There is every reason to believe that vaccination is making short work of the pandemic in the UK, but it is always worth learning lessons. Iā€™ll remember to trust the competence of the government a little less, to trust mathematical models a little more and to have some respect for the decency of ordinary people.

Tim Harford

The idea that a focus group might have good ideas when no one has had the courage to put them out there first of all is absurd.

The world is not changed by asking for consent. It is always changed by those who refuse to give their consent to what the consensus might be.

Richard Murphy

Tom Fishburne

An unfortunate side-effect of ad-blocking and tracker-blocking is that I get confronted by various kinds of CAPTCHA (Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart) a lot, particularly for site sign-ups or shopping check-outs.