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Bernie Ecclestone’s fixation with TV is Formula 1’s undoing – Duncan Stephen explains why F1 is failing to adapt to the modern world.
6 point guide to spotting a potential defector – Dr Alan Wyburn-Powell’s research has found six characteristics present in MPs who switch parties.
Oil at 80 dollars – Jim Bliss puts forward the theory that lower oil prices are Saudi Arabia’s way of launching economic war with Iran.
An Open Letter to Ched Evans about your ‘Supporters’ -Brilliant stuff on how a young woman’s life is being ruined again by idiots claiming to be looking for justice.
All Dressed Up For Mars And Nowhere To Go – Why the supposed Mars One colonization mission seems unlikely to ever get off the Earth.

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Here’s 2013’s first set of links:

In an EU referendum, what does NO mean? – Jon Worth looks at Cameron’s latest European strategy and wonders where it might lead.
Behaving in politics as if we were normal people – “prefigurative action” – Jon Worth again, this time on the disconnect between politics and real life.
20 obsolete English words that should make a comeback – It might jargogle at first, and using them could make you seem ludibrious, but ignore those who brabble about the perissology and think how illecebrous it could make you. You might kench at least.
Happy New Year – Jim Bliss explains the lifecycle of a typical blog in a few paragraphs.
Crazy Cat Person – Just a nice story of adopting rescued cats. See? I can share non-cynical heart-warming stuff too.

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