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Worth Reading 162: A season of baseball

Philip K. Dick was right: we are becoming androids – “The deep problem, for Dick, wasn’t that mechanisms might become more manlike. It’s that men might be reduced to mechanisms.” Why I Just Cancelled My Direct Debit To The Electoral Reform Society –…

The Time Lord and the Defence Secretary

Important political question of the day: is Philip Hammond actually David Tennant with grey hair? Does this mean that his pleas to protect defence spending are actually about protecting Britain’s share of the UNIT budget?