Scotland

This is a test to see how well Google+ posts can be shared with WordPress. So far I’m not impressed.

As much as Flickr is annoying me with its removal of certain features (especially the removal of the post to WordPress feature) it is a much better starting point for hosting images for sharing elsewhere. Sharing to a blog from Google+ seems too bloody hard.

Rubbish

A nation of slaves – Charlie’s Diary

One of my favourite writers finds a particularly difficult nail and hits in squarely on the head in his most recent article, and asks a questions that will be sure to have Daily Mail readers choking on their Nescafé:

Today, in the political discourse of the west, it is almost unthinkably hard to ask a very simple question: why should we work?

via A nation of slaves – Charlie’s Diary.

It’s a very interesting read.