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Why So Much Negativity?

July 17, 2012 by Londonpupil

Just a short blog to ask: Why are people so negative about everything? London 2012 Olympics organisation, traffic issues, economy, weather……for me it is a mixture of a number of… Read more…

Laughter is the best medicine but also the best explanation

October 18, 2011 by Londonpupil

  I came across this on AngloINFO London’s Facebook page and was immediately taken with the simplicity of it and how sometimes, very complex matters, such as the current economic climate,  can… Read more…

Categories: Thought Provoking

The World is Upside Down

September 23, 2011 by Londonpupil

  Just a thought – when we read the newspapers and watch the television and hear of all these billions and trillions being wiped off everywhere – it occurs to… Read more…

Categories: Thought Provoking

Is There Something Wrong With Me? The Economics of Football

September 1, 2011 by Londonpupil

  Is there something wrong with me or does anyone else find the fact that English football clubs spent over £400 million pounds in the “transfer window” slightly disturbing and… Read more…

Categories: Thought Provoking

Getting Back To Normal?

August 24, 2011 by Londonpupil

  Now there’s an expression. One that most of us think we understand but one which can have immense meaning to someone who has not had “normal” in their lives… Read more…

Who Said That…..

August 16, 2011 by Londonpupil

  “…..If fidelity to freedom of democracy is the code of our civic religion then surely the code of our humanity is faithful service to that unwritten commandment that says… Read more…

Categories: Thought Provoking

Just A Thought

August 16, 2011 by Londonpupil

  Nelson Mandela quoting Marianne Williamson in his inaugural speech said: “…Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure…. Read more…

Categories: Thoughts About London

London 2012 Olympics – A Festival of Sport?

August 13, 2011 by Londonpupil

  The word festival is much used these days. Wikipedia describe it in this way: “Among many religions, a feast is a set of celebrations in honour of God or gods. A feast and… Read more…

Categories: London 2012 Olympics

From Bad Things Come Good Things – the good guys are on their way

August 11, 2011 by Londonpupil

It has to be said that the last few days in London have not been its proudest or best ever.  The scenes that we have all watched on television and… Read more…