the guardian: Brexit is a war between reason and faith, so we’ll treat it as one | Lucy Mangan

Brexit is a war between reason and faith, so we’ll treat it as one | Lucy Mangan
The footbridge between the fact-storing bit of my brain and its anxiety centres has collapsed. King Arthur – save us! As the Brexit, climate crisis, Trump (of the American and British varieties) hits just keep coming, my friends and I find ourselves turning increasingly to an unexpected form of self-medication. Not booze or Valium – we long ago maxed out on those – but to television. By far the most popular audiovisual drug of choice – including my own – is Brooklyn Nine-Nine; seven seasons of

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‘We’re doomed’: Mayer Hillman on the climate reality no one else will dare mention | Climate change | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/apr/26/were-doomed-mayer-hillman-on-the-climate-reality-no-one-else-will-dare-mention

The Independent: British rules to blame for kipper ‘plastic ice pillow’ that Boris Johnson blamed on EU in bizarre rant

British rules to blame for kipper ‘plastic ice pillow’ that Boris Johnson blamed on EU in bizarre rant
Boris Johnson’s claim that British kipper producers are being hit by EU food safety rules was branded “fake news” by Brussels, after it emerged the regulations had been imposed by the UK government.

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