172016Nov

Who Dares Wins

I’ve been watching the Channel 4 show, SAS: Who Dares Wins and was genuinely impressed by some of the civilians who went through the re-creation of the SAS selection process. In the second series, which finished the other night, it came down to just two men. There was Charlie; (second from right in the photo)…

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102016Nov

Forget Everything You Knew Before…

I really do my best to avoid writing in a¬†partisan fashion about politics and the U.S. Presidential Election was pretty easy to stick to this principle. Both candidates were a long, long way from where I would align myself. That said, I went to bed thinking to myself, “Surely Clinton will win, despite the investigations…

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32016Nov

A Lesson Learned From My Son

The other day, I noticed the shower gel was standing on a sideboard and not in the bathroom where it normally resides. I asked my youngest son if he knew about the apparent teleporting of this essential but relatively low-profile piece of equipment. He told me he had taken it to the gym and hadn’t…

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