My first post for the nice people at the Huffpo:
[Er … apologies if it sounds slightly familiar.]
IN OTHER NEWS
Tense times right now here in Niceland, as parliament is debating whether or not to enter into talks with the EU. It’s been going on for days and it looks set to be a very close call. They were due to vote on it at 6 pm this evening, but it’s been put off until tomorrow at noon. The Social Democrats wish to submit an application by 27 July; meanwhile the Civic Movement pulled a fast one today and proposed a deal with the SDs – that they would support the EU proposition if the SDs reneged on the Icesave agreement and went back to the drawing board. Drama and intrigue. Stay tuned!
AND THE WEATHER IS …
Beautiful sunny day but with a pesky old wind from the north, which as we all know if a major drawback to the quality of life in this country. Seriously, if I had to choose between the fricking banking crisis and not having any wind, any more, ever … I’d choose the banking crisis.* Along with the wind we now have slightly cooler temps than in the past few days