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Fearless polymaths: irrelevance and creativity

31 January 2016 Jonathan 0

The worst thing that ever happened to universities was when someone had the bright idea of creating disciplines, instead of allowing students to explore a range of subjects. Education is supposed to broaden the mind. Now it narrows it.

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Walking the Tube

29 December 2015 Jonathan 0

Here’s an amusing trick you can play on people from Newfoundland or Lincolnshire. Take them to Bank Station and tell them to make their way to Mansion House. Using Beck’s […]