Ukraine, Malaysian Flight 370 and The Cuban Missile Crisis: Media Coverage

During the last two weeks of October 1962 I was only three, so I certainly can’t claim to have any memory of the events that have come to be known as the Cuban Missile Crisis. Mind you like most people I am now familiar with the stand-off between the United States and the USSR thatContinue reading “Ukraine, Malaysian Flight 370 and The Cuban Missile Crisis: Media Coverage”

St. Patrick’s Day Etiquette

The way to return the Irish greeting ‘Top of the morning to you’ is to say ‘and the rest of the day to yourself’. Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day, when we’re all at least a little bit Irish, or so the saying goes. This significantly increases the chances of someone greeting you with the phraseContinue reading “St. Patrick’s Day Etiquette”