archaeology enormous penis
Interesting: the Cerne Abbas giant dates from 700-AD1100, it's neither prehistoric nor early modern as assumed:
Really good run this morning, felt like I was fizzing with energy, significantly faster than the equivalent run for the last few weeks #running
Yay it's raining!
Chris Dillow: "Whilst people will vote for something, even if it’s lousy, they don’t often vote for nothing."
While #running saw a bunch of people starting the Thames Path 100 mile ultra. They seemed very cheerful, lots of Good Mornings. Would love to run that sometime if this body ever recovers.
World's oldest surviving diving suite is half-cute, half-terrifying
Replica gets tried out:
UK local election
Voted as planned. Green 1st, Labour 2nd for Mayor, Labour for the constituency member, Green for Londonwide. Do vote if you're eligible! #ukelection
UK politics Labour
Pissed off at how allegedly left media are mindlessly repeating Starmer's "will take time to rebuild" excuse for likely local election failure. Jeremy Corbyn became leader in Sep 2015. All these elections were last held under Corbyn. If Starmer does worse than Corbyn it's not because it's taking him time to recover from Corbyn.
Good Dogs alert: "Conservation dogs" sniff out invasive or endangered species to protect habitats
Tried the outdoor gym for the first time in a year. Nearly clobbered my head with the pull-down machine: confused it with the pull-up bars and wasn't expecting it to move. #whyYesIAmAGenius
UK politics / Coronavirus / (a very tiny) call to action
We're not talking about the KFC secret blend of herbs here, these are millions of people's lives, physical and mental health, and livelihoods that are needlessly being put on the line through the most wanky capitalist gatekeeping and nationalism.
Please sign this petition to support the proposal to suspend patents for COVID-19 vaccines:
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