The Guardian: Checks on both sides of Irish border ‘mandatory under no-deal Brexit’ - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/17/checks-on-both-sides-of-irish-border-mandatory-under-no-deal-brexit
WTO rules are rules.
@ShippersUnbound@twitter on BBC: UK has negotiated like 27 countries and the EU has negotiated like 1. #Brexit
A #Brexit workflow seen on the bird site - https://twitter.com/jonworth/status/1085633994224517122/photo/1 looks like a complex telecom workflow.
btw: #Brexit delay by Art. 50 extension collides with next EU elections in May (the month!). Just because this isn't complicated enough alread.
Guardian: EU glyphosate approval was based on plagiarised Monsanto text, report finds
#Brexit: one calls it "insurance policy", one calls it "trap", others simply say "backstop". But how bad did _everyone_ manage negotiations to get to this point?
President of German parliarment against using Twitter and FB to communicate with public [in German] - https://www.welt.de/wirtschaft/article187066072/Kein-Twitter-kein-Facebook-Darum-meidet-der-Bundestag-die-sozialen-Netzwerke.html
The Real Cost of Cheap Groceries - http://fortune.com/longform/cheap-groceries-food-farmers-laborers/
Important to educate consumers on the impact of their choices! Cheap food has almost no positive consequences, for no one. Yet it exists only because we buy it!
Most important vote of a decade on #Brexit, so why are most seats in the UK parliarment right now empty? Strange, no? Seeing the same in Germany as well...
work on an equal earth political map http://equal-earth.com/physical/
Lunch time entertainment: the impossible coin trick that fooled Penn and Teller: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jL2Zx3GM42k
CAN evaluation how European countries do on fighting climate change: http://www.caneurope.org/docman/climate-energy-targets/3357-off-target-ranking-of-eu-countries-ambition-and-progress-in-fighting-climate-change/file
Testing ink for fountain pens seems to be rather scientific ;)
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