Anyone fancy a goldfish bowl facilitated conversation about under-capacitated improvement levers that could cross-fertilise predictors of beaconicity and offer meaningful reusable interactivity? If so, visit the British Local Government Association’s valiant attempt to defend the language of Shakespeare through its 2010 Banned Words List [h/t Richard King]
Bill Easterly has a moment of self doubt, as he realizes that quite a few readers are getting irritated by his tone (snide, know it all, that kind of thing – see here for a summary). Stand back and wait for a new, big-hug-Bill (but don’t hold your breath).
And apropos of absolutely nothing, cause and effect, turbo version [h/t David Stephen]