Discuss this blatant excuse to mention that I'm still looking for pitches for an 'Alternate Ireland' anthology vignette here.
The current vignette challenge is on 'daft systems of government' and can be found here. Entries are open until the 26th.
Discuss this article by @SpanishSpy here
This is the third article on this subject after one by David and one by myself. I like to think it's now our equivalent of the cup and balls trick for magicians, where everybody has to do one at some point and give their twist on it.