Five Things on a Friday

  1. These cakes are some of the most beautiful things I have ever seen. And they look delicious. I expect to see this style of decoration on GBBO next series or so…
  2. “A’ghailleann”: On Language-Learning and the Decolonisation of the Mind

  3. Body on the Moor: Why did this man travel 200 miles to die here? Unsolved mysteries are an enduring interest of mine– see also, the Taman Shud man.
  4. The ‘Bat Man’ of Los Angeles

Five Things on a Friday

  1. Two wonderful people have worked out the legal position if you have fallen victim to sex pollen in modern US law, and in 13th century canon law. Thank you, o benefactors.
  2. Ten historical Hungarian castles for you to admire!
  3. Of course one of the oldest handwritten documents discovered in Britain discusses beer deliveries.
  4. Down Goes Brown is on the Graun. For those of you who aren’t entirely certain what this Stanley Cup thing is…
  5. And, if you are wondering how to keep your pearls happy, The Court Jeweller is here for you. Selflessly, I volunteer to wear pearls around the house. You know, to perk them up.