Friday, 24 May 2019

#DeniedMyVote at the 2019 European Elections

You may have read about the news that many voters have been turned away from voting over here in the UK. I'd like to share a little analogy abut what happened, why it is so controversial and how it goes beyond voter suppression.

Wednesday, 6 February 2019

What's a gallon?

A little while ago, I wrote a post on Facebook complaining that my new car's fuel efficiency gauge was expressed in miles per gallon. "What's a gallon?" I asked.

Over here in England, fuel has been sold by the litre for decades. Gallons are an archaic unit which no-one under 40 has ever had to deal with.