Life from the In-Between

‘Buying Stuff.’ When I was a lad (said with the required Yorkshire accent) buying stuff was simple. Three main options were open to you. A private sale, buy through a shop or order from a catalogue. Most deals were for cash or on tick. Your rights were weak – caveat emptor was the norm. Warranty’s … Read more

Life from the In-Between

‘Keep Calm and …’ Annoying isn’t it. The ‘Keep Calm and…’ epidemic that has spread across our world. It seems if you can’t come with an original slogan just borrow ‘Keep Calm and…’ as a cheap way out. Originally produced in 1939, at the outbreak of the Second World War, it was designed to raise … Read more