Issue 100:2017 04 13:contents

13 April 2017: Issue 100

Editor in booklined room at desk looking away from us - at 100 issues

The week’s news



Centenary Issue

100 up! by John Watson

A message to our readers


The French election by Richard PooleyV

What can the literature teach us about the candidates and their policies?

Bojo misses the party by John Watson

He is right not to go to Moscow

The Luck Of Mrs May by Robert Kilconner


A fairy tale

Revolution by J.R.Thomas

The Mayor, Aldermen, and Common Councilmen of the City of London

When Gove and Corbyn agree: VAT on school fees by Frank O’Nomics

Have proponents really considered the consequences?


A Moveable Feast by Neil Tidmarsh

The milk chocolate Easter algorithm

Silence in Court? by Chin Chin

Better to keep the phone quiet

The Ski Club of Great Britain by Lynda Goetz

Over 100 years old and going strong


America after the fall

Royal Academy

reviewed by Lynda Goetz

Revolution – Russian Art 1917-1932

Royal Academy

reviewed by Lynda Goetz

Puzzles and Cartoons

Crossword, by Boffles: “Tarts.”

Solution to the last crossword “Plain Vanilla 19”

Cartoons by AGGro.

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Issue 95: 09 March 2017

Issue 96: 16 March 2017

Issue 97: 23 March 2017

Issue 98: 30 March 2017

Issue 99: 06 April 2017


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