11 May 2017: Issue 104

The week’s news – your chance to catch up

 Comment

Pledges And Promises by John Watson

The fun will shortly begin.

 On the Hill, Off the Rails by J R Thomas

The administration takes shape.

Sell In May And Go Away by Frank O’Nomics

Or should we just put some “Vix” in our investment chest?

Congratulations, new President M. Now stop World War III by Neil Tidmarsh

President Moon, that is, not President Macron.

Features

Badminton Horse Trials by Lynda Goetz

Not just for the ‘horsey’ crowd.

“D***, And B***” by Chin Chin

Swearing as an aid to performance.

Misty Distant Borders by J R Thomas

The books of Lord Dunsany.

Reviews

Adults In The Room (by Yanis Varoufakis)

Published by Bodley Head

reviewed by Peter Hanratty (Madagascar British Chamber of Commerce)

Puzzles and Cartoons

Cartoons by AGGro.

Crossword by Boffles: “Plain Vanilla 20”

Solution to the last crossword “Rhyme Time”

Quiz by Boffles.

Answers to Quiz.

Readers’ Letters

Letter from Paul Johnston.

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Issue 101: 20 April 2017

Issue 102: 27 April 2017

Issue 103: 04 May 2017

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