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Month: May 2010

Blogger-rolling

Blogger-rolling

I’ve allowed myself to become involved in something I don’t fully understand, and which I’m not quite sure I want to understand. Back when I was a hack on Publishing News, I spent a lot of fun evenings at book launches in the Westminster bookshop Politico’s, run by John Simmonds and Iain Dale. While I regard Iain as a friend and have always enjoyed his company, I’m not sure I really trust him. He’s an operator. Normally I fight shy…

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D’oh

D’oh

The other day, I linked, rather too gleefully, to a blog that had amused me. In my reverie, I’d failed to notice that the site had connections to deeply unsavoury organisations. I’ve withdrawn that site’s Michelin star, and no mistake.