Archive for July, 2010

Getting Away With It

July 22, 2010

I am not a lawyer and this is just a rant.

The Metropolitan Police officer who struck Ian Tomlinson shortly before his death is to escape prosecution. (more…)

TaxPayers Alliance on Speed

July 14, 2010

[BPSDB]Numerous newspapers have carried the TaxPayers Alliance’s claim that speed cameras cause road deaths, so I thought I would take a closer look at the figures. (more…)

Selecting Data

July 10, 2010

Simon Hoggart, Guardian columnist and self-styled ‘climate change agnostic’ seems to think that proving something in science is all a matter of cherry-picking data. (more…)