Tag: lie

September 23, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Nonsense Spin doctors, trolls & conspiracy theorists spout nonsense.  We can dismiss disinformation as hype & attention-seeking.  But ignoring statistics, compiled with care & expertise, leaves us in the dark with no proper basis on which to make decisions – for business, health or government.  Take nobody’s word for it.  See through the hype Guessed the…

February 21, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Ploughman’s lunch The ploughman’s lunch – all porky pies?  Alludes to rustic, outdoor, bygone times, but actually dates from 1950s promotion in pubs to boost cheese sales.  Sounds hot, sophisticated & substantial, when it’s a simple, light meal – bread, cheese, pickle, maybe added pie, egg & salad – eaten cold, with a glass of…

May 12, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Terms & conditions “I have read and agree to the Terms & Conditions” – the most common lie in the world? Guessed the word?    Series 3  (5/7)    [photo: geralt]