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Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a life less ordinary

Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a life less ordinary

NORMAL: either you take it as a compliment or an insult. It’s down there with “ordinary”.

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, demand an end to politicians’ passion and sincerity

Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, demand an end to politicians’ passion and sincerity

I HAVE no intention, here in this pleasant and glamorous space, of discussing politics (veteran readers: “That means he’s going to spend the…

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far as it goes: social distancing is near to my heart

Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far as it goes: social distancing is near to my heart

WHAT’S a little distancing between us? Go on, stick your nose closer to the page or screen. Let’s snuggle in a little closer.

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder post-corona society must have a prison in every village

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder post-corona society must have a prison in every village

SOMETHING a friend said this week lodged in my brain like a peanut in a tooth: to wit, that in any society or community around 20-25 per cent of the…

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles mean trouble

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles mean trouble

SOMETIMES I appal myself. But I cannot deny that a small, reprehensible part of me will regret the lifting of the coronavirus lockdown.

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happy life – find a spaceship where everyone gets along

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happy life – find a spaceship where everyone gets along

LET me take you to an idyllic, hopeful, motivated place where social distancing would be difficult; where all sorts of folk get on because they have…

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open-minded

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open-minded

I LIKE a good cubicle, me. Open-plan was the worst thing that happened to workplaces. People could see you weeping.

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy might make some folk gag but the joke’s not over yet

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy might make some folk gag but the joke’s not over yet

GLUMNESS settles on a large part of the nation whenever the subject of comedy comes up now. The lockdown has led to a more frenetic search for…

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a life less ordinary

Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a life less ordinary

NORMAL: either you take it as a compliment or an insult. It’s down there with “ordinary”.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a ...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open-minded

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open-minded

I LIKE a good cubicle, me. Open-plan was the worst thing that happened to workplaces. People could see you weeping.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open...→
  • #Robert McNeil
Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles mean trouble

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles mean trouble

SOMETIMES I appal myself. But I cannot deny that a small, reprehensible part of me will regret the lifting of the coronavirus lockdown.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles m...→
  • #Robert McNeil
Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far as it goes: social distancing is near to my heart

Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far as it goes: social distancing is near to my heart

WHAT’S a little distancing between us? Go on, stick your nose closer to the page or screen. Let’s snuggle in a little closer.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder post-corona society must have a prison in every village

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder post-corona society must have a prison in every village

SOMETHING a friend said this week lodged in my brain like a peanut in a tooth: to wit, that in any society or community around 20-25 per cent of the…

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder pos...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, demand an end to politicians’ passion and sincerity

Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, demand an end to politicians’ passion and sincerity

I HAVE no intention, here in this pleasant and glamorous space, of discussing politics (veteran readers: “That means he’s going to spend the…

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy might make some folk gag but the joke’s not over yet

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy might make some folk gag but the joke’s not over yet

GLUMNESS settles on a large part of the nation whenever the subject of comedy comes up now. The lockdown has led to a more frenetic search for…

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy mi...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happy life – find a spaceship where everyone gets along

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happy life – find a spaceship where everyone gets along

LET me take you to an idyllic, hopeful, motivated place where social distancing would be difficult; where all sorts of folk get on because they have…

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Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a life less ordinary

Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a life less ordinary

NORMAL: either you take it as a compliment or an insult. It’s down there with “ordinary”.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: New normal is a ...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder post-corona society must have a prison in every village

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder post-corona society must have a prison in every village

SOMETHING a friend said this week lodged in my brain like a peanut in a tooth: to wit, that in any society or community around 20-25 per cent of the…

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why a kinder pos...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open-minded

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open-minded

I LIKE a good cubicle, me. Open-plan was the worst thing that happened to workplaces. People could see you weeping.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Why I’m not open...→
  • #Robert McNeil
Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, demand an end to politicians’ passion and sincerity

Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, demand an end to politicians’ passion and sincerity

I HAVE no intention, here in this pleasant and glamorous space, of discussing politics (veteran readers: “That means he’s going to spend the…

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: We, the people, ...→
  • #Robert McNeil
Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles mean trouble

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles mean trouble

SOMETIMES I appal myself. But I cannot deny that a small, reprehensible part of me will regret the lifting of the coronavirus lockdown.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Social bubbles m...→
  • #Robert McNeil
Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy might make some folk gag but the joke’s not over yet

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy might make some folk gag but the joke’s not over yet

GLUMNESS settles on a large part of the nation whenever the subject of comedy comes up now. The lockdown has led to a more frenetic search for…

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Modern comedy mi...→
  • #Robert McNeil
Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far as it goes: social distancing is near to my heart

Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far as it goes: social distancing is near to my heart

WHAT’S a little distancing between us? Go on, stick your nose closer to the page or screen. Let’s snuggle in a little closer.

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: It’s fine as far...→
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Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happy life – find a spaceship where everyone gets along

Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happy life – find a spaceship where everyone gets along

LET me take you to an idyllic, hopeful, motivated place where social distancing would be difficult; where all sorts of folk get on because they have…

Read full article: Opinion: Robert McNeil: Secret of a happ...→
  • #Robert McNeil