Insulate Britain

Here’s what happens when the stupid actions of protesters angers ordinary people

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Yesterday, I saw this video where a motorist drove into an Insulate Britain protester (don’t worry, they survived):

Who are Insulate Britain?

They are climate campaigners who, according to their website, have two demands:

1 — That the UK government immediately promises to fully fund and take responsibility for the insulation of all…


Medium Membership

Did you want to read? To write? To earn lots of money?

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As I suspected, it seems that most members on Medium are writers. So, what first brought YOU to Medium?

Were you already a writer but were searching for a platform with an audience?

Were you looking for a way to make money?

Or did you want to read great content…


David Mitchell

He’s the most hilarious person who was ever invented

Will David Mitchell Be On Taskmaster?
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“Will David Mitchell be on Taskmaster?” That’s the question I kept asking myself recently. I have the answer. But first: who is David Mitchell and what is Taskmaster?

Already know who/what David Mitchell and Taskmaster are? Scroll down to the section below called “Will David Michell be on Taskmaster?”

Who is David Mitchell?

David…


Free Will

If you think you are, did you choose to think that?

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“You are not in control of your mind — because you, as a conscious agent, are only part of your mind, living at the mercy of other parts.”
― Sam Harris

You may be under the impression that you consciously make decisions. But that’s not how the brain works. …


Writing opinions about current events can be a fantastic approach

Photo by Dimitris Kalogeropoylos on flickr.com

Got writer’s block? Here’s a great tip.

One thing I sometimes do is to browse the headlines in Google News. This can be a great way to get new ideas for things to write about.

You might spot something that gets you angry or excited. Anything like that is perfect…


Transcendental Meditation

Luckily, you can learn a very similar technique for only $25

Why is Transcendental Meditation So Expensive?
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Why is Transcendental Meditation so expensive? Surely it doesn’t need to be. If the technique is as simple and natural as they claim it is, it should be easy to teach, right?

What is Transcendental Meditation?

It is a form of meditation that involves effortlessly thinking a mantra silently in your mind. …

Edward John

Health, meditation, self-improvement, opinions, plus some silly stories. Mildly autistic. About me: shorturl.at/zNRZ8. Contact me: edwardjohnwrites@gmail.com

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