Rumsfeld dies…

“America’s worst secretary of defense never expressed a quiver of regret.”

https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/06/how-donald-rumsfeld-deserves-be-remembered/619334/

Two of the best documentaries ever made are The Fog of War and The Unknown Known.

After seeing both, I was left with the enduring memory of one Secretary being an intelligent man who had learnt massively during a life of service.

The other, Rumsfled, came across as a class clown who became a politician because nobody else would have him. Obsessed with his own intelligence and wit, he destroyed almost all he touched.

Dear England by Gareth Southgate…

“Why would you choose to insult somebody for something as ridiculous as the colour of their skin?

Why?

Unfortunately for those people that engage in that kind of behaviour, I have some bad news. You’re on the losing side. It’s clear to me that we are heading for a much more tolerant and understanding society”

Dear England by Gareth Southgate | The Players’ Tribune

Cost savings from going green…

Biggest issue for this happening is that the savings are not in the same places as the investments. We’ve split the business out into it’s parts and therefore for this to happen we need to tax one part of the system to invest in another.

Flip Chart Fairy Tales | Business Bullshit, Corporate Crap and other stuff from the World of Work

Random thoughts…