Today I booked my round-trip train ticket to Heathrow for Eastercon weekend; I also looked up prices for a day-return journey to London Waterloo next Wednesday for a â€œWeb2.0 in Librariesâ€ course Iâ€™m attending.
The latter costs more than the former.
Iâ€™m not sure what the word for this particular brand of idiocy might be; I may be obliged to invent my own. But hey, that increase in petrol tax should encourage a higher take-up of â€¦ oh, wait. We have more to fear from grumpy truck drivers than global warming, according to Mr Darling.
Now, where did I put that silver lining?