BBC’S Great Lives had a profile of Harold Pinter featuring critic and biographer Michael Billington and Diane Abbott MP, who chose him for her great life. Her contention that he was right on every big political question is not one I share.
The RSA featured a talk by philosopher Julian Baggini looking at what the self is: What Does it Mean to be You?
In his blog Frontal Cortex Jonah Lerner looks at memory reconsolidation: Ads Implant False Memories
According toThe Daily Mash the recent threat of the End of Days would have made little difference to Britain: Biblical apocalypse leaves much of Britain unchanged.