Eating lunch, waiting for DVDs to burn. Baguette, cheese, ham, tomatoes, chili sauce, mayo. Nice.
Number One Son had to have a new calculator for his new school. Not just any old calculator, needed a graphing calculator that cost a silly amount. He came home last night and told us that he had lost it. Mrs RC was not impressed. I had half expected something like that. The good news is that he found it when he went to school today. Might superglue it to his arm or something...
I think that confidence in our new government is on the slide. Yesterday they announced that any person earning more than £44,000 would stop receiving Child Benefit (a small weekly payment for each child in a household). Someone immediately pointed out that a household with 2 people each earning $43,000 would still get it. Clearly they hadn't thought about this! Makes you proud to be British :-(
Going to try to get off to the library now - who ever thought that a 1-day loan was a good idea?
And finally - Norman Wisdom died today. He was a really funny guy, and by all reports also a really NICE guy! Here is a classic clip: