- Yes there are Police in Lapland
- Finland also has <bang-bang-folk>
- Bet you didn't know that about screwdrivers, unless you're Canadian
- Dau.II is reading The Body by Bill Bryson. She's asking some real good questions about how it all works. So there's NaCl sodium chloride which is harmless. Why can't we eat Sodium? Because!
- Sapir-Whorf Department of linguistics- language forces your attention
- Let's hear it for corncrakes Grex grex <onomatopoeia alert>
October round-up: Same-sex marriage legalised in The North! Next stop Turkey, Sudan, Russia?