Once when I was working as an engineer at a large software company, my team received a report that a serious bug had been discovered in a feature we had launched several days prior. Unfortunately this wasn’t a bug that would show up in our automated alerts and it was…

The Article 50 bill took a couple more months to wriggle its way through a maze of legislative bureaucracy before finally coming into effect on 16 March 2017. May now legally had the power to pull the trigger and she did so two weeks later on 28 March. With a…

Bacongate

“Well son, it all started with a bacon sandwich.” Avid redditors will recognize this line as the meme du jour on the /r/ukpolitics subreddit. The refrain pokes fun at how our current generation will try to begin explaining the convoluted and embarrassing political saga that Brexit has become to our…

Rory MacQueen

Software Engineer. I enjoy thinking about technology, finance, philosophy, and politics

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