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The conversational “ping”

It’s always a tense part of any movie involving submarines. Hidden under the surface, the commander says “one ping only please”; a signal is sent and the tension rises as we wait to see if there’s something out there. (My favourite submarine move remains “Crimson… Read More

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Cohorts are a decision

Cohort seems to be one of those words that has crept into usage as a way of conveniently describing a group of people. It’s not good use of a powerful word. The dictionary definition of cohort is “a group of people with similar characteristics”. Its… Read More