Four Es – Problem Solving

Susan Skull’s trip to the far future was planned in a conference room in the ship Nemesis. The ‘Exposition’ room was the first in set of themed rooms that followed a problem solving methodology. Future-tech, or old school, or common sense? Who knows? But it kicked down the fourth wall with a self-referential gag for anyone who was open to listening to it.

How capitalism works

Nick Allen reported from Washington that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin had both vowed to launch strengthening of their countries nuclear arsenals.

“…there was an immediate surge in shares of companies producing uranium amid anticipation of more demand for it in the nuclear program.”

Allen, N 2016, “With one tweet, Trump goes nuclear”, The Sydney Morning Herald, 24 December, p.18.