/ 16 February 2021

Apropos of nothing

A royal baby announcement on Valentines Day – where have we seen that before? It was Prince Harry’s parents’ announcement that he was on the way 37 years ago. Another fun fact about the photo that accompanied news that Harry and Meghan are expecting: it was shot remotely via iPad by photographer Misan Harriman.

If you’ve ever moved house and had to lug heavy and large items long distances, you’ll have some sympathy for these prehistoric removalists. There’s evidence that stone boulders were shifted 200km from Wales to Wiltshire to reform a little known monument called Stonehenge.

We know you don’t come to us for tips on being cool. Heaven help you if that’s the case… But if you’re texting a Gen Z, lay off the crying laughing emoji and replace it with the skull emoji. Pop star Taylor Swift was onto this early…

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