Tree-hugging pandemic therapy, home-delivered litter. What will governments do next?

by Rashmee

Posted on December 20, 2020


In August, this blog explored “unique” government jobs that push up against the category of weird. These include Puppy Webcam Guru, Professional sleeper and Chicago’s Census Cowboy. Well, now we’ll be looking at the weirdest government stories of the year, which is to say the strangest things done by officials at a federal, state or local … Continue reading “Tree-hugging pandemic therapy, home-delivered litter. What will governments do next?”

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What does Google search data say about our changing world?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 5, 2015


First, there are more than three billion searches a day around the world and it does say something if in 2015, London mainly uses English, French, German and Spanish, in that order. Second, let’s not get carried away by the results of the newly released interactive from Google News Lab, which shows the changing pattern of main … Continue reading “What does Google search data say about our changing world?”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK