Things we love

The Economist, The Beatles, chess, Samuel Beckett, Twitter, Levi’s jeans, breathing, sausages from a proper butcher, Budapest, wind turbines, HaÇienda, physics, CreativeCommons.org, Patrick Cox, taking notes, the Chrysler Building, flock wallpaper, homegrown vegetables, Mark E. Smith, PowerPoint, Radio 4, Kenyan coffee, Brian Clough, 12” vinyl, sketching, Sir Hardy Aimes, Google, Albert Camus, Thai food, the ‘Prince Albert’ tie knot, John Maynard Keynes, woodworking, Smythson’s of Bond Street, Christmas cake, Apple, striped socks, common sense, Sub>>Pop, Havana Club mojitos, North by Northwest, blogging, vanilla ice cream, Test Match cricket, batucada, FairTrade, lego, etymology, Boy’s Own records, moo.com, passionate debate, TV adverts, John Smedley, giraffes, open source software, Molton Brown, toasted teacakes, Motown, empathy, paisley, Hendrick’s, art galleries, Nintendo Wii, low energy light bulbs, pamphleteering, Iceland, Vigna Rampone, Sundays, Kurt Vonnegut, Illya Kuryakin and Napoleon Solo, Barry’s Farm, Staedtler Noris HB pencils, Family Guy,  Fowler’s Modern English Usage, discarding ideas, rollercoasters, Pixar, the Lake District, laughing uncontrollably, canal locks, Zubrówka, walking, Sweden, international train travel,  The Old Vicarage, truth