So apparently the UK Trident nuclear defence system would be launched if the submarine was unable to pick up Radio 4, as this would be taken to indicate the UK was no longer a functioning state – see journalist Simon Rickett’s tweet below:
Interesting detail I didn’t know, The signal that the UK is no longer a functioning state – Radio 4 cannot be heard. pic.twitter.com/hRJs2tpPBy
— SimonNRicketts (@SimonNRicketts) September 30, 2015
Just a little doodle that stands alone but was inspired by the news that London’s police force is reporting Islamophobic incidents are up 70 per cent and antisemitic incidents up 93 per cent.
A little doodle in response to the controversial idea of the former CIA director, it is explained in more detail on CNN but still seems more than a little ‘wacky’, to say the least.
Scientists report that Koko, the Gorilla, shows signs of breathing and vocalisation that indicates apes may be closer to learning to talk than we think. This cartoon suggests that maybe they haven’t yet out of politeness.
Hundreds of migrants have drowned in the Mediterranean already (opens in new window). This is a cartoon about this tragedy and the phrase ‘beach-body ready’ that prevails, having been the tagline of a controversial and eventually banned advert.
Just a cheesy thing I drew to blaspheme against the king of the Jews and wish you a Happy Easter x