Dr Johnson defined gallimaufry as
1. A hoch-poch ...
2. Any inconsistent or ridiculous medley. ...
Here's another hoch-poch, or hotch-potch (though, of course, not a hotchpot) of links Continue Reading
There are some - related - articles in today's Irish Independent on themes which have featured on this blog. A report published yesterday by the Higher Education Authority (HEA) shows that the number Continue Reading
On the sin of mobile or cell phones ringing in class, here's a YouTube clip of Hugh Jackman stopping a performance because a phone is going off (and remains unanswered and unsilenced for quite a long Continue Reading
The current edition of Times Higher Education (I can't get used to this odd title, I keep wanting to add "Supplement"; but it was dropped some time ago, so I must resist the temptation) has articles Continue Reading
Hi there! Thanks for dropping by. I'm Eoin O'Dell, and this is my blog: Cearta.ie - the Irish for rights.
"Cearta" really is the Irish word for rights, so the title provides some sense of the scope of this blog. In general, I write about private law, free speech, and cyber law; and, in particular, I write about Irish law and education policy.