Arteta's young stallions are building something exhilarating. This is a squad that can win trophies and start to really shake off that malaise that has seen over a decade of Arsenal teams struggling to beat the top five powerhouse EPL clubs.
I feel an enormous amount of empathy for the young men of Russia who are desperate to not be drafted to fight in a completely unjustifiable war, demanded of them by a dictator. A man who is 100% malevolent evil.
The gift of genius - Roger Federer - so ends an elite, unforgettable, era. He will be missed.
I was fascinated by the cover story in last weekend's Canvas magazine written by Clementine Ford and Naomi Arnold. She really managed to make being a young Mum sound really, really, awful. Here are some of the quotes that I found most stimulating and thought provoking ..
Hate speech is an intensely controversial topic. I am firmly of the opinion that hate speech should not be further formalised into legislation without a significant amount of public debate. A nation-wide referendum at the very least. There needs to be a great deal of transparency around the process. That is our Democratic right.