Assoc Fellow at RUSI. Security+CBRN. King of Nerve Agent Twitter. Ex US Army and USSS. Liveryman of London. 🇺🇸🇬🇧 dual citizen, ex-verger. Author of 'Toxic'
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Aug 5 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
I ran across Russian tourists in London yesterday. Time for a visa ban?
Individual Russian nationals should not be allowed to evade sanctions by buying stuff in London
Aug 5 • 7 tweets • 2 min read
Well, a bit of a sales pitch. Many of you will know I am an active member, volunteer, and once verger of @smitf_london....
As part of our recovery from, frankly, hard times in church life, we are proud to announce our upcoming Autumn lecture series:
"What Am I Living For?" stmartin-in-the-fields.org/congregational…
Aug 4 • 12 tweets • 2 min read
OK. So, why do I get upset when people say that tear gas / pepper spray is "nerve agent". I mean, what difference does it make? Well, it makes a difference.
I mean, on a basic definition level it is wrong. "Nerve agents" interfere with acetylcholinesterse and the tear gases don't; That's part of the reason I get upset, but it's not the important reason.