Initiations - Team-bonding exuberance or just a means to make people cry?

Having woken yesterday morning to the news that the University of Gloucester was investigating the events of Fresher’s week initiations, I was immediately taken back to not so distant memories of similar team bonding rituals I had witnessed or taken part in.

The Waiting Pit Bull: The Palin Factor and It's Nightmare Scenario

Sarah PalinIn just over a months time, Americans will go to the polls and elect their 44th President. Current polling has shown Obama pulling away after a short period of deadlock, with the dire state of the economy seeming to work in his favour.