Monthly Archives: January 2007

My career plans

Apparently, the English are looking for a new royal familY:

There has long been debate regarding the validity of King Harold’s claim to the throne, so to mark the opening of the new £2.3m visitor centre at Battle Abbey and Battlefield in February, English Heritage are researching the history that might have happened.

We aim to inspire people to take a fresh look at history and we want to explore any of these possible alternatives:

Apparently, I am working for the UN

There is a Swiss website called UN Jobs, which, true to its name, lists such positions as “Program Officer, Kabul: World Food Program.”

I have recently discovered that it has one page dedicated to me, and another dedicated to Matthew David Brozik, my co-author on the Government Manual series.

Why? I don’t know. I can only speculate that The Government Bureau of Superheroics and The Enchantment Administration have been taken over by the UN. Either that, or Matthew has signed us both up to be radio operators in Qalat, Afghanistan without telling me.