I thought it would be a postcard with me waving and catching some rays as we cruised through the waters... instead it was 63 tacks and work – more of a postcard from the edge as I damn near slipped into the water on a couple of occasions. Guest of Jamie MacLeod, new CEO of Berry Asset Management, and founder of Skandia, I loved the drama of the whole day. Cowes Week kicked off today, and I was there!
As far as Julian ASSange and Wikileaks go, I hope that the anti-war protestors amongst us show solidarity with their governments, and post a running list of those killed due to this leak - when God forbid - innocents start dying as a result of those named in the leaks. Assange is clearly so enthralled with the media attention - his 15 minutes of fame - that he's acting out an adolescent approach to war protesting - threatening everyone in the process. He has a right to believe what he believes, but his actions will just incite more terror, hatred, insecurity globally, and force western governments to tighten up security measures. What an ASS