Donald MacInnes

Donald MacInnes writes Tales from the Water Cooler, which can be found every Saturday on page 2 of i. And, although a financial near-imbecile, he writes a weekly column in The Independent’s Money section, also on Saturdays. He writes regularly on a broad range of subjects in i’s Freeview section and occasionally fills in on Simon Kelner’s daily column when emotionally up to it. @DonaldAMacInnes

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Tales from The Water Cooler: Any vacancy for an Ice Cream Tsar?

Now we know how to combat the threat of hyper-intelligent simians

Tales from the Water Cooler: The royal baby and a terrible error at St Mary’s Hospital

There's a long way to the throne for young Prince George

Tales from the Water Cooler: David Gower’s townie bashing just isn’t cricket

Well, David, I may be a townie, but I remain indifferent to Tarmac

Tales from the Water Cooler: I sweat, therefore I am Scottish. Just like Andy Murray

My “haggis with an Irn Bru jus” name, of course, renders the confession of the fact somewhat redundant, but for those of you still unaware, I should tell you that I’m Scottish. Or, as a few resolutely unmoved parts of the Home Counties now refer to us, “Wimbledon common”.

Tales from the Watercooler: Go for customer satisfaction, Mick

The Stones have little to prove in terms of relevance

Tales from the Water Cooler: Just can't curb the need for speed

A journey down the German autobahn proves some things are universal

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