Politics Just So Everyone Knows, We're Not Going To Write About David Cameron's Holiday Shirts Because that would be totally beneath us. Print HTML › Unlike the UK, France and Germany aren't in recession This is an ironic caption about chillaxing. Photo: Getty Images Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter. Subscribe More Related articles From "cockroaches" to campaigns: how the UK press u-turned on the refugee crisis A French newspaper prints a full-page picture of Jeremy Corbyn in his underwear (kind of) What's going on with the BBC and the Met Office?