21st January, 2017 The Observatory Climb the Observatory to catch a spherical glimpse of the world. From here everything is at your disposal -- fiction, essays, travel writing, photography and art, cartoons and musings and all kinds of amazing pieces for you to enjoy. Step right up. The Sound Of Madness Media | CulturePolitics | Economics When The Times comes up with this cartoon, which it titles The Sound Of Madness, you know something’s really wrong with the May / Johnson vision. Cartoon by Peter Brookes.