BBC Breakfast news (on a loop) is running the story about it being National Cardboard Day. Give your kids some cardboard boxes! Let them play like you used to play! No X-boxes, mobiles, television, DVD's...just good old fashioned cardboard boxes. Pretty good tale here, which shows that a 9 year old came up with the original idea (which in turn went viral via the non-cardboard internet). Imagination Foundation Having a working knowledge of cardboard will actually ensure that quite a lot of kids should have a roof over their heads in later life:- Now, if you'll excuse me I'm off to empty a load of Xerox paper boxes and build myself a big fuck off model of Thunderbirds Tracey Island.