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No, seriously, it is poisoning the UK’s waking class.

I help with food bank vouchers. The questions asked by this worker seem excessive to me, but then we do not expect journalists to utterly go against their professional code by lying to cheat a charity… This latest example from the … Continue reading

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Malaysian plane still not news news.

A friend and I discussed this the other day – before this story slipped to page 5 of most news nodes. Is ‘the absence of something’ more or less newsworthy, the longer the absence continues? We are certainly used to … Continue reading

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Sun Chiefs: Committing massive crimes is OK if we do them.

  Funny how the anti-Leveson Redtops are so keen on the non news of 40 years ago, as if this headline wasn’t bordering on the libellous… but they are not busily reporting how Coulson, Brooks and Murdoch sanctioned bribing police … Continue reading

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Conversations with a Daily Vile reader

I have actually  tried this. I mean I occasionally meet people who appear in many other ways to be humane, thinking, intelligent people, but suddenly I notice that there is this weird rag on one of their occasional tables and … Continue reading

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IDS stuns Christian charity with brilliant impression of Satan.

The Trussell trust, a Christian charity that has been desperately developing food-banks to cope with demand, is non-plussed. Whilst the Tories busily help major corporations avoid more tax every quarter than has been falsely claimed from benefits since the Welfare … Continue reading

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Poor Paul Flowers – so different from the others who haven’t been caught

Isolated in ignominy, everyone is having fun monstering Paul Flowers and anyone mad enough to be associated with him.  He has been a silly man, that is true, and as a Methodist minister and failed bank chairman the cries of … Continue reading

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How the Screwtape Letters confirms my nontheism

The BBC are currently broadcasting this old C.S. Lewis work as its book of the week. With an actor reading his words aloud, we hear his imagination of how devils might correspond as they work, via invisible suggestion, to persuade … Continue reading

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“In the current climate…”

In light of my post some weeks back about the insanity of the Halifax behaving like idiots and getting the police onto me – I thought it might pay to look at the casual use of the concept of “In … Continue reading

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Fu..Fu..Fu..Fu Kfashion

I hear those who defend fashion as an art form - the way it then progresses to High Street clothing that enables us to celebrate our individuality in a free and attractive manner. I also know that the anti-fashion brigade can … Continue reading

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A lesson for the top management from Mr Successful

“Our workers provide 1.5 million suggestions a year, and 95 percent of them are put to practical use. There is an almost tangible concern for improvement in the air at Toyota.” Let’s try that with our statutory services… “Our workers … Continue reading

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