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The social democrat idealist’s dilemma

Despite the mini-kerfuffle over Cameron choosing some women cabinet members to decorate his dying brand, and wisely removing the GreasyGove, (thus gaining, maybe 25, votes from tory teachers) – it is patently clear that this Tory led “coalition of the … Continue reading

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That Mail apology to Clooney in full…

Hey George, We’re sorry, OK? Sorry that we stitched you up, and yes, you are right, we are the “Worst kind of Tabloid” But you really want us to apologise in FULL for what we have done? – OK, here … Continue reading

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A formal complaint to the BBC

Again on the Andrew Marr Show – on the 1st June. Enough is enough. So I decided to make a formal complaint to the BBC:- “…it isn’t just ONE incident – you have given the MPless, spineless bigot refugee from … Continue reading

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A Litmus test to use on friends & acquaintances

The question is this: What is your reaction to these two people? and then 3 basic sub questions: 1. How much do you know about what each of them has done in the field of politics and what each holds … Continue reading

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The death penalty is next, then the poor house.

It’s rare that I get so fed up with the shallow approach of the BBC news service to the extent that I turn off Radio 4, but hearing this UKIP-laden juvenalia has done it. Labour are doing the post election … Continue reading

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An Idiot’s guide to Europe for potential UKIP voters.

You’re young, you think the straight banana story is true and you like to take the mick out of the French, I understand, it’s fun, but…¬†Europe is decanting millions of its unwanted scumbags to us and ruining our economy! Isn’t … Continue reading

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Time to burst the money illusion bubble.

Today’s news reports included mention of how RBS will get around the limit on bonuses (of 100% of an already over-good salary) to try and reward their “best banker” employees with larger sums of money. Despite the best efforts of … Continue reading

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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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