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Marbles or No Marbles?

A quick perusal of the Sunday Times this morning has sent Ms Raccoon’s brains scrambling off in hot pursuit of another weird saga in her chequered past. Basil Wainwright! I struggled to even retrieve the name, mercifully buried beneath layers of happier memories. Back in early 1980, before I had escaped the relative peace of […]

March 16, 2014

Starve the BBC and Other Savile Initiatives.

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A while ago, someone drew my attention to a Tweet from @fleetstreetfox regarding Lord Rennard. I was quite shocked at the time, for Susan Boniface has said that the reason she took up the ‘anonymous identity ‘ of fleetstreetfox was to allow her to write of things that might have caused a problem in her day job as Mirror journalist. […]

March 12, 2013

The British Broadcasting Corporation – a Monument to Paedophilia.

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In 1932, the British Broadcasting Corporation, pride of the British people, commissioned the architect Lieutenant Colonel G. Val Myer, to design a building as their corporate headquarters which would embody the spirit of the organisation as they pushed their version of British values across the airwaves to a world still coloured pink on the map of ‘the Empire’. The building […]

November 16, 2012