Journalist Wendy Goldman Rohm described him as “a man who over the years has been reviled worldwide for his allegedContinue reading →
I once wrote a dissertation on ‘101 uses for a corpse’- to reach my alloted target I really had to scrape the barrel, dragging up the French law which allows a corpse toContinue reading →
This is the face of ‘a vulnerable young woman’.
This is the face of a woman who felt unable to confide in the British officials who visited her every month inContinue reading →
They do say that all cats look grey in the dark, but the women encircling David Blunkett MP do have a certain je ne sais quoi. Continue reading →
In the parallel universe inhabited by Nu-Labour, where all Labour voters are automatically ‘victims’ of something or someone and all Conservative voters automatically ‘villains’ – it is axiomatic that the solution to any given problemContinue reading →
In the beginning there was Old Anorak. And Anorak spake of Madeleine McCann and the multitude did answer him.
‘We want to talk about this, give us our daily McCann thread, and we willContinue reading →
There’s a thing, official figures for 2009 show that 835,000 18 to 24 year olds had left school, discovered that the nice man in the job centre didn’t have anything they really fancied to handContinue reading →
Nothing exercises the Libertarian sense of impending moral outrage so much as those two little words ‘Free Speech’. It is said by some to be the very definition of Libertarianism.
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In the Neo-Facist State formerly known as Italy, the Justice Minister, Angelino Alfano, has proposed a law that is a direct threat to Internet freedom in Italy. Given theContinue reading →
Life used to be very simple. You found a husband, got married, got pregnant. A few people skipped the middle bit, but not so many as tipped the social balance.
WhenContinue reading →
Way back in February, there was a short piece in the Bury Times:
THE FUTURE of school holiday clubs and five youth centres in Bury is in doubt because ofContinue reading →
The main stream media continue to struggle to make a living, and from a fellow Raccoonteur comes the extraordinary tale of the Daily Mail’s latest cost cutting exercise.
They haveContinue reading →
Proll, an anonymous satirical German blogger, devised a fake poster for Angela Merkel’s Berlin election which invited readers to closely inspect that part of her anatomy on which ‘she rests herContinue reading →
They called the police,Continue reading →