It’s rare that I see something that makes me positively queasy, but this little snippet certainly managed it:Continue reading →
Yes, folks, global warming strikes again. Although it make be that global warming is on strike again, I can’t really be sure.
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Once again our glorious government has (dare I say it?) screwed the pooch with some new, knee-jerk legislativeContinue reading →
A Freedom of Information request has revealed that a stunning £450,000 worth of mobile phone bills belonging to employees of Notts county Council are being paid by taxpayers.
Sometimes I get up in the morning and feel that I cannot face another rant at dishonest politicians who take every opportunity to relieve us of our money to fund their increasinglyContinue reading →
The fall out over the failure of the Russian Olympic team rumbles on. Vladimir Putin is calling for an investigation into the allocation of funds. http://en.rian.ru/russia/20100305/158106139.html
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During the 1960s it was fashionable to loudly declaim the Victorian institutions where those who did not possess the wherewithal to avoid transgressing society’s mores lived in peace and security.
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It started in December when they alleged that his expenses claim ‘included £18.21Continue reading →
A quick update to let everyone know what the state of play is with Nick Hogan.
The Blogosphere has reacted in magnificent fashion, the target has been reached in aContinue reading →
The Scottish Press are running for the high ground. Articles are printed and pulled within hours.
We now know that StevenContinue reading →
The Government have declared war on another front. The ultra-thin French fries.
Apparently, they make you fat, unlike the good old King Edward sliced in half and loweredContinue reading →
Time was when ‘Diesel’, as a nickname, was universally recognised as belonging to a Liverpool Docker. It originated in their habit of saying ‘Dies’al do Our Kid’ whenever a container load of trainers or someContinue reading →
A Booker Prize-winning novelist celebrated for her ‘ability to inhabit her characters’ has revealed in an interview that she considers 14-year oldContinue reading →
There were many aspects of the Jamie Bulger killing that I found entirely incomprehensible: from the video footage showing the boys leading Jamie out ofContinue reading →
I wrote a few days ago of the Ludlow woman forced to hand over a treasured memento left to her by her late Mother because a local museum had zealously pursued herContinue reading →