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What’s happening in Ukraine – is the Cold War heating up?

March 5, 2014


Events in the Ukraine are being described by UK foreign secretary William Hague as the “biggest crisis in Europe in the 21st century”. Here’s what happened The pro-Russian Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych fled to Russia (after his family were allegedly shot at by militants) as Ukraine’s month of protests against a Russian financial bail out […]

Hiding the porn, hiding the real issues: The porn filter isn’t what it seems to be

July 31, 2013


I felt a cataclysmic disturbance in the force this week, something was wrong. Very wrong. It made me dizzy and irritable and more importantly, confused. “What?” I said, could have caused this. Little did I know, the coalition were going to make it slightly more difficult to see lewd representations of femininity on both the […]

Daily Mail pay over £125K to Sally Morgan as an apology for calling her a ‘charlatan’…

June 20, 2013


The Daily Mail today had to pay Sally Morgan £125k damages plus legal costs to avoid a lengthy libel battle because of a 2011 story alleging that she used a hidden earpiece to receive instructions from a backstage team. Some people are fail to understand the verdict, understandably. If the Mail said that Sally Morgan […]

Just how much Mario Balotelli madness can I fit into this page?

January 10, 2013


Mario Balotelli is one of the best things to happen to football since the invention of the sphere. – Me I am going to let that hang there for a second. The 22-year old Man City forward is amazing. Some people call him crazy, others think he is disrespectful. He was dubbed  “unmanageable” by arguably the world’s best manager Jose […]

Walking Dead resurrected for a third series

October 15, 2012


The Walking Dead returned for a third season last week, a chilling episode in which the survivors moved from the burning farmstead to an ‘abandoned’ prison. Before hitting the big screen Walking Dead was a critically acclaimed comic book series of over 100 issues. This provided a rich tapestry of stories to choose from to be adapted […]

Politits: Judging MPs for the fun of it

May 6, 2012


DESPITE Labour councilors making a momentous comeback against the coalition in the 2012 local authority elections, the only true winner was voter apathy, and humour. VOTER APATHY Turnouts as small as 24.7% in Manchester ,  26.2% in Coventry, 23.25% in Nottingham , 27.65% in Birmingham  and 24.12% in Bristol all helped contribute to Britain’s shameful average turnout of around 30%. There are many reasons why […]