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Boris Johnson Is Your Unelected Leader For Watford

president-boris.jpgBORIS Johnson is the new mayor of London, Ken Livingstone is free to spend more time with his newts, sorry, his children, and the Independent’s Johan Hari is making some snese of it all.

“At last – a solution to

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Posted: 8th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comments (3) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Gordon Brown Does Not Add Up

SAYS political nodding head Steve Richards Independet column on Labour’s drubbing in the local elections:

It can be summarised in three words: “Brown is a disaster”

There’s only one word for that: magic darts…… READ ON

Posted: 8th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comments (8) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann And McGuckin: Max Clifford, Robert Murat And Portugal Is No Spain

mcguckin.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, with special guests the McGuckins.

British media massed in Portugal for the one-year anniversary of the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are filling in the blanks by READ ON

Posted: 8th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (669) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: McGuckins, CCTV And A Mother’s Scream

mccann-screaming.gifMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

SUE CARROLL (Mirror): The McGuckins are “ashamed”.

“What they should not be are convenient scapegoats for the Portuguese police who, a year on, have failed to turn up

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Posted: 7th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (93) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Fritzl Watch: Hitler’s Brothel, Josef Fritzl’s Bunker And England Invades

hitller-fritzl.jpgFRITZL Watch: Anorak’s look at Josef Fritzl, Elisabeth Fritzl, Nazis and assorted Frtizls in the news

THE SUN (front page): “Inside Fritzl’s other dungeon”

To the dungeon room at Villa Ostende, a brothel in Linz where a … READ ON

Posted: 7th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Tabloids | Comment (1) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: The McGuckins, Middle-Class Drinks And

mccann-drunks.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

DAILY MIRROR: “Portugal booze parents’ court fear”

It’s Eamon and Antoinette McGuckin.

Bank manager Eamon, 35, passed out in the hotel reception while Antoinette, 36, vomited

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Posted: 6th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (460) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Global Warming: Warmists Skew The Arctic Ice Tipping Point

warmists.jpgGLOBAL warming – the truth is out there:

On April 24 the World Wildife Fund (WWF), another body keen to keep the warmist flag flying, published a study warning that Arctic sea ice was melting so fast that it may

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Posted: 5th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (6) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Antoinette McGuckin, Drunk Parents In Portugal And Three Maddies

madeleine-mccann-montage.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

DAILY MIRROR: “DRUNK HOLIDAY BRITS’ CHILDREN TAKEN INTO CARE”

A British couple on holiday in Portugal got so drunk their three children were taken into care. Hotel

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Posted: 5th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (621) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Liddle Things, Her Digital Age And The Sop Opera

hot_air.jpg: THE COLUMNISTS:

ROD LIDDLE (Times): “Madeleine, the incidental onlooker”

Come on, be honest. When Kate McCann appears before you on your television screen, do you sink your head low and remember poor Madeleine, somehow spirited out of that Praia

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Posted: 4th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann | Comments (402) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Trusting Boris Johnson On Education

boris-johnson.jpgSAYS the sire Arabella Weir, on Boris Johnson in The Guardian’s desperate chrestomathy of leftyluvviedom for Ken:

How do we trust a guy who says he knows about London, when he’s just taken three of his kids out of

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Posted: 4th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comments (17) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


More Farting Please, We’re French

perfumer.jpgFRENCH medic Frédéric Saldmann wants a “May ’68” of the body.

In his work Le Grand Ménage (Spring cleaning), Saldmann says his countrymen should “dare to fart”.

This is not because M,. Saldmann wants to preserve the French national identity … READ ON

Posted: 4th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (11) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: ‘Pray Like Mad’, Seeing The Light And McCanns’ ‘Cleared’

mccanns.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCannTHE OBSERVER (front page): “One year on, Kate McCann’s please: ‘Please stay with us. Pray like mad.’”

DAILY MIRROR (front page): “MADDIE: KATE’S PLEA: ‘KEEP WITH US..KEEP PRAYING’”… READ ON

Posted: 4th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (101) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Telegraph Budget Cut Start To Bite

THE SELL-O-GRAPH:

What’s more, I couldn’t even use my carefully hoarded “5p off petrol” vouchers from Sainsbury and Tesco, as there was no such filling station nearby and I needed petrol urgently because, tomorrow, we are off to visit

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Posted: 3rd, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Fritzl Watch: Josef Fritzl’s Hitler Youth, Running Of the Jews And Burgenland Bombs

josef_fritzl.jpgFRITZL Watch: Anorak’s look at Josef Fritzl, Elisabeth Fritzl, Nazis and assorted Frtizls in the news

THE SUN (front page): “Dungeon kids are suffering like POWs”

Do mention the war.

DAILY RECORD: “JOSEF Fritzl’s cellar children … READ ON

Posted: 3rd, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Tabloids | Comments (27) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Fritzl Watch: Josef Fritzl’s Nazi Youth, Hitler Jumpers And Der Weisse Engel

fritzl-2.jpgFRITZL Watch: Anorak’s look at Josef Fritzl, Elisabeth Fritzl, Nazis and assorted Frtizls in the news

DAILY MAIL: “In the shadow of the swastika”

The similarity between the drab old three-storey apartment house in Amstetten where

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Posted: 2nd, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Tabloids | Comments (11) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Nazis In The Austrian Cellar: Simon Wiesenthal Centre Wants Aribert Heim

HUNTING down the last Nazis – it’s never too late:

The top target is Aribert Heim, now 93. Jewish prisoners at Mauthausen concentration camp probably knew better him as “Doctor Death”. The Austrian medic would inject petrol and an array

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Posted: 1st, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The End Of Global Warming Until 2015

START your engines:

Global warming will stop until at least 2015 because of natural variations in the climate, scientists have said.

VRRMMMMM!… READ ON

Posted: 1st, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: No Change, A Tourist Site And Entertainment

mccann-light.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

THE GUARDIAN: “Last night’s TV: Madeleine, One Year On: Campaign for Change”

It’s difficult to keep the visuals stimulating, too. We saw the McCanns at home in

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Posted: 1st, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (715) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Fritzl Watch: Incest Proven, Thai Holidays And Updates

joseffritzl.jpgFRITZL Watch: Anorak’s look at Josef Fritzl, Elisabeth Fritzl and assorted Frtizls in the news

SKY NEWS: “Often at the scene of crimes like this, people are open and welcoming to the media, willing to talk.But after a … READ ON

Posted: 29th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Tabloids | Comments (17) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Josef Fritzl And Austria’s House Of Horrors: Blame The Nazis

fritzl-elisabeth-josef.jpgJOSEF FRITZL has admitted to keeping his family – daughter Elisabeth and their children – in the cellar of his Austrian house. But how Germanic is the crime? And what does it say about us?

Now read on…

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Posted: 29th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Tabloids | Comments (17) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Elisabeth Fritzl, Natascha Kampusch And Austria

house.jpgELISABETH Fritzl was locked in a cellar for 24 years by her father, by whom she gave birth to seven children.

DAILY MIRROR (front page): “SLAVE IN CELLAR FOR 24 YEARS”

Say neighbours of Josef in Amstetten, Austria: “It’s incredible. … READ ON

Posted: 28th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Tabloids | Comments (48) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Snowdon’s Snowcap Peaks As Global Warming Bites

daffodil-snow.jpgIN “Snowdon ‘to lose its snowcap by 2020’, says study”, Telegraph readers learnt that “Measurements taken at the University of Wales in Bangor show that snow levels have decreased by about 35 per cent over the past 10 years.”

That … READ ON

Posted: 25th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets | Comments (8) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Gordon Brown Has The Strength Of Ten Lunatics

SIMON Carr on Gordon Brown’s formidable strength: 

They are amazing, in their way. Admirable, even. The sheer intestinal fortitude it must take to appear in public after all that international humiliation. And then to come back and be humiliated at

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Posted: 25th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comment (1) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madleine McCann: Rachel Oldfield Knows, Doctors And Gerry McCann

maddy.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

DAILY MAIL: “Stop the carnival” 

It’s Richard Littlejohn:

I’ve always been uneasy about the media carnival, but figured if that’s what got her parents through the night, what

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Posted: 25th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids, TV & Radio | Comments (1,828) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Madeleine McCann: Anne Enright, Mark Warner And Goncarlo Amaral

kate-mccann.jpgMADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann

DAILY MIRROR: “Maddy’s cop quits”

Madeleine McCann has her own private policeman?

The detective sacked as head of the Madeleine McCann inquiry is quitting the force on

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Posted: 24th, April 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Madeleine McCann, Tabloids | Comments (342) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0