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Irony overload: The Sun berates the BBC and the Guardian for whipping up ‘paedo hysteria’

LOOK up ” a bit rich” in the dictionary and you get this. As Brendan O’Neill says, “this is so good – the Sun berates the BBC and the Guardian for whipping up ‘paedo hysteria'”

Rebekah Brooks is away

Posted: 10th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Tory paedophile ring and other witch hunts

PAEDO-hunting is now entertainment for daytime telly. Phillip Schofield, host of ITV’S This Morning, attempted to ambush David Cameron by handing him a list of names of suspected paedophiles he’d found by looking online for a few minutes. No proof. …

Posted: 8th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Phillip Schofield asks Cameron about paedophiles and PM gets confused

SOMETIMES, television is so bewildering that you can’t possibly believe that it is comprised of real human beings. Take for example, this morning, when Phillip Schofield went feral and handed our Prime Minister, David Cameron, a piece of paper with …

Posted: 8th, November 2012 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts, TV & Radio | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Daily Mail is more racist than football and Strictly Come Dancing (but not the Leveson Inquiry)

WRITING in defence of football’s designated position as a sport riddled with racism and in need to state control, lest the white working class fans race riot, Martin Samuels uses his Daily Mail column to compare the national sport to …

Posted: 7th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The best internet reactions to Barack Obama’s win and Mitt Romney’s loss

WELL, Barack Obama won. Canada can reopen her borders. Mitt Romney can walk freely in the knowledge that no crazy is going to assassinate him or compare him to Hitler. For those bored with the whole shebang, Frank J.

Posted: 7th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


FLASHBACK: Bombshell resignations – how to say ‘stick your job’ in style

RESIGNATIONS – memorable ones. And on that bombshell…

Posted: 6th, November 2012 | In: Flashback, Key Posts | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The best and funniest photos of the US 2012 Presidential election

THE best and funniest photos of the US 2012 Presidential election. Mitt Romney or Barack Obama?

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Posted: 6th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Daily Mail spots black Superstorm Sandy looters for Oscar Grant

TO many the story of Superstorm Sandy is one that brought out the best of humanity. People helped one another. But not everyone behaved well. A few people looted. Of the millions of people hit by the destruction, a few …

Posted: 6th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Why The Daily Mail is Evil (starring sexy toddler Suri Cruise)

 

THE Daily Mail is hugely popular website. Bullshit.com is winning. Why? Well, it has lots of stuff on it. Above all else it has lot of celebrity stuff. And lots of celebrity kids. The Daily Mail love looking at …

Posted: 5th, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Donald Trump’s kids investigate Obama’s parentage in Africa: turns out they’re bastards

YOU might think a man with tsunami on his head would be sensitive to natural disasters. But Donald Trump is not like the rest of us. Trump is all about bits of paper. Bits of paper makes things true to …

Posted: 3rd, November 2012 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Daily Mail pervs at 14-year-old Elle Fanning

THE Daily Mail hates paedos. It does like  Chloe Moretz. And Lourdes, Madonna’s daughter. And Bella Thorne. They were all underage when the Mail noticed their “sexy” looks. Now the Mail has spotted Elle Fanning. Leah Simpson …

Posted: 2nd, November 2012 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Best of British isn’t made here

WHAT is the Best of British?

HP Sauce has a Facebook page.

Nothing surprising about that, except that it uses the social media platform to trumpet its Britishness, and boasts that, “HP, the UK’s no. 1 brown sauce, has

Posted: 2nd, November 2012 | In: Flashback, Key Posts | Comments (23) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Revealed: 10 reasons why the BBC sacked Danny Baker

REVEALED: Why the BBC sacked Danny Baker from his brilliant daily afternoon show on London 95.9FM. The Danny Baker Treehouse has been felled:

1. “We dwell amid pinheaded weasels who know only timid, the generic and the abacus.” – Danny …

Posted: 1st, November 2012 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts, TV & Radio | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


April Jones joker Matthew Woods’ sentence reduced – you should be offended

APRIL Jones has not been found. Paul and Carol Jones, April’s parents, have spoken from their home in Machynlleth, Powys, to thank the help and support they’ve ben given. They have been “overwhelmed“.

Mark Bridger, 46, is is …

Posted: 1st, November 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comments (9) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


1956: The Are You In The Know? booklet about menstruating, fashion and dating?

HOW did they date in 1956 ? Thanks to this historial document, we know. It was produced by Kotex menstrual napkins“, and published by Kimberly-Clark, with drawing by Irving Nurick. Marvel at the research that went into aping …

Posted: 1st, November 2012 | In: Flashback, Key Posts | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


‘Chelsea – standing up to racism since Sunday’ (Manchester United fans unveil world’s best banner)

CHELSEA v Manchester United in the Capital Cup. No John Terry. The Chelsea captain is banned for using racist words on the pitch. Referee Mark Clattenburg has been relieved of his duties while police and the FA investigate the allegation …

Posted: 31st, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, Sports | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Farewell Ceefax: How Internet killed the television star

FAREWELL then, Ceefax; your Legoland graphics will delight and inform us no more. You were called Ceefax, because you enabled viewers “see the facts” with no messing about, and you became a national institution. But your birth was a happy …

Posted: 31st, October 2012 | In: Flashback, Key Posts, TV & Radio | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


UK Uncut really don’t know what they’re talking about, do they?

IN a press release from UK Uncut we see this:

A report in the Times newspaper (20/09/12) outlined how 533 directors of UK companies have registered addresses in Monaco. Despite vetting by HMRC, the government has still seen fit

Posted: 31st, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, Money | Comments (12) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Superstorm Sandy in photos: the full Frankenstorm blog

SUPERSTORM Sandy has hit America’s East Coast. Why? The obvious explanation is that with the Presidential election a matter of days away, the weather machines have been switched on. Others believe it never happened. Says New Yorker Lorenzo Montanez: “I

Posted: 30th, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Facebook has kidnapped your friends and put a price on their heads

FACEBOOK has been turning down the volume. Not all those followers who have taken the time to “like” your Facebook page are seeing all of your updates. You might not have noticed.

Anorak has a pretty modest Facebook …

Posted: 27th, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, Technology | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


This Hampshire Halloween checklist: Is Your Costume Racist?

THE Hampshire College Halloween Checklist asks: “Is You Costume Racist?”

Ask yourself: “Does my costume represent a culture that’s not my own?” That question to the Jedi Klingon Zombie…

The brain dead should convene at the  Amherst, MA, campus on …

Posted: 26th, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, News | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Pigeons: A pictorial history of humanity and the urban bird

PIGEONS. One half of humanity seems hellbent on trying to murder them with harks and guns. The other half wants to use them to throw food at them. One man’s rock dove is another man’s flying rat. A few things …

Posted: 26th, October 2012 | In: Flashback, Key Posts | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Did Jimmy Savile turn Kerry Katona to necrophilia?

KERRY Katona says he will know that she’s dead when Gina D’Acampo, Fern Britton, Coleen Nolan and Ant ‘n’ Dec, turn up at her funeral. We’d advise her to approach Iceland with a Cryogenics range of frozen celebs, possibly on …

Posted: 26th, October 2012 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How to breath underwater: you need beer, a deep pool and gritted teet

WANT to learn how to breathe underwater? Children look a way now:

IN LATE 60’S I DISCOVERED I COULD BREATH UNDER WATER WITHOUT EQUIPMENT.

1-DRINK ONE BEER (MAY NOT BE REQUIRED)
2-JUMP INTO DEEP END OF POOL
3-EXHALE ALL

Posted: 25th, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Extracts from Jimmy Savile’s autobiography Love Is An Uphill Thing

EXTRACTS from Jimmy Savile’s autobiography, Love Is An Uphill Thing.

* Great and momentous times we have had, the ladies and I. Monumental and magnificent. Tender, sometimes touching, but never turbulent. From single situations to team-handed times, girls have taught,

Posted: 25th, October 2012 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0