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Gordon Brown Is Not Yellow, He’s Green

“DON’T be yellow Gordon, be green,” says the Independent on its front page the Independent that supported the

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Posted: 28th, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Vote Barack Obama Because He Was Born On An Island

BARACK Obama was born on an island. He’s one of us, Britishers! Vote Obama!

But Obama can’t be leader of the UK well, not in name, only in spirit (unless we can be the 51st state of the USA?)

Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Barack Obama: The Making Of A Murder

obama-killed.jpg THE media plot about the plot not yet finalised, nor known – to kill Barack Obama is underway and gaining momentum.

Look!  Out!

ABC news reports:

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Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Ogaffa: Obama’s Uncle Was At Auschwitz

Ace of Spades and HotAir noytice the Memorial Day  Ogaffa and Gateway Pundit spots another crazy uncle :

…Obama also spoke about his uncle, who was part of the American brigade that helped to liberate Auschwitz…

Says GP: This uncle …

Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Ogaffa: Barack Obama’s Bushisms

BARACK Obama is proving that politics doesn’t have to be boring, kids. If you pay attention, and really listen to the players you might just hear him day something stoopid.

It’s great fun listen out for Hillary Clinton sounding

Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (6) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Death To Mengistu Haile Mariam, In Zimbabwe

FROM our African despot correspondent :

The Ethiopian Supreme Court has sentenced the country’s former dictator Mengistu Haile Mariam to death…The former leader is, however, unlikely to face execution as he has lived in exile in Zimbabwe since he

Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Richard Desmond Restores Pride To Gordon Brown’s Britain

british-jobs.jpg “GORDON BROWN HAS BEEN ACCUSED OF RELYING ON AN INFLUX OF MIGRANT WORKERS TO FILL BRITISH JOBS,” says the Express.

The Express sees “latest figures” that show how nine in ten jobs created under Labour have been taken by foreign

Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians, Tabloids | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Gordon Brown Nail Biter

AGW writes in the forums:

The USA prison population, that is guards and prisoners, have a neat expression for convicted murderers…Dead Man Walking.

It is one of the rare and beautifully-coined phrases which sometimes grace the English language, and

Posted: 27th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


We’re Not Going On An Olympic Holiday

ALL change. The No. 16 to Beijing will not be stopping at Beijing.

Proposals to send a red double-decker bus by road from London to China, to coincide with the Olympics, have been dropped after critics derided the idea as

Posted: 26th, May 2008 | In: Back pages, Broadsheets, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Barack Obama Death Cult: Germany Calling

obama1.jpg THE Barack Obama death cult is waiting.

Der Spiegel declares :

Berlin political circles — both liberal and conservative — are fawning over US presidential candidate Barack Obama. Many in Germany see him as a cross between John F. Kennedy

Posted: 26th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Sexism And The City Of Washington DC

HILLARY Clinton might be a woman:

Gloating, unshackled sexism of the ugliest kind has been shamelessly peddled by the US media, which – sooner rather than later, I fear – will have to account for their sins…

More women hating

Posted: 26th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Northern Ireland: Prosecuted For Not Registering To Vote

SLUGGER notes: “Win or lose an Antrim man will be setting legal history as the first person to be prosecuted for not registering

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Posted: 26th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Barack Obama Osama Death Cult: Fox News Joins

THE plot to kill Barack Obama gathers pace with each passing day.

Now on Fox News, Liz Trotta, former New York bureau chief of the Washington Times, mistakenly calls Obama “Osama,” and jokes that it would be nice to see

Posted: 26th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Daily Kos: Vote Obama Or Enlist For War

OVER on the  Daily Kos the  woolly thinking ai that a no vote for Obama is a vote for war. You may recall Tony Blair’s ethical foreign policy and his subsequent wars

If you’re going to help McCain get

Posted: 25th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Hillary Clinton Joins The Barack Obama Death Cult

THE Barack Obama death cult is gathering acolytes.

Here’s Hillary Clinton reminds one and all that Robert Kennedy was doing well until

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Posted: 25th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


UN Ban-ki Moon’s Final Nail In The Coffin Of Global-Warming Sceptics

GLOBAL warming is a UN fact for Ban-ki Moon:

Addiction is a terrible thing. It consumes and controls us, makes us deny important truths and blinds us to the consequences of our actions. Our world is in the grip

Posted: 25th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Moving Britain Forward: Selected Speeches 1997-2006, By Gordon Brown

courage.jpg GORDON Brown has new book out . It’s called Moving Britain Forward: Selected Speeches 1997-2006, By Gordon Brown.

Thankfully, it comes wrapped in a hardly dust jacket can be lined up with Brown’s other works: Courage: Eight Portraits -Gordon on

Posted: 25th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (4) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How Long Before Obama Is Gerald Ford?

WHERE’S Barack?

Last week, Obama couldn’t tell Sioux City from Sioux Falls. Yesterday, he couldn’t tell Sunrise from Sunshine. These aren’t the most egregious mistakes in the world — they don’t compare to, say, claiming that a president should

Posted: 24th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


John McCain’s Health Matters

Jonathan Cohn in The Plank : We will learn about

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Posted: 24th, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Tony Blair Chased For An Unpaid Bill

A KNOCK at the Blairs’ door:

Tony and Cherie Blair were threatened with the bailiffs over an unpaid bill at their constituency home, expenses documents released by the Commons show.

The Blairs got a reminder notice from

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Posted: 23rd, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Having It Toff With Kevin Maguire

The Mirror’s Kevin Maguire is obsessed with “toffs”.

After Labour’s disaterous top a toff campaign in Crewe , he’s still at it :

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Mark Steele On Raytheon

IN Northern Ireland: “There’s a trial currently taking place in Belfast, that seems to explain plainly how nothing makes any sense. It revolves around a factory owned by the arms company Raytheon, which was set up in Derry

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Posted: 23rd, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Touring The Iain Dales

OBSEQUIOUS Tory wannabe  Iain Dale is the eponymous star of DALE’S TOURS, “my new weekly slot for TELEGRAPH TV, in which I go round the country talking to Tory activists, councillors and candidates.”

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Posted: 21st, May 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Christian Fundamentalists Aborted: Nadine Dorries Tagged

nadinetag.png TORY MP Nadine Dorries proposed a 20-week limit on abortions.

Dorries tells BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: “Last night the Labour MPs were on a three-line whip to attend the chamber. When they arrived in the chamber, because normally only

Posted: 21st, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (7) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Michael Savage On Edward Kennedy

johnfkennedy_robert_tedkennedy.jpg EDWARD Kenedy is ill. Satire is dead. Michael Savage, of the syndicated US radio show The Savage Nation tries to play up to his name:: 

Summary: On the day it was announced that Sen. Ted Kennedy had been diagnosed

Posted: 21st, May 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0