So Beadle’s no longer about.
Many would say he was a cunt but I’m not one of those. I was impressed with his intelligence, sincerity and character which were apparent in a number of interviews. Here was a man whose personality was far removed from the public persona.
I’m also sorry, I didn’t [...]
Here’s dodgy Derek’s other son, Henry, the one that may get his father into even more trouble.
If you can get into more trouble, that is, than having to repay The House of Commons money, publicly apologising for forgetting to mention number one son’s job but not mentioning son number two, then being found [...]
It’s been a bad day.
1. My bedroom PC chewed up another hard drive. That makes 4 and so eventually the penny has dropped – I could not be that unlucky to have bought so many defective drives. It has to be the PC. So it’s now in the bottom of the rubbish bin handily [...]
News from the US that Senator Edward Kennedy has decided to support Barack Obama’s campaign to become the Democratic Party nominee, and thereby probably, the next President. He felt that the tone of Hillary Clinton’s campaign was too aggressive, containing too many personal attacks on Obama.
Well that’s Obama sunk – much like Kennedy’s [...]
So Derek Conway, Tory MP for Ted Heath’s old seat Old Bexley & Sidcup, has had to apologise to The House of Commons for giving his student son a job as a researcher, with a salary equivalent to £25K per annum with bonuses of a further £10K!
The Select Committee on Standards and Privileges [...]
Proof that the Bible contains some pretty strong stuff – but donkey porn! And they make children read this????
Ezekiel 23 23:1 The word of the Lord came to me: 23:2 “Son of man, there were two women who were daughters of the same mother. 23:3 They engaged in prostitution in Egypt; in their youth [...]
So Suharto has shuffled off this mortal coil – eventually, and the world is a better place for his passing. Not least because I gain my first Death List point of 2008.
Read the link and make up your own mind about this quiet chap who murdered between half and one million people, on seizing [...]
Great news – the BBC in Scotland is setting up a new digital service for the Gaelic speakers. It’s not cheap.
Meanwhile, the trust has concluded that the Gaelic Zone on BBC 2 will continue for the foreseeable future. The GDS service will cost £20.8m-per-year in total, of which GMS will contribute £10.1m [...]