From the daily archives:

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Chairman Cam and the Conservative Society of Big

March 27, 2011

I thought that it must be a joke, that it was actually an April Fool come a week early, when I read this morning that academics are being forced to commit millions of pounds of funds to research about the ‘Big Society’. I mean how many people does it take to tell David Cameron that […]

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#129: 1993, The Breeders, Cannonball

March 27, 2011

Whilst I don’t remember the topless bit (my memory is that it was Ray that was most likely to strip off after a few beers), I’m grateful for yesterday’s dedication. The tuneless bit I will admit to. It did make me think a bit of great tracks that past flatmates introduced me to. This song […]

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Week 12: Villain – George Osborne

March 27, 2011

This week’s winner of the Villain of the Week Award is…George Osborne In the Vietnam War one American general in seeking to explain the US government’s strategy explained that ‘you have to destroy the village in order to save it’.  As time goes on it seems that if you replace the word ‘village’ with the […]

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Week 12: Heroes – Anti-Cuts Marchers

March 27, 2011

This week’s Hero Of The Week award goes to those who took part in the TUC’s March For The Alternative demonstration yesterday against the public sector cuts. Yesterday saw the second-largest demonstration in our country’s history with an estimated 500,000 taking part.  It was twice the size of the anti-poll-tax demonstration of 1990.  Only the 2003 […]

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Week 12: Prat, Andrew Lansley (aka Grey Haired Manky Old Codger)

March 27, 2011

..and this weeks coveted Prat Of The Week Award goes to………. The Right Hon. Andrew Lansley MP… The Secretary of State for Health’s award winning prattishness has given us at Allthatsleft not only a perfect excuse to draw the world’s attention to the fact that this “Grey haired manky old codger” is currently dismantling the […]

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