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Thursday, March 31, 2011

#133: 1958, Link Wray and His Ray Men, Rumble

March 31, 2011

I was in the kitchen over the weekend with the radio on, when they played some track or the other by Eminem, the lyrics were so heavily censored that it rendered the song completely incoherent.  Attitudes to censorship, particularly poor old Auntie ‘smelling salts’ Beeb have improved somewhat – remember the fiasco of Mike Reed […]

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Nick: dismiss defections at your peril!

March 31, 2011

A long long time ago when I was but a boy I was given the job of looking after MPs who were defecting to the Lib-Dems from other parties (almost always Conservative Party, in fact I can’t remember any Labour MPs crossing floor in my time). I would meet them and talk to them to […]

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