From the daily archives:

Sunday, August 28, 2011

#268: 1985, The Cure, In Between Days

August 28, 2011

Yesterday, Ray North wrote about a song that was played a lot in his home town. Now, I’ve been to Llandudno a couple of times in the nineties, and it seemed like a good place to grow up in. Which contrasts with Chelmsford, the town that both I and Dagenham Trash were born in and […]

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Week 34: Prat – Jacqui Smith

August 28, 2011

Our much coveted Prat of the Week award goes to former Home Secretary and MP for Redditch Jacqui Smith, who was revealed this week to have had her home decorated under a prison day-release scheme I’ve previously written on these pages that I had great hopes when Jacqui Smith was appointed this nation’s first female Home […]

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Week 34: Villain – George Osborne

August 28, 2011

This Week’s Villain of the Week is…George Osborne Our odious Chancellor of the Exchequer is no stranger to this Award, having won it on three previous occasions.  He usually wins the award for the things he does proudly, arrogantly and smugly – that is to say, for fucking up the economy.   How many times have […]

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