From the daily archives:

Sunday, September 25, 2011

#291: 1980, The Beat, Stand Down Margaret

September 25, 2011

Recently we’ve had a couple of reggae tunes turn up on our award winning STLAS feature – I have to say that, in it’s purest form, it is not a genre that I know a great deal about. However, I do remember a time when white punk and New Wave bands discovered and embraced reggae […]

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Week 38: Villain – Georgia

September 25, 2011

This Week’s Villain of the Week Award goes to the…American State of Georgia In the summer of 2007 Jackie South and I spent a couple of days in Georgia’s capital and biggest city, Atlanta.   I cannot say it was a city I particularly warmed to.   Partly because it is a sprawling city that covers a […]

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Week 38: Prat – Sarah Teather MP

September 25, 2011

This week’s Prat of the Week Award goes to Lib-Dem MP for Brent Central and Minister for Schools, Sarah Teather What was she thinking? (and in case you haven’t seen it – press and cringe) I mean everyone knows, Rule 1 of the Ancient Laws for Politicians; a set of rules so old that Plato […]

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Week 38: Hero – Mahmoud Abbas

September 25, 2011

This week, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has been recognised as our Hero Of The Week By ‘President’, we mean of course President of the Palestinian National Authority, not Palestine itself which has been denied international recognition since 1948.  When the Palestinian National Authority was formed in the wake of the Oslo Accord in 1993, it […]

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