From the daily archives:

Sunday, November 13, 2011

Week 45: Heroes – The Voters of Mississippi (well, 58% of them)

November 13, 2011

This Week’s Heroes of the Week are the good voters of Mississippi who on Tuesday voted to reject Proposition 26. Even more than Alabama, Mississippi is the very image of the ultra-conservative,  socially backward,  god bothering deep south state.  It is the last state to still have the confederate battle flag in its state flag […]

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Week 45: Villain – James Murdoch

November 13, 2011

At a time when there seems to be a huge amount of villainous behaviour going on – this week we’ve chosen James Murdoch as our Villain of the Week Just when you think that the story about News International couldn’t possibly get any worse, there is a new revelation to remind you just how sordid […]

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Week 45: Prat – Rick Perry

November 13, 2011

Rick Perry, Texan Governor and Republican presidential hopeful,  wins our award for being the biggest prat of the last seven days. It is three months ago today since Governor Rick Perry ended speculation and announced that he would seek nomination to become the Republican candidate in next year’s presidential elections.  At the time, many commentators […]

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