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Thursday, May 24, 2012

#469: 1989, The Stone Roses, I Wanna Be Adored

May 24, 2012

I don’t believe it! I don’t bloody well believe it! For it to happen once is bad enough but twice in a lifetime is a tragedy of Dionysian proportions! Back in the day, indeed so far back in the day that I had only just got to know George East, he told me that there […]

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Leveson: Adam Smith Turns The Spotlight On David Cameron

May 24, 2012

Jeremy Hunt’s former advisor, Adam Smith is giving his evidence this afternoon to the Leveson enquiry.  For me, at least, his is the evidence I have been most interested in hearing.  The idea that he had such regular contact (he sent 257 texts) and in such explicit terms as the emails and texts reveal with […]

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Coalition Economic Train Wreck Watch: Double Dip Recession Even Worse

May 24, 2012

When it was announced a month or so ago that the economy had contracted by 0.2% in the first quarter of this year and that therefore the UK economy had entered a double dip recession, there was much incredulity among various members of the financial elite, as well as right wing economic and political commentators.  […]

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