From the daily archives:

Monday, November 12, 2012

Despite Savile and McAlpine – We Must Defend The BBC

November 12, 2012

I am currently involved in the trial of a man accused of rape and indecent assault on a young girl. I am defending the accused. The evidence against my client is so-so – not overwhelmingly strong, but, without doubt, if the girl is telling the truth, she has been subjected to a horrendous ordeal, however, […]

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In Praise of #1: Andy Murray

November 12, 2012

By Guest Blogger – Charlie East-West There nothing, absolutely nothing that annoys me in sport as much as the anti Andy Murray brigade. To those idiots who booed Andy Murray at the O2 last night – hang your heads in shame. Seriously guys, what the fuck? Andy Murray is a decent, dedicated man who has […]

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#575: 1986, The Smiths, I Know It’s Over

November 12, 2012

The extraordinary story broken by CBS News on Thursday, was that the Mitt Romney campaign genuinely did not see losing the presidential election race as a possibility. A senior advisor to the campaign was quoted as saying: ‘I don’t think there was a single person who saw this coming’. Romney himself was described as ‘shellshocked’ by […]

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