From the daily archives:

Sunday, March 17, 2013

British Lions Squad Selection

March 17, 2013

First of all – many congratulations to Wales (and to Ray North) for winning the Six Nations in such emphatic fashion against England yesterday. The Millennium Stadium turned into a seething sporting spaceship yesterday, and quite frankly, England proved that they were victims of a bucketful of unjustifiable hype in their aspirations towards winning the […]

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#645: 1974, Dr Feelgood, She Does It Right

March 17, 2013

‘We played our part in the story and I’m proud of that…’  Wilko Johnson Friday night saw BBC4 screen Julien Temple’s wonderful documentary about Dr Feelgood, Oil City Confidential.  If you didn’t see it, check it out on BBC IPlayer, buy it on DVD, watch it!  Before it was screened, in the usual BBC4 themed […]

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Week 11: Villain – The Eurozone Group of the EU

March 17, 2013

This Week’s Villain of the Week only two weeks after being awarded our Hero of the Week Award for imposing limits on bankers’ bonuses, is the EU and specifically the Eurogroup of the EU for imposing a tax on all bank deposits in Cyprus as the price for further bailout support Cyprus has not got […]

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Week 11: Prat – Eric Joyce MP

March 17, 2013

After his altercation with the police on Thursday Night, Eric Joyce earns our Prat of the Week award Just over a year ago, we awarded Eric Joyce our Prat of the Week award for a drunken brawl in the Houses of Parliament. Here we go all over again.  A different bar in the Palace of […]

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Week 11: Hero – The Welsh Rugby Team

March 17, 2013

This Week’s Heroes are the Welsh international rugby team. I have to say that this week’s winners were not overwhelmingly endorsed by the Allthatsleft Committee, but, just like Wales did yesterday, I used my sheer brute force, native cunning, speed and experience to overcome Jackie and George and bring the award home for Wales (I […]

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