From the daily archives:

Friday, September 13, 2013

#756: 2013, Caitlin Rose, Dallas

September 13, 2013

What a contrast between two days.  Today, some wanker of a burglar kicked my front door in, while I was at work.  This happened mid-morning in broad daylight, in an overlooked residential road.  The door was an original thick oak Victorian door from when the house was built in the 1890s.   It must have taken […]

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Something for the Weekend: #4: Buy Vinyl

September 13, 2013

Something for the weekend? Buy vinyl. But, I do not practice what I am about to preach. George East recently claimed that the sound quality of music is better on vinyl than on MP3. He is probably right. I could not argue back as I have not bought a vinyl record for 20 years. There […]

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Beyond the Lib Dems…Who do I vote for?

September 13, 2013

Over the past week I have written at length about the Lib Dems. Firstly, I discussed their unilateral parliamentary support for the Gagging Bill – which was the straw that finally broke the camel’s back in terms of my loyalty towards a party that I have always supported and previously worked for. Secondly, I discussed […]

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George Osborne – economic genius?

September 13, 2013

No. No and no again. George Osborne is no more an economic genius than I am an exponent of quantum physics. Should he be thanked for saving the economy? No, he bloody shouldn’t – he’s saved the economy in the same way colonising mariners saved the dodo. Now, don’t get me wrong – I’m not […]

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