From the daily archives:

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

#760: 2013, Joanna Gruesome, Sugarcrush

September 18, 2013

Fuck me is this a terrible name for a band. Up there with the very worst I have ever encountered. What in God’s name were this new five piece from Cardiff thinking?   But then they are, apparently, still in their teens – and what do teenagers know about the importance of a decent name […]

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Dreams and Realities ahead of the Labour Party Conference

September 18, 2013

I’m listening to Nick Clegg, but I’m thinking about Ed Miliband. Like Charlie East-West, I’ve totally given up on the prospect of the Lib-Dems winning back my vote. As I listen to Nick Clegg I am uninspired and confused in equally measures – no actually, I’m more uninspired than confused, which means I’m not that […]

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Scottish Independence: How the Yes Campaign can win

September 18, 2013

Today marks a significant moment in British politics. It is exactly one year until the historic vote on Scottish Independence. The polls may currently point towards a No vote in the referendum, though they have narrowed in the past year. They narrow even further to the point of favourable polling for the Yes vote if […]

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