From the daily archives:

Monday, December 2, 2013

Week 48: Prat – Peaches Geldof

December 2, 2013

This Week’s Prat of the Week is celebrity, er, daughter, model and would be social commentator Peaches Geldof It’s one thing when your parents give you a Prattish name, it’s quite another when you try to live up to that. But this week’s overwhelming winner of the Prat Award goes to the daughter of Bob […]

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#812: 1970, Black Sabbath, Paranoid

December 2, 2013

I’ve been watching Rock Night on Channel 4, and I’ve been thinking “Surely we’ve had some Sabbath before?“. A quick search through our 811 Songs To Learn and Sing to date … nope. So here goes. Whatever else you think about them and Ozzy’s Eighties’ descent into cartoonish dribbling fool, you cannot take away the […]

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Week 48: Hero – Stella Creasy

December 2, 2013

This Week’s Hero of the Week is the Labour MP for Walthamstow. Stella Creasy for her tireless work on pay day loan regulation which this week bore some fruit Monday saw the announcement from George Osborne that the Coalition were going to introduce restrictions on pay day loan sharks like Wonga by capping interest rates […]

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