From the daily archives:

Sunday, January 19, 2014

#839: 1995, Bikini Kill, I Like Fucking

January 19, 2014

I’ve just spent the last half an hour listening to songs by bands with names like The Stiffs or Metal Heatwave with titles like – ‘Fuck Off’ and ‘Fuck Off’ – all of which seem to have a lot of energy and not many chords or if I’m going to be honest a great deal […]

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Week 3: Villain – Ohio

January 19, 2014

This Week’s Award for Villain of the Week goes to the State of Ohio for the execution of Danny McGuire The US remains in the ignominious position of being the only country in the first world west to still have the death penalty.   After China and Iran, the US executes more people every year than […]

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Week 3: Prat – The Liberal Democrats

January 19, 2014

This Week’s Prats of the Week are the Liberal Democrat Party – yes all of them. And the reason that the Lib-Dems have managed to become the first political party en masse to pick up our coveted award is due to their complete and utter confusion over the behaviour of their former Chief Executive and […]

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Week 3: Hero – Ed Miliband

January 19, 2014

This week’s hero award goes to Ed Miliband for announcing that within a year of a Labour government, the Competition and Markets Authority would set a threshold for the share any bank can have of the personal accounts and small business lending market. If a problem gets to big, the problem can get out of […]

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