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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

#863: 1969, Led Zeppelin, Dazed and Confused

March 5, 2014

So far in Basslines week, we’ve enjoyed some absolutely belting New Wave stuff and a cracking bit of funk courtesy of the Fatback Band – thus far, in all these songs the bassline has driven the rhythm of the song, provided the boom to dance to. By contrast this Led Zep song with possibly one […]

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Crisis In Ukraine: George ‘Jimmy Carter’ East’s 7 Point Peace Plan

March 5, 2014

Right, it is time for me to come over all Jimmy Carter and propose a potential diplomatic way through the current crisis in Ukraine and the Crimea.   As of the somewhat bizarre statement from Vladimir Putin yesterday that there were no Russian troops in Crimea, merely enthusiastic locals who had bought Russian uniforms from the […]

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Christ Grayling’s Quest For Injustice: Part 2 – His Real Agenda

March 5, 2014

We had a meeting of the Criminal Barristers in my Chambers the other day to discuss the day of action on March 7th. It was an unhappy meeting – we don’t want to be in this position, all of us have cases that we want to do, clients who need to be represented, defendants who […]

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