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Sunday, May 18, 2014

Week 20: Hero – James O’Brien

May 18, 2014

This week, our regular Hero award goes to LBC presenter James O’Brien for Friday’s interview with Nigel Farage I must admit not to knowing much about James O’Brien before Friday. But like Eddie Mair, he has entered the pantheon of interviewing gods for taking a self-styled maverick right-wing politician down a peg or two by […]

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Week 20: Prat – Sepp Blatter

May 18, 2014

This weeks Prat of the Week is the President of FIFA and good old fashioned Prat – Sepp Blatter. I decided to carry out an piece of empirical research: Sepp Blatter is the 78 year old President of FIFA, who has been involved as a technocrat with one of the most powerful international organisations for […]

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Week 20: Villain – Richard Walden

May 18, 2014

This Week’s Villain of the Week is the Chairman of the Independent Schools Association for his remarks that state schools are churning out amoral children If you want the clearest evidence possible of the distance between those who rule and the rest of us, look no further than the remarks this week of the Chairman […]

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Top of The Pops Special: Songs To Learn and Sing Readers’ Top 50 – Skynyrd Toppled

May 18, 2014

Thursday marked the three and a half year anniversary of this blog, which also means the three and half year anniversary of our Songs to Learn and Sing feature.   It is therefore also time for our 6 monthly readers’ chart of the most popular songs we have featured, as chosen by you.  As of Thursday […]

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