From the daily archives:

Monday, February 23, 2015

Rifkind and Straw: The Cluelessness of Our Political Establishment

February 23, 2015

Here we go again.  Allegations of two senior politicians with their snouts in the trough.   A sting operation by the media, following the usual pattern – fake company wanting access to decision makers.  Politicians only too willing to help and brag about how they can open doors.  Only too willing to be stung.  For a […]

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#991: 2003, Richard Hawley, The Only Road

February 23, 2015

My brain: “Right then, East-West, you have a musical mission if you seek to accept it. I want to listen to some music. I want to listen to music that sounds like 1960’s music hall Las Vegas and Sheffield at the same time. I want to listen to love songs that are poetic and full […]

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Week 8: Hero – Peter Oborne

February 23, 2015

Following seamlessly from the Daily Telegraph victory in the category of Villain of the Week, this week’s Hero of the Week is their former Political editor, Peter Oborne. I could be doing this guy an immense disservice, but I kind of get the feeling that a night out with Peter Oborne might be a challenge […]

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