From the daily archives:

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Week 16: Prat – David Cameron

April 19, 2015

This Week’s Prat of the Week award goes to (the hopefully for not much longer) Prime Minister David Cameron Thursday saw the final debate of this election campaign. It was also only the second debate. The debate was remarkable as being on contested only by the 5 main opposition party leaders. There was no David […]

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Week 16: Villain – Iain Duncan Smith

April 19, 2015

The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Iain Duncan Smith, earns our Villain of the Week award There is a certain capricious callousness to much of this government’s approach to work and welfare: they do not care enough about the lives of those on benefits and low pay to bother to see what damage […]

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Week 16: Hero – Jimmy Anderson

April 19, 2015

This week’s hero is the English fast bowler Jimmy Anderson. There is something amazing about the sight of a fast bowler running up to the crease, all lithe and sinewy, face contorted, legs and arms pumping as he prepares to propel the cricket ball at speeds of up to 90mph at the stricken batsman. At […]

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