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Sunday, March 13, 2016

#1070: 1978, Earth Wind and Fire, September

March 13, 2016

There have been a number of sad deaths of music greats this year so far. We have paid tribute to David Bowie, Paul Katner and Signe Toly Anderson from Jefferson Airplane and George Martin. In addition Glen Frey of the Eagles and this week prog-keyboard legend Keith Emerson passed away (the latter from suicide apparently). […]

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Week 10: Villain – George Osborne

March 13, 2016

Last Week’s Villain of the Week Award goes to the chancellor of the exchequer, George Osborne Not exactly unfamiliar with this Award, is our loathed too clever by half chancellor.  In fact by my count this is not only his second win in  a row, but I make it the 24th time he’s won overall. […]

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Week 9: Hero – Vincente Fox

March 13, 2016

The belated Hero of the Week Award for a fortnight ago goes to former Mexican President, Vincente Fox for telling it like it is about Donald Trump The Donald Trump phenomenon gets ever more scary, as the candidate once dismissed as a joke seems inexorably now to be headed for the Republican nomination for President, […]

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