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Spot the difference in beheading reports

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The Rise of the Rothschilds

Sometimes a post is clearly for the blogger’s own site, sometimes it’s clearly an OoL affair. Sometimes it needs to go on both as a reference archive. This is a long piece, no doubt garnering few comments, if any but…

The NHS and switching GPs

Guestpost by Wiggia: http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/AboutNHSservices/doctors/Pages/patient-choice-GP-practices.aspx In October this year, patients will, in theory, be able to switch GPs. Oh joy, some of us will say, but of course, as with all things, it seems there is a catch. This will only…

Miller and small government

Wiggia writes: A trend running through the general commentary on the Maria Miller affair, has been why have we a “culture” minister in the first place, it is an unnecessary dept. A recent HOC select committee report said that a…

Lord Smith and the Environmental Agency

From Wiggia: The Environment Agency has been getting a lot of stick recently, especially over the flooding in the Somerset Levels. Now nobody can stand in the way of nature when conditions are way above anything that can be anticipated…

Quote of the (last) month

  With apologies to Julia who runs her own consistently good feature…   I want to make it clear that I am not calling liberals fascists. There’s a big difference. A fascist would invade Poland. A liberal would just whine…

Like there’s no tomorrow

I work for the underclass. I also work for a bunch of other people who are in the financial mire – temporarily or permanently – and from which I suspect no amount of health insurance and voluntary pension saving could…

Do not criticize Islam

A bit late from Wiggia [my fault] but better than not at all: Is David Cameron really stupid, or is he prepared to quash any criticism of Islam at any cost, today’s quote on the Kenya terrorist attack “These appalling…

More immigration please …….

By Wiggia: More immigration please……………….. Two conflicting reports from the Office of Budget Responsibility and the Equality Human Rights Commission are symptomatic of the muddled thinking when it comes to immigration, the OBR report published in July is only available…

Continuing blight of the PFIs

By guest poster Wiggia PFI a blight…………… Last week on the Today program, I caught a small part of a conversation between Mark Porter, Chairman of the BMA and Chris Hopson CEO of the Foundation Trust Network, a sort of…

And finally

No decent person can fail to condemn without equivocation the arson attacks alleged to have been made on mosques in Grimsby and Braintree. Violence of any sort can have no place in a democratic society and we are in no…

What a load of Shite

From Guestposter Amfortas on the smoking situation downunder, showing this PC phenomenon is not just over here: BAN on smoking could be the death knell for Tasmania”s agricultural shows, the chief of the Hobart Show says. Royal Agricultural Society of…

Benefit of the Doubt(er)

By Amfortas: The raging of Global Warmists against the doubters, calling them ‘Deniers’ and worse, often much worse, seems not matched by the doubters’ considered and more instructive observations about them. There is something deeply psychological about the disconnect in…