Luciana in the sky with diamonds


Good to see the Wavertree MP on BBC breakfast this morning dressed down and telling everyone that female politicians like herself should be judged on their ability not their looks. Hmmm! A product of the London Labour nepotistic guild that sorts out safe sears for their pals, Berger’s Zionism seems at odds with local feelings …

thedailyswineLuciana in the sky with diamonds

Haunted Dancehalls # 2


Teenage Warning – The Angelic Upstarts Those often brutal secondary school years can make or break you. At junior school you got used to the pecking order, the hierarchy imposed by how tough, good looking, sporty or funny you were. Secondary school threw you into a different pool altogether and you could sink or swim …

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Sexual Cleaning


So, as we have been so well primed for over the past couple of weeks, Maggies Den was a nest of nonces.  Quelle surprise? Given the fact that the jury never had to go out on Thatcher it is no great shock to hear that the establishments penchant for pedophilia was, is now, and let’s …

Whos-Arsed?Sexual Cleaning

185 MILES (southgate no more)


John Bishop’s Australia – at least it had a hook ; re-tracing his bike journey of 20 years ago but the rest was standard pointless celeb ‘journey’ – heart warming interview with spouse who thinks the journey is existentially necessary and not just an excuse for yet another formulaic celeb travelogue – check do summat …

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Pass us the soap


My disdain for British soap opera is fairly insurmountable I’m afraid; I’m convinced of it, and the fawning respect it is bafflingly accorded by even the smarter sections of the media, is having a wholly deleterious effect on British TV drama; there is virtually no British TV drama that isn’t tarnished by the ubiquitous mindset …

Paul Frank SharkeyPass us the soap

HauntedDancehalls Vol 1MessagesOMD


[su_dropcap style="simple" size="5"]P[/su_dropcap]unk was over! It was official. You didn’t need the NME or the Pistols to tell you that the original spirit of punk had been neutralised or co-opted by 1979 and that only ‘hardcore’ refuseniks, professional dissenters and Americans were the only people interested in keeping that snotty, self-defeating delusion alive. On the …

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