Rumbled!

A woman has lost out on more than £5,000 in disability benefits… as she cannot access her local assessment centre. How disgraceful! Jaki Whyte, from Colchester, has been out of work for 10 years as she is disabled. In order…

Last of the Patriots

Blocked Dwarf celebrates this day with his own bit of Jack Strawism: Well to be fair to the PCists (although God only knows why) the flag of St.George has become the Reichskriegsflagge of the British right wing. People who fly…

The occult legacy of the Bushes

Even Barbara Bush’s stepmother is afraid of her. Over the course of a half-hour interview, Willa Pierce, the South Carolina painter the First Lady’s widowed father married in 1952, hasn’t commented on anything much more controversial than her famous stepdaughter’s…

Socialism in football

It takes an AFL team downunder about 6 years to mature after a rebuilding – champions retired, draftees took time etc. – and that’s what happened around 2001 at Geelong until they were finally ready for an “era” from 2007…