Author: Guestposter

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…

TPA latest

At the Conservative Party Conference in 1983, at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool, Margaret Thatcher famously reminded the audience that there “is no such thing as public money; there is only taxpayers’ money.” The economic reforms that she introduced were…

And so it comes to pass …

From Amfortas: That most common phrase in the Bible, itself full of arab shepherd magnates prophesying this and that. “And it came to pass that….”. The prediction bizzo continues but like the ‘clutter’ on the British radar used in Hawaii…

Sorry is such an easy word

By Wiggia: Not my usual stuff but I was incensed – the more I delved the worse it got. Above is all that is wrong in one picture of the organisation she headed, Dame Jo Williams saying ‘sorry’ for suggesting…

An attempt to enslave humanity?

by Ken Craggs of Panopticon The following are excerpts from a document published by the ‘EU Commission’ on 28 February 2013. See pages 4 & 5 – points (1) & (7). “What are the defining features of the [Internet of Things]…

Securing Energy Supply (1)

by Nick Drew [original at Broad Oak] When it comes to energy policy-making in the 21st Century, for most developed economies it is built around a ‘triad’ comprising these elements: environmental – reducing the detrimental impact of obtaining usable energy…