Bogeymen

Click for linky Wiley Miller’s Non Sequitur nails it yet again, as does Cracked.com with a list of four reasons why instead of treating terrorists like evil masterminds and making getting on a plane ten times as big a pain…

One Ring to rule them all….

[On Tuesday, May 24th], a debate took place in parliament regarding an absolutely crucial issue for the future of the UK and the financial well-being of its citizens: Mark Reckless MP proposed an anti-bailout motion that would have been the…

Another Voice

I would like to thank everyone for the invitation to contribute, although the very libertarian tone of some of the posts makes me feel a trifle out of place. First, an introduction: I was born to a British soldier and…

A short constitutional ramble

I’ve been following a tiny news item via Captain Ranty’s site about a matter of constitutional import. Now just about every country in the Anglosphere has a legal system based on what is known as Common Law, which derives from…

Nothing going on but the paperwork

I work continental shifts, 12 hours, 2 days + 2 nights 4 on 4 off. It suits me, doesn’t suit everyone, but the fact that my weekends move around a bit means that often enough I’m off when everyone else…

No IDea

Last year the Piss Poor Policies Coalition and U-Turn Cam decided that an ID card was a bad idea. But it seems that son a of a B…..aronet (and alien reptile in disguise) George ‘Slasher’ Osborne is secretly planning to…

Self Fulfilling Prophesy

No, not the rapture thing –  we all survived that, didn’t we? Either it didn’t happen or we all got raptured together… Heaven really is a place on Earth, eh? No, it’s that super injunction thingy. The one where a…

New Poster

I would like to thank everyone for the invitation to contribute, although the very libertarian tone of some of the posts makes me feel a trifle out of place.  First, an introduction:  I was born to a British soldier and…