Tag: circus

A Familiar Pattern…

Deputy Assistant Commissioner Maxine de Brunner rose to the very top of the Met… A woman? Why, of course she did! …but retired suddenly after a career touched by a string of scandals. A diversity project? Why, of course she…

Because They Don’t ‘Love Animals’…

…they hate people: Billed as the ‘Animal Magic of the 21’st Century’, the 15-part series is due to air on Monday and features real creatures with computer-generated mouths to give a realistic impression that they are actually talking. Beginning in…

Churnalism In The Age Of Consumerism

A generation gap in attitudes towards cooking and eating is helping to fuel the UK’s food waste mountain, research reveals, driven by time-poor millennials who do not understand the value of the food on their plate. In contrast to savvy…

Great! Now Let’s Turn The Car Around…

Professor Tickell said Mrs May and chancellor Philip Hammond did not have the “same feel” for universities and their national significance. The new vice-chancellor, who took up the post last month, also warned of the negative impact Brexit would bring.…

ORLY..?

Bum-fluff chinned Cerie Bullivant, on being steamrollered by Kay Burley on TV: Mr Bullivant continued: “Muslims are human beings as well. We are shocked when we see beheadings.“ Ahem. And errr, it’s not just beheadings, is it..? Far from it.…

Out Of The Mouths Of Babes…

Their names are Claire, Billy, Amira, Sydnee, Trey. Regular east London kids, some of the many who came along to the Poplar Boys and Girls Youth Club in Tower Hamlets during two days in August to have their pictures taken,…

Stop the bloody wailing

Dominic Lawson in the Sunday Times (£) seems to be accusing Mark Pritchard MP of inconsistency at best or hypocrisy at worst. I have not read Lawson’s article but here’s ConHome’s Lawson quote: “I quote from The Sunday Telegraph of…