Tag: Political Correctness

When They Turn, They Turn….

Yesterday, JK Rowling released a statement with regards to the casting of Johnny Depp in the title role of the new film, The Crimes of Grindelwald. *sigh* Yet more publicity for her endless money-making scheme? But wait! What’s this? But…

Council Priorities…

Blackburn with Darwen Council is seeking designation as a ‘Breastfeeding Friendly Borough’. It’s executive board last week agreed to take measures to secure official approval for the title. …what, you thought it was all cleaning the streets & keeping the…

Too Late, Love….

…they already did: Says who…? Julie Siddiqi is a Muslim community activist with 20 years’ experience. Ah. Right. No agenda here, then. I don’t fully agree with Sarah Champion MP that political correctness gets in the way of dealing with…

If At First You Don’t Succeed…

…well, then it’s just time to give up! Mihal Dobrev, 37, of East Hanningfield Road, Rettendon, was charged with murdering Denis Petkov just before midnight on Saturday, March 11. He had denied the charge at a previous court hearing. However,…

Call A Spade A Spade, Kevin

Kevin Blake, deputy leader of Basildon Council, said: “Only complete and utter scum would do something like this. “Not only is it an obscene thing to do but it’s putting lives at risk because there is disturbed asbestos among the…

“Curses! I’d Have Gotten Away With It If Not For…”

“…those meddling commenters below the line!”   “It is quite simply a damning indictment of our justice system that a woman recognised by the courts as being ‘fragile and vulnerable’, with no legal representation, can be imprisoned for 26 weeks…

He says: ‘I was horrified, of course, but it was clearly a ridiculous mistake. I thought it would all quickly be cleared up.’

A jury would later find him not guilty in less than 40 minutes. But by then the damage had been done: the man once labelled ‘one of the outstanding school masters of his generation’ had lost not only his profession…