Tag: Self righteous pricks

“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…

The Fairer Sex…

Female serial criminals will be helped to put a stop to their trail of offending after a windfall of Government cash. The money will be spent over three years in Sussex to crack down on the number of repeat offences…

Actions Do, Sometimes, Have Consequences…

More than a hundred workers across the US were reportedly fired for taking place (sic) in the “Day Without Immigrants” protests against President Donald Trump’s immigration policies. Well, sometimes people have to suffer for their convictions. Some people have taken…

The State Is Perfectly Happy To Upset People…

…providing they are the right people: It can’t feel particularly pleasant to have that letter drop on your doormat, but the NHS has issued templates to local authorities, stressing that they should be “non-judgmental” and “positively phrased”. The potential to…

Once Again, An ‘Offer’ Means You Don’t Have To Accept…

It’s a concept that people don’t really seem to grasp that often: The founder of an Essex-based anti-knife crime charity which has received funding to deliver workshops to pupils claims schools across Rochford and Rayleigh haven’t taken up the offer.…

Maybe You Can’t Be Too Rich…

…but it appears you can be too thin. Giles Fraser in the ‘Guardian’: The old Labour party HQ used to be in my parish, on the Walworth Road, just by Elephant and Castle in London. In 1997, Tony Blair moved…

Feminist Claptrap…

..they can’t give it up, even when watching a popular TV show: Sansa Stark may be a fictional character, but she makes a persuasive case for the benefits of broadcasting abuse. In an instant, one of the most violated characters…