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Born to drool

According to the BBC news, the only thing of note that happened today was that an obscenely wealthy 90 year woman with access to the best health care money can buy hasn’t died yet. All across…

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Born to drool

Wee Ginger Dug

According to the BBC news, the only thing of note that happened today was that an obscenely wealthy 90 year woman with access to the best health care money can buy hasn’t died yet. All across the country there are elderly women and men turning 90, many of whom have had to live in poverty and survive lengthy NHS waiting lists, but that’s not news. It should be news that elderly people in this country are struggling in poverty, but they can’t afford a street party so the BBC doesn’t give a toss. It’s only news that it’s the Queen who has just turned 90, in case you haven’t noticed, and the BBC and the rest of the British media are doing their utmost to make sure that you can’t not notice.

Actually, she turned 90 in April, but she gets two dibs on birthdays because one set of presents…

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The theftocrisy of British business

On Tuesday Mike Ashley the owner of Sports Direct, purveyor of cut price sporting clothing to middle aged men with beer guts who insist on dressing like they were really Olympic athletes, appeared …

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Escaping from a dying superstate

If you thought that the prospect of a 24th of June when you wake up to a UK that’s voted to leave the EU and drag an unwilling Scotland with it was depressing, you’re about to be even m…

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Escaping from a dying superstate

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If you thought that the prospect of a 24th of June when you wake up to a UK that’s voted to leave the EU and drag an unwilling Scotland with it was depressing, you’re about to be even more depressed. Donald Trump is coming for tea that day too. Donald Trump, the only man on the planet who’s a greater attention seeking troll craving validation than a right wing Unionist journalist on Twitter, has announced a visit to Scotland the day after the EU referendum.

The reason that the Donald will be getting a fresh rabies shot and a pet passport for his comb over is obstensibly to open his revamped golf resort at Turnberry, or Trumpberry as it’s now called, but really he’s coming to do his mugging toad face impression that passes for a smile if the UK has voted to leave the EU. The American clown with…

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