Monthly Archives: February 2014

BBC ignores climate-change elephant, focuses on trivia

Listening to today’s edition of World at One on BBC Radio 4, I was pleased to hear that Ed Miliband had,  in the course of Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQs), raised the issue of Owen Paterson, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and … Continue reading

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Lorde’s Suppressed Grammy Award acceptance speech (Full Transcript) 26 January 2014

Originally posted on Snoopman News:
Queen Bee Sting: Grammy audience told to read more Update: Lorde’s suppressed Grammy speech makes front-page news in New Zealand Lorde’s censored handwritten Grammy speech Full Transcript (with citations) of Lorde’s speech Lorde Censored: The…

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Irish celebrity priest responds to Bowie re Scottish independence

Following David Bowie’s plea for Scotland to stay part of the UK, his words relayed by Kate Moss, Father Jack Hackett of ‘Father Ted’ fame has waded into the debate, coming out in favour of Scottish independence. Father Jack recommends … Continue reading

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Applying for a university course? New service offered: help with your personal statement.

I recently realised that I had helped several people with their UCAS personal statements (i.e. statements of motivation for entrance into UK universities) in the last couple of years. All seemed pleased with what I did. It occurred to me … Continue reading

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