Posts tagged with ‘Ireland’

Estonian Spammer Forges CBS and The Guardian

December 12, 2012

Get Rich Quick Scam Forges Genuine News Agencies Web Pages I recently received two emails from a friend’s old Hotmail account, but to two of my email addresses. Probably, the account has been hacked as I could detect no spoofing in the emails’ headers.  These are the emails, with the email addresses blacked out. Initial […]

Boundless Hypocrisy Over Kate’s Tits

September 17, 2012

Public Breast-beating Over Middleton Paparazzi Photos You must understand that there is no news today. Everything is celebrity, sport and royal in the UK. Everyone has a media correspondent, a sports correspondent and a royal correspondent. Reporters just report on the latest twitter feed.  No-one searches. There are several aspects to this boob photos media […]

Philadelphia has had enough Shootings

June 21, 2010

Not much to say, really, but in Cumbria recently a man went berserk with a gun and killed a dozen people.  The nation beat it’s collective chest in anguish. The other day, I posted about Northern Ireland and the US, comparing and contrasting the loss of life.  I ended by saying, Why is America like […]

The Real Troubles are not in Northern Ireland

June 16, 2010

Bloody Sunday The Saville Report, probably the longest and certainly the most expensive enquiry in the UK ever, is now out.  The ramifications are continuing, despite the Prime Minister trying to draw a line under everything.  See Bloody Sunday report published History On that day in 1972, 13 folks were killed, and overall, in what […]

Response to Joint statement by Gordon Brown and Kevin Rudd

April 1, 2009

I subscribe to news from No10.gov.uk to get the latest view of events and policies from the highest elected position in the land!  In this post from the PM’s office, is a joint statement from our own and the Australian Prime Minister. My interest is piqued by the numerical incidence of the two words “peace” […]