Posts tagged with ‘John Major’

Tories Reveal Authoritarian Roots While Liberals Check Their Shoelaces

April 2, 2012

None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Yet again I’m forced to side with the grinning David Davis.  This doesn’t happen often and is embarrassing to admit!. It’s all about the government plans to allow full-scale unauthorised real-time monitoring of every person in the […]

Don’t Make the Mistake of 1987 Gordon!

November 24, 2008

I just hope that the leaked plans of tax increases for the “better off” aren’t deferred until some future date as the leaked whispers are saying.  The “plan” as it is, is to increase top tax rate to 45% after the next election – or something. All this will do is fuel a massive rush […]

Gary and Yvonne Sparrow’s Front Room

July 6, 2008

After just setting some colours on the Crawling Chaos streaming audio page, in line with the Blade Runner feel, I also think it looks like the 90’s front room decor in Goodnight Sweetheart, yet another TV show with Rodney in it.  This was a state of fashion when everything was grey with teeny tiny bits […]

Andrew’s History of Britain Not Marred by Inaccuracy

June 21, 2008

I’ve just watched Andrew Marr’s History of Modern Britain on the BBC and was thoroughly impressed by his succinct insights and straight proclamations of “truth”.  This was the fifth and final episode in his mini series and I’ll quote the programme blurb here in case the linked page is pulled as it’s only a schedule. […]

How the UK is Fortunate to be Protected by having High Road Fuel Taxes

June 4, 2008

or Analysing the Red Herrings of the Fuel & Road Protests Fuel Price Herring The recent fuel protests and road tax protests got me thinking. Everyone in Britain thinks that they are badly off. They think that fuel is REALLY expensive here. Here’s what the AA have to say on fuel prices across Europe (all […]