Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

I am *so* outraged about another post

But I’m not going to link to it because I don’t link to people or parties that I don’t like (or items I feel I might have difficulty challenging in detail). It doesn’t stop me from being really, really cross … Continue reading

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Just checking…

If the BBC ran this story but also spent a few moments looking into the background of the organisation pushing it (i.e. using the word ‘Conservative’ somewhere and pulling up well short of yelling “Tory front!”), that would be typical … Continue reading

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A magic item

Pretty much since cheap plastic was invented, there have been cheap plastic dress-up and accessory kits for kids that allow them to roam the neighbourhood as a nurse, a cowboy, a police officer, etc. My, how things have changed. Now, … Continue reading

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Please keep off the grass

Tch. I thought most politicians had tried grass, and decided that they didn’t like it. Shows what I know… Times – Parliament protesters are evicted: Dozens of people who have been camping opposite Parliament have been evicted. The Greater London … Continue reading

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C’mon… tell me someone along the line didn’t spot this before publication…

GlobalResearch.ca – Reagan Diaries: George W: “Find the Kid a Job”…: Direct quote from the just published REAGAN DIARIES. The entry is dated May 17, 1986…. ‘A moment I’ve been dreading. George brought his ne’re-do-well son around this morning and … Continue reading

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More Tory sock-puppetry and smears

Mark Pack (LibDemVoice) – Who was the person who faked the Norman Lamb Facebook profile? Some lovely detective work by Mark. I have a couple of details and observations to add: 82.118.116.193 is the IP address connected so strongly to … Continue reading

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Get orf moi lahhhnd!

Police ‘escorted’ off climate camp by protesters. Watch it right until the end to see a police officer deliver a somewhat embellished version of events into his radio. They don’t like it up ‘em, do they? UPDATE – Someone raised … Continue reading

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Reactions to Brown’s Guantanamo release requests

The Scotsman – Life of house arrest awaits Guantanamo detainees on return to UK: Mr Brown last week formally requested that the US release the five men from its controversial Cuban detention camp. The Pentagon accuses the five of terrorism, … Continue reading

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Well said

Chicken Yoghurt – In the vanguard of a new cultural revolution: The BBC clearly have much to learn from a Tory propagandist and a blogger whose stock in trade is third-rate gossip, homophobia and censorship. Actually, I thought at least … Continue reading

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