Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

So the Tories are pro-SOCPA now?

The Herald – Action urged on Parliament Square protest camp: The protest camp in Parliament Square is a “national embarrassment” that is “permanently disfiguring” London, senior Tories said today. Shadow Commons leader Alan Duncan and Sir Patrick Cormack urged the … Continue reading

Posted in The War on Stupid, Tories! Tories! Tories! | 3 Comments

Before I forget (again)

This is one hell of a first post. It is at the very upper end of the scale. You should not feel bad about not being this good on your first time out. Put aside where Jonathan might be agreeing … Continue reading

Posted in Rupert 'The Evil One' Murdoch, Updates | Comments Off

BBC: I have to agree

My original point stands; if it comes to a choice between the BBC and Murdoch, I still choose the BBC and will continue to wear this button myself… …but it’s not a happy state of affairs if that’s about the … Continue reading

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Jenvey: PCC to investigate

Guardian – Sun front-page story on ‘terror target’ Sir Alan Sugar under investigation: The Press Complaints Commission is investigating a front-page story in the Sun newspaper that claimed Islamic extremists were targeting The Apprentice star Sir Alan Sugar. The PCC … Continue reading

Posted in Rupert 'The Evil One' Murdoch | 14 Comments

Meet Stevie-Louise Ritchie and Lisa O’Connor

Stevie-Louise Ritchie (NSFW), “recently moved to London to pursue modelling fulltime”, and eager to make her mark in a Credit-Crunch world (NSFW). Lisa O’Connor (NSFW); “a friendly model with happy nature who has been modelling for about nine months” and … Continue reading

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I warned you about those bloody Canadians

Don’t run into big fights in a freshly-made mask. Ever. It’s a bad idea. Turn up to a fight in a mask no-one recognises, and a lot of well-motivated and resourceful people will want to know who you are. In … Continue reading

Posted in The Political Weblog Movement | 5 Comments


Like Justin, I suspect that the word ‘impartiality’ does not mean what Mark Thompson thinks it means. Donate online to the DEC’s Gaza Crisis now (I know you probably do so at risk of being called a Nazi by not-very-good-lawyer … Continue reading

Posted in Humanity | 2 Comments

Try not to choke on your cornflakes

Guardian – Only quality journalism can save us, says Sun editor Rebekah Wade: Sun editor Rebekah Wade used her first public speech to warn that only journalism could save the newspaper industry from the recession. After six years as editor … Continue reading

Posted in Old Media, Rupert 'The Evil One' Murdoch | 1 Comment

Just a quiet heads-up

There’s a post on my site that’s one of the top results in Google for most search queries relating to Gordon Brown’s email. The relevant service has been down for months, I’m left wondering what the big deal is with … Continue reading

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Shock and awesome

I am shocked that this is possible. It is awesome. – President Barack Obama’s Inaugural Address by David Bergman Check out the four guys on the far-right of the roof of the white building in the background. Seriously. (via … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Geekage, Inneresting | 1 Comment