Author Archives: Tim Ireland

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Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Let’s not forget that Andrew Gilligan has some questions to answer

Michael White earns a golf clap for his jest and this mention of it in Gilligan’s own paper: Evening Standard – Footnote for banking: Private Eye editor Ian Hislop presented the 4th annual Paul Foot award last night for investigative … Continue reading

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Iain Dale’s daily fail

Tch. And to think that only last week he was returning from Teh Holy Land with a message of peace, mung-beans and understanding: Iain Dale – Parliament Should Decide on Prisoners’ Voting Rights – Not Judges: When you go to … Continue reading

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Palin: our cup runneth over

And now it’s all ‘over’, we have this: The Daily Show – Sarah Palin is so dumb, that… However, I have to take Sarah’s side here (just for a moment) and admit that she has a point; who are these … Continue reading

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Broadcasting from inside a bonfire

(Psst! New here? Read more about ‘Bob’ here.) – Bob… is dead. Consigned to the flames in the name of art. But he was OK with it in the end (honest), and he wanted you to have this: Camera in … Continue reading

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Where rain go?

Rain come back! Rain come back! Save Bob!

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Rain save Bob!

Rain come! Rain come!

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Do not want!

No! No! No! Save Bob! Help Bob!

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Guy Fawkes Night 2008

So who’s going on the bonfire this year? You are. That’s right; you, ya bastard. You are going in the fire, and you are going to burn, and you are going to like it. More below the fold. < --------- … Continue reading

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A short list of rejects

For those who came in late: 2005: Tony Blair2007: Rebekah Wade OK, the time has finally come for me to (almost) reveal what the plan is for Guy Fawkes Night this year, starting with a list of who is not … Continue reading

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Hazel Blears: passing interest and passing judgement

How does that speech made by Hazel Blears warrant careful analysis? It only barely qualifies for a link. The name-dropping is an obvious plea for attention, which ironically rewards two attention-seekers with the star billing they crave from others (when … Continue reading

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