Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Ian Blair resigns

And there goes Ian Blair! Only a few years too late, but never mind. Isn’t it nice to know that you can shoot the wrong people, raid the wrong houses, lie outright to save face and still remain in your … Continue reading

Posted in The War on Stupid | 2 Comments

You’ll need coffee before tucking in

Tabloid Lies – The Sun at the fringe: … this year, for the first time ever, the Sun newspaper has been holding fringe events at the Labour and Conservative party conferences… The theme of the events, in case you couldn’t … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin will, I expect, be praying right about now

The Vice presidential debate* will be worth watching if you have the stamina. (*Friday, 3 October 2008, 01:00:00 GMT -|- Thursday, 2 October 2008, 20:00:00 CDT) (Psst! It’s fair to call this cramming, yes? Also, note the curt tone of … Continue reading

Posted in Christ..., US Presidential Election 2008 | Comments Off

You’re welcome

You might remember a few years back that we had a period of financial difficulty that followed 9/11 11/9. In the 6 months that followed, I noticed a sharp rise in a particular type of spam; it was obvious from … Continue reading

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SEO Seminar (10 Oct) – free ticket giveaway

Google 4 Grown-Ups is a search engine seminar with a live afternoon workshop, written and presented by yours truly: Google 4 Grown-Ups SEO Training Seminar 9am – 4pm Friday 10th October, 2008 Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel, London UK The short … Continue reading

Posted in Search Engine Optimisation | 2 Comments

Some interesting twitters from Tory fringe events in Birmingham

At the fringe of the 2008 Conservative Party Conference, a ‘Freedom & the Internet’ panel was chaired by notorious control-freak and liar Iain Dale, and featured Guido Fawkes, Phil Hendren, Chris Mounsey, Nadine Dorries. Oh, and last-minute hanger-on Praguetory. Quite … Continue reading

Posted in The Political Weblog Movement | 3 Comments

Images, goodies and updates

Hi gang! It looks like Google Images has dipped in for a second helping over at the B3ta boards (click here for background) so it’ll probably be a few weeks yet before we see any relevant results for ‘julie moult’ … Continue reading

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Bloggers issued with hastily-carved ‘Ten Commandments’

Oi, you lot! Go work your own side of the street… this spot’s taken.

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Dracula’s Lament (by Jason Segel) – lyrics and tabs

This is my new favourite thing: Dracula’s Lament (Jason Segel) From the not-bad movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall. The best cover I’ve heard so far is here. It’s so sad and lovely, and I’d like to encourage further appearances of this … Continue reading

Posted in Geekage | 4 Comments

“But she’s got a new hat.”

By now most of you would have seen this video of Sarah Palin crashing and burning on CBS just as David Letterman pointed out that McCain himself doesn’t appear to think that Palin can handle the campaign, never mind the … Continue reading

Posted in Christ..., US Presidential Election 2008 | 3 Comments