Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Wipe your chin, David

Telegraph – Conservative expenses row: David Cameron says MPs have to be ‘open and accountable’: David Cameron has pledged to get tough with MPs and MEPs who break the rules over their expenses following a series of Conservative sleaze allegations… … Continue reading

Posted in Tories! Tories! Tories! | 2 Comments

Some quiz goodness for you

A little treat for you, fresh from the potting shed: QUIZ: which right-wing ‘blogger’ are you? Good luck.

Posted in The Political Weblog Movement | 5 Comments

Where’s Wally Squad?

OK folks, it’s time to play an exciting new game called Where’s Wally Squad? To play this game, all you need is a pair of sharp eyes, and the following information: This Daily Mail article describes a person who is: … Continue reading

Posted in The War on Stupid | 5 Comments

Agent provocateur rumbled?

Daily Mail (!) – Was ‘friend’ who yelled abuse at police on anti-war demo a stooge or a thug, asks writer: As a throng of protesters built up by the barriers, an extremely animated demonstrator in a white T-shirt caught … Continue reading

Posted in The War on Stupid | 9 Comments

“Gentlemen… we’re history.”

Goodbye, George. If you have an hour (and a bit) to spare today, I invite you to spend it on one final blow-out. (And one for Justin.)

Posted in The War on Stupid | 3 Comments

Five items

1. Like most people, I’m watching this nest of ants that David Davis has kicked over (latest). Murdoch’s scramble to and from the fight shows that he can’t afford to be seen diddling our democracy, and – candidate or no … Continue reading

Posted in Updates | 7 Comments

Murdoch backs off on Davis fight

Guardian – Kelvin MacKenzie unlikely to stand in byelection : The Sun has not referred to the mooted campaign by its columnist once in print since MacKenzie and Murdoch, the paper’s proprietor, discussed it at a party on Thursday evening … Continue reading

Posted in Rupert 'The Evil One' Murdoch | 1 Comment

The secret behind Operation Manticore

BBC – Protesters greet Bush’s UK visit AP – British police say up to 2,500 people show up to protest Bush and 25 arrested BBC – Three charged over Bush protests BBC – Brown and Bush in talks at No … Continue reading

Posted in George W. Bush | 14 Comments


Yesterday was the last day of my self-imposed curfew, and what did I do? I broke curfew! I surrendered to the demon drink after a couple of weeks, too. Like a total pansy. Tch. I throw myself on the mercy … Continue reading

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“Found this spoon, sir!”

So I’m hanging around just outside a quieter edge of the security cordon and I watch two cops walk past, fresh from McDonalds with 8 cups of coffee… and a single McFlurry for one very special member of the team. … Continue reading

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