Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Davis + Murdoch, FTW.

Watch out. This could get silly.

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[Operation Manticore] – an apology (in advance) as Bush visits London:

Independent – Campaigners accuse ministers over Bush visit: Anti-war campaigners have accused ministers of caving into American pressure by keeping protesters well away from a reception for George Bush in Downing Street tomorrow…. Scotland Yard said it had not banned … Continue reading

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Iraqi employees: problem solved

The Times – Britain shamed as Iraqi interpreters are resettled in squalid tower blocks: The first Iraqi interpreters to be offered refuge in Britain are living in fear in squalid tower blocks in Glasgow, The Times has learnt. They complained … Continue reading

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David Davis

So that was the weird shudder I felt on the Underground as I left Westminster early this afternoon; it was a thousand or so people directly above me turning around and saying “WTF?!” in near-unison. It’ll be interesting to see … Continue reading

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Have you seen the state of Downing Street lately?

Let me tell you this for nothing; George W. Bush is unlikely to be ferried in through the front gate on Sunday: In fact, there are workmen busily removing scaffolding by the rear entrance today. The closure of Whitehall “for … Continue reading

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Tick-tick-tick-tick-tick…..

Bush was ignored* in Germany and attracted a modest 1000 protestors in Rome. Here, authorities are taking no chances; Brown has to make nice with George ‘Warmonger’ Bush and already there are red faces and Brown stuff everywhere. About the … Continue reading

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Brown plays with petrol for a piss-poor show of power

Brown can’t honestly expect 42 days to pass through the Lords. This was a bloody dangerous attempt at a show of power, with a pathetic result. There’s bound to be plenty of talk about the support from Northern Ireland that … Continue reading

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The silver lining

BBC – BBC uncovers lost Iraq billions: A BBC investigation estimates that around $23bn may have been lost, stolen or just not properly accounted for in Iraq. For the first time, the extent to which some private contractors have profited … Continue reading

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(crosses fingers)

The Raw Story – Kucinich presents Bush impeachment articles: Kucinich, a 2004 and 2008 Democratic candidate for the White House, abandoned a prior attempt to begin impeachment proceedings against Bush in January of this year. In April of 2007, Kucinich … Continue reading

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Nadine Dorries due to erupt in 5, 4, 3…

Ministry of Truth – Exclusive: Dorries to Face Standards Inquiry Liberal Conspiracy – Dorries facing Standards investigation – updated The smart money is on a totally defiant and somewhat bonkers response sometime today on Nadine’s not-a-weblog. (Find out more about … Continue reading

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