Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Scott McClellan

Scott McClellan on Bush and the selling of the Iraq war: In Iraq, McClellan added, Bush saw “his opportunity to create a legacy of greatness,” something McClellan said Bush has said he believes is only available to wartime presidents. The … Continue reading

Posted in It's War! It's Legal! It's Lovely! | 1 Comment

You can trust the Bush administration

, . , . , apart from a certain method that certainly isn’t torture, . . (via)

Posted in It's War! It's Legal! It's Lovely! | Comments Off

Five quick items

1. Nadine Dorries is telling porkies again. Oh, and did everyone watch the sun come up this morning? It came as a hell of a surprise, let me tell you. 2. Richard Bartholomew offers an excellent post on UK libel … Continue reading

Posted in George W. Bush, The Political Weblog Movement, UK Libel Law, Updates | 1 Comment

Fundies abroad

Two items for those who watched In God’s Name and appreciated seeing the evidence of Christian fundamentalists and their influence in politics (locally, thanks to David “I’m a tolerant kind of guy” Cameron and his ‘nice’ Tory party): 1. Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in Christ... | 7 Comments

Weezer’s latest video: Pork and Beans

Via Tom: 1. Weezer rocks. Very few bands would get away with this. I love the quality of the cameos. So does everybody else by the looks of things… this video has had just over a million views already and … Continue reading

Posted in Teh Interwebs, Video | Comments Off

In-joke with totally NSFW audio

What would it sound like if Phil Hendren had Paul Staines’ problems? A bit like this, I would think. (via) Aaaand, back to work I go…

Posted in Video | Comments Off

Look before you leap

Congratulations to Sky News, the Telegraph, the Mail, the Mirror and Metro, who all printed the ‘Grand Canyon leap’ photo-story as fact when it was seen and sorted by Snopes years ago. Metro has changed its article this morning; they … Continue reading

Posted in Old Media | 3 Comments

Brown forced to eat Crewe and Nantwich

Well said, that man: Justin McKeating: Any Tory who thinks they are winning rather than Labour losing needs to stop jumping around and take a bit of breather. Even Iain Dale and Paul Staines appear to agree; it wasn’t the … Continue reading

Posted in The Political Weblog Movement | 1 Comment

Torygraph goes up to 11

Independent –’s web surge ignites row Guardian – Publishers query Telegraph rise Telegraph – We’re No. 1! We’re No. 1!* (*OK, so I’m paraphrasing.) Eyebrows raised in the past by the Telegraph’s past traffic claims here and here. The … Continue reading

Posted in Old Media, The Political Weblog Movement | 1 Comment

Busy day today

Must dash to London and organise bits and bobs for Operation Manticore. There will be a delay in the answering of comments and email. But if you need someone to chat to I’m sure the Tories will send you a … Continue reading

Posted in Updates | 3 Comments