Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Iain Dale has been overstating his visitor stats

Let me give the short version for those for those who don’t wish to dig through all of this: Iain Dale has replied to my recent post about his outlandish traffic claims and has – in his post – inadvertently … Continue reading

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Paul Staines: damn your lies and stuff your statistics

Paul Staines (aka ‘Guido Fawkes’) finally emerged with his stat-porn today. Only a day later than usual for some reason. Oh well, at least he’s quicker off the mark than Mugabe. Let’s fisk the whole thing while we wait for … Continue reading

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Grab bag

Busy day today. I’m going to pass you over to some other bloggers/items for a bit: 1. Septicisle – Scum-watch: Harassing the evil Islamic terrorist Abdul Muneem Patel: As Sun journalists obviously don’t have anything better to do, they’ve taken … Continue reading

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April Fool’s has come and gone….

Who’s the fool that carried on? PS – Congrats to the BBC for the concept, production, casting and timing on this. It’s wonderful. You may also have missed Justin’s morning wheeze, which he blogs about here. UPDATE – You really … Continue reading

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March Statporn

Server logs show approx. 71,000 ‘unique’ visitors to the site. Google Analytics says 25,016 Absolute Unique Visitors involving the main weblog alone. Server logs show approx. 400,000 page views site-wide, but only approx. 168,000 involved real people (the remainder being … Continue reading

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The relevance of Paul Staines’ bankruptcy

[MessageSpace: I still can’t comment on MS for fear of getting sued over some technicality, which I find very frustrating. Suffice it to say it will be a cold day in hell before MessageSpace ads appear on any site of … Continue reading

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Look what these bastards are trying to sneak past us… again

Spy Blog – Danger ! Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill Part 6 tries to remove even the limited constitutional safeguards of the “destroy Parliament” Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 2006: It looks as if we will have to again go through … Continue reading

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Hooray for me

Here’s the certificate they give you when you successfully make it through the last 2 weeks of this 6 week programme without a single cigarette: 1) Hell, I made it through all 6 weeks without falling over once. That’s a … Continue reading

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Yes, please.

Free our Bills! – The Nice Polite Campaign to Gently Encourage Parliament to Publish Bills in a 21st Century Way, Please. Now. [joins]

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SOCPA – over and out!

What an lovely afternoon it’s turning out to be… Via Justin: Page 7 of this document reads: Managing Protest around Parliament :The Government proposes the repeal of sections 132-138 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005. Repeal of … Continue reading

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