Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Iain Dale: a poser

I’ll provide details later, but for now all you need to know is that Iain Dale needed me to trust him yesterday, and seemed quite put out when I pointed out that he had given me very little reason to … Continue reading

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Shh! Don’t disturb the narrative!

A major reason why our government isn’t rushing to rescue former employees in Iraq: it would involve admitting that all is not well in that country. But the mission to protect the world from WMDs bring democracy to Iraq must … Continue reading

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These are dark days and the storm clouds gather around us…

… but never fear! I pledge that I, your leader, will see you safely through to a better world! (Mwahahahahahahahahaha!) And now, A Walk in the Black Forest. No… wait… I’m sure we have another record here somewhere. Ah, yes… … Continue reading

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No Smoking Day

I’d love to take the No Smoking Day challenge, but it’s too late for me… I quit 2 weeks ago and I’m feeling fine and dandy. I’ve tried to quit before, but this time I did it with the help … Continue reading

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I’m turned on, now

Perversion for Profit: a 1965 anti-pornography film (NSFW) (via) (Loving the Obi-tastic caption for the ‘outstanding news reporter’)

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Knickers to the anonymongrel knockers

Tom Watson offers his thoughts on blogging as a civil servant. The basics are; blog as yourself and act responsibly. The result: an added point of open engagement with politics. Dizzy Phil Hendren, by comparison, thinks you should sneak around … Continue reading

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Budgets, boobies and The Big Lie

10 Downing Street – PM marks International Women’s Day: The Prime Minister has marked International Women’s Day 2008 by asking women’s business leaders for advice on how to support the “next generation” of successful women. The PM and his wife … Continue reading

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Fred and Sharon’s movies (make your life go better)

Fred and Sharon Spencer are a delightful couple from Kelowna, Canada. In January of this year, they invested in the domain name fredandsharonsmovies.com, uploaded a shedload of brilliant videos to their YouTube channel, and waited for the world to come … Continue reading

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You better run, you better take cover

(Queensland) Courier Mail – Repeat sex offender to be deported: A serial child sex offender with a 43-year criminal history will be kicked out of the country as soon as he is released from a Brisbane jail this month. Raymond … Continue reading

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Animals

Bloggerheads – “Answer my questions, or the puppy gets it.”: I’m as appalled as Justin is… but not quite as shocked. The death of an innocent puppy doesn’t involve any tricky politics, so it’s an easy win. – Short version … Continue reading

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