Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Answers from Tom (plus a few extras)

You may recall that last week Paul Staines lifted this item from the Sunday Mercury without crediting that local newspaper as the source (presumably because it simply wouldn’t do to undermine his reputation as the King of Mole Hill). Point … Continue reading

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Tom’s busy

That’s the short version… and I’m happy to cut him a little slack because, unlike some people, he doesn’t have a track record of dicking me around. I’m a tad busy myself, but I did have time to knock this … Continue reading

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The Obi One may have trouble laughing this one off…

LayScience – Dr. Joseph Obi vs. LayScience.net: Today I have “most ethically” triggered a chain of events that may be of great interest to the Royal College of Alternative Medicine. Nothing beats good evidence, and I’ve just posted a load … Continue reading

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Stormfront in hotlinking whoopsie

Media Watch Watch is a blog with a free-speech focus that rose like a mighty phoenix from the ashes of the JS:TO firestorm and, blessings upon the cotton socks The Monitor, is still keeping tabs on Stephen Green. Recently, The … Continue reading

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“Answer my questions, or the puppy gets it.”

While we’re waiting for Tom… here’s a US marine throwing a puppy off a cliff (maybe): News.com.au – Military investigates puppy-throwing video: The US military is investigating a YouTube video that apparently shows a Marine throwing a puppy off a … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…

Sorry to interrupt the eerie silence, but Iain’s latest CiF article comparing David Cameron to Barack Obama prompted this comment from me and I wanted to share. [Yes, I’m aware of the multiple absurdities of Iain’s article, but I’m trying … Continue reading

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Who’s got Phorm?

The Register – How Phorm plans to tap your internet connection: Internal BT documents obtained by The Register for the first time provide solid technical information on how data from millions of BT, Virgin Media and Carphone Warehouse customers will … Continue reading

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‘Joey’ Obi: Creepshow II

Another video starring Grand Master Joseph Chikelue Obi… and this time he’s naked! That this clown and his pseudo-lawyer managed to bully an ISP into submission continues to amaze me.

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Let’s probe some padded expenses!

Paul Staines (aka ‘Guido Fawkes) – Sunday Sleaze Special : Tom Watson: Last year Watson pocketed his £60,000 salary and his parliamentary expenses amounted to £150,000-plus – bringing his total package to £211,000 – making him the 73rd highest claiming … Continue reading

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Neil Clark: how to waste public money by trying to keep your personal mistakes private

Via Richard Bartholomew (

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