Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Ten silverish linings

BBC – Ministers under fire over records: The government’s “basic competence” has been questioned by the Tories after the loss in the post of computer discs with 25m people’s personal details on them. The child benefit data on them includes … Continue reading

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Let’s All Pick on Vulnerable Right-Wing Chicks Week: Part Five

[Please note that there has been a sudden change in schedule due to circumstances beyond my control. I had my eye on a pretty little redhead today, but instead I’m compelled to write on the further antics of Nadine Dorries… … Continue reading

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Blimey!

You’ll want to read this. Recess Monkey is an idiot for thinking that this was in any way relevant or helpful, but Nadine pretty much calls him a paedophile in her response. A teeny bit nuclear, isn’t it?

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Craig Murray (the big bully) picks on poor little Alisher Usmanov

Craig Murray – Usmanov Admits Relationship with Gafur Rakhimov: There is another profile of Alisher Usmanov in the Guardian today which gives him an easy ride. But the Guardian also publish on the web the full text of their email … Continue reading

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Let’s All Pick on Vulnerable Right-Wing Chicks Week: Part Four

For a while there, it appeared – after all this effort – that the only real bitch was Paul Staines’. (Psst! You’ll need to copy and paste that last link into an address bar; Paul is still carrying on with … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…

Matt Wardman – Usmanov lawyer Schillings take stand on Pakistan censorship Independent media and journalists have been the target of sweeping press censorship and attack? How dreadfully, dreadfully shocking. (Psst! I have an update on the UK libel law thing … Continue reading

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Let’s All Pick on Vulnerable Right-Wing Chicks Week: Part Three

As noted yesterday, Rachel Joyce has thrown a ruddy great spanner in the works by unexpectedly standing up for herself without inventing, creating and/or hiding behind anonymous personal attacks. I’m still getting over the shock of it. Who would have … Continue reading

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Iain Dale and 18 Doughty Street: bravely plunging forward

18 Doughty Street has plenty of money and is moving to new premises as part of a bold new expansion. At least, that’s what the official press release states, and who am I to question it? Hell, if you need … Continue reading

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Let’s All Pick on Vulnerable Right-Wing Chicks Week: Part Two

Congratulations to Sim-O, who has let the side down admirably by badgering poor Rachel Joyce into making this statement: Hi I have met Nadine and I know she is a woman of the utmost integrity. She believes very strongly in … Continue reading

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Let’s All Pick on Vulnerable Right-Wing Chicks Week: Part One

Today, I request that a few regular readers (if you’re thinking “Who, me?”, then “Yes, you.”) each choose one poor, vulnerable, politically-minded and right-leaning woman with a website or weblog (commentator, journalist, activist, etc.) and invade her space in the … Continue reading

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