Category Archives: The War on Stupid

Lord Stevens goes shouty-crackers… again

Bloody hell. Have a look at this NOTW editorial by Lord Stevens (mirrored/archived here at NOTWATS). Lord Stevens – If you’re a Muslim, it’s your problem: WHEN will the Muslims of Britain stand up to be counted? When will they … Continue reading

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Top this…

From the front page of today’s edition of The Daily Sport: (Direct link to image here for those of you in the cheap seats.) Our only saving grace as a nation? Well… MediaGuardian – Sport drops one-third of readers: Sales … Continue reading

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Heathrow: mock-up, set-up, or cock-up?

Please excuse the following question… that’s just me thinking that something doesn’t quite add up. Please excuse the delay…. that’s just me waiting for the crowds to abate. (cough) If there’s a real risk that multiple terrorists are carrying disguised … Continue reading

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They’ll never take our freedaaaarrrgh!

Well, how about that, then? Less than a week after the launch of the fear-o-meter and it’s already being put to good use. As of today, we have graduated from ‘severe’ to ‘scared shitless’ ‘critical’ (i.e. “an attack is expected … Continue reading

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Your chance to blog for Israel

The Times – Israel backed by army of cyber-soldiers: Israel’s Government has thrown its weight behind efforts by supporters to counter what it believes to be negative bias and a tide of pro-Arab propaganda. The Foreign Ministry has ordered trainee … Continue reading

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Smoke and mirrors

The wingnuts are furiously circle-jerking their way around a second lap of Reuters, having revealed that not one, but two photographs by Beirut-based freelance photographer Adnan Hajj had been altered. The picture that kicked this off is a staggering show … Continue reading

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Beware the self-fulfilling prophecy

“I think that sometimes, for understandable reasons, there’s been a hesitation in putting the real truth of this situation up to people, and the fact is there are those out in that region, notably Iran and Syria, who do not … Continue reading

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Evidence the government does not want you to see

Craig Murray: New Labour are not as stupid as they seem. I have now had a chance to take legal advice, and that advice is as follows. To defend this case would cost the price of a London house. I … Continue reading

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Things to do today (if you live or work in London)

1. Buy a copy of today’s Independent 2. Enjoy a quiet picnic lunch in Parliament Square Guardian – Vanity Fair’s arresting look at Blair’s Britain: Asked to describe a politically subversive magazine, one might picture a tatty pamphlet rather than … Continue reading

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‘Justice’

Guardian – Labour bows to ‘get tough’ prison lobby: The full extent of Labour’s more punitive approach to law and order was revealed yesterday as Tony Blair boasted that more than 1,000 offenders have been locked away in the last … Continue reading

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