In a bid to boost his flagging support among public voters and MPs, Boris Johnson has announced a series of swingeing reforms should he become PM. His pledges include: Increasing tax on the very rich, which would be defined as those earning more than an MP Freezing MP’s pay until 2050 Raising the lowest threshold […]Tell me more...!
A company has been accused of making millions of pounds from gullible consumers by selling bottled ‘mountain air’ that is no better than the air they can get for free. An investigation has revealed that the Mountain Air Company has been scamming customers by selling air that was not bottled in the mountains. In a […]Tell me more...!
In light of confessions by half the Tory party that they all took hard drugs in the past, Tory leadership wannabe, Michael Gove, tried to climb on board the ‘street cred’ wagon by confessing he snorted talcum powder instead of cocaine. He did it to impress his journalist and political peers at a time when […]Tell me more...!
Yes, kids, now you can have your very own Plastic Waste Experiment Kit. Do with your plastic exactly what the grownups do. Promises years of fun. Scientifically educational. The kit comes complete with: 24 miniature plastic bottles Packaging from 12 packets of spaghetti and other pasta (not supplied) Packaging from 6 individually-wrapped vegetables (not supplied) […]Tell me more...!
Uniformed jobsworth traffic wardens, eh? Most are reasonable and helpful people doing a difficult job (we were paid to say that). Some do sport a Charlie Chaplin moustache and a few of those are even men (we weren’t paid to say that but now and again you just have to call it like you see […]Tell me more...!
An increasing number of right-wing governments across the world seek to curtail freedom of speech and freedom of the press. This has led to several imaginative ways of spying on the country’s citizens and journalists. One of the latest comes from Australia’s right-wing and religious zealot Prime Minister, Scott Morrison. The more power he gets […]Tell me more...!
The contest for the Tory Leadership had Tory MPs oozing out of the woodwork. So much so, that even Rent-O-Kill couldn’t stem the flow. However, this has not pleased the cabal known as the 1922 Committee. This is the Tory equivalent of the Illuminati, which makes rules about leadership challenges, as well as running the […]Tell me more...!
UK Chancellor Philip Hammond rejected a United Nations report that Tory austerity had plunged millions into poverty, often with “tragic consequences”. Ref: BBC News Hammond: I reject idea millions live in dire poverty Should Hammond get new glasses or should Britain get a new Chancellor? Why does the UN insist on upsetting the Tories with […]Tell me more...!