Category Archives for "Politics"
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...!
Students who doss about, do no work and don’t get a degree are suing universities for allowing them to fail. Drognar Belvidere (not his real name) spent his entire time at university attending protests, going to festivals and smoking weed. In spite of staying on an extra year and getting additional tuition, he left without […]Tell me more...!
US President Donald Trump has spent the last month trying to memorise the names of all the Royals he’s due to meet on his state visit to the UK in June. In an effort to avoid the Royal faux pas he made on his last visit, Trump has been attempting to memorise the names of […]Tell me more...!
The government and local councils are being sued for not being Big Brother enough. Lawyers representing neglected citizens of the UK are suing the government for disregard, negligence and “politically-driven abuse of power.” On behalf of the 350,000 homeless, lawyers argue that the government and local councils failed to provide protection, support and assistance in […]Tell me more...!