Have you been on the Blue Nun again Andrew? Well 'Ard: Tell me Mr Forty, you say you want to nationalise the water companies where will the money come from? bill40: Well, Mr Well 'Ard I would use the public purse to transfer one asset cash for another asset class a company. The transactions net … Continue reading My Andrew “Well ‘Ard” Neil Interview
I'd like to dedicate this blog to Andrew O'Neil, Andrew Marr, Robert Peston and Sophie Ridge. It seems if you want to be a Really Well 'Ard Journalist all you have to do is squeal two questions at regular intervals. "Where's the money going to come from?" and "Who's going to pay for it"? My … Continue reading Where Will The Money Come From?
Today the IFS have ratcheted up through the John Cleese scale and that scale is so funny I'm going to reproduce it (without permission) in full. We could all use some cheer to keep our spirits up and remember who we are. (Source EET) The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent terrorist … Continue reading The IFS Are jolly Cross Indeed
Immigration really has got itself a bad name, it's to blame for everything from terrorism to trade figures, you name it, it woz immigration wot dunnit. Failing public services? It's immigration it must be, I heard someone talking Polish in the queue for Greggs. Look at unemployment, they're coming over here and taking our jobs. … Continue reading It Was Immigration Wot Dunnit.
In what I hope will be a regular feature of this blog I will write afterthoughts that will approach my previous post from the point of view I am wrong. These will be based on feedback I receive and what I make of it. In my previous post I argue against "burning down the mosques" … Continue reading Burn The Mosques: Afterthoughts.
Yes I did make that headline as provocative as possible. This subject is one I am even more uniquely inexpert to comment on as my usual ground but some things need saying and I'm damn well going to say it. I created the headline from a (since amended) tweet by rabble rouser Katie Hopkins and … Continue reading Burn Down The Mosques! The Final Solution.
A little over two months ago I wrote the first part of this blog and I hope you'll forgive me me whilst I dislocate my shoulder patting myself on the back, I called it exactly. Theresa May says there is no such thing as Mayism and she's quite correct, there isn't. There is no such … Continue reading Social Care Costs? Sieze The Day! 2