Author: The Admin User

Back to school [puke]

There are many things, these days, that have the power to strike true fear into the heart of the decent Parent (single or otherwise). A midday phone call from the school, at this time of year, is surely top that…

The real poverty …

… in Britain is a poverty of the soul. I read that somewhere, on a blog I think*. We have all, at one time or another, read stories and seen photos that have shocked us to the core and left…

No, you obviously don’t

As always, over time, a phrase can become so abused by those that willingly use any old soundbite to justify their actions, they no longer hear what they are saying, nor understand how stupid it makes them look. A case…

Payday Loans

I always get really frustrated when I read articles on payday loans. They always seem to say the same thing, it’s shocking, daylight robbery, unfair to the poor, 4000% interest etc. The never look at why they are so popular,…

Stoptober

I did write a long post about this, yesterday, but I fell asleep before I could finish it*. It really isn’t hard to understand why the Stop Smoking Nazi’s would suddenly unleash some kind of mass quit smoking month. I…

The Fashion Police

Whilst the rest of the known Universe ponders the very strange events in France, Inspector Gadget is there, quick as a flash, to point out how terribly dashing the Gendarmes look, with their sunglasses, tasers and combat trousers tucked into…

Horrific.

This is short. I’m supposed to be working (boo sucks) but I couldn’t let this go by without some kind of comment. A four-year-old girl has been found hiding inside a British-registered car in which three bodies were discovered eight…