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BBC Radio Four this morning: 'The cultural impact of Brexit' WTF? Why would Brexit have any cultural impact at all? All we voted to quit was a political institution, the European Union - a...

13 Titus 27.07.16 9:43pm
Al OPecia
I hope Sr Philip sues Frank Field, wins, and gets just £1 damages & no costs.

I think the public would happily have a whip-round to pay Frank Field's costs. Even I would be happy to chip in!...

2 Titus 27.07.16 6:23pm
sockpuppet
Political Re-Alignment - 2

It may be quite boring in coming months, watching the country being (probably) run more-or-less competently by the Conservative Party / The Nasty Party / The Tory Scumbag Party / Those disgusting,...

50 Titus 27.07.16 11:35am
andyiong
Don't Try To Do Jokes, Theresa, You're Not A Witty Person

Quite possibly competent, but humourless and mostly (very sensibly) silent. [I]Remind me of anyone?[/I] Yes. Much more of a Clement Attlee than a Margaret Thatcher...

15 Titus 25.07.16 5:53pm
deceangli
A Glowtini maybe?

BBC Radio 4 reporter: "It's a lethal cocktail that casts a harsh light on American society"...

0 Scroat 25.07.16 9:20am
Scroat
the EU's long-term goal is a free trade agreement with China

but no free movement? lol http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/eu-china-give-eu-companies-fair-market-access-40483627...

3 Dun Dunkin 24.07.16 9:39pm
Sinnick
Oh No - evidence warning

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-36841072...

18 Al OPecia 24.07.16 8:04am
Gerontius
Cleveland hailed as 'Idiot politics capital of America'

They voted for Jerry Springer as Mayor...

3 Renrag 23.07.16 5:46pm
Renrag
Trump & Hitler

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGVBn_3EjmE...

15 Sinnick 23.07.16 1:37pm
Sinnick
Harriet Harman is the most sexist person in the world - 2

discuss. How people cannot see the prejudice of castigating old gits who want their golf club to be men-only whilst stridently insisting on women-only this, that or the other beats me. I'm not sure...

39 Ironduke 22.07.16 1:53pm
Scroat
TrueBiscuit: They're tough around here

Bacon-wielding woman, 86, fights off thief in Iceland: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-36837008...

2 Sinnick 20.07.16 12:25pm
Sinnick
Trump offers job to Michelle Obama: 'She writes good speeches' 0 Renrag 20.07.16 12:13am
Renrag
So the Brexiteers have been banged up in an old house in Kent.

May will probably tell them that they are to search every Lorry that comes in from the Channel...

2 Al OPecia 19.07.16 8:28am
riesler
sorry 1 cinquecento 18.07.16 5:09pm
andyiong
Boris sounded stilted today

First real exposure to his new job, having to read from a sheet prepared by Civil Servants. I can just imagine him saying "oh good, a coup against an anti democratic leader, so we support it?" "No...

2 throngsman 16.07.16 3:21pm
Squudge
Can't we just have a day without any news happening? - 2

Let's face it, it has been pretty full on. And poor Laura Kuenssberg must be due for a day off. Let's just have a little rest from it all, sit down, have a cup of tea and possibly a biscuit...

38 Scroat 16.07.16 2:37pm
beau-jolly
The REALLY Inward-Looking People Are The Remainians

Have a listen - he is far more articulate than me! http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07l5y3d...

13 Titus 16.07.16 2:32pm
LogicMan
Department for Energy and Climate Change has been scrapped,

lolo hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha the laughs keep coming...

5 Dun Dunkin 16.07.16 2:10pm
beau-jolly
Is it time for a new We Didn't Start The Fire?

Bowie, Rickman, Theresa May, Zika virus, Glenn Frey,, Prince, Ali, EgyptAir, Chilcott condemned Tony Blair,, Harper Lee, 50 Shades, Brussels bombs, Ace of Spades,, Paris, Nice, Istanbul, will...

2 Gary Baldy 16.07.16 7:25am
Wrenfoe
New Cabinet - 2

OK folks - those of you who know more about politicians than me: who's going to be in the new cabinet? I would guess Andrera Leadsom, probably as Chancellor, for one. But who else? Who, for a...

37 Titus 15.07.16 1:23pm
andyiong
If you're in Chester on 23rd July . . .

Apologies for spamming, but my sister has organised a musicathon at Upton C of E Church in aid of a little girl with leukaemia, and has asked family and friends to spread the word. I appreciate...

4 deceangli 15.07.16 11:51am
deceangli
Osborne, Gove, Morgan, Hunt, Whittingdale all out

now that is exciting. Some dead wood and liabilities ousted there, which will be popular; good moves with yesterday's appointments; methinks the Lady doth know what she is doing. As long as Priti...

12 Ironduke 14.07.16 9:24pm
Ironduke
He promised me hot sex but no speedy withdrawal says May after appointing BoJo 1 granger 14.07.16 11:12am
granger
Petitions Committee schedules debate on EU referendum petition

Won't change much of course but they couldn't ignore a petition with over 4 million signatures. Dave did three referendums (referenda?); the proportional representation one that was only ever going...

0 Midfield Diamond 13.07.16 6:24pm
Midfield Diamond
Well, She Seems Able To Talk The Talk ... 0 Titus 13.07.16 5:08pm
Titus
As Someone Who Supports Neither Feminism Nor Discrimination ...

I look forward to a time when the headlines reporting a potential new political leader refer to their policies, character and competence instead of the fact that they happen to be female ...

14 Titus 13.07.16 11:07am
beau-jolly
Want To Keep Labour Out Of Power? Join A Trade Union

It is reported that Labour's NEC has decided that recent '£3 members' will not be allowed to vote on any choice of new leader. But apparently trade union members, however recent, will be. So if...

0 Titus 13.07.16 8:22am
Titus
Disinformation

Of interest, perhaps. It could never happen over here, of course https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg23130821-100-trick-or-tweet-or-both-how-social-media-is-messing-up-politics/...

0 Sinnick 13.07.16 8:05am
Sinnick
Tory Delight As Labour NEC Votes To Split Labour Party

So, - There is to be a Labour leadership contest., - Corbyn will be on the ballot paper., - He will win., - Present Labour MPs fear that, because he is so unpopular with the electorate, (a)...

5 Titus 13.07.16 7:42am
Titus
Do you think the EU will allow our armed forces to help protect their borders?

Or will they insist their boys and girls should be the ones to die if the Russians attack...

1 Gerontius 13.07.16 6:55am
Titus