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What is the point UK Border Control? 8 AReader 1 month

What is the point of UK Border Control if they cannot keep out convicted murderers? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-29251735 [quote]A man wanted in connection with the disappearance of...

I wonder if the EU referendum will be this exciting. 5 Titus 1 month
professional standards authority approves Homeopaths!! 3 Robert Koch 1 month

Another toothless government body reveals its own ineptitude., Noticed this in an article in the Independent...

If Scotland gets independence will we still be an island? 5 godly1966 1 month

I like living on an island...

Is it Scotland the Brave or Scotland the Woolly Woofters? 1 blacklesbian 1 month

For God's sake Jocks are you happy to be slaves to the toffs of Westminster, wasting all your oil money on their foreign wars and parliamentary expenses? Vote for social equality, vote for freedom,...

So why did Cameron offer it in the first place? 6 deceangli 1 month

Must be the famous 'Westminster Bubble'. Nobody in my circle was talking about Scottish devolution, or saying it was the most pressing issue for gov't to tackle. Plenty of other priorities, but not...

Reporters desperate for news to cover on 20th September 1 NewBiscuit 1 month

For the last few [s]years[/s] weeks all UK news media output has been dominated by coverage of all things Scottish referendum. Once the referendum is over, and a widely-predicted "No" is returned,...

Media Bias in the Scottish Referendum 8 AReader 1 month

I found this fascinating and not surprising to me at all. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ajd4R-9BEIw...

Is anyone else experiencing issues when posting subs? 1 throngsman 1 month

Last night my laptop froze three times while trying to write a sub (involving God -spooky) and I've just had to reboot again. Seems fine outside of Newsbiscuit website. Were we mean about Windows...

What were they thinking? Publicity probably. 3 IABP 2 1 month

Colombian Cycling Team http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Sport/Pix/pictures/2014/9/15/1410788381723/Colombian-cycling-team-008.jpg Sepp Blatter will be getting ideas...

Shaun Wright's still in post 6 deceangli 1 month

Just thought I'd mention it...

Apple releases U2 album removal tool 0 SimonJJames 1 month

Not actually an NB story but sometimes the truth is funnier than fiction: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-29208540...

I admit it, it's me. 10 godly1966 1 month

I am the no star fairy. If you have ever had a post fall off the bottom of the screen with no stars its my fault as I haven't given it any stars...

Why so much iHate? 19 bonjonelson 1 month

Whenever Apple release anything new there's always a stream of iHate postings here, and I just wonder why? Surely there are a choice of products now which you have the option of buying or not buying...

North Korea backs Scottish Independence 2 AReader 1 month

No I'm not making this up. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/northkorea/11089388/North-Korea-backs-Scottish-independence.html...

Non-Satirical Post: Is there a non-military equivalent to the VC 4 Titus 1 month

which can be awarded posthumously to honour those who have sacrificed their lives whilst working bravely and selflessly to help others? That would be a dignified and gracious way of waving two...

100 year ago: Rotherham council took children away from UKIP foster parents 7 AReader 1 month

24 November 2012 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20474120 [quote]A couple have had three foster children removed from their care because they belong to the UK Independence Party. Rotherham Borough...

Are NB posts being used as Ponzi-style bait for stars? 5 beckfordburger 1 month

Having been tricked by my (former) friend IABP 2 into awarding stars on the evidence of a rather lightweight, but deceptively alluring, headline consisting solely of the character ‘.’ aka DOT,...

Scotland: why don't they just have a simple 'in/out' referendum & get it over 21 Titus 1 month

Then we can all go back to sleep in peace and quiet. Possily even without bagpipes!...

Who should be eligible to vote in the referendum? 23 Midfield Diamond 1 month

Don't know if it's true but I heard that only one of Scotland's starting XI against Germany the other night is eligible to vote in the referendum. Not exactly surprising considering only residents...

When is the English Independence referendum? 12 Ironduke 1 month

It's all been jolly good fun north of the border, but if they vote 'no' surely we should get a choice in whether we stay with them too? If anything , just for the irony of Cameron marching back...

Makes you proud to be English..... 1 Al OPecia 1 month

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

Happy Days of My Youth.... 1 Al OPecia 1 month

http://bagofdelights.tumblr.com/post/89652612113/classic-childhood-books-from-yesteryear...

In memorium. Paisley, Ian. Noisily in his sleep. 4 beau-jolly 1 month
Pedants.....look away now 4 Gerontius 1 month

Not aimed at anyone in particular., This was in The Guardianso all those too busy reading about house prices, cancer cures and benefit scroungers will have missed it.,...

Kim Jong-Un Supports Alex Salmond 3 Titus 1 month

TrueBiscuit: N Korea supports Scotish independence - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2752137/North-Korea-comes-support-Scottish-independence-start-importing-whisky.html Some things are...

Has anyone considered how the Union Jack will look without blue triangles? 19 Ironduke 1 month

Let's focus on the big issues here..the Scottish can please themselves and bugger off, but what about the Union Jack? It'll look weird with alternate red and white stripes and triangles. We'll have...

Writer Who Gives No Credit To The Work Of Others Is Described As Selfish - 2 30 Titus 1 month
Warminster-on-Sea MP Defects to UKIP 4 Titus 1 month

Captain Mainwaring applies to be the Conservative candidate, loyally backed 100% by Corporal Jones; mild-mannered Sgt Wilson - the Liberal Party (not 'Lib-Dems' of course, and is serenely unaware how...

I shall be away from my desk indefinitely as I am moving! 13 Underconstruction 1 month

I've enjoyed reading and contributing to Newsbiscuit! It has kept my brain active during dark days and allowed me to contribute during lighter ones, encouraging me to treat even the saddest of news...