Changes to the website

Changes to the website

The site is due for its regular screwup, just in time to keep the Alexa figures down, reduce my advertising prospects and make SEO a bit more difficult. The site will be switched to have three categories: Politics, Technology and Culture. The politics section will be...

WikiLeaks is worth destroying

I am in favour of freedom of speech, of information freedom and open, transparent government.  The ongoing development of WikiLeaks as now essentially a vehicle to keep Julian Assange out of court to face allegations of rape and other sex crimes threatens all of these...

BP Boss Hayward: ‘I want my oil back’

Chief Executive of BP Tony Hayward has startled critics by demanding the return of BP’s oil washed up in marshland and beaches across the American Gulf coast. Speaking at a key shareholders meeting in London, Mr. Hayward showed images of sea birds coated in the...

I participate in the debate

23:40 A person asks seriously if, upon an Obama victory, it will be okay to be a liberal in the USA. ‘Never’! I cry, in my best Ian Paisley voice. Round of applause and laugh from audience. David McWilliams says ‘The DUP has arrived.’ My heart...