Local authorities claim that there is no correlation between increasing charges at tips, the refusal of dump-it sites to accept any hazardous materials and the fly tipping epidemic in the British countryside. Well I beg to differ. When the government decided that cfc's in fridges were causing the hole in the ozone layer, and subsequently … Continue reading Fly tipping
It was Mark Twain who once said "If voting made any difference, they wouldn't let us do it." He was right, or so the British parliament thought when they set up what should have been an impossible to lose vote on the UK remaining part of the European union. Nobody, or so they thought, was … Continue reading Death of democracy?
If you didn't think this world could get any more piss bonkers, fucking looney toons than it already was, allow me to introduce Dr Rachel Mckinnon. The bi-cycling "woman" has entered the record books as the first transgender world champion, after winning the womens track cycling world championships sprint in Los Angeles last year. She … Continue reading Transgender sports wo/men
This has to be one of the best ideas yet. Of all the options available for extracting gas, the government have deemed fracking to be a safe and viable way of achieving this. Despite telling us for years, that wind, nuclear and solar power are the only way forward, they seem to have made a … Continue reading Fracking
I have reblogged this post in light of the BBC's disgraceful plan to charge over 75's for TV licences. The TV license in the UK will rise to £154.50 from 1st April 2019. It is however, not a licence to watch TV, as it misleadingly suggests. It is a licence to watch the propaganda channels … Continue reading TV Licensing
Roughly every one hundred thousand years, there has been an ice age. It will last for the next ninety thousand years and is always followed by ten thousand years of global warming. This has probably been happening since time began, and has continued like clockwork for at least the last 470 million years so far, … Continue reading Climate change
Two or three times every year, we are greeted on the TV, with the sight of some somber looking chief of police, standing over what appears to be the entire contents of someones kitchen drawer neatly layed out on the floor, while telling us that the latest knife amnesty has been another massive success. Do … Continue reading Knife amnesties