Wednesday, 15 June 2016


Nigel Farage and Bob Geldof clash in rival Thames boat
More let's-you-and-him-fight coverage because the issues are too hard.
Bottom line: Labour, Liberals and the Selfish National Party are mere sidelines: this referendum is - pure and simple - about whether the UK wants the right-wing of the Tory party (Brexit) or the centre-right of the Tory party (Remain).  And that is just how the UK press in presenting it.
Boris Johnson and Alex Salmond Square Up
Note that the headline (and most of the coverage) is about the personalities and let's-you-and-him-fight, NOT about the issues. (Covering the actual issues is just too hard for our journalists.)
"It was billed like a boxing bout." By whom was it billed this way?

“If some of those in that club that night had guns strapped to their waist..."
Oh, he is so right: people should carry guns in a sex club that serves alcohol. 
What could possibly go wrong?
Jeremy Corbyn Says He Would Oppose Post-Brexit ‘Austerity Budget
Backfires how? Everyone knew that Corbyn had difficulty dealing with reality. His solution: if the economy tanks, just borrow more money to support our current lifestyle. Let the kids and the grandies pay for it - we can get away with that because they are too young to vote.

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