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I Want to be Labour, I should be Labour, I’m not Labour.

I received a ballot paper for the Scottish Labour Leadership Election due to my membership in the Labour Affiliated Communication Workers Union (CWU). I didn’t use it. There was a wee bit I had to tick that asked me if … Continue reading

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My Recovery through movie, music and homespun philosophy.

I’m not ashamed to admit that I was on my knees, literally and figuratively, in the early hours of Friday morning. It didn’t last too long, as I sat a day in the pits of despair chinks of light started … Continue reading

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Hey Jamie Oliver Your job is easy: Here’s My Chicken Nachos!

I’ve been thinking a bit since the tubby mockney Jamie Oliver opened his pie hole and let his belly rumble about poor people and the work ethic of his fellow Brits. What I’ve been thinking is, making recipes and telling … Continue reading

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Thinking: Ain’t Nobody Got Time For That!

The brain is pretty useless and hard to use. It’s really good at the basics, responding to loud noises and other things that might kill you, it’s not bad at the easy stuff 1+1, 2+2 and the like, but beyond … Continue reading

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Bigot in Disguise

The debate about Marriage Equality/Gay Marriage rages on and, quite frankly, it bewilders me that it is even a thing. If 2 men or 2 women want to get married, so what? The Bible says it’s wrong: OK if you believe … Continue reading

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You Spent it on What?

National Debt seems to be a fact of life. Would it not be better if we had more to show for this debt? If the country had the same national debt as it does now, but, the National Health Service … Continue reading

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How many penny chews can you get for a Trillion Mr?

Every time I hear them use the word “Trillion” on the news, in relation to debt,  I like to assume they are just lying to me. Because, frankly, the alternative is they are just making words up and nobody actually has … Continue reading

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