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Half Right

June 30, 2015 Longrider 6

They are neither a state nor Islamic. You can argue whether they are a  state or not and I don’t much care  either way, but […]

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That Was the Week

June 28, 2015 Longrider 13

Blogging has been light of late. This is because work has kept me so busy, I’ve had neither time nor inclination. After spending seven hours […]

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Value for Money

June 22, 2015 Longrider 4

Via Tim, I see that the egregious Russell Brand is blaming himself for the Tory victory last month. Quite apart from the planet-sized hubris inherent […]

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Greedy Bastards

June 21, 2015 Longrider 5

I see the music industry is as venal as it has ever been. Remember the old adage “Home taping is killing music”? Well, it didn’t. […]

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Economic Illiteracy

June 20, 2015 Longrider 5

I see the usual suspects are out in force protesting. A central London councillor has mocked anti-austerity protesters on Twitter telling them to “go wave […]

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June 1, 2015 Longrider 5

“Have you got a moment to talk?” “Okay,” I reply reluctantly. I know what I’m going to say and that is “no”. “This is *ACME […]