August 27, 2008

Robert Fisk: New actor on the same old stage

'If Obama is elected he will be enmeshed in the Middle East tragedy and forced to take sides'
Robert Fisk: New actor on the same old stage - Robert Fisk, Commentators - The Independent
Posted by Martin Sewell at 9:18 PM

August 26, 2008

Photos from the Olympics

Beijing 2008 - It's a wrap
Posted by Martin Sewell at 11:39 PM

Worst Captchas of All Time

Worst Captchas of All Time
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:37 PM

Ukulele Orchestra of GB - Shaft

  1. John Shaft was a black answer to Ian Fleming's James Bond.
  2. An English folk festival is the only truly white place left in England.
  3. The politically correct BBC are unable to portray society as being anything but multicultural.
YouTube - Ukulele Orchestra of GB - Shaft
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:23 PM

August 25, 2008

London can take heart from these spectacularly humourless Games

'Say what you please about China's Olympics - or rather, don't - they've certainly introduced the world to Hallmark statecraft. The Beijing Games are a place of steely schmaltz, where nothing goes wrong, ever.'
London can take heart from these spectacularly humourless Games | Sport | guardian.co.uk
Posted by Martin Sewell at 11:13 PM

August 12, 2008

Olympics: Spain's eye-catching faux pas

'Spain's Olympic basketball teams have risked upsetting their Chinese hosts by posing for a pre-Games advert making slit-eyed gestures.'
Olympics: Spain's eye-catching faux pas | Sport | The Guardian
Posted by Martin Sewell at 11:08 AM

August 4, 2008

Marksman called in to kill Kingston’s pigeons

Marksman called in to kill Kingston’s pigeons (From Surrey Comet)
Read the comments.
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:56 PM