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Dumb Quote of the Day…

“The truth is that shoddy theology does not exist without a dodgy foreign policy.” Says who? Says Salma Yaqoob, the national vice-chair of Respect and chair of Birmingham Stop the...
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Northern Soul

“I can confirm that since that morning of Thursday July 7, you have not saved one single Muslim’s life in your phoney war for freedom. A war which targets innocent...
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Rampling Resigns

He was a leading light in the British acid house revolution, the resident DJ at his own legendary London party Shoom back in 1987. Now Danny Rampling is setting an...
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Baby Proofing Priorities

Thought you might get a kick out of this picture. A friend of mine figured out the most important thing in his house to baby-proof: the state-of-the-art stereo system....
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Two Minutes Silence

In honor of the victims of the London terrorist attacks. British readers will have observed this already. Non-British readers, please find the time in your schedule today to do nothing...
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No Laughing Matter…

I don’t know if it comes as a major surprise that the murderers behind last week’s terrorist attacks in London were of British nationality. Perhaps the bigger shock is that...
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…Though This May Make You Smile…

Over the course of five days up in the hills, I don’t think I raised my voice once. I didn’t see a single argument at the Culture Festival. And road...
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She Who Gets The Last Laugh…

Two weeks ago, the Supreme Court dictated, in a landmark decision, that reporters could be jailed if they failed to reveal confidential sources to a Federal Grand Jury. (This was...
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