At first glance the order of business in the House of Commons on 28th February may seem as monotonous, innocuous and removed from public consciousness as any other day. The regular business of elected representatives rarely demand the interests of those they represent.
It is a rare moment to see three guys staring at a computer screen on a Saturday night, highly nostalgic and almost wiping a tear away from their eyes. No, this wasn’t us discussing the glory days of rock n’ roll after encountering Justin Bieber on a music channel but it was Ronaldo. The real [...]
West Ham v Burnley, FA Cup, tonight 8pm
Lay Burnley at 3.3 to one with Betfair
Only one game to go at tonight and it’s a tricky one. West Ham are obviously struggling near the foot of the table, but a closer inspection of their form shows they have only lost four of their last 13 games [...]
While extreme weather conditions and unusually cold temperatures have gripped much of North America and Europe this winter, unusually warm temperatures in the Arctic have led to the lowest levels of sea ice recorded for the month of January, according to Nasa.
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On Friday, I got a call from LBC Radio, asking if they could interview me regarding the difficulties faced by young disabled people. “Disability rights” seem to have been incorporated as a safe issue to talk about without disrupting the status quo, however, as with many elements of British democracy, our concern only extends to certain elements of society.
Games review roundup: Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds; Stacking; Tales from Space: About a Blob; 4 Elements
A weekly roundup of our bite-size games reviews, this week featuring frantic fighting from Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds; the ingenious application of Russian dolls in Stacking; an unquenchable appeitite of Tales from Space: About a Blob and the taming of air, earth, fire and water in 4 Elements.
Number 514 in the series of Questions to Which the Answer is No is asked by Krishnan Guru-Murthy, a particularly thoughtless version of the standard anti-Blair sneer that has been around since things started kicking off in Egypt.
It runs along the lines of haha Blair propped up Gaddafi and went on holiday in Egypt and [...]
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