Posts tagged ‘election’

September 26, 2016

Corbyn – Another One Bites the Dust

by duncanr

May 3, 2016

The Rich Really Have No Idea

by duncanr

zak arsehole goldsmithone of the benefits of being retired is having time on my hands to write ‘proper’ blog posts rather than the quick one or two lines I dash off before rushing to work

i have a post in my draft folder, for instance, I have been working on for the last couple of days about the tory toff who is standing for election as the new Mayor of London and his playing the islamophobic card (he is a jew, his main opponent is a muslim) and accusing his muslim rival’s party of being anti semitic, in a cynical ploy to capture the votes of the sizeable jewish community in London

but, fuck it, the man’s an arsehole – forget my carefully crafted post, judge for yourself . . .

February 26, 2016

FIFA hatch new plot to control the world

by NobblySan


As the world looks on dumbstruck – and unaware of the danger – Jeff Tracy calls a family meeting, and urges immediate action to prevent global disaster.

Thunderbirds are go!

July 18, 2015

Labour Leader Maths

by duncanr

those clever chaps over at Huffington Post have revealed the maths behind the search for a new leader for the UK Labour Party

May 11, 2015

My Hero

by duncanr

the owner of a garden centre – unhappy at the outcome of the recent UK General Election – has put up this sign outside his premises

full story here –

May 8, 2015

UK 2015 Election Explained for Non-Brits

by duncanr

the voting is over – now we wait for the results to come in

May 6, 2015

Don’t Be a Fuckin’ Idiot

by duncanr

ballot box120I might have written this myself, but ‘a human being who gives a shit‘ beat me to it

the UK goes to the polls tomorrow to elect a new government

If you have a vote and need some help deciding who to support, this summary of the Tory/LibDem’s record following 5 years in office may be of some assistance –

May 5, 2015

Miliband Eminem Mashup

by duncanr

the UK votes on Thursday to elect a new government

this is an opportunity to shape the future of the UK – to vote for the party whose policies you favour over the alternatives on offer

of course, if you live in England, I would prefer you vote for the Labour party – and if in Scotland, the SNP😆

but regardless of your political allegiance, if you have a vote – then bloody use it, ‘cos folk died to get you the right to cast a vote !

April 13, 2015

Conservatives Clear as Mud

by duncanr

come election time, politicians promise voters the earth in exchange for their votes

it is common for opposing parties to scrutinize each other’s promises, ready to attack if those promises have not been properly costed

osborne has a planparties are generally careful then to specify how they propose to raise the money to fund their promises,e.g., a new tax, an increase in an existing tax, making savings by cutting expenditure on certain services

I say ‘generally’ because this time round, the UK conservative party is . . .

April 11, 2015

Where’s the Money Coming From?

by duncanr

jeremy hunt edit

Read all about it here –