Posts tagged ‘speech’

April 5, 2019

Best Man Speeches

by duncanr

the second vid is one I’ve posted on here before but it makes me laugh so here . . .

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December 7, 2017

God Blesh the United Shtatsh

by duncanr

am I wicked to hope trump’s speech slurring was not the result of something trivial – like his false teeth trying to escape his mouth or because he was pished after consuming a liquid lunch – but a symptom of a neurological condition that will warrant his removal from office on medical grounds?

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October 1, 2017

Best Man Forgets Speech

by duncanr

when Jamie Milligan (ex Everton, Blackpool, Fleetwood player) married his partner Mandy, best man Danny McKenzie forgot his speech and had to nip home to fetch it, taking in sights, and alluding to times and events significant to the happy couple . . .

July 29, 2016

Khizr Khan DNC Speech

by duncanr

Khizr Khan, addressing the DNC, has pointed message for Trump and American voters . . .

May 27, 2015

The Queen is Not Amused

by duncanr

sweary queenit is a tradition in the UK that at the start of a new Parliamentary session, the Queen is wheeled out and handed a speech to read, announcing the legislation the government of the day plans to introduce in the coming session

as a ceremonial ruler with no real power, the monarch is meant to be apolitical and not express an opinion on these proposals

Liz, however, stepped out of line for once and indicated – without saying a word – what she thought of the tory proposal that . . .

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March 2, 2015

Michael Sheen Attacks NHS Cuts

by duncanr

They have besmirched the name of Britain. They have made us ashamed of the things of which formerly we were proud. They have offended against every principle of decency and there is only one way in which they can even begin to restore their tarnished reputation and that is to get out! Get out! Get out!…

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January 8, 2015

Best Best Man Speech Ever ?

by duncanr

September 24, 2014

Keep Your Mitts off my NHS

by duncanr

it’s party conference time here in the UK – first off is the Labour Party, but it wasn’t any speech from the political leaders that moved delegates and ordinary punters watching the proceedings on TV

it was 91 yr old war veteran Harry Smith, speaking about the NHS

April 26, 2014

Dog and Dementia Sufferer Communicate

by duncanr

alzheimerMany years ago, I emigrated to Canada.

I don’t think I’ve ever told why I came back to Scotland

I had moved from Calgary to a small town, Wolfville, in Nova Scotia.

I went round to visit a close friend one evening and found her lying unconscious on the floor of her flat. An ambulance rushed her to hospital in Halifax where doctors determined she . . .

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November 18, 2013

Angelina Jolie pays Tribute to her Mum

by duncanr

I’ve always had a bit of a soft spot, and respect, for Angelina Jolie for her humanitarian work off-screen – a respect shared by others, it seems. On saturday, Nov 17, she was awarded the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the 2013 Governors Awards