Category Archives: Jan Moir

Way to inspire a (sedentary) generation of nerdfighters (YOUR TITLE IS TERRIBLE -Ed)

Before I start, I should mention that somebody saw an earlier draft of this post and made some unremittingly frank comments within it. I’ve reacted appropriately to that feedback. I didn’t notice the comment in the title before I pressed … Continue reading

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How very dare you, Joan McAlpine!

 I make absolutely no apology for saying that the Liberals, the Labour Party and the Tories are anti-Scottish in coming together to defy the will of the Scottish people and the democratic mandate that they gave us to hold a … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Salmond, Jan Moir, Joan McAlpine, Labour, Nicola Sturgeon, Patriotism, SNP | 28 Comments

>Another Jan Moir outrage – this time her fire is on breastfeeding mums

>Yes, Jan Moir has been at it again. This time it’s breastfeeding mothers who incur her wrath. Actually she’s probably done mums and breastfeeding advocates a power of good by showing exactly why there is a need for legal protection … Continue reading

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>The Ethics of Journalism in light of the Jan Moir PCC Cop Out

>Well you can’t really call it a judgment, can you? The fact that the complaint has not been upheld does not mean the concerns did not need to be addressed, but rather that the Commission did not find that it … Continue reading

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>Stephen Gately 1976-2009

>Like Andrew and Stephen, I was really saddened to waken last Sunday morning to discover that Boyzone singer Stephen Gateley had died suddenly on holiday in Mallorca at the agonisingly young age of 33. At 26, I may have been … Continue reading

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