Category Archives: politics

Responding to criticism the Pete Wishart way.

Yesterday I wrote  about how SNP MP Pete Wishart had taken to Twitter to throw some personal insults around about Mike Moore and Jo Swinson. Ok, so he didn’t actually use any sweary-words, but  suggesting a panda, which sleeps 20 odd … Continue reading

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There’s always an excuse….. #lordsreform

Remember the Labservatives? That was the brilliant Liberal Democrat advertising campaign which satirised how Labour and the Conservatives collude to prevent meaningful reform. We saw it with the AV referendum. Much as though I’d prefer we just hadn’t gone there, the … Continue reading

Posted in Equal Marriage, Labour, Liberal Democrats, Nadine Dorries, Nick Clegg, Peter Bone, politics | Leave a comment

Mr C and Alex Fish give politics and the media a wake up call

Last night I went to see Anna’s drama group’s annual performance for parents and friends. The play was one the kids had entirely produced themselves. I may be a little biased here, but I honestly think it could hold its … Continue reading

Posted in Anna, Family, Personal, politics | 1 Comment