Doctor Who – Doing Its Bit For Cumbrian Tourism

Carlisle, Cumbria and the Lake District have – so far, been referenced in almost every episode of new Doctor Who. ● In episode 7 – ‘The Bells Of St John’ – written by Stephen Moffat, the Doc was taking some … Continue reading

Ding Dong The Witch Is….. No. 2?

There has been some kick off this week due to some anti-Thatcherite’s clubbing together to ensure that the Wizard Of Oz’s ‘Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead’ charts in the Top 10, then this Sunday. Pro-Thatcherites are outraged by this … Continue reading

Explosive Fallout Of North Korea’s Rhetoric

I see on TV that North Korea’s current war rhetoric continues to escalate. It really can’t be anything more than saber rattling can it? I mean they really wouldn’t stand a chance if they attacked South Korea or American bases … Continue reading

Have A Good, Good Friday

As a nation of increasing atheism, its funny how all of our public holidays are religious affairs, which we all observe despite our religious feeling. Good Friday, according to Wiki : “…. is a religious holiday observed primarily by Christians commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus … Continue reading

We Are The People And This Is Our Death Star

Last year, the White House (U.S.) launched a Web site – called “We the People”  – where citizens could write online petitions. If the petition gained 25,000 signatures within 30 days of submission, the White House would issue a response. The latest … Continue reading