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Belarus hijackers condemned for aggressive tourist strategy

The Belarusian Government was forced to defend its policy of kidnapping journalists in mid-flight, trying to increase their number of holiday makers and dissidents. Although there are rumours that the … Continue reading

May 31, 2021 · Leave a comment

Caption Competition: “Take that, Slaphead”

WINNER: “Take that, Slaphead” (@MoreUtterPiffle) RUNNER UP ‘Hands up if you want Independence’ (from SophieBriggs3) Kids unimpressed by mime of Scottish drunk leaning against wall (from DandyWott) ‘Alex Salmond told … Continue reading

May 29, 2021 · Leave a comment

Woman asks: ‘Should I pay an overdue e-bill for an iPhone I don’t have?’

Darcy Faroo (29) has asked if she should trust an invoice addressed to a ‘Dear Mr. Dorothy Faboo’. Darcy would not normally question the veracity of such an email, given … Continue reading

May 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Scandal, as teachers award higher grades to brighter students

A recent study has revealed that unconscious bias may have led to teachers giving marks for correct answers or awarding high attendance scores, to those students who turn up.  One … Continue reading

May 26, 2021 · Leave a comment

Long working hours kills 745,000 people a year. Boris Johnson not at risk.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a study showing that close to a million people are working longer hours, just to keep the Prime Minister in new wallpaper.  Data … Continue reading

May 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

To even things up, MoD to export rocks to Palestine

The UK & US having sold billions of  pounds worth of military equipment to Israel, have decided the equitable thing to do is to send Gaza a super soaker, a … Continue reading

May 24, 2021 · Leave a comment

Caption Competition: On the environment, Biden had dug himself into a hole. Literally.

On the environment, Biden had dug himself into a hole. Literally. (from Mary_S_Stevens)   Antman (from PaulaWilkes) Grass the size of a man? Maybe we’ve helped the environment too much? … Continue reading

May 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Rayner told to shadow Gove but eerily Gove casts no shadow

Following her sacking/promotion/sacking, Angela Rayner has the new task of shadowing the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster – which sounds like the task of 15th century detective.  In fact, … Continue reading

May 20, 2021 · Leave a comment

Glaswegian denies having tear in his eye rather than a knife in his pocket

Having reduced knife crime by more than half, the city of Glasgow reduced the UK population to tears, by rescuing two men from an immigration van. The image of a … Continue reading

May 19, 2021 · Leave a comment

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