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Ad Bollocks

Ad Bollocks
Oh come on now advertisers, making up words and then trying to make them sound scientific and significant is an old trick, but a really dumb one. This has always made me laugh, how stupid do you think your customers are? Why am I writing this now? A new advert telling us that “skin will feel redensified” – ok, so... Read More

Newswatch needs to Listen

Newswatch needs to Listen
I have watched this quite often, not necessarily on purpose, and it always winds me up. On the one hand I am happy that the BBC allows a degree of navel-gazing and public comment but this is always overtaken by the sheer frustration at the smug responses the complaints get – no matter how well presented. A number of the... Read More

Two Job MPs

Two Job MPs
Seems to me that all MPs are doing two jobs. We pay them full time to take part in the government of this country – whether they are in the Government (capital G) party or not. That is their job and it seems to me like it should be a full time one, especially considering the salary, expenses, pension and... Read More

Getting Around

Getting Around
Living as I do out in the West Country I get frustrated with traveling quite often. Actually, I’m a reasonable person and I realise that we cannot have local roads that will cope with the abandonment of winter and the flocking of tourists in summer, so I am resigned to the fact that the M5 has bad days whenever the... Read More