Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Myths and Hoaxes in 21st Century Britain. Part 1: The Theory of Evolution.

A couple of centuries ago, the philosophy of uniformitarianism was gaining in popularity. According to this philosophy, the processes we see happening on earth today are presumed always to have occurred: “the present is the key to the past”. From … Continue reading


PRIDE Part II: ‘Proud to be a British Muslim’ (a lesson in mind-control)

I don’t know if buses are still carrying this advert, but I came across it lately on an old leaflet from 2008 which was in my “to read” pile. I have finally read it! The leaflet was issued by Arab … Continue reading


PRIDE Part I: Sing if you’re glad to be gay. And black.

This weekend is UK Black Pride 2010. There are many black singers, speakers and DJs taking part (and a couple of token whites, like Peter Tatchell). As you can see from their website masthead, it’s a great opportunity to get … Continue reading


Smoking contradictions

A professor who has a way with words has said, Parents who smoke in cars in front of small children are “committing a form of child abuse”. My parents smoked in the car. I wouldn’t say that it thrilled me, … Continue reading


More police thuggery on video

Subrosa has blogged about these latest thugs, from Wales, who have brought shame upon their uniform and devalued the efforts of the many decent officers. Subrosa writes: Robert Whatley, 70, was pulled over in his Range Rover for driving without … Continue reading


EastEnders finally watchable again!

EastEnders + laughter track = sitcom! Strike a light, guv’nor. It’s nearly a quarter of a cent’ry old. Well, scuff my old boots! Source. Thanks to Dave Gorman for tweeting it.

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Is Cameron a traitor too?

Real Street is listed as a political blog, so I thought I’d do some politics as I have been a bit slow of late. I have wanted to comment on much, but at the end of the day lately, I’m … Continue reading