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Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 14:08
Replies: 176
Views: 4,878
Posted By Funky Phil
Corbyn has certainly put the cat among the...

Corbyn has certainly put the cat among the proverbial pigeons....the 'Anyone But Corbyn' campaign is a sign that the party machine is at least a little rattled...
Forum: Politics 10-07-2015, 18:49
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By Funky Phil
I agree with Phil! It's moves in the right...

I agree with Phil! It's moves in the right direction - and part of a longer term plan.

Osborne has tackled two major bads ... tax credits, which are costing too much and enabling big companies to...
Forum: Politics 08-07-2015, 22:13
Replies: 105
Views: 3,892
Posted By Funky Phil
Spot on Andy2. The IDS vision is to make work...

Spot on Andy2. The IDS vision is to make work pay. The new living wage - although not yet high enough, and for some reason restricted to over 25's - puts the final piece of his jigsaw in place.
Forum: Politics 28-06-2015, 21:00
Replies: 227
Views: 4,231
Posted By Funky Phil
Andy Burnham pledges half-female shadow cabinet as Labour leader

I think Burnham is purely politicking. The impression I get is that he will do anything, say anything...
Forum: Politics 22-06-2015, 18:50
Replies: 70
Views: 2,299
Posted By Funky Phil
Wage depression - Who is to blame ?

Greedy employers, mainly the corporates and multi-nationals.
Forum: Politics 19-06-2015, 11:07
Replies: 235
Views: 6,866
Posted By Funky Phil
Suzanne Evans sacked

Maybe she wasn't loony enough for UKIP.....
Forum: Politics 18-06-2015, 10:10
Replies: 66
Views: 1,688
Posted By Funky Phil
Can we have a 'none of the above' button please....

Can we have a 'none of the above' button please. #TotallyUninspiring
Forum: Radio 13-06-2015, 00:25
Replies: 9,164
Views: 874,580
Posted By Funky Phil
Nicky Campbell OBE

For services to children.

Congratulations Nicky:

http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/showbiz-news/2015/06/12/campbell-supremely-proud-over-obe/
Forum: Politics 11-06-2015, 17:43
Replies: 25
Views: 812
Posted By Funky Phil
Did Prezza (who I'm a fan of by the way), get...

Did Prezza (who I'm a fan of by the way), get confused? He criticised David Miliband for becoming a Blairite. Surely it was BECAUSE he was a Blairite that the unions backed his brother?

The clip...
Forum: Politics 11-06-2015, 17:33
Replies: 95
Views: 1,946
Posted By Funky Phil
Even if Labour had won all of the seats in...

Even if Labour had won all of the seats in Scotland, it would have been well short of a majority.
Forum: Politics 10-06-2015, 11:37
Replies: 50
Views: 2,291
Posted By Funky Phil
Apologies also to the power king having now read...

Apologies also to the power king having now read of your learning challenges. My comment was meant in humour which I can now see was poorly placed.

Phil
Forum: Politics 09-06-2015, 20:46
Replies: 50
Views: 2,291
Posted By Funky Phil
Yoor jess bee in crool...

Yoor jess bee in crool...
Forum: Britain's Got Talent 07-06-2015, 21:43
Replies: 116
Views: 4,723
Posted By Funky Phil
The big dog switch controversy.....

The reason given was that Matisse was afraid of heights. But Chase, the stunt double, didn't exactly look happy...
Forum: Politics 07-06-2015, 15:54
Replies: 42
Views: 1,557
Posted By Funky Phil
That, and Tristram Hunt has ruled himself out.

That, and Tristram Hunt has ruled himself out.
Forum: Politics 03-06-2015, 20:49
Replies: 100
Views: 2,967
Posted By Funky Phil
I too was impressed with that Hildaonpluto....

I too was impressed with that Hildaonpluto. Serious, sensible questions, not tribal party stuff (Labour Party please note). Whilst we still have to get to know Nicola Sturgeon a little better to be...
Forum: Radio 03-06-2015, 20:41
Replies: 111
Views: 9,766
Posted By Funky Phil
Is Grimshaw really scaring off the over-30s?

Not so much spin as a good old-fashioned distraction technique used by pickpockets since Oliver Twist's day, Inkblot.

Radio 1's listenership is down 830,000.
See...
Forum: Radio 03-06-2015, 16:52
Replies: 9,164
Views: 874,580
Posted By Funky Phil
Hey chandlerp! Radio's not all about the voice,...

Hey chandlerp!

Radio's not all about the voice, especially on a national speech station, it's about knowledge and intellect. Dotun's an informed gentleman. He runs his own publishing company, is...
Forum: Politics 31-05-2015, 00:21
Replies: 308
Views: 7,694
Posted By Funky Phil
Hi there Jol44 Carrier bags won't be banned, but...

Hi there Jol44

Carrier bags won't be banned, but the plan is to tax them to encourage us to reuse our old ones and reduce landfill. The idea was first put forward by the Labour government and has...
Forum: Politics 29-05-2015, 18:48
Replies: 28
Views: 934
Posted By Funky Phil
Should Nicola Surgeon be deputy PM?

Mountain_Runner;, the reason Nick Clegg was deputy prime-minister was that he was part of the government. Now the Tories have a majority and the SNP sits on the opposition benches.

Secondly, Nicola...
Forum: Politics 29-05-2015, 09:57
Replies: 49
Views: 1,625
Posted By Funky Phil
But we don't know that Doc, this sort of work is...

But we don't know that Doc, this sort of work is usually done behind the scenes and away from the media's distortive glare.
Forum: Politics 29-05-2015, 08:48
Replies: 49
Views: 1,625
Posted By Funky Phil
Personally I think Blair is a good man. He took...

Personally I think Blair is a good man. He took on the impossible task in the Middle East and it hasn't worked, but at least he tried.
Forum: Radio 23-05-2015, 22:28
Replies: 9,164
Views: 874,580
Posted By Funky Phil
In fairness, it does seem to be the story of the...

In fairness, it does seem to be the story of the day.
Forum: Politics 17-05-2015, 10:49
Replies: 149
Views: 3,957
Posted By Funky Phil
James, I think that might more accurately have...

James,

I think that might more accurately have read:

"Only a week ago the election "wasn't about independence", but Alex Salmond is still banging on about it again as always"!

I'm no card holder...
Forum: Politics 16-05-2015, 22:31
Replies: 83
Views: 3,305
Posted By Funky Phil
You see, that IS interesting. I don't really...

You see, that IS interesting.

I don't really care that he looks or sounds 12, he is very intelligent and well-informed. But his views are what I'd call text book rather than real world socialism;...
Forum: Politics 16-05-2015, 22:04
Replies: 83
Views: 3,305
Posted By Funky Phil
You see, that IS interesting. I don't really...

You see, that IS interesting.

I don't really care that he looks or sounds 12, he is very intelligent and well-informed. But his views are what I'd call text book rather than real world socialism;...
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