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BB does it again

Big Bad Boris is in the sticky stuff again. Writing in the Daily Telegraph, he's described women wearing the burqa as "weird" and "ridiculous" and "looking like letter boxes" or "bank robbers". I personally disagree with him on one point.…

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Upping the anti

Why do mainstream journalists go along with feminist statements and utterances that are totally wrong and a misuse of the English language? This acceptance is certainly no help to the vast majority of women including those who justifiably believe in…

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MINUTES OF TOP LEVEL MEETING OF EDITORIAL STAFF OF SUNDAY TIMES "STYLE MAGAZINE". Lorraine Candy, Editor in Chief:"Alison - how the hell did this get past you?" Alison Thomson. Chief Sub-Editor::"Well, it seemed OK." "It seemed OK. Are you mad?…

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It is not just the good citizens of Tunbridge Wells who find the extraordinary antics of US President Donald Trump to be disgusting. The American broadcaster Fox News lambasted his behaviour and pronouncements at a press conference in Helsinki which…

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From whence  did broadcast journalists get the phrase:"any time soon" as in "do not expect Donald Trump to start speaking English any time soon." The phrase is, in a way, meaningless or rather it is used to replace what used to be…

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For those not yet in the know, it stands for a MIDDLE AGED MAN IN LYCRA. Yup, Google it. It is the name for those apparent refugees from a UFO landing who ride around in outlandish gear  on bikes, intent…

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