Well that’s fucked it

You’d have thought Harry’s Place would have been straight off the mark with this story: Victory for Hamas Figures from Palestinian officials tonight confirmed Hamas’s shock win in the Palestinian parliamentary election over the once-dominant Fatah party. Polls had predicted a coalition between the two parties as the […]

Money Shot

Over at Bloggerheads, Tim appears to be right on the money in his assessment of the outing of Simon Hughes. The 54-year-old bachelor MP appealed for understanding and sympathy – and vowed to stay in the race for the Lib-Dem crown. As Mr Hughes opened his heart during […]

Descent into the Maelstrom

This story from the Telegraph, if true, marks a new low-point in the descent of the current government into moral backruptcy. Britain is seeking to convince the son of Libya’s leader, Col Muammar Gaddafi, to act as an “independent” watchdog to ensure that his father’s regime does not […]

There’s a hole in my bucket

The Indy are reporting that another batch of government e-mails have been leaked to the New Statesman, this time regarding which is alleged to be an attempt by Tony Blair to ‘bounce’ Charles Clarke into banning two Islamic ‘political parties’, one of which being Hizb-ut-Tahrir. Charles Clarke, the […]