Fall out over the Nazi Pug case continues and much of the focus is on Twitter where various comedians argue mainly on behalf of the defendant Mark Meechan. They include Ricky Gervais, David Baddiel, Stephen Fry and Jonathan Pie.
This Youtube video (NSFW) by satirical entity Jonathan Pie presents the case for the defence perfectly.
Continue reading “Nazi Pug – Comedians at War”
I clearly remember the government telling us at the time that the ‘hate crime’ legislation in the Communications Act would not be used to curtail jokes. In fact I found a quote from then Home Secretary David Blunkett writing in the Guardian in 2004: Continue reading “Nazi pug – grossly offensive.”
I write this on International Women’s Day 2018 and those of you who follow me on Twitter will know that I often take a critical view of such things. But do not get me wrong, I do not believe women to be inferior to men. Instead, I believe that they are paid a disservice by those who seek to represent them and this is the source of my regular protests. Continue reading “Women – our Equals”
So this woman takes her children to see Little Mix, she’s deaf (which given the ‘band’ might be seen as a blessing), she demands an interpreter, threatens court, the organisers relent, the concert happens, the woman moans the support acts have no interpreter and takes the organisers to court. Continue reading “Disability rights meet a grade A cunt.”
How deluded must these people be to bring up Russia as a way to protect themselves against defence cuts? If Russia attacked plucky little Britain let’s face it, we’d be fucked. But at the same time, as a NATO member we’re protected from that non-threat by the other countries in the alliance, including the USA. Continue reading “Russia – the Angry Bear?”
Recently, right-wing mouthpiece, Paul Joseph Watson, passed on the following quote on Twitter from a Breitbart article:
“Christians are by far the most persecuted religious group in the world, with some 90,000 Christians killed for their faith in 2016 alone, while as many as 600 million were prevented from practising their faith.” Continue reading “90,000 Killed for Being Christian Per Year?”