Beirut Calling, the Lebanese blogger whose efforts can be found under Blogs of Distinction, has done it again. Apparently the Italian woman who claims to have been the source for the claim that Iraq had been buying uranium from a mine in Niger – although Niger had nothing to do with Iraq and the mine…Read More That Uranium Feeling
Much media attention has been focused on Mr. Tony Martin’s release from jail. Mr. Martin, we may remember, was the Norfolk farmer who killed a 16 year old boy, Fred Barras, who he suspected of burgling him. Mr. Martin had before the crime given every sign of being obsessed with burglars, weapons and security measures,…Read More Tony Martin – why he should have stayed banged up
Conrad Black, Daily Telegraph owner and Canadian immigrant, has been at it again, printing a lengthy tirade against “the greatest menace facing the country” in his rag. What might that be, Connie? Innurnashnal trrism? Global climate change? Economic decline? AIDS? Don’t tell me – the danger of a ban on fox hunting? The lack of…Read More Lord Black goes ape – again
Well, the Americans have something to cheer however briefly. The corpse photos are out. I see the point, after all there are plenty of people here who don’t really believe in scientific proofs – but it’s a tad barbaric. Why not stick their heads on a pole and parade them through the streets of Baghdad..that’s…Read More US raid for Saddam’s sons
This is an act of god-like genius.Read More Under the Eiffel Tower – Watch the vid
Now that’s just plain un-AmericanRead More Neat little blog..
Beirut Calling blogged a very interesting story concerning that US/Syrian frontier incident…here it is.. EXCLUSIVE: U.S. Syria raid killed 80 By RICHARD SALE, UPI Intelligence Correspondent Depicted by the Pentagon as a mere border skirmish, the June 18 strike into Syria by U.S. military forces was, in fact, based on mistaken intelligence and penetrated more…Read More So that’s what happened on the Syrian border…
It didn’t take long for the government’s line of attack to become obvious after the death of Dr Kelly, and it could hardly have been more depressing, more unworthy or more dishonest. The strategy is obviously to whip up a BBC-bashing campaign in the Murdoch press, always willing to have a pop at their oh-so-inconvenient…Read More The fix is in….
Is an excellent blog. Welcome to my Blogs of Distinction.Read More Beirut Calling..
“There goes another pesky journalist!”Read More Picture of the day