Nosemonkey's EUtopia

In search of a European identity

March 7, 2007
by Nosemonkey

To do today

1) Read Rachel 2) Be aware of the usually unjustified and frequently hurtful conspiracy theories, which will only escalate without full public disclosure 3) Sign

May 9, 2006
by Nosemonkey
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Nothing nicer

Than early morning rumours of bombs on the Underground again… No idea yet if genuine, mind, so I’m probably just scaremongering here. Update: Looking like just rumours. Can’t find any confirmation at all – probably people jumping to conclusions because … Continue reading

May 8, 2006
by Nosemonkey
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Blair and grammar

The importance of grammar, part 4,673: At today’s press conference (amid much guff), Tony Blair commented on the 7th July bombings: “He said he knew of ‘nothing that would indicate [the security services] should have known or been able to … Continue reading

July 31, 2005
by Nosemonkey
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Spot on

Simon Jenkins is spot-on in the Sunday Times: “The streets of London are alive with like dangers, with people who shoot, kill and maim dozens of people a year. We fight them all, whatever their proffered and spurious justification. “So … Continue reading

July 28, 2005
by Nosemonkey


MI5 – apologists for terror (applying the government’s logic, at any rate): “Though they have a range of aspirations and ’causes’, Iraq is a dominant issue for a range of extremist groups and individuals in the UK and Europe. Some … Continue reading