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  • Newly-formed Thai airline recruits 'Ladyboys' as air hostesses

    01/28/2011 9:55:20 AM PST · by vimto · 22 replies
    Telegraph UK ^ | 01/28/11 | Ian MacKinnon
    PC Air, which has yet to take to the skies, selected three "Ladyboys" in its first round of hiring this week to promote equal opportunities for what is dubbed the "third sex" in Thailand. Peter Chan, the new airline's boss, is enthusiastic about his groundbreaking move because of the opportunities it would afford transsexuals. "I think these people can have many careers – not just in the entertainment business – and many of them have a dream to be an air hostess," he said. "I just made their dream come true. Our society has changed. It's evolution. I'm a pioneer...
  • Paedophilia 'culturally accepted in south Afghanistan'

    01/13/2011 12:03:18 PM PST · by vimto · 36 replies
    Telegraph UK ^ | 01/12/11 | Ben Farmer
    Paedophilia 'culturally accepted in south Afghanistan' British forces were advised by a military study that paedophilia is widespread and culturally accepted in southern Afghanistan. British officers requested the study to help them understand the sexual behaviour of locals and Afghan comrades Photo: AFP/GETTY By Ben Farmer, Kabul 7:00PM GMT 13 Jan 2011 Older, powerful men boosted their social status by keeping boys as sexual playthings and the practice was celebrated in song and dance, a military study claimed. British officers in Helmand requested the study to help them understand the sexual behaviour of locals and Afghan comrades after young soldiers...
  • Outrage over controversial Islamic group's plan to march through Wootton Bassett [must read from UK]

    01/02/2010 8:33:55 AM PST · by vimto · 28 replies · 906+ views
    Telegraph ^ | 01/02/10 | n/a
    People in Wootton Bassett, the town famous for honouring dead British soldiers returning from Afghanistan, reacted defiantly on Saturday to news that a controversial Islamic group is to march through its streets. Islam4UK – which calls itself a "platform" for extremist movement al-Muhajiroun – plans to parade through the Wiltshire town in the coming weeks. The group's website says the event is being held "not in memory of the occupying and merciless British military" but of the Muslims its says have been "murdered in the name of democracy and freedom". The town that shows respect for fallen Servicemen should be...
  • Teacher - sacked - offering to pray for sick girl 'bullying'

    12/20/2009 5:09:33 AM PST · by vimto · 12 replies · 614+ views
    Daily Mail online ^ | 12/19/09 | Jonathan Petre
    A devout Christian teacher has lost her job after discussing her faith with a mother and her sick child and offering to pray for them. Olive Jones, a 54-year-old mother of two, who taught maths to children too ill to attend school, was dismissed following a complaint from the girl’s mother. She was visiting the home of the child when she spoke about her belief in miracles and asked whether she could say a prayer, but when the mother indicated they were not believers she did not go ahead. Mrs Jones was then called in by her managers who, she...
  • Not enough about him? Barack Obama skips Berlin Wall ceremonies

    11/10/2009 8:44:48 AM PST · by vimto · 30 replies · 827+ views
    Telegraph ^ | 11/10/09 | Toby Harnden
    There was one world leader absent for today’s commemorations marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Surprisingly enough, it’s President Barack Obama, who found time last year to give a campaign speech there last year, which Der Spiegel summed up as “People of the World, Look at Me”. The White House has cited a packed schedule, though looking at it he had nothing much on yesterday (brief chat to reporters about healthcare – by far his biggest priority) and just blah briefings and a bill signing today until a metting this evening with Benjamin Netanyahu. This...
  • Wake up America! (this is so accuate and so funny!)

    10/23/2009 2:12:40 AM PDT · by vimto · 16 replies · 921+ views
    You Tube ^ | 10/22/09 | Pat Condell
    http://www.youtube.com/patcondell "..Obama was elected to change not to surrender....." (paraphrase).
  • Nuclear engineer from Cern lab arrested for al-Qaeda links

    10/09/2009 12:27:49 PM PDT · by vimto · 3 replies · 314+ views
    Times UK online ^ | 09/10/09 | n/a
    French agents have arrested a researcher from Europe's top atomic lab on suspicion of links to al-Qaeda, fuelling fears that terrorists could be targeting the nuclear industry. The 32-year-old man, who was detained along with his brother, works for the prestigious European Organisation for Nuclear Research (Cern) in Geneva, Switzerland, according to French police sources. ''The inquiry will doubtless say what were the objectives in France or elsewhere and indicate perhaps that we have avoided the worst possible scenario,'' said Brice Hortefeux, the French Interior Minister. An intelligence source told Le Figaro that ''this is a very high level'' case....
  • I hope Nobel members feel pleased with themselves, the smug idiots

    10/09/2009 8:30:26 AM PDT · by vimto · 24 replies · 758+ views
    Guardian UK online ^ | 10/09/09 | Michael White
    I hope the members of the Nobel committee feel pleased with themselves for giving this year's peace prize to Barack Obama. I bet they do, the smug idiots. It is hard to imagine a more effective way to undermine him both at home and abroad. It smacks hugely of sentimentality and condescension. Disdain for the award from the Middle East, Pakistan and other regions that have felt the sharp edge of American hard power – bombs and missiles included – since the president was inaugurated on 20 January will more than outweigh the warm, fuzzy feelings that the news will...
  • Kashmir girl fights off militants (Awesome then some)

    09/29/2009 9:42:51 AM PDT · by vimto · 31 replies · 1,863+ views
    BBC online ^ | 09/29/09 | Binoo Joshi
    The insurgents went to the house looking for Ms Kauser but her father, Noor Hussain, resisted their demands, Rajouri district senior police superintendent Shafqat Watali told the BBC. I had never touched a rifle before this, let alone fired one - but I had seen heroes firing in films Rukhsana Kauser Three gunmen then entered the house and attacked Ms Kauser's parents, while four other militants remained outside. "My parents told me to hide under the bed and then opened the door," Ms Kauser told the BBC. "Without saying anything they [the militants] started beating my parents and my uncle....
  • Spencer: Jihad in New York and Colorado

    09/23/2009 5:35:25 AM PDT · by vimto · 4 replies · 410+ views
    Jihd Watch ^ | 09/23/09 | Robert Specer
    Details are still emerging, but it seems clear at this point that the extensive jihad terror plot that has been exposed in New York City and Denver this week involved plans to target baseball and football stadiums and New York's Fashion Week with explosives carried in knapsacks to the detonation point and then detonated remotely -- as in Madrid on March 11, 2004, when jihadist bombings killed 191 people and wounded 1,800. Central to the plot is a young man named Najibullah Zazi, who was initially cooperative with Federal agents until it began to emerge that he had ties to...
  • Boy, 12, is having sex change, school announces

    09/18/2009 5:56:00 AM PDT · by vimto · 25 replies · 888+ views
    Telegraph UK ^ | 09/18/09 | Murray Wardrop
    The youngster arrived for his first term at secondary school wearing a dress and with long hair in ribboned pigtails after his parents changed his name to a female one by deed poll over the summer holidays. However, the boy, who is preparing to undergo hormone treatment and sex change surgery, was immediately taunted by classmates who recognised him from primary school. As a result, the 1,000-pupil school in south east England decided to call an emergency assembly ordering children to treat him as a girl and use his new name. But parents have reacted angrily after some youngsters were...
  • Mother killed herself and daughter in car fire over gang's abuse

    09/17/2009 10:02:31 AM PDT · by vimto · 27 replies · 1,342+ views
    Times online ^ | 09/17/09
    A despairing mother killed herself and her disabled daughter by setting her car on fire after enduring a relentless campaign of abuse from a gang of youths. Unable to cope with the torment Fiona Pilkington, 38, drove with 18-year-old daughter Francecca Hardwick to a lay-by with a 10-litre can of petrol. The single mother then doused old clothes in the back of the blue Austin Maestro before setting light to it with her daughter and herself still inside. It is thought Mrs Pilkington, who also had a son, used her daughter's pet rabbit to ensure she would not try and...
  • Sudan 'steals' £500,000 of British aid (and that's not all)

    09/09/2009 9:28:57 AM PDT · by vimto · 7 replies · 624+ views
    Telegraph UK ^ | 11/10/09 | Mike Pflanz
    British diplomats in Khartoum have demanded that the vehicles, computers, office equipment, medical stores and cash be returned so that it can be redistributed. But Sudanese officials have scoffed at this, saying that neither the British government nor the aid agencies have "the right to control these assets". In total, Oxfam and Medecins Sans Frontieres' French and Dutch operations have reported that they lost roughly £3.25 million of equipment. They had also been forced to pay another £5.6 million to Sudanese staff as lay-off payments because of the shutdown. Sudan has demanded the right to redistribute the materials to its...
  • 'Imbeciles': Hundreds evacuated as bushfire caused by French military threatens Marseille

    07/23/2009 4:17:29 AM PDT · by vimto · 13 replies · 502+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 07/23/09 | Peter Allen
    The French Army were branded ‘imbeciles’ today after an artillery exercise caused a massive fire which destroyed dozens of houses and left hundreds homeless. Rather than improving the marksmanship of the Foreign Legion, the shelling led to mass evacuations in a suburb of Marseilles.
  • ....cheating wife faces honour killing - acid poured down lover's throat

    07/23/2009 4:10:39 AM PDT · by vimto · 28 replies · 1,518+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 07/23/09 | Daily Mail reporter
    A married Muslim woman has been warned by police that she could be murdered in an honour killing after her lover was attacked with sulphuric acid. Her 24-year-old Muslim lover is not expected to live after suffering 90 per cent burns in the attack, which blinded him and left his tongue destroyed. He was also stabbed twice in the back by four men, and hit with bricks The Danish victim, who is of Asian origin, is said to have ‘insulted’ her strictly religious relatives, some of whom wear the hijab, and detectives believe the family feared being shamed in the...
  • Morris dancers barred from school

    06/29/2009 1:20:24 PM PDT · by vimto · 29 replies · 715+ views
    yahoo ^ | 06/29/09 | Press association
    A troupe of morris dancers were prevented from performing at a school because they blacken their faces, they have claimed. Members of Motley Morris group, who are based in Dartford, Kent, smear black make-up across their faces as part of their traditional costume. They were meant to perform their routine at Chantry Primary School in Gravesend on Friday but were asked not to attend due to fears they could cause offence. Spokesman Simon Ford said: "Our style of morris dancing originates from the Welsh/Shropshire borders. Our blackened faces are a form of disguise. Traditionally they used burnt cork, which came...
  • Muslim protest mars parade for Iraq troops (2 BRITS arrrested for confronting them!!!)

    03/10/2009 1:30:22 PM PDT · by vimto · 28 replies · 855+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 03/10/09
    LONDON (AFP) – Defence minister condemned as "insulting" Tuesday a Muslim protest against a parade for British soldiers returning from Iraq. Prime Minister Gordon Brown also voiced disappointment at the protest, in which two people were arrested, marring the rally to welcome home troops withdrawing from southern Iraq. The protesters carried placards with slogans including "Anglian Soldiers: Butchers of Basra", "Anglian Soldiers: cowards, killers, extremists" and "British government terrorist government."
  • Two arrested for murder after hunt follower is killed by gyrocopter.

    03/10/2009 1:20:28 PM PDT · by vimto · 45 replies · 2,163+ views
    Times (London) ^ | 03/10/09 | Lucy Bannerman and Valerie Elliott
    A keen hunt supporter has been killed after being hit by a gyrocopter believed to have been monitoring hunts in the area. Trevor Morse, 48, died after the incident at Long Marston airfield, near Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, yesterday. Two men were arrested on suspicion of murder and were being questioned by officers in Leamington Spa last night. Between 80 and 100 huntsmen were out yesterday at the hunt in Moreton-in-Marsh on the last day of the Warwickshire hunt season. The hunt met at the village of Todenham at 11.45am and the light aircraft, first spotted at noon, followed it for about...
  • Freedom Go to Hell

    02/14/2009 4:04:57 AM PST · by vimto · 194+ views
    You Tube ^ | 02/15/09 | Pat Condell
    Pat Condell gets to the grit of the Geert Wilder's short film, "Fitna" and the UK's refusal to let him into the country. Well I don't agree with everything ...especially his rant about Christians at about the half way stage; but as a Christian I support freedom of speech and I promise not to try to behead him for dissin' us. As the man says, "Peace!".
  • GEERT WILDERS' SPEECH IN HOUSE OF LORDS (That he was banned from making)

    02/13/2009 9:45:58 AM PST · by vimto · 12 replies · 713+ views
    Weblog Geert Wilders ^ | 02/14/09 | Geert Wildres
    London, Feb. 12, 2009 Ladies and gentlemen, thank you very much. Thank you for inviting me. Thank you Lord Pearson and Lady Cox for showing Fitna, and for your gracious invitation. While others look away, you, seem to understand the true tradition of your country, and a flag that still stands for freedom. This is no ordinary place. This is not just one of England’s tourist attractions. This is a sacred place. This is the mother of all Parliaments, and I am deeply humbled to speak before you. The Houses of Parliament is where Winston Churchill stood firm, and warned...
  • Britain capitulates to terror

    02/11/2009 10:19:11 AM PST · by vimto · 28 replies · 628+ views
    The Spectator UK ^ | 02/11/09 | Melanie Phillips
    If anyone had doubted the extent to which Britain has capitulated to Islamic terror, the banning of Geert Wilders a few hours ago should surely open their eyes. Wilders, the Dutch member of parliament who had made an uncompromising stand against the Koranic sources of Islamist extremism and violence, was due to give a screening of Fitna, his film on this subject, at the House of Lords on Thursday. This meeting had been postponed after Lord Ahmed had previously threatened the House of Lords authorities that he would bring a force of 10,000 Muslims to lay siege to the Lords...
  • Watch the protestors chase the police (Muslims - Must see!)

    02/02/2009 8:23:11 AM PST · by vimto · 31 replies · 974+ views
    You tube ^ | unknown | unknown
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UatySUUOJYM I thought this video had been on FR but some seem to have missed it. Watch and weep.
  • Melanie Phillips - this is the way a society dies (UK)

    02/02/2009 7:35:50 AM PST · by vimto · 27 replies · 835+ views
    Daily Mail UK ^ | 02/02/09 | Melanie Phillips
    In our allegedly multicultural society, there is one religious group which is apparently not to be afforded equal respect, let alone treated for what it embodies - the foundational creed of this nation. That group is Britain’s Christians. Suspended: Caroline Petrie offered to pray to help a patient recover Somerset community nurse and committed Christian Caroline Petrie has been suspended and faces being sacked and even struck off for offering to say a prayer for an elderly patient. Although startled, the patient - herself a Christian - did not make a complaint and was in no way offended. It was...
  • Wildcat oil strikes: Europeans are finally waking up to the demise of democracy

    02/01/2009 11:06:57 AM PST · by vimto · 17 replies · 1,317+ views
    Telegraph UK ^ | 02/01/09 | Janet Daley
    The peoples of Europe have finally discovered what they signed up to. I do mean "peoples" (plural) because however much political elites may deceive themselves, the populations of the member states of the EU are culturally, historically and economically separate and distinct. And a significant proportion of them are getting very, very angry. What the strikers at the Lindsey oil refinery (and their brother supporters in Nottinghamshire and Kent) have discovered is the real meaning of the fine print in those treaties, and the significance of those European court judgments whose interpretation they left to EU obsessives: it is now...
  • Muslim population 'rising 10 times faster than rest of society' (UK)

    01/31/2009 2:24:58 AM PST · by vimto · 56 replies · 1,493+ views
    Times (UK) ^ | 01/30/09 | Richard Kerbaj
    The Muslim population in Britain has grown by more than 500,000 to 2.4 million in just four years, according to official research collated for The Times. The population multiplied 10 times faster than the rest of society, the research by the Office for National Statistics reveals. In the same period the number of Christians in the country fell by more than 2 million. Professor Coleman said that Muslims would naturally reap collective benefits from the increase in population. “In the growth of any population ... [its] voice is regarded as being stronger in terms of formulating policy, not least because...
  • EU's new figurehead believes climate change is a myth.

    01/03/2009 8:50:11 AM PST · by vimto · 14 replies · 476+ views
    Times (London) ^ | 01/03/09 | David Charter, Europe Correspondent
    The European Union's new figurehead believes that climate change is a dangerous myth and has compared the union to a Communist state. The views of President Vaclav Klaus of the Czech Republic, 67, have left the government of Mirek Topolanek, his bitter opponent, determined to keep him as far away as possible from the EU presidency, which it took over from France yesterday.
  • We must adjust our distorted image of Hamas (they listen to pop music!)

    12/31/2008 7:29:49 AM PST · by vimto · 14 replies · 663+ views
    Times (UK) ^ | 12/31/08 | William Sieghart
    Last week I was in Gaza. While I was there I met a group of 20 or so police officers who were undergoing a course in conflict management. They were eager to know whether foreigners felt safer since Hamas had taken over the Government? Indeed we did, we told them. Without doubt the past 18 months had seen a comparative calm on the streets of Gaza; no gunmen on the streets, no more kidnappings. They smiled with great pride and waved us goodbye. Less than a week later all of these men were dead, killed by an Israeli rocket at...
  • Indulgence of Islam is harming society (stiff upper-lip headline)

    12/27/2008 3:08:26 AM PST · by vimto · 16 replies · 482+ views
    Telegraph UK (online) ^ | 12/27/08 | Damian Thompson
    Channel 4's decision to invite President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to deliver its "alternative" Christmas message may have been offensive to many people, but no one can say the station is neglecting its obligation to cater for minorities. Muslim fundamentalists were thrilled by the broadcast. Islam is the fastest-growing religion in Britain: the number of Muslims has grown from 1.6 million to two million since 2000. Moreover, every major public institution has changed its policies to accommodate the demands of Islamic "community leaders". The Government, the Opposition, the police, schools, the Church of England, the BBC and now Channel 4 are all...
  • Scribbled notes shed light on Shannon's disturbing world (Kidnap verdicts in)

    12/04/2008 9:51:21 AM PST · by vimto · 1 replies · 437+ views
    The Times Online ^ | 12/04/2008 | Andrew Norfolk
    Two sheets of paper, not shown to the jury but found during the Shannon Matthews investigation, offer a glimpse inside the strange world of Michael Donovan, Karen Matthews and her daughter. On one, found screwed up and thrown into a bin at Donovan's flat, was a child's drawing that depicted an explicit sexual scene between two adults. Mummy and Mick, was Shannon's accompanying caption. The other note was found in Shannon's bedroom at her mother's house. On it was a verbal exchange between the girl and her brother, written before she went missing. It seems likely to have been compiled...
  • Welcome to Europe.

    11/05/2008 12:49:09 AM PST · by vimto · 22 replies · 2,076+ views
    11/05/08 | vimto vanity
    Yes, welcome to Europe. Welcome to socialized everything and feminized culture. Welcome to the arrogant smuggness of those who 'care' more than you do. Welcome to ever increasing health and safety laws, anti-discrimination laws, eco-friendly laws and an overweaning government that intrudes without competence in every part of your lives. Welcome to waiting over a year to get a hip replacement. Wecome to 54% total tax burden on ordinary folk. Welcome to a democracy ordered to please 'in vogue' minorities. Welcome to talking with your enemies and appeasing Islam. Welcome to a world much less safe than it was 24...
  • Cow farts collected in plastic tank for global warming study. (Actual headline!)

    07/10/2008 1:30:07 AM PDT · by vimto · 20 replies · 87+ views
    Telegraph (UK) ^ | 07/10/08 | Rupert Neate
    Experts said the slow digestive system of cows makes them a key producer of methane, a potent greenhouse gas that gets far less public attention than carbon dioxide. In a bid to understand the impact of the wind produced by cows on global warming, scientists collected gas from their stomachs in plastic tanks attached to their backs. The Argentine researchers discovered methane from cows accounts for more than 30 per cent of the country's total greenhouse emissions.
  • Women workers to get 'positive discrimination' rights

    06/26/2008 4:50:20 AM PDT · by vimto · 32 replies · 39+ views
    the Telegraph UK ^ | 06/27/08 | Andrew Porter
    Companies will be encouraged to positively discriminate in favour of women job candidates. Harriet Harman said the changes were necessary to get 'a bit of a push forward' Firms will also be forced to publish details of how much men and women are paid, Harriet Harman, the Equality Minister, has disclosed. The controversial moves are designed to promote more women to senior roles and to close the gender pay gap
  • Heinz pulls mayonnaise ad over gay kiss furore

    06/24/2008 7:55:22 AM PDT · by vimto · 84 replies · 409+ views
    The Times ^ | 06/24/08 | Jenny Booth
    A mayonnaise ad that shows two men kissing has been withdrawn from television after 200 viewers complained that it was offensive. Heinz, which makes the New York Deli Mayo featured in the commercial, pulled the advertisement less than a week into its expected five week run, in response to the criticism. Viewers told the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) that the ad was inappropriate and unsuitable for children to see. The ASA has not yet decided whether to launch an investigation. snip..... It is understood that the commercial was not shown during children's television programming, because of new rules from Ofcom...
  • The cost of a Appendectomy - Help wanted from a Brit!!

    06/23/2008 8:34:39 AM PDT · by vimto · 78 replies · 807+ views
    06/23/08 | vanity
    My lad is in America waiting for a visa to live there and marry a lovely American lass. He was taken ill and went to hospital where an appendectomy was performed. The bill is $28,000 minimum. We think he has medical cover but we don't know the datils ...is ths figure about right? Anyone out there with any advice?
  • Abu Hamza CAN be depproted to USA (Just on BBC)

    06/20/2008 2:08:50 AM PDT · by vimto · 11 replies · 114+ views
    BBC radio | 08/20/08 | vanity
    Just breaking - Abu Hamza has lost his appeal and now can be deported to the USA. How do you intend to welcome him....? Ideas please.
  • Three charged in anti-Bush protest (60-year-old woman accused of indecent exposure

    06/16/2008 2:10:10 AM PDT · by vimto · 13 replies · 115+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 06/16/08 | Press Assoc.
    Three people - including a 60-year-old woman accused of indecent exposure - have been charged after an anti-war demonstration. Scotland Yard made 25 arrests after 10 officers suffered minor injuries during a demonstration in Parliament Square as George Bush visited Downing Street on Sunday. Up to 2,500 demonstrators gathered in the square to mark President Bush's farewell tour of London, with around 1,200 police officers working on each day of his visit. Members of the Stop the War Coalition, CND and the British Muslim Initiative organised the rally. A 60-year-old woman will appear before Tower Bridge magistrates on June 25...
  • David Davies Shadow Home Secretary Resigns to force By-election

    06/12/2008 5:15:58 AM PDT · by vimto · 1 replies · 51+ views
    BBC TV | 06/12.08 | vanity
    Just on BBC now...the Shadow Home secretary has resigned in opposition to Brown's bill for detention without trail for 42 days which was passed yesterday. He will stand in the by-election on the detention issue. quote - he is protesting aginst the 'slow strangulation' of British civil liberites.... He gave a deveistating speech outside the commons...
  • Archbishop Sentamu says Labour's obsession with human rights is 'threat to freedom'

    06/05/2008 1:04:12 AM PDT · by vimto · 1 replies · 16+ views
    The Daily Mail ^ | 06 /05 /08 | Steve Doughty
    Labour's policies on human rights have become a threat to freedom, the Archbishop of York said yesterday. Dr John Sentamu suggested that the Government was ' sacrificing liberty in favour of an abused form of equality'. The Archbishop said human rights did not work without a moral foundation, yet morality had been replaced by consumer desires. He also warned against the growth of 'diktat and bureaucracy' which he said interfered with personal beliefs.
  • Islamic extremists should get therapy, Home Office tells local councils

    06/03/2008 2:43:31 AM PDT · by vimto · 21 replies · 139+ views
    Daily Telegraph ^ | 06 /05/08 | James Kirkup
    Islamic extremists could escape prosecution and instead receive therapy and counselling under new Government plans to "deradicalise" religious fanatics. The Home Office is to announce an extra £12.5 million to support new initiatives to try to stop extremism spreading. The central element of the Home Office plan is a new national "deradicalisation" programme that would persuade converts to violent and extremist causes to change their views. Controversially, the new plan makes clear that people who fall under the influence of violent organisations will not automatically face prosecution. Article continuesadvertisement Instead, the presumption should be that some such individuals would face...
  • Bishop loses the moral plot

    06/02/2008 10:29:30 AM PDT · by vimto · 5 replies · 24+ views
    Daily Telegraph ^ | 06/02/08 | vimto
    Not so long ago, bishops in the Church of England were criticised for not speaking out on issues. Today, the greater problem is shutting them up. The Bishop of Rochester, the Rt Rev Michael Nazir-Ali, has repeatedly been warning us of the dangers to British society from Islam – warnings that have earned him the affectionate endorsement of the BNP. The Bishop of Stafford tells us that our negligence over climate change is a crime on a par with those of Josef Fritzl Now the Bishop of Stafford, the Rt Rev Gordon Mursell, has chimed in to tell us that...
  • Top Palestinian 'Peace' Songs - your chance to write a festive one.

    12/21/2006 11:51:45 AM PST · by vimto · 18 replies · 430+ views
    Nukes News and Views ^ | 20thDec2006 | Started by no2liberals
    Here's some to begin with - including that Swampwoman fave….”Sleep in Heavenly pieces… N2L’s faves…..All we are sayinnnnnng…is give explosives a channnnce. Oh it’s 1-2-3 what are we fighting for…don’t ask me I don’t give a d**n…next stop the promised land. And my personal favorites… “Oh Little Hudna of GazaStrip …” And, “Joy to the Cult…the bomb-vest’s here.”
  • Zot Media Inc 'toons and sundry others.

    11/22/2006 5:06:53 AM PST · by vimto · 4 replies · 688+ views
    Nukes News and Commentary. ^ | 22nd November 2006 | vimto vanity
    Here is a round-up of some of the 'toons since last post. I hope you enjoy!
  • Zot Media Inc.

    11/10/2006 3:27:24 AM PST · by vimto · 7 replies · 263+ views
    Nukes News and Commentary. ^ | 19th November 2006 AD | vimto vanity
    and finally - just for fun... Vimto is grateful to Free Republic for allowing the post of this vanity. In return Freepers are free to use the toons in their own blogs or whatever. Conditions below. Zot Media Inc. is an original comic strip from Vimto, a regular contributor to Nuke’s news & views, and is the exclusive property of Zot Media Inc. All Rights Reserved. Reprints or Republications are permitted. Kindly provide a trackback link or a note in the Comments Section.
  • Zot Media Inc: Madonna and Pelosi get the treatment.

    11/03/2006 8:36:45 AM PST · by vimto · 9 replies · 410+ views
    Nuke's news and comments. ^ | 3rd Nov. 2006AD. | vimto vanity
    Trust you enjoy!
  • British police could quiz Khatami on torture claim

    10/29/2006 4:14:37 AM PST · by vimto · 155+ views
    Sunday Times UK ^ | October 29, 2006 | Mark Macaskill and Mary Braid
    MOHAMMAD KHATAMI, the former Iranian president, faces possible police questioning when he arrives in Britain this week to accept an honorary degree from St Andrews University. The Metropolitan police have confirmed that they are investigating complaints lodged by two Iranian exiles who claim they were falsely imprisoned and brutally tortured while Khatami was in office. Safa Einollahi, 29, and Ali Ebrahimi, 34, claim that Khatami, who was in power from 1997 to 2005, was ultimately responsible for the atrocities they endured. They want him arrested under the 1988 Criminal Justice Act, which allows for any individual, regardless of nationality, to...
  • Zot Media Inc.

    10/15/2006 8:05:12 AM PDT · by vimto · 18 replies · 868+ views
    Nukes News and Commentary. ^ | 15th Oct ober 2006 | vimto vanity
    Trust you enjoy! Pip pip!
  • Zot Media Inc.

    10/07/2006 7:03:01 AM PDT · by vimto · 24 replies · 431+ views
    Zot Media Inc. Blog ^ | October 7th 2006ad. | vimto vanity
    This week: Pelosi and Al Gore get zotted. trust you enjoy. warm regards as ever.
  • Brave heroes hounded out.

    10/07/2006 12:21:39 AM PDT · by vimto · 27 replies · 878+ views
    SUN UK ^ | October 07, 2006 | By JULIE MOULT,
    MUSLIM yobs who wrecked a house to stop four brave soldiers moving in after returning from Afghanistan sparked outrage last night. The house in a village near riot-torn Windsor had BRICKS thrown through windows and was DAUBED with messages of hate. Four young Household Cavalry officers who had planned to rent it were also the target of phone THREATS. They were yesterday forced to look elsewhere to live — after top brass warned them against inflaming racial violence near the Queen’s Windsor Castle home. Last night furious Shadow immigration minister Damian Green said: “This is a shocking development.” Colleagues of...
  • Riots over mosque on the Queen's doorstep

    10/07/2006 12:13:47 AM PDT · by vimto · 92 replies · 2,039+ views
    Daily Express UK ^ | 06/10/06 | 06/10/06
    THE QUEEN’s home town was gripped by fear last night as war erupted between rival gangs of race-hate thugs. Extra officers were called in and riot police placed on stand-by as mobs of Muslim and white youths prepared for a fourth consecutive night of violence in the royal town of Windsor in Berkshire. The Queen usually spends weekends at Windsor Castle and no decision has yet been made over whether she will change her plans. In unprecedented scenes of mayhem and disorder in the historic town, armed gangs of more than 100 youths have fought running battles in the streets....
  • Fire-bombing of Muslim dairy highlights tensions in Windsor

    10/05/2006 5:29:52 AM PDT · by vimto · 27 replies · 731+ views
    Times Online ^ | October 05 2006 a.d. | By Louisa Barnett and PA
    Fire-bombing of Muslim dairy highlights tensions in Windsor A Muslim-owned dairy has been at the centre of a series of violent attacks at the hands of a group of youths which last night culminated in a petrol bombing. The incident is believed to be linked to ongoing disorder in the area involving gangs of Asian and white youngsters gathering outside the Medina Dairy in Windsor, Berkshire, tormenting its staff in what police are describing as 'mindless violence'. The dairy owner, Sadar Hussain, has recently been reported in the local press saying that the area was in desperate need for a...