Archive for January, 2010

“To wear the mantle of Galileo…

Posted: 29th January 2010 by Get No Happy in Angry Rants, News of the day
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… it is not enough that you be persecuted by an unkind Establishment, you must also be right” (Wilson, 2009; Don’t get fooled again) And so I will chip in my 2 pence onto the sorry MMR affair. It’s taken nearly three years to show a certain Mr Wakefield’s research was not only iffy at […]

On Mediums

Posted: 11th January 2010 by Get No Happy in Angry Rants, Miscellaneous
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We all know mediums are utter nonsense yes? Because they are, they cynically prey on weak, vulnerable and stupid. But lets assume they are indeed communicating with the long dead who are just queuing up to tell the living “not to worry about the table” or other drivel. Now should anyone I know reading this […]

Snow, Grit and Plebbledashing

Posted: 5th January 2010 by Get No Happy in Miscellaneous

Snow I do love the snow. It makes everything so pretty. Even Stockport is made a slightly less oppressive place to live by this fluffy white blanket. I’ve always wanted enough snow to “trudge” through, and today’s deluge more than sufficed for this purpose. Thank heavens for my autistic watching of Ray Mears or I […]

Tales of interest

Posted: 3rd January 2010 by Get No Happy in Angry Rants, Miscellaneous, Politics
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Elections Why should the leading party get to say when an election is called? Simple question really. Why? We know that our system is relatively* undemocratic but it does seem something of an affront to liberty to allow the party in charge to choose the opportune moment to call for it’s own reappointment. When something […]