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Tory MPs turn crackpot and adopt crackpot BNP policy on English Parliament

(not satire – it’s the Tories!)

The biggest supporters of an English parliament used to be the far-right skinheads of the neo-nazi British National Party… 178 more words


NHS 'already privatised' - 'hospitals need to close': private NHS consultants

(not satire – it’s the NHS today!)

Contrary to what the Lib Dem/Tory government have been assuring us, the NHS has already been privatised.

But don’t just take my word for it. 140 more words


Queen's radical plan for voters to think before voting ruled 'unconstitutional'


Thinking before voting in a UK election – as suggested by the Queen yesterday – would be unconstitutional, experts have agreed.

The Queen reportedly made the shocking suggestion – in reference to Thursday’s referendum on Scottish independence – after attending a Sunday morning church service at Crathie Kirk near her Balmoral estate. 126 more words


BBC reporter caught red-handed manipulating video in Scottish indy campaign

(not satire – it’s the BBC!)

Even a hardened old cynic like me is a little bit shocked by this.

The BBC’s Political Editor Nick Robinson… 76 more words

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Nigel Farage and UKIP forge closer ties with extremist US Tea Party

(not satire – it’s the UKIP!)

Nigel Farage is in the US and he tweeted yesterday about how much he likes one of the politicians he’s been forging political ties with over there: 186 more words


Police officers now being used as bus ticket inspectors for private companies

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

Here’s a video of a police officer being used to inspect passengers’ tickets on a bus in Manchester: 59 more words