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If you want something real bad

If you want something real bad, you’ll find a way to get it.

Laura, Kisscase.
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Passion And Me

EU holds a Rap Battle in attempt to attract young voters

I kid you not . . . this week the European Parliament held a live-streamed Rap Battle between MEPs (assisted by actual rappers) in a desperate attempt to look cool to the younger electorate. 464 more words

Europe

In case you think the media aren't trying to pull the wool over your eyes

On 16 March this year, around 112,000 people marched in Melbourne, Australia, against the policies of its government that are clearly against any principles of decency, fairness, social justice or just plain humanity. 259 more words

A Guide To DWP Euphemisms

‘Reintroducing fairness to the welfare system’ – introducing means-testing in order to dismantle the welfare system.

‘Fairness’ – discriminating against people.

‘Creating a system based on fairness’ – ignoring need, in favour of targets. 604 more words

untynewear reblogged this on UNEMPLOYED IN TYNE & WEAR and commented:

Sounds about right ! Must print off a copy to refer to when next meeting my Jobcentre Adviser (= Sanctions Enforcer)

The Transplant

The Transplant

by L. Stewart Marsden

Caution: this story contains mature content

Part I: Desperate times call for desperate measures

Rom drew the can close to his face and put the magnifying glass against it, moving it back and forth from the can until he could read the tiny print. 1,759 more words

Short Story

Alice's Exercise Programme when you don't have time for the gym and want cheering up!

Daddy finally came home last Friday night :) And it has been lovely being able to spend time together in a more relaxed environment. I’m not too sure that Daddy is thrilled about the ‘force feeding’ (which was against hospital policy), but we are so happy to have him home! 76 more words