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Dirty Tricks (1991), by Michael Dibdin

Michael Dibdin’s Dirty Tricks is a satirical thriller set in Oxford at the end of Margaret Thatcher’s premiership.  Its narrator is a forty-something tutor at the Oxford International Language College, someone who by his own estimation hasn’t risen to the heights of professional or financial success that his Oxford degree had led him to expect. 927 more words


/u/Knothead Banned for Whistleblowing: Area 64 Mods Sharing Accounts

We’ve been informed reddit member of 6 years, /u/knothead,  has been banned from /r/newzealand for blowing the whistle on Area 64 mods sharing accounts.

Here’s what happened, notice how the thread is brigaded by /r/Area64 members – some of them using new accounts (e.g. 108 more words

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Dirty Tricks and Bad Dudes

Jenny asked me why I never inducted Donald Trump into The Hall of Bad Dudes, and it didn’t take me long to formulate an answer. 473 more words

Dirty Tricks

Politics as Usual

I am tired of politics.  Sorry but I have had it up to my neck.  I am tired of Trump, Cruz, Rubio and Hillary and Bernie. 313 more words

LKDSB Dirty Tricks?

There is a public tour of SCITS today, Wednesday, February 24.  Conveniently, the Lambton Kent District School Board (LKDSB) has chosen today to set up scaffolding in the school, put a washroom out of order and to close down the pool for maintenance. 228 more words