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bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Dec.13.2013
It transpired that the American ex-president had drawn, not only a large limousine, but also a penis in classified documents, the latter item next to a sentence about Bob Dole. Was this related to Bob Dole, or was it a selfie? The selfie has been receiving a lot of attention. The blonde PM of...
farzana-versey's picture
May.22.2013
They hacked a soldier to death. What was as bad as the spectacle of TV anchors giving tantalising sound bites about the possible images of the beheading was the surprise over Prime Minister David Cameron cutting short his visit in France and calling for a special meeting. Is this not what a...
bernadette-jansen-op-de-haar's picture
Dec.13.2011
Following the talks in Brussels, the front page of The Times showed David Cameron as Manneken Pis aiming at the head of Nicolas Sarkozy, and the next day someone remarked to me that Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel reminded her of Punch and Judy. Would the true leader please stand up? Because that...
matt-beynon-rees's picture
Aug.25.2011
British Prime Minister David Cameron recently invited Tracey Emin, a purveyor of work which is shit even by the standards of contemporary art, to produce something – they probably call it “an installation” – for Number 10, Downing Street. Emin, who won the Turner Prize for exhibiting her own used-...
rosy-cole's picture
Aug.17.2011
  'The sad fact is that the greed and criminality we have witnessed on our streets is really no different from the greed and criminality we have witnessed in the boardrooms of our banks or in the expenses claims of some of our politicians.'  Sister Catherine Wybourne, Benedictine Nun....
farzana-versey's picture
Aug.09.2011
Cut him some slack He's got the knack To make a public display Of his conscience at play The waitress at Tuscan Did not recognise the PM of Britain Serve yourself, she did pip He left no tip But as to the manor born He felt the need to atone A week aft on his Italian holiday He returned to the very...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
Apr.05.2011
The civil war in Libya is particularly attractive to the media because thanks to the simple terrain there, the conflict is very much like a football game. The two sides advance and retreat on a level that’s easy to digest. The situation is nothing like the one in Afghanistan, with its tangled zones...
matt-beynon-rees's picture
May.13.2010
I was at Oxford University at the same time as Britain's new prime minister. But while I spent all my free time at a famous old pub opposite the historic Bodleian Library with a pint of Guinness in the company of some old Irish porters, I never saw David Cameron there. Which makes me doubt his...