Monthly Archives: March 2008

Privacy International complaint poised to shut down Heathrow passenger fingerprinting

Privacy International’s recent complaint to the UK Information Commissioner has threatened to bring a halt to an imminent plan to fingerprint all domestic and international passengers departing from Heathrow’s Terminal 1 and Terminal 5, due to begin business on March

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Posted in Beautiful, NIR, Politricks, Post Tipping Point, Someone Clever Said, Told You So

WordPress 2.5 upgrade

We have finally upgraded WordPress! Whenever I previously tried to do it, MSQL returned: WordPress database error: [Duplicate entry ‘1’ for key 1] INSERT INTO wp_terms (term_id, name, slug, term_group) VALUES (‘1’, ‘In’, ‘in-2’, ‘1’) WordPress database error: [Duplicate entry

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Posted in Administravia, Geekn, Software

Is Organic Food better for you? The only test you need

The Guardian, once again, has a pro-corporate, pro-pharmaceutical propaganda piece in its toilet paper. It goes like this: Organic food ‘no benefit to health’ Eating fruit and veg is more important than whether produce is ‘green’, says expert Jo Revill,

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Posted in Bollocks, Drink, Eat, Insanity, Medicine, Money, Politricks, Post Tipping Point, Someone Stupid Said, The Facts, Told You So

Breed for greed cont.

WordPress doesn’t like my commnt on the Breed for Greed post, maybe you do: Civilization depends totally upon innate intelligence. ‘Civilization’ is not an entity, it does not have rights and cannot be used as a bargaining chip over individuals

Posted in Medicine, Politricks

Nutter Watch

I always see nutters as those who feel that their moral ideas should be inflicted on others. They usually mean well, but unfortunately their morality is based on nonsense, and this is reflected in the validity of their ideas. Most

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Posted in Idiocracy, Someone Clever Said, The Facts

The Royal Mail

Posted in Idiocracy, Insanity

Breed for Greed!

‘Extreme’ blog councillor resigns The blog claimed there should be compulsory sterilisation A Medway councillor has resigned after claiming on his website that there should be compulsory sterilisation for parents on benefits. John Ward prompted comparisons with the Nazis after

Posted in BBQ, Censorship, Idiocracy, Politricks