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Isn’t this a bit racist?

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Annoyingly (and bizarrely) I can’t find reference to the story I heard on BBC 5 Live on their website anywhere. Partly because the search facility on the BBC News website is complete crap.

Anyway… the story in question. Apparently there is talk about forcing through some kind of legislation to […]

Ashley Out! (t-shirts for sale)

Also available in white!

Well, that was a surprise. Not that Mike Ashley‘s stupid enough to sack a perfectly able manager, but the timing. I’d not put it past Ashley to do anything – the guy is a complete fuckwit. I guess he’s just proved to everyone, including the neutral press, what an utter […]

Greasing palms

We don't need no – advertisements!

Well, despite over 500 objections being listed on the council’s website Fat Mike Ashley has been given the go-ahead to drape adverts for his dodgy merchandise all over a landmark in Newcastle city centre – to whit, St James’ Park. I mentioned the story a few weeks […]

Hands off our stadium!

As it is and should remain

Thanks to the guys at for bringing this to my attention. And lots of other people judging by the comments on the planning department’s website.

What am I on about? Well, late last year the money-grabbing lunatics in charge of Newcastle United decided it would be […]

Toon! Toon! Basketball Army!

Hoop Heroes

Congratulations to the Newcastle Eagles who’ve taken the British Basketball League crown for the fourth time in fifth years.

Here’s looking forward to Newcastle United taking the Championship title tonight in the match against Plymouth Argyle.