December 2nd, 2012

Quote of the Day

Shami Chakrabarti puts the case for liberty against Leveson…

“The Prime Minister is right to be concerned about any Government-appointed body ‘supervising’ the independent regulator. That would bring about the danger of political control by the back door. It is unnecessary and must be resisted. Furthermore, the report contains a last-ditch alternative of compulsory statutory regulation, should the press be unwilling to implement his proposed scheme. Again, the Prime Minister is right to reject this unacceptable plan B, which Liberty would be unable to support.”


24 Comments

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    I don't want to share the same air and the Edinburgh dogshite says:

    Sham!

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  2. 2
    Mrs Crewe says:

    I am increasingly disturbed with the patent self-interest of spoilt celebrities demanding a censored press. We already have legislation to protect our privacy, if they want to harangue anyone they should be looking at the Police who were hand in glove with the papers and failed to investigate or ask the cps to prosecute.
    I also find it very disturbing but not surprising that the leader of the major socialist party wants to have govt controlled press.

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  3. 3
    WTF says:

    Haven’t heard of her much since the allegations about her role in the London School of Economics taking money from the Gaddafi regime.

    Glad to see her back standing up for freedom and rights.

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  4. 5
    steve smith says:

    God she pisses on my chip’s can’t stand the Twat

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  5. 7
    Julian The Wonderhorse says:

    Well she won’t be invited onto Question Time again

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  6. 8
    Sir henry birkin says:

    I would pork her

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    Blowing Whistles says:

    This little shammy leather has the hide of a rhino and a very Privy Council ‘shyster’ she is too. Always squealing or pipsqueaking [e.g. QT] should that be; about; ‘uman bloody rights …

    She an ‘expert’ alright – an expert at prevarication, evasion, delay and obfuscation.

    There is no public confidence left in liberty [nice name that 'implies' so much] it don’t practice what it says on the tin.

    Take you veil or should that be vile shroud off Shammy leather.

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      I wouldnt chuck either out of bed on a cold night says:

      Shami is a hindu, so not a veil wearer.

      Baggsie first go, no sloppy seconds!

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      Lord Mantlepiece (Hartlepool) says:

      Plus she stands up for your rights too! That’s a waste in your case though.

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    Sir henry birkin says:

    I would still pork her

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  10. 15
    You try and teach 'em, what thanks do you get? None! exactly. Wish I hadn't bothered. says:

    Ha!

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  11. 16
    Taking Liberties says:

    The clue is in the name. SHAM!

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    Samizdat says:


    I myself create it,
    edit it,
    censor it,
    publish it,
    distribute it, and …
    get imprisoned for it.”

    Is this the dawn of the UKSSR?

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    Superman says:

    Far better to have government contols as governments can lose power than criminal media moguls(Maxwell , Black, Murdoch to name but 3).Honest reporting has no problems. Its the dishonest and criminal that MUST be sorted.

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Rob Colvile reviews Russell Brand’s new book:

“Oddly, the person I feel sorriest for isn’t Brand himself – although he certainly comes across as a rather pitiable figure, projecting his own brokenness on to the world around him – but Johann Hari. Drummed out of Fleet Street for plagiarism, the former Independent columnist has washed up as “my mate Johann, who’s been doing research for this book”. For a genuinely talented polemicist, it would have been a humbling experience to have to treat this sub-undergraduate dross as the scintillating wisdom of a philosopher-king.”



Mycroft says:

Have you read the last bit of Animal Farm?

You know where the animals are looking through the Farmhouse window?

My TV screen was that window at lunch-time today.

Be careful, the sudden self-congratulatory tone, the slightly pudgy outline of indulgence and you become exactly what you should despise.

The jolly face of the Quisling Cameron poses for your camera has mesmerised and deceived you, you who were once not so deceived.

You were no firebrand, you were a damp squib in my opinion, sorry.

You need a damned good kick up the ahse!


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