June 2nd, 2014

Islam & Co Show No Go

Adam Boulton’s replacement as Sky News pol ed is Faisal Islam, formerly the Channel 4 News Economics reporter. Faisal will not be doing a re-branded ‘Boulton & Co’ lunchtime political chat, as the name is being dropped.

Bosses were worried that the “Islam & Co” show might confuse viewers…


87 Comments

  1. 1
    Taxfodder says:

    You could not make it up…..

    Liked by 1 person

  2. 2
    The Human Centipede that crawls around Westminster says:

    Jesus wept is there no getting away from Channel4 beeboids

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  3. 3
    Tory Bare! says:

    Oh I don’t know…

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  4. 4
    Keith Vaz says:

    It’s called a successful invasion, get used to it whitey, it’s not your country any more.

    Liked by 1 person

    • 12
      Hutcho says:

      Er what? Man on telly programme moves to another telly programme – how is that an invasion?

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      • 20
        Imam Abu Murdoch says:

        Allahu Akbar!

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        • 76

          “First they hired the TV presenters from other channels .

          But we were not TV presenters so we said nothing …..”

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        • 79
          Funambulist says:

          What could possibly be wrong with calling a news programme ISLAM & CO?

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          • Fatso Salmon says:

            The really good jape, is that when the Scots vote “YES!” As a new Country for United Nations’ purposes, they’re going to have to sign up to take almost unlimited emergency numbers of asylum seekers. Imagine Salmond to his Deputy, “where we going to put them, our people don’t do dusky coloured maidens or fuzzy wuzzies who don’t like it up em. Any ideas? Aye Chief we could beam them across to Finland. They’ll think they’re a new strain of Moose. Take years before they realise they been had. Right Jimmy, do it. Blame the Conservatives, it’ll take years before they do anything about it.

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  5. 6
    Salmond says:

    no wonder the scots want out

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  6. 8
    Glyn H says:

    The simple solution I follow is not to have a TV; thus all these names are alien, thank The Lord, were there such a thing.

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  7. 9
    Nigel Farage says:

    Well why are you so pro- immigration then!?

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  8. 10
    Nigel Farage says:

    Salmon!!

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    • 78

      Bcause Nigel as you know Salmon(d) swim upstream — which is bad enough when I m trying to get to Inverness without the additional drag of all these freaking illegals swimming down from Scapa Flow !!

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  9. 11
    Saif Abu Bakar says:

    Great to see Amjad Bashir, halal restaurant owner, elected as a UKIP MEP for the Northwest

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    • 15
      Mr Farage says:

      Yes indeed I concur and so what if his business hired a couple of illegals. I’m sick and tired of all these Europeans and there rights. We wouldn’t have to hire so many damn illegals if we could hire the natives on the same conditions. Pay Peanuts get illegals when what I want is a nice native to do my Laundry for less that fuck all an hour…

      Down with Workers rights, unions and Europe!!!

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  10. 14
    Anon still Voting for UKIP ORG says:

    Even more reason to keep away from the ever increasingly
    slanted Sky News which is something the Biased Broad-
    -Casting Company aka BBC are very pleased with, now
    they are no longer the lone flag carriers for their Guardianista’s
    House Rag……

    Vote UK & take OUR country back from them !!

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    • 21
      Saif Abu Bakar says:

      So UKIP will quit the EU and then also – they haven’t mentioned this – seize control of the media?

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  11. 16

    Oi, why did you remove my posting ? Just because I prefer to watch white boys on English television.

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  12. 18
    Bill O'Reilly says:

    Naughty, Guido, naughty

    Next thing is to recommend Sky changes its name to Fox News

    That will fox the public…

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  13. 23
    The Human Centipede that crawls around Westminster says:

    Lefties reporting only the news they want to report followed by hours of lefties analysing and interpreting that same news is no longer news.
    It is propaganda.

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  14. 24
    MI6 says:

    Save Soldier Chilcot

    We fear he will be Kellied….

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  15. 25
    Plod says:

    Where are Rebecca and Andy?

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  16. 28
    Nigel Farage says:

    Time to stop pussyfooting around…send the gunboats in !!

    Zimbabwe white farmers must fight or flee

    Thousands of Zimbabwe’s white farmers must decide by midnight tonight whether to fight President Robert Mugabe’s government and risk jail or to flee lands they have farmed for generations.
    Bringing his programme to reclaim land occupied by white settlers up to 112 years ago to a crescendo, Mugabe has given nearly 3,000 of the country’s 4,500 white farmers a Thursday deadline to hand over their land for occupation by blacks.
    Under a land seizure law, a farmer who defies an eviction order faces a fine and up to two years in prison.
    The farmers are the first major group to face eviction since Mugabe launched his drive to compulsorily acquire white-owned farms for black resettlement two years ago.

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    • 31
      Shooty* says:

      And your point is?

      That’s not racist. You can’t be racist to horrible stale pale white people.

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    • 36
      Diana Abbott says:

      Plant some tin of beans and a few KFC bones abowt da place the bruddas have de farm runnin in no time.

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    • 45
      táxpáyér says:

      “Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances which permit this norm to be exceeded — here and there, now and then — are the work of an extremely small minority, frequently despised, often condemned, and almost always opposed by all right-thinking people. Whenever this tiny minority is kept from creating, or (as sometimes happens) is driven out of a society, the people then slip back into abject poverty.

      This is known as “bad luck.”

      Robert Heinlein.

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      • 72
        Conrad says:

        Bad luck for the blacks of Zimbabwe and South Africa then. Still they can always migrate to the UK and fuck it up too.

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    • 58
      M­a­­q­bo­­ul says:

      Apartheid. Shouldn’t be allowed.

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    • 67
      cured lefty says:

      So lee grasper declares blacks can’t be racist ……utter fuckwit
      why don’t you nip over and ask a tutsi or huttu what constitutes racism

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  17. 29
    Sue says:

    I think they’re making a huge mistake

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  18. 33

    Somehow I knew this would bring the best out of you people.

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    • 48
      Tony Blair says:

      Tony Blair

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    • 50
      New Labour Tony Blair New Labour Tony Blair New Labour Tony Blair says:

      There’s something about Islamics and brown people that just makes me want to vote for us to bomb them.

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    • 59
      Jammy says:

      Somehow I just knew this would bring out the worst of the blog’s sententious prat.

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  19. 34
    Booger Wonderland says:

    Why am I receiving adverts for Atlantis Gay Cruises on this site?

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  20. 35
    Don Toni Blair says:

    Give us a bung

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  21. 38
    Mycroft says:

    If he’s a rubbish presenter and I say so will I be labelled an Islamophobe?

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  22. 40
    Kate's bum says:

    Peekaboo

    Put me on Sky and your ratings will break all records

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  23. 46
    Ebagum (A backward Mugabe) says:

    Where is Ian Smith when you need him?

    Rhodesia for the Rhodesians.

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  24. 54
    Spoonface Cameron says:

    Breaking news

    I will be embracing Vlad in France on Friday

    I am a statesman

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  25. 55

    Vote UKIP :-D

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  26. 56
    John Tandy says:

    Good decision…..

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  27. 60
    Anti- Zemite Persia says:

    Time to challenge the anti-semitism that prevails in the so called religion of peace.

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  28. 63
    Flaming Torches R Us says:

    There have been more and more comments on this forum pointing out that Sky news has been moving inexorably leftwards for the past couple of years and their “presenters” – read autocue readers – have become much bolder in showing their lefty bias. Shame as it used to be quite good, but I suppose all things come to an end.

    This latest appointment confirms this trend. I think I’ll have to go back to Aljazeera.

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  29. 64
    Thinking outside the box. says:

    Faisal & Co.

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  30. 65
    Shemale Noko's Magic show says:

    Faisal & Co. No one on first name terms?

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    • 71
      Rolo Tomassi says:

      When did we change the terminology from Christian name to first name?

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      • 87
        The archbishop of cuntyballsry says:

        Around the same time we stopped believing in judgemental monkeys in the sky?

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  31. 69
    George Galloway : The Communist who profits from a capitalist system. says:

    I will be outraged on Islam’s behalf. Murdoch is forever undermining muslims. I will continue to follow the profits! Oops prophets!

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  32. 73
    melvin says:

    Faisal Islam was one of the very few people on C4 news who was clear, intelligent and worth listening to. No point in watching it any more, especially as that dinosaur Jon Snow descends in drooling dementia.

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  33. 83
    The Sod says:

    Another channel gone ethnic. Will be RT form now on.

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  34. 84
    Anonymous says:

    See Ch4 News this evening. Snow is a rampant racist.

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  35. 86

    Wow – (Faisal) F. Islam !!
    Oh Dear. It’s akin to someone being named Roman Catholic or Jehovah Witness or Christian Christianity. What level of lunacy does one have to be or follow to name oneself after a theorised doctrine that someone has clearly just made up and then professed it come from higher up, especially that one that promotes violence. Smacks of the Scientology freaks or the Mormons.

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