Fourteen years after Shearer embarrassed Germany…

...they get the last laugh. In Euro 2000 Germany finished bottom of the their group after defeat by England, they took that as an insult and while we're still stuck with Shearer they are holding aloft the ultimate trophy ...read this Blog post →

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The Stephen Fry guide to hypocrisy and…

...irony. So the dear old luvvie is in full whinging, setting the world to rights, mode again. But while frothing at the mouth over teh Daily mail's past he doesn't seem to mention that of his beloved B.B.C. ...read this Blog post →

It’s not ageism that’s seen the BBC bin Hugh Porter…

...it's finally some good sense from the corporation. The corporation should have been more honest about Hugh Porter's absence from the Track Cycling World Championships but would he'd have found that much harder to stomach the truth. ...read this Blog post →

DIY Cartoon Kit: Just send 200 guineas and…

...three blank cheques to this address. Bob Godfrey, animator of a number of classic British kids cartoons along with some more adult oriented animated films has died aged 91. ...read this Blog post →

The League Cup final shows why pundits are…

...dead. How many ex-professional players who are now media pundits confidently stated the League Cup final would be between Chelsea and Villa? How many are ever right and why do we really need them? ...read this Blog post →

How could you vote for anyone but…

...Wiggo? Bradley Wiggins' share of the Sports Personality of the Year vote didn't quite match Mark Cavendish's when he won the award last but then Mark didn't have Olympic gold medal winners to compete with. ...read this Blog post →

The BBC revenge mission didn’t quite go…

...as planned. In fact it probably couldn't have gone worse for them. Revenge, for that's what the Newsnight “investigation” they actually showed was. ...read this Blog post →

I don’t know why the BBC bother with Spurs’…

...League Cup game. I reluctantly tuned into BBC 5Live last night for the away trip to Carlisle in the League Cup, no sponsors here without some readies stumped up, it was the only option. ...read this Blog post →