Coalition govt ...
Really looking forward to the Con/Dem pact. ... 9 May 2010 04:40
Liverpool politics is like religion
People in Liverpool identify with a political party like they do with a particular faith. They vote Labour because that is what they have always done. It's what their parents and granparents always did, and political affiliation has been handed down. Politics or policy is irrelevant, 70% of Liverpool Labour... 9 May 2010 07:52
Why do people scoff at City?
Or why is there the perception that they're "illegitimate" and "don't have history" but players are apparently fine being linked to Chelsea or Chelsea are treated as a proper elite club within the football media? I say this due to this Buffon quote: "The best players in the world want to be playing for the top t... 10 May 2010 15:30
Borrell shocked by state of Academy
from the BBC **************************************************************** Liverpool youth coach Rodolfo Borrell has revealed how surprised he was by the poor quality of the club's academy when he arrived at the club in 2009. Borrell, who came with Jose Segura from Barcelona, believes it could take anoth... 6 May 2010 03:09
Okay, I lied ...
.... That wasn't my one and only political thread. Here's another - probably my last. Vote Conservative if: You are a higher rate tax payer Don't care about the NHS Don't care about public services Like the idea of being governed by an old Etonian who literally doesn't understand anyone who isn't pos... 6 May 2010 18:48
Europa League final
At one point today I thought that we were braced for a joke of a final ... with a "tiny" ( minnow / outsider ) team reaching the final. Didn't happen , though. Atletico Madrid knocked out the little joke of a team & will now face the mighty Fulham. Nil satis nisi optimum. ... 29 Apr 2010 18:10
I know it's Daily Mail but...
.....why are we being linked with a defensive midfielder? It'd be nice if we weren't even LINKED with *any* centerbacks or central midfielders this off-season. What do we need more for? http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-1269727/Manchester-United-weighing-17m-Lassana-Diarra.html ... 29 Apr 2010 13:37
half filled anfield in complete silence even at 2-0
On 19 Apr, 20:39, "The Magician" <su...(a)wigan.com> wrote: what has happened to this once great club ? :D Oslo and John Lennon airports are shut. -- Where there is discord, may we bring harmony. Where there is error, may we bring truth. Where there is doubt, may we bring faith. And where there is despai... 20 Apr 2010 17:19
Pope, great news ...
Just got my copy of Philip Pullman's', 'The good man jesus and the scoundrel christ', got a couple of books to finish first but that's going to be a highlight. He's in the Guardian this morning as saying 'I hope the catholic church vanishes completely.' Haven't read the article yet but it sounds interesting.... 20 Apr 2010 17:20
Inter v Barcelona Sithcast
Darth Simian used his keyboard to write : Xavi 2 - 3 I have foreseen it. I bet 1-1 @ 9/2and Ibrahimovic to score first @ 5/1 Based on the old malarkey that players score against their former clubs. -- Count Baldoni In hoc signo vinces ... 23 Apr 2010 22:14