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11th September 2013: The world's gone mad and I'm the only one who knows
30th August 2013: Isn't sarcasm a wonderful thing?
25th August 2013: Operation Yewtree has turned British justice on its head
13th August 2013: Black is white. Fact. End of.
11th August 2013: Why 'human rights' is nothing of the sort ...
11th August 2013: Electric cars, not as green as they're painted?
6th August 2013: How the British nation treats its friends ...
8th July 2013: The BBC biased? How can that be? They're so NICE!
26th June 2013: Think this country is a bastion of freedom and justice and a shining model for the world? Think again.
18th June 2013: Wrinklies unite, you have nothing to lose but your walking frames!
17th June 2013: is the end finally approaching for this evil woman?
31st May 2013: Now it's official - the BBC really is a left-wing propaganda machine
31st May 2013: Those evil bastards are at it again. Yes, you've guessed it - social services!
27th May 2013: Well-known TV presenter talks sense. No good will come of it.
24th May 2013: British justice is best? Only for the very poor, apparently ...
17th May 2013: Some actual FACTS about climate change (for a change) from actual scientists ...
10th May 2013: An article about that poison gas, carbon dioxide, and other scientific facts (not) ...
10th May 2013: We need to see past the sex and look at the crimes: is justice being served?
8th May 2013: So, who would you trust to treat your haemorrhoids, Theresa May?
8th May 2013: Why should citizens in the 21st Century fear the law so much?
30th April 2013: What the GOS says today, the rest of the world realises tomorrow ...
30th April 2013: You couldn't make it up, could you? Luckily you don't need to ...
29th April 2013: a vote for NONE OF THE ABOVE, because THE ABOVE are crap ...
28th April 2013: what goes around, comes around?
19th April 2013: everyone's a victim these days ...
10th April 2013: Thatcher is dead; long live Thatcher!
8th April 2013: Poor people are such a nuisance. Just give them loads of money and they'll go away ...
26th March 2013: Censorship is alive and well and coming for you ...
25th March 2013: Just do your job properly, is that too much to ask?
25th March 2013: So, what do you think caused your heterosexuality?
20th March 2013: Feminists - puritans, hypocrites or just plain stupid?
18th March 2013: How Nazi Germany paved the way for modern governance?
13th March 2013: Time we all grew up and lived in the real world ...
12th March 2013: Hindenburg crash mystery solved? - don't you believe it!
6th March 2013: Is this the real GOS?
5th March 2013: All that's wrong with taxes
25th February 2013: The self-seeking MP who is trying to bring Britain down ...
24th February 2013: Why can't newspapers just tell the truth?
22nd February 2013: Trial by jury - a radical proposal
13th February 2013: A little verse for two very old people ...
6th February 2013: It's not us after all, it's worms
6th February 2013: Now here's a powerful argument FOR gay marriage ...
4th February 2013: There's no such thing as equality because we're not all the same ...
28th January 2013: Global Warming isn't over - IT'S HIDING!
25th January 2013: Global Warmers: mad, bad and dangerous to know ...
25th January 2013: Bullying ego-trippers, not animal lovers ...
19th January 2013: We STILL haven't got our heads straight about gays ...
16th January 2013: Bullying ego-trippers, not animal lovers ...
11th January 2013: What it's like being English ...
7th January 2013: Bleat, bleat, if it saves the life of just one child ...
7th January 2013: How best to put it? 'Up yours, Argentina'?
7th January 2013: Chucking even more of other people's money around ...
6th January 2013: Chucking other people's money around ...
30th December 2012: The BBC is just crap, basically ...
30th December 2012: We mourn the passing of a genuine Grumpy Old Sod ...
30th December 2012: How an official body sets out to ruin Christmas ...
16th December 2012: Why should we pardon Alan Turing when he did nothing wrong?
15th December 2012: When will social workers face up to their REAL responsibility?
15th December 2012: Unfair trading by a firm in Bognor Regis ...
14th December 2012: Now the company that sells your data is pretending to act as watchdog ...
7th December 2012: There's a war between cars and bikes, apparently, and  most of us never noticed!
26th November 2012: The bottom line - social workers are just plain stupid ...
20th November 2012: So, David Eyke was right all along, then?
15th November 2012: MPs don't mind dishing it out, but when it's them in the firing line ...
14th November 2012: The BBC has a policy, it seems, about which truths it wants to tell ...
12th November 2012: Big Brother, coming to a school near you ...
9th November 2012: Yet another celebrity who thinks, like Jimmy Saville, that he can behave just as he likes because he's famous ...
5th November 2012: Whose roads are they, anyway? After all, we paid for them ...
7th May 2012: How politicians could end droughts at a stroke if they chose ...
6th May 2012: The BBC, still determined to keep us in a fog of ignorance ...
2nd May 2012: A sense of proportion lacking?
24th April 2012: Told you so, told you so, told you so ...
15th April 2012: Aah, sweet ickle polar bears in danger, aah ...
15th April 2012: An open letter to Anglian Water ...
30th March 2012: Now they want to cure us if we don't believe their lies ...
28th February 2012: Just how useful is a degree? Not very.
27th February 2012: ... so many ways to die ...
15th February 2012: DO go to Jamaica because you definitely WON'T get murdered with a machete. Ms Fox says so ...
31st January 2012: We don't make anything any more
27th January 2012: There's always a word for it, they say, and if there isn't we'll invent one
26th January 2012: Literary criticism on GOS? How posh!
12th December 2011: Plain speaking by a scientist about the global warming fraud
9th December 2011: Who trusts scientists? Apart from the BBC, of course?
7th December 2011: All in all, not a good week for British justice ...
9th November 2011: Well what d'you know, the law really IS a bit of an ass ...

 

 
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One of the reasons we have been posting less frequently on this website is that others are doing our job for us, often rather better than we can. On a number of our favourite issues – global warming, the Family Court system and social service abuse of it and so on – the mainstream media have swung sharply to our point of view. Well, not the Guardian, obviously, but you'd hardly expect it to, would you?
 
Here is Rod Liddle writing in the Sunday Times about another of the bees in our grumpy bonnet, the deeply biased and Guardianista propagandist BBC ...

 

 
The BBC has been accused of endemic political bias again – this time by one of its own executives in a study it commissioned itself. As a consequence, it has commended itself for its brilliance, honesty and impartiality. Times change, but the BBC never does.
 
Helen Boaden was the executive, a former head of news, now in charge of radio. Of course, Boaden was speaking in the past tense: the BBC “had a seep liberal bias on immigration”, she told the former ITV chief Stuart Prebble's inquiry. Back in 2004 it was biased, she reckoned.
 
This is the thing with BBC executives – they always admit to bias in the past and stoutly deny that it still happens. The last-but-one-director-general (if you're keeping count), Mark Thompson, said the same sort of thing – the BBC has been biased against those who wished Britain not to join the euro, but not any more. Tell me: how many BBC documentaries have you seen in the last nine years that have been mildly critical of our immigration policies and the problems these have occasioned the indigenous population? That'll be a nice round number, then.
 
The BBC today is even more politically correct than it was in the days to which Boaden referred. Do you think, or example, that UKIP gets a fair crack of the whip? The party is featured less often than in 2007. Its politicians are interviewed as if they were xenophobic loons who've arrived her via teleporter from 1952.
 
What about the BBC's coverage of the wonderful Arab spring? Short of wearing beards and shouting “Allahu akbar”, could its reports have been more partisan? The jihadists had to shoot an awful lot of Christians and eat the occasional soldier before the reporters stopped calling it a jubilant Arab spring.
 
Prebble concluded that the BBC had shown bias on immigration and our membership of the European Union, and advised that the corporation's producers should “challenge their own assumptions” - a stern injunction, as you'll agree. I can see them now, sitting around a table, challenging their assumptions.
 
The point is that they do not think of it as liberal bias. They think of it as niceness and decency; lovely, middle-class people who think the world should be like it is in Balamory. The equations are laughably simplistic: Assad and Mubarak and Gadaffi were absolutely horrid – so we should be on the side of those fighting them. Immigrants are absolutely terrific people who've had a really rotten time of it, so we should give them all support.
 
You will hear this naivety on pretty much every BBC news channel. Someone from a charity or pressure group will be interviewed, demanding that the government do something. Usually it's a demand to spend more money. They will be treated as if they were unchallengeable arbiters of truth and the minister who is resisting the demand is a heartless fascist.
 
Someone did a study, many years ago, of the BBC's approach to charities and pressure groups and concluded that if the government acceded to every demand, we would need the GDP of five USAs. I would pay double my licence fee to hear some pious, whining and self-interested third-sector panjandrum given a good kicking by John Humphreys or Justin Webb. But it tends not to happen, doesn't it?
 
Anyway, David Liddiment, a member of the BBC Trust, greeted the Prebble report by saying that he was delighted the corporation had been sort of exonerated. So, Mr.Prebble – that was £175,000 of licence payers' money well spent, then. Huh?
 

 
The GOS says: Seems an odd thing, doesn't it, to complain about liberal propaganda? But it's a real problem, and the reason is that propaganda from that particular sector of the political spectrum is deeply insidious. When Nick Griffin or Len McCluskey try to win us over, we don't have any trouble resisting, do we, because we know they're self-interested polemicists?
 
But the BBC, now ... you can't help believing everything Kate Humble or David Attenborough tell you about global warming, mass species extinctions, the destruction of the ice-caps and the heat death of the universe because ... well, it must be true, mustn't it ... they're so nice?
 

 
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