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Generally speaking, I am opposed to capital punishment (or should it be Capital punishment or even Capital Punishment?), but when it comes to cancer, I’m quite happy to make an exception. Look, I hated Margaret Thatcher,...

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96 today

Mel Brooks is 96 today. If you don’t know who he is, do a quick Google, get on You Tube. He’s one of the funniest people in history. He gave us The Producers, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein and so much more. Can...

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Haters gonna hate

There’s something very sad about the criticism of Paul McCartney’s performance on Saturday night at Glastonbury. Social media is full of it – or should I say full of shit? – to the extent that Macca was...

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If you were wondering whether or not you were ‘woke’, then the Daily Hate Mail can explain. Here’s what it says: So, if you discuss your feelings with colleagues, don’t have a fried breakfast and are...

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Billie, don’t be a hero

I really didn’t get Billie Eilish at Glastonbury last night. I didn’t know any of the songs and could barely see her, peering as she was through the perpetual gloom of the Pyramid stage. Not for me, I’m afraid,...

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Homeopathy = Quackery

Today’s big news, from a newly published report in Australia, is that homeopathy doesn’t work. Who’d have known? Adding minute amounts of illness-causing substances to water does not work and there is strong...