Musings From The Padded Cell

Archives for April 2017

Welcome To Bradford.

“Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.” Groucho Marx In 2015 I wrote an article that upset the poor little local Labour Party.

Free School – For Who?

“The old emphasis upon superficial differences that separate peoples must give way to education for citizenship in the human community.” Norman Cousins A bit deep that one to start with but you might get my drift…read on…

It’s Wagyu Sir!

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.” John F. Kennedy More murky goings on at City Hall last week with two stories in the local rag on the same day which tended to suggest a lack of coherent policy from […]

The Golden Age Of The Idiot.

“Stay away from dumb, gentlemen.” Coach Eric Taylor from the fictional Friday Night Lights. Conclusive proof – were it ever needed – that Hapless Hinchcliffe and the Crony Gang are readers of Idlelord.