Tag Archives: UKIP

Calais comes home: UKIP rejoice!

Foreign Ministries across Europe were today stunned by news that France will, with immediate effect, hand Calais back to the United Kingdom. This appears to be a response to the latest random outburst from UKIP MEP and professional bigot, Roger … Continue reading

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Kicking Clegg: guilty pleasure and unforeseen consequences

I wrote about the events of last Thursday for the Register yesterday. Or more precisely, they asked me to produce what seems now to be becoming a quinquennial tradition, in which Jane explains to the psephologically challenged how the electoral … Continue reading

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Would you credit it! The politics of spoof…

It’s been a bad week for UKIP, as an outbreak of social media spoofery has left many people puzzled and confused as to who genuinely speaks for the Party. But while the noble art of satire may have a long … Continue reading

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UKIP identity crisis

After UKIP started to receive bad publicity from racist and homophobic comments posted from what looked like official UKIP accounts on Twitter, party deputy leader Suzanne Evans took to Facebook to condemn these as spoof, and to accuse those who … Continue reading

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Virtual UKIP

Political pundits were yesterday radically revising downward their estimates of UKIP support following the dramatic discovery that one quarter of all online activity was the work of lone fantasist, Reginald Petulant. Posting from his squalid islington bedsit, and sustained only … Continue reading

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#ThingsThatAreNotRacist

Today is Black Friday – so named, apparently, because it is a day of unrelenting consumerism, when bargain hunters storm the shops in search of the instant deal. For me, though, it will go down as a dark day in … Continue reading

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UKIP? What UKIP?

I have been away. Or not so much away, as up to my eyes in work that remunerates, but is not much in the public eye. That is likely to be changing soon, at which point it will, i hope, … Continue reading

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