Tag Archives: UKIP

To be insulted by these fascists

    ‘From now on, I’m really going to speak my mind!’ declared Nigel Farage earlier today. In the long run this might be considered good news, given that it presumably means that from now on Mr Farage is going … Continue reading

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Dirty old mac

At the beginning of Edmund Spenser’s sixteenth-century allegorical masterpiece The Faerie Queene, a knight gets lost in a dark forest. He’s a knight errant, and he has erred – see, I told you it was allegorical – so it’s no … Continue reading

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Pig ignorant

Amid the flatulent gusts of racism, homophobia and sciolistic Little-Englander wretchedness predictably stinking out the vox-pop interviews in The Guardian’s latest piece about the forthcoming Newark by-election, I was interested to note a particularly gaseous eructation issuing from the gastro-oesophageal … Continue reading

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Laughing at Nigel

I’m not a politician. I’m nobody in particular. I’m just an actor and a writer, and I’m under no illusion that my opinions carry any more weight than anybody else’s. I do, however, cling to the naïve belief that my … Continue reading

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