Archive for the ‘ken livingstone’ Category

annie lennox and bianca jagger lead protests in london

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

it was like the 80s all over again. and the third culture club album with the track ‘war war stupid and people stupid.’

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boris johnson new mayor of london of turkish heritage

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

boris johnson, a journalist, becomes the first conservative mayor of london in 30 years. according to wikipedia, boris can trace some of his roots on his paternal side back to the ottoman empire. but we all know how accurate wikipedia is.

tory party gains 200 seats in uk

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

they are calling it black monday for the labour, as the party has lost more than 200 seats and has come in an embarassing third place. it was labour’s worst showing in 40 years and this evening, we’ll find out whether or not boris johnson, a member of the tory party, becomes the new mayor of london, replacing ken livingstone. david cameron, the head of the conservative party who is barely 40 years old, was once nagged by the media, a bit like u.s. presidential candidate barack obama, regarding his so-called inexperience.