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SHEDNOTES 72: Why Straw proved to be made of straw

The Shed thought Ian Jack, Guardian, was quite good on Jack Straw and Malcolm Rifkind, in his column on 28.2.2015. In his experience, he said, both of them were the kind of politician who was desperate to be liked all … Continue reading

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Enjoyed another of John Rentoul’s analyses of the art of hackery, Sunday Inde, 1.9.13. He explained: “I collect headlines in the form of questions to which the author or publisher implies that the answer is Yes when anyone with any … Continue reading

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