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Wolves boss Stale Solbakken close to the sack

The former boss of West Midlands rivals Aston Villa and Birmingham, Alex McLeish, is in the running to take over.

That'll go down well at Molineux.

After that McLeish fancies the West Brom job.

written by Simon Saunders, 03 December 2012
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Olly Murs tops both the UK singles and album music charts

He beat off competition from Bruno Mars, Ke$ha and Alicia Keys.

And they say the charts mean nothing.

written by Simon Saunders, 03 December 2012
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Newly French Joey Barton wants to stay at Marseille

He claims he can't come back to England because he's completely forgotten how to speak English since he learned French.

Missing you already.

written by Simon Saunders, 30 November 2012
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The Catholic diocese of Milan increases specially trained exorcism priests from 6 to 12

If anyone requires the exorcism service they can call a newly set up hotline that's been established to deal with an increasing volume of calls.

It's an easy number to remember, just dial 666.

written by Simon Saunders, 30 November 2012
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David Cameron has "serious concerns" over statutory regulation of the British press

A cynic could say that Cameron would think that and he wouldn't want to annoy the press as it may have an effect on his parties chances of winning the next election. Is he playing politics?

Never.

written by Simon Saunders, 29 November 2012
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Lindsay Lohan facing more police charges

No she hasn't taken more jewellery without consent.

This time she's been arrested for crimes against acting following her portrayal as Elizabeth Taylor in 'Liz and Dick' which premiered on Sunday.

written by Simon Saunders, 29 November 2012
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Mayor of London Boris Johnson in India promoting business links with the capital

Some media outlets reckon BoJo is using the trip to promote himself on the world stage in preparation for a bid to be PM.

Why bother?

These same outlets have been doing it for him for 2 years.

written by Simon Saunders, 29 November 2012
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The always caring David Cameron takes time out of his busy schedule to visit victims of UK floods

As if the poor buggers haven't suffered enough.

One woman commented, "Well, at least it wasn't that George Osborne."

written by Simon Saunders, 27 November 2012
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Mad Rotherham council remove 3 "non indigenous white British" foster kids from the care of UKIP couple

Citing UKIP's immigration policy as the reason. They say it's racist & have also insinuated the couple are racist too. Why would they foster 3 "non indigenous white British" kids if they were racist?

written by Simon Saunders, 27 November 2012
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European parliament sprayed with milk by angry farmers as they protest for a 25% increase in their prices

They want the rise to cover their costs following a fall in dairy prices. MEP's have accused them of trying to milk the system.

They should know. They've been at it for years.

written by Simon Saunders, 27 November 2012
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Beckham to leave LA Galaxy. Zlatan Ibrahimovic urges him to join PSG if he wants more trophies

Beckham's been linked with a move to QPR. Pundits reckon he's keen to add to his collection of English footy honours with a League Cup medal as he's never won one.

Or a Premier League wooden spoon.

written by Simon Saunders, 26 November 2012
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Mark Carney, current head of Canada's central bank appointed next governor of the Bank of England by George Osborne

He'll serve 5 years on a £624K salary but no pension. Some wonder why he'd need a pension given his huge salary. If he's not got the nous to save for old age he probably shouldn't be running a bank.

written by Simon Saunders, 26 November 2012
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Cameron heaps praise on 'Tour de France' winner Bradley Wiggins

After having the concept of cycling explained to him and finding out who Bradley Wiggins is, our PM, clearly a cycling officiando, has declared himself "delighted" with Wiggins achievement.

Great.

written by Simon Saunders, 30 July 2012
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BBC reduces its star pay by £9.5 million in the financial year 2011-12.

It sounds like they've axed loads of highly paid stars until you realise that £6 million of the reduction was made by not renewing Jonathan Ross' contract.

written by Simon Saunders, 17 July 2012
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Grampian Police Investigate Theft Of Up to 400 Sheep.

Police are looking for a man who has been having trouble sleeping.

A spokesman added that they will not allow anyone to pull the wool over
their eyes during the investigation.

written by Simon Saunders, 10 July 2012
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Wonky mouthed Katie Holmes files for divorce from tiny Tom Cruise

Staying married looks like a real Mission Impossible for Cruise.

This is his third divorce and signals the end of his marriage trilogy.

written by Simon Saunders, 30 June 2012
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David Beckham could still compete at Olympics

Old "Golden Balls" is considering an offer to be part of GB's syncronised swimming team.

According to an insider he is training hard and has already ditched his armbands

written by Simon Saunders, 29 June 2012
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Barclay's Bank CEO to pay FSA fine out of his own pocket

Bob Diamond will stump up the whole £290 million himself.

He's a little bit short of the full amount but intends to sell his surname to cover the rest.

He'll now be known as just Bob.

written by Simon Saunders, 28 June 2012
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Barclay's Bob is not a diamond geezer

Barclay's CEO, Bob "100 Carat" Diamond, is facing calls to quit after his bank was caught trying to fiddle inter-bank interest rates.

Poor fella gave up his bonus as well.

Whip round anyone?

written by Simon Saunders, 28 June 2012
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Tony Blair keen on being Prime Minister again but acknowledges it's unlikely

Mr Blair is rumoured to have met with Peter Mandelson and Alistair (You Spin Me Right Round Baby) Campbell to discuss returning.

They plan on rebranding the party as Even Newer Old New Labour.

written by Simon Saunders, 28 June 2012
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1,500 litres of milk spilt on West Lothian motorway

The incident happened after a lorry overtuned following a crash with a van.

A man was taken to St. John's hospital in Livingston suffering from a pointless bout of crying.

written by Simon Saunders, 25 June 2012
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Martin McGuinness to shake hands with the Queen

Sinn Fein have denied rumours that Mr McGuinness is planning on wearing an electric shock hand buzzer as a way of giving the Queen an amusing little fright.

written by Simon Saunders, 23 June 2012
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Jimmy Carr and David Cameron to form comedy double act

They'll call themselves JC/DC and embark on a national tour (plus two shows in Jersey) later this year.

Critics reckon Cameron can give Carr a run for his money when it comes to amusing the nation.

written by Simon Saunders, 21 June 2012
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Steve McClaren supports England tactics at Euro 2012

He reckons England can win a tournament playing this way.

Expect a complete overhaul of England's tactics very soon after McClaren's endorsement.

written by Simon Saunders, 15 June 2012
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