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I'm Not Paranoid

Monday 1st May 2017 23:52

According to my dictionary paranoid means you are “feeling extremely nervous and worried because you believe other people do not like you or are trying to harm you.”

I have to confess I’m long past the stage where I care if people like me or not ...................

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A Tale Of Two Patients

Sunday 16th April 2017 17:02

One ambulance shift, two totally different patients. Posted without comment, you form your own opinions

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Terrorism and Religion

Thursday 23rd March 2017 17:11

There is a well know saying which says “one man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter.” This causes some real problems for politicians ...........

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RIP 2016

Tuesday 27th December 2016 21:13

Well, what a depressing year 2016 has been for deaths of the famous, at times a big name seems to have passed, almost, on a daily basis.

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Bad Politics

Thursday 20th October 2016 12:43

Politics has changed for the worse, as Old Moaner casts his political eye both sides of the pond.

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Happy Days

Friday 24th June 2016 20:00

It’s been a long but joyous night, a night I’ve waited over 40 years to see and the reason I've been walking round with a broad grin on my face all day.

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Eur-no Thank You

Friday 10th June 2016 15:14

Brace yourself for a few weeks of boring football .....

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Bank Holidays

Friday 27th May 2016 17:08

Well this weekend sees yet another Bank Holiday – am I alone in despising them, almost as much as I despise caravans? It was way back in 1871 that Bank Holidays were first introduced in the UK .....

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The Devil's Chariot

Wednesday 25th May 2016 15:16

The other day I was happily driving along the motorway when the matrix signs flashed up “SLOW – INCIDENT AHEAD” then “LANE CLOSURE AHEAD”, followed by the frustrating delay as traffic filtered across to the remaining open lanes, the frustration growing deeper ...........

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What's Wrong With Tax Havens?

Sunday 10th April 2016 08:23

Am I the only one getting sick to the back teeth hearing people whinging about tax havens?

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Worthless Paper

Monday 22nd February 2016 13:17

Not since Neville Chamberlin returned from Munich declaring “Peace in Our Time” has a UK Prime Minister returned from Europe with such a worthless piece of paper.

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Post-Paris Attack Thoughts

Monday 16th November 2015 15:17

Looking at the impact of Friday's attacks in Paris.

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(Anti) Social Media

Wednesday 14th October 2015 15:47

Is Social Media becoming Anti Social Media due to the amoubnt of spam.

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Fuel Rip Off

Monday 20th July 2015 13:52

Why is fuel over taxed in the UK and why the ridiculous pricing for a litre of fuel?

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I Hate Shopping

Wednesday 6th May 2015 12:10

Why is shopping such a painful experience and supermarket shopping is the worst of all.

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Election Mass Debating

Thursday 2nd April 2015 07:44

Don't want to waste two hours of your life watching the Election Debate?

Well here is a quick guide to avoid wasting those precious hours.

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Christmas

Monday 16th December 2013 17:44

"Christmas comes but once a year.”

So goes the old saying, to be perfectly frank I would be happy if it only came once a decade.

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First Blog

Monday 2nd December 2013 14:32

Hello and welcome to the Old Moaner.

Yes I am old and I’m always being told I’m a moaner so, I thought, why not share my moans with a wider audience?

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