Mop

active 1 year, 7 months ago
  • Blandford fly?

  • Only ask as I’ve not been stung by one before but something stung me twice on the base of my neck while I was driving home this morning and it bastarding hurts! I didn’t see it as when I felt it, I swatted it away-now have a big red swelling and two red marks inside it. the whole of my neck and the top of my shoulder on that side hurts.

  • Mop replied to the topic We are in a Pre-facist era… in the forum Banter 1 year, 7 months ago

    Well you’re right of course, but I don’t think people are saying we (in the UK) are living in a fascist state – they are saying we are currently moving in the wrong direction.

    Not in the stuff that matters. The mass of people’s attitudes are still progressive, just look at Manchester’s response to the bombing. In the legislature we have had…[Read more]

  • Mop replied to the topic We are in a Pre-facist era… in the forum Banter 1 year, 7 months ago

    Get a sense of perspective. People in the UK aren’t being assassinated or disappeared in the night for having the ‘wrong’ sort of politics. In the 80’s it was fairly common to see skinheads with Nazi tattoos, not anymore, they’d be laughed off the streets. As a country we’re still broadly progressive, The Equalities Act only became law in 2015;…[Read more]