Peter Reynolds

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Lord Young Talks Common Sense

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If I want to do something stupid like breaking my leg, that’s up to me.  It’s my life!

He was talking about the health & safety madness promoted and adored by jobsworth civil servants.  See here.

Lord Young, does that mean that I can smoke a joint without the nanny state sticking its nose in where it’s not wanted?

And Evan Davis, everybody’s favourite gay gatekeeper of the Dragon’s Den, thought the same thing too.

See here.

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Written by Peter Reynolds

October 3, 2010 at 4:37 pm

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  1. Such a shame the inevitable backlash has hit Evan Davis just because he was in an adult debate and said “spliff”. I think the chances of a vulnerable teen listening to the today programme is slim.

    I’ve gone for broke. There is method to my madness (I think) (excuse the hideous plug Peter)

    http://homegrownoutlaw.blogspot.com/2010/10/open-letter-reply-to-home-office-appeal.html

    Jason (HomeGrown Outlaw)

    October 4, 2010 at 1:44 am

  2. The debate on pedantic turds in our society is even wider.

    allcoppedout

    October 5, 2010 at 2:04 pm

  3. I like Lord Young.

    I think I even liked him before.

    I like him more now.

    keeptonyblairforpm

    November 20, 2010 at 12:29 am

  4. […] good friend Peter has a great reminder here at his blog. I love these elderly delinquents, ‘rebels’ as Blair refers to himself in his book. They […]


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