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  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:01 am   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Harry, Dance to the Music of Time is on youtube, all 4 films so I'll check that out cheers. I like Larkin's poem, albeit fairly bleak. In general I find poetry hard going, so these short ones are easi ...
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:23 am   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Room 101 awaits...

Official police guidance on recording hate incidents against transgender people imposes a “substantial chilling effect” on freedom of expression, the high court has been told by ...
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

Replies: 35
Views: 2786

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:11 pm   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Interesting Harry, I hadn't heard of Powell or Larkin before, I'll keep an eye out for them. I found an article on Spiked talking about how Clive James last book "Somewhere Becoming Rain" was a homage ...
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

Replies: 35
Views: 2786

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:21 am   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Yes, Murray has travelled extensively and reported from many countries across the world. Has he done exactly as Orwell did? No, but he is not Orwell. Nobody has done as Orwell did except Orwell. I thi ...
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

Replies: 35
Views: 2786

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:03 pm   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
I watched the interview again and it's clear to anyone willing to listen without prejudice that neither Murray nor Hartley-Brewer are in any way racist. It seems like a ridiculous point to have to mak ...
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

Replies: 35
Views: 2786

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:17 am   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Nice quote from Malcolm X, I agree wholeheartedly. I'm a big fan of Jordan Peterson. I find him interesting, honest and articulate. I'd be interested to hear what you find objectionable about him Harr ...
  Topic: King Rocker: A Film About Robert Lloyd & The Nightingale
wally

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:08 am   Subject: King Rocker: A Film About Robert Lloyd & The Nightingale
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  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:16 am   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Hi bombscare, could you explain to me the difference between someone with conservative views and "ultra right wing" views, and for that matter the difference between someone with liberal views and som ...
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

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Views: 2786

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:24 pm   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Sounds like you've got the hots for her....
  Topic: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
wally

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 9:57 pm   Subject: 'The Madness of Crowds?' Interview with Douglas Murray
Please don't leave it there Imani!!

it's been a breath of fresh air to read your posts. I've been feeling the very same for the last few years and can absolutely recommend reading and listening to ...
  Topic: Madness take barbed swipe at Boris
wally

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 2:55 pm   Subject: Madness take barbed swipe at Boris
Jesus, that's dreadful. It's like a cheap imitation Madness, and the video is ridiculous... What the fuck are they thinking...
  Topic: The Selecter - Live on Alright Now 1980
wally

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:53 pm   Subject: The Selecter - Live on Alright Now 1980
and The Beat here (with Pauline in the crowd...) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59ULOa2n2S8
  Topic: Ranking Roger
wally

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Mar 26, 2019 10:51 pm   Subject: Ranking Roger
Absolutely shocking news... I saw the video posted above a month or two ago but never imagined Roger would pass away so soon after. RIP.
  Topic: 'That reminds me of...' (The 'Genius Steals' thread)
wally

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:42 pm   Subject: 'That reminds me of...' (The 'Genius Steals' thread)
Riders on the Storm is in there alright.
I was reminded of these two after a first listen:

The Doors - Ghost Song
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgZcGh92qLQ

and Wolfgang Press - Eleven Year ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
wally

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:53 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Had a listen on Spotify and I have to say that it's depressingly not as bad as I hoped it would be....

Gutted.
  Topic: MUSICAL YOUTH are underrated?
wally

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 9:26 pm   Subject: MUSICAL YOUTH are underrated?
I have single from them before Pass The Dutchie, with a different singer. Of the two tracks, the second, Generals is the better...

https://youtu.be/8S8Itm8n0go?t=3m30s
  Topic: Dublingo - Specials influenced track from new split cassette
wally

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Oct 10, 2017 9:43 pm   Subject: Dublingo - Specials influenced track from new split cassette
I've just released a split cassette as Dublingo with another guy from Ireland. One of the tracks was influenced by and a tribute to Dammers & The Specials.
https://soundcloud.com/dublingo/dubling ...
  Topic: Liberty Bell Racetrack, Philadelphia, August 22, 1981
wally

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 10:43 pm   Subject: Liberty Bell Racetrack, Philadelphia, August 22, 1981
Great to hear some More Specials tracks on a decent recording. Many thanks for sharing these.
  Topic: Jerry's Beatles painting in charity exhibition
wally

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:43 pm   Subject: Jerry's Beatles painting in charity exhibition
Am I being an idiot, or is Jerry's painting not shown..? I'm fucked if I can see it anywhere...
  Topic: Maribop - Mediterranean Dub Noir
wally

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sat Sep 10, 2016 3:44 pm   Subject: Maribop - Mediterranean Dub Noir
Here's a DUB version of one of the tracks - Amuni.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0YpSDBhCMYc
 
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