The title of this blog comes from a Gaelic expression -"putting on the poor mouth"-which means to exaggerate the direness of one's situation in order to gain time or favour from creditors.
06 February 2012
60 Glorious Years(well some of them probably were)
I am no ardent royalist; indeed, by inclination, I am a republican but I have a certain affection for the Queen and let's face it there is not a particularly great hunger in the UK for a republic.
Today marks the 60th anniversary of her accession to the throne and nay she reign for at least another three and a bit years, thus becoming Britain's longest ever reigning monarch. Charles on the other hand is a Class A wanker