Arts

Rosemary’s baby

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A devastating account of Mia Farrow’s campaign against Woody Allen by their son Moses. From various sources I had already worked out that Allen was very likely innocent of child abuse charges, but this just puts everything beyond doubt. I think Allen going out with his ex-wife’s adopted daughter was not a good thing, but […]

Crime

Caroline Flack and the CPS

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Apparently Caroline Flack’s death is the fault of the CPS: Caroline Flack: Crown Prosecution Service under fire for ‘dogged pursuit’ of TV star over domestic abuse charges I agree that the CPS probably should have dropped the case when the man involved said he didn’t want to pursue it. But I don’t really buy the […]

Crime

He asked, and he was given

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Deputy head shoots a student with plastic bullets: The boy was hit at least twice from a distance of up to 15 metres, with the plastic bullets causing injuries to his stomach, arms and legs.   The “momentary lapse of judgment” left Gitlin’s 30-year teaching career in tatters after he was convicted of assault by […]