What questions would you like to ask Ella?

Most of us who bother to argue with Hoaxtead mobsters, whether on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, or other blogs, do so without any expectation that our debate opponents will change their minds in any way. We recognise that they are members of their own cult-like group, and they have abandoned rational thought and questioning in favour…

Yolande Kenward declares for Parliament

In a surprise move Thursday, Yolande Kenward (aka Yolande Lindridge, aka Yolande Gordon) declared her candidacy for Member of Parliament in Maidstone and Weald. She did not specify under which surname she would be running. When we last encountered Ms Kenward-Lindridge-Gordon, she was battling her former allies John Hemming and Belinda McKenzie over the case…

Teach your children: How conspiracy theories damage kids

Late Thursday evening, conspiracy-touting shock jock Alex Jones received some very bad news. As we noted last week, Mr Jones had been involved in a custody battle with his ex-wife, Kelly Jones, over their three children. Just before midnight local time, after nine hours of deliberation by a jury, Mr Jones lost sole custody of…

Wesley Hall’s not-so-excellent adventure

It looks as though Wesley Hall has landed himself in the soup again, though opinion is divided over whether his latest folly is a light-hearted jest gone wrong, an attempt to smear the reputation of a popular Burnley dessert venue, or just a supremely ill-judged blunder. Consumers of marijuana might be familiar with “420 Day”—4/20…