Saturday, 16 June 2012

Link Tank 16/06

Because there's more going on than football.

Who cares if the Olympics are sponsored by McDonald's, Coca-Cola and Cadbury?

If you are male, you are under suspicion

The typical return on a bank holdup is "frankly, rubbish."

Rugbeer: The vending machine you have to tackle to get your beer

A proposal to solve the problem of 'sock puppet' charities

Finally some good news for New Yorkers - proposed ban on e-cigs is shelved

'Miracle molecule' in beer helps fight fat and makes you fitter

Burger King unveil the "Bacon Sundae" for summer

Wisconsin Governor upsets Women's Christian Temperance Union by planning to serve beer at a summit

"Governments are just as devious, hypocritical and dishonest as the tobacco companies"

Attack of the six-foot otter


Jeff Wood said...

Beer, sausages and smaller government. I think I like this Governor Walker.

Ian R Thorpe said...

A miracle molecule in beer. And I learned at the Daily Telegraph a bunch of Assuie scientists have shown chovolate is better for us than was previously thought. Great.
I hope someone is doing serious research into the health giving properties of bacon sandwiches, red meat and whisky.

c777 said...

Heres another link you could put in.
Seems Islamists in Mali are confiscating cigarettes burning them then giving 40 lashes to anyone caught smoking.
Don't tell ASH or the DOH it might give them ideas. 

Dick_Puddlecote said...

Without knowing much about him, he warmed to me too. ;)

Dick_Puddlecote said...

You're joking, right? ;)

Dick_Puddlecote said...

Ta for the tip. This will be one of the wonderful group of progressive nations which don't disagree with Chapman, obviously. 

Ian R Thorpe said...

Oops, I forgot to put in the link that would have gladdened the heart of every right thinking person and reduced Nanny to incoherent rage. Find the miracle molecule research  news HERE

We should always be sceptical of such claims of course, but I'm willing to help these people with their research in any way I can.