Archive for June, 2006

Bad immigration policy

Sunday, June 11th, 2006

A nine-year-old boy from Dundee, Osama Sattar, travelled to Pakistan for a wedding on his mother’s passport but was left stranded there without his family for over two months because British Immigration Officials said he could not come back into the country without his own passport. Eventually an emergency passport was issued by the Home […]

Knockout game shows

Saturday, June 10th, 2006

I was thinking about knockout competitions like Alan Sugar and The Apprentice. Knockouts always have one winner and many losers. It would be good if we had a tv series with many winners and few losers. The Apprentice wanted someone who was young, good looking, neat and tidy, good at self promotion along with a […]