What I wrote at Lib Dem Voice

October 09, 2007

Meltdown in meltdown shocker

Just nine days ago (seems a lifetime) it was Cameron who was in ‘meltdown’ (The Observer). Today it’s Team Gordon who are in ‘meltdown’ (ConHome).

Other current ‘meltdown’ news items include:
To name but a few.

Please can lazy sub-editors borrow a thesaurus, and try out a new cliché?

5 comments:

sydney said...

THE CORNISH LIBERALS ARE IN MELTDOWN SO SAY SOME OF THE BLOGS.

James Graham said...

To be fair, when it comes to describing the demise of wicked witches from the east, it's probably quite an apt metaphor. In this age of 24 hour news, I'm sure one will come along any minute.

Ken said...

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/6972699.stm

I'm not sure it's just lazy sub-editors, Stephen...

Anonymous said...

Great. Having previously not noticed this trend, I'm now going to be seeing it everywhere. Thanks a lot.

(http://news.independent.co.uk/uk/this_britain/article3061132.ece)

British Patriot said...

Let us be honest, the Entire country is going to meltdown. But then, that is the intention I fear.

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article1719968.ece
http://www.underthecarpet.co.uk/Pages/NewsArticle.php?num=2195
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2005/apr/04/localgovernment.politics
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/west_midlands/4310965.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/west_midlands/6613769.stm
http://www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk/news/Former-mayor-is-charged-following.3160219.jp
http://www.theasiannews.co.uk/news/s/1019288_man_jailed_after_impersonating_voter
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/lancashire/6178224.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/lancashire/4425519.stm
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/politics/article2788987.ece
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2005/apr/04/localgovernment.politics

The Eradication of National Identity
http://www.brusselsjournal.com/node/865

http://www.met.police.uk/wanted/

http://www.met.police.uk/wanted/othercases.htm

http://iamanenglishman.com/rogues_gallery.php

http://www.west-midlands.police.uk/wanted/index.asp

http://newnation.org/NNN-UK-Europe.html

http://thefallenlist.blogspot.com/

http://warband.wordpress.com/

http://warband.wordpress.com/category/paedophilia/

http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/wanted/ukmostwanted/

http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/018862.php#comments