Saturday, January 16, 2021
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Wishing Saddam for $20

Silly season stupidity sends Saddam Hussein being “sold” for $20 on Wish.com viral on Twitter.

The Affair That Never Was

As the Mail Online makes yet another balls-up, The Steeple Times suggests that Lord Rothermere hire a decent copy checker   As was the case with...

Bozos, Burkas and Farage

Matthew Steeples suggests Nigel Farage is wrong about Boris Johnson’s latest gaffe about burkas in Britain   On Wednesday morning, on Sky News, Nigel Farage was...

Dogging Assange

Gold wrapped van advertising “elite” dogs parks opposite the Ecuadorian Embassy ‘home’ of bail skipper Julian Assange   The silly season has come early in Knightsbridge:...

Where have all the gentlemen gone?

Matthew Steeples laments the loss of one of what once set London apart: Manners and gentlemen   In September in London, “normality” – if such ever...

August shockers

Isn’t it time we saved “being shocked” for times when it is really required? Not in August it seems   Yesterday, many reacted in horror when...

Quote of the Week: Joan Rivers

The late Joan Rivers on success   Yesterday’s news that the comedienne Joan Rivers passed away is sad but she’ll long be remembered for her wit...

Get a grip

Britain’s Prime Minister needs to get a grip   Parliament is back in session and we’re now in September. The ‘Silly Season’ should be well and...

Parking bounce

An amusing letter to ‘The Times’ provides light relief during the ‘Silly Season’   Renowned photographer and reader of The Steeple Times John Stoddart spotted this...

Pictures of the Week: Blinging a Roller

Two Rolls-Royce Phantoms blinged beyond belief   It’s the ‘Silly Season’ and this week we have two Pictures of the Week. One is of an American...

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Heroine of the Hour 2021 – Anita Rani

Anita Rani arrives as a BBC Radio 4 ‘Woman’s Hour’ morning show presenter and announces: “If you’ve had enough, pour yourself a G&T, you have my permission.”

Runners & Riders – The Classic Chase 2021 at Warwick

‘The Steeple Times’ examines the tipsters’ selections and offers 4 options for The Classic Chase 2021 at Warwick – as well as a 15/1 at Market Rasen.

MacBook Maxwell

Mucky madam Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers demand she gets access to a laptop seven days per week; one can assume she’ll expect a ritzy MacBook Pro.

Moron of the Moment – Shaun Bailey

Pontificating pillock Shaun Bailey proves himself unfit to be Mayor of London after curiously claiming impoverished homeless people can and should save £5,000 to get a home.