This morning the Council for the Misuse of Drugs was once again thrown into disarray when one of it’s members Dr Polly Taylor resigned. It appears that her resignation means that the Council cannot be properly consulted as required by the Misuse of Drugs Act; meaning that the banning of Mephedrone will seemingly have to be put off.
Effectively Dr Taylor resigned over the issue of how the government propose to treat their Scientific advisers. To simplify and distil the issues effectively what the government want the relationship to be about
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I have been off work this week. Whilst off, horror of horrors, my Xbox has been broken. This has meant I have watched far more than my annual allowance of daytime TV.
As I almost invariably do, I have come to the conclusion that the thing I hate most on this earth is annoying TV adverts. And being pretty bored of sitting around doing nothing I thought I would blog about this. Now apologies to Charlie Brooker, as this is clearly a massive rip of of his “10 Biggest Cocks in
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Well this weekend was a weekend of armchair sports viewing for me. And seeing as this is my blog I thought I would share my thoughts!
Pacquiao Versus Clottey
Last night Manny Pacquiao, who surely must now be rated as the Pound for Pound king, fought Joshua Clottey. Potentially something of a banana skin given the huge size differential between them. And whereas when Manny fought Hatton and Cotto he didn’t look that much smaller he really did against Clottey.
In fact is was guessed by those at ringside that Clottey weighed on
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