Posts tagged: April Fool

Floor Pail

I spent a pleasant few moments yesterday looking for the traditional April Fool stories in the morning papers, or at least the few that I could lay my hands on.

I started with the Daily Mail which likes to pride itself on its clean cut sense of humour even if that pride is often misplaced. Read more ›››

And the date is?

What absolute rubbish – I would firstly contest the figure of 50,000 tons of carbon from 800,000 tons of charcoal, secondly the carbon emmisions from cooking by gas inside the house will be comparable to that by cooking outside with gas. It’s just another excuse to get money from the public by employing nannies to go round the neighbourhood making sure people can’t enjoy themselves – it has naff all to do with saving the planet. Read more ›››