They see me rollin’, I’m hurtin’

With the heatwave at the moment, I’ve been less than enthused about going out in the sun; which doesn’t do my fitness regime any good. Still, when you have an illness that gives you that annoying, vampire-like quality of getting ill from sunlight, avoiding the giant death sphere in the sky is probably for the best. It still sucks though. So I’ve been using the Wii Read More →

Policing The Dark Web is Like Trying to nail down a Cloud

Tonight I made my maiden speech to Bolton Council, discussing the Dark Web and how it is next to impossible to investigate it effectively. I made this speech in response to a motion presented by Councillor Haworth (Labour) asking the Chief Executive to write to the Home Office supporting investigations into the sale of “legal highs” (which the Conservatives are making illegal, by the way) and Read More →

This coloured man and gay woman have both been Spider-Man.

Spider-Man CAN be Gay and Black

Spider-Man, Spider-Man He can’t be gay? Of course he can! The pink press has been up in arms over the last couple of days after Pink News ran with a piece essentially cribbed from a post on Gawker (who should have known better) saying that Spider-Man is contractually required to be neither gay nor black. According to the headlines, and thus the opinions of the Read More →