Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Childish Democrats need to stop pretending that likability is a sexist myth

Saturday Night Live, the US comedy show, returned this week after its usual winter break and one of its first..

By David Waywell


Monday, 7 January 2019

Trump's government shutdown risks a US constitutional crisis

What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? The answer, apparently, is a partial government shutdown of the..

By David Waywell


Tuesday, 18 December 2018

Mourinho fired: Man United's troubles run much deeper than one manager

José Mourinho is many things but he is not and never will be a bad manager. What he is, perhaps,..

By David Waywell


Friday, 14 December 2018

Trump reading list - what you need to read ahead of a year of turmoil

If you’re looking for an excuse this Christmas to escape the mulled wine, the relatives, the stuffed turkey, and especially..

By David Waywell


Thursday, 13 December 2018

In defending Raheem Sterling let's not canonise a footballer

Forget Brexit, if you can, and turn instead to that other subject that divides our nation. I’m talking, of course,..

By David Waywell


Thursday, 6 December 2018

Rudy Giuliani's Twitter meltdown shows Trump legal team is in deep trouble

As the great and good of Washington lined up in the Capitol Rotunda to pay their respects to the late..

By David Waywell


Thursday, 29 November 2018

What a Mississipi election and the Yorkshire bullying case have in common

Two disparate stories from opposite sides of the Atlantic but each bearing a reflection of the other. In the first,..

By David Waywell


Wednesday, 21 November 2018

This turkey of a President diminishes America's place in the world

It’s highly unlikely that Peas and Carrots, the two turkeys pardoned by President Trump at the White House yesterday, could..

By David Waywell


Friday, 16 November 2018

Brexit chaos shows our system of government is working

Among all the details certain to be ignored in the mad scrambling lunacy of Brexit politics is the news that..

By David Waywell