Category Archives: letters

Why does the US so often back the bad guys?

To: Mark Mardell CC: BBC News on-line. world desk Hi, I enjoyed reading your recent article which asked “Why is it that the United States ..  has so often found itself backing the bad guys?” The answer seems fairly simple. They … Continue reading

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Who can possibly know the risks of legal highs?

After watching the misinformational BBC show “how [intoxicating and illegal] drugs work” I was inspired to post a (one way) correspondence with the Guardian/Observer newspaper after they published the article “No one can possibly know the risks of taking these … Continue reading

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Voters face “nasty shock” if government economic policy succeeds

From:     Gianni Tedesco To:     Hugh Pym, Chief economics correspondent, BBC News Cc:     newsonline.world at bbc Subject:     re: Will the coalition deliver on the economy? Date:     19/08/10 12:56:23 Hi Hugh, In the above mentioned article you … Continue reading

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First the BBC ignore your points, then repeat them in quotes from a former NSC official

From:     Gianni Tedesco To:     Barbara Plett (BBC News New York) Cc:     BBC News Online World Subject:     re: Could a different option with Iran work? Date:     12/08/10 01:00:10 Hi, Let me first congratulate you on a … Continue reading

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An email to my MP regarding the deficit

From: Gianni Tedesco To: julian.huppert.mp@parliament.uk Subject: Spending cuts Date: 19/06/10 17:52:04 Hi Julian, I am constituent of Cambridge and live in East Chesterton. I am contacting you to with my feedback, as requested, on spending cuts. Firstly let me state … Continue reading

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The BBC’s “anointed one” Obama will need spinal surgery to kick his own ass.

From: Gianni Tedesco To: newsonline.world@bbc.co.uk Subject: re: Congress tells Hayward BP ignored oil well dangers Date: 17/06/10 21:09:59 Hi, In the above article it is stated that congress had accused BP of “complacency” before the April 20 “rig explosion” and … Continue reading

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Oh I hate writing about Israel/Palestine, 42 years of the same stupid shit.

From: Gianni Tedesco To: Jon.Donnison@bbc.co.uk Subject: re: Israelis reflect on flotilla raid Date: 13/06/10 18:37:23 Hi, In the above mentioned article you state that “there is a substantial [Israeli] minority who believes the blockade [of Gaza] is at best counterproductive … Continue reading

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BBC systematically ignores all relevent factors in assessing Iranian capability to respond to threats to her vital interests

From: Gianni Tedesco To: Paul.Reynolds-INTERNET@bbc.co.uk Subject: re: New UN sanctions will not deter Iran Date: 12/06/10 16:02:27 Hi, In the above mentioned article you ask the question “will Iran budge?” and you state that “The problem is that the really … Continue reading

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The Iranian bogey-man. Dear Jeremy, is the BBC cynically manipulating public ignorance and emotionality?

From: Gianni Tedesco To: Jeremy.Bowen@bbc.co.uk Subject: re: Ahmadinejad: New UN Iran sanctions ‘fit for dustbin’ Date: 10/06/10 18:32:07 Hi, For reasons unknown to myself I am still following the fanciful fairytale narrative of wicked asiatic tyrants in Iran trying to … Continue reading

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“‘I will never take my eyes off of al-Qaeda,’ said the general.” Ooooh you’re so butch, will you be my daddy?

From: Gianni Tedesco To: Jeremy.Bowen@bbc.co.uk Subject: re: US says 80% of al-Qaeda leaders in Iraq removed Date: 07/06/10 19:32:52 Hi, I am not sure what to make of the claim about “Al-Qaeda leaders” being eliminated in Iraq. Scholars of the … Continue reading

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