Paul Barnett, vice chairman of the Lane County Republican Party, says leftists spotlight the acts of a few crackpots
on the party's fringe and use what the crackpots
say and do to make the Republicans the victim of a leftist double standard (letters, April 24).
Auctioneer Damian Matthews said the sale in Dunleek, Co Meath, attracted "all sorts of crackpots
, they wouldn't have the freedom to say things like this if they were in Afghanistan," she added.
I wish these officers would drop in on the area of Anfield where I live since I'm sick and tired of dodging crackpots
riding their bikes flat out on the pavement and I've even been threatened and sworn at for being where I'm entitled to be and they certainly are not.
Pros: Like " Idol," the show certainly seems to draw the crackpots
, like the guy who introduces "The Bladder Buddy," something in which you wrap yourself to urinate in public when there are no restrooms around, and the "Space Be e tle Utopia," an ant farm on whatever it is Barry Bonds was taking.
Robert Holden, Crackpots
, Ratbags and Rebels: A swag of Aussie eccentrics, ABC Books, Sydney, 2005, 240 pp; ISBN 0 73331 541 0.
If a CEO is doing his job properly, he doesn't have time to spend preparing the type of glorified online diary that is associated most intimately with gas bags, blowhards, navel-gazers, crackpots
, conspiracy theorists and lonely guys.
My other top telly crackpots
would include whispering artist Tony Hart, Tony "Baldrick" Robinson of Time Team and GMTV's Keith "Cheggars" Chegwin.
Mathematicians get so many letters from crackpots
claiming to have proved amazing theorems, Graham says, that it would take too much time to separate the wheat from the chaff.
Toronto--A Toronto Sun media investigative team, operating undercover, has revealed that the anti-Catholic, Quebec-based, Raelian cult is a collection of crackpots
and sexpots who are deceiving the world about their company Clonaid.
He demonstrates that the histories written by amateur crackpots
and paranoid schizophrenics, the ill informed and the delusional, may have value beyond the picturesque.
If you're worrying that this puts you in the company of crackpots
, consider Murray Campbell.