Author Archives: Rob Godfrey

Gilets Jaunes Acte 52

I no longer have the energy to refute the total scum who write for the MSM. But I will say that Corbyn will walk this election, because the aforementioned scum have absolutely nothing/real to say. If Corbyn does not win, … Continue reading

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Carry On Brexit

“You can check out but you can never leave”, to repeat the cliche. Another cliche: ‘the house always wins’, and in this case the house is the EU; ie, whether MPs vote for Boris’ awful deal (which is a worst … Continue reading

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Where Did Brexit/The Towers Go?

The former UK prime minister Theresa May famously said more than 100 times in Parliament that the UK would be leaving the European Union (Brexit) on 29th March 2019. Of course it didn’t happen. May’s successor, Boris Johnson, has sworn … Continue reading

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Gilets Jaunes Acte 46

After the summer lull they are back on the streets again in much greater numbers, for the 46th consecutive week of protests. For those unfamiliar with all this, here’s a little taste of what yellow vest (gilets jaunes) protestors have … Continue reading

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Gilets Jaunes – Acte 45

The following brief news report was today headlined on the front page of the online edition of the Guardian… Paris on high alert as protesters try to revive gilets jaunes movement Sat 21 Sep 2019 10.43 BST Last modified on … Continue reading

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Hugues Cuénod – Some Classical Music

The world of politics is so crazy at the moment (as usual, it’s like five-year-olds on LSD) that despite the fact that this is history in the fast lane, I can’t be bothered commenting on it. So instead, another music … Continue reading

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Brexit and Frexit Whatsit

This weekend has seen Acte 43, the 43rd consecutive weekend of gilets jaunes protests. These protests take place all over France, and during Acte 43 some of the most heavy-handed policing took place in Rouen and Montpellier… Nothing is calming … Continue reading

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Freddie Mercury – born 73 years ago today

For a Wikipedia page, Freddie’s one is fairly accurate, and if interested you can find it here. I haven’t posted much on this blog recently, despite the fact that there’s an absolute mountain of historical stuff happening at the moment; … Continue reading

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Epstein’s ‘Little Black Book’

The MSM coverage of the supposed suicide last weekend of the earlier convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein has been embarrassing, to say the least. This from the BBC: Just hours after the high-profile financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Update on the Gilets Jaunes

I can’t say too much about how things stand at the present (because we now live in what are effectively police states). If you want a good resource article about what’s happening in France you can find it here… https://areyouayellowvest.com/the-incredible-violence-of-emmanuel-macrons-politics/ … Continue reading

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As The World Falls Down

I’ve been a bit silent on this blog of late, and not because there’s any lack of things to comment about, not least the USUK psychopath’s determination to start a war with Iran, a war that is all built on … Continue reading

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Galloway and Hedges Chew the Cud

Before I get onto this week’s interview that Chris Hedges did with George Galloway, I should mention that this weekend was Acte 35 of the gilets jaunes protests; ie, the 35th consecutive week of protests, not just in Paris but … Continue reading

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Divas – Hope and Hannah

Last Thursday, 4th July, President Trump gave an Independence Day speech in which he claimed that in the 1700s, more than 300 years ago, there were airports and airplanes; but I think I’ve done enough ‘batshit crazy’ posts for the … Continue reading

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Batshit Crazies – Part Two

Earlier this week Associated Press and Reuters purposely mistranslated a speech by Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani. They made it sound as if Rouhani had insulted President Donald Trump, calling him ‘mentally retarded’. Rouhani never said that, but here’s how Trump … Continue reading

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Batshit Crazies

Apparently, last night the Americans came within an inch of attacking targets in Iran: Donald Trump ‘cancelled Iran strikes with planes in the air’. Military operation reportedly called off, as Democrats warn US could ‘bumble into’ war I say ‘apparently’ … Continue reading

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