Category Archives: Some other Stuff

A Mega Hailstorm in South West France

Yesterday is a day I won’t forget for a long time. At this time of year you often get huge electrical storms in these parts. Yesterday the weather was very close; bruised clouds were building up; there were distant rumblings. … Continue reading

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Hats, Health and Honor

The anti-biotics I’m now on are solar-sensitive (if interested in my latest health problems see here). This means that when I’m out in the now blazing sunshine I have to wear gloves and a wide brimmed hat. The hat in … Continue reading

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A Not so Harmless Little Tick

I’m dead on my feet at the moment, so this post will probably be brief: a few weeks back I was no doubt boring readers with my recent health problems: mega dental treatment during February and March followed by a … Continue reading

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On Being Unwell

I haven’t felt right for at least six months now. I’ve had some mega dental work done during February and March of this year (this involved nine appointments with Jean-Luc, mon dontist). I thought I’d get the dental treatment out … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts on Fascism

Our phone line has just been fixed after being out of order for eight days. This is not unusual in this part of the world. However, this time it wasn’t farm vehicles accidentally bringing down phone lines in the lanes, … Continue reading

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Le Bon Dieu – Who was Jacques Brel? (reposted)

This used to be one of my most widely viewed music posts, a post I made back in February 2011. In the meantime copyright stuff has changed hands and YouTube has blocked the videos I embedded. This of course mightily … Continue reading

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Business as Usual

My spiderbomb.com domain has been down for the best part of six days, while it was being transferred from an American registrar to a European one. This blog is by far the most visited site under the spiderbomb.com domain, having … Continue reading

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Spiderbomb.com

I registered my spiderbomb.com domain name on 16th February 2000; that’s 18 years ago, and despite my chaotic life I’ve managed to keep it up and running, particularly during the 2000s, when owning a domain name and hosting it on … Continue reading

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Walls Come Tumbling Down

For the record, as someone familiar with Warsaw (Poland) in the Soviet days, this pop video made in the 1980s is quite remarkable. Perhaps the most striking thing is that people in the West are now just as enslaved as … Continue reading

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A Surreal Christmas and Security

I got back from a trip to the UK yesterday afternoon. It was the first time I’ve been back to the UK in ten years. I originally planned to spend a week there, over Christmas. but my younger sister, who … Continue reading

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A Merry Christmas to one and all

I’m going to be away during the Christmas holiday. I will probably be back at base, and blogging again, shortly before New Year’s Eve. In the meantime here’s an oldie but goldie…

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What a bunch of brave cockroaches these people are…

www.craigmurray.org.uk/archives/2010/01/the_911_post/comment-page-125/#comment-705756 And the likes of me get banned everywhere.

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Lunatics and Liars

People like a certain former British ambassador’s take on the New York terror attack this week seriously degrades the narrative despite the fact that it comes on top of the ‘Las Vegas attack’ at the start of October, an attack … Continue reading

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September 11th

Today is the 16th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, a series of events that have so many anomalies, and have had such dreadful consequences, that it’s difficult to know where to start. I suppose we could start with Thierry … Continue reading

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Cranial Capacity 1400cc

I finished my fourth memoir earlier this year. It’s called Cranial Capacity 1400cc and covers the decade between 2007 and early 2017. The book goes into a lot of the French stuff that I often bang on about on this … Continue reading

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