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Still under a hack attack…

… I wonder if I’ll be able to complete this countdown? A summary of the Podesta e-mails released by Wikileaks, which proved total corruption from Hillary Clinton & Co: http://www.mostdamagingwikileaks.com/ And the allegations of sexual abuse against children that came … Continue reading

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The Burgundy Blog is under a hack attack

I’m finding it increasingly difficult to access the admin side of this blog, and thus make posts. It seems to have started a month ago, coincidentally when I first started talking about Pizzagate, although I deal with so many contentious … Continue reading

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Oil Tanks And Terrorism

I’ve now just about finished the works around the oil tank in the back garden. Originally we were going to do a complete stone wall around the tank, which would haven been about six feet high. However, we decided that … Continue reading

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Rocks and Hard Places

I’m now on my second week of building a stone wall around the oil tank. Progress is slow, because the cement mixer is by the barn at the front of the house. It’s there because the only pile of sand … Continue reading

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Cousins in Cornwall

Here in France we rent out the main part of the house as a holiday gite. It’s big, four bedrooms, all en-suite, and with a double sofabed in the office the house can comfortably sleep twelve people. This means we … Continue reading

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The past is a foreign country

I was recently doing a search for something totally unrelated to Citroen 2CVs and North America, when, for some reason, I came across a blog post on the Ottawa Citroen Club web site. The blog post is by a guy … Continue reading

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The Iberian Job

Writing a memoir is always an interesting and exhausting process. In effect you are re-living it all and talking about it, the good the bad and the ugly. It’s a bit like being on the psychiatrist’s couch. Writing my latest … Continue reading

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More Memoirs

I’ve been quiet on this blog for the last month, because: A) my internet connection has been up the wall, and B) I’m writing the third volume of my memoirs, which is called The Iberian Job, after a mad business … Continue reading

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Herricka strikes again

As you can see by the photos below, Herricka has kittens again. This is her fourth lot, and she’s only three years old! This time she didn’t have the kittens in the barn. We’re not quite sure where they were … Continue reading

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The Snowden Debate

Chris Hedges was on fine form last month, when he opened a formal debate at the Oxford Union. The proposition was: This house would call Edward Snowden a Hero. Speaking for the yays were Hedges, Annie Machon, a former intelligence … Continue reading

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