Category Archives: Politics

Mainstream Muppets

Earlier today the President of South Korea, Park Geun-hye, was impeached over a corruption and cronyism scandal. Park became the first woman president of South Korea in 2012, and to begin with she was quite popular. However, the recent corruption … Continue reading

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On The Cusp

As usual these days, I’m not quite sure where to start with this post; so let’s dive straight in with some news that broke yesterday: D.C. police quickly apprehended Sunday a North Carolina man with a rifle who walked into … Continue reading

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Phone Lines and Pizza

On the 5th of November, which was the weekend before the American presidential election, a tractor accidentally brought down the phone lines in our lane. This is the third time this year that we’ve had such an incident. The previous … Continue reading

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Hold On To Your Hats, Folks!

For weeks now, as the American presidential race nears the finish line, Hillary Clinton has been heavily promoted by the entire mainstream media (with the exception of Fox News). Today, Thursday 3rd November, with less than a week to go … Continue reading

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The Hall Of Mirrors

Professional wrestling is an act, it’s not real combat, it’s totally contrived, and much the same thing can be said about the 2016 US presidential election. I’ve never seen anything like it in all my years, even by American standards. … Continue reading

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Russian Roulette

As I’m typing this there’s an emergency debate taking place in the House of Commons. The subject is ‘the unfolding humanitarian catastrophe in Aleppo and more widely across Syria’. So, here’s the first part of an interview with UK defence … Continue reading

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Send In The Clowns

The amount of propaganda that’s now being pumped out by the mainstream media is easily on a par with what came out of Dr Goebbels’ Public Relations Ministry. The clumsiness of today’s MSM propaganda would be laughable if it didn’t … Continue reading

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The Muppet Show

Last Monday we had the first of the presidential election debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, which is all part of the alternate reality that is ‘democracy’ in the US of A. Here’s a snatch of the coverage on … Continue reading

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The bigger the lie, the more it will be believed

Although I don’t disguise the fact that I’m on the left of politics, I do try to give some balance on this blog. However, following Jeremy Corbyn’s re-election as leader of the Labour Party on Saturday, with an even bigger … Continue reading

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Boiling Frogs

It all kicked off back in the 1980s with the Iron Lady and the Gipper, and over the last three decades or so it has grown progressively worse. It’s an ideology called neo-conservatism. What’s neo-conservatism..? Basically it’s an ideology that … Continue reading

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