Knight in the Purple

Bloggers get purple patches, they get dull patches – this one has had some more purple than the usual purple of late:


Both are elegant, yet ungainly, yet again beautiful. Breath-taking. Mind-enchanting. A breeding ground, close to home. Not far from the Tavern.

The Great Barrier Reef scam

A most interesting piece on what’s going on down there:

Coral does not like the arctic regions. Very possibly due to the cold, I imagine. But to a greenie it must have something to do with we wicked men and all the mining and farming we do. It cannot be because coral loves warm waters, as the ‘Warmist Fanatics’ never like to acknowledge that coral reefs thrive on the equator well north of Oz’ iconic Great Barrier Reef.

Indigenous American Buffaloshyte

If I had a buck for every time someone quoted some old Guru, especially the ‘Native Indian’ variety, I would be very generous chap. I don’t quote them m’self as generally speaking ‘Guru’ is somewhere way down the ladder from Saint and Hero. Just where American Indians sit I am not sure. I do recognise some fine warriors were around way back in America’s early days. Them I might take note of.

6 comments for “Knight in the Purple

  1. April 20, 2017 at 12:18

    I am not immune to praise from those qualified to give it. Drinks on the House. 🙂

  2. dearieme
    April 20, 2017 at 13:16

    1. Most flying boats are ugly. That one certainly is.

    2. “with we”: FFS.

    3. People say guru because it’s easier to spell than charlatan.

  3. April 20, 2017 at 14:25

    Where’s this “with we”?

    • Distant Relative
      April 20, 2017 at 14:51

      In the second quote that you quoted. Followed by “wicked”

      • April 20, 2017 at 15:09

        Ah yes, he needed inverted commas around it. Grammar and punctuation are not the main strength of ‘from the hip’ bloggers.

  4. April 21, 2017 at 02:19

    We Orstayans ‘ave ahr owen way of speakin’. ‘Ave a beer ya whingers.

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