Author: Amfortas

Inspector Japp of the Yard?

NSW Police Commissioner Scipione has an entire Force made in his image. Apart from his female officers of course. Some of those are quite tasty. But I will show you one of those later. I am sure that to some…

How princesses get around

Well, Tasmanian Princesses at any rate. This is Tassie’s own Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark. http://www.themercury.com.au/princess-mary-pushes-her-nanny-around-copenhagen-in-a-tiny-cart/story-fnj3twbb-1227432586279

Damned thing wanted to be a bee too

Technicians Descartes and Heisenburg are working on it. F-35. Cost blow-out. “It wasn’t the first time we’ve had to put one down,” he continued. “We even named the first one ‘Billy.’ We hoped that having an advanced, self-aware electronics component…

Aurora

Forecasting looks at data about the Sun’s activity and other radiation measurements. The ‘art’ of scientific data analysis is getting quite refined. Forecasts in a simple graphic manner can be seen below.

Israel and Pakistan

Notice the blinkers? The creation of Israel in the mid 1940s happened not in isolation. Go a tad further east and this ‘Nation-Birthing’ was happening in the great Sub-Continent at the same time. The British who had tried hard to…

Executing the Law

Two ‘Australians were executed in Indonesia yesterday. The ‘meeja’ had a circus. “Mercy, Mercy”, was the cry. I was drawn into ‘discussion’. Not a mention of the 8 kilos of heroin these men had which they were going to bring…