Maxine via Gordon:
Everyone concentrates on the problems we’re having in America lately
— illegal immigration, hurricane recovery, alligators attacking people in Florida…
…not me, I concentrate on solutions for the problems, it’s a win-win situation.
* Dig a moat the length of the Mexican border.
* Send the dirt to Florida and Texas to raise the level of the levees.
* Put the Florida alligators in the moat along the Mexican border.
Any other problems you would like for me to solve today? Yes!
Think about this:… More here ...
Worth watching as always, especially the stunning performances by Leading Private Michiko Matsunaga.
The BBC broadcast is the best, but if not here is Ms Matsunaga:
Japanese Military Band, with “Annie Laurie” (5’20” mark):
Finale, with Hallelujah (8’00” mark):
BTW where do they grow the so-called “photographers” ? They should be shot – as part of the show, perhaps ?… More here ...
Courtesy Gordon (motoring journalist):
I had one just before 06:00 today. It was still dark and I was out driving the MX-5 RF (Miata) with the lights on high beam and automatic dipping. Just into the second to last bend before Nottingham Road, on the Midlands Meander route, and almost at the Bierfassl, I saw headlights and emergency flashers of a truck in the opposite lane.
No need to panic, I thought, but then I noticed that it was completely dark on my side of the road. No lights on in ye olde country inn.
Little voice said BRAKE (in big block capitals just like that). So I did, quite hard and with a touch of left-hand Body English just in case.
A split second later, the auto highbeams kicked in to reveal a mechanical horse and two articulated trailers; one completely across my lane and the second still exiting the driveway of the hotel.… More here ...
Only one person needs to ask for a sentence to be reviewed
… and anyone, not just the victim, can request it.
1. Assess all judges on the basis of their sentences.
2. For those judges deemed to be left-wing: generate an appeal for every case sentenced by the judge.… More here ...
For those not up to speed: