Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

Complete this sentence …

In the sentence below, add further clauses to give the statement some appearance of verisimilitude: The recent appointment by Mr Barroso of a close ally to the post of EU representative to Washington was widely viewed as undermining Lady Ashton’s…

Canada to be plasticized

Canada is finally going plastic.  Australia has had plastic notes for years and I used to invite groups at uni in Russia to tear up my bank notes I brought along or at least try to crumple them.  They couldn’t…

Venus in Snow

You all saw the story and most likely shook the head.  Why can’t people get it right?  Why can’t they strike a balance? Ordering the family to cover up the remarkably good, zaftig rendition of Venus simply meant the sculpture…

100 comments!

MadPiper has now joined that august set who have commented 100 times and this badge of honour on the left is for his exclusive use, should he feel the need for a bookmark or something to hang on the wall…

Icesave

Iceland is a nice microcosm, particularly since it dabbled in the globalists’ playground and learnt how to be nationally self-destructive.  It’s no different to us but where we can’t see the forest for the trees,  in Iceland, it is staring…