Category: History & Culture

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The WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health. It was established on April 7, 1948, and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. The WHO is a member of the…

Fairport revisited

If I replay the same old songs, it’s because they can’t be surpassed IMHO. This first song is English, not British, not UK, it’s English … at least the olde England I once knew. Was there ever a winter so…

The Jewish question again

Not at all comfortable doing this post because there are too many anomalies, too many don’t-knows. Since I started blogging, particularly on the old version of the blog, there’ve been so many anti-Islamic posts and that ties in with a…

Dotcom bubbles, plural

First consider this bubble which one would have thought was a salutary lesson: http://www.nethistory.info/History%20of%20the%20Internet/dotcom.html What I take away from that is that there were many impractical people who could talk the talk like a Carly Fiorina or Elizabeth Holmes and…