Category: History & Culture

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Abuse of the word ‘far’

‘Far’. When the narrative’s framed by propagandists, e.g. by Common Purpose and all the other arms of the current hegemony, ‘far’ almost always comes into it, flung like dung at whoever disagrees with the ‘Narrative’, applied to those who are…

Are British cars better or worse now?

Second question – is there anything which can be called a ‘British’ car anymore?  Stupid questions, as Dearieme might say.  😀 Simon [Richards, CEO Freedom Association] gives his take: The Marina worse than the Pinta in the US? https://carbuzz.com/features/the-worst-british-cars-ever-made https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-2047860/British-car-industry-Why-none.html…

Minneapolis Burning

Firstly, the up front things everyone is seeing: #NEW: Minneapolis officials are urging protesters to move away from the 3rd Precinct due to the threat of an explosion amid unconfirmed reports of gas lines being cut and possible explosives in…