Category: History & Culture

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The tyranny of judges

The corruption in this country has reached disease proportions. Let’s start with this one: https://www.spiked-online.com/2019/09/24/a-tyranny-of-judges/ What characterised her is that not only was decision deeply partisan and politically biased, she grinned and gloated about her corruption afterwards, then promptly retired,…

The nature of Man

We like to tackle the easy ones here.  Let’s have a look at this, via Chuckles: http://www.rottenchestnuts.com/automata-inconvenienced-with-a-soul/ We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable…

Walls

Quite right to make a documentary about this, even right to play the violin because it was a major thing – I was there before it came down, was at or close to Checkpoint Charlie – but but but: My…

When will it end?

Standard: Where there’s a way there’s a will: https://it.slashdot.org/story/19/11/03/0044253/study-estimates-50-of-webassembly-sites-are-using-it-for-malicious-purposes

What Amy knew

Courtesy Distant Relative, this is the one they’re referring to: The point’s being made on social media that she seems more concerned, p***ed is her expression, that she missed her fifteen minutes of fame for the big scoop than out…