cartoons and articles, some political
… via haiku:
Clearly the Beeb aren’t – I found the order elsewhere:
2. Czech Republic
3. The Netherlands
25. United Kingdom
There are a few questions associated with this, not just one:
Moon over Mordor:…
Step 1: I know, I’ll have rice, not tatties.
2. Get the brown Basmati, requiring 35 minutes.…
Once it starts:…
Let’s open with something more pleasant this morning on St. George’s and the Bard’s Day.
Craftsmanship from 1928, just look at that woodwork:
Office BBQ is in hand:…
Just look at the grim times we’re having with the PTB, climate scam, invading hordes, SJWs, Brexit and here lands something plumb in our lap, there is a chance of cross-party, cross-politics agreement and an assertion of national character, plus Boaty McBoatface suits such a boat to a tee.
Some of the best comments were:…
Talk about culture shock – seeing these pics took me straight back as they’re typical of the newer buildings in our city as well, not just Moscow, right down to the colours:
Had to smile at the heading – Ghost Town Under Moscow. It’s a direct translation of Podmoskovnii [oblast]. Pod means under but also means sub, as in sub-urb. It’s these little translation quirks I adored when speaking to Russians – they wanted to be word perfect but I loved the accented English and the cultural choices of language.…