Category: History & Culture

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A new reality

Jeremy Corbyn’s hard-left protege Rebecca Long-Bailey takes a shock five point LEAD over centrist Keir Starmer in Labour leadership race, new poll shows  Mother who used her BMW to deliberately run over two teenage boys in revenge for ‘knock and…

Hiding to nothing [continued]

The major blemish on the principle “Whatever Them are angling for you to do, do the opposite … or at least don’t do that which they’re angling for” … the major blemish is that Them then factor that in. “Them”…

Letter from Van Diemen’s Land

To be precise, this video is a short trip down the (my) Derwent River, west side, the ‘city’ side. https://youtu.be/xe-mGgQD2qI Aerial views from 1500ft of the western shore of the River Derwent at Hobart,Tasmania from Boyer in the north to…

The sad joke for the Boomers

I’ll run something classical tomorrow.  All the songs below have something wrong with them, yet all were/are classics.  The problem is that the lyrics in each case sit well with normal people of the past who did all the pioneering,…