Tag: news

Lights go out across Europe

With an inevitability, in a slow downwards spiral, we are finally at that point when the lights are about to go out across Europe, heralding in a new 1930s with a twist. Mr Klaus said: “The train carrying the treaty…

Couldn’t sleep – some news updates

There’ve been developments in some stories: 1.  Obama Nobel Prize.  This blog joined the chorus condemning the prize givers but that was hardly Obama’s fault.  Now, in the Washington Post, it’s getting ridiculous: Article I, Section 9, of the Constitution,…

Kid floats off in parents’ balloon

Did you see the story about the 6 yr old American kid who floated away in his parents’ balloon?  Rescue helicopters were on standby but what exactly could they do?  Interesting conundrum.  Goodnight for now.