You can never go back

Great post at Bill Sticker’s: There are sayings that “You can never go home again.” or “You can’t cross the same river twice.” and now ten years after Mrs S and I began our Canadian adventure I find there is…

Tomorrow: In Jerusalem!

Many observers, myself included, were wondering why, along with all the triumphs and troubles within his Administration, Donald Trump would theoretically pick a fight with every Muslim country within the Islamic crescent by announcing that America would be moving her…

Bringing politics into sport

An amusing enough article at the Beeb [who wish to teach kids about fake news] but the implications are still interesting: ‘I don’t think I would be allowed’ – Mourinho on Guardiola’s ‘political message’ Guardiola has recently worn a yellow…

But neither cake has risen!

The United States’ Supreme Court, and the British Supreme Court, have to muse and deliberate on two almost identical cases, both of which revolve around the idea and ideal of Religious Freedom and Conscience. The cake case from America revolves…

Black Friday betrayal

Much talk by our lads and lasses today on it: From the #Fakenews #Guardian more lies – no wonder muppets such as @DavidLammy make such arses of themselves:- pic.twitter.com/6uGe8ZNTo2 — Raedwald (@Raedwald) December 8, 2017 Anyone who thinks we are…

Grenfell: and beyond!

I have written, several times, in what can safely be described as scathing terms, of the actuality and aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Whether you agree with me or not, is perhaps beside the point. At least seventy-nine people died,…

Jerusalem – here we go

‘He’s declaring war on 1.5billion Muslims’: Trump will recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital TODAY despite international fury from the Pope, Britain, Russia, China and Palestinians I say bring it on. Some pre-reading http://israeljewishnews.blogspot.com/2007/12/temple-institute-announces-high-priests.html http://www.templeinstitute.org/red_heifer/symbolic_levels.htm http://www.lawrencewright.com/art-jerusalem.html Summary When the cornerstone is…

Christina and Mandy

Couldn’t be bothered saying much about it. Amfortas mentions it: From the bottom of a muck heap to the top. Forgive us for we know not what we do. http://www.themercury.com.au/news/world/british-showgirl-at-centre-of-profumo-affair-christine-keeler-dies-aged-75/news-story/d7015efbec672aef136df4f27901af67