Tag Archives: Politics

Lies, Damn Lies …

I have just read a piece dated Feb 5, 2019, from the New York Times, fact checking a speech President Trump gave to a joint session of Congress for the annual address. Many thinking people know that there is very little … Continue reading

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Nasty

I recently wrote about the nastiness that is the Tory Party these days, with people like Johnson, Rees-Mogg, Redwood, etc., shouting for Brexit whilst being cushioned from its effects. To this list, of course, could be added Farage (who got … Continue reading

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A Letter

I felt compelled to write to the PM. Here is my letter. I wonder if I shall get a considered response? Dear Mrs May I shall keep this brief since if ever you get to read this, your time is … Continue reading

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The wise woman

Blackadder: I seek information about a Wisewoman. Young Crone: The Wisewoman… the Wisewoman. Blackadder: Yes, the Wisewoman. Young Crone: Two things, my lord, must ye know of the Wisewoman. First, she is… a woman. And second, she is… Blackadder: Wise? … Continue reading

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Death and taxes

Next month sees a new chapter in my life because I start my new job. It has been an interesting experience since I have not tried to find a job for English speakers, since I suppose that would have likely … Continue reading

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Do we have friends?

I have been watching some Jonathan Pie on Youtube. For those who haven’t come across him, he is a comedian pretending to be a news reporter who gets frustrated and tells the world as he sees it. I find him … Continue reading

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