Archive for the ‘General’ Category

1000 blog posts. What’s next?

12 September 2011

1000 articles
This blog has passed a key milestone – 1000 articles!

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Obama inauguration – Oh happy day

21 January 2009

Some thoughts on a significant day — for the world.

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Lies, damned lies and Bush’s press cronies

21 June 2007

PBS’s Frontline provides an interesting glimpse into the way the press fell asleep at the wheel when Bush and friends tried to dupe the world.

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Boxing equals brain damage

18 March 2007

Boxing should be banned. It has no place in the modern world. Actually, did it ever have a place?

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I’m not the only one dying for a coffee

14 January 2007

Some things to ponder while next sipping at The Coffee Club…

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And what will 2007 bring?

1 January 2007

My wish list for 2007…

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Economic terrorism – the Nazi plot to ruin the Bank of England

29 November 2006

The Nazis plotted to bring down the Bank of England by counterfeiting millions of British pound notes.

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Curly says goodbye

22 September 2006

Koizumi’s last weekly email arrived today.

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The insomniac agnostic

5 September 2006

Question: What does an insomniac agnostic dyslexic do late at night?

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Acceptance of evolution

1 September 2006

I’m shocked. But then, with the woolly debates that go on endlessly in the US, it’s not surprising really, that only 40% accept evolution and 40% believe it is false. The rest don’t know. A comparison of peoples’ views in 34 countries finds that the United States ranks near the bottom when it comes to […]

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