Month: November 2015

Sensational Presstitutes

Newspapers exist because people buy them, there’s a statement of the blatantly flaming obvious. I have often wondered though who actually parts with their cash to buy these propaganda comics in today’s day and age of constant 24 hour news feeds, what can possibly be the logic is for doing so? I can only assume it is a down to a bad habit like any other. Everybody knows that largely these presstitutes print either what they are told to by their corporate masters or at best, if some vague work of what resembles journalism creeps into the edit it...

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Liberty or Security?

“The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World” was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886. How ironic it is then that as the events in Paris unfold it appears that the gift back from the USA threatens liberty itself with the knee jerk reaction to the terrorist attacks to close borders and impose curfews. Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety....

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Sodding Satchets

Do you have any sauce? Yes indeed we do Sir, but I hope you don’t have arthritis in your fingers or are a compulsive nail bitter because if that is the case then I fear your meal may have to be consumed condiment free. Who, in their right mind thought that putting sauces and dressings into foil satchets was a good idea? I am told that it’s all about hygiene, but I am not sure I buy that explanation as I frequent plenty of eateries that present their arsenal of bottled accompaniments, albeit in a wooden toolbox. I urge...

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