Author: James Higham

Why is there no outcry?

The answer is that there is an outcry but it’s being made fun of … by us. In any full-on, massive war, such as Stalingrad in the Great Patriotic War, it was a question of where the line was drawn.…

The Common Sense Party

Never ascribe to malice what is explainable by incompetence. Possibly true but in the case of Cameron/Osborne, it does begin to look as if they’ve done their level best to split the Tory Party. For a start, Osborne is incompetent,…

Support our armed forces

Don’t forget these either: SOS Afghan Heroes The comments say more than I ever could: # Thank you very much – all of you … But really, speaking as a recently retired soldier, we are fine. We did what we…

Trust

Slashdot notes that Hugh Pickens reports that: “Ron Fournier and Sophie Quinton write in the National Journal that seven in 10 Americans believe that the country is on the wrong track; eight in 10 are dissatisfied with the way the…

Fast and furious

Nice confirmation of the existence of Them in Fast and Furious: From the vid: … and so for them to act like they’ve never talked … they have these deep-seated relationships going back to the Clinton administration and when Janet…

Behind the headlines

Two headlines said more than they said, if it can be put that way: Au revoir, Sarkozy! Au revoir, austerity! New Euro crisis as French and Greeks reject cuts and vote for return to ruinous spending … and: Hollande victory…

Citizens Advice and hypocrisy

Yesterday I wrote a post directed to a woman in Australia who’s been appointed by the AFL, at football patrons’ expense, to stop discrimination among footballers. In her article, she goes on about “the alpha male” using terms like having…