Author: James Higham

Halal

… and the RSPCA: https://twitter.com/RSPCA_official/status/991351405796569088 For the first time in my life, I heard from my patient who works as a slaughter man the graphic details of two lines of cattle slaughter – a conventional line and a religious line.…

Shower of tossers

1 May stands ground: PM REFUSES to bow to pressure and drop ‘cretinous’ customs union plan 2 ‘We’re NOT doing business with these guys’ Donald Trump THREATENS EU 3 NO BREXIT: House of Lords poised to derail EU exit TOMORROW…

Last of the Patriots

Blocked Dwarf celebrates this day with his own bit of Jack Strawism: Well to be fair to the PCists (although God only knows why) the flag of St.George has become the Reichskriegsflagge of the British right wing. People who fly…

The occult legacy of the Bushes

Even Barbara Bush’s stepmother is afraid of her. Over the course of a half-hour interview, Willa Pierce, the South Carolina painter the First Lady’s widowed father married in 1952, hasn’t commented on anything much more controversial than her famous stepdaughter’s…

Socialism in football

It takes an AFL team downunder about 6 years to mature after a rebuilding – champions retired, draftees took time etc. – and that’s what happened around 2001 at Geelong until they were finally ready for an “era” from 2007…

Prejudice

Mike has grappled, at OoL, with this neverending issue in the light of the Rivers of Blood anniversary: Enoch Powell was off target, but only by 50 years and 108 degrees of Longitude. Mike’s an old codger like me anyway…

Just what will it take?

Forgive me for coming back to a serious topic today but two comments by FoS had me thinking: 1. As far as your diagnosis of the culture clash goes I am pretty much in agreement with you. But what is the…

Geh zurück zum Teufel!*

Europe must increase its efforts to integrate Muslims and eradicate religious hate speech, Muslim World League (MWL) chief Mohammed al-Issa has declared. The diametric opposite is required: 1. Islam is to be expunged from Christian-rooted Europe and outlying nations; 2.…

The Matrix

This is for women to look at – it’s a man’s guide to women, provided by one of our readers – Rapscallion. As it’s a man’s guide, only a non-pussified man can decide if it’s accurate or not on how…