Author: JuliaM

Angry about the state of my country, I started commenting in about 2004, and finally blogging for myself in 2008, and so, here we are! I blog as 'JuliaM' though at CiF and other sites, my handle is 'thylacosmilus'. Don't worry, I only bite fools and leftwingers.

Remember, They Loathe Their Own Country

From the much-publicised ‘Guardian’ article on plans for the Queen’s death: The second Elizabethan age is likely to be remembered as a reign of uninterrupted national decline, and even, if she lives long enough and Scotland departs the union, as…

He says: ‘I was horrified, of course, but it was clearly a ridiculous mistake. I thought it would all quickly be cleared up.’

A jury would later find him not guilty in less than 40 minutes. But by then the damage had been done: the man once labelled ‘one of the outstanding school masters of his generation’ had lost not only his profession…

Haven’t We Heard This Before?

A doctor says she is considering leaving the UK after the Brexit vote. So..? A lot of slebs vowed to leave the US when Trump became President. I bet they didn’t. “Since the result of the EU referendum I feel…

Actions Do, Sometimes, Have Consequences…

More than a hundred workers across the US were reportedly fired for taking place (sic) in the “Day Without Immigrants” protests against President Donald Trump’s immigration policies. Well, sometimes people have to suffer for their convictions. Some people have taken…

Aren’t You Taking One Now?

The sports trust denies liability for Miss Maylin’s accident, and barrister, Peter Burns, argued that bouldering involves an “obvious risk”. But in the witness box, Miss Maylin, who is seeking damages of up to £300,000, said: “I don’t take risks.”…

Churnalism In The Age Of Consumerism

A generation gap in attitudes towards cooking and eating is helping to fuel the UK’s food waste mountain, research reveals, driven by time-poor millennials who do not understand the value of the food on their plate. In contrast to savvy…