Monthly Archives: October 2012

Blocked Ballot Boxes in the States, skullduggery back in force

Did you know that 68 million Americans are not registered to vote? 68.000.000. Not only that but the battle between the parties is to make it impossible for them to vote come election day or ease their way, depending on … Continue reading

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New York, New York

You can say what you like about the Yanks but one thing they really know how to do is work (those who have it) My sojourn in that magnificent, dangerous, chaotic nation taught me first hand what their work ethic … Continue reading

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Prof.Manuel Castells

For an extremely intelligent read, for once, read today’s BBC internet interview with Professor Manuel Castells, the Pudgy Prophet. I could not have put it better myself.   ©Howard Gamble 31.10.2012

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Hurricane Sandy for Obama

One cannot but think that Hurricane Sandy is one of the most potent factors in the American Presidential election campaign. War, disaster on a large scale always is a benefir for a present who can rush about looking Presidential declaring … Continue reading

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Did you Know?

Did you know that the favourite color of condoms supplied by the WHO to India is ORANGE? The least favourite is white. Is this a racist statement? ©Howard Gamble 29.10.2012

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Where is it going to End?

Where is it going to end? Now a referee has been charged with using abusive racist language to a player.The linesmen? I am vaguely reminded for some unknown reason or other of George Orwell and his book 1984. A date … Continue reading

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Heinz Werner Henze – IN Memorium

Heinz Werner Henze er Død. THis master musician in the 20th century has passed away. I was honoured to call him my friend and visited him by invitation in his esuate in Romem where I as treated like a head … Continue reading

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The American Elections III

The fever that dominated the last Presidential Election in the States could be felt in the cobblestones. Barack Obama was on the biggest roll one has seen in many a year. George W. Bush had pissed the nation off to … Continue reading

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Doping in Sport

WEll we have now been told by the chief honchos in cycling that Lance Armstrongs titles will not be re-allocated. Wise decision, when one considers that everyone in cycling is doped up one way or another and will continue to … Continue reading

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Will you shake my Hand?

Would you shake my hand after all the nasty things I have done as an Apartheid soldier? I am a new man and have buried all that crap permanently and espoused the black cause, not matter how silly. Some of … Continue reading

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