Category Archives: Useless Information

Goodbye and good riddance Beckham

Beckhams career is over after being left out of PSG’s last game of the season. Appropriate. Wonder how he  is going to attempt to steal the limelight which he is totally depentent on in the future. He milked the football … Continue reading

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Cheetas and whatnot

The president of Botswana I think it was has been scratched by a Cheetah. That made the headlines, along With the fact that all the slave labourers in Dhaka (?) have gone back to work. A US Citizen has been … Continue reading

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English Classes

People in the United Kingdom now fit into seven social categories, we are told. What utter balderdash because when you scrape off all the bollocks the three universal unshakeable classes still reign over and absorb the other groups. Seven classes … Continue reading

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Unfortunately No April Fool’s joke

Well the armed militias that NATO supported in Libya are now refusing to disarm, battling the government so as to keep their command of the streets, surprise suprise. Better than Ghaddafi? I wonder what Cameron is thinking now. And in … Continue reading

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Papal inaugurations, chemical weapons, car bombs and war criminals all mixed up

Democratic Republic of Congo war crimes suspect Bosco Ntaganda has handed himself over to the US embassy in the Rwandan capital Kigali, the US says. While the inauguration mass for Pope Francis I Is being held, Bosco Ntaganda mass murder, … Continue reading

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Well Fed Cardinals

The thing that strikes me about the gathering of Cardinals in Rome who are to select a new boss is that they all appear to so well fed. One assumes they spend most of their time either at banquets or … Continue reading

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A Horse, A Horse, My Table for a Horse

The French are always masters at rising to the culinary occasion. They eat everything and surpass all in preparation and presentation. They have now taken the horse meat scandal and turned it on its head. The great French chefs are … Continue reading

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A Paradigm Shift?

As a great lover of the Terminator and Galactica series I gaze in  awe at the developments now underway, introduced by Obama’s favourite toy, the Drone. Now whereas the drone is operated by someone looking forward to lunch, the new … Continue reading

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From a Recon Marine in Afghan and a counter from Little Norway

From a Recon Marine in Afghanistan From the Sand Pit. It’s freezing here. I’m sitting on hard cold dirt between rocks and shrubs at the base of the Hindu Kush Mountains, along the Dar’yoi Pomir River, watching a hole that … Continue reading

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English as she is Spoke

In an obscure cormner of the BBC a quasi scientific article argues for the fact that speaking english makes you poor. I blame not the author but the editors for allowing such drivel to pass muster and appear in the … Continue reading

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