Posted on 07 March 2017.
Recently, we discussed a leaked Syrian intel document. It turns out that the UK government and the Tony Blair Faith Foundation have all been identified as violent extremists.
However, notable champagne socialist and latte liberal rag Salon objects strongly to this “hideous misrepresentation of the tragically beleaguered and oppressed humanitarian interventionist community.”
One radical Salonista tear-jerkingly (not to say circle-jerkingly!) notes: Read the full story
Posted in Politics, War Zone
Posted on 28 April 2016.
Noël Coward famously sang ‘Don’t Let’s be Beastly to the Germans!’ As always, the dour and humorless were not impressed.
Yeah, Daily Mail link… I know! How things change in a few decades! Read the full story
Posted in Music, War Zone
Posted on 13 March 2016.
I know the Pope’s comments are from a while back; but don’t forget that much of the media are still giving a simplified, sanitized picture of Pope Francis for general consumption!
This being so, it’s definitely worth taking a long, hard, critical look at the most fashionable, genial, and photogenic clerical superstar since His Most Hot-Ass Holy-Buffness the Dalai Lama.
If my good friend Dr. Gasparri says a curse word against my mother, he can expect a punch,” Francis said half-jokingly (sic!), throwing a mock punch his way. “It’s normal. You cannot provoke. You cannot insult the faith of others. You cannot make fun of the faith of others.”
Read the full story
Posted in Opinon/Editorial, Religionism
Posted on 28 November 2015.
I really don’t know what they found more offensive; a cartoon of their prophet, or people standing around, dancing and singing and loving and having fun?
So, there’s your dilemma. If Charlie Hebdo brought it on themselves by unnecessarily ‘causing offence,’ then you will have to condemn the innocent people going out and enjoying freedom of expression, freedom of love, and freedom of fun. Read the full story
Posted in Human Interest, World News
Posted on 27 November 2015.
After the massacre at Charlie Hebdo, the magazine’s defenders were ridiculed as being ‘freedom of speech fundamentalists.’ The ‘semi-non-apologists’ of Coulibaly assumed the usual attitude:
Sure, it’s NOT THAT GREAT to kill someone merely for being a cartoonist… but… OMG, just look at that cartoon! I find that SO offensive!
Now, silence from the conspicuously enlightened Huggy-Downglance Brigade.
No-one dares to speak out, and blame the unnecessary offence and grievance the concert-goers in Paris caused to anyone (not least the ‘wrong kind of liberal’) who believes ‘freedom of speech demands accountability.’ Read the full story
Posted in Human Interest, World News
Posted on 01 July 2015.
The recent revival of the Sepp Blatter affair http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/33303066
has led two of the former FIFA President’s most faithful
allies business partners supporters to pay tribute..
To this leading light of international gamesmanship…
Tony Blair said:
People are criticizing Blatter now, but as I always say, ‘it’s not over ‘til it’s over.’ Just let History be the judge. Read the full story
Posted in Sports Scandals
Posted on 15 September 2014.
Newt Gingrich, the GOP Ideas Man™ is dissatisfied with polarised views on Stalin’s allegedly atrocious human rights abuses, and he fears that a failure to compromise is holding back progress for the USA.
And actually, he’s taken care (once more) to inform us of where we are all going wrong:
Ok, you know, so here we are…
Yes, one side says that Stalin was an appalling and brutal monster, one of the most wicked and most callous people in history…. Read the full story
Posted in Human Interest, Society