Roger Stone is free — Trump grants clemency

Long post ahead, so grab a cuppa! On Friday, July 10, 2020, President Trump granted Roger Stone, his one-time campaign associate, clemency. This means that Stone’s prison sentence, which he was due to start imminently, has been commuted. Stone agreed…

What Could Go Wrong? Pt 27893584

Twitter has phased out insensitive programming terms that reference slavery after a petition by employees. According to a report from CNET, engineers successfully convinced Twitter to nix the terms ‘master’ and ‘slave’ which are commonly used in programming language to…

Silly argument—— Straight answer

The Cavendish Coalition– which represents UK health and social care groups – says it is gravely concerned regarding immigration proposals which they say will seriously affect staff shortages in Care Homes. They claim that the current proposals would not allow enough…

How Much Plainer Do You Need It..?

Manzoor Moghal, chairman of The Muslim Forum, Leicester, opines on the city’s new lockdown: …within a few weeks, I noticed that many – particularly workers in the local textile factories that provide so much local employment – and in the…

Today is 7/7

Remember it? It was before I started blogging but after I’d started commenting and it’s been mentioned before here that a policeman inside ordered the evacuation 11 seconds before the bomb went off in the station. Of course I did…

Like a hot knife through butter

Part one – why are the left so certain? This, via Chuckles, really needs discussing: http://www.rottenchestnuts.com/why-are-liberals-so-certain/ Thing is – they say we’re fanatically certain too and I certainly am.  I believe the things spoken in the Sermon on the Mount…

Trump fights left-wing tide

On Friday, July 3, 2020, President Trump gave a measured yet positive speech at the foot of the iconic Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. The BBC didn’t like it. Their blurb for this article read: President Trump rails against anti-racism…