Monthly Archives: Feb 2022

Atomkraft? Ja bitte!

Without supply security you do not have national security. And thanks to the Ukrainians holding out as long as they have, Germany is going through a political revolution. Gone are the politics of appeasement. And, quite possibly, is the politics … Continue reading

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Zelenskyy; making a stand

Maybe Suzanne Moore article about Ukranian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is a bit gushing. Maybe it’s not: Zelenskyy had already , in retrospect put his money where his mouth was and donated money to the Ukrainian army in 2014 , the … Continue reading

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Citizen reporting from Ukraine

It turned out that I subscribe to a number of channels by Ukrainians. Apparently, heavy metal, civil engineering, and science means you’ll get a high percentage of people from Ukraine. One of these, whom I mostly followed for his criticism … Continue reading

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When you want to be Peter the Great

When you want to be Peter the Great but all you are is Vlad the Mad.                            

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Now two people have bombed Kyiv at 4 in the morning

Where Hitler went, Putin followed. June 22 at 4 in the morning, Kiev was bombed We were told that the war had begun The war began at dawn to kill more people Parents slept, their children slept When they began … Continue reading

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You cannot avoid battling evil

You cannot avoid battling evil, you can only delay it while the price goes up. — Garry Kasparov I’ll also link to Mitt Romney and Kenyan UN Ambassador. Why is Europe at war now? Here are 3 theses and why … Continue reading

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Without supply security you do not have national security

This is not the “Ukraine Conflict”, the “Ukrain Crisis”, nor is it the “Ukraine Issue”. It is “The Russian Invasion of Ukraine“. Don’t accept the language of the aggressor. I am happy that Germany, finally, has put a stop to … Continue reading

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Saving the whales due to lack of interest

I mentioned this in passing in an expansion on something else I mentioned in passing, that the reason we actually stopped hunting (most) whales wasn’t because we wanted to save the whales. It was because no-one was buying the whale … Continue reading

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The right to protest is fundamental in a democracy

Regarding what is happening in Canada now: Protestors arrested for participating in a peaceful protest Bank accounts of anyone participating or assisting those participating in the protest Shops that serviced protestors closed, such as coffee shops that sold coffee to … Continue reading

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Life finds a way

I missed this story: A California Condor has hatched two healthy chicks from unfertilised eggs. Cue Especially fitting, as birds are dinosaurs. Anyway, this apparently can happen in many bird species and considering California Condors are critically endangered there is … Continue reading

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