Monthly Archives: February 2012

Labor-lite

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger New South Wales is ruled by a party, which got elected by falsely pretending it is “liberal” and which is presided over by a party apparatchik, who has never done an honest day … Continue reading

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Byrokratizace Ruska

 T.G.Masaryk :- Sovětské Rusko, provádějící nacionalizaci, to je postátnění, se stalo jediným velkým úřadem. Celá bolševická strana je už úřadem. Podle oficiální statistiky, uvedené na 9.sjezdu (1920), bylo v Rusku 604 tisíce členů komunistické strany. Z těchto kommunistů pracuje už … Continue reading

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Throw away your John Grisham, Agatha Christie and Dashiell Hammett

(updates at the bottom of the post) Forget the Novels. Reality presents you with a far more fascinating read. The case of the 6 trillion counterfeit 1934 Bonds. And their authentic Chicago Fed Crates. Czechoslovak Legion’s Gold, Admiral Kolchak, Stolen … Continue reading

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february memories / 28

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 28th February, 1906 : The Commonwealth Old Age Pension Commission has recommended a federal pension of 10/- a week to all reputable people aged 65 and over, which it estimates would cost £1,500,000 a … Continue reading

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and the winner is…

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger William Richard “Bill” Shorten, born 12 May 1967 in Melbourne, where his father was a waterside worker and union official. His mother was a lawyer and university academic. He was educated at Xavier … Continue reading

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“hell is empty and the devils are here”

- William Shakespeare     From Jesse’s Cafe Americain: Critical Mass: The Mispricing of Derivatives Risk And How the Financial World Ends Jim Sinclair does a good job of explaining the difference between the notional and real value of derivatives, … Continue reading

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february memories / 27

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 27th February, 1905 : The English socialist Tom Mann called for nationalisation of land to fight the plutocrats he said had grabbed it all. He told a meeting of 400 at Fitzgerald’s Circus hall, … Continue reading

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kevin & julia divorce

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Since our overseas readers express mild bewilderment over the so called political instability here in Australia, some explanation might be in order. It is like this. Australian journalists*, by now totally and permanently … Continue reading

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Jerusalem

…from the quills of the dead white poets   William Blake (1757 – 1827) And did those feet in ancient time Walk upon England’s mountains green? And was the holy Lamb of God On England’s pleasant pastures seen? And did the … Continue reading

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february memories / 25

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 25th February, 1913 : The trial of Emmeline Pankhurst on bomb charges opened at Epsom Court today. The suffragette leader sat pale-faced but calm as the charges were read out in the tiny crowded … Continue reading

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Money must be funny

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   … it’s a rich man’s world. And increasingly a very indebted and increasingly desperate men’s world. So if you happen to find amongst your grandmother’s papers this 1934 USA Bearer Bond do … Continue reading

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february memories / 24

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 24th February, 1903 : A detachment of the British field force operating against the “Mad” Mullah in Italian Somaliland struck from the Indian Ocean port of Obbia today. Commanded by General Manning, who is … Continue reading

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A deserter not too bright

Paul Jacko Some military minds may not be pleased by the outcome of the October 1976 jailing of a deserter from the Spanish army. On the 15th February this year Miguel Montes Neiro was set free after not serving even … Continue reading

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february memories / 22

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 22nd February, 1910 : It has been reported that a Chinese army has occupied Lhasa, the capital of the mountainous territory of Tibet. Panic has griped the city’s inhabitants as the soldiers continue their … Continue reading

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Flannery’s Planet Saving Diet

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The carbon free future is nigh! A man has been found alive inside a car submerged in deep snow, after apparently surviving for two months in subzero temperatures in northern Sweden. The man, … Continue reading

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Byrokracie

T.G.Masaryk :- V nové době je byrokracie do značné míry kostrou státu. Monarchická, carská byrokracie byla aristokratická, byla prostředkem panování. Byrokracie demokratická bude jen administrační, bude pro lid. V Rakousku hrál poslední zřízenec státních drah vůči publiku pána, jako by … Continue reading

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Immigration Manual

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   We will get the right type of refugees for sure:  ATHENS, Greece — The Greek parliament approved on Monday a deeply unpopular austerity bill to secure a second bailout from the European … Continue reading

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february memories / 20

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 20th February, 1931 : The Labor Party, today split to the point of disintegration over economic strategies to lift Australia out of the deepening depression. While thousands of Australian men, women and children are … Continue reading

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‘My days among the Dead are passed

…from the quills of dead white poets   Robert Southey (1774 – 1843)   My days among the dead are passed; Around me I behold, Where’er these casual eyes are cast, The mighty minds of old: My never-failing friends are … Continue reading

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Justice on trial

 Paul Jacko On the 9th February, 2012 the panel of seven judges of the Spanish Supreme Court found that Baltasar Garzón acted unlawfully in ordering prison wiretaps of detainees talking to their lawyers, commenting that “his actions these days are … Continue reading

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