Monthly Archives: March 2014

South Australian denouement

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   47% of total votes for Labor, 53% for Liberals, so Labor won. The State of South Australia again proved its Left and corrupt mettle – see Fog of Chaos Map change. … Continue reading

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Všichni mi lhali

  …from the quills of the dead white poets František Gellner (1881 -1914) Všichni mi lhali, všichni mi lhali, blázna si ze mne dělali. Přede mnou citem se rozplývali, a zády se mi vysmáli. Žurnály, básníci, učenci lhali, po léta … Continue reading

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A Snake in the Sand

 Paul Jacko   Australia boasts about 25 species of venomous snakes and over 75 of benign ones. One of the latter is a Woma – aspidites ramsai, which, amongst other prey, also includes snakes, including the venomous ones. Obviously a … Continue reading

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Flight 370

  Ludwig von Gress   Whether it is the Chinese xenophobia or their inferiority complex, they are ever ready to blame everybody else. The Malaysia Airlines’ (a public company) plane goes missing (there were 153 Chinese on board out of … Continue reading

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Symbolic symbols

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   In another one of his twisted brain storms the Prime Minister Abbott decided to restore the honour titles, abolished by PM Hawke. Now everybody can again aspire to became, at the … Continue reading

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Quote XVIII – David Hume

  David HUME (1711 -1776 ) –   Nothing is more surprising to those, who consider human affairs with a philosophical eye, than to see the easiness with which the many are governed by the few; and to observe the … Continue reading

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Aboriginal literacy and its enemies

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger “On behalf of the quadroon and half-caste children of Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia, I beg to state that it is months and months since those children were at school and … Continue reading

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. . . incoming

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   Spain, Italy, Greece … – the unarmed invasion of Europe continues. What have those would-be-migrants in common? Absolute disrespect for the laws to start with. Fit, well dressed young men, of … Continue reading

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no beer

Some side comments received on Pub with No Beer were to the effect that it is much better when somebody sings it. We agree, though are of the opinion it is far more preferable when there is no need to … Continue reading

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Do as I say

  If to do were as easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches and poor men’s cottages princes’ palaces. It is a good divine that follows his own instructions: I can easier teach twenty … Continue reading

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Bipolar Ukraine

 Ludwig von Gress  How accurate are the Stratfor ‘s analysts in their predictions? This article by Eugene Chausovsky, republished here with the kind permission of Stratfor, is over ten days old, so you can judge for yourselves. President Putin in … Continue reading

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Neo-Imperialism

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   I am not a fan of the contemporary TV comedy shows. They are not funny and mostly are just rude. A sample of the Australian Broadcasting Commission TV humour here.  Furthermore … Continue reading

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Aquinas quote

  QUOTE XVII Thomas Aquinas (1225 -1274 ) – “The name of being wise is reserved to him alone whose consideration is about the end of the universe, which end is also the beginning of the universe.” Summa contra Gentiles, … Continue reading

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Map change

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   This short post is mainly for the benefit of our overseas readers,who may be pleased to learn that the map of Australia changed somewhat. That is how it looked six years … Continue reading

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Unionism as we know it

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Or ought to know. I had a short discussion recently with a complete stranger about the Qantas’ impending demise and the unions. When I suggested that the unions should shoulder the large, … Continue reading

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Oh, those unions!

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   The Coca Cola bottling plant in Madrid plans to reduce the workforce – so what does the workers’ union do help? Organise for TV cameras parades with hammer and sickle flags … Continue reading

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I hear America singing

  …from the quills of the dead white poets Walt Whitman (1819 – 1892) I hear America singing, the varied carols I hear, Those of mechanics, each one singing his as it should be blithe and strong, The carpenter singing … Continue reading

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Propaganda Pilger

from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   Comrade Pilger is almost always on the wrong, i.e. sinister, left side of things, so his latest lengthy video Utopia does not mar his hitherto impeccable resume. True, some of his previous … Continue reading

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Iran contra Obama

  Ludwig von Gress   I doubt Iranians would even dream of doing something like that if Ronald Reagan was in the White House. In February this year they had announced their intention and now Iranian Admiral Afshin Rezayee confirmed … Continue reading

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Republicans’ looming dilema

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   Our republicans could have a problem. The Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, known to his friends as His Royal Highness The Prince Charles Philip Arthur George, Prince of … Continue reading

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