Monthly Archives: November 2016

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 29th November, 1917 : The Prime Minister, William Morris Hughes, plunged into a fist fight after his hat was knocked from his head by an egg at a conscription meeting in Queensland today. Mr … Continue reading

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The Portent

…from the quills of the dead white poets Rudyard Kipling (1865 – 1936) 0h, late withdrawn from human-kind And following dreams we never knew! Varus, what dream has Fate assigned To trouble you? Such virtue as commends of law Of … Continue reading

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Is that what it means?

 

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  NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN 23rd November, 1906 – Addressing the congregation of New York’s Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Bishop C S Smith of Detroit today spoke of his plan to resettle in Liberia those Negroes “who are … Continue reading

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She has a sense of humour after all

 

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Obama’s legacy

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To a President

…from the quills of the dead white poets Walt Whitman (1819 – 1892)   All you are doing and saying is to America dangled mirages, You have not learn’d of Nature – of the politics of Nature You have not … Continue reading

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Lepší rudý, než …

Pavel Jacko Znalcům Cimrmanova díla se nebude zdát podivným jakýkoliv, byť sebe fantastičtější objev Mistrova vlivu na vývoj lidstva. Nicméně i zkušenému pisateli těchto řádků se orosily brýle vzrušením nad nejnovějšími archeologickými vykopávkami v Severní Americe, potvrzujícími mimo jakoukoli pochybnost, … Continue reading

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Quandary

  …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger “We don’t need a situation where all that is left of democracy is the facade, where democracy is understood as a one-time entertaining political show and candidates’ casting call, where substance is … Continue reading

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Fair trade

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Snow-flakes

…from the quills of the dead white poets Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 – 1882) Out of the bosom of the Air, Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Silent, … Continue reading

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Bílý Mistr v černé Africe

Pavel Jacko Popisy Mistrových afrických cest jsou určitě všem vzdělanějším čtenářům známy. Málo známo asi je, proč Jára da Cimrman psal převážně anglicky a pod pseudonymem Žijící kámen. Bylo tomu tak. Po nalezení a znovuosídlení Atlantidy sláva Járy da Cimrmana … Continue reading

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Monicas-in-waiting wailing

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So Putin turned America red?

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Back on your knees

  …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The Left has had the US flag and US anthem under attack for quite some time now. Both are symbols of something and the symbolism, more often than not, is in the … Continue reading

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“The Rhine was red”

…from the quills of the dead white poets William Blake (1757 – 1827) The Rhine was red with humane blood, The Danube roll’d a purple tide, On the Euphrates Satan stood And over Asia stretch’d his pride. He wither’d up … Continue reading

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They will learn them

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger I wonder whether after the eighth November the Americans still will be proudly teaching the benighted world the principles and practice of true democracy and whether the political has-beens will be again volunteering … Continue reading

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Forward, US democracy!

 

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