Monthly Archives: May 2018

NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 30th May, 1941 : A report by the Italian Supreme Command considers an attack … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 28th May, 1941 : General Ringel, not realising how desperate a state the enemy … Continue reading

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The Bacchic Song

…from the quills of the dead white poets Aleksandr Pushkin (1799 – 1837) Why hushed you, O, gaiety’s voice? Resound, the hymns of the Bacchus! Long live they, who ever had loved us – The beautiful women and sweet, gentle … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 26th May, 1941 : Seeing how the situation has deteriorated, Freyberg tells Wavell that … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 25th May, 1941 : The Germans now really go over to the offensive. Their … Continue reading

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Madness in Hawaii

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Some time ago Mark Steyn wrote about troubles he encountered when entering USA from Canada with supposedly dangerous Kinder eggs for his children. Mark moved to US, his children grew up, but the … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 23th May, 1941 : Hurricane aircraft equipped with supplementary fuel tanks attack Maleme airfield. … Continue reading

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Turn! Bull! Turn!

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The temporary leader of Australia; the leader by the grace of spineless, venal cowards infesting his party, is being taken seriously by media and even by some normal people. Pathetically unable to say … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 21st May, 1941 : British reconnaissance aircraft sight the two German ships in the … Continue reading

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Autumn

…from the quills of the dead white poets Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 – 1882) With what a glory comes and goes the year! The buds of spring, those beautiful harbingers Of sunny skies and cloudless times, enjoy Life’s newness, and … Continue reading

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Paradise awaits

  …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The Left worldwide realy squeeks like those trained seals. At the moment “in” is the demand for universal wage and even Canberra Greens-come-lately want to save the planet that way. Unfortunately, “educated” … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 17th May, 1941 : German preparations for the attack on Crete are completed in … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 15th May, 1941 : In accordance with Hitler’s directive the Germans begin a series … Continue reading

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Píseň zhýralého jinocha

…from the quills of the dead white poets František Gellner (1881 -1914) Nezemru já od práce, nezahynu bídou, nezalknu se v oprátce, skončím syfilidou. Nezemru já u holky ani na silnici. Zemru volky nevolky klidně v nemocnici. Nezískal jsem za … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 12th May, 1941 : A convoy, code-named Tiger, of freighters carrying 238 tanks and … Continue reading

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What is the point?

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Sometimes people ask what is the point? What is the point of my writing and what is the point of their sleepless nights and stomach ulcers? Looking around, are normal people just a … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM THE FRONT No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do. 10th May, 1941 :Rudolf Hess, deputy leader of the Nazi Party, flies to Britain. … Continue reading

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Dogs at Oscars

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger At long time ago, when I still occasionally watched TV news, there was an item about a large outdoor rock concert where the intrepid police officers with trained dogs were sniffling out illicit … Continue reading

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Mark her name

  …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The world media manipulate the agenda and it is obvious (and depressing) to see who manipulates the media. Thus the obedient wokans of The Washington Post provide us with Syria, Oxfam etc. … Continue reading

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Baden-Powell

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The time was when not only Baden-Powell would be turning in his grave over what the Left had done to the Boy Scouts. In a grave or still out, it would be absolutely … Continue reading

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