Tag Archives: Mark Steyn

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From Mark Steyn The Shadow over our heads: “…Herr Sellner’s speech is plainer-spoken, yet temperate and sobering. It is also withering about the state of free speech in a land that did much to spread the concept around the globe … Continue reading

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Semana Santa

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The Easter brings the religious feelings to the fore, much more than Christmas, the full Monty commercial holidays. Not that Big Merchants are not trying – Halal Easter eggs are everywhere. Fog of … Continue reading

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Orlando horror

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger From Mark Steyn: “As we’ve had cause to note with previous bloodbaths, whoever the actual dead are, the real victims are always Muslims. This New York Times headline is an especially choice example: … Continue reading

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Borrow, borrow, till you drop

Ludwig von Gress More than $35bn was wiped off the Australian stock market …. the looming rendezvous with destiny in the Hellenes… Greek banks remain closed today and all this week. One Athenian: “How can something like this happen without … Continue reading

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The Best President

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The best president the enemies of America, freedom and democracy could ever hope for still has in front of him far too many days of R&R (rule and ruin). I have no great … Continue reading

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Children in arms

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger From time to time media, not having anything better to do, ‘do’ an item on children forced to work, provide sexual services, fight or some combination thereof. The usual activistas drop crocodile tears … Continue reading

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Who is right?

What do you think? HUGH HEWITT: On this show yesterday, Lindsey Graham said this is a religious war. I’m glad someone finally said it. It’s not a war with Islam, but it’s a war with a portion of Islam, both … Continue reading

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Comrade Un wants no more Uns – Barack to follow?

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger Somewhat belated news from the land of applied Marxism to which no Leftist wants to go, but would dearly love to bring here: The dictator Kim Jong-un apparently decreed that nobody in North … Continue reading

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Georgia on their mind

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger I do not know what provokes the Left more – guns or the people’s ability to think. Firearms in thinking people’s hands are thus for them the absolute anathema, of course. Guns in … Continue reading

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The EU farce

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger  The results of the European Union tragicomedy, where, from time to time, the benighted citizens are allowed to play games in the hope they will also get the bread, show that the … Continue reading

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Lawless in America

  from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger     Even from a distance it is sad to observe the astonishing docility of Americans in the their land of formerly free, in the land where a rule by an executive … Continue reading

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Journalism in America

  …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger   The deplorable state of the print media both here in Australia and in America has little to do with the technical revolution and the expansion of internet information. The Internet is … Continue reading

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The way to go?

Ludwig von Gress   Arnold J Toynbee said a civilisation fails when it ceases to exist, and that civilisations are not murdered, but commit suicide by not meeting their challenges. Today nobody can honestly claim that our civilisation is meeting … Continue reading

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Miscellany (Islam)

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger  Some time ago I wrote about the happy times, the times when we did not know what ramadan was, not to mention when it was. (It is a religious humbug and comes once … Continue reading

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Gullible Gillardistas

 …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger  I do not mean The Age, ABC and The Sydney Morning Herald ‘journalists’ who know very well what they are doing; they are simple Gillardistas. The gullible ones are the mostly brainless ALP … Continue reading

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Badges and guns

Steyn on the American governments disturbing para-militarized bureaucracy: As chairman of the House Homeland Security oversight subcommittee, [Jeff] Duncan (R-S.C.) toured a federal law enforcement facility in late May and noticed agents training with the semi-automatic weapons at a firing … Continue reading

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The world-wide attacks on the freedom of speech

…from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger  It is not only the duplicitous duo Conroy/Finkelstein here in Australia, but all over the world the socialists are on the offensive. It makes sense in view of the forthcoming economic collapse that … Continue reading

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habemus papam

from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger “Habemus papam” is the title of an Italian movie comedy first shown in 2011, which earned the director Moretti a Golden Palm nomination at that year’s Cannes Film Festival. It is about a … Continue reading

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from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger For a change, this has nothing to do with the forthcoming federal elections, since all the major parties worship the (electorally) golden calf of multiculturalism.  From Mark Steyn, 03-02-13 –  More genius jurisprudence … Continue reading

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Make love, not war

 …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger The pacifistic slogan of the sixties is now vigorously applied in the highest ranks of US military, beyond Timothy Leary wildest LSD dreams. Imagine how during the Islamic attack on camp Bastion Marine … Continue reading

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