Here’s to the Freaks; here’s to the future!

Here’s to boys who like boys, girls who like girls and men who like to wear dresses. Here’s to the woman who doesn’t want to look like an anorexic stick insect from some vile fashion magazine and who knows she is the equal of any man. Here’s to those who don’t have any interest in … Continue reading Here’s to the Freaks; here’s to the future!

Love is all, the rest ain’t worth a damn…

Life…is a random, cacophonous noise full of screaming and shouting and things that glitter and shine but turn out to be not what they seem.       In all that distracting, attention-seeking noise there is only one indisputable constant: Love. For only Love has true and enduring value.       Success and wealth are fabulous, but they … Continue reading Love is all, the rest ain’t worth a damn…

UK General Election – predictions and outcomes

The UK general election is sooooo easy to call its hardly worth expending the time typing but...here we go. It's simple... 1. Massive Tory majority. 2. Labour lose 80 -100 seats. 3. Lib-Dems (aka The Illiberal Non-Democrats) end up with slighy less seats in parliament than the paltry number they already have. Why make the … Continue reading UK General Election – predictions and outcomes

When God and The Devil were Friends

"The first thing you need to know about God and The Devil was that they were not always daggers drawn at opposite ends of the spiritual spectrum, so to speak. Indeed, in the beginning there was the light, and there was God and there was The Devil. And God and The Devil were great friends … Continue reading When God and The Devil were Friends

Slavery in America. Still Legal!

Strange but true — slavery is still legal in America. You see, whilst the 13th Amendment supposedly abolished it throughout the USA in 1865, it left one handy little loophole; slavery would remain legal where it served “as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted”. Ever since then, successive American administrations and … Continue reading Slavery in America. Still Legal!

How Porn Built The Internet

Porn tends to be a fairly polarizing subject. Lots of people like to criticize it on supposed ‘moral’ grounds. I’ve never got that myself, I don’t see why porn should be singled out for particular moral opprobrium. I personally consider it to be a damn sight more moral than many other ‘mainstream’ activities of the … Continue reading How Porn Built The Internet

‘A Government of the millionaires, by the millionaires, for the millionaires’

Way back in 1863 Abraham Lincoln gave his famed 'Gettysburg Address'. In it he described 'a government of the people, by the people, for the people'. Great words. But words are all they were. Fast forward 250 years or so and those famous words have now mutated into 'government of the millionaires, by the millionaires, … Continue reading ‘A Government of the millionaires, by the millionaires, for the millionaires’