On murderous madmen.


The tragic events of last week in Norway do give you pause for thought. How could anyone do that and especially to defenseless young people? Does it say something about us all? Are we all capable of doing something like that? The answer is no and that’s not just my subjective opinion, it’s a fact. … Continue reading

You gotta have a sense of humour …


You look at stuff and you wonder. Maybe you don’t, maybe a lot of people don’t, maybe they never do. Well, I do. I suppose it’s just me being an awkward cuss but at this stage in the game, I’m pretty reconciled to that. You are what you are, so just chaw down and get … Continue reading

Words of wisdom from the Goracle of Helpme.


Al’s fallen on hard times. Long gone are the days of the $100,000 appearance fee at speaking engagements. Most of that all went into that Chicago Carbon Exchange thingy which didn’t turn out to be such a smart investment after all. Anyway, you can’t keep a good man down so he’s working on a comeback … Continue reading

The Al Gore Climate Reality Event : A call to arms.


There’s an interesting proposal being made at Anthony Watt’s site WUWT to fight the upcoming Al Gore Climate Reality Event scheduled for Sept. 14th 2011. In essence, it suggests setting up a central resource which will contain quotes by global warming high priests. What’s being called for is your participation in digging out appropriate quotes with … Continue reading

Internet Security 3: The Worst Sort Of Predator.


This is a nasty, distasteful and distressing area to post a topic on but if it saves the happy childhood of one kid, it’ll be worth it. If you’re a parent, which I am, anything like this is tough going but I’d encourage you to read on. I think it was Will Rogers who said … Continue reading

Another body floats by.


The Japanese have a proverb; if you sit by the river long enough, you will see the body of your enemy float by. In the year and a half since climategate, it’s been happening with increasing frequency. The latest one is a main stream media (MSM) journalist called Johann Hari who works at the Independent … Continue reading