There will be blood.


I’ve been a blogger for a number of years, and have occasionally been asked why I do it by the few people who know that I do, or can connect me to the Pointman persona I habitually blog under. I always give them the same answer; I want my voice to be heard because so … Continue reading

If we don’t keep those blacks on the plantation, we’re finished.


If you play the politics of colour, a hopelessly biased media has only one slant on it, and that is supposed to be the only approved one as well. If you aren’t white, you have to vote left-wing to escape your victimhood, otherwise you’re Uncle Tomming, and if you’re white and haven’t been guilt tripped … Continue reading

The incurable condition of parenthood.


This year my youngest son attempted to run the London marathon again. It was his second go at it. The first one two years ago ended as I dreaded it would. Love him though I do, and dearly, he’s not a graceful athlete, none of them are because they took no interest in playing sports … Continue reading

Who’s actually running this game?


I’ve said on previous occasions that although Trump habitually likes to seize the initiative in surprising ways when confronted by problems, he’s actually more of a long-term planner. He understands that some problems have a quick fire tactical solution, but other problems have what can only be called inertia. They need patience and can’t be … Continue reading