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This is my little corner of cyberspace I have set aside for general rants, opinions and ideas. Some probably won’t make much sense, some might even be offensive, but they are my own thoughts and I can’t blame anything here on anyone else.

So, just what have I been going on about recently...

 

Goodbye 2016

[31 Dec 2016] So here we are at the cusp of a new year. A time to reflect on the year that has passed and to look forward to the year ahead. It is no exaggeration to say that 2016 has been an eventful year, with far too many celebrity deaths and some unexpected political upheavals.


Who is to blame?

[5 July 2016]  Last night I caught part of a documentary item in which members of the public talked about their reasons for voting OUT in the EU referendum. Once again, the focus of most people’s arguments was immigration. It seems that in most parts of the country you can’t get a job, a doctor’s appointment or a school place for your child because of EU migrants taking everything. [more...]


What next for GB?

[30 June 2016]  Europe and immigration are two issues that have plagued right-leaning folks of Britain for years. If only we could get rid of both, we would be “great” again. Although it looks like the anti-everyone-who-isn’t-us brigade have got their way in truth the referendum result has done little to smooth things over. If anything the cracks in our society are actually getting bigger and more dangerous.[more...]