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Hallelujah! Assange Extradition Rejected By Walrus

Word just in that the Assange extradition request has been rejected.  HRC must be spitting chips. Maybe, just maybe, Journalists might now show some spine. This could be, in Churchill's words,  the end of the beginning in the fight against … Continue reading

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“To Sullivan” – The GAGA Dictionary By Walrus.

Friends, herewith the first entry in what I have termed "The GAGA Dictionary". I name it the GaGa for no reason. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ "To Sullivan", adjective; to use a judicial position to persecute an individual beyond any pretext of administering justice. … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget By Walrus.

It's Remembrance Day today – a beautiful spring morning with storms and rain forecast later today. Lest we forget those who sacrificed themselves – gave up their springtimes so that you and I could enjoy ours. My poppies are late … Continue reading

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CSS Shenandoah In Melbourne, 1865, By Walrus.

(CSS Shenandoah burning whalers in the Bering Sea) The confederate raider CSS Shenandoah visited Melbourne in the colony of Victoria in 1865. She was berthed within a hundred yards of where I keep my yacht today. Despite Britain declaring itself … Continue reading

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An Apology To U. S. Special Forces By Walrus.

TV and movies present an image of U.S. special forces of all varieties as being the most aggressive in the world and not particularly concerned about legalities, Geneva Conventions etc. This is an article of faith among left wingers world … Continue reading

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Musick has Charms to sooth a savage Breast, To soften Rocks, or bend a knotted Oak.” – Walrus.

The title is a quote from a play by Congreve (1697). Despite their politics, which I think go with the territory, there are wonderful American singers and musicians that the whole world has grown to love and I would like … Continue reading

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Music – An Escape From This Crazy World By Walrus.

After listening to what passes for a Presidential Debate yesterday, as well as the overwhelming quantity of fake news, it is necessary to cleanse the mind of this rubbish and try and focus on what is important in life. In … Continue reading

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Facebook Considered Harmful By Walrus.

I believe I have found the enabler of the coming civil war. ================================================= Thank you, Chairpersons Pallone and Schakowsky, for inviting me to speak today.When I started working in technology, my hope was to build products that brought people together … Continue reading

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies By Walrus.

As if there isn’t enough uncertainty in the forthcoming elections, Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died. May she rest in peace. There is talk of a recess appointment since there is no way Congress will facilitate a Presidential nomination through normal … Continue reading

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Ambush Shooting Of Police In L.A. By Walrus.

I hope the general community rallies in support of two Police deputies ambushed and shot in Los Angeles. Failure to support the police in this matter will have a negative effect on what I will call “lower socioeconomic economic … Continue reading

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