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Log Splitter – 1, Walrus – 0 and Comment On Health Care.

Australian “Fiddleback” red gum timber is very hard, brittle and has a beautiful convoluted grain similar to Walnut burl. It is also excellent winter fuel, burning very hot and leaving very little ash. This is why my stepson and I … Continue reading

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Brother Against Brother, Father Against Son By Walrus.

This is sad but predictable, a son informs on his father to the FBI. The father is allegedly a Capitol demonstrator. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/teenager-hiding-capitol-riots-jackson-reffitt-b1792474.htmlhttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/teenager-hiding-capitol-riots-jackson-reffitt-b1792474.html This child identified as a social justice warrior and has destroyed his family. My opinion is that identity … Continue reading

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The Great Experiment V.2.0 By Walrus

"The establishment of our new Government seemed to be the last great experiment for promoting human happiness." – George Washington, January 9, 1790 "If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face — … Continue reading

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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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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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