I want to tell you about a series of books to which I have just been introduced by my friend Eric. The series is called Emperor and tells the story, via four novels, of the life of Julius Caesar. From young boy to Consul of Rome and beyond with Rome, Spain, Gaul, Britain and Greece as… Continue reading Emperor
Sometimes I feel the need to have my say. Usually I want to have a moan about the stupid stuff that goes on around me. I see or hear stuff on the news or read stuff in the papers but there is no clear way to have my say. Well, here is where I’m gonna… Continue reading Stuff
This makes sense….. NOT !!! 2 teenage delinquents damage a cross and write sexual and rascist comments in prayer books at Blackburn Cathedral. They are sentenced for this criminal act and the JP (chair of the bench) in his summation said ‘normal people would think that you were scum’ The clerk of the court chastised the… Continue reading Political Correctness Gone Mad … Again!!
Yet another instance of common sense being thrown out the window. Teacher Lynda May has been pursued through the courts for a matter which should have been dealt with by a local disciplinary review. What is truly breathtaking is the fact that the CPS felt that such an incident warranted the full weight of the… Continue reading When Will Common Sense Prevail
It has started again. The so-called weather experts are once again telling us to get ready for that long hot barbecue summer. Look what happened with last years barbecue summer and I thought the met office had abandoned long-range forecasts. According to the press, not only are they forecasting fine weather but they are daring… Continue reading Phantasy !!!
Thank god the courts have seen sense and banned the strike that was supposed to start today. I don’t know about you but I am sick to death of the way in which it is seen as OK to hurt the general populace just so you can get your way.