Nothing to see… move on.

When you wake up tomorrow thank the people on this list for allowing you to live, love and die in this free country. They did not wake on the morning that they died and say: “Let me die for my country today.” but each one died anyway and the least we can do is think […]

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The Slow Death of a Giant

It is hard to describe just how big a laughing stock the UK has become across the world. This once proud, strong country has become a democratic shambles and it has lost all sense of moral and political direction. In every country on this planet the UK’s turmoil and ineptitude is on the front page […]

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The Infected Conservatives

I sincerely hope that once we leave the EU there will be some deep soul searching by the Conservative Party and the conservative supporters. I don’t think that there is one person in the UK that thinks that the Brexit issue has been handled in a competent way. The vast majority of people probably believe […]

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The Post Modern Family

The Post Modern Family is a YouTube Channel that is hosted by a young family from America and it tells the story of how they experience life in the UK. It is funny, it can be serious and it is always warm of spirit… …but tonight’s video by The Post Modern Family made me sad. […]

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Letter To America

Dear American people, Some of you asked me about how we organise our political system in this small country of Northern Ireland… and the answer is: We don’t. Real politics died many years ago and there is no sign of it returning. You, Americans, are experiencing the same thing in your country. One of your […]

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My God – A leftie with principles.

My God, are they all crooks? Is every left wing politician on this planet a liar and manipulator and without principles? Soy Boy Trudeau, the Canadian Prime Minister, appoints the first first Indigenous person to the highest judicial position in the land and then Soy Boy Trudeau breaks the law by calling on her to […]

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Seriously? Could it happen?

Is it possible…. if she can do this and get a deal that can be signed off by the DUP, The ERG Group and the Conservative Party she would certainly fit into the ‘hero’ mould… and she might just make the Conservative Party electable again…. Deal or No Deal She is going to have a […]

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Sh sh sh shit talkin’

Brexit is not the problem…. mouths that are constantly open to spout faeces are.   Brexit should be a great opportunity to make the UK an even greater, stronger and more prosperous country….   …but these mouths and the things they say are almost certain to cause the UK’s economy to take a hit. They […]

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The Irish Language Act

This is the school that I went to as a child… there were times that I had to run to school to avoid getting attacked by French Canadian kids…. I was going to this school when our house was targeted with a ‘petrol bomb’ by the French Canadians and I went to this school after […]

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Queen’s Parade 27 years later.

I argued from the start (1993) that the Bangor Council should keep its nose out of the business world because everything that they would touch would take years to do and cost ten times…

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The Steady Decline of Journalism

The ‘once proud’ Belfast Newsletter is the perfect example of a liberal newspaper which has lost all sense of what journalism is about. Ever since they joined the ranks of The Guardian and The Independent they have suffered a serious decline in ‘interest’ and ‘readership’ but even now they are blind to their folly. No […]

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‘New Speak’

If someone steps out of line and says stupid or vile things… they are dumb… idiotic and should be shunned… but here you are again with the Police warning people to be “careful what they say or face court.” Just think of those words… “Be careful what you say or face court.” Those words should […]

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Yer all talk Lennon

For 22 years, day in day out, week in week out, I fought against corruption, the Council, the RUC, the PSNI, the Assembly and the pen pushers in government. It was a constant, stressful and intimidating struggle that I did with zero help. (Apart form the support of my loved ones and, at the rare […]

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EU – Power, gimme power…

The leader of the socialists in the EU… in other words:- The majority leader of the EU….  The leader of the socialists in the EU… in other words:- The majority leader of the EU….  7 seconds long and a couple of years ago….. but it explains everything that is hateful about the EU and their […]

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Alex Salmon – Rapist… and man.

I am an advocate of the death penalty… If a person goes out of their way to plot and kill someone then their life should be forfeited… I would accept a lesser penalty for murders that are committed in the spur of the moment… in some cases, but not all. For example, you can’t run […]

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The End of the UK Conservative Party

As an ardent conservative… …I believe that the Conservative Party have made such a mess of Brexit that their incompetence has demoralised a large group of soft conservatives who would vote for them… begrudgingly. These people will just shrug their shoulders at the next election and say to themselves… “Why should I bother?” If she […]

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Polls Don’t Answer People’s Questions… they corrupt

These professional polls are NOT designed to let us know what people think… they are designed to influence people in the way that the people presenting the poll want us to think… and to plant seeds that suit the pollsters ideology. It has been proven that the questions that people read in a poll STICK […]

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A perfect example of liberal tactics.

A perfect example of liberal tactics. Perfect. The tactics comes from a book written by a socialist. The instructions are: Accuse your enemy of doing exactly what you are doing. . Most of you won’t know this program… it’s called Murphy Brown… it’s just been cancelled. Trump supporter are being physically attacked viciously in almost […]

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Pitiful People

I honestly feel sorry the Conservative Party members who are defending this woman and her traitorous deal… they have to be on intravenous Imodium as they must be either be terrified of the woman or terrified of the result….. If they win… they will never see power again… and if they lose… they will never […]

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Why there must be NO second vote:

There is a very good reason that we must not have a second vote Mary Cernea – we are the bosses…. not the politicians or the media. We gave an order… not a suggestion… to the people who govern ‘for us’…. and that order was ‘leave the EU’ If the people who govern ‘for us’ […]

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Bangor’s Nightmare Fairytale

Bangor’s Fairytale…. Stephen Farry’s legacy…. a kiss-me-quick mess…. but…what they are cooking up now is probably worse…. In this mess they even wanted to remove the Queen’s name from the Queen’s Parade…. The Councillors really don’t understand Bangor….. Bangor is not Portrush and it’s not Newcastle…. Kiss-me-quick is dead and buried…. we need to move […]

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BBC Gloatfest of lies

This writer doesn’t exist…. this is a piece designed to sow seeds of mistrust in the Trump Whitehouse and create headlines… it is a lie from start to finish… it is just amazing how low the media will go to overturn an election they didn’t like… and how quickly the leftists BBC will place it […]

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Can She Do It?

I watched Prime MInister’s Question Time… Theresa May is very capable and never once looked to be on the defensive… the only signs of weakness that she showed were her over reactions to comments and insults. She was over-animated in her body language. It’s best not to react at all as that is a sign […]

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Corruption? What corruption?

The corruption of North Down Borough Council is one of the reasons that I have such support for Trump. Just like the USA and, just like Theresa May’s government, the local North Down Borough Council was ruled by an elite gang of self centred people (both Councillors and Officers) who did everything they could to […]

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The Greatest Man

This is Dad, yesterday. Dad (soon to be 99 years old) wants you to share this post as he wants to find out if he is the last of the Belfast 12 Mile Snipers. Also known as the 8th Belfast Antiaircraft Regiment. He is hoping that one or two may be left. Please share to […]

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Hatred Cloaked in Godly Words

This is pure and utter ignorance…. This is pure raw religious bigotry in it’s ugliest of forms. I am delighted that this kind of crazed religious fanaticism lives only in the hearts of the tiny minority of people. “If Protestantism continues to weaken and gives the impression of aloofness from controversy — perish the thought […]

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Coining It In

Chuffed…. I have just identified my old coin…. it is a James the Second Gun Money coin from 1689…. and as most of you are know, especially here in Northern Ireland, that the Gun Money coin was used by supporters of James the Second who met his fate at the Hands of William of Orange…. […]

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Belfast’s Heritage

In Malta they strip the old buildings and keep the facade just like this…. I have seen them rescue buildings like this time and time agin… it can be done. The problem is: do the owners have the wi££ to restore this building back to it’s heritage or is this just an opportunity to knock […]

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Che Guevara madness & sanity

Lucinda Creighton is former TD for the Dublin Bay South constituency is displaying some sanity over the Irish Governments’s beautification of a child killer.   She is a former Minister for European Affairs of Ireland, Council member of the European Council on Foreign Relations and Vice President of the European People’s Party.   “…..THE recent […]

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Worst Movie Ever ?!

A little light relief….. Warning…. I am serious… there is a major spoiler at the end of this review of Star Wars….. you have been warned. I went to see Rogue One, Star Wars 8,564, or some number like that… and it is the same plot, the same dialog and the same tired action scenes […]

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Bill Clinton Leaked E-mails.

What a bombshell. Much speculation and discussion in American news rooms across the USA over this latest breaking news… some are saying that he leaked the emails so that Hillary Clinton would not the destroy his legacy. Others are saying that Bill Clinton was careless about the women he let into his house and that […]

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A Slobbering Love Affair

Chris Mathews, an American news anchor, once said that “Listening to Obama speak gave him a thrill right up his leg.” Andrea Michell another American newscaster said that: “…he’s been more than our President. Time and again, he’s been our national poet.” and, of course, who could forget Gwyneth Paltrow gushing over Barack Obama and […]

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Mitt The Man

Mitt Romney, who ran for the Republicans last time, and lost, was probably one of the most compassionate, decent and finest men around. He was the kind of person you would love to know and is one of the kindest and most generous people in America… he not only gave of his money… he gave […]

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The Lies About Trump’s Lawsuits

Trump’s business is currently fighting 35 law suits…. (not 75 has the Left wing media states) remember he has 34,000 employees… Suing  is the American way… “There is a man in California who is currently taking McDonalds to court because they only gave him one napkin with his meal. So he expected more than one […]

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Trump Resigns

Yes, after hearing that the N.I. SLDP leader, Colin Eastwood, is boycotting the Whitehouse because Trump was elected. Trump has stated that it was too much to bear for America and is handing the Oval Office to Boris Johnston. Image depicts ColumnEastwood the SDLP (Social and Democratic Labour Party) leader carrying the coffin of an […]

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To hell with Americans

So what? Hillary had a private server…. big deal. Except that everyone is missing the point. The point is the contempt that Hillary Clinton has for the American people and the open dismissal of their rights. The people of the USA have a constitutional rights to see the workings of their government and Hillary Clinton […]

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The Times of Malta – Censorship

I feel sorry for the people of Malta…. this is their main newspaper and it is heavily censored…. and the Maltese people ONLY get to see what the editors wish them to see. The corruption of the media by the left is world wide.

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Trumped up Trump

I must rant. I am just sick to death of weak willed conservatives who blow in the wind with every trumped up Trump story. It sickens me to see Suso-conservatives spinning around with every liberal newspaper story. They are worse than liberals because they are so spineless and stupid that they actually believe the disgusting […]

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Using Humans

It is sad to see people deliberately use immigrants as a weapon in the EU Referendum debate. The U.K. expects better of their Prime Minister but that is exactly what David Cameron is doing to scare people into voting to remain with the socialists of Europe. He uses immigrants as a weapon. He spreads the […]

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Whilst The Eye Is Elsewhere

Whilst all our attention is turned on the horrors of the Islamic Jihadists there is a threat that is much more imminent on the edge of Europa… Russia. Russia is suffering. It’s economy is imploding. It’s leader is adored and the blame is falling on the West due to the sanctions. Oil prices are collapsing and […]

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Destroying John F Kennedy

John Fitzgerald Kennedy was a liberal. He, like so many of his peers in the 1960’s, were ‘old school’ liberals who loved the country, loved the democratic system and loved capitalism. Today’s liberal is ‘anti everything’ that John Fitzgerald Kennedy ever stood for. “I am not a liberal at all,” Kennedy once told the Saturday […]

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Queen’s Parade Feral Cats

Over the years there has been a steady build up of feral cats at Queen’s Parade in Bangor. One cat feeder has been diligently feeding them over the years. There are now between 60 to 70 feral cats on the Queen’s Parade site. Once the DSD took over the site last year I realised that […]

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In, Out. Shake it all about.

Time to move on…. not because I don’t want to keep on doing what I am doing but because it is impossible to do so, for many reasons: Ward Changes 1) The slicing of my ward in two removes 60% of the people who voted for me at the last election into the Copeland Ward. […]

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I’m In It For Myself.

Yes, that is the shocking confession that I need to make today. I am in it for myself and here are the many reasons why! It is hard to resist the £720 I bring home every month and I really could overdose on the abuse and stress that the Council brings me, I just love it that […]

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Business As Usual

I don’t think there is a single person in North Down that doesn’t realise that Bangor Town Centre is in need of some serious commercial investment. Everyone wants to see some more new shops, restaurants and entertainment venues. Bangor has some extremely good investment opportunities for commercial risk takers and one of those opportunities is […]

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To The Death?

David Cameron does not favour a press law of any kind and he is right. It is a brave thing for him to do as the Conservatives are constantly attacked by the left leaning press of the UK. In many ways the easiest thing that he could have done was to have  bent to the […]

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Stereo Typing and Scalping

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NDBC hosted an International Taste Fest to promote Community Relations.People, of different nationalities, would bring in samples of their food and whilst people tasted the food the people would discuss the aspect of Community relations it their country.Two girls were there. One was from Iran (A Sunni muslim) and the other from Iraq (a Shia […]

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Israeli Hate Mongering

So Erdogan, the Turkish Prime Minister, calls Zionism a ‘crime against humanity’ and the left use that as an excuse to attack Israel.  (CLICK HERE)No surprises there then?But what is this?John Kerry (The USA Secretary of State) says:“We not only disagree with it; we found it objectionable,” Kerry said. He added that he had raised the issue with Davutoglu “very directly” and said he would […]

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Time For a Re-think

Northern Ireland Loyalists need to start to remember that they are British because the Catholic population is keeping them British. The unionists will stay unionists only as long as the Catholic population wants to stay British. Besides being good for those loyalists that wish to stay British it is the right thing to do. For too long the unionist population has been set against the […]

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DDT & Death

This is how irresponsible environmentalists can kill and are still killing.Millions of Africa children have died since the ban of DDT.“Rachel Carson’s “Silent Spring” launched the modern environmental movement by spinning tales about the intricacy and inter-connectedness of ecosystems in a way that laypersons could grasp. This might have been good if it hadn’t been […]

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Ford Breaks Down

Have the Alliance Party totally lost it? Do they want this country in flames? What do they think they are doing? Acting as peacemakers?They seriously haven’t got a clue as to what the real world is like in Northern Ireland. They seem to live in some sort of hand holding, girl guide, boy scout, campfire […]

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Global Conning

Billions are being spent on global warming, but bit by bit the real truth is leaking out….. people must ask themselves why these things are being kept hidden from them by the politicians and the press and the left wing scientists… and why they have to leak out to give us the truth?A leaked report […]

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Moving Bangor Market

MOVING BANGOR MARKET TO THE FLAGSHIP – Severals posts have pointed out the benefits. But the negatives need to be looked at as well; A private concern so rent must be paid. Council cannot pay rent to a private landlord for commercial businesses to use. (Not allowed) But even if it were, the issue would […]

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Sacrifice

Real human beings, real lives, real sacrifices.“The commander of a policewoman killed when her patrol car was struck by a stolen 4×4 said he and fellow officers were devastated at the loss of a colleague they all loved.Pc Philippa Reynolds, 27, from the Greater Belfast area, died when the unmarked car she was travelling in […]

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Boring Boris

I am beginning to dislike this man more and more…. and I used to be a huge fan.1,500 dog attacks in London = result no law changes.3 Fox attacks in the past 3 years and Boris wants to kill them.The problem is that this has nothing to do with fox attacks…..it is all to do […]

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Stinky Double Standards

Bangor Town Centre – Remember I placed a Notice of Motion in front of the Council about 5 or 6 months ago asking for a Town Centre Team to be established? Well at that time they voted against it, almost unanimously. “Too many committees” “committee fatigue” “too many talking shops” “we have a committee in […]

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Don’t Fence Me In

A Council committee discussed the new fence that the DSD is paying for down at the boat yard in Bangor…. The cost of this fence is beyond belief! I cannot give the exact price as the meeting was held in secret, although on thinking about it I cannot figure out why it was held in […]

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Unionist Unity Council

I was privileged to be invited along to the first ever Unionist Forum last night. All of the heads of the various unionist families were there and a detailed and united discussion took place, covering many of the issues that concern all unionists. Unlike many meetings, that I have attended over the years, this meeting […]

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Protestors Arrested

I have a serious unease about the arrest of Jamie Bryson and Willie Frazer. (I know nothing of the third arrest) I think it is a misguided and ill-timed political decision that may have serious implications for the peace.This is yet another game by Sinn Fein, who are using the Chief Constable as a foil, […]

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PSNI Good or Bad

It is a known fact that in any body of people that you will find some bad apples. That applies to the PSNI, The Army, The Air Force, The Salvation Army… any body of people.Some studies put a figure on the problem or a percentage…. but it doesn’t matter. The PSNI are highly trained body […]

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Bangor Protest

I was down at the protest at Bangor Police station tonight. I met a lot of good people. They were not the crazy fanatics that some of the media portray them to be.They were decent, articulate citizens who are concerned about people’s rights and some of the political decisions that have been made by the […]

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Protests and Static Assemblies

Some people believe, incorrectly in my opinion, that it is against the law to call for a protest. I believe that to be incorrect but I wish to confirm my thoughts. Because some of the protests resulted in violence does not mean that we should all be afraid to protest or call for a protest… […]

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Peace 3 Problems

At the last Council meeting I warned the Councillors to not be complacent about the protests, which are sweeping Bangor, and to ‘not’ ignore them. I also wrote to them privately about a proposed protest which may have the effect of damaging Bangor’s reputation across the UK and perhaps even across the world. After my […]

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Town Centre Rates Mess

Empty shops do not pay rates. This encourages the landlord to sit on the property and wait for entrepreneurs to come along that will pay their high rents. Meanwhile the shop sits as an asset on their books. But (because rates are to pay for locals services) an empty shop does not use services it […]

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Beans, Waffles and Porky Pies

Did you know that times are so tough in the Council Chamber that there has been a moratorium placed on apple pie being served at the tea break!? If that is not a full on scandal then I don’t know what is? But can I ask your readers to dry their tears because the Council […]

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Global Warming, Oops naughty not allowed.

Sorry we are no longer allowed to say Global Warming is has to be Climate Change. Laframboise’s book “The Delinquent Teenager Who Was Mistaken for the World’s Top Climate Expert” calls that into question. The book names nearly half a dozen lead authors involved in the IPCC’s reports over the years who were barely out of […]

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Blind Eyes and Shiny Egos

The PSNI and North Down Council wanted the DRD Roads to turn a blind eye to the dangers of the new taxi rank and remove the double yellow lines. The DRD Roads have refused as it would be a danger to road users. The PSNI and North Down Council want the Traffic Wardens to turn a […]

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Who are the Occupy Movement

Banks and politicians have screwed up. Yes. Let’s destroy democracy to fix the problem. Don’t think that that is the goal of the Occupy movement???… have a look at their supporters… and there are move to come….. Communist Party USA American Nazi Party Ayatollah Khamenei, Supreme Leader of Iran Barack Obama The government of North […]

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Obama Loves Israel……

The ~Israelis just love being lied too….

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Animal Circuses – It’s time to go! (Written appx. 1997/8)

No doubt you will all have seen the circus posters which now adorn our Borough and you are probably considering taking your children to see the funny clowns and happy animals. Before you get your cash card out to witness this spectacular event could I ask you to consider three things; 1) Where those animals […]

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