Totalitarian Britain: Big Brexit Lies!


 Britain is on the verge of leaving the EU on October 31st with or without a deal from the EU. Without a deal though means trading on WTO (World Trade Organisation) terms. Our government is being attacked from all sides however with the mantra of "there is no mandate for no deal" and the usual … Continue reading Totalitarian Britain: Big Brexit Lies!

Totalitarian Britain: State Capture is nigh!


Unionism appears to be sleepwalking into oblivion and the UK, once admired around the world for an understated but comfortably unifying Britishness that was inclusive, outward-looking, tolerant and ultimately pragmatic, now presents an ugly picture." Gordon Brown, Labour Prime Minister 2008-2010 I never thought I'd agree with anything from an ex Labour prime minister, especially … Continue reading Totalitarian Britain: State Capture is nigh!

Totalitarian Britain “C’est la bullshit!”


I have quite a few friends in France, mostly winemakers, who are concerned about the effect of Brexit on their business. But, who do they blame .......... President Microman! But I have news for them, and for all those totalitarians in our parliament who are trying their damnedest to undermine our democracy through lies, lies … Continue reading Totalitarian Britain “C’est la bullshit!”

Why don’t I just kill myself? Nihilism?


Nihilistic thoughts in a French wine bar! There's nothing like a wine bar in France to bring out the philosopher in us all, especially if it's named after the great French philosopher, monk, doctor, satirist and author ……… Rabelais, even to the extent of philosophising about “doing my country a favour and killing myself”. Is … Continue reading Why don’t I just kill myself? Nihilism?

A Brexiteer Bastille Day


Wandering around Chinon yesterday, July 14th, a day when French people celebrate their freedom from oppression, I captured this photo of Geoff, a bar owner in the town centre reading The Brexiteer newspaper. I asked him what he most liked about it and he said "it's free for democrats..... so that means non-democrats must pay!" … Continue reading A Brexiteer Bastille Day