Well, the Americans have something to cheer however briefly. The corpse photos are out. I see the point, after all there are plenty of people here who don’t really believe in scientific proofs – but it’s a tad barbaric. Why not stick their heads on a pole and parade them through the streets of Baghdad..that’s…Read More US raid for Saddam’s sons
This is an act of god-like genius.Read More Under the Eiffel Tower – Watch the vid
Now that’s just plain un-AmericanRead More Neat little blog..
Beirut Calling blogged a very interesting story concerning that US/Syrian frontier incident…here it is.. EXCLUSIVE: U.S. Syria raid killed 80 By RICHARD SALE, UPI Intelligence Correspondent Depicted by the Pentagon as a mere border skirmish, the June 18 strike into Syria by U.S. military forces was, in fact, based on mistaken intelligence and penetrated more…Read More So that’s what happened on the Syrian border…
It didn’t take long for the government’s line of attack to become obvious after the death of Dr Kelly, and it could hardly have been more depressing, more unworthy or more dishonest. The strategy is obviously to whip up a BBC-bashing campaign in the Murdoch press, always willing to have a pop at their oh-so-inconvenient…Read More The fix is in….
Is an excellent blog. Welcome to my Blogs of Distinction.Read More Beirut Calling..
“There goes another pesky journalist!”Read More Picture of the day
As is well known, all scandals are given a designation ending in -GATE in much the same way as tropical cyclones are given names and US invasions are given codenames according to where they occur. (Ops. DESERT SHIELD, DESERT STORM, DESERT FOX – all Iraq, Ops. INFINITE REACH and INFINITE JUSTICE were both Afghanistan. In…Read More Which “-Gate” will this one get?
The NEF’s basic idea is that when a public authority of any kind has a capital project on, they could form a mutual pension fund to finance it. The members would sign up and pay in their pension contributions + employer contributions and the like, and the fund would build the project and lease it…Read More That pensions thing
Well, it would appear there are two B727s making the news…PPRuNe link…..but it appears from the next page of the thread that it’s all over. The aircraft was apparently sold to a new owner after its repossession – who knew nothing of its dodgy and dramatic past. Haven’t we all met people like that! It…Read More That 727 story – update