“RESPONSIBILITY” – no such word as far as British parents are concerned, eh?

In the UK fifty or sixty years ago the average parent would have been mortified if their children got into serious trouble with the police or authorities, or indeed caused any kind of mayhem in their community. Oh yes some of the kids did it, but mostly naughty things (like knocking on peoples doors) rather […]

Hero, Brave, Coward, Antihero – where do you fit in?

               Victoria Cross>>>George  Cross>>>White Feather We are being faced these days with the spectacle of people being exterminated or publically murdered in Syria & Iraq, by a fanatical religious evil band of Islamic extremist terrorists (ISIS) – innocents killed simply because of their ethnicity or religion, and journalists & aid-workers thrown in to […]

WARS – when is the next one? Bring it On. NOT!

Tomb of the Unknown Solder >>>>>WARNING – WARS MAY DAMAGE YOUR HEALTH! >>>>>>WW1 1916 Well, we in Britain know all about Wars – we are a Country that has been in quite a few in our time. We started a very long time ago of course so we are good at it, and our records […]

The Word Cup 2022 in Qatar – what skulduggery went on and what chicanery is going on now?

Proposed venues Ash Shamal, Al Khor, Lusail, Umm Salai, Al Rayyan, Doha, Al Wakrah One of the Doha stadiaQatar Bid Logo 2009 Spain winners of World Cup 2010 in South Africa The football world was gobsmacked when three tears ago Sepp Blatter announced in Zurich that the 2022 World Cup (the 22nd) would be held […]