BlogRandom Notes - Idle Thoughts
If it’s not your outrageous, skyrocketing electricity bill in through the letterbox at the front door it’s your gas connection cut off at the back door. And all for the sake of the very real conspiracy theory of the climate hoax.
They remind me of the Marlon Brando character, Johnny in the 1953 movie, The Wild One and the exchange between Mildred and Johnny:- “Hey Johnny wat are you rebelling against ? To which Brando’s character responds “Whaddya you got”?
Many of us have been saying the same thing for many decades. That is that the end result of tolerance to it logical conclusion is that eventually you tolerate and appease your own existence, out of existence. As Winston Churchill put it, “..𝐀𝐧 𝐚𝐩𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞𝐫 𝐢𝐬 𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐰𝐡𝐨 𝐟𝐞𝐞𝐝𝐬 𝐚 𝐜𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐨𝐝𝐢𝐥𝐞 — 𝐡𝐨𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐢𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐞𝐚𝐭 𝐡𝐢𝐦 𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐭..”
The Arab idiom about the Camels nose under the tent is a way of describing how once you allow a camel to stick its nose under the tent flap, the face, the neck and all the rest will eventually follow end up inside the tent.
A family of four. Two young children, a boy and a girl, six and eight years old. They sat at their breakfast table and were made to watch as their father had his eyes gouged out in front of them. Then someone cut off their mother’s breast. The same savages turned then...
𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐫𝐮𝐭𝐡 𝐢𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐰𝐞 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐮𝐥𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐢𝐧 𝐦𝐚𝐠𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐤𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐨𝐨 𝐥𝐨𝐧𝐠, 𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐬𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐦𝐲𝐭𝐡𝐬 𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐫 𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐬𝐡 𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬.
𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐦. 𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐢𝐦𝐦𝐢𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧. 𝐀𝐧𝐝 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐚 𝐡𝐨𝐬𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐢𝐬𝐬𝐮𝐞𝐬. 𝐈𝐧 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐡𝐮𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐫 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬, 𝐰𝐞 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐠𝐨𝐭𝐭𝐞𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐧𝐨𝐭 𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐛𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐞𝐫.
𝐍𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐢𝐬 𝐩𝐚𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐬𝐞𝐥𝐟-𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐮𝐥𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞. 𝐋𝐞𝐭’𝐬 𝐡𝐨𝐩𝐞 𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐚𝐤𝐞-𝐮𝐩 𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐰𝐞 𝐬𝐨 𝐝𝐞𝐬𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐥𝐲 𝐧𝐞𝐞𝐝…”
The reason America and the West haven’t won anything since the first Iraq war in 1990 is because they haven’t used an overpowering response due to media pressure and a skewed media bias particularly media these days beamed directly into your home or devices in living colour 24/7.
In less than three years under Joe Biden, Russia has invaded Ukraine, China’s on the prowl and stalking Taiwan and now the Middle East is on fire teetering on the edge of a full blown conflagration with Israel about to take on and try to defenestrate Hamas from the charnel house that is Gaza.
People are metaphorically, being dunked, drowned and burnt at the stake, or otherwise ostracised from polite company and having their careers trashed for either holding or in the case of Graham Linehan and JK Rowling liking or retweeting a post or otherwise speaking out or holding heterodox views that run counter to the approved and authorised narrative.
Well, most normal people could see this coming at the time. They knew from even the most recent history and using France and England as a couple of test cases, how it would end but the supposed educated elite, were then and are now, totally oblivious.. The annoying...