BlogRandom Notes - Idle Thoughts
If viewed through the prism of Dante’s Inferno, the Democrats are straddled somewhere between the circles of limbo, violence, fraud and treachery and hopefully, about to get totally incinerated.
Why not just get on with your miserable lives and stop trying to blame your narrow, pathetic existence and circumstances on everything and everyone else.
Woolworths (no longer Woolies so much as Wokies) decided not to sell Oz Day merch after advice from their very own, in-house 𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐨𝐮𝐬 𝐀𝐝𝐯𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐫𝐲 𝐆𝐫𝐨𝐮𝐩. Or if you like, their very own 𝐢𝐧-𝐡𝐨𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐯𝐨𝐢𝐜𝐞
Listening to the the Ben Shapiro Elon Musk interview earlier this morning and Musk’s comments about how the DEI doctrine was like something from a George Orwell book, it suddenly occurred to me that an earlier author, William Shakespeare in another context, was onto...
Disease X was a main talking point at last weeks World Economic Forum in Davos. In a case of the adage or doctrine of, “𝐧𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐫 𝐥𝐞𝐭 𝐚 𝐜𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐬 𝐠𝐨 𝐭𝐨 𝐰𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐞” they were positively salivating over the prospect of it being unleashed. To get an understanding of their alacrity...
Think, the CCP “𝐚 𝐬𝐦𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐩𝐚𝐭𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐠𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲 (𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐢𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐲) 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐬 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐨𝐥 𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐫 𝐚 𝐬𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐞𝐭𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐧𝐨𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐥 𝐩𝐞𝐨𝐩𝐥𝐞”.
It’s amazing, even admirable, how with lightening speed the left attempts spin everything through the lens of race even when the original infraction was nothing to do with race. What’s being attempted is the creation of a narrative couched in victimhood.
The words racist, genocide and misogynist for example, have been so overused they have lost their impact and been rendered meaningless to such a point that the terms are almost warn as a badge of pride because they demonstrate that their argument is empty of substance and just undergraduate and infantile name calling and invective.
This all leads back to Joe Biden. Biden dismantled the crippling sanctions imposed on Iran by Trump. Biden further enabled Iran by resurrecting the Obama JCPOA deal that Trump had cancelled. From there the story tells the itself. It’s not complicated — Iran enables...
In addition to my usual Random Notes yesterday I introduced a new concept of what’s known as “the elevator or penthouse pitch”. That is, explaining something or selling an idea in the time it takes to travel with someone from the ground floor to the penthouse.