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Another Three Years

Well the latest New Zealand general election is over and we did not get the result I really wanted. On the other hand, if you read my post from 2014-09-09 (“Pretty Relaxed, Except…”) you will see that I am not completely stressed about the outcome either. 464 more words


This is Why I Decided not to be a Grown Up

Some very exciting news to start off with:

So, I was doing laundry the other day and was getting all excited to put my clothes in the dryer. 490 more words


Anglican Church Fires the Wrong Guy!

What do you call a man who heads a major Christian denomination but who doubts the existence of God? Words like “fraud” or “charlatan” would probably come to mind. 1,911 more words


Congress Of The United States, American People.

Posted on September 20, 2014

by Jerry Alatalo

Why would President of the United States Barack Obama ask the United States Congress for $500,000,000 to train and arm men to overthrow Syria’s Bashar al-Assad, who was re-elected for a third term by Syrians in July with 88.7% of the vote? 3,324 more words

Earth Matters

Freedom hunts today

Today was Freedom’s turn to hunt. I took him out and galloped him a couple of times this week in preparation and figured he was as ready as he was going to be.  323 more words


A little pre-hunt excitement

It was a beautiful, cool morning — perfect for hunting. Zelda was obviously feeling a bit excited about the prospect of hunting, so I turned her out to get her sillies out. 89 more words


The Demise of the Nation State - Scotland on the Euphrates - By Uri Avnery

The Demise of the Nation State – Scotland on the Euphrates

20/09/14 –  Uri Avnery

TWO COUNTRIES competed this week for first place in news programs all over the world: Scotland and the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. 1,627 more words