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Maybe later; not yet and not now


Literally: old – now – nothing – pair

Alternately: Something is unmatched from the past to the present. A quality (often, but not always, greatness) is unequaled at any time in history, right up to the present moment. 84 more words


The Never-Ending Liberal Temper Tantrum and the Return of Patriotism

I’m a Yankee Doodle Dandy
A Yankee Doodle, do or die
A real live nephew of my Uncle Sam
Born on the Fourth of July…

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National Myths

In the early 2000s, Indians came to the halting realization that we could actually compete (at least in some fields) on a global stage. This new found confidence resulted in a flowering of self-congratulatory nationalist (and jingoist) literature often written by people who had little to actually do with the improved competitiveness. 708 more words


Trump's America VS The Nigerian Nomad

I have to apologise for the slightly inaccurate clickbait. Donald Trump hadn’t won the election yet, but American Customs decided to make life hard for me anyway. 710 more words

My 30 Day Writing Challenge

Why It's Time The Indian Media Ended Its War On China

Not a shot has been fired across the India-China border since 1962, but the Indian media’s China “war” never quite ended. Border “skirmishes” and Chinese “intrusions” into Indian territory still dominate the coverage of China by Indian newspapers and television channels more than half a century on. 6 more words


The Call of War

Smash the fascists in World War II and become a Soviet hero!
A New Online Strategy about the Second World War
Tank battles, naval and air war fought on historical maps!
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