Category Archives: China

Batting for England

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  13 October 2018 “It’s a funny kind of month October. For the really keen cricket fan … Continue reading

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Oklahoma!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  19 March 2018 NO, NO, OKLAHOMA! לֹא תִּרְצָח The last time Oklahoma hogged the global limelight – … Continue reading

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Bad losers

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  8 March 2018 “Elections change nothing.” Pronunciamento attributed to the then German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble … Continue reading

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Protection money: Don Corleone

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  29 April 2017 Potus is sitting in the Oval Office, complaining of his workload and wondering … Continue reading

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Lost at sea

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  US ARMADA DISORIENTED IN ORIENT 25 April 2017 You gotta laugh. It’s about all you can … Continue reading

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Anyone for Uruguay?

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  25 May 2015 CONTRA SPEM “Tout le malheur des hommes vient de l’espérance.” Assertion by Albert … Continue reading

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Η ελπίδα έρχεται

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  Reminder: At the end of our post Grecian urns on 20 January 2015, we listed a … Continue reading

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