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Hot Wars and Cold Wars

Do wars ever end? These days I see myself as a soldier in a war. Which war? The war on smoking and tobacco. There are a lot of these sorts of wars under way. There’s also a war on alcohol. … Continue reading

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Anxiety and Stress

It was very sunny a couple of days back, and driving past my local pub, I noticed that there was someone sat outside in the sun. Perhaps it was warm enough to sit outside, even if it was mid-February? So … Continue reading

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The Looming European Civil War

I have no idea what’s happening with Brexit. I read yesterday that Parliament had voted a) against a No Deal ‘hard’ Brexit, and b) against any delayed Brexit. But I also read that neither vote tied the hands of the … Continue reading

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Posted without comment. James Delingpole: Grab Your Yellow Vest – Britain Is Headed for Dirty War Officially we’re not supposed to speculate on the civil disorder which might ensue if parliament succeeds in its campaign to thwart Brexit. When Transport … Continue reading

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The Smokiest Country in the World

The war on smoking is a cultural war. It’s got nothing to do with health. The war on obesity is also a cultural war. That’s got nothing to do with health either. And the war on carbon dioxide is another … Continue reading

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Civil War in Europe

James Delingpole: “Civil war is coming to Europe,” a German city politician told me this week. The gist of his argument: It is a simple, observable truth that most of our governing class – at every level, from the supranational … Continue reading

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A Chilling Tweet

I had a phone call this morning, A recorded pseudo-voice told me: “Your internet access will be terminated today. To fix the problem, please press 1.” And I hung up. So if I don’t manage to publish this post, you’ll … Continue reading

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