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Mad Social Engineering Projects

After the French government cancelled the fuel price hikes, why are the Yellow Vests still rioting? They don’t seem to know themselves: The founder of the “yellow vest” revolt said it had become a dangerous “dog without a leash” prey … Continue reading

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The World Turned Upside Down

Today is the 55th anniversary of the assassination of John F Kennedy. It was one of those days – like 9/11 – when you can remember exactly where you were and what you were doing when you heard the news. … Continue reading

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One Hundred Years On

I grew up in post-war Britain. London was full of bomb sites: gaps in terraces of houses, or whole areas of rubble, which were only slowly being rebuilt. I grew up alongside the post-war generation. The war had no direct … Continue reading

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Hate Doesn’t Hurt

Walt‘s pulled up something interesting: Here you go. If you live in Yorkshire and someone hurts your feelings by waving the air or fake coughing when they see you smoke, you can now sic the cops on them. (I wonder … Continue reading

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Strange Ideas

Who knew? People have been eating meat for hundreds of thousands of years. And now we’re told that it’s killing us: Sky-high sin taxes on meat have been branded “inevitable” in Britain after a study asserted that the move could … Continue reading

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Fighting Evil

Tobacco Control defines itself as fighting against tobacco, which it regards as the greatest single evil in the world, and the cause of more or less all disease – cancer, heart disease, lung disease, and every other disease as well. … Continue reading

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Mad Macron

Insider: French President Emmanuel Macron is doubling down on his climate agenda. He told the UN General Assembly Tuesday that he’ll no longer make trade deals with countries that aren’t in the Paris Agreement. (The only country that hasn’t gotten on … Continue reading

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