Odds ‘n’ Ends

nolanimrod on February 23rd, 2015

A friend sent me an email pur­port­ing to show some recently declas­si­fied aer­ial phở­tos from 9–11. I looked at it a while and then for some rea­son started think­ing about Barack Obama’s relent­less IT’S NOT ISLAM cam­paign and Dr. Seuss’ Sam I Am. That got me started search­ing the key­board for rhyming cou­plets and sent the […]

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nolanimrod on February 8th, 2015

At least we tried (viz: The Inlaws)

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nolanimrod on February 8th, 2015

Income Inequal­ity revealed to be an ele­ment of the Napoleonic Wars.

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nolanimrod on January 29th, 2015

Crikey! When the Eng­lish don’t under­stand Eng­lish per­haps we had all bet­ter just press 2 (oprima los dos) and have done with it. From today’s Tele­graph: The fighter plane was dis­cov­ered almost per­fectly pre­served in 2012 in the mid­dle of the West­ern Desert. It had crashed in 1942 and there was evi­dence that its loan pilot, […]

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