Category Archives: Western Civilsation

The backlist of Dan Prawn – the Johnny Cash man

The History of Western Philosophy. Inspired by the book of the same name by Bertrand Russell. It morphs into the wonderful dialogue of Douglas Murray and John Anderson. Thanks and apologies to commentators, this is abbreviated to minimise the risk … Continue reading

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75 Years After Hitler, Another Naturalist Touts a Final Solution

David Attenborough warns that humans have ‘overrun the world’.

Posted in Politics of the Left, Western Civilsation | 47 Comments

From slap to slapdash in 24 hours

HAVING achieved the noteworthy feat on Tuesday of becoming the first Roman pontiff in history to slap a Chinese lady, Pope Francis made violence against women the theme of his New Year’s Day Mass homily on Wednesday. It’s not hard … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and a Happy Chanukah

Britain would not be Britain without its Jewish community. And we will stand with you and celebrate with you – at Chanukah and all year round. — Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) December 22, 2019 May love, peace and contentment be … Continue reading

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In the interests of reason and science, I reluctantly step in …

woman [ woo m-uh n ] noun, plural wom·en [wim-in]. 1. the female human being, as distinguished from a girl or a man. 2. an adult female person. Very simple. Or so you’d think. On the BBC’s “Your Questions Answered,” a caller … Continue reading

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Saving our civilisation

A bit on impeachment but for the moment mostly Brexit. DEMS CHARGE TRUMP WITH ABUSE OF POWER, OBSTRUCTION OF CONGRESS… ‘Scum’ at FBI Destroyed Lives… Meanwhile. UK VOTE DOWN TO THE WIRE POLLS TIGHT

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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool …

“People ask me questions about present situations in life, and I say, ‘I don’t know, I’m just an actor.’ I don’t have any opinions. Actors are pretty stupid. My opinion is not worth anything. There’s no controversy for me, so … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Western Civilsation | 24 Comments

“Enough, enough, let’s get this done”

It’s a real ad.

Posted in Politics, Western Civilsation | 39 Comments

Everyone’s a winner, baby

Turner Prize judges unanimously vote to give art award to all 2019 finalists.

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Enough Dope

Andrew Denton has made a bizarre pseudo-mercy dash to Queensland to demand that Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk introduce a bill to legalise euthanasia before the October 2020 state election. Denton says if the LNP wins office next year, such a law … Continue reading

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