Category Archives: absurdity

Ceci n’est pas une tiranny

From Die Deutsche Wirtschaft Nachrichten we get this cheerful news: EU wants to regulate cultivation of fruit and vegetables in gardens The European Commission wants to impose on farmers and gardeners in the future the use of unit seed. Old … Continue reading

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About that Nobel peace price

The EUnion today was awarded the Nobel peace price. Just like Yasser Arafat and Al Gore before them (ooh, and don’t forget the Obama). It is beyond parody. But instead of going off into another tiresome rant, I am going … Continue reading

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Tonight I was treated to an episode of ‘Knevel and van de Brink’ featuring a YouTube video (which I won’t favour with a link) of a set ‘new Dutch’ sexually harassing and taunting a girl of 12-13 years old. I … Continue reading

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Forging ahead regardless

From John Ward at The Slog: Turks to get same rights in Europe’s economy as EU residents. The Slog has obtained sight of an official Brussels Commission document which, while not confidential, has not as far as I can tell … Continue reading

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Tolerance that is not

One really has to read it to believe it: Dante’s Divine Comedy ‘offensive and should be banned’. It is a world-renowned work of literature and one of the foundation stones of the Italian language, but Dante’s Divine Comedy has been … Continue reading

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Whom the Gods wish to destroy…

… they first make mad. From Zerohedge: $10 TRILLION Liquidity Injection Coming? Credit Suisse Hunkers Down Ahead Of The European Endgame [B]oth S&P and now Fitch expect Greece to default on March 20 (just to have the event somewhat “priced … Continue reading

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A nation hitting rock bottom

Presented without further comment: Television cannibalism stunt goes global. Newspapers and broadcasters from around the world have picked up on a Dutch television stunt in which two presenters claim to eat a small piece of each other’s flesh. The show, … Continue reading

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A mouthful of Islam

And here I thought the Dutch Protestant Churches were in a bad way. From across the Small Pond, in the UK, His Grace reports on a Christmas service held at Royal Holloway College, in the University of London. The service … Continue reading

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Europe’s great problem

In Elsevier today well-known opponent of radical islam and professor of international law, Afshin Ellian had a magnificent op-ed (NL). I am reproducing a translation in full below. There are many points that have been made here and elsewhere. But … Continue reading

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Wilders trial: On to the UN

Today it emerged (NL) that three of the co-plaintiffs in the previous iterations of the Wilders trial, under the tutelage of that eminently scholarly lawyer Ties Prakken, will file a complaint against the state of the Netherlands with the UN. … Continue reading

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