Friday, April 29, 2005

US media portrayed the Iraqi elections as a triumph for democracy
Iraqis saw it as a vote to end the foreign occupation of their country


Monday, April 25, 2005

Jerusalem is at the centre of three of the world's major religions - i expect that's why it's such a violent place


love of money is the root of all evil?
try telling that to Cheyney and Halliburton


Friday, April 22, 2005

God's Rottweiler romps home at 5:1 in papal contest

not that i've got anything against transvestites, or Germans -
but popes... hmm...


Tuesday, April 19, 2005

Happy Bicycle Day (16th April)


1 in 4 US soldiers returning from Iraq are said to have a mental health problem. And what is the figure for Iraqi detainees released from US detention centres?


Saturday, April 16, 2005

the lunatics have taken over the asylum


Friday, April 15, 2005

vote Labour, get Blair - get Blair, get Bush


Wednesday, April 13, 2005

the US spends 30 times more on military strategies than on developmental help - if it was the other way round the world would be a safer place


Monday, April 11, 2005

The US and the UK are the world's two largest arms exporters
it's vital for their economies that the world does not run out of wars


Friday, April 08, 2005

"China would never pose a threat to any country" - Wen Jiabao

well it already poses a threat to a lot of Chinese people


Thursday, April 07, 2005

"a new dawn is breaking" - Tony Blair
yes - it shattered under the weight of New Labour spin


Monday, April 04, 2005

today is a day of mourning - my friend's pet gerbil died last night - ok, so he didn't live in a magnificent palace looked after by a troupe of Polish virgins, and he didn't wear fabulously embroided dresses, or ride around in bullet-proof limousines - but hey, we're all equal in the sight of God, right?


Sunday, April 03, 2005

Africa's share of the global economy has halved in the last 20 years - and people are still saying globalisation doesn't work - well it's working ok for the G8 countries


Saturday, April 02, 2005

the purpose of intelligence agencies is to provide justifications for government policies