January 30, 2009

Barack Obama inauguration: this Emperor has no clothes, it will all end in tears

'This will end in tears. The Obama hysteria is not merely embarrassing to witness, it is itself contributory to the scale of the disaster that is coming. What we are experiencing, in the deepening days of a global depression, is the desperate suspension of disbelief by people of intelligence - la trahison des clercs - in a pathetic effort to hypnotise themselves into the delusion that it will be all right on the night. It will not be all right.'
Barack Obama inauguration: this Emperor has no clothes, it will all end in tears :: Gerald Warner
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:35 PM

January 18, 2009

Wealthy men give women more orgasms

Men are deemed 'good in bed' simply because they are rich.
Times Online: Wealthy men give women more orgasms
Posted by Martin Sewell at 3:45 PM

January 17, 2009

22-Year-Old's Virginity Auction Hits $3.7 Million

'A San Diego woman who is auctioning off her virginity said she has now received a bid of $3.7 million, according to a published report.'
Posted by Martin Sewell at 1:05 PM

January 14, 2009

Divorce man 'wants kidney back'

'A US man divorcing his wife is demanding that she return the kidney he donated to her or pay him $1.5m (£1m) in compensation.'
BBC News
Posted by Martin Sewell at 3:55 PM

January 13, 2009

1911 Census of England and Wales

The official 1911 Census of England and Wales Online
Thanks to Carol
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:49 AM

1911 Census of England and Wales

The official 1911 Census of England and Wales Online
Thanks to Carol
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:49 AM

1911 Census of England and Wales

The official 1911 Census of England and Wales Online
Thanks to Carol
Posted by Martin Sewell at 10:49 AM

January 12, 2009

Thief defecates into sports bag

Lancaster Today: Thief defecates into sports bag
Link thanks to Cliff
Posted by Martin Sewell at 8:27 PM

January 10, 2009

Texas death row inmate pulls out eye, eats it

'A Texas death row inmate with a history of mental problems pulled out his only good eye and told authorities he ate it.'
mySA.com: Texas death row inmate pulls out eye, eats it
Posted by Martin Sewell at 11:09 PM

January 9, 2009

Election Of The Greatest Con-Man In Recent History

"I have a vision of Americans in their 80's being wheeled to their offices and factories having lost their legs in imperial wars and their pensions to Wall Street speculators and with bitter memories of voting for a President who promised change, prosperity and peace and then appointed financial swindlers and war mongers." -- An itinerant Minister, 2008
The Election Of The Greatest Con-Man In Recent History by James Petras
Posted by Martin Sewell at 5:54 PM

January 3, 2009

Some 400 Latvians ask Russia's Abramovich to buy their country

'Over 400 Lativans have signed a letter addressed to Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich asking him to buy their country, Latvia's novonews.lv website said on Monday.'
RIA Novosti - World - Some 400 Latvians ask Russia's Abramovich to buy their country
Posted by Martin Sewell at 8:08 PM