REFLECTING ON A NATION ON FIRE – LITERALLY AND POLITICALLY

A poignant on point cartoon from a Dutch Newspaper I discovered Twitter in late 2012, as I prepared a quixotic attempt for election as an Independent in the WA State elections. Unexpectedly, Twitter has become my major source of 30sec grab news, replacing two daily newspapers and regular … Continue reading

The Mythology of Drunken, Raging, Raping Muslim Men Running Rampant in Germany

As with most of us, I like to think the mainstream media outlets in western democratic societies are fundamentally reliable in terms of providing us with genuine proven news, along with unbiased reporting and expert analysis. Certainly the ultra conservative … Continue reading

La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Follows the Silks Road at Crown Perth.

  The Chaîne des Rôtisseurs is the international gastronomic association, dedicated to honouring the preservation of the traditions and practices of the old French guild, in a contemporary context. The principal aims are to bring professional and non-professional, amateur members … Continue reading

HOBBITON … Magic Afoot in Aotearoa

If there was one country you’d imagine had no need for man-made tourist attractions, it would be New Zealand, yet, in the language of revered Oxford scholar J.R.R. Tolkien, it has come to pass. Hobbiton has come to a bucolically … Continue reading