By George!! Happy Birthday

By George!! Happy Birthday

Wednesday, June 8th 1949,  saw the first publication of a book which, putting the ideologies aside, has its basis about the removal of individual thought and freedom and the control of information. With the Bankers`  party over and politicians retreating to the playground to continue their squabbles, it would be very easy to think about [...]
June 2009 News, Muse and Views

June 2009 News, Muse and Views

Life on Earth climbs out of the Swamp.... “Liquidate labor, liquidate stocks, liquidate the farmers, liquidate real estate. Purge the rottenness out of the system....” This was the advice given by Hoover’s Treasury Secretary, Mellon, during the Great Depression. “ High costs of living and high living will come down. People will work harder, live [...]
A Series : Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.7 – The Jam Maker – Sweet Success for the Young

A Series : Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.7 – The Jam Maker – Sweet Success for the Young

No.7 - The Jam Maker - Sweet Success for the Young Financial markets upside down..... businesses challenged........  you know the story.... Recalling a similar time, youthful anger and frustration was perfectly displayed in a "Billy Elliot"  dance sequence, to a soundtrack from The Jam. Energy and drive oozed out. Actor Jamie Bell played Billy when [...]
Scout’s Honour

Scout’s Honour

Our favourite Scout,  Homer Simpson,  is slightly older than the recently announced youngest-ever Chief Scout, Bear Grylls   Along with another one of our favourites, Ernest Borgnine, in an episode of the Simpsons entitled "Boy-Scoutz n the Hood", we are treated to a very laid-back Homer giving us a classic line which seems to have been [...]