• Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    Bill O'Reilly claims that Stalin had George Patton assassinated

    Sometimes you read things online that make you drop your jaws in sheer amazement( this is a frequent observation on this blog I know), but an upcoming book by Fox News commentator( or"faux news" as cr...

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    Cuban dance troupe to tour UK-enjoy the dancers' moves but DON'T ignore "Ladies In White"

    I saw an ad on the Underground for an upcoming tour of the UK by a Cuban dance troupe beginning next month. My advice to any of my readers who wish to view it, is : GO AHEAD if you wish to , but don't...

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    The end of the Russo-Ukrainian conflict, war crimes and a massacre that wasn't

    Now that the "conflict"( I hesitate to use the word"war") between Russia and the Ukraine appears to be winding down( esp with exchange of POWs from both sides; a traditional indication that hostilitie...

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    "human zoo" exhibition in Barbican cancelled after black protests

    A proposed "human zoo" exhibition in London's Barbican which featured black actors in chains as well as in cages( and whose creator was a South African white individual old enough to have grown up dur...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    "The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher" short story in the Guardian

    Last Saturday's edition of the London "Guardian" carried in its weekend edition an imaginary short story by author Hilary Mantel entitled "The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher"( who died last year o...

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    Reflections on the Scottish independence referendum

    Now that the Scottish independence referendum has ended in a decisive defeat for the SNP and emotions associated with both the Yes and No camps have begun to subside, I may as well give my views on th...

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    Black film stars arrested by racist cops and accused of being pimps and/or prostitutes

    Full disclosure: I have been a long time fan of my namesake Denzel Washington, my namesake thought not my kinsman, dating back to the time he appeared in the 80s hospital drama "St Elsewhere")It never...

  • Paracelsus posted a message in the forum topic His Feet ?. on the Plastic Man board

    Despite his body's fluid state he can obviously feel pain( as do other metamorphic characters such as Gemini or the Mist). I have seen pictures of PM being shot and a whitish fluid (presumably blood ...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    Should prejudice/discrimination against the obese/markedly slender be treated like racism?

    Sometimes you read things in the press that you can't make up even if you tried. Case in point: yesterday's London Times( Sept 11, 2014) had a front page story suggesting that prejudice/discrimination...

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    Reflections on the upcoming Scottish independence referendum

    Perceptive observers of British politics may have noted how quiet UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been as of late, esp as the deadline draws closer for the referendum on Scottish indepedence grows ever c...

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    Central Park jogger's assailants exonerated.

    A name from the past- the so-called "Central Park Jogger" case- came bubbling up from the past when it was reported that the four men convicted of the 1989 New York "Central Park jogger"' rape and att...

  • Paracelsus posted a message in the forum topic Is Aunt May inmmortal?. on the Aunt May board

    No I don't think so- I don't think Aunt May would even WANT to be immortal- because she could never be reunited with Uncle Ben in the hereafter.( for the sake of argument of argument call it Heaven)...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    Murdered journalist's ethnicity/religious beliefs/dual nationality covered up?

    The case of the recently murdered journalist Steven Sotloff raises suggestive questions about journalistic ethics- not least the wilful concealment not simply of his Jewish background but ultimately h...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    "Missing white woman/girl syndrome"

    British readers may have noted the story about the disappearance of a London teenager Alice Gross( her sister has set up a Facebook page entitled "FindAlice Gross" incidentally). Whilst any humane or ...

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    Everybody (now) loves the ICC-Russian Red Cross to gather "war crimes" evidence for ICC

    It now seems that EVERYBODY loves the ICC(International Criminal Court),- even nations that have previously opposed it. An Israeli human rights group(govt funded BTW) has announced that it will file s...

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    Lady Gaga and Beach Boys to play in Israel

    You may have noticed that Lady Gaga along with the Beach Boys has announced that they will be playing in Israel despite the recent Gaza assault by the IDF(full disclosure: I follow Lady Gaga on Twitte...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    What #notallmen got wrong and the point #YesAllWomen was trying to make.

    After Elliot Rodger's murder spree in Isla Vista, last May a hashtag appeared at Twitter-#notallmen, announcing what is strictly speaking true- not all men are rapists, abusers or murderers of women,a...

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    "atrocity stories", war propaganda and a massacre that may or may not have happened

    Did anybody read the story in today's Daily Mirror(as well as the front page of the London "Times- Sep1, 2014) about an alleged massacre of several hundred Ukrainian soldiers who after they were promi...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    What to do with ISIS's foreign fighters

    News that at least two American citizens have been killed fighting for ISIS(Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) whilst up to several hundred British Muslims are also fighting for this jihadist group has ...

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    Rotherham sex abuse scandal- where BOTH Right and Left get it WRONG!

    The reaction in Fleet Street to the news that upwards of a thousand(1,400 by some estimates) girls and young women have been sexually groomed and abused by an Asian( read Pakistani Muslim)gang whose d...