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Lies, lies, more lies...Milošević exonerated

Brian Fri, 2016-07-22 12:45

This is an absolute stunner. Slobodan Milošević has been completely exonerated of being the “mastermind” behind the war crimes in Bosnia. Here's where to find it.

In March this year, the "International Tribunal ... issued its judgement in the case of Radovan Karadžić, the head of the Republika Srpska (RS).

Trackpads: Deliberately Useless Devices?

Brian Mon, 2016-06-27 17:04

Recently I managed to drop my laptop less than a third of a meter to the floor on its side. Unfortunately, this this pushed the little USB thingie that runs the wireless mouse up into the housing to the point where the mouse no longer worked.

So, until I returned home, then, I was stuck using the trackpad. There was some bad language involved.

Vũng Tàu: Further than I thought

Brian Tue, 2016-05-24 17:30

I was in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam for a doctor's appointment a coupld Fridays ago (nothing serious), and had to return the following Monday.

What to do? Well, Vũng Tàu's only 84km away, why not go there for the weekend? Simple!

Er... not so much

'Political Correctness' means pretty much zero now

Brian Tue, 2016-04-19 13:45

You getting tired of "political correctness?" I know I am.

Maybe not in the way you are. The term is much in use by people who've appropriated it to use as a cudgel.

John McCain: Make-Believe Maverick

Brian Fri, 2016-01-29 18:39

A closer look at the life and career of John McCain reveals a disturbing record of recklessness and dishonesty.

Israel, Palestine, Terror

Brian Thu, 2016-01-28 11:21

To assist in understanding what's going on when reading about the Israeli occupation of the West Bank/Jerusalem, and the acts of genocide that are taking place there, I offer the following:

"Terrorism" is a strategy of committing acts to provoke terror in the general population so as to create pressure to effect political change.

Achcar: Left confused about Syria. Me: Oh, really?

Brian Thu, 2016-01-14 20:06

Is the "left" confused about Syria? Are we overlooking the revolutionary possibilities in the Syrian "uprising"? According to Gilbert Achcar, we are. He's just published a piece in Jacobin magazine...

More "rebel" BS in Syria: Madaya outrage fakery

Brian Sun, 2016-01-10 11:17

By now, the "rebels" in Syria, and their enablers ... have compiled a solid record of fiction and BS. Their eagerness to smear the elected government of Syria (the "Assad regime") knows no bounds, and no untruth is spared in the effort

Cologne: What more do we need to know?

Brian Fri, 2016-01-08 23:06

Here are some questions I think we should be asking ourselves about the attacks in Cologne.

Trudeau: Election Reform? Never Mind!

Brian Sat, 2015-12-05 00:00

(PM Justin Trudeau decides to go back on his election campaign promise that 2015 would be the last first-by-the-post election for Canada's Parliament. Like I've said, Canadians voted for Trudeau, but what they got was the Liberal caucus.)

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