Donald A Collins explains Germany’s idea for keeping jobs in Germany and asks whether it could work here. its an interesting idea, and we definitely need something other than communism or Darwinian free markeeterism if we want to remain a first world country. VDare German companies use a practice called “codetermination” which creates shared management […]
No, I didn’t have a stroke, that’s the name of a village in Wales. According to Wikipedia, it is the longest place name in Europe with 58 characters. Theres even a song to teach you how to pronounce it. Hint: it doesn’t sound like its spelled, but don’t worry, its easy, just sing along!
After this post, my ADD got the better of me and I went looking for interesting vocal music. Below are some videos I found beginning with the most unusual. From the Inuit From Mongolia, overtone singing with accompaniment From Georgia-the Country, not the state, though it has a state and used to be […]
I don’t know if anybody who reads the crap I write will care about this, but I’m gonna post it anyway. I missed the Australian GP and so I wasn’t aware of the kerfluffle kicked up by the new engines. I turned up the volume for the start…and then turned it some more. I flipped […]
UPDATE: I added a second video of seven different traditional styles at the bottom. On some of them you have to listen closely to hear the melody and some are obvious. I’m gonna learn how to do this just to annoy my wife! You may have seen the Big Bang Theory where Tuvan Throat Singing […]
I may just be in a bad mood, but skimming these sites is actually making me angry. unitingnc With your support, we will continue to add programs that: Help recent immigrants better integrate into their new communities. Help longtime North Carolinians understand the challenges faced by more recent immigrants, and the dreams they hope to […]
When I read about it on Takimag, I thought it was satire, but apparently its real. If I, a straight, white, Christian male, ie a homophobe, acccused the gays of this I would be raked across hot coals and have the skin peeled from my bones before being drawn and quartered. But, appareantly, and against […]
Via Amren Washington Examiner “The Southern Poverty Law Center, which has labeled several Washington, D.C.-based family organizations as “hate groups” for favoring traditional marriage, has been dumped as a “resource” on the FBI‘s Hate Crime Web page, a significant rejection of the influential legal group. The Web page scrubbing, which also included eliminating the Anti-Defamation […]
Related to this post. St John Chrysostom cAD 386 II But do not be surprised that I called the Jews pitiable. They really are pitiable and miserable. When so many blessings from heaven came into their hands, they thrust them aside and were at great pains to reject them. The morning Sun of Justice arose […]
Via Vox Day The Jews are shocked that years of attacking Christianity overtly and through politics has led to this generation of evangelical Christians being less pro Israel than the last. Haaretz Support for Israel is weakening among evangelical Christians, prompting a new struggle for the hearts and minds of younger members of America’s largest […]
Zero Hedge on money creation. Bank of England: “Broad money is a measure of the total amount of money held by households and companies in the economy. Broad money is made up of bank deposits — which are essentially IOUs from commercial banks to households and companies — and currency — mostly IOUs from the […]
Via The Right Stuff
Born a Roman Britain probably sometime around 390 at Kilpatrick near Dumbarton, Scotland St patrick was the son of a deacon and the grandson of a priest. According to his semi-biographical Confessio, he wasn’t a devout Christian. At the age of 16, Patrick was captured by an Irish raiding party and taken to Ireland a […]
Via Brittius National Post Voting begins Sunday on a referendum on whether Venice and its surrounding region should secede from the rest of Italy, in an attempt to restore its 1,000-year history as a sovereign republic. La Serenissima — or the Most Serene Republic of Venice — was an independent trading power for a millennium […]
Via Daily Kenn CNS News A local official in Virginia has subpoenaed the Montgomery, Alabama-based Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and the SPLC Task Force on Hate in the Public Sphere for the criteria it uses to designate other organizations as “hate groups.”The subpoenas were filed February 28th in Loudoun County Circuit Court. They request […]
JD News RALEIGH — In recognition of North Carolina’s 100 craft breweries and their positive impact on the state’s economy, Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed April 2014 as “North Carolina Beer Month.” NC Beer Month, co-sponsored by the North Carolina Division of Tourism and the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild, encourages residents and travelers alike […]
Yahoo A hunter in North Carolina says he bagged a 500-pound wild pig last month. Jett Webb, a 34-year-old from Conetoe, N.C., was hunting boar at the White Oak Ranch Hunting Club in Bertie County on Feb. 28 when he spotted the giant swine. “It was very surreal,” Webb told WNCT-TV. “It was a shock. It […]
Apparently, the patriot/militia/III%/Kerodin/etc are now looking at an “Appalachian Redoubt”. They’re planning, scheming, organising and getting ready to create a Republic of Appalachia, they even have a facebook page. I have no respect for these jokers, I just hope they don’t drive property prices up.
David Yeagley passed away on the morning of March 11.
Just found this site through the Deliberate Agrarian, its called The Farm Hand’s Companion and this is his introductory video.
Ostrander thinks he has a winter story, but I have a tale that will chill his Hoosier heart. Friday 7 march 2014 0500 I awoke with a petulant groan when the fan cut off. Little did I know that this would be the first inconvenience of the most boring 48 hours of my life. I […]
I recently posted about the “suicide” by nailgun of Richard Talley being the fourth financier to succumb to suicide. Zero Hedge has an updated list of the now nine financiers in their post about a BitCoin exchange CEO’s possible suicide. The nine are: 1 – William Broeksmit, 58-year-old former senior executive at Deutsche Bank AG, […]
OTMs in Syria via Borderland Beat. I am not surprised, I have predicted that the cartels will “islamicise*” in the near future. We got ’em in NC, too. Borderland Beat Two members of the Los Angles Sureños,(southerners as in southern California) the Mexican Mafia affiliated gang, Sureños, also have ties with Mexican cartels and MS-13, […]
I just found this and thought it was funny.
“Everybody knows” that Ronald Reagan led the US to victory in the Cold War with the help of Margaret Thatcher’s Britain. Al Benson, jr at Revised History posted on the Ukrainian mess: “We need to get one thing straight here. Obama is a Marxist. Putin, the supposedly ex-KGB man, is a Marxist. So who’s kidding […]