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Let them bear guns

As Marie Antoinette once famously said, "Let them bear guns" although, to be fair, there was quite a loud howling gale of wind at the time she said it and so history has mistakenly recorded her words as "let them eat cake" which is what those at the back of the crowd swear that they heard. A slightly more true story is that after the recent tragic shooting in Las Vegas and some conversations about [...]

By |2017-10-05T09:38:06+00:00October 5th, 2017|activities, things to wrestle with|8 Comments

scattered thoughts on the newtown shooting, but mostly some important names…

on December 8, 1980, John Lennon, member of one of the most famous rock bands in the world, the Beatles, was shot and killed. his killer's name - Mark Chapman. how do i know that? possibly the only reason i do is that i have a friend called Mark Chapman, and so it has come up... but when i think back to people who were killed many years ago, there are some cases where i [...]

By |2012-12-17T09:19:14+00:00December 17th, 2012|and other animals., local news, shtupidt people|1 Comment