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by Apollonius
Wed Apr 22, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Trump joins 'Ostrich Alliance' of loser leaders
Replies: 11
Views: 733

Re: Trump joins 'Ostrich Alliance' of loser leaders

Never anything about the warts on your asses, or the motes in your eyes. Why all would be so right in the World were America and/or Trump (depending on your hissy fit of the moment) either cease to exist or become as irrelevant as Oz or Portugal, or do as you advise, because, well, I/we know better...
by Apollonius
Tue Apr 21, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Reading China the Riot Act
Replies: 12
Views: 690

Re: Reading China the Riot Act

But China is probably the most despicable country in the world.


And moreover, the charges made by the editor of Bild against it are undeniable.
by Apollonius
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Reading China the Riot Act
Replies: 12
Views: 690

Reading China the Riot Act

You are endangering the world’: German tabloid goes to war with China - Cockburn, Spectator USA , 20 April 2020 https://spectator.us/endangering-world-german-tabloid-war-china/ The Bild editor has read China the riot act ‘You shut down every newspaper and website that is critical of your rule, but ...
by Apollonius
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Italians burn EU flag, want Italexit
Replies: 19
Views: 561

Re: Italians burn EU flag, want Italexit

And most of the great composers of opera.


They're just quarrelsome. But they're not the only ones with anarchical politics.



(No, I'm not Italian)
by Apollonius
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Pundits of Interest
Topic: James Howard Kunstler
Replies: 1
Views: 674

James Howard Kunstler

Lost at sea - James Howard Kunstler, Clusterfuck Nation , 23 August 2019 https://kunstler.com/clusterfuck-nation/lost-at-sea/ In these horse latitudes of late summer, with the seas becalmed and the riggings a’creak, the Resistance’s ship-of-the-line (a.k.a. the Democratic Party) drifts ever further...
by Apollonius
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: Bronze Age Mindset
Replies: 2
Views: 773

Bronze Age Mindset

Are the kids al(t) right? - Michael Anton, Claremont Review of Books , 14 August 2019 https://www.claremont.org/crb/article/are-the-kids-altright/ Review of: Bronze Age Mindset by Bronze Age Pervert (independenly published, 2018) The strongest and easiest objections to make to Bronze Age Mindset ar...
by Apollonius
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: This Place
Topic: Happy Anniversary Guys.......
Replies: 5
Views: 1404

Re: Happy Anniversary Guys.......

A belated Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone!
by Apollonius
Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: History of Europe
Replies: 36
Views: 17420

Re: History of Europe

by Apollonius
Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: History of Europe
Replies: 36
Views: 17420

Re: History of Europe

Apollonius wrote:
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:39 pm
They [South Asia and East Asia] are actually both slightly down a bit now, being just under 20% instead of, as is usually the case, slightly over that amount.


Too late to edit and correct this. Their totals remain at just over 20%, still down from previous highs.
by Apollonius
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: History of Europe
Replies: 36
Views: 17420

Re: History of Europe

Returning to John Carl Nelson's book Historical Atlas of the Eight Billion , the author provides compare-at-a-glance statistical tables which show percentages of world population for various regions in each time period mapped and the really striking thing is that: 1. Over the last 5000 years South A...