Tag Archives: Barak Obama

“Mussolini and Lucretia Borgia”

Hard to believe that eight years ago, Europe was enjoying the race to the White House. We all favoured Obama. On the night of Obama’s election, I wrote a piece “Two Cheers for President Obama”…one cheer for being a History … Continue reading

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The Eagle Has Landed…Rolling Blog Of Sorts

So …Air Force One has landed. And the only question I want to ask is when do they all go home. G8…sick of it already. Not without its funny side. Noel Thompson did not know it was the Lord Lieutenant … Continue reading

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G8: Ulster Scots Translation Service

Predictably over on Stratagem O’Toole, the third Dimpleby brother, Brian puts the Great G8 Summit right up there with the “UK City of Culture” as things to showcase Norn Iron next year. Sometimes I think Brian Dimbleby is a unionist. … Continue reading

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Obama Votes

No wonder they have early voting in USA…..just watched Obama vote in Chicago (Sky News)…….and it went on for ever………that would never do in my local polling station where I am in and out in two minutes……..and that includes my traditional … Continue reading

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President Romney?

It is a strange choice. President Obama is a hopeless advocate for a lot of things I believe. Governor Romney has just demonstrated that he is a capable advocate for everything I despise. It will therefore be a closer election … Continue reading

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Two Cheers For President-Elect Hollande

Now that Monsieur Hollande has been elected President of France, I can only offer TWO cheers. As a socialist I am of course glad to see a fellow “red” become Leader of France……but people over-estimate alliances when we do these “proxy” … Continue reading

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