No Conservatives, No Right-Wingers, No Dogs

The shocking intolerance of the left. “Tolerance” is, supposedly, one of the supreme virtues of modern society. But what does it mean, exactly? Oxford defines “tolerance” as “the willingness to accept or tolerate someone or something, especially opinions or behavior that you may not agree with, or people who are not like you”. Merriam-Webster, the …

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This Is Far From the Deadliest Plague in Living Memory

Masks, but still at work and no social distancing: London secretaries in 1968. A Devil's Curmudgeon. Does anyone remember the Obama pandemic, or the Woodstock pandemic? Of course, neither of those were their actual names, but their concurrence with both periods in America serves to highlight the absurdity of the current panic over the Chinese …

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Social Media is Dangerous for Freedom

The introduction of new communications technologies have almost always been heralded with almost absurd optimism. When television was introduced, for instance, it was predicted that this new technology would lead to a new golden age of education and information. Instead, audiences almost immediately flocked to light entertainment and, ultimately, Keeping up with the Kardashians. Similar …

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An internet crime for the no-consequences generation

"A mass murderer of, and for, the internet": Christchurch killer Brenton Tarrant. A Devil's Curmudgeon. Another old piece. In the wake of the Christchurch massacre, two perceptive comments were made to me. The first was that “This is the first internet terrorist”; the other was that the killer’s livestream turned the horrific crime into an …

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Litany of Lies: A Timeline of China’s COVID-19 Cover-Up

The Scale of Beijing’s Monstrous Duplicity Is Staggering. This article was written towards the end of March. We've learned a bit more about the sheer bastardry of China's deceit, and more particularly that the information about the Wuhan wet market may be yet more deceit. Which would certainly explain even more clearly why the Chinese …

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The Trump Doctrine and the Opportunity of the 21st Century

2020 Will Potentially Set the Template for the 21st Century. Subjecting myself to the ordeal of listening to Australia’s taxpayer-funded leftist propaganda network ABC radio, some time ago, I listened with mixed bemusement and exasperation as their “foreign policy expert” whined that Trump was upsetting the established world order. “That’s the whole point, you idiot!” …

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