Category Archives: History


16 ) Marcus Tullius Cicero was a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator, political theorist, consul and constitutionalist from Italy. “A tear dries quickly when it is shed for the troubles of others” Advertisements

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This land is mine

For anyone like us who’s having trouble understanding the history behind the ongoing conflict between Israelis and Palestinians, this explains everything…

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# 14 ) Ulrike Marie Meinhof, wazza German left-wing militant chick anda fool, from Oldenburg, Germany.  She died on this day thirtie eight years ago. “Protest is when I say this does not please me. Resistance is when I ensure what does … Continue reading

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Today is Boring. Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rockstars and Punk

Came across Lee ‘Black’ Childers obit earlier today, R.I.P. buddie

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hirsutes you sir . . .

Last week wifey typed about Peruke & Periwig and how coole and hipp it was, but she never typed about our pal Ed from Carlow, with the beard, hoy! and that he is a Guinness World Record holder, although the record he … Continue reading

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Small Town Noir

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Every other day’s, Quote of the day

# 5 ) Eric Hoffer,  German / American longshoreman & moral and social philosopher . . . from? . . uh oh . . . America? “Where freedom is real, equality is the passion of the masses. Where equality is real, … Continue reading

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“By God, D. H. Laurence was right when he had said there must be a dumb, dark dull, bitter belly-tension between a man and a woman, and how else could this be achieved save in the long monotony of marriage?”

Saturday nights aren’t the same once you’re married, where once there was the expectancy of a possible score, now there’s only the the thought that i might catch The Cube on poverty channel Three. Party plans are placed in the … Continue reading

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. . . et pour aujourd’hui, et tous les jours citation du jour . . .

# 3) George Bernard Shaw, Irish playright and eugenicist . . . from Ireland. “There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it.” . . . and becuase it’s Friday . . . again; Farzad Sedgi … Continue reading

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and today, every other day’s quote of the day . . .

# 2) Heraclitus, pre – Socratic Greek philospher, from Greece. “A man’s character is his fate” . . . and because it’s Friday; Peter Flood, Irish athlete and cyclist . . . from Ireland. “He who hoots with the owl, … Continue reading

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