My Blog ...

not to be confused with financial advice ....

  • Taxing obscene wealth....

    This subject is on my mind recently; I have a lot of stuff bubbling around the aether in my head.....

    The gulf between gates/bezos/musk and the seriously lazily unemployed is huge.

    And if the meat … more

  • The world is a dry powder keg!

    DISCLAIMER - MAYBE I'M A PARANOID WHO HAS WATCHED "I AM LEGEND", THINKS TOO MUCH AND HAS NOT FLOWN HIS PARAGLIDER FOR TOOOOOOOO LONG!

    Riots today in Minneapolis and Hong Kong.

    People are … more

  • Anyone feel sorry for Dominic Cummings..?

    Yesterday I kept turning the TV on (voyeuristically) and off (angrily) watching Dominic Cummings deal live with one angry journalist after another, purporting to represent the whipped up frenzied " … more

  • My glossary

    The meaning of some words that I may use in my blog from time to time.

    tldr = too long, didn't read

    grankers = greedy bankers

    snoutlets = sensational news outlets.

    shacks = shameles hacks … more

  • Survival of the flattest

    As you might imagine this rant is centred on covid-19.

    It's a pretty hard post as I don't want to come across as some right wing fascist bastard.

    Or as too simplistic - there are some huge … more

  • Brazil - December 2019

    Well I'm back from my trip to Brazil.. What a mind opener that was.

    In October, three Brazilians set a new paragliding world record of 582km there, so we knew that there was potential for personal … more

  • Politics.....

    This is just a quick entry for all my imaginary friends here (ie., me) of some observations and possible insights that have crystalised in my head mainly when I am out walking the dog.This process … more