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Dog Blog: Invasion Day Week

February 3, 2016 - 02:42 -- Admin

Invasion Day came and went for another year. It might be an exercise in historical reflection, but it never seems to deliver. For example, considering last year, if given a chance, Phil would probably say his jousting days are done. The only memory I have this year is of the sound of lawn mowers – a more apt metaphor.

Invasion Day: Ignoring History

January 28, 2016 - 19:57 -- Admin

History, we are told is written by the victors. If history is not is not accurate it has little value as memory. Propaganda can be very serviceable. Means have a habit of presaging ends. Orchestrated delusion, or at least failure to address the truth of the past, or worst to embrace ignorance, does not serve the larger of cause of humanity.

Dog Blog: January Jaunts

January 17, 2016 - 07:54 -- Admin

I was in a newsagent, buying the Saturday paper, and made a general comment regarding the recent usual weather. I was surprised by the response, implicitly of climate change denial. The weather is not a subject for small talk any more.

Dog Blog: Another Double Entry

December 31, 2015 - 22:49 -- Admin

Hard to believe now that it was Christmas Eve this time last week. While Dexter and Hannah are going out, I am not keeping up a weekly report.

This is more reflective. I have to try and remember what happened two weeks ago. Let me see if these photos will generate any memories. Kevin MacLeod is somewhat upbeat with “Lachaim”: