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Woke up, fell out of bed …

No boots on the ground CBS News, Thursday 11th Sep 2014 President Obama on Wednesday night put forward a plan to destroy the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) that was short on details but included one clear assurance: … Continue reading

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Obama’s tea towel address

In a televised address to the American people, President Obama said: “I have made it clear that we will hunt down terrorists who threaten our country, wherever they are. That means I will not hesitate to take action against ISIL … Continue reading

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Woke up, fell out of bed …

So, newspapers are today reporting that, according to genealogists, Barack Obama and Sarah Palin are 10th cousins through a common ancestor, John Smith, a 17th century pastor. What silly nonsense. So what if they are? Winston Churchill was descended (on his mother’s side) from … Continue reading

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Science or pasta?

Do scientists now believe the planet gets cooler when the sun gets hotter? The science journal Nature recently published research relating to the sun’s energy output. The study, led by Professor Joanna Haigh of Imperial College London, measured solar warming during a three-year period between … Continue reading

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