No Money, But Still on a Spending Spree

Nobody has any money, right? Well, nobody except the Federal Reserve and what they can print as fast as possible and what Ben Bernanke has stuffed in his pockets along the way perhaps for a job well done (!). The banks have the money and the banksters have made more money with the money that…

Brits Living on £20 a week Grocery-Bill

What will $33.88 a week get you for food? Think you could live on that much (or rather little)? Yes, live on that measly sum every week and yet still eat enough to stay healthy is a recipe for failure. The Brits were always criticized for their lack of culinary skills, ridiculed by the over-inflated…

Europe Recruits the Rich

Money has no smell it seems in the European Union these days. Although, one should wonder if there is a country anywhere where it might be different. Is there somewhere on this planet where money doesn’t let off a whiff of complacent eager contradiction and corruption; just a hint of the stench which is associated…

Government: Byword for Corruption

You know that game involving word association at the psychotherapists? The one where you have to say the first word that springs to mind. Imagine yourself prostrate on the coach, eyes closed and suddenly the guy dressed in the tweeds with the half-moon glasses and the beard peering over your forehead snaps out the word…

Potato Juice Just Got Upped

The world has changed immensely and there were once things that were sacrilegiously respected. But, that’s no longer the case. The Chinese were always the baddies ready to overrun us and the dangers came from the East behind the Iron Curtain that had been drawn, leaving the Russians in the dark, while the West went…

Amazon Drones On

Ever wondered what books Flash Gordon might have read? Well, now you can take a giant leap from the past into the future and see what Amazon has planned in terms of technological wizardry that is something from another planet. Drones are unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) with no human pilot aboard, controlled by computers or…