Tag Archives: Spain

The Glorious Dead?

WE SHALL REMEMBER!! Watching the remembrance services for those who needlessly died in the First World War, I found myself becoming very angry. Not because of the services but because of the way the living were treated after the war, nobody helped … Continue reading

Posted in American Politics, British Politics, observations, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The European Conundrum

I have been looking at the economic problems from a slightly different angle. Everyone blames the southern countries for all the malaise that exists, as they depend on tourism for a large proportion of their GDP, plus agriculture, and do not … Continue reading

Posted in observations, Politics, theories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slippery Grease Or Slippery Greece

The experts are out in force today solving the Euro’s problem.  It’s easy, just bankrupt all the Banks in Europe!  But all the Banks in this mess are tied into sovereign debt to such a huge degree, that to save a relatively small economy … Continue reading

Posted in American Politics, British Politics, observations, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Second Rate ?

Do you remember Iceland, not the shop but the financial giant which straddled the Atlantic fault line, that’s appropriate, several years ago the rating agencies gave Iceland a Triple A rating and all their Banks.  Around the World they bought up … Continue reading

Posted in American Politics, British Politics, observations, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weather From Space. Continuing Story.

The continuing cycle, every eleven years, of Solar storms are hitting the Earth, vast flares leaping out into space from the Sun, visit the NASA site and see these amazing photo’s of nature’s energy pouring towards the Earth. The aurora borealis is … Continue reading

Posted in ecological, observations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment