Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?


One Last Turn Around The Estate Buffy ?

UK queen misses another New Year event due to poor health Sun Jan 1, 2017 6:30PM Home UK Politics UK Queen Elizabeth II (Photo by AFP) UK’s Queen Elizabeth II

The Entertainers Final Curtain

  The adulation of celebrities of the stage is being overdone…    The Radical –  29th Dec 2016   .. as the outpouring of media mania fuels their fires.  


What News Pip Old Chap ?….   The Radical- 25th Dec 2016      …..Another departure from tradition at the Radical & Rene’s household.   We had porridge for breakfast


   A routine police patrol was parked outside a bar one night.  After last call, the officer noticed a man leaving the bar so apparently intoxicated that he could barely

Move Parliament Out Of London

 To Corby, – Bedford, or Peterborough but  Preferably Hatfield (Yorkshire) or New Rossington near Robin Hood Airport-   Says the Radical   Move the UK Parliament out of an expensive

The Little Imp

A senior citizen in Lincoln was  overheard saying, “When the end of the world comes, I hope to be  here.” When asked why, he replied,  “I’d  rather be in Lincoln

Ah Men

The Methodist Church launched…   -The Radical – 11th Sept.2016-     …a competition to find the 11th Commandment. Among suggestions were :- Never give out your password Thou shall

US First Ladies Extras

This will get your blood pumping!   Mamie Eisenhower had to shell out the salary for her personal secretary from her husband’s salary. Total Personal Staff members for other first

Ali – An American Legend

The Champ’s greatest battle: The fight for peace   As Americans we are a people wrapped up in sports.   Young, old, Black, white, Latino, Asian, Native American, straight and

Still Looking for “Good News Week” ?

Making Sense on Sunday   The Radical 29th May 2016   With Brexit too close to call, Bernie knocking on the door of the Democratic Nomination and Corbyn doing his

A Resolute Radical

The Radical and Rene are showing solidarity with the Junior Doctors at Lincoln County Hospital this morning 26th April 2016 on a cold and frosty morning. We are parents to

A Cuban Coop

A successful Havana cooperative   Divided into a bar, a bakery/patisserie and a restaurant, the former pizzeria of the eighties has grown over the past seven months to include a

The Wild Oats Theory is Unlikely

STIs may have driven ancient humans to monogamy, study says,   but the Radical has another theory The shift away from polygamy to monogamy with the dawn of agriculture could

Ding Bat ?

BATS Put up a bat house to encourage the presence of these shy animals. Bats consume 3,000 or more mosquitoes and other insects nightly, and bats are less likely to

Exit Obama – Enter US Trade

American-owned factory to produce tractors in Cuba Michael Voss @mvosscuba     March 21, 2016 A large group of U.S. business leaders traveled to Cuba with President Obama.   They’re

Gone Orf

National Sickie Day: the alternative excuses for skipping work     Whether it’s the dreary weather, a heavy weekend or winter cough, the first Monday in February is notorious for

I came, I saw and I conquered ?

Safety in retirement !   As we slowly move through (or into) retirement, we need to keep ourselves occupied with small projects. Like this guy !                     

The Radical’s Christmas Quiz

  This Quiz will keep that dreaded disease that effects your memory at bay!   You only need 4 correct out of 10 questions to pass. 1) How long did


  Do Imps know the walkers go through Lincoln & Kesteven ?   The Long Distance Walkers Association https://www.ldwa.org.uk/index.php   BARTON TO OAKHAM LINCOLNSHIRE /LEICESTERSHIRE / RUTLAND   Viking Way 237 km / 147 miles

Chicago, My Home Town

AL CAPONE’S LAWYER – TRUE STORY   BOTH are true and worth reading.   STORY NUMBER ONE   Many years ago, Al Capone virtually owned Chicago Capone wasn’t famous for

Maybe Baby ?

Subject: FW: How old is grandma Stay with this — the answer is at the end… It will blow you away. One evening a grandson was talking to his grandmother


  Children ask the most wonderful questions……… Right???                         Oh, shit !!!!She’s asking about bloody Olive Oil…

Life is Cheap to Saudi Arabs

Saudi Arabia breaks 20-year execution record: Amnesty International                                                                                  A Saudi man sentenced to death is seen kneeling before being beheaded in Saudi Arabia. (file photo)

Press Button B for Boys

When Peter Mandelson asked Gordon Brown for 10p to phone a friend,   the Chancellor replied; “Here’s 20p – phone them all

Having a Dig ?

Gardening is the Ultimate Danger Sport .   One in Five of all accidents occur in or around the garden.   In 2002, 65500 adults needed hospital treatment following a

No Fault Divorce – A Ten Minute Bill

    D.I.V.O.R.C.E –Its all about money   13th Oct 2015   Two points   1. Acknowledge most women use divorce to get money from their husbands.   2a Custody

You’re Amazing

It takes   your food seven seconds to get from your mouth  to your stomach.         One human hair can support 6.6 pounds.      The average man’s penis is two

Mamma Mia ?

ITALIAN LEGAL SYSTEM – DIVORCE CASE HEARING!   A man and his wife were getting a divorce at a local court inItaly, but the custody of their children posed a

Quaker Meeting ?

HOT POTATOES ?   Dearly beloved brethren, Is it not a sin, When you peel potatoes to throw away the skin. For skin feeds the pigs And the pigs feed us.

“Call me Ali” – A Lincoln Wedding

Life in Parochial Lincoln   You’re in the “Army” Camp Now   Home of the RAF   Lincoln Register Office   Getting Married ?   Stand to attention   Be

Your Hearts Desire ? In the UK -It’s the Cost of Living

Hookers, kidneys & nose jobs:   New map shows most searched cost obsessions   by country                       Fixr.com’s map of the world with the most-Googled things                   15.3K16211   The

A World Without Frontiers

Love Knows no Boundaries Are Southeast Asian brides wise to marry East Asian men?   Cross-border marriages have been steadily growing in number since the 1980s in Japan, and from the 1990s