From the daily archives:

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Week 15: Hero – Bruce Springsteen

April 24, 2016

The Hero of the Week Award  for Week 15 goes to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen for his principled stance against bigotry A couple of months ago the City of Charlotte in North Carolina passed a city ordinance outlawing discrimination on the grounds of sexuality.  This brought a swift reaction from the Republicans and the Christian […]

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Week 14: Hero – Governor Jerry Brown

April 24, 2016

The Hero of the Week Award for Week 14 went to Democratic Governor of California, Jerry Brown (and the Democratic controlled legislature) ‘I am Governor Jerry Brown, my aura smiles, but never frowns….’ So goes the first line of California Uber Alles the blistering first single from West Coast Hard Core legends, The Dead Kennedys. […]

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Week 13: Hero – Johan Cruyff

April 24, 2016

The Hero of the Week Award for Week 13 went to Dutch footballing phenomenon, Johan Cruyff You may have noticed a drying up of regular postings on this site.  That is because both the regular contributors to it have been all more than unusually busy with work and life stuff and also because with a […]

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