Hell or High Water – Comancheria

Hell or High Water – Comancheria

I watched Hell or High Water last night. And as Brian said, it’s well worth checking out.

I think it also helped me understand better why so many Americans are voting Trump, and why so many British people voted Brexit. Not to mention why so many Irish people are so pissed off with our own political system and with our politicians that we don’t even have a working government any more. Continue reading “Hell or High Water – Comancheria”

This Blog Endorses . . . ECOSIA!

This Blog Endorses . . . ECOSIA!

This blog is frequently asked to endorse products or people. It’s a bit of a pain, but there you go. Such is the price of world domination and international renown – my personal friend JK Rowling (whom I call Joanne) gets a lot of the same kind of thing.

A couple of months ago, for example, I was approached by the Trump campaign to write a vilification piece about Hillary Clinton*. And yesterday Brad Pitt (more an acquaintance than personal friend) was on to me to write a love letter to Angelina – he’s trying to make-up with her, it appears**. Continue reading “This Blog Endorses . . . ECOSIA!”

Rodney’s Hunkering Down

Rodney’s Hunkering Down

Rodney’s getting ready for Winter. He’s okay with its imminence. Some Summer days in South Leinster, where he lives, its bloody boiling hot and even lying the shade isn’t enough.

Not a lot of people know this, but dogs have a higher temperature than humans. And the heat these days in people’s houses is the cause of a significant amount of respiratory illnesses and asthma in dogs. Rodney knows this. Continue reading “Rodney’s Hunkering Down”