Category Archives: Europe
Tonight we commemorate the Kristalnacht, which took place 1938 on this date. It started off because of a German diplomat got shot by a Jew in Paris and Hitler called for retribution – and then the German Jews had to … Continue reading
The tale of the mystery letter … Did Alistair Darling read this letter? If he did not – why did he lie about it? What reasons did he have?
I’m back in Oslo. Apart from being extremely tired (my plane left Keflavik at 7.45 am GMT) I’m also sad for leaving the island. It’s a neat place with nice and friendly people. The country is extraordinary in its shape … Continue reading
Louis C K was visiting Conan O’Brian some weeks ago talking about that we might need some of the problems with our economy that we have now. I think he’s on to something here. This is extremely apparent when it … Continue reading
This millennium was going to be the millennium of freedom and capitalism. It would have been a well-deserved time off from all the wars and illiberal ideologies such as Socialism and Nazism that controlled the century before. But Fukuyama’s prophecy … Continue reading
An Italian comedienne (Sabina Guzzanti) who said that Pope Benedict XVI would go to Hell and be tormented by homosexual demons is facing a prison term of up to 5 years. The law that was enforced by former Fascist dictator Benito … Continue reading