Monthly Archives: April 2008

Beijing’s neo-pagans, please learn your Runelore

Further evidence that the developed world, including Beijing, is on the threshold of a New Dark Age. From (Australian) ABC: Anger in South Korea is growing over violence during Sunday’s torch relay, recorded on widely circulated video clips, in which … Continue reading

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Inside the mind of the man who planned the torch route

Exclusive from Under the Jacaranda Tree, here is a look inside the mind of the defective individual who came up with the idea of taking the Olympic Torch to Mount Everest. He likes fire, that much we can tell you.

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Lenovo exploits a racist smear. Whose yak is gored?

Does anyone out there remember the infamous Willie Horton tv ad of George Bush’s 1988 Presidential campaign?    Here it is again, to refresh your memory.    It’s only 28 seconds. Now you might recall that rightly or wrongly, the American Left … Continue reading

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Serving China’s PR organs = loss of US citizenship, part two

Just in case this needs an illustration, Dramatis Personae: Ren (the penetrator)  = the PLA Stimpy (the penetrated) = American PR whores in Beijing

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Serving China’s PR organs = loss of US citizenship, part one

American PR whores serving China’s propaganda machine, beware. US Code Title 8, Chapter 12….section 1481: A person who is a national of the United States…shall lose his nationality by…entering, or serving in, the armed forces of a foreign state if…such armed … Continue reading

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Unintended Consequences 102

Now as a supplement to Catherine’s post about unintended consequences, here is an illustration.

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Unintended Consequences 101: An Australian Response to China’s Arrogant Display of Nationalism at the Canberra Torch Relay

Update Since this story was published, I received another tip-off from a reader who alerted me to some personal accounts of three Canberra residents who were present at the Canberra torch relay.  Their unpleasant encounters with the pro-China thugs were published on 26 April … Continue reading

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Finally, the Torch goes where it’s perfectly welcome

They would have saved themselves and the world a lot of trouble if they had limited the entire international Olympic Torch relay to China’s number one ally, North Korea.   It will arrive there in a few days, to an unreservedly … Continue reading

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The Flying Dutchman is now a Western expat in Beijing

The Flying Dutchman’s hubris doomed him to wander the Earth, homeless, a man without a country, for eternity. Today you can see many of his shadows in Beijing, most especially in the faces of some Westerners who sold their souls … Continue reading

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A Reminder: The Torch Was Designed Specifically for Tibet

The time seems right for a reminder of the proximate cause of the worldwide furor surrounding the Olympic Torch. It was designed for the specific purpose of the provocative plan to take it to the top of Mount Everest. As … Continue reading

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