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12 Days of Christmas – more or less…

There was a time when this used to conjure up visions of innocent celebration and festive spirits, only to be replaced over the years by more bizarre, even sad, consumerism. Remember the incident about the Walmart employee trampled to death by rampant shoppers? That was even much earlier in the season, I think, on ‘black […]

Apocalypse now? No, not quite yet…

…not until 21st December 2012, to be exact, according to the astronomically precise predictions by the ancient Mayan oracles, when time will cease to be! This is not another ‘y2k scare’ or the warning of a  ‘black rainbow’ circling the earth(1999?) and sucking out all the oxygen, or a similar media inspired Doomsday scenario. This […]