Saturday 22 April 2023

Nietzsche: In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.



'Bob' Seeley is one of several former soldiers turned British Conservative politicians. All are very annoying indeed. The old Goon Show phrase 'Military Idiot and Bar' comes to mind. 

This sort of nonsense reminds me of the scares about German waiters etc etc in the period before the 1914 war. 

Do people never learn? Yes, they learn from the mistakes of the past how to make more mistakes in the future.


  1. He was never a full time soldier only ever a reservist. His full time occupation might loosely be described as stringer, though he also worked as a publicist, mostly self.

  2. European navies should “patrol” the Taiwan Strait, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has said, arguing that the move would help to maintain the “status quo” in the region. The diplomat floated the idea in an opinion piece published by the Journal Du Dimanche on Saturday.


    1. The same 'navies' that cannot stop inflatable boats from comming through...

  3. Unrelated

    Your sweetheart, looking good:

  4. NATO’s Stoltenberg: “The war did not start in February last year, the war started in 2014”