Monthly Archives: February, 2010

Credit crunch

It’s a slow day in a little northern town called Maghull. There’s a chill in the air, and the streets are deserted. Times are tough, everybody is in debt, and everybody lives on credit. On this particular day a well to do type of guy is driving through town. He stops at a local hotel …

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Rich history of Mombasa

From mention in Roman history, to the accounts of Arab geographer Muhammad al Aidrisi, and the visit of explorer Ibn Battuta, Mombasa has a very rich history. Proud to be born in Mombasa. Appeared in the Coastweek a few years ago, had it in my archives.

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The good wife’s guide

Lol…lucky men of the 50s. Appeared in a South African newspaper on May 13, 1955.

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Russia’s vengeance Su-T50

The F-22 killer? You can read about USAF upcoming F-35 (out of money, over budget) here. Appeared in Monday’s, Daily Nation.

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Mourning Common Sense

An Obituary printed in the London Times – Interesting and sadly rather true. Today we mourn the passing of a beloved old friend, Common Sense, who has been with us for many years. No one knows for sure how old he was, since his birth records were long ago lost in bureaucratic red tape. He …

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The Master Cheetah

Animal Orphanage. There were actually three, the third was a slightly ajar.

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