Monthly Archives: October 2014


I am undying Methuselah Living in a restless worrying world; A world where I am unchanging People linger in my memory but are dead Unclear, historic, washed away into detritus. History has lost its meaning – a constant reiteration- Of … Continue reading

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DNA: a joke

Barrister: How do you explain the fact that your DNA was found at the scene of the crime? Jim: It might have dropped out of my pocket. (Chris)

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The Attempted Assassination of Adolf Hitler, 20th July 1944

Wolf’s Lair (Wolfsschanze) was impregnable. It was Hitler’s headquarters in northern Poland, or Grosse Deutschland as he put it. It was impregnable to everything except treachery. On the 20th July 1944, Claus von Stauffenberg tried to commit that treacherous act. … Continue reading

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