Kim Philby’s high-level treason devastated Western intelligence. So did efforts to stop it from happening again.
By the time you read this, it’s possible that every single person on the planet will know who Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is. The image above is of Neymar from five d…
Watch the Tiny Desk turn into a church, comedy club and neo-soul spot as the band performs songs from its latest album, Love in Flying Colors.
And he wished for more marmalade than
he used to get in school. Gypsies practised their
music. The schoolteacher threw blankets on them,
scolded them and called them torremolinos.
Gypsies just laughed their sweet laughs, they didn’t
understand this word. There was also a grey
bird on the windowsill. I’ll die soon, said
the boy to the bird. And the bird convoked
the bees and the bees said to the doe: we’ll
prick you if you don’t pass this on and the doe
stepped on the pear, they lay on it as if they
would hatch eggs and the marmalade was ready.
But how to get hold of it? Nobody could solve
this. The marmalade rotted in the field as
the boy stared through the window. He was not
questioned. And when he was asked geography
the next day time was at standstill and he
said: animals, too, are awkward fellows. Next
time, I’ll ask my grandpa. Bang! The big
chunk of California tumbled into the sea.
Translated from the Slovene by Michael Thomas Taren & Tomaž Šalamun
Usually in politics I tend to go by the saying ‘never attribute to malice what could just be incompetence’, but ATOS are genuinely the embodiment of pure, malicious evil. Here’s another choice set of tweets that illustrates just how callous IDS and ATOS and his winged monkeys are:
Sometimes you just want to sob with anger tbh.
In the nineteen-thirties, what was a single girl to do when the best tables were behind closed doors?