Sunday 14th of July 2024

when hell freezes over .....

‘Gosh, we haven't heard much from God lately, have we?  


I'm wondering why that is.  


His mouthpieces in America - who always seem so sure of themselves, so sure that they alone hear God speaking & so willing to share His wisdom with the rest of us - have gone strangely quiet of late.


Remember when 9/11 happened & Jerry Falwell put it all into perspective for us? 


There we were thinking it had something to do with Islamic fundamentalism or US imperialism or something, but Falwell set us all straight, saying to Pat Robertson: "I really believe that the pagans & the abortionists, & the feminists & the gays & the lesbians who are actively trying to make that an alternative lifestyle, the ACLU, People For the American Way, all of them who have tried to secularize America. I point the finger in their face & say 'you helped this happen’.

All is well.

Ms Miranda De-Bushapologistine is at it again in this morning Sydney Morning Herald (06/10/05). Everything’s perfect in New Orleans and those nasty rumours that have demonise the bogeyman George Bush are false. Yes, All’s well in the best of the underwater worlds. The reconstruction contracts have gone — efficiently like a bullet in the heart of an insurgent — all de-tenderised to Halliburton Halleluia while three thousand local employees of the city are out of a job... They will certainly find employment with the said Halliburton Halleluia on private contracts which have nothing to do in remuneration comparison with, say a CEO reaping hefty dues from stripping the assets of company to boost the bottom line until he quits for better pastures.

Yes, it's a Cinderella story. All warmth and glow with the historical records of the time having been hystericalised by an alarmist nasty media in search of copy to write and blame at least somebody. This was why the “true