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August, 2017

Not the briar patch, Brer Trump!

March, 2017

A Serious Case of the DTs

January, 2017

The American Yeltsin
Sunlight Through Troubled Times
Beyond Zealots and Cold-War Warriors

December, 2016

A Vandal at the Gates of Rome

October, 2016

Are you conscious?

September, 2016

Brave New World?

August, 2016

Stop, for a moment.

July, 2016

Rupert's Coup

March, 2016

Between a Shill and a Hard Case

July, 2015

Swimming in a sea of sugar

June, 2015

Information Rich, Attention Poor
Nerds need to get out more ...

March, 2015

There is a homunculus at the end of the garden path

October, 2014

Determination, not dreams
Welcome Home
Addicted to GDP
Irony?Karma? - take your pick

August, 2014

History? Whose story?
Marketing Ebola

July, 2014

As above, so below

December, 2013

A time for tolerance

November, 2013

Thinking out of the xBox
The old ones are the best ones ...
Welcome to the Gulag

October, 2013

A timely response to spying

September, 2013

Obedience and the Machine
Ban the bible?
Fracticide - don't do it.

July, 2013

Serfing, USUK

June, 2013

Deafened by gossip

May, 2013

Who needs words...?

April, 2013

Why would they stop?
It must be true

March, 2013

Beyond belief

February, 2013

RBS: doing Fine, not Time
Pillars tumbling down
Trouble with models
A matter of perspective

January, 2013

Royal Promo
Boiling the Lance
Boson Brains Rule

November, 2012

Burning symbols

October, 2012

Charles and Jimmy's little secret
Beach bums and Magi
A Reality Check
Happy Birthday

August, 2012

A journey through riotous times

July, 2012

Caring for life
Not everyone for Tennis?
A banker lie? Unthinkable!

June, 2012

A cynical ploy
Collateral damage for The United States of Europe
Will you walk into my parlour?
Beams and motes
From one Jubilee to another

May, 2012

Perturbations
A crazy idea
The course of time
Sorry, Harry

April, 2012

Cracks in the Rear-View Mirror
A keeper of sheeple
Principled Policing
Say goodbye to Betty
Lessons learned
Causality and good news
Manufactured irrelevance
Corporate responsibility

March, 2012

Poppycock - without question
Who's pushing your buttons?
Investigate the Blair-Murdoch Conspiracy

February, 2012

In Praise of The Seven Liberal Arts
The real story
When giving is taking
Giving it all away

November, 2011

Poking a hornets nest
Wealth of Nations poured away
Squeaky and the Paedophile Prince
Boiling frogs
Death of an industry
Change blindness
What a world ...

October, 2011

Gifts
Pictures and words
Screeching to a halt.
Taxing noise

September, 2011

Hand over your money
Breeding psychopaths
Mr Fox, is the hen house safe?
A ludicrous Conspiracy Theory
Can you believe your eyes?
Getting eye contact
Partners in Crime

July, 2011

It was the Wettins 'wot won it'

May, 2011

Kevin
Heir apparently

April, 2011

Putting Emergencies in Context
Underground networks travelling First Class

March, 2011

Be careful what you ask for
Water - a tale of two countries
Newspeak
Here we go again ...
Wake up!!!

February, 2011

Priorities
The right stuff
Revolution! ... and yet, and yet.
Follow the money
Shh - don't tell the children
Does the MoD have a Cunning Plan?

January, 2011

Met Office caught in winter weather whitewash
Read between the lines
The new parable of Noah
Banking on People

November, 2010

Wettins don't say sorry
It's just not fair ...
Remember, remember ...

October, 2010

Kindness sees no crime
Pundits in the frame
Killer drones target the middle class
A tale of two Charlies

September, 2010

A failure to discriminate ...
Good Grief
A rent-boy's rent-boy

August, 2010

Size psycho-fancy
Baiting a Wikid Trap?

July, 2010

... at the gates of Rome
Monday musings

June, 2010

Guilty - but not charged
Psychopaths at the door

May, 2010

ConDemned to the Shock Doctor
Driven by metaphor
Guns and Banksters
Death of Old Conker

April, 2010

Bankster at bay ...
Nuke Iceland?
Smokescreen

March, 2010

It's how you say it ...
Bullying Manner
Quelle surprise!
Iceland - showing the way.

February, 2010

Small steps to a far place
Seeds of silence

January, 2010

Liar
So who needs people?
Late and censored
Freedom for life

December, 2009

Patterns
Testament
Boy-friendly!

October, 2009

Fools served by Zombies
Webs
BBC dogs that didn't bark ...

September, 2009

Taken Hostage

August, 2009

Have a good weekend ...
High Frequency Trading ...
Money money money
Fit for a politician

July, 2009

Inside clouds

June, 2009

Fond thoughts of Tony Blair ...
A good day ...
Midnight musing

May, 2009

aaah diddums
Zal may ...

April, 2009

Echos of a dark past
Sharks in the Shadows
Worlds Apart

January, 2009

Money Matters
Killing History
Magic

December, 2008

Home improvements
Get the Picture?

November, 2008

Barak - the movie

October, 2008

Won't get fooled again
Bankers, all of them!

September, 2008

And The Winner is ...
Light relief
A Financial 9/11
That's Lucky!
On this day

August, 2008

Mark My Words

July, 2008

The Management Myth
Sense Making Questions

June, 2008

Beware this Griffin
42 Day Folly
A Tortured Silence

May, 2008

A new Dawn needed
Is Justin Webb A Neo-Con?
The Puppy, the Mountain and the Fascists

April, 2008

Attention Pays

March, 2008

Fat Cats and Pork Pies
Fed up Darling?
Swearing - it's just not British!

October, 2007

TsarkoMania

Heir apparently   May 3, 2011

A French friend showed us some portraits hanging in his salon. He was particularly proud of two, dating back to the French Revolution. One was of a member of the nobility, who subsequently had his head chopped off and the other was a revolutionary, an executioner. 

Much of his furniture also comes from that (or an older) period. I am reminded of the Alan Clark (old money) quote about Michael Heseltine (new money) to the effect that Heseltine "had to buy his own furniture".

Growing up surrounded by the family history, isolated from the hoi polloi and regaled by stories of the past, it is no wonder that people like Clark, while charming and amusing on the surface, have warped and emotionally crippled inner worlds.

Clark was interviewed by John Pilger and had this to say:

JP "Did it bother you personally that you were causing such mayhem and human suffering (by supplying arms for Indonesia's war in East Timor)?"
AC "No, not in the slightest, it never entered my head."
JP "I ask the question because I read you are a vegetarian and you are quite seriously concerned about the way animals are killed."
AC "Yeah?"
JP "Doesn’t that concern extend to the way humans, all be it foreigners, are killed?"
AC "Curiously not. No."

As Clark says in one of the clips "My responsibility is to my own people". Indeed, and who are 'my people'?

Clark's world view is typical of the old families that dominate the British establishment. Just think for a moment about the influences on a young man like William Windsor. His grandfather Philip, was raised by Nazis, and Philips cousin and good friend, Prince Bernhard, was a member of the elite Nazi SS, as were Philips brothers-in-law.

Bernhard only renounced his membership so that he could marry the prospective Queen of Holland. Bernhard of course was one of the founders of the secretive but extremely powerful Bilderburg Group.

Many of the British Royal Court were closely associated with Hilter, Edward VIII was so close that he had to abdicate. Family gatherings must not have been for the liberal minded! Indeed the affinity for Nazi power and regalia continues to this day, getting Harry Windsor into trouble when he wore a Nazi costume to a fancy dress party. His choice speaks strongly about his inner fantasies and dreams!

William is a member of the House of Wettin, a dynasty founded by Dietrich I, who was born in 916. For over a thousand years his family descendents have murdered, raped and pillaged their way across Europe, seeking to consolidate power and wealth.

The family history is one of in-fighting and intrigue: brothers and sisters fighting each other or their fathers: in-breeding as they marry amongst themselves (like Victoria and Albert) for political, monetary or territorial advantage; madness, as their social isolation and intermarrying bears fruit.

What inner worlds they must have, trapped in their finery, their cruelty and their insanity. So many of us live amongst the ruins of human aspirations brought low by the selfishness of this greedy elite.

The House of Wettin is older than Capitalism or Socialism and cares nothing about either. The only way you keep such a family business going for a thousand years is through a ruthless dedication and continued focus on what is important - power and control. After so many generations it gets into the DNA.

Hitler and the Nazis were an inevitable, indeed necessary, consequence of the values and priorities pursued by the Wettins. As the twentieth century unfolded, the corporate strategy of the Wettins moved from overt physical domination of the serfs to a more subtle control through public relations and consumerism.

Now we have become economic serfs, but we still need external threats to keep us focused - to deny us the time to think, to reflect, to dream. Take center stage Hitler, Stalin, Saddam - tools of these ancient predators. Although publicly vilified, in reality they are simply modern incarnations of those blood-thirsty early Wettins.

The Wettins have no problem with these dictators values or methods - they understand them. But they do recognise some need for change, for instance the bloodline must be refreshed occasionally. So they welcome people like Kate Middleton into the family for breeding purposes.

The entrance of each of these fragrant young things also provides an opportunity to refresh their public image. Behold! the Wettins are born anew, risen from their musty crypts, they appear before us, refreshed and revitalised. They give us time off work, entertainment, fairy tales and we give them  - everything!

We forget, but they don't, surrounded by their history and memories.  Like a Freemason enjoying the secret symbolism embedded in his public speech, which only other Brethren will recognise, the Wettins too put secret messages in their public statements. They know what they are saying.

Of course, it's just a coincidence that William and Kate chose to be married on the 29th April, the anniversary of Adolph Hitlers wedding to Eva Braun ... isn't it?


Posted by Nicholas Moore    12:26:26 PM
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