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Sunday, May 14, 2017

New Epoch.....new Rules.....

As you are probably aware, after such a long period of looking at my images, reading my words (for which I thank you all profoundly), health and age have not crept up upon me, they have more taken charge of me!
I am a convinced and confirmed European, as most of you are aware, and on this day, when new things are happening in Europe - the change in France of an era, voting in Germany in NRW (Nord-Rhine Westfalen), a New President in France, it seems appropriate, to me, to take stock of my personal affairs - so far as I can, in the hope that the situation elsewhere in this World can be arranged, particularly in the USA where total chaos reigns.
Firstly to arrange my Weblogs - they will be appearing less frequently, to allow me the time to concentrate on my 'Autobiography'.
They may still be simply 'updated'.
So long as the Internet exists, they will be available.

Finally, but most importantly, I must try to arrange the situation with my Companion, Tina Concetta Marzocca, in the case of my departing this World.
I am not a rich man, but for my burial etc., Insurances/Assurances have been arranged, and she is aware of them.
Much more important is the question of language.
I will not be able to help there.
I hope she will be able to find someone of trust and honesty to assist her in this un-envious task.
I love her, and I hope she is able to live the rest of her life in peace, before joining me and my 1st deceased wife, Kathleen (Kate) ODELL-MITCHELL.


Kathleen (Kate) ODELL-MITCHELL

Ian Watson Mitchell       -        30600,Vauvert      -   May 2017.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Hard work getting votes......

The rewards may be great, but you do have to do something to get them in spite of what people think.
Politicians probably work hardest to get the power to cheat us all than at any other point of their stay.
Sometimes - it goes wrong:   Le Pen, Marine-9586 (cropped).jpg
http://www.francetvinfo.fr/elections/presidentielle/carte-ces-56-communes-ou-marine-le-pen-n-a-fait-aucune-voix_2159674.html

In any case, we will now all have the delights of 2 weeks non-stop TV & Radio coverage, insults on Facebook and Twitter, with the peanut man in Washington lending them all a helping hand.
My personal position is simple......
I haven't got one.......!
In the main, I'm not allowed to vote anywhere and if I could then the only politician halfway qualified correctly and humanely, worldwide, is

Mrs (Frau) ANGELA MERKEL     -    Image result for Frau Angela Merkel 
She is also the only person internationally to have understood that the person masquerading as American President at this moment is gravely ill - mentally.
The look says it all!  Image result for Frau Angela Merkel  and Donald Trump
She does not knee down to him, as Teresa MAY from the UK did, making invitations officially to Britain - meet the Queen and now this ruffian insists on riding in the 'Gold Carriage' - That's not a problem  - everybody who rides in it is violently sick - it has the suspension of a boat - so I wish him heartily the pleasure.
I hope he won't be hurt by the fact that the crowds don't turn out for him, or if they do that they give only boos....!
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  https://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2017/jan/20/hundreds-boo-president-trump-motorcade-in-washington-dc-video

There are already numerous reasons to impeach this creature indeed even to imprison him, but - of course - that won't happen.

The World is moving - after the start in Holland and now partly in France - it may even be moving a little bit more slowly, but still backwards!

Depression and anxiety can now maybe be reduced.






Saturday, April 01, 2017

Chez mr.le Marquis du Galipot.: Nero fiddled Syndrome......

Chez mr.le Marquis du Galipot.: Nero fiddled Syndrome......: not quite fiddling! You all have heard this quote - 'Nero fiddled whilst Rome burned'..... Well, I have a theory which brings i...

Nero fiddled Syndrome......

Image result for Nero fiddled
not quite fiddling!
You all have heard this quote - 'Nero fiddled whilst Rome burned'.....
Well, I have a theory which brings it 'bang up to date'.....
Since last year, when I heard the name/word 'Trump' in the sense of an American Politician, I've been looking for some kind of explication of his phenomenon, and I think I've found it.
Image result for Trump fiddled  In the beginning, over a couple of glasses of Scotch whisky, in the bar of his own personal Scottish golf club, talk got around to Politics, rather like poor people talk about winning the Lotto or the Pools.
What would you do if........?

Mr Trump, a declared Bankrupt on 5 occasions, took his time, and finally said....

'If I became President of The United States of America, I would have a ball of a time, so long as they let me!'

He continued, at length, to say that these 'damned politicians were all WEAK THINGS, with no intelligence.' 

They required a good shake up.......

Time went bye and - finding himself with a spare moment, he said, 'OK - let's do that! Let's 'shake 'em up'....., and maybe even go out with a bang!

And.....off it went .........First you need a catchy slogan...Image result for trump campaign... got it!

Image result for trump campaign backers
Can we play too?
Then you need backers, financial ones....offset against taxes, of course.....and it doesn't matter where they come from, what country they come from, what Religion, colour, creed, gender or whatever they have....so long as they didn't want paying back!
So what if a couple of Russians sneaked in there, so long as they spoke American English...!
Well, they were all found, and all payed up!
Image result for Happy Donald Trump
everybody loves me
Donald was a happy camper....    

Surely, it was hard work, travelling all over, fully secured, best places, lots of people who wanted to talk to him, eat with him - even payed him to give speeches at functions - and so on....
My - thought Donald - these people LOVE me.....let's enjoy!
Then, one day, he woke up to a call asking him to keep time free for the National TV 'Presidential Debate'....
Actually, he had played with the idea of having an attractive, but qualified female for the job,  as his second -in - command, but things had worked out differently!
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  Never mind, thought Donald, my guys will find some stuff about her, and we'll be okey dokey....
And so time went bye....enjoyable being loved by nearly all and sundry, except (of course) those who liked the idea of a Female President, and THAT was going to be his planned second-in-command....Ironic, he thought, but sort of typical for his life. 
Nothing seemed to work out exactly as planned, but....it was fun, and made money!
In any case, he thought, whoever became President would make some records....following up on the first Black President with either the first female gendered 'Presidentresse', or the first TV Star President.
All that counted was to have some fun and make some money....Kick up mayhem and then say 'Adieu, Goodbye....!'
Image result for Donald Trump playing Golf
give me a break....
That would make these Politicians wake up as he had suggested in his golf club bar in Scotland......all those years ago!

Well, Donald thought, even if it doesn't get that far, it's been enjoyable up till now.

AND THEN THE UNIMAGINABLE HAPPENED......

Image result for Donald Trump - President ...Image result for Donald Trump - President..Image result for Donald Trump - President

All everybody is waiting for now, is that he - as promised - says 
'Adieu, Goodbye' - 
but up till now - it's fun!

That is the Trump Syndrome......

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URGENTLY!
American's - please think about your system.........

March 2017.