Category Archives: People & Events

 Freedom’s Horror

James Clark, is a Trooper of the Household Cavalry. He sends this note. “I wrote this a month after the death of my friend Cpl Johnathan “Woody” Woodgate, when I encountered some protesters shouting abuse outside an Army recruitment office. One of the protesters couldn’t speak English and I was moved by both anger and […]

 Azaria Chamberlain

Dingo baby ruling ends 32 years of torment for Lindy Chamberlain Azaria Chamberlain was killed by wild dingo at Uluru, coroner finally rules, after decades of legal and police obstruction When coroner Elizabeth Morris ruled that a dingo had taken baby Azaria Chamberlain from her cot in the Australian outback 32 years ago, there were […]

 Mary Jo Kopechne

Mary Jo Kopechne, the daughter of an insurance salesman, was born in the village of Forty Fort, Pennsylvania, on 26th July 1940. After graduating from Caldwell College for Women in New Jersey, she moved to Washington where she worked as a secretary for George Smathers and Robert Kennedy. During this time she shared an apartment […]

 Spring Heeled Jack / Mystery.

Spring Heeled Jack was an entity said to have been responsible for a number of attacks starting in 1837 AD. He was first seen in London. There were other, later sightings, in Liverpool and the Midlands. Here are some of his reported characteristics: man-like, but with a hideous face (large pointed ears and nose) sharp […]

 k the Ripper’s First Victim, 125 Years Ago

Although hours remained before the sun rose on the morning of August 31, 1888, it had already been an eventful night in London’s East End. A warehouse inferno in the docklands had set the skies ablaze, and a thunderstorm had rocked the city. What happened next, however, would shake London for months and begin the […]

 ”REMEMBER THE SHOE BOMBER?”

This is well worth reading. It’s too bad our media didn’t think it was worth publicising! Remember the guy who got on a plane with a bomb built in his shoe and tried to light it? Did you know his trial is over? Did you know he was sentenced? Did you see/ hear any of […]

 anishings – Mysterious Cases Of Missing People

Where have they gone? What is their fate? Every year, all over the world, there are thousands of people who go missing – children, teenagers, adults and the elderly. Most cases are resolved easily and quickly. However, there are many past and present that have never been solved. In addition the circumstances surrounding their disappearance […]

 THE CHARLES SCHULZ PHILOSOPHY

(This is marvelous!! Scroll thru slowly and read carefully to receive and enjoy full effect) The following is the philosophy of Charles Schulz, the creator of the ‘Peanuts’ comic strip. You don’t have to actually answer the questions. Just ponder on them. Just read the e-mail straight through, and you’ll get the point. 1. Name […]

 BRITISH OFFICERS ALL WEAR RED COATS

British officers all wear red coats? During the recent royal wedding, the millions around the world saw that Prince William chose to wear a uniform that included the famous British “red coat.” Many people have asked, “Why did the British wear red coats in battle?” A long time ago, Britain and France were at war. […]