Boanerges
  • Canada

Boanerges's Friends

  • DiBi
  • Outside Myself
  • Sage Hunter
  • Johnny Robish
  • QuattoSpeaks
  • Julie Johnson
  • Terry McKenna
  • John Manchester
  • nanatehay
  • Ben Sen
  • Allan Strong
  • Alysa Salzberg
  • Kelley
  • Robin Sneed
  • Jeff L. Howe
 

Boanerges's Page

New Comments

Boanerges commented on koshersalaami's blog post Seriously???
"Really? The Rothchilds own the freakin' BANK OF CANADA? That's a federal institution, it's managed by a governor, it sets monetary policy, it's not a bank per se ... oh, why go on? http://www.bankofcanada.ca/about/"
13 hours ago
Boanerges liked lorianne's blog post The Nazi Next-Door
yesterday
Boanerges commented on lorianne's blog post The Nazi Next-Door
"Dang, Lori, I wish you'd write more often. I know, I know -- you've got a life and besides you're trying to herd this bunch of cats around here, but still.... Anyway, a couple of our neighbours are asshats, and others probably lean…"
yesterday
Boanerges liked Rodney Roe's blog post Trump Understands Eclipses Better Than Anybody
yesterday
Boanerges commented on Rodney Roe's blog post Trump Understands Eclipses Better Than Anybody
"Yeah, Thumb Dick understands all about the economy and how to increase employment. That's why he shut down a casino in NJ (during the campaign, no less) because of a -- wait for it -- labour dispute, leaving 3,000 workers without jobs. As for…"
yesterday
Boanerges commented on QuattoSpeaks's blog post Crimson Jesus Chronicles: Chapter 25
"Zap appears to be a good addition to your crew of characters. Keep 'em coming, Quat. Meth's ovaries must clang when she walks...."
yesterday
Boanerges liked QuattoSpeaks's blog post Crimson Jesus Chronicles: Chapter 25
yesterday
Boanerges liked koshersalaami's blog post Single Sentence Sunday: Why Trump is being deserted in the wake of his remarks on Charlottesville
Monday
Boanerges liked Safe Bet's Amy's blog post OH . MY . GOD, Becky! We're All Gonna Die!!!!!!!!
Monday
Boanerges commented on Safe Bet's Amy's blog post OH . MY . GOD, Becky! We're All Gonna Die!!!!!!!!
"Dear God: I think these people are batshit crazy and should be put away somewhere. If you agree, please send us a sign. Maybe turn off the sun for a while. Kthxbye"
Monday
Boanerges commented on koshersalaami's blog post Kennedy Center Honors - Trumps won't attend and Kennedy Center is grateful
"All they needed to do was tell Trump that Obama loved the event. I do wonder what Mueller will turn up, though, and how deep the rot really goes. People are impatient, I know, but Watergate wasn't built in a day, either. It's (remotely)…"
Sunday
Boanerges liked koshersalaami's blog post Kennedy Center Honors - Trumps won't attend and Kennedy Center is grateful
Sunday
Boanerges commented on Jonathan Wolfman's blog post Dick Gregory
"Subversive is always good. And he was brilliant...."
Sunday
Boanerges liked Jonathan Wolfman's blog post Dick Gregory
Sunday
Boanerges commented on Boanerges's blog post The Haunted Beach
"Nana, the First and Second Canadian divisions were essentially England's garrison for a long time as the British Army struggled to rebuild and rearm after Dunkirk. The Second indeed was volunteered for the raid by us, in part because the men…"
Sunday
Steel Breeze commented on Boanerges's blog post The Haunted Beach
"wasted lives"
Sunday

Boanerges's Blog

The Haunted Beach

Posted on August 19, 2017 at 6:03am 9 Comments

SCOTTISH AT DIEPPE

Blazing Bloody Battle Of France Is Described

Sees Canadian Army Fight Hun
--Front page headline and subheads
Windsor Daily Star, Aug. 20, 1942



"No Essex officer returned. ... Out of 30 officers who lived together at Aldershot and previously, I am the only original. Others had been transferred or were shot down in France.... Lads say they are glad I…

Continue

12th Street and Clairmount, July 23, 1967

Posted on July 23, 2017 at 5:30am 9 Comments

“Are we going to let these peckerwood motherfuckers

come down here any time they want and mess us around?”



                                                                     -- William Walter Scott III, 19,

                                                                    shouting from the rooftop of a car,

                                                                    just before he hurled a bottle…

Continue

Decoding the Right

Posted on July 16, 2017 at 6:24am 10 Comments

     I've spent a fair amount of time lately wondering why I'm having recurring bouts of deja vu about politics in general -- and US politics in particular. Then I remember: I've seen this all before, especially when it comes to right-wing "talking points".

     My proof? Take a look at this column by satirist Art Buchwald, written in 1973, as "advice" for those poor downtrodden Nixonians and other cement-heads who found themselves beset by moderate and left-wing Americans. Change a…

Continue

Canada 150

Posted on July 1, 2017 at 6:00am 9 Comments





     I said I was going to write something to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday today, but I'm kind of stuck.

     See, everything that should be said has been said -- and far more eloquently and at far greater lengths than I ever could. So I'll just hit some high -- and low -- points.

     We so-called "Found-Ins" are all…

Continue

Comment Wall (3 comments)

You need to be a member of Our Salon to add comments!

Join Our Salon

At 6:53am on November 27, 2012, Harp said…

I wasn't sure how to tell you about my response to your Open Call.   So I left it here.   

At 8:30am on September 18, 2012, Xenonlit said…

Hi Boa! I am happy to see you here and on my friends list. It looks like OS has an alternative.  

At 9:38pm on September 12, 2012, David McClain said…

Bo, my friend, it is so good to see you in here with the rest of us from OS. You add class to whatever site you join and I am happy to be on your friend's list.

 
 
 

NEW BLOG POSTS

Seriously???

Posted by koshersalaami on August 23, 2017 at 12:09pm 9 Comments

windows

Posted by ABG 2.0 on August 23, 2017 at 6:27am 1 Comment

LennyDonny

Posted by Jonathan Wolfman on August 23, 2017 at 2:30am 3 Comments

President of Arizona

Posted by moki ikom on August 22, 2017 at 9:30pm 2 Comments

Post Eclipse Blues

Posted by J.P. Hart on August 22, 2017 at 11:34am 4 Comments

Ita nos, qui vere stulti sunt!

Posted by Safe Bet's Amy on August 22, 2017 at 11:30am 8 Comments

a guest post upon my return ...

Posted by ABG 2.0 on August 22, 2017 at 9:31am 7 Comments

© 2017   Created by lorianne.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service