NEWS OF MODERN DECADENCE

"The majority (62%) of people around the world think things in their country are on the wrong track. Unemployment currently occupies the top spot for global concern with 38% saying this."

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 Source https://www.ipsos.com/what-worries-world-september-2016

 You can fool all the people some of the time and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time. (Abraham Lincoln)

 

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"Baracktrema obamai is a species of blood fluke, found in Malaysian freshwater turtles. The discovery prompted the creation of a new genus, Baracktrema. It was discovered in 2015 and named after U.S. President Barack Obama because the discoverer admires Obama"

Read here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baracktrema_obamai

 Can you imagine that seventy years ago scientists named a parasite  after  F D Roosevelt  ?

 

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"A highly decorated king penguin has been given a promotion in a special ceremony at Edinburgh Zoo.Resident king penguin Sir Nils Olav is an honorary member of the King of Norway's Guard and gets to inspect the soldiers when they visit the Scottish capital.Already a knight, the famous penguin has now been given the new title of Brigadier Sir Nils Olav."

Read here http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/kings-guard-penguin-sir-nils-olav-new-honour-edinburgh-zoo-ceremony-a7204656.html

 The penguin became a knight and brigadier....In Ancient Rome emperor Caligula (reigned 37–41 AD) made senator from his favorite horse Incitatus .But the emperor Caligula was crazy...

 

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"The  Britain's Royal Navy's Type 45 Destroyers  ($ 1.4bn)  are losing power in the Persian Gulf because they cannot cope with the warm waters."

Read here http://edition.cnn.com/2016/06/09/europe/britain-royal-navy-warships/

 Britain's Royal Navy's  warships  are unable to operate continuously in warm waters ! Upon hearing this news , sir Francis Drake and admiral Horatio Nelson would have gone crazy .

 

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"Incest and necrophilia 'should be legal' according to youth branch of Swedish Liberal People's Party"

Read here http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/incest-and-necrophilia-should-be-legal-youth-swedish-liberal-peoples-party-a6891476.html

 Forty years ago it was impossible.But now this seems typical of most far left societies.They want absolute freedom and to impose their brand of freedom on everyone else.They seriously think that evil should have the same rights as good....

 

 

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