Author Archives: Arrby

Off Guardian disappeared me. Is it petulance or worse?

In the past, OG staff were good about dealing with email enquiries about it. I know I wasn’t the only one experiencing problems because the odd visitor to the site also complained in comments attached to various OG-published articles, and OG editors would respond, apologetically (mostly), in the online comments. One of the OG editors even talked about re-doing the website eventually. Continue reading

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The Avalanche – Snapshot 1 – Oct 7, ’17

Apparently, Fascism is fun. Which is a problem for normal, un-self-modified people who value freedom. Listen Mozilla, Twitter, Facebook, et al: Freedom is awesome. But your freedom threatens others’ freedom. You are too free, therefore. Continue reading

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Blind Guides

Just the other day, I read an article by Tom Secker and Matthew Alford on Medium. They are authors of yet another book about the CIA et al in Hollywood. (I’ve read Tricia Jenkins eye-opener “The CIA In Hollywood”) By coincidence, I had only re-watched “Little Fockers” a few days earlier. The authors note that the CIA, which apparently had some say in how it was portrayed in the movie, had a scene deleted in which Greg breaks into Jack’s spy cave or whatever and finds a CIA manual about torture on his desk. Continue reading

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The World’s Wrath

Be a victim of the world’s wrath, rather than God’s. Fear God, not man. Continue reading

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My Cup Of Happy At Tandem

As a single person, without dependents or pets, I love the big city. Toronto is not the classiest place, but, because it’s big, it will have what you’re looking for and/or need and/or want. In my case, I can find the indy coffee shops and eateries that work for me. As much as my boss would like me to be a machine, I’m not one. I still need to have fun and be happy and Tandem Coffee and Crepe T.O. and places like those help me with that. Continue reading

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