The spy’s dilemma and the lockdown dichotomy

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley [Update: Good news: Boris Johnson is now out of intensive care. His prospects for recovery are, therefore, very greatly improved.] Consider how fair-minded is our…

Did the Pope say Covid-19 is Nature’s Response to Ignoring Climate Change?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The answer is sort of. … I was curious to know if the Pope saw the crisis and the economic devastation it is wreaking as…

OPEC+ Agrees to 10 mmbbl/d Production Cut… Should the US join in?

Guest “maybe, maybe not” by David Middleton Note: mmbbl = million barrels OPEC and allies agree to 10 MMbpd production cut By JAVIER BLAS, NATALIA KNIAZHEVICH AND SALMA EL WARDANY on 4/9/2020 LONDON…

Welcome to the Shibbolithic

Guest parody by Brad Keyes (Note – some video files may take time to load, try refresh if don’t see them.) Shibbolithic /ʃɪbəlˈiθik/ n. : the current geological age, regarded…

But is it really no worse than flu?

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley Some commenters responding to this daily series providing some information about the Chinese virus have repeated what seems to have become something of a mantra…

Elon Musk Delivers CPAP Machines to Hospitals, Rather than Ventilators

Guest “too fracking funny for words” by David Middleton Remember this? Elon Musk says he’ll have 1,200 ventilators ready to deliver this weekBy Mike Wall – Space.com Senior Writer 15…