The Last Furlong

Comments on the race of life.


The shithole countries or shithole people Mr Trump?

Oh oh – Trump’s in trouble again for saying something we all know.

Some countries in the world are shithole countries. Continue reading



Cowardly perpetrators

I am absolutely sick of the phrase ‘cowardly perpetrators’. Continue reading


Katie Hopkins latest speech…..

The insufferable woman speaking out about very uncomfortable things that are not verbalised in the UK. How absolutely refreshing! Whatever you feel about Katie Hopkins, you have to admire her courage. Continue reading

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“Public Health” – Christopher Snowdon – thank you!

It really is about time people spoke up!

Here’s one who does – Christopher Snowdon – whose new book Killjoys is downloadable FREE here Continue reading

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A partridge in a shoplifting vest

Our daughter drew our attention today to the shoplifting that goes on in Africa. She sent intriguing videos of the skill on Whatsapp. I can’t find a way to put them here. So I had to resort to YouTube for this post. Continue reading



I see a change in our politics. We are sliding into a totalitarian society controlled by state legislation over our tiniest actions. Continue reading

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The silly old goat, the greedy old croc and the basket of gold.

Oh  the heart bleeds for Africa!

With all the education of its leaders, it seems always to be a mess. Continue reading