Monthly Archives: September 2008

Must Have Accessory

These are currently the most sought after freebie at the Tory Party Conference It’s a USB memory stick and the writing says: Warning – To avoid data loss keep out of reach of Labour Brilliant!!! HT – ConservativeHome

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Far Right

Brand me a neo-nazi if you like, but I’m a bit fed up with all the British media labeling the two right-wing parties who did so well in Austria yesterday as "far right". Cultural populists they might be, anti-EU integration

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The Picture of the Evening

Sums it all up. Radical Move to Right in Austria – Kurier [de] Far Right gains in Austria vote – BBC This "far right" thing is getting a bit annoying.

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New Anti-Spam Feature

Just to let regular readers know, I have moved to a new anti-spam system which might involve you having to enter a CAPTCHA text to have your comment included. Please use the contact page to let me know about any

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Review: Salzburg Airport

Peter, Reuben and I have just returned from a lovely week away in Austria. Part of that trip involved flying into and out of Salzburg Airport, and I thought it would be fun to give a quick review…! Salzburg airport

Posted in General

Austrian Election – Initial Results

18:30 UK – 99% of count in SPÖ 29.7% ÖVP 25.6% FPÖ 18.0% BZÖ 11.0% Gr 9.8%   SPÖ 58 ÖVP 50 FPÖ 35 BZÖ 21 Gr 19  18:00 UK Latest Results SPÖ 29.7% ÖVP 26.0% FPÖ 18.2% BZÖ 9.6%

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Two Final Things

Aber mit der Heimat
geht man immer herum,
durch die Welt,
dort und dort
Peter Handke

No one could describe
the Word of the Father;
but when He took flesh from you, O Theotokos,
He consented to be described, and restored the fallen image to its former beauty.
We confess and proclaim our salvation in word and image.
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