DEMOCRACY’S DELIGHTS

Some readers have asked why I don’t mention Bernie in my comments on the Democrat Presidential nominee race.

The reason is simple.  The Democrats are principally driven by a passion to oust Trump.  Bernie’s extreme left wing policies would see him slaughtered in an ultimate show-down with Trump.

I’M A GENIUS

A year back I predicted Pete the mayor will eventually come through the mostly unelectable, then 20 plus mass of Democrat Party aspirants, and that Biden will eventually fold. That was received with scoffing.

SHOCK – JOHN MINTO SEES SENSE

John Minto has written a first-rate article in the New Zealand Herald about the ridiculously one-sided American proposal for a Palestinian state. That’s a far more sensible approach than for example, his disgraceful wrecking of Auckland’s wonderful annual tennis tournament a few years back, by standing outside megaphoning cruel abuse at an innocent Israel teenage lass playing. It was following that disgrace when I dubbed him the Screaming Skull.

TALKING TRIPE

The New Zealand Herald provides space for the public to write arguing issues that a letter cannot adequately cover. One assumes some editorial influence is applied but there have been past lapses.