Thursday, March 29, 2007

Tinpot Or Tosspot

Iran has 'detained' 15 British sailors whom they claim were found inside Iranian territorial water. The British Navy say that their GPS equipment proves that they were 1 mile inside Iraqi waters. The Iranians have said that this whole affair can be ended if the British admit to being in the wrong.

Zimbabwe's pensioner frontman, Robert Mugabe, still treats his political adversaries like terrorists. Morgan Tsvangirai has been beaten from pillar to post just because he believes it's time for change and that he doesn't agree with Mugabe's policies.

Swiss spray-painter, Oliver Jufer, has been jailed for 10 years following a drunken spree when he defaced portraits of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Jufer, who has lived in Thailand for a decade, knew what he risked and even His Holiness has questioned the laws that protect him.

What a strange place we live in ...



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