THURS 11th JULY 2019
1656; Ann Austin and Mary Fisher became the first Quakers to arrive in America and were promptly arrested. Five weeks later they were deported, back to England.
If; they had been male Quakers, they woudn't have seen the light of day...
Humanity still hangs around in religious gangs.
The less developed the gang ; the more religious - you can't say that; can you!
Wanna be in a non religious gang GOSH
1859; Big Ben, in the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, tolled for the first time.
In September it cracked under the hammer, a mere two months after it officially went into service.
According to the foundry's manager, a hammer more than twice the maximum weight specified had been used and Big Ben was taken out of commission for three years.
If the left don't get you then the right hand will...
Wealth is wasted on both sides of the political divide
Oh! I forgot to mention the original bell manufacturer was replaced by a one from london.
Concoct your conspiracy or cock up theories for that one.
The vast majority of conspiracy is cock up - that is not to say that there is no conspiracy in any cock up.
Wanna be in a less conspirational gang GOSH
1991; Labour MP Terry Fields was sentenced to 60 days in prison for refusing to pay his poll tax.
Terry Liverpool MP (now dead) who was expulsed from the labour party for being a member of militant tendancy.
Not to be confused with the centre right career politician; Frank Field who recently resigned the labour whip after voting with the greedy gits over brexit.
Wonder if Frank will now change his mind...
Wanna be in a time for change gang GOSH
2013; Greenpeace protesters climbed to the summit of London's Shard, the tallest building in western Europe at 1,016 ft and then unfurled a blue flag with 'Save the Arctic' written on it.
Wanna believe in a global warming gang GOSH
Wonder if the newly elected greedy git government will subtly change the influence of global warming on the Greek nation state!
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