Stupid is who stupid does. Like Jean Claude Micallef.

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2019-02-05T14:22:51+00:00Tue, 5th Feb '19, 14:22|

This morning I commented on how remarkable it was to see the daughter of the victim of a terrorist attack chide racists for attributing collective responsibility to all Somalis because of the crime committed by the Somalis who had just murdered her father. She didn’t but I called the people who think like this, stupid. [...]

Enrobed sleuths

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2019-02-05T11:53:57+00:00Tue, 5th Feb '19, 11:40|

A couple of weeks ago Jason Azzopardi proposed in Parliament the appointment of a magistrate focusing only on corruption. He said the magistrate should be appointed by the President with the power to investigate corruption on their own initiative and without needing to rely on the Police. That’s not an entirely original idea. Alfred Sant [...]

The science of stupid

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2019-02-05T11:43:46+00:00Tue, 5th Feb '19, 10:01|

She had just heard her father had died, shot by terrorists in Somalia. Never mind the shock and anguish and sorrow at the great loss. Just think of the logistical nightmare that a mourning daughter has to face to get things done properly in a situation like this. And yet the daughter of Paul Anthony [...]

Every day

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2019-02-05T09:09:13+00:00Tue, 5th Feb '19, 09:09|

I don't think the government think much about the flowers, candles and protest messages left every day at the Great Siege Memorial. From their point of view the 'problem' has been addressed. Their own supporters no longer call them to harass them and use sexist metaphors about men in power not having the balls to [...]