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    Ellan Vannin

    I am a proud Kiwi with a Kiwi Mother from fine Scottish ancestry and a Manx father. My pseudonym reflects my love of my late father. The Isle of Man, aka Ellan Vannin, is well known for TT Races and its fairies (of the flying, magical variety.) Manx Fairies live under bridges, preferring the countryside to the city, much like me. We dislike trolls, are great friends but can be rather vexatious if crossed.

    Mataku the Death of Our Nation’s Culture & Traditions

    Some years ago, I watched a series called “ Mataku “. The episodes enthralled and entertained me. They frightened me and I learnt NOT to watch...

    Mental Illness – There is a Lot of it About These Days.

    We seem to have an outbreak of mental health issues throughout the world. Yelling “Allahu Akbar“ is not terrorism, apparently, it is a mental health issue.

    A Benevolent Dictatorship and Chooks

    The late great Premier of Queensland, Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen is regarded as a hero and an anti-hero, depending upon what side of the political fence you...

    Two Testosterone Tales

    New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard won two gold medals at the recent Pacific Games. Hubbard, 41, was born as a bloke named Gavin. Laurel took double...

    Doughnuts, Decadence & Dodgy Dudes

    It all started this morning when I went to my local bakery to buy my decadent monthly treat. It ended up being about dodgy dudes.

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    Proverbs 21 30 There is no wisdom, no insight, no plan    that can succeed against the Lord.

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    The Science: Male Brain vs Female Brain

    It's politically correct to say men and women are mentally the same, but Stossel lays out science that says otherwise