robertthomasson Free

UK writer, dog lover, astrophysicist and cook.

Recent Comments

  1. about 18 hours ago on Doonesbury

    I think you have more than your share, and I speak as descendent of your tribe with fair hair.

  2. 2 days ago on Bloom County

    Just trying to get drama for tabloid headlines.

  3. 3 days ago on Clay Bennett

    Worked in what way? They made complete a$$es of themselves and pinned nothing on her?

    Hillary lost because of complacency, a belief that the Orange Baboon was not really a threat and consequently people who should have voted for her however distasteful they found he did not turn out to vote.

  4. 3 days ago on Bloom County

    Then the US version must be brutal, as the UK Bake Off and Master Chef is gladiatorial combat rather than being about the food.

  5. 4 days ago on Mike Luckovich

    I am getting slightly hopeful the forces of light will catch up to the Orange Baboon, bankrupt him to start, gag order, then jail until trial and then, after due process, lock him up.

  6. 4 days ago on Bloom County

    Except All in The Family was a remake of an awful, even then, Brit ‘comedy’ show Til Death Us Do Part.

    The funniest thing was Nixon talking to an aide and thinking it was a serious comment on US society.

  7. 4 days ago on Mike Luckovich

    Probably a 2000AD joke in there.

  8. 4 days ago on Mike Luckovich

    I knew a tree surgeon called Dr Deadwood. And in the 50s, according to my Janes Fighting Ships 1951 there was a Royal Navy officer called Commander Sex. When I visited the Royal Engineers my escorting officer was a captain who bemoaned he had not made Major. I could not break it to him that the army did not want a Major Dicker.

  9. 4 days ago on Mike Luckovich

    There is a genuine firm near me of Lawless & Lawless.

  10. 5 days ago on Mike Luckovich

    Taykem, Cheetem and Dewem are related to the UK law firm Sue, Grabbit and Runn.