Tag Archives: Country

Trump’s USA & Norway: What’s the ‘Sh–hole’ Country?

Trump should dress in more appropriate garb…but we can do more sensible things. I am utterly appalled, but not surprised, by American President Donald Trump’s reported characterization of a number of developing nations as “shit–hole countries.” In his rhetoric, Trump … Continue reading

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12/31 Links: Trump: Iranians tired of having wealth stolen, ‘squandered on terrorism’; OECD: Israel ranked 11th happiest country in the world

From Ian: Trump says Iranians tired of having wealth stolen, ‘squandered on terrorism’ US President Donald Trump again encouraged the protesters in Iran on Sunday, saying that the Iranian people were no longer prepared to see the country’s resources “squandered … Continue reading

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Outrage as French children’s magazine says Israel isn’t a real country

French children’s magazine Youpi published this in its latest edition. The translation is “We call these 197 countries states, like France, Germany or Algeria. There are a few more, but not all countries in the world agree that they are … Continue reading

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India Commerce Minister says country would be ‘very happy’ for Apple to expand local manufacturing

While Apple first began manufacturing the iPhone in India earlier this year, it’s looking to expand those efforts now. According to a new report from The Economic Times, India’s Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu would be “very happy” for … Continue reading

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Country Music Mean Tweets: Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton & More Read Messages From Haters

It was a big night for country music’s finest at the CMAs on Nov. 8, but Jimmy Kimmel was there to remind them that they’re not universally loved. We’ve got his epic country music edition of Mean Tweets. Hollywood Life

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11/08 Links P2: Col Kemp: Israel as a Strategic Asset of the West; Morrissey: Israel haters are just ‘jealous’ of the country

From Ian: Col Kemp: Israel as a Strategic Asset of the West This visit came just weeks after the publication of the infamous Goldstone Report – which alleged that Israel had committed war crimes by deliberately targeting civilians in Gaza. … Continue reading

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A Very Country Christmas – airing this Holiday Season on UP!

MOVIE REVIEW Movie: A Very Country Christmas Network: UP Original Air Date: November 12, 2017 *A Very Country Christmas (2017) – image via: brainpowerstudio Greyston Holt, Bea Santos, and Raven Stewart in A Very Country Christmas (2017) CAST: Greyston Holt … Continue reading

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If you want to grasp how a country works, have a child there

I met a Swedish girl in a Dublin pub in 1995. What I knew about Sweden back then you could have scribbled on the back of an Abba stamp. Nevertheless, two years later I found myself stepping off a plane … Continue reading

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Praying for our Country

Out of respect for the lives lost in Las Vegas last night, the worst mass-shooting in American history, I have decided to not post anything movie related today. My heart is breaking for the innocent people who were simply attending … Continue reading

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‘American Idol’: Country Singer Luke Bryan Confirmed As New Judge Alongside Katy Perry

‘American Idol’ is about to get a little bit country, as Luke Bryan will reportedly be taking the second judge’s seat when the show returns. The ‘Strip It Down’ singer joins Katy Perry to help pick the next big music … Continue reading

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