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Sunday, June 12, 2011

Following the recent acquisition and commissioning of two Augusta Westland 139 helicopters, the People’s Partnership (PP) Government appears to be increasingly confident of its Naval Operational Plan to stem the tide of transnational organised criminal activities (Toc).

Sunday, June 12, 2011

The COP internal election for a new political leader may well be a defining moment for the People’s Partnership Government. Without the COP, there would have been no Partnership Government; without the Partnership the COP would not have been in government.

Sunday, June 12, 2011

With the entrance of Nalini Dial into the race for the leadership of the Congress of the People (COP), the COP crowd now have four choices so far (nominations close today)–Prakash Ramadhar, Anil Roberts, Vernon De Lima, and Nalini Dial.

Monday, June 13, 2011

I must first of all declare my interest here, as I am a dog lover and Rottweilers top my list of favourite breeds. That being said, people like to see a Rottweiler being a Rottweiler. It is a large, powerful breed which, just by its mere presence, can be intimidating.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Different regimes and many reformers have promised to reform the public services to make them productive over the years, both under colonial rule and after independence.

Monday, June 13, 2011

While reading about party politics in Trinidad and Tobago, I fell asleep. The sleep was so sweet, I was transported to an island south of the Caribbean called Trinbago. It was often referred to as Mickey Mouse country... no lie.

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Last weekend as I plunged headlong into traffic snarled primarily by gapers in front of the Hase- ly Crawford Stadium, it dawned on me: people who slow down to see what has caused the traffic fail to appreciate that it is often their slowing down to gawk at the latest roadside tragedy on offer...

Sunday, June 12, 2011

With the House of Representatives on hiatus and the absence of each other to spar with (face to face)  Government and Opposition are now otherwise occupied in different locations.

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Been together like school children,
Then you hurt me just in vain.
Lord, I’m your weary child.
Happiness, come back awhile.
Cause if you don’t come, I’ve got to go
Lookin’ for happiness.
The road is dangerous.

Saturday, June 11, 2011

When I was doing my O-Levels, there was practically no one in my universe having sex; not with anyone else, anyway.

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