Pestilence will end us all
A horse called Baghdad Note won the Melbourne Cup in 1970.
When Syria is totally decimated, the focus will shift to Iraq.
It could be 2020 when the chutney really hits the propeller.
Real “civilisation” began in Babylon.
It may not finish there, but could take a deep breath.
Just as the Spanish flu accompanied World War I, I think the only thing that can reduce the world population will be uncontrollable bird flu of some description.
Bugs and bacteria actually rule the world.
Maybe they can give the planet a new start. When Jesus said “the meek shall inherit the Earth”, he probably didn’t know it referred to bugs.
Since this system of continual growth, globalisation, division and belligerence cannot be maintained, I think Mother Nature will close it down shortly so she can begin again.
Two businessmen mates meet on the Gold Coast.
Bill says: “I retired up here after my business burnt down. I took the insurance and retired.”
Bob says: “My business completely flooded. Took money and here I am.”
Bill says: “How do you start a flood?” Ken Saligari Exmouth