May 2017

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Historical truth

If you agree with me that’s nice but what I really want to achieve is to make you question the status quo. Look between the lines, do your own research. Do not be a passive observer in this game we call life.

Who am I?

Guess who the mystery person is using the 3 clues. Include in your comments how the clues relate to the mystery person

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White strawberries. I think we can all die happy now?

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Good riddance

Manuel Antonio Noriega, the brash former dictator of Panama and sometime ally of the United States whose ties to drug trafficking led to his ouster in 1989 in the largest US military action since the Vietnam War, has died. He was 83.

President Juan Carlos Varela of Panama announced Noriega’s death on Twitter early Tuesday morning.

Mr Varela’s post read, “The death of Manuel A. Noriega closes a chapter in our history; his daughters and his relatives deserve to bury him in peace.”

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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story.  And when he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet.   Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet, and as a result he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist that takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him.  But you can’t ignore him.

Comrades it is time to join the Whaleoil Union

Comrades for too long we at Whaleoil have foolishly believed that working hard and providing a service that people wanted was the route to fame and wealth. (We were right of course but the details don’t matter.) Unions seem to be particularly good at getting their hands on other people’s money so I thought that now would be a good time to make membership of the Whaleoil Union compulsory for all Whaleoil readers.

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If you agree with me that’s nice but what I really want to achieve is to make you question the status quo. Look between the lines, do your own research. Do not be a passive observer in this game we call life.