Swordsmanship in Star Wars

There are noticeable differences in swordfighting scenes in the Prequel Trilogy and the Original Trilogy. In the prequels, fights are relatively slow, with no fancy moves. In the sequels, they are fast and flashy – but also shit. Reason for this was that the Original Trilogy coreography was done guided by actual swordsman, a champion…

British battleship classes

Class Type Length Width Displacement Top speed Primary battery Primary rof Secondary bat Secondary rof Tertiary batt. Tertiary rof Royal Sovereign predreadnought 380 ft 75 ft 14.380 t 17,5 kts 4 * 13,5 in 10 * 6 in 28 pd guns Centurion predreadnought 360 ft 70 ft 10.670 t 17 kts 4 * 10 in…

4 Stages of Islamic Conquest:

by Civilus Defendus, with a hat tip to Kali Politus (Video by LSA, PDF version here. Click, save, share.) STAGE 1: INFILTRATION Muslims begin moving to non-Muslim countries in increasing numbers and the beginning of cultural conflicts are visible, though often subtle. First migration wave to non-Muslim “host” country. Appeal for humanitarian tolerance from the…

American Uncivil War

Originally posted on Patrice Ayme's Thoughts:
People pass away, mentalities perdure. The English were not the first colonizers of North America. However, when they finally got there, it was with the most effective ethics to enforce the ethics of ultimate greed. England had been too busy with recalcitrant Scotland and Ireland to join the…

Goldman Sachs’ European Union

Originally posted on Patrice Ayme's Thoughts:
Goldman Sachs, one of the generous employers of the wealthy Hillary Clinton, has recruited José Manuel Barroso, the former president of the European Commission, as the chairman of its international operations, “a non-exec, advisory role”…. To handle “Brexit” Goldman-Sachs said. (An interesting case of self-dealing: Who was one of…

Brexit Idiocy In One Picture

Originally posted on Patrice Ayme's Thoughts:
Hard core Brexit idiots pontificate that they will renew their ties with the British Commonwealth and the USA. As if the quaint British monarchy imported from the Netherlands had anything in common with the hyper violent, domineering American republic, a country of immigrants, a world country, the world’s hyper…