While it took him a while to get really into his stride, he was in prison when he wrote this, he did manage to drive his nation off the deep end in little more than two decades, starting from scratch.
By the time he was done he had almost annexed most of western Europe, and engineered one of the worst genocides of the 20th Century. Yes, those Catholic kids really know how to make a name for themselves.
Gog and Magog are afoot in the desert.
It will be National versus the devil beast. Mr Speaker, I know who I'll be voting for and it won't be the devil beast.
More seriously this is remarkable language from a non-practising Jew. So the question is with whom has he been hanging out to start talking this way. A clue might be found in the 2008 scandal in which National were approached by the Exclusive Brethren and made campaign contributions. Do we really need cults driving parliamentary discourse? Nick Smith, certainly knows better and could properly instruct cabinet.
Tuesday, 21 May 2013
When leaders find religion...
When leaders find religious rhetoric, it is time to put on your haz-mat suits... the shit storm is coming. Here are just three examples...