Ken's Blue Blog
Musings on "the bleedin' obvious"; views on the meaning of life, or anything else that takes my fancy.

Friday, March 30, 2012


Those who follow their own selfish agendas, to the detriment of their associates and colleagues, will eventually fall flat on their faces.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Happy Birthday Rosie!

Happy birthday Rosie, you are three today!

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Plans and Deadlines

Plans without deadlines are nothing more than dreams.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Vain Boasts

Countries and organisations that make vain boasts about themselves, their systems or their creations should be wary that these boasts don't come back to bite them in the arse.

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Putting The Clocks Forward

An annoying inconvenience that is highly disruptive to one's body clock.

A curse upon the ritual of changing between summer and winter time every six months.

Friday, March 23, 2012


Fireworks are all very well and good, especially when celebrating an important event. However, post event, someone has to clean up the mess and pay the bill.

Thursday, March 22, 2012


Budgets are like dogs that try to walk on their hind legs, the novelty soon wears off.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Happy Budget Day

Happy Budget Day everyone!

Another opportunity for the political establishment to demonstrate to the electorate how utterly futile and counter productive their economic meddling really is.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012


The foundations for lasting peace (in a region, or between various groups) are only stable if the foundations are constructed by those who are currently doing the fighting, peace that is imposed/enforced by others never lasts.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Definition of Insanity

To repeat the same action that has always failed in the past, in the naive expectation that it will this time succeed.

Thursday, March 15, 2012


It is ironic how quickly the lubricant of credit dries into the glue of debt.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Ongoing Advice To My Cat

The duvet is not a towel for you to wipe your paws on.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Advice To Nike

Do some research first, before you try to free-load a variation of your product onto a country's public holiday.

Monday, March 12, 2012

Advice To Wolfgang Schaeuble

The Euro is most certainly not a hedge against global economic turmoil!

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Solar Flares

Be prepared for disruption of telecoms, internet, sat nav and other electronic devices as the globe is hit by some major solar flares today.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

A Curse Upon Laptop Gremlins

A curse upon the gremlin that has wrecked the performance and functionality of my laptop's hardisc!

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

Question For My Cat

Why did you not want to eat your food to of your new cat bowl with the nice cat face painted on it?

Monday, March 05, 2012


Mediocrity does not cut the mustard in a competitive environment.

Friday, March 02, 2012

Beware Undue Optimism II

As the sun shines, so the frozen lake begins to thaw.

However, thawing lakes are very dangerous.

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Beware Undue Optimism

The sun may be shining, but the lake is still frozen.