Saturday, August 19, 2017

‘Columns’ News

For God’s Sake Stop It…

Sunday, August 13, 2017 15:13

By: Mike Rudon Jr. I’m writing this on a Wednesday afternoon. It’s been 47 days since Elvin Penner killed Kenrick Myvette on the George Price Highway. San Ignacio Police say they still haven’t gotten back the results of the test taken to determine if he was under the influence when he ...

Something Wrong with Us

Saturday, July 22, 2017 14:14

By: Mike Rudon Jr. Last week I had a story in the newspaper about another scandal with former Deputy Prime Minister Gaspar Vega at the center. See, what Vega would do is facilitate the transfer of land to pre-selected persons who would receive title immediately and then transfer that title to ...

Only a Matter of Time

Sunday, July 16, 2017 18:52

By: Mike Rudon Jr. A good friend of mine, incidentally firmly entrenched in the UDP camp, sent me a clipping of a story – a Trinidadian man arrested and charged for a Facebook post in which he stated that somebody should rape the wife and daughter of the Prime Minister, Dr. ...

Complete and Utter Bullshit

Thursday, June 22, 2017 15:26

By: Mike Rudon Jr. Over the weekend a 16-year-old girl was brutally murdered, her throat cut before she was thrown into the river. Her boyfriend’s neck was also cut, and he was thrown in the river but survived. Old man in the media that I am, cold and callous even, I ...

Think About It

Friday, April 28, 2017 19:22

LABOUR DAY   In honour of the workers of this country, Monday 1st May, 2017 will be a public holiday. Those who labour are the backbone of Belize. They are in the words of a carpenter from Galilee two thousand years ago, “the salt of the Earth”.   The leader of the Peoples United ...

Judgment Day

Saturday, April 22, 2017 20:00

Once upon a time, I respected Dean Oliver Barrow. Don’t hate me. I really did. Now I can’t believe I was so stupid. DOB is a power-hungry, ruthless, selfish, uncaring man who really does not give a damn about the people of Belize. To him, we are worth nothing more ...

On Bubby-Suckers, Party Fanatics & Jackasses

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:28

By: Mike Rudon Jr.   You will notice and appreciate that I used the word jackasses as opposed to others I am prone to using. I have started, in my relatively old age, to go to Church and my God says I should try to be a better person and not curse ...

Think About It

Sunday, February 5, 2017 18:32

GUATEMALA CHANGED OUR LAW   The Guatemalan government has succeeded in changing the Referendum law of Belize. They did so with a bit of help from their friends - the British and the UDP government. Easy as Sunday morning, the UDP flunkies in the House of Representatives changed the law. It was ...

THINK ABOUT IT

Thursday, January 19, 2017 14:31

BARROW LOSES 3 MORE   In the famous/infamous quotation of Malcolm X on the death of US President John Kennedy, the chickens have come home to roost. Dean Barrow has lost three more important court cases and has plunged poor Belize deeper into the abyss of debt. In another big blow to the ...

THINK ABOUT IT!

Friday, December 16, 2016 18:02

INSULT TO FIDEL It was an insult to Fidel Castro for Dean Barrow to send Patrick Faber to represent Belize at the funeral services in Cuba. Patrick Faber may be the Deputy Prime Minister in a UDP government but, like his government, he knows very little about the achievements of the great ...