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About irishroverpei

Author of "Lily & Me", "The Royal Navy & Me" and Chapter XXl Armageddon. Writer, blogger and RN Submariner, antique automobile enthusiast.

Legion Sands of Time????

In only one week the legion is in the media for Racism and Bigotry, Stolen Valour and now Poppy Fund Theft. How has the legions dominion command respond to these media reports. You guessed it God Bless and keep reading … Continue reading

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Tignish legion disgrace

I listened to various explanations on the radio this morning (22 Jan 2018), however, I heard nothing that excuses the disgraceful display of racism. I heard nothing about any members being barred for their comments, “go back to your own … Continue reading

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The Legions are Failing.

This is a very clear insight into today’s Legion Branches. Many of the things the author (Michael O’Leary) states I have myself suggested many times locally. This should be distributed to Dominion Command and all local Branches. How the Legion … Continue reading

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Rolling up the minimum Wage????

Tim Hortons could be in trouble, particularly in Ontario but perhaps elsewhere too. Linda and I have often had coffee at Mac Donald’s in the mornings, Its cheaper and its good coffee and the place is busy. This has to … Continue reading

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A Little Sunday Humour

A young boy walks into a brothel dragging a dead frog. He asks the man at the front desk if he can have a woman and the man says ”No, son. You have to be 18.” The boy hands the … Continue reading

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Conduct Unbecoming an MLA

This is my response to a rude and offensive guest opinion by Douglas Coles, that appeared in the Guardian 10th January 2018. If you have not read this article I would urge you to do so. I believe and I’m … Continue reading

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Poisons vs Pollination vs Farce

  At a glance one might applaud the Provincial Government for introducing a grant to increase Honey Bee populations on the island. See their latest grant proposal “Pollination Expansion Program 2017-18”. This is aimed at increasing the PEI honey bee … Continue reading

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Compensation One??Compassion Nil??

I found this letter quite astounding! how on Earth could any government body come up with such a disgraceful imbalance between similar services, The RCMP and the Canadian Forces. It reminds me of a pension program arrive at in Britain … Continue reading

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A Very Happy 2018

A Little Humour to Kick off 2018 Posted on January 1, 2018 by irishroverpei An Irish painter by the name of Murphy, while not a brilliant scholar, was a gifted portrait artist. Over a short number of years, his fame … Continue reading

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Try This Comparison?

Try this Comparison in government awarded benefits for one “child/boy soldier/terroist” He received 10.5 million dollars. A Canada senior citizen who has worked his/her whole life for Canada is about to receive an award of 57 cents per month increase … Continue reading

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