South Ossetia Conflict Linked to Swinging Lamp on Athos

From (as ever) Interfax: A silver lamp before royal doors in the cathedral of the Iveron Monastery in Mount Athos started swinging back and forth early in August not long before Georgian troops attacked Tskhinvali. Athos monks claim that the icon-lamp has started swinging by itself during many centuries on the eve of great disasters […]

The Koh Controversy

A statuette of Jesus with an erection attached has resulted in an art gallery facing a private prosecution for allegedly causing “harassment, alarm and distress to the public”. Various reports assembled by me at The Sun – Tabloid Lies.