R.I.P NED KELLY

Ned Kelly, the Australian folk hero, -famous for his revolutionary homemade suit of armour- who was hanged in 1880 for killing three cops and whose remains had lain in a mass grave until two years ago was laid to rest by his family and well wishers last friday…

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Kelly’s happy hatred of the police was given full expression in his ‘Jerilderie Letter’ (written to put his side of the story to the press and public), where he outlined cases of police corruption and called on corrupt policemen to resign. In his letter, he called police officers ‘a parcel of big ugly fat-necked wombat headed big bellied magpie legged narrow hipped splaw-footed sons of Irish Bailiffs or english landlords’…

Nice one Ned!

ImageTHE RICH WERE, AND ARE, OUR MISFORTUNE.

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  1. Captain Moonlight

    God bless old Ned..I listened to /watched ‘Rory and the island’ on you tube do a song about a guy in the states mad dog Coll.. Thought about Ned .. Today is the day after that and yesterday was my brother’ and 2 comrades anniversary listened to T.Rex drank some vodka and thought about those who sold us/them down the river laughed at the rants on these pages.. great stuff dude keep it coming.. regards CM

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