Archive for March, 2015

Wednesday funeral for Dame Linette Hoppie also known as May Beaton

Maceo Parker – Fa fa fa sad song

Wednesday funeral for Dame Linette Hoppie also known as May Beaton.
jeggae momBy Waltie Ainsworth

The immediate family and offspring of Dame Linette Hoppie/ May Beaton on Wednesday March 18th, announced her passing around seven p.m. Had Linette lived another five hours or so, it would have perfectly synchronized with the death of her mom, Cousin Florrie who had passed 19 years ago on March 19, 1996 in the Peoples Republic of Victoria. Linette died here in Brooklyn after a prolonged illness. Her children and their children were with her as she transitioned to the great beyond.  Continue reading

A US citizen and former GDF officer shot five times … in Guyana

Ana Me -T’Shana Cort (Mashramani Calypso 2015) – Answer Me


A US citizen and former GDF officer shot five times

By Waltie Ainsworth

Plural ignorance seems to have consumed President Bharrat Jagdeo as he addressed a mammoth rally at Babu John at Port Mourant on the Courentyne. Scores was bussed in from as far away as Wakenaam, Mahicony, Cornealia Ida and Orealla. The local community did not participate and President Jagdeo took the opportunity to give tacit approval to maim and kill blacks who stood in opposition to the party.

Jagdeo also said that the PPP party was for East Indians only and if Blacks were included they were mere contract workers setting their mouths when honey a-run. Prime Minister elect Sam Hinds and Prime Minister select, Elizabeth Harper both looked confused and timid as Jagdeo run his mouth and signaled incremental killings of blacks who did not confirm and comply with his authority. Continue reading

Nose blind Ramsammy ducks out from country – By Waltie Ainsworth

Diana- Bring back Anansi – Diana Chapman

Nose blind Ramsammy ducks out from country

By Waltie Ainsworth

Over the Phagwah holiday weekend, reports from Georgetown suggests that prominent PPP central executive member and Minister of Agriculture, Dr Leslie Ramsammy duck out of the country to New York with no immediate plans to return.

Word on the street is that the former Health Minister did not realise the brutal and unbalanced relationship that the party he embraces has with the Guyanese populace. His excuse for leaving is that he has a heart condition, but dem boy seh it more look like nose blind.

Another comrade of similar ilk, Robert Persaud, currently Mines and Environment Minister, has been charged with new responsibilities by former president Bharrat Jagdeo. Robert has to scrub all emails and electronic communication and delete all evidence that points to corruption, graft and drug related offences between and among the Government, Army, central executives and private citizens.  Continue reading

Fly Jamaica $199.00 from Mash to Mothers Day – By Waltie Ainsworth

King Fighter- Live in Brooklyn


Fly Jamaica $199.00 from Mash to Mothers Day

Fly Jamaica has acquired an additional plane and almost simultaneously announced that it flies directly from JFK to Georgetown. And to celebrate this perennial hurdle, the airline has been offering $199.99 one way fares as Guyanese celebrate the 45th anniversary of Republican status.

Guyana now has six airlines servicing the North American market. Dem boy seh that Caribbean Airlines maintains its status as the coolie airline, Portuguese community flies Infill out of Curacao, COPA is dedicated to the Amerindians. Suriname Airways is dedicated to Chinese and Fly Jamaica is strictly Black folks. Dynamic has dedicated all its resources to the gay community. A comrade who has flown once, twice or thrice with the Dynamic complained that each time the main meal was shine rice with fish cake….a delicacy in the gay community hence the affiliation to that factory.  Continue reading

PM Hinds Booted – By Waltie Ainsworth

Black Stalin – The marriage

PM Hinds Booted

This Lenten and Mashramani season, comes shrouded with loud drama and disappointment.

Top of the list is the resignation of Prime Minister, Sam Hinds.  Sam apparently disbarred a judge for having jailed his son who has a perennial problem with criminal behaviours. Immediately after a closed door meeting with President Jagdeo on Mashramani weekend, the Office of the President announced that Ms Elisabeth Harper would take his place and contest the upcoming May 11th Mother’s Day elections.

Sam Hinds, this writer has been told that never had a list of duties. Sam Hinds also took it personal that they were putting a woman to replace him as Prime Minister.  Continue reading