Sometimes my train of thought gets so carried away that it's amazing the measly mind powering it manages to cope. This happens a lot when I watch superhero films. I love them, but I find myself somewhere between "Wow cool" and "...but hang on - that can't happen". Physics and superpowers don't generally go well together. (more…)
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These days, one must take care not to discriminate by gender. Men and women were created equal after all and it would not be politically correct to suggest otherwise. Therefore it may come as a surprise that when it comes to online gaming, there is a distinct difference in behaviour between the sexes. And it may be even more surprising to learn that men play the lottery more than women! (more…)
The last few days have been interesting.
I was made aware of a thread on a Facebook group where people, some I've never even heard of, took it upon themselves to "Facebook slander" me. This was a small group of contributors to a larger main group, which currently has over 54,000 members.
Sorry, but I'm not about to let that one go. (more…)
Seeing our daughter intoxicated was something Kate and I thought we had over a decade to prepare ourselves for. Apparently not - a mistake from a local restaurant meant that we witnessed our four year old child drunk. As if that wasn't weird and disturbing enough, she had the inevitable hangover the next day. I appreciate this might sound funny to some but think about it - she's four years old, and she was drunk. It's wrong... (more…)
The year is 2028. This is a letter from yourself, 10 years on. Some advice from the future, if you like. Use it as a guide, because the next 10 years are going to be a roller coaster. I suppose the phrase you'd use in 2018 is "tread on egg shells", but since global veganism was declared mandatory in 2021, the phrase has been banned.
Listen, I don't claim to be an expert on global affairs. I'm not politically minded, despite how opinionated I seem at times. I'm not even claiming to have any suggestions on what can be done to right the wrongs with terrorism we see on an all-too-frequent basis. But I have something to say, and a platform to say it from... (more…)