Tag Archives: humour

Chemical Free and Organic

For people who never paid any attention in chemistry class, if indeed they ever attended any.   It’s all fucking chemicals, and organic has a real meaning, perhaps just not just the one you think.

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Noah and the Pairs

We all know the story of Noah and his ark. The latest interpretation of the myth is currently the top box-office movie. But what if Noah really did have two of everything?   Before antibiotics too.

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Vaccinations and Parachutes

A new paper calls for “double blind, randomised, placebo controlled, crossover trial of the parachute.”  Parachute use to prevent death and major trauma related to gravitational challenge: systematic review of randomised controlled trials Gordon C S Smith, Jill P Pell Introduction The parachute … Continue reading

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Oh Anne

When people think of Prince Edward Island, one of the first thing that comes to mind is Anne of Green Gables, the 1908 novel by Lucy Maud Montgomery. In movies, television, and musicals, Anne has been portrayed as a feisty, … Continue reading

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Sodom and Gomorrah

The twin cities could have been saved.

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When The Internet Invades Meat Space

On a planet not far from here, in the not too distant future, that which exists today on-line will become the norm in our face to face interactions.

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When pranksters grow up

Before caller ID became ubiquitous, telephone pranks were all the rage (or so I’ve heard).  However, eventually those kids who grew up making those calls became homeowners and started to receive the prank calls themselves. Several decades of dealing with … Continue reading

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The Five Second Rule

We all know the 5 second rule. You know, you drop some food on the floor and if you grab it before 5 seconds are up, it’s still safe to eat. Well, a news release from Aston University in the … Continue reading

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Heaven is a magical place

You would think more people would be anxious to get there. But then, Tahiti is magical too.

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Ragnarok: facing death

Today is the end.

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