Politics

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The Curse of Tay-Tay

Almost a week ago, the country-turned-pop diva Taylor Swift has finally broken her famous (or infamous, depending on your point of view) silence on all things political and posted on …

Culture

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Star Wars vs Troll Wars

Does a movie really suck or is it all just a big Russian conspiracy? Don’t ask me – I haven’t watched any of the new Disney “Star Wars” franchise movies …

History

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Unhappy Columbus Day

In a world where quoting Winston Churchill now gets you socially mobbed and forced into a grovelling apology (if you’re wondering what I’m referring to:) Did not mean to offend …

The Polish Enigma

Books

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20 best books I’ve read in 2017

I read. Too much. In fact, my New Year’s resolution for 2018 is to read less, and instead fill that time with some more profitable pursuits, like making some profits …

The best books in 2016

The Joy of Sex* (and Books)

WTF

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Right to bear kangaroos

A friend and a reader from the United States, Chuck, has sent me this informative chart and asked about the situation in Australia: For starters, God bless the great states …

Love

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Hot hearts smart?

The difficulties of illustrating new research become apparent in this News.com.au story “Physically attractive women ‘more likely’ to go the distance with intelligent men”: Nerdy guys are in luck, not …

Lifestyle

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