Apparently God’s Angry

….But not, I think, as angry as me. Unless you have been honeymooning on Mars there is a good chance you know at least the basics of what is happening in Japan. About the 8.9 magnitude earthquake that struck the country, about the tsunami that followed, about the still lingering threat of nuclear fall out … Continue reading

It’s Never the Victim’s Fault

Remember back to when you were 11. (This is more aimed at girls – guys, remember how you were, then try and remember how the girls were too)  Remember how grown up you wanted to be? Remember your friends, your school, remember the schoolyard politics of it all… But most of all, remember how this … Continue reading

Are You for Real?

Recently in Australia there have been a number of big issues come up, multi-culturalism, the carbon tax, immigration, Tony Abbott… and in all of these issues there is one thing you can rely on, angry, angry men (and sometimes women) getting onto the airwaves and ranting furiously about just how deeply angry they are about … Continue reading

Yemen

Made famous by the fact that Chandler from Friends once fled there to avoid an ex-girlfriend, Yemen is the latest Arab nation to be undergoing a revolution. The countries current dictator, Ali Abdullah Saleh has ruled the nation since it was officially formed in 1990. However his career leads back much further then that, as … Continue reading

Never A Clear Cut

Today in Phildelphia prosecutors announced they will seek the death penalty in a high profile abortion case. The accused, Dr Kermit Gosnell, (who is either 69 or 70 according to various media sources), faces eight counts of murder. Seven babies and one 41 year old woman, who is beleived to have died as a result … Continue reading