A lifelong bibliophile, who seeks to unleash his energy on a number of subjects
Cursed Are The Meek Of The Earth, For They Are Well And Truly F**ked
The world around us is fast unravelling. Reading the newspapers or watching the news is an entirely depressing undertaking. Our planet is imploding and exploding literally, right before our very eyes.
Gold ETFs Have Rendered Gold Completely Useless and Worthless
Once upon a time, gold had extraordinary power, globally. It was the legal tender for a number of countries across the world. When France lost the Franco-Prussian war to Germany(Prussia was its old name), Germany demanded reparations worth £200 million in gold from its vanquished neighbour. Until the dawn of the first world war, its power was absolute; Gold reigned supreme.
'No Time To Die' Is OHMSS Rebooted For The 21st Century
Of all the actors who have donned the world famous tuxedo strapped with a Walther PPK, George Lazenby is the least known. Sandwiched between the late great Sean Connery and Roger Moore, the Australian certainly did himself no favours in choosing to do just one film and the antipodean is often used as a cultural reference point for forgettable non-iconic acting performances.
The BBC Is Dead
We live in truly extraordinary times. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is falling apart. The institutions which we have come to trust as the standard bearers of British culture and history have since eschewed their responsibility to those who pay their wages and chosen to sacrifice their integrity at the altar of expediency.
My Foot Fetish… Is It Real?
This article was brought about by one of the responses to a post that I wrote last month, elsewhere. In this post, a lady wrote about a guy that accosted her at the supermarket, while out shopping with her daughter, complimenting her toes which was painted red. She wrote the following:
The Chinese Empire Is Doomed To Go The Way of The American Empire
On the 30th of August 2021, Major General Donahue became the last serving American soldier to leave Afghanistan. The image which has now gone viral several times over around the world, is being seen rightly or wrongly as the symbol of the irreversible decline of the American empire, the moment at which, the United States ceded its position as the world's police man to the People's Republic of China.
Data And AI: The New All Conquering Gods Of The Twenty-First Century.
We live in the world of algorithms and data. A world in which everything from finance to medical sciences is highly dependent on analysis generated by algorithms, so much so, we have come to trust the judgement of this unseen force without thinking too much about it.
We All Live In The Age Of Cristiano Ronaldo
A few months ago, prior to the match against Hungary at the ongoing European championship, at the mandatory press conference, Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese legend, did something that would have profound global ramifications.
Is Angela Merkel The Greatest German Chancellor Ever?
In the coming weeks, the curtains will be drawn on the one of the longest serving and competent democratically elected leaders in the world. Angela Merkel, who has spent the last 16 years being Chancellor of Germany will step aside for a successor, who undoubtedly will have very big shoes to fill.
Was Dr. Aruna Khilanani Right In Tarring Every White Person With The Same Brush on The Subject Matter of Race And Racism?
In an audio speech that has now gone viral across the world, we hear Dr. Aruna Khilanani, an eminent forensic psychiatrist and psychoanalyst talk about her fantasy in killing any white person, who stood in her way and not feeling guilty or apologetic about it in any way, shape or form.