I don't watch many videos online because of the time involved, however this 10 minute one caught my eye. Whether or not one agrees with him, Pat Condell is an extremely clever thinker with excellent oratory and public speaking skills. This video is about the criminal migrant element in Europe. I shared this with you today partly because the video is an excellent … [Read more...] about Commentary On A Highly Evocative Contemporary Thinking Issue
What's the matter with Spain? Before I begin, let's define some terms... By Spain, I mean Spain the country AND the 'public psyche' (large numbers of citizens creating the 'group mind'). Spanish authorities, from the highest level down to local government, have failed to protect bulls from severe animal abuse. These Spanish authorities have also failed to protect … [Read more...] about Spain’s Psychological Shame
Does Australian Government surveillance bother you? Should it? Today, the Sydney Morning Herald writes: Federal government departments are using increasingly powerful cyber-snooping equipment to monitor the social media lives of millions of Australians. I am not going to comment on specific issues mentioned in the article. Instead, I will discuss broader … [Read more...] about Do You Worry About Australian Government Surveillance?
If you are deluded, or 'politically correct', this post might not make pleasant reading. Click here to be taken to La La Land. We have just witnessed the terrible, and sad, shooting of little children, and adults, at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, US, by 20-year-old Adam Lanza; who had serious mental health issues. As a result, the calls for increased gun … [Read more...] about Will Increased Gun Control Prevent Massacres?