Monthly Archives: September 2013


Most cultures have some substance that they use to relax inhibitions and induce euphoria. Overindulgence leads to intoxication, the word acknowledging that the substance, whatever it is, damages the body in some way. It is toxic. The most widespread substance … Continue reading

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The America’s Cup

There’s a competition going on in San Francisco to decide the winner of the America’s Cup. Those people who do not have an interest in yachting may not have heard of it, but it is the Superbowl of the yachting … Continue reading

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Hey Noni No

It was a lover and his lass,    With a hey, and a ho, and a hey nonino, That o’er the green cornfield did pass,    In springtime, the only pretty ring time, When birds do sing, hey ding a ding, ding; … Continue reading

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Nothing is an interesting concept with many different aspects. Maths, science, philosophy and many other fields of endeavour have their own overlapping concepts of nothing, zero, null or just the absence of anything. Some computer languages have a concept of … Continue reading

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