Tag Archives: Associated Press

The Tyranny of the Minority

It would be nice if everyone could agree what is fair and what is not. In an ideal world a believer in a religion would agree with a believer in another religion that they both have the right to believe … Continue reading

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Milestones

Embed from Getty Images The previous post that I made was the 200th since I started writing this blog. I started in January 2013 and intended, at the time to make it about cooking and my successes and failures in … Continue reading

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Democracy – maybe we should try it sometime

Embed from Getty Images We in the rest of the world are watching the run up to the Presidential elections in the USA in November. It has now been decided who the two main contenders will be, Hilary Clinton for … Continue reading

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Is the Brain a Computer?

I’ve just read an interesting article by Robert Epstein which tries to debunk the idea that the brain is a computer. His main thrust seems to be that the idea that the brain is a computer is just a metaphor, … Continue reading

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Shopping

When I do practically anything, I tend to muse about the origins of whatever it is I am doing. This is my way of looking at something in a different way. So today I’m going to think about shopping. In … Continue reading

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The muse

(Whoops! I forgot to post this on Monday, though I had finished it on Sunday) My musings are generally thought up on the spur of the moment, as I’ve said before. Sometimes I get an idea a few days before … Continue reading

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Cooking

Most people have a hand in food preparation at some time in the day. Even those who subsist on “instant meals” will at least zap it in the microwave for the necessary amount of time. Some people however cook intricate … Continue reading

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