The science of economics?

My dad is disappointed in me. He tries to restrain it, but every so often he lets it come out. He thinks I shouldn’t have chosen to do Economics at University. “It’s not a real science,” he says. He is a chemist, you see. Sometimes I find it difficult to disagree with him, although I […]

The ex-parrot means shit all

Err, what’s with everybody cacking themselves about a dead parrot? This is one dead parrot. One that died in quarrantine. I am obviously not an expert in avian flu. But from what I’ve read and heard on the news in the past couple of weeks, this is what I understand: The real moment to start […]

Sleep deprivation and health

There’s a big article, via Plasticbag, in The Washington Post about how sleep deprivation is killing Americans. And presumably everybody else aswell. Sleep is something that I am quite interested in, because I’m rubbish at sleeping. I don’t think I’m an insomniac really, because I have no trouble at all getting to sleep on most […]

“Bisexuals don’t exist,” says arsehole

Some scientists have claimed that there is no such thing as a bisexual male. What did they base this on? Apparently, because they couldn’t get 33 men to get a boner when they were asked to, there is no such thing as a bisexual. (No shit. I probably wouldn’t get an erection watching some third-rate […]