Scientists are warning us that we have 12 to correct the course of global warming. If we fail, the consequences will be dire. We might just be able to make it. Unfortunately, I am pretty sure that we won’t.
For someone trying to quit passive smoking, things in the Europe have improved –with the exception of Greece- but since I don’t live there I don’t care. However, as I cross the park every morning I still find myself wishing for a samurai sword and a pair of nunchakus. Here’s why I get these murderous impulses.
I am an avowed cheese fanatic. Which is why on a recent short break I retreated to the bovine-infested region of Normandy. Sadly, my limited time imposed a choice. But after a period of troubled reflection and specialised therapy I settled on three cheeses: Camembert, Livarot and Pont-l’Évêque.
Movie directors are doing a good job at racial diversification but at times their cast choices go a step too far. Racial diversification on the silver screen should start with more ethnically- and racially-diversified stories. It goes beyond casting and familiarises audiences with the heritage of other groups.
From sub-atomic teleportation to self-cleaning bathrooms. This is my list of the top 10 inventions I am desperately waiting for to facilitate day-to-day urban life. Scientists please take note!