There has been a musical cold war happening for decades with GENRE v STYLE – and STYLE is winning. Is this the end of the Australian country music genre Continue reading STYLE v GENRE
Runit Island in the Enewetak Atoll, part of the Marshall Islands is only 4800 klms from my front door and is barely containing an unimaginable horror that is about to change the world. At first glance, a tropical paradise but as climate change accelerates these islands are already drowning at a frightening rate. This would be enough of … Continue reading THE DOME – Hellish horror on our doorstep.
Stars celebrate Father of Aus Country 100th Continue reading Country Music Legend – BUDDY WILLIAMS 100th Celebration
Give a thought for the billions of hungry people around the world this Easter: Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — approximately 1.3 billion tonnes — gets lost or wasted. Continue reading Happy Easter 2018
The word ‘MAY’ was used in 59 out of 97 ads that I recently watched over a 24hr period on one channel alone. Everything from hair, skin, and other beauty products, child milk supplements, vitamins, minerals and other homeopathic additives and consumables and even pet foods. So much crap with no scientific evidence pushed on a gullible society; a world-wide, billion dollar ‘snake oil’ industry. Forbes … Continue reading The ’empirical’ truth
Attitudes to many things are cemented early in adolescence by the cognitive and social biases of first the parents and then the ‘system’. Continue reading Legalise it!
I know it’s hard for most Americans to come to grips with a society that has grown up without guns being around every corner. In Australia, I did and still do. I am proud of the fact that my country is almost singular in getting to nationhood without the loss of life and misery brought about by civil war (No. The Eureka Stockade was not … Continue reading Guns v Government