Way back when, I harboured delusions of being a teacher. Didn’t happen – but I read a lot and am preternaturally curious. I’m especially curious about why people are having fewer and fewer children. What changed in modern times that has caused a half-century birth dearth? Many reasons are cited: loss of religious faith, collapse […]
Last week, rapper Tom MacDonald released his latest single Snowflakes and it has since racked up millions of views on YouTube. In total, his videos have been viewed over half a billion times on the platform. “Y’all are so fake,” snaps the chorus. “The forecast said that there’d be snowflakes.” Born in the Bronx, hip […]
If a parliament legalises assisted suicide, the very basis of the equality of all lives on which this parliament is built would become a thing of the past.
‘The Last Vermeer’ is based on a novel that is based on the true story of Dutch painter Han Van Meegeren (Guy Pearce) who became a celebrity for his ability to forge paintings by the great masters and barter or sell them for huge profits.