Life, the universe and Science vs. Religion

For a while now I tend to approach conversations about religion vs. science with a bit of weariness because it feels sometimes like the topic has become touchier and touchier over time – people have become (a) more vocal on both sides and (b) more thin skinned generally speaking. But a little while ago I…

How Dudeism and Enlightenment are the New Dudeism and Enlightenment

For those of you Dudes out there who don’t know this already, I’m a laid-back, non-theist Dude who just likes to live and let live. Recently I read this article by fellow dude Troy Lambert over HERE and I loved it so thought I’d share it here with all you gentle-dudes out there during this,…

My “To Don’t” List.

We all know what a “To-Do List” is, it’s something pretty much everyone has made at some point – and many of you still do, I’m sure. It’s amongst the upper echelons of being an organised person, having your life in order and being someone who just plain out gets-shit-done! But that was never me….

The Dark Knight Prisoners Dilemma

Howdy folks! We’re back for a quick, thought-provoking post on the “Prisoners’ Dilemma” – a philosophical thought exercise that is intriguing, confounding and very engaging if you get into it. It helps I suppose that here it’s told through the lens of the iconic The Dark Knight movie starring Heath Ledger in his now legendary…

Re-Interpreting Icarus and Phaethon.

We have, most all of us, heard at some point or another in our lifetimes, the mythological story of Icarus. The son of the master-inventor Daedalus, he fashioned wings of wax and feathers for them both to escape from the island of Crete where they were being held by King Minos. It was Daedalus who…

REVIEW: Madwoman of the Sacred Heart

Madwoman of the Sacred Heart (Humanoids Inc.) Story: Alexandro Jodorowsky Illustration: Moebius Colouring: Florence Breton, Daniel Cacouault, Zoran Janjetov and Scarlet Smulkowski I came across this strange saga by the sheerest of chance – saw it in passing and couldn’t help but pick it up because of two reasons: Jodorowsky and Moebius. Personally I’m a…