Category Archives: Society

The community of people living in a particular region and having shared customs, laws, and organizations.

Maternity leave for the rich, funded by the Government

With under two days to go before Australian’s go to the polls for the Federal Election, the Liberal Party of Australia have finally released their fiscal costings. This comes with a “Do it Yourself” message to the Australian citizen to work through their numbers. If you want to know what the bottom line means for … Continue reading Maternity leave for the rich, funded by the Government

Game Of Thrones Is Awesome: A Response To, ‘WHY GIRLS HATE GAME OF THRONES’

Game of Thrones is awesome. I read the books when they first came out, and I endured George R. R. Martin’s sadistic streak in waiting five years to put out ‘A Feast For Crows’, which to be honest, wasn’t even that good.  There were only a few people I could geek it out with during … Continue reading Game Of Thrones Is Awesome: A Response To, ‘WHY GIRLS HATE GAME OF THRONES’

Will Future Humans Really Be Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger?

Before peering into the future of Mankind let me begin this article with one of my favourite songs of all time. I feel the film clip sets the perfect tone for what I’m about to write and obviously I blatantly plagiarized the song name for the title of this article!  Feel free to click play and … Continue reading Will Future Humans Really Be Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger?

Natural Stupidity 2: Astrology Bad, Astronomy Good

I know that it might seem that Nick and I have been giving Mike Adams of Natural News semi-fame a bit of a lashing recently, and we have in all honesty. The guy makes his name by attacking legitimate science and inquiry whilst peddling snake-oil, disregard and hokum all under the guise of “holism”. The … Continue reading Natural Stupidity 2: Astrology Bad, Astronomy Good

Natural Stupidity: The Rejection of Science for Homeopathy

Mike Adams, the “Health Ranger”, is a frequent author of articles over at Natural News. While I don’t normally mind questioning of established wisdom—in fact, it’s laudable provided it’s reasonable—his particular brand of misguided, misinformed, belligerent dishonesty and tactless bullshit needs to be taken to task. As with all brands of unscientific nonsense, there are too many who find … Continue reading Natural Stupidity: The Rejection of Science for Homeopathy