|Travels with Mathias in the Yucatan
Elizabeth Schotten Merklinger
“We were told,” said Mathias, “that this is really the entrance to the underworld.”
A city of 4 million, and the Chennai Express, one big road, shared by rusting cycles, three wheelers, vintage bus behemoths, and water buffalo
Bad Dreams in Turtuk
Bad Mike stranded in Turtuk
Sadly no one has ever died of unhappiness. Many have perished in landslides and rock falls. Some may even have perished from eating rancid cabbage.
Bon Bini Curacao
Fred C Wilson 111
Willemstad is divided in two halves by shark infested Santa Anna Bay
The Terrible Wonderful Beautiful Trip - Abbay McCandless
The best trip of my life consisted of a lost credit card, a lack of lodging arrangements and a crumpled twenty-euro note. Twenty euros that is, in a country that uses the pound as its currency.
Cheating New England Patriots Befoul Super Bowl Again
Deflate-gate will officially put a stain on the big game and its multi-billion dollar sport.
Welcome to the Jungle
And so the right to govern is upon the Republican Party, which has bitched for six years that it was the minority
Little Nicolas and more
James Skinner on Spain
More corruption cases at all levels of public entities continue to surface on practically a daily basis...
In 2015 we British will be asked to elect a new government... The pre-election bun-fight has begun already
Police Line: Do Not Cross
A lot of this sloganeering of “Support the Police” can be construed as a declaration of war on Black people.
When Google Met WikiLeaks:
Julian Assange & The Making Of A Live-Long Pattern- Alex Sheremet
openness and transparency are wonderful things, people forget that these ideas cut in the other direction, as well
The roots our our discontent
There is enormous irony and not a little hypocrisy to be found in the reaction to the massacre in Paris of the staff of Charlie Hebdo, the satirical magazine
The Man in the High Castle
One of Philip K Dick's most fully realised works is now on Amazon TV
Where are we now…?
K E Sidwell
You’ve finished your degree ... Can you now honestly define in a nutshell what excites you - “the career path you want to take”?
Dancers are the ultimate snobs. She may work in an office all day, but on the dancefloor she is a star...
Nigeria still at 54
The bad-luck of having Leaders that cannot lead - Adewale T Akande
A set of leaders are now tearing apart what is supposed to be the giant of Africa
After the Surgery
It was my first day home after knee replacement surgery... it still was, as my doctor reminded me, major surgery.
Je Suis Charlie
A Call For Satirical Jihad