Monthly Archives: December 2012

Chuck it!

Considering the rapidity with which technology now develops we could be producing for the throw away mentality and the scrap heap thus stimulating, or pandering to, a fast, costly and wasteful “buy, lose interest and chuck it” civilization. ☺ Advertisements

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Education the solution?

Education is said to be the answer to everyone’s future but what happens when all are educated and are then unwilling to accept the menial, but necessary, jobs? ☺

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Moral decay.

Are so many countries becoming virtually dysfunctional due to a preponderance of crime and/or other moral decay that the world, as a whole, is on the path to becoming dysfunctional? ☺

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Money and war.

Money and war; we just cannot do without them, can we? Specks of wasteland, hitherto lying waste in the ocean, are found to have immense mining benefits so we start a race to claim ownership and threaten war! This is … Continue reading

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War.

War is the instrument of the weak. ☺

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Gladiatorial mentality.

In the spectators in sports stadiums across the world we are re-experiencing the gladiatorial mentality of the spectators in the Roman arenas of some two thousand years ago. ☺

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Food and drink advertisements.

The volume of advertisements for food and drink are an indication of the susceptibility of our minds to the stimulation of our palates and the degree to which it is exploited – too often very efficiently and to our detriment. … Continue reading

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