19 March 2018


Watching the coverage of the Putin victory this morning, I was taken back by how many stations were interpreting it as a sign of his popularity. I'm sure he's popular among many in Russia, but an election where other popular candidates are arrested or killed and outspoken reporters are killed on the street is hardly a referendum on anything.

14 February 2018

Another disturbing dog story...

Apparently, two dogs turned on their owner, killed her and then started eating her.

19 January 2018

14 November 2017

11 November 2017

Why rely on scientists?

This is painful to watch. A very characteristic exchange...

CARDIN: Would you rely on scientists to give you that answer or not?

HARTNETT WHITE: No, I had that question for a very long time. A very long time.

8 November 2017

22 October 2017

Your pet will eat you!

This is a disturbing article. Since I'm no lover of pets, a little less disturbing for me, but even so...