The new new weird

December 16, 2019 Admin 0

Neo-Pentecostal gangs in Brazil, driving out other faiths at gunpoint. A mob of 100 lawyers attacking a hospital in Pakistan to revenge themselves on violent […]

Away with them

December 10, 2019 Admin 0

Every so often a story comes along which is unremarkable on its face but erupts into wider attention because it seems to represent some larger […]

Bored of the coins

November 18, 2019 Admin 0

Something strange is afoot in the world of cryptocurrencies. For the first time since Satoshi dropped Bitcoin on us like a benevolent bomb, this painfully […]

The Math of Sisyphus

November 14, 2019 Admin 0

“There is but one truly serious question in philosophy, and that is suicide,” wrote Albert Camus in The Myth of Sisyphus. This is equally true […]