Perceptions of chocolate poo

You are presented with a nappy filled with brown liquidy stuff. Would you be willing to taste it? What about if it was at a baby shower, and you are told it is some type of chocolate? This scenario is a more frequently occurring one in my life. When it happened this weekend I noticed …

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The case for dodgy refereeing decisions

As some of you may know, yesterday my beloved Liverpool FC (LFC) played a game of football against Manchester City FC (MCFC). LFC won. This is not a match report (if you want to know more about the game, google it), but there was an incident in the game that got me thinking: A perfectly …

Morality

Is there any greater form of morality than having the power and means to exact revenge but offering forgiveness in its stead?

Endless caves

I’m exploring issues. Across the myriad of issues that I’m exploring, one thing remains constant: Everything is more complex than it first appears. I start to explore, I enter the cave. I read things. I talk to people. What I am reading and what I hear is a narrative and, by definition, a simplification. We …

The Joneses

The reality of my existence is that it is judged not based on what I have, but what I have relative to you. Vice versa, what you care about is owning nicer stuff than me. We each think about our position in life not by where we sit on the overall spectrum but by how …