Earlier this year, we saw the tragic news that a silverback gorilla named Harambe had to be shot dead when a toddler fell into the gorilla’s enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo and was dragged by Harambe around the enclosure. Officials at the zoo made the heartbreaking decision to shoot Harambe, noting their belief that the boy […]
Over the last few weeks, my wife’s been pretty ill and has needed some major downtime to recover. Thankfully she’s on the mend now physically, and her health is coming back to what it was before.
This letter of thanks is part of the UNFUCD “Thank a teacher” mission, which encourages us to write a letter of thanks to someone who has helped shape the person we are today. Dear Mr. Houston, You may or may not remember me – after all, you must have seen thousands (if not tens of […]
Over on Facebook, my friend Josh Wilner lamented about this year’s US Presidential race, and the divide it’s caused because of the rhetoric being used as propaganda by certain party “leaders”. Josh’s biggest concern, if you like, was summed up with these words:
As I’ve gotten older in life, and people have come into it who I would die for, I’ve begun to see the same life a bit differently. Whereas before I’ve admittedly been a bit of an ass when it comes to going after something I disagree with, now I try to see the alternative. Doesn’t […]
While commuting recently, I saw a post over on Medium from Mike McGrail, entitled Humans Have Lost the Plot. In it, Mike bemoans where we’ve come (or not) as human beings.