Month: March 2014

I, Caveman

My grandmother was a smart lady, who taught me many useful lessons in life. Like to be wary of dodgy logic, where two true premises are incorrectly linked in a way that produces a false conclusion, which in turn often becomes the justification for idiotic beliefs, unethical behavior, […]

Breakfast in Paris

At the centre of Paris are two small islands in the Seine River: the Île de la Cité and the Île Saint-Louis. If you stand on one of these and face downstream, so pointing due west, the part of Paris to the north of the river will be on […]