Do You Love or Hate Cyclones? Come And Tell Us Why
There’s one thing that is so typical of us Mauritians – the moment we hear a cyclone is so much as approaching our island, we get all hopeful and excited. Hopeful that it actually hits Mauritius so that we have days off from school and work. Talking about being desperate for holidays, huh, lol. And, […]
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Religious People More Stupid Than Atheists? Read and Decide.
Are religious people more stupid than atheists? While all of us have our own distinct level of stupidity, a new review recently published first in an academic journal and then highlighted by various newspapers (expect a few of the highbrow British ones as well), brings back into the limelight, the age-old debate of Embracing or Turning […]
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How Women Can Be As Strong As Most Men
Following the recent rape case of Jyoti Singh Pandey in Delhi, India, here is an article dedicated to all women but also “males” of the society. When I was growing up I had two older brothers who constantly tormented me but who also involved me in many sports and tough activities. I grew up knowing how […]
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Lance Armstrong A Doping Mastermind? Investigators Say Yes
According to Reuters in New York, the United States Anti-Doping Agency investigation into allegations of Lance Armstrong’s using banned substances to enhance performance has proven not only his guilt but his being the mastermind of the whole operation.  The scheme as described by the USADA shows an elaborate system of doping never before seen in the […]
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Theist, Deist, Atheist, Agnostic – Who is who and why?
Are you a theist, deist, atheist or agnostic? When it comes to belief—or the lack thereof—there are more deities and creation stories than you could shake a stick at. (I’ve been dying to use that expression today.) Because each and every belief is important to those who actively participate in the practice, society has felt […]
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