And another one goes

Another week unceremonially bit the dust. It was a short one, but we’ll miss it no less. After all it was a good little week, and all weeks go to heaven, I think.   The status report: Wild-wild-outside: Short holiday in…

New boots

An elderly couple, Margaret and Bert, moved to Texas. Bert always wanted a pair of authentic cowboy boots, so, seeing some on sale, he bought them and wore them home. Walking proudly, he sauntered into the  Kitchen and said to…

Radio SSDD: Monsanto still at it

From TimesLive: “Seed giant Monsanto has applied to the South African authorities for permission to import Smartstax maize, which objectors call “one of the most controversial and risky genetically modified organisms (GMOs) ever produced for commercial use”.” … “The ACB…

Cruel and unusual punishment

From IOL: “If Malema is found guilty, the ANC would have to decide on a suitable punishment. The party’s constitution says penalties could include ‘reprimand, payment of compensation and/or the performance of useful tasks, remedial action, and suspension of membership…

Friday fixxer

Wow, what a week. It feels like a lifetime since last weekend, in a good way. Not that I’m not REALLY looking forward to leaving work today, but it’s been a good week packed full of interesting conversations, new opportunities,…