Monthly Archives: April 2011

Why politicians lie to us

Man’s capacity for justice makes democracy possible; but man’s inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary. – Reinhold Niebuhr Democracy is the best system yet invented and I wouldn’t want it any other way. Unfortunately it results in a popularity contest and popular isn’t always good. Because of this, the leaders who make the the more believable [...]

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The browser and the browsed

Hi folks. Here’s something I wrote last week. It explores the modern day reality of internet dating. Computer dating and the shoemaker (source: Trouver chaussure à son pied. Journal Métro, April 5, 2011) Gluttony of choice. That’s what its all about these days. No matter what you are looking for, the choices usually seem limitless. [...]

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