Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

The Descent of Man

Don’t you just love this?  Ostensibly about errors of science in films, it touches on a most significant point: It is a common misconception of evolutionary theory that organisms are always getting “better”, with humans somehow the “best”. This goes…

Evolution quiz

1.  The theory which best supplants the notion of the Creator is: a.  Dr. Spock b.  Evolution c.  Natural selection d.  Evolution 2.  The highest form of man is found in: a.  Barack Obama [Debt Prize winner] b.  Colonel Gaddafi…

The Third Man

If there were ever the necessity to be reminded of the existence of three political forces, Statist, Free-enterprise or Them, it’s in the Berlusconi Show. James Wilson offers a definition of the political divide: The State has one pole, not…

Help your fear of flying

You all know the old joke about playing aircraft crashes as inflight entertainment. Well, this could be the perfect tonic for you if you hate flying and it’s grand entertainment for airline employees.  Japanese airlines believe in hair of the…