Category: Human issues

ethical issues and human interest stories

What’s Dave been up to now?

Just flicking through Spiegel, as one does and came across this: “Um Himmels Willen, Dave hat Sex” US-Entertainer David Letterman, König der Late-Show, liebt es, sich über die Schwächen Prominenter zu amüsieren. Als er nun wegen Affären mit Mitarbeiterinnen zum…

Ardi appears in the nick of time

Scientists on October 1st unveiled a fossil human ancestor dating back 4.4 million years — a creature more ancient than the famous fossil “Lucy.” And, the scientists say, even more important than Lucy. The team that discovered the fossil, called…

Late evening listening – feeling sunny

This evening, Dearieme presents Noel Coward’s advice to Mrs. Worthington: Unfortunately for Dearieme, Jean Goldkette’s Sunny Disposhish’ has youtube’s insanely annoying “embedding disabled” but it’s at the end of this link and well worth a listen. As some sort of…

Army of Crime – Virginie Ledoyen

The phrase “army of crime”, says Wiki, refers to the caption on the historical Affiche Rouge propaganda poster, in which the Nazis sought to present prominent resistance fighters as criminals. The caption read “Liberators? Liberation by the army of crime”.…