Helaas wordt de vrijheid van denken nogal eens verward met de vrijheid tot beledigen. Unfortunately, freedom of thought often gets confused with freedom of insult.
This morning I read a large article about a new drug that is currently awaiting FDA approval. or actually it;s two drugs, Lybrido and lybridos. Both have been developped to make women want to have have sex. So, in a way, it is supposed to fix a problem much like viagra does. One big difference: where … Meer lezen over Female viagra is just Whoppers for between the sheets.
Man, being sick has changed. It seems like only a couple of years ago when being having the flu meant that you were on the sofa under an uncomfortable blanket. Constantly switching between watching dvd’s, reading books, doodling in a sketchbook, textmessaging people for sympathy and checking the tv for news on ‘the world out … Meer lezen over Being sick. 2013.
Last week I went to a photographer to get pictures taken from my kids, one and three years old. Not funfunfun pretty pictures, but official depressing, bad lighting passport pictures. We're planning a trip abroad and with all these baby terrorists and kidnappings, obviously they need their own passports. And passport pictures. Let me hear … Meer lezen over Why Big Brother wants your mug shot
My sons are the most fantastic the people who ever lived. Both of them. However, the two of them sometimes seem to team up on their dad to make him give up as much sleep as possible. Their mother and I have an agreement. Anything that happens during the night which does not require breastfeeding: … Meer lezen over Sleep deprivation and Bruce Mau’s Incomplete Manifesto for Growth
I think it is important for a father to be a good example for my sons. So I try to be the best version of myself as I can, or at least: I try to appear so while i can still get away with it. Today at lunch I had a very strong craving for … Meer lezen over Nostalgia: Coke from a plastic cup
I was just in a bookstore. I saw a copy of Evgeny Morozov's book 'The Net Delussion' on offer which lured me in. As I picked it up, it happened. My eye fell on Jonah Lehrer's latest book 'Imagine. How creativity works'. Two books I wanted to read. I left the bookstore without buying either. … Meer lezen over Minor book-depression