Month: August 2013

  • Ban Hitler’s mustache!

    A German artist prosecuted for performing Nazi salutes in what he said was an artistic gesture has been acquitted. [1] How shallow can we be, to think that banning a specific way of saluting will be effective in establishing humanism… Maybe we should also ban the mustache of Hitler… Charlie Chaplin would have a great laugh about that!

  • The power of words…

    Hearing the name of an object appears to influence whether or not we see it, suggesting that hearing and vision might be even more intertwined than previously thought. [1] See the image above. Do you see anything? What about if I told you to look out for the dogs? Magicians always said words have a […]

  • Nothing in the desert…

    There is nothing in the desert… And no man needs nothing…

  • The more expensive the pen…

    The more expensive the pen, the least attention you must pay to the one who writes with it…

  • Riot shopping…

    According to a research, rioting behavior isn’t so different from shopping behavior. (1) Next time you see people shopping, just imagine them holding molotov bombs, shouting and breaking up things. If you consider how many natural resources are destroyed for every shoe or computer you shop, this could actually be an understatement… Better stop shopping […]