Tag: USA

Afghanistan & Afghan Refugees

Let’s talk Afghanistan & the incoming wave of Afghan refugees to the neighboring countries. I happen to be living in one of the countries with the recent influx of refugees so I’m going to share my thoughts on the entire crisis. I waited a while to discuss this topic because I knew what the outcome …

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MeToo: The ‘Cos Is Back Baby!

Bill Cosby is free free free! Shocked? Confused? Outraged? That was my reaction too when news broke that grandfather pimp Bill the rapist Cosby had been released from prison. So why was Bill Cosby freed? In a verdict issued on Wednesday, Pennsylvania’s highest court found there was a “process violation” because Mr Cosby’s lawyers had …

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The Death Of John McAfee

2 days ago, news broke that John McAfee had committed suicide by hanging himself in a prison in Spain. Oh no! Anyway… Except, John McAfee explicitly said he would never commit suicide, and if he was found hanging, then he was murdered. And I’m inclined to believe him. Now I’m no fanboy of John McAfee; …

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Covid-19: It Can Only Get Worse

A lot of countries, and by countries, I mean the people, and their governments, were toying with the pandemic. “Just two more weeks,” they said. India just crossed 315K new cases in a day. LIGHT THE FIREWORKS! CELEBRATE! Masks off! More weddings and crowds and loitering on the streets! Uttarayan! Holi! Kumbh Mela! Let’s go …

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Covid-19: The Great Pandemic

Remember when old folks mentioned The Great Depression? I believe we now have The Great Pandemic. During my lifetime people have talked about SARS, swine flu, MERS, Ebola, and Zika. But this – this isn’t SARS or MERS or Ebola. No no no. This is far more dangerous. And I think we’ve just scratched the …

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