Best Holiday Destination in South Africa – KwaZulu-Natal

When I think of the key reasons why people travel to South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal offers them all, so I thought it would be interesting to break down those reasons and show you how KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has the answer. Scenery. The stunning scenery and beautiful coastline of South Africa are a major draw, and it’s safe […]

#2 In Series – If You Go To Malta Make Sure To Visit Sunny Guest House In Sliema

At one time, Sliema, the largest city in Malta, had many very affordable guesthouses. This was before the “discovery” of Malta as a tourist destination. Unfortunately, the guest houses have disappeared; the tourism department does not believe that they contribute to a positive image of the island. I make. Not only are they considerably less […]

The Communist Chronicles – Episode 4

In our latest episode, we discussed the purge principle perfected by the Trump-related communist left. In this episode, we’ll take a broader look at the approach to purging or eliminating careers, families, and organizations. We saw perhaps the first signs of the purge with the Clarence Thomas hearings when he was being vetted for a […]

What you need to know about diabetes

INTRODUCTION According to the World Health Organization, a few decades ago diabetes was a rare disease, both in developed and developing countries. Today, the story is different. It is currently estimated that more than 143 million people worldwide are affected by the disease. This figure is increasing, by 2020 it is expected that more than […]

A journey through the seventh generation video game consoles

I’ve been playing video games my whole life. It all started with a Commodore 64 when I was just 3 years old, when my parents saw my love for gaming and fueled my ambitions. So here we are in the new year (2014) and eighth generation consoles are available: Wii U, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, […]

Mention of Satan as Bolon Yokte in Mayan hieroglyphs

We find mention of a deity named Bolon Yokte in ancient Mayan hieroglyphs, sometimes mentioned in the plural and sometimes alone. Who is this deity related to The Nine? They have been translated differently as the God of the Nine Steps, the God of the Nine Feet, or the Tree of the Jaguar’s Feet and […]

Surviving Tenure: Ten Lessons Taught by the TV Show Survivor Strategic Perspectives

Every time I share my permanence analogy on the Survivor(TM) TV show, college colleagues start laughing, nodding, and shoving each other like school children. Why do they react this way? Because the comparison hits the mark so squarely and exposes the extreme pressure, high costs and yes, some silly but necessary strategies to successfully navigate […]