Australia: the lucky country

How fortunate Australians are (economically speaking). This article challenges those who dare to complain of the Aus. economy and gives some background to the global financial crisis and the ups and downs of the last few years. If you don’t read … Continue reading

De Botton’s vacuous religion

An excerpt from a review of Alain de Botton’s Religion for Atheists: Despite its striking description of the symptoms of the modern malaise, Religion for Atheists fails to address the cause of the disease. De Botton tries to re-pot the … Continue reading

s k a n d a l o n ?

σκάνδαλον: Of course!

Welcome!

Welcome to nothing*! Which is to say that  s k a n d a l o n  is not up and running but it’s coming along nicely thanks very much. You probably got here by clicking a link in Grist … Continue reading