A Sense of Wonder

When was the last time you left your house and just went and explored somewhere? When was the last time you got lost in a new place, went down a road you’ve never seen, or eaten at a place you’ve never heard of? The truth is there’s been a sad decay in the curiosity we…

Legalisation of Marijuana

All across the world marijuana is beginning to see acceptance and legalisation. This change has come slowly with only a few states legalising the drug. In the US progress has been even more drawn back, with only nine states that have completely legalised the drug. Here in Australia, some progress has been made, with Victoria…

The Joys of Pessimism

We’ve all heard the saying ‘is the glass half empty or half full?’. We’re all taught that we are better off being the optimist, the half glass full person, that it’s better to perpetually look for the bright side, to find the merit in something. If someone is being ‘half glass empty’ then we look…

Romanticism: A Crucial Flaw

With the birth of Romanticism, came the creation of so┬ámany beautiful and gracious ideas. These ideas preached individualism, emotions, spontinaiety and it led to the creation of a holy being – The Romantic. The Romantic is a creature beset on finding another individual know as ‘The One”. The Romantic toils to find this person, taking…

COVFEFE Act

On the 12th of June 2017, Democratic Representative Mike Quigley from the fifth district of Illinois proposed the COVFEFE Act to the House of Representatives, and since it has been referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The bill attempts to “amend section 2201 of title 44, United States Code, to require…

What’s up with Snapstreaks?

I’ve had Snapchat for the last two years, and there’s one aspect I partook in for a few months, but never got into – Snapstreaks. I always thought that it was boring, receiving a message each day with a bit of text saying “streaks” or a crudely drawn “s” so that a number next to…