Simon’s Cat Logic: Ragdoll Cats

Simon Tofield of Simon’s Cat has started a new initiative as part of his Simon’s Cat Logic series. So far the series has been about different aspects of cat care and behaviour. He’s now including an introduction to different cat breeds into the mix. The first, released yesterday, is about Ragdolls, which I admit I’d never heard of before. I’ve seen cats acting like rag dolls... read more

It’s 15 Years Since 9/11 – Why Did Bin-Laden Attack?

The fifteenth anniversary of Al Qaeda’s attacks on New York’s World Trade Center, the Pentagon in Washington DC, and the attempted attack that resulted in a plane crash in Pennsylvania has just passed. Almost 3,000 people were murdered that day by Islamist terrorists. We all know that the attackers were fundamentalist Muslims who were followers of Osama bin Laden. Bin Laden himself, originally... read more

Donald Trump: Phyllis Schlafly was “a Champion for Women.”

In typical Trump fashion, Trump makes his own truth. But it’s statements like this – calling Phyllis Schlafly “a champion for women” – that expose both his ignorance and misogyny. The truly great Phyllis Schlafly, who honored me with her strong endorsement for president, has passed away at 92. She was very special! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 6, 2016... read more

Has Winston Peters Finally Lost It?

I’ve spent a lot of time lauding New Zealand’s election system on this site. One or two have found that pretty annoying, and I don’t care; I stand by my comments. It’s called MMP, which stands for Mixed Member Proportional. Here’s how it works: This video explains it slightly differently: Someone who calls himself “Soliloquy” did an analysis of the last United... read more

Simon’s Cat: Trash Cat

Simon’s Cat is back in a new film. First, here’s the trailer from Facebook: And now the full film (all 2:13 of it!):   Share... read more