Xi Jinping in America

In the midst of Republican “China-bashing”, yesterday President Xi Jinping of China began his state visit to the US in a conciliatory manner, making sure to include lots of American culture references and impressing citizens back home. Continue reading


Mad meditation #1: Cannibalism

Scary Google

The problem with search engines, apart from their changing their logo into a form less appealing than the previous one, is that you can get hooked onto a macabre and random topic by accident. Cannibalism, to be specific. After coming across an article when reading about Queen Elizabeth II last Wednesday which cited and dismissed the claims from outcast philosopher Hubert Humdinger that the Queen was a cannibal, I was intrigued and decided to delve a little deeper into the history of cannibalism. Continue reading