Brains

Dear fellow coma victims, Given mine has been damaged by coma I began thinking about brains, the brain is an amazing organ. The human brain has created a machine brain, artificial intelligence, which has memory and can also derive meaning. Memory is a critical thing for intelligence. My memory is bad after coma. My RAM [...]

Cinema

I loved film before coma so here is another post about an old film, perhaps I'm becoming normal. Stanley Kubrick was my favourite film maker, or perhaps Tarkovsky. We recently watched a Kubrick film again, "Eyes Wide Shut". Philosophically opposed to his classic "A Space Odyssey 2001" which was a story about aliens or maybe [...]

France

Congratulations to the people of France, they didn't turn their backs on the world in a time of globalization. Indeed the world has been changed through ships, planes and now technology which is making it a smaller place. The EU is a profound thing which prevents the us versus them mentality of nations which has caused many wars. Shame [...]

CNY

Happy lunar new year, the year of the rooster begins tomorrow... 'Gōng Xǐ Fā Cái' which means 'respectful happiness become wealthy' or 'happy new year' in Chinese. It's a massive event here in Singapore, a few days of public holiday and a unique thing called 'lo hei' or 'harvest fortune' where together with the people [...]