Why do earphones tangle? This was the question I found myself asking when for the umpteenth time today, my earphones; which I had taken great pains to place in my pocket at an angle so extreme that it will not for the life of me tangle, tangled. I mean… I’d just copped that new Jon … More Why do Earphones Tangle? The Spontaneous Knotting of an Agitated String.
There are gods, and then there are ‘gods’ but then again, i think I’ve said this before so I don’t need to start rambling on and on again. However, since I wrote my article on small gods, I have been to a lot of places, seen a lot of things and encountered a lot of … More “Small gods” II
Borrowing: A combined reading of the Oxford, Cambridge and Merriam-Webster dictionaries define the term borrowing as the act of taking and using something belonging to someone else with the intention of returning after a specific or reasonable period of time. In Nigeria however, the above is not applicable. To borrow is human, to return is … More To borrow is human, to return is err… Divine.
The Federal Republic of Nigeria – hereinafter referred to as “Nigeria” wherever and whenever the context so admits; is one of the largest exporters of crude oil in the world. What this should ordinarily translate to is that petroleum (which is its major by product) and petroleum related products should be easily and readily … More Idle Bants, Random Thoughts and This Thing Called Nigeria (2): How to Rape a Nation.
Lately, I’ve been thinking about headlines… A lot. Not the wishy-washy ones like the title of this my post, but the real captivating ones like you’ll see below later on in this post and particularly, the important role they play in the dissemination of information and how often they misconstrue that information. But first things … More Idle Bants, Random Thoughts and This Thing Called Nigeria: A Captivating Headline.
Just yesterday, news broke of the appointment of a Commissioner for Happiness and Couples Fulfillment by the Governor of Imo state Owelle Rochas Okorocha Rochas for the good people of Imo state, however, this well thought out and much welcome decision has been met with a lot of resistance, aggression and abuse by a lot … More Of Happiness, Fulfillment and the Good People of Imo State.
Originally posted on inkyfire:
The Third Mainland Bridge reminds me of Christ on the cross, sandwiched between two men of contrasting fortunes. One heading for the gilded streets of Heaven, the other resolutely headed for the crackling fires of Hell. Both men unified and split by the very thing which brings them together. Fate. On…