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Bill Hicks
Love all the People – Remembering Bill Hick’s Message

The world is crowded with many voices clamouring to be heard across every medium twenty-four hours a day. The flow of facts, ads and opinions is endless. Much of the torrent is noise. It’s so refreshing when someone comes along who raps around the core of it and makes you laugh. William Melvin Hicks died […]

Five Great Speeches Well Worth A Listen

Five inspirational lectures to provide food for those thoughts. Tim Minchin addresses University Graduates Tim Minchin addresses graduates at the University of Western Australia (2013) where he was presented with an Honorary Doctor of Letters Degree (11:23). “I have, in the past, made important decisions about people I work with – agents and producers – […]

Pale Blue Dot
Carl Sagan, Storytelling, and the Pale Blue Dot

The Pale Blue Dot is a photograph of the earth taken in 1990 by the Voyager 1 Spacecraft from a record distance of about 6 billion kilometres (3.7 billion miles) from earth. In the photograph, earth is shown as a tiny dot (0.12 pixels in size) against the vastness of space. Carl Sagan’s famous ‘Pale […]