Monthly Archives: April 2011

Fresh Snows

We’ve had a howling Southerly for the last two days, and this is the view from the deck this morning – quite cool with the fresh snow.

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Hard Talk, Climate change, Energy future

Letter sent to BBC HardTalk Just watched Stephen’s interview on Climate change in Australia. One thing Stephen said is false. He said that there are no indicators that the climate change issue is being addressed. That is untrue. If you … Continue reading

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Losing track of time

Question of the Day April 13, 2011 ~Lost Track of Time~ What activity were you doing when you ‘lost track of time’ from pure enjoyment? I can loose track of time doing most things. Sometimes I do it blogging, sometimes … Continue reading

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Bretton Woods – Future of economics?

Exploring Complexity in Economic Theory and John Fullerton’s Blog at the Capital Institute Sunday, April 10, 2011 – breakfast session from Bretton Woods INET conference As someone who trained in biochemistry and ecology, spent 17 years commercial fishing, and 25 … Continue reading

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World Peace

Question of the Day April 12, 2011 ~World Peace~ What can we as individuals do to bring about world peace? Question everything. Most particularly question any move by government or corporations that: Places any restriction on the ability of individuals … Continue reading

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Low wage economy vs abundance

TV3 News Is a low wage society good for the economy? It is very simple really. If we want greater industry and greater prosperity, then people have to have more money to spend. For the vast majority, that can only … Continue reading

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Several blogs, including Question of the day on what I want to say to the world

The Writers’ Institute UW-Madison 2011 April 7, 2011 Hi Laurie, I can certainly agree in a sense with your statement “I don’t think writer’s write, I think they’re written through.“. I certainly do my best creative writing when I simply … Continue reading

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Letter critiquing a couple of websites

An email sent to Tomas in response to a couple of links he sent me Hi Tomas Thanks for those two links. I wasn’t able to get far into either without running into stuff that has been falsified beyond all … Continue reading

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Music and stopping clocks

Question of the Day April 6, 2011 Toe-tapping music What kinds or genres of music make you grin, and start your toes tapping and head moving, and maybe even get you dancing or moving around your living room? (“Dance as … Continue reading

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Another week’s worth of posts

Lots of posts in the last week. Weekend was busy, with wild rivers day Saturday, farewell to the huttons Shearwaters just after dawn Sunday, then golf Sunday afternoon. One more advance on economic ideas, in a reply to John Fullerton … Continue reading

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