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Recently I reposted a short video online which I had done to herald the beginning of 2014. The feature hinged on illustrations of how each of us has some responsibility to bear in perpetuating the sort of society we live in. The message was simple, don’t park in a manner that inconveniences others, observe the laws of the road, don’t litter, etc. 

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Saturday, January 31, 2015

PNM MP Paula Gopee-Scoon was light-heartedly chatting with PP’s Winston Peters in Parliament yesterday.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Richard Pryor, the great American comedian-philosopher (to the extent there’s any difference between those titles, for black Americans, or Trinidadians of any shade) once warned that, whenever you go to the hospital, you should always take some piss.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Security guard duties are often viewed as a job that anyone can do, and indeed, anyone can do it, once they are trained. 

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Watching her Gayelle family celebrate and remembering Marcia Henville, I couldn’t shake disbelief that domestic violence could have caused her death.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Cote ci Cote la T&T Dictionary (Signature Edition) defines “See-er man” as a “witch doctor. One who is supposed to see the future by reading cards, palms, bones.” It also states that a “Obeah man/woman” can “wok obeah” to attempt to influence others through the use of obeah.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Do West Indians dare to hope that a few lessons were learnt during the fourth ODI against South Africa?

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

At first I thought it was a misreport but then, Minister Lincoln Douglas denied it and confirmed it simultaneously last week: Three hundred and fourteen million dollars for the NCC! And they’d asked for $500 million. (This must be what the Government means by “cutting back.”)

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Last week, MiLast week, Microsoft made it clear that it wasn’t going into the deployment of Windows 10 with any assumptions about its customer base.

Monday, January 26, 2015

The first story I ever wrote as a journalist was for the late, great journalist Raoul Pantin. In 1984, I had been hired by Owen Baptiste to work on special publications for Inprint. I worked in an upstairs office in the old Cocoa House that was the Express building on Independence Square.

Monday, January 26, 2015

The new must-have look for black girls in movies is a politically-correct headful of curls. 

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