Monthly Archives: November 2021

Rainbow Adventure

We are told that a rainbow is an optical illusion that depends on your perspective, the position of the sun, and the existence of water droplets in the air. But that doesn’t say if the pot of gold exists. The … Continue reading

Posted in Science, Wee Bit O' Humour | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Minority Marketing

Now that ads increasingly have minorities in them, marketers are taking advantage of some of the qualities that these minorities bring. Those ads for teeth whitening products now almost exclusively include those with darker skin. Why do these companies do … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Stage and Screen, Wee Bit O' Humour | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Affluenza Treatment

For this post I am going to use the second definition of affluenza listed at the link, because it is the one the public is more familiar with due to the trial of Ethan Couch in 2013. So affluenza is: … Continue reading

Posted in Humour, Pseudo Science, Social Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment