“All opinions are not equal. Some are a very great deal more robust, sophisticated and well supported in logic and argument
The late, great Douglas Adams would have been 62 today - not that we need an excuse to remind ourselves of his wit and wisdom
We don't know much about how PRISM may or may not work, or may or may not exist, at least in the form specified in the leaked slide deck. We also don't know if we should be aghast or complacent, cool like Ferris on his day off, or agitated like his pal Cameron. Are we witnessing privacy and the rights of individuals explode around us?
Google has celebrated the life of Douglas Adams on the late sci-fi author's 61st birthday with one of its customary 'Doodles
That book is Eskine Quint, Intrepid Adventurer Extraordinaire, and it is the story of the hunt for the source of all human madness, and of course, the Holy Grail. It is a pythonesque extravaganza of humour that starts in the Himalayas in India where Eskine and his faithful companion Kimjabi begin their quest by climbing Mount Everest.
May 25 is Towel Day, and as any nerd worth his salt will tell you, that's the day everyone remembers the wonderful man that
The life, work and all-round fantastic wonderfulness of author Douglas Adams is being celebrated across the universe today
In his introduction to the 2009 edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Doctor Who writer Russell T Davies praises the tattered old paperback copy of Douglas Adams' sci-fi classic that he carried around in his back pocket in his school days. I had one too and I loved it just as much.
Sometimes it can feel like writers are split into two types: the rich and famous and the poor and struggling. But every journey
As of today the UK is now over £1 trillion pounds in debt. Wahey right? Woo look at us finally hitting the big 18 zeros mark