Anonymity is the New Black

‘I told my family that I had a business trip and took a vacation by myself.’ ‘I told my kid she couldn’t have a cookie because I wanted to eat it myself after she went to bed.’ ‘I told my roommate I was going to the gym. And I did. I locked myself in and…

Annoying Jesus

People are annoying. You know the ones. Animal lovers who leave dog poo on the footpath. Drivers who insist on travelling under the speed limit but speeding at a passing lane. People without children who give new parents advice. The shopper with a full trolley of groceries in ‘10 items or less’ checkout. An annoying…

For The Love of Stuff

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has been named America’s richest man by the Forbes 400 list almost every year for the past 20-odd years. Gates has a net worth of $72 billion (that’s around NZ$87 billion) thanks to some very hard work and good business sense. Despite generously giving away a large portion of his fortune…