Monday, January 30, 2023

BIG Scoop

What the world needs now is energy education and pragmatic energy policy

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There is so much talk about energy today – and it’s about time, because energy is a critically important issue that deeply affects the life of every human in the world today. We use energy in everything we do, and a life without modern...

BIG Wrap

‘Scorpion’ police unit disbanded after Tyre Nichols death

(BBC News) The Memphis Police Department has disbanded the so-called Scorpion special unit, five officers of which are accused of murdering Tyre Nichols. Scorpion stands...

North Korea condemns U.S. tank shipment to Ukraine

(Al Jazeera Media Network) The influential sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has condemned the decision by the United States to supply Ukraine with...

BIG Exclusives

Twitter Files confirm what we suspected – agenda trumps truth in social media backrooms

Twitter Files confirm what we suspected – agenda trumps truth in...

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“Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.” - Salvor Hardin The latest bold endeavour by Elon Musk, known for disrupting,...
Examining the artificial intelligence myth

Examining the artificial intelligence myth

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The headline of this article was inspired by an excellent book by Erik Larson I have just finished reading called The Myth of Artificial...
AI: Where are we and where are we going?

AI: Where are we and where are we going?

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(First published on March 1, 2021) Part 1: The Basics Artificial Intelligence has people fretting. High-profile disagreements among tech gurus make us wonder, anxiously, what the...

BIG Chuckle

BIG changes to a classic Christmas carol

It is no secret that a lot of our loved ones could really use the gift of intelligence this Christmas. With that in mind, I...

Top 5 Things You Can Do For Less Than $3 Per Week

It is no secret that high inflation is putting the financial squeeze on many of us. That means it is more important than ever...

BIG Mouth (Opinion)
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Our brand of journalism is more accurate, and this is why …

One of my associates suggested recently that I am not doing enough to help people understand how BIG Media Ltd.'s style of journalism is...

2023 resolutions are a collective effort

Some might consider this public proclamation of my new year's resolutions to be egocentric, but I believe that these objectives are relevant for everyone...

When Christmas party small talk goes awry

I am generally a fun guy to be around, but you do NOT want to invite me to your Christmas party this year. Excerpts from...

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Message from the Precedent

I want to set a precedent by posting a link to a story that I believe is a particularly important read. Brad Hayes' piece Taking a critical look at the ‘Great Pacific Garbage Patch’ is an excellent example of how BIG Media contributors are challenging people to think critically about big issues. I encourage my fellow members to post links to important stories with or without personal commentary. Our site looks best when posts are accompanied by images so attach a screenshot of an image that goes with the story or whatever image you deem suitable. The stories highlighted in your post will often be from other media outlets. They could be excellent pieces of journalism, sensationalistic garbage, or simply thought-provoking pieces. Sometimes they will lead to in-depth analysis in a BIG Media article. You are also welcome to post your thoughts on an issue without linking to another story. Conversation starters are...