August 20, 2019

The Publisher speaks: Do you remember “Malfunction Junction”?

By Joan Wilson It is one huge traffic jam every weekday evening (and Fridays it is just hell) at the roadworks at the small roundabout that meets at Shedden Road to the Airport Road that leads to Foster’s Supermarket. When the roadworks has been completed I’m sure all will be well – at least some […]

The Editor speaks: Road rage

We all must have heard the term “road rage”. Perhaps most of us have experienced it with some of us not realizing what we are feeling is road rage. I will give you an example of road rage. One that I felt just a few days ago and prompted me to write this. I was […]

TCM Classic cruise coming to Cayman

Turner Classic Movies Brings Back the TCM Classic Cruise in 2020 ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 16, 2019– Back by popular demand, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will once again sail the high seas in 2020. After selling out the 2019 cruise in record time, and due to its immense popularity with fans, the TCM Classic Cruise is coming back bigger and better […]

Functional vs. aesthetic

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio One of the challenges facing any designer or engineer is the quandary of form vs. function. On the one hand, function is a requisite for any sensible design. If it isn’t easy or useful the product doesn’t have a long life in store for it. But form and aesthetics? […]

Will Trump’s tariffs stop China from cheating on trade rules?

By Pat Buchanan From Newsmax President Donald Trump’s reelection hopes hinge on two things: the state of the economy in 2020 and the identity of the Democratic nominee. The further left the Democrats go to select their candidate, the greater the probability Trump wins a second term. Thus Trump got good news this week. The […]

The Editor speaks: The Blame Game

I am not talking about the hit British television show called “The Blame Game” where news and comedy collide in a satirical Northern Ireland chat show, where members of the public get to ask a panel of comedians their burning questions of the week. If you haven’t seen it you can view many of the […]

The Publisher speaks: Scrabbling

I wrote this poem twenty plus years ago when chickens were having a bad time scrabbling for food because of the new development in George Town. Yes, this was before Camana Bay changed things. Since then, the chickens moved out, multiplied, and have become a pest. Chickens weren’t the only ones who have moved out […]

Sanders: Caribbean contempt of Haitians is shameful

By Sir Ronald Sanders From The Tribune 242 THE response to Haitians arriving in Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries has been lamentable at best and contemptible at worst. They have been treated, for the most part, as pariahs particularly by the ignorant and bigoted. Recently, in Guyana, the arrival of Haitians has been greeted with an […]

Shiver me timbers

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Perhaps the greatest compliment a piece of audio gear can get is a shiver down a spine—exactly what Calord experienced on his first listen to the new Steller Phono Preamplifier. Read all his comments here. You’d think designers would get most excited when the magazines launch a great review, or […]

OPINION: Vladimir Putin, now you see it, now you don’t. Part 1

By Jolly Green Part 1 of a 3 part series Most of the opposition party leaders have been gathered up and imprisoned to stop them organizing against Putin. Russian opposition supporters are starting to Revolt and protest, thousands are currently being arrested, locked up, and beaten. Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is currently seen as a thief […]