Through Christopher Nolan’s TENET – the Series

Christopher Nolan’s movie, TENET is an interesting prism through which we may consider certain subjects. The intriguing movie’s fascination with doors – car doors, aircraft doors, bedroom doors, bar doors, doors to the past, doors to the future, etc – motivated us to create some doors of our own. We hope to share these doors with readers in the coming days in the series, Through…

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The cathartic value of Comedienne Princess Damilola Adekola’s Body Bag (Aramo Apa) and its unintended consequence

To the extent that ace comedienne Princess Damilola Adekola says Body Bag (Aramo Apa) is her story, the movie is cathartic on the following scores: It offered her the opportunity to release her pent-up emotions, especially her fears It offered her an opportunity to tell her story in such a way that it elicits understanding and less condemnation It offered her an opportunity to compensate…

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One special feature of Ex-Speaker Dimeji Bankole and Aisha Shinkafi Saidu’s wedding taking place today

On January 15, 2020 we urged Nigerians to allow a different kind of breeze to blow instead of ‘the gloom that typically settles on the country every January 15’ since the most famous January 15 in the country’s history. We urged readers to commit to GEXDN, Gifts Exchange Day Nigeria. ‘GEXDN is an idea that came out from something the sages and ancients believed. The…

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Do Kim and Kanye know the effects of marital conflict that ends in divorce, on the children?

Do they know that according to various scientific studies, exposure to marital conflict that ends in divorce badly affect the children? Do they know that such children tended to fare worse than their peers? Do they know that such children are less likely to obtain a university degree? Do they know that such children are less likely to get married and more likely to get…

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What aspects of President Trump’s recent ban by big tech are of particular interest to students of power?

The essential elements about the acquisition of power and its basic use remain the same The level of surprise expressed by many people The transitory nature of power The brutality and efficiency of concentrated power The swiftness by which power may be deployed and its immediate impact Systematic desensitization as a recurring factor The methods for acquiring power may be disguised but its use is…

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