How to castrate a genius – Alan Turing

Man is a two-legged animal without feathers and ungrateful. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I don’t know how paradox it sounds what I’m about to tell you, but history is...

Malcolm X, the portrait of a free man.

“You’ve got to be realistic about being a nigger”. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Malcolm X’s original name was Malcolm Little, right? Wrong! “Little” was the nickname that a white master...

The painter that killed Hitler

“I wasn’t eleven years old when I rebelled for the first time in my life. I didn’t want to be a clerk. I was...

Beetroots and aubergines for Tom Robbins

When I was twenty years old I was into great writers like Camus and Kafka. Chris was lending his father a hand at the...

Men that didn’t go to school and changed the world

There's something just as inevitable as death. And that's life. Charlie Chaplin ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ After “Bad pupils, ingenious adults” we go on with some people who either didn’t...

A child that they named him Amadeus

Sometimes I wonder: If Mozart was born in our time, what kind of music would he write? Instrumental? Cinematic? Jazz? Or would he be...