Mike Shine


The New Liars Club

It used to be that if you made a list of everyone you could trust, advertising people would be near the bottom of it, right above lawyers. This past year, […]

Forget Nesting

Are we turning into a bunch of risk-fearing, backward-looking, sunlight-averse hermits? Are we becoming the Eloi of H.G. Wells’ The Time Machine, growing fat, pasty and dull-witted in our quest […]

Natural Selection

A TV documentary about a watering hole in the plains of Africa begins in flush times, the area brimming with water and wildlife. Creatures young and old drink with little […]