American loser

For over 40 years, the United States of America have shown a sad face to the rest of the world: a super power that lost its actual strength. Hard to forget the terrible military venture in Viet-Nam, between 1955 and 1975. Unable to fight guerillas on the field. Unable, despite chemical weapons and numerous troops,…

The wrong map, or why G. Mercator sucks

Blame on you Gerardus Mercator! Western hero, well known for the new geographical standard he created in 1596. A beautiful representation of the world. Whatever his technical talent, every child on our planet is able to guess how IMPOSSIBLE it is to take a spherical shape (the actual, global surface of our planet) and lay it…

A deal with the Market?

What a strange creature, the « Invisible Hand », invented by Adam Smith. Some claim they can talk to god, but no one controls the market rules. The market, as a concept, doesn’t come to the appointments that have been agreed with it. « Catch me if you can », the market hides and takes the french leave. No way…