The Conundrum of the Unexpected Hanging Paradox

The paradox goes like this: A judge tells a condemned prisoner that he will be hanged at noon on one weekday in the following week but that the execution will be a surprise to the prisoner. He will not know the day of the hanging until the executioner knocks on his cell door at noon… Continue reading The Conundrum of the Unexpected Hanging Paradox

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Persecution for Their Beliefs

Came across this article talking about Christians in China and how they are thrown into prison because of their faith. One thing that touched my heart was how determined these people were in practising God's word. They committed the entire scripture to memory from little pieces of paper they had access to over the years.… Continue reading Persecution for Their Beliefs

Game of Thrones – A Victim of its own Success?

Just to state upfront, I haven't really caught much of GoT. But I got wind of the basics of what's happening through friends and social media. Season 8 seemed too quick to wrap up, and given the resounding success of the first 7 seasons, one could be forgiven in expecting that they maintain their same… Continue reading Game of Thrones – A Victim of its own Success?