CORN, CRICKET, KOHLI AND A GENTLE LYON

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com Why there’s this undue pressure in some sectors for the current Aussie cricket team to be more aggressive? To engage in tough talking “sledging”? How this is the way Aussies rule and intimidate the opposition. Please. It’s not only corny. It sounds soooooo contrived. Childish. Laughable. What was heard throughContinue reading “CORN, CRICKET, KOHLI AND A GENTLE LYON”

I WANNA GO WHERE THE AIR IS SWEET…

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com It’s extremely messy out there. And instead of everything simplifying itself, the clutter around us is allowed to build. We’ve become hoarders. We have also let the tail wag the dog. Over and over again. Become an invisible enemy’s bitch. Instead of doing everything possible to change things around, weContinue reading “I WANNA GO WHERE THE AIR IS SWEET…”

KEEPING IT REAL

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com Something is wrong. Very wrong. It sounds like a murder of crows out there. But they’re the sounds of silence. The noise is emanating from the online world. You know, the one divorced from reality. The one with very little sense of humour. Or no humour. And where extremely angryContinue reading “KEEPING IT REAL”

THE ONGOING SAGA OF NOW AND THEN TV

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com It’s really a question of what more one can say about NOW TV except perhaps, cancel my subscription? After months of first trying to reach a human on their “24 Hour Customer Hotline Service”, which is always busy before Ground Control finally reaching a Major Tom, and being given instructionsContinue reading “THE ONGOING SAGA OF NOW AND THEN TV”

VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR AND TECHNOLOGY HAS KIDNAPPED CREATIVITY

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Visit Hans-Ebert.com At the end of it all, we come here alone, we leave here alone and we do our best to fill in the middle bits with things that have something of us in it. Guess this is what’s called a legacy. I ended up in the creative field possiblyContinue reading “VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR AND TECHNOLOGY HAS KIDNAPPED CREATIVITY”

LET’S ALL JUMP FOR BURGER JOYS!

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Visit Hans-Ebert.com Many have tried and many have failed: to give Hong Kong the best burger. There’ve been attempts at the Haute Cuisine Burger, The Great Veggie Burger, the Fitness Burger, the Curry Burger, the Great Gatsby Burger, the Flying Saucer Burger etc etc with, in the end, most returning toContinue reading “LET’S ALL JUMP FOR BURGER JOYS!”

TIME TO LEAD AND NOT TO FOLLOW

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Visit Hans-Ebert.com Gawd knows where we went wrong, but we went wrong and many are still going wrong because they really think everything is going alright. Oh, but it’s not. She is definitely not without her faults, but my daughter is grounded enough to know fact from fiction and has doneContinue reading “TIME TO LEAD AND NOT TO FOLLOW”

LET’S MOVE AWAY FROM THE SHEEPLES, SHALL WE?

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Visit Hans-Ebert.com It really doesn’t matter. Nothing really matters, because there’s nothing we- you and I- can do about any of it- Facebook, all the many ills plaguing what was baptised “social media” and which all the time was Rosemary’s Baby grown up and in control of malleable minds feeding themContinue reading “LET’S MOVE AWAY FROM THE SHEEPLES, SHALL WE?”