Posted January 17, 2020 by Ron Callari

'Scorched Earth' references a military strategy that aims to destroy anything that might be useful to the enemy when retreating from a position. However in 2019, it takes on a new meaning, specifically in Australia.

Posted January 16, 2020 by Ron Callari

Grizzlies are one of the most sizable wildlife creatures in the animal kingdom. The Trump administration stripped this bedrock law, reducing the habitat set aside for wildlife, as well as removing the tools used by scientists to predict future harm to species resulting from climate change

Posted January 13, 2020 by Ron Callari

There's a lot of animal stories online these days about the unusual pairing of animals, where one species becomes the BFF of another. I've personally researched and written about tigers with bears, goose and a puppy and various wildlife in Africa.

Posted January 10, 2020 by Ron Callari

The 'Police Academy' franchise has spawned 8 movies and 2 TV series.  These productions portrayed a group of misfit recruits in their attempts to prove themselves capable of being police officers, and more than often failing. This low-brow humor is focused on the struggle of "underdogs."

Posted January 8, 2020 by Ron Callari

At the Golden Globe Award show this year, Brad Pitt dubbed Leonardo DiCaprio with the nickname "LDC." It was a unique way for Pitt, the Golden Globe winner to show respect for his "partner in crime," who unfortunately didn't get nominated for his starring role in the same flick (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood).

Posted January 6, 2020 by Ron Callari

For those who believe that satire died in 1729 with Jonathan Swift's 'A Modest Proposal' think again. Satirist Paul Duncan, 'The Out And Abouter' is here to tell you that humans are the greatest assault on our planet.

Posted January 5, 2020 by Ron Callari

Australia began the New Year fighting bushfires that ripped through the popular tourist state of Victoria. While tens of thousands of tourists and resident are looking for ways to evacuate, one brave soul went into the inferno to save koalas.

Posted January 4, 2020 by Ron Callari

For those who remember the pop tune hit of the 1960s titled "The Lion Sleeps Tonight," by the Tokens, all you'd have to do is to swap out 'Cheetah' for 'Lion' to get a idea at the life led by Kristen Kerr.