Welcome to contrarian.cloud

A Contrarian tends to hold opinions that question, oppose or reject mainstream beliefs or practices. It’s a woke free attitude of mind that has refined the world’s cultures – the beating heart of Art and Science.
The site contains a mix of my Archive and a Blog covering many Subjects and Topics. You can access them via the Menu and Submenus.
So read on with an open mind…

“The purpose of abstraction is not to be vague, but to create a new semantic level in which one can be absolutely precise”
Edsger Dijkstra – ACM Turing Lecture 1972

  • Q&A #5: How can I get the most out of Exams ?
    There has been a lot of hype about taking Exams recently due to the disruption caused by the Covid panic over the last 2 years. There is just no need to be worried about taking exams as long as you realise what they are about and how to do the best you can with what you know. Here are some … Read more
  • Stark Naked: The Woke Reformations
    David Starkey is an historian, an academic, a commentator, a writer and a presenter of wonderfully insightful programs which make sense of events and situations by framing them in an historical context. He speaks plain English, and he speaks his mind. The Establishment Wokes hate him because his penetrating spotlight reveals their intellectual fragility and highlights their underlying motives. Consequently … Read more
  • How We Know the Climate Change – Global Warming Lobby Fakes the Data
    Its a while since I posted anything on “Climate Change” and its human-made causes. However, the US Administration is still pumping out misleading information which misrepresents the actual data and situation. As usual it over estimates any changes and under reports data like snowfall extent. It was only a few years ago the Climate Change Global Human-made Warmist Lobby were … Read more