Mark Imisides

What will it be for Zak Kirkup?

1 March 2021 3:47 pm

In the book of Ecclesiastes, we are told “there is nothing new under the sun.”  It is true in most…

The Bizarro World of coronavirus death stats

10 February 2021 7:36 pm

Some years ago, Marvel Comics gave us Bizarro World. In Bizarro World, everything was the opposite of what it should…

Coronavirus: a look at the numbers that matter

28 August 2020 1:34 pm

If there is one thing that has been missing from the public discussion on Covid-19 it’s a meaningful interpretation of the numbers.   Day by day…

Susan’s story: the tale of a coronavirus suicide

5 May 2020 5:00 am

At the age of 32, Susan had everything going for her.  Growing up in a major regional hub in country…

How the government has failed risk management 101

15 April 2020 5:00 am

Risk management is something that everyone thinks they understand until they actually do it. And make no mistake, this coronavirus…