Daily Archives: April 2, 2015

Planet of the Apps – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Planet of the Apps – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

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  • Cornelius: What did you find?
  • Lucius: The usual as in any wreckage.
  • Cornelius: Humans are the same. They destroy whatever they touch, unlike us simians.
  • Lucius: But, but I found something…
  • Cornelius: What is it?
  • Lucius: An iDevice of some sort. It’s in different sizes and shapes, with little square boxes on a screen.
  • Cornelius: (sniffs, menaces, turns up his nose). Oh wow, it plays music, sends messages, takes pictures, show movies, has maps, and you can text. How totally unsimian!
  • Lucius: There are millions of them and humans are addicted. They’re suffering from an ailment called iNeck!
  • Cornelius: Come let’s send a text to Dr. Maximus.
  • Lucius: What shall we say?
  • Cornelius: (smiling) We’re on the Planet of the Apps!

Cornelius and Lucius are characters from the 1968 hit movie ‘Planet of the Apes.’ In that movie the news would spread through the simian networks. It didn’t matter whether it was in the town or country. The word could be refashioned, reworked and reconfigured but the community was kept in the loop.   Continue reading

15 POEMS OF GUYANA – By Dmitri Allicock

15 poems

15 POEMS OF GUYANA

By Dmitri Allicock

                                                                      

EVENING BY THE SEA

 So beautiful an evening, calm and free

Ladies and Gentlemen, relishing the sea

Kind breeze tempers air of tropical sun

Cool and pleasant reprieve, day is done    Continue reading

Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 31 March 2015

Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 31 March 2015

  • No arrests yet in Crum-Ewing execution
  • PPP wants members of Disciplined Forces on separate voters list
  • Elisabeth Harper’s stance on domestic violence questioned
  • Andrew Lewis (boxer) backs opposition coalition
  • A look at Courts
  • Sports

Click links below to view the TV News Videos: 

No arrests yet in Crum-Ewing execution

Posted: 31 Mar 2015 01:09 PM PDT            Continue reading

Guyana Cultural Association New York- March 2015 On-line Magazine

gca march 2015

Download:  GCA MARCH 2015 – ON-LINE MAGAZINE

Guyana Cultural Association New York- March 2015 On-line Magazine

IN THIS ISSUE      PAGE 3-4: Happy Easter       PAGE 5 – 10: Happy Phagwah      PAGE 11-14: Burrowes School 40th anniversary      PAGE 15-22:Celebrating Guyanese Women      PAGE – 23 – 25: Steelband in Guyana      PAGE 26- 28: Maestro Fresh Wes      PAGE 30 – 31”: Guyana National Sound      PAGE 32:: Sigma Alpha tragedy      PAGE 33 – 34: Dis Time Nah Lang Time    PAGE 37: Cultures Endure Gail A. Nunes.     Continue reading

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