Arthur Black

The end is nigh: news at eleven

Predicting the future is a mug's game

Art: It’s about whatever you can get away with

Some conceptual art defies description

Plus ca change, plus ca la meme chose

The more things change, the more they stay the same

The wussiness about words seems to be catching

English language needs to take a step back

Nuclear power the safest energy there is: until it isn’t

Sometimes, I have to take off my jester's cap

Caution: Future dead ahead

I’ve just learned that the Nickelodeon cable network is preparing to launch a new television series whimsically entitled “The 90’s Were All That.”

Yes, it’s a TV show about a decade. No, they’re not talking about the 1890s.

These two letters, side by side, are A-OK with me

You've got to love the English language

Do you really know what a nimrod is?

Many words, known as phrops, are used to mean the opposite of what they're supposed to.

Laws and lawsuits blowing rings around smoking

Within 50 years, smoking will be a vice of the past

I never said being bald was perfect

ARthur Black looks at the pluses and minuses of being thin on top