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Philosophical aside: motivations, reasons and causes

It is well known that Merleau-Ponty’s term, for the world’s prompting is motivation[1]; in other words, ‘thoughts – ‘mental’ states and events -  and ‘physical’ objects themselves, actually bear on the body in ways that are meaningful but not rational’. 860 more words


A Hooligans' Game

“Football is a gentlemen’s game played by hooligans, and rugby is a hooligans’ game played by gentlemen” –Anonymous

My youngest son is a hooker. There, I’ve said it. 285 more words

Musings Sometimes Amusing

‘How To Perform The Haka’

Illustration project, General Foundation year



The All Blacks' Haka: On Genuine Tributes To Native Culture

The New Zealand All Black’s rain-soaked Haka dance after winning the 2014 Hong Kong Sevens has been making the rounds in Facebook feeds nationwide. The photo alone is incredible, but with video of the dance now going viral… 615 more words


The Hong Kong Haka!!

This is one of the tournaments that is still on my list of things to do! It was almost on the cards this year but will unfortunately have to wait before I get to experience one of the most well known events on the rugby calendar today!! 30 more words


Մարզական բրենդինգ: New Zeland HAKA Dance

Բրենդինգի շատ հետաքրքիր տարրեր  ունի մարզական աշխարհը: Խոսքը  NIke (այստեղ,  այստեղ,  այստեղ,   այստեղ,  այստեղ  կամ ընդհանրապես այստեղ) կամ adidas… 32 more words


Photo of the Day – 31st of March 2014

The New Zealand team performing a Haka in a rainstorm after winning the Hong Kong Sevens Tournament. Credit Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

Photo Of The Day