Sunday, May 20, 2018

The Effects Of Sharia Law On Marriage – Nope, Not This

Mark Twain pointed out that it's not what you don't know that's dangerous, it's what you are certain is true but which ain't that...

Do we get Bank Holidays right?

As the UK slides unto another long weekend of days off in the rain and traffic jams headed for the coasts, attention turns once...

Mind the Gap

A fixation with equality leads us to examine possible ‘gaps’ in outcomes.  Is there, for example, a gender pay gap, in which women are...

The shed in English Culture

A motorised shed has broken the world speed record for such vehicles by reaching 100 mph along Pendine Sands.  This is one of those...

Nein, Nein, Nein!

BBC bosses have pronounced themselves well pleased with the rabble that have been roused in the wake of their planned Archive on 4 program...

Dressing As A Whore Is Now Apparently Cultural Appropriation

This might cause a small problem or two for certain sections of the more vibrant end of the pop music community. Adopting a mode...

Gender Equality At The BBC – Gonna Be A Toughie

The BBC has announced that it will have gender equality in expert voices that appear on its shows. This is something of a problem...

No, Don’t Regulate AI And Certainly Don’t Inclusively Manage It

We must regulate artificial intelligence because - well, according to the Fabians we must regulate artificial intelligence because. Their argument being that it produces...

Capitalism Is The Most Feminist Economic System Ever

There's a certain resistance among the intelligent - note that intelligent and intelligentsia are antonyms - to reading the sort of turgid nonsense which...

Institutional Racism Or Damn Good Gig?

Here we face one of those interesting little conundrums. We have evidence - not the complete amount to be sure - of something. But...