Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Why Punch Down At College Kids? Because They’re Ignorant College Kids,...

We're asked the following question over at Salon. One to which the correct answer could be we punch down at college kids because it's...

Seems Sensible – Women Cannot Be Drag Queens Says RuPaul

I probably don't agree with RuPaul on much - certainly not what constitutes an interesting set list. Yet as a former habitue of Madame...

Finally A Decent Argument About Trans Rights

Google makes its living by hoovering up all the bright people it can find and then encouraging them to get on with being bright....

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...

WTF! An Economic Tour of the Weird

The first thing to say about this podcast is that we discover that the dismal science isn’t always dismal. In this Economics Detective Radio...

Published a Book? Let Us Promote It For You – For...

We're going to start a new section here at the Continental Telegraph. We will indeed be having a standard review section but why not...

Proof Perfect – The Welfare State Is Pro-Women

Just in time for International Women's Day we've proof perfect that we don't in fact have a problem. For we've - not that Zoe...

Labour’s Truly Nutso Plan To Fine Gender Pay Gap Companies

Labour has a plan to fine companies which persistently have a gender pay gap. A fine example of how we'll never solve a problem...

Catholic Misogyny, Even Gender Discrimination, Cannot Be A Problem

There is a terrible logical confusion concerning gender discrimination, possibly even misogyny, within the Catholic Church. It's most certainly true that the organisation, the...

Do We Have To Explain Castrati All Over Again?

We do not, quite obviously, recommend castrating some group of male babies, foundlings as it often was, in the hope that some of them...