Jeopardy! jeopardised

This is fun! I picked this up this nugget from Ed Surge. It’s amazing what ingenuity people go to in order to get something. And this seems like it paid off nicely! You can read part of the story here. Episode 912:...

Why Shouldn’t Hong Kong’s Burial Plots Be More Expensive Than Living Space?

After all, they're going to be occupied longer: Hong Kong real estate now more expensive for the dead than the living This is not exclusive to Hong Kong either. In certain Catholic countries - the Church was for centuries against the...

Because Donald Trump Has Friends

Trump explains why he is the only president in 100 years to not have a dog No, Harry Truman didn't say it.

Australian Gravy Day

It's partly ironic. A Paul Kelly song from 1996, "How To Make Gravy" was not ironic, telling the tale of a man in jail writing sentimentally to his family on December 21st. He passes on his love, with instructions...

Fixed That For Them

A report in yesterday's Sun suggested that the Government was making a belated and welcome switch to planning for No Deal. However, it looks like they got one thing wrong: A significant public stepping up in No Deal planning has been...

You’re Right, Polly Toynbee Doesn’t Understand….

You can put pretty much anything you like after the dots there but in this case we're talking about either or both Brexit and the economy. Yes, they do interact, no, we might not like some of the consequences...

So, Facebook Doesn’t Sell Data Then

You know the story, data is the new oil, Facebook makes its billions by selling our data. We give that data to Facebook for free, we're all being ripped off and they should be paying us. Except, except: Lawmakers in the...

Short Answers To Questions In BBC Headlines

The question is asked, a question that we can answer: George HW Bush: What makes a one-term president? Losing the election and not being re-elected would seem to cover it. As to why, which is the real question being posed, PJ O'Rourke...

So Why Was Women’s Pension Age Lower?

We've what I consider a quite extraordinary claim here, that raising women's pension age to match that of men is discrimination against women. Really, can't see it myself, equality isn't discrimination. But that is the claim being made in...

Yum, Yum, Greasy Fried Chicken Flavour Bonking

Doesn't this just sound like the most appealing of all bonking activities? A freebie "sexual favour" in return for some free fried chicken? Presumably, given the way these transactions normally work, the chicken coming first and adding to the...

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