Oracle’s $401 Million Underpayment To Women and Minorities? Or DoL’s Weird Definition Of Discrimination?

That there are different definitions on gender and race discrimination out there is obvious enough but the Department of Labor has given us an interesting insight into their thinking with this claim against Oracle...

European Union’s Lies About Fossil Fuel Subsidies – It’s Just Lower VAT On Household...

The European Union has a report out telling us that the UK provides more fossil fuels subsidies than anywhere else. This is nonsense nonsense amounting to a lie. But then when did something like...

More Environmental Drivel With New Periodic Table – We’re Going To Run Out Of...

The European chemists organisation - EuChemS - has just added to the torrent of environmental drivel with their new periodic table. They're trying to tell us which elements are going to run out when...

Perhaps Patisserie Valerie Never Did Make A Profit At All?

Patisserie Valerie has just gone bust as it was long possible it would do. The particular reason is that the banks wouldn't extend facilities, that is, they'd rather like their money back instead of...

No Deal Brexit Means The EU Imposes A Hard Irish Border – Not Us

We're finally getting the truth here about the Irish border and Brexit - if there's to be a hard border then it will be the European Union imposing it, not us. And thus, logically...

Microsoft Insists Daily Mail Is A Biased Newspaper – Surprise!

Microsoft is now telling readers of the Daily Mail website that it's a newspaper that's just not to be trusted, it's biased. And of course we're all terribly surprised, aren't we? What with coffee...

India’s Very Strange Discussion Of A Two Child Policy

An old argument from a less enlightened time seems to be arising in India -a legal ban on procreation in the form of a two child policy. That this is an abnegation of human...

Ocasio Cortez – Billionaires Immoral Because Jock Itch

Alexandria Ocasio Cortez continues to excite here. She's arguing that a system which allows billionaires to exist is immoral because of jock itch. Not that she quite said that even if that's the meaning...

D’Oh – Legalising Drugs Reduces The Black Economy

This might not be the most surprising finding ever but if you make formerly illegal things legal then you reduce the size of the illegal economy. The only real surprise here is that it's...

Easyjet’s £15 Million Cost From Gatwick Drone Chaos

Easyjet has announced that it'll be taking a £15 million hit from that Gatwick drone chaos - rather than a direct hit from the drone of course. There's a fun little observation we can...

Yvette Cooper’s Brexit Bill – But More Time To Do What?

Yvette Cooper's got a brand new idea - one that doesn't involve flipping houses on expenses this time which is nice. The thing is, this idea on Brexit is about as much use to...

Marketworld – You’re Right, It’s The Usual Ignorant Drivel

A new entry in the blame stakes, a description of our current arrangements as MarketWorld - something that neatly explains all that is wrong with that reality around us. The rich get all the...

So, How Does Avon Sell Anti-Cellulite Cream Then?

That cellulite is a normal part of the human condition is entirely true. As is underarm hair, body odour and snaggly teeth. We, in reverse order, have orthodontists, deodorants and razors to deal with...

India’s Sensible Subsidies Reform – Just Pay The Farmers In Cash

Narendra Modi is suggesting that India should make itself richer at zero cost by making simple cash payments to farmers instead of the multiple and varied subsidies available. Of course, it would be better...

You’re Right The Guardian Is Lying To Us Again, This Time Shrinkflation

The Guardian tells us that shrinkflation - the process whereby we get less of something for the same amount of money - is down to Brexit. The joy of this statement being that their...

Archbishop Welby Doesn’t Know What He’s Saying Often Enough

The Archbishop of Canterbury is something of an odd beast. The current incumbent that is, Justin Welby. He used to be an executive in an oil company - Total - which isn't often thought...

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