The Effects Of Allowing Women To Control Their Own Money – Mostly Good, Surprsingly

That people should be able to control their own property should be obvious. That's what property means. But married women couldn't for a long time, their property becoming that of their husband. Then that...

Ridiculous Idea – £2,000 Not To Use A Car

The underlying thought has some merit here but once they worked out the cost they should have shot this dog. For they're suggesting that people should be paid some £2,000 to £3,000 to not...

The Guardian Seems Conflicted On The Value Of Music

Musicians should be paid fairly for the work they do in creating the music we bop along to. Musicians are demanding too much from the people who use the music musicians make. Only The...

George Monbiot Really Doesn’t Like Nigel Farage – Nor You, Nor Your Views

George Monbiot has news for us all. The world's in a terrible state because the wrong people get onto the tellie. If only those buffoons with their extremist views didn't in fact get to...

Mueller’s No Collusion Finding Over Trump, Elections And Russia

Mueller's report on collusion between Donald Trump, Vova Putin and Russia over the Presidential election has been handed in. And there seems, according to those who know, to be no evidence leading to any...

Continental Telegraph’s First Anniversay

Just a short note to thank all you readers out there on this, the first anniversary of the Continental Telegraph. We're grateful for your custom. Grateful for your comments which so inform and entertain....

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Isn’t China Growing Up Nicely? Jaguar Wins Evoque Copyright Case

That the b'stards over there steal all our intellectual property is indeed true. And possibly the correct answer is to allow them to do so until they've grown up enough to stop doing so...

Easyjet To Strip Shareholders Of Rights- The EU Forces Them Into This

It will sound slightly odd, off even, that the owners of a company will be stripped of their control, if not ownership, rights in Easyjet in a no deal Brexit. But the European Union...

US Manufacturing PMI Falls – Really, Not An Important Number

A PMI is a useful way of predicting how the economy is going to be doing a couple of months from now. The US PMI for manufacturing has fallen - that means disaster ahead,...

Cancel Brexit Petition 14 Million Signatures Short

That a rather large number of Britons don't understand this democracy experiment is obviously true given the number who keep insisting we shouldn't leave the European Union. Well, OK, insisting that it's all a...

Donald Trump Just Fired An Awful Lot Of Grievance Studies Professors

Donald Trump just issued an executive order insisting that colleges obey the First Amendment. That something is wrong with American academia is shown by the very necessity of reminding all that they should, really,...

Jumping From The EU Train

Let’s be clear – The Withdrawal Agreement is poorly-named. It does not involve withdrawing from the EU in any meaningful sense, but instead commits us to Remaining within the EU and strips the UK of...