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By Megpie71 on March 26, 2013
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-03-26/coalition-support-leaps-in-latest-newspoll/4593938 – Coalition support leaps in latest Newspoll (Trigger warning: “smug bastard” photo of Tony Abbott). Does it occur to anyone else this headline is rather like “Phenomenal amount of rain didn’t fall yesterday”? According to this poll, if somehow time were annihilated between today, Tuesday the 26th of March, and Saturday the 14th of [...]
By tigtog on February 18, 2013
One person’s adorable quirk is the next person’s pet peeve.
By Mindy on February 7, 2013
I don’t feel fat. I am fat. So what?
By Mindy on January 31, 2013
Reviews of four of the latest release kids movies: Wreck it Ralph, Rise of the Guardians, ParaNorman and Hotel Transylvania. Contains spoilers.
By Mindy on January 10, 2013
What is a reasonable expectation if you have invited someone over to watch a movie?
By tigtog on February 17, 2012
Any sapient meteors planning on committing suicide in the earth’s atmosphere in the near future? Please consider targeting this dipshit as your final gesture? PLEASE.
By tigtog on January 2, 2012
In 1968, some activists demonstrated against the Miss America beauty pageant and threw objects of “female oppression” – bras, high-heeled shoes, girdles, curlers – into a trash can. They were arguing about liberation – there was never any bra-burning – but the myth of the feminist as a bra-burner was created by the western media. There was also a crucial word missed in the description of the trashed bras.
By Mindy on June 7, 2011
Mum not a good enough title for you? Nevermind, this insurance company will look after you.
By Mindy on June 1, 2011
Today in moral panics.
By Mindy on May 17, 2011
Don’t be that girl – who goes out with a man who writes books like this.
By tigtog on December 31, 2010
then this is what the male sprinters would be wearing.
By tigtog on August 20, 2010
It’s an equestrian metaphor, not a monarchy metaphor. OK?
By tigtog on August 5, 2010
Unless one has made some detailed study of the field of rhetoric, and the use and misuse of logical fallacies therein, one is almost certainly not using the phrase “begs/begging the question” correctly. Yes, world – UR DOIN IT RONG.