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By Mindy on January 12, 2012
Who are you calling feminist?
By tigtog on January 11, 2012
I’ve noticed that quite a few of the trendy designs for blog templates on the free WordPress.com site, while looking very gorgeous and all, are just not that accessible for folks – pale grey fonts, especially tiny pale grey fonts, are the worst offender. I’d like to have a list of themes good and bad…
By tigtog on December 6, 2011
…it will be school holidays soon, regardless of the weather, and Giftocalypse follows hard on those heels.
By tigtog on November 29, 2011
When skeptics start questioning the scientific basis for the Burzynski Clinic’s highly expensive “antineoplaston” cancer therapy, that’s the time that you are supposed to offer proof of therapeutic benefit. Issuing threats instead tends to make it look like the Burzynski Clinic just doesn’t have any proofs to offer.
By tigtog on November 28, 2011
There’s been an uptick over the last few weeks in site visitors clicking on links to Anti-Feminist Bingo and Anti-Feminist Bingo #2 – since comments on those posts have been long closed, I invite you to comment here instead, should you feel so inclined.
By tigtog on November 23, 2011
An example of when STFU might be a wonderfully good idea: attempting to get a pissed-off customer base to give you warm PR fuzzies might just not be the best idea within weeks of stranding 80K of them a long way away from where they actually wanted to be
By tigtog on August 3, 2011
Well that was a nasty surprise.
By tigtog on August 2, 2011
Too busy for normal blogging, so I thought I’d let you in on some of the webwrangling work I’ve been doing:
By tigtog on June 1, 2011
Reading an old thread about self-proclaimed “nice guys” who refuse to take no for an answer, I realised that we had thrown around the idea of a bingo card in comments.
By tigtog on April 18, 2011
I’m in a tinkering mood rather than a writing mood today. Also: Segue Time! Thank you, internets.
By tigtog on March 22, 2011
If you changed your subscription a couple of years ago, as requested, to our new Hoyden feed for the new domain, then you shouldn’t be seeing anything different in your feed-reader. If you are not a content-aggregator site, then you can now ignore this post. If you are seeing a change in your feed, and you are one of our personal subscribers via a feed-reader, here’s how to get your full feed back:
By tigtog on March 6, 2011
Sadly, the unsung programmer who created Trumpet Winsock, Tasmanian Peter Tattam, didn’t get paid for most of those copies; millions of free give-aways that saw hardly a brass razoo come back to him.
By Mary on February 18, 2011
In collaboration with Hoydenizens and others, a bingo card for arguments in defence of sexist jokes, specifically, the variants on “but it was FUNNY”.
By tigtog on February 16, 2011
Let me hand a depressingly large number of people an embarrassingly obvious cluestick: nobody gets to yell BINGO! on marking just one square.