History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions; the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology.
W. H. Auden
If it’s far away, it’s news, but if it’s close at home, it’s sociology.
James Reston

Not so Wordless Wednesday

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Generation XXL

This was on SBS last night. The second film in Channel 4′s landmark documentary series focuses on the younger children in the group of seven overweight youngsters on their journey towards adulthood, to find out what it really feels like to be growing up fat. Generation XXL is a chance for the nation’s obese children, […]

Feral Follicular Feminist Fire

You gotta love it when the testerical trollumnists start throwing around the word “feral” in reference to feminists. You can probably guess who, at least down to a handful or two. This time, it’s Howard Sattler, and he’d like us to know he’s as “Mad As Hell!1!”: Abbott’s ironing stokes the feral feminist fire* The […]

Hey, let’s send people who don’t speak the local language – what could go wrong?

Unable to speak Spanish except for a few phrases, the CIA team had difficulty calling off the operation.