Tag Archives: PC

Au Revoir Papa et Maman

ZeroHedge: French Schools Replace “Mother” And “Father” With “Parent 1” And “Parent 2” In the latest example of political correctness run amok in Europe, the French National Assembly this week passed an education reform bill which included a controversial amendment to replace … Continue reading

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The Politically Correct Doomsday Clock

I suppose I’m not really too surprised at this tweet: I wonder if he’s a Maoist like Barroso? They’re probably all Marxists of one flavour or other in the EU. I once ground my way through the first six chapters … Continue reading

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Loners and Outsiders

One day back in the the 1980s I had a vivid dream in which I saw a long chain of bodies (actually robot mechanical diggers) being drawn up into the sky from  the surface of a spinning planet, and I … Continue reading

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I Predict A Red Wave

I had a thought last night about the upcoming US midterm election, but one which could apply elsewhere. It was that the US Democrats seem to have become a radical socialist party of a kind they never used to have … Continue reading

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An Emerging Informal Coalition?

Continuing with grid girls and darts girls bans, I’ve noticed that there seems to be a bit of a wave of revulsion at these bans. Hat tip to Nisakiman for this report on F1 world champion Niki Lauda’s reaction: Niki … Continue reading

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The Secret World

New Skype chat, this time with Brigitte, who’s German and lives near Liverpool: She talks a bit about post-war Germany. And post-smoking-ban Liverpool. And then about Romano Grieshaber, who ran a German cancer research institute. Grieshaber had been gagged from … Continue reading

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Smokers’ Lives Matter

I’ve been thinking about oppressed minorities. And it occurred to me that as soon as anyone belongs to any minority, they’ll automatically find themselves being oppressed. Belonging to any minority always entails being oppressed. Because minorities are always being outvoted, … Continue reading

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