Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

Are Women Insane? Part 3

Part 2 Women are socialized differently and they can often “get away with murder”. The way they’re brought up, the expectations, the dress code, association of colours with gender and so on all serves to form a woman’s mind. An…

French in Iceland on weekend

Now isn’t that interesting? The French defeated Iceland on the weekend in handball – that’s the Icelandic headline today. Er … how did the French get there? I’ve written to Eygló Arnarsdóttir about it and await a reply. Apparently the…

Song slaughter

There’ve been some pretty appalling covers in music history and this site rates 10 of them. N1 all time travesty is April Lavigne and she is simply … sigh … what can one say? Awful. Cracked has a different list. …

Freshly ground black people

That’s rather good, really.  From Canada: An Australian publisher is reprinting 7,000 cookbooks over a recipe for pasta with “salt and freshly ground black people.” Penguin Group Australia’s head of publishing, Bob Sessions, acknowledged the proofreader for the Pasta Bible…

Same gang, different names

Summarizing Karl: #  The rest of the world is tired of this crap too. Britain and Germany, to name two, are now looking at going after Goldman. #  Goldman may have violated more than one law.  Isn’t receipt of a…