Category: History & Culture

not art, music, performing arts or literature

They’re really taking the p*** now

Limited blogging being tried, limited commenting [meaning regulars can comment]: We’re unfortunately in this position where we can do nothing ourselves to stop it but these people above have definitely gone beyond the pale and are now extracting the micturation…

Try these

1. Her maiden name? 2. What was ENSA? 3. In which three countries did she give forces concerts? 4. Her father’s and mother’s occupations? 5. Which car did she drive to the tube stations? 6. What was her wartime radio…

Avro

Different people take different things out of the same picture and post – mine would probably be different to [*sic] yours. https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20200615-the-record-breaking-jet-which-still-haunts-a-country My eye went immediately to the lines – just look at that jet itself – the round-cornered rectangle,…

Thursday

7.  The essential racism of white potatoes 6.  You’re either stupid or evil – which? https://bustednuckles.com/2020/06/15/olympia-wa-mayor-who-supports-blm-has-house-vandalized-calls-it-domestic-terrorism/ The mayor of Olympia, Washington, expressed support for the Black Lives Matter cause, but when her own home was vandalized she called it similar…

It’s probably nothing

Fairly extensive day out there and I’ll look at the Cv part of it first. Frankly, supermarts are as confused as GPs and people in general about whether we’re in quarantine or not. We either are … or we’re not.…

Framing

Gab: This is why conservatives have lost the culture war for decades. They use the language of progressives, play into the narrative of progressives, and have these conversations on progressive-controlled platforms like Facebook and Twitter. You can’t win a battle…