Category: Wimmin’s studies

WASPI

Check this out: Up to 3.8 million women born in the 1950s had been due to get the state pension at age 60. But legislation changes as recently as 2011 mean many will receive theirs up to six years later…

Princess Meghan

The aim in this post is twofold – firstly, to work out just when it went all sour for her and secondly, to see if there are any redeeming features, if it’s not all her fault. On the second, methinks yes,…

Uses for a poncho

Mais oui, mes chers lamas, c’est cette fois encore, des décisions, des décisions – que ce soit de publier un post sur mon bateau ou de publier sur une fille pratique de la belle France. Alors la voilà! When you…

What Amy knew

Courtesy Distant Relative, this is the one they’re referring to: The point’s being made on social media that she seems more concerned, p***ed is her expression, that she missed her fifteen minutes of fame for the big scoop than out…

A sense of humour in a leader

Below the Beltway writer Gene Weingarten once wrote of Michael Dukakis, candidate for President: During the 1987-88 year, Nieman curator Howard Simons took all of us Fellows to meet a man who was running for president. Michael Dukakis … Dukakis…