Churnalism In The Age Of Consumerism

A generation gap in attitudes towards cooking and eating is helping to fuel the UK’s food waste mountain, research reveals, driven by time-poor millennials who do not understand the value of the food on their plate. In contrast to savvy…

Apartheid

This picture below is supposedly of Olympic Park, Melbourne, in 1971, a violent protest against Verwoerd’s policy of apartheid. Links from Chuckles before we begin: http://rahowadirectory.com/sacreativity/changing-history-the-verwoerd-assassination/ And different background – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hendrik_Verwoerd http://www.sahistory.org.za/sites/default/files/DC/asjan59.1/asjan59.1.pdf Mention’s been made on this blog before that…

Drain the paedo swamp

The Good Lord Above, be there such an entity, makes use of the strangest tools – witness Saul of Tarsus. Now He’s apparently using the Orange Emperor. Nice take here on Vox’s site, via Chuckles:

Doctor Who – tell me it isn’t so!

I looked it/he/she up: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/doctor-strange-whitewashing-an-open-letter-tilda-swinton-958212 For once, I’m so shocked, I can’t find the words to express just how bad this is, just how that show has been hijacked – a kids’ show by the way, and wrecked beyond all…

The control of information

Here is what I read at about 05:00 this morning: Relying on Twitter, Facebook and Google to provide you with a balanced view is not recommended. Social Media of this type can lead to an internalised bubble of thoughts that…

Unreasonable people

Consider this: Convicted killer who escaped to the UK during a 20-year jail term in Albania is now back in Britain and running a car wash in Leicester after being deported in 2009 And this: Widow of scientist killed by…

The Beginning Of The End…

Social mobility rears its ugly head yet again, courtesy of CiF columnist, Poppy Noor: Ernst & Young’s policy also extends beyond schooling, with new measures that prevent interviewers from asking applicants about relevant experience. Wha..? In a normal world, this…

Resistance to Trump continues

The media and the Left continue to pull out all the stops to oppose President Donald Trump and his team. Roger Stone spoke to Alex Jones on Sunday, February 5, 2017. At that time, the Ninth Circuit Court halted Trump’s…