Tag: Self righteous pricks

Oxford Dodged A Bullet Here…

Helen Price, writing in the ‘Guardian’ last year, about turning down Oxford to go to Yale: Cash-starved UK universities cannot compete with the funding opportunities offered by US colleges, whose wealthy alumni throw donations at their alma maters. Yale’s $19.4…

So…The Customer Is Always Right?

Young attractive furl discovered during the World Cup and signed up for top modelling job. Hurrah, right? But wait… She has a hobby. A pastime. A perfectly legal one. Doesn’t matter: Well, you sat, that’s up to L’Oreal, they know…

Ghastly Harpies…

…by which, for once, I don’t mean the harridans of the Labour front bench, but the ‘anti-rape activists’ who are whining that a false-rape alleger has finally got a decent sentence: There was anger from women’s rights campaigners who claimed…

The Arrogance Of The Short Distance Cyclist

Stickers, you say? Why should a sticker enrage you so? For two reasons. Firstly, the “cyclists stay back” message is, at best, over-simplistic and misleading, at worst outright dangerous victim-blaming. Yeah, I feel the same way about those signs warning…