Offended by swearing? Get better priorities

Swearing, cursing, profanity, whatever you want to call it. [Post contains swearing, obviously] Understatement: there's a lot of bad stuff here on planet Earth. Enough for a lifetime of sadness, worry, anger, fear and all the negative feelings. So many inhumane things that people do to each other and this bit of shared space. So …

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“Straight Pride” isn’t a thing, nor should it be

Here we go again! You may have heard about the Boston 'Straight Pride' proposal. More on that later. Why can't the straights have a Pride? Pride 🏳️‍🌈 is not just literally having some pride (anyone can do that) but more for protesting the bigotry, discrimination and violence meted out to the LGBTQI community. Pride is a counter …

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‘Biodynamic farming’ bullshit

This was always going to be nonsense. The first time I clocked "Biodynamic" produce was as advertised by a stand selling waffles with an added egg option at the (wonderful - you should go) Maltby Street Market in London (UK). What the fuck is a biodynamic egg?! I exclaimed quietly to myself, assuming it was some …

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“Misandry”? Fantasy.

An anti-Suffragist cartoon; "Suffragists on the War Path." Misandry isn't a thing. To start, feminism is not about 'hating men', as we always have to justify. To steal a quote, imagine hating women so much that you take a movement for their betterment and make it all about men anyway. Feminism aims for equality and …

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