FREEDOM OF SPEECH FOR ME, BUT NOT FOR THEE – If the university-educated young people are our future, our future looks gloomy. From a recently released survey of 3,000 American …

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SHOULD UNHAPPY GRADUATES BE ABLE TO SUE UNIVERSITIES – This story, surprisingly, doesn’t involve the Bachelor of Feminist Interpretative Dance: Pok Wong, who also goes by the name Fiona Pok, …

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IN PUTIN WE TRUST – People nowadays are cautioned against stereotyping, particularly of entire nations, and particularly in a negative way (it’s OK though to stereotype the politically incorrect groups …

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U2? #METOO! – As Glenn Reynolds likes to say, why are the liberal institutions such cesspools of sexism and abuse? The anti-poverty campaign co-founded by Bono is being threatened with legal action …

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“GUN RIGHTS ARE ABOUT KEEPING WHITE MEN ON TOP”– I’ll make you a deal – I’ll stop blogging about guns when you people stop writing such horrendous rubbish about them. …

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PLEASE AUSTRALIA, BE MORE LIKE HOUSTON – Some staggering figures that go towards explaining housing unaffordability in Australia: Everybody complains about high housing prices these days. But would you live …

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AXIS IS SO LAST SEASON, CHECK OUT THE TRIANGLE – Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has described Turkey as part of a “triangle of evil” along with …

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DOOMSDAY COCK – Is no one safe? Arizona State University professor Lawrence Krauss, internationally known as an outspoken atheist and for his work on the symbolic “Doomsday Clock,” has been …

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GOLDEN FUNBAGS – Mommy, what’s Wackdonald? It’s not a bizarre prank, and it’s not a mistake, some McDonald’s locations are reportedly flipping their golden arches upside down to make an …

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UNHAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY – Problems bigger than microaggression: Iran’s semi-official Tasnim news agency on Wednesday quoted prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi as saying the unidentified woman took off her headscarf …

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WHAT WILL THEY DO WITH ALL THE LENINS? – Good news from Ukraine: Ukraine has removed all 1,320 statues of the communist revolutionary Lenin following a government drive to rid the …

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HOW MEDIA TRIVIALISES NEWS, PART 837 – Democratic Mayor of Nashville, Tennessee, resigns in disgrace and pleads guilty to a charges of theft connected to a 2-year affair with her …

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HOW MEDIA TRIVIALISES NEWS, PART 836 – Good news from the Korean peninsula: The secretive state could also impose a ban on further nuclear and missile tests during talks with …

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WHY BERLUSCONI DIDN’T WIN OUTRIGHT – The fate of Italy hangs in the balance, with Silvio Berlusconi’s centre-right coalition at 36 per cent and the populist Five Star Movement at …

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IN DEFENCE OF ALEXANDER DOWNER – “Australian diplomat whose tip prompted FBI’s Russia-probe has tie to Clintons”, or so the normally sober “The Hill” makes an attempt at some mild …

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MEDDLE AWAY – Russia said today it has proof Washington has tried to interfere in the country’s upcoming presidential election. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told a leading Russian news …

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