What’s wrong with merit? Why ‘equal’ treatment does not reward the most deserving
Instead, they are working to correct systematic disadvantage ... Australia is a country with affection for the notion of a “fair go”. We therefore ought to realise that getting somewhere on “merit” does not mean that there were not better ...
Cat people vs. dog people
Dog people profess to be baffled by the cat person’s affection for an animal that provides so ... that an editor’s primary responsibility is, when needed, to correct a writer’s spelling and grammar, to gently request that a neglected aspect of ...
What's in a Name? Sometimes, Silliness
Parents in Brazil have named their children Xerox, Skylab, Nausea, D'Artagnan, Barrigudinha (Little-Bellied Girl), Colapso Cardiaco (Cardiac Collapse), Saddam Hussein (known by the affectionate ... manual addressing the proper spelling of first names.
Exposing the Hook
Civilization requires the spelling out of what constitutes legal ... Wisdom involves acceptance of the fact that the workplace is not the proper venue to meet intimate personal needs or to satisfy any type of greed or lust. We are at work to serve ...
Rant: Dernbach's presence is beyond pointless
I'm rather hoping that Jade Dernbach, in future years ... then I guess it will at least be proper banter and shit, yeah? * Pointless is a popular British TV quiz show presented by the comedian Alexander Armstrong with Richard Osman, both of whom bring ...