Category Archives: Random Facts

Nazi Raccoons and Nazi Vampires

In the wake of the EU elections, it might be the obvious thing to talk about Nazis, but apparently, luckily, we’ve been spared a major surge of right-wing populists. They did harvest some gains, but remain well below ten percent, … Continue reading

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Women are more left than men. A possible explanation why.

Research and analysis have shown that women born after 1955 tend to vote more left than their male counterparts, with the gap between those voting groups widening in a sort of inverse relationship to their age – meaning the younger … Continue reading

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Me, too

A couple of days ago, the first handful of “Me, too” postings turned up in my Facebook newsfeed. In case you have no idea what I’m talking about, here’s what the instructions said: “If all the women who have been … Continue reading

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Just a few random facts

Personally, I dislike reading newspapers. For various reasons. Yes, typos or grammar mistakes are one of them. The other is, it’s no fun anymore. Once upon a time, a newspaper article could change the world. Today, people are so desensitized, … Continue reading

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