the Greens got less than I expected they would.
Without a party-vote to compare, it's not a meaningful data point I don't think. Green-inclined voters may have voted tactically for a strong Labour candidate.
You know borage flowers taste like cucumber? Weird.
+1 to that. Anyone who hasn't read Anne's brilliant roundup of issues related to the Roastbusters case, here's another link .
And the video Anne posts:
Would cow then be acceptable or would that depend on who is saying it and who is on the receiving end.
Chuck, some of us are talking about rape and the systematic silencing of women. Perhaps this isn't the place for debating trouts vs. cows?
Oh sorry Megan, didn't see you'd already posted that link.
Oh, and Lilith:
I want to mention how many women have told me that they’ve been reading here but didn’t feel they could comment.
Ouch. I’m definitely going to go elsewhere to do my shouting.
Chris, please don’t take that personally! I always value your input, along with that of PAS’s other gentlemen. It’s the abusers and misogynists and the lack of moderation around them that’s the problem here.
Since this thread is about speech, and the freedom to speak, and silencing, I want to mention how many women have told me that they've been reading here but didn't feel they could comment.
The wild-west atmosphere along with the many angry and unmoderated male voices creates a space in which most women don't feel safe.
And that's here, on Public Address! One of the safest places there is!
I'd like to see some more active moderation going on. So everyone feels free to speak, without being abused or insulted. That means you Graeme. If you want free speech, I think you also have to defend it here.
And since I can’t figure out how to adds more than one at a time
Bart - upload one, then edit post, add another, post, then repeat.
Lovely doors. :-)
Sagrada Familia? Been there…
That one does things to my eyes! (which way round does it go!?)
Amazing stuff, everybody!
And welcome, GrahamB, your pictures are fascinating.