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Forum: General Discussion 27-08-2015, 19:55
Replies: 69
Views: 2,184
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I think the trouble is, in the UK social mobility...

I think the trouble is, in the UK social mobility has generally been in decline since the 1970s while inequality has been on the rise. Although inequality had been a big issue in America, social...
Forum: General Discussion 27-08-2015, 19:40
Replies: 106
Views: 2,980
Posted By PrincessPerfect
It's interesting because there's been a recent...

It's interesting because there's been a recent study which apparently shows that lack of an equal distribution of housework and child care has been a factor in women filing for divorce:...
Forum: General Discussion 20-08-2015, 13:31
Replies: 104
Views: 3,356
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I have to say its attitudes like the above which...

I have to say its attitudes like the above which makes me feel very little sympathy with the 'victims.' Most of the men on this site are hardly going to be George Clooney either. What the hackers did...
Forum: Politics 18-07-2015, 09:08
Replies: 26
Views: 1,126
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Men don't drag their credentials as a father out?...

Men don't drag their credentials as a father out? Yes, when male politicians use their families in photo-shoots etc. to show they are a 'family man' and 'down to earth', they definitely aren't using...
Forum: Politics 15-07-2015, 00:32
Replies: 39
Views: 1,309
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I think the OP's forecast in regard to UKIP is a...

I think the OP's forecast in regard to UKIP is a case of wishful thinking, tbh. Sure, UKIP successfully played into Conservative fears (regarding the splitting of the right-wing vote) by extracting...
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 22:39
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Well, they are all we have at this stage tbh they...

Well, they are all we have at this stage tbh they are more reliable that social media. So far German opinion polls don't seem to have been made a mockery of like the polls in Israel, Greece and the...
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 22:30
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Tbh I doubt even hardcore Europhile LDs think the...

Tbh I doubt even hardcore Europhile LDs think the UK joining the Euro is good at this stage.
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 22:13
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
During weekend negotiations, two German comedians...

During weekend negotiations, two German comedians captured the public mood, creating an Internet sensation with a satirical video called 'Our precious German euros'.

From the article linked.

I...
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 21:45
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I had to laugh at that DM link - they know pretty...

I had to laugh at that DM link - they know pretty much nothing about the 'public mood' in Germany. As others have said, the Germans don't really have much time for Tspiras a large part of Germany's...
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 12:24
Replies: 86
Views: 4,064
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I think the government will find out that being...

I think the government will find out that being given a majority, doesn't mean that everyone will blindly support whatever they do no matter what, which is almost how they appear to be behaving at...
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 12:16
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
In Germany most people generally support the...

In Germany most people generally support the position taken by the government - polling, if anything shows that most Germans don't trust the Greek government to implement reforms.
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 06:26
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Tsipras ended up agreeing to the conditions for a...

Tsipras ended up agreeing to the conditions for a third bailout because the Greeks prize staying in the Eurozone above all else. Tspiras figured that by calling the referendum he would outsmart...
Forum: Politics 14-07-2015, 01:40
Replies: 142
Views: 4,821
Posted By PrincessPerfect
The trouble with the solution of Grexit, is that...

The trouble with the solution of Grexit, is that the Greeks did not want to exit the Euro - that is a large part of the problem. Ironically enough, it was the Germans who probably wanted a Grexit the...
Forum: Football 11-07-2015, 21:55
Replies: 7,853
Views: 251,467
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I wouldn't take the Evans to Arsenal rumours...

I wouldn't take the Evans to Arsenal rumours seriously. It's come from the Sunday Mirror, of all places (according to Sky's transfer centre).

I think on the De Gea situation RM may well wait a year...
Forum: Football 11-07-2015, 16:26
Replies: 7,853
Views: 251,467
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Schweinsteiger is a fantastic signing, although...

Schweinsteiger is a fantastic signing, although his injury issues may mean we won't see as much of him as we'd like. I'm hoping to compliment Schweinsteiger's signing, we also sign Schneiderlin, who...
Forum: Politics 05-07-2015, 22:21
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
This 100%. All the noises coming out of Europe...

This 100%. All the noises coming out of Europe tonight indicated that Tsipras' and co. have backed themselves into a corner. A third bailout/negotiations are looking seriously unlikely.
Forum: Politics 05-07-2015, 20:31
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
What exodus is going to happen? Arguably the EU...

What exodus is going to happen? Arguably the EU craving into Greek demands would just further encourage the rise of anti-austerity parties, such as Podemos in Spain. People saying this is a defeat...
Forum: Politics 05-07-2015, 19:13
Replies: 2,681
Views: 86,193
Posted By PrincessPerfect
I think Greeks are about to realise that there's...

I think Greeks are about to realise that there's no more will from Europe to give them anymore money. Merkel and Schauble are under significant political pressure from German voters not to cave into...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 13:13
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
@DadDancer when seven-year old girls report...

@DadDancer when seven-year old girls report feeling a pressure to achieve a certain body image, somehow I doubt you can say that they 'bring it on themselves'.

Where did I say intelligence wasn't...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 12:41
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Not necessarily - there is rarely any pressure,...

Not necessarily - there is rarely any pressure, within the media for example - for women and men to achieve Hawkins 'ideal' level of intelligence. You do not see array of articles on the issue of...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 12:35
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Well, from your previous post I garnered more...

Well, from your previous post I garnered more than that - that you were asserting that the media coverage shaped people's responses to the ad. That's where my correlation-causation assertion came...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 11:14
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Polling companies tend to adjust samples to make...

Polling companies tend to adjust samples to make them representative of the general population as a whole. This is why, within polls you'll see in the PDF tables the 'weighed' and 'unweighed'...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 10:24
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Obviously, my argument was related to how women...

Obviously, my argument was related to how women are represented in the media as opposed to the motives of companies.


http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16020201

Cellulite affects 85-98% of...
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 10:02
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
No, they'll weigh the sample to make it...

No, they'll weigh the sample to make it representative.
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2015, 09:55
Replies: 719
Views: 26,565
Posted By PrincessPerfect
Now he has ranked first in TIMEís completely...

Now he has ranked first in TIMEís completely unscientific Person of the Year reader poll, with 5.6 million votes. Not bad for a man who didnít make an official public appearance until 2010.

There's...
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