Category Archives: Questions by Jo

Are high heels a purely misogynistic invention?

Oh my, is the history of high heels (in fifteen minutes on wikipedia) more interesting than you’d expect. And it leads me to the get out clause ‘no, they were invented by Egyptian butchers to avoid getting blood and entrails … Continue reading

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Why is it when women put on mascara and men play computer games we both make identical strange open mouthed expressions?

Concentration on arbitrary complexities. And I don’t like the gender split. I’d bet a lot of money that when women play computer games and men put on mascara they make roughly the same faces. One of my favourite faces for … Continue reading

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What is the possibility of forming a fully fledged four piece rubber band?

Bom. A pom pom. A bon, dum, dum, dum, dum, da dur, bon, dum, dum, dum, da dur, bon, dum, dum, dum, da dur, bon, dum, dum dum da dur. It’s really hard to find rubber bands big enough for … Continue reading

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Are Jaffa Cakes biscuits or cakes?

Fucking semantics again. Plus it’s obvious, and the highest authority I can think of when it comes to biscuits offers a ruling that lines up with mine. It’s got the word cake in it, and it is made out of … Continue reading

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