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BBC One - Room 101, Series 7, Episode 5, People who are really into cars
Frank Skinner discusses Nish Kumar's dislike of people who are really into cars who he wants to put into the depths of Room 101.
Comedy  Humour  FrankSkinner  NishKumar  Room101  Cars  Motoring  Driving  CarCulture  Formula1  BBC 
17 hours ago by dk33per
Chippendales: Do male strippers feel objectified? - BBC News
I pursue: "Do you feel objectified?"

"No, because I'm participating," he replies. "Objectification means someone's reducing you against your will - this is not against my will."

I am wondering how he feels about recent workplace developments: Formula 1's banning of the "grid girls". Or the darts "walk on girls". What about boxing's "ring girls" in Vegas?

"It's complicated," he acknowledges. "Because if any one of those girls was proud to do that, proud to be there, proud of their body - enjoying the money, thought it was easy, and were there 100% voluntarily then it's hard to argue against it.

"That said, with all these stories coming out, things have been wrong for so long that we might need to overcorrect for a while before we find the middle ground.

"As a whole, females have been pushed back or objectified so many times, so often, that things that personify the old guard might have to drop off for a while."
bbc  bbcnews  objectification  chippendales  tipping  sexism 
yesterday by mjs
Shannon Matthews: The unravelling of the truth - BBC News
I'm sure there's a rich seam of interesting things to say about the Shannon Matthews case and how its causes and the media responses intersect with class in Britain, particularly when contrasted with the Madeleine McCann case. Something like the 'Octomom and the Market in Babies' essay in Mark Greif's book. That's a book I would read.

The actual books about Shannon Matthews look like this though, which sort of proves the point: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Shannon-Matthews-Betrayed-Rose-Martin/dp/1844548627
society  class  bbc 
yesterday by tkmharris
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Who let the dogs out? From with Maria Ball and Terry Bowen both from the same department as me Platform 👍…
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