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#double standards

# double-standards - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Those who choose to cover their eyes will have no excuse when they're on the wrong side of boxing history
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Those who choose to cover their eyes will have no excuse when they're on the wrong side of boxing history

Jul 4th 2020, 10:00 AM 48,110 Views 38 Comments

So many boxing figures performatively take the moral high ground when it comes to the sanctity of human life – until doing so might inconvenience them personally.

# double-standards - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Basketball Ireland lash out at government over FAI's €30m 'get-out-of-jail-free card'
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Basketball Ireland lash out at government over FAI's €30m 'get-out-of-jail-free card'

Updated Feb 4th 2020, 12:40 PM 28,741 Views 55 Comments

After a critical statement was released today, Bernard O’Byrne has revealed the extent of their frustrations to The42.

# double-standards - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Sexism row at US Open after female player penalised for removing her shirt
# Double Standards
# Double Standards

Sexism row at US Open after female player penalised for removing her shirt

Aug 29th 2018, 8:32 PM 83,452 Views 34 Comments

Alize Cornet’s shirt was on back-to-front in 38 degree heat.

# double-standards - Friday 10 November, 2017

'Look at Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder's careers, and tell me double standards don't exist'
# Double Standards
From The Daily Edge
# Double Standards

'Look at Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder's careers, and tell me double standards don't exist'

Nov 10th 2017, 5:00 PM 121,032 Views 19 Comments

Why aren’t men in Hollywood held to the same standards as women?

# double-standards - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Latest England tabloid dross is another damning indictment of the FA - not Wayne Rooney
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Latest England tabloid dross is another damning indictment of the FA - not Wayne Rooney

Nov 17th 2016, 6:43 PM 20,134 Views 23 Comments

The governing body are always more concerned with the PR machine than the personal touch.

# double-standards - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Mickey Harte criticises Ciaran Whelan's stance on Aidan O'Shea 'dive'
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Mickey Harte criticises Ciaran Whelan's stance on Aidan O'Shea 'dive'

Jul 12th 2016, 11:10 AM 11,543 Views 10 Comments

The Sunday Game pundit was adamant last August that Tiernan McCann should make an immediate public apology for diving.

# double-standards - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

'Real Madrid would never get away with Messi trick penalty'
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

'Real Madrid would never get away with Messi trick penalty'

Feb 16th 2016, 2:27 PM 7,435 Views 10 Comments

Roberto Carlos claims the Spanish club would have been roundly criticised.

# double-standards - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Jim McGuinness was challenged over potential hypocrisy in his book on Second Captains
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

Jim McGuinness was challenged over potential hypocrisy in his book on Second Captains

Nov 12th 2015, 4:11 PM 17,112 Views 18 Comments

“That’s what happened. It’s in the book.”

# double-standards - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Jeremy Kyle defends male domestic abuse victim after audience laughs at him
# Double Standards
# Double Standards

Jeremy Kyle defends male domestic abuse victim after audience laughs at him

May 14th 2015, 12:47 PM 35,058 Views 86 Comments

The guest had described how his ex-girlfriend locked him in a flat and he’d had to jump from a third-floor balcony.

# double-standards - Monday 17 November, 2014

Australian TV anchor wears same suit every day for a year to highlight sexism
# Double Standards
From The Daily Edge
# Double Standards

Australian TV anchor wears same suit every day for a year to highlight sexism

Nov 17th 2014, 2:30 PM 7,592 Views 0 Comments

Surprise, surprise: nobody noticed.

# double-standards - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Explainer: Examining the cycle of Ireland's recent 'slut-shaming' cases
# Double Standards
From The Daily Edge
# Double Standards

Explainer: Examining the cycle of Ireland's recent 'slut-shaming' cases

Aug 23rd 2014, 1:00 PM 64,080 Views 100 Comments

Slane Girl, Belfast, Magaluf.

# double-standards - Friday 8 August, 2014

Opinion: Celtic-Legia debacle highlights UEFA's ridiculous double standards
# Farce
From The42
# Farce

Opinion: Celtic-Legia debacle highlights UEFA's ridiculous double standards

Aug 8th 2014, 4:01 PM 10,764 Views 42 Comments

It was confirmed earlier today that the Scottish side would progress to the next round despite being beaten 6-1.

# double-standards - Friday 6 September, 2013

Mum urges her son’s Facebook friends to stop posting sexy selfies
# Selfie Censorship
From The Daily Edge
# Selfie Censorship

Mum urges her son’s Facebook friends to stop posting sexy selfies

Sep 6th 2013, 3:02 PM 17,885 Views 5 Comments

We’re scarlet, SCARLET.

# double-standards - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Apple apologises to Chinese consumers after 'double standards' criticism
# China
# China

Apple apologises to Chinese consumers after 'double standards' criticism

Apr 2nd 2013, 3:00 PM 8,515 Views 19 Comments

State media in China has criticised the company over customer service and returns policies.