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#double standards

# double-standards - This year 2022

Ukraine's Mykolenko gets Everton nod as Russia captain Dzyuba blasts 'double standards'
# Mixed Views
From The42
# Mixed Views

Ukraine's Mykolenko gets Everton nod as Russia captain Dzyuba blasts 'double standards'

Mar 3rd 2022, 1:40 PM 13,931 Views 9 Comments

Toffees boss Frank Lampard said the 22-year-old has the club’s backing.

# double-standards - All time

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 48,401 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.

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 28,805 Views 55 Comments

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

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 83,569 Views 34 Comments

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

'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 121,415 Views 19 Comments

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

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 20,165 Views 23 Comments

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

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 11,583 Views 10 Comments

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

'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 7,454 Views 10 Comments

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

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 17,183 Views 18 Comments

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

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 36,088 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.

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 7,613 Views 0 Comments

Surprise, surprise: nobody noticed.

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 64,780 Views 100 Comments

Slane Girl, Belfast, Magaluf.

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 10,798 Views 42 Comments

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

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 17,953 Views 5 Comments

We’re scarlet, SCARLET.

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 8,541 Views 19 Comments

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