Dunno why the bloody lefties persist with their efforts to impose equal pay upon us.
They are at it again this week.
Labour is welcoming moves by Green MP Catherine Delahunty to introduce checks and balances to the Pay Equity Act.
Labour’s Women’s Affairs Spokesperson, Carol Beaumont, is hailing this as a positive initiative in an otherwise negative and outdated environment for gender equity.
The awful reality she prefers to overlook, of course, is that blokes deserve to be paid more than sheilas in many spheres of activity because they are better at it.
Alf had been tempted to say blokes are superior on all fronts, but Mrs Grumble pointed out she is his superior in the washing and ironing department and also with cooking meals, dusting and vacuuming (among other things), largely because he does not get much practice.
Can’t win ’em all.
But blokes like Alf are rejoicing today at news that –