Author Archives: Guest Author

Cross Post: Tim Andrews Why Is Our Government Refusing To Save People’s Lives?

Imagine there was a way to save hundreds of thousands of lives and save the Australian taxpayer hundreds of million dollars a year in healthcare costs. Imagine if such a technology existed. And experts all over the world have proven … Continue reading

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Cross Post: Marcus They Get How Much at the Human Rights Commission?!

By now, everyone is aware of Bill Leak’s infamous cartoon. TMR has elected to reproduce it here as a firmly extended central digit to the left – which loves taking offense for the sake of taking offense and which specialises in encouraging … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Cross Post, Hypocrisy of progressives, Politics of the Left, Take Nanny down | 32 Comments

Bob Day – A message from Tim Andrews

Yesterday afternoon we learned the devastating news that Bob Day is facing potential bankruptcy due to circumstances outside of his control. Bob Day has been more than a campaigner for sound public policy. He is someone who has sacrificed himself in dedicating … Continue reading

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Guest Post: m0nty Who is here so rude that would not be a Roman?

The knives are out for Donald Trump. The fatal blow may have already been struck, if you believe some polls or pundits. Do we then bury Caesar and not praise him? No. I am here to speak what I do … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Terry Barnes Harm reduction: is Nanny losing the initiative?

This week has been a good and bad week for the harm reduction cause. First the bad.  UK Health secretary Jeremy Hunt declared war on the course which is the greatest delight of all meals: pudding.  Mr Hunt has listened … Continue reading

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Guest Post: John Comnenus Trump important for western civilisation

I was dismayed after watching Greg Sheridan on Monday night’s Bolt Report. How could a ‘Foreign Policy’ expert be so blind to the enormous risks of a Clinton Presidency? Then I read The very dangerous counsel of Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Arky The Trumping of the Shrews

What is it about Donald J. Trump that makes so many commenters here at the Cat lose it? Engaging and usually witty persons who become ensnared in a cycle of declarations on the topics of vulgarity, crassness and forecasts of … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Guest Post | 92 Comments

Gratuitous Advertising: A message from Tim Andrews

I am delighted to invite you to a very special event in Melbourne on Saturday October 22. An Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance Symposium on how we can create a positive and pro-liberty agenda for the 45th Parliament. With serious gridlock in … Continue reading

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Cross Post: Roger Franklin The Bulldog Breed

Sure, 1954 was the big one, the year everything came together, but what happened at the MCG on that last Saturday in September was only the half of it. If you want to know why Footscray’s first, and still its … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, History | 48 Comments

Guest Post: Robert Carruthers – Some bad ideas never die

Invective against Trump makes clear how easy it is to take something out of context, twist it and give it another meaning. Trump may be a blowhard braggart who is temperamentally unsuited to be President. But I’ve seen nothing to … Continue reading

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