Category Archives: Guest Post

Justinian the Great: Morrison’s Miracle Stands As The Last Judgment on Turnbull.

This election must be particularly galling for Malcolm Turnbull. He has blown his cash, blown the residue of what was his reputation, and seen the Australian people poor cold water on his fantasies. By returning the Morrison Government the Australian … Continue reading

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Jim Simpson. How to vote cards for conservatives

Jim Simpson is the convenor of the indefatigable Five Dock Climate Realists. Not surprisingly it’s taken more than a while to produce our recommended How To Vote Cards (HTVs) for the coming Federal Election this Saturday, however, I trust you … Continue reading

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Viv Forbes on the mad maths of emission targets

Most politicians live in a green fantasy-land where facts and numbers don’t count. They dream up fanciful figures for proposed cuts to industrial and agricultural emissions without any understanding of the remorseless growth of population. The Australian government has set … Continue reading

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David Bidstrup guest post “Batteries not Included”

Here in SA every new project for “renewable energy” has to obtain approval from the State Planning Commission. The proposals are advertised in the paper and are available to the public via a website. The other day I noticed a … Continue reading

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Justinian the Great: Save the Black Throated Finch and Raise the National IQ: Return Brisbane to Nature

The Adani mine is once again being stalled and scuppered by rabid environmentalists and a pathetic government. Mark Latham eloquently got to the nub of the issue when he said words to the effect of: The Indians want the coal, … Continue reading

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Justinian the Great: If you don’t like what Folau tweets, don’t follow him. Stupid.

Everyone else seems to have an opinion on Israel Folau so I thought I would throw my hat into the ring to. This all seems a tad ridiculous if you ask me. All Rugby Australia (with some help from media … Continue reading

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David Brewer: Bill Shorten’s Stupidity Test

How stupid are you?  Bill Shorten wants to know, so he’s now checking out how many voters would fall for his proposal on Reforming Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Tax Arrangements.  Highlights: Australia currently has the most generous property tax concessions … Continue reading

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Justinian the Great: Childcare: A rent seekers and union money-go-round.

Judith Sloan in The Australian  drew our attention to the obscenity that is the childcare industry in Australia which is fast approaching $10b per year in rorted Commonwealth spending. As Judith notes childcare fees in Melbourne and Sydney now approach … Continue reading

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Currency Lad on the Folau situation

In an ARU press release masquerading as a column, senior sports writer for The Australian, Wayne Smith, quotes a clearly nervous Wallabies scrum half Will Genia: There are blokes at the Wallabies and the Waratahs that have certain beliefs that … Continue reading

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Justinian the Great: What is the cost of climate stupidity? It is huge!

Just when you thought Bill Shorten couldn’t get any dumber. Bill Shorten: “What is the cost of not taking action on climate change? It is huge,” How would Bill know? Surely the cost of his solution must be proportionate to the … Continue reading

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