Category Archives: Hypocrisy of progressives

Are High Court Judges not experts?

Daniel Andrews and other members of the political elite are always crapping on about trusting the experts and taking expert advice and so on. Well here is Mr I-take-expert-advice himself: There’s been a decision and I don’t want to find myself … Continue reading

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Who needs evidence? If we say it, it’s true. Right?

For the record, again, I have not colluded with Victoria Police and there is no evidence to show that, anywhere. — Louise Milligan (@Milliganreports) April 7, 2020

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Victorian police still have a quota

A 17-year-old learner driver was left “shocked” after being fined more than $1600 for driving with her mum during the COVID-19 lockdown. Sharee Reynolds was supervising her daughter, Hunter, as she drove from their Hampton home to Frankston at the … Continue reading

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Why didn’t leftists re-locate to beloved medical haven, Cuba?

Too late now. COVID-19 strands Chilean leftist in socialist Cuba, pleads for help to escape.

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Stop in the name of love, says one of The Supremes

Sitting pretty on $186,000 a year: ABC employees (“we”) do indeed live in a “community.” Those paying their salaries also live in an economy.

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UPDATE: Important lessons from Korea

Advice from Korea.  Subtitled after the introduction and a bit on the long side, showing what they learned from the pandemics of recent times. Buried in it, a nice line – “capitalism at its finest” referring to the R&D started … Continue reading

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Solidarity forever: Premier must forego $441,439 salary

September: Victorian Premier to become highest-paid state leader. If we don’t slow this thing down, we won’t just have people waiting in line for Centrelink – we’ll have people waiting in line for machines to help them breathe…” – The … Continue reading

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White House reporters all laughs during an earlier pandemic

Helpfully, one reporter even fed President Obama’s spokesman a good line to use just in case somebody (other than a journalist) started asking hard questions about playing golf during the crisis. Very sporting: Obama was hands off-Beginning of 2009 H1N1 … Continue reading

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Yeah. Nah.

There is a new political reality of shifting uncertainty from day to day which requires a recognition from all our leaders of the dangers of the conflict of the old politics and power structures. Point-scoring has no upside for anyone … Continue reading

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It Never Rains There But It Might Pour

SADLY, of all the states in America, sunny, airy and rich California – arguably the wealthiest society in human history – is the one where a bravura performance by the coronavirus could eventuate along Italian lines. That wouldn’t be bad … Continue reading

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