Category Archives: Hypocrisy of progressives

Plausible deniability

Yobbo emails to report these pictures all over Perth: But Socialist Alliance are ahead of us – apparently it is all a hoax. The group also posted a comment on their Facebook page to clarify it had nothing to do … Continue reading

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Who you calling old?

There was this interesting exchange on Q&A last Monday: DAVID LEYONHJELM I sit next to Greens in the Senate and hear that claptrap all time. It is absolute garbage. (APPLAUSE) JUDITH BRETT I must say, you old men! (LAUGHTER AND … Continue reading

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Bolt Attack – Tony Thomas reports

Over at Quadrant Online (be sure to subscribe) Tony Thomas describes the aftermath of the attack on Andrew Bolt: Andrew Bolt was ambushed and assaulted by a trio of thugs at 11.55am today as he entered Il Gambero Restaurant in … Continue reading

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Violence at Kates’ book launch

I’ve heard reports of actual fisticuffs at Steve Kates’ book launch. Andrew Bolt was attacked by left-wing thugs. Word is that Andrew fought off his attackers, and has it on tape – expect to see an awesome Bolt Report tonight. … Continue reading

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Well actually …

Charles Wooley makes these contradictory statements in the Australian: And I would have replied that I remember Christians indiscriminately blowing up innocent civilians during the so-called Troubles in Northern Ireland. They believed God was on their side, so any atrocity … Continue reading

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Before there was Donald Trump …

(HT: LS)

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Guest Post: Peter O’Brien A defence of Roger Franklin

Scene:  ABC Ultimo Studio.  Monday Night Q&A. Host Tony Jones: Good evening and welcome to Q&A.  Tonight’s panel includes Niki Savva, columnist for The Australian,  Mona Chalabi of the Guardian and American scientist Lawrence Krauss. In the wake of yesterday’s … Continue reading

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Scream Test: ABC edition

This comment made on Q&A Monday night is causing a kerfuffle: You’re more right likely to be killed by a refrigerator, in the United States, falling on you. As Rowan Dean pointed out on Tuesday – within hours 22 refrigerators … Continue reading

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Classy

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More Self-loathing Incompetence From SMH

Michael Smith has brought my attention to this article written by SMH’s Latika Bourke on 13 April 2017. Predictably, it’s the usual self-loathing plop that we’ve become accustomed to no longer paying money for: Australia should follow the British Conservative … Continue reading

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