Category Archives: Hypocrisy of progressives

Brendan O’Neill on the revenge of democracy

Already leftist elitists are demeaning this mass vote against anti-democrats as the work of racist idiots. These stupid voters remain in the intellectual stranglehold of evil tabloids and populist demagogues, they claim. They will never learn. This is precisely the … Continue reading

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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool …

“People ask me questions about present situations in life, and I say, ‘I don’t know, I’m just an actor.’ I don’t have any opinions. Actors are pretty stupid. My opinion is not worth anything. There’s no controversy for me, so … Continue reading

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Mr Albanese’s Speech

ANTHONY Albanese is named for the patron saint of lost items and the desperate seekers after them. At the Chifley Research Centre in Sydney yesterday, the Opposition Leader continued his search for Labor’s raison d’être – with or without the … Continue reading

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Luckily for him, it wasn’t a retired racing wombat

In news that will surprise nobody: No charges for off-duty police officer who stoned wombat to death. “Whilst distressing to many who viewed the video, it has been established the senior community constable’s actions were not inconsistent with traditional hunting … Continue reading

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Folau’s feat of Clay

CHIEF Fairfax sports writer, Andrew Webster, has lashed out today over Rugby Australia’s humiliating capitulation to Israel Folau. Webster is not merely livid about the multi-million dollar compensation payment and apology. He’s also mystified as to why Raelene Castle – a … Continue reading

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Pharisees condemn Abbott for imitating Christ

TONY Abbott has visited his old friend George Pell at the Melbourne Assessment Prison. The Cardinal is being held in solitary confinement (regarded as a form of torture by the UN). It seems a prison officer – possibly on retainer … Continue reading

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Revisionism Is Just a (Cheap) Shot Away

ANOTHER fiftieth anniversary being marked this week is the 1969 Altamont concert by the Rolling Stones at which Meredith Hunter was killed by members of the Hell’s Angels hired as security for the event. A new book has inspired Mark … Continue reading

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What they said: Craig Emerson

Craig Emerson: It’s time to rise up in support of the Enlightenment, the scientific method and evidence-based policymaking. Let’s rage against the blight of mindless, destructive tribalism.   Craig Emerson:  

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The Greens are “No one”

Greg Jericho: No one is suggesting if we had a price on carbon there would be fewer bushfires, or it alone would significantly reduce global temperatures, but that does not mean Australia cannot make a difference. But … Greens Leader … Continue reading

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Lefties eating each other: Comedy edition

David Penberthy is always worth reading – a lefty who is slowly being mugged by reality. Today he comments on the politics of the current bush fires. In 2019 a natural disaster is a chance to share damning CSIRO data … Continue reading

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