Category Archives: Rafe’s Roundups

Rafe’s Roundup July 2

Rafe is a veteran blogger and almost an icon of the blogosphere. At the very least he’s an amiable eccentric who doesn’t do any harm. Ken Parish of Club Troppo. Greece. A magnificent statement from Oliver Hartwich, h/t IPA Hey! … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 22 June

Walk for peace. Cars cause war. And deformed loaves. It looks as though the Fairfax press is leading with climate alarmism every day this week. Roundup is early this week because tomorrow I set off from Hobart to the far … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup June 11

Late news. Kilmeny Niland website retrieved. For some years the site has been down and it is back on line this week. Kilmeny is my late wife and this is a nice story about her life and work – allow … Continue reading

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Mini-Roundup 15 May

Hot off the press. Gerard Henderson’s Media Watchdog. Update. Bill Shorten struggling with the maths of his promises. How does Labor explain the difference between $2.25 billion and its claim of $45 million? First try: Labor’s accompanying fact sheet said … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 7 May

Some things you may have wanted to know about gummy sharks but were too afraid to ask. Gummy shark is not a typical shark species and many of the sustainability concerns raised by environmental groups such as the Australian Marine … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup May 2

Assorted climate pieces – warming further downgraded, American youth revolt against alarmism etc. From the “What planet…?” department. Leading Norwegian politician comes out as a climate skeptic. Culture. End of the world books. The Spectator Culture House. Jazz in the … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup April 26

Roundup has been on hold since I went into hospital on Monday 13 to have my second hip replaced. The first went three years ago. All is going according to the script, I just have limited activities for a few … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 3 April

Waste Watch. The cost of political representation. The iceberg of climate spending. Lockheed Martin is getting into renewable energy, nuclear fusion, “sustainability” and even fish farming projects, to augment its reduced defense profits. The company plans to forge new ties … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup March 6

Breaking news. I will be in Canberra for a short time next week and regrettably cannot stay for the regular Friday gathering of Cats, however a colleague in town will arrange for a meetup on Thursday evening. Venue to be … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup Feb 26

JUST IN Alan Moran’s Climate News. Climate madness from U.S. Representative Raúl M. Grijalva. Pictures courtesy of Barry Williams. The end of the Great Wall of China. A geyser pre-eruption. Picturesque village. Great wall of dust. Rainbow. Tyre dump. Google … Continue reading

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