Category Archives: Federal Politics

Tanks But No Tanks

In the right, Christine Holgate pulls the wrong rein WERE the posh gifts for hugely well-paid Australia Post staff more trivial than Andrew Peacock’s Sheridan sheets or Mick Young’s Paddington Bear or Barry O’Farrell’s bottle of plonk? Bullied for being … Continue reading

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Peak Sheila

THE media loves to see a poll dividend for a drumbeat campaign against a Federal government. Columnists want to believe their earnest coverage of the Great Misogyny Scare of 2021 – including war stories by at least a dozen ladies … Continue reading

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Rumours and Gossip

Former Labor MP Kate Ellis leads group of female politicians lifting lid on ‘toxic workplace culture’ in Parliament House. Focus on physical appearance is much greater for women, focus on their private lives, issues around motherhood, slut-shaming, personal attacks, rumours … Continue reading

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Not Over The Rainbow

Don’t miss Chip Le Grand: Masturbating on a hated female boss’s desk is NOT misogynistic.

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Kim Jong-scott ‘orders’ MP to behaviour re-education camp

Andrew Laming ordered into empathy training by Scott Morrison after downplaying apology.

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Let’s Give It Back

Controlled implosion and a few graders. Plant a memorial garden to democracy on the resulting hill. Allow the sheep to graze there once more.” – Calli has an elegant solution to the problems at Parliament House

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Vici, Vidi, Veni

THE usually tweety Malcolm Turnbull is yet to repudiate last night’s non-reported accusation-by-implication that he enabled the triumphant return of a now notorious staffer-cum-French polisher to Parliament House. Interesting.                 Peta Credlin claims historical gay ‘orgies’ took place at Parliament House. … Continue reading

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Plibersek now urges former Labor staffers to come forward

BECAUSE she checked with buddy Kate Jenkins who assures her their claims can’t be reported. Ever. They weren’t invited to the rally. They weren’t invited on Four Corners. They’re not being invited to speak to police. But they are being … Continue reading

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A strong democracy requires a fair and honest press

Trump issues lengthy statement after The Washington Post retracted false quotes. This is the final para of the statement: “You will notice that establishment media errors, omissions, mistakes, and outright lies always slant one way—against me and against Republicans. Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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Malcolm’s Girl Friday

                    Niki Savva: To save himself, PM must sacrifice Reynolds and Porter. If Porter is ‘guilty’ merely because of an allegation, then Trump really did win the election. After all, Trump’s allegation was that the Dems & Biden stole it.” – … Continue reading

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