Category Archives: Guest Post

David Bidstrup. The brains trust strikes again

Today’s local rag, (July 2 2020), has an article titled “Solar owners should pay to sell or be paid for switching off”.  The proposal is floated by the Australian Energy Regulator, just another bureaucratic layer in the ongoing electricity fiasco, … Continue reading

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Peter O’Brien: Cancel Culture

It seems ‘their’ ABC is going to audit its catalogue of titles to remove any of those that are ‘problematical’ in terms of perpetuating or glorifying offensive history. Yesterday I was listening to a concert on ABC Classic FM celebrating … Continue reading

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David Leyonhjelm. Stop listening to public health doctors

It is now clear that Australia’s response to the corona virus outbreak was a massive over reaction. Keeping the surge of infections below the capacity of our health system could have been achieved by moderate social distancing and personal disinfection. … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Guest Post | 60 Comments

David Bidstrup. Which temperature record would you like?

It’s been a bit cold here in Adelaide. The last few mornings have been bracing to say the least, particularly when the dog demands her early morning walk on the beach at 5.30 a.m. The local rag had a story … Continue reading

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Bill Muehlenberg: The Riots That Finished Off Covid

I guess this is my last piece on the coronavirus. Why is that? Because our enlightened leaders think it is over. Have they said that? Well not quite, but actions speak far louder than words, and with one leader after … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Guest Post | 56 Comments

Boris G: Were lockdowns justified? What’s the reference?

Initially, when people witnessed exponential rise in death toll, public opposition to lockdowns was extremely limited. But as the threat appears to have passed in most western countries, the patience runs out, and economic impact becomes apparent, views questioning and … Continue reading

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David Bidstrup: Excuse me while I vomit.

I have been trying to turn off from the drivel that our “leaders” spout about “the virus” and how smart they have been in “beating it”. The smoke is clearing a bit now to reveal the magnitude of the economic … Continue reading

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Pyrmonter on the media

Rarely does a journalist’s writing so neatly capture the unqualified yet breathtaking self-regard of the Canberra press gallery as does this Thinkpiece from Andrew Probyn, himself far from the worst of the courtiers in Versailles-on-the-Molonglo.  How these gossip-mongers became first … Continue reading

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William York: The Man for Snowy Hydro

The Man for Snowy Hydro A celebration of a now legendary Prime Minister William York 2017  With thanks to A B Paterson There was movement in the stations for the word had got around That Turn-bull from ACT was on … Continue reading

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Tom Switzer: From Pandemic to Prosperity

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom, Guest Post | 10 Comments