Category Archives: Guest Post

Muddy: Disturbing the Daisies – the Catictionary Rises.

Is it time to exhume the Catictionary? It depresses me to perform the role of pessimist, however I feel we are losing the language conflict of attrition. In the U.S, the words riot and insurrection have been redefined. Illegal immigrants … Continue reading

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The Beer Whisperer: The Fundamental Difference Between Left and Right …

… and Why It’s Largely Irrelevant Apologies if this comes across as explaining the obvious, however for every person that already understands this, there are perhaps many who don’t. I feel as though I’m sounding like I’m explaining this to … Continue reading

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Arky: The twelve things that comprise the Shit Vortex

1. Education as indoctrination. A large chunk of the population, given an alternative would take their children out of a system where an indoctrination in Marxist ideology has replaced useful content. Unfortunately the state has an iron grip on education, … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Guest Post | 89 Comments

David Bidstrup guest post. My “science” is right, your “science” is wrong.

Thanks to everyone who bothered to read my post “Finding needles in haystacks” and commenting on it, (106 received so far). I expected that there would be some disparaging comments and was not disappointed. See a couple below before I … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Guest Post | 56 Comments

David Bidstrup guest post. Finding needles in haystacks.

It is almost a year since the dreaded Covid 19 made its appearance and fomented the greatest example of governmental incompetence and overreach that I have seen. The result is just mass confusion and we are being played by those … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Guest Post | 111 Comments

David Bidstrup guest post. The sun is an “existential threat”.

Now that the loonies have retaken the White House the climate change hysteria is mounting and it looks like Australia will fall in again and ratchet up the idiocy here at home. Labor has swapped some deck chairs and the … Continue reading

Posted in Global warming and climate change policy, Guest Post | 42 Comments

PBW on being young and free

In 1942, the Special Services Division, Services of Supply, United States Army, published a booklet called Instructions for American Servicemen in Australia. The first section includes this: The Australians have much in common with us – they’re a pioneer people; … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Guest Post | 41 Comments

Pyrmonter on the stresses of COVID

I am often asked, “what can the government do to solve x problem?” My stock answer is, get out of the way. It’s not always right, but it’s often a good start. So John ‘Grump Economist’ Cochrane concludes in a … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Guest Post | 21 Comments

Pyrmonter on Vaccine Distribution

Cats who think about how Covid is being, and should be, controlled should consider the essay by John Cochrane and blog-post by Arnold Kling.  No vaccine has yet been approved here and the costs of non-pharmaceutical control, however high, are … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Guest Post | 21 Comments

Peter Campion guest post. Where is the Governor-General?

The Editor     The Cairns Post  The Constitution is the Australian Federation’s overarching legal document and it’s written in plain English so ordinary people can understand it. Its opening paragraph is the contract between we the people and those who would … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, COVID-19, Guest Post | 40 Comments