Category Archives: Shut it down. Fire them all.

… not just a weed: A cancer

Ita Buttrose  gave a public lecture for the Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation  – chaired by John Howard  – on the ABC, Democracy and freedom of the press. I was able to stomach just 10 minutes and that included the … Continue reading

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Their ABC must be worried

Joe Gersh – ABC board member – has an op-ed in The Australian this morning. Chris Kenny has been a vigorous critic of the ABC while previously “resisting calls for its privatisation or abolition”, but after last week’s Four Corners, … Continue reading

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Twitter Spat

There is an argument on twitter between Louise 7-0 Milligan and Jim Molan. It all started when Molan called out Milligan’s dodgy reporting. It kind of escalated from there. Then Sevennilligan pulled out this old chestnut. Like the 7-0 High … Continue reading

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Henry Ergas on their ABC

While Henry has linked to his Australian op-ed this morning, I thought I’d highlight his conclusion: The justice the culture of shaming promises cannot be that of laws; instead, in demanding executions based on scant evidence and summary judgments, it … Continue reading

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The Liberals only have themselves to blame

This is art: Kevin Rudd is not about to say what he thinks of a stripper dressed as John Howard who entertained guests at Bob Hawke’s 80th birthday this week. Mr Rudd, who had his own brush with infamy after … Continue reading

Posted in Culture Wars, Shut it down. Fire them all., Taking out the trash | 71 Comments

Pell Hath No Jury Like A Woman Scorned

ON last night’s Four Corners, Louise “7-Nilligan” Milligan spoke with Sarah Hanson-Young, Kristina Keneally, a woman who chose to sleep with a minister despite knowing he was married (she said she was eventually “just exhausted” – wink-wink, Tudge-Tudge) and an … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Politics, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 37 Comments

Unsubstantiated Claims

• “Donald Trump makes unsubstantiated claims over election” – ABC chyron • It’s the story of the century: The US President and his connections to Russia – Four Corners   Only a deranged or amoral person would say there is … Continue reading

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Disgraced national broadcaster forced to publish retraction

Cardinal George Pell AC wins again. Humiliated and beclowned, the ABC still refuses to apologise.

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Their ABC on Gategate

Hmmmmm. For just over $1 billion in funding this is what we’re getting. No mention at all about a scandal where $1.1 million was paid into an Australian bank account to pervert the course of justice. As CL reported this … Continue reading

Posted in Culture Wars, Gategate, Rule of law, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 39 Comments

The ABC is being cut … well sort of.

This is almost good news. Here is the breakdown of public broadcasting spending from last years budget. As you can see the ABC is just over a billion dollar spend each year. That is broken up into operational spending and … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 24 Comments