Category Archives: Shut it down. Fire them all.

More Fake News from their ABC

Okay – I’ll admit, I’ve been enjoying myself far too much on social media. When the ADF announced it was prioritising female recruitment this wasn't what I was expecting. https://t.co/gp5FDB0ZQ8 — $inclair Davidson (@SincDavidson) April 15, 2021 I know right! … Continue reading

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Jacinta is not for turning

None dare call it right-wing white supremacism. I saw this tough lady interviewed a few weeks ago by Alan Jones. Nampi­jin­pa Price said she reached out to ‘March 4 Justice’ organisers while visiting Canberra with Cheron Long to seek justice … Continue reading

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David Leyonhjelm guest post. Has the WHO reached its use by date?

The World Health Organisation has been criticised a lot lately. There have been plenty of reasons for that, including its farcical initial response to Covid and its origins. But criticism of the WHO did not begin with Covid – it … Continue reading

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Hearsay on parmesan

Four Corners is quoting a statement about a statement possibly regarding an official statement: Christian Porter rape accuser requested Skype interview with police.     Good luck with that in court.

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An ethical way to die. Thanks, ABC

December 2017: Why some people see ‘dumpster diving’ as an ethical way to eat. I saw this on the abc and wondered where some good places are in Brisbane to do this.” (Best places to dumpster dive). Today: Police warn … Continue reading

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George Pell on the ABC

George Pell has a long piece on Easter in the Weekend Australian. Most of it is fluff, but this bit has been news-worthy: Sensibly, Italy has at least a couple of government-sponsored television stations to reflect the different points of … Continue reading

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Leigh Sales pays homage to feminist icon Clint Eastwood

As Harry Callahan might have said of the plagiarism, a woman’s got to know her limitations: This convicted woman basher filled the same chair in 2016 at Louise Milligan’s invitation: Personally, I’m far more interested to know how many times … Continue reading

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… the ABC isn’t worth anything, so we shouldn’t get rid of it …

Several years ago I was at a function where Joe Hockey (then shadow-Treasurer) was asked why the Coalition wouldn’t be privatising the ABC. His answer was two-fold – the ABC wasn’t valuable in a monetary sense and that many of … Continue reading

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We’re having an independent inquiry after all

Attorney-General Christian Porter has commenced defamation action in the Federal Court against the ABC and journalist Louise Milligan in a bid to clear his name and save his political career. Source An actual, currently sitting, judge will be in charge, … Continue reading

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Source For The Goose

Laura Tingle’s bungling isn’t helped by the ‘expert’ she cites… Morrison’s response to the allegation against Christian Porter raises uncomfortable questions. The Prime Minister’s prima facie acceptance of the Attorney-General’s denial without any investigation sits uncomfortably with all the rhetoric … Continue reading

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