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Schmooze, Turnbull, Trump And Leaks!

August 6, 2017 - 17:06 -- Admin

If you read the whole transcript of the Turnbull/Trump phone call, your head will explode and you’ll have your brain replaced by a brain that can’t remember things. I know this because I read the whole thing and now my brain can’t remember things. I know my brain can’t remember things because it’s very, very…

Wishy washy, anybody?

August 5, 2017 - 20:03 -- Admin

By Terence Mills Usually the interviews on SkyNews are scripted and predictable and if you like that sort of thing then Paul Murray and Andrew Bolt are your men. But Peter Van Onselen on his program refused to allow his conservative guest, Tim Wilson MP – Liberal Member of the Australian Parliament for Goldstein –…

Apple’s China Surrender

August 5, 2017 - 18:57 -- Admin

“This is very dangerous precedent which can lead to same moves in countries like UAE etc where government control access to internet” (Star VPN, Twitter, Jul 30, 2017). Caving in for the profit margin; stripping a function for the sake of the state rather than the customer. That’s the Apple approach, nudged along by political…

The Bank of Crooks

August 5, 2017 - 12:00 -- Admin

By Dr George Venturini Heinz Alfred ‘Henry’ Kissinger obtained a Ph.D. at Harvard University in 1954. His interest was on Castelreagh and Metternich – two empire builders. He devoted his life to sublimate them. In an incendiary, studiedly defamatory book the late Christopher Hitchens described him as “a mediocre and opportunist academic [intent on] becoming…

How to keep the bastards honest

August 4, 2017 - 11:52 -- Admin

By Bob Rafto The political parties are incorporated businesses which makes them subject to the laws of the ACCC. A political party is an organisation that offers a service of governing the country and a selection of candidates of that party are put forward to win the contract of governing, being a 3 year term.…