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The Cost of a National Obsession

March 21, 2014 - 07:30 -- Admin

James Brown is a former army officer who commanded a cavalry troop in Southern Iraq, served at Task Force HQ in Baghdad, and went onto to Afghanistan to serve with the special forces elements there. He's also a very thinky bloke who's written one of the best books about the creator/destroyer mythology of Anzac that I've read.

Think we're gonna need a bigger radar thingy

March 19, 2014 - 07:10 -- Admin

Australia has agreed to help Malaysia searching the southern 'arc of possibility' for the missing flight 370. If the captain went nuts and decided to end it all, that's likely where the wreckage will be, a couple of miles down on the floor of the Indian Ocean. Most of the interesting conspiracy theories would have it somewhere along the northern arc, however, landing on a smuggler's strip in South Asia.