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Restrictions

October 6, 2015 - 09:47 -- Admin

A lesson in how the media works in Tasmania. On Tuesday The Age, Sydney Morning Herald and Australian Financial Review reported online that National Australia Bank had identified postcodes at risk...

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Land Of The Lie

July 26, 2015 - 14:46 -- Admin

If you want to a grand spectacle of over-regulation, under-regulation and bald faced lies told to a populace on a daily basis, come to Australia. You can marvel as the peeps you meet bend over and...

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A Month of Living Dangerously

July 16, 2015 - 16:22 -- Admin

 
What does Greece debt, Grexit, gambling Chinese peasant farmers and penguins pooping in the Antarctic mean for you?  If there’s a term more overused in the media than “what does *insert...

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More Mining Hopium Needed Fast!

July 3, 2015 - 09:44 -- Admin

Another of the Tasmanian government's big employment boosters started looking sketchy last month. Bereft of ideas and knowing dirt and trees play to the crowds, the media and government had been...

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Oldies Doing It Tough

June 24, 2015 - 08:17 -- Admin

Honestly, I couldn't say I've ever done it tough. However, I believe I have a case for retrospectively classifying myself as having suffered from "doing it tough." Now where do I pick up my money or...

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Capital Fright

June 15, 2015 - 08:50 -- Admin

It's tough work pushing the prospect of house price growth in Tasmania. Things are shutting. People are leaving. The pudgy guy in the state government whose daddy used to be premier even said we'd be...

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