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Typhoid Mary, Gladys, no longer PM’s poster girl, gets the Delta blues.

August 3, 2021 - 14:45 -- Admin

There’s no roadmap out, wails NSW premier, Gladys Berejiklian, Typhoid Mary of our Delta blues, parroting Scott Morrison, the PM for NSW, who savages his gold-standard, open for business poster-girl; turns on her to save his own hide.  Hand-ball Morrison gets JJ Frewen to fire the bullets in Friday’s national cabinet. It’s like the scene…

The dog ate my homework

August 2, 2021 - 18:00 -- Admin

By 2353NM   When you were a toddler and those responsible for looking after you asked you to do something you didn’t want to do, you probably threw a tantrum. A couple of years later when you had learnt to communicate, you probably expressed your disapproval (then threw a tantrum when your disapproval was noted but…

The saddest thing

August 1, 2021 - 12:38 -- Admin

My father rarely talked about the war, though when he did it would be no more than a few words. I’m sure that after spending three years in the steamy jungles of New Guinea he would have much to complain about, but I only ever heard a couple of complaints: It was wet, and it…

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What’s next from Scomb-over?

July 31, 2021 - 12:23 -- Admin

What’s next from Scomb-over von Skidmark? The Daggy Dad routine has been put on hold We are eighteen months on from Scooter Morrison’s Hawaiian decamping holiday during the devastating 2019-20’s bushfires and signs of re-growth have been appearing – the ScoFro on the top of Scooter’s head. In the middle of a pandemic with millions…

The contagion of conspiracy theories

July 30, 2021 - 16:44 -- Admin

On February 22nd 2020, AIMN author John Lord penned an insightful observation. In an essay entitled ‘Truth doesn’t have the same importance it once did’, Mr Lord opined; ‘lies are so commonplace now that people just discount them or factor them into whatever context they read into various methods of communication. Many believe them.’ The…

Gladys, Climate Change And Why Some Days Everything Is So Obvious…

July 30, 2021 - 13:34 -- Admin

Now, I’d think that this is hardly worth mentioning but then sometimes I think that and people go: “Wow, I never thought about it like that!” or “Gee, I’d forgotten that!” In the past few days, an “important message” appeared in my letterbox. It was addressed to the adult householder and sealed so while I…

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