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“So Oskar Was Guilty Of Genocide: He Regrets It Now… “

May 30, 2022 - 09:34 -- Admin

Before we continue, I have to say something about preferential voting because so many in the media have made so much of Labor’s so-called Teal low first preference vote… Whoops, that Teal shouldn’t be there. Somehow the word Teal just slips itself in after the words, «so-called ». Must be something to do with autocorrect…

Come in Spinner !

May 30, 2022 - 09:30 -- Admin

Salaries in our federal parliament are always interesting and sometimes amusing, much like a game of monopoly. I have been watching Barnaby Joyce as a case in point. Mainly because in his haphazard political career he has run the gamut of the income fruit salad. When he was a back-bencher (having lost the National’s leadership)…

George W. Bush, Freudian Confessions and Foiled Assassinations

May 29, 2022 - 13:59 -- Admin

Death, remarked Gore Vidal about Truman Capote’s passing, was a good career move. The novelist Saki also considered the good qualities of shuffling off the mortal coil. “Waldo,” he writes in “The Feast of Nemesis”, “is one of those people who would be enormously improved by death.” But what of those instances when death is…

Dutton Blasts Albanese: ‘How Dare You Do What You Said You Would Do!’

May 28, 2022 - 20:24 -- Admin

SATIRE Incoming Opposition Leader Peter Dutton has blasted Prime Minister Anthony Albanese for doing what he said he would do, as well as going back on an LNP policy. ‘How dare you do what you said you would do? That’s not what a government does’ he said. ‘That’s not what a government does’ he said.…

So long, and thanks for all the pish

May 27, 2022 - 18:52 -- Admin

Here’s your hat. What’s your hurry? And so we bid farewell to inarguably Australia’s worst ever Prime Minister. A shameless liar, a humbug, a serial failure, a belligerent bully, a duplicitous toad oozing smarm from every pore. A pig who appealed to worst instincts, who saw opportunity in the dogma of a prosperity cult to…

2022 Federal Election Analysis: QLD

May 27, 2022 - 15:02 -- Admin

By Callen Sorensen Karklis   G’day. I was a campaign worker for the ALP during the 2022 federal election. I have worked on election campaigns for 10 years since the 2012 Qld State election. I’ve worked on local, state, and federal levels. Regarding the 2022 federal election campaign I worked across 4 federal divisions in SE…

The Liberals – You Can Put Lipstick On A Pig But I’m Still Not Kissing It!

May 27, 2022 - 11:16 -- Admin

A couple of weeks ago, I said a government is like your underwear; if you don’t change it occasionally, eventually people start to notice that it has a bad odour. The Morrison government had managed to slip back in the 2019 election by pretending that it was a whole new set of jocks and that…