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How Murdoch ‘ruperters’ operate 25

September 5, 2020 - 08:08 -- Admin

The appalling Paul
Kelly, who writes for Rupert Murdoch’s The Australian, and who has railed
against almost anything progressive in Australia. Indeed, he railed against the
setting up of the Royal Commission into Institutional
Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, asserting that it was because of the “dismal,
populist” governance of Australia. It is likely that he believed it was all

Aktion man

September 3, 2020 - 08:21 -- Admin

Ever since being dumped from the Prime
Ministership, Tony Abbott initially harboured a desire to become prime minister
again, but only had to be satisfied with the demise of the prime ministership
of Malcolm Turnbull. Losing his seat of Warringah at the last election seems to
have made him realise that the prime ministership is forever out of his grasp.
As a consequence of that and the demise of his marriage, he seems to be

The Trump technique

September 1, 2020 - 08:19 -- Admin

The idiotic mindset of Donald Trump has
been on display for quite some time and it is epitomised by his call for
slowing down of testing for Covid-19 so there will be fewer cases recorded.
While he eventually tried to pass it off as sarcasm, he has stated it several
times and at another time said ‘I don’t kid’1. Trump is so bereft of
an inkling of understanding that if you decrease testing you will certainly

As thick as they come

August 28, 2020 - 11:47 -- Admin

Craig Kelly has been the subject of derision
here before. His opinion that ancient photos are a reliable measure of sea level
rise1, and that Pacific atolls float on the ocean2, and
that climate change is not happening3, were astonishing. However, the
stupidity continues.

As thick as the come

August 28, 2020 - 11:38 -- Admin

Craig Kelly has been the subject of derision
here before. His opinion that ancient photos are a reliable measure of sea level
rise1, and that Pacific atolls float on the ocean2, and
that climate change is not happening3, were astonishing. However, the
stupidity continues.

Hypocrisy round trip

August 25, 2020 - 08:38 -- Admin

It is always useful to
see how far politics has sunk in Australia when you look at the response from
one major party when a member of the other major party is caught with their
fingers in the till, and then seeing how the first reacts when a member (or
members) of their own party is caught doing the same thing. The fact that
members of either major party get caught undertaking such nefarious activities

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