Sunday, 24 February 2013

Jo Fixes the Constitution

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Amending the Amendment. I should start by saying that this piece is mildly racist against Americans. It’s okay to be mildly racist against Americans, because despite a massive number of them being a bit on the stupid side, they could pretty much explode our island four times over and still have enough ammo left over to blow up each of the leftover pieces four times over and then eat some cheesecake. We all hear a lot about the US Constitution,…
Sunday, 24 February 2013

Parliament Big Brother House

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Much has been written recently, in Australia’s growing independent media, about the low standard of political reporting in our mainstream press. Hence the need for an independent media. The funny thing is, the more we bloggers criticise professional journalists, the worse they seem to get. They appear to have forgotten that Australia’s government exists to serve the interests of the country. It is not a new series of Big Brother. The mainstream media should stop reporting politics like a popularity…
Sunday, 24 February 2013

If you ever happen upon an octopus

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When calling by the Kincumba fish co-op on the NSW central coast recently, I happened upon a very good size but lonely looking octopus nestled against the glass display case. ‘Tell me about the octopus’ I requested. ‘It has eight legs’ came the fisherman’s retort. ‘Can’t tell you much more than that, love.’ ‘Well I am delighted to see that you have such a fresh one in stock’ I enthused. ‘Just in this afternoon; she’s all yours if you want…
Sunday, 24 February 2013

Boys will be boors

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It’s hardly surprising that the trite “boys will be boys” excuses are coming out in the wake of the Australian Swimming team’s poor performance in London. More surprising is that, for all the money and supposed expertise to hand, the simplicity of the solution appears to have escaped the notice of those who claim to be fixing the problem. The reasons for the poor performance that followed the poor behaviour of Australia’s swimming team at last year’s London Olympics should…
Sunday, 24 February 2013

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