Some thoughts ON the Environment

With the elections looming, expect to hear the same old bullshit about green policies. But when we take a close look at our environment, the spaces around us and our neighbours we realise things are not as they should be. If we look further and deeper at the spaces occupied by other people in other … [Read the full story]

Leave the Dingo alone

The Azaria Chamberlain ‘Dingo’ case is trying to be re-opened by her dad, Michael Chamberlain. She died in 1980, and Dr. Michale Chamberlain wants to warn the world that Dingoes are predatory killers that will attack more children in the future. The fact is, that domestic dogs like the Rottweiler, Pit-Bull and Staffordshire Terrier, amongst … [Read the full story]

Julia Gillard is STILL a robot…for now

When Julia Gillard was in Brussels she showed a great deal of humility, by making fun at herself. At dinner, of the opening day of the Asia-Europe meeting, the Prime Minister warned the audience before she spoke. She jokingly said,”Perhaps I should start by saying that with my broad Australian accent, even the English speakers … [Read the full story]

Please don’t kill off our Brumbies

The Man from Snowy River is a well known poem by A.B. (Banjo) Patterson which tells the story of a horseback pursuit to recapture the colt of a prizewinning racehorse that had escaped, and and is living wild with the brumbies (wild horses) of the mountain ranges. During the chase, the brumbies descend a seemingly … [Read the full story]

The Old Git moans about…

HOGAN AND TAX…MY VIEW I don’t understand what Hogan’s problem is ! As a pensioner¬† he should know we are all here to help the government pay their dues. We have paid taxes for over fifty years, does he think this government will allow the elderly to have a few extra dollars in their old … [Read the full story]