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The NSW election…

The NSW election… With just one day to go, till the punters of NSW go to vote, I thought I should post my take on this critical time in NSW and Australian politics. Victoria, SA and QLD all screamed a … Continue reading

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Will NSW prove as smart as QLD?

Will NSW be as smart as QLD? Why is Mike Baird the current Premier?   ❓ Well for starters it’s little to do with skill, ability or talent; he’s there because Bazza Ofazza, along with at least 10 of his … Continue reading

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Canopy of leaves

I was just having a play on my guitar, whilst listening to the rain falling on the roof, and was reminded of a song I wrote around 21 years ago, after my first GS was born, so I thought I’d … Continue reading

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When it comes to disappointment, Abbott doesn’t disappoint!

When it comes to disappointment, Abbott doesn’t disappoint! After watching the Abbott press club address, all I can say is   WTF?   ❓ To me and others, it sounded like the election campaign launch speech rehashed from 18 months … Continue reading

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QLD… How much crazier can it get?

QLD… How much crazier can it get? And how good is it to have the “Adults” in charge?   😉 Of course that’s a rhetorical question, cos quite frankly the “Adults” are MIA at both a state and federal level, … Continue reading

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Oh the Newman-ity!

Oh the Newman-ity! As we head towards the final week of the QLD election campaign, and the polls are, IMHO, reflecting more the views of Rupert Murdoch et al, than those of the wider QLD community, it’s only to be … Continue reading

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The pen is mightier than the Sword!

The pen is mightier than the sword! The attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo, was an attack on freedom of speech, and freedom of expression, cried the French; and rightly so as the hypocrisy of the extremists was on … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 110,000 times in 2014. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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A Very Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year!

  A Very Merry Christmas. and Happy New Year! To all my regulars, commenters, lurkers and occasional visitors , I want to wish you all the very merriest of Christmases, and a new year filled with hope for a better … Continue reading

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Gross National Insecurity!

Gross National Insecurity! With no end in sight to this current madness, and as if to emphasise just how “mad” they have become, Cormann has been out and about, flagging the possibility of a “War” levy, to make us pay … Continue reading

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