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Living within our means... Mmmm?

Living within our means… Mmmm?

Don’t you just love it, when a multi millionaire, with his money stashed in an offshore tax haven, tells you to “Live within your means”? 769 more words

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How the Tea Party damaged Australian politics part 2

This post is based heavily on the book Dark Money by Jane Mayer. An investigative reporter for the New Yorker. The intention of this blog post is to draw the comparison between the US system and the Aussie Conservatives in a two part post. 1,611 more words



Andrew Bolt, the Herald-Sun’s resident expert on Andrew Bolt hath “written” a screed. Its title is “Worth Fighting For” and it will be produced by… 977 more words


The anger at Tony Abbott's betrayal remains white hot

On my other blog, TrueblueNZ, I posted an article revealing the faces and names of those Liberal Party politicians who voted for Malcolm Turnbull in the leadership spill last year. 214 more words

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Election 2016: Infighting, retirement speculation hits Tony Abbott's campaign for Warringah

Ex-PM’s campaign in blue-ribbon stronghold Warringah succumbs to maneuvering among rank-and-file Libs speculating about “life after Abbott”.

Source: Election 2016: Infighting, retirement speculation hits Tony Abbott’s campaign for Warringah

Tony Abbott

Graphical Manipulations #171: Electoral Overload, Promissory Notes, Flashbacks, Conspiracies And Nom De Plumes!

Two weeks in to the (second?) longest election campaign in Australian history and diahorrea, glazed eyes, psychotically induced deafness, as well as inflammation of remote button fingers is rampant across the nation. 1,089 more words

End Of An Error: Clive Palmer Quits Parliament

AN UNMITIGATED FARCE unworthy of even a single vote has ended, with news Clive Palmer will contest neither a Queensland Senate seat nor his electorate of Fairfax; too gutless to face his incensed constituents — who will now be denied their opportunity to boot his voluble arse onto the pavement — Palmer leaves Canberra having arguably helped destroy a state government, a Prime Minister, and to help facilitate the return of the ALP to office. 1,595 more words