Category Archives: The Greens

Beware Of Greeks Accepting Gifts

Imagine my surprise at the ‘Really Stuffed Zucchini‘ Greek restaurant in downtown Brisbane today when my attempt to display solidarity with the Greek people by declining to pay for my lunch was politely, but firmly rejected. After a bit of a contretemps … Continue reading

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18c or not 18c? That is the question.

I’m in two minds about the possible repeal of section 18c of the Racial Discrimination Act because of its implications for my column. On the one hand, with 18c still in force, I feel I would be grossly offending the … Continue reading

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Tasmanian Elections (Part 2)

The instant I touch down at ‘Uncle Bob’s Green and Gay International Airport,’ the hopelessly deluded Larissa Waters’ dream of Tasmania’s Utopia is in shatters. Sixteen years of rule by deranged progressives has turned it into Australia’s worst nightmare. Out … Continue reading

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Tasmanian Elections (Part 1)

An urgent phone call from New York today has me off to Tasmania, seconded at the last minute to the UN’s team of international observers monitoring the elections. Since it was officially listed as a third-world country after the Labor/Greens … Continue reading

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Weekend Excitement

Quite an exciting weekend ahead of me. I don’t mean because of the Senate elections in Western Australia and the fact that Scott Ludlum may lose his seat, which would be good. Nor do I mean because of the Tasmania … Continue reading

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If A Tree Falls In The Forest, And Nobody Is There to Hear It …?

“If Scott Ludlum talks garbage in the Senate, and no one is in the chamber to hear it, is it still garbage?” The answer is, of course, yes. Despite the chamber being that (completely empty), through the benefit of TV … Continue reading

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Ukraine Dilemma

Despite requests to help diffuse the situation I intend to keep right out of the Ukrainian mess. On one side you have a motley collection of Ukrainian fascists, bandits and thieves wanting to join the EU, and on the other … Continue reading

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Bio-Markers (1)

Greatly excited after reading an article in New Scientist about the discovery of certain so-called ‘bio-markers’ in our DNA and the enormity of what they promise. Scientists have found unique markers which can genetically pin-point a person’s predispositions to certain … Continue reading

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Aussie Fatwah

After the outrageous attack on our illustrious General Angus Campbell, my idea of launching an Aussie fatwah against Stephen Conroy for blasphemy seems to be gaining traction. Of course I’ve copied the idea from the Muslim world where, as we … Continue reading

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The Loneliness of the Long Distance Freedom-Fighter(s)

Meantime, holed up in the Ecuadorean embassy in London, accused rapist and alleged freedom-fighter Julian Assange is perhaps deserving of our sympathy. Having gleefully passed on Australia’s secrets to some of her greatest enemies (Political Islam, The board of the … Continue reading

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