Equal punishment milestone reached in Afghanistan

Kabul: An Afghan man and woman found guilty of adultery received 100 lashes on Monday in front of a crowd who filmed their punishment, TV footage showed. One would be excused for thinking a stone...

Cause of European immigration crisis identified by the ABC – it’s Tony Abbott’s fault...

The extraordinary penchant of the national broadcaster to turn a crisis, any crisis, anywhere in the world, into an opportunity for Abbott hatred was in abundant supply again over the past few days as...

The alluring lights of the West

The last few weeks have seen the largest movement of people in Europe since the end of World War II. Hundreds of thousands are fleeing war and persecution in the Middle East, or are simply...

Puppet on a String

Football finals would be a 'wonderful time' for a train and tram strike. So says Union puppet master John Setka. What a happy occasion it was last week in Melbourne for Luba Grigorovitch of the...

ABC bias: Listening to two different conversations at once

I often get caught out listening to ABC 774 radio on Sunday and Monday mornings, due to my listening to 3LO's broadcasting of the cricket or the footy the day before. Despite my admiration...

Food for thought – Pistol and Boo flushed down the loo

Johnny Depp took a pinky raised swing at our Minister for Agriculture, the Honourable Barnaby Joyce, the other day, stating “I killed my dogs and ate them under direct orders from some kinda, I...

Hungarian Prime Minister wins ‘Nobel Prize’ in common sense by earning a much coveted...

In a rare outbreak of common sense in the context of the European immigration debate, Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban has stated the bleedingly obvious about the hordes of predominately economic migrants pouring across...

Reality Check

I’m loathe to write this, because I am sure to be shouted down as a heartless bastard, and maybe I am, but this needs to be said. Pictures of the lifeless toddler Aylan Kurdi...

Showdown between the realists and idealists

When was the last time there was such a division cutting through our community and media between the realists and idealists? Do we find ourselves in a Neville Chamberlain / Winston Churchill scenario, a showdown...

People don’t get boxing

Let me just begin by saying that I am not a very good boxer. In fact, since I've never actually competed in a bout, and I am getting too old to do so, I...

Andrew Bolt blog, and the growing influence of The XYZ.

Here is some short commentary on the European Immigration Crisis from the always excellent Andrew Bolt, and a video of protesting immigrants at a train station in Hungary.  The XYZ would like to make...

Rules of Engagement

What is unfolding across continental Europe is distressing and tragic in equal measure. What is unfolding among social media users and the left leaning media is self loathing stupidity and denial of the highest...

Deceive and Conquer 

A British newspaper ('The Independent') has published an online assertion by a man claiming to be an ISIS spokesman that the terrorist group are actively using the immigration crisis afflicting Europe to smuggle their...

Fall of the EU – Around the corner

Serious cracks are now showing in the European Union. And for once, the blame cannot be ascribed to Greece. Over the last couple of months, hundreds of thousands of immigrants from the Middle East, Africa...

Greens: Tony Abbott worse than Nazis

The Greens have hit back at reported statements made by Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday, where he purportedly stated that ISIS was worse than the Nazis. Greens leader Senator Richard Di Natale has defied...

Jail time for refusing gay marriage

Kim Davis, a county clerk in the American state of Kentucky, has been jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. In the contemporary West, things go from being illegal to mandatory simply...

Cultural cringe up in flames 

There was a time when Green politicians turned their backs on visiting American Presidents. This rudeness was, apparently, a symbolic act, in opposition to American imperialism across the globe. It would be fair to...

Buy me a vowel

Everywhere you look, the world is being troubled by a force for evil that is growing in strength and influence, and gaining in momentum, day by day. It is not an especially secretive or...

Germany or Bust

Asylum is not about getting to safety. If it was, you wouldn't see the deaths of people transiting through multiple safe countries, discarding identification, and avoiding registration as an asylum seeker until one arrives...

Food for Thought – Little learning at the Lefty flag burning

Yesterday was Australian National Flag Day, which commemorates the first flying of the Australian National Flag in 1901 (symbolizing the Federation of Australia). In my opinion, nothing epitomizes the brilliance of Western culture more than...