Food for thought: Green mozzies buzzing around

Apparently the Australian Greens are out to establish a national portable long service leave scheme that would burn big holes in the bottom line of business. Such a move could see wages, benefits and...

Rule Britannia 

  The Queen is poised to become the longest serving British monarch in history, and here in the colonies we're all just blissfully blase about that. But it's not all good news for the Republicans...

Say It With A Picture: Scene from a shopping mall in regional Australia

I doubt this image will get much media coverage. The national broadcaster (the ABC) is uninterested. The left wing media are, of course, ignoring it. But for those who do care - this is...

The Krudd Show

No comment. XYZ

Black lives matter

BREAKING: A man has been arrested in the United States in relation to what appears to be a racially motivated hate crime. You haven't heard about it because the victim was a white police...

Goodes booed by Victorian crowd

AFL administrators are dismayed that Adam Goodes was once again booeed in Melbourne. On this occasion St Kilda supporters were identified as 'the face of racism' in Australia. An AFL spokesperson told XYZ that...

Build me a Wall

We live in a world that has walls. Some are very visible. Some are less tangible, like the borders between sovereign nations. But they are walls nonetheless. In some places, there is a physical...

Backhanded compliments and the untouchable idiots

While reflecting on various matters recently, a moment of inspiration struck me with the words to articulate a growing and disturbing trend. Simply put: We have, for some time now, been in an era in...

What is wrong with this article? “Savings” through ineptitude.

What is wrong with this article? https://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/29378542/state-gets-a-226m-road-build-boost/ Basically, through ineptitude the government saves some money. What the article does not highlght, is how much it wasted. Here is a little economic lesson of the old Keynesian economic...

Food for thought – A Watermelon Union

Labor and the Greens are renewing their vows, to stand by their career protesting love children and scheme to undermine freedom of religion, association, conscience and speech. Last time these two wandered onto the government...

Free Speech under attack in Egypt, not at the ABC

Right now journalists and media commentators all over the world are expressing their shock, anger and outrage at the prison sentences handed to three Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt. And rightly so. This is...

Burning the Australian flag

Demonstrators clashed today in Bendigo over the proposal to build a large Mosque with the capacity to accommodate up to two thousand religious adherents, in a city that has only a small handful of...

Pride

In social discourse today one often hears and encounters the concept of pride in relation to particular groups of people – gay pride, black pride, indigenous pride, and so on. In my home town...

Stand up for Sunday Roasts

Boethius has today shared a piece from the Guardian about family roasts. And while Boethius was characteristically humourous, the Guardian's piece frankly got me steaming. The Guardian is once again going on the offensive...

Roast of the Day

  Sunday roast would seem to be a tradition of impeccable normality for most Australians. Gathering around the table on what was once the Lord's Day, for an oven baked portion of meat of some...

Quote of the Day: The inevitable backlash against political correctness

Quote of the Day comes from a member of the Bolt Report Supporters Group forum, and we are quoting it in full with his permission: "I think that anyone who doesn't understand the AFL's double...

Labor promises rail not roads – delivers strikes not action

When the Victorian Liberal Party started floating the idea to build a tunnel under the inner north of Melbourne to connect the Eastern Freeway with CityLink and the Princes Freeway, the majority of Melbournians...

AFL has racists on the run

The latest XYZ Viewer Poll has revealed that footy fans unanimously support the AFL's tough stance against racists and bigots. It appears to be working, with potential booers believed to be missing, presumed scared....

It’s about Sovereignty

A flurry has been stirred in the media today, following the announcement that the Australian Border Force, combined with police and transport officers will be carrying out a blitz in Melbourne's CBD this weekend. Even...

Van is on our side!

"If a person, or group of people, assembled in your place of work, shoving offensive material in your face, howling at you as a chorus, blocking you as you attempted to walk from one...