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Politics

Not sure if the system is working, do we really have a Democracy?

Hello? Remember me? The Voter?

30 Nov2012
Both Queensland & Federal Parliament has finished for the year and all I can feel is sad. Very Sad. Political Parties are running both our State & Country, NOT elected representatives... Read More...

A Tale of Two Men, Celebrating International Men's Day, in‘Context’

19 Nov2012
Many of you may not be aware that today, the 19th of November is actually International Men's Day, and the theme for 2012 is - Positive Male Role Models. I for one can see a lot of irony in that theme in the [...] Read More...

It’s YOUR Choice Bro

16 Nov2012
I would love to know when it became accepted that Australia was an extension of New Zealand? When I was younger I used to think the advantages Kiwis have in this country as opposed to other nationalities was [...] Read More...

Worse than Trolls: Tools!

15 Nov2012
Just recently I read a great article on a blog I follow called “Twitter: a sugar-hyped toddler in need of a good lie down”. It was very thought provoking and really did remind me of school, where it seems [...] Read More...

How many silent Catholic bystanders are there?

14 Nov2012
I wonder if there is so much support (and anger) amongst Catholics themselves about this Commission being announced is because they are quietly ashamed of themselves? I know I am! Read More...

Thank You Joh Bjelke-Petersen

12 Nov2012
I read an interesting article this morning A letter to my so-called 'progressive' friend by Jamila Rizvi. The passion the writer shows for the rights we have in this country to vote, not only was a great reminder [...] Read More...

ALP, Coalition, Green or OTHER?

11 Nov2012
Mathematicians are happy campers this week, having Nate Silver show that true scientific analysis of polling data is more accurate than the so-called expert opinion... Read More...

Noosa, A 'Grimm' Separation

31 Oct2012
ONCE upon a time, a long long time ago, there was a sunny, beach lined Kingdom, ringed by beautiful mountain ranges, three different villages all living happily, ruled benevolently by their three very different [...] Read More...

Battle of the Sunshine Coast Libs, the only game in Town, Why is it So?

15 Oct2012
Like a lot of people, the drama's of last week fascinated me.  I am one of those that loved Julia's speech.  Before anyone (particularly guys) start to lecture me on how I did not understand the 'poli [...] Read More...

No Big Heads or Bullies need apply!

03 Apr2012
Election fatigue is setting in for all of us and it is almost over... We have done our best to get as much info as possible on all the candidates putting their hand up yelling “Pick Me” on the 28th of April [...] Read More...

Take Back Control Of Your Government!

07 Mar2012
The Elections, man... Normally I love a good election, I find the argy bargy very entertaining. Bit over this one, right from the Rudd vs Gillard showdown. Seriously, that was a major indication of what is fund [...] Read More...

Dear Santa Slipper...

30 Nov2011
Now, have we been in the News or what? I don’t mean us personally, we have been good people, I mean the likes of Mr Slipper. I love watching the games in politics and as regular readers know, don’t support [...] Read More...

Mum, Dad, Are we there yet?

17 Aug2010
Is anyone else sick of all the election ads? Don't you love the scary ads... They can tell you that a particular party all really have horns & worship aliens and get away with having it aired on TV? Not quite sur [...] Read More...

Hypocrisy and Dodgy Politics

25 Jun2010
I fully believe in merit based success. I firmly subscribe to the view that it should be irrelevant whether you are male or female, young or old, religious or non-religious, short or tall, black or white, hell [...] Read More...

A world with no Pat Rafter

05 Feb2010
We see so many TV advertisements from both the State and Federal Government about getting fit and healthy, doing your 30mins a day, how we are all heading down the path of being obese and not only is that bad [...] Read More...
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