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HISTORY IN PICTURES II

February 22, 2005 kim lien 0

The second in a series of archival Australian photographic goodness from The Bulletin. Most of these images would likely never have been published again were […]

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HUNTER S. THOMPSON

February 21, 2005 kim lien 0

The Baltimore Sun reports: Hunter S. Thompson, the acerbic counterculture writer who popularized a new form of fictional journalism in books like “Fear and Loathing […]

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KNIGHTS OF SHAME

February 21, 2005 kim lien 0

Congratulations to the Newcastle Knights, winners of this year’s annual NRL pre-season competition. Posted by Tim B. on 02/21/2005 at 03:48 PM What the hell’s […]

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LUBBERS NOT A FIGHTER

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

UN refugee boss Ruud Lubbers has quit over sexual harrassment allegations, even though he denies them: In a letter to Secretary General Kofi Annan, Mr […]

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WAGONS CIRCLED

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

Anyone up for some quick transcribing? Here’s Stephen Crittenden on Radio National this morning apparently trashing bloggers for ending Eason Jordan’s wonderful career. UPDATE. David […]

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BUSH ON TAPE

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

An alleged friend of George W. Bush who recorded Bush in private conversations several years ago has played some of those tapes to the New […]

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FATHER-SON REUNION

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

Health minister Tony Abbott fathered a child out of wedlock in 1977; the boy was subsequently adopted out. In this week’s Bulletin, Julie-Anne Davies has […]

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NATIONALITY DENIED

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

The Age’s Brian Courtis whines about American cultural imperialism: Well, we’ve known the rules. We’ve known them since Errol Flynn liberated Burma without any help […]

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STATEMENTS WITHOUT FEAR

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

Britain’s ITV News reports the latest triumph of English tolerance: ITV News has been given exclusive access to a tape recording in which a radical […]

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AUSTRALIA, HOME OF THE HOPPER

February 20, 2005 kim lien 0

Stephen Hopper, lawyer to tortured depressive Islamic entrepreneur Mamdouh Habib, continues his charm offensive with the Australian media: ANDREW BOLT: Mr Hopper, Andrew Bolt from […]

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NEWS BRIEFLETS

February 19, 2005 kim lien 0

* Don’t miss Mark Steyn on Rodney Bingenheimer, the Mayor of Sunset Strip. Bingenwhomer, you ask? Here’s a primer from teenage baseball sensation Matt Welch. […]

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HARIRI PLOT CLAIM

February 19, 2005 kim lien 0

The Jerusalem Post reports: Officials at the highest levels in Syria and Lebanon organized the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri, according to […]

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REVOLUTION GOOD FOR SOME

February 19, 2005 kim lien 0

Former British conservative leader Iain Duncan Smith on blogging: Mainstream TV can no longer say what it wants without fear of correction. Online diaries, written […]

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THE HUMAN FUND

February 19, 2005 kim lien 0

If you live anywhere near the Wall Street Journal’s John Fund, please feel free to wander into his home at any time and watch television, […]

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TERRORISTS SANS FRONTIERES

February 18, 2005 kim lien 0

Professor John Quiggin is giving away money again! Clink on over, leave a comment, and tsunami survivors will be assisted via John’s contribution to Medecins […]

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NEW NEW NEW

February 18, 2005 kim lien 0

One of this site’s most valued contributors, J.F. Beck, has finally launched a site of his own: behold RWDB, the blog! Great name. In other […]

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DOOMSDAY BLUEPRINT

February 17, 2005 kim lien 0

A Bulletin exclusive – the government’s relocation plans in the event of a terror strike or nuclear attack: Government and intelligence sources have told The […]

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BET MORE THAN HONOURED

February 17, 2005 kim lien 0

Reader Andrew Richards bet $1000 that the ALP would name a union official or similar to contest the seat of Werriwa (abandoned following Mark Latham’s […]

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BRIEFS EXCEEDED

February 17, 2005 kim lien 0

Jim Treacher has a question: If a member of the Model UN molested little kids, just like they do in the real UN, what would […]