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BORED TO LIFE

May 3, 2006 kim lien 0

Latest on Tasmania’s trapped miners: Two miners are entering their tenth day trapped in a Tasmanian gold mine as a powerful machine slowly bores them a […]

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DOYLE OUT

May 3, 2006 kim lien 0

Robert Doyle has quit the leadership of Victoria’s Liberal Party. Rumours swirl of a possible Jeff Kennett comeback. Posted by Tim B. on 05/03/2006 at 10:07 PM (30) Comments • Permalink

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THE RULES

May 2, 2006 kim lien 0

Juniors play for chickens. Senior competitors play for goats. Posted by Tim B. on 05/02/2006 at 12:31 AM Article is dated May 1st. Maybe they meant April 1st. […]

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LUNCH WITH EXPENSIVE WINE

May 2, 2006 kim lien 0

Yet another attempt at unpacking Robert Fisk, this time from Gerard Henderson: Some Englishmen still go out in the midday sun. Others just do lunch. It seems that […]

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ACADEMICS KNOW STUFF

May 2, 2006 kim lien 0

Reason’s Jeff A. Taylor farewells deceased Harvard moralist John Kenneth Galbraith: Galbraith’s style was not just to be certain of his views, but to be positively declarative, […]

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HUNT FOR HILARITY

May 2, 2006 kim lien 0

Lefties can’t take it. Nor, writes James Taranto, can they dish it out: This is because liberals take themselves way too seriously—which ensures both that they […]

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IPODS TO THE RESCUE

May 2, 2006 kim lien 0

Latest news on the rescue of Brant Webb and Todd Russell, now in their eighth day underground: The two trapped Tasmanian miners have been given iPod music […]

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NO CONSENSUS

May 2, 2006 kim lien 0

Statistician Ruth Lea: There seems to be little scientific agreement that mankind’s fossil-fuel burning is the major reason for climate change. On the contrary, analyses of […]

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FISK ANALYSIS CONTINUES

May 1, 2006 kim lien 0

Another scholarly attempt at decoding Robert Fisk; it’s becoming quite an industry. Agam’s view: That’s the weirdest thing about the Fisk interview. The questioner is completely normal, and Robert speaks […]

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GRINDER VIOLENCE DENOUNCED

May 1, 2006 kim lien 0

Debate rages at Indymedia: There are other safer, more peaceful ways to cut chains without using the excessive violence of an angle grinder. UN sanctions, maybe? […]

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CHAVEZ THE CHOPPER

May 1, 2006 kim lien 0

William W. Lawrence wonders why leftists won’t condemn terrible environmental destruction: You never raised your voices or even an eyebrow when our communist neighbors, under President Hugo […]

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THE BOSTON CRUMBLER

May 1, 2006 kim lien 0

Without actually realising it, Susan Sarandon understands why the US re-elected George W. Bush: “There was no reason for Hillary Clinton, for instance, to vote (for the […]

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THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD

May 1, 2006 kim lien 0

Harry Hutton: “These are the highlights of my stay in the Chicago Airport Travelodge. It’s a beautiful story, and yet it’s true.” Posted by Tim B. on 05/01/2006 at […]