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MOCK WITH FREEDOM

November 30, 2006 kim lien 0

Attorney-General Philip Ruddock is working to ensure that patriotic Australians will be free to mock the English cricket team without the threat of lawsuits. Posted by Tim […]

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EDITOR INCOMPETENT

November 30, 2006 kim lien 0

Best-selling author Antony Loewenstein has sold only 5987 copies of his painful book, according to the Australian’s Amanda Meade. I blame the media blackout. Also from Amanda: The latest […]

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FIGHT! FIGHT! FIGHT!

November 30, 2006 kim lien 0

Tragically, Glenn failed to land a solid punch: The annual Walkley Awards for journalism were rocked by an attack on stage tonight at the Crown Casino […]

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KEVIN MAKES HIS MOVE

November 30, 2006 kim lien 0

Kim Beazley and Kevin Rudd duke it out for ALP leadership: Walking into a meeting of the national executive in Canberra today, Mr Beazley announced Mr Rudd, […]

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ACADEMIC KNOWS ALL

November 29, 2006 kim lien 0

Perfesser John Quiggin prior to the Cole Royal Commission: Both Downer and Howard knew that the AWB was paying kickbacks to the Iraqi regime. The findings of the Cole […]

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INCONVENIENT BRRR

November 29, 2006 kim lien 0

Global coldening continues. Its real name is global warmening. UPDATE. We are all doomed. Well, most of us. (Via Garth Godsman) Posted by Tim B. on 11/29/2006 at 09:11 AM […]

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COUNTRY HONEST

November 29, 2006 kim lien 0

NRO’s Claudia Rosett reviews the Cole Royal Commission: While most of the alleged collaborators in Saddam’s global web of graft get a free pass, we have headlines […]

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EMISSIONS REDUCED

November 28, 2006 kim lien 0

Who said environmentalists were sexless and prudish? Greenhouse gas may not be very sexy, but a group of self-proclaimed “ecobabes” in Sonoma County found a unique […]

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EARTH TOO PRODUCTIVE

November 28, 2006 kim lien 0

You thought over-supply of Australian wine was a problem? Check out this. Posted by Tim B. on 11/28/2006 at 09:27 AM (129) Comments • Permalink

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GLOBAL WARMING TAKES A HOLIDAY

November 27, 2006 kim lien 0

Hours after the hammering of New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina, insane author Ross Gelbspan wrote this for the Boston Globe: The hurricane that struck Louisiana yesterday was nicknamed […]

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FEAST PLANNED

November 27, 2006 kim lien 0

My, but protesters had an easy time of it during the recent G20 summit in Melbourne. Let’s see them try it on at another summit in the Philippines next month, where […]

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TRAPPED IN THE PAST

November 27, 2006 kim lien 0

Writing in the New York Times, Seth Mydans urges that people get over the Vietnam War. Particularly Vietnamese people who fought against communism: Some old soldiers don’t […]

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FIRST TEST, DAY FOUR

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Australia declares following Justin Langer’s 23rd Test century. England set a target of 648. UPDATE. Strauss caught hooking off Clark. England 1/29. UPDATE II. First innings holdout […]

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UNREAD IDIOT DEMANDS RESPECT

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Antony Loewenstein takes offence at being described (accurately) as a mere “anti-Zionist blogger”: Have these people no respect for a best-selling author? Seeing as Loewenstein has so little respect […]

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MERCINDY’S CLEVER FRIENDS

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Stop US military bsae expansion! Vote for Mercedes-Benz! (Via Instapundit and Achillea) Posted by Tim B. on 11/26/2006 at 01:02 AM So how much is Kim paying her? Match that with what […]

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GEORGE SWIMS

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Anti-flying womble George Monbiot bragged last month that he hadn’t flown for a year, and demanded similar austerity of his green colleagues: If even the leaders of the […]

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CEASEFIRE CEASED

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

No more rockets: Palestinian militants will cease rocket attacks on Israel from the Gaza Strip, President Mahmoud Abbas told Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert in a […]

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EMBRACE THE WARMENING

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Another reason to love global warming—it’s rescuing Australian wine: Global warming may have delivered Australia’s embattled wine industry a much-needed boost, with this year’s unfavourable weather […]

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SHERO SHALUTED

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Florida Cracker salutes Margaret Sanger, a true Shero of Herstory: Before Robert Altman, before Eddie Vedder, before Alec Baldwin, a woman’s voice rang loud and clear […]

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HE’S A SHE

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Reuters—your world leader in news distortion—believes Tzipi Livni is a man: Israel said the truce did not cover the West Bank. Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni said it […]

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WALK AGAINST WARMING

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

“Only the left,” observed Art Vandelay, “would be stupid enough to protest against the weather.” A lone Australian gal—possibly not stupid, but definitely ill-informed—now plans to walk […]

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SIDE TAKEN

November 26, 2006 kim lien 0

Robert Fisk reports: I receive a call from a friend, Amira Solh, who is with another Al Arabiya crew, asking where I am in the crowd. […]