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VW EOS

August 26, 2007 VA - Kabirbd kabirbd 0

Currently testing one of these; kinda girly, what with the folding metal roof and all, but the 200 horsepower turbo four gets you to 100 […]

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FISK TROUBLED

August 26, 2007 VA - Kabirbd kabirbd 0

Robert Fisk takes baby steps towards trutherdom: I am increasingly troubled at the inconsistencies in the official narrative of 9/11. This isn’t exactly a big […]

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TOWN RALLIES

August 24, 2007 kim lien 0

Byron Bay remains outraged over the non-publication five years ago of a Michael Leunig cartoon. Beats me what they’re complaining about; the cartoon was eventually published just last year. (Via Raffi) […]

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MAN HAYZED

August 22, 2007 kim lien 0

Singer Darren Hayes has his say: “I would never have voted for John Howard and I encourage people not to. I don’t think he speaks for […]

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MEMORY MIRACLE

August 22, 2007 kim lien 0

Bad news for the Brethren: Federal Opposition Leader Kevin Rudd says he will not meet members of the Christian sect the Exclusive Brethren. Maybe if they […]

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WINE SELECTED

August 22, 2007 VA - Kabirbd kabirbd 0

Day Four of Iowahawk’s brilliant Bonneville chronicles. Hit his main site and scroll like a maniac for previous Bonneposts. Dear old mother phoned last night, […]

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HOMES LOST

August 21, 2007 kim lien 0

The Age’s Traceeee Hutchison on Saturday, rejoicing in a stockmarket downturn: Sometimes the twists and turns of life are so deliciously ironic there’s no escaping the idea that there’s […]

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NO LONGER THE BAD GUY

August 20, 2007 kim lien 0

Andrew Anthony was a lefty. This situation changed after September 11: Drinking in the devastation, numbed and intoxicated by the scale of what had taken place, I […]

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“POPULAR IN PRISONS”

August 20, 2007 kim lien 0

Further to the love affair between Jew-hating Osama-hugger David Hicks and bearded apocalyptologist Tim Flannery: Flannery is popular in prisons. Well, there’s a line for the next dust jacket. […]

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MARX RIGHT AGAIN

August 19, 2007 kim lien 0

Terry Lane – previously semi-fired by the Sunday Age following research difficulties; his column was cut from weekly to fortnightly – has now quit journalism: As a pseudo-Marxist depressive pessimist, […]

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CANADIANS PUSHED INTO TRUCKS

August 19, 2007 kim lien 0

Way to go, Canadian government: New federal measures aimed at pushing Canadians into hybrids and other fuel-sipping vehicles are instead driving up sales of new pickup trucks, […]

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KEVIN-O-RAMA

August 19, 2007 kim lien 0

See the world through Ruddvision! Click here, then on “Take the Tour”. You’ll never remember a better time! Posted by Tim B. on 08/19/2007 at 10:11 PM (72) Comments • Permalink

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STOP BUYING STUFF

August 19, 2007 VA - Kabirbd kabirbd 0

Sydney Morning Herald environment reporter Wendy Frew reveals the hideous cause of global warming. Apparently it’s everything: New data shows the electricity and water used […]

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DIRTY DEMOGRAPHIC

August 18, 2007 kim lien 0

A thought occurs to the Age’s David Cook: Many of the young people that occupy backpacker hostels are from the demographic that actively protests against the Iraq War […]