[This week’s column is earlier and, to be honest a bit lighter, because I’m writing from a hospital room waiting to go into surgery, so I’m gonna be a …
I feel sorry for Greg Hunt. Who? You know. Greg Hunt. The Health Minister? The worst sidekick ever? The pandemic’s floppy limbed Jar Jar Binks to Scott…
Holy crap this Jack Waterford beat down of Morrison is epic.From John Menadue’s blog. His party and the electorate know by now the most they can expect from him. It is not impossible that this ‘most’ coul…
Scotty the cubby house curry king emerged from internal exile yesterday, startlingly thick of hairplug and frowny of smirkface, to pronounce that he wa…
It's your ADF. Go wild.
No sooner had Bonerby promised us all he’d grown into a better man during his long, bitter, underpaid, undeserved, no good terrible very bad years in e…
The thing about show trials is, they’re a bit fucking showy. The Australian writer Yang Hengjun, currently waiting to find out whether it suits the max…
Since 2010 we have killed more than forty people in our various island prisons, scattered in a vast arc of nearly 7000 kms, stretching from Christmas I…
I woke early on Monday morning, planning to get to my desk and catch up on Friday’s column, which I’d piked on after a week of illness. I coughed twice…
Or maybe Tuesday.Got out of bed this morning, coughing and spluttering, took a couple steps towards the kitchen to make my usual cup of tea… and promptly fainted.
ASB rescheduled to MondayMy AZ shot went well. I was even a little smug, being one of those who suffered no after effects. It didn’t protect me from a straight up dose o…
I’ll be heading out to get my first COVID shot in a couple of hours, a hit of Astra-Zeneca from my GP. I’m in Brisbane, so I’ll have the freedom to dit…