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Abbott, 2009: Oppositions are not there to get legislation through.

Listening and reading about what’s happening in Parliament and barely a day goes by when I don’t remember this fantastic line delivered by Inigo Montoya in the movie The Princess … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Dog Whistle: “Citation needed” edition

Listen above for our weekly chat on Abbottisms, ALP’s climate wars, and women in the media. On this week’s Dog Whistle, Ed Butler, El Gibbs and Preston Towers hash over the various interesting … Continue reading

October 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

Let’s get this party started: Third party voting in the Senate

Australia has long been regarded as a stable two party system. The Free Traders and Protectionists united under Alfred Deakin more than 100 years ago and that grouping, with a … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · 5 Comments


People on social media are outraged about something Tony Abbott said again. Must be a Wednesday. On Monday Abbott talked about “suppositories” and while a few people tried to make … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · 4 Comments

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