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» 17/06/2019 10:31:34 AM Don, some peoples comprehension of the written word is poor. They can't help it, that is j.....
» 15/06/2019 11:10:34 AM If Annikka Smethurst's article was so unimportant why did it take so long to go looking fo.....
» 14/06/2019 9:14:11 AM A few years ago, I sat in the magistrates court at a local town and watched the proceeding.....
» 14/06/2019 7:43:33 AM The simple solution to your last problem is to go home to your wife and family after you k.....
» 13/06/2019 11:02:26 PM The authorities are lining up some more charges. I don't he is quite free yet. David.....
» 13/06/2019 10:59:15 PM Alan B. I was going to use that quote in a previous thread. Coincidentally, I believe that.....
» 13/06/2019 3:58:51 PM ttbn. There are times when we disagree, but on this occasion, I am generally persuaded to.....
» 13/06/2019 3:46:51 PM Somewhat before Jesus. Deuteronomy 15:11 For the poor shall never cease out of the land: .....
» 13/06/2019 11:10:29 AM Plantagenet. I think you are on the money there. We won't have His Eminence there any long.....
» 13/06/2019 10:22:58 AM Actually there is. David.....
» 12/06/2019 8:22:57 PM ttbn, seems like you and the Pope know little about Nature. David.....
» 11/06/2019 2:33:22 PM Are you going to take from the rich and give to the poor? David.....
» 11/06/2019 10:42:56 AM It is already provided by the ABC, you taxpayer dollars working for you in your interests......
» 10/06/2019 11:40:16 PM Why do I bother with such a miserable pack of nutters. David.....
» 10/06/2019 9:49:59 AM Too many things are classified as secrets when the public has a right to know what is goin.....
» 9/06/2019 10:43:16 PM We are not heading for a free society with a free press under this government. Whatever ha.....
» 9/06/2019 8:06:48 AM https://www.abc.net.au/news/about/backstory/investigative-journalism/2019-06-08/federal-po.....
» 8/06/2019 6:24:48 PM I actually vote Liberal and I am sick of seeing the party being torn apart by idiots like .....
» 8/06/2019 11:41:25 AM You lot should start to get your brains into gear. David.....
» 8/06/2019 9:01:54 AM If it wassn't for the ABC, Australia would be a police state like China under the control .....
» 7/06/2019 10:57:04 AM One wonders how any of the disclosures mentioned might impinge on Australia's security or .....
» 27/05/2019 10:44:37 AM ttbn. If Assange is not worth talking about, why then are you engaging in the conversation.....
» 26/05/2019 3:09:47 PM It is all very well setting targets. Neither the Libs, Labor or Greens have got a clue as .....
» 23/05/2019 9:16:43 PM https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/01/how-an-oak-ridge-lab-group-hopes-to-extend-the-liv.....
» 23/05/2019 7:12:50 AM Individual. Easy. Build a couple of nuclear power stations at Hazelwood and another couple.....
» 22/05/2019 3:06:27 PM He might not have spruiked about then during the election campaign, but the governments pr.....
» 22/05/2019 8:26:52 AM Banjo. A couple of your points deserve comment/clarification. Your suggestion about nuclea.....
» 22/05/2019 7:19:34 AM That is a very "Christian" attitude to take. David.....
» 21/05/2019 11:50:06 PM One might well ask Morrison et al the same question and get the same answer. David.....
» 10/05/2019 3:22:22 PM Alan B. "Nobody has ever been prevented from attending any religious ceremony or cele.....
» 9/05/2019 4:21:14 PM They are all out there, and quite a few of them are on this subject as well. Fortunately w.....
» 8/05/2019 12:15:14 PM Over Netanyahu's dead body. David.....
» 30/04/2019 11:20:29 AM But only for a while. David.....
» 22/04/2019 9:56:20 AM It was all based on Biblical bullsh1t anyway. David.....
» 17/04/2019 8:19:51 AM Wouldn't you love to see that happen. David.....
» 11/04/2019 8:45:42 AM And so say all of us. David.....
» 10/04/2019 9:46:24 AM I see that the Labor party is talking to Toyota about hydrogen fueled cars being manufactu.....
» 9/04/2019 9:42:27 AM There are a few things that need to be taken into account. A major shortfall of petrol tax.....
» 4/04/2019 8:48:14 AM ttbn, You are dreaming mate. It is still all about growth, growth and more growth. Malthu.....
» 13/03/2019 9:18:18 PM Bazz, not only do they not have the money but they don'i have the brains to comprehend the.....
» 11/03/2019 8:24:24 PM Peter, there is no point in casting pearls before swine. David.....
» 11/03/2019 12:04:38 PM Alan, you may have read this:- http://www.world-nuclear.org/information-library/current-a.....
» 10/03/2019 7:27:29 PM Even if his appeal is successful, his credibility is shot. He has already been found guilt.....
» 7/03/2019 10:20:24 AM Wasting our time Steel. David.....
» 7/03/2019 9:12:20 AM None of the above explains the acidification of the oceans which of course is the result o.....
» 7/03/2019 9:00:55 AM Banjo, There is material evidence. It is the fact that because of the acts of Pell, a man .....
» 6/03/2019 8:46:57 PM HenryL That might be OK if the defendant is prepared to take the stand, but when he is hid.....
» 5/03/2019 10:47:49 PM Taswegian. If the jury accepted the witness as being credible, that is all you need. Remem.....
» 5/03/2019 10:51:08 AM Alan. your Makers were your mother and father. No supreme being was involved. David.....
» 5/03/2019 10:21:15 AM If the bloke who stood up and gave evidence against Pell in the face of relentless cross e.....
» 5/03/2019 8:39:23 AM I suggest that those people who have doubts about the verdict should watch the 4 Corners p.....
» 12/02/2019 10:41:38 AM Never has a truer word been spoken by both David and Alan. The spooks in Canberra have got.....
» 31/01/2019 5:23:13 PM New energy storage technology such at that using molten silicon being successfully develop.....
» 28/01/2019 4:49:29 PM My atheism is often challenged by believers who tell me to read the Bible. My reply to the.....
» 24/12/2018 6:40:48 PM How can you have faith when no less a person than a Cardinal of the Catholic Church has be.....
» 29/11/2018 11:22:30 AM Lego, my apology. I should have directed my comments to the extremely right wing Liberals .....
» 29/11/2018 9:24:18 AM We are instructed not to feed wild animals because it is reasonable to expect that they wi.....
» 29/11/2018 8:10:54 AM Sells, God was singularly missing at Golgotha. Jesus cry of "God, why hast thou forsa.....
» 28/11/2018 8:13:48 PM Foxy, I am in sympathy with you, but I think the libs will need to move a bit further left.....
» 28/11/2018 2:19:02 PM I may be older than some of the commentators here, but my gut feeling is that even if the .....
» 28/11/2018 8:35:37 AM It might not happen that way exactly, but the general thrust of it is pretty close to the .....
» 21/11/2018 9:34:50 AM Davidf, your point is well taken. The New Englanders are much easier to listen to than som.....
» 21/11/2018 8:51:49 AM For years I have railed against the Australian female Country and Western singers who insi.....
» 10/11/2018 3:20:39 PM Bazz, It would be more logical to ban vehicles powered by liquified hydrocarbons. Any esca.....
» 9/11/2018 6:48:30 AM Tony. Ant and Steeleredux et al. You are all wasting your time trying to beat knowledge in.....
» 7/11/2018 12:25:11 PM Geoff, you need to get with the latest research. Using catalysts nitrogen is converted to .....
» 29/10/2018 12:51:07 PM Runner on your last post I would have to agree, we need some action instead of palaver, bu.....
» 27/10/2018 1:27:31 PM How then do they explain the slow but accelerating increase in the amount of CO2 in the ea.....
» 27/10/2018 11:35:39 AM My previous post has a mathematical error. It actually takes 40 times as much energy to me.....
» 27/10/2018 7:51:42 AM Another point I would make which also seems to have been overlooked by the cognoscenti is .....
» 27/10/2018 7:42:13 AM Our big problems are twofold. First we have convince Abbott and his idiot mates that clima.....
» 26/10/2018 12:43:01 PM Aidan, don't be so polite, it isn't cognitive dissonance, it it is just plain blood stupid.....
» 26/10/2018 10:09:26 AM While I would agree with your statement about apparent sea level changes being largely due.....
» 19/10/2018 10:58:44 AM Ant, we are akin to casting pearls before swine. we should use our time with more producti.....
» 18/10/2018 6:09:34 PM Phillip S "In its final 2007 report, the UN IPCC suggested that Himalayan glaciers co.....
» 16/10/2018 5:21:54 PM Neneh. " That means we are in pole position to help bring about the kind of transform.....
» 12/10/2018 11:54:15 AM If you remove Melbourne and Sydney from the discussion, Australia does not have population.....
» 10/10/2018 9:27:58 AM I hate to say this Geoff, but the technically illiterate dunderheads in both government an.....
» 27/09/2018 4:41:07 PM Not_Now.Soon. People believe things for all sorts of reasons, often because of what they h.....
» 20/09/2018 10:01:58 AM I watched QANDA the other night. Germaine has never lost her sense of humour and her appro.....
» 10/09/2018 8:12:10 AM Not_Now.Soon, I have tested my hypothesis by observing the lack of response of your God t.....
» 9/09/2018 9:24:44 AM NOT now.Soon et al. You need to with a schizophrenic to understand how it is that people b.....
» 8/09/2018 6:15:16 PM As Banjo has already indicated, God is definitely only an hypothesis who by nature can nev.....
» 31/08/2018 7:50:07 AM Alan, I once studied economics. As far as I could tell, there are actually no defined econ.....
» 12/06/2018 4:54:58 PM "all human beings as made in the image of God, and also an understanding that we are .....
» 12/06/2018 4:27:27 PM " Christians who had a vision of their work as serving the greater good." For &.....
» 12/06/2018 8:50:38 AM The question that should be asked, is "What the Hell are we doing there in the first .....
» 4/06/2018 8:14:22 AM chrisgaff1000. For a long time , and for reasons which I will not reveal here, I have argu.....
» 1/06/2018 3:02:31 PM You had one of them once, it was called ATSIC, and you know where that finished, just ask .....
» 30/05/2018 8:46:59 PM Tony Lavis. Bananas are a good source of potassium which contains a significant amount of .....
» 30/05/2018 8:47:09 AM I recently send a letter to the Chief Scientist asking where was he when the Snowy 2 idea .....
» 25/05/2018 2:31:05 PM One of the benefits of rise of the Ottoman empire would be that it would hopefully subjuga.....
» 16/05/2018 10:32:32 PM There are problems with each individual house having their own solar and expecting it to s.....
» 3/05/2018 12:27:36 PM Luciferase. That is all very good, but those of us who are pro-nuclear will have to fight .....
» 1/05/2018 11:29:15 AM Bazz, " I am attracted to what Alan B tells us about thorium reactors but what is sur.....
» 1/05/2018 7:41:59 AM Luciferase. You are also forgetting that diesel generators are much, repeat, much more exp.....
» 26/04/2018 6:45:41 PM Lets get pragmatic about this subject. If we are not going to run out of power, then we wi.....
» 25/04/2018 12:29:10 PM Bazz, I think you are on the right track. We should point out to the anti-coal and anti nu.....
» 27/02/2018 10:21:30 PM http://www.marklynas.org/2012/07/worlds-first-nuclear-waste-burning-prism-reactor-moves-a-.....
» 27/02/2018 4:06:36 PM Max Green. The problems with your Thorium reactors is that while the theoretical concepts .....
» 26/02/2018 10:32:11 AM Alan B and Aries54 well said. We don't need any more legislation. David.....
» 25/02/2018 9:13:56 PM Alan, I think your friends who feed you this 2 cents per KWH are failing to take account o.....
» 23/02/2018 6:58:23 PM I wonder if Everard has ever lived in the part of Queensland which he is championing. Has .....
» 23/02/2018 6:19:59 PM Armchair Critic, what sort of drugs are you on. David.....
» 22/02/2018 11:16:17 PM Agronomist. 'Twas ever thus. Anything to separate the gullible from their money. David.....
» 22/02/2018 2:07:56 PM If Trump was a decent human being he would be out there on the side of all the kids who ar.....
» 22/02/2018 11:56:19 AM ttbn. I predicted many years ago, that Victoria would have to build at least another 1500 .....
» 22/02/2018 9:26:45 AM TTBN. I think we might agree that the author hasn't provided any answers. Within the next .....
» 22/02/2018 9:13:29 AM ttbn. What gives you the idea that Trump is a decent human being. Get real. David.....
» 20/02/2018 4:56:02 PM I suggest supporters of Dr.Marohasy read the attached critique of her work on climate chan.....
» 20/02/2018 9:20:49 AM Jennifer, just give us one credible reason why the ice sheets on Greenland are melting at .....
» 6/02/2018 9:59:47 AM ttbn "One doesn't need to be a scientist to know that batteries don't produce power.&.....
» 5/02/2018 9:15:26 PM Alan B, I never implied anything of the sort, but now that you mention it, the process of .....
» 5/02/2018 4:37:24 PM ttbn Batteries do not produce power and Tesla batteries are about five times the best pric.....
» 5/02/2018 10:18:46 AM It is a pity that Mike Pope wasn't trained as an Electrical engineer instead of a poorly t.....
» 2/02/2018 2:55:27 PM Bazz. Your logic is impecable. David.....
» 30/01/2018 2:56:33 PM Why is it that governments of both parties keep kicking the energy can down the road? Into.....
» 15/01/2018 2:01:07 PM The problem is that the sh1t hit the fan a long time before Malcolm or Warren got involved.....
» 10/01/2018 8:44:33 AM The elephant in the room which everyone seems to be ignorant of is "Where are you goi.....
» 10/01/2018 8:29:28 AM Ant, you are misinformed. It wasn't the Loy Yang poer station which tripped. The connector.....
» 9/01/2018 3:04:33 PM Ant. What sort of technology are you going to use to keep the electricity grid stable afte.....
» 9/01/2018 12:59:17 PM Methinks we are in for a lot more pain as the introduction of even more technology produce.....
» 8/01/2018 8:24:11 AM Hasbeen. You left Tony Abbott off your list of unworthy candidates for the top job. David.....
» 30/12/2017 4:57:16 AM Armchair Critic, I might observe that recent elections in the various states have not gone.....
» 29/12/2017 1:18:59 PM Daffy Duck. Looks like we are in the minority chum. Time will tell who is right, but I wou.....
» 29/12/2017 8:39:02 AM I think you said it all. No futher comments necessary. David.....
» 27/12/2017 9:54:56 AM You can't argue against logic, even though somw on this page still try. Logic beats faith .....
» 27/12/2017 7:07:04 AM Geoff and Banjo, There is no point in atrying to argue with a "blind" person wh.....
» 26/12/2017 2:15:51 PM ALTRAV. The fact that you have to resort to abuseive language just goes to show how fragil.....
» 26/12/2017 12:35:52 PM ALTRAV The fallacy in your argument is that you reckon that Homosexuals cannot reproduce......
» 26/12/2017 9:29:25 AM ALTRAV You need to get with reality Chum. David.....
» 23/12/2017 2:14:57 PM Alan, I am big enough to admit that I don't have all the answers, but I have been around f.....
» 22/12/2017 12:34:15 PM Alan, you first couple of sentences I will have to agree with, but after that, all I can s.....
» 9/12/2017 5:57:58 AM POGI. Yeah and Amen. David.....
» 5/12/2017 12:18:23 PM Sells, the problems facing the Christian churches are bound up with their belief that the .....
» 5/12/2017 9:41:42 AM One of your better essays Sells, but you lost me in the final paragraph. You need to do be.....
» 1/12/2017 7:05:21 AM Rayco. If you want to play with figures, only about 30 percent of the eligible voters vote.....
» 1/12/2017 6:59:27 AM And Australia is quite prepared to inflict these same 'undesireble" people on other c.....
» 30/11/2017 3:24:25 PM Philip S et al. The number of men languishing on Manus Island is infinitesmal compared to .....
» 30/11/2017 10:15:36 AM George Brandis has indicated that the government are not going to 'remove one form of disc.....
» 30/11/2017 10:06:48 AM Bev Holmes-Brown, I am afraid that in the eyes of both our major political parties as well.....
» 29/11/2017 6:42:27 PM Armchaircritic "Some Things To Remember About Consent: Consent is a continuous proce.....
» 29/11/2017 12:24:06 PM "I suspect their true motive is to promote transgender lifestyles, rather than educat.....
» 24/11/2017 9:55:13 PM It seems to me that it is time we had another referendum to change Section 44(1) to remove.....
» 21/11/2017 2:06:00 PM My best advice to you Stepen would be be to crawl back under your and don''t venture back .....
» 18/11/2017 2:46:32 PM There are those who profess fo be Christian, but who also lack kindness. That is an oxymor.....
» 16/11/2017 10:17:07 AM "What's wrong about adorning God with fictional attributes so long as it helps people.....
» 15/11/2017 6:39:45 PM http://www.pickle-publishing.com/papers/triple-crown-marcellus-ii.htm If you need to be co.....
» 14/11/2017 5:22:27 PM Meanwhile the illegal immigrants continue to arrive by the plane load and outstay their vi.....
» 14/11/2017 5:16:12 PM I think you put up a good case for atheism Sells. Those people who attack the idea of athe.....
» 8/11/2017 9:52:41 AM No need to read the book, you have given it all away. David.....
» 26/10/2017 10:12:46 PM Back about 50 years ago, Arthur Hewson, a Country Party candidate, ( some might remember w.....
» 26/10/2017 4:33:06 PM The New Zealanders have got what they deserved. We have no right to complain or meddle wit.....
» 23/10/2017 1:59:40 PM Daffy Duck, no need for me to add anything, you have said it all. David.....
» 21/10/2017 8:28:57 AM There are some heartless B3rstards in this discussion. David.....
» 19/10/2017 10:21:30 PM Joe, might I respectfully suggest that the time has come for some reasoned debate in parli.....
» 19/10/2017 10:09:49 PM I presume the author knows what safeguards are already in the bill which is before parliam.....
» 16/10/2017 5:07:23 PM I think have both parents as full bloods is too restrictive. However, we need to draw a li.....
» 16/10/2017 10:59:28 AM Reidendification is a problem which could be overcome by refusing aboriginal identificatio.....
» 14/10/2017 8:44:17 PM ALTRAV. You are as close to the truth as I have seen. There are people out there who claim.....
» 12/10/2017 3:15:28 PM Don, I suspect that your figure of 700,000 might be a bit on the low side. Several years a.....
» 12/09/2017 8:50:47 AM Don and Joe, you are both right on the money. The days of the traditional aboriginal are p.....
» 12/09/2017 8:31:31 AM Stupid is as stupid does! David.....
» 6/09/2017 2:16:07 PM Big Mama. "Far more children are killed and abused by their mothers, than by their fa.....
» 5/09/2017 6:28:21 PM You keep rabbiting on about marriage and reproduction, but many of today's young ones have.....
» 28/08/2017 11:35:25 AM Face, but preface, not efface. Phlegm, phlegmatic, ass, glass, bass. Large, but targ.....
» 28/08/2017 11:33:45 AM Ivy, privy, famous; clamour And enamour rhyme with hammer. River, rival, tomb, bom.....
» 28/08/2017 11:30:55 AM If you can recite this without stumbling, the you can truly read well. THE CHAOS by.....
» 31/07/2017 10:05:21 PM "Light Is (Inherently) Indivisible, Non-Separate, and One Only." Daffy Duck, the.....
» 31/07/2017 6:23:55 PM I cannot look at all the travail in the world as a result of man's inhumanity to his fello.....
» 29/07/2017 3:52:34 PM I am still lurking but AJP is saying all that is needed at present. David.....
» 27/07/2017 12:43:41 PM Diver Dan "I've already mentioned three religions which worship the same God (noun). .....
» 24/07/2017 12:08:26 AM He is off the planet. You are wasting your time even entering into a reasoned discussion w.....
» 21/07/2017 11:50:58 AM The reduction in the birth rate can be largely attributed to the introduction of the contr.....
» 20/07/2017 6:24:02 PM I am past heaping scorn on those of my friends who believe in a life after death. Better t.....
» 14/07/2017 10:59:47 AM It is all about oil. As far as the "Great powers" are concerned, Man's inhumanit.....
» 24/06/2017 7:36:35 AM Philip S, you nailed it. David.....
» 21/06/2017 11:53:57 AM The first thing I noticed under the heading of "Orderly Transition" is "All.....
» 21/06/2017 9:41:54 AM Try as I might, I cannot find a copy of the Finkle report. All I can find is other peoples.....
» 15/06/2017 12:36:40 PM Well, that was just like the Finkel report itself. Just a lot of hot air, without any prac.....
» 2/06/2017 12:36:46 AM "All we have left is art wank." I am afraid that sums it up very well. David.....
» 17/05/2017 11:05:56 AM "Many politicians may also lack the scientific knowledge base with which to consider .....
» 14/05/2017 11:17:37 PM You need to live with someone who in spite of the best palliative care, has reached the en.....
» 12/05/2017 6:36:07 PM AJ, you are wasting your time trying to carry out a reasoned argument with Runner. Religio.....
» 10/05/2017 8:51:20 PM Well, he would say that, wouldn't he. David.....
» 10/05/2017 9:28:20 AM " I am a church man and I believe it is a place of healing and real answers." T.....
» 27/04/2017 5:46:09 PM Well, sometimes there are people who Graham lets into this forum who have something useful.....
» 17/04/2017 8:53:57 PM Thanks for clearing that Up. David.....
» 17/04/2017 9:58:58 AM Anti Colonial."So tell us when it was stolen?" Don't you realise that God gave .....
» 15/04/2017 3:36:52 PM "The Arabs - already sovereign in 22 States - are assuredly the architects of their o.....
» 14/04/2017 11:07:39 AM And I suppose those same Oslo Accords give Israel carte blanche to build settlements on wh.....
» 14/04/2017 11:02:34 AM "Those family relations were not ideal and some clearly immoral, but God was not stum.....
» 12/04/2017 9:31:55 PM Malthus may yet have the last word. Time will tell. David.....
» 7/04/2017 4:11:55 PM Perhaps if we stopped reviving those who had overdosed and just left them to die, their ma.....
» 5/04/2017 11:50:09 AM It is all about OIL. David.....
» 5/04/2017 11:38:00 AM He is just another con man using other people's money for self aggrandisement. Yesterday's.....
» 5/04/2017 11:27:23 AM "Minority groups, ethnic or ­religious, often have negative views towards other vulne.....
» 4/04/2017 11:43:55 AM I don't always agree with David, but on this occasion it seems that most OLO readers are o.....
» 4/04/2017 11:33:25 AM Quirk and Miskelly seem to have done the sums which Wetherall should have done before he s.....
» 31/03/2017 2:12:24 PM Who do you think voted for the House of Representatives? David.....
» 30/03/2017 8:14:22 AM McCackie. Who might these "Arts Graduates" be. David.....
» 29/03/2017 9:05:23 PM Doog, Why do you think that is so? Gruen. You would be given more credence if you had jus.....
» 28/03/2017 5:07:44 PM Batteries and other forms of storage do not produce power, so items 1 and 2 can be discoun.....
» 28/03/2017 2:42:48 PM And what, pray tell, is your solution to our inevitable power problems, Planty. David.....
» 28/03/2017 10:37:20 AM It isn't only the nuclear power industry that is heading for a crisis. The same scenario a.....
» 23/03/2017 9:59:34 AM It was Barry Goldwater, who stood for president of the United States against Richard Nixon.....
» 20/03/2017 6:33:29 AM Yuyutzu, your logic is impeccable, however no one claims that our culture come from Ned Ke.....
» 16/03/2017 5:16:14 PM Runner, the state of Israel is built on sand. It's reason for existence is built on the my.....
» 16/03/2017 3:58:22 PM Batteries will be old technology very soon. You should talk to Dr Kevin Moriarty at 1414De.....
» 16/03/2017 10:16:48 AM Alan, I still don't see any gigawatt thorium plants being constructed yet. Please explain .....
» 15/03/2017 10:44:22 AM The cost of living is largely in the hands of the consumers. We don't need to buy the late.....
» 15/03/2017 10:36:13 AM Alan, Hazelwood is past redemption, it has already been raised from the grave before. In l.....
» 2/03/2017 11:07:36 PM "God can sort the goats from the sheep without the help of the state!" If you wo.....
» 27/02/2017 9:55:23 PM I wasn't comparing them at all. I was just stating a fact without even offering an opinion.....
» 27/02/2017 3:32:35 PM Yuyutsu, a lot of what you say makes a certain amount of sense. I might say that there are.....
» 27/02/2017 1:04:00 PM Big Nana, you need to be corrected. It is a fact that even without intervention, one in ev.....
» 27/02/2017 12:50:58 PM "men and women who lived in Christendom understood themselves as being children of Go.....
» 6/02/2017 2:27:11 PM "Hospitals are the only place for end of life pain management." Alan B. Not so......
» 4/02/2017 7:54:37 AM God won't help, after all, he did nothing to help Jesus. David.....
» 3/02/2017 10:31:43 AM Too much ideology, absolutely no compassion. David.....
» 3/02/2017 9:01:49 AM It would not matter how well the letter of the law was followed, people like the author wo.....
» 12/01/2017 9:06:29 AM Hasbeen et al, I am still waiting for an explanation from you and your friends as to why t.....
» 11/01/2017 12:08:28 PM Hasbeen, I don't think the planet was ever a ball of ice, so you question is moot. David.....
» 11/01/2017 10:20:22 AM Graham, what I am trying to get across is that that because of the effect that I have desc.....
» 10/01/2017 4:03:05 PM Graham, you are half right. I probably simplified it a bit too much, but the tides and cur.....
» 9/01/2017 6:52:25 PM First of all, I would refer you to Graham's piece in Ambit Gambit. All you amateur climat.....
» 28/12/2016 10:54:23 AM The Jewish people are still milking the Holocaust for everything they can, and to hell wit.....
» 24/12/2016 10:46:03 AM Grateful, the problem with your argument is that what you yourself believe about your reli.....
» 21/12/2016 11:58:12 AM Grateful, I wonder what your take in this is then? Radical group calls for global Islamic.....
» 21/12/2016 9:01:16 AM Perhaps the good lady would care to enlighten us what other remarkable technology her mob .....
» 19/12/2016 8:11:16 AM ChristinaMac1. Back in the dark ages the boilers in steam engine were blowing up, but they.....
» 17/12/2016 10:03:05 PM So ChristinaMac1, what is your solution to producing sufficient base load power to maintai.....
» 17/12/2016 2:03:18 PM Might I ask, what are the odds of that happening in SA or for that matter, anywhere else i.....
» 16/12/2016 9:46:38 PM I hate to say this Joe, but sometimes I think the brains of some of these so called ".....
» 16/12/2016 10:20:59 AM Sometimes it takes the sharp barbs of someone like A.A.Gill to make people aware of their .....
» 16/12/2016 8:59:02 AM I am not sure where the boundary is but not all the middle east inhabitants are Arabs even.....
» 13/12/2016 1:04:38 PM " Its ultimate goal is to create an Islamic world." and don't you lot out there.....
» 12/12/2016 5:55:51 PM cont. As our population expands, this will be a minimum requirement. Remember that for eve.....
» 12/12/2016 5:54:52 PM Mia, I think you need to acquaint yourself with some of the cold hard facts about power ge.....
» 11/12/2016 1:46:47 AM "A fusion reactor capable of producing limitless clean energy is up and running in Ge.....
» 10/12/2016 11:24:41 AM AlanB. I think you need to have a wider look at the Thorium situation. In theory it sounds.....
» 10/12/2016 7:02:23 AM With the imminent closure of Hazellwood about to become a reality, Victoria is going to re.....
» 10/12/2016 6:22:52 AM Grateful, the problem that non Moslem Australian Australians have is that when things such.....
» 10/12/2016 5:55:58 AM David, am I correct that it is a Jewish belief, that in the end days, all Jews will be ret.....
» 6/12/2016 12:21:09 PM Grateful, how can you say that Islam is a beautiful religion when so many Muslims are curr.....
» 1/12/2016 9:23:54 PM Gadfly " One test is whether they are prepared to swear or affirm loyalty to the Quee.....
» 30/11/2016 4:53:26 PM So there Mr.Singer. What BS are you going to come up with to reply to that? David.....
» 30/11/2016 12:04:48 PM I remember reading a scholarly expose of Islam a while ago in which it was claimed that if.....
» 29/11/2016 10:04:23 AM An excellent article. I don't expect too much in the way of reform from the current group .....
» 23/11/2016 10:25:26 AM Nice try David, but you still don't understand the aspirations of all the Arabs that your .....
» 18/11/2016 3:16:03 PM Seems to me, from Marcia's figures, a much larger number of aboriginal men should be langu.....
» 18/11/2016 2:03:43 PM Joe, I just saw a brief bit of Jacinta, but I had to go out. I will watch it on Iview. I g.....
» 18/11/2016 10:06:24 AM Sorry if this is off topic. https://www.dpmc.gov.au/sites/default/files/publications/indi.....
» 18/11/2016 9:54:45 AM Loudmouth. "mortality rates for Indigenous children are 4-5 times higher than for oth.....
» 16/11/2016 9:30:39 AM "It starts at primary school, with the uniforms spelling out the inequity – boys get .....
» 11/11/2016 3:48:03 PM My memory goes back a bit further than the author of this article. One needs to look at th.....
» 9/11/2016 4:12:56 PM Alan B. I have done some further searching on the web and it appears that quite a bit has .....
» 9/11/2016 6:15:52 AM Pogo. If you want to learn more about Nuclear matters go to http://www.open.edu/openlearn.....
» 8/11/2016 5:27:17 PM Pogi, if you have a good knowledge of chemistry and thermodynamics, the following might he.....
» 8/11/2016 9:07:05 AM It has been suggested that Premier Andrews should buy back the Hazelwood station and refur.....
» 6/11/2016 9:19:55 PM Hasbeen, the ABC already has backup diesel generators. Aiden, in a perfect world, what yo.....
» 4/11/2016 10:17:06 AM You will be wanting portholes in your coffin next. David.....
» 4/11/2016 10:01:55 AM I would like to know how Hazelwood is supposed to be producing 25 percent of the Latrobe V.....
» 2/11/2016 12:18:45 PM No one seems to be singing the praises of Tony Abbott. The best thing that he could do wou.....
» 1/11/2016 12:29:12 PM One of the problems in Qeensland is that the police already have a reputation for being ov.....
» 31/10/2016 9:40:32 AM Cobber, perhaps David, in a rather circumlocutory manner, is suggesting in a somewhat not .....
» 19/10/2016 9:09:35 AM As I see it, because of the Luddites in the Green party, Australia will not go down any nu.....
» 19/10/2016 8:41:46 AM Once upon a time, it was correctly called religious instruction. Now it sneaks in under th.....
» 17/10/2016 10:08:59 PM You can carry on about renewables for as long as you like, but for an electricity grid to .....
» 12/10/2016 12:10:20 PM Perhaps these might be a better solution to the problem, http://machinedesign.com/news/no-.....
» 19/09/2016 12:47:53 PM Runner have you ever considered that if it wasn't for sex, we wouldn't be here. David.....
» 19/09/2016 12:31:12 PM Good manners apart from convention should have kept them in their seats. Obviously it was .....
» 17/09/2016 2:09:25 PM Alan B. While the amount of energy obtained from a few milligrams of thorium might theore.....
» 15/09/2016 10:52:45 AM Another armchair economist with a lot to say, but no real solutions to any real problems. .....
» 15/09/2016 10:40:22 AM The author needs to go and spend a weekend night in the casualty department of one of the .....
» 15/09/2016 10:30:39 AM Hi Minotaur, If you want some enlightenment, go and sit in the Alice Springs court on a Mo.....
» 14/09/2016 12:44:54 PM Minotaur, if you need to argue about semantics, you are the one with a very poor argument......
» 14/09/2016 9:05:48 AM Pilgrim, Having lived in the NT in years past, and visited fairly recently, I have persona.....
» 7/09/2016 2:20:43 PM Joe, not just a passing thought, but how long do you think it will be before the urban &qu.....
» 6/09/2016 2:38:26 PM Joe, you and Leak, the cartoonist should get together. I am sure that you could provide hi.....
» 6/09/2016 10:05:32 AM Bruce, it isn't only white helpers of aboriginals who have got their snouts in their troug.....
» 25/08/2016 9:59:05 AM No further comments are necessary. David.....
» 22/07/2016 11:40:05 AM The problem with the debate is that those in opposition to the project are misinformed so .....
» 20/07/2016 9:07:49 AM Seems to me that Spencer Gear is the fruitcake. David.....
» 14/07/2016 10:52:17 PM Aiden, it is no use trying to argue with fools, don't waste your time. David.....
» 13/07/2016 10:37:02 PM In your dreams. David.....
» 13/07/2016 8:07:22 PM " Out of the 12 seats lost by the Government so far, eight were held by far right pol.....
» 11/07/2016 11:52:33 AM Here is a bloke who knows what he is talking about, but the green anti nuclear lobby seems.....
» 23/06/2016 9:43:49 AM The obvious conclusion that can be drawn from the article is that Australia has no alterna.....
» 22/06/2016 1:27:11 PM That was a very interesting program. The principal made an interesting point that the succ.....
» 22/06/2016 1:15:52 PM http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-06-16/muscat-lessons-from-the-frontline-of-gonski-style-fu.....
» 9/06/2016 3:52:17 PM Alan B. According to my reading of all the blurb, the foreign companies which in general a.....
» 6/06/2016 8:02:24 AM I didn't mean we should cut off welfare so much as all the other add ons that seem to prol.....
» 5/06/2016 7:50:33 PM Perhaps the solution to the problem is staring us in the face and we don't realise it. The.....
» 5/06/2016 12:06:25 PM Joe, you might also read http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/review/experiments-in-selfde.....
» 2/06/2016 11:38:50 AM Hi Joe and Big Nana, Do you think any of this will change after they get Reconciliation or.....
» 1/06/2016 3:06:34 PM Runner and your Jewish mates. If the Lord God who you are all so busy quoting was real an.....
» 1/06/2016 1:38:53 PM Big Nana, that is telling it like it is, no BS, no excuses. The powers that be won't liste.....
» 1/06/2016 11:48:25 AM Alan, form my experience and observation, the only way is no way. Too much effort and mone.....
» 1/06/2016 11:42:16 AM As I have previously stated with good authority of none other than a Coptic Bishop, they d.....
» 30/05/2016 2:49:52 PM I wasn't exactly young and naive when I read the book. I suppose you will be trying to tel.....
» 26/05/2016 2:15:01 PM Joe, I have tried to find that book a few times, but so far no luck. It was a first hand e.....
» 25/05/2016 8:23:55 PM I just gave you the evidence. Just because it goes against your propaganda, you refuse to .....
» 25/05/2016 11:30:29 AM David Singer, my information came from a book I read quite a few years ago. I am a bit vag.....
» 23/05/2016 10:05:47 AM "We came to a region that was inhabited by Arabs, and we set up a Jewish state. In ma.....
» 11/05/2016 3:24:34 PM You keep blaming Turnbull, but unfortunately (particularly for him}, he has a group of gen.....
» 9/05/2016 10:09:57 AM I think this essay by Sells is at last a genuine attempt by him to come to grips with the .....
» 9/05/2016 10:00:06 AM The budget was fiscally responsible in the way it will produce jobs for those who are curr.....
» 3/05/2016 4:29:23 PM My suggestion is that Malcolm should have a good look at what the response to the budget i.....
» 3/05/2016 4:20:33 PM It doesn't matter where you want to put it, some bloody aboriginal or greenie group will r.....
» 28/04/2016 7:10:13 PM Aidan. I would suggest that it is morally wrong with seeking to improve your standard of .....
» 28/04/2016 10:02:53 AM Why do we keep hearing this mantra of "we need to keep improving our standard of livi.....
» 20/04/2016 8:28:27 PM To invert Runner's statement. When you embrace the physical resurrection of Christ and tra.....
» 20/04/2016 11:15:36 AM So what the resurrection means in real terms is that it it was all smoke and mirrors, like.....
» 20/04/2016 10:02:41 AM Louisa, why do you think that the "mistakes in the past" were actually mistakes......
» 19/04/2016 2:49:20 PM Rhosty and Alon, I hope neither of you is holding your breath. The Saudi royal family is g.....
» 19/04/2016 2:25:33 PM "The Wood Report (2008), commissioned to report on the New South Wales Department of .....
» 13/04/2016 9:28:33 PM Now we have the Victorian government throwing $500,000,000 at the problem with a minimal a.....
» 10/04/2016 9:53:02 AM LEGO That is telling it like it is, no PC BS. It is a pity that writers of these reports d.....
» 9/04/2016 8:18:04 AM A few months ago I suggested to a local magistrate that from my observations in his courtr.....
» 8/04/2016 3:25:02 PM Taken directly from the Report "The terms of reference do not require the Commission .....
» 22/03/2016 3:11:24 PM Before I start let me say that I use the word "queer" in the same context as the.....
» 14/03/2016 10:14:57 AM Rhosty, you are too harsh. The problem is that the article really only provide the pieces .....
» 14/03/2016 10:07:09 AM Barnaby should go back to Queensland where his head in the sand view of climate change and.....
» 2/03/2016 10:07:23 AM David, your push to get rid of all the Palestinians living in the West Bank seems to be no.....
» 2/03/2016 10:02:21 AM The author contradicts his own story. On the one hand, he paints an optimistic picture and.....
» 2/03/2016 9:50:17 AM Victoria had a perfect place for a dam on the Mitchell but after putting all the infrastru.....
» 17/02/2016 11:56:21 AM The Americans have little to complain about when it comes to fuel prices. Apart from the o.....
» 11/02/2016 2:55:09 PM The only reason why Israel exists is because the Jewish terrorists blackmailed the British.....
» 11/02/2016 9:25:59 AM "It is the occupation and the continuing expansion of the settlements that are behind.....
» 10/02/2016 3:38:32 PM Once again Sells is rabbiting on about time. Get real man. David.....
» 9/02/2016 4:15:09 PM 579, I think you will find that the after effects of Fukushima are minimal and things are .....
» 8/02/2016 10:35:46 AM Unfortunately, by the time we educate the unscientific community, it will probably be too .....
» 28/01/2016 12:02:56 PM There is something else that needs to be factored into the discussion. Prior to 1788 ther.....
» 27/01/2016 7:17:04 AM "The English had the knack of creating viable and stable countries, everywhere they w.....
» 26/01/2016 4:13:39 PM Tribalism is the main problem. The colonizers failed to recognize this and set up artifici.....
» 26/01/2016 3:48:31 PM Onya LEGO. The author forgot to mention the copious amounts of beer that go with the lamb.....
» 26/01/2016 3:41:13 PM Stan Grant's rant puts him on a par with Pilger. I need say no more. David.....
» 26/01/2016 3:34:55 PM Plantagenet you owe David Morrison a big apology. He has pledged to carry on the good work.....
» 25/01/2016 9:59:10 AM I think that sums it up pretty well Joe. David.....
» 25/01/2016 8:18:47 AM "The upshot is that Indigenous population growth in the NT is extremely low" If .....
» 25/01/2016 8:14:07 AM Joe, the bounty has been dropping out of the sky for 50 years, but the dumb ones haven't t.....
» 19/01/2016 2:20:38 PM Interesting article Joe. Several years ago, I forget how many, I made a calculation based .....
» 24/12/2015 5:20:58 PM Jay Of Melbourne, Can we have a translation into Australian vernacular please. David.....
» 22/12/2015 9:27:34 PM " Real issues will win out over blind faith in the end." That is a bit rich comi.....
» 22/12/2015 12:10:11 PM Runner, you had better go back and re-read the article. "Terrorism and the Islamic S.....
» 17/12/2015 8:01:50 AM Suzi "As I have said, I think all religions and Gods are man-made creations, designed.....
» 16/12/2015 6:45:58 PM As usual it is a case of never passing pearls of wisdom before swine. David.....
» 16/12/2015 3:01:16 PM The north polar ice is a much better indicator and it is melting more each year. Read the .....
» 16/12/2015 2:25:01 PM Perhaps the Climate Change skeptics should look at this. https://www.washingtonpost.com/ne.....
» 15/12/2015 10:56:41 AM Runner, It isn't Jesus who I am concerned with. It is the very fallible people who followe.....
» 15/12/2015 10:24:06 AM Runner, if you want a reliable source of history, I would suggest to you and others of you.....
» 10/12/2015 2:00:12 PM The bottom 20 percent are most like nett non contributors to the tax system after they col.....
» 2/12/2015 1:48:41 PM Peter Lang. Thanks for the references. Quite obviously, unless we are prepared to get our .....
» 1/12/2015 8:40:57 AM The problem with the anti euthanasia lobby is that they continue to promulgate the myth th.....
» 12/11/2015 6:18:37 AM Children need to be taught the concepts of "reasoned argument". Courses such as .....
» 19/10/2015 12:15:34 PM "Eradicating poverty also requires well-designed social protection systems that provi.....
» 12/10/2015 5:27:18 PM http://ncis.anu.edu.au/_lib/doc/MD_Press_Club_110603.pdf Take particular notice of the co.....
» 6/10/2015 4:00:57 PM Davidf and Apsley, you are both right on the money. Sells, Paul was a very strong misogyn.....
» 6/10/2015 3:31:31 PM You are all missing the point, except that the author touched on what is possibly the main.....
» 28/09/2015 11:52:41 AM David, I must admit that on most occasions I don't agree with what you have to say, but th.....
» 27/09/2015 11:21:49 PM And eighty percent of them are poor, just waiting for the right moment to rebel and the gu.....
» 25/09/2015 9:56:15 AM I might make a couple of points. For a start it seems to me that the "Suitably skille.....
» 23/09/2015 10:48:02 AM Runner the religion of yours is just as warped as the religion of ISIS. You should go and .....
» 23/09/2015 10:27:21 AM "Thats 7.6 million not 76 million sorry" You just left out a comma, but you ar.....
» 23/09/2015 10:13:05 AM JKJ, you should pull your head in. David.....
» 16/09/2015 8:34:09 AM Runner, have a look at this. http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/books/193325.....
» 15/09/2015 1:32:49 PM Congratulations to Mr. Turnbull. At last we have a man with a brain at the helm, some subs.....
» 12/09/2015 8:33:26 AM Sells, there are many of us out there in the real world who have grown up in the Christian.....
» 9/09/2015 8:24:28 AM Obesity is primarily caused by bad eating habits, particularly the excess food which our a.....
» 9/09/2015 8:12:57 AM We will have to wait until later in the day to find out what the response of the Australia.....
» 7/09/2015 12:38:35 PM "Tony Jones looked very uncomfortable when Naomi Klein was speaking". I really .....
» 1/09/2015 10:12:40 PM Sells, you have conveniently ignored the facts that Hitler was a Catholic and also that th.....
» 1/09/2015 2:22:53 PM Runner, I don't feel hatred at all. Pity is perhaps a better word. One cannot feel hatred .....
» 31/08/2015 10:45:13 PM Runner, it isn't hatred at all. It all about whether what you and other Christians believe.....
» 31/08/2015 4:14:23 PM The problem with all you theologians is that you can't see the evidence when it is staring.....
» 31/08/2015 9:46:11 AM Sells, go and have a look at this interview with Stephen Fry and then come back and tell m.....
» 31/07/2015 10:42:42 AM By any measure, Adam Goodes is a great bloke, both on and off the field. The young girl wh.....
» 29/07/2015 10:28:14 AM Sooner or later, the penny will drop and all the anti nukes will realize that if they want.....
» 29/07/2015 10:12:32 AM It isn't what people eat, it is the amount of food people eat that causes them to become o.....
» 27/07/2015 8:02:10 AM "And what we need in Australia is to start an intelligent and compassionate conversat.....
» 6/07/2015 10:34:02 AM I think the author is laboring under a misconception about the authorship of the idea of s.....
» 26/06/2015 4:04:17 PM Zaky Mallah showed himself up to be the little sh1t that he is, so what is the big deal. T.....
» 25/06/2015 11:14:57 AM You are probably right, but instead of a Dickensian oration, you could have just said that.....
» 25/06/2015 11:07:59 AM Sells, at the end of the day these myths are all BS, and as we used to say."BS baffle.....
» 23/06/2015 3:27:53 PM David, the game is up and the chickens are coming home to roost. Galatians 6:7-9King Jam.....
» 18/06/2015 1:52:05 PM I have never read so much conspiratorial BS in my life. David.....
» 18/06/2015 11:04:58 AM I think we can safely ignore the conspiracy theories of the previous poster. Getting back .....
» 17/06/2015 9:56:35 AM Perhaps it would be germane for those such as David to read www.epa.sa.gov.au/files/477912.....
» 16/06/2015 10:49:45 AM David, you article would be much more credible if you quoted some scientific papers on soc.....
» 3/06/2015 2:22:24 PM "So why do we hear so many seniors saying how hard up they are, with barely the resou.....
» 1/06/2015 3:25:27 PM My late partner of 22 years and I managed to have a generally harmonious and loving defact.....
» 19/05/2015 3:03:37 PM One would assume that if land was taxed, then to compensate, other taxes would have to go .....
» 12/05/2015 7:06:49 PM Amit, it would have been more to the point if the speakers at the funeral service had conc.....
» 12/05/2015 6:58:55 PM Leo Lane, I wonder if you can therefore explain why the oceans are rising as per the lates.....
» 12/05/2015 12:20:44 PM ConservativeHippie Join the queue. David.....
» 12/05/2015 9:59:57 AM "80% of the people at universities are wasting their time and taxpayers' money.".....
» 12/05/2015 9:04:01 AM "Our graduates are finding it increasingly difficult to find employment once completi.....
» 12/05/2015 8:52:37 AM If you take God out of the argument, you are left with a baseless proposition. You have to.....
» 8/05/2015 12:54:25 PM Hasbeen, if he starts practicing medicine he will surely get an opportunity to see the oth.....
» 8/05/2015 11:51:58 AM What an excellent article. It gets right to the nub of the problem without overstating the.....
» 7/05/2015 11:09:04 AM It isn't the year 12 marks that are the end result. It is the students ability to complete.....
» 7/05/2015 10:59:20 AM "We connected with Myuran and Andrew. We saw their stories on the news every night.&q.....
» 1/05/2015 2:58:03 PM OTB John 3:16, "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that .....
» 1/05/2015 2:24:43 PM "Expanding an industry rather than creating renown institutions of learning Creating.....
» 1/05/2015 2:04:02 PM It also needs to be pointed out that infrastructure renewal and maintenance are also a big.....
» 29/04/2015 8:44:17 AM McIntyre's tweet included "Wonder if the poorly-read, largely white, nationalist drin.....
» 29/04/2015 8:23:17 AM Some time ago I belonged to a local bushwalking club. One of our members was employed by D.....
» 27/04/2015 9:07:03 PM There were plenty of criticisms of the status quo, but the article was hopelessly short of.....
» 27/04/2015 9:41:29 AM Why do these homeland communities need additional support from any government when they ar.....
» 9/04/2015 9:23:55 AM Runner, the Sunnis also kill Shiites and vice versa, all in the name of you non existent G.....
» 9/04/2015 9:01:16 AM Runner, it might be off topic, but I need to point out to you and others, that the God whi.....
» 7/04/2015 1:22:23 PM Ah, yes. "Hope springs eternal in a mother;s breast." Christians hope to go to h.....
» 31/03/2015 10:24:10 AM Dr McGoldrick you are right on the money. It won't happen if the Republicans win the next .....
» 31/03/2015 10:14:20 AM You don't have to lower wages to cut costs. You just have to cut out all the dead wood. Lo.....
» 16/03/2015 10:39:05 PM Peter, I don't think you get any brownie points for dismissing the thyroid cancers so lig.....
» 16/03/2015 7:29:26 AM "The nuclear fuel cycle does not give rise to significant radiation exposure for memb.....
» 15/03/2015 5:33:13 PM Peter, I think you underestimate the ability of the general population to understand and t.....
» 13/03/2015 9:39:04 AM I do not hate Jews, but I do hate the dishonest way the Zionists in the state of Israel ha.....
» 12/03/2015 1:02:50 PM Students at non government schools may do better in year twelve, but do they also have a h.....
» 11/03/2015 12:05:56 PM The article seems to have too many wotifs to be very credible. David.....
» 11/03/2015 12:00:00 PM "Iran's goons in Gaza, its lackeys in Lebanon, its revolutionary guards on the Golan .....
» 10/03/2015 1:00:07 PM I didn't see any reference to Natural gas powered fuel cells in this discussion. This tech.....
» 9/03/2015 8:56:11 AM Thanks for that Joe. As you rightly point out, averages are not good things to rely on. It.....
» 6/03/2015 9:56:31 AM Jonathan J. Ariel, your bias is showing just a tad. David.....
» 6/03/2015 9:46:56 AM Big Nana, I am glad that it is you you has brought up the subject of "who can legally.....
» 5/03/2015 7:38:57 AM "You are dust and to dust you will return," That just about sums up the writings.....
» 4/03/2015 9:32:33 AM Your example of the surgeon is a "straw man" argument. You really will have to d.....
» 27/02/2015 10:07:23 AM Don't hold your breath Bruce. As you observed, Abbott is slow to learn, particularly on ma.....
» 23/02/2015 10:05:19 AM This article has no many ifs and buts that the author shouldn't have drawn any conclusions.....
» 23/02/2015 8:37:24 AM I would have thought that it was better to err on the high side so that people were more t.....
» 18/02/2015 10:41:51 AM Brian, the retired boomers won't be there. They are all touring around OZ in their caravan.....
» 11/02/2015 10:39:49 PM We had a very relevant saying when I was doing "nasho", "BS baffles brains.....
» 9/02/2015 1:56:26 PM Sells, when are you going to stop writing all this BS. David.....
» 4/02/2015 7:43:36 AM Dino, I don't know about political savvy, but Australians certainly don't have any economi.....
» 3/02/2015 1:33:21 PM Aiden, the reason the Greek economy is in the poo is that for years, the Greeks have regar.....
» 22/01/2015 9:22:43 AM Dear Constance. Thank you for posting "Putin's speech" whatever its source. It i.....
» 21/01/2015 9:21:35 AM "The message should be clear and unyielding: no State will tolerate under any circums.....
» 12/01/2015 1:47:58 PM Ise Mise "Fortunately this doesn't apply to followers of the Christ." You could.....
» 9/01/2015 3:09:55 PM Divergence, your advice re " Advance Health Care Directive" is very good. My lat.....
» 8/01/2015 11:12:56 AM The computer in my car accepts either "Oh" or "Zero", even though it h.....
» 8/01/2015 10:52:07 AM These people are not terrorists, they targeted the people they wanted to kill quite specif.....
» 2/01/2015 3:41:21 PM Why can't all you people just argue about the subject on hand instead of all this personal.....
» 2/01/2015 1:40:59 PM Big Nana and Valley Guy, you are to be commended for your comments. And it isn't just the .....
» 30/12/2014 4:49:57 PM The problem with Christians is not with their belief in the existence of Jesus. The proble.....
» 15/12/2014 9:59:15 PM Sells, I wonder have you ever considered the reason why God apparently forsake Jesus as he.....
» 2/12/2014 8:56:11 AM We need to revisit the old ethic which said, "It matters not whether you win or lose,.....
» 2/12/2014 8:43:12 AM All I can say is that I am glad that I was born in 1935 and not 2005 because the future do.....
» 28/11/2014 12:57:27 PM People like Rhosty need to spend some time looking after a terminally loved one before the.....
» 24/11/2014 10:04:10 PM Once again, all you nitwits out there, including the author, are all ignoring the elephant.....
» 15/11/2014 6:35:01 PM Aristocrat, the reason women are in those jobs is that men don't want to do those jobs and.....
» 15/11/2014 10:21:07 AM Jardine, you are worse than Dickens. You could have gone straight to your last paragraph a.....
» 14/11/2014 12:43:15 PM I would suggest that the average woman has a different agenda to the average man. Her prio.....
» 10/11/2014 2:24:43 PM The farmer's markets are great for the hobby farmer but are generally a rip off for the cu.....
» 10/11/2014 10:27:40 AM I am surprised that the author isn't railing against "those awful" GM crops that.....
» 4/11/2014 7:03:39 AM I am disappointed by the very small number of postings on this subject. One would have tho.....
» 3/11/2014 2:27:41 PM I would have agreed with the author once, but I watched the program about William Tyndale .....
» 31/10/2014 10:06:19 AM We had a saying when I was a Nasho and it still applies on matters of religion. "BS b.....
» 31/10/2014 9:54:05 AM We are not going to see any solutions while Netanyahu encourages his Zionist mates to cont.....
» 31/10/2014 9:49:44 AM Sells, the educated understand that God is a complete illusion in the minds of those who b.....
» 30/10/2014 10:28:50 PM Many good posts there, except for Runner and his equally dumb mate Asho but then there are.....
» 30/10/2014 3:21:21 PM Sells, is it possible that you actually agree with it? David.....
» 30/10/2014 12:29:53 PM Rhosty, how about keeping to the matter under discussion, instead of branching off into al.....
» 30/10/2014 8:08:50 AM I feel sorry for Runner and his ilk who so doggedly refuse to look reality in the face. D.....
» 22/10/2014 8:48:55 AM I have never been a great fan of Whitlam. Unfortunately for him and his great plans for th.....
» 14/10/2014 10:19:50 AM David G, you have hit the nail on the head. Our friend Runner does not know what he is tal.....
» 14/10/2014 9:54:53 AM David, your mob are doing a pretty good job killing off the residents of the Gaza strip so.....
» 8/10/2014 8:37:54 AM I would suggest, that in spite of what appears to be popular opinion, scattered through th.....
» 8/10/2014 8:11:11 AM Pericles, Grateful et al. It might also be germane to point out that often, much injusti.....
» 7/10/2014 6:57:13 PM After all the diatribe off the subject I would suggest the question is moot. Why would God.....
» 23/09/2014 6:50:08 PM Why are all you people being sucked in by the ravings of RUNNER? His tiny mind is never go.....
» 23/09/2014 6:13:02 PM Extropian1 Well said......
» 12/09/2014 11:41:40 AM My understanding is that Australia had had difficulty in finding crews for its current lot.....
» 12/09/2014 11:30:25 AM Poirot, the problem is that the opposition are just as stupid as Abbot is and they will al.....
» 9/09/2014 10:23:30 AM Ludwig and Ateday, you are both right on the money. Don Aitken should back into his cloist.....
» 9/09/2014 10:12:24 AM Let's get back to the basics of reading, writing and arithmetic, so that when the students.....
» 8/09/2014 11:14:00 AM I am with Yuyutsu. You only have to look at some of the recent ads for beer, encourageing .....
» 3/09/2014 5:27:06 PM Ah, the Greens, don't we love them, always at the forefront helping new infrastructure get.....
» 29/08/2014 7:39:15 PM It is all very well quoting megawatts of generating capacity. It is the megawatt hours of .....
» 29/08/2014 3:49:39 PM David Leyonhjelm Yeah and Amen. The very poor who cannot afford solar panels are subsidis.....
» 29/08/2014 3:41:07 PM .”That hypothesis – of interrupted pregnancies being carcinogenic because they arrest brea.....
» 22/08/2014 1:40:28 PM Numnul " Here's how I see it. Western paradigms cannot hold up under the weight of In.....
» 22/08/2014 10:42:05 AM Ozzie, you obviously don't understand the psyche of the negro in the southern states parti.....
» 14/08/2014 10:33:11 AM Neither will they stop these sort of incidents. School boys couldn't give a stuff about th.....
» 11/08/2014 11:31:08 PM Joe, to hell with 18C. What you just said is true. It is about time political correctness .....
» 11/08/2014 6:56:27 PM Joe and Big Nanna. You both know what you are talking about. Nothing is going to change wh.....
» 7/08/2014 9:48:38 AM Tasmania could be doing even better if the greenies had not torpedoed the dam on the Frank.....
» 7/08/2014 9:39:03 AM Big Nana "It seems that despite all the claims to the contrary, urban Indigenous do .....
» 5/08/2014 9:22:41 PM "It matters not whether you win or lose, it is how you play the game that counts.&quo.....
» 5/08/2014 9:00:48 PM I have to say this again, and I am glad to see that Loudmouth is on the same page. Perhaps.....
» 31/07/2014 10:45:54 AM Certainly from the point of view of the inhabitants of those Pacific Islands, the sea leve.....
» 25/07/2014 9:53:52 AM "Wasn't there some philosopher who said that without a belief in God people find it d.....
» 24/07/2014 9:44:11 PM My heterosexual partner and I were happily unmarried for 21 years until her untimely death.....
» 23/07/2014 10:07:06 AM Now, that really is a straw man argument if ever I have heard one. When I was young, we ha.....
» 23/07/2014 9:40:41 AM That is the problem with all these god botherers. All they can offer is hope, hope that th.....
» 18/07/2014 10:04:15 PM I still don't see why we need to know anything at all about Thorpe's sexual preferences. Y.....
» 15/07/2014 9:41:15 AM Now you are really telling it like it is. Unfortunately, from what I can see of the Americ.....
» 15/07/2014 9:34:27 AM "Art in our time is almost uniformly cut off from its origins in the decoration of ch.....
» 8/07/2014 2:58:17 PM Rhosty, The current single pension with various allowances is now 840 odd dollars per fort.....
» 8/07/2014 2:37:15 PM Ah, they do strange things in Queensland which us lesser mortals will never comprehend. D.....
» 4/07/2014 11:36:30 AM I may be a cynical old bugger, but past examples have shown that not all imams can be trus.....
» 4/07/2014 11:16:35 AM You should all go and read the piece by Kerryn Pholi. There is a lady who has gotten to th.....
» 30/06/2014 2:33:56 PM In your dreams Chum. David.....
» 30/06/2014 2:22:26 PM Foxy, that is all they are, beliefs, not facts. Other societies beside the Hebrews had go.....
» 30/06/2014 11:45:47 AM In my youth, we learned of myths and legends, but we understood that is exactly what they .....
» 29/06/2014 8:25:51 AM "that every person has a fundamental Identity: the creature of God, and by grace, his.....
» 18/06/2014 12:28:10 PM Pollie, you shot yourself in the foot with your opening sentence. " that the free mar.....
» 18/06/2014 11:58:30 AM The loony left don't have enough brains to realize the consequences of their opposition to.....
» 6/06/2014 6:49:11 PM Yuyutsu, there are too many Mickey Mouse degrees out there which are not useful to anyone .....
» 11/04/2014 9:58:04 AM If the score required to enter a university was increased to some more realistic level, th.....
» 30/03/2014 8:16:36 AM At last it seems that Sells has come to his senses and realises that God is but an illusio.....
» 30/03/2014 7:51:46 AM Diver Dan "..I am positive in my thinking that Aboriginal communities will eventually.....
» 30/03/2014 7:34:11 AM By their comments, most of the respondents here seem to know little about how farming ente.....
» 18/03/2014 1:08:25 PM Hasbeen, what you say might seem to many to be a bit harsh, but in this case I would tend .....
» 7/03/2014 9:24:43 AM I am with Chris Lewis and Squeers on this one. Jardine needs to get with reality. The U.S.....
» 21/02/2014 8:53:26 AM The bloke who wrote this convoluted twaddle has got to be a lawyer......
» 7/02/2014 1:15:56 PM James O'Neill "It is not just a question of how much tax is collected as a percentage.....
» 5/02/2014 10:39:08 PM Certainly no more led by people like Whitlam, Gillard or Rudd. I am ambivalent about Hawke.....
» 4/02/2014 2:57:57 PM I enjoyed the series, in spite of O'Brien. Keating turned out to much more than a pretty f.....
» 4/02/2014 2:50:38 PM Perhaps the author should take a good hard look at the colonised countries in Africa and S.....
» 31/01/2014 10:08:03 AM Unfortunately, there is very little that Australia can actually do, short of sending in ou.....
» 31/01/2014 9:48:27 AM Democracy appears to be working fairly well at present, even though it isn't well supporte.....
» 27/11/2013 10:29:22 AM All aid, whether it be overseas or at home to Aboriginal communities should be ceased. Mos.....
» 27/11/2013 9:57:52 AM They haven't had their right to protest taken away, they just have to do it 150 metres dow.....
» 30/10/2013 1:18:03 PM The commentariat seems to have completely missed the major thrust of the article. While i.....
» 30/10/2013 12:55:34 PM My memory of these things is a bid vague, but wasn't it Jesus who remarked that "The .....
» 2/10/2013 4:27:07 PM Onya Valley Guy. There are none so blind as those who will not see. David.....
» 28/09/2013 8:58:21 AM It looks like the IPCC has shot down the AGW deniers yet again. When are they going to lea.....
» 27/09/2013 7:46:34 AM Poirot and friends, we are wasting our time. You cannot change stupidity. David.....
» 26/09/2013 9:43:03 AM The elephant in the room is not what effect CO2 has on climate per se, but what effect is .....
» 25/09/2013 10:03:42 AM We would presume that the previous government acted on the advice given to it by the publi.....
» 23/09/2013 11:35:51 AM Once upon a time, fifty years ago, the cost of a house was around three times the cost of .....
» 23/09/2013 11:14:19 AM Robert, I suspect that the lack of a response on OLO to your article by 11.15 am is indica.....
» 23/09/2013 11:04:37 AM While I am very sympathetic to your cause, it is futile expecting relief anytime soon. As .....
» 23/09/2013 10:56:45 AM A good article. It is a very good example of what we used to call "Creative Account.....
» 20/09/2013 10:20:31 AM SPQR. You might be interested to know that I am neither a lefty or a green. If you study t.....
» 19/09/2013 7:09:42 AM David G, you have hit the nail on the head. If the stupid Yanks and their acolytes had sta.....
» 13/09/2013 12:53:43 PM Very well put Mark, it is a pity that the community at large does not realise the damage t.....
» 4/07/2013 3:53:48 PM The commentariat has said it all and there is nothing left for me to say except, "Wha.....
» 3/07/2013 8:54:04 AM The mere fact that only one of the OLO commentariat has seen fit to respond is a good indi.....
» 27/06/2013 8:42:03 PM The thrust of education in the non tertiary sector needs to change. At present the emphasi.....
» 21/06/2013 3:09:49 PM Joe, I know of one aboriginal community which has grasped the nettle and now runs what I b.....
» 20/06/2013 11:57:27 AM The author shows no comprehension of the logistics of providing frozen meat into Indonesia.....
» 19/06/2013 3:16:30 PM Hasbeen, that is a stupid question and you should know better than asking it. They would o.....
» 13/06/2013 12:09:29 AM Loudmouth, there are many kids both black and white who are never going to be university m.....
» 12/06/2013 11:52:29 PM Those who would defend the current Aussie consumption of alcohol should spend a day or two.....
» 12/06/2013 9:45:38 PM Cohenite. No I am not an Islamist, but I am getting weary of the holier than thou attitude.....
» 12/06/2013 2:08:33 PM The aboriginals already have equality, in fact I would go so far as to suggest that in the.....
» 12/06/2013 2:01:48 PM Having just read Uthman Badar's article, I am having difficulty understanding Tomothy's co.....
» 27/05/2013 11:29:55 AM If Adam Goodes wishes to not be called an ape then he should shave off his beard and get a.....
» 23/05/2013 10:16:28 AM My previous post was was a rather tongue in cheek effort at pointing out the problem of wo.....
» 22/05/2013 9:59:05 PM Why all the fuss about the reasons why people die? We are all going to die sooner or later.....
» 18/05/2013 6:26:41 AM Cohenite et al. Please read http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2013//20130412_arcticsea.....
» 16/05/2013 4:46:13 PM The leadbeaters possum is thriving mate. It nests in the old stags which the timber getter.....
» 15/05/2013 8:07:37 PM Runner. Your lot has been waiting for 2000 years for Jesus to return. You will still be wa.....
» 15/05/2013 6:40:07 PM Apart from being a touch too U.S. oriented it is a good article, not scientifically based,.....
» 13/05/2013 11:14:11 PM Rhosty. Methane is CH4. When I studied chemistry that meant that for every 4 tonnes of Hyd.....
» 13/05/2013 4:12:15 PM Since when has ultraviolet been categorised as "Ionising Radiation". I was under.....
» 8/05/2013 8:14:37 PM Nobody has picked it up but I am sure that with the name " Brendan O'Reilly ", t.....
» 8/05/2013 5:33:53 PM Yuyutsu " In Singer's map, the only area coloured "Not-Israel" would be the.....
» 8/05/2013 5:19:56 PM Rhosty, most of what you say is reasonable but I must correct your statement that the smar.....
» 7/05/2013 4:23:01 PM I'm sorry folks, but I have to strongly agree with Rafaele. We do have a real problem. Unf.....
» 3/05/2013 12:16:39 PM And when the world is ultimately over populated (if it isn't already) and we run out of no.....
» 16/04/2013 11:59:20 AM The north pole ice cap still seems to be retreating. David.....
» 27/03/2013 8:43:42 PM AA. Just because the whole world is cooking the books on employment, doesn't mean it isn't.....
» 26/03/2013 2:10:18 PM AA. The data collected by the ABS are just that, "BS". For example, if you have .....
» 25/03/2013 12:44:11 PM I don't think the fundamental principle of living within ones means and minimally relying .....
» 25/03/2013 9:37:56 AM Let me put another slant on the discussion. If the Labor government had not squandered so .....
» 21/03/2013 10:09:33 AM Verily simply put, we need to raise taxes. This means that every one needs to make a contr.....
» 4/03/2013 4:58:32 PM All I can say is that there are some strange minds out there. David.....
» 28/02/2013 9:06:06 AM "This would force the tax-base to expand a little faster than the rate of inflation, .....
» 27/02/2013 7:20:35 PM So what. Where do you go from here? You need to flesh out some ideas. David.....
» 25/02/2013 9:33:34 PM Some time ago a group of us visited the Lady Vera gold mine in a gully north of Noojee in .....
» 21/02/2013 2:42:45 PM One only has to look at the enormous amount of wasted resources that we have poured into I.....
» 19/02/2013 1:26:09 PM The Labor government made a big mistake spending money to prop up our economy during the G.....
» 19/02/2013 12:44:37 PM They didn't, but in our case, we are doing or best to right the wrongs of the past and do .....
» 14/02/2013 11:42:39 AM Let he who is without sin, cast the first stone. David.....
» 14/02/2013 11:38:59 AM Constance has summed it all up very nicely. In days of yore, we had in Melbourne, Technica.....
» 7/02/2013 8:12:38 PM Runner, there are plenty of shonks who are also Christians. I well remember my father atte.....
» 1/02/2013 10:33:34 AM I'm sorry that I sound superior, but to be truthful I do feel superior. As a 77 year old I.....
» 24/01/2013 1:26:41 PM I met Ron in Mt.Isa back in the sixties, but I moved on before I really got to know him. I.....
» 28/12/2012 9:40:18 AM I find it strange that a bloke with so much insight into these things failed to make anyth.....
» 5/12/2012 10:33:36 AM Diver Dan, you conveniently forget that that the state of Israel was established because o.....
» 4/12/2012 10:42:43 AM It could only happen Queensland and not just under a LNP government. The ALP is quite capa.....
» 17/11/2012 9:28:03 PM Rhosty, it is my understanding that the Israelis are already using drones to keep the Pale.....
» 16/11/2012 9:53:33 AM "In fact, while the Arab Spring has invigorated nearly every other revanchist politic.....
» 15/11/2012 10:51:21 AM Daffy Duck. It is quite remarkable; that you are to my knowledge, to have mentioned the n.....
» 22/10/2012 10:54:06 AM I have just come back from the U.S. and I suspect that GM, Ford and Chrysler are going to .....
» 16/10/2012 9:52:07 AM It may well be that students from the private sector achieve higher ENTER results but that.....
» 20/09/2012 11:05:12 AM Sorry I got off topic a bit. The teaching in the schools is already proceeding down the p.....
» 20/09/2012 11:01:04 AM The whole deal about same sex marriage is a non-sequiter. The law already recognises that .....
» 20/09/2012 10:37:55 AM Everard, the small miners have as much right to be there as the large ones and it is the l.....
» 17/09/2012 7:22:29 PM Judging from the news reports, there is actually one side which is pushing for a showdown .....
» 17/09/2012 12:19:36 PM It won't be an attack from Iran that the U.S. will have to worry about. The reaction from .....
» 14/09/2012 9:05:15 AM It seems to me that the gay community is really trying to shoot the messenger and is not a.....
» 13/09/2012 2:56:00 PM Runner, you must be a very unique person......
» 13/09/2012 11:37:29 AM Rhosty A well thought out response. Think you have made many good points. I wouldn't hold.....
» 13/09/2012 11:21:14 AM As an older Australian who has been around the country and come in contact with people fro.....
» 13/09/2012 11:06:12 AM Because of the profligate spending by Labor under the weak excuse of saving us from the GF.....
» 13/09/2012 10:49:37 AM "Other key drivers are ethnic, religious and tribal divisionsmany within national bor.....
» 13/09/2012 10:33:50 AM Many years ago, the then Country Party made the mistake of changing their name to the Nati.....
» 12/09/2012 7:28:04 PM "What gives us the right to assume that every nation would be better under a ‘democra.....
» 7/09/2012 2:26:20 PM Rhosty Dream on......
» 6/09/2012 5:02:53 PM Can somebody tell me why there is so much venom being propagated by those who are opposed .....
» 6/09/2012 10:05:28 AM A very good article which shows much insight into what seems to be a very poorly utilised .....
» 5/09/2012 11:00:06 AM Foyle "The author appears to neglect studies that show that Australian students from .....
» 4/09/2012 11:37:08 AM Sara, I wonder if you know where the not inconsiderable amount of money, paid to the NLC f.....
» 4/09/2012 11:19:02 AM I don't often agree with Runner and Cohenite, but on this occasion, I must concur. Also, p.....
» 30/08/2012 5:13:45 PM What in the name of fortune are we putting sanctions on Iran for? The only ones they are a.....
» 29/08/2012 3:09:45 PM The Republicans seem to be followers of Confucious. He say "No such thing as rape, wo.....
» 27/08/2012 11:50:58 AM Pardon my ignorance, but what might you suggest that they (the politicians)have (or have n.....
» 20/07/2012 4:54:40 PM "We don't make a living from feather-bedded domestic manufacturing, and that is a goo.....
» 2/07/2012 4:55:00 PM Just a small point, but the power generators are not the real polluters. The real polluter.....
» 2/07/2012 3:58:56 PM Apart from a small number of posters, no one, including the pollies seems to get the fact .....
» 29/06/2012 11:10:48 AM Just to be even handed, I might add that the above comments also apply to a substantial nu.....
» 29/06/2012 11:08:00 AM St.G Your observation is substantially correct. There are several causes. The most-basic o.....
» 28/06/2012 12:05:33 PM Cohenite, you hit the nail right on the head. The Greens wouldn't know what day it is in t.....
» 28/06/2012 11:56:18 AM Leslie, the Aboriginal leaders don't want that. They want a separate Aboriginal society. I.....
» 12/06/2012 8:34:00 AM "The nuclear industry has a world-wide problem in that it can get private investment .....
» 31/05/2012 10:44:16 AM Rhosty, unfortunately you seem to be typical of those people who abound in today's society.....
» 26/05/2012 12:03:26 PM The difference between Israel and Australia is that we are giving large tracts of land bac.....
» 18/05/2012 12:25:40 PM Very well put. Let us now hear a response from David Singer. David.....
» 16/05/2012 12:33:25 PM Just ponder on this. "If it wasn't for sex, you wouldn't be here.".....
» 16/05/2012 11:33:05 AM Runner, if you stop and reflect for a moment you should realise that homosexuals come from.....
» 10/05/2012 10:39:58 AM "very high, extraordinarily inefficient, drop-out rates of first year university stud.....
» 30/04/2012 4:20:52 PM Rhosty, I think you had better go back and study chemistry again. Sodium comes after Lithi.....
» 20/04/2012 11:44:25 AM Isn't it amazing that the only people who ever talk about mass sterilisation are Cheryl an.....
» 19/04/2012 8:34:04 PM It seems to me that those in the West who live in generally Christian democracies are very.....
» 16/03/2012 10:12:08 AM Most of what you say is true, but I would put your "break year" after year six. .....
» 6/03/2012 4:54:50 PM Ozandy "how about starting your own businesses? Flexible hours,". Where did you.....
» 5/03/2012 10:31:28 PM Just come back in another ten years or so time and then tell me who is right and who is wr.....
» 5/03/2012 5:48:16 PM http://www.columbia.edu/~jeh1/mailings/2012/20120119_Temperature.pdf http://pubs.giss.nasa.....
» 1/03/2012 8:21:06 PM Thank you for that Geoff. Those two articles really make some sense even though the unbeli.....
» 1/03/2012 10:10:55 AM Sarnian, you took the words right out of my mouth. The sooner we get out of this growth pa.....
» 1/03/2012 9:55:43 AM My impression of Julia Gillard is that she needs to get rid of her script writers. She see.....
» 29/02/2012 12:24:51 PM If the NT mob had got their act together the NTER would not have been necessary in the fir.....
» 28/02/2012 5:22:19 PM It seems to me that the author and his wife would be well advised to spend more of their t.....
» 24/02/2012 1:17:48 PM The author should try his hand at farming and then he might temper his ideas. David.....
» 23/02/2012 10:22:58 AM Even though it might be true that CO2 is not a problem when it comes to global warming, it.....
» 23/02/2012 10:13:33 AM The current government wouldn't know good policy if they fell over it. Unfortunately, neit.....
» 23/02/2012 10:04:18 AM Rudd should go and sit on the cross benches and vote the present government out. That is a.....
» 22/02/2012 5:02:47 PM Absolutely.....
» 16/02/2012 7:38:55 PM Minimus, perhaps as you say they are not forced to attend Catholic schools, but they are c.....
» 16/02/2012 1:00:46 PM I should have added to my last sentence "which, unfortunately for you, the majority w.....
» 16/02/2012 12:55:54 PM It seems to me that you should adopt a more pragmatic approach and close down all your Cat.....
» 13/02/2012 9:17:44 AM Saltpetre "it is necessary to separate such credibly legitimate fields as homoeopathy.....
» 10/02/2012 8:14:43 AM As I have seen it personally, one of the problems with shifting people into larger communi.....
» 9/02/2012 11:10:47 AM Most doctors don't ask you to make an appointment in the next few days. In my own experien.....
» 9/02/2012 10:08:12 AM "political expediency trumped rule of law and justice" will always be the rule w.....
» 9/02/2012 9:59:20 AM David, when are you going to stop pretending that your concern is for the future of UNESCO.....
» 7/02/2012 7:44:15 PM Up until the present, the Iranian government has shown commendable restraint. One wonders .....
» 5/02/2012 9:30:40 PM Hear hear David.....
» 5/02/2012 8:03:52 AM Dan, The opportunities have been out there for the past forty years for all those things t.....
» 3/02/2012 3:55:39 PM "Thank god they don't get the chance to waste it so much now." I don't know so .....
» 3/02/2012 11:08:43 AM Very well put Valerie, go to the head of the class. David.....
» 31/01/2012 10:45:12 AM David Singer, it seems to me that your concern for the loss of financial support for those.....
» 31/01/2012 10:23:53 AM "Successful solutions won't be found if the government response flies in the face of .....
» 28/01/2012 3:57:18 PM RObert et al, it might also be apropos to mention that correct English usage demands that .....
» 25/01/2012 11:27:12 AM Judging by the lack of comments there appears to be little interest in the topic which is .....
» 25/01/2012 10:55:11 AM The most remarkable thing about this essay is the complete absence of any reference to nuc.....
» 25/01/2012 10:35:38 AM One of the problems is that the average punter can't distinguish between Jews and Zionists.....
» 6/01/2012 10:41:51 AM Yabby, sound advice. Perhaps it should also be directed at the author. His straw man argum.....
» 6/01/2012 10:26:38 AM KenH You should take off your rose coloured glasses and have a good look at what the USA .....
» 5/01/2012 9:39:05 AM DavidL "Singapore and Hong Kong have far fewer natural advantages" Crap. They .....
» 1/01/2012 8:52:26 PM Lego Don't get so high and mighty mate, you are playing the man, not the ball, which isn'.....
» 25/12/2011 10:42:47 AM If you would like to read the true story of the Zionists takeover of Palestine, read Blood.....
» 25/12/2011 8:53:00 AM "most of them would rather die on their feet before they allow the Arabs to get them .....
» 22/12/2011 12:38:35 PM A wrong committed in Egypt doesn't suddenly become a right when it is committed in Israel......
» 22/12/2011 8:26:35 AM Israel is an invented state too, so stop giving us more of your Zionist BS. David.....
» 21/12/2011 6:57:36 AM OUG "ok i know what the words mean i know about genus and species know the flow of me.....
» 20/12/2011 9:45:30 PM Why is it always Abbott who is to blame for the legislative impasse? It only needs a small.....
» 20/12/2011 8:34:55 PM I think you should remember the old adage "There is many a true word spoken in jest&q.....
» 15/12/2011 8:27:09 PM Perhaps we are going about housing the outback people the wrong way. We should be recogniz.....
» 15/12/2011 10:40:02 AM Batchelor is a typical NT aboriginal town. Back in the sixties when it was run by Territor.....
» 14/12/2011 10:41:40 AM Johm Craig. Have you considered that if there were no universal laws, what we would have i.....
» 14/12/2011 7:58:34 AM Brian, in your previous article http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=12699&pa.....
» 12/12/2011 8:59:54 PM Would you agree that an essential part of the paradigm shift needs to reverse the "on.....
» 12/12/2011 7:12:18 PM It makes you wonder from what mental illness the good lord is suffering. His acolytes must.....
» 12/12/2011 7:50:48 AM Ho hum.....
» 12/12/2011 2:49:38 AM Some of you people need to go back and read my posts again and stop inferring what my posi.....
» 11/12/2011 9:00:09 PM Bonmot, thanks for that. The trouble is that once a conspiracy theorist, always a conspira.....
» 11/12/2011 7:42:00 PM If there is no warming, then pray tell, why are the world's glaciers melting. David.....
» 11/12/2011 5:23:53 PM Peter Hume. You will sooner or later have to admit that global warming is actually taking .....
» 9/12/2011 9:55:21 PM Peter Hume and other non believers please read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retreat_of_gl.....
» 9/12/2011 8:45:10 AM Meanwhile, the world's glaciers keep melting. David.....
» 6/12/2011 5:26:17 PM Bully, on this occosion, I have to agree with Rainer. It is an old Chinese tradition that .....
» 6/12/2011 3:30:20 PM Not necessarly wrong. It is just that we won't have QANTAS as such flying any more, only t.....
» 6/12/2011 1:38:40 PM Everald Compton is showing a lack of knowledge of the act of parliament under which QANTAS.....
» 6/12/2011 7:18:32 AM It seems to me that most of the racist attitudes in Oz come from the migrant groups or abo.....
» 30/11/2011 9:39:42 PM AJ, he is just trying to baffle you with BS, stop trying to educate him. It doesn't work. .....
» 28/11/2011 8:48:07 AM "All up, it’s a pretty damming assessment of what’s been achieved in just over a deca.....
» 25/11/2011 1:31:15 PM OUG, I might have missed it, but how old do you think the world is and also, can you expla.....
» 24/11/2011 6:58:17 AM TAR. The "little Aussie battlers" don't always get what they voted for. At the m.....
» 23/11/2011 10:07:37 AM Justin, we pour money into these countries all the time, ostensibly to help them improve t.....
» 23/11/2011 6:32:29 AM Stezza, his alternate theories come from the pseudo science at www.creation.com. only he w.....
» 22/11/2011 9:10:26 AM Unfortunately there are too many people in our parliament on both sides of the house with .....
» 21/11/2011 12:26:23 PM Why are they wrong? Don't just make a bald statement without a bit of proof. David.....
» 21/11/2011 12:12:41 PM Cheryl, world population growth might have slowed from over two percent per year back in 1.....
» 21/11/2011 9:14:46 AM Perhaps "The Demographic Winter" is also a furphy. Even if it is true, it will t.....
» 20/11/2011 8:14:22 PM Stezza and others who are having difficulty understanding where OUG is coming from, have a.....
» 18/11/2011 1:24:00 PM Formersnag, Where is your proof.? David.....
» 18/11/2011 9:10:21 AM A little bit of compassion wouldn't go astray ocassionally. David.....
» 14/11/2011 9:09:25 PM Yuyutsu. "And BTW, no other state that I know of was sanctioned by the bible!" .....
» 14/11/2011 9:07:00 AM The requisite conditions are five in number: to be admitted to membership in the United Na.....
» 13/11/2011 8:24:46 AM Real science is based on concrete evidence, not faith, but if you don't accept the evidenc.....
» 13/11/2011 8:18:59 AM Stezza. The problem seems to be that there are those people who for what ever reason can't.....
» 12/11/2011 3:21:21 PM VIVAMUS, MEA LESBIA, ATQUE AMEMUS! RUMORESQUE SENUM SEVERIORUM OMNES UNIUS AESTIMEMUS ASS.....
» 11/11/2011 6:53:19 PM OUG "chemicals as you should know..don't evolve" Strictly speaking, not true. R.....
» 11/11/2011 7:27:46 AM OUG That was better, at least now we understand where you are coming from. Enjoy your soli.....
» 10/11/2011 10:02:56 PM Seems like a "maybe" David.....
» 10/11/2011 9:56:31 PM OUG. I have to concur with The Acolyte Rizla. If you use some normal English sentence con.....
» 10/11/2011 1:27:30 PM Yuyutsu, I just paid $2.41 for a dozen caged eggs in Coles and I would bet that the chooks.....
» 9/11/2011 10:10:35 AM If it was so cruel, the chooks would go on strike and refuse to produce eggs. They are sen.....
» 9/11/2011 8:30:19 AM It doesn't matter whether the chooks are free range or caged. They are nearly all fed on t.....
» 9/11/2011 8:17:03 AM OUG The missing link is right under your nose if you look at some of my references. It is .....
» 7/11/2011 7:15:05 AM David Palmer. I find it a bit strange that you are able to accept evolution only at the mi.....
» 6/11/2011 5:49:15 PM I would have to say that Christianity is based more on faith than it is on reason. In fact.....
» 4/11/2011 11:42:01 PM Runner probably still thinks that the heavenly bodies rotate around the earth. David.....
» 4/11/2011 12:08:44 PM Runner. It might be intructional for you to read some real science from the Smithsonian In.....
» 3/11/2011 8:03:53 PM "In the capitals around 80% of those identifying as indigenous are producing children.....
» 3/11/2011 10:35:52 AM Perhaps the government should take a step back and have a look at what happened in China u.....
» 3/11/2011 10:31:05 AM "So, for a rapidly growing proportion of the Indigenous population, most policy measu.....
» 2/11/2011 6:47:38 AM Curmudgeon. It wasn't me mate. I have a Diploma of Applied Chemistry from Swinburne 1960. .....
» 1/11/2011 1:15:17 PM Curmy old chap, obviously you believe in alchemy. I wonder how you are going to make potas.....
» 1/11/2011 8:34:36 AM If this is typical of the union hacks who want to enter politics, then all I can say is &q.....
» 1/11/2011 7:35:37 AM I suggest that some of the posters here look at the Qantas constitution available here htt.....
» 1/11/2011 7:21:26 AM Jay. "White people partnering and mentoring Third World governments will fix these sh.....
» 31/10/2011 10:36:49 PM Michael. Their brains don't understand simple mathematics, so we should stop trying to enl.....
» 31/10/2011 6:18:59 PM It would appear that the anti-Malthus brigade do not understand simple mathematics. Let me.....
» 31/10/2011 11:33:44 AM The commentators on OLO seem to have forgotten that although the Labor Party had a policy .....
» 26/10/2011 10:33:29 PM Another consequence of zero growth is there should be no need to pay interest on money bor.....
» 26/10/2011 3:02:03 PM What a load of unadulterated BS contained in the article. Go and study something useful. .....
» 26/10/2011 2:56:23 PM Dr.Hoffmann, I hope you are not holding your breath waiting for all this to happen. Good t.....
» 26/10/2011 2:51:49 PM Geoff, you could not have summed it up better. You must have been reading my thoughts on e.....
» 11/10/2011 3:03:06 PM Geoff, if you watched the midday news today, you would have seen that BHP is about to star.....
» 11/10/2011 11:41:48 AM Runner, that is a very Christian attitude to take. Perhaps a more pragmatic approach would.....
» 11/10/2011 10:05:05 AM I wonder has anyone investigated the feasibility of putting some of the stored water back .....
» 7/10/2011 6:55:48 AM Rhian, I suggest that you go and talk to the Salvo's and other aid organisations and see w.....
» 6/10/2011 3:26:26 PM It is written in the bible. The Jews are God's chosen people. It is God's will that they s.....
» 3/10/2011 8:28:25 PM David, the question posed by Stan1 was quite germaine to the subject under discussion, so .....
» 3/10/2011 6:37:49 PM Chicken.....
» 30/09/2011 8:21:40 PM Yabby, at the rate Coles and Woolwsorths are importing cheap food, we won't have any farme.....
» 29/09/2011 5:26:13 PM http://www.smh.com.au/opinion/society-and-culture/no-lies-no-inventions--poverty-in-austra.....
» 29/09/2011 3:58:56 PM Don't forget to include the "Occupied Territories" David.....
» 29/09/2011 3:51:48 PM Rhian, it is only the rich people in the rich countries who are getting richer. Those who .....
» 29/09/2011 10:50:03 AM Rexw, very well put. The pathetic Zionist apologist rears his head once again. David.....
» 28/09/2011 9:47:39 PM At the end of the day, free trade will marginally improve the standard of living of the ve.....
» 28/09/2011 9:17:03 PM Peter, go back and read the article from the Pacific's point of view, not your colonialist.....
» 16/09/2011 10:27:24 AM My reading of the decision of the court was that a major reason for knocking back the sche.....
» 15/09/2011 10:21:12 PM The point which both sides of the AGW debate seem to have missed, is that the bill(s) curr.....
» 15/09/2011 9:29:03 AM Oh the poor bloody jews. Forever we here the cry, "What have we done to deserve this&.....
» 13/09/2011 8:42:20 PM Loudmouth et al, the dependence thing doesn't only happen in Aboriginal communities, it al.....
» 13/09/2011 5:03:19 PM 579 there are 22 million Australians using electricity. If the carbon tax made their elect.....
» 13/09/2011 3:30:46 PM Oh dear, the woolly headed pro labor carbon tax mob are at it again. A carbon tax wouldn't.....
» 13/09/2011 3:08:04 PM Andrew, a good article, obviously you know what you are talking about. Is this going to ex.....
» 13/09/2011 8:56:00 AM It is all very well saying that non government schools have a greater percentage of studen.....
» 12/09/2011 9:38:19 AM Great article, fascism has been reborn under the pall of anti-terrorist spin. The free wor.....
» 9/09/2011 9:15:32 PM The naivete of the author beggars belief. Contrary to his opinion, most Australians out in.....
» 7/09/2011 8:32:12 AM Pardon my ignorance Mick, but what policies are you advocating? I didn't see anything conc.....
» 5/09/2011 9:25:37 AM The author failed to mention the vast sums which are syphoned off the United States operat.....
» 1/09/2011 7:50:11 PM Green and Mudd would like to see Roxby Downs closed down because it mines that "nasty.....
» 26/08/2011 7:09:49 PM Loudmouth "I look forward to the day when people feel free and easy enough to claim a.....
» 23/08/2011 5:13:12 PM Joe, it might be germaine (I like that word) to point out, that a large percentage of thes.....
» 22/08/2011 3:04:22 PM Grim, if man had not started eating meat, you would be still swing from limb to limb and m.....
» 22/08/2011 2:08:35 PM I don't know how many outback aboriginies we have, but it seems to me that it would be che.....
» 19/08/2011 11:04:15 AM Before anyone gets too carried away about the toxic effects of hexavalent chromium it woul.....
» 12/08/2011 5:46:54 PM Tim, if you came out and honestly admitted that the primary aim of the Scripture Union and.....
» 9/08/2011 9:51:01 AM As a one time farmer, I discovered that when animals are under stress their reproductive s.....
» 5/08/2011 11:04:24 AM If she or her lawyer had any brains, they should have kept quiet about the sex and just cl.....
» 31/07/2011 1:38:42 PM PEST, I am not a climate change denier. I have been watching the results of AGW for quite .....
» 31/07/2011 12:32:06 PM PEST. Once again, let me tell you, loud and clear, "The situation has nothing to do w.....
» 30/07/2011 8:24:13 AM A couple of years ago I attended a local presentation by a group from our Corporate Affair.....
» 29/07/2011 12:42:43 PM PEST, I am not a denialist at all. You just have to look at the reality of the situation. .....
» 29/07/2011 9:49:54 AM I must admit to only reading the heading of the article and then I went straight to the co.....
» 28/07/2011 9:08:06 AM JonJ. You have to remember that there are "liar, damned liars and statisticians".....
» 27/07/2011 4:02:26 PM The gen X and Y need to be reminded, that is is the baby boomers who have provided all the.....
» 27/07/2011 8:52:53 AM Yeah and amen. David.....
» 22/07/2011 12:51:02 PM Actually, I spoke too soon. This piece from Andrew Bolt http://blogs.news.com.au/heraldsun.....
» 22/07/2011 12:45:19 PM Bonmot "I agree kman, absolutely ... BUT, if I put up any of these: http://tinyurl.c.....
» 22/07/2011 9:47:30 AM Raycom, perhaps it is you who have been brainwashed into disbelieving in AGW by people who.....
» 21/07/2011 8:15:24 PM Seems to me that the ideal place in Oz for a combined wind and water system would be the w.....
» 21/07/2011 7:56:55 PM Kristian, I am sorry, but out in the sticks in rural Victoria where I live, I get the dist.....
» 19/07/2011 10:23:51 AM And our beloved treasurer still insists that the budget will be in surplice shortly. Fortu.....
» 19/07/2011 9:50:31 AM Don't hold your breath professor, it ain't going to happen. David.....
» 18/07/2011 4:51:57 PM Gentlefolks and others. At the rate of increase of our population, currently nudging two p.....
» 18/07/2011 3:57:13 PM Malcolm, if you don't like Senator X, then perhaps you should put your money where your mo.....
» 18/07/2011 3:41:33 PM LeoLane, I wonder if you saw the piece on the TV over the week end about the sea level ris.....
» 14/07/2011 4:24:14 PM There you go. Then what hope have Julia or Tony got of meeting their target. David.....
» 14/07/2011 2:48:30 PM I wonder how many people out the think that the target for 2020 can be met in time, regard.....
» 14/07/2011 2:40:09 PM I'm not knocking wind turbines as one method of producing power, I think they have their p.....
» 14/07/2011 11:50:51 AM rstuart. The point that I was making is that whatever means you use to produce the equival.....
» 14/07/2011 10:43:06 AM Whilst I agree with the general thrust of the article, that is, that the oppositions' sche.....
» 13/07/2011 11:04:02 AM There are 22 million Australians out there using electricity, not just 500 companies. Of t.....
» 7/07/2011 8:35:05 AM Maaate, can't you get into your head that old growth forests ultimately die. They don't re.....
» 6/07/2011 11:21:25 AM Sarnian, it might be hard for you to admit, but Mark Poynter knows more about conservation.....
» 5/07/2011 10:48:37 AM My impression of the health effects of the wind turbines is that the problem is largely ps.....
» 5/07/2011 10:21:17 AM It is amazing, reading the above posts, how it is that there are some very different views.....
» 4/07/2011 10:52:53 AM I would also suggest that you don't also confuse climate with weather. Isolated areas of p.....
» 1/07/2011 9:32:50 AM Don't hold your breath waiting for changes anytime soon my dear. As they say in the classi.....
» 1/07/2011 8:44:34 AM The Immigration department is already using facial recognition software. The last time I c.....
» 30/06/2011 4:30:50 PM I omitted to mention the way the Yanks are operation in Afghanistan. The whole system depe.....
» 30/06/2011 9:54:30 AM LEGO, what makes you think that bribery and corruption is not alive and well in our part o.....
» 24/06/2011 6:42:49 PM Pericles, once again, your reply is just based on your opinion. Talk about the pot calling.....
» 23/06/2011 2:57:30 PM Fiona, I just finished reading your eBook and you are to be congratulated on the thoroughn.....
» 21/06/2011 8:47:43 PM Curmy, you must already be aware that the majority of Australia's cropping land is of low .....
» 18/06/2011 11:21:24 PM Fester "but the Malthusian curse has been lifted." What makes you so sure of th.....
» 17/06/2011 8:01:44 PM Lowitja, one of the things you need to do before you start worrying about any changes to t.....
» 16/06/2011 2:30:19 PM Curmy "But those who are worried about limits to resources and so on - without justif.....
» 16/06/2011 2:21:32 PM Loudmouth et al "Alternatively, GregaryB, all of us in western countries (which are u.....
» 16/06/2011 9:18:15 AM As we used to say when I was in the army, "Bullsh1t baffles brains". David.....
» 15/06/2011 10:39:55 AM When is the commentariat going to realise that we are all polluters and if we are going to.....
» 15/06/2011 8:19:26 AM Perhaps Professor Frances should talk to Prof. Alan Bittles of the Centre for Comparative .....
» 15/06/2011 7:55:03 AM Nicco. There are none so blind as those who will not see. Jon J. I would respectfully sug.....
» 15/06/2011 7:43:57 AM Wattle. The gas CO2 dissolves in water and produces carbonic acid. The excess gas that you.....
» 14/06/2011 11:50:59 AM I think that on balance, it should be admitted that the long term trend of temperature is .....
» 14/06/2011 11:44:45 AM "Perhaps it might help if the West stopped plundering the third world long enough for.....
» 14/06/2011 8:29:15 AM There are liars, damn liars and statisticians! David.....
» 14/06/2011 8:23:46 AM Just one question,"How are you going to accommodate all the extra 25 odd million peop.....
» 11/06/2011 3:01:43 PM arjay, come back when you find your brain. David.....
» 10/06/2011 1:07:15 PM Kellie, it doesn't seem as though too many of the OLO posters are interested, otherwise th.....
» 10/06/2011 12:14:53 PM "It would be easier to wait for the collapse. Trainer and others should get busy and .....
» 10/06/2011 11:56:45 AM Ludwig,I would be intrigued to know you easy solution to population growth. The Chinese an.....
» 10/06/2011 11:42:47 AM Unfortunately, it is going to deliver an even greater number of people back into poverty, .....
» 10/06/2011 10:47:16 AM "They must have the sense to focus on the provision of security and a high quality of.....
» 8/06/2011 9:49:47 PM Herbert, Kenny can retire to the cot in the evenings and do his best to increase the popul.....
» 8/06/2011 9:06:52 AM I was under the apparently mistaken impression that the whole aim of the exercise was to r.....
» 7/06/2011 10:03:36 AM Another good example of the Zionists trying to grind the Palestinian into the ground. Sham.....
» 6/06/2011 12:27:19 PM Neither is the answer to become a vegetarian or a consumer of so called organic food. The .....
» 2/06/2011 11:17:21 AM An interesting article. I can feel another outraged reply from David Singer coming on, as .....
» 2/06/2011 11:05:21 AM There is nothing like being an idealist and I wish her joy, but I can't see it happening i.....
» 1/06/2011 2:43:36 PM Custard, let me be permitted to give you a short history lesson concerning the reason for .....
» 1/06/2011 11:40:01 AM Sounds like a good idea, those who are providing a good service should have nothing to fea.....
» 31/05/2011 4:53:36 PM "A requirement for the position is a religious affiliation and religious qualificatio.....
» 31/05/2011 11:44:44 AM Robert, I take your point. As far as the SU is concerned, it punches above its weight as f.....
» 31/05/2011 8:34:31 AM The problem here seems to be that McReal and some others, is painting all chaplains with t.....
» 30/05/2011 5:05:03 PM The fact that he was once a child himself and has grown to be man with some life experienc.....
» 24/05/2011 7:09:10 PM Once again, it is timely to remind Mr.Singer how the Zionists stole the land from the incu.....
» 24/05/2011 9:43:22 AM "As a result, 8000 Israeli citizens were forced to evacuate their homes and businesse.....
» 23/05/2011 3:48:41 PM Well put Grim. I daresay Hume has never heard of Ludwig von Mises. Others might also read .....
» 23/05/2011 6:25:20 AM PeterA, the problem with people like Cheryl is that they can't see that we do actually liv.....
» 22/05/2011 10:48:17 AM Cheryl, can you please explain to us poor ignorant souls, how we are going to preserve res.....
» 22/05/2011 10:29:32 AM "Why the world can't rely on renewable energy if we want to remain affluent?" F.....
» 20/05/2011 9:39:43 AM Perhaps Asher should read the next article in today's OLO to get a more realistic outlook .....
» 18/05/2011 12:47:34 PM Macedonian advocacy, what makes you think that the lives of the poor have changed in China.....
» 18/05/2011 10:39:57 AM Sharan, your prayers are wasted on the godless. David.....
» 18/05/2011 10:22:34 AM The American military seems to work on the principle of "The end justifies the means .....
» 18/05/2011 9:31:55 AM Even in Australia, the bounty which flows from our mineral riches, largely flows into the .....
» 16/05/2011 10:02:42 AM Quote from Heather Ridout. "What's worse, she lamented, is that while at any one time.....
» 16/05/2011 9:20:03 AM There is a serious flaw in this piece. The author is removing the tax on the employer, b.....
» 9/05/2011 9:58:52 AM Looks like the profligate "Head in the sand " brigade are all out in force this .....
» 9/05/2011 9:27:59 AM Very well put Ludwig. One might also consider for more than a brief moment, what effect al.....
» 3/05/2011 9:04:46 PM Antigreen. To make a bomb, go to http://www.zamandayolculuk.com/cetinbal/manhattanproj.ht.....
» 2/05/2011 5:36:18 PM I'm sorry Graham, looks like the consensus is against you for a variety of quite good reas.....
» 18/04/2011 12:08:36 PM Skeptic, Let me jump in before Runner and tell you that there is only one law and that is .....
» 18/04/2011 8:50:13 AM Don't hold your breath mate. The Zionists both in Israel and the United States still belie.....
» 18/04/2011 8:40:01 AM If the following is correct, it seems like the US and their friends have already made up t.....
» 15/04/2011 7:09:51 AM And pray tell, what happens when your hoard of young people get old. You will need an even.....
» 25/03/2011 8:08:50 AM You shot yourself in the foot by using a reference from Lavoisier which caused me to cease.....
» 24/03/2011 7:09:53 PM "Religion is dangerous and the Greens top the bill". Runner, I have to agree wi.....
» 9/03/2011 9:52:26 PM Just in case anyone missed it, the Commonwealth Bank's Return on Equity for the half year .....
» 9/03/2011 9:20:49 AM Dream on Mirko, it isn't likely to happen. David.....
» 8/03/2011 7:29:04 AM might be getting cynical in my old age, but I feel that there are too many people out in t.....
» 7/03/2011 10:14:43 AM You don't need to go to Afghanistan to find this sort of thing happening, you only need to.....
» 28/02/2011 3:03:50 PM Back a while ago, I knew a bloke with a top security clearance, who did a couple of tours .....
» 26/02/2011 10:12:10 AM CHERYL Don't be so naive and/or disingenuous. David.....
» 25/02/2011 11:30:14 AM Joe, you seem very reluctant to admit that both the US and the UK governments are resposib.....
» 25/02/2011 10:17:06 AM "Hillary Clinton gave a speech.... It was a speech of spectacular hypocrisy, and Ray .....
» 24/02/2011 12:58:46 PM Lexi, when we hear Imams declaring that all women are the equal of men and that they have .....
» 22/02/2011 10:38:33 AM You need to more realistic about peoples attitude to foreigners. It took us a while to ac.....
» 15/02/2011 10:35:27 AM I won't bet against that. I think you are on a sure winner. David.....
» 8/02/2011 4:24:16 PM This piece by the "good" Bishop is so full of straw man arguments and untruths t.....
» 2/02/2011 7:12:32 AM I think the author has perhaps exagerated the multiplier effect as did Keynes before him. .....
» 20/01/2011 7:13:18 PM I'm with Pericles et al, I only got half way through the first page. David.....
» 20/01/2011 7:02:12 AM Jennifer, on this occasion, I can do nothing but agree with you, but don't hold your breat.....
» 16/01/2011 4:38:05 PM This sheila is lacking a brain. Why do you lot continue trying to get anything into it whe.....
» 13/01/2011 6:55:34 PM Perhaps we should go back to the practice adopted by the navy in the early part of this ce.....
» 12/01/2011 11:46:06 AM Its all very well to bleat about what we should not be doing. The whole piece ignores what.....
» 7/01/2011 8:13:37 AM We are not immune from price rises in Victoria either. After a slick ad convinced me to ch.....
» 5/01/2011 11:46:15 AM Those who fall down and worship at the altar of the God of growth will have a lot of diffi.....
» 30/12/2010 1:28:00 PM "So where, on that time scale, are the people in remote communities ? I fear that the.....
» 30/12/2010 9:44:29 AM Loudmouth. You make some interesting comments. From the general tenor of them, one wonders.....
» 22/12/2010 7:28:49 AM Gran, it might not have ocurred to you that the wood chips are going to be made into produ.....
» 18/12/2010 4:50:05 PM Mudpuppy, perhaps you should read http://www.forestrytas.com.au/assets/0000/0780/abstract.....
» 16/12/2010 10:12:14 PM I don't often agree with Algoreisrich, but on this occasion i think you make a very valid .....
» 16/12/2010 3:57:28 PM About 20 years ago I belonged to a Bush Walking group which included a ranger from DSE who.....
» 16/12/2010 11:42:29 AM "for who and for what?" For the planet mate. Good article Simon. David.....
» 15/12/2010 1:10:11 PM It appears to me that the population at large and forum members also are blissfully ignora.....
» 13/12/2010 5:30:27 PM Crabsy, That is a very honest summation of the subject. I wonder what Runner has to say to.....
» 10/12/2010 10:29:09 PM Also read and hopefully digest http://ffrf.org/legacy/books/lfif/?t=lostfaith. David.....
» 10/12/2010 10:26:10 PM You bible thumpers take a lot of convincing that the fairy tales that you so earnestly bel.....
» 8/12/2010 8:28:52 AM You both took the words right out of my mouth. No one seems however to have noticed that .....
» 2/12/2010 3:31:46 PM The problem with the church and science is that it has so often found itself in the positi.....
» 29/11/2010 2:52:32 PM Sell, I think your whole argument falls down because the Christian church believes that Go.....
» 24/11/2010 9:38:50 PM Back in the sixties I had to move a couple of thousand kilometres from home to find employ.....
» 18/11/2010 9:30:35 PM If you want to finish up ahead, or at least somewhat less behind, only pay off the interes.....
» 18/11/2010 10:22:42 AM Gypsy, perhaps you should have read the fine print of the contract. I would have thought t.....
» 15/11/2010 9:24:14 PM Rojo, I visited a farm near Griffith a couple of years ago, and the owner had a 750 megali.....
» 15/11/2010 11:17:46 AM "Truth is that the flow in the lower Murray has little to do with the Coorong." .....
» 12/11/2010 8:47:18 AM Same old story, regardless of which political party is in power, when the Yanks say ".....
» 10/11/2010 3:51:04 PM It might also be germaine to point out that the Taliban, whilst looking after the welfare .....
» 10/11/2010 12:12:48 PM Curmudgeon, might I respectfully suggest that if the West pulled out of Afghanistan, the T.....
» 8/11/2010 2:59:15 PM Aka, if you look carefully at the Mabo decision, you will see that Eddie Mabo was a Torres.....
» 5/11/2010 7:57:34 AM RPG. You have hit the nail on the head. I couldn't agree more. I have just come back from .....
» 4/11/2010 2:24:08 PM She's right, you know. I've done my bit. David.....
» 4/11/2010 7:15:47 AM Mate, I have read the paper on the Joe cell and it is unbelievable that in this day and ag.....
» 3/11/2010 10:59:17 PM Joe Lane, another point concerning the definition of who is an Aboriginal. Consider this......
» 3/11/2010 5:35:44 PM The time might also be right to redefine an "Aboriginal". I will give an exampl.....
» 3/11/2010 8:10:01 AM For a comprehensive summary of the above see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Migration_.....
» 3/11/2010 7:40:57 AM A couple of weeks ago, I read a piece of American history by a lady who told the story of .....
» 2/11/2010 4:35:19 PM They will have to build a new temple after the Iranians drop a big Abomb on Jerusalem. Mor.....
» 2/11/2010 3:09:21 PM Forrest Gump, we had a coal to oil pilot plant at Morwell. As I understand it, when the re.....
» 2/11/2010 10:44:19 AM Jenny Goldie has a BSc. which means she has been trained to think, unlike some of the post.....
» 2/11/2010 10:20:58 AM The difference here is that they are not new citizens, they are people who the Jewish nati.....
» 2/11/2010 10:08:39 AM As far as the TAFE system in Victoria is concerned, the "white" population are t.....
» 2/11/2010 9:39:07 AM The problem is that the Christian religions also support the BS in the Old Testament that .....
» 1/11/2010 3:37:38 PM Pull the other one Daniel. David.....
» 1/11/2010 3:15:33 PM Strange that you should evoke the name of Charles Perkins who dishonestly proclaimed himse.....
» 1/11/2010 8:53:17 AM Having lived with a shizophrenic, the comment was based on a degree of logic from observat.....
» 1/11/2010 7:32:03 AM The problem is that Reasoned debate doesn't include statements based on faith. Faith is no.....
» 30/10/2010 7:12:21 PM Garum Masala, go back and read my previous post. When the Russians were in Afghanistan, th.....
» 30/10/2010 7:48:25 AM Another schizophrenic. David.....
» 29/10/2010 7:11:35 PM I hope that you at least have got past the belief that the world was made in 6 days. Davi.....
» 29/10/2010 6:28:59 PM Redistributing the wealth of the rich to each of the rest would give each one about $8000,.....
» 29/10/2010 5:45:21 PM Runner, Boaz etc., Opinions based on faith are really built on sand. We live in an evidenc.....
» 29/10/2010 1:07:01 PM You won't get any disagreement with me there. David.....
» 29/10/2010 11:35:59 AM Agnostic, sorry old chum, the root cause is basically over allocation. This is compounded .....
» 28/10/2010 7:24:23 PM JBowyer et al, it might be apropos to point out to you, that some time ago when the Russia.....
» 28/10/2010 12:42:38 PM That's a very specious argument, I must say. David.....
» 28/10/2010 11:18:51 AM Au contraire, the way Hicks was treated by Howard and Co was very un-Australian. David.....
» 28/10/2010 10:30:48 AM I can relate to that. It should be required reading for all theological students before th.....
» 28/10/2010 10:22:39 AM God bless America. David.....
» 28/10/2010 10:09:47 AM Gee, you two are a pair of troublemakers. The trouble is that the press who have been comp.....
» 28/10/2010 9:56:27 AM I'm afraid building more dams is not the answer. We have managed to stuff up the ecology o.....
» 26/10/2010 2:49:42 PM Runner, you have been reading too much of the "Eat drink and be merry, for tomorrow y.....
» 26/10/2010 10:53:43 AM Riz, a very cogent argument. Keep up the good work. David.....
» 26/10/2010 9:40:06 AM It is only the fools and the ignorant who see any merit in increasing population. In anoth.....
» 25/10/2010 3:23:39 PM Runner, when are you going to get into your tiny brain, that the Old Testament was written.....
» 22/10/2010 2:05:35 PM Of course, the farmers are not the only ones who have been profligate with their use of th.....
» 21/10/2010 10:59:50 PM The reason why there was no nett gain to the environment was that the farmers were still g.....
» 18/10/2010 10:25:22 PM It seems to me that we have not yet learned the lesson presented by Greg Mortenson, and un.....
» 15/10/2010 4:35:07 PM It isn't quite that simple. When the water in the Coorong is saltier than the sea, which i.....
» 15/10/2010 1:11:54 PM There are a couple of hard truths that farmers in irrigation areas have to face up to. Th.....
» 29/03/2010 10:34:44 PM Protagoras, a very good article written in language that even the most scientifically illi.....
» 29/03/2010 10:03:58 PM Runner, Thank you first of all for enlightening me as to the source of your scientific kno.....
» 26/03/2010 7:21:56 PM Well put Ken. Nil illegitimus carborundum. Rpg, why would it not be good for us to clean .....
» 26/03/2010 12:24:48 AM RPG. When I have the time, I could go back through the past 12 months of posts on OLO and .....
» 25/03/2010 8:15:49 PM Curmudgeon, I am glad to see that at least we seem to agree that global warming is happeni.....
» 25/03/2010 6:40:36 AM The evidence is all out there. It has been accumulating for the past 200 odd years. David.....
» 24/03/2010 9:28:53 PM Antigreen. There are liars, damned liars and statisticians. David.....
» 24/03/2010 9:52:47 AM Peter Hume, that is just a cop-out and a miserable excuse for doing nothing. Shame on you......
» 24/03/2010 9:22:25 AM Runner, I am still awaiting your answer. It can't be that hard. jjplug, that is a profou.....
» 22/03/2010 10:03:24 PM Runner, I am curious. What do you regard as "real science"? Who might you regar.....
» 19/03/2010 6:43:36 PM Runner, might I suggest that the invective that you heap on those of us who know and under.....
» 18/03/2010 1:01:59 PM REXV Thanks for that. I will see what I can find about it in the internet. I would also ha.....
» 18/03/2010 9:58:13 AM A disappointing essay. I would have liked to have been there and I was looking forward to .....
» 18/03/2010 9:40:41 AM And don't get sucked into any government schemes such as the solar energy devices, hot wat.....
» 12/03/2010 10:37:46 AM Reality check Number 2: Rhian, all that shows is how successive governments are letting o.....
» 10/03/2010 9:26:55 PM Now we have another idiot with a straw man argument. David.....
» 9/03/2010 6:19:04 PM Curmudgeon - I don't think anyone on this thread has claimed that the government is actual.....
» 9/03/2010 7:12:48 AM I'd suggest that you people who doubt the 25 percent figure sit down and work out what the.....
» 8/03/2010 10:29:54 AM Jane, congratulations, a very good piece. Lucy, just because Singapore is trying to incr.....
» 4/03/2010 6:34:10 PM If it can read, it probably can't comprehend, like so many others on this thread. David.....
» 2/03/2010 10:29:53 AM Let's get back to "your" problem with the heat pumps. I actually did my homework.....
» 2/03/2010 7:12:23 AM Here we go again, another same old, same old, from another scientifically illiterate. Dav.....
» 1/03/2010 10:15:33 PM Whilst it is true that the World has survived large increases in atmospheric CO2 in the pa.....
» 25/02/2010 9:49:10 PM Even at 1.8 children per family, the middle class is far from suiciding. Increased life ex.....
» 25/02/2010 10:52:03 AM One might ask, "What is the point of it all". By 2050 the world population will.....
» 24/02/2010 7:22:58 PM Seems like we don't need to go out into the Pacific to find problems. The same sort of thi.....
» 24/02/2010 6:57:59 PM Just before Christmas we installed one of the new-fangled heat pump electric hot water hea.....
» 23/02/2010 8:01:41 PM He also failed to mention what the consequences of a failure in the Chinese economy will h.....
» 5/02/2010 1:05:11 PM Not only does our fearless leader want the Australian population to increase, he was also .....
» 28/01/2010 5:51:05 PM Actually, it is used to make biofuel and one of the by-products of that is pharmaceutical .....
» 27/01/2010 8:42:52 PM There you go. Pelican's references say more than anyone can about the threat to wildlife. .....
» 27/01/2010 1:57:15 PM If two million workers are now reliant on the palm oil industry, that equates to a similia.....
» 11/01/2010 11:52:17 AM "Or have they the perception that growing Chinese economic and military power and heg.....
» 7/01/2010 4:28:34 PM Stickman, I could have included little old ladies with shopping trolleys as well as a whol.....
» 6/01/2010 2:51:44 PM Cities like Melbourne and Sydney to name a couple, have a million miles of footpaths desig.....
» 13/12/2009 6:36:29 PM I know that I will get heaps of scorn for saying this but at the end of the day, it looks .....
» 11/12/2009 11:12:39 AM Well, that was an illogical rant, if I have ever read one, full of false accusations and b.....
» 5/12/2009 10:37:09 PM Ozandy, we are only casting pearls (of wisdom that is) before swine. Better that we do som.....
» 3/12/2009 6:46:16 PM Jon J ,That is a "Straw Man" argument if ever I have heard one. David.....
» 3/12/2009 3:39:31 PM Clownfish. " One hopes civil engineers never build bridges under this theory." .....
» 2/12/2009 2:33:56 PM When are you people going to realise that the God of the Bible is a figment of the imagina.....
» 1/12/2009 8:09:07 AM Graham Young. After reading all the tripe and venom on this subject, I am not too sure wh.....
» 25/11/2009 9:24:27 PM Jon J, while it is true that sea levels have not yet risen significantly, that does not me.....
» 20/11/2009 9:13:37 PM Instead of conjecture, perhaps we should ask the authors to come clean on the subject. Da.....
» 20/11/2009 3:55:00 PM Come on JP. You are drawing a long bow there, accusing the authors of being soft on aborti.....
» 30/10/2009 3:19:19 PM Perhaps this is the solution to the problem. I'm sure Leigh would agree. An Indian, an Ar.....
» 29/10/2009 11:35:25 AM A few years ago, 140 members of the Taliban family from Afghanistan were flown Goat Class .....
» 29/10/2009 11:33:04 AM I'm sorry I don't know the author. Probably not peculiar to Aussie. - G'Day and welcome .....
» 27/10/2009 7:01:38 AM Those people who claim that Australia has little effect on the world's CO2 emissions shoul.....
» 26/10/2009 6:42:39 AM Atman, it isn't just the motor car that Joe average drives, although judging by the number.....
» 22/10/2009 6:17:09 PM Atman, you have hit upon the problem. It actually is Joe Average who is responsible and un.....
» 22/10/2009 3:27:42 PM I see the usual ostriches putting their heads in the sand and making noises out of the oth.....
» 21/10/2009 9:57:14 PM The author fails to mention the imperative that those who are sent to glean information fr.....
» 20/10/2009 7:15:21 PM Isn't it remarkable that those who have no logical argument to rebut what can only be desc.....
» 20/10/2009 1:23:09 PM How about giving us a bit of a hint. It isn't the US of A, and it certainly won't be the .....
» 19/10/2009 2:37:12 PM Squeers, I could not have put it better. It is no good expecting the present developed wo.....
» 19/10/2009 10:58:56 AM Ludwig and Taswegian. It is good to see that there are some people on OLO who have got a b.....
» 19/10/2009 7:24:36 AM Kulu, you are wasting your time. It is never going to happen. Have a good day. David.....
» 16/10/2009 2:04:10 PM Clownfish, I am glad I made your day. However, as it turns out we are actually both right......
» 15/10/2009 2:58:26 PM Now for our second lesson in physics for the day. Something that the AGW sceptics and deni.....
» 15/10/2009 1:51:53 PM According to my reckoning, the specific heat of ice is approximately half that of water, s.....
» 15/10/2009 11:20:52 AM Clownfish, I suggest you go back to the dictionary and find out the meaning of the word &q.....
» 14/10/2009 8:37:15 AM Pelican, I wouldn't be too certain about the hunter-gatherer bit. By the time we have over.....
» 12/10/2009 7:33:47 PM Everyone who has posted a comment on this subject is racist, including me. What a joke, ge.....
» 12/10/2009 2:54:04 PM "TV shows that seem to be free to show us all up as racist and idiotic." Come o.....
» 8/10/2009 11:33:33 PM Clownfish et al, the only ones who are talking about deliberately murdering anyone are you.....
» 8/10/2009 3:04:11 PM Michael, you have hit the nail on the head. What people like Cheryl don't realise is that .....
» 8/10/2009 10:11:25 AM Seems a bit like "the pot calling the kettle black", but what else (the content .....
» 7/10/2009 12:23:08 PM Ah, well, Cheryl has used up her two posts for the day too. For that we can be thankful. .....
» 7/10/2009 11:39:43 AM When we start paying farmers a decent price for their produce there will be less reason fo.....
» 6/10/2009 8:53:39 PM The other problem with people like Cheryl, is that the "facts" that they quote a.....
» 6/10/2009 8:26:35 AM I have a bit of a problem with Lovelock. From my limited reading it appears that he thinks.....
» 4/10/2009 4:14:21 PM We probably have Pasteur and Lister to blame for the increase in population since the earl.....
» 3/10/2009 4:37:08 PM I wonder how many people on this forum who are concerned about overpopulation have followe.....
» 2/10/2009 7:59:50 PM Good one John and absolutely right Ludwig. But while our politicians are in the pockets of.....
» 30/09/2009 4:33:50 PM The dogs of war are still barking in the Hew Hess of Hay. David.....
» 30/09/2009 12:58:04 PM I belong to the school of thought that suggests, "When in Rome, do as the Romans do&q.....
» 25/09/2009 12:05:14 PM Desmond, in spite of your good intentions, helping the poor people improve their lot isn't.....
» 25/09/2009 10:58:49 AM The fundamental problem facing the planet is the increasing population. It is all very wel.....
» 24/09/2009 10:32:58 AM I don't mean to be flippant here, but perhaps we need a similar scheme in the back block s.....
» 18/09/2009 12:17:09 PM Blairbar, I was talking about the sort of accomodation that should be provided to the publ.....
» 17/09/2009 9:06:22 PM "Alternatively, they should be given tents and sent to live for at least three months.....
» 14/09/2009 5:23:00 PM "No single issue is as fundamental to our future as energy”. An even more fundamenta.....
» 8/09/2009 9:18:41 PM Yea and Amen David.....
» 7/09/2009 11:18:18 PM JamesH, has anything changed under the Rudd government? I think not. David.....
» 7/09/2009 10:26:45 PM Having recently read "Spycatcher", with its insight into the workings of the Bri.....
» 1/09/2009 9:39:03 AM Stephen, I generally agree with your comments in OLO but after reading the heading, my imm.....
» 27/08/2009 10:54:41 PM Julian, the problem is that the thoughtful people are not numbered amongst governments or .....
» 27/08/2009 7:31:59 PM Crop rotation was very effective when a large percentage of the population lived on the la.....
» 26/08/2009 9:16:48 AM I think perhaps that you have to defer to a superior wisdom on this matter Joe. David.....
» 21/08/2009 8:47:34 PM I am saddened when Rainer makes comments such as he has. I wonder what those indigenous pe.....
» 20/08/2009 3:02:39 PM If I may move to a different line of argument. Why is it so important for our indigenous p.....
» 18/08/2009 5:02:17 PM Loudmouth, if you read my post you will see that I was not attacking anyone, I was merely .....
» 18/08/2009 1:04:53 PM Joe, I wonder what percentage of your indigenous graduates are taking up positions in remo.....
» 14/08/2009 7:36:19 PM Loudmouth. Another problem you may have in distinguishing the dinky die from the imposter,.....
» 12/08/2009 5:49:35 PM Blairbar. That is exactly my point. If you have any indigenous ancestry, you may also be c.....
» 12/08/2009 9:57:23 AM "In time, this population intermarried with other working people, overwhelmingly non-.....
» 5/08/2009 8:26:21 PM I must apologise in advance for allowing Runner to side-track me, but reality must be allo.....
» 3/08/2009 4:56:32 PM Poddy, at last you introduce some rationality. Let us all, except perhaps for Runner, show.....
» 23/07/2009 4:58:26 PM Absolutely Leigh. I would suggest that anyone thinking of shifting their Superannuation in.....
» 21/06/2009 4:20:40 PM Jimhas, you have summed the situation up perfectly. David.....
» 19/06/2009 8:24:37 PM Another good read on the subject of climate change is available at http://www.aip.org/hi.....
» 19/06/2009 8:15:40 PM BeefyBoy. You should have said, "There is no God, because if there was, then He would.....
» 18/06/2009 11:38:09 PM OK CJ, have a look at Mexico then. A more monocultural country would be hard to find. Why?.....
» 18/06/2009 12:20:00 AM And the more power to his elbow. David.....
» 15/06/2009 10:08:52 AM Well said John. Of course the usual rabble will come out of the woodwork and put their hea.....
» 15/06/2009 9:05:53 AM Dallas, Cheryl et al. For a simple (?) explanation of exponential growth function, go to .....
» 14/06/2009 11:44:30 AM "No honesty or truth with these succulents,only publicly funded policy schemes dressi.....
» 12/06/2009 11:28:28 PM Those with a genuine interest in population dynamics might find the following reference to.....
» 11/06/2009 2:26:40 PM One under God, if you, Cheryl and that other bloke who has been banned, continue with your.....
» 11/06/2009 1:54:44 PM Back a while ago, I studied economics, (so I am not completely illiterate on the subject, .....
» 10/06/2009 11:57:42 AM The following has been sent to the moderator concerning Mil-observer. If anyone agrees wit.....
» 9/06/2009 3:13:13 PM Jim. Absolutely agree. Do you live in Stratford or thereabouts? David.....
» 9/06/2009 11:27:50 AM Clownfish, you make an interesting point about the Himalayan glaciers. The present problem.....
» 3/06/2009 10:08:48 AM Bernie Masters. I think you had better look for another source of information for the amou.....
» 3/06/2009 8:24:04 AM RickS. They only have one very nebulous answer. "Technology" David.....
» 2/06/2009 7:23:02 PM SJF. Shifting Jewish settlers out of their homes in Palestine would be fairer than the shi.....
» 2/06/2009 10:34:14 AM Whilst I agree that it is probably a good idea to merge Palestine with Jordan, I am a bit .....
» 2/06/2009 9:03:41 AM Somewhere my previous post went astray. When you are talking about aboriginies, you need .....
» 1/06/2009 11:07:16 AM This article is so full of straw man arguments that I don't know where to begin so I won't.....
» 30/05/2009 5:57:42 PM Raw Mustard, that is the best post on the subject I have read. All I can say is "Yeah.....
» 30/05/2009 4:08:06 PM Cheryl, if we don't concentrate on sustainability, then we won't have any economy to worry.....
» 29/05/2009 11:17:59 AM One of the problems that you people who have successfully completed university degrees don.....
» 29/05/2009 10:29:53 AM And all the while, the students from the socio-economically disadvantaged families have ha.....
» 28/05/2009 4:05:19 PM "Socially that 1.6 billion people is collection of small family groups loyal only to .....
» 28/05/2009 12:57:57 PM Mil Ob, Pericles, Shazzbazz and Cheryl who claim to champion liberty and freedom seem to b.....
» 28/05/2009 12:45:31 PM "We expect that in the near future, that is, around the 100th anniversary of the Revo.....
» 28/05/2009 7:57:05 AM Hey, how about a bit of substance to your arguments and a bit less abuse to those with who.....
» 27/05/2009 3:10:59 PM Gee, I thought for a while there that all the posters to OLO had gone bonkers after I had .....
» 27/05/2009 12:19:24 PM Since the collapse of the Chinese economy in the Chinese new year, the number of poor peop.....
» 26/05/2009 1:22:22 PM Curmy old boy, I suggest you look at the balance sheets of all these dodgy companies invol.....
» 22/05/2009 11:28:55 AM Perhaps these footballers and their groupies like the Irish in New York, need someone like.....
» 22/05/2009 11:00:18 AM . "But as horrified victims of these misdeeds continue to discover, freedom of choice.....
» 19/05/2009 8:26:31 AM I'm with Yabby, don't trust them or we will all be working for Chinese masters before the .....
» 18/05/2009 10:36:47 PM Perhaps, in the totality of things, pandemics are natures way of stopping the human popula.....
» 15/05/2009 1:23:27 PM Curmudgeon. That is an interesting set of figures, particularly when you construct a graph.....
» 15/05/2009 12:29:57 PM Dr McMahon's article reads more like a piece written by a lawyer with its "on the one.....
» 13/05/2009 11:49:01 AM Isn't it amazing how all the knockers come out of the woodwoek, any time an article such a.....
» 11/05/2009 11:12:03 PM Actually Sharkfin, the GST is only 10 percent so that would only give an increase of under.....
» 11/05/2009 4:07:15 PM Under the present economic circumstances, we pensioners need to stand in the queue behind .....
» 8/05/2009 11:19:36 AM If they did the sums on the apparent lost revenue in the area under consideration, they wo.....
» 7/05/2009 10:29:36 AM "To tackle obesity, let us first consider what causes it." O.K. so where is the.....
» 5/05/2009 11:19:37 AM I am once again reminded of a saying that we had in the army when I was doing National Ser.....
» 5/05/2009 11:06:25 AM The reality is that most people on small incomes probably don't bother to claim as their m.....
» 4/05/2009 4:42:35 PM Candide. You and I don't get a tax deduction for our donations either, so in effect we are.....
» 1/05/2009 3:07:40 PM Not in a million years. The comparison never entered my head. David.....
» 1/05/2009 1:43:15 PM Now that he has departed this life, Richard Pratt should be regarded as a "Good Jew&q.....
» 6/04/2009 11:53:50 AM Perhaps it is time we started reading Thomas Malthus again. http://desip.igc.org/malthus/g.....
» 30/03/2009 12:03:48 PM I once thought that Sells might have something to offer to mankind. Alas, this last piece .....
» 30/03/2009 11:48:47 AM Aime, and anyone else in a similar position, my advice to you is "Just do it." .....
» 27/03/2009 9:28:21 PM I suggest that Beatriz has a look at the Australian psyche and ask the question that Macca.....
» 27/03/2009 8:21:13 PM I might also add that contrary to the preface to this piece by Gavan where he says "S.....
» 27/03/2009 7:49:07 PM Suggested reading http://www.abc.net.au/blackfriday/aftermath/dpackham.htm I would also o.....
» 18/03/2009 12:42:04 PM Aime, just do it. If you wait for the bureaucrats to give you a permit, Hell will have fro.....
» 18/03/2009 11:46:05 AM Leigh, you have hit the nail right on the head. The sooner we get some Technical schools b.....
» 18/03/2009 11:18:47 AM Philip, I would refer you to http://www.abc.net.au/blackfriday/aftermath/dpackham.htm Th.....
» 16/03/2009 2:27:12 PM It could well be argued that importing CEO's from overseas on high salaries is a sure reci.....
» 10/03/2009 10:41:31 AM It seems to me that the discussion has got off the topic a bit. While a good percentage o.....
» 8/03/2009 8:20:14 PM Fester, the idea of educating women about their rights to use contraception, etc., is good.....
» 6/03/2009 12:51:27 PM KAEP That just about sums it up. David.....
» 6/03/2009 11:57:09 AM Curmudgeon, please crawl back into your cave and stay there. How do you expect to feed the.....
» 4/03/2009 11:04:22 AM Yabby "Farmers around the globe won't grow things, if they cannot make a profit doin.....
» 25/02/2009 2:14:09 PM In my previous post I said "Father Kennedy's church is full because he has discarded .....
» 25/02/2009 10:29:05 AM Otokonoko's church might be an exception, but ShazBaz001, Father Kennedy's church is full .....
» 24/02/2009 10:50:06 AM Unfortunately , for Father Kennedy at least, if we are to live in an ordered society, ther.....
» 22/02/2009 6:28:27 PM I apologise for the following, but it seems apropos. A golfer playing in Ireland hooked h.....
» 21/02/2009 8:01:06 PM Perhaps it is time to also cast adrift, not only Keynes, but some of the other latter day .....
» 20/02/2009 7:21:36 PM Keith in Perth "US GNP was 34% higher in 1936 than in 1932 after FDR's new deal. Unem.....
» 20/02/2009 6:59:38 PM Otokonoko, I agree with your point that the CC has an enormous grip on the people in the c.....
» 20/02/2009 3:32:32 PM Shal, I'm sorry to have to say this, but your statement "But that pain = wholesale so.....
» 20/02/2009 3:02:12 PM Otokonoko, The outside world assumes that France is a devout Catholic country, but one onl.....
» 19/02/2009 10:07:45 PM We will just have to wait and see. In both Afghanistan and Israel, we have countries which.....
» 19/02/2009 3:59:46 PM Obama has undermined your prognostications by sending more troops into Afghanistan which w.....
» 13/02/2009 11:30:08 AM I might also add, "Beware of the ABC and the members of the nutty media". See h.....
» 13/02/2009 11:20:21 AM Roger, you and your very knowledgeable fellows have been trying to get this message across.....
» 12/02/2009 7:37:54 PM Billie et al, those who wish to engage in a reasoned discussion on the subject could profi.....
» 12/02/2009 10:50:14 AM If the advice of people like David Packham as submitted after the 2003 fires to COAG was t.....
» 9/02/2009 3:43:58 PM Need I say any more. Several commentators on this topic, with whom I often disagree have i.....
» 9/02/2009 12:18:55 PM Billya, "In your dreams, mate". The government has been providing health servic.....
» 9/02/2009 10:54:05 AM Stephen, CJMorgan et al, I suggest that instead of this continual complaint about the stat.....
» 8/02/2009 7:43:09 AM CJ Morgan. You do many of us who make comments on Aboriginal matters a slight by referring.....
» 6/02/2009 2:04:38 PM Houellebecq, I am sorry, but you should have lived in the Northern Territory, (as I did) w.....
» 6/02/2009 10:47:01 AM Stephan, you are in the first instance, confusing being black with being indigenous. Even .....
» 24/01/2009 7:13:41 PM Blairbar and Spikey. A bit "off topic", but it seems like almost anything goes h.....
» 14/01/2009 8:07:31 AM Don't you have an original thought in your brain. Why do you have to regurgitate the thoug.....
» 14/01/2009 6:51:21 AM Relda, when are you people going to realise that God is the creation of Man and not that M.....
» 12/01/2009 9:04:27 PM Blairbar, put your glasses on. BAYGON is John Tons. A quick search of Google shows who he .....
» 12/01/2009 7:49:54 PM BAYGON. "One of the reasons that Windschuttle is held in some opprobrium by historian.....
» 8/01/2009 6:32:45 PM George, do you not think that in looking through a prism you are distorting reality. As fo.....
» 7/01/2009 10:44:29 AM George, an interesting couple of posts. The specialists, in this case the Catholic church.....
» 5/01/2009 4:16:05 AM George, The "Mystery" to me is "How can so many otherwise rational people b.....
» 4/01/2009 8:21:55 PM I had an interesting conversation with an old friend last night concerning the Virgin Birt.....
» 24/12/2008 11:13:37 AM When are we going to realise that the story of the Virgin Birth is all BS and that the Chr.....
» 16/12/2008 7:03:10 PM Hasbeen, I think you need to have a closer look at the diminishing amount of Arctic ice be.....
» 16/12/2008 6:49:52 PM It might be a good idea in principle, but I rather think that in practice it would be an a.....
» 14/12/2008 9:23:41 PM Krudd and Co are giving 2 million “consumer families” (targeted because they were seen as .....
» 11/12/2008 5:41:34 PM Unfortunately, Q&A is absolutely right. Governments have done nothing to curb the greed an.....
» 10/12/2008 1:05:19 PM Webby, what the hell do you want more children for. The country is overpopulated now, we a.....
» 10/12/2008 12:20:17 PM Greed is the main problem. Adam Smith thought that once the people had risen to a better s.....
» 4/12/2008 10:59:18 PM The article itself is basically a load of nonsense. Little Brother and Col Rouge have got .....
» 30/11/2008 6:31:00 AM Rainier, you couldn't have said a truer word. Rudd 747 and his merry men & women will re.....
» 29/11/2008 6:46:04 PM Polycarp. If Christians truly lived the way that Jesus taught, we would not have the probl.....
» 28/11/2008 11:39:58 AM And it was the fanatics in the USA and Australia, led by Cheney and Bush who invaded Iraq .....
» 26/11/2008 2:48:22 PM I just re-read the article to see if it actually had anything to say about the Rudd govern.....
» 26/11/2008 12:31:42 PM And as a result we are going to be flooded with low grade migrants who we can well do with.....
» 6/11/2008 11:08:50 PM "Literature states enough food is grown world wide to feed every one however capitali.....
» 5/11/2008 10:01:11 PM Examinator. Surely cold hard logic says that we have limited resources, particularly wate.....
» 5/11/2008 11:48:37 AM "Woe unto us for we are undone." David.....
» 4/11/2008 3:04:18 PM I might add, that the are often occasions where it is better to address ones fellows in th.....
» 4/11/2008 2:59:31 PM The author failed to make any mention of the oft used, technically ungrammatical habit of .....
» 24/10/2008 10:21:18 AM The worst thing that the Nats did was to change their name from the Country Party, because.....
» 17/10/2008 9:37:05 AM Those people who have deliberately engaged in activities which result in the taking of lif.....
» 3/10/2008 10:35:52 PM Fortunately for us, our banking/finance system does at least operate with a modicum of reg.....
» 3/10/2008 12:42:11 PM Very perspicacious Bronwyn. David.....
» 2/10/2008 1:55:31 PM Ludwig, the answer is "Buckley's". David.....
» 2/10/2008 12:20:05 PM Very well said Bruce. The sooner the US alliance realises that they have no place in Afgha.....
» 2/10/2008 12:11:58 PM Time to stop talking, put down the tinnie and pick up the pen (or the spanner) David.....
» 23/09/2008 5:28:01 PM What does that make KRUDDY then?.....
» 19/09/2008 9:56:52 AM According to my rough calculation, the collision of two protons will release about 3 x 10^.....
» 18/09/2008 4:20:51 PM You failed to take account of the very strong possibility that Mr Rudd may be forced into .....
» 18/09/2008 4:13:02 PM The author has made no mention of the consequences of building more dams in the never endi.....
» 17/09/2008 10:36:00 AM "Be careful out there".....
» 16/09/2008 10:32:36 AM An excellent article, one which should be required reading by all politicians and economis.....
» 10/09/2008 7:24:13 PM Bushbred, you took the words out of my mouth. It is about time the stupid leaders of the .....
» 5/09/2008 6:53:09 PM Wanna make a small wager? David.....
» 5/09/2008 8:42:22 AM Sunspot watchers might be interested in this page. http://wattsupwiththat.wordpress.com/2.....
» 4/09/2008 2:45:54 PM We can but try. Nuclear power is a resource which must be used, otherwise civilisation wil.....
» 3/09/2008 11:02:30 PM Bennie, if the X and Y gen were at all savvy, they wouldn't be building huge houses that t.....
» 2/09/2008 10:29:11 AM Tebbutt, I belong to the previous generation and I would take issue as to whether generati.....
» 2/09/2008 10:08:36 AM It matters not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game that counts. There is .....
» 2/09/2008 10:03:39 AM She might well fall flat on her face too, and take McCain with her. God help America. Da.....
» 1/09/2008 3:30:54 PM One might also wonder why it is that abuses (not necessarily sexual) of children, by the s.....
» 30/08/2008 3:34:46 PM Let's be realistic about it. The average Australian couldn't give a rat's *&$# about what .....
» 30/08/2008 12:55:21 AM Perhaps a reading of http://larvatusprodeo.net/2008/08/21/on-rage-germaine-greer-reviewed.....
» 29/08/2008 12:50:53 PM "well I guess the sea can't be rising". "The arctic sea ice isn't melting.....
» 25/08/2008 10:33:23 PM Isn't it amazing, how those people who are pro some particular minority group or race, are.....
» 21/08/2008 1:42:06 PM It isn't just the lefty whites who romanticise the Aboriginal culture, they do it themselv.....
» 21/08/2008 10:43:59 AM First, we are all racists. If we are not, there is something lacking in our psyche. Perha.....
» 6/08/2008 10:28:25 AM Frank, it is all very well to rail against the present system. I have no argument with you.....
» 4/08/2008 4:44:41 PM Pericles, I would suggest that you take a good hard look at how the Chinese government doe.....
» 3/08/2008 11:34:28 PM Maybe those people who think matches should be won by "Brute force and ignorance".....
» 1/08/2008 2:42:27 PM Why is it that organic farmers are allowed to use Bt to control insects and no one seems c.....
» 1/08/2008 12:27:23 PM Col Rouge, you also forgot Nepotism, which was once rampant in the days of the Medici, als.....
» 31/07/2008 5:35:44 PM We all know the answer to that one Ludwig, it's called the Roman Catholic Church. David.....
» 30/07/2008 11:12:43 AM It won't happen Barry, best you concentrate on looking after your animals, at least they h.....
» 29/07/2008 10:48:45 PM Perhaps the Chinese have got it right after all. They are currently estimated to have 400,.....
» 29/07/2008 10:28:45 PM It looks a bit like "Hate Agronomist week". It is a pity that all you anti GM p.....
» 28/07/2008 3:39:32 PM Even the poor are not that poor in Oz. The best selling items in the supermarkets after ci.....
» 28/07/2008 2:31:57 PM I am always intrigued by people who base their arguments on statistics, particularly emplo.....
» 28/07/2008 7:33:44 AM Just as an aside, I am not defending Monsanto, although what they are doing is probably le.....
» 28/07/2008 7:02:13 AM Isn't it amazing. There is a tribe if people out there who believe that the solution to th.....
» 25/07/2008 1:09:34 PM As the world population increases and the demand for food increases, the citizens of the w.....
» 25/07/2008 12:49:56 PM Once again we have the reality that it is Wahabiist Saudi Arabia which we need to fear, no.....
» 24/07/2008 2:39:42 PM Carrying capacity. That seems to be a concept about which the city slickers in the govern.....
» 24/07/2008 11:26:21 AM I'm not really sure what the intent of the article was. It seems that the good professor w.....
» 22/07/2008 11:00:50 PM Poncan, please let us know where you are so that we may join you in this Utopia. David.....
» 22/07/2008 3:50:46 PM All very good posts. Just put "statin side effects" into Google. David.....
» 20/07/2008 2:40:49 PM Istvan, re your last statement, I could not agree with you more. Instead of fighting with .....
» 20/07/2008 2:16:16 PM Passy, the only way global warming will be reversed is for your beloved workers to accept .....
» 18/07/2008 6:09:33 PM Having just returned from a motoring holiday in the UK, I feel qualified to make some comm.....
» 18/07/2008 4:53:40 PM The author, Cheryl and Foyle, Yea and Amen. " The utterance is everything, and ther.....
» 18/07/2008 4:25:33 PM Cosmogirl, applying your logic, being a lesbian is a conditioned state, not necessarily on.....
» 17/07/2008 7:38:15 PM Oh my, how sensitive we are. I would suggest from Whoopi's comment that perhaps domestic v.....
» 17/07/2008 10:14:45 AM After 2000 years it doesn't seem to have made any difference. I think we need more pragmat.....
» 16/07/2008 10:47:23 AM One does not need to be a scientist to come to the conclusion that the continuing increase.....
» 16/07/2008 10:26:17 AM Whilst I might agree that the war in Iraq is largely the result of economic circumstances,.....
» 15/07/2008 11:31:09 AM What a load of C R A P......
» 14/07/2008 10:39:30 PM Nowhere in the article is any mention made of the need to devise an economic model which r.....
» 14/07/2008 5:26:09 PM By the time that has happened, all the farmers will have packed up and left. David.....
» 11/07/2008 12:31:31 PM "taking water for essential human needs away from rural communities." One might.....
» 11/05/2008 8:40:33 AM Ginx, unfortunately, what you say is right on the money. Particularly while we have people.....
» 9/05/2008 11:33:29 AM Keyser, your problem, from where I sit anyway, seems to be that your actions do not agree .....
» 8/05/2008 10:39:40 PM Ah, 'twas ever thus. David.....
» 1/05/2008 11:25:38 AM This is a bit off topic http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/2115271.stm Use of the intern.....
» 1/05/2008 8:24:28 AM Romany, I suspect that you have been mistaken for someone else and you are owed an apology.....
» 25/04/2008 11:56:42 PM "Today, China becomes more open and is most populous internet user country in the Wor.....
» 25/04/2008 4:27:10 PM The last two are good points. I ask, "Why are you in favour of a republic?" No.....
» 25/04/2008 1:40:47 PM I might get shot at for this, but I am really appalled by the lack of cogent arguments bei.....
» 24/04/2008 2:01:24 PM Nigel, you are still young. Would you trust John Howard, Julia Gillard, Mark Latham even, .....
» 22/04/2008 8:01:24 PM Romany. It is all very well to look at the push for change in China by both young and old,.....
» 22/04/2008 10:37:32 AM Keith, I would suggest that you have your facts wrong. China has been a net importer of fo.....
» 20/04/2008 9:58:06 PM Keith "(If you think the current crisis in food shortage is greatly accentuated by an.....
» 20/04/2008 7:41:14 PM Romany, perhaps you should also read the following before you get too starry eyed. http:/.....
» 18/04/2008 3:35:11 PM Perhaps the two previous posters have not heard of the old adage that "Truth is stran.....
» 18/04/2008 12:42:28 PM At the risk of being accused of "me too ism", I must say that on this occasion I.....
» 17/04/2008 8:26:03 PM Mr Right. You do not know what research others have done, or what they have read, or where.....
» 17/04/2008 1:22:05 PM When we hear the Pope making positive statements about population control we will know tha.....
» 15/04/2008 2:06:35 PM One of the problems is if the Greens get too much power, half of Tassie's jobs will go out.....
» 14/04/2008 11:31:18 AM I've said it before, and I'll say it again, "If the Tasmanian population was so conce.....
» 6/04/2008 10:22:54 PM http://www.hypoglycemia.asn.au/articles/hypo_cure-all.html would appear to support your c.....
» 4/04/2008 10:05:39 PM I suggest you read http://www.fiatas.com.au/index.php?id=11 Although I don't think it wa.....
» 3/04/2008 3:58:18 PM DialecticBlue. If you read my post carefully, you will see that my admittedly intemperat.....
» 2/04/2008 10:27:11 PM "1] For those of you who don't know, the AEF was formed to protect timber interests&q.....
» 2/04/2008 10:17:42 AM Ludwig. You and I are wasting out time trying to convince these cretins that conservation .....
» 2/04/2008 9:57:30 AM I am with Sneekeepete. It works. A friend of mine suffers from schizophrenia and was insti.....
» 1/04/2008 11:08:02 PM Colinsett, don't hold your breath mate. David.....
» 1/04/2008 6:55:07 AM Dialectic Blue, my guess that we have a little way to go before we reach the point of even.....
» 31/03/2008 7:22:35 PM Perhaps it is fortunate that Men's reproductive capacity is being diminished by all the ch.....
» 29/03/2008 8:34:43 PM If you don't "firebomb the leftovers" then you will not get any regeneration, as.....
» 29/03/2008 8:23:14 PM Well said, Peter. Most of your detractors don't understand logic or reasoned argument bas.....
» 28/03/2008 1:33:49 PM I could not agree with you more Mr.Right. If the Poms and the Ruski's couldn't subdue the.....
» 28/03/2008 12:49:39 PM Well now, we haven't heard too much yet from the others about long term sustainability, so.....
» 28/03/2008 7:53:42 AM What gave all you people out there the idea that we have democracy? We had a dictatorship .....
» 27/03/2008 2:27:08 PM Christinamac, how about giving us some logical argument against the article if you disagre.....
» 27/03/2008 12:39:22 PM An interesting commentary, one with which in general I find agreement. There are however o.....
» 27/03/2008 11:38:39 AM Perhaps the Australian has discovered, as so many others before, that being Aboriginal, ed.....
» 15/03/2008 11:45:06 PM And the other mob won't be able to resist the temptation to push it too far to the left an.....
» 15/03/2008 10:57:01 PM KGB. You are right in the sense that the apportionment of the world's available food is a .....
» 14/03/2008 10:43:43 AM Perhaps the forthcoming world grain shortage will bring home to all governments, the futil.....
» 12/03/2008 9:04:22 PM If the Nats had any brains (doubtful), they would form a coalition with Labor. They don't .....
» 12/03/2008 4:27:28 PM It is yet to be determined whether the Labor government is trustworthy, or even competent......
» 12/03/2008 10:22:37 AM It hasn't happened yet, and I am not holding my breath either. At present, he is just blow.....
» 12/03/2008 10:10:47 AM The one good thing that has come out of all of this, is that the community at large has be.....
» 10/03/2008 3:35:32 PM Runner, I hate to have to tell you this, but sexual abuse of children was around long befo.....
» 9/03/2008 9:57:19 PM That is the very point we are trying to make. If we don't show some leadership, how can we.....
» 9/03/2008 9:09:56 PM Gecko, much as I would like to agree with you, it doesn't appear that too many people, Tas.....
» 7/03/2008 8:03:07 PM That is "the pot calling the kettle Black" if ever I have heard it. Incidentall.....
» 6/03/2008 7:35:35 PM I readily admit to being a racist. What is so wrong about that? With all due respect, I wo.....
» 6/03/2008 9:40:39 AM If the citizens of Taswegia were so much against what the two major parties are doing, the.....
» 6/03/2008 9:33:58 AM While there is oil in the Middle East, there is no chance that the US will stand by and al.....
» 6/03/2008 9:15:56 AM Fickle Pickle. It is good to hear someone putting up a reasonable suggestion for a change.....
» 5/03/2008 11:17:25 PM 1. No kids 2. N/A 3. N/A 1. Yes 2. Live out of town so need car. No Aircon. House designe.....
» 5/03/2008 5:02:35 PM I had to send this on "Am I a Racist? Someone finally said it. How many are actu.....
» 3/03/2008 11:33:50 PM Q&A, I suspect that you and I are wasting our time in this debate. The deniers are not int.....
» 3/03/2008 9:18:38 PM And there will be lot more needless suffering and unhappiness if we don't do something abo.....
» 3/03/2008 12:30:39 PM Absolutely. David.....
» 3/03/2008 11:36:52 AM Absolutely correct Stevenlmeyer, David Palmer is to be congratulated. Muslims only have on.....
» 3/03/2008 10:48:44 AM The tone of the article sounds a bit too negative to me. I agree with Taswegian. If we do .....
» 1/03/2008 8:14:29 PM Webby, I suggest you look at the graph at http://arctic.atmos.uiuc.edu/cryosphere/IMAGES/.....
» 29/02/2008 10:46:58 AM I think that Gore Vidal was right when he reminded us that Man has made God in his own ima.....
» 28/02/2008 10:37:53 PM There will always be years in which we have either extreme wet or dry periods, probably co.....
» 27/02/2008 10:59:51 PM Rehcub, has it occurred to you that a higher temperature not only causes more evaporation .....
» 27/02/2008 6:12:00 PM Webby, one of the reasons why we have overpopulation in the world is because of the Cathol.....
» 27/02/2008 1:43:42 PM Dickie, you had better tell all the people of the earth who raise goats to stop doing it i.....
» 26/02/2008 8:35:14 PM Jones514. "While ever it is still possible for the ABCC to force individuals to testi.....
» 25/02/2008 1:03:11 PM It is interesting to see how the ostriches all come out and put their heads in the sand so.....
» 24/02/2008 9:56:27 PM Dickie "There are several ways that anthropogenic CO2 could be mitigated." Such.....
» 23/02/2008 11:10:26 PM Zilmia, I have to agree that you indeed are one to whom an apology is due. However, my pos.....
» 22/02/2008 10:43:19 PM Gee, you are a cruel bastard, but I can't disagree with you. David.....
» 22/02/2008 9:30:16 AM 2003-4 wheat exports were a record 17.8 million tonnes. Last year if my memory serves me c.....
» 21/02/2008 8:05:34 PM Gee willikins, it didn't take long for the climate change deniers to raise their heads did.....
» 21/02/2008 11:24:57 AM Judging by the failure of a large number of the protagonists on OLO to argue logically, th.....
» 21/02/2008 8:39:11 AM Isn't it amazing, that those who make the most noise have the least amount to say. We are.....
» 20/02/2008 7:32:15 AM Just in case anyone is concerned that the previous government wasn't spending enough money.....
» 18/02/2008 10:19:08 PM Let me give a quote from Mal Brough's budget speech as minister. “The Australian Bureau o.....
» 18/02/2008 4:22:19 PM Onya Ludwig. There are none so blind as those who will not see. David.....
» 18/02/2008 1:00:07 PM Here we go again. In lieu of any cogent argument, just call those who think differently &q.....
» 16/02/2008 8:28:05 PM Now to put another story, just to reject my racist qualifications. A couple of years ago, .....
» 16/02/2008 8:26:23 PM It is a pity that whenever anyone has the temerity to suggest that aboriginals have done s.....
» 15/02/2008 8:15:34 PM Continued. "We apologise for you having to approach the aboriginal affairs departmen.....
» 15/02/2008 8:13:36 PM Perhaps the following is apropos. "AUSTRALIAN APOLOGY TO THE ABORIGINAL POPULATION .....
» 14/02/2008 5:03:57 PM It was because of the rejection by the tribes of these unfortunate children, the products .....
» 10/02/2008 11:31:09 PM She'll be right mate. As long as we can export coal and iron ore to the Chinese, the Aussi.....
» 8/02/2008 9:48:25 AM If man can clone an animal without the intervention of God, then man can clone a human wit.....
» 7/02/2008 9:49:23 PM Under Mao, it was bad governance which kept the peasants poor. I was there 13 years ago an.....
» 7/02/2008 8:04:08 PM The employers in the other countries get rich, but don't kid yourself that too much of it .....
» 7/02/2008 3:56:42 PM "the important thing is a reduction in demand." The only way you are going to a.....
» 7/02/2008 1:07:43 PM If the government is seeking to bring inflation under control, then the last thing it need.....
» 6/02/2008 9:13:42 AM One of the reasons why developing countries are failing to progress is the fact that the b.....
» 4/02/2008 4:20:11 PM You are dead right there Chris, one only has to look at how the minions in CASA and its ho.....
» 4/02/2008 2:19:27 PM On the other hand, prospective politicians should have to spend some time out in the real .....
» 31/01/2008 7:53:40 PM When are we going to get away from all the BS about the "Stolen Generation" and .....
» 31/01/2008 12:03:53 PM Perhaps you can then explain why the child in question was returned to a disfunctional fam.....
» 30/01/2008 11:23:39 AM I am inclined to agree with Leigh on this occasion. To quote the scriptures, "The poo.....
» 24/01/2008 7:57:06 PM After doing a little bit of research on "Clean Coal" if have come to the conclus.....
» 23/01/2008 3:58:09 PM Thanks for the wishes. You may need them more than I, as I suspect I will be gone before y.....
» 22/01/2008 10:04:22 PM Dallas, I hope you and your mate are young enough to still be around when the ordure hits .....
» 21/01/2008 4:42:35 PM You don't need to be a scientist to come to the conclusion that sooner, rather than later,.....
» 21/01/2008 4:25:00 PM Dr Clarke, could you please explain to us in broad outline, what is involved with these &q.....
» 17/01/2008 4:21:42 PM Philip, How about multiplying 10 by 21 million equals 210 million for Australia versus 1......
» 11/01/2008 7:46:50 PM Don't forget that the US were buddies with the Taliban when it suited them, trying to get .....
» 10/01/2008 2:00:43 PM Come on now White Warlock, I suppose you still believe in Santa Claus and the Tooth Fairy .....
» 9/01/2008 11:04:53 AM Botheration, we are getting a bit off the thread, but I think you will find that a goodly .....
» 8/01/2008 9:10:56 PM Thermistocles and others, I might refer you back to the posting of Cazza and Marilyn Sheph.....
» 22/12/2007 8:25:40 PM Rainier, I think the time for patience and respect has run out. We have been too patient w.....
» 20/12/2007 1:26:14 PM OK Trade215, let us hear some constructive suggestions from you. If you don't want to hear.....
» 19/12/2007 10:21:01 AM Look, either we will find a way of reducing our per-capita footprint, or many millions, if.....
» 18/12/2007 7:37:00 PM Yes indeed. Wizofaus also fails to take account the additional food requirements of additi.....
» 18/12/2007 7:22:46 AM As much as we may like to blame the Catholic Church for the population increase, it really.....
» 17/12/2007 4:44:19 PM A very good article which gets right to the nub of the problem. I suspect that the solutio.....
» 12/12/2007 8:43:56 PM Peter, I was with you until the second last sentence, then you lost me. The first couple o.....
» 8/12/2007 4:45:48 PM Atom1, you seem to be forgetting that the energy that you are going to get from biofuels w.....
» 30/11/2007 8:07:56 PM One would think from all the Hooray on this and other pages that the Uranium mining indust.....
» 30/11/2007 6:08:37 PM Well said Trade215. If the parents encourage their kids to perform well it doesn't matter .....
» 28/11/2007 2:05:25 PM Isn't amazing how all these alternate technologies "Could" contribute to the gen.....
» 28/11/2007 10:37:40 AM Boaz_David, surely you haven't discarded the idea that we should all be united under Chris.....
» 27/11/2007 3:59:08 PM Looks like we are stuck with nuclear power generation in the forseeable future if we want .....
» 27/11/2007 10:52:12 AM Taswegian, didn't you know that from last Saturday, everyone is going to turn over a new l.....
» 26/11/2007 6:57:56 AM I was going to stay out of any further debate, but the figure quotes by Dick Head need som.....
» 24/11/2007 8:46:22 PM Kaep, the problem is that the unwashed have no knowledge of such things as thermodynamics .....
» 23/11/2007 11:40:43 PM And of course, these renewable energy techniques are out there already proven and commerci.....
» 23/11/2007 1:56:55 PM I am sorry to keep harping on the subject, but would the anti nukes including Christinamac.....
» 23/11/2007 10:18:48 AM Unfortunately, population control doesn't seem to work either. In the last 60 years or so,.....
» 22/11/2007 4:51:45 PM An electric car supported by a nuclear power station would reduce global CO2 emmissions. P.....
» 19/11/2007 12:13:51 PM It is unfortunate that in today's acquisitive society a woman of child bearing age only se.....
» 15/11/2007 7:18:50 PM You have obviously never been near Sydney's Gay Mardi Gras. David.....
» 15/11/2007 6:08:46 PM Lyndon, while I might agree with you on many points, I have to take issue with your commen.....
» 14/11/2007 3:17:51 PM We also have to learn how to do it all while reducing the number of people on the planet. .....
» 14/11/2007 10:03:56 AM Frankgol, we don't generally seem to be on the same side, but in this case i am with you, .....
» 12/11/2007 10:05:43 AM "A difference of Opinion" on the ABC last Thursday said it all NOT. The first ha.....
» 10/11/2007 8:39:58 PM I may be wrong here, but it seems to me that most of today's leading "Aboriginals&quo.....
» 8/11/2007 9:49:27 PM Jolanda, why do you not take your children out of the school system altogether and teach t.....
» 8/11/2007 4:29:03 PM Well said MLK. Dr. Cannold, when your bright child attends university, you will see the w.....
» 6/11/2007 7:16:07 PM Jolanda, somewhere or other your kids are going to enter the real world and believe me, it.....
» 6/11/2007 10:58:56 AM Another point which i should have mentioned earlier. It has been observed, that if a stud.....
» 4/11/2007 12:20:50 PM Robp, that is where the institutions and courses where I got my piece of paper excelled. I.....
» 3/11/2007 4:20:20 PM Cheryl, in my experience the smartest people out in the field with PhD's were the one who .....
» 2/11/2007 3:54:25 PM Don't think for a moment that all the innovative ideas come from universities. There are a.....
» 2/11/2007 12:07:52 PM The first question students should be asking should be asked in year 10. Do you really thi.....
» 29/10/2007 10:56:56 AM Books can contain dangerous and uncomfortable facts and ideas, but I don't think your illn.....
» 24/10/2007 5:22:00 PM Perhaps Aboriginals should try and learn a few lessons from Crazy John. He didn't exactly .....
» 24/10/2007 5:08:04 PM It would appear that some of those on the left are having difficulty grasping the horrible.....
» 23/10/2007 11:26:52 AM One might well ask why it is that more "Aboriginals" can't follow the example of.....
» 22/10/2007 2:44:35 PM I would like to make a couple of points. Unfortunately, while Aunty Rhonda's story is cer.....
» 10/10/2007 1:16:40 PM Perseus, you are a bloody genius. You summed up the process very succinctly. One other fa.....
» 10/10/2007 12:46:46 PM Desipis, you took the words right out of my mouth. I don't know what parallel universe the.....
» 28/09/2007 9:49:07 AM Why don't you stupid people crawl back into your holes and read what Barry had to say. B.....
» 27/09/2007 8:14:30 PM Why is it that all the posters here seem to follow the mantra that our lot must always be .....
» 27/09/2007 4:15:53 PM A conclusion based on a rumour is no conclusion at all. David.....
» 20/09/2007 12:59:54 PM "Unfortunately, many of us come from rural areas, many of us may not have the opprtun.....
» 19/09/2007 3:33:04 PM GC, with your system, if you get more than 15 mm of rain, your little tanks will overflow......
» 18/09/2007 11:50:02 AM Surely it would be better to convert all the waste plastic into rainwater tanks than into .....
» 18/09/2007 11:20:04 AM Touche'.....
» 18/09/2007 11:00:47 AM There are a few fairly specious arguments there. For a start, what is the point of the per.....
» 14/09/2007 3:54:10 PM Skubeedoo, your post is futile. You are just casting pearls before swine. Their complete i.....
» 5/09/2007 9:16:43 PM There also seems to be a misconception out there that all Palestinians or indeed the inhab.....
» 5/09/2007 2:29:06 PM Paull, can you explain to us why you think that Israel has a right to exist whereas appare.....
» 29/08/2007 9:00:02 AM aqvarivs Not so long ago, the Argentinians used to shoot the feral children who lived in .....
» 28/08/2007 8:59:37 AM We might not have Saab making aircraft, but down in the Latrobe Valley we have Gippsland A.....
» 28/08/2007 8:32:02 AM Boaz, stop giving us all that Biblical BS. Your arguments are built on sand and the sands .....
» 28/08/2007 12:08:07 AM Alzo. Roughly one pound of grain per day will keep the average homo sapiens sufficiently .....
» 27/08/2007 6:20:38 AM And they knew very well that if they did wipe Hezbollah out, they would have lost the supp.....
» 26/08/2007 8:16:03 PM Boaz, I will have to agree with you on one point, "To this day, the Jews know the val.....
» 24/08/2007 4:34:26 PM Romany, I have just been re-reading your comments about the anti-freeze in toothpaste. Th.....
» 24/08/2007 2:58:34 PM Boaz, one wonders why you bothered to raise you head seeing that you treat Antony's contri.....
» 24/08/2007 2:28:48 PM Keep plugging away Antony. Sooner or probably much later, the religious right will realise.....
» 23/08/2007 7:08:42 PM I never made any judgment as to whether it was right or wrong. I expect the parliament to .....
» 23/08/2007 1:11:14 PM Perhaps there are times when people need to be insulted in order to effectively get the me.....
» 23/08/2007 12:52:12 PM Ms Pringle, you should be the first to realise that it is not the prerogative of the judic.....
» 14/08/2007 7:15:25 PM Quote "Of course, allowing safe enhancers would not eliminate all risk. Some would st.....
» 13/08/2007 2:41:58 PM Xoddam. I would suggest that, properly managed, there is considerable scope for producing .....
» 10/08/2007 10:23:50 PM Paull, the fact that I may or may not be entitled to live in Australia has no relevance to.....
» 10/08/2007 11:49:05 AM Is it no wonder that the electorate no longer trusts "Little Johnny" and his coh.....
» 10/08/2007 11:34:08 AM These "Johnny come latelys" who have come flocking to Palestine since the format.....
» 9/08/2007 3:03:58 PM A good article and an equally good set of replies. Howard should also have used the surplu.....
» 5/08/2007 6:49:57 PM Why don't you two just swap email addresses and carry on this discussion in private.....
» 3/08/2007 4:48:38 PM RobbyH, you obviously don't know Italians very well. You only have to walk down Lygon Stre.....
» 2/08/2007 11:30:28 AM Perhaps Bob Menzies was a man ahead of his time......
» 31/07/2007 9:03:35 PM Truly it can be said, "Bullsh-t baffles brains".....
» 31/07/2007 11:46:41 AM One only has to read the book "Blood Brothers", by Elias Chacour, a Palestinian .....
» 30/07/2007 11:29:29 AM One of the indications of a animal being under stress is the failure of the reproductive p.....
» 30/07/2007 11:08:02 AM India has had a nuclear industry for over fifty years. We were exchanging technology with .....
» 26/07/2007 8:57:10 PM julatron, at the end of the day you have to realize that all home owners are actually inve.....
» 26/07/2007 1:20:43 PM Col Rouge, just a small correction. CGT was originally applied to the whole of the indexed.....
» 23/07/2007 10:22:30 AM You better believe it, it's a jungle out there. Your kids just have to learn to cope, othe.....
» 22/07/2007 9:52:31 PM Perhaps readers would care to look at the statistics and other facets of employment of Abo.....
» 20/07/2007 7:53:16 PM Assimilation is soooooo monophonic. No one listens to that stuff anymore. Frankgol, that .....
» 19/07/2007 12:52:06 PM Neil, run that past us again in words of one syllable. My brain can't cope with long words.....
» 18/07/2007 7:25:45 PM Once again the pseudo-intellectuals rant and rave against assimilation. Lets face it, the .....
» 16/07/2007 7:34:20 PM Dealing with the mob. I thought that we had been doing that for the past 40 years, and it .....
» 16/07/2007 7:27:37 PM Jolanda, what is the point of providing better schools for the Aboriginal kids when their .....
» 15/07/2007 6:55:09 PM Rainer, I have just been going through the last dozen or so of your postings on OLO. How .....
» 15/07/2007 1:32:34 PM Romany, let me therefore make an objective comment. If you look at the lives of the avera.....
» 13/07/2007 9:22:25 PM Perhaps things are looking up. "Zheng Xiaoyu, former director of the Chinese State F.....
» 13/07/2007 2:48:26 PM I have to make a couple of comments. The smog in Beijing was something to behold back in 1.....
» 13/07/2007 2:26:58 PM Benjamin. When I lived in Tennant Creek in the late 60's it was blacks first, public serva.....
» 11/07/2007 10:02:44 AM What makes you crazies think that Al Qaeda will be beaten if the Yanks chase them out of I.....
» 10/07/2007 8:46:33 PM Benjamin, you said "I believe the war on terror is really a war on fanatical Islam, a.....
» 9/07/2007 12:41:37 PM Just as well we only get two posts a day. Now we don't have to put up with this drivel fro.....
» 8/07/2007 5:41:45 PM Seems to me that King Canute is aptly named. You are pushing against the tide mate and it .....
» 6/07/2007 2:02:14 PM We are hearing a lot of negativity from people like Frankgol and his ilk. What therefore a.....
» 5/07/2007 8:23:20 PM I would like to know where people get the idea that the Aboriginals have been starved of f.....
» 3/07/2007 7:34:26 PM Rainer, I have missed you. Hell, I thought I was still up in the tree, but now you mention.....
» 2/07/2007 1:44:01 PM If the Aboriginals wanted work, there is plenty of it available in the West Australian min.....
» 2/07/2007 11:47:50 AM Perhaps you people who are winging about the lack of facilities that Aborigines have been .....
» 2/07/2007 7:25:19 AM Itchyvet, things are never going to improve unless you take away all the free money. Just .....
» 2/07/2007 12:21:50 AM I hope all the people on this page saw the final part of Sixty Minutes tonight about what .....
» 30/06/2007 7:18:38 PM Hasbeen said, "Better start looking for a new fuel." I think you should have sa.....
» 29/06/2007 3:04:54 PM Kipp, in another 40,000 years, Leigh's descendants will also be entitled to claim they are.....
» 28/06/2007 7:57:18 PM Power usage is actually nearer to the square of the speed as form drag is equal to the cub.....
» 22/06/2007 5:34:06 PM Troublemaker, I think you need to go back and do your sums again so that you get a better .....
» 20/06/2007 11:30:28 PM Viking, your memory must be very short, or you may be too young to remember, but the Indon.....
» 20/06/2007 11:47:58 AM Alzo, we might be living in yurts sooner than you think. At the present rate of population.....
» 19/06/2007 1:20:35 PM The problems being faced by China as a result of their attempts at population control shou.....
» 18/06/2007 10:35:25 PM Why does the Catholic Church excommunicate those who it feels have gone astray? Aren't the.....
» 15/06/2007 8:02:56 PM Benjamin. If you think the U.S. and the George W's allies are so lilly white, read what D.....
» 15/06/2007 7:12:46 PM Bruce Haig. If you wish to put my pseudonym into Google you will readily find who I am. I.....
» 14/06/2007 2:48:42 PM DEMOS, how could you be so unkind? The five journalists should be given an award all righ.....
» 11/06/2007 7:55:02 AM Is it not also possible that your imperfect men have misrepresented what it was that God h.....
» 10/06/2007 11:33:39 AM CMO3 I note that Paul had a whole list of sins which precluded entry into the Kingdom, bu.....
» 8/06/2007 11:31:48 PM CMO3 It would appear from what you say that the good Cardinal, and indeed also the Holy Fa.....
» 6/06/2007 6:05:31 PM Aqvarius. back in the old days before the government gave money to Catholic schools, the s.....
» 6/06/2007 1:12:24 PM No doubt this push for exemption from the anti-discrimination law comes from Cardinal Pell.....
» 6/06/2007 7:55:29 AM Deus_Abscondis, it isn't just the per capita consumption you need to worry about, it is th.....
» 5/06/2007 11:19:34 AM "The world’s greatest future problem is that too many people must share too little en.....
» 1/06/2007 11:01:56 AM A very good article. I would also draw readers attention to the article in the Washington .....
» 30/05/2007 11:08:06 AM I suggest that you read http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=5907 to get a be.....
» 29/05/2007 11:12:24 PM Father of night is probably almost right when he says that "A common misunderstanding.....
» 29/05/2007 10:30:37 AM Sarah, you are probably right. If we keep producing CO2 at the present accelerated rate w.....
» 29/05/2007 10:07:03 AM I may be the only contributer Philip, however, here goes. What you are saying is generall.....
» 21/05/2007 2:16:43 PM Hey Y2K is back! Posted by Taz, I wish......
» 17/05/2007 12:10:50 PM Melody, you are nothing but a trouble maker after my own heart. I swear that one day I wil.....
» 7/05/2007 2:16:59 PM Sells makes the point that "What we will get is a population hooked on the good time,.....
» 1/05/2007 12:25:33 PM What is it that drives this resistance to embryonic cloning. It has no scientific basis wh.....
» 19/04/2007 4:35:23 PM Boaz, you might also care to reflect on the fact that not all displaced Palestinians are M.....
» 18/04/2007 4:27:40 PM I don't know where people like Billie get their idea that most of the illicit drugs out th.....
» 18/04/2007 12:09:12 PM I would encorage participants in this thread to read "Blood Brothers" by Fr. Eli.....
» 17/04/2007 2:55:19 PM Oligarch, he is no funster, believe me. He is just a bit dyslectic when it comes to Englis.....
» 13/04/2007 1:48:08 PM Why do people continually refer to Maoris as indigenous to New Zealand? They were migrants.....
» 12/04/2007 10:58:53 AM We need to look at the underlying cause of climate change and that is the fact that the wh.....
» 10/04/2007 2:17:14 PM Well, wasn't that a lot of hot air. A few suggestions as to some solutions might have been.....
» 31/03/2007 8:35:25 PM Dickie, your estimate of 75 percent of radioactive material in tailings is probably a bit .....
» 30/03/2007 11:13:29 AM Meanwhile, the Serbs are still fighting with the Croats......
» 30/03/2007 10:58:59 AM The irony of it all is that the kids who go to the government schools generally have more .....
» 29/03/2007 8:02:28 PM It is interesting to note that if the world population increases at only 0.5 percent per a.....
» 27/03/2007 7:16:57 PM Would you prefer that I used the term "Hallowed halls of learning" or even ".....
» 26/03/2007 4:59:55 PM Mirko, you and some of your friends in your ivory towers should get out into the community.....
» 26/03/2007 2:25:07 PM Dear oh dear. Dr. Prasser makes it sound rather terminal for the liberal party and I am af.....
» 26/03/2007 2:07:38 PM I agree with Snake. He and his ilk are setting a very poor example which a lot of very imp.....
» 24/03/2007 8:33:32 PM David, while I disagree with the reasons for your approval of the Jewish return to "T.....
» 23/03/2007 7:16:46 PM Hi GuyV, I don't know why he bothers to stick around. He has obviously run out of cogent a.....
» 22/03/2007 5:42:10 PM MichaelK. It isn't that your spelling is wrong. The grammer and the sentence construction .....
» 22/03/2007 12:41:29 PM MichaelK, please. please, please get rid of your English language tutor and find someone w.....
» 21/03/2007 1:23:26 PM Just so that we know that you are all fair dinkum about the xenophobia bit, let us have a .....
» 21/03/2007 7:36:43 AM SHORBE go to http://www.population.org.au/ for some answers to your questions about popula.....
» 20/03/2007 8:14:25 AM BOAZ, I understand it all right. I was just trying to point out the shaky ground on which .....
» 19/03/2007 10:36:23 PM BOAZ, don't give us all this religious BS. The Zionists are a bunch of terrorists who spaw.....
» 19/03/2007 3:12:34 PM I wonder why anyone would think that an improvement in the supply side of housing is going.....
» 19/03/2007 2:36:41 PM "Our statements as a council reflect the majority view of our community." Regre.....
» 19/03/2007 2:19:45 PM A well written article. It should also be pointed out that the "Balfour Declaration&.....
» 6/03/2007 8:00:23 AM Col Rouge, as a teenager in the fifties, our family had very little in the way of material.....
» 5/03/2007 9:17:39 PM Cowboy Joe, do you also realise that if the US were not at war in Iraq, something of the o.....
» 5/03/2007 7:00:31 AM Vivy, It has already been done, but not quite in the way you suggest. The factory is actua.....
» 4/03/2007 10:37:36 PM I think you will find that much of the success of the Hezbollah in South Labanon is due to.....
» 4/03/2007 10:10:25 PM Airne, You wrote "To make current nuclear technology even worse is the fact that so .....
» 3/03/2007 9:17:39 PM I keep hearing Doomesday scenarios from all the anti nuclear lobby, but I am yet to hear a.....
» 28/02/2007 6:27:37 PM Online-east, I am afraid you are right and that Frankgol is completely out of step with re.....
» 26/02/2007 6:03:10 PM Desalination is about three times as costly in terms of power usage as reusing waste water.....
» 26/02/2007 12:22:20 PM Land prices are probably having too great an effect as well, but putting a brake on the si.....
» 26/02/2007 12:21:14 PM It is about time some of you growth crazy economists took some notice of Hamilton and real.....
» 23/02/2007 12:06:50 PM Don't hold your breath Country Girl. There aren't enough votes out in the country any lon.....
» 23/02/2007 11:09:53 AM Perseus, nice to see someone putting some numbers to a practical solution. My solution ru.....
» 22/02/2007 10:43:46 AM To most students, maths and science are difficult subjects, particularly when compared wit.....
» 22/02/2007 10:10:44 AM What a heap of CRAP.....
» 21/02/2007 11:17:41 PM I have to agree with Seaweed. The Yanks and Little Johnny won't admit that they have alre.....
» 21/02/2007 8:32:12 PM Why is it that the world media seems to be unwilling to put the pollies under the bright l.....
» 21/02/2007 8:06:25 PM BOAZ, The Genesis promises are a lot of BS written by a Jew(s) to justify the Zionist caus.....
» 20/02/2007 7:15:43 PM It might be germaine to point out that the carbon trading scheme in the EU has virtually c.....
» 20/02/2007 11:52:45 AM The conventional wisdom in Palestine once was that "The only good Jew was a dead Jew&.....
» 19/02/2007 3:54:53 PM An interesting dissertation Andrew, apart from the fact that you have also been seduced by.....
» 19/02/2007 3:22:34 PM Legrain makes it all sound lovely, doesn’t he? Unfortunately, he misses a vital parameter.....
» 19/02/2007 10:21:43 AM Vivy, I'm sorry to get into you again, but cultural issues will have very little place in .....
» 17/02/2007 9:29:58 PM You are still missing the point. If we don't get world population and therefore world over.....
» 17/02/2007 7:49:48 PM Vivy, if you have a careful look at previous postings on world population control, you wil.....
» 15/02/2007 3:35:41 PM Well said, Plerdsus. Until all the world, and the poor countries in particular, reduce the.....
» 15/02/2007 10:09:24 AM BradA, why do you think that world crops haven't yet started to fail. I suggest that you l.....
» 2/02/2007 12:00:10 PM When I was a little shaver and my peers tried to bully me we had a saying "Sticks and.....
» 1/02/2007 2:35:15 PM Tony, that argument breaks down because it has one fundamental fault. To get people where .....
» 1/02/2007 10:59:52 AM I would suggest that a greater challenge to the world is to reduce the present population .....
» 26/01/2007 8:15:04 PM Volition, let me tell you a story. A friend of mine is a moderate size potato grower. He w.....
» 26/01/2007 7:55:59 PM It seems as though justice might, and I only say might, be about to overtake the protagoni.....
» 26/01/2007 10:05:33 AM Country Girl, perhaps the answer to your question "Aboriginal Welfare - can it work?&.....
» 25/01/2007 11:15:24 AM Robert, I have difficulty with your reference to aboriginal culture. As you say, they have.....
» 24/01/2007 11:40:21 PM Why should it be any more traumatic for black kids to be sent away to school. The white ki.....
» 24/01/2007 3:58:11 PM Rainier, I knew you had to be more than just a pretty face. Thank you for that list. It .....
» 24/01/2007 3:33:03 PM Rollo, good article, but people have been saying similar things for years and it only seem.....
» 23/01/2007 9:47:15 AM I would be more impressed if the Australian Laboe party started to take an interest in the.....
» 19/01/2007 10:04:10 AM The Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away. Blessed be the name of the Lord......
» 12/01/2007 11:01:09 AM Cowboy Joe, my apologies for my intemperate reference to your peasantry, after all, my fat.....
» 11/01/2007 8:33:33 AM MichaelK Please accept the following with good-will. Whilst I can empathise with some o.....
» 10/01/2007 11:51:41 AM Perhaps the Zionist kibbutzniks might now realise that thay were not God's chosen people a.....
» 2/01/2007 12:28:29 PM Dickie, I must be getting thick in my old age, but could you explain how the pollutants yo.....
» 31/12/2006 12:38:31 PM Well, I overcame my lethargy and read some of the more promising references you gave on fu.....
» 31/12/2006 6:02:17 AM Cowboy Joe, all well and good, but it wasn't the Iraqis. They got the wrong man......
» 30/12/2006 11:20:07 PM All, your references to current plasma technology are interesting. I must admit that I was.....
» 29/12/2006 7:45:44 PM Come on people, let's stop playing around with semantics. We all have to admit that we are.....
» 29/12/2006 6:52:21 PM Rainier Read http://www.artofeurope.com/shakespeare/sha8.htm.....
» 29/12/2006 3:28:42 PM Dickie, you said "3. "Greenpeace believes industry should always prove a substan.....
» 29/12/2006 8:30:31 AM Another problem with the undoubtedly unjust judicial system as far as aboriginals in most .....
» 27/12/2006 5:09:46 PM Boaz, for a minute there, in your point 2, I thought you were talking about George W Bush......
» 27/12/2006 12:42:04 PM Oh indeed it does. That is why most of your lot are still in the stone age......
» 24/12/2006 4:30:48 PM Citizen, you are wasting your time. Rainier has a built in set of blinkers which prevents .....
» 22/12/2006 5:39:45 PM Give the poor blighters a break Ben. It is Christmas, and if you got rid of all the people.....
» 20/12/2006 12:20:10 PM Tell me Dick, where does ADS-B fit into the scheme of things? I thought it was going to re.....
» 20/12/2006 7:01:15 AM How about a bit of constructive effort Rainier. Let us see an article from you with some p.....
» 18/12/2006 8:21:04 PM Rainier and HRS. In some respects each of you is right. The problem with the education sys.....
» 17/12/2006 7:56:30 AM While we are on about alternate forms of energy, it has been starkly brought to our attent.....
» 16/12/2006 9:48:40 PM Yes Dickie, let us see some references to support your argument. They will need to be publ.....
» 15/12/2006 3:20:09 PM I was out in the sticks about half way between Cobar and Ivanhoe in July after the area ha.....
» 15/12/2006 11:56:14 AM I think Mr Bently needs to revisit the subject. What the poor need is not credit, it is jo.....
» 14/12/2006 7:21:53 PM If you don't think of yourself as s normal human being then who am I to argue......
» 14/12/2006 2:48:55 PM An excellent post Cornflower, very perspicatious......
» 13/12/2006 10:04:29 PM Rainier, what innovative idea do you think that you might make to improve the lives of you.....
» 12/12/2006 9:17:15 PM Rainier, no doubt if someone accused you of being racist you would object, but you would b.....
» 12/12/2006 1:40:55 PM Why all the hoo-har and waste of taxpayers money on a matter which would have been ignored.....
» 12/12/2006 1:31:03 PM Well said, Cornflower. Kirsty, it might interest you to know that not all of us Grey Noma.....
» 12/12/2006 8:31:11 AM If you people expect the Minister to listen to your concerns then you should stop acting l.....
» 8/12/2006 4:08:39 PM Here we go again. Why does it have to be the responsibility of the police, welfare agencie.....
» 6/12/2006 7:35:24 PM Ronnie Peters and Rainier et al, please read http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2006.....
» 5/12/2006 11:06:11 PM Before all you aboriginal apologists get into the blame game for past inertia on the part .....
» 5/12/2006 11:26:07 AM I would have to agree with Sylvia that the article by Peter Bradford was a non event. It i.....
» 30/11/2006 8:10:38 PM Haamlet and JamesH. You won't get any argument from me about it. I can't get a decent pict.....
» 28/11/2006 9:01:04 PM Why do people like HawaiiLawyer see religion as the solution to all these problems of chil.....
» 25/11/2006 2:50:58 PM It also wants an abuser to step forward and put their hand up, but I don't imagine there i.....
» 24/11/2006 6:44:10 PM I put this post on another page, but it more rightly belongs here. Runner, I don't think t.....
» 24/11/2006 7:32:06 AM Shonga, if you locked up all the men/boys who commit incest you would be putting away a si.....
» 23/11/2006 8:14:06 PM Why is it that a woman never seems to know when she is being stirred?.....
» 23/11/2006 11:36:38 AM My main query is, "Why is it that the Snowy flats at Orbost do not seem to have had a.....
» 23/11/2006 7:42:53 AM I wish I had your confidence mate......
» 20/11/2006 2:38:59 PM Including the original author, it seems to me that Bazz is the only one still in the tree......
» 15/11/2006 6:34:43 PM What a heap of ordure.....
» 15/11/2006 9:02:08 AM Ronnie Peters, you ought to get out into the real world a bit......
» 14/11/2006 11:01:44 AM Lady, get real. It is a jungle out there and when these naive young women go into it they .....
» 14/11/2006 10:42:07 AM Leigh, in general, the point that you make is valid, but you shot yourself in the foot by .....
» 12/11/2006 4:14:07 PM Boaz, You said "Me ? I've already told you I've experienced that 'instant' healing,.....
» 11/11/2006 6:01:57 PM "Anyone with an open mind will see that what they read in the bible is reflected in t.....
» 10/11/2006 6:12:02 PM Reynard, you have got it wrong. Man has created God in his image despite what a search in.....
» 9/11/2006 10:44:17 PM Looks like you were the only one who watched it Stephen. The rest of us couldn't be bother.....
» 9/11/2006 10:24:14 PM It doesn't look as though Dr.Thompson managed to accomplish much during his ten years in P.....
» 9/11/2006 10:08:48 PM I can't accept the bible as being the Word of God at all. In the main it is just spin on t.....
» 8/11/2006 6:46:55 PM Cris Kerr, please enlighten us as to the details of this miracle drug, otherwise we will a.....
» 8/11/2006 10:08:19 AM The reason people are against human cloning is that when it is shown to be successful it w.....
» 8/11/2006 8:47:47 AM Don Aitkin " The headgear in question doesn't offend me any more than a nun's habit d.....
» 8/11/2006 7:04:24 AM I think that some of you are missing the point. Whilst I would argue that in our country,.....
» 7/11/2006 10:20:02 PM Kaep, when are you going to stop talking bull*hit. The rain that Sydney has just got was .....
» 30/10/2006 10:07:25 AM Rayann, you have hit the nail on the head. Muslim women like you need to be much more arti.....
» 26/10/2006 4:01:39 PM Yabby, I follow your argument about the need to give farmers assistance in a one in a hund.....
» 25/10/2006 4:40:27 PM Yabby, unfortunately, it is broadacre dryland farming which suffers the most from drought......
» 25/10/2006 9:55:00 AM While Beazley is leader and the Labor party has no policies, they will not win an election.....
» 25/10/2006 9:39:13 AM Amongst other occupations I have also been a farmer, but I have also moved to other jobs i.....
» 16/10/2006 1:02:45 PM As we used to say in the army, "Bull*t baffles brains".....
» 13/10/2006 11:11:15 AM Welcome to Queensland, the deep north......
» 11/10/2006 10:52:20 AM If you look at the history of the conflict between the US and North Korea over the past 50.....
» 11/10/2006 10:30:53 AM BOAZ_David. If you think you can start a meaningful dialogue on that basis, then you might.....
» 10/10/2006 10:47:58 AM You have made some very interesting points. It is perhaps sad that the Pope is of advancin.....
» 6/10/2006 12:42:12 PM You need to remember that the US needs a war somewhere in order to keep its economy from g.....
» 29/09/2006 1:09:39 PM Hedgehog. Let's hear a reasoned argument detailing your concerns about the material in the.....
» 27/09/2006 7:56:37 PM Tristan, as a non labor voter, I generally agree with the thrust of your missive. What rea.....
» 26/09/2006 10:54:08 AM to the quote from Chris Shaw "Don't lie. Don't steal. Don't be lazy." I would l.....
» 26/09/2006 10:40:42 AM Rainier wrote "Can you provide me with anthropolgical and historically researched pro.....
» 21/09/2006 6:39:08 PM A translation into English of The Pope's address is available here http://closedcafeteria.....
» 21/09/2006 2:36:39 PM Most of the Native Title claims should be deeemed invalid as they are based on Eddie Mabo'.....
» 20/09/2006 4:55:26 PM Carter says "Nor does he (Al Gore)present any evidence that climate during the 20th c.....
» 20/09/2006 11:46:09 AM ONYA Leigh.....
» 20/09/2006 11:10:57 AM I think that all you apologists for Islam should go back and try and understand what the P.....
» 19/09/2006 5:02:16 PM I always regarded David Flint as a bit of a D-ckhead, but he seems to be more than just a .....

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