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» 24/03/2017 1:28:01 PM Perhaps then "prove your feelings were hurt", could be a defence. If hurt feelin.....
» 23/03/2017 9:42:48 PM Chris, there is a big difference. You pick up the mike press the ptt button and talk while.....
» 23/03/2017 2:03:55 PM The crux of this discussion is that the HRC did not go around looking for someone to make .....
» 23/03/2017 12:01:29 PM Baygon, the reason Saudi is not on the list is probably because they do not allow plots to.....
» 22/03/2017 10:27:21 PM STALIN WOULD BE PROUD OF THE LEFT ! The whole left array from somewhere inside the Labour.....
» 22/03/2017 9:40:04 PM Ahhh, Foxy, you keep telling yourself that story. I agree everything you said is true. It .....
» 22/03/2017 4:24:53 PM Plenty of examples of exceptions. Two way radios can be used while mobile. Usually radios .....
» 22/03/2017 7:45:35 AM That is true Foxy, but no one asks the question, why it is so different for moslems than o.....
» 21/03/2017 5:28:26 PM Each attack will increase their support. There has not yet been a major attack killing doz.....
» 21/03/2017 4:02:50 PM It is all business as usual and one thing that is certain there will be no business as usu.....
» 21/03/2017 3:53:14 PM Interesting Chris, especially as today the government is proposing a change to 18c, (was i.....
» 20/03/2017 8:15:08 AM Yuyutsu, it is pretty simple arithmetic actually. Divide the average daily demand of Sth A.....
» 19/03/2017 9:45:29 PM Yuyutsu, batteries in a grid have a purpose but not as backup in any form. Their capacity .....
» 19/03/2017 4:17:22 PM I think the battery deal is not what a lot of people think it is. One of the criticisms of.....
» 19/03/2017 3:00:32 PM Chereful, hmmm well aborigines, well I don't know but the rest of the world has moved on, .....
» 19/03/2017 1:41:25 PM Cherful, I think there is a problem with using 18c in the little girls case. To win the ca.....
» 18/03/2017 8:49:58 AM Luciferase, in what you suggest there are a lot of energy transitions. Starting at an ERoE.....
» 17/03/2017 2:10:17 PM Well Doog, as you are unable to name them, I guess you do not know what they are. Of cours.....
» 17/03/2017 12:53:51 PM I am afraid most posters here are not taking ERoEI into account. The ERoEI of wind and sol.....
» 16/03/2017 5:05:21 PM Steele, whose policy was it that blew up in his face ? There is no one else to blame. They.....
» 15/03/2017 9:48:46 PM Some of you lot seem to misunderstand a few simple facts. All peoples who migrated here ca.....
» 15/03/2017 3:41:46 PM The problem with shale wells is the slow delivery of oil & gas. It is due to the small cra.....
» 15/03/2017 3:20:48 PM Doog said; The alternatives are staring you in the face but Go on Doog let us all in on .....
» 14/03/2017 10:23:04 PM It is extraordinary how ignorant are some of the commentators that you see on radio & tel.....
» 14/03/2017 5:36:28 PM If you want an example of the ABC's dishonesty watch the DRUM tonight, I think it is on 2.....
» 14/03/2017 2:45:11 PM Yes doog they should divert the gas from export. They should also divert coal from export .....
» 14/03/2017 2:30:09 PM Doog: More rooftop solar will be the big winner. Until sunset !.....
» 14/03/2017 2:24:31 PM Ttbn, gas fired power station. I know news travels slowly to SA but have they not heard th.....
» 14/03/2017 1:49:33 PM O Sung Wu said; or have a sizable Muslim electorate, Now that is something to worry abou.....
» 14/03/2017 1:41:59 PM It is quite simple really; Any combination of LGBDXYZ will NEVER propagate itself. It is d.....
» 14/03/2017 1:13:08 PM Whoops reading that referrence you gave that 1 minute was for the UK. That article said 10.....
» 14/03/2017 1:02:27 PM Yes Fool on the Hill, I notice on the TV at lunch time today they spent half an hour talki.....
» 14/03/2017 12:43:17 PM No Foxy there has NEVER been a group like Islamists. They do NOT believe in multiculturali.....
» 13/03/2017 2:43:20 PM What we are seeing here in the schools is the Trojan Horse program. This program was devis.....
» 13/03/2017 2:04:30 PM So Ed Musk wants to install a battery farm. This should be an interesting proposal and I w.....
» 12/03/2017 10:15:47 PM It will need government with a attitude of whatever it takes. If all diesel that was avail.....
» 11/03/2017 10:09:19 AM One theory about placebos; Getting the placebo tablet etc stirs the brain up to driving t.....
» 11/03/2017 9:59:06 AM Here here Lego !.....
» 10/03/2017 3:39:27 PM Joe, I read that link you got from Foxy. I can see what it is driving at, but if the othe.....
» 10/03/2017 1:24:35 PM I agree with you Joe, and how long after that before the immans start insisting that all o.....
» 9/03/2017 10:30:40 PM Dan, you missed my point about the cousin marriage. It has resulted in a damaged genome an.....
» 9/03/2017 6:20:46 PM Hmmm, well Alan, Egypt is a classic example, declining oil, declining money, increasing de.....
» 9/03/2017 3:30:14 PM Ahhh yes, if only the politicians etc had taken notice of Colin Campbell in the 1990s. Som.....
» 9/03/2017 2:50:38 PM Re the schools, some of you may be in an area or watch the censored news, but the new head.....
» 9/03/2017 2:25:41 PM Dan, our problem is the same as Europes, it is just not as severe. There is a policy appli.....
» 8/03/2017 2:27:25 PM Surely Mikk you cannot be as disconnected from reality as your post suggests. Everyone und.....
» 8/03/2017 2:04:09 PM So Diver Dan, you reckon that the Middle East is a better place to live than the US ?.....
» 8/03/2017 1:40:01 PM Diver, you criticise those "right wingers" but they are being realistic. We can .....
» 28/02/2017 12:58:07 PM An interesting group of replies. Money doesn't have to be borrowed into existence. That i.....
» 28/02/2017 9:41:06 AM Well Arjay, debt is the problem. The reason such debt got generated was because the fallin.....
» 27/02/2017 3:44:24 PM There is supporting evidence in the finances of the major international oil companies. Exx.....
» 25/02/2017 9:20:18 AM SM, the solar thermal seems to work OK but it seems that the cost of their output is the p.....
» 24/02/2017 11:30:08 AM First the Islamist countries did not sign the UN Human Rights Treaty. The majority of coun.....
» 23/02/2017 2:58:41 PM Indeed Luciferase, I read an article where this guy calculated that if he connected the ba.....
» 23/02/2017 11:17:30 AM Aiden said; It's really a case of Cross That Bridge When You Come To It. That is what has.....
» 23/02/2017 11:02:33 AM Oh Aiden, don't be silly ! EVERYDAY at 5PM there is NO solar output. (winter of course) If.....
» 22/02/2017 3:50:52 PM More: Of course you can have very large dams at significant height and they can hold perha.....
» 22/02/2017 3:39:00 PM Why is it that o one points up the problem with 50% renewables ? It does not seem to be un.....
» 22/02/2017 12:44:33 PM There is a saying; We must leave oil and coal before they leave us. Nothing said on here t.....
» 21/02/2017 2:24:23 PM Yes Aiden, your own post about the increasing magic that we are applying. I suggest you re.....
» 21/02/2017 12:15:29 PM I basically agree with Joe. The area became Arab when the Arabs invaded Mesopotamia and a .....
» 21/02/2017 11:22:54 AM Gawd, what a lot of waffle ! The basic problem is the industrial age is just now coming to.....
» 20/02/2017 10:07:32 PM Tanya Eye-Chart made it clear on Q&A that 50% solar & wind is the firm policy and no CO2 .....
» 20/02/2017 2:30:46 PM Solar and storage seem to go together. Unit dwellers in those blocks that are everywhere t.....
» 20/02/2017 1:56:30 PM When talking of storage remember the formula; S = C X (N + 1) Where C = Required plant for.....
» 19/02/2017 9:57:06 PM Actually an early crash of the system may be the best option. It needs to driven home to t.....
» 19/02/2017 5:32:04 PM Don't worry the closure of Hazlewood will cause blackouts in NSW as well. No one, especial.....
» 19/02/2017 5:21:44 PM Foxy, The point is that moslems are opposed to multiculturalism. As far as Jews are concer.....
» 19/02/2017 4:44:35 PM SM, do you know when Liddel closes ?.....
» 18/02/2017 9:20:25 AM No Ant, I did not prove you right. It is simple enough, if base load stations provide base.....
» 17/02/2017 10:11:21 AM No Ant your logic is wrong. Privately owned can be reliable, however when you privatise yo.....
» 15/02/2017 10:40:19 PM Well all the fuss a bit of coal made ! Imagine if he held up a piece of uranium ! The gree.....
» 15/02/2017 9:47:27 PM Foxy as usual you are trying to take a middle ground and look on the matter with the kinde.....
» 15/02/2017 4:23:56 PM In the UK they have been forced to recognise Islamic courts and there are many of them aro.....
» 15/02/2017 4:04:37 PM SM, it seems to me that the political world does not understand what is going on. If, it i.....
» 14/02/2017 5:56:27 PM Peter, I doubt that the AEMO would have the power (sorry pun) to declare a state of emerg.....
» 13/02/2017 5:33:40 PM Hsbeen, I do not think that is quite right. If the state has declared a state of emergency.....
» 13/02/2017 4:20:37 PM Peter King, do you have a link to the Emergency plan for Electricity Supply Emergency. I h.....
» 13/02/2017 4:09:33 PM A simple explanation for the normal non engineering people to understand can be expressed .....
» 10/02/2017 7:15:27 PM JBOWER, you are right there is no energy crisis in that there is enough available. Where t.....
» 10/02/2017 2:22:59 PM Foxy cont: Here is an example of the promotion of solar as the answer to all our problems......
» 10/02/2017 2:11:11 PM Foxy, yes it is a shame that the political class do not understand the relationship of ene.....
» 10/02/2017 10:04:45 AM SM & Foxy; The real problem is that both Labour & Liberal are trying to run policies that .....
» 9/02/2017 10:32:15 PM Well Foxy read it yourself and decide. He has been widely attacked by moslems. He has tra.....
» 9/02/2017 10:18:19 PM When you get way out back there you do need HF radio. There are digital HF radio systems a.....
» 9/02/2017 6:23:58 PM Foxy, it was very common for English women to wear scarfs at one time. There have been sho.....
» 9/02/2017 9:08:08 AM The Burqua is required in some moslem groups. Its purpose is to prevent other men seeing t.....
» 8/02/2017 4:02:49 PM Hmmm, but back to the thread; The writer seems a bit out of touch. She mentioned an increa.....
» 8/02/2017 12:24:04 PM Cont: So, with our political scene in turmoil with new parties coming out of the woodwork,.....
» 8/02/2017 12:17:42 PM Yes Foxy, interesting time indeed. Interesting because there are a number of very importan.....
» 8/02/2017 10:21:03 AM Paul1405 said; in the opening post is mostly fodder for the bottom dwellers. Hmm is that .....
» 7/02/2017 3:41:34 PM Might I suggest that perhaps he has been trying to get change for some time but after what.....
» 7/02/2017 1:27:10 PM SM, you might be right but in combination with other groupings such as Benardi and ALA tha.....
» 7/02/2017 1:12:24 PM Naa, you all have it wrong. The energy depletion will reduce CO2 faster than any Paris gat.....
» 7/02/2017 12:36:54 PM Senators owe their allegiance to the voters, not to any party as such are an artificial bo.....
» 6/02/2017 3:55:49 PM What other date in the last 100,000 years is as significant on this Island continent ?.....
» 6/02/2017 3:52:38 PM This war has been going for 1400 plus years. Islam invaded Europe, Persia, Africa and Indi.....
» 6/02/2017 3:26:53 PM What is really silly about all these protests and hurling of abuse ? The parameters of th.....
» 6/02/2017 1:55:21 PM Here we are arguing about exactly how much money we are spending that we haven't got. All.....
» 6/02/2017 1:35:45 PM Alan B said; Scotland and her oil reserves! Hmmm, what reserves ? All but exhausted. My.....
» 6/02/2017 1:09:12 PM They are moslems, and Islam does not permit democracy. So why is anyone surprised ?.....
» 5/02/2017 3:21:13 PM Spot On Geoff. Shell in recent times has been making noises about leaving the oil industr.....
» 3/02/2017 7:55:44 PM Well Tony, what is true is that the way things are these days it just as well could be tru.....
» 1/02/2017 10:54:23 PM Oh it was on Sky news tonight. It sounds just like we have all been instructed recently, s.....
» 1/02/2017 10:31:00 PM We now know where Alice went to through the looking glass ! She went to the United Nations.....
» 1/02/2017 10:11:04 PM When I come to these threads the subject has usually changed, but to return to the thread;.....
» 1/02/2017 11:09:50 AM Lego, your remark about the immigrant unemployment ratio raises a point. I do not know if .....
» 31/01/2017 11:00:20 AM Talking about trade etc, I see that the first freight train from China to the UK has arriv.....
» 31/01/2017 9:05:09 AM I am afraid Foxy is among the compassionate females I referred to elsewhere. This may well.....
» 30/01/2017 10:03:44 PM Oil is not the key item that many think. The US uses almost no Saudi oil. In any case in S.....
» 30/01/2017 6:19:10 PM Development in Canada: Terrorist attack on a mosque in Quebec. A number killed. There will.....
» 30/01/2017 6:11:07 PM Notice the high number of young women protesters in the demos ? Why is it young women are .....
» 30/01/2017 6:03:42 PM The reason many are so vociferous in their condemnation of Trump is that he is calling out.....
» 30/01/2017 5:13:58 PM Let us watch and learn. We might be able to save ourselves some severe grief in the future.....
» 30/01/2017 4:22:58 PM Re Anzac, the troops were put ashore too far north onto hills backed beaches instead of lo.....
» 30/01/2017 4:07:28 PM Phillip S, In the US, just as it is here, only the very worse attacks by moslem migrants .....
» 30/01/2017 3:39:56 PM Oh, I think Merkel is enough of a politician to realise her blunder. However she is enough.....
» 30/01/2017 1:35:35 PM I think it is illustrating a number of non pc matters that have been swept under the PC ca.....
» 30/01/2017 8:33:53 AM I see one of the generators had a big payment due to buy CO2 credits from some place but .....
» 27/01/2017 3:21:55 PM Here is something interesting; Thrump has been holding meetings with the political leaders.....
» 26/01/2017 3:56:23 PM I believe we have to take the lesson from France. It is an example of what will happen her.....
» 25/01/2017 9:56:59 PM Foxy, I agree. If Caliph = Pope then that means that Islam would have to have undertaken c.....
» 24/01/2017 8:48:36 PM I think I have noticed something which no one else has commented about. Do I detect a male.....
» 24/01/2017 2:21:20 PM Max, you even got that 97% of opinions wrong......
» 24/01/2017 2:02:28 PM Now children behave yourselves. Too much squabbling and not enough solutions. Now I will .....
» 24/01/2017 1:33:11 PM Ahhh Foxy & others, Like virtually all of us Gareth Evens was schooled in geography with M.....
» 23/01/2017 10:53:09 PM Max said; That means 80% of the fossil fuels on the books of companies today should never .....
» 23/01/2017 6:53:46 PM Mhaze, Peak crude oil occurred way back in November 2005 at which time it went onto a plat.....
» 23/01/2017 6:11:34 PM Here we go again; I wish they would make up their mind. The recent report of ideal farming.....
» 23/01/2017 4:44:10 PM Yes Ismise I second your opinion. I found the article VERY interesting. It was probably on.....
» 23/01/2017 3:32:07 PM It seems that many have still not understood what happened in the US election. I am not up.....
» 23/01/2017 3:07:39 PM Foxy, go to tinyurl.com and copy the icon link there to your task bar then when you have a.....
» 22/01/2017 2:37:09 PM Alan B said; and all his moribund, as thick as two planks, believers? You mean the deplor.....
» 22/01/2017 1:18:37 PM Armchair, who appears to be in the US is right when he says Obama Care had the effect of i.....
» 21/01/2017 3:35:27 PM Hasbeen, there is a mental set that we should always give the benefit of the doubt to the .....
» 20/01/2017 9:31:10 PM Continued: I found the article again. http://gatestone.eu/sweden-migrants-study/ Note th.....
» 20/01/2017 9:19:58 PM The Somalis have been a problem in Melbourne but they have not been as bad in Sydney. Not .....
» 20/01/2017 1:07:13 PM An interesting development. If you want an example of how it goes with larger immigrant nu.....
» 17/01/2017 10:34:17 AM Actually there was a dispute in the Japanese High Command about whether they should invade.....
» 17/01/2017 7:54:39 AM Killarny, Iranians are not Palestinians, they are Persians. They are proud of their suppor.....
» 16/01/2017 10:02:31 PM I hear and read Iran making the threats. You say I am seeing/hearing out of context ! Wha.....
» 16/01/2017 9:06:35 PM No Billyd, I have read the Iranian statements and heard their speeches. It is exactly what.....
» 16/01/2017 8:58:45 PM Yes, Luciferase it was a different web site that I looked at. The prices look similar so t.....
» 16/01/2017 4:12:44 PM I am glad it is not me that will have to sort this mess out. UNESCO recently affirmed that.....
» 16/01/2017 3:33:59 PM Oh well in for a pound in for a penny. To paraphrase someone else; It is the Energy Stupid.....
» 16/01/2017 2:29:20 PM Foxy, here is that link; http://tinyurl.com/jbw36gx The original worked for me. Also Bayg.....
» 16/01/2017 1:52:27 PM Electric cars, now there is a joke in Australia. The Nissan Leaf sold here in 2012 to 2014.....
» 16/01/2017 7:41:46 AM Is battery storage even feasible ? Somebody somewhere calculated that if all the car batte.....
» 16/01/2017 7:28:28 AM What Armchair says is basically correct. There is no law in most European countries applyi.....
» 15/01/2017 3:03:03 PM I think Foxy among others missed Rechub's point. By winning he meant it has become politic.....
» 14/01/2017 4:44:02 PM Ho Hum !.....
» 14/01/2017 4:32:15 PM Several times there has been mention of small modular nuclear stations. I came across this.....
» 14/01/2017 4:11:21 PM There are 54 pages of it so I have not got far into it. Seems the upshot is the Bank expec.....
» 13/01/2017 3:24:52 PM Billyd, I am sure you have not missed the point, so don't go on with the pretence that oth.....
» 13/01/2017 10:01:07 AM If anyone has any doubts as to what happens to countries when they are taken over by Mosle.....
» 12/01/2017 1:40:59 PM SM said; Most of us on this thread accept that something has to be done about reducing GHG.....
» 12/01/2017 1:11:11 PM Yes, the public objections has seen a reversal and Anzac day goes ahead. However that is n.....
» 11/01/2017 2:12:29 PM Banjo; subscribe to this list. It does seem to be quite accurate. https://www.gatestonein.....
» 11/01/2017 1:56:41 PM OK Luciferase, I see what you are saying. That is right, there is no point to wind & solar.....
» 11/01/2017 8:17:13 AM Paul 1405 said;Shadow, when you can't defend the indefeasible "indefensible" ? .....
» 11/01/2017 8:04:15 AM Luciferase, you asked if I would put nuclear & solar/wind on the same grid. I see no reaso.....
» 11/01/2017 7:50:21 AM Toni, Well, there is nothing that I can say to you except that your comment indicates that.....
» 10/01/2017 1:20:30 PM On another point being made about hospitals; I had to take my wife to the emergency sectio.....
» 10/01/2017 1:06:09 PM Apparently it was not a spur of the moment purchase as she had inspected another main beac.....
» 10/01/2017 12:11:10 PM Malcolm said; Islam and Islamic traditions which are moderate, This is the very point on .....
» 10/01/2017 10:07:11 AM Foxy Tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick.....
» 9/01/2017 5:50:48 PM The big problem with storage is cost. You have to decide how many overcast windless days y.....
» 9/01/2017 6:54:35 AM Hasbeen, Fertiliser will be a problem no matter what. We can reserve our small amount of o.....
» 8/01/2017 12:22:02 PM Here we go again ! Pages of posts all pontificating about CO2, different ways of reducing .....
» 8/01/2017 10:07:56 AM Correction, the Finns have a working station, but it is the next one that has had such a l.....
» 8/01/2017 9:50:21 AM Paul1405, yes peak conventional oil is well behind us. The fill in, ie shale, is now just .....
» 7/01/2017 8:44:58 PM Foxy, that was an interesting site. However we are passing the point of discussing the mat.....
» 7/01/2017 3:30:54 PM Foxy, I keep asking this question but never get an answer. If nuclear cannot be used what .....
» 6/01/2017 11:01:29 PM There is need for a complete rethink on energy. First remove any consideration of global w.....
» 5/01/2017 7:58:13 AM In Firefox if you highlight the url then right click and the dropdown menu lets you open i.....
» 4/01/2017 10:16:10 PM Luciferase, the problem we face is that large numbers of people still believe that renewab.....
» 4/01/2017 1:39:34 PM The "honest" green advocates talk about the economy not relying on 100% availabl.....
» 4/01/2017 10:49:53 AM If you want to get an insight into why it is so difficult to get viable renewable energy s.....
» 3/01/2017 9:23:55 PM All the discussion on here regarding the settlements is redundant. The differences between.....
» 3/01/2017 3:03:09 PM No Joe, they can be built in earthquake areas, you just build them on large concrete slabs.....
» 3/01/2017 2:55:22 PM Foxy, your 2nd link did not work either the first and second were different, 0 & o were c.....
» 3/01/2017 1:00:41 PM Foxy, firstly may I suggest you go to Tinyurl.com and place the link from that site on you.....
» 3/01/2017 11:52:16 AM Just after I put that last post on here, I watched the midday ABC News. They had a discuss.....
» 3/01/2017 11:11:30 AM I see no reason to believe that moslem populations in Australia will behave any different.....
» 1/01/2017 10:15:58 PM Well ultimately it does not matter who struck first. It was going to happen anyway. As far.....
» 1/01/2017 9:05:20 AM Billyd, I could find no reference to 647 AD or any other AD date in your reference. I have.....
» 30/12/2016 9:55:55 PM Billyd, if I remember correctly in 1967 Israel was attacked by Egypt Jordan an others and .....
» 30/12/2016 4:24:30 PM Saints said; surely both parties can agree amicably to the rule of "give and take&quo.....
» 30/12/2016 2:26:37 PM Julian, it was a crack about Julius Caesar but I don't remember the context. Anyway not to.....
» 30/12/2016 10:06:40 AM Oh Julian you offend your namesake. The US cannot reverse the UN resolution. If the US mov.....
» 29/12/2016 1:00:41 PM Aiden, that is not what the comment by the geneticist said. The genes that are the problem.....
» 29/12/2016 12:25:07 PM David f, I am afraid that what you would like to see is unacceptable to the Arabs. Hamas h.....
» 29/12/2016 8:40:58 AM Yuyutsu said; What problem are you talking about? I was referring to their inbreeding by .....
» 29/12/2016 7:03:46 AM Eeerrr Yuyutsu said; Who are those stupid Arabs that Israel must dance to their flute? Hm.....
» 29/12/2016 6:58:28 AM Yuyutsu, «The Arabs will NEVER accept that Israel can exist.» Agreed - so what? Now the .....
» 28/12/2016 9:35:38 PM This whole argument is redundant. The Arabs will NEVER accept that Israel can exist. They .....
» 28/12/2016 9:24:50 PM Foxy, you did not answer my question. Why did the Israelis build the wall ?.....
» 28/12/2016 5:22:22 PM Billyd, you avoided the question. Does not caretaker mode mean you just keep the status qu.....
» 28/12/2016 5:14:47 PM Foxy, why have the Iraelis erected walls ?.....
» 28/12/2016 3:26:57 PM This UN resolution is a major change in the matter and as the US government is in caretake.....
» 28/12/2016 3:16:04 PM I am disappointed in Turnbull as I thought he may pull it off. However things have changed.....
» 28/12/2016 2:49:07 PM I am not familiar with the geography of Jerusalem but as I have read the resolution means .....
» 28/12/2016 2:00:30 PM As a bit of background, at the end of 2014 there were 1600 drilling rigs in the US operati.....
» 28/12/2016 1:44:59 PM Sooner or later it will be realised that a compromise is not possible. The present physica.....
» 28/12/2016 8:20:21 AM I posted this elsewhere so my apologies for those being inflicted with my thoughts again. .....
» 28/12/2016 8:11:26 AM Sorry Shadow Minister; there is never going to be an agreement for a two state solution. I.....
» 27/12/2016 9:00:55 PM The author seems obsessed with Australia's place in the world. Frankly, from where I sit a.....
» 25/12/2016 9:54:49 PM I got an email advert for printer ink which openned with Happy Holidays. I replied You hav.....
» 25/12/2016 9:34:03 PM They are genitically bound to their tribes and together with their religion it has resulte.....
» 25/12/2016 9:22:45 PM I have become more affirmed in my belief that we should abandon the Middle East to its own.....
» 23/12/2016 9:51:30 PM I have become more affirmed in my belief that we should abandon the Middle East to its ow.....
» 22/12/2016 2:30:46 PM The problem is coming closer to home. The recent troubles in Indonesia are the result of t.....
» 20/12/2016 3:49:57 PM Yes of course ABC is local. I missed the mid day news but did not hear it this morning. Ev.....
» 20/12/2016 3:31:38 PM Joe A few Australian women were victims. also Truth is not a defence for 18c......
» 20/12/2016 3:16:56 PM Here it is; Three people were injured when a man stormed into a Zurich mosque and opened .....
» 20/12/2016 3:05:52 PM Here is another one, I heard it on the BBC about 4am. Someone went into a mosque in Zurich.....
» 19/12/2016 5:52:48 PM Jayb; That of course means that Oaths swearing loyalty in Nationalisation ceremonies and .....
» 19/12/2016 3:49:15 PM One of the problems for the news media was the Victorian policy of not giving information .....
» 19/12/2016 3:06:58 PM Merry Christmas everyone. It is our background, our history even if we are not religious i.....
» 19/12/2016 2:04:24 PM WILL SOMEONE PLEASE ANSWER THE QUESTION ? If we do not use coal, gas or oil what do we use.....
» 18/12/2016 4:00:50 PM Oh yes, you may not be able to criticise Pauline Hanson because it might offend her. It co.....
» 18/12/2016 7:50:38 AM The appeal is on extraordinary grounds. If granted it would mean that you could not critic.....
» 18/12/2016 7:32:31 AM I did hear a report on the BBC that a fusion reactor in Europe was able to maintain the p.....
» 17/12/2016 3:01:02 PM Interesting development on 18c. Ms Prior's barrister is arguing in the appeal that 18c mak.....
» 16/12/2016 11:29:21 PM David said; will not stop the spread of Islamic State outside Maybe, but with the cessat.....
» 16/12/2016 10:52:24 PM Doog, you are living in fantasy land if you think that renewables can do the job. I will b.....
» 16/12/2016 1:11:54 PM So doog, if they just shut down the coal fired stations without replacing their output ho.....
» 16/12/2016 12:19:55 PM Graham said; Because 18C exists an idea has taken root that we are not allowed to say cert.....
» 15/12/2016 10:32:19 PM And all that lovely talk while they are tearing themselves apart in that cesspit known as .....
» 15/12/2016 3:43:36 PM doog, the giving of priority to renewables is what has killed the economics of the coal fi.....
» 15/12/2016 3:27:19 PM Considering all the words that have been said around 18c can anyone put their hand on thei.....
» 13/12/2016 10:47:16 PM Richard III is it ? Yes, I have to agree with you, but perhaps what we need to do is say t.....
» 13/12/2016 10:10:36 PM Oh Greatful you pontificate about history and think we do not see you changing it as you g.....
» 13/12/2016 3:26:33 PM Actually Leo it was Foxy that made the comment you attributed to me......
» 13/12/2016 3:19:31 PM What does it matter, this is the continuum of a war that has been underway for 1400 years .....
» 13/12/2016 2:44:36 PM I have two points on all this; First the attack on the World Trade Centre in New York. It .....
» 12/12/2016 10:37:49 PM David, the Sth Aus wind turbines are cheapies. Did you see what I wrote on the other thre.....
» 12/12/2016 10:12:26 PM Hellooo Foxy, long time no see ! Most countries in Europe are complying with Sharia's rule.....
» 12/12/2016 12:42:21 PM I will stick my neck out and make a prediction. Turnbull will lead to the next election. L.....
» 12/12/2016 12:09:56 PM Well even the aborigines were from elsewhere as were the rest of us. As far as muslims ar.....
» 12/12/2016 10:41:30 AM The whole problem is a lot more complicated that has been discussed here. First, has no on.....
» 12/12/2016 9:36:35 AM There seems to be a reluctance to look the big problem square in the face. Reliability ! T.....
» 11/12/2016 11:51:54 AM We can all argue back and forth but I think this writer says it all and while it is a depr.....
» 8/12/2016 8:33:10 AM Hey, take it easy Toni, don't you realise that the left are the new scourges of the uninfo.....
» 5/12/2016 4:01:57 PM Jinxy, welcome to the big dilemma. Look at what assets you are likely to have when you rea.....
» 5/12/2016 7:38:24 AM What was that the Koran said about the boys and pearls ?.....
» 4/12/2016 10:33:40 AM Grateful, some information for you. Those with a cousin marriage tradition have a 13% grea.....
» 4/12/2016 10:13:15 AM The Arabs and other moslems seem to have a problem with being able to change their unders.....
» 4/12/2016 7:31:11 AM Yes, Grateful the Asians have a lot to teach us on dedication and work ethic. Never the le.....
» 3/12/2016 10:40:01 PM The crux of the matter is that Islam wants to force itself on everyone. It started doing j.....
» 1/12/2016 9:32:48 PM Saw a report recently that the money was already been made available by the congress to bu.....
» 1/12/2016 1:35:05 PM At some point I believe aborigine families would have started registering their BDMs so th.....
» 30/11/2016 3:59:35 PM OK Joe, thats good. Someone should put it up onto a genealogy site. There is very good sof.....
» 29/11/2016 9:13:01 PM The moslem believe and the Koran tells them so that infidels must financially support mosl.....
» 28/11/2016 10:48:30 PM Actually I should not have mentioned the new state as that was not really the point I was.....
» 28/11/2016 3:38:19 PM But would people who are 50% aboriginal and 50% European origin get the same as someone wh.....
» 22/11/2016 8:31:14 AM Joe, has anyone suggested a sunset clause for the amendment. It seems ridiculous that it w.....
» 21/11/2016 4:36:51 PM Ms Tranter is typical of a certain, age, education level, employment group. I even have on.....
» 21/11/2016 2:37:43 PM Bloody hell Jardine, what sort of miserable comment is that. Of course Sarah is being paid.....
» 21/11/2016 2:31:05 PM Sometimes Sarah, people have had experience with handicapped people or have known a family.....
» 21/11/2016 1:20:45 PM Well Killarney these people you describe are the "Deplorables" and most are just.....
» 21/11/2016 8:31:35 AM As I said previously, I would have no mention of race at all. In some hundred years or so .....
» 19/11/2016 4:04:57 PM There seems to be a truism that globalisation is ending. The cause I suspect is complex. T.....
» 19/11/2016 3:43:11 PM You know, what intrigues me is the similarity to the way the East European communist regim.....
» 17/11/2016 10:21:21 PM Free speech is under very intense attack in Europe. Even threats that if you do not watch .....
» 17/11/2016 11:49:58 AM Who bloody cares ? Haven’t we had enough of all this blah blah blah ! We don't vote there.....
» 15/11/2016 10:17:28 PM So you knew him well poor Pasquale. It all sounds a bit Shakespearage......
» 14/11/2016 2:32:24 PM Isprey, I think you have missed the point. The problem is that a problem cannot be discuss.....
» 14/11/2016 9:09:33 AM No Rache, the "debt & deficit disasters" are still there like a roadside bomb wa.....
» 13/11/2016 5:53:11 PM Well here is something to really worry about. In the Canadian Parliament; "Now that .....
» 12/11/2016 3:34:15 PM weird election result, Trump 19800k Clinton 21700k roughly from memory but Trump wins. Of .....
» 11/11/2016 10:43:24 PM Well Steele, I agree the accusation about Brennan is somewhat airey fairy but you made no .....
» 11/11/2016 5:32:30 PM Steele, no need to be nasty. Obviously I cannot affirm from first hand knowledge that the .....
» 10/11/2016 10:46:20 PM 1/13/15: Nancy Pelosi announced she will appoint Rep Andre Carson, D-Ind, as the first Mus.....
» 10/11/2016 10:35:27 PM Ahh, here it is ! Agree ! *Here is something to think about** while Americans slept Obama.....
» 10/11/2016 10:28:42 PM Armchair, you hope for a certain cabinet appointment. There will need to be some outside c.....
» 10/11/2016 3:56:54 PM Steele, your proposal sounds nice but --- How do you prove a real refugee ? How do you tel.....
» 8/11/2016 4:49:07 PM Not to worry, once we have spent an enormous amount of money on solar and wind and realise.....
» 8/11/2016 4:00:48 PM Alan B, if you believe that 18C is safe then why don't you make a comment about fair skinn.....
» 8/11/2016 2:52:26 PM O Sung Wu, ahh yes, I have seen a photograph of that knotted gun somewhere. I had always w.....
» 8/11/2016 11:09:36 AM O Sung Wu; As an ex copper I am sure you will be interested in this report on the situatio.....
» 8/11/2016 10:54:13 AM No one seems to realise if this sovereign and treaty idea gets off the ground that it wil.....
» 8/11/2016 9:28:58 AM Well that is the civil courts, the criminal courts are in a bad way. There was more than 1.....
» 7/11/2016 10:34:21 PM Inevitably zero growth or some negative growth, better known as contraction, is what we wi.....
» 6/11/2016 5:43:46 PM O Sung Wu, There is an amazing outbreak of mental illness in Europe as when something happ.....
» 6/11/2016 2:48:08 PM Well O Sung Wu, it gets worse than that. A Dutch film maker, whose name I think was Gough .....
» 6/11/2016 7:49:21 AM So true Cherful; Geert Wilders in his book "Marked for Death" gives a scale of p.....
» 3/11/2016 5:25:15 PM The sad part is that Europe is becoming too dangerous to visit. Even the Swedish police ar.....
» 2/11/2016 9:39:59 PM Ah well it now seems like sovereignty is on the agenda. If the aborigines get sovereignty,.....
» 2/11/2016 1:14:24 PM Misanthrope, then do not trust the moslems, they started at least a couple of hundred war.....
» 1/11/2016 5:15:25 PM The constitution is the rule book for government and is forever. Aboriginality was for 1 o.....
» 1/11/2016 12:48:34 PM Purclassic 1111, correction, You were right about the student inventing it but it was in t.....
» 1/11/2016 12:36:33 PM Pureclassic1111, sorry can't let this go. The barcode was invented by US railways to sort .....
» 31/10/2016 2:54:56 PM I recollect that at the outset of the Ukrainian problem Russia announced that it would cea.....
» 31/10/2016 7:32:07 AM From my reading on the subject the US did know that the Japanese were up to something and .....
» 30/10/2016 3:40:50 PM AC; That is all a very old story. The Japanese had plans on SE Asia and Indonesia very ear.....
» 29/10/2016 10:49:58 AM Perhaps Japan and Pearl Harbour had something to do with the US entering the war ? What do.....
» 29/10/2016 8:33:31 AM Who brought the US into the war ? Do you think it might have something to do with Japan an.....
» 28/10/2016 10:38:39 PM Err JBower, there is a flaw in your reasoning. Can you imagine a refugee in risk of his li.....
» 27/10/2016 11:01:01 PM Too many many people miss the point. Trump & Hanson, could they really be worse than Clint.....
» 26/10/2016 3:59:19 PM They criticise us and take no refugees themselves. I just don't see why the govt does not .....
» 26/10/2016 8:15:22 AM The problem with the UN is the makeup of its various committees. At one time the Human Rig.....
» 18/10/2016 5:13:13 PM David F, More so how could the Jews get the Japanese to attack Pearl Harbour ? No, someone.....
» 17/10/2016 10:13:49 PM So we are all Islamaphobic ! Well, I wonder why ? This nonsense about these poor disadvan.....
» 17/10/2016 5:13:58 PM Is Mise, Give them the option of returning to ISIS or to any other country of their paren.....
» 17/10/2016 4:46:52 PM In a market with falling demand it is the storage inventories that sets the market price i.....
» 17/10/2016 2:49:18 PM Cobber said; What happened is SA is a great example about why a essential service like po.....
» 14/10/2016 9:50:32 PM ttbn, there are active moslem organisations that advocate a reformation like Christianity .....
» 14/10/2016 5:42:40 PM Useful Idiots.....
» 14/10/2016 4:04:58 PM This is all very simple really. We were to have a plebiscite, if yes it would be in effect.....
» 12/10/2016 7:48:33 AM Craig, I wasn't offended, it was just one of those things. It was not all that important. .....
» 11/10/2016 9:22:42 PM Give him away, SM he has demonstrated that he is a Tom head......
» 11/10/2016 10:34:13 AM It does not matter a hoot what were the attitudes in the past. For the French the "Ri.....
» 11/10/2016 8:16:45 AM It may not be news, but what is news is that it is codefied, printed and distributed. It t.....
» 10/10/2016 2:33:15 PM The drum is from someone who knows the operators, and it was a deliberate decision to disc.....
» 9/10/2016 9:57:05 AM Interesting SM, Taking into account the need for 1000 new generators every year I just won.....
» 7/10/2016 7:58:36 AM Hmmm Craig, are you trying to be a technical troll ? The difference between phases is 120 .....
» 5/10/2016 5:58:38 PM Yes Craig, I surrender, 30 deg. Just been chasing three way rotor graphs. Bit of revision .....
» 5/10/2016 5:41:47 PM Yes Aiden, choppers is slang for inverters because that is how they work. Yes same job as .....
» 5/10/2016 4:37:10 PM Craig said; You're confusing DC with AC power, Bazz. No I am not. A transmission line is .....
» 5/10/2016 4:14:57 PM I do not know anything of these Israeli trips. What does it matter if someone goes there a.....
» 5/10/2016 2:00:05 PM Aiden said; That makes a lot more sense, but why would the closure of Hazelwood make any d.....
» 5/10/2016 1:36:46 PM Craig, the weather bureau was quoted as stating that the wind was about 85km/hour. That do.....
» 4/10/2016 10:17:52 PM Craig, Thanks for the reply. Contrary from what you said I have read/heard that the wind .....
» 4/10/2016 1:12:20 PM Aiden said; Germany would be better off retaining nuclear power. It's far less sunny than .....
» 4/10/2016 1:05:25 PM Paul, I have not labelled you with anything. the term "Useful Idiot" is how you .....
» 4/10/2016 9:37:19 AM Well Paul1405, your post is very typical of the Useful Idiot's attempts to put down such a.....
» 3/10/2016 10:43:58 PM From reports I have seen, there was significant output from the wind turbines. When the to.....
» 3/10/2016 10:17:37 PM I did hear a moslem say why many of them cheat on the dole and other welfare funding. They.....
» 3/10/2016 9:58:07 AM Shadow Minister & Lefty; SM, Lefty is right to a large extent but not for the reasons he g.....
» 2/10/2016 11:21:21 AM As we are still on the subject of race and genetics can someone answer the question I aske.....
» 30/09/2016 10:43:14 PM Question to all: would you like more moslems or less moslems ?.....
» 30/09/2016 3:51:47 PM This discussion on the intelligence of aborigines has made me wonder about their marriage .....
» 30/09/2016 1:54:22 PM Shadow Minister, Hoist by your own petard refers to that tail of hair that was frequently.....
» 29/09/2016 11:41:50 PM Alan said; the stone age didn't end for a want of stone! No it didn't, it became cheaper.....
» 29/09/2016 11:20:13 AM Yes ttbn and it does not matter anyway ! The disaster that happened in Sth Aus the other d.....
» 28/09/2016 8:22:46 AM Here Here !.....
» 26/09/2016 11:45:15 PM Chereful said; I think they would have eventually attacked Europe anyway. They did ! Doze.....
» 26/09/2016 6:00:15 PM ttbn, well he is a moslem and because of their genetic defects their mental reasoning is .....
» 26/09/2016 5:11:27 PM It is all really simple to understand. The Palistinians believe that moslems always lived .....
» 26/09/2016 4:44:31 PM Yes Leo, they are known as "Useful Idiots" by the moslems......
» 23/09/2016 3:59:57 PM Yes thanks O sung wu.....
» 23/09/2016 3:56:04 PM Tomw, your point 5 is what started up Silicon Valley. There was a doco on sbs recently abo.....
» 23/09/2016 3:50:18 PM The world had better get its act together pretty quick as the refugee problem will get ver.....
» 22/09/2016 11:33:57 PM Has anyone else noticed that this site is fast to get to the page but it takes forever for.....
» 22/09/2016 11:23:46 PM O Sung Wu, I am interested to know if the Lebanese gangs comprise both Moslem and Christia.....
» 21/09/2016 10:36:15 PM Yes Rechub there is a financial problem that the moslems are generating. The dogs in the s.....
» 21/09/2016 6:52:35 PM I read recently that there is quite a number of groups that have split off from mainstream.....
» 21/09/2016 6:25:31 PM I think I annoyed Poirot a number of times in referring to her as a labour party computer......
» 21/09/2016 6:03:39 PM In the days when ladies wore hats they always had hat pins close at hand......
» 21/09/2016 9:23:00 AM Paul1409, Armchair gave the answer I would have. You need to draw breath, forget your left.....
» 20/09/2016 11:33:47 PM Ho Hum, you are all at it again. Enormous amounts of time taken up on something that does .....
» 20/09/2016 2:46:57 PM To buy diesel submarines when we import all our diesel and petrol is the hight of stupidit.....
» 20/09/2016 9:45:40 AM The following link should be read by the useful idiots as well as all of those sitting on .....
» 20/09/2016 8:53:30 AM Unfortunately Paul1409 it does not work like that with Islam. The moderates do support the.....
» 19/09/2016 11:32:59 PM Well Richard rather than calling Pauline an idiot at least she is not like you a "Us.....
» 19/09/2016 11:01:08 PM The proposed group would be very much enhanced if Indonesia was added to the original four.....
» 19/09/2016 4:21:38 PM Is Mise; The greens are what the moslems call "Useful Idiots". They get that tag.....
» 19/09/2016 3:49:56 PM If you live here then Pauline Hanson was right 20 years ago. You only need to look at scho.....
» 19/09/2016 3:10:54 PM What is a political simulator ?.....
» 19/09/2016 2:48:27 PM I saw a video on the internet just a day or two ago about a white student at a US universi.....
» 15/09/2016 11:34:56 PM OK Lefty, 125% increase is the figure of today but the price was $147 in 2008 then down t.....
» 15/09/2016 3:07:00 PM Lefty, Aidan points out the lower demand and Paul1405 comments how silly are a lot of the.....
» 15/09/2016 2:48:55 PM LEFTY, Economists are puzzled as you have said about why the financial tools, interest ra.....
» 14/09/2016 10:17:05 PM GAUWD ! You are STILL here arguing about something that may or may not be true and it does.....
» 12/09/2016 3:40:49 PM The major problem for all oil companies is that; Goldilocks is Dead ! What I mean by that.....
» 11/09/2016 1:45:48 PM Err, Diver Dan, that method would seem to be wide open for abuse. I suspect that aborigina.....
» 11/09/2016 11:40:47 AM Here we are, people who should be friendly are abusing each other over something that cann.....
» 10/09/2016 3:46:14 PM Well that all proves one thing; The Warmists really do descend into abuse when somebody pr.....
» 9/09/2016 11:40:30 PM No Armchair it was not her. She was much lighter and had noticible green eyes. Also her ha.....
» 9/09/2016 5:58:19 PM Here we go again, wasting time and effort on an argument that does not matter whether it i.....
» 9/09/2016 4:50:51 PM There is an additional problem surrounding all this. On TV last week there was an "ab.....
» 6/09/2016 12:07:46 AM It comes down to cost: The cost of the plant and storage has to be multiplied by the numbe.....
» 5/09/2016 11:19:28 PM How about this process; At the next budget we just repeat last years budget except all ex.....
» 4/09/2016 7:27:51 PM Lefty & Aidan, just what IS an IMF drawing right ? Is it an IOU that the recipient country.....
» 4/09/2016 9:05:01 AM Actually Hasbeen, you have touched the crux of the matter. I saw some figures a long while.....
» 3/09/2016 10:28:39 PM Hey; You forgot your change !.....
» 3/09/2016 5:42:32 PM Lefty, when you said Bail Out I presume you meant Bail In. Yes it was the FSB that operate.....
» 3/09/2016 10:45:58 AM Lefty One, In your answer to Aidan you said; My deposit at the ANZ is listed on theirs as .....
» 2/09/2016 10:43:27 PM Hasbeen, surely in the end a hungry stomach will pay anything for food ?.....
» 2/09/2016 4:46:32 PM Oh dear Runner, do you think she will go me for offense under 18c ?.....
» 2/09/2016 4:19:45 PM Sam Dastari may well have more hidden in the bushes. I think the naivety of that Chinese b.....
» 2/09/2016 3:53:15 PM Lefty One, What no one takes into account is that both QE (printing) and fiddling with in.....
» 2/09/2016 2:04:48 PM How about money ? I could easily get paranoid over $250,000 !.....
» 2/09/2016 11:21:25 AM Long term planning is missing in this country. The Chinese are buying up because they have.....
» 1/09/2016 2:33:36 PM Robert, What account will your bet take of paperwork fiddling ? Do you accept the actual .....
» 30/08/2016 8:57:45 AM It is simple really; If left to the pollies there will still be argument about it. We were.....
» 29/08/2016 5:59:59 PM The opposition, greens etc want to rush it through parliament because their deals have tie.....
» 29/08/2016 2:30:06 PM Agreed Lego and after millenniums of cousin marriage they may not have the ability to mana.....
» 29/08/2016 2:09:38 PM Don't worry Jbower, the first time the power goes off in the middle of cooking dinner the.....
» 29/08/2016 9:30:40 AM Now hear this ! I do not "know" whether the world is warming or not. All I know .....
» 28/08/2016 12:11:55 AM Here we go again, wasting more time on global warming. It does not matter if the world is .....
» 27/08/2016 11:33:23 PM That first link of Steven's says it all, almost. Agriculturists have warned some time ago .....
» 22/08/2016 2:15:41 PM What a great idea Armchair. They can even be entertained with the display from the volcano.....
» 22/08/2016 2:02:31 PM It seems to me that this whole campaign is run by paedophiles as a recruitment exercise. I.....
» 21/08/2016 5:12:03 PM Well Max, I am a fan of electric cars having driven two of them but could not afford to b.....
» 21/08/2016 2:12:21 PM Mhaze, what I said was "Peak Crude Oil". ie the source of oil that has been comi.....
» 21/08/2016 9:47:10 AM Oh dear oh dear; You know what is wrong about all this climate arguing ? It ends up with p.....
» 19/08/2016 5:03:28 PM plantagenet, I had a scan through my address book and the vast majority were Australian I.....
» 18/08/2016 12:20:39 PM Yes JF Aus the truth is very ephemeral. One of the factors never mentioned in relation to .....
» 18/08/2016 11:21:45 AM plantagenet; My understanding is that the DOS attacks that are called by the Botnet can c.....
» 17/08/2016 4:54:38 PM Alan B said; i.e.,right hand drive electric cars, Britain and Japan already build right h.....
» 16/08/2016 11:38:32 AM From China's point of view to own the farms as well as the processing and the ships that t.....
» 15/08/2016 5:40:13 PM Yes Malcolm, you are right. SA is leading the way down. We will all follow a couple of yea.....
» 15/08/2016 4:47:00 PM I will suggest another scenario. France will divide into two states. France is already pre.....
» 15/08/2016 3:48:42 PM The great fuss over Pauline Hanson is understandable. The simple fact of the matter is she.....
» 14/08/2016 3:41:51 PM Max, I was unable to reply as I had run out of posts. You said; Sorry, but before I bother.....
» 12/08/2016 11:43:29 AM Max said; It tells me gas fracking is on the rise, and that gas is taking over. The figu.....
» 12/08/2016 10:51:30 AM Max, had to go, the fracking has made a big difference but its cost has meant that togethe.....
» 12/08/2016 10:18:36 AM Max, the IPCC's model assumes that oil & coal will continue to burn until it does affect t.....
» 11/08/2016 11:46:39 PM No one has ever explained why the rising temperature in the geological past has PRECEDED i.....
» 11/08/2016 10:52:44 PM PeterBo, Times change and with them that which was appropriate becomes inappropriate. Tha.....
» 9/08/2016 9:33:34 AM It is true that if you already have the solar system then you can produce hydrogen at &quo.....
» 8/08/2016 1:10:46 PM Rache, remember this; Pauline was right, we are swamped with Asians. Travel here any time .....
» 8/08/2016 12:20:50 PM Alan B, have you seen any figures on ERoEI for the process ?.....
» 8/08/2016 11:48:10 AM There must be something in the air in the universities. Most of the way ideas come from ac.....
» 8/08/2016 11:26:44 AM The elephant in the corner of this is the falling net energy of oil. http://cassandralega.....
» 3/08/2016 9:26:55 AM Diver Dan, are you a moslem ?.....
» 2/08/2016 11:19:14 PM Steele said; There comes a time when one crosses over the fruitloop threshold. You are pe.....
» 1/08/2016 6:07:48 PM What has happened in France is an example which we dare not ignore. I note today that Fran.....
» 31/07/2016 4:21:56 PM JBower, are you referring to my "nonsense" ? Who is Dillyboy ? As someone said &.....
» 30/07/2016 11:24:03 PM Even the Labour government ministers said Rudd was chaotic in government management and we.....
» 30/07/2016 11:14:31 PM Paul, I am not moderate and don't pretend to be. I am pretty much right wing but you do go.....
» 30/07/2016 3:58:05 PM Paul, you are wearing it thin, this you rightists, you rednecks, everything and anyone rig.....
» 30/07/2016 11:26:47 AM We have no choice but to fight back against the Islamic attack on Rome. "Rome" i.....
» 29/07/2016 10:58:42 PM Rudd has published his letters to Turnbull about the recommendation. He just does not know.....
» 29/07/2016 10:55:28 PM Steele, it is that they want to take Europe over, they believe it belongs to them. You als.....
» 29/07/2016 3:18:22 PM I have been reading about the battle of Tours in Northern France. I had not realised Tours.....
» 29/07/2016 2:46:52 PM back on thread and to put it all in a bit of reality; In the Burgundian town of Vézelay, .....
» 29/07/2016 1:14:55 PM Paedophilia accusations are so damning of reputations that even a Not Guilty verdict is me.....
» 29/07/2016 10:40:59 AM Rehctub, after all this controversy the other countries would not appoint Rudd even if Tu.....
» 28/07/2016 10:39:58 PM I gave trying to decode them a long time ago......
» 28/07/2016 12:56:53 PM B Hell Steele can you really be that naive ? I suppose you blame the Austrian's & Poles fo.....
» 26/07/2016 11:15:49 PM Runner, yes I am referring to the advice police are giving women in Norway & Sweden to red.....
» 26/07/2016 10:49:59 PM Sorry Poirot I meant to add your name also to that last post. If you are all leaving goodb.....
» 26/07/2016 10:38:54 PM Foxy & Suzie, If you are leaving because you don't like comments like mine about the Isla.....
» 26/07/2016 5:37:24 PM Perhaps Suzie or Foxy can tell us if Islamafobia is an irrational fear can they tell us wh.....
» 26/07/2016 12:16:31 PM The whole staff should be suspended immediately and replacement staff flown in from differ.....
» 26/07/2016 11:59:47 AM Yes, I agree with Banjo & Mhaze there will be no such thing as an deradicalised moslem. I .....
» 25/07/2016 7:53:37 PM If Australia suffers a significant Islamic attack who would you prefer as prime minister T.....
» 25/07/2016 7:49:34 PM The fast enough rail project, which requires an upgrade and straightening the route, toge.....
» 25/07/2016 7:05:58 PM simple, Buddists don't kill us and do not advocate it. Only Islam contains those who want .....
» 25/07/2016 11:23:13 AM I have seen other reports on China's debt that is a little higher, than SM's report, ie US.....
» 24/07/2016 1:37:19 PM Those of you following this thread may be interested in listening to this talk with James .....
» 23/07/2016 12:03:16 PM Lego & Dan, how many Nobel prizes have been awarded to Islamic countries ? Very few, some .....
» 22/07/2016 10:42:23 PM Aiden, the German government is holding the taxes that were levied to pay the costs of dec.....
» 22/07/2016 11:07:14 AM Well Aiden, I know that a cascade type collapse should never happen but they have happened.....
» 21/07/2016 11:12:46 PM There is another factor which needs waiting a considerable time. It is the Stockholm syndr.....
» 21/07/2016 4:02:56 PM SM, the problem politically seems to be that the politicians do not seem to understand tha.....
» 21/07/2016 2:36:23 PM Lego more; What you were saying about restrictions of religion forming genetic pattens go.....
» 21/07/2016 2:12:58 PM The only IQ figure I have seen is the one compiled by the Danish doctor who tested Arabs/.....
» 20/07/2016 10:58:16 PM I would think that there are at least two major types of incidence. The Static and the Act.....
» 20/07/2016 10:29:39 PM Lego, I would love some Physiologist with experience in the particular area of behaviour .....
» 20/07/2016 4:30:02 PM Some people suggest that to get 100% reliability and that is what we need, I know I know,.....
» 20/07/2016 9:16:33 AM The police are in a no win situation. They do have to consider the rights of the offender......
» 18/07/2016 6:24:08 PM What the Iraqis have done to themselves has outweighed anything anyone else has done. Ever.....
» 18/07/2016 6:06:59 PM Well OTB the Prime Minister laid it out quite clearly this morning. Someone asked if the g.....
» 18/07/2016 2:18:23 PM Yes Rojanna it does sound simple. What you are proposing would require them to reject shar.....
» 17/07/2016 5:02:28 PM BTW, Sth Aus in trouble with their alt energy. They are restarting the gas turbine station.....
» 16/07/2016 11:49:04 AM Max, just had a quick look through that article you referenced. I will get back to read it.....
» 16/07/2016 11:17:10 AM No Max, climate warming is irrelevant, it just does not matter as there is not enough foss.....
» 15/07/2016 11:25:52 PM If anyone doubts the seriousness of the situation then read this and remember this is the .....
» 15/07/2016 11:10:19 PM The fate that awaits Europe is the same as what happened to the Assyrians. It can be seen .....
» 15/07/2016 2:22:55 PM The Indian Navy is now going to put its oar into this argument. Pardon the pun ! http://t.....
» 15/07/2016 2:18:21 PM The US Navy & perhaps our navy know what seismic work is going on in the Sth China Sea. Th.....
» 15/07/2016 1:59:26 PM Some people on here need to find out what is going on in the world. France is finished. th.....
» 14/07/2016 10:22:35 PM Yuyutsu, because seals are animals. Humans understand very well that they are breaking Aus.....
» 14/07/2016 10:10:49 PM No Nick, it would be forced into a no sea trade situation. If the insurance companies took.....
» 14/07/2016 7:14:56 PM Luciferase, The 12 submarines will spend their time tied up at the dock. We will have no d.....
» 13/07/2016 3:01:07 PM Yes Nick as the saying goes if you owe the bank a million dollars you are in trouble, if y.....
» 13/07/2016 9:39:33 AM The 200NM limit is the resource protected area and the territorial limit is 12 Nautical Mi.....
» 12/07/2016 11:45:21 PM The Hague court has ruled against China. Basically said you do not own the ocean......
» 12/07/2016 11:40:29 PM Well voxUnis I am economically naive also as I have just picked up bits here and there. Ch.....
» 12/07/2016 2:25:08 PM The purpose of commercial debt is to enable wages to be paid to those producing the ".....
» 12/07/2016 1:37:53 PM CHEREFUL I also think tribalism is a major factor and I presume that religion within a tri.....
» 12/07/2016 12:24:44 PM voxUnius, the parliament Office of Finance's web site does show info on Australia's borrow.....
» 12/07/2016 11:16:49 AM As far as I know the requirements to get a gun licence are rigorous now anyway. Guns are b.....
» 11/07/2016 5:34:48 PM What the Republicans have missed is if you elect a head of state you get a politician. The.....
» 11/07/2016 5:22:02 PM If we have finally woken up to the fact that solar and wind cannot do the job, we had bet.....
» 11/07/2016 4:47:18 PM Big problems for the new parliament trying to position the various parties and the reality.....
» 11/07/2016 4:13:52 PM For many years the US standard of living of those on middle and lower incomes has been fal.....
» 11/07/2016 12:47:42 PM Should police be armed ? It is too late to ask that question. We now have an active commun.....
» 11/07/2016 11:59:40 AM O Sung Wu, Would the situation in the US be better if they did away with those police for.....
» 10/07/2016 9:44:23 AM A reference was made to Volvo by someone. Anyway Suzie, Joe answered the question. Swimmin.....
» 9/07/2016 6:44:04 PM Ahh Joe I thought you knew better than that. Islamic Law over rides Australian law, just a.....
» 9/07/2016 1:59:14 PM Joe said; mention was made of an imam in Sydney and his two wives. Nothing will be done .....
» 9/07/2016 1:09:05 PM Ah yes exIslamic terrorist. Yes most of them are ex. They were killed by ISIS while trying.....
» 8/07/2016 11:07:09 PM Suzie, Foxy, et al, all this points up a serious problem. If I complain about the upsurge .....
» 8/07/2016 11:38:54 AM Foxy; The old arguments, the same old story, hmmm ? Perhaps that should be telling you som.....
» 7/07/2016 10:39:54 PM Foxy, the Drum ! Really ! Yes it is starting again, she is not very bright; she cannot de.....
» 7/07/2016 5:01:09 PM One of the problems for our legal system and for naturalisation ceremonies is that oaths a.....
» 7/07/2016 4:40:23 PM Doog, it matters a hell of a lot if you are trying to nip it in the bud. The Europeans let.....
» 7/07/2016 4:12:13 PM Toni, the Chinese are much better migrants than moslems. They are not running around the w.....
» 7/07/2016 1:53:53 PM When Pauline Hanson speaks of moslems she is not being racist even though in most of the c.....
» 7/07/2016 1:35:29 PM Doog, people who object to Islamic immigration are called racist almost every day. Now Pau.....
» 7/07/2016 9:52:31 AM Suzie, you are taking that attitude because you sense that we are also rightish voters. Yo.....
» 6/07/2016 5:59:19 PM If it ends up 76 75 then a speaker has to be provided. If the XNT can provide the speaker .....
» 6/07/2016 2:39:56 PM Oh Paul, I missed this; Jihad-martyrdom bombers hit 3 Saudi cities, including Muhammad’s m.....
» 6/07/2016 2:22:44 PM So Paul, are you saying that it is not the Arabs blowing up everyone ? Then pray who is it.....
» 6/07/2016 2:01:16 PM Thanks Roses, It looks like the greenies will have to be convinced that some fossil fuels.....
» 5/07/2016 4:26:42 PM Well having waded through that lot, what a load of rubbish. A few comments on various cont.....
» 5/07/2016 1:18:06 PM Roses1, I am illequipped to argue much detail in the actual generating system economics b.....
» 5/07/2016 11:27:31 AM Paul, pretty miserable of you to use Baghdad causalities as a club to beat others over th.....
» 4/07/2016 5:19:02 PM Fukushima always seems to me to be a bad example of the danger of nuclear power. If it had.....
» 4/07/2016 11:51:07 AM Foxy, Yes they are doing well because almost no one looks at the implications of their pol.....
» 4/07/2016 11:22:59 AM Roses, we all know that the current system is not 100% but for all practical purposes it .....
» 4/07/2016 10:48:07 AM Paul, I am against the licensing of firearms to people living in cities, towns etc but fa.....
» 3/07/2016 7:57:45 PM Paul you have again adopted the disgraced lefty tactic of using an irrelevant example. The.....
» 3/07/2016 7:43:11 PM Roses, I am interested in your approach. From my standpoint not being a power generation e.....
» 2/07/2016 10:28:17 PM This thread is an exercise in Political Correctness. To ban "Hate" is as silly a.....
» 29/06/2016 4:32:26 PM I detect an increasing frustration in the greens. They believe that the world is going bec.....
» 28/06/2016 12:17:54 PM Aiden, as I said I do not remember the name of the town. It was years ago......
» 28/06/2016 12:12:38 PM Paul, It does seem to be coming quite clear that solar & wind cannot do the job. I had th.....
» 27/06/2016 11:55:33 PM Thanks Paul, My opinion is we have to leave coal & oil before coal & oil leave us. Hmmm, t.....
» 27/06/2016 11:35:20 PM Aiden, I do not remember just where the road was planned. It was a major road, not a mot.....
» 27/06/2016 8:01:13 PM Paul, as you are the only green I have any contact with can you tell me if the greens stil.....
» 27/06/2016 7:29:51 PM On a visit to the UK I saw that Brussels ordered the UK not to build a road where it had b.....
» 27/06/2016 9:02:48 AM Actually Cherrful, that definition is incomplete. It did not include "extreme left wi.....
» 22/06/2016 5:01:42 PM ISIS may die but the death of militant Islam will be much exaggerated. They have been maki.....
» 21/06/2016 11:32:12 PM It would solve all this if minor parties were kept out of the senate; But, if we did that .....
» 21/06/2016 6:09:55 PM Some people on here seem confused. The Fascists are left wingers only more so. The Nazi Pa.....
» 21/06/2016 11:30:43 AM What a storm in a teacup ! What are they putting in the water in Melbourne ? They seem to .....
» 19/06/2016 1:25:45 PM Julian, what you have said is just a pumpted up version of the greens and labour lines. Th.....
» 18/06/2016 7:37:30 PM Ahhh well JBpwer, maybe you are right, but at least it lumps me together with people who .....
» 18/06/2016 6:29:22 PM Julian, the GFC had nothing to do with the bankers. They were victims themselves as their .....
» 17/06/2016 11:41:49 PM I just heard something funny to night. Islamaphobiaphobia !.....
» 15/06/2016 4:12:05 PM Lucifase, I think that there are so many brainwashed against nukes and as early as in the.....
» 15/06/2016 2:02:05 PM Yes, I agree Heinberg does just dismiss nuclear for no good reason. I think the rest of th.....
» 15/06/2016 12:41:23 PM Have the Americans confirmed that ? Last I heard they were doubtful......
» 15/06/2016 10:39:31 AM Silly Suzie said; Cherful, Muslims make up only 2.2% of the Australian population. How, ex.....
» 15/06/2016 9:17:01 AM Richard Heinberg has just put a post on the resiliance web site about the book and its les.....
» 15/06/2016 8:36:04 AM I have started reading this eBook by Richard Heinberg and David Fridley. It illustrates t.....
» 14/06/2016 12:29:19 PM Gun control laws in the US will not make a difference. The Islamists would get them in via.....
» 13/06/2016 4:38:10 PM I have found Medicare office quite efficient and the wait was not too long. It is not co-s.....
» 13/06/2016 4:28:48 PM It all does not matter. All we can do is try and make it more difficult for these outrage.....
» 13/06/2016 4:06:04 PM I wish it were as simple as just wiping out ISIS. They have started the invasion of Europe.....
» 13/06/2016 2:33:18 PM Hello Joe, Here is a talk on the collapse syndrome by Joseph Tainter. https://www.youtub.....
» 12/06/2016 5:37:17 PM knew it, I knew it I knew it !.....
» 12/06/2016 4:24:39 PM Luciferase, I don't think we can wait to see what ultimately succeeds or fails in Germany......
» 12/06/2016 3:35:34 PM SM, see what I mean, 23 minutes after your post and she has put a response up with three .....
» 12/06/2016 11:51:34 AM Gauwd Poirot, you RELY on Twitter ? I presume then that twitter did not report that Bill S.....
» 12/06/2016 11:07:49 AM SM, note how quickly Piorot can summon up a list of references to things that the Libs hav.....
» 11/06/2016 11:22:14 AM Alan B, I understand the method of borrowing to build/buy plant to increase production or .....
» 11/06/2016 10:03:24 AM Aiden, your suggestion that we can just print it to repay our loans. There seems to be som.....
» 10/06/2016 11:16:21 PM Bower, Spain did run for four days on "alternative" power. They used solar, wind.....
» 10/06/2016 11:02:19 PM Oh 579, I did not realise that you are a politician ! Conspiracy ? My goodness what do you.....
» 10/06/2016 6:44:46 PM What is not realised by many on here and elsewhere is that the politicians are all too hap.....
» 10/06/2016 2:53:55 PM This has echos of the Global Warming argument. It does not matter who may seem to have the.....
» 9/06/2016 4:44:27 PM Just been watching it on TV. Was it the Hornsby stabbing ? Where did you hear about the ca.....
» 8/06/2016 11:56:41 PM Has anyone tested the water in Melbourne. Looking at it from Sydney, I think Melbourne is .....
» 7/06/2016 11:37:53 AM Crackup, voting being voluntary in other countries leads to very small turnouts for most e.....
» 7/06/2016 10:16:40 AM Yes Luciferase, it does seem to be a lost cause to try and reduce CO2 by building solar & .....
» 6/06/2016 7:43:08 PM I notice and I have seen media comment that there is a world wide trend of the people beco.....
» 6/06/2016 7:13:12 PM Here we go again wasting more time & electricity on the wrong problem. The Global Energy G.....
» 6/06/2016 5:08:36 PM There are some terrible trends developing in Norway & Sweden. Police are advising women to.....
» 6/06/2016 9:37:38 AM Yes Banjo, it is the elephant in the corner of the political room. The only person I know .....
» 5/06/2016 6:55:51 PM JF, I suggest you search the web, they can be bought for less than $100. I suspect that yo.....
» 5/06/2016 1:37:10 PM JF Aus, all that you said does not change what I said. A properly designed support circuit.....
» 1/06/2016 7:00:52 PM For once I think the media is getting it right ! The people are just fed up and are not in.....
» 1/06/2016 6:49:52 PM Pheeewww !.....
» 31/05/2016 11:45:44 PM Hmmm, what will be the situation in a thousand years when there are no obvious aboriginal .....
» 28/05/2016 10:58:12 PM Frankly JF Aus I think someone has been telling you porkies about the computer failures be.....
» 24/05/2016 11:34:05 PM JF Aus; Cell monitoring can be done with a small module fitted to each cell. They are ch.....
» 24/05/2016 9:25:05 AM JF Aus, I had not read that article on wiki previously. I think with computer control of c.....
» 23/05/2016 6:57:36 PM No one answers the question about the cost escalation that occurs when the solar and wind .....
» 19/05/2016 11:33:52 PM Yes Jayb the moslems will demand the country and if you do not submit to Islam you will be.....
» 17/05/2016 5:57:49 PM Aiden, if you are comparing systems the overhead costs have to be counted. If one system h.....
» 17/05/2016 2:08:36 PM Aiden, apparently did not notice that the authors raised the same reservation about capita.....
» 17/05/2016 1:28:15 PM I suspect that both parties believe that they can keep everything ticking along by means o.....
» 15/05/2016 6:29:03 PM I must admit to being suspicious of the performance of solar panel systems. Their intemitt.....
» 13/05/2016 2:10:54 PM Aiden; No reason at all provided our opponent does not make it impossible to access Singa.....
» 12/05/2016 5:02:16 PM Err Lego it wasn't me that mentioned the French subs and nuclear. My question is, as we wi.....
» 11/05/2016 5:06:57 PM No your options no good, all the stokers have been employed by QANTAS for use on their coa.....
» 11/05/2016 4:15:40 PM Noticed on the ABC Lateline Business Sauk Eastlake pontification on but in a separate int.....
» 10/05/2016 11:39:02 PM All very well but how are they going yo refuel them ? When this question was put to a cabi.....
» 10/05/2016 1:35:25 PM A J Phillips, I read those links with interest. What they point up is a genetic "defe.....
» 10/05/2016 11:24:44 AM It gets worse; Now the leaders in this trans sex movement are promoting that sex is not bi.....
» 9/05/2016 3:24:08 PM One reason you cannot speak in formal areas is because of 18c which means you could be cha.....
» 9/05/2016 3:03:04 PM What a lot of nonsense ! It is just a campaign to brainwash children into a situation unti.....
» 9/05/2016 9:45:29 AM Just seems very naive to me to appoint a member of one of the opposition parties to a job.....
» 8/05/2016 2:18:35 PM Isn't that interesting Philip S. I wonder how many in the offshore centres would grab a si.....
» 8/05/2016 9:48:15 AM 579 said; Butch you are bordering on conspiracy like Bazz. Conspiracy ! Conspiracy ? Wher.....
» 7/05/2016 4:15:57 PM 579 said; Bazz Diesel is not going away any time soon. We do have a refinery at Geelong. .....
» 7/05/2016 1:14:41 PM Did I hear it correctly ? Bill Shorten said he would have 50% alternative energy by 2026 .....
» 6/05/2016 11:09:37 PM Yes Philip S, I think you are right. The southern area like Cheznia might be a different m.....
» 6/05/2016 6:03:29 PM 579, can't you see how silly it is for a country that does not refine diesel to commit so.....
» 6/05/2016 4:23:09 PM The people at Manus and Naru made as their first contact with this country a criminal act......
» 6/05/2016 2:26:43 PM Understand what you mean Foxy. It is a bind actually. I believe most politicians are prett.....
» 6/05/2016 11:50:16 AM 579; Conspiracy theories ? What Conspiracy theories ? Are you suggesting a conspiracy bet.....
» 6/05/2016 9:16:57 AM As usual you are all arguing around the wrong problems. Worry about 25% company tax and it.....
» 5/05/2016 1:08:45 PM Hasbeen, you misunderstood my meaning. I believe we should use our coal, keeping enough fo.....
» 5/05/2016 12:46:27 PM Rechtub, we should halt exports of steaming coal and use it for power generation. This wil.....
» 5/05/2016 9:26:18 AM It is a budget by a government that shows no sign that it knows what is going on re growth.....
» 4/05/2016 1:48:54 PM Overpopulation indeed ! Sydney's population is expected to reach 5 million by December. No.....
» 3/05/2016 4:51:00 PM Hmmm written by an academic that is a member of a conflict resolution organisation. I cann.....
» 3/05/2016 1:44:49 PM If in any doubt about the socialists; Venezuela Doesn't Have Enough Money to Pay for Its M.....
» 3/05/2016 9:54:35 AM Let me make a prediction; After the budget is presented tonight there will be total uproar.....
» 2/05/2016 10:17:42 PM Yes 4 Corners interesting tonight. Note the part about the empty unit buildings without li.....
» 1/05/2016 11:42:17 AM It does seem to be a tactic of those lefties that are politically very confirmed in their .....
» 1/05/2016 11:11:14 AM A word of warning, opinion, as ever, between economists is changing. More are realising th.....
» 29/04/2016 6:06:19 PM Well otb, I'll bet those Italians that opposed the mafia groups were told that was racial .....
» 29/04/2016 5:55:44 PM I can't remember the exact figures, but the top 20% pays 60% of the tax. The bottom 20% pa.....
» 29/04/2016 5:48:15 PM JF Aus Couldn't read that article, it is behind a paywall. Well sunny days have to be stor.....
» 29/04/2016 4:59:55 PM JF Aus, future electricity prices will have nothing to do with climate change. Those price.....
» 29/04/2016 1:37:43 PM Actually Jayb you are not quite right about the Italians assimilating smoothly. They broug.....
» 29/04/2016 12:44:38 PM Paul1405 said; Bazz, yeah Hitler was a socialists, the fuhrer is defiantly a pin boy of y.....
» 28/04/2016 8:06:45 PM Climate change causing lack of water. Hmmm, I only read just today that climate change is .....
» 28/04/2016 8:02:34 PM Actually rechtub the biggest boost to house prices was the government decision to force le.....
» 28/04/2016 7:54:14 PM Goodness me Paul1429 don't you know that Hitler was a socialist ! err The National Sociali.....
» 28/04/2016 11:16:16 AM Simple solution, take them in small batches to Darwin, hand them travel documents to eithe.....
» 28/04/2016 10:58:17 AM With the banks now refusing loans to overseas real estate buyers there might be a signific.....
» 28/04/2016 10:43:13 AM Rechtub said; Great for me but who's going to buy the new homes ? Errr, it won't be the C.....
» 27/04/2016 5:18:26 PM It does not matter very much what the politicians do. The banks, as the economist on Latel.....
» 26/04/2016 2:34:53 PM Well Armchair, isn't global warming thought to be a new age religion ? So, Islam, a religi.....
» 26/04/2016 2:13:35 PM Gawd, the world is going stark raving mad ! There are now people in academia who are tryin.....
» 25/04/2016 10:02:31 AM Here we go again, wasting time & effort on AGW ! It does not matter whether global warmin.....
» 22/04/2016 11:07:58 PM OK Aiden, as I said my guess may not be accurate but it would add days. Each day means 16 .....
» 21/04/2016 11:32:08 PM Not blind at all, we can see what is happening and we are glad someone is not just going t.....
» 21/04/2016 4:37:51 PM Bazz said; Well all those that abused Pauline Hanson because of her maiden speach in parli.....
» 21/04/2016 4:22:19 PM Just think about this; Japan needs 8 oil tankers to arrive in Japanese ports EVERY day ! A.....
» 19/04/2016 3:20:43 PM Well all those that abused Pauline Hanson because of her maiden speach in parliament can n.....
» 18/04/2016 5:59:50 PM Someone suggested that China would ignore UN resolutions. No they won't because there won'.....
» 17/04/2016 11:26:31 PM The news post referred to in the first post. Read the Chinese statements out loud. They ar.....
» 14/04/2016 11:07:59 PM It is too late to read all this now, but here is my contribution to the HST debate. First .....
» 13/04/2016 4:20:26 PM Max Green said; There's way too MUCH coal and other alternative hydrocarbons: this coming .....
» 13/04/2016 9:45:14 AM Here you all go again in a pointless argument ! It does not matter whether the warmists ar.....
» 10/04/2016 12:30:14 PM Indeed Hasbeen, I have just seen a Moslem demo in London. The moslems were shouting; ".....
» 6/04/2016 11:38:57 AM This all dances around the civil rights problem. First the government has a legal obligati.....
» 4/04/2016 10:44:50 PM It was an interesting program Rhosty. The pixel money generation by mouse click and auster.....
» 4/04/2016 4:32:05 PM The current migration problem in Europe has given a warning of what is coming in the next .....
» 2/04/2016 10:37:19 AM Look, the crux of the matter is the aborigines HAD to be jerked into the modern world. It .....
» 1/04/2016 3:18:58 PM Jayb, Cook was here in 1770 and left the UK in, what 1769 ? The purpose of sending convict.....
» 1/04/2016 8:23:12 AM There is currently on the Resiliance.org web site an article about the closing of coal fir.....
» 31/03/2016 5:22:38 PM The local high schools are about 90% Chinese......
» 31/03/2016 5:21:15 PM Well had a good bash at Pauline ? About one thing she was spot on, the Chinese are taking .....
» 31/03/2016 3:25:11 PM Interesting point Yu. I wonder if they would accept that they are Jewish ? That perhaps .....
» 31/03/2016 12:30:26 PM I am surprised that a Bishop would have such a perverted knowledge of history. Clearly the.....
» 31/03/2016 8:52:33 AM This discussion may well be redundant. I doubt we have the money to build a fleet of nucle.....
» 30/03/2016 10:46:56 PM Phil of NZ; An interesting thing happened on the way from Peak Oil. Unexpectedly after th.....
» 30/03/2016 3:19:14 PM Re dust filled pothole, don't know if there would be a solution. Two systems the visible w.....
» 30/03/2016 7:54:27 AM Is Mise, the inevitable is inevitable. Re the dust problem, it might well be possible to d.....
» 30/03/2016 7:22:11 AM Prebs, land once occupied by moslems always remains moslem land. This is the basis for the.....
» 29/03/2016 5:13:55 PM TomW and the legs of van drivers !.....
» 29/03/2016 5:10:57 PM EMI more: In Europe cars, trucks etc are tested in a strong UHF field to ensure that their.....
» 29/03/2016 4:04:10 PM Interesting discussion. The car in the dust problem would cause both cars brakes to be app.....
» 29/03/2016 1:49:47 PM So if we propose to have solar and battery systems let us do an exerise. Define the number.....
» 29/03/2016 1:27:59 PM The discussion does not take into account that all the low hanging fruit of energy is disa.....
» 29/03/2016 11:52:37 AM Well town planning is a "Business as Usual" area of government function. Conside.....
» 29/03/2016 10:59:09 AM A friend of mine was the head of the reactor establishment at Menai in Sydney. He worked i.....
» 27/03/2016 12:35:42 PM Argoon, have you heard the saying Birds of a Feather ? Well that is how parties are formed.....
» 26/03/2016 11:11:30 PM BTW earlier I said Chamberlain chased the Moslems out of France. I should of course said i.....
» 26/03/2016 4:05:03 PM Another foiled bombing attempt in Brussels. When will they ever learn ?.....
» 26/03/2016 4:00:56 PM Yes Jay, well the whole mess is being complicated by the PC waffle waffle. I think one mea.....
» 26/03/2016 8:55:09 AM Grateful, what are you talking about ? We all know about the lovely words. We have all re.....
» 25/03/2016 10:04:19 PM I agree Runner, what those that are making excuses, blame shifting, making all sorts of ex.....
» 25/03/2016 8:39:06 AM Did you pick up on this bit from Armchair Critic ? All these attacks are allowed to happe.....
» 24/03/2016 10:07:52 PM Grateful said; If what you are saying about traditional Islam is true, then all other re.....
» 23/03/2016 10:25:55 PM Well doesn't Grateful take the cake ? It is proof that Islam is tolerant and kind is that .....
» 23/03/2016 10:20:17 PM Grateful; Are you not aware that we ARE at war ? It looks like a war, it walks like a war .....
» 23/03/2016 5:10:57 PM There is need of a reset of the mindset of non-moslems. Moslams are NOT the victims ! It i.....
» 23/03/2016 3:27:19 PM Sonofgloin, I made enquires about Belly a couple of weeks ago, but as far as my contact k.....
» 3/03/2016 10:21:20 PM Rehctub & Hasbeen: Having scanned through hat lot, when the great crash comes and we are f.....
» 2/03/2016 10:30:54 PM Julian, if they swore the oath on the Koran I believe their oath was invalid as it has a c.....
» 2/03/2016 10:23:58 PM I notice that the language used in this safe schools program is similar to that used in ac.....
» 2/03/2016 3:26:21 PM It is the PC attitude of not saying anything that may be anti immigrant. We all suspect th.....
» 2/03/2016 3:01:39 PM Isn't this Marxist sourced campaign what we used to call "The Fifth Column ?"......
» 2/03/2016 8:33:23 AM I* agree Rehctub, the objective of many is to tilt a student towards what they think may p.....
» 24/02/2016 10:00:18 PM Aiden, I am sorry you do not understand, at least I tried. They are Ponzi schemes because .....
» 24/02/2016 10:39:57 AM Lego said; then let's put homosexuals back in their closets. You can't do that at the AB.....
» 23/02/2016 10:00:05 PM Aiden, you simply do not understand what is meant by cheap energy . Just because it is sel.....
» 23/02/2016 9:50:01 PM Aiden, the reduction in telecommunication charges came about because of a change in techno.....
» 22/02/2016 5:30:51 PM Actually, I think I have worked it out ! Nick & Steve are somebodies artificial intelligen.....
» 22/02/2016 4:06:06 PM Tristan, they had already sold the pipes & pits so they had the money to buy them back. A.....
» 22/02/2016 1:41:27 PM Tristan said; want *waste* try this: Because of Telstra's privatisation the current Gover.....
» 22/02/2016 8:10:24 AM Yes Cherful, your description of the Middle East is so accurate. So long as they keep marr.....
» 22/02/2016 7:42:00 AM Chrisgraff, I have much sympathy for the police. A rock & a hard place comes to mind. Wh.....
» 21/02/2016 2:20:40 PM Well, all the "Business as Usual" proponents are waffling on. Economists are onl.....
» 21/02/2016 2:00:24 PM Those reading this thread will probably find this article that I read this morning to be i.....
» 21/02/2016 1:37:55 PM A relative is a prison officer and he tells how the prisons are becoming racially partitio.....
» 21/02/2016 10:43:32 AM Has anyone checked if Roz Ward is sane ? However it seems from this article that she may b.....
» 21/02/2016 10:21:46 AM Sharia was introduced into the title of the article just to stir it up. Lego, I agree with.....
» 19/02/2016 2:38:45 PM Calwest, I have not heard of a good smuggler. None of them send out properly loaded boats,.....
» 19/02/2016 2:20:49 PM On the Beach, it recently came to light that the UK Labour Party had a deliberate policy t.....
» 18/02/2016 3:46:18 PM Reading these posts is interesting. There is a problem, and I think we are all in agreemen.....
» 18/02/2016 1:44:00 PM A copper I knew, a Superintendent by the way, once complained to me in a relaxing session .....
» 18/02/2016 1:27:57 PM At some point in the future the government will have to do as Mubarak did in Egypt and sta.....
» 18/02/2016 9:08:09 AM What the posts on here show is a pansy attitude to reality. It is important that the ident.....
» 18/02/2016 8:39:48 AM Anyone who thinks that population increase is an unmitigated good thing should have a look.....
» 17/02/2016 10:34:34 PM The fundamental problem with oil prices is that the highest price the economy can afford i.....
» 17/02/2016 2:35:19 PM They will never stop it until they start sending them back. They load the immigrants onto .....
» 17/02/2016 7:46:29 AM Saints, I have seen those figures of immigrants on welfare previously. What is a worry is .....
» 16/02/2016 10:14:19 PM Aiden, the smugglers will just say see, wait a year and they will let you in. There is an .....
» 16/02/2016 10:04:26 AM I am with Mhaze on his Middle East Wall. It will get to this eventually as the realisatio.....
» 14/02/2016 12:33:30 PM Leo, it is all part of the plan laid out in the Koran......
» 14/02/2016 10:02:15 AM It is all too difficult. There are times when governments have to make decisions that are .....
» 12/02/2016 10:40:05 PM Barnaby is probably the only politician in Canberra that knows which way is up ! He is awa.....
» 11/02/2016 10:55:20 PM More time wasting argument. It does not matter whether global warming is true or not ! Ca.....
» 5/02/2016 4:07:16 PM No barrow to push here but for the sake of correct info, Assange is not charged with viole.....
» 4/02/2016 3:28:21 PM Boring Boring Boring ! And the ABC is gearing up to again bore us stiff for the next 10 mo.....
» 1/02/2016 11:46:36 AM The rifle ripoff is unlikely to be the largest. The cake will be taken by ordering 12 dies.....
» 31/01/2016 8:03:20 AM Geoff said; In fact Israel has been supporting this entity by covertly providing medical .....
» 28/01/2016 4:12:56 PM contd In an expensive energy regime we will need to redesign the way we grow food and it .....
» 28/01/2016 3:56:01 PM This article is just a formula for more of the same. That just will not do. There has to b.....
» 27/01/2016 9:39:29 AM It is quite simple really. The republic movement wants an elected head of state. They say .....
» 25/01/2016 7:42:39 AM Ho Humm !.....
» 23/01/2016 9:46:09 PM Rhosty, The Super capacitors have a future in electric cars but I think it will only to im.....
» 23/01/2016 9:17:17 AM Rhosty said; I'm predicting that a combination lithium cobalt Graphene battery will more .....
» 23/01/2016 8:03:39 AM Yes, while you are pondering the ins & outs of various fuel cells, Saudi/Iran tensions, he.....
» 22/01/2016 12:01:01 PM Nick said; Aboriginals travelling to Europe before 1788 was Bazz comment and seems irrelev.....
» 22/01/2016 7:09:20 AM Nick, what are you talking about ? You said; Can you explain logically why Aboriginals mus.....
» 21/01/2016 10:19:16 PM Nick, now that you mention it I do remember of reading about them ignoring the ships. Some.....
» 21/01/2016 7:26:20 PM Nick, the Indonesians only traded along the Nth Coast and the aboriginals in the rest of A.....
» 21/01/2016 3:38:51 PM Yes, probably right, except I am sure I have read of someone being searched and having the.....
» 21/01/2016 3:04:07 PM Well, I would vote for Tricky Dicky, as radio people affectionately call him, if I were i.....
» 21/01/2016 2:50:14 PM Ultimately this gets down to the multicultural argument. The law says you cannot carry a k.....
» 21/01/2016 2:23:12 PM Australia Day is more appropriate than 1st January 1901 as that later date is just a rearr.....
» 20/01/2016 1:06:30 PM That is right Aiden they do use it to thin out heavy crudes but there is a limited amount .....
» 20/01/2016 12:59:03 PM Australia carries some shame with regard to West Papua. We had the opportunity to press fo.....
» 19/01/2016 10:05:18 PM Getting back closer to the subject an interesting article has appeared on Resilience. The .....
» 19/01/2016 3:50:39 PM $11.40 ! My goodness, no wonder they want Australian farmers out of that market. Well in a.....
» 19/01/2016 1:24:43 PM I am no expert in the subject at hand but it does leave me with an uneasy feeling. It did .....
» 19/01/2016 9:56:31 AM The real problem is that the Arab & Pakistan & Afghanistan people will need hundreds of ye.....
» 19/01/2016 9:40:54 AM Paul don't be stupid. Note Lady Deech's comments in on the beach's links. You obviously h.....
» 18/01/2016 9:51:42 PM Sonofgloin, about 2000 the NSW Dept of Health noticed that Auburn hospital had a higher t.....
» 18/01/2016 7:44:24 AM I know it is impolite and certainly not politically correct but as far as convictions etc .....
» 17/01/2016 5:36:27 PM Too late Nick, Wayne Swan signed the first part of the IMF/G20 agreement in 2013 in St Pet.....
» 17/01/2016 1:49:04 PM Foxy said; on the law of averages there's bound to be some who are not genuine and may be.....
» 17/01/2016 11:10:01 AM Snake; I just watched that video to which you referred. I think Aiden's comment on the CE.....
» 17/01/2016 9:48:48 AM Banjo, there does not seem to be a significant problem in Sydney with ex-Somarlies. You do.....
» 16/01/2016 8:23:21 PM Snake said: there is some suggestion that banks here don't need to have legislation. I ha.....
» 16/01/2016 4:31:04 PM Suzie, They separate themselves out to large degree. Why should we have to go to all the r.....
» 16/01/2016 1:53:59 PM Actually Banjo there is I believe a loop hole if the oath was sworn on the Koran then it c.....
» 16/01/2016 1:12:21 PM I am puzzled by the attitude of Suzie in particular and to Foxy to a lesser extent. They m.....
» 15/01/2016 9:25:47 PM Settle down you lot. This he did, they did, who did, why did etc etc gets nowhere. The onl.....
» 14/01/2016 2:33:33 PM Yes, well I for one have read the document that Australia signed up for courtesy Wayne Sw.....
» 14/01/2016 12:40:37 PM Aiden, it did not matter in Cyprus that it was bond holders, they took the depositors mone.....
» 14/01/2016 12:36:43 PM Aiden said; But in Australia your money is safe, though banks here are unlikely to fail an.....
» 13/01/2016 10:01:35 AM Some time ago I drew your attention to the Bail in provisions of the IMF & the G20 governm.....
» 13/01/2016 8:30:54 AM Egypt was not a failed state, it was just that its oil production had peaked and the subsi.....
» 12/01/2016 10:28:19 AM The Arab spring never was. It was always a revolt against states that failed in one way or.....
» 12/01/2016 8:34:22 AM Here is a sample of a podcast I have just listened to and read at the same time. Text is t.....
» 12/01/2016 7:07:42 AM There you are Foxy, Paul 1405 just gave a classic example of the over reaction to which I .....
» 11/01/2016 7:29:14 PM Foxy, the whole reaction is not about this one event. It is about the way in which such ev.....
» 11/01/2016 6:57:49 PM I haven't a clue what should be done with the middle east. They are damned by their damage.....
» 11/01/2016 1:55:57 PM Well, if they are so busy getting at each other they will have less time to devote to gett.....
» 11/01/2016 8:39:21 AM Dear oh Dear, it is no wonder the Australian birth rate is falling. Men are now afraid to .....
» 10/01/2016 2:29:49 PM Here is a sample of a podcast I have just listened to and read at the same time. Text is t.....
» 8/01/2016 10:30:26 PM Curmudgeon & others; First OPEC has a very good incentive to suggest that the price will n.....
» 7/01/2016 10:34:36 AM Yes Foxy, it is disturbing. Three years ago I went to auctions for houses near where I liv.....
» 6/01/2016 4:13:32 PM Ant, if it only was as simple as that. There was a study of some hundreds of AGW papers co.....
» 6/01/2016 8:18:59 AM Agree Banjo, a reduction in population has a direct affect on consumption of everything. .....
» 4/01/2016 4:18:38 PM Aiden said; Barnaby Joyce's concerns are not valid; we have unlimited credit. Oh I see, t.....
» 4/01/2016 4:16:22 PM Unlimited credit ! Hmmm seems to me that might be the cause of our debt problem. Of course.....
» 4/01/2016 4:11:55 PM Max, that was a long time ago and I only was there a short time. Well peak crude oil hit u.....
» 4/01/2016 3:49:21 PM The difference 579 is in the rules of evidence. A Royal Commission can demand answers to q.....
» 4/01/2016 3:28:34 PM Foxy, from what I have read the unions are not governed by law regarding accounting, tradi.....
» 4/01/2016 2:03:06 PM Rhosty, we could not emulate China's 10% growth rate because we were already at the standa.....
» 4/01/2016 12:51:27 PM What now seems to be the standard procedure is for employers to pay the unions an agreed a.....
» 4/01/2016 10:41:55 AM Well Paul, I said I would reserve my judgement of Turnbull until later this year. So far h.....
» 4/01/2016 10:18:26 AM Yes Nathan, there is a time difference between realising that there is a fashionable campa.....
» 3/01/2016 4:51:16 PM There seems to be rush to Asia by commercial interests regardless of whether it is in othe.....
» 3/01/2016 4:39:15 PM Mr Opinion, a Chinese spokesman pointed out that Chinese are the largest group of migrants.....
» 3/01/2016 4:36:09 PM Rhosty; or onions !.....
» 3/01/2016 4:33:54 PM When I first saw the title I thought it was a protest at the using of the XMAS usage. I ha.....
» 3/01/2016 1:45:55 PM Could be Max, but we have to leave oil & coal before they leave us. The ERoEI of coal has .....
» 3/01/2016 11:03:06 AM This is the way I see it. Any new generation system capable of being backup will require m.....
» 23/12/2015 9:36:04 PM Oh Yes Jbower, well I am not worried about AGW. It is the wrong problem to worry about. Ev.....
» 23/12/2015 5:19:55 PM No stop & think; The coal that you think will be burnt, will not be burnt. Demand has fall.....
» 23/12/2015 12:29:45 PM Tony you missed the point. The amount of AFFORDABLE fossil fuel will decline FASTER than a.....
» 22/12/2015 9:48:12 PM errr are you having me on ? Whats this about Jupiter Casino ? Murray & Hydro ! Well that m.....
» 22/12/2015 4:02:52 PM Nick, this reply a gave to Tony might expand my thoughts for you. Well Tony, I think you .....
» 22/12/2015 3:45:16 PM Well Tony 153, I think you are driven by fear of global warming. It does not matter whethe.....
» 22/12/2015 2:53:22 PM Nick; understood there have been several real projects over the years for algae production.....
» 22/12/2015 2:09:45 PM Yes Nick, it is not uncommon for stories to get exaggerated by not looking properly at the.....
» 22/12/2015 7:51:39 AM Nicknamenick, best you check your figures again. That much fuel will supply Australia for .....
» 22/12/2015 7:17:07 AM Now Paul 1405 that is a better commentary. There is no doubt that Abbott lost the support .....
» 21/12/2015 10:07:36 PM You talk a bit silly Paul. It is one thing to make jokes about the Mad Monk and the like b.....
» 21/12/2015 9:54:41 PM Chearful raises some valid points. In fact the internies could not communicate with their .....
» 21/12/2015 4:15:52 PM I think the coalition will win the next election, but not the 2019 election because they a.....
» 21/12/2015 12:58:45 PM an independent review of the Q&A program found that it is in fact biased against the Green.....
» 20/12/2015 10:47:45 AM Santa's route/delivery needs was solved when a program was written for the first computer .....
» 20/12/2015 10:10:20 AM SM, it is not necessary to be a scientist to understand this problem. Certainly a knowledg.....
» 18/12/2015 10:17:32 PM Rhian, yes it is those rules that have developed under the British legal system that I fe.....
» 18/12/2015 11:06:20 AM I am slogging my way through Ibn Warraq's book "Why I am not a Moslem". It seems.....
» 18/12/2015 8:21:05 AM Max Green, about the Milankovitch cycles. From memory is there not a number of smaller col.....
» 18/12/2015 7:59:33 AM Still no answer to my question. What do you do, just let them out & hope ?.....
» 17/12/2015 4:57:19 PM Rhian, then what to do about that terrorist, just let him out and hope that whoever he att.....
» 17/12/2015 3:38:32 PM Rhian, there is a case to detain idefinitely those that are insane. I do not think anyone .....
» 17/12/2015 1:47:38 PM What a load of nonsense ! The Koran claims any land previously occupied by moslems, even i.....
» 17/12/2015 1:36:10 PM I must say that indefinite detention, perhaps till death, leaves me very uneasy. What is t.....
» 16/12/2015 3:45:39 PM David f, It was you that started arguing about phrases. When someone like Saddam Hussein .....
» 16/12/2015 2:48:10 PM David f, it is a bit hard to tie down any saying that is currently in popular usage. It is.....
» 16/12/2015 10:51:39 AM It is said that if you repeat something often enough it will be believed. So, the real pro.....
» 16/12/2015 9:06:05 AM Lego, I am afraid Suzie is one of those that the Islamists call; "Useful Idiots".....
» 15/12/2015 8:59:29 PM Aiden, I was in Bleak City earlier this year and counted five overcast days. Admittedly la.....
» 15/12/2015 4:01:05 PM Yes 579 it will be available for a long time yet. It just will not be used for burning, bu.....
» 15/12/2015 2:46:02 PM Cobber, I am interested in your off grid system. A couple of questions, Presuming your ba.....
» 15/12/2015 7:47:58 AM I would be surprised to find that solar arrays were more expensive than coal fired power w.....
» 14/12/2015 9:21:09 PM Suzie, you really do have a nasty streak......
» 14/12/2015 9:15:08 PM Yes John R it doesn't matter anyway. I doubt if it is 1000s of plants but a lot anyway. Au.....
» 14/12/2015 6:10:33 PM Rhosty, how do you cope with the four overcast windless days ? The cost of doing so multip.....
» 14/12/2015 5:59:20 PM Runner peak crude oil occurred in 2005. Why do you think we have such a problem with slowi.....
» 14/12/2015 5:32:42 PM Here you all go again. Pages and pages of argument all of it pointless. It does not matter.....
» 14/12/2015 4:03:56 PM Actually Loudmouth our politicians do believe that you can have infinite growth in a fini.....
» 14/12/2015 3:07:46 PM I read something recently which relates to part of this article. It seems that the middle .....
» 14/12/2015 2:58:10 PM Interesting, I had heard of the stripper wells but knew nothing of them. Looks like they m.....
» 14/12/2015 2:42:19 PM Well, I have no opinion either way, but to call him racist, a favourite put down designed .....
» 14/12/2015 2:34:29 PM I have been reading the AGW driven solar & wind articles and I am certain they are all aw.....
» 13/12/2015 9:00:27 AM From the little I have been able to glean, it appears that anonymous has split into two gr.....
» 13/12/2015 8:52:31 AM Topping it off; At Cronulla; the Left wing communists (German Party 1933) accusing the ant.....
» 12/12/2015 9:19:55 PM So his father cried ! I have the feeling that the father knew what his son was doing and a.....
» 12/12/2015 10:27:27 AM Never fear, the world of internet things is a business as usual era system and in the comi.....
» 11/12/2015 10:55:44 AM Yes Joe basically in agreement except you said; that we could be witnessing the beginning .....
» 11/12/2015 9:25:54 AM The government is flogging the "Services Industries" as THE growth method for th.....
» 10/12/2015 10:47:01 PM Loudmoth & Others; Are we over philosophising all this too much ? All the talk we hear, he.....
» 10/12/2015 12:41:31 PM Tony Abbott hit the nail on the head. Islam needs a reconstruction. At present in the mosq.....
» 9/12/2015 10:01:43 PM Yes the reaction to Tony Abbotts statement had the expected hysterical response. Any time .....
» 9/12/2015 4:55:39 PM Yes Grateful ? I take it that it would not be a problem for you. Typical comment from som.....
» 9/12/2015 7:32:00 AM AC, it makes no difference, if you cannot enforce your sovereignty then it does not exist......
» 8/12/2015 10:33:20 PM Joe, did you see SBS tonight ? It was about cousin marriages ! They had a number of cousin.....
» 8/12/2015 10:20:24 PM Jay of Melbourne; That speach of Marine Le Pen was very interesting. One of the commentat.....
» 8/12/2015 3:39:05 PM ARjay is not alone !.....
» 8/12/2015 3:36:24 PM AC, it is illogical for a government that does not control its country to either grant per.....
» 8/12/2015 12:45:45 PM It is absurd to claim that any western attack on any of the moslem countries is illegal. E.....
» 8/12/2015 11:40:39 AM Here is a simple question; When Mohammad was asked if cousins could marry, the question wa.....
» 7/12/2015 1:15:50 PM No sorry Joe I do not have it. However it should be on bbc.com/news It was not just Indone.....
» 7/12/2015 12:54:49 PM I don't think the west will be interested in helping out Asia in any way from Islam. The M.....
» 7/12/2015 12:16:43 PM Yes Jayb, you have; ifidelophobic ! You should copyright it !.....
» 6/12/2015 9:52:27 AM Joe & AC, the whole thing is a total mess. I am coming to the conclusion that as all the y.....
» 5/12/2015 9:01:22 PM The puzzle about the ISIS oil may be tied up with who owns the oil. It may be that the fun.....
» 5/12/2015 8:16:31 AM A C said; The US has a policy of destabilizing most of the M/E nations. Now that is not a.....
» 4/12/2015 5:35:58 PM Joe, I see two possibilities; 1. The economy will really recover and Islam will have the .....
» 3/12/2015 10:42:20 PM Peter, you may perhaps have read Joeseph Traintner's book The Collapse of Complex Societie.....
» 3/12/2015 8:46:30 AM Yuyutse; Who benefits from our boredom ?.....
» 3/12/2015 6:56:51 AM Yuyutse, well I for one am bored with it, but it keeps on intruding itself into our faces......
» 2/12/2015 10:28:17 PM Aiden what are you on about ? She made the comparison, and if you cannot see what everyone.....
» 2/12/2015 10:22:13 PM Yuyutse, I think it would be much more educational for moslems to see a demonstration of w.....
» 2/12/2015 12:54:00 PM Luciferase, I have had a rethink on the DNA. I originally meant it as a simile, but as we .....
» 2/12/2015 12:41:08 PM Watch that link I put up, explains all the waffling that pollies & others are indulging in.....
» 2/12/2015 12:35:04 PM Aiden, stop pontificating, we all know what she meant !.....
» 2/12/2015 12:33:03 PM Hey Jayb, computers need the right format for questions !.....
» 2/12/2015 7:55:14 AM That link I gave explains why there is so much failure to call a spade a spade; The weak k.....
» 2/12/2015 7:47:36 AM Yuyutsu, You have got it all backwards. We do not want to impose "our" culture .....
» 1/12/2015 11:21:32 PM Luciferase, you misunderstood my reference to DNA. My reference is that not our actual DNA.....
» 1/12/2015 11:14:07 PM Suzie, perhaps you did not watch that video link. Perhaps the US has tightened up so much .....
» 1/12/2015 10:33:40 PM Joe, I put those articles down to the all too prevalent; "Oh global warming has cause.....
» 1/12/2015 4:42:06 PM Thanks ttbn; The really ironic thing is that the Islamic countries refused to sign the UN.....
» 1/12/2015 4:18:57 PM Indeed Kactuz, We all need a history lesson. The link below tells you why they are so rel.....
» 1/12/2015 3:18:05 PM I have just watched this video and I thought I had a reasonable knowledge of the history .....
» 1/12/2015 8:24:27 AM Banjo said; but allow me to point out that those statistics you indicate relate to the de.....
» 1/12/2015 7:59:58 AM Oh Dear, Sovereign citizens, what Next !! The world has gone stark raving mad. Give them t.....
» 30/11/2015 10:06:50 PM Doubt if the Agriculture minister told the US something they did not already know. The fal.....
» 30/11/2015 9:22:57 PM Aiden, the lady, whose name I cannot remember who is chair of the Human Rights Commission.....
» 30/11/2015 4:38:07 PM Rodney said; so many fine, healthy, intelligent young It was an historical catholic pri.....
» 30/11/2015 1:38:45 PM These day the left has become very violent and anti free speach. Even the Human Rights Com.....
» 30/11/2015 10:05:08 AM 579, you are a BS artist ! There has NEVER been a ALA demonstration, peaceful or violent. .....
» 30/11/2015 7:26:04 AM Possibly so Armchair, the Syrian government was probably also looking for financial suppor.....
» 28/11/2015 3:34:10 PM Iamacentristmoderate; Well centain to stir up the apologists. All the waffle of will we o.....
» 28/11/2015 1:25:29 PM It is indeed murky sonofgloin. The reduction in income in Syria probably made the various.....
» 27/11/2015 10:01:11 AM Does not matter how many times they get it wrong. It is the number of times they get it ri.....
» 27/11/2015 9:29:19 AM Aaaagggghhhhrrrr; The link was incorrect, try this; http://tinyurl.com/py9ks9t.....
» 26/11/2015 3:22:18 PM Whoops, I thought that this was a General Discussion thread and so I had not read the orig.....
» 26/11/2015 3:10:12 PM The question of the cause of the war in Syria has been answered. Have a read of Ugo Bardi'.....
» 26/11/2015 2:59:10 PM I suggest that you read Ugo Bardi's article linked below. http://www.resilience.org/stori.....
» 25/11/2015 3:37:23 PM Pericles; Russia is in difficulty with its economy mainly because of the $US40 for oil. Ru.....
» 24/11/2015 9:44:09 PM Hmmm, if "not" can be construed to mean "not not" they have to be a po.....
» 24/11/2015 5:08:27 PM Well Joe why do the words "only" & "not" appear ? I guess someone woul.....
» 24/11/2015 4:44:10 PM Loudmouth, That last bit you quoted seems to prohibit moslems to marrying their cousins. .....
» 23/11/2015 9:47:00 PM Mr Opinion, Arjay is our resident Conspiracy Theorist, but in fact what you must do is wat.....
» 23/11/2015 8:30:12 AM Arjay said; The really big collapse is coming soon. You might be interested the curves of.....
» 23/11/2015 8:25:41 AM Well Arjay, I know you believe the US runs roughshod over other countries. I suggest you a.....
» 21/11/2015 10:48:46 PM Con Hippy, I think the problem is that they are in contact with others that have a similar.....
» 20/11/2015 4:10:08 PM Greatfull, Straw men, hmm. My question about why there was an intellectual surge amongst m.....
» 20/11/2015 10:25:57 AM Couldn't agree more Josephus, but it takes better equipped politicians than we now have. E.....
» 20/11/2015 9:58:03 AM Joe, I think you have nutshelled it effectively. I agree when it is hammered down it will .....
» 20/11/2015 7:27:26 AM Jay of Bleak City, That link you put up was interesting not because it said what probably.....
» 19/11/2015 2:12:48 PM Grateful, just a few points, sewers were in use in Rome & other Roman cities much earlier.....
» 18/11/2015 3:43:49 PM Just read the specifications. The only requirement is 500 members on the electoral rolls. .....
» 18/11/2015 3:30:37 PM It will be interesting. Any party can have a policy to change the constitution and if they.....
» 18/11/2015 10:01:28 AM Here Here Loudmouth !.....
» 17/11/2015 2:09:50 PM Well, I saw Pres Holland speaking to the French parliament today. In it he said France is .....
» 17/11/2015 10:32:33 AM There is no answer. In Europe the politicians have set up Europe for a civil war. From mem.....
» 17/11/2015 10:25:38 AM There has already been a turnaround in sympathy in Europe. I suggest you watch the video l.....
» 16/11/2015 10:08:32 PM Indeed, anyone should be able to form a union. However that is not what we have at present.....
» 16/11/2015 2:04:10 PM Interesting article in today's Australian by Neil Ferguson. He suggests that what Europe i.....
» 16/11/2015 1:55:25 PM Interesting article in today's Australian by Neil Ferguson. He suggests that what Europe i.....
» 16/11/2015 10:42:17 AM Unfortunately the law protects the unions from competition. Fat chance of getting a change.....
» 16/11/2015 10:28:47 AM Cherful is right when he says that it is all about territory. The Koran calls on moslems t.....
» 15/11/2015 3:09:06 PM Is Mise there is already a precedent for armed persons in civies just being in with the po.....
» 14/11/2015 9:24:50 PM Now that I have got that off my chest, there is one tactic that may have some effect. Mak.....
» 14/11/2015 9:13:08 PM Suzie, get real the ISIS particularly made a threat to kill Australians. What is the matte.....
» 14/11/2015 5:31:57 PM Suzie, what do you mean who is threatening us ? You mean you do not know ? Yes I would de.....
» 14/11/2015 5:21:32 PM Joe be realistic. It would mean betraying their family member or a member of their tribe. .....
» 14/11/2015 5:13:28 PM It is about time that people accept that we are at war. In wartime it is custom to repatri.....
» 14/11/2015 5:05:39 PM Misanthrope; they are the same people here. They come from moslem families just like the o.....
» 14/11/2015 4:35:57 PM Don't be silly Suze. We are talking about survival here, not being nice to the neighbours......
» 14/11/2015 12:42:21 PM Yes the ABC apologist has been saying we and the moderates need to unite against the terr.....
» 14/11/2015 11:51:43 AM Can there be any other solution than removing the source of the bombers. This mornings new.....
» 12/11/2015 9:38:03 PM OK Plantagenet, understood. Yes NG from shale has been a good saviour for the US. The pric.....
» 12/11/2015 4:00:34 PM Plantagenet said: 1. While the US is benefitting immensely from low price shale oil extrac.....
» 12/11/2015 3:26:09 PM I would suggest that anyone considering off grid have a good look at nickle iron batteries.....
» 12/11/2015 7:23:04 AM Mhaze, well Japan does not have any trouble with moslems because they do not have any mosl.....
» 11/11/2015 4:49:35 PM Doog: First, cheap inputs will decline as the global economy declines. Large items for the.....
» 11/11/2015 3:59:01 PM What sort of men would go off and leave their wife & children behind ? Would you do it ? I.....
» 10/11/2015 5:43:33 PM Doog said; We need more money into Education, health care and every other thing our govt; .....
» 10/11/2015 5:14:42 PM I don't understand what Crackup means. We do not have a boat people problem thanks to Tony.....
» 9/11/2015 9:57:34 PM I saw Saddam Hussein brag about progress on their nuclear weapon program. Israel bombed th.....
» 9/11/2015 2:30:07 PM Look, they are Arabs and this is he Middle East. It is what they do, so bleating about the.....
» 6/11/2015 6:00:38 PM SM said: 1 Growth can continue without increasing the use of resources, by increasing eff.....
» 6/11/2015 3:24:55 PM Here is a conundrum for you. Anyone either belonging or having sympathy to ISIS should not.....
» 5/11/2015 2:07:10 PM david f, re population, I saw a report yesterday, but cannot find it, that the world's pop.....
» 5/11/2015 7:24:05 AM David F, I understand where you are coming from. It is the same place as does Poirot & SM......
» 4/11/2015 4:48:23 PM As far as unemployment is concerned I do not believe either party has control of it. For .....
» 4/11/2015 1:56:08 PM I don't think it matters. We all know what we mean by liberty or freedom and we will only.....
» 4/11/2015 12:45:04 PM Further to my last post; Saudi Arabia has just had its credit rating reduced to A+. Straw.....
» 4/11/2015 10:32:35 AM A relative is a prison officer and yes it is true they have to have separate wings etc for.....
» 4/11/2015 10:18:30 AM Indeed Lego, actually it has a formal name, it is called the Jaziz tax or something simila.....
» 3/11/2015 5:50:07 PM A ship leaving any country to voyage to another country has to get a clearance from the Ha.....
» 3/11/2015 5:39:23 PM Steve101, Really, I would like to make a suggestion to you but I will not. I had a friend.....
» 3/11/2015 5:22:15 PM Whoops Poirot, everything from; -> In my posts I detail how forced hu <- to the end .....
» 3/11/2015 2:50:43 PM Well, so much to read and comment on, so I won't. All I can say is what the author wrote .....
» 3/11/2015 1:16:06 PM Touches Poirot, quite true, but then you all go worrying about the wrong problem so someon.....
» 3/11/2015 12:35:14 PM Steel, I notice that the video was suggested to be not real. May well be real, but that so.....
» 3/11/2015 11:51:14 AM Arjay, you can now retire, someone has surpassed you in conspiracy theories ! In my post.....
» 3/11/2015 10:55:14 AM SM, don't worry you have to get privileged access to reprogram a computer. Poirot will not.....
» 2/11/2015 11:16:11 PM Here is the link to the ALA's manifesto. http://tinyurl.com/qf2uauo It does read a bit l.....
» 2/11/2015 10:59:09 PM My wife grew up next to Lakemba, she does not recognise it today. I suggest that the autho.....
» 2/11/2015 10:31:44 PM It appears that no one on here knows what happened. The vessel concerned was on its way to.....
» 2/11/2015 10:18:35 PM The article attacks the media. It is quite clear that the media is what the moslems call &.....
» 2/11/2015 10:56:39 AM Sorry to belabour the point, but Britain's standard of living seems to have been following.....
» 2/11/2015 10:39:15 AM Well, when groups feel that the "normal" political scene ignores their interests.....
» 31/10/2015 8:44:08 AM CHEREFUL; Solar & wind will reduce CO2 of course, but it is being proposed as a base load .....
» 31/10/2015 8:17:07 AM Aiden, our oil production is now below 400,000 barrels a day down from 1,000,000 a day. As.....
» 30/10/2015 5:19:07 PM Depends on the DNA. If the DNA is changed then maybe so!.....
» 30/10/2015 5:16:59 PM Happy birthday David F. Getting time to raise your aim from 90 to 100, or better to 110......
» 30/10/2015 3:57:15 PM Aiden said: "For the economy to grow it just must have increased energy deployed.&quo.....
» 30/10/2015 3:02:51 PM Poirot, Saudi Arabia is worried by the drain on their finances. In a recent month they dre.....
» 30/10/2015 1:17:48 PM My Gawd Steve101 what a rant ! You asked somewhere in all that had the mortgages regained .....
» 30/10/2015 11:02:33 AM Rehctub, there needs to be a shift in emphasis in discussions, not just here either. There.....
» 30/10/2015 10:00:52 AM Aiden, yes stimulation does work, although economists are now wondering why neither stimul.....
» 28/10/2015 11:27:10 PM I will reserve my judgment of Turnbull till sometime next year. I just hope he is not a Ru.....
» 28/10/2015 11:07:38 PM Gawd, I go away for a few days and you all get yourselves into this mess. Ignore Aiden, h.....
» 21/10/2015 3:47:51 PM Warmair, it is probably 3 or 4 years since I read it. Pretty certain I do not have it here.....
» 20/10/2015 3:51:10 PM Warmair Thats is what I have been trying to tell you ! It is the figures that the IPCC is .....
» 20/10/2015 3:34:01 PM Sweden has run out of roofs to put over immigrants heads. The Swedish economy is close to .....
» 19/10/2015 2:10:01 PM No Warmair as I explained earlier the IPCCC's figures for the available coal & oil are wro.....
» 19/10/2015 9:02:35 AM Round & round we go; same arguments over & over again. Back on page 2 Tombee raised the re.....
» 18/10/2015 10:13:14 PM Well speaking for myself, I have not read all you suggested, but I have read various part.....
» 18/10/2015 11:39:07 AM Ha, OTB, I just finished writing the above and then read this; http://tinyurl.com/q79b7gt.....
» 18/10/2015 11:27:25 AM It is a puzzle I agree. It is I think related to politically correctness and a desire to .....
» 17/10/2015 9:49:55 PM Replying to an earlier comment on here; The internets reliability was a priority when firs.....
» 17/10/2015 8:54:33 PM Plantagenet, the oil will take a long time to run out and as it does the price will probab.....
» 17/10/2015 8:38:09 PM Loudmouth, I am afraid Steele is one of those "Useful Idiots" that please and he.....
» 17/10/2015 3:19:11 PM Ahhh yes Plantagenet, that I can believe. It fits in with the level of corruption reports .....
» 17/10/2015 3:03:05 PM Well I myself do not know what the Jews claim to be their homeland. I think in historical .....
» 17/10/2015 2:46:46 PM Well OTB you may not have noticed that the moslem vote decided who became President of Fra.....
» 17/10/2015 12:50:08 PM David G said; Currently, the IDF is carrying out a bit of genocide against the Palestinian.....
» 17/10/2015 10:46:03 AM Remembering how Australian troops in Afghanistan have been killed by the Afghan soldiers t.....
» 16/10/2015 9:01:15 PM Deporting of moslems has already started. Denmark and I think Belgium have started deporti.....
» 16/10/2015 9:47:02 AM doog said; like no other race currently living in Australia. There that nails it. You jus.....
» 16/10/2015 7:54:34 AM Chereful, that name is quite a contradiction, hi ! I am afraid that your prediction is qui.....
» 16/10/2015 7:18:17 AM Yes Suzie, it would not be easy but it is a matter of survival. All the niceties go out th.....
» 15/10/2015 10:26:04 PM Doog, you asked about changing the Koran. Sorry that is forbidden at pain of death. Islam.....
» 15/10/2015 5:29:22 PM Oh Dear Oh Dear; Yuyutsu, That is priceless; Here we are arguing about the survival of civ.....
» 15/10/2015 4:29:17 PM I have been watching the Australian Liberty Alliance party for a while. They seem to under.....
» 14/10/2015 10:37:37 PM THEY HAVE GOT IT, COMPLETE WITH SPECIAL PRIVILEGES !.....
» 14/10/2015 10:33:11 PM I agree not all moslems are fanatics. They are Islamists however and when push comes to sh.....
» 14/10/2015 3:11:24 PM Doog, if the Iranian flag was on an eastern wall then the slaughterman's backside was most.....
» 14/10/2015 7:51:56 AM Tony I once heard it expressed like this; It is not possible to be a moslem and an Austral.....
» 13/10/2015 9:36:22 PM IS Mise, they do not allow immigration. Even Koreans can't get in except there was prewar .....
» 13/10/2015 5:10:02 PM Loudmouth, it is a moslem requirement that animals have their throats cut when facing Mecc.....
» 13/10/2015 5:02:15 PM Ohh, Didn't think Rechtub would be a dinosaur driver !.....
» 13/10/2015 4:49:39 PM Well Baygon, here repeater sites have clearance around them and the locals have the cleari.....
» 13/10/2015 4:11:58 PM Philip S & Baygon, As a member of the Local Emergency Management Committee I can assure y.....
» 13/10/2015 3:01:06 PM Actually doog, I know what I would like to see happen, but I know short of civil war it wo.....
» 13/10/2015 1:41:40 PM Loudmouth, It seems these days you can never hear mention of Islam unless it is tagged wi.....
» 12/10/2015 10:55:31 PM No Tony, but it means splitting the family up......
» 12/10/2015 10:49:44 PM A major irony in all this racist business is that the Jews and the Arabs are the one race,.....
» 12/10/2015 9:47:41 PM Yes thats right Robert I would have expected more reporting also. I think the coverage of .....
» 12/10/2015 9:25:37 PM Oh Dear, the labour party computer is back ! Her decoding of messages is worse now than wh.....
» 12/10/2015 9:10:37 PM doog you said; So why does detention of kids have to be part of stopping the boats. I can’.....
» 12/10/2015 2:33:59 PM It is easy to try and say that all these reports are islamaphobia but here is a speach by .....
» 12/10/2015 1:32:06 PM The dead quiet on moslem crime etc does have a local content. Has everyone here heard of t.....
» 12/10/2015 12:35:38 PM It really is quite simple doog; Those now in detention arrived under the Labour government.....
» 12/10/2015 12:25:10 PM Pericles said; It must be happening, because no-one is telling us about it. "We&quo.....
» 12/10/2015 8:37:35 AM No one thinks it is a good idea to keep children in detention BUT Splitting the family u.....
» 11/10/2015 2:49:11 PM It appears that the riots being referred to happened in the week before the 7th October 20.....
» 11/10/2015 2:22:18 PM Very odd, I could not find the Huffington Post article but I did find another mention of i.....
» 11/10/2015 2:04:18 PM doog & Phillip S Thanks for the heads up. I cannot find the page again. I found plenty of .....
» 11/10/2015 12:02:30 PM I came across one mention of the riots that have been going on in Stockholm, Malmo and Got.....
» 11/10/2015 10:27:20 AM Doog said; Bazz you should be talking things up instead of downgrading it all. Ahh well d.....
» 11/10/2015 8:09:48 AM Armchair, Don't get too excited about the Golan Heights oil find. http://www.globes.co.i.....
» 10/10/2015 9:58:37 PM I have just seen the post put up by my arenda self and I object to sec's comments we must .....
» 10/10/2015 9:52:31 PM I will let you in on a secret; I am from the 3rd planet from DG1326 in Sagitarious and the.....
» 9/10/2015 9:55:11 PM The HAMAS insists on control of all Jerusalem and the removal of the Jews. Likewise does I.....
» 9/10/2015 12:33:40 PM I think you are confused doog; The Aus Lib All is not involved in Bendigo, in fact they ma.....
» 8/10/2015 10:09:55 PM Just heard Geert Wilders MP has received his visa. They could not have left it much longer.....
» 8/10/2015 10:02:07 PM A nice piece of irony from the BBC. They have announced that PM Angela Merkel has been no.....
» 8/10/2015 4:04:10 PM Runner, I will bet quids that if you went back and checked you would find he expected the .....
» 8/10/2015 3:44:08 PM Hmmm yes interesting. I will wait to see what the oil field engineers and geologists have .....
» 8/10/2015 2:12:49 PM Hard to disagree with you comment Dickbird. I heard comment by a man who had a moslem neig.....
» 8/10/2015 1:44:09 PM Doog said; Race and religion. The race is Muslim and the religion is Islam. That explains.....
» 8/10/2015 12:55:26 PM Doog, you really do have a problem. It seems that you do not understand the different mean.....
» 7/10/2015 10:24:52 PM J O M said; but it is a right wing, pro Zionist group which answers to Jewish Zionists in.....
» 7/10/2015 12:41:54 PM Not to worry doog, I had no intention of getting involved with his mob I wanted to know mo.....
» 7/10/2015 11:09:15 AM A couple of years ago I went to a public meeting the Q Society held in Liverpool. The loca.....
» 7/10/2015 10:51:32 AM Tks ttbn, I am waiting for J I Melb to reply. If he belongs to UPF perhaps his comment abo.....
» 7/10/2015 8:47:01 AM BTW what does UPF stand for ?.....
» 7/10/2015 7:59:28 AM Jay of Melb, what source do you have that Aust Liberty Alliance has been set up as a Jewis.....
» 6/10/2015 3:17:36 PM Just so you know doog, you are what is known as a Cornucopian. Cheers.....
» 6/10/2015 3:06:33 PM doog, I think you are confusing ALA with UPF was it ? No, different organisation, mainly P.....
» 6/10/2015 1:24:20 PM Oh Dear; Still carrying on about the wrong argument !.....
» 6/10/2015 11:01:16 AM Aaahh doog, I thought you would understand what I meant. Life was good for almost everyone.....
» 6/10/2015 10:31:46 AM I WANT MY COUNTRY BACK !.....
» 6/10/2015 10:27:41 AM I find it all very depressing. I find the attitude that we should do nothing about it, the.....
» 6/10/2015 10:04:51 AM Aiden said; It's not as if that minority are hard to weed out: all potential immigrants (.....
» 5/10/2015 5:03:16 PM Tony 153 said; In our free market, carbon / oil prices are collapsing because of decreasin.....
» 5/10/2015 4:03:34 PM Gawd doog, how old are you ? I would expect better knowledge from a teenager......
» 4/10/2015 10:08:59 PM Tony 153, I will assume you did not understand my post. Let me put it again; Because of .....
» 4/10/2015 9:35:06 PM ttbn, I agree with your principle of using your own money to buy things. When we got marri.....
» 4/10/2015 12:30:43 PM ttbn; The pink batts was not a government run scheme. It was for anybody to do it and the .....
» 4/10/2015 11:55:06 AM A point I forgot to make is that Esperanto is an ideal inter language for translation prog.....
» 4/10/2015 10:58:31 AM Well doog, someone has to worry about it as not many understand the implications. Just kee.....
» 4/10/2015 10:46:49 AM ttbn; Pink Batts was not a bad idea. The problem was that the way it was implemented. The .....
» 3/10/2015 10:53:22 PM Rechtub, if we are lucky the myth that we have been fed on will not happen. The poor count.....
» 3/10/2015 10:24:06 PM These recent exchanges show why the whole AGW thing is has very negative effects on the co.....
» 3/10/2015 2:47:20 PM Doog, please quote me accurately. I said pension etc cuts not no pension. You need to get .....
» 3/10/2015 7:31:06 AM Rehctub, it will really get difficult when the choices are cut the dole or cut the pension.....
» 2/10/2015 11:17:20 PM Yes, you are right Rehctub, there is a real case of the cupboard being empty. We are runni.....
» 2/10/2015 11:01:56 PM It still doesn't solve the problem of having to have power cables as thick as your arm to .....
» 2/10/2015 5:58:41 PM doog, as I said Australia is on the better side of the problem but all countries are going.....
» 2/10/2015 5:30:41 PM Agnostic, Hmmm your suggestion implies an extremely low internal series resistance. I know.....
» 2/10/2015 4:22:01 PM Cont; I said:In Greece the barter trade with officially approved local currencies are bei.....
» 2/10/2015 4:17:43 PM You are all talking of a "Business as Usual" environment. It is not like that an.....
» 2/10/2015 12:01:59 PM Esperanto was designed to be an international language. It has a latin base and uses the s.....
» 30/09/2015 10:40:55 PM OK O Sung Wi, I guess we none of us have been in others shoes. When we had a row about som.....
» 30/09/2015 5:24:21 PM O Sung Wu, I must have led a sheltered life as I have never known of a women who has been .....
» 29/09/2015 1:57:05 PM Yes O Sung Wu, after the Bil Al gang here, the Rotherham white slave trafficers there and .....
» 29/09/2015 10:02:03 AM Tony Lavis; A typical cowards wriggle. You know exactly what was the meaning of what I wro.....
» 29/09/2015 8:27:51 AM Tell that to the girl......
» 29/09/2015 8:25:53 AM Then on top of all that, we will need to train an army of people to service the battery ba.....
» 29/09/2015 7:41:21 AM Tony Lavis said; Bazz, are you on something? The idea that sex for fun and not babies is .....
» 28/09/2015 11:38:49 PM If someone thought they were a dog would you graft a tail on them and tell them to bark ? .....
» 28/09/2015 11:14:36 PM I have been following this with interest for sometime. I do not know whether a Royal Commi.....
» 28/09/2015 6:22:05 PM Gawd Robert what a stupid comment, has anyone ever read anything so insane ?; > Sexual .....
» 28/09/2015 5:04:03 PM The immigration into Denmark, Holland, Belgium and France has been disastrous. Just yester.....
» 28/09/2015 4:52:33 PM Hasbeen, your phone is not a hand me down, it is a hand me up ! I have had several as the .....
» 28/09/2015 4:39:57 PM Whoever wrote and whoever approved its posting of that article for students should be sack.....
» 28/09/2015 1:59:59 PM What seems to be missed in these esoteric commentary is that what is claimed to be "H.....
» 28/09/2015 1:41:50 PM JF Aus Well for that sort of use I would think Nickle Iron cells would be just the job. Th.....
» 28/09/2015 9:09:37 AM JF Aus, re your replacement problem. I suggest you look into Nickle Iron cells. There is a.....
» 24/09/2015 10:37:18 PM JF; >Attacking someone verbally behind the scenes is akin to a poison pen letter attack.....
» 24/09/2015 4:03:23 PM Looks like someone fired a shotgun of off threads through this thread: Foxy, Trioli has al.....
» 21/09/2015 1:41:56 PM Taswegian, Well it certainly looks like 2015 is the all liquids peak. Maybe there will be.....
» 21/09/2015 1:22:38 PM Aiden, First note that peak crude oil occurred in late 2005. The oil price started increas.....
» 21/09/2015 11:38:35 AM Wrong Aiden, the high oil prices triggered the already primed bomb known as the subprime l.....
» 21/09/2015 10:09:14 AM Dan's comment that the EIA, the US government Energy Information Agency, bases its figures.....
» 21/09/2015 8:54:57 AM JF, I had a look at the link to passes, none of them are in the region NW of Instanbul. S.....
» 21/09/2015 8:03:07 AM JF Aus, I don't know of any difficult pass in Turkey. As far as I know it is just a normal.....
» 20/09/2015 5:28:05 PM JF Aus said; Turkey, in the notorioius Kyber Pass for example, maybe. Now I know you are.....
» 20/09/2015 5:11:21 PM JF, you can see them every night arriving in the Greek Islands in small boats. Boats like .....
» 20/09/2015 4:09:07 PM From my reading no one believed Saddam had operational nuclear weapons, certainly after t.....
» 20/09/2015 3:41:47 PM No JF Aus, You are thinking of those going to Italy. It would be an impossible voyage in .....
» 20/09/2015 8:56:07 AM JF Aus, how would Israel be able to sort out the ISIS in the crowd from the genuine asylum.....
» 20/09/2015 8:44:13 AM Hasbeen said; I used to wonder how a successful society could quite quickly collapse. How.....
» 19/09/2015 3:56:43 PM Bjelly said; which of these Muslim states has tried to overthrow another Most of them ha.....
» 19/09/2015 3:16:59 PM No Arjay, Producer thinks the economy is working under the old rules. That is why he think.....
» 19/09/2015 2:58:17 PM Malthuista said; Damascus says the three countries should stop sending terrorists into Sy.....
» 19/09/2015 11:12:42 AM Siller, Your suggestion of the cause of the middle east troubles is far too simplistic. B.....
» 19/09/2015 9:31:08 AM malthusista, I do not think that it is as simple as you make it out to be. If attacks are .....
» 19/09/2015 9:24:04 AM JF Aus, you missed the most important question; Why do they get into boats when they could.....
» 18/09/2015 9:10:01 PM Still arguing AGW ? Doesn't matter whether it is true or not. The IPCC models have the wro.....
» 18/09/2015 8:57:51 PM Producer, The reason there is a glut of oil is because there is a shortage of cheap oil. T.....
» 18/09/2015 6:10:21 PM Any flow on of such an action to the burners of coal would mean that power stations would .....
» 18/09/2015 5:11:11 PM Guy's warning are based on a business as usual condition of the economy. I suspect what we.....
» 18/09/2015 10:24:08 AM JF Aus, I doubt if the politics of the ABC will ever change as it is in its DNA. Let me te.....
» 17/09/2015 11:45:22 PM Producer, this article may help to explain most of what I have been saying. http://tinyur.....
» 17/09/2015 2:15:44 PM Producer said; whereas I say money drives the unnecessary and unsustainable use of energy......
» 17/09/2015 10:22:55 AM Well Producer we have to disagree on the relative importance of energy & money. Money is o.....
» 15/09/2015 10:41:51 PM One thing that puzzles me is why the migrants get on boats and cross the sea to Greece fr.....
» 15/09/2015 4:14:13 PM Producer, the economists are arguing about why neither austerity or Quantity Easing, ie mo.....
» 15/09/2015 1:05:19 PM I think you all might not be aware that the Koran tells moslems that any land occupied by .....
» 15/09/2015 12:50:28 PM Ahhh producer I hope you did not miss my point ? It is the Energy Stupid !.....
» 15/09/2015 10:31:19 AM Producer said; Something is happening out there! You are right, there is something happen.....
» 14/09/2015 11:00:20 PM Agnostic, the only reason that an electric car go 500 km is only because it uses a very la.....
» 14/09/2015 4:54:25 PM Well Cheerful, if you replace jews with moslems in your last post you might well be able t.....
» 14/09/2015 4:06:27 PM I have read Corbyn's policy on energy and it is immutable left no holds barred shut down a.....
» 13/09/2015 10:13:29 PM Except it isn't someone else's backyard. The Arabs are the invaders, or hadn't you heard .....
» 12/09/2015 3:35:30 PM JF Aus Actually the religion of both sides demands a theological dictatorship and the mino.....
» 12/09/2015 8:58:21 AM JF Aus do you know if voting is compulsory ? Probably not, as it is not very common. I sus.....
» 11/09/2015 10:55:31 PM I have seen an increasing number of comments recently that it is not realistic to expect I.....
» 11/09/2015 6:15:55 PM Hmmm, well that explains a lot about the ABC !.....
» 11/09/2015 6:06:48 PM Ah yes Loudmouth, the same studio Fox made the moon landing, 2000 a Space Oddessay and 9/.....
» 11/09/2015 12:52:50 PM The sudden upsurge in immigrants arriving may not be as spontaneous as perhaps we thought......
» 10/09/2015 5:16:17 PM Oh Dear, all about the wrong argument again. Go and read the Global Energy Systems paper a.....
» 9/09/2015 11:24:01 PM At last a bit of silver lining in government attitude. No one can advocate that more mosle.....
» 9/09/2015 1:23:22 PM FYI: Heard on radio this morning. There is legislation to be brought into parliament next.....
» 8/09/2015 5:34:45 PM Chrissgaff, not likely to be a resident keylogger. I never enter the Telstra account numbe.....
» 7/09/2015 4:16:33 PM Foxy there are a number of programs that accumulate such web sites but they are always beh.....
» 7/09/2015 12:55:30 PM The first thing that a transaction tax would generate would be barter trading. Only the pr.....
» 7/09/2015 11:14:09 AM Yes Loudmouth, it is a madhouse. What no one seems to have learnt, or perhaps it is too po.....
» 7/09/2015 9:30:52 AM I presume that this crypto program only works on windows. I suggest if you have become a v.....
» 7/09/2015 8:41:54 AM Suzie said: Rehctub, what is it with you? Always the voice of doom! or the voice of reali.....
» 6/09/2015 12:13:44 PM Ahh yes Suzie, it was that question that got Andrew Bolt into such a lot of trouble, that .....
» 4/09/2015 11:08:52 PM There is a crunch coming sooner than many realise. One of the early effects will be a sign.....
» 3/09/2015 3:32:37 PM Of course not Suzie and I do not think Hasbeen was advocating that. Saying that he does so.....
» 3/09/2015 12:34:58 PM Suzie, the war is still going on, what do you think has been happening in France, it is wa.....
» 3/09/2015 8:14:56 AM Suzie said; Would we even want to live in a world where half the world''s population had .....
» 2/09/2015 8:45:30 AM I will leave it to Hasbeen to answer for himself Suzie, but tell me, how many families can.....
» 1/09/2015 11:40:08 PM Warmair, you still did not answer my question as to providing for 3 overcast still days. I.....
» 1/09/2015 10:59:11 PM It will be interesting to see if ASIC finds some reason for it to act when some detail com.....
» 1/09/2015 4:33:06 PM The last few pages have illustrated how to make fools of yourselves......
» 1/09/2015 8:59:50 AM Yes Hasbeen, the mob does not have a clue. If they want enlightenment they should read Jos.....
» 31/08/2015 11:01:05 PM Again a long argument about the wrong argument ! The problem is not global warming it is e.....
» 31/08/2015 5:28:02 PM Does anyone know what doog is talking about ? Anyway the commissioner is staying and alre.....
» 31/08/2015 1:30:44 PM doog said; Bazz is into conspiracies, and now he wants to jail the only party that takes .....
» 31/08/2015 9:16:21 AM Aside from all the hoo haa about the Royal Commissioner one thing seems to have come out o.....
» 31/08/2015 8:44:33 AM I am beginning to wonder if it would not be better for Labour to win the next election. Th.....
» 29/08/2015 10:59:42 PM doog, the reason, and I am sure you know, that the govt debt increase was because Labour .....
» 29/08/2015 4:20:45 PM No doog, the conspiracy crowd do not understand either. It is all a matter of energy, noth.....
» 29/08/2015 2:59:10 PM Rechtub, I see no connection between a republic and the tax system. The company I worked f.....
» 29/08/2015 1:04:12 PM Additions to silly statement lists: Yesterday we saw an attempt at marshal law in Melbourn.....
» 27/08/2015 1:56:23 PM doog, glad to see you now understand what I said. I once worked for a computer company th.....
» 26/08/2015 11:20:35 PM doog, I Just explained it to you. The ships do not go to Singapore, just the money does. .....
» 26/08/2015 4:56:11 PM doog, no I am not confusing it with the mining tax. I am talking about the income from the.....
» 26/08/2015 11:17:02 AM Things do seem to be changing. Hockey has put Tax Dept accountants into suspect companies .....
» 25/08/2015 10:02:46 AM Foxy, yes indeed. It is interesting, it seems the faceless men are no longer faceless men .....
» 24/08/2015 11:02:14 PM Well Foxy if the commissioner does change it won't make much difference. All the research .....
» 24/08/2015 3:17:58 PM Err Foxy, I did not mean the abuse on here, I meant the abuse in parliament, in door stops.....
» 23/08/2015 11:42:12 PM Foxy I don't doubt some would have complained even if he had declined. However I suspect .....
» 23/08/2015 6:25:34 PM Warmair, whatever the alternative supply is it has to produce at least three times the pow.....
» 23/08/2015 6:05:05 PM Foxy, the judge is between a rock & a hard place. If he stands down the mob will cry ".....
» 23/08/2015 3:44:43 PM Foxy why does clutching and straws come to mind ?.....
» 23/08/2015 2:58:31 PM The upshot of all this is that the unions have had some weeks of being under Dyson's exami.....
» 23/08/2015 12:12:09 PM from 3pm to 8pm (winter) in most Australian latitudes they need to Arrrggghhh I should hav.....
» 23/08/2015 11:54:12 AM doog: Re Jackson, no one realised that there might be allegations in the future. It is un.....
» 23/08/2015 11:11:59 AM Chereful said; The problem of climate change is already in the early stages of being solve.....
» 23/08/2015 10:18:23 AM Whew, dood you really need to relax a bit. I would imagine that the talk would have been a.....
» 22/08/2015 4:56:00 PM Doog, I do not think it will matter if another judge is appointed, he will be attacked if .....
» 22/08/2015 12:49:59 PM When it turns out the heroines of the union movement also have feet of clay then I think t.....
» 21/08/2015 2:09:48 PM If Dyson stands down, where are they going to find a suitable legal man who has never spok.....
» 21/08/2015 1:52:59 PM Poirot, I don't know why you bother writing such long posts. I think everyone knows what y.....
» 19/08/2015 8:49:24 AM SM; I have been reading about Germany's problem with excess generation with wind & solar. .....
» 17/08/2015 10:59:55 PM Still wasting time and effort when it does not matter whether it is true or not !.....
» 17/08/2015 8:58:23 AM Does it matter if global warming is true or not ? We must leave oil before oil leaves us......
» 15/08/2015 9:28:58 AM Bit more; Wayne Swan was never one to keep anything quiet that he thought would make good .....
» 15/08/2015 9:16:30 AM Yes I agree SM with most of what you said and that Australian banks are in good shape. Nev.....
» 14/08/2015 3:30:57 PM SM, maybe, Well I have read the most of the documents including the rules for siezure. Any.....
» 14/08/2015 11:00:38 AM SM, I can understand the confidentiality in the current trade negotiations but the IMF/G20.....
» 13/08/2015 5:05:17 PM Please note that the report linked did not tell the whole story. The offenders were member.....
» 13/08/2015 4:40:28 PM Actually SM each hydro needs two large storages, one above the generator and one below it,.....
» 13/08/2015 1:42:48 PM SM, I usually agree with you but Wayne Swan & Joe Hockey have not really been forthcoming .....
» 12/08/2015 11:45:12 PM Indeed Luciferase, batteries have a worse loss than generator -> motor losses. They alw.....
» 12/08/2015 6:23:13 PM Warmair, right on que Gail Tvberg publishes an article on the subject of our discussion. .....
» 12/08/2015 3:44:27 PM Ponder said; excepting our aboriginal brothers. Hey they are from the second wave of migr.....
» 12/08/2015 3:16:20 PM There is a problem with hydro in Australia in that it rquires lots and lots of bulldozer w.....
» 12/08/2015 2:49:16 PM Hmm, what we have been saying on here is probably an offence under some racial villificati.....
» 12/08/2015 1:47:29 PM OSU, It will take a very traumatic incident to shake the country out of its dreamtime. You.....
» 12/08/2015 1:25:04 PM Agree Shockadelic, while the communists did owe their alliegence to a different political .....
» 12/08/2015 12:04:50 PM There is certainly a coverup going on. Recently the news services, including I think the A.....
» 12/08/2015 11:10:05 AM Further to may last thoughts; The ERoEI of world coal is continuing to fall and will at so.....
» 12/08/2015 11:00:50 AM I think the point is being missed here somehow. Can I simplify my puzzlement. If we build.....
» 11/08/2015 6:33:40 PM Hmmm, the German grid has 60% renewables, hmmm what do they do when the sun goes down on a.....
» 11/08/2015 10:48:56 AM Quote: Thirdly, network stability can also be achieved through demand management. Hmm, Ot.....
» 10/08/2015 11:07:11 AM The volatility in oil prices was predicted by Colin Campbell, Kenneth Deffreyes and other.....
» 10/08/2015 9:24:39 AM Interesting, despite all the "I hate Abbott" comment we have seen over the years.....
» 4/08/2015 4:24:32 PM Steve; There are very significant problems with the intermittancy and variability of wind .....
» 4/08/2015 4:03:01 PM Warm Air; I do not think the electric tractors are totally impractical. Difficult I agree,.....
» 4/08/2015 3:38:25 PM Foxy, many place their hopes on technological developments. The problem is that those deve.....
» 4/08/2015 12:02:52 PM SM, nothing gets done without expending energy. Energy is getting more expensive and growt.....
» 4/08/2015 10:11:03 AM Well Warmair, I hope you are right, it would give me a warm feeling for the future. Howeve.....
» 3/08/2015 4:48:02 PM Basic principle: It does not matter whether AGW is true or not ! Foxy said; As far as eco.....
» 3/08/2015 4:11:54 PM Thanks SM. One vital factor no one has mentioned on here is that global trade will be redu.....
» 3/08/2015 9:03:54 AM Foxy, predictions are very difficult especially about the future. However I will have a go.....
» 3/08/2015 8:35:55 AM SM a couple of questions; Does the right of foreign corporations to sue the Australian gov.....
» 29/07/2015 11:34:47 AM Foxy, you comments re the "moderate" moslems would I think cause much outcry by .....
» 29/07/2015 11:17:57 AM JF Aus, like a number of people on here you have misunderstood what the discussion is abou.....
» 28/07/2015 10:57:58 AM SM, some of the boats were seaworthy, it is just that when the navy turns up they scuttle .....
» 27/07/2015 11:01:13 PM Tas, it was Origin that pulled out of that project. The only problem I could find out was .....
» 27/07/2015 6:01:57 PM Foxy, the problem is that there are no viable renewables in sight. At the next election we.....
» 27/07/2015 5:40:16 PM Indeed Lamp, I agree but time is not on our side so we do not need to waste money on alrea.....
» 27/07/2015 5:10:11 PM I am not really in a good position to make much comment on Sth Aus but there is one subjec.....
» 27/07/2015 4:57:00 PM The terrorism we see is just a continuation of the war that has been conducted against non.....
» 27/07/2015 2:04:06 PM Yes Foxy renewables would be ideal but we should not waste resources on known failures. Au.....
» 27/07/2015 1:41:55 PM I have just read through the depressing comments in this thread. No one seems to be aware .....
» 27/07/2015 1:15:22 PM Foxy, you said to SM; The phrase - "If it ain't broke, don't fix it," does not a.....
» 27/07/2015 12:11:00 PM As I have said before but it appaears no one is listening. It is due to the low Energy Ret.....
» 26/07/2015 11:34:20 PM Here we go again; "reflect the continents 'place' in Asia " Now those with geog.....
» 24/07/2015 9:39:00 AM Steve101, There have always been plenty of "indicators" for corrections, crashe.....
» 23/07/2015 9:49:23 AM Paul, I do not pretend to know what the best way to raise revenue is for the whole econom.....
» 22/07/2015 4:30:45 PM It is confusing trying to work out whos who in the zoo of the left. It seems the left gree.....
» 21/07/2015 11:08:01 PM Just looked up Quisling on wikipeadia; Quisling was the Norwegian Labour Party PM who serv.....
» 21/07/2015 11:00:57 PM There is a political party being formed that opposes Moslem migration. Trying to remember .....
» 21/07/2015 4:16:27 PM I suspect that you know the answer; A big fat 0 ! I don't mind that they do not allow ch.....
» 21/07/2015 2:23:15 PM Foxy & Poirot in particular need to pay a lot more attention to what is happening in Franc.....
» 21/07/2015 2:07:54 PM Saudi Arabia......
» 21/07/2015 2:02:05 PM Sorry to be a wet blanket, but we are only at the start of this tax and spending crisis. C.....
» 21/07/2015 10:24:06 AM Pericles, Have a look to see what has happened to the "useful idiots" in the Mi.....
» 20/07/2015 11:07:33 PM Of course it is, and the difference is in the loss & efficiency of the machine. The point .....
» 20/07/2015 9:47:56 AM Well after all that, the next day they were in Tehran chanting away; Death to America, De.....
» 20/07/2015 8:52:13 AM OTB said; The problem for the LNP is that they have long forgotten how to listen and talk .....
» 20/07/2015 7:48:39 AM Aiden, I thought that was what you meant, but <1 is far lower that I find feasible I wa.....
» 19/07/2015 10:49:53 PM Aiden; And of course the EROEI measure ignores energy consumed. To what energy consumed a.....
» 19/07/2015 1:39:00 PM It seems to me that everyone is searching for a new form of warfare. The last century one .....
» 18/07/2015 10:34:07 PM Aiden, There are a number of papers on this, but here is one link I kept on the subject. .....
» 18/07/2015 9:54:46 PM Doesn't matter, as I said; Anyway, the real problem is the servers at the remote end. All.....
» 18/07/2015 3:35:29 PM Aiden, we discussed tis previously. The curve rolls over so far that below 7 it is almost .....
» 18/07/2015 12:52:31 PM Doog said; You can't have something for nothing. What you are saying about energy used fo.....
» 18/07/2015 11:20:17 AM Dear me doog, you are indeed rusted on. My reference to little green bottles is a song Lit.....
» 18/07/2015 10:15:01 AM doog, we all know why that extra $B is there so it is pointless you blaming Hockey for it......
» 17/07/2015 11:00:20 PM It is all very sad. The Labour Party is being driven by the greens into a stance further .....
» 16/07/2015 9:33:43 AM How many will be too many ? Europe is becoming one big tramp camp. It will not be possible.....
» 15/07/2015 6:03:29 PM As Margaret Thatcher said, socalism is fine until you run out of other people's money. Ho.....
» 15/07/2015 3:58:15 PM Here is a thought; As the banks are already broke and most Greeks have low savings even a .....
» 13/07/2015 4:23:22 PM Gawd, what a lot of wordy waffle ! If this is the Labour Party in discussion no wonder the.....
» 13/07/2015 2:59:33 PM Did Greece spend more than it earned ? Did Greece borrow the money to cover the difference.....
» 12/07/2015 10:59:32 PM Things are a changing ! I notice recently a number of economists are at last understanding.....
» 10/07/2015 1:21:42 PM No JayB, it is the popular vote by all that generates the power centre. In a crisis, real .....
» 10/07/2015 10:53:33 AM The BIG problem in voting for a President is that you get a POLITICIAN ! Not just any po.....
» 9/07/2015 11:52:11 PM w, come on JB, that would let the government word it how they liked !.....
» 9/07/2015 11:48:14 PM SM, there is no point in arguing with a computer. It just complies with the program algori.....
» 9/07/2015 5:39:49 PM The reason referendums fail is because politicians get ahead of the population and their .....
» 9/07/2015 3:47:19 PM I had previously heard of a pre-Koorie "invasion" but knew no details. I had pre.....
» 8/07/2015 11:04:35 PM Tony, the silence was because Mallah went a bridge too far......
» 8/07/2015 10:46:12 PM Yes on the beach, there is little doubt the audience is stacked, it is consistently lefti.....
» 8/07/2015 2:35:11 PM Foxy, I think you will find that there are two inquiries. The ABC inquiry, which Poirot pr.....
» 8/07/2015 11:01:30 AM For goodness sakes Foxy, the ABC board is having an enquiry into the incident and during t.....
» 8/07/2015 10:31:00 AM What is the panic about, the ban is only for a short period. Talk about knickers in a twis.....
» 7/07/2015 5:00:23 PM Japan was silly to locate its nuclear stations on the East Coast close to the Pacific and .....
» 6/07/2015 4:19:33 PM Yes, that's right, Goldman Sachs helped Greece fiddle the books so that Greece could get i.....
» 6/07/2015 8:37:26 AM No need to worry, it will all collapse in a heap when the internet drops dead. Whats that.....
» 3/07/2015 5:42:17 PM Yuyutsu, are there any references in Jewish histories to the attacks on Jewish towns/vill.....
» 3/07/2015 5:06:03 PM This quote actually draws attention to a fundamental problem; "for Muslims to enslav.....
» 1/07/2015 4:02:10 PM Peter said in relation to eroei; I suspect the declining investment in wind and solar in E.....
» 1/07/2015 3:53:29 PM I am reading Warmair & Peter's posts and I am struggling to get a grip on it all. Warmair.....
» 29/06/2015 8:41:58 PM Curmudgeon, I saw a figure just for the Nissan Leaf and it was over 100,000. In Norway it.....
» 29/06/2015 3:24:41 PM The debate is irrelevant here in Australia. As one who placed an order for a Nissan Leaf a.....
» 24/06/2015 11:30:58 PM Peter, I have just finished reading those links. I had previously read and used the first .....
» 24/06/2015 10:29:22 AM Thanks Peter for the links......
» 23/06/2015 11:52:04 PM ttbn, ah yes I always re read my posts several times, but I missed that. He was in charge .....
» 23/06/2015 11:28:22 PM Moose, There is a good reason why the banks are in a different position. They are holding.....
» 23/06/2015 6:22:08 PM It appears from reports I have read that wind farms in Spain are a dismal failure. Now tha.....
» 23/06/2015 4:47:39 PM Foxy said; is the lack of high-capacity electricity transmission lines where they are need.....
» 23/06/2015 4:34:34 PM Tony Lavis, A deceased friend of mine was at a conference at the Atomic Energy Commission.....
» 23/06/2015 4:23:41 PM Foxy, You can stop worrying about nuclear power as we have missed the boat and we will ne.....
» 23/06/2015 3:58:01 PM Foxy, I think approval of adoptions is done by Community Services Dept. Considering the wa.....
» 22/06/2015 11:50:37 PM Governments all seem to be struggling to balance their budgets. They just do not seem to b.....
» 21/06/2015 11:03:03 PM Well Tony I am not a scientist just someone who understands the possible implications of s.....
» 21/06/2015 6:58:18 PM Warmair, It does seem unlikely that low frequency sound could cause any sickness, but I h.....
» 18/06/2015 2:21:15 PM Reading between the lines, a dodgy activity at any time, it would seem to me that the smug.....
» 18/06/2015 9:06:24 AM Toni, their increasing numbers and the pressure that brings is step by step making changes.....
» 18/06/2015 8:55:32 AM Indeed Lego the cabinet room revolt against the PM was itself a very healthy sign. It plea.....
» 17/06/2015 7:08:21 PM Senator, It might be worthwhile asking someone to examine the waveshape of the ultrasound.....
» 17/06/2015 6:48:15 PM The author said; What we are witnessing is a reconfiguring of the Muslim migrant not only.....
» 17/06/2015 6:19:40 PM There is a simple but unpalitable way around this dilemma. First recognise Islamic State, .....
» 16/06/2015 4:03:16 PM Susie, I don't think anyone would be keen to sup with the devil. However if it has saved A.....
» 16/06/2015 12:58:50 PM Foxy, I read the link you gave but I can't see how it would cover a boat acting illegally .....
» 16/06/2015 8:48:08 AM Foxy & Susie, Perhaps you did not read my last post. In it I pointed out that it could no.....
» 15/06/2015 10:53:50 PM Some very silly statements on here. Returning a vessel and its passengers to the port of d.....
» 15/06/2015 4:53:24 PM Phillip S; A lot cheaper than providing one of those orange lifeboats !.....
» 15/06/2015 3:10:15 PM Paul said; Jay, your sub contracting theory, I don't buy that one, at all. On the news to.....
» 15/06/2015 2:39:42 PM The multistorey blocks are laying up a problem for the future. The current policy of the g.....
» 15/06/2015 2:13:59 PM Did anyone notice the smuggled coming ashore from a commercial ferry ? Was it the operator.....
» 15/06/2015 12:16:19 PM It is true that houses cost more times annual wage today than pre the 1980s. The reason is.....
» 15/06/2015 11:57:46 AM Paul, don't be so gullible. The children were thrown overboard, I saw the video of them in.....
» 12/06/2015 10:23:43 PM So how do you know what I know about this matter ?.....
» 12/06/2015 6:09:25 PM The certificate is there to protect the normal worker from exploitation and to enable the .....
» 12/06/2015 4:49:43 PM Ooaahhh, seems I touched a sore point with AJ Philips, I think UNCLEAN UNCLEAN does indee.....
» 12/06/2015 4:27:11 PM You do not seem to be aware that if a disability pensioner is to work in a supported job o.....
» 11/06/2015 11:43:35 PM Spot on Aussieboy ! All we need is for the politicians to listen. They have told at a nu.....
» 11/06/2015 11:19:23 PM I have a question, it seems to me that the freer standards that we see these days has led.....
» 11/06/2015 3:16:59 PM Kevlar coated with thin copper to avoid being seen by radar ? Surely a sheet of copper wou.....
» 11/06/2015 2:47:51 PM Lamp; could you have made a complaint of improper dismissil ?.....
» 9/06/2015 4:09:14 PM So what does the magnetron look like? Not much different to the xray valve except they hav.....
» 9/06/2015 3:00:25 PM Yes there is a clause which allows Moslems to make a treaty or agreement with non-moslems.....
» 9/06/2015 2:17:15 PM It is very valient of everyone to try and restore sanity to the madhouse. Isn't it time to.....
» 8/06/2015 11:36:15 PM Magnetrons were first invented for radar and yes I know, I have changed a few in microwave.....
» 8/06/2015 10:27:41 PM Rhostry, not to worry about the magnetron, minor detail anyway. We are not searching for .....
» 8/06/2015 5:02:31 PM A Magnetron is a type of high power UHF & microwave amplifier valve used mostly in radar .....
» 7/06/2015 10:10:49 PM Ahhh yes Foxy, that would be the just the job. Trouble is we would have to support them. N.....
» 7/06/2015 6:09:47 PM Definately ! If the government recognised ISAS then anyone fighting for them or supporting.....
» 5/06/2015 5:04:59 PM Loudmouth said; Dual citizens, presumably those who are citizens of another country befor.....
» 31/05/2015 12:29:24 PM Are you being facetious ? I can assure you it is no matter for sarcasm, it is a very serio.....
» 31/05/2015 11:52:51 AM Craig; Oh that it was so simple. Unfortunately when you are dealing with a tribe of geneti.....
» 31/05/2015 10:11:28 AM Rhosty appeares to not be aware that there are people walking around reading the credit ca.....
» 30/05/2015 8:17:23 AM Susie said; are using this supposed threat to Australia as a smokescreen to keep the hea.....
» 29/05/2015 5:09:42 PM The children should be placed with their grandparents. They should go to a public school. .....
» 28/05/2015 1:48:46 PM I think we can all see the point that Susieonline is making re innocent until proven guilt.....
» 26/05/2015 2:40:27 PM Multiculturism sounded good when Malcolm Fraser said it and early in the piece it seemed t.....
» 21/05/2015 3:06:13 PM OTB Said; (and through family reunion bring in their claimed relatives to sit back as well.....
» 20/05/2015 11:08:45 PM Pathetic Paul. I am sure if was just a show some soldier who was also there would have so.....
» 20/05/2015 10:52:27 AM Paul 1405 I don't think putting down someone does your opinion any good at all. He was at .....
» 20/05/2015 10:36:56 AM Well Foxy, we all know the difficulties of deciding who deserves protection and who doesn'.....
» 19/05/2015 5:07:35 PM Harry did two periods in Afghanistan, no first class wining & dining there......
» 19/05/2015 12:00:02 PM The Australian policy of returning the boats to their point of departure obviously works......
» 18/05/2015 2:03:28 PM I am afraid that Robert is right. The problem is unsolvable. Water, food and energy declin.....
» 18/05/2015 12:56:20 PM Susie said; Bazz, I think I have made my position crystal clear. The day we ignore the pro.....
» 18/05/2015 12:32:41 PM Conservative Hippy; I think the problem with the rights of New Zealanders is tied to the .....
» 18/05/2015 11:00:29 AM Poirot quoted a European spokeswoman; She said "the European Union applies the princi.....
» 18/05/2015 10:13:54 AM Get a grip everyone. The massive illegal migration movement is just getting underway. Egyp.....
» 12/05/2015 11:06:20 PM Robert, my comment about Iran not being Arab was just to point out that being Persians the.....
» 12/05/2015 4:10:33 PM Democracy and Islam ? Surely they are contradictory ? Human rights are a fundamental part .....
» 10/05/2015 10:55:31 PM Aiden, I think I see the point you are making; The energy required to be sold to pay the b.....
» 9/05/2015 6:37:31 PM Aiden, I would expect the vehicle in question would be equipped with ladders, toolbox, i.....
» 9/05/2015 8:51:30 AM Aiden, I have read your comment and I can see the argument you are making. The boundaries .....
» 8/05/2015 4:02:22 PM I don't know why you call them horrors, the Leaf is a very nice car. In the US the last I .....
» 8/05/2015 1:11:12 PM Spindoc & Poirot are having an argument about subsidies. That is the wrong argument. Make .....
» 8/05/2015 10:44:59 AM Robert, your comment starting; I don't think there is a credible case to deny the CIA role.....
» 8/05/2015 9:05:16 AM I did read it all. The main objections are the boundaries. I just do not see how you can i.....
» 7/05/2015 11:39:21 PM Tony 123, sorry to prick one part of your bubble. The problem with Egypt has nothing to do.....
» 7/05/2015 11:25:57 PM Hasbeen, I had a drive for an hour of a Nissan Leaf and there is at least one of your poin.....
» 7/05/2015 4:23:52 PM I think Aiden that you had better read this. http://energyskeptic.com/2015/tilting-at-win.....
» 7/05/2015 1:23:47 PM Robert, I think the mantra that all the trouble in and from the middle east is due to west.....
» 7/05/2015 9:32:06 AM Roberts link to the Egypt before Nasser shows not the influence of Islam but the influence.....
» 6/05/2015 1:26:43 PM Thinkabit, I would not dispute your figures, however the increase in the price of oil is .....
» 6/05/2015 9:48:55 AM An explanation, that US growth rate is what the yearly rate will be if it continues as is......
» 6/05/2015 9:32:02 AM The problem of understanding what is happening to our economy as well as that of most othe.....
» 5/05/2015 9:30:08 PM Suzie OL, I have not heard anyone on here say the woman is to blame for rape ! The proble.....
» 5/05/2015 2:44:52 PM Jay said; they ally themselves with Muslims is because for the moment it's possible to ma.....
» 5/05/2015 7:42:11 AM In any case he refused an instruction to remove the offending comments. You just cannot de.....
» 4/05/2015 5:26:03 PM Foxy I have read in several places that the life style, there's that phrase again, in the.....
» 4/05/2015 4:47:09 PM All this is not new. Countries ouside the Middle East have been suffering the predations o.....
» 4/05/2015 11:31:26 AM Quite problem isn't it ! It is really part of the transition to a new energy regime. Unles.....
» 4/05/2015 10:54:07 AM Name a country where Islamic immigration has worked without bloodshed and large scale crim.....
» 4/05/2015 10:12:52 AM Was it not true that SBS did not sack him for what he wrote, but for refusing to delete th.....
» 4/05/2015 9:48:53 AM Foxy, trying to calm the argument ? Yes, a major change to the way we run our economies is.....
» 30/04/2015 11:07:46 PM Yes Loudmouth, in a number of generations almost everyone will have some DNA. Are the tren.....
» 30/04/2015 5:00:49 PM Careful Banjo asking about what is an aboriginal, Andrew Bolt got dragged into court for r.....
» 28/04/2015 6:28:09 PM 579, the cost of oil was too high for the economy at over $100 a barrel. The US economy wa.....
» 27/04/2015 2:18:51 PM Goldielocks is dead ! What Michael says is basically correct. The cause of the slump is t.....
» 23/04/2015 5:35:17 PM Never mind Poirot, it is an oldie but a good one. It is an annual event and it gets to the.....
» 23/04/2015 2:14:53 PM Piorot, are you a candidate for this years Turing prize ?.....
» 23/04/2015 8:31:55 AM Paul, I would be careful about calling Pauline Hanson a criminal. She was found to be not .....
» 22/04/2015 5:00:35 PM Again; Prove it ! Ratepayers may be able to sue councils for damages if the sea rise is n.....
» 22/04/2015 2:58:55 PM In a word; Prove it !.....
» 18/04/2015 6:59:37 PM No need for all this wordy argument. Just observe Britain and France. That is all you nee.....
» 18/04/2015 1:39:19 PM Oh Dear oh Dear, when will they learn ? David Leyonhjelm is a politician and they always t.....
» 16/04/2015 11:13:59 PM Water of course is a real priority, but taking it back from the farmers did not seem a ve.....
» 16/04/2015 6:20:48 PM Relax Armchair, it doesn't matter whether global warming is true or not. We have a much mo.....
» 14/04/2015 12:51:21 PM Yes indeed, well there is so much of that about that it is obvious......
» 14/04/2015 11:57:16 AM The upshot is we have no available system that using solar and wind plus the magic box tha.....
» 14/04/2015 8:49:37 AM Aiden, that was what I suggested, Qld & NSW time are the same, midday sun time is in weste.....
» 13/04/2015 6:00:02 PM Cobber, if SA adopted aestime they would only move to about 15 minutes sun time ahead as K.....
» 13/04/2015 4:49:59 PM Actually, it might well be to our advantage to have a hiatus in gas production at present......
» 12/04/2015 7:11:49 PM This push to shut down coal & oil prematurely is very dangerous. The need to build an alte.....
» 9/04/2015 8:55:21 AM Joe said; complain about any other ethnic group taking back their country. That is the cr.....
» 8/04/2015 1:19:29 PM Hmm AC, I watched that video and it was very interesting. I noted that he said they are co.....
» 7/04/2015 10:00:55 PM Agreed Loudmouth, Here is an illustration of where Islam gets itself stuck in the Middle .....
» 7/04/2015 10:03:16 AM Well Runner I think that is what I meant. It will force people to remove the blinkers and .....
» 7/04/2015 9:07:17 AM Yes Rehctub, but the car and boat is taken into account in the asset test. Best buy them a.....
» 7/04/2015 8:41:10 AM Our whole attitude to Islam will be set by what happens over the next few years. It may b.....
» 6/04/2015 11:02:19 PM Armchair Critic said; And when they say they are only collecting metadata.. They're lying......
» 6/04/2015 4:15:17 PM Very much to the point Lego. The illustration of Egypt that I gave a few pages back shows .....
» 5/04/2015 10:53:35 PM Hmmm, taking a Bex and have a good lie down for some comes to mind......
» 5/04/2015 10:43:38 PM Oh conservative hippy you got that one wrong. First, the Arabs did do some very good work.....
» 5/04/2015 1:16:56 PM Whoops I said; Egypt has to get rid of 25M people somehow. I should have said; Egypt has .....
» 5/04/2015 12:54:29 PM Loudmouth & Joe, An interesting vision of the future for Islam in the Middle East is Egypt.....
» 4/04/2015 3:53:32 PM Yes, Yebiga, the moslems are employed in the abattoirs because if they do not employ them .....
» 4/04/2015 3:03:55 PM In past years car computers and even turn blinkers were susceptible to radio frequency int.....
» 4/04/2015 2:03:55 PM Has no one thought that maybe the US is deliberately mixing their support to set them at e.....
» 1/04/2015 8:27:58 PM The problem is rogindon, that to do so would mean denying the Koran and they would be decl.....
» 1/04/2015 8:06:47 PM What would Jesus have said about his name being associated with the Koran ? I do not think.....
» 1/04/2015 4:20:21 PM How does a therapist handle someone who has been told that on the orders of Allah they are.....
» 31/03/2015 5:51:29 PM Has everyone forgotten that the Jews were there first, a thousand years and more earlier t.....
» 31/03/2015 5:01:28 PM Then there are the phone calls that when answered there is no one there. Wait a little and.....
» 31/03/2015 1:37:25 PM Craig, NEVER call the bank back, even by phone using a number in the email. Look up their .....
» 31/03/2015 7:09:33 AM Jayb, I think he has gone. The questions are probably too embarrassing. We are not suppos.....
» 28/03/2015 10:50:07 AM Aiden, no synthetic fuel yet developed has a sustainable eroei. In the US it is law to use.....
» 28/03/2015 7:54:21 AM Aiden, OK you were referring to Federal. In NSW the Liberals are making a lot of noise ab.....
» 28/03/2015 7:30:49 AM Iftikhar said; The West has never been at ease with Islam since the Crusades. Quite corre.....
» 28/03/2015 7:15:10 AM There is a technical reason that VFTs cannot use existing track. It was explained by some.....
» 27/03/2015 10:02:19 PM OTB, Aiden is out of touch with reality. All the motorways have either failed or are faili.....
» 27/03/2015 9:29:32 PM Josephus, it is a behaviour problem. They have been marrying their cousins for generation.....
» 27/03/2015 12:51:50 PM Aiden said: But unlike the Liberals I want good infrastructure to support it. Ahh well, b.....
» 27/03/2015 12:39:17 PM The problem with road infrastructure is that it has something like 30 year period before b.....
» 27/03/2015 11:27:46 AM Iftikhar said : When a Muslim goes there he is called a terrorist. I wonder why ?.....
» 27/03/2015 7:21:35 AM Foxy said: People are more concerned on what he is (and does) as a Prime Minister Really,.....
» 26/03/2015 1:33:41 PM Foxy, use tinyurl.com when you have long urls......
» 26/03/2015 7:34:37 AM Indeed Geoff. I just listened to an advert on oilprice.com. I thought it was a oil industr.....
» 25/03/2015 10:21:34 PM I read another article in this vein recently. A lot of the financing has used products lik.....
» 25/03/2015 9:45:01 PM Foxy, I have for many years read how the Americans were supposed to have invented the dig.....
» 25/03/2015 9:05:56 PM Foxy, Alan Turing was the Cambridge mathematician that invented the concept of the stored .....
» 25/03/2015 3:35:03 PM Interesting Foxy, you blame Tony Abbott for not doing things the Senate blocks. Hmmm. slo.....
» 25/03/2015 9:11:28 AM Bill Shortlen ? Well, nothing really against him, just does not seem to be comfortable in .....
» 23/03/2015 5:49:55 PM 97% of scientists etc etc etc. Turned out not to be true. When studied turned out to be 55.....
» 23/03/2015 4:52:54 PM The US soldier "Chealsey" has been gaoled and I think that no US charge has been.....
» 23/03/2015 3:32:51 PM If you were a public servant approving the adoption of a boy by two "gay" men wo.....
» 23/03/2015 1:41:35 PM Isn't it inevitable that in time of war that freedoms have to be diluted to some extent ? .....
» 20/03/2015 10:12:51 PM Here is a straw in the wind; Someone in the financial world has warned that interest rates.....
» 18/03/2015 3:45:50 PM Aiden, The insurance costs and council rates do have to be taken into account, just as the.....
» 17/03/2015 2:02:30 PM Tomw, batteries do not produce power as I am sure you know. It is just that there are firs.....
» 17/03/2015 10:17:22 AM Luciferase said; Meanwhile, world energy demand won't stand still: Well actually it will.....
» 15/03/2015 2:10:44 PM OK Peter, what you advocate is the best way to go ahead, there is I hope no catch 22 in ou.....
» 15/03/2015 7:41:06 AM Peter said; 2. I am not convinced of the immediate problem with running out of fossil fue.....
» 14/03/2015 10:26:43 AM Peter, I agree that your reasoning is correct, but--- I would like to reserve our coal whi.....
» 13/03/2015 3:16:10 PM Ha Ha yes Hasbeen, I really do think we are going to need some magicians. What you warn o.....
» 13/03/2015 9:33:26 AM The more that people can be educated that it has been established that solar and wind can.....
» 12/03/2015 9:59:06 PM Peter, surely it is now reaching the point that any CO2 factor in the consideration of the.....
» 12/03/2015 6:38:08 PM This discussion has come right to the knub of the whole alternative energy systems. Peter.....
» 12/03/2015 5:34:08 PM Nicolas's article certainly reflects the popular expectations, ie a return to higher price.....
» 12/03/2015 4:55:26 PM The complainers about Tony's laying it out as it is had better shut up. It is going to get.....
» 12/03/2015 12:51:15 PM The UN Human Rights committee is an ongoing joke. The last time I remember them having a g.....
» 12/03/2015 12:25:47 PM I think the people who are jumping up & down about what Abbott said have no idea what they.....
» 11/03/2015 3:13:22 PM A Labour government did remove Neg Gearing many years back but there was a rush to sell in.....
» 11/03/2015 9:28:08 AM You are all waffling around the problem of affordable housing. I have told you several tim.....
» 10/03/2015 11:58:16 AM Arjay; because the CEC sent letters to every politician about the evidence for bail in. .....
» 9/03/2015 1:48:57 PM Foxy, would that be Jell Park ?.....
» 9/03/2015 1:36:28 PM Have the Greens abandoned their policy of no coal fired power stations ? Is their belief t.....
» 9/03/2015 1:14:50 PM As a result of an enquirer to my MHR I have been assured that "Bail In" is not h.....
» 9/03/2015 12:46:44 PM I can't be bothered to read all the waffle on this thread. At some time in the future the .....
» 9/03/2015 12:33:24 PM It is pleasing to hear that the Brits are waking up to the threat. The war was declared 14.....
» 9/03/2015 11:59:21 AM I wonder if there are implications with Chinese government companies buying large farming .....
» 9/03/2015 10:26:04 AM Foxy is right, it could have been anybody. There is chaos in Russia at present. Robert sai.....
» 9/03/2015 10:10:49 AM Well Foxy, everything you said is true and is still true in many places, except even in th.....
» 6/03/2015 4:47:55 PM For those of you who think the oil companies are rolling in it I suggest you read this. Th.....
» 6/03/2015 4:40:26 PM This thread is quite old now but perhaps some of you are still on it. Here is an article .....
» 6/03/2015 4:30:51 PM Here is an article by two researches at Melbourne University. It is quite long but detaile.....
» 4/03/2015 7:58:11 PM The blame argument has got out of kilter. What on earth would you expect Israel to do when.....
» 2/03/2015 3:52:59 PM Careful everyone, Andrew Bolt found himself jerked into court for less that what I have se.....
» 2/03/2015 3:45:08 PM Elect a President and you get a politician ! Having done that, executive or non-Executive.....
» 2/03/2015 3:24:36 PM The articles author is basically correct. There is a famous graph that shows oil discovery.....
» 2/03/2015 2:53:19 PM The opinion seems to be that the price will start rising later this year as tight oil pro.....
» 2/03/2015 2:16:37 PM The volatility of oil prices was predicted by Campbell, Laherre and Deffreyes for about 20.....
» 1/03/2015 7:56:14 AM Yuyutsu said; What you say here, unashamedly, is that you attempt to rule others, includin.....
» 28/02/2015 9:22:00 PM Put your hand on your heart; Can you say that multiculturalism is a success ?.....
» 27/02/2015 9:49:52 PM Yuyutsu, Hmmm are you sure you have recovered from your head operation ? Bit illogical the.....
» 26/02/2015 12:14:22 PM Actually I think the Libs were clever this time. If they had not jumpted on Prof Triggs an.....
» 25/02/2015 9:26:57 AM Everything the author points up against the economics of the projects completely misses th.....
» 24/02/2015 3:27:24 PM I think Cobber is a bit confused. You do not have to be a climate scientist to dispute the.....
» 24/02/2015 10:32:42 AM WTF?; The actual readings are not academic; They are used to set insurance risks and the c.....
» 23/02/2015 9:21:11 AM Poirot; vast majority of other climate scientists Really that was last years joke !.....
» 23/02/2015 8:18:44 AM Don't be silly Poirot, there have been others pointing out that the BOMs rating of the cyc.....
» 14/02/2015 10:29:23 PM What I remember of the Bil Al gang from Lakemba, the way they started with finding girls t.....
» 14/02/2015 10:57:56 AM Foxy, that article demonstrates my point. Not ONCE did it mention that the whole sorry mes.....
» 13/02/2015 9:45:36 PM Don't lets get diverted. The authorities did not act because they were afraid of generatin.....
» 12/02/2015 8:39:48 PM Mikk, before you can fix a problem you have the acknowledge the source of the problem. The.....
» 12/02/2015 12:57:17 PM Foxy, you ALWAYS avoid calling a spade a spade. No matter what the discussion is about you.....
» 10/02/2015 2:30:11 PM Aiden asked; <<The information I have read is only weeks old.>> Then where is .....
» 9/02/2015 3:45:12 PM Foxy this time; He appears to be hell-bent on destroying the Liberal Party. At least she .....
» 9/02/2015 1:54:56 PM 579: He now knows his position is untenable. See, how does he know what Abbott knows ? I .....
» 9/02/2015 1:09:34 PM from 579 The community are clambering for a change, and hopefully a govt; that works as a .....
» 9/02/2015 1:02:20 PM Now here is a snippet from Mikk. If they dump him he wont retire or go gracefully. He wil.....
» 9/02/2015 7:46:20 AM Aiden I should have said; It is true that the *overall* eroei falls even further when you .....
» 9/02/2015 7:30:27 AM Aiden; The information I have read is only weeks old. It is true that the eroei falls even.....
» 8/02/2015 5:49:34 PM In Sydney Morning Herald the Greens announce their policy for the state election. They wil.....
» 7/02/2015 4:22:02 PM No, batteries and other storage systems do not work. Solar falls below 1 ERoEI and wind fa.....
» 7/02/2015 1:57:28 PM Aiden said; and instead modify it to accept distributed power sources. But with what wil.....
» 6/02/2015 2:46:42 PM As I said earlier, government should not get into business unless it simply cannot avoid i.....
» 5/02/2015 9:34:32 PM Aiden, the amount of vibration on European tracks would be quite minor, I think than here .....
» 5/02/2015 1:01:07 PM Aiden; In the longer run they may have to go back to drovers. I notice that in Europe the.....
» 5/02/2015 12:12:41 PM The roadrailers that were used in the UK & US were actually dedicated trains, they did not.....
» 4/02/2015 10:17:02 PM Aiden, when I sit on my local station and watch the freight trains thunder through with a .....
» 4/02/2015 3:18:51 PM 579; the use of rail wheels on road trailers was tried sometime back. They were known as r.....
» 4/02/2015 12:10:33 PM The reason why the railways first were government owned is that there was no way finance c.....
» 4/02/2015 7:45:30 AM No, I think execution is an admission of failure. They should be put to prison work making.....
» 4/02/2015 7:36:41 AM I have always had mixed feelings about privatisation. Certainly I can see the commonsense .....
» 2/02/2015 10:08:26 PM Thanks Rhosty, I will have a look at it tomorrow. Re CNG you said; And we have enough of t.....
» 2/02/2015 10:03:45 PM Thinkabit, I expressed that unclearly, the 4.8% I meant for when the price returns to the.....
» 2/02/2015 9:43:21 PM Oh Sung Wu, Wayne Swan on Q&A tonight made it clear he had not changed his aims and he sti.....
» 2/02/2015 3:34:20 PM Still worrying about the wrong problem !.....
» 2/02/2015 3:26:40 PM Thinkabit: Your arithmetic is interesting. So our fuel cost is 4.8% of GDP. Doesn't sound .....
» 2/02/2015 2:20:13 PM For goodness sake Jardine, use Tiny URL......
» 2/02/2015 10:30:12 AM People are interested because whether they realise it or not the economy is adversely affe.....
» 2/02/2015 10:04:07 AM Even though not all moslems believe the burqua must be worn that is not the point. Conside.....
» 1/02/2015 9:41:39 AM 579, thanks for the update on the Geelong refinery. I had not heard that Shell had sold it.....
» 30/01/2015 3:00:36 PM Hey Piorot, someone else has taken the Turing award, you are acting like you still hold it.....
» 30/01/2015 2:55:19 PM Yes I am aware that on board buying is common except in the situation I suggested countrie.....
» 30/01/2015 1:27:04 PM Aiden, if the energy return is sufficient the amount of energy that has to be input to the.....
» 30/01/2015 12:45:19 PM Oh, yes, get into one of those famous bidding wars at sea ! I would and many others also w.....
» 30/01/2015 12:20:37 PM I forgot; About a week or so after that announcement that last year was the hottest on an .....
» 30/01/2015 12:17:44 PM I will say it again; You are worrying about the wrong problem. Tight oil production is win.....
» 30/01/2015 10:44:02 AM The reason, "I think", the government is going on about the debt is because they.....
» 30/01/2015 10:10:50 AM Gawd, What a storm in a teacup ! Have you ever heard such a rumpus about a not very signi.....
» 28/01/2015 4:35:06 PM OK, T=1/0 Does not calculate, no result.....
» 28/01/2015 2:32:00 PM T = 1/0.....
» 28/01/2015 12:51:44 PM The fourth dimension !.....
» 28/01/2015 12:48:49 PM Hmmm Aiden, I answered your question but it is not here. Try again; It is the oil companie.....
» 28/01/2015 8:47:30 AM My goodness, haven't you heard ? Stephan Hawkins proved God does not exist ! God could not.....
» 27/01/2015 4:00:50 PM Constance said; Catholicism is not a political organisation Well not now as such but it w.....
» 27/01/2015 1:30:00 PM Aiden, No Berman is opposed to the US exporting crude. It is obviously a stupid idea when .....
» 27/01/2015 1:24:09 PM Not really Mac, the later chapters are the correct ones and they are the worst. There is n.....
» 27/01/2015 1:20:21 PM Henry VIII was a Protestant, ie he protested against the rule of Rome. I am really fed up.....
» 27/01/2015 12:49:53 PM Oh dear, recognise it for what it is ! It is a war, running under different rules to what .....
» 27/01/2015 12:29:52 PM A simple fact can demolish almost everything in the article and many comments made. The w.....
» 27/01/2015 10:47:28 AM Yes Taswegian, the chickens are coming home to roost. There is even the possibility that t.....
» 27/01/2015 10:25:33 AM I find that the authors comments are spot on. 18c is supposed to relate to race, but even .....
» 26/01/2015 8:26:34 PM Mac, moslems are not free to interpret the Koran as they wish. That is blasphemy and is pu.....
» 25/01/2015 7:44:18 AM Watch it Josephus, you are almost treading on forbidden ground......
» 24/01/2015 2:28:56 PM There is a way to get rid of them even if born here. First just put them on an air force .....
» 24/01/2015 11:00:27 AM Many years back a migrant when I asked why he chose Australia said; "We came here bec.....
» 23/01/2015 1:13:06 PM Well Foxy, I don't know but if a couple of hundred years is not enough what about 1000 yea.....
» 23/01/2015 12:05:00 PM Like many of these opinions that affect aborigines just will not be relevant in a few hund.....
» 23/01/2015 10:51:54 AM Yes Paul, I agree with you. In the future there will be less work booth jobs and more peop.....
» 22/01/2015 10:05:49 PM Computers were going to bring in the paperless world. The immediate effect was to produce .....
» 22/01/2015 6:57:11 PM Yes Constance there was much loss of life as in war but the upshot of it all was parliamen.....
» 22/01/2015 4:50:18 PM Hmmm the extreemists recently decapitated a group of youths who watched a soccer match. Wh.....
» 22/01/2015 4:43:38 PM One of the mines has already got driverless dump trucks. They are monitored from Perth. Th.....
» 22/01/2015 4:28:09 PM If we can avoid the bickering; "We", and I use "We advisedly", spent h.....
» 21/01/2015 5:41:54 PM In Tower Hamlets the Sharia posters were put up and the local council sends council worker.....
» 21/01/2015 9:35:43 AM No Go Areas ? How about Tower Hamlets in London ? They even put signs up warning you are e.....
» 20/01/2015 4:31:46 PM Poirot said: and destabilisation in the 20th/21st centuries....oil! Actually this is inve.....
» 20/01/2015 10:30:55 AM Well Poirot, I guess you are only saying what many Parisians were saying recently......
» 20/01/2015 9:59:36 AM The Gathering Storm. There is to be a rally/protest/recruitment rally whatever at Lakemba .....
» 19/01/2015 10:51:30 PM Jatb no I didn't say they were overseas. Robert I'll read those links tomorrow, want to wa.....
» 19/01/2015 6:22:45 PM Robert In some European countries the Koran is illegal because it advocates the killing o.....
» 19/01/2015 6:10:49 PM Here is the Ch7 item. http://tinyurl.com/m25bup7 Is there any point arguing oh dear they.....
» 19/01/2015 5:31:21 PM Well they told us that they intend to raise an army to introduce Sharia Law in Australia a.....
» 19/01/2015 5:12:03 PM O Sung Wu, I don't think any of us will wake up till we are facing an Australian version o.....
» 19/01/2015 3:35:28 PM 579; and then withdrawing his best solutions. That should be addressed to the opposition.....
» 19/01/2015 1:31:23 PM C 579 Logon: Bazz Password: splat > Well PO happened and the volatility in price is jus.....
» 19/01/2015 11:08:40 AM Poirot, of course it is simplistic. The discussion is at the point of deciding aims. After.....
» 19/01/2015 10:48:26 AM Of course manners start in the home. My sons when they were preschool were expected to say.....
» 19/01/2015 10:32:48 AM God help us ! Reading the plethora of political claptrap here on a serious problem I am at.....
» 19/01/2015 10:01:33 AM Note the tactic by the excusers, "What do you mean by this ?" "What do you .....
» 18/01/2015 10:55:03 PM Thats right Ojnab, European Royalty did it for similar reasons as Arabs do it, ie keep ev.....
» 18/01/2015 9:46:37 PM Jay said; Islam is however an Arab racial supremacist movement and it's Arabic followers .....
» 18/01/2015 10:51:17 AM Well Spindoc the figures you have relayed plus those in my last post makes me wonder what .....
» 17/01/2015 9:46:55 PM Islam is continuing on as it always has done. Just have a read of this link; http://tinyu.....
» 13/01/2015 8:06:56 PM It is a long time back but I do not remember anyone saying the GST would replace income t.....
» 12/01/2015 3:39:55 PM A transaction tax would certainly encourage the cash economy. A lot more uncomfortable mat.....
» 12/01/2015 9:13:20 AM Aiden, that saying of Barnaby Joyce's; Manage your debt or your debt manages you ! Seems .....
» 11/01/2015 10:07:34 PM For goodness sake they prayed like moslems, they spoke like moslems and they murdered like.....
» 11/01/2015 2:34:45 PM Interesting Dicky. I suspect they went off the gold standard because they saw peak gold lo.....
» 11/01/2015 12:06:44 PM Crowie said: It seems to me that the current collapse in oil prices is just a blip which w.....
» 11/01/2015 10:02:06 AM I can predict Arjay's next post. Bricks found in coffins of terrorists......
» 11/01/2015 9:23:49 AM Crowie and others; I have for a long time expected that peak oil would be confirmed with l.....
» 10/01/2015 10:40:07 PM Is Mise, in the UK there has been discussion on banning the Koran because it advocates rac.....
» 10/01/2015 7:43:05 PM OK, now you have all had your go at each other, covering all angles. Now what are we goin.....
» 10/01/2015 12:53:56 PM Arjay, Still maintain it was a setup job ? If so why didn't the brothers just disappear, n.....
» 10/01/2015 10:00:05 AM A little glimmer of hope, a silver lining, but will they or us live to see it come to pass.....
» 9/01/2015 7:57:21 PM Oh come on we are all on the same side. Forget the conspiracy theories, people are being b.....
» 9/01/2015 1:20:07 PM Valley Guy; I just went and read that article to which you gave the link. Did you notice t.....
» 9/01/2015 1:05:52 PM Valley Guy first; Of course it is serious, have you not yet realised that there is not eno.....
» 9/01/2015 12:35:24 PM David f, I think while your reasoning may have a logical path such a path would just lead .....
» 8/01/2015 10:54:42 PM Hasbeen, during the war shale oil was produced at Glen Innes but it ended at war end. The.....
» 8/01/2015 9:24:47 PM Another attack in France, this time one dead a policewoman, and a policeman wounded in a o.....
» 8/01/2015 7:28:26 PM I think a few more people are starting to believe what I have been nagging you all about f.....
» 8/01/2015 6:40:10 PM A French government Intelligence offical said; "We are at war !" A bit late it s.....
» 8/01/2015 7:36:01 AM Arjay said: Since when do bankers have to power to steal your deposits if you don't vote t.....
» 7/01/2015 10:47:58 AM Yes Wobbles how about Sanitarium. Have a look on your Weetbix box. I had a look in the su.....
» 7/01/2015 10:18:15 AM Actually James the demand has fallen off. China is buying less. They have filled their sto.....
» 6/01/2015 5:00:21 PM Not buying selling derivatives. I am buying/selling WTI crude oil delivered at Cushing Okl.....
» 6/01/2015 11:25:48 AM Wobbles, I certainly do not know if the fees are directed to what would be illegal organis.....
» 6/01/2015 11:15:14 AM Arjay, Please Answer my question first......
» 6/01/2015 7:16:00 AM Arjay, how do the central banks stop someone refusing an offered price ? How do central b.....
» 5/01/2015 10:17:57 PM Oh Arjay, I keep advising you to take a Bex and have a nice lie down. But seriously, there.....
» 5/01/2015 6:36:41 PM Poirot was once the labour party computer. Now you have earned the Turing prize. cnt d Dis.....
» 5/01/2015 2:58:17 PM Yuyutsu, I would imagine that if it was an official government to government treaty, contr.....
» 5/01/2015 2:06:29 PM 579, you seem unaware of the massive waste the labour government instituted. You should no.....
» 5/01/2015 12:52:12 PM In a word, no ! Read this; http://tinyurl.com/owenscy.....
» 5/01/2015 12:09:48 PM Well Aiden, it was not me that suggested they would lose the market, it was Sanitarium tha.....
» 5/01/2015 11:55:23 AM Why bother, just ban the Koran, modlems, mosques the lot. Save ourselves a lot of bother, .....
» 5/01/2015 10:55:31 AM Why would the US collude in cutting its own throat ? I am amazed that this article is from.....
» 5/01/2015 10:30:56 AM 579 Of course the implementation and the removal of the carbon tax had no effect. Worrying.....
» 5/01/2015 9:17:20 AM I am confused, if Jordan, the undisputed holder of the west bank ceded it to Israel, that .....
» 5/01/2015 7:50:16 AM What then is the situation where it is not required that the product be labelled, just th.....
» 4/01/2015 3:42:20 PM Aiden, I have just realised that as most Halal certified products are not labelled and San.....
» 4/01/2015 3:28:19 PM Aiden said; But there's no evidence of any coercion. Sanitarium told me that if they did .....
» 4/01/2015 7:16:39 AM Yuyutsu, Well you must have researched it well. It does seemed to have caused a lot of ex.....
» 3/01/2015 6:37:04 PM If I was the food manufacturer I would say, fine I will put your label on. I will work it .....
» 3/01/2015 1:23:07 PM The view of the United Nations is mixed. While not wanting to challenge the view that the .....
» 3/01/2015 10:41:45 AM Here he goes again; He said; But you two sit here and call it 'left-wing bleating'. I nev.....
» 3/01/2015 8:53:24 AM Yuyutsu, I just remembered that the Jews have a custom of having separate kitchens or par.....
» 3/01/2015 8:10:17 AM SteeleRedux but also others do not get it. He blames the "right wingers" etc etc.....
» 2/01/2015 10:09:28 PM OK Foxy, the proper geographical designation for those countries plus Philipines & Austral.....
» 2/01/2015 9:53:25 PM Hmmm Yuyutsu, a bit umm well maybe isn't it ? Surely they originally meant not clean ie di.....
» 2/01/2015 6:56:55 PM Wrong Yuyutsu they say quite specifically it is unclean. They could not even be buried wit.....
» 2/01/2015 6:52:38 PM Interesting Yuyutsu, I knew that DNA wise they are all Semites but I had not thought of th.....
» 2/01/2015 6:01:53 PM 579 Notice how they are all flapping about with all sorts of suggestions about this and th.....
» 2/01/2015 5:44:08 PM Actually Yuyutsu it had everything to do with health. In their ancient context pig meat wa.....
» 2/01/2015 5:25:17 PM Foxy, and other geographically challenged posters. Australia is NOT even near Asia. Asia i.....
» 2/01/2015 4:26:52 PM You may well be right Is Mise. freidariviere, We do understand that the children of mosl.....
» 2/01/2015 12:54:56 PM Just read yesterday, that if you are not a moslem you cannot get a job as a slaughterman i.....
» 2/01/2015 12:37:49 PM You all seem to have it A over T. It is the Palestinians who are the occupiers. The Arabs.....
» 2/01/2015 10:50:32 AM Well yes 579 it is complex but the part of it to which I was referring is really quite sim.....
» 2/01/2015 10:05:19 AM freidariviere, If it walks like a duck, it looks like a duck and quakes like a duck; It is.....
» 1/01/2015 9:55:37 PM I had been starting to worry that this ISIS mob would get so big that they would attack Is.....
» 1/01/2015 4:03:44 PM Yes 579, you definately have not heard the message. It was expected that the US GDP surge .....
» 1/01/2015 12:12:35 PM Not got the msg 579 ? There will not be more business as usual......
» 1/01/2015 9:18:06 AM Lego, I find little or nothing to dispute in your post. It does look similar to Europe in .....
» 31/12/2014 7:22:07 PM A further though, could an organisation be set up that could harbour moslem families that .....
» 31/12/2014 7:03:52 PM The difference between the IRA and ISIS is that the IRA wanted to join the Irish republic .....
» 31/12/2014 2:32:11 PM Lego said; 50% of Muslims in Europe are on the dole. Moslem men that would be, mostly the.....
» 31/12/2014 2:02:03 PM Multiculturism is a dismal failure. The Moslems have been preaching against it for 1400 ye.....
» 31/12/2014 1:30:46 PM Oh Arjay, please take a Bex and have a nice lie down......
» 30/12/2014 2:52:14 PM Hasbeen's post reminded me of something my father told me. When he joined up in 1915 a lot.....
» 29/12/2014 10:05:33 PM Banjo said; How else can it be achieved? As yet nobody has put forward anything practical.....
» 29/12/2014 11:37:26 AM Yes Paul, spot on, I have no knowledge of Menzies statements on Hitler but it seems many w.....
» 29/12/2014 8:28:00 AM SPQR, just read my last post where I said; but lately she is becoming rigid and takes unsu.....
» 29/12/2014 8:07:01 AM Yes SPQR, I guess people adopted the same attitude to the Nazis in the 1930s. Certainly th.....
» 29/12/2014 7:26:02 AM Don't be silly Foxy ! The problem is wider than just sex offenses. Do we want this country.....
» 28/12/2014 8:02:39 AM The petrol rego tax does seem a reasonable method. My next car will almost certainly be e.....
» 23/12/2014 9:10:04 PM A new article on Resilience website is by an Italian professor saying much of what I have .....
» 23/12/2014 3:41:15 PM Interesting discussion: I notice that 579 has referred to high youth unemployment. I see t.....
» 23/12/2014 9:21:13 AM Constance said; Old narrative: Diversity is our strength and immigration enriches a nation.....
» 22/12/2014 3:06:14 PM Actually the story of the 4 ft 81/2 inches is a little incorrect. The size of the rocket b.....
» 21/12/2014 10:34:14 PM Considering that I am going to be paying for these submarines would those with knowledge p.....
» 21/12/2014 3:44:44 PM But what purpose will they serve ?.....
» 21/12/2014 3:41:18 PM In olden days communities had their answers to people like that. Tarring and Feathering. T.....
» 21/12/2014 1:52:05 PM Terrorists and suicide bombers accept their death in action because that makes them a mart.....
» 20/12/2014 3:10:29 PM No 579, you misinterpret what is happening. The low growth in wages and the stagnant real .....
» 20/12/2014 10:50:43 AM Sorry 579, you really do not know what is going on. No blame on you for that as you have a.....
» 19/12/2014 9:54:23 PM Sounds like really bad manners and what was he convicted of ? Harrisment perhaps, that is .....
» 19/12/2014 9:37:18 PM Re the Cronulla night event, I listened to the Police radio that night and it was quite a .....
» 19/12/2014 9:16:30 PM The gun laws do not work with criminals because they have a great incentive to own guns an.....
» 19/12/2014 3:19:47 PM 579, you can't be serious ! What makes you think the government has control of what is hap.....
» 19/12/2014 2:36:55 PM Poirot, What is the connection you are trying to make or are you just trying to insult us .....
» 19/12/2014 2:29:31 PM SteeleRedux: WHAT ON EARTH ARE YOU TALKING ABOUT ? NEVER SAID ANYTHING LIKE THAT !.....
» 19/12/2014 12:17:25 PM Cont: Yes, perhaps due to the collapsing economy in Egypt and the loss of subsidies for fo.....
» 19/12/2014 12:13:27 PM Well ConHip, I have not found the original quote but I have found another article on it fr.....
» 19/12/2014 11:54:44 AM HipCon, before you sound off at my stupidity I suggest you examine your own, What I quoted.....
» 19/12/2014 10:59:27 AM Until we take a much firmer stand with Islam those that make excuses and parrot "Isla.....
» 19/12/2014 9:18:29 AM ConHip, the woman who was killed was hit by a shotgun and a pellet had severed her aorta......
» 19/12/2014 8:59:47 AM One "expert", was asked why they did not shoot him through the glass. He answere.....
» 19/12/2014 7:23:35 AM It has become clear that the number of genuine asylum seekers is a small percentage of tho.....
» 18/12/2014 5:04:42 PM Well when its the fan, the demand for food will see a big increase in community gardens an.....
» 18/12/2014 7:37:25 AM I suspect that the poor standard of maths in primary and then secondary school is the key .....
» 17/12/2014 1:33:33 PM Well Altman thats just the point, demand has decreased. I do agree the US not behind the f.....
» 16/12/2014 8:58:41 PM Well I think the difference is that Christianity has a guilty conscience about its history.....
» 16/12/2014 3:15:01 PM Of course, it might be difficult to get the greens to give the government permission to bu.....
» 16/12/2014 2:37:30 PM err Plantagent, whats the point if fuel is not available ?.....
» 16/12/2014 8:58:57 AM Obviously MHalblaub and some others know more about submarines than me. In peace time the .....
» 15/12/2014 10:34:07 PM Anti green, atman & james, What you are seeing IS peak oil. This yo yoing of oil prices is.....
» 15/12/2014 1:44:40 PM I do not see China as a risk, they are already buying as much of Australia as they need an.....
» 14/12/2014 6:59:56 PM One suggestion, - WHILE RE-OPENING A DIESEL REFINERY OR TWO IN AUSTRALIA Fine if that hap.....
» 14/12/2014 4:36:30 PM What a lot of nonsense ! What are you going to fuel them with ? Diesel ? and where will yo.....
» 10/12/2014 4:49:08 PM There might be hope for us all. The big shopping malls in the US are going down the gurgle.....
» 9/12/2014 12:08:01 PM Whoops, in the first post on this thread I reported that the drilling lease approvals fro.....
» 8/12/2014 5:04:26 PM Hasbeen, Yes, considering the poor ERoEI of the existing systems at present there are onl.....
» 8/12/2014 3:34:22 PM Runner, well actually it was 2005, but tight oil obscured the peak. So as tight oil declin.....
» 8/12/2014 9:46:34 AM The finance scenario that the writer outlines has already taken effect. The number of leas.....
» 6/12/2014 10:19:57 PM Susieonline; Indeed when I think of the uproar over aparthiet in South Africa where are t.....
» 6/12/2014 1:25:00 PM Many years ago Kenneth Deffeyes in his book Beyond Oil predicted wide fluctuation in oil p.....
» 1/12/2014 8:00:26 AM While it does illustrate China's attitude to other countries rights, lets not get too exci.....
» 27/11/2014 6:01:15 PM OK, when you have all vented your spleen, just take a deep breath and contemplate what we .....
» 27/11/2014 2:20:18 PM Well I do not know how many of you saw the original replay of Abbot's statement but there .....
» 27/11/2014 2:09:47 PM The complaints here do not just apply to food. I recently went to David Jones to buy a pai.....
» 26/11/2014 9:08:24 PM I found the phrasing Tainter used in his book. > and that societies collapse when their.....
» 26/11/2014 8:57:38 PM Earlier this year I read John Tainter's book "The Collapse of Complex Societies".....
» 26/11/2014 2:05:41 PM Talking of Turks, I see the Turkish prime minister is quoted as saying that women are infe.....
» 26/11/2014 7:43:02 AM Con Hip said; and our cities eventually have a class of foreign street people living among.....
» 24/11/2014 4:49:43 PM Any idea what bulla is on about ? I think he is complaining about the Foreign Excursion A.....
» 24/11/2014 12:41:39 PM Anyone who goes to a foreign country to take part in armed conflict has committed an offen.....
» 24/11/2014 7:13:47 AM Aiden, it is not a question of what I want, or what you want or what anyone wants. I would.....
» 23/11/2014 3:47:21 PM Divergence, Hasbeen, Bruce; You will get your zero growth economy, but not at your timing......
» 23/11/2014 7:33:46 AM ConHip, do minimum wages really matter ? Everything will become local anyway. Globalisatio.....
» 22/11/2014 9:01:56 PM Arjay, I never said money wasn't created as debt but whether it is wrong I am not sure. Ce.....
» 22/11/2014 6:47:05 PM Well Hasbeen, thats the rub. We are going into a slowdown, low growth, call it what you w.....
» 22/11/2014 3:25:58 PM Off course the timing matters; >According to this “urgent bulletin,” this warning is be.....
» 22/11/2014 1:03:00 PM Arjay, You need to examine what you re reading more closely. What is being published at t.....
» 22/11/2014 7:00:52 AM Arjay, Had a look at the Aout link on the EU Times and found out nothing about it. One th.....
» 21/11/2014 9:51:22 PM Arjay, you must really try to get a grip on yourself and do not believe everything you rea.....
» 21/11/2014 3:16:08 PM Before, as an individual, you can make such a decision you have to consider what resources.....
» 20/11/2014 10:09:27 PM Conservhippy; No I haven't......
» 20/11/2014 1:02:31 PM Conundrum: Why is it those that are the most adamant about global warming and warn of lo.....
» 19/11/2014 5:47:03 PM Here is a quote I could quickly find about the FSB being empowered to seize funds. There i.....
» 19/11/2014 3:03:36 PM Did any of you see Stephan Hawkins on SBS on Monday night. He gave you the answer. Yes it .....
» 19/11/2014 2:38:21 PM Oh I see the ALP computer output a packet ! -__-_-_- Joe said; Muslims are as intelligent,.....
» 18/11/2014 9:33:53 PM Meant to ask, has there ever been a study of the economic ability of a sharia law governed.....
» 18/11/2014 9:25:36 PM Interesting thread, I have wondered about the economic stability of Islam without oil. Non.....
» 18/11/2014 8:27:59 PM I noticed this morning a report that US production has decreased. Judging by the graph onl.....
» 18/11/2014 5:00:05 PM Ah yes Aiden, you said; Australia has unlimited credit in Australian dollars because it o.....
» 18/11/2014 4:56:56 PM Aiden, the document was quite clear that the FSB could transfer the funds of the depositor.....
» 18/11/2014 3:42:44 PM Aiden, I have read the document that sets up the FSB and its procedures. You are right in .....
» 18/11/2014 2:45:01 PM Ahh, there is the crux of the argument ! Foxy said; The fundamentalist elements around the.....
» 18/11/2014 2:11:24 PM Aiden said; the ridiculous claim that Barnaby Joyce was right about Australia's debt. Hmm.....
» 18/11/2014 2:06:30 PM Pericles said; >>As a depositor you are defined by the bank as an unsecured lender&l.....
» 18/11/2014 1:45:58 PM Arjay is right, but---- Step back a bit; In 2012 the G20/IMF body called Financial Stabili.....
» 18/11/2014 1:09:50 PM Foxy, you do not read carefully enough; >We have to allow - for individual differences .....
» 17/11/2014 9:20:08 PM Foxy, I notice a number here criticise you for being very even handed, re moslems and the .....
» 17/11/2014 8:18:27 AM In this country marriage between brother and sister are illegal. The reason ? Because of t.....
» 17/11/2014 7:48:07 AM On The Beach, The first link in your post was actually quite frightening. It appears that.....
» 17/11/2014 7:26:02 AM Jay, I have a state library card but I am not going to the city any time soon, although i.....
» 16/11/2014 8:46:01 PM Thanks Foxy for that link. The problem is now much worse than the articles I first read. T.....
» 16/11/2014 4:38:57 PM Foxy, yes I was aware of the royal families of European countries and the practise for a n.....
» 16/11/2014 3:32:47 PM Joe, yes we have all seen the professional British mensahb. However it is never preached f.....
» 16/11/2014 12:49:54 PM Nathan J; Every hundred or so years some part of the world has to turn around and hammer .....
» 15/11/2014 5:17:20 PM Ah yes Sung Wu I agree. How about the QLD act on Bikies. How about a version for moslems ?.....
» 15/11/2014 6:54:50 AM I do not think that the police need an academic report to tell them who the criminals are .....
» 14/11/2014 4:56:31 PM Cont: What many are now starting to recognise is that we are in an episode of a war that h.....
» 14/11/2014 4:13:41 PM I come to this thread late and there is too much to read. No, we cannot co-exist with Isla.....
» 13/11/2014 8:29:29 PM Paul >the Mad Monk himself, Tony Baloney. >Our Tone at the official banquette, yelli.....
» 11/11/2014 10:36:50 PM Robert Robert; They are politicians !.....
» 11/11/2014 2:51:47 PM Foxy I read the links you gave. The paragraph on Financial had a reference; >The G20 sh.....
» 8/11/2014 10:14:40 PM Foxy said to me; then you clearly are biased and I make no apology for my post on prejudic.....
» 8/11/2014 5:54:05 PM O sung wu, the London police have arrested four said to have intended to stab the Queen at.....
» 8/11/2014 4:09:22 PM Interesting little item on the news yesterday. A new mosque is to be built at Revesbry , i.....
» 8/11/2014 12:40:10 PM Foxy, you seem you be intent on blaming us for our attitude to moslems. BTW don't try to m.....
» 7/11/2014 10:23:14 PM Peter; what is LCOE ?.....
» 6/11/2014 8:28:26 PM Foxy, of course I have no figure of the percentage of Lab/Lib supporters. However I applie.....
» 6/11/2014 3:32:40 PM Oh come on Foxy, do you really believe the gathering was anywhere within cooee of a 50% cr.....
» 6/11/2014 2:06:01 PM The booing reflects the manners of the left. It also reflects our education systems politi.....
» 5/11/2014 11:40:52 AM Another thing I wanted to comment on is the "ethical" selling of shares in coal,.....
» 5/11/2014 11:24:35 AM Roses1; Hmmm, I have my doubts about biomass, how much would have to come from crops ? Sur.....
» 4/11/2014 8:00:20 PM One rather important factor that has not arisen in this discussion is how do we finance th.....
» 4/11/2014 1:56:13 PM Ben ? alaias Roses1, Well I am certainly not a scientist, so I hope you do not put me dow.....
» 3/11/2014 3:12:42 PM Here we are again, all wasting your time arguing about global warming. Again, it does not .....
» 2/11/2014 10:00:22 PM No Yuyutsu, I will guarantee my method would be not only have the pgp encyphering but I se.....
» 2/11/2014 3:47:48 PM Encyphering your messages is a great way to attract attention. PGP is very good and would .....
» 2/11/2014 7:46:40 AM Just too true Jay......
» 1/11/2014 2:00:55 PM Well Jay, survival puts a different complexion on things......
» 31/10/2014 5:59:57 PM Oh Gawd !.....
» 31/10/2014 3:09:35 PM So are you saying it is not with their governments approval ? As I said silly statement !.....
» 31/10/2014 1:03:34 PM is Mise said; The Foreign Incursions Act never stopped Australian Military personnel, Bi.....
» 31/10/2014 9:31:03 AM Is Mise, irrespective of the definition, while IS has not stated; "A state of war exi.....
» 30/10/2014 10:00:59 PM Is Mise, First it is a crime to engage in military actions in another country. This is a v.....
» 30/10/2014 7:52:27 AM Leo, don't you know that anyone who has opinions that are not compatible with the left is .....
» 30/10/2014 7:34:37 AM A new definition of war is needed. The old system of large national armies proceeding acro.....
» 29/10/2014 2:40:59 PM Because Agronomist that is where the most warming is expected......
» 29/10/2014 8:13:17 AM The problem of letting them go with their passports is they could still travel on them eve.....
» 28/10/2014 10:21:27 PM Leo give up. Poirot has passed the Turing test ! There is a list of files and you have onl.....
» 27/10/2014 7:35:19 PM Well Runner you were told wrong. We will never "run out of oil". It is just that.....
» 27/10/2014 4:11:58 PM We would have been better off building the Very Fast Train instead. No one seems to unders.....
» 27/10/2014 3:50:46 PM It will probably be 12 months before there is a reduction in drilling. Those that have pro.....
» 27/10/2014 12:18:56 PM Yes Scott there are HF transmitters all over the planet, even I have two, one in front of .....
» 26/10/2014 4:29:23 PM Whoops; >Yada...yada...yada - Leo Lane, Liar...liar...ad hominem....fraud....scam...di.....
» 26/10/2014 7:12:40 AM Armchair, relax, "we" all know about HAARP. It suggests that you do not know an.....
» 26/10/2014 12:35:53 AM Hey, this is supposed to be about what the climate scientists believe ! It was settled tha.....
» 23/10/2014 12:29:00 PM It is all a bit of conundrum really. One thing that has been pointed out recently is that .....
» 22/10/2014 10:23:11 AM I think what is being overlooked here is that the current worries are about groups that ha.....
» 21/10/2014 1:51:01 PM Rhosty, they cannot accept a division. Land that has become moslem by conquest is always m.....
» 21/10/2014 1:26:10 PM This thread has the premise wrong. Certainly alternative energy is important. However the .....
» 21/10/2014 9:12:13 AM Rechtub is right we are in for significant cutbacks over the next few years. Note the sign.....
» 15/10/2014 4:19:28 PM Gawd Arjay, you must have some shocking nightmares. Shirtfronting I read has two differen.....
» 15/10/2014 4:10:26 PM The problem about power tools is they have to tested by a licenced electrician. This can m.....
» 15/10/2014 1:47:02 PM Brock, the holes are under the cockpit windows. There would of course be many other holes .....
» 15/10/2014 1:26:17 PM Look, none of here have definate facts, but there are a few undisputed bits of information.....
» 14/10/2014 9:37:01 AM So the penny has dropped ! What you are seeing are the early symptoms of the "new eco.....
» 14/10/2014 8:40:02 AM Killarney, I think your comment "No wife of mine will go to work !" Was true, n.....
» 13/10/2014 10:13:58 PM One point not covered re full cover is the matter of honor. If a woman from a family that .....
» 13/10/2014 12:37:15 PM It could be summed up this way; Have you ever heard a moslem man say; "No I did not g.....
» 13/10/2014 10:21:14 AM I think we should start by ignoring the "progressives & feminists" grouped toget.....
» 10/10/2014 11:52:34 AM Is uranium about to become redundant ? http://fcnp.com/2014/10/09/the-peak-oil-crisis-col.....
» 10/10/2014 7:15:20 AM Actually Yuyutsu, they probably use Linux or its antecedent Unix. Reading the specs on the.....
» 8/10/2014 5:30:05 PM Well the koran was written by someone, just "Insert name here"......
» 8/10/2014 5:27:42 PM I went to the wikileaks web site that pericles gave and read the brochure and the specific.....
» 8/10/2014 2:00:01 PM Onja B, Dear oh dear, Piorot will think your solution is worse than my No 2. Not to worry,.....
» 8/10/2014 12:44:14 PM Well Yuyutsu, it is not an easy question to answer. I think once they are into your machin.....
» 8/10/2014 12:16:07 PM It takes two to make peace. There is a big impediment to peace making and you have seen in.....
» 8/10/2014 9:58:44 AM I think I agree with JF Aus. I do not think we owe any of them anything such as loyalty et.....
» 7/10/2014 5:05:58 PM Raw Mustard, I installed Wine and loaded a window program which loaded OK but could get .....
» 7/10/2014 7:59:44 AM Hmmm, Not another operating version ! Did you see Four Corners last night ? Oh well, the.....
» 6/10/2014 4:24:52 PM The problem of the Middle East is poor management, religious division and an absence of de.....
» 6/10/2014 1:04:33 PM Peter, I have seen it suggested that it is too late for us to start on a nuclear power pro.....
» 6/10/2014 11:00:31 AM Ahh Kactuz, you are an optimist I think. Ask the Serbs, their homeland is now the first Is.....
» 6/10/2014 10:51:44 AM I thought this is rather a good way to bring peoples understanding of energy. I have put i.....
» 6/10/2014 10:31:16 AM I have come to the conclusion that we must put up a Berlin Wall between the Moslem states.....
» 6/10/2014 10:10:04 AM Loudmouth, yes your points are valid. However they have to make sure that the population h.....
» 6/10/2014 9:14:54 AM Gawd, this thread really got itself worked up ! Arjay is right about the third building co.....
» 2/10/2014 7:59:26 AM Well Killarny, you still have not explained how we defend ourselves from the Islamists ! S.....
» 1/10/2014 11:13:50 PM Give up Loudmouth, he is one of those who will get us destroyed while he argues that there.....
» 1/10/2014 8:28:16 AM Killarney, to not be in Arabia was the centre point of my "wayout" suggestion ! .....
» 1/10/2014 8:18:17 AM The whole thing about the "megadata" is that there is so much of it that an indi.....
» 30/09/2014 11:37:51 PM Dane, I agree with you. We should teach real history again. I was discussing the Islam pro.....
» 30/09/2014 11:18:04 PM Jay, Allah has commanded that the rest of the world is to be converted to Islam. They are .....
» 30/09/2014 6:01:28 PM Jay, >Australian society, no matter how benign or non violent Well that is the point .....
» 30/09/2014 1:38:24 PM Well Killarny, a concentration camp might do for a temporary solution, but I note that yo.....
» 29/09/2014 11:39:24 PM Jay, not sure I understand the connection to Nazi Germany. Killarney, don't get your knic.....
» 29/09/2014 11:26:55 PM Armchair Critic, Arjay is our resident conspiracy theorist and I am the resident Peak Oil .....
» 29/09/2014 6:29:34 PM Such programs as mSpy have been around for yonks. What do you think hackers have been up t.....
» 29/09/2014 6:12:45 PM The link that Runner put up showed level of frustration with Islam in Switzerland. I was t.....
» 29/09/2014 2:58:32 PM Hasbeen I think you are using the wrong protocol to communicate anything to Poirot. My go.....
» 29/09/2014 2:37:02 PM Don't anyone get too excited. 130 billion barrels does not go all that far. The world uses.....
» 29/09/2014 1:39:49 PM Oh that was a quick response ! Well because such a statement is what you hear from the lef.....
» 29/09/2014 1:24:37 PM May Mat said; There's obviously a LOT of Andrew Bolt and Alan Jones fans here. Now this i.....
» 29/09/2014 7:54:22 AM I have only read bits of the Koran, and have no intention delve deeper. It is necessary to.....
» 28/09/2014 11:09:54 PM It is all very depressing isn't it. These wars, or just one long war, has been going on fo.....
» 25/09/2014 1:33:01 PM If it quakes like a duck -->.....
» 24/09/2014 10:37:31 PM No Foxy, you have missed the point. Islam has made it quite clear; When they achieve near .....
» 24/09/2014 5:22:56 PM Foxy, I am afraid your thinking has become redundant. It works with the religion of all ot.....
» 24/09/2014 1:27:36 PM Yes Albie but they don't turn round and offer you the three choices; Convert to theirs, pa.....
» 24/09/2014 11:43:04 AM Foxy, here is the link to the 2012 election. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dutch_general_e.....
» 24/09/2014 11:20:22 AM Foxy here are the results of the 2012 election; Leader Mark Rutte Diederik Samsom Geert W.....
» 24/09/2014 10:45:10 AM Foxy, I had an idea it was illegal to advocate violence in speach or print. I could be wro.....
» 24/09/2014 9:29:36 AM Well you are right Alexj, but we tend to wander off in our dotage......
» 24/09/2014 12:16:18 AM Conservative Hippy, I think your opinion that the news media is controlled by the governm.....
» 24/09/2014 12:02:22 AM Heard on the radio a little earlier; One Victorian policeman and one Federal Policeman wer.....
» 23/09/2014 3:02:32 PM Islamists in Algeria have just captured a French Mountain guide and have threatened to de.....
» 23/09/2014 2:35:31 PM Yvonne said; in Nazi Germany with people being forced to wear a yellow star on their jacke.....
» 23/09/2014 1:58:15 PM Wobbles, that 97% figure went to its grave sometime ago. It turned out to be something lik.....
» 23/09/2014 1:23:44 PM Well interesting, I did not realise they had designs on Saudi Arabia. It makes sense in so.....
» 23/09/2014 12:51:06 PM Rhosty said; roll out of rapid rail, which would pay for itself, when some of the resumed.....
» 23/09/2014 8:33:55 AM Grim, your last two lines illustrates why the accusation that oil was the reason for the I.....
» 23/09/2014 8:16:51 AM Hasbeen, well could your scavenge wood from bush around the area ? Could be impractical I .....
» 22/09/2014 9:23:35 PM Hasbeen, just had a google search on stationary steam engines. Stacks of them but nearly a.....
» 22/09/2014 9:07:04 PM Hasbeen, have you thought of using a small steam engine ? A three or four horse power eng.....
» 22/09/2014 8:47:23 PM No Plantagenet you are wrong. Non of those you listed have a religious imperative as orded.....
» 22/09/2014 2:42:59 PM When we consider ISIS & similar fanatical groups there are a few things to take into accou.....
» 22/09/2014 9:35:03 AM Well Foxy, don't take too much notice of me, I am like the rest of us, scrambling to see a.....
» 21/09/2014 4:36:38 PM Pericles, this is different. Previously they would have used other classes of assets first.....
» 21/09/2014 11:04:56 AM C POIROT: Print: "When I go to Melbourne I tend to exaggerate the advantages of livin.....
» 21/09/2014 9:54:30 AM Ahh, Rechtub, havn't you learnt not to argue with computers ?.....
» 20/09/2014 3:30:04 PM Just noticed in the Weekend Australian. The article mentions the infamous Financial Stabil.....
» 19/09/2014 11:10:02 PM Individual, did you hear about the teacher who ran a pageant of the arrival of the first f.....
» 19/09/2014 11:00:24 PM Josephus, oh yes I am aware that they might lie about it, because if they lie to an infide.....
» 19/09/2014 4:25:20 PM Foxy said; We can always find people to blame and fear. Instead of looking and analysing t.....
» 19/09/2014 4:01:30 PM Teachers have nothing to be proud of as Australia's education standards are declining comp.....
» 19/09/2014 3:41:01 PM Our naturalisation ceremony now needs an additional clause. Do you reject Sharia Law ? N.....
» 18/09/2014 11:32:51 PM What I believe will happen is none of the above ! As energy gets more expensive and other .....
» 18/09/2014 10:24:38 PM Willy B it is worse than just not paying tax. What the Chinese are asking for in the curre.....
» 16/09/2014 1:54:53 PM This is not a new war, it is a very old war. War 0.1 was when the moslems invaded the Meso.....
» 15/09/2014 8:47:15 AM Alexj, actually anything other than a nuclear powered submarine is of no use. However I k.....
» 14/09/2014 9:06:27 PM Alexj, are they nuclear propelled submarines ? You did not actually say......
» 14/09/2014 5:34:43 PM Cont: I forgot, of course they could be coal fired, well at least surface ships could be......
» 14/09/2014 4:54:21 PM Everyone has overlooked one absolutely over riding fact. In the event of a war, hot or luk.....
» 13/09/2014 12:27:01 PM Tony Abbott in his statement about the increased security risk level said it was not about.....
» 11/09/2014 11:03:10 PM Actually, I think killing the leaders might well be a master stroke. Look what happened to.....
» 11/09/2014 10:36:10 PM The offending was stating that someone could, because of partial ethnicity decide which on.....
» 11/09/2014 10:04:40 PM Well OTB, it has already happened here. The Bilal gang did the grooming technique on at le.....
» 11/09/2014 4:03:53 PM Ahh, yes runner, but in the case you quoted the judge was wrong because Islam is a religio.....
» 11/09/2014 2:03:19 PM No Jon that would not do. It is a racist law and the offender has to have a different race.....
» 10/09/2014 11:43:21 AM Yes could be so, but it is not customary in western societies. The British government was .....
» 9/09/2014 11:35:24 PM Yes John, good points. A more fundamental point is that Islam allows the marrying of cousi.....
» 9/09/2014 11:08:43 PM Yes understand Hasbeen, a simple timer wired between the two compressors would have ensure.....
» 9/09/2014 10:42:12 PM Hasbeen's example is one condition that could not be fixed by the mind as it is a physical.....
» 9/09/2014 10:12:40 PM Ahh yes, well with any commercial company in the oil industry you must always keep the the.....
» 9/09/2014 4:01:16 PM Hasbeen, I was surprised that your 2.5kva generator could not start the frig. What was the.....
» 8/09/2014 11:23:57 PM Ah yes Hasbeen, I am well aware of the problems associated with off the grid systems. Appr.....
» 8/09/2014 1:26:22 PM Warmair, your list is interesting. I had previously wondered about one of the suggestions .....
» 8/09/2014 1:18:18 PM Regarding charging electric cars in a short time. A bit of maths shows that to do so means.....
» 8/09/2014 10:57:30 AM No one especially the academic, has acknowledged the elephant. The CSIRO estimates a high .....
» 8/09/2014 9:02:08 AM I see that Tony Abbott's speech patten is being used to denigrate him. That is rather a hi.....
» 7/09/2014 10:25:04 AM Interesting story Jan. We seem to have lost a lot of our European history. If the sieges o.....
» 5/09/2014 12:17:33 PM Well, maybe the $7 a visit for medical research would have been a good thing after all......
» 5/09/2014 10:48:51 AM Ahh Ludwig, I am in the same boat as you ! Oil production decline will lead to a decline i.....
» 5/09/2014 10:35:02 AM Jardine said; It's possible that once they get their homeland back they'll settle down. N.....
» 3/09/2014 10:48:43 PM Jardine, others have given you the answers where you need correction. However one point yo.....
» 31/08/2014 3:07:38 PM Ozzie, the way to do it is to take a leaf out of Clive Parlmers book as well as the Motori.....
» 31/08/2014 2:31:01 PM Spindoc, here is the article to which I referred, except it was a talk by Steven Kopits. I.....
» 31/08/2014 2:19:13 PM Spindoc, I think you clicked on the wrong link. I did not look at the carbon tracker link......
» 30/08/2014 2:51:31 PM I have just come across this article which will I think put a lot of preconceptions to bed.....
» 30/08/2014 8:12:24 AM Oh Dear, everywhere they go they are trouble. Even in their own countries they are trouble.....
» 30/08/2014 7:54:30 AM Steele, hmmm, I wonder what the Jews in the Iranian government think of Iran's policy of s.....
» 29/08/2014 6:27:44 PM I am reminded of Rwanda, remember the group guilt when it was realised that perhaps 100,00.....
» 29/08/2014 6:00:16 PM I think we need to be careful what we say here. Quite a lot of what I have said in the pas.....
» 28/08/2014 4:40:38 PM Re barter, there is or was a barter system operating in the Blue Mountains. Another syatem.....
» 24/08/2014 4:23:09 PM Foxy, You cannot excuse yourself by saying that is an old chestnut. Chestnuts are frequen.....
» 24/08/2014 7:55:46 AM I am surprised Foxy that you cannot see past the end of your nose. Islam is an all encompa.....
» 23/08/2014 10:56:46 PM Sorry Iamnut, but Allah forbids it !.....
» 23/08/2014 4:34:27 PM What some people on here do not understand is that we ARE at war. War was declared some 13.....
» 23/08/2014 3:11:58 PM At about 3 to 5 minutes on the tape the white trains with "East Coast" on the c.....
» 23/08/2014 2:52:20 PM If you look at the video, the dark blue trains with the white stripe are the 125s and are .....
» 23/08/2014 2:40:54 PM If you have any doubt about what I was saying about a fast enough train service if trackw.....
» 23/08/2014 1:37:24 PM Jnut said; I don't condone ethnic cleansing under any circumstance. Even if they are kill.....
» 22/08/2014 4:11:34 PM Can there be an occasion when ethnic or religious "cleansing" could be acceptabl.....
» 21/08/2014 4:36:49 PM Here is an opinion by Jeff Rubin one of the few economists who are aware of our fuel probl.....
» 19/08/2014 11:42:29 PM Bruce said; With more cash in the hands of the population there would be an inevitable up.....
» 19/08/2014 11:15:16 PM I don't think there can be a return to business as usual. What has happened to South Austr.....
» 18/08/2014 3:08:38 PM Ahh Bruce your logic is faulty ! There are elephants in Sydney !.....
» 18/08/2014 9:09:36 AM Some of the complaints here relate to the appearance of the police in their black combat u.....
» 16/08/2014 11:39:09 PM Oh Dear, a lot more wasted argument on climate change. When are you all going to realise t.....
» 16/08/2014 7:06:18 PM Foxy is right about where they live. I have however noticed a difference between the mosle.....
» 16/08/2014 6:57:54 PM Josephus, did you see the SBS news tonight ? One video showed Military vehicles and armed .....
» 16/08/2014 5:04:40 PM Putin is a KGB apparatchik. That says it all. No further comment needed......
» 16/08/2014 5:02:42 PM Agree Lego. What no one ever says is why should we have to bother to sort out the goodies .....
» 16/08/2014 8:38:02 AM Lego, you are concerned as to why the Arab moslem has a different way of thinking about cr.....
» 15/08/2014 6:43:19 PM Individual said; & being stupid for no reason. Oh not for no reason. They are stupid for.....
» 15/08/2014 6:37:29 PM Whoops, not Foxy but Is Mise was meant for my last......
» 15/08/2014 6:30:02 PM Foxy you have got your history inverted. The Arabs are the occupying invaders. The Jews we.....
» 15/08/2014 6:18:47 PM FOXY SAID; shew me the Lakemba, Punchbowl or Bankstown of London. No problem at all. The.....
» 15/08/2014 6:01:45 PM Ooohhh, they might 18c me !.....
» 15/08/2014 4:50:47 PM G'dayBruce, writes 'It seems to me that Islam is going through a similar process to Chris.....
» 15/08/2014 3:41:40 PM Because it becomes necessary to have the government made up of a number of ministers, ther.....
» 15/08/2014 2:45:52 PM There could have been a settlement a long time ago if Hamas had changed it charter to ackn.....
» 15/08/2014 9:15:04 AM That is easy Piorot, when the moslems stop firing rockets into Israel and building tunnels.....
» 15/08/2014 9:02:51 AM Yes SPQR, this problem in Iraq was going on before the US was founded. Indeed it was the r.....
» 14/08/2014 10:53:34 PM Foxy, that photo of the boy holding the head is a close up with not much else in the photo.....
» 14/08/2014 10:37:08 PM Foxy, wasn't Bolt's error of fact that the complainant's grandfather was German rather tha.....
» 14/08/2014 3:32:30 PM Argghhh, not another Arjay !.....
» 14/08/2014 9:19:46 AM Yvonne, Sure plenty of Moslems were shocked by 9/11 and made comments against the perpetra.....
» 13/08/2014 10:41:56 PM Yvonne, I have no problem with students. The problem is those that come do hairdressing co.....
» 13/08/2014 1:42:17 PM I notice that the NSW government is showing some concern that drivers may tend to avoid th.....
» 13/08/2014 12:30:45 PM Sorry Piorot, but you have asked for it. You are becoming a joke. Might be best to quit wh.....
» 13/08/2014 9:58:57 AM Correction SPQR Yes. Spot-on. Ah and don't bother trying to explain it to Poirot she would.....
» 13/08/2014 9:15:05 AM Paul & others, I am sure we are united that those 453 visa have become a joke and it is ti.....
» 13/08/2014 8:11:11 AM Actually Individual, this is the First World War. It started around 800AD and is still goi.....
» 12/08/2014 2:16:25 PM o sung wu, there was a time when I considered that Poirot was a computer. I tried Alan Tur.....
» 12/08/2014 1:32:43 PM AArrrggghhh, get relative to the problem ! There is in our times no Christian terrorism. T.....
» 12/08/2014 9:03:34 AM Arjay, I am afraid you just don't get it. The scale of the problem will be beyond charcoal.....
» 11/08/2014 10:31:53 PM Paul, are you on your unreality pills again ? If they can repeat the boats success with th.....
» 11/08/2014 10:27:23 PM Foxy, I find it impossible to believe the first link as Russia has changed a lot since the.....
» 11/08/2014 10:10:51 PM No Piorot, both sides have to break promises left & right, no political pun intended. They.....
» 11/08/2014 4:21:06 PM Had to split it, I am too verbose. o sung wu; You said;the current government took the au.....
» 11/08/2014 4:08:17 PM Divergence first; Regarding commentatory on US blogs; Not much notice can be taken of them.....
» 11/08/2014 3:29:34 PM Well Robert, I read the article. It has all the appearence of being very thorough etc. How.....
» 11/08/2014 1:24:38 PM Paul1405, did the illegals start coming by air in October 2013 ? You really do have a prob.....
» 11/08/2014 1:19:42 PM Of course Russia is to blame. Anyone stupid enough to hand a weapon like that over to a mo.....
» 11/08/2014 1:11:15 PM Watch out Joe saying this; Meanwhile, everybody would have to deny any non-Indigenous ance.....
» 11/08/2014 1:07:11 PM Yes I know, here he goes again, but don't turn the page and listen. You might learn someth.....
» 11/08/2014 11:30:47 AM Too late, like the Westconnex & the Northconnex by the time they are finished they won't b.....
» 11/08/2014 8:53:32 AM Right; yes well likewise, but if you take what Arjay says then you are out of the pot and .....
» 10/08/2014 10:47:48 AM Poriot, what is the matter with you ? You asked about boats that no one knows exists; You .....
» 10/08/2014 9:30:26 AM Sorry what you just wrote is utter nonsense. Deffreyes and others CALCULATED what happened.....
» 10/08/2014 9:14:04 AM Poirot and Jay123 have finally lost it. I am afraid that stupidity has finally reached its.....
» 9/08/2014 11:52:30 PM Arjay and Jay123 the problem is you are only looking at money. As I have said many times p.....
» 9/08/2014 11:20:54 PM Banjo, agree with you. Re the boat where it was said that they threw the children into the.....
» 9/08/2014 1:48:39 PM I did miss your bit about all business. That won't work, any business that wanted to expan.....
» 9/08/2014 11:16:31 AM Poirot quoted; but so would the demand for it, and by an equal amount. So what's the probl.....
» 9/08/2014 10:43:31 AM Indy, youdid not answer my question. Why should property business be different ? Any other.....
» 9/08/2014 8:32:53 AM Individual; answer my question ! Why should investment property be treated differently to .....
» 9/08/2014 8:27:30 AM Paul 1405 You are rather too keen to blame everyone except Labour. Actually as I have bee.....
» 8/08/2014 11:46:23 PM Ho Hum, the GFC was predicted back in 1956 except he was out by five years. Every recessio.....
» 8/08/2014 11:39:00 PM No one answered my question on another thread; Why should property investment be treated d.....
» 8/08/2014 11:35:44 PM In the 90s I was working part time doing a job that took me to many smallish restaurants, .....
» 8/08/2014 11:09:55 PM Philip S, being a bit paranoid are we ? A bit of thought will make you realise that there .....
» 8/08/2014 11:53:29 AM Of course they knew Russia would retaliate. The sanctions were originally because Russia &.....
» 8/08/2014 11:23:23 AM The last time negative gearing was removed they had to bring back a year or two later. Per.....
» 8/08/2014 8:35:44 AM Really Mise ? Are you that insensitive that you do not understand ?.....
» 8/08/2014 8:32:51 AM Anyone who believes that expotential growth can go on forever in a finite world is either .....
» 8/08/2014 8:12:37 AM No Paul, it is a long term Rudd & Gillard failure......
» 7/08/2014 1:04:10 PM Just came across this article on the US VFT proposals. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/07/.....
» 7/08/2014 11:35:50 AM Individual, the VFT only makes any sense at all after the airlines have been priced out be.....
» 6/08/2014 4:31:19 PM Rhosty, can you give me a reference to the Edmonton oil field that you mentioned ? I can .....
» 5/08/2014 4:46:55 PM This discussion is becoming irrelevant because it is a "Business as Usual" propo.....
» 5/08/2014 3:35:15 PM Just saw a presentation that re-inforced what I was writing in my post. http://www.resili.....
» 5/08/2014 10:42:54 AM Arjay, said; The CEC have sent letters to every Politician What is the CEC ? The major o.....
» 4/08/2014 10:54:14 PM Now Now Ismise, I am usually accused of that !.....
» 4/08/2014 2:59:33 PM I would never criticise anyone involved in this situation. Probably the mother is in her 4.....
» 4/08/2014 1:58:31 PM Whatever happens you can be sure that the train & air fares will not be competitive. The .....
» 4/08/2014 9:16:45 AM Indeed Individual, we are all in for a rethink on a whole range of taken for granted featu.....
» 3/08/2014 1:57:26 PM Warmair, a little information; The current XPT trains in NSW are capable of 200km/hr and t.....
» 2/08/2014 2:52:54 PM Actually, the opera house as first designed would have fallen down during construction if .....
» 2/08/2014 8:42:51 AM Yes, Individual and it will probably get worse when it becomes obvious to the general publ.....
» 1/08/2014 11:01:32 PM Interestingly, I read an article just a couple of days ago about a proposed new energy sys.....
» 1/08/2014 3:45:39 PM VFA, if I may interrupt here; Your proposal is business as usual. It was fine up to the 19.....
» 1/08/2014 8:36:27 AM Hasbeen, I had not thought that water would a limiting factor. Do they use condensers ? Lo.....
» 31/07/2014 11:29:35 PM Mikk, as I said earlier, we have missed train, it is too late. The money will simply not b.....
» 31/07/2014 2:34:40 PM Hasbeen, yes I think it could be done by steam, especially as most of the distance of the .....
» 31/07/2014 9:35:41 AM No question, a fast train is very desirable. I think the problem is that it is now too lat.....
» 29/07/2014 10:44:39 PM Now you both are making wild criticisms about how Abbot approached Putin without having t.....
» 29/07/2014 2:00:39 PM Rubbish Peracles, Abbott has been quite restrained in public to avoid rubbing Putin's nose.....
» 28/07/2014 10:57:21 PM The company I gave the link for has capacities from 10a/hr to I think 500a/h was the larg.....
» 28/07/2014 4:37:54 PM Quite right Pericles, the crazy lending set the US up for the disaster. China went even fu.....
» 28/07/2014 4:21:51 PM Peter said; historical events handed them the Palestinian lands on a plate No just the r.....
» 28/07/2014 2:45:27 PM Notice the difference between the first Russian & Putin responses to the accusation as to .....
» 28/07/2014 2:13:19 PM Rhosty, from the sounds of your off it all system, the cost to build it would be very sub.....
» 27/07/2014 5:26:35 PM Now there is an idea Individual. Only catch is didn't Andrew Bolt get dragged into court f.....
» 27/07/2014 4:48:00 PM Yes, well, I have been reading the posts here and none of you seem to understand what is .....
» 27/07/2014 8:51:53 AM No one made the point that buying an investment house to rent out is a business, just like.....
» 26/07/2014 2:16:00 PM I think I amde a comment earlier on negative gearing. A long time ago the government delet.....
» 26/07/2014 1:54:42 PM I think you are right Hasbeen, Those keen on off the grid are undertaking a major maintena.....
» 25/07/2014 11:38:28 PM Well, no pun intended, Albie that is fine about the tight gas but as I suspect you are awa.....
» 25/07/2014 11:14:56 PM Loudmouth, There was a report some days back that the Southern Russian army command is som.....
» 25/07/2014 1:47:00 PM Ludwig said; Something just doesn’t add up here. I also see a refusal to accept easily ve.....
» 25/07/2014 1:30:00 PM Here here Hasbeen.....
» 25/07/2014 12:55:47 PM Rhosty, the passengers all died virtually immediately because the very high G forces of th.....
» 25/07/2014 11:57:54 AM I forgot to mention; If our banks get into trouble, the Financial Stability Board will sei.....
» 25/07/2014 11:54:25 AM Years ago a friend who was a Commonweath Bank Loans officer warned this situation would de.....
» 25/07/2014 11:16:47 AM Hmmm, only had a brief scan of the posts here, but no one seems to have put the whole mess.....
» 24/07/2014 10:46:04 PM Hasbeen, I think you are pulling my chain. His business was converting new Diawa cars to e.....
» 24/07/2014 5:18:31 PM DavidK; just the graphs I have seen. Do not know if their baseline is correct but the pri.....
» 24/07/2014 5:00:03 PM Luciferase, I do not think battery change over was a weight problem. The system was adopte.....
» 24/07/2014 4:14:19 PM Warmair, it is not just that the co2 has increased, the real crux of the matter is just w.....
» 24/07/2014 3:58:12 PM Loudmouth, interesting scenario that you presented. But why wait to see that takeover tech.....
» 23/07/2014 11:25:16 PM Sonofgloin said; please do not give me arguments based around infrastructure lead periods......
» 23/07/2014 10:47:08 PM Luciferase, in the UK they have started building the Electric Highway which has charging p.....
» 23/07/2014 8:41:38 AM Yes Paul, but where are all the misogynist screamers ? Sssshhhh, no not a sound !.....
» 23/07/2014 12:08:40 AM Arjay, I think you can write that one off. One report I have seen said that there is in th.....
» 22/07/2014 10:59:00 PM Ding-a-ling Ding-a-ling Ding-a-ling ! They are out in force. OLO is getting like some of .....
» 22/07/2014 5:33:21 PM No Warmair, the eroei does matter because the energy whether from coal or oil or gas cost.....
» 22/07/2014 4:45:47 PM Incomunicardo, a sustainable economy will have to do a lot of recycling. Re rare earths, w.....
» 22/07/2014 3:11:55 PM Well Hasbeen, I know about sunspots, or rather the lack of them. My friends and myself hav.....
» 22/07/2014 11:09:05 AM Thanks Warmair for the comments. Oh well, it doesn't matter anyway, AGW is least problem w.....
» 22/07/2014 9:30:24 AM No one has wanted to comment yet, too soon perhaps and "There goes I but for the Gra.....
» 21/07/2014 10:23:59 PM Hasbeen, Interesting, I wonder what was the ERoEI. It must have been reasonable your frien.....
» 21/07/2014 6:50:56 PM Well Warmair, It is an immediate problem because to reley on the unconventionals such as t.....
» 21/07/2014 4:48:56 PM Warmair, isn't the pause in warming blamed on the ocean taking the heat ? I might have tha.....
» 21/07/2014 4:41:06 PM Well, I would not put his name up here without his permission. So I guess you will just ha.....
» 21/07/2014 2:46:15 PM OUG said; THE TRIGGR WAS THE RATINGS AGENCIES MAKING AN INVESTMENT VEHICLE FOR SUPER Tha.....
» 21/07/2014 2:41:30 PM Jardine; no doubt people will argue till kingdom come about the economics side of the argu.....
» 21/07/2014 2:15:53 PM Davidk, yes I am aware of the controversy over which came first. However it is so fundamen.....
» 21/07/2014 9:39:29 AM Warmair, you have to explain why the Ocean has suddenly, 17 years ago, started diverting t.....
» 21/07/2014 9:24:50 AM You are all wrong ! There will not be a boom in business, and it will not be a disaster. W.....
» 20/07/2014 11:25:49 PM Well of course if we had linked to the European system we would be paying almost nothing .....
» 20/07/2014 10:56:45 PM All the theories about the GFC are correct, but no one ever asks, or rather they never tum.....
» 19/07/2014 10:46:21 PM Well G'day Bruce, things are happening in the US, the banks that were the fundamental fin.....
» 19/07/2014 10:40:10 PM Ahhh yes I had heard of it, I just did not realise that was what you were referring to. Q.....
» 19/07/2014 3:58:59 PM Hello Hasbeen, 45 % oh that seems a very big subsidy. Oh wait, did you mean 45% on the el.....
» 19/07/2014 1:08:07 PM Ahh Hasbeen the petrol head ! The driver of V8 dinosaurs ! Well,when I drove the Leaf I ga.....
» 19/07/2014 11:20:22 AM Ahh yes SPQR I wonder how long. I think that link shows the end of the transition not the .....
» 19/07/2014 10:45:17 AM Even the science is becoming skeptical. Face it the AGW scare is fading, and I suspect it .....
» 17/07/2014 6:31:44 PM Some seem to have forgotten that there was a time when negative gearing was removed. It ca.....
» 17/07/2014 9:17:51 AM The crux of the matter is that anyone who advocates increased anything just does not under.....
» 17/07/2014 9:04:17 AM Individual; Observation......
» 16/07/2014 11:24:47 PM There has been complaints on privacy and objection to tracking etc on human rights grounds.....
» 16/07/2014 11:05:01 PM Individual, you have lost the plot. A monorail it totally away with the fairies. Imagine .....
» 15/07/2014 10:15:25 PM Hasbeen and others; I think you are too pessimistic about the viability of railways. Two r.....
» 14/07/2014 4:13:41 PM Shadow Minister, Your suggestion relies on the Chinese not using the most modern equipmen.....
» 14/07/2014 3:38:21 PM Divine Man; The booze assaults etc may only have a small effect on the statistics because.....
» 14/07/2014 3:05:53 PM This argument is on the wrong track altogether. It is all about whether population should .....
» 14/07/2014 2:18:42 PM Regarding parcel and less than one container shipments a little delving into the past migh.....
» 14/07/2014 1:43:15 PM Don't worry too much about the cost. The CSIRO's prediction of $8 a litre by the end of th.....
» 14/07/2014 1:09:43 PM Forgot to mention, Australia is spending around $40 billion a year plus refinery charges f.....
» 14/07/2014 1:02:03 PM It does not really matter what Stiglitz and most economists say they all ignore the effect.....
» 12/07/2014 10:29:09 PM I really placed oil & other energy as the primary and most critical factor, but I overlook.....
» 11/07/2014 1:27:27 PM Yes, interesting, well it the same message all round. The politicians keep saying more GDP.....
» 10/07/2014 10:58:37 PM Incomunuicardo, thanks for the response. The phrase biocapacity is new to me. At a guess I.....
» 10/07/2014 4:33:54 PM Almost everything in this article is WRONG ! I have just read an article that I think anyo.....
» 9/07/2014 10:37:30 PM Airports ? Are still in operation ? I thought they had closed down, or did it move to Badg.....
» 9/07/2014 6:05:27 PM Loudmouth, you are mixing up two incidents as one. There are two boats one with about 50 f.....
» 9/07/2014 5:53:40 PM Hasbeen, I know from experience what a pain the trams are in Melbourne. I cannot comment o.....
» 9/07/2014 4:37:03 PM I agree with Rhosty, rapid rail is practical. To try to adapt to solve the car congestion/.....
» 9/07/2014 3:46:12 PM The boat people intake has been mostly moslem as are the vast majority of Iranians, so the.....
» 9/07/2014 2:58:24 PM Thinking about the 153 aboard the Customs vessel, SM, I think it was, suggested that as t.....
» 9/07/2014 11:41:18 AM This discussion is now redundant. They have admitted they are economic migrants and not as.....
» 9/07/2014 11:25:53 AM The discussion is now redundant as those on the first boat have admitted that they were ec.....
» 8/07/2014 5:48:55 PM Arjay said; they all came down at near free fall speeds which is impossible for aircraft f.....
» 8/07/2014 4:27:26 PM That will do Lester 1, I didn't like Gillard but your language is not what we want here. .....
» 8/07/2014 12:40:29 PM Steele the reason that they can be examined so promptly in this case is that there is no d.....
» 8/07/2014 9:08:50 AM Weird ! The UN HCR website has a page of concern about handing over at sea of asylum seeke.....
» 8/07/2014 8:51:11 AM The usual panic and flat spin is going on. I have seen just one report that the UN Refugee.....
» 7/07/2014 11:14:54 PM Sorry ybgirp, you have got it so wrong. We do not export oil at all, we import 95% of our .....
» 7/07/2014 11:59:59 AM Frankly, I think it is the best news we have heard from the Middle East in years. While ev.....
» 7/07/2014 11:40:48 AM As time goes by there will be winding down of the economy and a change to localisation of .....
» 7/07/2014 11:16:12 AM The reaction against Harris is not surprising and should be expected. It is a feeling of b.....
» 3/07/2014 11:59:20 PM Dan Diver said; …As we know Bazz, the real and abiding problem with Australia is not the .....
» 3/07/2014 11:30:27 PM Well Arjay, I don't know what to say, you have excelled yourself this time. It seems stran.....
» 3/07/2014 5:54:30 PM Rehctub, Soon, when the remaining refineries close, we will import 100% of our fuel and th.....
» 3/07/2014 3:55:37 PM Arjay's link was incomplete; here it is; http://www.cecaust.com.au/bail-in/ I first came.....
» 3/07/2014 3:37:36 PM The author who seems to know so much about the G20 and the IMF must have deliberately left.....
» 3/07/2014 11:13:43 AM China has been buying up oilfields around the world for some time. The first thing to unde.....
» 3/07/2014 10:11:53 AM Diver, I just read Henry Thornton's blog and he illustrates just what is the problem. He d.....
» 3/07/2014 9:59:57 AM Diver Dan, The politicians are still aiming for significant growth. That is the problem i.....
» 3/07/2014 9:22:42 AM The Arabs invaded the Palestinian area back right at the start of Islam. They assert right.....
» 2/07/2014 11:38:30 PM Well Hasbeen, no one can say it will all fall over on 21st March 2017 but what can be said.....
» 2/07/2014 4:41:58 PM Who cares, is a reasonable response. I think we might well be seeing a battle for power be.....
» 2/07/2014 4:16:06 PM Even the town structure that Don describes is ending. Large shopping centres are already s.....
» 30/06/2014 4:53:35 PM Hasbeen, I think you will find like minded people on this site. http://www.carr.org.au/ab.....
» 30/06/2014 8:53:27 AM There is available a "Black Box" that can be installed in any car that holds say.....
» 28/06/2014 2:36:08 PM I recently read the book, The Collapse of Complex Societies. It certainly points up the da.....
» 25/06/2014 3:30:57 PM If the west could line up some alternative oil supply we could just let them get on with i.....
» 25/06/2014 8:09:21 AM Mon Ami Touché Poirot !.....
» 24/06/2014 11:20:25 PM The difference with Turkey is that they are not Arabs and would tend to act more sensibly......
» 24/06/2014 11:04:03 PM Suse; Of course the husbands went along with two loan scheme, they used to think they woul.....
» 24/06/2014 10:53:43 PM 579; And that has been going on for years, No it has not, otherwise the debt would not h.....
» 24/06/2014 6:34:29 PM 579, I think you will find that $36billion in new bonds is to cover old bonds that have ma.....
» 24/06/2014 6:25:28 PM Unintended consequences, Ha! The whole child care system is based on unintended consequenc.....
» 24/06/2014 9:15:49 AM The whole Middle East plus Nth Africa is a mess, basically brought on by their own incompe.....
» 23/06/2014 11:31:40 PM Watch carefully, if the ISIS moves into the south and stops the export of Iraq oil, make .....
» 21/06/2014 12:38:32 PM Thanks Snake, I thought it might be something like that. It could be like other resources .....
» 19/06/2014 11:05:34 PM It is a 1300 year old war, so what is everyone complaining about. Exchanges of territory i.....
» 19/06/2014 10:55:26 PM OK Snake, I have not watched gold prices but as far as shares go I bailed out of them just.....
» 18/06/2014 11:34:07 PM Thanks Snake for the update. I think my now old info was that they were diverting to coppe.....
» 18/06/2014 6:27:44 PM Whoops should have said; Also they do not run into currency regulations with copper......
» 18/06/2014 6:26:26 PM At present the Chinese are not buying gold but they are buying lots of copper instead. The.....
» 17/06/2014 2:53:46 PM 579 said; Paper money is worth what is printed on the note. Until someone says "No .....
» 17/06/2014 2:32:07 PM Rechtub said; The US can always say, we will pay you 60% of the debt, in gold as full set.....
» 17/06/2014 10:36:29 AM This argument has become irrelevant. Once I would not have cared about religion being taug.....
» 17/06/2014 10:12:17 AM Well said Lego ! We have been in a war for centuries but most people do not realise it. W.....
» 16/06/2014 7:27:55 PM Whatever you think about terrorism, Islamic terrorism in particular one factor seldom gets.....
» 16/06/2014 7:09:28 PM The whole problem with child care and the resultant attempts to cope with it goes back to .....
» 16/06/2014 6:48:42 PM Just who are the occupiers ? From long before 0 BC the area was Jewish. Later it became bo.....
» 16/06/2014 6:12:14 PM Just who are the occupiers ? From long before 0 BC the area was Jewish. Later it became bo.....
» 16/06/2014 4:03:55 PM There is a question over gold being held by central banks. Example Germany asked to audit .....
» 16/06/2014 3:47:50 PM Hmmm, well yes Arjay. I remember when Germany asked to audit their gold and was told by th.....
» 15/06/2014 4:53:25 PM Further reading of Collapse of Complex Societies finds that Rome accepted Barbarians as c.....
» 13/06/2014 11:44:44 PM Hmmm, a Federal government, 6 state and one territory government. We have generated a very.....
» 12/06/2014 6:03:14 PM I agree Pericles, you money has never been safe but previously depositors were higher in p.....
» 12/06/2014 3:28:21 PM Hasbeen, don't answer this question; If you have gold and are having it held for safe keep.....
» 10/06/2014 4:10:52 PM All interesting and for once local politics has no part in the discussion. Arjay said; We.....
» 9/06/2014 11:57:12 PM Arjay, As I jave mentioned previously I am reading Joseph Trainter's book The Collapse of.....
» 9/06/2014 11:47:06 PM Arjay, you are about 40 years out of date. The oil companies problem is not suppressing al.....
» 9/06/2014 4:54:23 PM Arjay has a few good points, and when our banks get into trouble, as I am sure they will, .....
» 9/06/2014 4:09:36 PM Ahhh, still arguing about the wrong problem ?.....
» 8/06/2014 2:51:07 PM I am sympathetic to cyclists but I found one local council advisory group I used to attend.....
» 8/06/2014 9:47:24 AM Re the GPS, all you have to do is slip a metal sleeve over the antenna and lo & behold no .....
» 7/06/2014 10:48:46 PM Ho Individual ! They have already thought of that. It has subsided out of sight. Five minu.....
» 5/06/2014 9:19:11 AM Saltpetre, just reread your post. I and some workmates were working with a Dutch engineer.....
» 5/06/2014 9:05:35 AM No Saltpetre, I agree lots of jobs have gone either overseas or to automation and earth mo.....
» 4/06/2014 10:48:56 PM Then Foxy you must call the Chef a liar as he stated on TV that it was a joke menu that on.....
» 4/06/2014 6:10:53 PM Jotiiki, some of the tings you said are correct but others are way off. First the major ex.....
» 4/06/2014 5:02:38 PM Foxy, I am sure that that menu was well and truly discussed here and that you were very aw.....
» 4/06/2014 3:36:11 PM I presume most of you all here did not read between the lines of what I wrote a few days a.....
» 4/06/2014 3:03:04 PM Well Hasbeen, the public servant regulators have never been known for consistency unless .....
» 4/06/2014 12:56:09 PM No Foxy, there was a silence from the left until someone pointed out how quiet they were, .....
» 3/06/2014 1:40:27 PM I know what I have posted above is literally "Beyond the Pale". It is however qu.....
» 3/06/2014 1:26:01 PM I also believe that the 457 visas should go. However the problem of low wages in other cou.....
» 2/06/2014 5:49:41 PM 579, you are right to the extent that the debt has not yet reached the $600B level, but it.....
» 2/06/2014 5:37:57 PM Foxy quote Winston Churchill about equal shares etc. Well I was in Moscow in 1967 and was .....
» 2/06/2014 2:47:45 PM More; The suggestion to reverse park in does not work as the bays are all angle parking so.....
» 2/06/2014 2:25:21 PM 579 & others, I said we are entering an era of zero growth. True, Australia & some others .....
» 2/06/2014 9:59:11 AM I understand Foxies frustration, but the problem is when backing out the dopey drivers spe.....
» 2/06/2014 9:31:44 AM The ravings by Mikk, 579 etc excusing the rorters is pathetic. We have already entered the.....
» 24/05/2014 6:49:12 PM Well Anyway each to his own, but I will bet my worry will overpower yours sometime betwee.....
» 24/05/2014 8:41:45 AM Yes Brian the Insurance companies are in fact the true and ultimate legislators in our wor.....
» 23/05/2014 10:53:30 PM Listen all you Lib/Coalition bashers; It doesn't really matter whether you believe the gov.....
» 23/05/2014 5:28:09 PM I guess that snowfall over the whole continent may offset ice melt. Also ice not in contac.....
» 22/05/2014 10:34:08 PM Producer, Not really it is much more vicious and indeed fraudulent. I am not 100% for the .....
» 22/05/2014 9:31:15 PM Don't be silly 579. Producer, proportional representation as can been seen in the senate .....
» 22/05/2014 4:50:19 PM All these people following the fashion of bashing Tony Abbott will discover at sometime in.....
» 22/05/2014 2:28:15 PM trapdiocan, I do not understand, I thought that the student did not have to pay anything .....
» 21/05/2014 11:47:36 PM I did read the link, though not very deeply. As far as the Antarctic is concerned I don't .....
» 21/05/2014 1:35:55 PM No Ant, I did not factor anything in. It does not matter, if the numbers are wrong the com.....
» 21/05/2014 9:21:08 AM Gawd, you are still arguing about the wrong problem. A long time back it was established t.....
» 16/05/2014 10:44:06 PM Amazing and One Under God must have taken his gardening gloves off as there were no mixed.....
» 16/05/2014 4:12:46 PM All the talk is about the government debt. Add to it the personal and company debt and tha.....
» 16/05/2014 11:59:36 AM You have all got it wrong ! Both parties + the Greens just do not understand what is going.....
» 9/05/2014 9:51:24 AM The real problem is that when the moslems invaded Israel in about 1000 AD plus/minus some.....
» 7/05/2014 9:31:34 AM As soon as I saw the $8 billion to the RBA was included I knew it was an ABC branch of the.....
» 7/05/2014 9:18:05 AM Oh Sung Wu, Well it gets worse. Some say the US system has some support but I just read ye.....
» 5/05/2014 3:08:54 PM Like Foxy I find it dissapointing that both parties have been caught out cheating to use a.....
» 4/05/2014 11:21:03 PM A very depressing article. With numbers like that I can see no alternative for Australia t.....
» 2/05/2014 11:30:28 AM Dick said; Bazz, and BTW, you were in boots and all about "Inside Job", The di.....
» 2/05/2014 11:16:44 AM Paul, I don't understand ! The Greens have been calling for taxes on the rich and now you .....
» 1/05/2014 7:04:01 PM Poirot said; will be another crash....because our system is flawed (and we appear to have.....
» 1/05/2014 4:14:46 PM Well I hope that the government does not have to go back on any promises. However if they .....
» 1/05/2014 8:50:31 AM Oh Gawd, the conspiracy nuts have arrived. Dick the Americans did not invent radar or comp.....
» 1/05/2014 8:35:36 AM Ludwig, Susie & some others are hyperventilating over stopping immigration without having .....
» 30/04/2014 4:54:03 PM Political dogma is of no use if politicians ignore reality. Too much dogma is centred on t.....
» 30/04/2014 3:52:02 PM Poirot, credit card debt is just like governemnt debt. Some is paid for maintenancem ie bu.....
» 30/04/2014 3:42:05 PM Snake, very interesting, I have never looked at it that way before. It does make a lot of .....
» 30/04/2014 11:20:56 AM You are right of course Bec, it has to be an attack on spending as well as income. I am be.....
» 30/04/2014 10:14:05 AM It is hard to call it other than a tax. He must have had a lot of detail about the debt an.....
» 29/04/2014 4:30:22 PM Nhoj is weird, he has the meaning of "politically correct" inverted. Maybe every.....
» 29/04/2014 4:13:29 PM Dick, I think we are already seeing the end of China's climb to prominence. China has been.....
» 29/04/2014 12:23:04 AM I have watched the video Inside Job. I found that there are a number of versions of this f.....
» 28/04/2014 9:41:49 PM Actually Soneofgloin, that information is probably a lot more than they got of the Financi.....
» 28/04/2014 6:54:37 PM Dick Dastardly, just watched the trailer and I think the full film is adjacent. The traile.....
» 28/04/2014 5:52:56 PM No Nhoj, you have it wrong on a couple of counts and you are repeating the financial orien.....
» 28/04/2014 5:12:01 PM Nojh is expressing a business as usual rant. Before long we are going to have a hard time .....
» 28/04/2014 8:57:40 AM Dick Dastardly, There is a graph that I would love to put up here if only it was possible.....
» 27/04/2014 7:15:39 PM Banjo, the figures I stated were just guesses for use from a remembered article but they .....
» 26/04/2014 11:53:05 AM Hasbeen & Rehctub; The problem with gold is that if things got really tough no one would h.....
» 26/04/2014 11:33:35 AM Ahh Saltpetre, surely you haven't swallowed that old one about running cars on water ? It .....
» 26/04/2014 7:50:33 AM Sorry Saltepre & Hasbeen, I should have made clear my figures were guesses from memory of .....
» 25/04/2014 10:57:36 PM As oil will never "run out" priority could be given to a government refinery to .....
» 25/04/2014 10:40:15 PM Perhaps build up a stock of Tim Tams ! Even land is a problem, the government can resume i.....
» 25/04/2014 3:32:09 PM Actually many grey nomads stay in one place for quite some time and then might just move a.....
» 25/04/2014 12:34:49 PM Yuyutsu, Actually I do not think there is any safe place for money. My asset are three sha.....
» 25/04/2014 11:47:35 AM Rehctub, here it is. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-04-24/queensland-motorways-sells-for.....
» 25/04/2014 11:38:19 AM Rehctub, There was an announcement just two days ago about a motorway project I think in Q.....
» 25/04/2014 9:38:08 AM Well Robert of course it won't happen one morning that we get up and find rationing in pl.....
» 25/04/2014 9:01:23 AM It is very dangerous to allow your super to be invested in infrastructure such as airports.....
» 24/04/2014 6:52:41 PM Well Robert what will you do when you can no longer afford the petrol or you are unable to.....
» 24/04/2014 2:05:26 PM Nathan seeing we are already stuck with large suburbs not built close to public transport .....
» 24/04/2014 8:57:16 AM Never mind Nathan, it will not be a case of us leaving our cars but our cars leaving us. T.....
» 24/04/2014 8:43:31 AM REhctub, I am just about at a loss to know what to do about pensions. Ultimately the pensi.....
» 23/04/2014 4:30:15 PM Well Yuyutsu, I think it will depend on the type of community in which you live. Some com.....
» 23/04/2014 3:46:45 PM Actually Ludwig and Rehctub have pointed out what will happen. It is just that they didn'.....
» 22/04/2014 8:35:42 AM Foxy, my son did not have a bad experience, he just did not let on. He left years later wh.....
» 21/04/2014 11:05:35 PM It seems that many here really have no clue about the culture of the ABC. My son started w.....
» 17/04/2014 11:13:24 PM Still arguing about the wrong problem ?.....
» 17/04/2014 11:16:09 AM This thread does not recognise that Islam is not just a religion but a political movement .....
» 16/04/2014 2:07:12 PM Foxy:America has a Presidential system whether the people elect the leader. Not too sure .....
» 15/04/2014 4:23:02 PM Will they never learn ? The era of growth is OVER ! The economists are still pondering abo.....
» 15/04/2014 1:21:56 PM Here we sit awaiting with baited breath the decision of cabinet to build the Badgeries Cr.....
» 15/04/2014 12:35:02 PM Individual, my post just before yours, has the implications that all the cutbacks you list.....
» 15/04/2014 11:55:41 AM Foxy, the polls do reflect the opinions of those polled but those opinions are generated b.....
» 9/04/2014 5:55:04 PM osung wu, I understand what you are asking. It seems to be a carry over from when he first.....
» 9/04/2014 4:32:27 PM Well as to whether safety is related to recovery, unless you get recovery you cannot find.....
» 8/04/2014 11:00:45 PM Legalisation won't stop the criminals, they will just switch to something else. There is n.....
» 8/04/2014 3:47:04 PM Newbs, surely you are not serious ? On that principle perhaps I should be demanding compen.....
» 8/04/2014 8:13:32 AM Well that link from OTB was interesting. The effect may follow a half life curve so if de.....
» 7/04/2014 9:43:43 PM Oh Brian, I would not have a clue......
» 7/04/2014 4:52:43 PM I was about to ask that question whether it could cause lung cancer. The TV program RBT se.....
» 7/04/2014 4:35:50 PM We are spending much money on road works and the planning documents do not even consider w.....
» 7/04/2014 4:15:35 PM Just how long into the future should we apply indigenous legislation ? 10 years ? 50 years.....
» 7/04/2014 3:58:03 PM Again, you are all worrying about the wrong problem; First, our population should not exc.....
» 7/04/2014 3:43:57 PM The Ukraine is not a gas exporter but an importer. At present there is talk of reversing t.....
» 7/04/2014 3:25:30 PM Well anyone using it after legalisation should have to surrender their drivers and or pilo.....
» 7/04/2014 3:13:05 PM It's True ! Its True ! It is not just the Labour Party that has gone stark raving MAD !.....
» 7/04/2014 8:35:41 AM I think some people do not understand why preferential voting is used. Its purpose to prev.....
» 7/04/2014 7:38:27 AM Malcolm said; Nothing, once again, to do with population. You believe that ?.....
» 6/04/2014 4:14:36 PM Ha Ha Robert, yes it is surprising how often the media run away with figures like that. Or.....
» 6/04/2014 3:57:26 PM OK Plantagenet, last that I heard was that Inmarsat has shifted its area a bit south and .....
» 6/04/2014 1:40:01 PM The author asked this question; including how well-placed Australia would be in such a cr.....
» 6/04/2014 12:55:06 PM Another article by someone who does not realise that globalisation is coming to and end. I.....
» 6/04/2014 12:46:49 PM I find it ludicrous that this discussion should proceed while at the same time as the pres.....
» 6/04/2014 12:28:59 PM Still arguing about our AGW/nonAGW problem ? All the while as it becomes a secondary consi.....
» 6/04/2014 11:26:59 AM BTW, the reported pulse rate of 37500 pulses per second seems high to me. Does anyone kno.....
» 6/04/2014 11:20:10 AM The latest bit of news about the black box signal being reported in Chinese newspapers inj.....
» 6/04/2014 11:11:42 AM There are certainly some way out speculations here. It is quite simple, Inmarsat using Dop.....
» 5/04/2014 11:13:35 PM Gawd there are some ding-a-lings on here ! I have been away in Perth for a week and to com.....
» 25/03/2014 8:27:39 PM speegster, you miss the point, they are not under any threat from whence they came. They a.....
» 25/03/2014 4:21:35 PM Rehctub, I have given just a few talks on peak oil and its effects. I notice an effect th.....
» 24/03/2014 10:18:16 PM Yes, Sonofgloin, there is nothing in it for us. The sad part is there is no political part.....
» 24/03/2014 5:47:34 PM It is quite simple really. 100% of these boat people are better economic seekers. They hav.....
» 24/03/2014 5:29:51 PM Sam, like many others you were misled by your school as most have Mercadors projection w.....
» 24/03/2014 8:38:55 AM The intensity of CSG mining would be much less if we were catering for our own usage. Beca.....
» 20/03/2014 3:13:54 PM Just had a thought, (yes it does happen). Most people in super funds put some of their sup.....
» 18/03/2014 9:53:51 PM GDP, however you define it, becomes some actual money that you can use to lend either dir.....
» 18/03/2014 4:27:17 PM Yebigo, be realistic, why couldn't it be that the US knows nothing ? It is quite apparent .....
» 18/03/2014 8:27:38 AM Yes Plantagenet, it is known as the Sudanten principle as advocated by A Hitler. It was a.....
» 18/03/2014 8:16:31 AM Is there a way to divide GDP into Productive activity or Overheads activity ? That seems t.....
» 17/03/2014 10:51:30 PM Like you all I have wondered what has happened. Just one piece of information that I picke.....
» 17/03/2014 10:22:05 PM We have heard how many voted to join Russia. How many voted to stay with the Uktaine ? er.....
» 17/03/2014 7:09:36 AM No Ludwig not pseudoeconomists but real economists, and that is the source of problem. Pol.....
» 16/03/2014 9:40:01 PM Ludwig, population increase cannot produce growth,unless perhaps they are put to work in c.....
» 16/03/2014 8:39:26 AM JF Aus, I think you misunderstood my last post. There is no justification for a Very Fast .....
» 15/03/2014 4:07:46 PM JF Aus, We will need a faster interstate and intrastate train service but the VFT is now o.....
» 15/03/2014 11:29:54 AM Rehctub, the problem of allowing the government to use super for infrastructure means you .....
» 15/03/2014 8:50:32 AM 579 are you one of those who think you were going to get the speed that Labour promised ?.....
» 15/03/2014 8:38:34 AM Rehcub, there has been a lot of talk on how government should get access to super funds fo.....
» 14/03/2014 10:58:43 PM Don't worry Ludwig, it ain't gonna happen. Growth is dependant on energy, nothing else jus.....
» 14/03/2014 2:57:08 PM Hunger is a very strict taskmaster......
» 13/03/2014 2:58:52 PM Hasbeen, transport cost is the main parameter that will kill globalisation and the cost is.....
» 12/03/2014 10:21:05 PM I don't think any of us have clear ideas on the way to organise our industry. Anyone who d.....
» 12/03/2014 12:43:20 PM No Hasbeen it is TGAR, better known as "The Great Australian Ripoff". Just like .....
» 12/03/2014 11:47:14 AM Clems plan is fine but it is based on a "Business as Usual" era. Already it is t.....
» 11/03/2014 10:39:28 AM Suzieonline; Would you have taken offense if your face had been put on the dog ?.....
» 11/03/2014 10:26:56 AM 579 And whats more you cannot park that car in underground car parks. Fluo light flicks &g.....
» 11/03/2014 10:18:25 AM Poirot, I read the link you gave but I soon realised he did not know what he was talking .....
» 11/03/2014 9:46:21 AM Not that it matters very much but I will remain skeptical until they use the correct amoun.....
» 11/03/2014 8:01:39 AM The ABC is notorious for offensive language and poor taste and is a result of staffing the.....
» 10/03/2014 6:17:08 PM What has been happening in the US is a symptom of the decline that can be seen in other pa.....
» 10/03/2014 5:30:13 PM Yes Hasbeen; Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned ! Well will Tony grasp the nettle, hm.....
» 10/03/2014 5:12:55 PM No, it all part of the oil industry wishful thinking. Despite all that advances that have .....
» 10/03/2014 3:42:05 PM Here you all go again ! Arguing about the wrong problem !.....
» 10/03/2014 2:33:38 PM Aussie Boy said; rehctub do you work for liberal or something have you not seen the damag.....
» 10/03/2014 2:00:14 PM The whole thing has the smell of Hitler's Sudetenland invasion and the seizure of parts o.....
» 8/03/2014 1:17:37 PM Rawmustard, hmmm, I found it straight forward and if you are just going to use graphical .....
» 8/03/2014 12:23:40 PM Yes, OUG, I agree with raw Mustard, get yourself a Linux CD from the front of a Linux maga.....
» 7/03/2014 10:36:38 AM Where can I buy one ? I can't ? Why ? I would have thought Joe or his mates would be flat.....
» 6/03/2014 9:04:21 AM Jayb: Well consumption has to equal production as any storage would fill up very quick or .....
» 5/03/2014 9:55:32 PM A bit of simple arithmetic. World consumption of oil = 89 million barrel per day. Decline.....
» 5/03/2014 9:39:48 PM o sung wu, I think we are OK till 2017 but after that as the Bakken & Eagle Forge tight f.....
» 5/03/2014 9:19:28 PM Ah, OUG, how does it run in your car ? Does it perform well in cold weather ? Does it dilu.....
» 5/03/2014 5:38:05 PM Well Osung Wu, there is a Federal plan to control fuel supplies in an emergency, I have a .....
» 5/03/2014 11:09:29 AM I think that would be too early Robert. Possibly enough for emergency services provided of.....
» 4/03/2014 10:11:37 PM Jayb, the OECD requires all member countries to hold in tanks reserves of three months con.....
» 4/03/2014 10:04:15 PM Aussie Boys original question was; What Happens to Australia when world oil reserves run l.....
» 4/03/2014 9:25:43 PM O Sung Wu said; Absolutely ! Without any refining capacity we're at the mercy of overseas .....
» 4/03/2014 9:13:50 PM Jayb, there are 100s of thousands of dry capped wells around the world and some no doubt w.....
» 4/03/2014 6:39:05 PM This is the second time recently that I have heard that Australia imports 90% of our fuel.....
» 4/03/2014 8:24:22 AM Indiv said: I think this is way beyond Abbott & Rudd My suspicion is with the shareholder.....
» 3/03/2014 10:13:38 PM Russia has Europe by the gas pipeline throat ! Russia can shut down European industry over.....
» 3/03/2014 5:20:54 PM It is interesting that there was almost no comment on the Chinese Navy circumnavigating In.....
» 3/03/2014 4:35:32 PM An interesting figure I have seen is that you would use more fuel driving to Brisbane that.....
» 3/03/2014 3:52:22 PM A lot of the criticism is aimed at Joyce. Well what the airline expects when they intervie.....
» 27/02/2014 3:43:00 PM OUG, a readable post ! Keep it up and I might start reading your posts again......
» 26/02/2014 3:32:32 PM Belly, I think there is optimism in the share market inhabitants. They generally think the.....
» 26/02/2014 1:52:49 PM No Hasbeen, they do really believe it. It is sometimes called lack of commonsense and some.....
» 26/02/2014 7:25:44 AM I note that Virgin is also operating at a loss, so I wonder how long before they are looki.....
» 25/02/2014 7:24:54 PM It is a step towards the end of the airline. It will still take a long time, but it is ine.....
» 25/02/2014 12:34:45 PM I think it has got past the need of any positive action from the "West". I am in.....
» 25/02/2014 11:54:50 AM I know that my reaction is the same as many others; Oh no, not again ! Unfortunately this.....
» 25/02/2014 9:59:23 AM Ludwig, you & I have been pushing our respective hobby horses for some time but certainly .....
» 24/02/2014 9:52:15 PM Shaggy Dog, are making an unconscious pun ? Or maybe a joke ? Spade is an older English,.....
» 24/02/2014 7:32:31 PM Because the Indonesians say they are now your problem......
» 24/02/2014 7:23:45 PM Banjo, I would put them on a plane and send them and if Indonesia sends them back I would.....
» 24/02/2014 11:31:01 AM If you follow the link to the original document and read the final paragraph you will see .....
» 24/02/2014 10:56:51 AM I agree with part of Paul's comment. I think it is pointless to open another overseas dete.....
» 22/02/2014 10:34:52 PM The problem appears to be that they knew where their ship was but they were uncertain whe.....
» 22/02/2014 12:15:35 PM Yes Paul1405, unfortunately there is no real solution except to send them back from whence.....
» 22/02/2014 9:33:05 AM Paul1405 has a point. I think Manus is not sufficiently, what is the word ?, I don't want .....
» 22/02/2014 8:39:39 AM O Sung Wu, my wife's cousin is a prison officer and he confirms that the same violent atti.....
» 21/02/2014 12:42:38 PM Foxy, sigh, the link doesn't change anything. Islam is still the belligerent political mov.....
» 21/02/2014 10:22:03 AM eerrr, didn't he plead guilty ?.....
» 21/02/2014 10:05:05 AM 579, don't get exited about the ups & downs, we are on the bumpy plateau......
» 21/02/2014 6:29:31 AM Suzie, the problem is that Foxy like many want to believe the best in others. Well that is.....
» 20/02/2014 8:48:59 PM No Wooley it will just deflate......
» 20/02/2014 8:47:10 PM Foxy, of course I know that Islam is a large religion. That is exactly the problem. Wolfs .....
» 20/02/2014 8:30:54 PM Belly, true we are now racist. Why is it so ? Very simple, it has been earned. Those on .....
» 20/02/2014 5:57:33 PM Foxy said; Don't attack the messenger. Didn't know I was attacking any messenger. The ma.....
» 20/02/2014 5:34:28 PM You are right Belly in that the problem is not owned by any particular party, but politici.....
» 20/02/2014 1:51:47 PM Those who look at this problem through rose coloured glasses should consider the statement.....
» 20/02/2014 1:13:44 PM Woolby & Rehctub, It is simpler than that. With falling Australian crude oil input the co.....
» 20/02/2014 9:31:24 AM Wolly B. Our oil production fell from near 1 million barrels a day in 2000. It is now 450,.....
» 20/02/2014 9:10:52 AM Jardine, all the fiddling with money & its derivatives is desperation actions by economist.....
» 20/02/2014 8:56:33 AM I remember that a long while back negative gearing was removed and rental property just e.....
» 19/02/2014 4:55:07 PM Syd seems to understand that there is a new problem but does not say what he thinks it is......
» 19/02/2014 3:52:12 PM You are probably correct on tax reform. I am no expert there, but I can see there is a pro.....
» 19/02/2014 3:29:50 PM Well Rehctub, perhaps the wages increased by only 100%. I don't have the figures, do you ?.....
» 19/02/2014 12:41:10 PM Doesn't matter how you twist it Rehctub, the market priced to the amount of money availabl.....
» 19/02/2014 10:53:14 AM Agree Rehctub, but even those who suggest 20% be retained for our use are unaware of what .....
» 19/02/2014 10:38:41 AM I don't know what Knight did but I point out that we imprison for life the insane. It seem.....
» 19/02/2014 10:21:01 AM Well yes Rehctub, that is exactly what happened. It is the old old story, the market sets .....
» 18/02/2014 3:54:28 PM No Rehctub, the reason houses shot up in price is the old more money higher prices syndrom.....
» 18/02/2014 7:40:18 AM The situation in China will drive our property market either up or down. I attended a numb.....
» 14/02/2014 2:46:05 PM For those following this thread here is an article that says better than I can pretty muc.....
» 13/02/2014 11:04:41 PM Yes Hollywood Dan, it is amazing the number of times you get stories that there is plenty .....
» 13/02/2014 10:41:58 PM Snake, I gave up reading One Under God some time ago. I just skip it. Re the supermarkets.....
» 13/02/2014 1:47:09 PM Doesn't matter, it is all irrelevant. There are bigger fish to fry. It is not important. .....
» 13/02/2014 1:04:00 PM You are right Ludwig, dampening demand is most helpful. The US since the GFC has reduced i.....
» 13/02/2014 12:42:29 PM Snake said: We live in a capitalist environment, while certainly not perfect, is certainl.....
» 13/02/2014 8:39:45 AM Yes SD you are right. If they could get the city terminal organised so local trucks could .....
» 13/02/2014 8:05:31 AM Yes Lib of Upway, we should be starting on the big job of converting our truck & car fleet.....
» 12/02/2014 9:16:18 PM That's it Josephus, it is everyone decides for himself. It is otherwise known as anarchy. .....
» 12/02/2014 6:03:03 PM Rehctub, you are right of course it is cheaper to send by truck but at that will change as.....
» 12/02/2014 5:50:26 PM Yuyutsu, I can't decide if you are joking or not. It was written by a paedophile bushrange.....
» 12/02/2014 5:42:12 PM What Don Aiken failed to mention was that US oil production did peak in 1970 ! It has neve.....
» 12/02/2014 3:40:25 PM Yuyutsu said; Do you actually believe that God ordered them to be xenophobic? The Koran d.....
» 11/02/2014 2:44:14 PM Rehctub, why would we want to retain the plant ? By plant I presume you mean all the machi.....
» 11/02/2014 8:46:08 AM Yes Belly, the doorstops are very bland and will continue to be so while ever both parties.....
» 10/02/2014 10:37:18 PM An interesting observation. Could the decisions by the whole car manufacturing industry in.....
» 10/02/2014 10:01:53 PM Yuyutsu said, If you close the stable doors now, you will still find me inside, as well a.....
» 10/02/2014 6:27:45 PM Oh yes Jayb and why have they all not rushed up there ? Instead they have been drilling $b.....
» 10/02/2014 4:34:40 PM Banjo agree with you. Only the PC would be dopey enough not to......
» 10/02/2014 4:32:07 PM Well thats it, Toyota pulls the plug ! 2017 is the go date. Now watch Tony Abbott get the .....
» 10/02/2014 3:43:37 PM Denisaf, I suspect it will be at least 15 years before they will be parking them in the de.....
» 10/02/2014 2:19:46 PM Yes Ludwig, the demand side has to be attacked as well. It is looking like the crunch will.....
» 10/02/2014 1:44:50 PM Ahhh, I forgot to ask, was the marriage registered ? I'll bet quids it wasn't......
» 10/02/2014 1:42:15 PM This man came with a student visa to Australia to study at Newcastle University. Why then .....
» 10/02/2014 8:09:56 AM from the Heartland Institute, a right-wing think Here we go again. No wonder there is so.....
» 9/02/2014 12:39:34 PM What Everald demonstrates is the total disconnect between government and reality with rega.....
» 9/02/2014 8:20:51 AM The Emperor certainly has no clothes, but no matter, the whole argument is irrelevant anyw.....
» 8/02/2014 10:28:55 PM Paul, Amazing, Gillard sells her soul for power and you try to excuse it as a change of ci.....
» 8/02/2014 4:07:16 PM Belly, you did not read carefully enough. The difference between Howard & Gillard was Howa.....
» 8/02/2014 3:34:13 PM I must state at the outset I am no expert on airlines but having read a few items on the n.....
» 8/02/2014 2:14:14 PM Yebiga, everything you said could be true or false, it does not matter a fig. The game is .....
» 8/02/2014 1:46:50 PM Some on here seem to think a politician should NEVER change his mind ! To compare Howard'.....
» 8/02/2014 9:29:07 AM Warmair, It is on the University of Uppsala Global Energy Systems web site. I no longer h.....
» 8/02/2014 9:15:47 AM YEBIGA, the word you are looking for is "Overheads"......
» 8/02/2014 9:12:11 AM Paul said; I know that, but it does not diminish the fact Howard made such a promise, and.....
» 7/02/2014 4:22:16 PM Rehctub, anyone who reviews taxes has got to consider every tax so that you can examine th.....
» 7/02/2014 2:16:17 PM Paul1405 said; Despite an iron clad promise from "Honest" Johnny Howard that the.....
» 7/02/2014 1:50:03 PM If SPC borrowed $50,000,000 from the banks, the banks would make sure SPC sorted out the p.....
» 7/02/2014 9:21:20 AM Joe Hockey has announced the entitlement era is over. He said re SPC that the government w.....
» 6/02/2014 9:10:38 PM One more point, I read what Joe Hockey said about government financial support of companie.....
» 6/02/2014 9:02:24 PM Warmair, the only problem is the models use the wrong amount value in each of the three pr.....
» 6/02/2014 10:42:58 AM Rehctub, well I wonder which public servant would be appointed as CEO ? Hmmm, well actuall.....
» 6/02/2014 9:21:50 AM The source of the conscience worry is that SPC processes food. Once the trees are chopped .....
» 6/02/2014 7:36:59 AM It seems to be a fashion to abuse Abbott at every opportunity, and the latest liar accusat.....
» 5/02/2014 2:20:58 PM Oh Dear, Oh Dear ! Still arguing about the wrong problem !.....
» 5/02/2014 10:42:58 AM Somewhat related to what we have been discussing about globalisation. The export of our na.....
» 4/02/2014 11:06:45 PM Pericles; Well I would not press that globalisation won't work in a low or zero growth eco.....
» 4/02/2014 10:23:31 PM Re Chernobyl, a friend of mine was at the International Atomic Commission in Vienna in 195.....
» 4/02/2014 3:51:53 PM Well John, I hope you are right about the possibility of nuclear. No, I don't worry much a.....
» 4/02/2014 11:37:18 AM Just in case anyone thinks I am talking through my hat about the energy problem and in par.....
» 4/02/2014 10:23:37 AM Pericles, I find myself largely in agreement with your post. Quote: >>To me globalis.....
» 4/02/2014 10:10:44 AM No Belly, I did not think you were advocating boiling down penguins, it was a joke ! OK on.....
» 4/02/2014 9:45:37 AM Cont: So you can see our problem; 1. Flog of all the gas we have 2. Sell none of it & use .....
» 4/02/2014 9:43:55 AM Interesting thread. It should be remembered that Oilprice.com is a part of the oil & gas i.....
» 3/02/2014 3:07:42 PM Ha, yes Belly I know what you are saying. Well electricity price may fall, perhaps because.....
» 3/02/2014 1:16:17 PM To me globalisation means manufacturing where cheapest and shipping the goods around the w.....
» 3/02/2014 12:48:32 PM Yuyutsu, well 579 answered most of your questions. However the plant is setup for a market.....
» 3/02/2014 8:11:29 AM Globalisation is already ending. It seems to have started with the production of furniture.....
» 3/02/2014 7:16:29 AM Ludwig, I can't put a date on it, it was some time ago, perhaps one or two years ago. Perh.....
» 2/02/2014 4:07:24 PM Suzie said; Israel, given that they continue on with an ancient 'war' with their neighbou.....
» 2/02/2014 3:50:56 PM There are a few comments here that I think need notice. First Indonesia was until about 20.....
» 2/02/2014 9:45:12 AM Yuyutsu, Quick answer, not wholey. Cocoa Cola owns 24% of CC Amatil, the rest is held by a.....
» 1/02/2014 10:04:22 PM The SPC board is meeting on 18th February, lets wait and see if they pull the plug. That i.....
» 1/02/2014 9:55:56 PM Ludwig, it was the minister in NSW stating that it would be the policy. It got quite heavy.....
» 1/02/2014 9:39:17 PM Suazie & others, It was Catholic soldiers at the gates of Vienna that beat back the Islami.....
» 1/02/2014 10:17:55 AM It is the traffic authorities statement that there will be no tolerance that is the proble.....
» 31/01/2014 10:10:24 PM Warmair, if the govt did buy it for $1 then the operators would have an operating plant wi.....
» 31/01/2014 3:30:41 PM If CC Amatil pulls the plug then the government should buy it for $1 and try and organise .....
» 31/01/2014 2:44:57 PM Redux, re BMW etc, yes but I cannot afford to buy their cars. I used to buy Volvos but the.....
» 31/01/2014 12:06:26 PM Rubbish Belly, it does not matter a hoot what any politician says or does, the whole syste.....
» 31/01/2014 9:36:32 AM The only possible solution is to remove the cheap labour content in the things that we buy.....
» 30/01/2014 10:07:19 PM I see another sacred cow is off to the slaughter house. Pity, if any I would like to see S.....
» 30/01/2014 3:50:48 PM I wonder if there are any figures on how many watch the Australia TV ? Still $225 million .....
» 30/01/2014 1:32:36 PM Rehctub, Some industries started moving back to the US when bunker fuel started to get mor.....
» 30/01/2014 9:05:02 AM Steel Redux, I would love to have an electric car. I am possibly the only one here that ha.....
» 29/01/2014 9:48:50 AM 579, what makes you think even the old age pension will survive ? Without any mitigation p.....
» 29/01/2014 9:14:49 AM 579, it does not really matter whether they were coal or gas, they have to be kept spinnin.....
» 29/01/2014 8:37:06 AM Thanks Jayb, that is interesting, Centrelink could take it up officially. Many retail orga.....
» 28/01/2014 10:08:11 PM Jayb said; Skilled people are placed with firms until they find employment. Not necessari.....
» 28/01/2014 12:57:33 PM The police action in fining for just one km over the speed limit is challengeable. If your.....
» 28/01/2014 10:59:04 AM Many good suggestions here, do it while the government has the money. Local councils have .....
» 28/01/2014 10:33:28 AM But to get back to the subject, which I think maybe what Belly was on about; We have a mu.....
» 28/01/2014 10:12:43 AM Belly; as indicated in my post I was replying to 579, read his. Rehctub said; Bazz, the l.....
» 27/01/2014 3:26:55 PM 579 said; We had generators laying idle even though it was 5 of the hottest days ever. No.....
» 26/01/2014 6:06:45 PM 579, it is a matter of scale, sure it is quite feasible to have a couple of million solar .....
» 25/01/2014 8:31:19 AM Who's the dreamer? I am afraid, that it is you Wobbles. The government was bound to upset .....
» 23/01/2014 4:08:26 PM Ahhh well 579 & some others what you do note take into account is; YOU DO NOT HAVE THE MO.....
» 23/01/2014 1:39:07 PM Yuyutsu, If it goes the way I think it will, the Transition Town way, life will not be to.....
» 23/01/2014 10:53:50 AM Jodelie, the scenario you posed as to what happened means that the commander of the navy s.....
» 23/01/2014 7:41:46 AM It will not be all bad news. People do adapt, and I don't doubt that the retirement age wi.....
» 22/01/2014 10:29:44 PM Hmmm, Middle East passports with Australian residential visa stamp ?.....
» 22/01/2014 4:11:41 PM I do not have a solution and I think it will take the wisdom of Solomon to come up with a .....
» 22/01/2014 9:25:57 AM On this subject Belly there is plenty of room for co-operation, and a non political approa.....
» 20/01/2014 12:57:04 PM If I were a smuggler I would move to the next obvious business development and form an all.....
» 20/01/2014 12:42:19 PM Pericles, your point is fine except that you expect others to pay the costs of the smokers.....
» 19/01/2014 10:23:44 PM Hey there are illegal migrant travel agents organising it all from here ! A couple got bus.....
» 19/01/2014 10:10:16 PM The Sri Lankens come direct by boat. The others come by plane to Malaysia or Indonesia as .....
» 19/01/2014 10:02:29 PM I am reminded of a skit I heard on the radio; Sir Walter Raleigh rings up Sir Francis Drak.....
» 19/01/2014 4:31:37 PM Yes thats right. However they were in breach of quite a lot of international law of the se.....
» 19/01/2014 10:21:32 AM Some seem to have forgotten that the Malaysian deal was we send 800 to them and they send .....
» 18/01/2014 2:46:34 PM What puzzles me is that the Navy does not have computer program running that checks the GP.....
» 18/01/2014 7:30:38 AM The choice was between Show Pony or Workhorse. Which did you select ?.....
» 17/01/2014 8:08:26 PM Well the Indonesians have ships there now, then we can withdraw ours back to outside Indon.....
» 17/01/2014 7:32:56 PM Don't worry Arjay, all those power centres you are so concerned about will lose all their .....
» 17/01/2014 3:51:51 PM Belly, Malaysia, through which most of them transit, could stop the whole thing overnigh.....
» 17/01/2014 3:40:56 PM Goodness me some people think the Chinese and the Indonesians will fall over in a heat of .....
» 17/01/2014 1:15:17 PM The confusing posts here miss one rather important event. The whole thing is quite likely .....
» 17/01/2014 9:23:17 AM Or better still stay out of Indonesian Rescue zone and if they sink, well we were not ther.....
» 17/01/2014 9:21:32 AM Just heard the government has apologised for inadvertently entering Indonesian waters. If .....
» 17/01/2014 8:10:08 AM SPQR, I doubt that the Indonesians will turn up because if they did then the Australian ve.....
» 17/01/2014 7:52:52 AM Yes Rehctub, the hypocrisy that is being exhibited is overwhelming. The contrived anger an.....
» 16/01/2014 9:32:42 PM Ah well Loudmouth that is the question ! I saw a program fairly recently with Steven Hawki.....
» 16/01/2014 12:59:32 PM Loudmouth, The bang, expansion, slowdown, contraction, bang again theory has been I belie.....
» 15/01/2014 3:10:37 PM I heard Christopher Pine speak on the review. He mentioned Australia's position in Asia. .....
» 15/01/2014 2:41:00 PM Before the "Big Bang" there was no time. Hawkins.....
» 14/01/2014 9:31:08 AM The indication of guilty conscience or not is clearly indicated by the opposition to the F.....
» 14/01/2014 8:46:42 AM You have all missed the point ! There is a long standing law against citizens of a countr.....
» 11/01/2014 1:22:21 PM Suzie, have you stopped beating your husband ?.....
» 11/01/2014 10:08:42 AM Seems to me that there are a lot of half cocked triggers going off here. Nowhere have I he.....
» 10/01/2014 1:43:16 PM Doesn't really matter whether AGW due to CO2 is true or not. Note CO2 emissions in the US .....
» 10/01/2014 10:19:51 AM Belly, I have to support Banjo's comment to you about the lack of daily briefings. It is u.....
» 10/01/2014 7:53:18 AM Errr Belly, you have not heard about the boats because there are none to hear about ! An.....
» 9/01/2014 2:37:18 PM Oh My Gawd, those that oppose the government have completely gone round the bend. They see.....
» 9/01/2014 9:24:00 AM Thanks Plantagenet, I am not familiar with the whole nuclear possibilities. There does see.....
» 8/01/2014 10:08:18 PM I don't know how far up the Labour Party hierarchy Belly operated but he is probably typic.....
» 8/01/2014 9:47:28 PM Indeed Josephus, they have, but at the root of their problem is the custom of marrying the.....
» 8/01/2014 8:29:19 AM Well Belly, think of it like this; There is an ideal water temperature for a bath. If it i.....
» 8/01/2014 8:21:13 AM Noel, how do you know all about the economics of thorium reactors when they are still unde.....
» 8/01/2014 8:07:59 AM Paul, I think it is bloody stupid ! Note the different atmosphere in Protestant church ga.....
» 7/01/2014 9:46:20 PM A bit clever Pericles, Not sure if you are just pulling my leg or your serious. Religion .....
» 7/01/2014 3:12:44 PM The financial & Insurance risk does seem excessive. Perhaps a halt on uranium reactors whi.....
» 7/01/2014 2:49:04 PM Re the seriousness of adultery in historic times; Considering most marriages were arrange.....
» 6/01/2014 3:12:00 PM OSW, as you point out the resources, and in this case, land, would be very tempting to a d.....
» 6/01/2014 10:45:44 AM If the current "surge" of outright warfare, including Iraq at present, continues.....
» 5/01/2014 10:21:17 PM After the present concentration on Sunni/Shiite warfare I do not think they will take on t.....
» 5/01/2014 6:58:23 PM Foxy, I am afraid that you like most Americans you have been led up the garden path of a g.....
» 5/01/2014 5:47:31 PM The proposal is an attempt to avoid fighting the last war. What needs to be taken into acc.....
» 5/01/2014 1:11:15 PM News from a couple of days ago; The sun has flipped over, the poles have reversed. DEEP S.....
» 5/01/2014 12:53:40 PM Belly said; We are seeing a world seemingly unable to fix its self and that may bring abou.....
» 5/01/2014 12:11:48 PM Jon R; The problem is the Koran teaches them that there is no value in "western".....
» 4/01/2014 6:00:42 PM Trying to read between the lines, if the Russians first thought the bombers were women, bu.....
» 4/01/2014 3:27:39 PM Well not much point in being polite here is it ?.....
» 4/01/2014 1:33:16 PM Spindoc said; and yet ask such dumb questions as “What is the relationship between that or.....
» 4/01/2014 12:55:26 PM IT GETS WORSE ! I have been informed that converting the UN into a world government is sti.....
» 4/01/2014 12:41:50 PM David Holmgren has published a paper in which he advocates the eliberate sabotage of the e.....
» 4/01/2014 10:09:22 AM I do think that Aus Post is one of the few businesses that should stay in government owner.....
» 4/01/2014 9:29:43 AM Paul, I read that Prepper link that Ls Mise gave. http://www.aussurvivalist.com/ Interesti.....
» 4/01/2014 8:40:35 AM I keep asking what I now suspect must be "an inconvenient question" that is; &q.....
» 3/01/2014 11:27:53 PM Is it true that the earth has been warming for the last 300 years ? Anyway it doesn't mat.....
» 3/01/2014 11:16:05 PM Plantagenet said, I can't claim to understand the financial system-banking changes involve.....
» 3/01/2014 11:00:53 PM Geoffrey Kelly, I wondered if it might have been the same. I did not know for sure what .....
» 2/01/2014 9:04:29 PM Yes Paul, I have seen the Preppers, yes they are a strange mob. Some seem quite sensible b.....
» 2/01/2014 3:08:56 PM Spindoc, what is the UCFCCC ? Don't think I have seen that acronym previously. There will.....
» 2/01/2014 10:39:54 AM SPQR said; "We at the UN have a dire situation on our hands. Calathumpia's soil is .....
» 2/01/2014 10:14:02 AM Plantagenet, I have actually read part of the draft that someone had accessed but it was u.....
» 2/01/2014 8:40:06 AM Yes Wantok, it is very true, they only say there was consultation. I would like to see som.....
» 2/01/2014 8:21:44 AM Plantagenet you just don't see it. All Muslems, are under suspicion. What is unreasonable .....
» 1/01/2014 3:02:39 PM Well, well, it is a well known tactic to abuse your opponent when you are losing a debate......
» 1/01/2014 11:39:07 AM David G said with a mouthful of multiculturalism; the Islamic Empire was the only civiliz.....
» 1/01/2014 9:29:39 AM Interesting Robert, there is certainly a lot of people donating a lot of money, so it is s.....
» 31/12/2013 10:20:00 PM Hasbeen A lawyer is bound to put the best case he can from the information given to him by.....
» 31/12/2013 3:54:35 PM I have read that there have been a number of court cases that have tried to establish that.....
» 31/12/2013 3:45:55 PM Perhaps people are beginning to understand that there is an ongoing war since around 500AD.....
» 30/12/2013 9:18:22 PM Me worry ? No, global warming is of no concern whether true or false. However being fair s.....
» 30/12/2013 7:00:37 PM Hello Ian, a very long time since I have seen or heard you. I also find the variable level.....
» 30/12/2013 6:43:22 PM Likewise I am very suspicious of this treaty. I have read one part of it but the language .....
» 30/12/2013 6:07:39 PM Well the whole AGW business is now up for grabs. The US's National Oceanic and Atmospheric.....
» 27/12/2013 10:32:01 AM Lego, there has to be a modification to what you are stating about race. DNA within some r.....
» 27/12/2013 10:18:43 AM To those of you think I have lost the plot, I now find I am in good scientific company. T.....
» 26/12/2013 10:11:37 PM When will they realise that it doesn't matter whether global warming is real or not. It ha.....
» 26/12/2013 2:56:40 PM Heavens above, some people are babies in the woods ! Does anyone really think GM decided b.....
» 26/12/2013 2:06:38 PM The questions I pose; Are the human rights organisations Quislings ? Where will they stand.....
» 26/12/2013 10:15:04 AM Oh dear oh dear; Agenda 21, the greens, etc are all worrying about the wrong problem. Now .....
» 25/12/2013 9:39:56 PM I see a strong similarity between Islam and the National Socialist Party. Both are antide.....
» 24/12/2013 2:55:11 PM Tristan is totally clueless as to what is really going on around him. Unfortunately both p.....
» 24/12/2013 2:27:59 PM The debate about nuclear power is similar to what the US Navy would do if Iran blocked the.....
» 24/12/2013 1:23:09 PM I did not think I would see the economic failure of nuclear energy in my lifetime. I was w.....
» 24/12/2013 8:21:55 AM Chris, your comment is too mild. It is not that the left fails to recognise the right's pa.....
» 23/12/2013 1:12:06 PM Aaahhh, yes there is one !.....
» 23/12/2013 9:48:14 AM No of course not SPQR, it is just that if you are white, male over 50 then you are fair ga.....
» 23/12/2013 9:33:03 AM I meant to add; It seems that the vociferous left always knows better than the rest of us.....
» 23/12/2013 9:30:16 AM I know absolutely nothing of Tim Wilson but the criticism seems itself to be a denial of h.....
» 23/12/2013 7:53:09 AM Spot on Lego and you have touched the reason for the proposed amendment. Just because you .....
» 22/12/2013 10:47:49 AM The author completed his article with a lie in the very last line; These are the laws the.....
» 19/12/2013 1:42:27 PM Has no one read Hockey's message ? It is in there if you want to think about it. He has a.....
» 19/12/2013 1:31:16 PM Sorry Paul, I think I misjudged you. I presumed you knew why the RBA has large funds avail.....
» 19/12/2013 9:17:41 AM Ideally the debit card would not be needed. However no end of Docs people and school teach.....
» 19/12/2013 8:58:23 AM Paul, you do carry on a bit don't you ? Your list of government spending is remarkable. If.....
» 18/12/2013 4:30:28 PM Yap Tap Yap Yap.....
» 18/12/2013 4:09:56 PM Slasher1, ethanol provides about 60% of the energy that petrol provides. so that means eth.....
» 18/12/2013 3:40:09 PM Here here Individual; There is a time coming covered by the term "Transition" an.....
» 18/12/2013 10:12:37 AM Very interesting. The change in the polls in such a short time even before much has got th.....
» 18/12/2013 9:35:24 AM I think that the first home buyer grant is a silly idea. All it does is it gets added onto.....
» 17/12/2013 10:17:34 AM Foxy said; The former Prime Minister chose the subject of Law as her profession, but major.....
» 17/12/2013 9:49:19 AM People have been arguing this one forever. The way things go in real life is that when the.....
» 16/12/2013 3:24:38 PM Belly said; If over night [and it will never happen] we ran out of petrol products new fue.....
» 16/12/2013 10:02:05 AM Well, I have just read through the posts here and the message I get is that you are all ar.....
» 16/12/2013 9:02:48 AM UOG, you are wasting your time addressing an economist. They think it all depends on money.....
» 16/12/2013 8:53:06 AM No Belly, I don't see you as a "Progressive", I see you as a traditional Labour .....
» 15/12/2013 10:29:09 PM You know what the real problem is ? YOU DO NOT HAVE THE MONEY !.....
» 15/12/2013 12:48:39 PM Quote: Yassmin Abdel-Magied pointed out that freedom of speech is established by the Univ.....
» 15/12/2013 12:19:39 PM You are right of course Karlx, if the government owned airlines are being subsidised then.....
» 15/12/2013 9:09:39 AM Pericles and Individual; If airlines are to survive there will have to be a rethink by uni.....
» 15/12/2013 7:36:22 AM A quote from the link Belly gave; The young men aged 18, 19 and 20, are angry at their tre.....
» 14/12/2013 9:51:23 PM Foxy & Belly, Of course it is well to remember that the UN is a political body and has the.....
» 14/12/2013 3:38:44 PM Jay I understand the point you are making and the very least you should is use lower case .....
» 14/12/2013 3:27:51 PM This it in a nutshell; For persons holding Australian passports to go and engage in warlik.....
» 14/12/2013 2:57:34 PM I feel sure that one of Australia's biggest problems is economists ! They are stuck in the.....
» 14/12/2013 12:47:14 PM Jay, this site being in Australia should use Liberals and conservatives almost interchange.....
» 14/12/2013 9:29:19 AM Some here do not seem to realise that the way moslems slaughter animals, except for pointi.....
» 13/12/2013 1:31:08 PM Yes Pericles, I can understand how annoying that would be at the morning times when going .....
» 13/12/2013 10:50:21 AM People's opinion of multiculturalism is tainted by what TV channel they watch. What many d.....
» 13/12/2013 10:19:16 AM Pericles, I also experienced that "flight has been cancelled" shift to the next .....
» 13/12/2013 7:52:23 AM Kipp said; Australias domestic products are more expensive than Europe. I have an interes.....
» 12/12/2013 2:38:00 PM I am not a regular passenger by any means, but I have traveled many times with QANTAS bot.....
» 12/12/2013 12:16:16 PM This article was written as though QANTAS was the only airline up against the wall. I note.....
» 12/12/2013 11:42:53 AM So here is a different slant on the problem of cars and how we use them. http://crudeoilp.....
» 12/12/2013 9:31:33 AM Most of these posts are in the area of "When will you stop beating your wife ?".....
» 12/12/2013 7:28:12 AM 1. What is the alternative to the increasing cost of private transport ? 2. What industrie.....
» 11/12/2013 3:58:32 PM GMH has announced that they are closing manufacturing in Australia in Q4 2017. Rhosty, do.....
» 9/12/2013 12:04:33 PM No worries OUG, I understand your shock as it is a shocking conclusion. Never the less tha.....
» 9/12/2013 8:44:29 AM There are no winners in this situation. General Motors is a company in profit and a small .....
» 9/12/2013 7:54:07 AM There are far more couples wanting to adopt than babies/children to be adopted. If you ask.....
» 8/12/2013 10:05:02 PM Well Individual, I would say to my boss; "As I considered the risk involved to myself.....
» 8/12/2013 9:38:27 PM Foxy, I am surprised you missed all the hullabaloo about the menu. One of the kitchen staf.....
» 8/12/2013 4:17:05 PM Foxy that is about the weakest reply I have ever seen you post ! If I was the public serv.....
» 8/12/2013 4:04:46 PM No Foxy, it was on a joke menu made up by the kitchen staff and was not the menu issued. .....
» 8/12/2013 1:50:33 PM Aside from the marriage argument, I have a question that goes beyond that. If a pair of ma.....
» 8/12/2013 1:44:51 PM Except Foxy it wasn't on the dinner menu ! Can someone tell me why people of the left are.....
» 8/12/2013 1:33:19 PM Hmmm, I watch quite a lot of the ABC, particularly drama from the UK. The news I watch als.....
» 8/12/2013 12:26:14 PM Benjamen totally missed not just the point but the subject as well. It is not about reserv.....
» 8/12/2013 11:11:33 AM As far as I know there are no proven oil deposits in the South China Sea but there are re.....
» 8/12/2013 10:47:00 AM David G said; Reject hate. Show you have a brain! Does that include hatred of the US ? Ga.....
» 5/12/2013 7:54:19 PM Warmair, well you are right if you factor in unknown/unproven sources of energy. The only .....
» 5/12/2013 8:22:17 AM Jardine, I am surprised that with a bit of thought that you have not realised that all th.....
» 4/12/2013 10:13:58 AM Gawd ! All that argument about economic theories ! Anyone who thinks exponential growth c.....
» 3/12/2013 12:14:30 PM 579, you think Rechub is unhappy even though the Lib/Nat were elected. Well I have to tell.....
» 3/12/2013 11:09:05 AM I have been to Melbourne a few times by rail on the XPT. They stop and most stations along.....
» 3/12/2013 7:12:33 AM I think Brian that steam locomotives are out of the question because of the high maintenan.....
» 2/12/2013 4:02:01 PM Imperial, you are indeed an optimist. To be practical the planning should be on $10 a litr.....
» 2/12/2013 2:38:40 PM James, yes it was a thrill to ride the rails in the UK. Last time, I went from London to B.....
» 2/12/2013 11:02:05 AM What all this illustrates is a need to redefine what is a refugee and what rights they hav.....
» 2/12/2013 10:25:16 AM I agree with the sentiments expressed by the author. I would point out that the XPTs run a.....
» 2/12/2013 9:29:10 AM No 579 it is not confined to QANTAS. It is very much a world wide problem. It is worse for.....
» 2/12/2013 8:15:39 AM No decisions of this nature are never perfect. This one on Graincorp I believe is the righ.....
» 30/11/2013 10:29:07 PM Hasbeen mentions the oil off the Queensland coast. I do not know what the figures might be.....
» 30/11/2013 10:11:11 PM From my own reading I thought the author was being rather optimistic. One comment that the.....
» 30/11/2013 8:39:29 PM Oh yes, of course I forgot to mention; You would be jamming yourself as well Duh !.....
» 30/11/2013 8:37:28 PM Very quick way to get yourself a $10000 fine or six months hard labour. When they want to.....
» 27/11/2013 5:41:33 PM Here we go again ! Worrying about the wrong problem. Jack Benneto, the global warming pani.....
» 25/11/2013 1:42:00 PM A very frightening scenario indeed. However it omits a number of factors which will modify.....
» 24/11/2013 7:51:05 AM Foxy said; Dear Bazz, Where have we heard recently about Ministers not answering question.....
» 23/11/2013 2:59:38 PM JF, I think you are a bit naive, I think it will come down to a mutual unspoken statement,.....
» 23/11/2013 2:50:07 PM One commentator said that the Labour Governments cabinet central group would have had to a.....
» 22/11/2013 10:35:48 PM Actually Is Mise has brought up an interesting point. The Jazis tax as it is known is the .....
» 22/11/2013 2:59:18 PM Well, there probably were no populations of that size easily available. But they did try, .....
» 22/11/2013 2:55:28 PM Amazing ! You are just making it up, dear oh dear. Never mind......
» 22/11/2013 2:24:10 PM Poirot, I am amazed at the way a few posts back you were attacking Abbott saying he was un.....
» 22/11/2013 2:14:34 PM Well Is Mise stole my thunder. In Northern Ireland you could remove religion and the troub.....
» 22/11/2013 8:34:45 AM Foxy said; Surpluses are more important that the front-line staff in hospitals. errr, wit.....
» 21/11/2013 1:13:07 PM Cont. We Muslims need to stop blaming our problems on others or on the Israeli/Palestinian.....
» 21/11/2013 1:09:12 PM Cont. While all the time, we curse them, and teach our generations to call them "inf.....
» 21/11/2013 1:05:07 PM I think you will find this interesting. Two or parts. By Dr. Tawfik Hamid "I am a M.....
» 20/11/2013 2:14:10 PM Belly, I think the problem is that if Abbott says sorry and won't do it again, no one will.....
» 20/11/2013 1:20:51 PM Foxy, I can see what otb is on about, sorry you cannot......
» 20/11/2013 12:59:04 PM Rubbish 579; The Indonesians knew all about the system from the early 2000s at least. They.....
» 20/11/2013 11:30:09 AM Don't worry Hasbeen, the Chinese will take them on before we do. There is a population rac.....
» 20/11/2013 11:22:01 AM I have seen a report that Scotland Yard is investigating the Guardian over its release of .....
» 20/11/2013 9:38:50 AM Ludwig, I think Labour will need a few years to make the transition that you envisage. I a.....
» 20/11/2013 8:26:08 AM JF Aus, what do you think about heads of governments who use insecure phones ? Do you thin.....
» 20/11/2013 8:01:55 AM The problem has been caused by the ABC using the information politically. They appear to h.....
» 20/11/2013 7:47:11 AM Poirot, between you, me and the gatepost, I can tell you why Abbott is being "stubbor.....
» 20/11/2013 7:20:23 AM Indeed SPQR, anyone who think Indonesia is not spying on Australia is having themselves on.....
» 20/11/2013 6:31:01 AM Danielle, you are right of course, but I think there may be other techniques. In Holland t.....
» 20/11/2013 6:17:06 AM Raw Mustard, I think the part about overseas companies sueing the Australian government if.....
» 18/11/2013 10:06:19 PM On the ABC news tonight the presenter said that the ABC asked the US person Snowden in Mo.....
» 18/11/2013 3:19:33 PM Oh Foxy, you had better quit while the quitting is good. Really, that is about the most p.....
» 18/11/2013 3:10:18 PM Don't be obtuse Paul. You know that what we are talking about is fundamentally different. .....
» 18/11/2013 8:42:29 AM Ugghhh, I might have bitten off more than I can chew with this. How on earth it can be und.....
» 18/11/2013 7:11:58 AM I have heard various rumbling about this trade agreement but I do not know much more. How.....
» 17/11/2013 5:51:14 PM Foxy, you have confused the discussion again. The argument is not about race at all. Nor i.....
» 17/11/2013 8:31:08 AM Well at least Foxy has pointed out the nub of the problem. It is the constitution, it was .....
» 16/11/2013 4:06:10 PM Foxy, every thing you say is correct, but so what has that got to do with the problem ?.....
» 16/11/2013 9:35:42 AM From my point of view it makes no difference whether it is religion or culture. It is an i.....
» 15/11/2013 2:40:53 PM Hasbeen & Ludwig, When you read comments by economists and financial commentators, note h.....
» 15/11/2013 12:53:42 PM err I should have said; watch from Fortress New Zealand......
» 15/11/2013 12:52:22 PM Well Shockadelic, here it will probably end up with a war between the Chinese and the Arab.....
» 14/11/2013 7:21:57 PM Hasbeen you said; Bazz growth must go on, Well, must it ? An increase in population will .....
» 14/11/2013 4:46:19 PM Interesting to me who is no expert in formal economics. However from other reading economi.....
» 14/11/2013 3:30:49 PM Just in case you all think it is just me that is giving out the message that the AGW worry.....
» 14/11/2013 12:27:07 PM Paul thinks we will turn to the Greens. Wishful thinking; People are already realising tha.....
» 14/11/2013 10:50:55 AM Hasbeen, I am afraid that by the time a political party decides that it is a major problem.....
» 13/11/2013 9:20:09 PM What is not been taken into account is that Islam is a ideology as well as a religion. It .....
» 12/11/2013 7:58:51 PM Oh Dear, it is not important, they both have missed the point. Global Warming whether rea.....
» 12/11/2013 9:39:01 AM Well OUG that was the most readable post of yours that I have read. Individual, OUG has ma.....
» 11/11/2013 10:36:21 PM OUG said; govt debt..has little to do with any energy shortage I never said that. He also.....
» 11/11/2013 2:51:44 PM Have to agree with a lot that Pericles says. There is more however, the author is locked i.....
» 11/11/2013 2:02:45 PM Here you all go again worrying about the wrong problem. The real problem will eventually r.....
» 11/11/2013 1:31:47 PM Poirot said; ..they support their opinion with junk-science claptrap. Actually, on the .0.....
» 10/11/2013 10:35:11 PM Individual, oh I don't think that has peaked yet by any means. It is one of the main cause.....
» 10/11/2013 6:36:56 PM OUG said; economic theory alone ensures we..will..NEVER run out of resources You know in .....
» 6/11/2013 1:14:45 PM What is amazing that after the Bali bombings and the Aus embassy bombing anyone would thin.....
» 5/11/2013 12:01:09 PM Oh come on Paul 1405, everyone is spying on everyone else. Do you really think Indonesia h.....
» 4/11/2013 11:25:49 PM The following is the first paragraph of last weeks column by James Kunstler firstly on spy.....
» 3/11/2013 3:36:40 PM But that is the point Belly, it is not a secret !.....
» 1/11/2013 10:38:23 PM Oh Mikk, you can't be that naive. Of course Iran is spying on us, they want to know what w.....
» 1/11/2013 2:37:49 PM OUG, well there are encryption methods that are just about impossible to crack. If they ar.....
» 1/11/2013 7:36:27 AM All the print and TV coverage of the German PM's phone being monitored is discussed like t.....
» 1/11/2013 7:13:45 AM Actually Dan it is not long distance power lines that have caused bushfires. It is always .....
» 31/10/2013 4:12:28 PM Oh dear there are some silly comments on here. First those arriving on the boats ARE illeg.....
» 26/10/2013 8:01:04 AM Extraordinary ! Now the warming proponents are becoming deniers ! The author of this piec.....
» 25/10/2013 8:55:21 AM Well, maybe I am wrong, but you seem to me to never find anything positive in one side an.....
» 25/10/2013 7:54:53 AM Poirot said; Tell me, what is your excuse for your limited repertoire? You're not exactly.....
» 24/10/2013 9:03:35 PM Well all, have you noticed something about Poirot's responses ? They are very mechanical. .....
» 24/10/2013 2:56:22 PM The new law will denigrate marriage itself. It will not give a seal of approval to homosex.....
» 24/10/2013 7:36:44 AM Thanks Foxy for the reply. As I said I don't believe you can call co2 a pollutant. Without.....
» 23/10/2013 5:09:39 PM Now Poirot, you are trying to be as silly as Philip1405......
» 23/10/2013 5:04:37 PM Yes, pull out the glock and find yourself knee deep in paperwork......
» 23/10/2013 3:45:50 PM Suzie on Line said; women in the force has made life easier for the men in many ways, Ye.....
» 23/10/2013 3:19:19 PM Foxy, the phrases and words you used in your post are rather inexact. For instance you sp.....
» 23/10/2013 3:06:00 PM Philip1405; For goodness sake stop being so silly. Have you never heard about how long it .....
» 23/10/2013 1:34:42 PM Yes Belly the PC has gone to dangerous in some circumstances. A copper told me how the app.....
» 22/10/2013 1:00:56 PM Pericles said; Bazz, "bail-in" is simply the opposite of "bail-out". .....
» 22/10/2013 9:28:44 AM Paul1405, When you tell other countries what they should do they very smartly tell you to.....
» 22/10/2013 9:04:39 AM What perhaps none of you are aware is that there is a disagreement, to put it politely, be.....
» 21/10/2013 10:16:21 PM Arjay, I did see it suggested that a bill that went through parliament, while it did not h.....
» 21/10/2013 12:24:08 PM Under the agreement between the IMF and the G20 governments the Bail-In can be used to pay.....
» 20/10/2013 8:03:30 AM Not really off thread Beachy agw is what the thread is about and the article shows the con.....
» 19/10/2013 8:54:28 PM Ludwig and others; Whether you are interested in peak oil or global warming here is an art.....
» 18/10/2013 5:16:07 PM I would definitely not eat wild pigs. They are susceptible to parasites. This is why the J.....
» 18/10/2013 4:46:46 PM Goodness me Paul, stop being silly, it does your cause no good at all. It would be very p.....
» 17/10/2013 4:11:58 PM Hmmm Foxy you are proposing something close to banning anything that offends another. It i.....
» 17/10/2013 8:43:27 AM Graham, I like the current format but there is one feature I would like to see, and that i.....
» 14/10/2013 7:07:53 AM If anyone doubts that the divisions between peoples can be permanent just look at the Midd.....
» 13/10/2013 10:25:11 PM Too True Poirot, it really is like there with the US banks. However watch out here; Early.....
» 13/10/2013 3:27:30 PM I draw you attention to the Englishman watching an Islamic demonstration in London, his cr.....
» 13/10/2013 7:13:33 AM Surprise surprise everyone seems to be in agreement, it is a b%^&#y mess. I have even seen.....
» 8/10/2013 11:45:30 AM There is one very remarkable graph that shows world population growth and oil consumption......
» 7/10/2013 1:54:18 PM Yuytsu said; doctors will be able to charge more because their income would now be assured.....
» 7/10/2013 12:48:34 PM The whole problem is the poor organisation of Middle East Societies. The only reasonably w.....
» 7/10/2013 12:29:02 PM Ahhh, Robert le Page stole my thunder ! Yes shale oil & gas is a giant Ponzi scheme that .....
» 7/10/2013 10:29:23 AM Frankly, I do not understand why the US Republicans have an objection to people taking out.....
» 7/10/2013 9:12:22 AM We give aid to Indonesia, seeing the size of their armed forces is it justified ? Do we st.....
» 5/10/2013 5:18:48 PM spqr said; start campaigning for places like Egypt to reduce numbers It will only happen .....
» 1/10/2013 1:44:08 PM The Nile cannot support the 83 million people. Up until Egypt's export of oil ceased they .....
» 26/09/2013 1:51:21 PM Just a comment on a couple of things. First peak world coal is expected around 2025 to 203.....
» 26/09/2013 1:35:06 PM SPQR said; And lets not forget the history of Islamic conquest of the subcontinent. and l.....
» 25/09/2013 5:26:11 PM Well Warmair if that is the figure being used by IPCC then they may well have it wrong. O.....
» 25/09/2013 7:32:01 AM Warmair said; we also know that if we were to burn all the fossil fuel which can be econo.....
» 24/09/2013 5:00:20 PM Perhaps the Great Powers were more cunning than we thought. Think of Yes Minister. They m.....
» 24/09/2013 4:35:28 PM If you have not got the message by now, you never will. Islam is not about joining with us.....
» 24/09/2013 4:09:34 PM It seems to me that including the GST when reviewing tax is quite reasonable. You just can.....
» 24/09/2013 7:51:51 AM Luciferase, I now understand your question. It is simple really, they do not want to be in.....
» 23/09/2013 8:31:40 PM Poirot asked; Care to explain why Morrison yodelled long and loud from the rooftops every .....
» 23/09/2013 8:21:46 PM Lucese said; ROFL. Who's the hunter and who's the hunted, Bazz, and what's the number of a.....
» 23/09/2013 5:45:47 PM Poirot, you are pathetic ! Seems there it not a tactical brain amongst the lot of you. Do.....
» 23/09/2013 10:43:00 AM I am a sckeptic, That means I am not convinced that AGW is real. It does not mean that I &.....
» 23/09/2013 10:16:23 AM Talk about opportunists, jumping at anything to attack. To reduce the info to the smuggler.....
» 18/09/2013 9:22:52 PM Thanks Cossomby, I can understand the explanation you have given except it does not fit t.....
» 18/09/2013 3:41:13 PM OK Cossomby, so I am ignorant, then enlighten me as to why the ice does not melt at temper.....
» 18/09/2013 3:22:12 PM Thats right Foxy, just brush it off......
» 18/09/2013 3:14:30 PM All very well Cossomby, but Foxy said Nth America was covered, I think she said miles thic.....
» 18/09/2013 2:51:36 PM Foxy, or is it Lexi ? You wrote this; during the last ice age, when much of North Americ.....
» 18/09/2013 2:18:58 PM Foxy, my challenge was because you stated that Nth America was under a sheet of ice at on.....
» 18/09/2013 11:40:40 AM No Hasbeen, I don't see a need for government money, but one way or another we are up for .....
» 17/09/2013 10:00:49 PM Err Foxy, if the temperature was only 5 deg cooler over Nth America than it is today, why.....
» 17/09/2013 6:35:08 PM Lets not throw the baby out with the bathwater. Now that it seems that AGW is either defun.....
» 17/09/2013 11:11:01 AM Seems to be a bit far fetched to try an assination like that. If they wanted to get rid of.....
» 16/09/2013 9:13:26 AM Despite all the huffing and puffing on the illegal immigrants problem there is no doubt th.....
» 16/09/2013 8:42:27 AM Gauwd Runner, you are right, the ladies are sharpening their knives for when Abbott become.....
» 13/09/2013 2:26:53 PM Send them back by air and give them onward travel documents to their home countries, they.....
» 13/09/2013 8:40:36 AM Not incompetence, perhaps too clever by half. Who will be the interim leader, he he ! Is .....
» 13/09/2013 8:36:09 AM Ah well, at least they are not as bad as what the G20 has already adopted for Bank Bail-I.....
» 12/09/2013 9:19:09 AM No, power costs will only go down by about 10% with the deletion of the CO2 tax. Its main.....
» 4/09/2013 9:36:46 AM Thanks csteel for the insight. Never having been in such a position it might help if someo.....
» 4/09/2013 9:29:42 AM Bit by bit by bit. This just what Geert Wilder warned about......
» 3/09/2013 5:42:43 PM Yes GRaham, it is a system with the prefix "X". Just forgotten the full name . .....
» 3/09/2013 9:15:16 AM Well Grumbler, from your comment I suspect you do not really have a grip on the subject. .....
» 2/09/2013 8:57:40 PM I found a number of references by googling it and an ABC record of Joe Hockey in the lastw.....
» 2/09/2013 8:24:46 PM Thought I would share this quote with you on oil decline & shale oil; Current optimism a.....
» 2/09/2013 8:16:36 PM The hot rocks are granite and the radio activity keeps them hot forever. However, shale oi.....
» 2/09/2013 7:50:22 PM Well first I remember all the arguing about it myself and it has been a talking point quit.....
» 2/09/2013 7:35:00 PM John J, what seems ridiculous you, ie all that gas cannot overcome oil decline, becomes ob.....
» 2/09/2013 5:23:11 PM Oh Dear, here we go again. The arithmetic does not listen to the optimists. Here is a bit.....
» 2/09/2013 4:43:05 PM Because they are low orbit satellites the latency will only about 1/4 of the synchronus sa.....
» 2/09/2013 4:12:55 PM Poirot, you criticise the Libs for releasing the details late in the week. Was it equally .....
» 2/09/2013 8:40:33 AM All the surrounding conditions make no difference. The price in any market rises to meet .....
» 1/09/2013 9:26:54 AM Killany, it does not matter what goes on in he financial world if you want to borrow money.....
» 31/08/2013 7:29:58 PM Susie, we are not underpopulated. What many forget when the rains come, is that we have to.....
» 31/08/2013 6:55:49 PM Well Sophie I understand as I have seen this same problem with young mothers trying to ho.....
» 31/08/2013 9:39:55 AM Yabby said; the cost of sea freight is in fact a tiny part of the final cost of most prod.....
» 30/08/2013 5:07:51 PM Good valid points Yabby; However what do we do for a living ? Taking in everyone's washin.....
» 29/08/2013 1:40:46 PM I would not get involved in Syria as I think the Middle East is a lost cause. It would be .....
» 29/08/2013 1:12:17 PM Re Rooty Hill; I thought the best line of the night was from Tony Abbott; "If you wa.....
» 28/08/2013 4:10:13 PM Some of you have heard this before, so pardon me while I let the others in on a secret. Ma.....
» 28/08/2013 8:11:52 AM In the longer term everything will become local as the well head cost of oil reaches level.....
» 28/08/2013 7:54:23 AM Ludwig, have you forgotten Rudd's pledge of a 45 million population target ? He is out of.....
» 27/08/2013 4:50:18 PM The Rudd fast train is another back of envelope on a flight NBN. Very Fast Trains would be.....
» 27/08/2013 4:20:31 PM No one seems to understand that the preferential system prevents a candidate that the majo.....
» 27/08/2013 4:17:04 PM I have for years advocated that Australia should saw off the rest of the world. We should .....
» 26/08/2013 2:50:59 PM Banjo, I saw those photos also. Some of them had to me the appearence of soldiers. A lette.....
» 26/08/2013 2:37:28 PM PS If you want to see a glimps of the future with uncontrolled growth; Have a look at Egy.....
» 26/08/2013 2:34:00 PM Ludwig; The interest is not $millions, it is $Billions. Even at 1% it is $3,000,000,000 a .....
» 25/08/2013 10:09:00 PM The boats the smugglers are buying are the cheapest available. They are clapped out hulls .....
» 25/08/2013 9:51:26 PM Shadow, most people get stirred up about CSG because they do not understand how it is diff.....
» 25/08/2013 9:24:35 PM The reason Alan Austin & others think our government saved us from the GFC is because they.....
» 25/08/2013 9:10:59 PM Well, I like the policy on appretiships. I don'ike the emphasis on roads. I don't like the.....
» 23/08/2013 10:41:39 PM Loudmouth asked about flying them back. As I suggested previously, we do this everyday for.....
» 23/08/2013 7:46:40 PM Poirot said; I'm sure if you try, you can come up with something far more original. I am .....
» 23/08/2013 7:23:31 PM Oh I see the handbag hit squad is out in force. There is no doubt they seem to judge Tony.....
» 22/08/2013 1:10:37 PM Yes Pelican, but the three females on here seem to be wrapped in him. In that debate last.....
» 22/08/2013 8:58:12 AM China has been running around the world buying up all the oilfields and mining sites as fa.....
» 20/08/2013 4:33:39 PM QUACK QUACK QUACK.....
» 20/08/2013 12:00:16 PM If it walks like a duck If it talks like a duck If it looks like a duck Then it is a duck .....
» 20/08/2013 9:11:40 AM Poirot, looked at the way the govt wants us to look at the debt, the debt position is not .....
» 19/08/2013 4:03:58 PM Shrode, the GFC was predicted to within one year. However not generally by economists, (on.....
» 19/08/2013 3:30:19 PM Lyn & others; Even the IPCC acknowledges that the earth has not warmed for 17 years. Then .....
» 19/08/2013 2:46:41 PM If you think the cutting by either party will be severe I can tell you now, and store it a.....
» 19/08/2013 1:51:51 PM As far as I have been able to understand, the burqua is there so that other men cannot see.....
» 15/08/2013 12:32:36 PM I am no expert in the management of large factories. I would be sad to see the end of Aust.....
» 15/08/2013 11:55:52 AM UOG said; lol the maintenance shop.. i worked in them..too in the electrical generation/al.....
» 15/08/2013 11:46:40 AM Oh I am fed up with the professional faint hearted objectors to anything they can fit into.....
» 14/08/2013 5:36:37 PM I really think UOG does not undewrstand how factories work. The tradesmen learnt their tra.....
» 14/08/2013 4:05:51 PM So whats new Platapus ? They do that in Lakemba in Sydney now ! Every FRiday they block of.....
» 14/08/2013 2:31:56 PM What Under God has not taken into account is that it was manufacturing that trained those .....
» 14/08/2013 12:11:18 PM You missed the point, or did you ?; The US is not so much repatriating their own firms but.....
» 14/08/2013 12:01:20 PM No one has suggested a country with moslem immigration that has not had problems. I would.....
» 14/08/2013 9:05:49 AM To get back to basics; Is there a country that has had significant moslem immigration that.....
» 13/08/2013 4:36:46 PM Ahh, yes Chris, but the LIB/NATS need Ludwig and myself to put them on the right track ! S.....
» 13/08/2013 4:32:31 PM The real point of discussion should be that the Koran cannot be reinterperated. IT CANNOT .....
» 13/08/2013 4:00:53 PM Yes Spindoc, Insourcing is all the go in the US. The exact same conditions should happen h.....
» 13/08/2013 3:49:10 PM Rechub, It is not just the mining itself being automatedit is even the big dump trucks th.....
» 12/08/2013 9:26:46 AM Locally we are being imposed upon by the installation of concrete obstructions at the road.....
» 12/08/2013 8:56:08 AM I agree Ludwig. A sustainable economy is not just desirable it is inevitable. The only que.....
» 7/08/2013 3:55:03 PM Have we gone stark raving mad ? Dumping a moslem population onto a Melanesion country. If .....
» 7/08/2013 2:40:09 PM Is this nonsense still going on ? It hasn't changed since I went away. I was asked for so.....
» 4/08/2013 9:07:43 AM This will be my last comment in this thread as it has echos of AGW. 1. The year of the la.....
» 3/08/2013 2:21:38 PM Spindoc; I thought you might say something like that. I guess you have to look at what the.....
» 3/08/2013 11:32:11 AM Sorry Spindoc, There are a nuber of websites with articles on shale oil statistics. Try th.....
» 3/08/2013 10:16:30 AM Spindoc, The production of shale oil already shows signs that it has peaked. Conventional .....
» 2/08/2013 7:23:59 PM Phillip, I think the risk is the government will indeed treat the tax as income to be used.....
» 2/08/2013 4:44:49 PM It is interesting, I wonder how it relates to the "Bail In" process they have ad.....
» 31/07/2013 5:05:16 PM For goodness sake stop arguing; The answer is simple, do exactly what we do virtually ever.....
» 30/07/2013 11:08:19 AM Anyone who thinks that you can have expotential growth in a finite world is either a madma.....
» 29/07/2013 6:06:02 PM No, Belly, it is real, the government signed up at the treasurers' G20 meeting. You saw it.....
» 29/07/2013 3:32:46 PM Rechub, well yes agreed, but that would take many decades to have any effect. Egypt needs .....
» 29/07/2013 10:41:44 AM Chrisgraff; The master of the vessel has committed a crime in Indonesia by making an illeg.....
» 29/07/2013 10:19:19 AM There seems to be a tendency here to argue about the wrong problem. Egypt is in really dee.....
» 29/07/2013 9:32:38 AM Now like me you probably take most of the conspirosy theories from ARJAY with a grain of s.....
» 28/07/2013 4:49:28 PM What almost everyone putting the opnion that there is no problem fails to mention is that .....
» 26/07/2013 11:29:37 AM There are some very odd comments here about Tony Abbott. Such as Suzieonlines, others call.....
» 22/07/2013 11:20:43 AM My understanding of events was at the end of the war some of the Colossus team went to Man.....
» 19/07/2013 12:38:01 PM The big question around this ETS is this; The money that will be used to buy credits from .....
» 17/07/2013 5:59:40 PM The ETS price has only one way to go. The European Commission has voted to remove millions.....
» 17/07/2013 1:55:36 PM SM Don't bother, nothing will make any difference. I give up !.....
» 17/07/2013 1:37:55 PM Ludwig, not sure what you were aiming at me, but I think it is pretty certain that he, Rud.....
» 17/07/2013 1:16:06 PM Well, it seems that no one has a clue as to what Rudd is up to with his latest switcheroo.....
» 17/07/2013 12:59:34 PM Lexi, Ahhh, you have not read what I just wrote did you ? I am fully aware of the problems.....
» 17/07/2013 8:15:40 AM I can understand why Rudd would get away from the "Great Big Tax" but I just don.....
» 17/07/2013 8:02:11 AM No Belly & Doog, you have it wrong, all we have to do is the same as we would do if they a.....
» 16/07/2013 6:54:55 PM Lexi, read my post above, Indonesia has no choice and they accept deportees frequently. Th.....
» 16/07/2013 4:33:58 PM I don't know what the fuss is all about. Indonesia is OBLIGED to take them back. It happen.....
» 16/07/2013 10:55:10 AM Josephus, it is not illegal for Indonesian boats to enter Australian waters. I do not know.....
» 16/07/2013 10:41:15 AM Individual said; Try being a pensioner who's Superannuation company was allowed to run awa.....
» 16/07/2013 10:29:28 AM Luciferase, The cost to all service suppliers and manufacturers of raised electricity cos.....
» 15/07/2013 4:59:04 PM A lot of this argument is upside down. The Jews were there pre Christian era for a long lo.....
» 15/07/2013 3:40:58 PM Here we go again; >Abbott the Mad Monk is morphed into Abbott the Drunken Sailor. Just.....
» 15/07/2013 3:15:34 PM Here you all go again, worrying about the wrong problem ! The IPCC Chairman says that the.....
» 15/07/2013 2:50:03 PM Tell me Doog, why do people despise Abbot ? Could it be that it is just a tatic we have se.....
» 15/07/2013 12:06:48 PM This surge in the polls for the show pony is very shallowly based. You can tell this by th.....
» 13/07/2013 11:44:55 AM Well Susie on line, I agree, I cannot actually point to somewhere where you said that Juli.....
» 12/07/2013 5:55:19 PM Susie on line said; Getting worried about the coming election yet rehctub ? Yes, I think .....
» 10/07/2013 8:03:04 AM Belly, As well as charging your batteries from solar cells, you are charging them from of.....
» 9/07/2013 4:32:47 PM Hello Belly, The gas fired stations that are going to be used as gap fillers can get up an.....
» 9/07/2013 8:29:46 AM There is a problem with the amount of unreliable generation that can be connected to the n.....
» 8/07/2013 6:04:36 PM Spindoc, my son visited Egypt and went to all the temples and was very impressed and his p.....
» 8/07/2013 4:11:02 PM tomw said; as the time between the emissions and their effect is too long Which is why t.....
» 8/07/2013 4:05:47 PM Arjay, Egypt is no state to launch a military attack on anybody. It is verging on "F.....
» 8/07/2013 3:50:44 PM Generally the government and everybody else are looking at solar generated power through t.....
» 8/07/2013 9:18:19 AM The problem with Egypt is that no one can fix their problem. It is believed that the two r.....
» 7/07/2013 2:56:53 PM Hey, Belly, who said I disliked you ? We don't always agree, but so what ! Belly said; hi.....
» 6/07/2013 5:12:12 PM For those that get a higher price for their solar generated power I have a money making sc.....
» 6/07/2013 4:36:48 PM I think you have it back to front KarlX, it is the Palestinians who are the foreign enclav.....
» 6/07/2013 4:03:57 PM Actually, it would be quite practical to use a three term controller simulation in the mod.....
» 29/06/2013 10:29:38 PM Carnivore, the answer to your question is simple. Sustainability is what occurs in a zero.....
» 29/06/2013 4:35:07 PM A very interesting project and well worth studying. If it comes off it would be beneficial.....
» 29/06/2013 3:45:25 PM Rehctub is mostly right, a large part of the vote for a local candidate is influenced by .....
» 29/06/2013 3:20:13 PM Giddyap, the show pony is back !.....
» 26/06/2013 11:10:10 PM My attitude to AGW is quite simple; Until the climate scientists use realistic fossil fuel.....
» 26/06/2013 4:54:15 PM Dead right SPQR, Egypt grew its population from 40 to 80 million on the subsidised food ma.....
» 26/06/2013 1:39:07 PM Dear Oh Dear ! The politically bound and the economists are here pushing last centuries so.....
» 26/06/2013 7:16:17 AM Hasben, I don't think anyone knows how well, relative to the rest of the world, we will do.....
» 25/06/2013 4:09:24 PM Hasbeen, you commented back a couple of pages, that China will take a generation or two to.....
» 25/06/2013 3:40:17 PM Hasbeen, the reason for ceiling switches with the cord, as was the case in my parents home.....
» 25/06/2013 9:01:59 AM Chrisgaff said; If you have to have two incomes it is because you are living above your me.....
» 24/06/2013 4:33:41 PM Hasbeen is right. The architecture of our cities is all wrong for a non car transport syst.....
» 24/06/2013 2:28:11 PM I cannot comment on much of the article, except for at the beginning where the advantage o.....
» 24/06/2013 1:33:18 PM It all goes back to the 1970s when the government forced financial authorities to lend on .....
» 24/06/2013 9:22:11 AM Whats new ? After the war the British government gave a lot of Enigma machines to foreign .....
» 20/06/2013 7:51:28 AM Lexi & Hasbeen, The problem is that the debt is so large that it is pointless going after .....
» 18/06/2013 11:18:20 AM How is this for a scenario, especially for david f. The PM is voted for by the population.....
» 17/06/2013 1:25:39 PM Further on fuel etc, there is an interesting talk on Radio National on the problem of fuel.....
» 17/06/2013 7:49:26 AM Rhian, functions like research are not services but the early part of production. Marketin.....
» 17/06/2013 7:40:31 AM Just to make it simple for Paul, When the boat is intercepted the amount of fuel is checke.....
» 16/06/2013 6:58:07 PM No Individual that just would not work. I presume you have never sailed. The problem is th.....
» 16/06/2013 5:52:32 PM Actually Poirot may have a point if civilians were used, it could be piracy. However, if g.....
» 16/06/2013 4:21:38 PM Belly, the phrase "Flagged" does not mean that they are actually flying a flag. .....
» 16/06/2013 12:32:12 PM Chris, most people think that a growth in service jobs is an increase in the economy. It i.....
» 16/06/2013 12:25:03 PM Ludwig, parts of the pie are already shrinking and the worse part is the Europeans slice. .....
» 16/06/2013 9:01:26 AM Paul seems to assume that we should just accept what Indonesia does and be afraid to say b.....
» 16/06/2013 8:45:34 AM You all seem, together with the majority of economists, to be ignoring the underlying fun.....
» 16/06/2013 8:20:50 AM There is I think another tactic that can be used. A naval vessel cannot enter Indonesian w.....
» 16/06/2013 8:11:00 AM You are all forgetting one fundamental fact. Indonesia cannot refuse the entry of Indonesi.....
» 14/06/2013 11:17:29 AM Governments want to increase the population because they think that will increase growth. .....
» 13/06/2013 6:54:35 PM Ahhh, Lexi, you disproved your own case. Ref was to Julia's CV. I think you are aware tha.....
» 13/06/2013 8:27:45 AM Any politician that becomes a laughing stock is truly finished......
» 13/06/2013 8:25:17 AM It is a bit odd. This dinner all the fuss is about was in March but the menu has only just.....
» 12/06/2013 12:28:47 PM Yes, well Wayne Swan had a blue tie on yesterday. Is that an indication on the wind direct.....
» 12/06/2013 10:23:11 AM Julia Gillard has really lost all sense of the plot. I can only think that she is very des.....
» 11/06/2013 1:35:15 PM The best solution for the Labour Party would be for Gillard not to stand for re election......
» 11/06/2013 11:56:41 AM The problem goes back to the Koran. Islamists are commanded to convert the Jews and other .....
» 11/06/2013 10:31:51 AM Yes Ludwig, but it is going to be very hard to reverse the flow. A very hard line will hav.....
» 10/06/2013 4:26:53 PM Vote for a President and you get a politician !.....
» 8/06/2013 11:08:25 AM Lexi said; Then there's the problem that under the Coalition plan people have to pay for a.....
» 7/06/2013 3:46:33 PM Big beat up for sure. The copper cables do not have problems with water because they are p.....
» 6/06/2013 5:11:10 PM I think it is rather sad what is likely to happen to the Labour party at the election. Dem.....
» 4/06/2013 5:28:31 PM There is a major panic going on. One family on the TV has taken all the family away and i.....
» 4/06/2013 4:49:39 PM No Belly, they are nowhere near being oil independent. Even with the shale oil going flat .....
» 4/06/2013 9:01:11 AM I am not clear on why they are disturbing the boxes. They are pulling the fibre into the b.....
» 4/06/2013 8:46:34 AM Welcome to the Post Peak Oil World.....
» 2/06/2013 10:55:50 AM I think the time of Neville Chamberlain is over as far as worrying about Islamists. It is .....
» 1/06/2013 4:43:05 PM We are not talking about sending back vessels that are on the point of sinking. If they do.....
» 1/06/2013 4:01:32 PM I saw someone from the labour party on lateline stating how we just cannot send the boats .....
» 1/06/2013 9:25:12 AM REhctub, I don't think we will be able to maintain the current lifestyle. We will however .....
» 31/05/2013 11:57:43 AM I think that while the shale gas and shale oil keeps going in the US it will cause a reduc.....
» 30/05/2013 1:20:24 PM Chris said; the full impact of the GFC still remain strong I think you are right it will .....
» 29/05/2013 3:52:48 PM Poirot, What I am saying is that co2 might not be our biggest problem. That collapse is a.....
» 29/05/2013 3:38:01 PM errr Fungus, "fighting to take Palestinian land." No it wasn't. It was Jewish l.....
» 29/05/2013 9:40:05 AM Arjay, I can definitely affirm that Belly is male, as I have seen his photograph. Indeed I.....
» 29/05/2013 9:18:57 AM Rehctub, have they had to do any fracking on your land ? I understand it is not always use.....
» 29/05/2013 8:14:41 AM I think you all need to do a rethink. I have just read this article by Gail Tvberg. http:.....
» 28/05/2013 12:44:46 PM Pointless ! Islam is incompatible with democracy. It is so intolerant that it cannot exist.....
» 28/05/2013 11:31:11 AM There is significant misunderstanding of the Jewish Islamic confrontation. Since 642AD th.....
» 28/05/2013 11:15:09 AM Rhosty said; With only bushes and brushes in the electric motors needing to be very occasi.....
» 27/05/2013 6:42:57 PM It is a war, a war that was declared many many years ago. There have been many invasions o.....
» 27/05/2013 1:48:22 PM The question at the start of the article looks for the magic answer as to when petrol pric.....
» 27/05/2013 11:53:56 AM Lexi said; People who enjoy the rights of free speech have a duty to respect other people'.....
» 27/05/2013 8:29:21 AM Never heard the term before ! Seems like a real over reaction. Can't believe I am botheri.....
» 27/05/2013 8:18:47 AM First it is not racist, it is religious and political. Islam is a religious/political move.....
» 27/05/2013 7:44:36 AM That is a load of rubbish Antiseptic. I presume you were referring to the Crusades, and th.....
» 26/05/2013 3:47:31 PM Doesn't wash grateful because there are other paragraphs that give different instructions.....
» 26/05/2013 8:46:33 AM The Islamists have been pursuing the Jews and Christians with murder since their founding.....
» 18/05/2013 1:50:19 PM Mac, I have now come to understand why my previous belief that the Israel/Islam confrontat.....
» 17/05/2013 6:21:59 PM Lexi said; So the International Monetary Fund, the Reserve Bank, and world economic expert.....
» 16/05/2013 11:17:51 PM It seems to me that the complaints about Israel and the rest of the Islamic world have got.....
» 16/05/2013 9:28:30 AM Luciferase, Fibre will probably never be superseded by anything. However, that is not the.....
» 15/05/2013 3:55:17 PM Heard Clive Palmer say that he put in a membership list of over 700 members but the applic.....
» 13/05/2013 6:05:18 PM I think that a bit of context is needed here. For 1400 years the Islamists have been wagin.....
» 13/05/2013 4:48:43 PM Rhrosty, has the ceramic fuel cell made a major improvement in lifetime economics. Unless .....
» 13/05/2013 2:49:53 PM Will any Islamic country ever be truly democratic ? Is it a contradiction of terms ? All I.....
» 13/05/2013 2:23:23 PM Hmm, a little more, In contrast to the Bible the Koran is the direct word of Allah and ca.....
» 13/05/2013 2:00:06 PM I have recently been reading a little of the 7th century history of the stablishment of Is.....
» 13/05/2013 11:34:13 AM I notice that the government supporters on here are saying how bad it will be under the co.....
» 10/05/2013 1:30:33 PM Yes, it does matter. After all government commitments to the value of the deficit can only.....
» 8/05/2013 5:54:43 PM You cannot be that dopey, so I just presume you are trolling......
» 8/05/2013 4:33:35 PM Don't be so difficult Pericles. Whatever decrease took place in the US, the consumption wo.....
» 7/05/2013 1:56:52 PM Pericles, Ummm, there are figures showing the consumption of oil per head for all countrie.....
» 7/05/2013 9:19:40 AM Pericles, I am not sure of the point you are making. I have never seen a figure put on how.....
» 7/05/2013 9:01:02 AM Hasbeen & Others who may be interested; The Police Interceptors program commented that one.....
» 6/05/2013 10:14:36 PM Hasbeen, that question of uninsured & unregistered cars. Saw an episode tonight of Police .....
» 6/05/2013 5:55:23 PM Pericles, the US reduction was caused by a slowing economy a change to smaller cars and so.....
» 6/05/2013 2:29:46 PM No Cheryl, you misunderstand what peak oil is all about. It is NOT about running out of o.....
» 6/05/2013 10:17:14 AM Spot on Hasbeen, We don't need the rest of the world let alone Asia. The author is a geog.....
» 6/05/2013 9:25:39 AM Belly, You may not be aware that it is illegal for anyone other than a police officer or a.....
» 6/05/2013 8:45:14 AM Arjay, Rawmustard is almost certainly correct in that real defense data is not connected .....
» 5/05/2013 2:19:14 PM Cheryl said: Bazz, I thought you were talking about housing. However just two posts back.....
» 4/05/2013 9:01:04 AM Poirot, I have a relative who is a prison officer. He tells me that the largest gangs in.....
» 3/05/2013 8:51:56 AM Cheryl, I suspect you believe that food production is limited by land and weather. Other t.....
» 3/05/2013 8:36:50 AM What becomes the point of the whole story is why is it that people are ready to believe su.....
» 2/05/2013 2:30:02 PM Errr, who is an anti-pop ? Not me, I believe that we need around three children per family.....
» 2/05/2013 1:11:51 PM Lexi, there is a lot of confusion about the debt. The government points out as you have do.....
» 2/05/2013 11:44:19 AM Anyone, such as Cheryl who thinks that population is not involved in THE problem is livin.....
» 2/05/2013 11:22:09 AM Paul, your definition of rednecks is insulting. A redneck is a working man who because of .....
» 1/05/2013 6:47:42 PM The upshot is we owe them nothing so why should we be bothered ?.....
» 1/05/2013 1:56:03 PM Lexi, you might be right about the visa, but we know they had passports and passed through.....
» 1/05/2013 1:44:36 PM Oh Lexi, you always seem to be looking on the nice side of any controversy. What we are s.....
» 1/05/2013 11:40:51 AM Lexi, You are right that it is not illegal to ask for asylum. You are wrong that it not il.....
» 1/05/2013 9:32:04 AM I just don't know how we can get out of this mess. You just do not have the money to maint.....
» 30/04/2013 4:52:45 PM I think you misunderstand Lexi, It is not illegal to claim asylum but it is illegal to arr.....
» 30/04/2013 2:10:52 PM Philip; I think the rule is that warships can only enter a foreign governments territorial.....
» 30/04/2013 1:12:58 PM The major problem that I see is they only have to say I am an asylum seeker. They don't ha.....
» 29/04/2013 7:48:32 PM It is coming to an end. It is now staring us in the face ! The upcoming budget as has been.....
» 27/04/2013 9:35:26 AM OK Jay, I had always thought that AQ were Sunni but someone who seemed to know about it al.....
» 26/04/2013 12:51:25 PM I am confused, I have been told that Al Quiada is Shia but they are opposed to Assad who .....
» 23/04/2013 11:13:03 PM No Philip S, you are confused. The other countries, Vietnam & the Phillipines are claiming.....
» 23/04/2013 11:04:12 PM No Hasbeen, the new version came out before and when the data from the old versions arriv.....
» 23/04/2013 1:42:59 PM Philip S, as far as I know in recent times only one, Tibet. The difference to the US is th.....
» 23/04/2013 1:17:11 PM Hasbeen, The Y2K problem was real, but there was minimum problems because many programmer.....
» 22/04/2013 3:45:24 PM Did anyone else notice that news item that the Chinese are asking for the Foreign Investme.....
» 22/04/2013 9:27:09 AM Antiseptic said; There is a really large economic collapse coming within the next few ter.....
» 21/04/2013 12:13:54 PM Rhosty, my information was on the UK govt & bus builders trials in the UK. The trials were.....
» 21/04/2013 11:41:54 AM The EU ETS was rorted totally by the Russian oligarchs which was where they got the money .....
» 20/04/2013 3:13:48 PM Fuel cells for use in buses with cng did not turn out to have an economic life time. Maybe.....
» 20/04/2013 2:55:35 PM Too true Hasbeen, too true ! The other company would have been Philips or Astor. Remember .....
» 20/04/2013 10:30:31 AM Hmmm, China Studies Centre ? Chinese government organisations buying large farming areas s.....
» 19/04/2013 9:59:59 AM Nth Korea is like the teenage hoodlum who makes a real nuisance of himself, but then one d.....
» 19/04/2013 9:52:44 AM Susieonline, if they were worried about the Chinese students they had a good reason to go .....
» 16/04/2013 4:46:25 PM Thats right Cheryl, they have been suffering with a diesel shortage for at least 12 months.....
» 16/04/2013 1:18:07 PM Another word or two of writing on the wall ? Egypt is to start diesel rationing in a coup.....
» 15/04/2013 3:08:31 PM That graph that was linked is frightening if mining cuts back. In effect we would not have.....
» 15/04/2013 2:54:24 PM Even this discussion shows that here is an acceptance that all believe that there will hav.....
» 15/04/2013 1:01:55 PM Better to restrict population by planning whether by zero immigration and/or encouraging a.....
» 14/04/2013 9:10:56 AM Mr Opinion, Sorry, I mistook your question for challenge. I think sustainable growth woul.....
» 13/04/2013 11:38:24 PM Mr Opinion said; How can we have sustainable growth when the li>>> I never said .....
» 13/04/2013 11:01:50 AM Lexi, I went back and reread that article. I agree with everything he said about the curre.....
» 13/04/2013 9:00:31 AM Ludwig & Hasbeen, I too have struggled with the meaning of sustainability. One statement .....
» 12/04/2013 1:53:00 PM Qanda, is it possible that the warming since the early 19th century is because the Maunder.....
» 12/04/2013 11:25:34 AM Oh Dear, Pericles seems to have no sense of humour or he is an economist !.....
» 12/04/2013 11:15:31 AM Ludwig, I am not sure that you can separate growth into different categories. I suspect t.....
» 11/04/2013 10:26:26 PM One quote I remember; Anyone who believes exponential growth can go on forever in a finit.....
» 11/04/2013 5:10:41 PM Lexi, The wife called me before I mentioned that it won't be long before we are engaged in.....
» 11/04/2013 4:43:52 PM Lexi, You cannot call the coalitions NBN proposal antiquated. You said; we don't need an .....
» 11/04/2013 3:28:22 PM Belly, there was an item on the TV the other night on the selection of the ALP female cand.....
» 11/04/2013 3:06:32 PM It appears that Hasbeen's report on the AGC, to invent an acronym is now all over the medi.....
» 11/04/2013 2:59:52 PM Whoops, that last post was to the wrong thread, aaarrrggghhh OK Lexi, not to worry, but t.....
» 11/04/2013 2:12:52 PM It appears that Hasbeen's report on the AGC, to invent an acronym is now all over the medi.....
» 11/04/2013 11:15:13 AM Lexi, the article you linked to does not say who wrote it but it is pretty obvious that th.....
» 11/04/2013 11:01:04 AM Some of the people making comment here have the wrong impression of what sustainability me.....
» 10/04/2013 8:34:59 PM No, unfortunately it means that they are having difficulty raising funds as most of them .....
» 10/04/2013 8:19:08 PM Yes Jay, I have been saying for some time on here that all you will get with the fibre NBN.....
» 10/04/2013 4:14:19 PM Spindoc, thanks for the rundown. I have never worked with fibre so my knowledge of it has .....
» 10/04/2013 12:28:28 PM World watcher said; To spend OUR money so freely without our permission is a crime against.....
» 10/04/2013 9:56:13 AM Getting back to shale gas & oil. An interesting statistic, the drilling rig count for the .....
» 10/04/2013 8:33:10 AM See, I told you so !.....
» 10/04/2013 8:15:33 AM Rhian, did you see ABC's Lateline Tuesday night ? They had an segment about industry retu.....
» 9/04/2013 6:56:14 PM Whoops Lexi; I meant Conroy, not Combe. Marilyn, no copper does not die. In olden times t.....
» 9/04/2013 4:00:52 PM Lexi; HMMM, well they did that ! Of course you won't get a full rundown until closer to t.....
» 9/04/2013 3:54:26 PM Thanks Divergence for an interesting post. Regarding GDP there is a rapidly increasing, ab.....
» 9/04/2013 3:38:11 PM Lexi, it is not as simple as you are stating. First the takeup is pretty poor at the prese.....
» 9/04/2013 3:19:44 PM JF Aus; Understood that but I guess it would depend on whether they had a dam at the top e.....
» 9/04/2013 3:09:34 PM Rhian; I can see the point you are making but while the bulk of trade is not changing the.....
» 9/04/2013 2:29:50 PM Paul1405, hmm just what is 1405 ? Is that your CB callsign ?.....
» 9/04/2013 1:55:30 PM Individual said; Not very smart to start with a system that's already got holes at each en.....
» 9/04/2013 1:19:38 PM Jay. wow. 2017, that probably means I will be dead before it reaches here. Anyway all the.....
» 9/04/2013 11:00:19 AM Here Here Geoff; One thing though I will question on. Geothermal, at least the hard rocks .....
» 9/04/2013 9:07:31 AM Ludwig & Belly; The discussion you are having will be the major public discussion for the .....
» 8/04/2013 4:59:30 PM Well a couple of facts, aluminum is used for transmission lines, but they have steel core .....
» 8/04/2013 4:46:45 PM The Russian President put it succinctly. On February 4th, 2013, Vladimir Putin, the Russi.....
» 8/04/2013 3:30:48 PM HMMM, yes Spindoc, thanks for all the info in the renewables. I had read a little about so.....
» 8/04/2013 3:07:20 PM Well Belly I didn't say "Populate or Perish" was your saying. It could have been.....
» 8/04/2013 2:04:33 PM Rhain, you are probably right in that the figures indicate so. However a very large amount.....
» 8/04/2013 1:07:24 PM However, having gone back and read more of the posts and reread the original post I can s.....
» 8/04/2013 12:47:00 PM An aqueduct, like the Roman aqueducts ? ie an open structure with a continuous fall ? Woul.....
» 8/04/2013 11:51:54 AM Is it just a coincidence that it is Islamic countries that have these systemic problems ? .....
» 8/04/2013 11:34:56 AM The power of energy need will overcome all the politics involved. If the fanatics veto the.....
» 8/04/2013 11:17:07 AM Not to worry, all international trade has started to fade already. In an era of zero to ne.....
» 8/04/2013 10:42:17 AM Here, Here Ludwig ! You are absolutely correct ! No ifs, no buts ! Belly, yes I remember .....
» 8/04/2013 10:00:45 AM Of course Malala was picked out. She ran a blog or a campaign for girls to be educated. Th.....
» 7/04/2013 3:01:54 PM Mhaze, thanks for the information. I thought it was accepted as the cause of ice ages. Mus.....
» 6/04/2013 2:49:26 PM Errr, question; Is a gas like co2 energy or is it a material ? Heat I understand as energ.....
» 6/04/2013 12:22:09 PM There are minor ice ages and major ice ages. They are brought about by the precession of t.....
» 5/04/2013 4:12:30 PM Poirot, I had a look at that link to the German report and the sunspots. Interesting becau.....
» 4/04/2013 10:20:56 AM Now isn't all that interesting, For years people have been saying "The IPCC tells us .....
» 4/04/2013 10:06:25 AM What a lot of nonsense ! Reads like something dreamt up in an ivory tower university by so.....
» 4/04/2013 9:02:16 AM As the IPCC itself has said there has been no temperature increase for 17 years, it seems .....
» 3/04/2013 3:36:34 PM From the Resiliance web site. The Next Domino ? Egypt: The fuel and food situation contin.....
» 2/04/2013 8:31:51 PM Phillip, not many hands to be paid off. The police organise the transport in Indonesia and.....
» 2/04/2013 4:07:46 PM It has become such a racket that the travel time from Iran to Australia is down to five da.....
» 2/04/2013 3:54:05 PM Rhosty, If I had my druthers and I was treasurer, I would say no more money for roads, it.....
» 2/04/2013 2:27:23 PM David G Oh grow up, the pensioners in the UK would be very pleased to see the Mediterranea.....
» 2/04/2013 1:33:49 PM Lexi, The co2 tax is like a very light shower of rain. You say to yourself, oh its not ha.....
» 2/04/2013 9:39:15 AM Lexi, I think you may have it wrong about our GDP to debt ratio. An article I read, and I.....
» 2/04/2013 9:22:41 AM The problem we all have is that no party is prepared to face up to our energy problem tha.....
» 1/04/2013 4:09:16 PM OK Hasbeen, well they drive on the left in Cyprus so it might be quite practical to buy a .....
» 1/04/2013 2:27:40 PM This looks like where the authorisation to confiscate the deposits in Cyprus's banks came .....
» 1/04/2013 1:32:52 PM Now that we are now subject to having our bank deposits confiscated as I think Australia s.....
» 1/04/2013 7:50:23 AM Hasbeen, what you say is correct, but the reason we can no longer support the hangers on i.....
» 31/03/2013 9:01:48 PM No Jardine, you missed the point again. It is about what happens to the economy as a *resu.....
» 31/03/2013 4:32:03 PM Yes, I think that Egypt will be the next domino. If the canal is closed it may well be che.....
» 31/03/2013 1:58:29 PM AA & Jardine, When you were arguing I could not be bothered to wade through all your posts.....
» 31/03/2013 1:49:53 PM No, globalisation is already on the way out. The cost of transport fuels and rising labour.....
» 30/03/2013 3:26:01 PM James, as the banks had lost almost all their assets the depositors had already lost their.....
» 30/03/2013 3:09:27 PM Cyprus now, Egypt next ? http://news.yahoo.com/egypt-calls-favours-credit-crunch-hits-key.....
» 30/03/2013 12:04:18 PM The co2 tax was overhyped by the opposition but the reality is that it is a very perniciou.....
» 29/03/2013 10:24:33 PM Geoff, yes I heard about the Russian raid on the Moscow branch. When the Cyprus President .....
» 29/03/2013 1:39:22 PM Rhosty, what is there to stop the black economy in your proposal ? It would mean that peop.....
» 29/03/2013 10:52:15 AM more; I just stumbled across this article linked. I thought the Cyprus solution was too fa.....
» 29/03/2013 6:27:53 AM cont: So the problem in Cyprus is different to say, Greece, but they had let the banks th.....
» 29/03/2013 5:44:58 AM I have just spent about 30 minutes listening to a BBC program, "World Have Your Say&q.....
» 28/03/2013 8:29:12 PM Rhosty, The quote perhaps modified by Malcolm Fraser was just; "Life wasn't meant to .....
» 28/03/2013 7:23:21 AM We keep getting told that Australia is the envy of the rest of the world. It is true our d.....
» 27/03/2013 5:01:31 PM A new development. The Russians got their money out of Cyprus by using branches of the Cy.....
» 27/03/2013 10:05:39 AM Poirot, what is your take on the IPCC saying that there has been no warming for 17 years ?.....
» 27/03/2013 7:18:24 AM Meanwhile down in the valley, us peasants are discovering that 40% of the gold coins in ou.....
» 26/03/2013 2:24:50 PM There is really no way around all these problems. We, and by that I mean the majority of c.....
» 26/03/2013 9:47:55 AM Says it all; By James Howard Kunstler on March 25, 2013 8:20 AM Of course, everybody sh.....
» 25/03/2013 10:29:37 PM Geoff, note; JKJ said; Bazz, Geoff Energy prices are rising. So what? See, missed the po.....
» 25/03/2013 11:29:46 AM David, our dollar is high because the US has printing money or rather sending screen pixel.....
» 25/03/2013 7:32:56 AM Ahh, Geoff, they are like the Oracles on the mountain, they are arguing amongst themselves.....
» 24/03/2013 12:13:38 PM If you think I am talking through my hat, spend 1/2 an hour and watch this talk on Energy .....
» 24/03/2013 8:17:31 AM Just listen to them, waffle waffle waffle. They just do not understand what has been happe.....
» 23/03/2013 9:53:58 PM Goodness me Alan Austin, Saltpetre, Arjay etc etc; Have none of you woken up to realise it.....
» 23/03/2013 9:44:56 PM Now listen up, Julie Bishop included. All these problems in Europe and the US were predict.....
» 20/03/2013 10:43:29 PM What no one here seems to have understood is that the first strike statement by Nth Korea .....
» 19/03/2013 12:32:17 PM Government WILL get smaller. No need to do anything. Just sit & watch. Energy prices will .....
» 18/03/2013 2:04:19 PM Well there you are Suzie you got one of them already; the return of normal weather patter.....
» 16/03/2013 4:46:01 PM There is to be an Australian Association Society for Study of Peak Oil conference and foru.....
» 14/03/2013 9:44:50 AM I have just started to read this, but I think the posters here will find it of interest. .....
» 14/03/2013 8:44:08 AM Raw Mustard, in reply to my statement the US govt won't be able to do anything you replie.....
» 13/03/2013 4:45:05 PM Someone made a comment about globalisation. Here is an article that criticises globalisati.....
» 13/03/2013 12:38:33 PM Rehctub, I think the problem with the carbon tax is that you do not see its effect after t.....
» 13/03/2013 8:58:40 AM Belly said; Seems you dig up non-things from my posts and find it easy to blame the trade .....
» 13/03/2013 8:37:31 AM Rehctub & Snake, Your posts about gold and its use as a currency got me wondering. Like a.....
» 13/03/2013 8:20:47 AM Arjay, I think you have most of it correct except I don't think there will be the uprising.....
» 12/03/2013 9:46:51 PM Yes Chris energy is crucial but I am afraid it is ignored and just considered a sidetrack .....
» 12/03/2013 9:30:34 PM Snake said; I agree with you that food and energy are wealth, but what do you buy them wit.....
» 12/03/2013 5:59:56 PM I keep remembering what I read about complex societies. It seems that they start having so.....
» 12/03/2013 5:00:16 PM Snake, In the case of a major collapse, you might walk out to your local vegetable farmer .....
» 12/03/2013 4:20:48 PM I don't understand the point you are making. I had pointed out that your loyalty might be .....
» 12/03/2013 12:34:47 PM Rechub, it is the inflation from all the US money printing. I am sure Arjay will enjoy th.....
» 12/03/2013 11:58:55 AM Snake, we are discussing the "Mother of all economic collapses". The only thing .....
» 12/03/2013 10:43:39 AM Pericles hit the mark with what will a hungry banker do while sitting on a pile of gold ? .....
» 12/03/2013 9:08:44 AM Chris, I am afraid both parties, in or out of government are afraid to tell us the truth a.....
» 12/03/2013 8:50:53 AM Belly, you said; If I named, and I can, the power behind the dumping of Rudd, in and out .....
» 11/03/2013 5:10:13 PM Yes Pliny, you are correct. Wilders made the point of the difference between moslems and i.....
» 11/03/2013 3:12:03 PM It is Julia Gillard's political judgement where she failed dismally. She need not have agr.....
» 11/03/2013 12:01:01 PM Actually I can agree with almost all those points, except perhaps the last one. It would n.....
» 10/03/2013 6:03:38 PM What I was suggesting is not a green agenda, far from it. One possible alternative energy .....
» 10/03/2013 5:31:28 PM I think the major problem coming over the horizon is that many of these major events are u.....
» 10/03/2013 5:19:22 PM Until comparatively recently our free speach laws were not a problem. No one ever mentione.....
» 9/03/2013 9:53:29 PM Those wasting their time worrying about how to have an ETS I would ask if you know how com.....
» 9/03/2013 9:42:28 PM Saltpetre, I notice that you are circling around the problem but not quite landing on the .....
» 9/03/2013 6:26:06 PM Yes Banjo that problem is not with the Hawkesbury so much but upstream on the Nepean River.....
» 9/03/2013 5:48:40 PM Poirot, thanks for the correction, but I cannot help if the Labour Party also cannot spell.....
» 9/03/2013 1:06:34 PM Katie, when I went to school the teachers could spell. Now, well I guess your teachers are.....
» 9/03/2013 12:58:58 PM So Askari, should we just lie down and let them walk all over us ? There are lots of misc.....
» 9/03/2013 12:40:31 PM Jayb; csteele's question to me was not about Hiroshima at all but about the unnamed mass o.....
» 8/03/2013 10:28:24 PM Wow, Katie, I think you had better take that Bex and have a nice lie down now. Your unbala.....
» 8/03/2013 10:09:29 PM Banjo, I forgot about the claim about the operators of the Wyvern dam who are accused of c.....
» 8/03/2013 10:00:33 PM csteele my often repeated question was not specifically asked of you. "Why should we.....
» 8/03/2013 7:28:06 PM In Victoria a court case has started over the very bad bushfires of 2011. This class case.....
» 8/03/2013 7:34:21 AM Yes Philip, getting answers is difficult. My question is still unanswered. Why should we .....
» 7/03/2013 4:39:15 PM csteele, I don't believe anyone should be prosecuted for writing such a letter in such poo.....
» 6/03/2013 11:12:53 PM Hasbeen, don't remember commenting on your statement about public transport. Looked back b.....
» 6/03/2013 10:26:32 PM Oh yes csteele, the sheik has the right to say it and even write it. However in an Islamic.....
» 6/03/2013 1:36:20 PM Katie, you had better take a bex and have a nice lie down after the election and the oppos.....
» 6/03/2013 12:12:05 PM Then Poirot, answer my question, why should we bother trying to adapt to their philosophy .....
» 6/03/2013 8:39:48 AM OSW asked; .everyone is scared of upsetting Muslims...why ? Well, as has already happened.....
» 6/03/2013 8:29:25 AM Now boys & girls. lets not get too het up. The governments' proposals of the eastern exten.....
» 6/03/2013 7:42:46 AM On a number of occasions, not this thread, I have asked the question "Given that wher.....
» 5/03/2013 9:13:41 AM csteel, I think the point you miss is the one emphasised by Geert Wilders. The problem is .....
» 4/03/2013 1:43:48 PM I just watched that video of the problems women are having in Brussels. Frightening really.....
» 4/03/2013 12:34:59 PM Katie, you are being quite silly in your remarks. Gillards accusation of Abbott was just a.....
» 4/03/2013 9:00:27 AM Arjay, you got one thing wrong, the US did not invade Iraq for the oil as they only import.....
» 4/03/2013 7:57:41 AM Any society that permits the abortion of girls is heading for madness. Nature intended an .....
» 28/02/2013 8:02:29 AM AGW is not the worse problem the world is facing. First, there has been no warming for 17 .....
» 26/02/2013 11:44:48 AM Spindoc, Geoff has become a bit impatient with you as because perhaps you are not aware of.....
» 25/02/2013 12:08:05 PM Belly, a lot depends on how widespread the corruption is. If it is only restricted to say .....
» 24/02/2013 6:05:42 PM Belly here is the full sentence; In answer to Saltpetre and another poster, who claiming t.....
» 23/02/2013 10:45:29 PM Spindoc, You ask about causes, I have mentioned the oil depletion may times as a cause, a.....
» 23/02/2013 5:36:59 PM I don't think Rudd wants to take over now. If he lost and his result was worse than expect.....
» 23/02/2013 5:32:12 PM Belly I understand your dilemma about Rudd & co, but this worries me; You said; force gove.....
» 22/02/2013 11:21:23 PM I forgot to mention this; There are a number of books on the collapse of empires, eg Rome .....
» 22/02/2013 11:10:13 PM Raw Mustard said; losing a trip to barli for the holidays perhaps? Maybe, I have not bee.....
» 22/02/2013 10:58:30 PM Spindoc said; Come on, you can do better than this. Well not at this hour of the night. B.....
» 22/02/2013 2:39:21 PM Spindoc, Not sure it is either caused by socialism or is the death of socialism. I think u.....
» 22/02/2013 7:12:24 AM Belly, The main thing that worries me about the ALP is the large number of AWU past office.....
» 22/02/2013 7:02:19 AM csteels, your attempt to shield yourself by attacking onthebeach and myself, is pathetic. .....
» 21/02/2013 8:08:53 PM Yes csteele it was a disgraceful piece of opportunism to use her father's death to beat A.....
» 21/02/2013 5:04:49 PM Ahh, yes Lexi, you mention water as a concern. There is also phosphorous and another few m.....
» 21/02/2013 12:44:27 PM Lexi, The spike in oil prices in the 70s was of course different to what we are now facing.....
» 21/02/2013 10:12:09 AM Don't worry Hasbeen, when the crunch comes their money will disappear anyway and the only .....
» 21/02/2013 10:07:46 AM Jardine, I think you misinterpreted what the article says. It is not a prescription for fi.....
» 21/02/2013 8:26:46 AM Yes Belly, I think they all have clauses that if the owners goes broke they revert to gove.....
» 20/02/2013 11:22:06 PM Are you sure that is right Hasbeen ? I was told once that the NSW State Government owned o.....
» 20/02/2013 3:44:11 PM Belly, I don't think anyone will dispose of Julia. Who would want to be the PM who got thr.....
» 20/02/2013 3:37:18 PM Lexi, that article I was writing about, the summary and the link to it is here; http://fo.....
» 20/02/2013 1:26:25 PM Oh, are we still arguing about the wrong problem ? If you want to worry about a real probl.....
» 20/02/2013 1:08:56 PM OK Rehctub, relax it was a flash in the pan, it is back down near $115......
» 20/02/2013 12:00:33 PM Rehctub et al That commentary I have been waffling on about is up with a link to the artic.....
» 20/02/2013 11:01:04 AM I have finished a first read of this paper from Tullett Prebon Group Ltd a London based co.....
» 20/02/2013 8:55:21 AM None of the toll roads will pay a return let alone repay borrowings. Matt Mushlik has done.....
» 20/02/2013 8:14:56 AM Suzie, you must have memory problem if you cannot remember elections when Labour was in op.....
» 19/02/2013 11:02:19 PM Yabby said; Nobody in any survey on food costs, includes the cost of a restaurant cooking .....
» 19/02/2013 10:55:27 PM The accusation of negativism leveled against Tony Abbott is a bit silly also as that is t.....
» 19/02/2013 10:46:58 PM Loudmouth, I haven't a clue what you are on about ! Are you saying that when Labour is in.....
» 19/02/2013 9:11:43 PM Lexi, Lord Nelson would be proud of you ! You seem to be unable to accept what has been t.....
» 19/02/2013 8:57:12 PM Ahh, Planet Truth = 1, untruth = 0 Unless it Hasbeen, he, inverted, then untruth = 1 & tru.....
» 19/02/2013 3:28:27 PM Banjo, I am hoping to write something about globalisation and give a reference to a very .....
» 19/02/2013 3:03:41 PM Hasbeen, who let them out ?.....
» 19/02/2013 11:34:16 AM Ludwig said; So… does this make the Booleans illogical (and/or untruthful)? Ahh well, if .....
» 19/02/2013 7:24:02 AM Well yes Belly I hear your sadness and I share it to a considerable extent. My sadness is .....
» 19/02/2013 7:05:33 AM No Suseonline we are talking Boolean algebra the language of logic. David f well yes A do.....
» 18/02/2013 10:46:31 PM David f; If condition A is true AND condition B is true then AB is true ? A-| . .|--AB B.....
» 18/02/2013 10:40:09 PM Lexi, surely you know that oppositions NEVER release their policies until close to the ele.....
» 18/02/2013 10:16:00 PM err no Hasbeen 43 think. Anyway it is A+B = AB that is the only possible answer......
» 18/02/2013 7:37:08 PM Belly said; Australia gains far more from being part of glottalization than it costs us. .....
» 18/02/2013 7:20:36 PM I will finish this subject. Boolean algebra, the language of logic. A+B = AB Thats it, e.....
» 18/02/2013 7:14:19 PM I find it very difficult to believe that Julia Gillard did not know exactly what Misogynis.....
» 18/02/2013 9:47:15 AM What is needed is for a government to steal a march on history and disconnect Australia fr.....
» 17/02/2013 10:58:46 PM err wrong Murdoch. He is an 1890s detective from Toronto Canada. It is on Foxtel 113. Inte.....
» 17/02/2013 1:51:24 PM Lexi, Interesting a lot of the programs I also watch, except Big Bang Theory, Fraser, Ment.....
» 17/02/2013 10:20:15 AM Whoops bottom left, not right......
» 17/02/2013 10:17:10 AM Individ, here is an intersting site; How much is one trillion dollars in $100 notes. Imagi.....
» 16/02/2013 11:30:30 PM Lexi, I have twigged it, you only listen to the ABC ! I have seen some figures that Abbott.....
» 16/02/2013 11:13:14 PM The framework we operate from around here is simply encapsulated in the observation that t.....
» 15/02/2013 3:08:28 PM It is not a duopoly here as we have Woolies, Coles, IGA (ex Franklins) 2 0ff and Aldi. St.....
» 13/02/2013 6:38:08 PM Goodness me, it is just that so many have poo pooed what many have said about the 15 year .....
» 13/02/2013 2:45:19 PM Poirot, I didn't say he did not still believe in AGW, it is just that he admits that the .....
» 13/02/2013 1:54:13 PM Poirot, I would rather take notice of James Hanson than yourself. After all he is the pree.....
» 13/02/2013 8:15:32 AM Well osung & Lexi, I think it is a real problem. It would be better if the kids were taugh.....
» 12/02/2013 3:12:36 PM o sung wu, naive, no, brainwashed is a more accurate term. I have two teachers in my famil.....
» 12/02/2013 2:41:44 PM I think to answer your question siller needs a study of the background of the members. The.....
» 12/02/2013 10:56:59 AM Lexi, you shot yourself down in the first paragraph. You said; Julia Gillard did not lie t.....
» 12/02/2013 8:21:41 AM Lexi, if a politician makes a promise then cannot honor it for say, financial reasons, the.....
» 11/02/2013 12:47:46 PM Here we go again; Articles such as this are built up on a myth and an old Dutch cartograph.....
» 11/02/2013 10:56:23 AM o sung wu said; the ability, to make a decision, even the WRONG decision, and stick to it .....
» 9/02/2013 5:18:45 PM I am really amazed at Poirot & Lexi; Lexi is totally blinded if she thinks Thompson is not.....
» 9/02/2013 10:47:00 AM You can package it up however you like, but the coalition had more members. Never the les.....
» 9/02/2013 9:59:37 AM What has to be remembered is that Labour LOST the last election ! They are in government o.....
» 8/02/2013 4:03:38 PM I wonder if the bill has exemptions for members of parliament as so many other acts that h.....
» 8/02/2013 9:07:23 AM Peter, Regarding nuclear waste problems, a few years ago a friend, who was responsible at .....
» 6/02/2013 12:06:10 PM A question, if Nicola Noxon resigns as a minister does she get a bigger pension than as a .....
» 6/02/2013 12:00:22 PM Pelican, it was hard for women with children to enter the workforce. That is why the day c.....
» 6/02/2013 7:45:39 AM Pelican, I included Thompson in it because there could be a risk that he would resign for .....
» 5/02/2013 9:42:12 AM Pelican, announcing the date of the election would not have affected anything as everyone .....
» 4/02/2013 2:22:50 PM The ABC discussion that Chris referred to and Chris's expansion are all well away from the.....
» 4/02/2013 1:49:58 PM I also agree with Geoff. If we are talking about shale oil, ie tight oil, then I suggest y.....
» 4/02/2013 12:06:58 PM Goodness me, it is absolutely clear that white people are not protected. The Prime Ministe.....
» 4/02/2013 10:21:44 AM I notice in some of these flooded areas that most of the houses are timber. Would it be po.....
» 3/02/2013 2:54:58 PM Warmair, The people you quote are all missing the point. They are not quoting for the real.....
» 2/02/2013 2:13:05 PM Shame on you Lexi, you said; that of the presumption of innocence and a fair trial Who is.....
» 2/02/2013 9:49:40 AM Phillip, the worse part is the way it places suspicion on those honest officials in all th.....
» 2/02/2013 9:42:53 AM Ivor, it doesn't really matter what is the cost of nuclear. If it or Geothermal is all we .....
» 1/02/2013 10:44:03 PM Thanks for those links. The very large one, I have not attempted to read. The last won ref.....
» 1/02/2013 1:32:17 PM Poirot, for goodness sake stop panicking. The police were asked why they did not act till .....
» 1/02/2013 12:01:27 PM Poirot, I started to read the link you sent but after the first couple of untruths I stopp.....
» 1/02/2013 9:04:10 AM It has stated that now that an election date has been set by the GG no byelection can be h.....
» 1/02/2013 7:59:59 AM Warmair, I think you underestimte the problem. I had thought that with oil not being avail.....
» 1/02/2013 7:13:07 AM Peter, I was not really concerned about CO2, my concern was world peak coal around 2025 to.....
» 31/01/2013 7:48:40 PM Quite possibly you are right Warmair, but if we cannot afford to build them or geothermal,.....
» 31/01/2013 7:28:04 PM Peter, yes I did read the links, and the time scale I was speaking of was to 2050. In anot.....
» 31/01/2013 1:15:48 PM Not sure of your point Poirot. The point I was making has nothing to do with what is charg.....
» 31/01/2013 10:26:23 AM Warmair, it is quite simple. If you want to maintain our current standard of living and/or.....
» 31/01/2013 10:19:54 AM Peter, thanks for those links. Five times the present generation is a frightening project......
» 30/01/2013 4:23:26 PM Peter Lang said; Thank you for telling us about your real world experiences with the exten.....
» 30/01/2013 10:51:11 AM I just posted this on the other thread. I think we are approaching a point where a decisio.....
» 30/01/2013 10:46:55 AM I think we are approaching a point where a decision will be imperative. If our peak demand.....
» 29/01/2013 3:38:45 PM Just like there are people who just cannot believe in global warming, for non logical reas.....
» 29/01/2013 1:21:24 PM How would Phillip have obtained information of La Perouse's presence at Manilla on his arr.....
» 29/01/2013 12:56:42 PM There is one point of which no one seems to be aware. Food production needs very large amo.....
» 29/01/2013 12:21:02 PM Because of its lightness aluminium is an important metal. I think the other plant in Austr.....
» 26/01/2013 10:38:22 AM Qanda, No I have never seen anything that contradicted the Upsalla data. Somewhere I saw .....
» 26/01/2013 8:04:18 AM Qanda, no computer model programs at all. However I can see how small inaccuracies can bec.....
» 25/01/2013 5:09:50 PM 579 said; Polititions are not into conspiracy's. So the libs were taunting the labor abou.....
» 25/01/2013 3:53:05 PM Leo, some of my skepticism comes from the use of computer models and for something like we.....
» 25/01/2013 3:27:53 PM Well OSW, I don't think the PM has a mental problem, but she does seem to be very sure of .....
» 25/01/2013 3:02:03 PM 579 said; When are we going to see some policy making from Abbotts camp, or is that to mu.....
» 25/01/2013 8:38:05 AM Yes interesting Trevor, with about 1/3 the population Japan has about 2/3 the US debt......
» 25/01/2013 8:25:37 AM Belly, I would consider you to be the very model of what the membership of the Labour Part.....
» 25/01/2013 8:06:11 AM 579 said; The more pertinent question is what the government will do with all the money i.....
» 25/01/2013 7:51:56 AM 26th January is the only feasible date. Otherwise 112 years of hard work and dedication wo.....
» 24/01/2013 10:34:06 PM ybgirp, I guess many people hear the reports of some technology causing cancer, or even ju.....
» 24/01/2013 6:56:59 AM Ludwig, the simple answer might be if you park your vehicle there no problem, but if you p.....
» 24/01/2013 6:44:43 AM Well yes Philip, I guess the real problem is that YOU do not have the money !.....
» 24/01/2013 6:41:38 AM err, no one has brought up this point, are you afraid ? Don't worry Nicola's new "fre.....
» 23/01/2013 11:07:21 AM You see ypgirp, you are approaching the problem from the wrong end. You need to know what .....
» 22/01/2013 7:16:47 PM Well David G I suspected that your reply would be similar to what you in fact gave. I need.....
» 22/01/2013 2:25:29 PM David G, what do you know about HAARP ?.....
» 22/01/2013 1:07:15 PM Hasbeen said; no government is worth a pinch of you know what. At least it has fertiliser.....
» 21/01/2013 6:42:28 PM When are you all going to realise this is a problem without a solution. The Jews are back .....
» 21/01/2013 3:54:56 PM Reading the attacks on Walsh and accusations of being financed by graziers etc rang bells .....
» 21/01/2013 1:01:55 PM Sorry Arjay, you are wrong. Peak Crude oil occurred in 2006, IEA 2010 ! At present we are .....
» 21/01/2013 12:39:29 PM Understood Spindoc. There are signs that shale is already peaking in the US, and that will.....
» 21/01/2013 10:53:46 AM Interesting subject Arjay. None of the responses so far have mentioned something that is m.....
» 20/01/2013 4:30:03 PM Oh, here is a relevant matter. I had a test drive of a fully electric car yesterday. Absol.....
» 20/01/2013 4:10:47 PM Arjay said; I'd say we have lots of oil left untouched here to keep prices high and money.....
» 20/01/2013 4:04:12 PM What a pleasant surprise, to find a politician prepared to talk about energy, oil and its .....
» 20/01/2013 3:09:22 PM It is a total waste of time worrying about what has been going on in that whole Pakistan, .....
» 18/01/2013 10:15:51 AM My goodness Arjay, you really are wound up. In the US there is a whole range of off the sc.....
» 16/01/2013 5:21:35 PM Pied Piper said; I can’t see how damages would be awarded on the adoption side of things......
» 16/01/2013 2:26:59 PM Pied Piper, your comments are to the point. If you were a public servant in Docs and had a.....
» 16/01/2013 2:21:00 PM Houellebecq said; Obviously not a job advert for ABC TV... Perhaps you worked there; Neve.....
» 16/01/2013 7:14:36 AM Well this thread may be dead, but here is an article that shows how temporary shale oil an.....
» 14/01/2013 11:02:54 PM Arjay said; Pericles,in 2008 the Gillard Govt borrowed $40 billion from China. I wonder if.....
» 14/01/2013 6:58:57 PM Well at least Barnaby Joyce is an accountant. I think we more of accountancy than economis.....
» 14/01/2013 3:38:44 PM errr, Pericles, I think we may be at cross purposes. The point I was trying to make was th.....
» 14/01/2013 12:55:54 PM Pericles said; Maybe it is time we grew out of this pointless panic, and took a realistic.....
» 14/01/2013 12:46:31 PM Yes, things are a'changing. No doubt about that. Capitalism itself will have to change. An.....
» 14/01/2013 12:00:05 PM Here you all go again, worrying about the wrong problem. A few points; The temperature pr.....
» 14/01/2013 10:36:19 AM Interesting Peter, but I notice your whole article was about monetary policy. I draw to yo.....
» 12/01/2013 6:32:01 AM Belly said; In the media outlets, knowing it was untrue,make money out of the knowledge th.....
» 11/01/2013 11:16:10 AM Lance, your comments reflect the commonly held understanding that we are in a conventional.....
» 11/01/2013 8:30:43 AM Well Yuyutsu, no one can definitively say what effects will be the most significant as our.....
» 10/01/2013 5:12:35 PM Goodness me Lance, 2005-2006 crude oil production stopped increasing. 2007 US sub prime mo.....
» 10/01/2013 4:20:06 PM Cheryl, you just cannot ignore these other debts. They are real money and have to be repai.....
» 10/01/2013 12:41:58 PM Cheryl, if you look more closely you will find the $247 billion is only one part of the go.....
» 10/01/2013 10:19:55 AM Very few politicians are willing to consider the effect of the increasing cost of energy .....
» 10/01/2013 9:22:42 AM It was very foolish of Milne & Rhiannon to publically come out and advocate such behaviour.....
» 7/01/2013 3:12:21 PM Lance said; Baz, your apocalyptic vision of the future is hardly the basis for constituti.....
» 7/01/2013 3:05:14 PM WW, they all come up through the unions, or legal firms supporting the unions, so if it is.....
» 7/01/2013 1:21:05 PM Yes Hasbeen, your comment on downsizing the public service is really the point, as it will.....
» 7/01/2013 9:56:09 AM Hmmm, I was never impressed by Carr as premier. He was not a total disaster but not a roa.....
» 7/01/2013 9:29:52 AM Lance, you & others have entered this discussion on the assumption that nothing other than.....
» 6/01/2013 2:54:11 PM We will not have the money or the will to support the number of pollies that we have now. .....
» 5/01/2013 12:06:25 PM Yes, I agree Arjay, we should be using the CNG that we have. In the case of the Hormuz Str.....
» 5/01/2013 11:04:43 AM Poirot, I think the Thompson affair will become a non starter because of the statute of li.....
» 5/01/2013 8:05:30 AM It is not generally realised that the US does not get much of its oil from the Gulf states.....
» 5/01/2013 7:38:40 AM 579 said; I thought Arjay was the conspiracist. It seems we have Bazz and ww as well. Con.....
» 4/01/2013 10:40:42 PM No Arjay, money has no intrinsic worth unless there is energy to be purchased......
» 4/01/2013 5:08:26 PM I would like to hear your visions for a restructure. However do not fall into the trap of .....
» 4/01/2013 3:05:12 PM 579, did you mean me ! Back on the old track, sounds like he has been talking to Abbott. .....
» 4/01/2013 12:23:06 PM 579, the internet requires a reliable electricity supply and in the more distant future th.....
» 4/01/2013 12:04:40 PM SomonaTas said; J.M.Iggulden. Lays out a radical agenda to get us back on track. Does he.....
» 4/01/2013 8:08:56 AM Arjay, I suspect that bitcoin and any similar schemes, especially if they rely on the int.....
» 4/01/2013 7:37:43 AM Our solution should be to lease reactor ready fuel to other countries. No further fuel unl.....
» 4/01/2013 7:23:33 AM Did not the UN Atomic Inspection group report that they were not given unfetted access to .....
» 3/01/2013 1:06:33 PM Rhosty, Actually we do not get much oil from the middle east, but as oil is as they say fu.....
» 3/01/2013 12:32:45 PM Worldwatcher, I did not see your 11:09 post before I replied. I do not think anyone, excep.....
» 3/01/2013 11:14:08 AM World watcher, my concern is that both parties will go ahead as though it is business as u.....
» 3/01/2013 10:46:55 AM This is a classic example of a problem without a solution. When this type of problem exist.....
» 3/01/2013 9:03:04 AM There is no reason to treat property investment any different to any other business. Every.....
» 2/01/2013 4:33:01 PM If you are interested in just what is the situation with the shale oil business, here is a.....
» 2/01/2013 2:28:39 PM I have a vague recollection that many years ago a government removed offsetting interest p.....
» 2/01/2013 1:37:33 PM World watcher, Well the way I see it is that both parties are mumbling about having polici.....
» 2/01/2013 9:44:17 AM I have not read all the posts, but a couple of points. The Labour party has available a f.....
» 31/12/2012 6:33:55 PM Our problem in particular is that neither of the major parties are prepared to acknowledge.....
» 30/12/2012 2:12:39 PM 579 said; t was not me that said something about radio waves and tinnitus. Bazz just made .....
» 30/12/2012 10:02:25 AM 579 is easily confused. There is no connection between hearing am radio signals in your ea.....
» 29/12/2012 7:02:23 PM Wobbles said; This really is a serious question. I always get a buzzing in my head when I .....
» 29/12/2012 6:07:20 PM Jayb, I have titinus also at about 8.5 Khz. I can zero beat it in my ear with an audio osc.....
» 29/12/2012 5:58:50 PM I think 579 needs to get his offsider back, he has gone from sensible to nuts again. 579 s.....
» 28/12/2012 2:56:22 PM 579 said; To convert from analogue to digital, up to four times before your request leaves.....
» 28/12/2012 1:42:45 PM I am currently reading James Kunstlers book "Too Much Magic". I have just finish.....
» 28/12/2012 1:17:25 PM Exactly right Jayb, that was my experience also. The tech was here with his little test se.....
» 28/12/2012 1:04:25 PM 579 said; The US has a tolerance of electro magnetic radio waves 10,000 times more than AU.....
» 27/12/2012 11:57:07 AM Longer waits between packets......
» 27/12/2012 9:56:21 AM Oh well, now I hope no one accuses me of being a denier next year after Julia and Nicol's .....
» 27/12/2012 7:27:09 AM 579 said; Telstra will never sell naked adsl. Internet to telstra is a sideline only, and.....
» 26/12/2012 9:02:44 PM Phillip, a lot of state govt employees are in public transport and the like. Still the bur.....
» 26/12/2012 8:45:30 PM chrisgaff1000, said that he is getting 500Mbit from Telstra ! Are you sure ? How much is t.....
» 26/12/2012 8:36:26 PM Jayb said; Australia had the world’s best Computer.It was shut down as there was obviousl.....
» 26/12/2012 8:09:28 PM More: My goodness, that is the first time in a long time that I babbled on so long; Cossom.....
» 26/12/2012 7:58:14 PM Well, a few things to reply to here. 579 o/p; To put a bottle neck in the middle of a free.....
» 26/12/2012 8:54:53 AM Over time, even fibre to the street would be extended, first to premises that needed it an.....
» 26/12/2012 8:18:42 AM Wobbles said; The question should be whether you want a nationally integrated network or n.....
» 25/12/2012 7:13:20 AM It seems to me it comes down to you can have maximum speed if you wish to pay, or to be p.....
» 25/12/2012 6:46:30 AM Philip, I can't see 1 in 118 being excessive when you realise it includes Federal Police,.....
» 24/12/2012 2:55:00 PM Is Humpty or Dumty Wayne Swan, who knows. I don't think 579 believes what he says, but Way.....
» 24/12/2012 2:33:25 PM Am I the only one that can see it ? They are Arabs, they do not negotiate, they seem to be.....
» 24/12/2012 2:20:33 PM Isn't it interesting ? In all countries of the world there are problems with moslems. They.....
» 24/12/2012 1:43:47 PM Spindoc, you really need to get a grip on yourself and see what is going on in the real wo.....
» 24/12/2012 9:37:50 AM Just after I sent that last post I realised something; Just a matter of few days, I think .....
» 24/12/2012 9:25:27 AM I must have missed something here, what is the 2G to 5g about ? The phone system ? Fortun.....
» 23/12/2012 4:49:58 PM 579 said; Slipper lost a lucrative job over it, so i expect there will be repercussions, .....
» 23/12/2012 10:50:50 AM Oh really ? They would no doubt have seen a political opportunity in Slipper's slipup. I a.....
» 23/12/2012 8:14:49 AM Worldwatcher, it gets worse. One report I read. The police even organised and escorted a b.....
» 22/12/2012 9:47:23 PM No Philip the cops would probably put a per head tax on each boat load. Mhaze said; they'r.....
» 22/12/2012 3:37:41 PM Just been looking on a web site of ships for sale. Just one ship, $430,000 233 ft,if the p.....
» 22/12/2012 3:00:39 PM 579 said; unless you are a fortune teller who knows what the position will be in six month.....
» 22/12/2012 2:45:24 PM 579, we haven't got a gas meter, never did have one. Wouldn't it be more sensible to just .....
» 22/12/2012 2:00:50 PM 579; for gord sake don't use business as an excuse. I am certain many business people woul.....
» 22/12/2012 1:40:02 PM 579, where do you dream these things up ? The cable in my street is +60 years old and is t.....
» 22/12/2012 8:46:19 AM You said; Despite the Mayan myth, 21st December 2012 Hold onto your hat we are 20 hours a.....
» 22/12/2012 8:40:11 AM Well world watcher, there are a couple or three things they can do. They can reduce the tx.....
» 21/12/2012 2:23:47 PM errr, I don't think you corrected it. Our surplus for this year, $1.1 billion, went up in .....
» 21/12/2012 8:50:44 AM Worldwatcher, not faster, but fast enough. Let me put it this way; I have a 10 megabit spe.....
» 21/12/2012 8:29:22 AM Well I can't see what everyone is excited about. We all knew it was BS for the short memor.....
» 20/12/2012 10:11:16 PM A hard time is coming as growth disappears and economies try to cope with high energy pri.....
» 20/12/2012 7:47:41 AM Stop & Look; It is too late to worry about the ethics of it all. DEN71 and those who think.....
» 19/12/2012 1:16:17 PM A few comments on Philips' suggestions. The only way to stop them is to take away the gold.....
» 19/12/2012 12:42:59 PM Belly said; But while we in my opinion MUST STOP THE BOATS, how do we do it. If I were Pr.....
» 19/12/2012 9:08:19 AM Well Rehctub, I am no fan of the government but ultimately it is paid by the taxpayer. Loo.....
» 19/12/2012 8:51:39 AM Well Ludwig, I am no fan of the government but ultimately it is paid by the taxpayer. Look.....
» 19/12/2012 8:41:30 AM Was it SM that said he was a power station engineer ? Does not sound like Julia Bishop......
» 17/12/2012 4:58:20 PM Much of the discussion here accepts without question the statements of the various authori.....
» 17/12/2012 1:14:05 PM So Poirot, the IPCC cherry picked the temperatures did they ? Hmmm, gee, thats a very stra.....
» 17/12/2012 12:49:09 PM Remember this; Render unto God the things that are God's and render unto Caesar the things.....
» 17/12/2012 8:23:04 AM Warmair said; you have decided for whatever reason not accept the vast body of knowledge o.....
» 17/12/2012 7:21:51 AM Taswegian, I was making little different point. What I was pointing out was that to make s.....
» 17/12/2012 7:09:11 AM Worldwatch, at the risk of boring the others, as you being new to here, this subject anywa.....
» 16/12/2012 9:46:24 PM The problem in America is immense and perhaps unsolvable. If laws could be enforced first .....
» 16/12/2012 4:19:55 PM Well an interesting lot of posts. One point which no one has made is that the shale oil pr.....
» 15/12/2012 12:20:52 PM SM, I know that they have stopped work, but I don't know if they have abandoned it. From w.....
» 15/12/2012 7:18:10 AM Not to worry world watcher, it is not easy to get exact liabilities when it comes to gover.....
» 14/12/2012 12:35:28 PM World watcher, many of those bonds are bought by foreign governments and financial institu.....
» 14/12/2012 8:20:59 AM I think Philip Howell may have drawn a fine line. My recollection is that Gough, or the tr.....
» 14/12/2012 6:49:16 AM Loudmouth, to rub salt in, they have already passed through two or more countries of safet.....
» 12/12/2012 7:57:37 AM Can someone in Melbourne with a smart meter tell us the times of the different rates and w.....
» 11/12/2012 3:41:57 PM Careful Philip S, next year Diamond Pete could report you for saying he is offended becaus.....
» 11/12/2012 3:36:00 PM Touche !.....
» 11/12/2012 3:31:58 PM Attention everyone: New laws to be introduced next year will make it an offense to offend .....
» 11/12/2012 1:03:35 PM Ahhh, there you are see; It was all the Irish ! Hi !.....
» 11/12/2012 1:00:06 PM I am glad about that !.....
» 11/12/2012 12:40:35 PM Yes we would, but then they would arrive by plane......
» 11/12/2012 12:04:50 PM Lexi said; That suggests to me that you think that your opinions are of more value. No, .....
» 11/12/2012 11:01:17 AM Agreed Hasbeen; Indonesia cannot refuse them entry because the boats are Indonesian and h.....
» 10/12/2012 6:01:38 PM I am still fairly skeptical and will remain so until the IPCC uses realistic values for th.....
» 10/12/2012 5:52:49 PM Even pensioners cook the evening meal between 2pm & 8pm. Even their houses get hot between.....
» 10/12/2012 5:37:22 PM I would rather have the best candidate appointed to the board......
» 10/12/2012 5:12:58 PM It was simply really. Gough was acting illegally by trying to borrow from Kemlani without .....
» 10/12/2012 4:05:45 PM Hot Rocks Geothermal has GOT to be made to work. There is all the energy we could ever nee.....
» 10/12/2012 3:41:15 PM Yes, Hasbeen has a good point there. I once ran into that problem. However there is a worl.....
» 10/12/2012 3:23:59 PM Beware, where Sri Lanka has been could be where we are going. The Tamils were boat people .....
» 10/12/2012 3:15:19 PM Jay, the statistics can be found in the gaol records of the ratio of ethnicity. A relative.....
» 10/12/2012 2:47:12 PM Did you see or hear the report of the linesman in a youth soccer match in Holland that was.....
» 10/12/2012 2:36:18 PM People wear masks of the Queen, Prince Charles etc so that could be impersonating someone,.....
» 10/12/2012 12:58:32 PM Oh Lexi, your back ! I guess there is no internet up on that cloud nine where you have bee.....
» 9/12/2012 6:22:02 AM Individual, there is a rock painting in WA showing a sailing ship. Probably a Dutchman on .....
» 8/12/2012 9:59:47 PM The meter is not all that smart, it is the system that it is connected to where the smarts.....
» 8/12/2012 7:38:29 AM Either Julia Gillard is confused or I am. The introduction of smart meters will mean that .....
» 7/12/2012 8:48:32 AM Of course the temperature is rising ! It has being doing that since early 1700s since a pe.....
» 5/12/2012 7:29:23 AM Belly said; Bazz believe me, you got that wrong. You got me puzzled, you said I had it wr.....
» 4/12/2012 9:09:13 AM Somehow, and I don't pretend to know how, the constitutional link between the unions and t.....
» 3/12/2012 8:19:46 AM Abolish negative gearing ? Wait, haven't we been here before ? About 1970s we abolished ne.....
» 3/12/2012 8:01:16 AM Belly, what effect does the close organisational connection between the unions and the Lab.....
» 2/12/2012 9:23:02 AM Isn't it time that we all accepted that there is no solution to this problem. You know, th.....
» 2/12/2012 8:03:18 AM 579; Uuummm, I don't know what to say ! I know computer intelligence has made big strides,.....
» 1/12/2012 8:27:45 AM 579, where did Abbott say he wanted to put 240,000 out of work. Really, you just made that.....
» 30/11/2012 10:22:02 AM 579, what are Friction generators ? I am curious. also you said; As a nation we are in a .....
» 30/11/2012 9:10:35 AM Pericles said; Absolutely nothing. It is a statehood issue, not a religious one. Yeah ? A.....
» 30/11/2012 8:58:58 AM Members of parliament are elected as individuals. That they belong to a political party is.....
» 29/11/2012 1:25:24 PM 579, what are friction generators ? or was that fiction ? Airlines will suffer, such use o.....
» 29/11/2012 1:06:51 PM Hasbeen said; Do you think I aught to tow a 36Ft boat along as well, just in case? Yes, b.....
» 29/11/2012 8:46:56 AM I think what Rehcub was presenting was not so much as a sudden switch but the scene after .....
» 28/11/2012 8:22:53 AM I found a couple of items on steam tractors. I could not find one that I had previously re.....
» 28/11/2012 8:05:30 AM Man O' Land; If they do manage to produce a long life fuel cell there is still the problem.....
» 28/11/2012 7:35:07 AM There is some argument about sea level rise at the Port Arthur tide mark. Since 1888 accor.....
» 27/11/2012 2:41:57 PM If the ice is at -40c, why would it melt at -38c degree ?.....
» 27/11/2012 7:54:08 AM Catch 22; The IPCC are using incorrect fossil fuel energy quantities available. Decline in.....
» 26/11/2012 4:56:19 PM Man O' Land said; I merely make the observation that we have enough resources to sustain t.....
» 26/11/2012 2:34:10 PM Man O' Land; Some while back I read an article by someone who had tested ploughing by trac.....
» 24/11/2012 1:06:15 PM Manothe Land, Your figures are interesting but again I must draw attention to the arithmet.....
» 24/11/2012 12:31:23 PM The boat arrivals since Labour took government have built up a head of steam that despite .....
» 24/11/2012 11:40:25 AM Gina Reinhart want to bring in foreign workers; The government has stacks of them. Let the.....
» 20/11/2012 7:59:47 AM I recently had a problem with NetBank as they had changed something involving Java. You mi.....
» 19/11/2012 5:22:01 PM SM, actually Y2K was a real problem. Thousands and thousands of programmers were involved .....
» 19/11/2012 3:49:45 PM The one important thing that Arthur Berman did not cover was the cost of shale oil & gas. .....
» 19/11/2012 1:13:30 PM I have just got back from a shopping trip to the local centre. There is a building nearby .....
» 19/11/2012 8:16:12 AM A few points; In the US many shopping malls are closing, the tenants having gone broke. Th.....
» 18/11/2012 4:55:52 PM Hasbeen, there is an organisation in the Vancouver Seattle area doing goods delivery by sa.....
» 18/11/2012 7:27:21 AM Thanks for the links Qanda, I will read them. Would you like to have a look at the graphs .....
» 17/11/2012 1:27:53 PM Poriot, I think you might have missed my point. I was not discussing the temperature measu.....
» 17/11/2012 1:14:08 PM No Quanda, I did not mean that the atmosphere was saturated with CO2 or otherwise we would.....
» 17/11/2012 11:09:51 AM I have found some graphs that explain the relationship of co2 to temperature very clearly......
» 17/11/2012 10:38:41 AM and less likely to be tied to fossil fuel/corporate interests. And that is the most cowar.....
» 17/11/2012 9:10:27 AM Belly said; I am afraid Bazz if it reaches hundreds of thousands of times its current leve.....
» 16/11/2012 8:53:53 PM Belly, the last line of my last post was not about the post but a suggestion re the proble.....
» 16/11/2012 2:15:14 PM No Belly, global warming is not a Gillard plot. She is a victim of it as much as we are, i.....
» 15/11/2012 6:05:35 PM Hasbeen said; Even the models used by IPCC only claim about 0.7C increase from a doubling .....
» 14/11/2012 7:19:06 AM Well for fun here is my take on global warming; 1. The world has been warming since the e.....
» 13/11/2012 8:35:55 AM Yes, loudmouth I have seen that reported also. It has risen to about 1.8 babies per woman......
» 13/11/2012 8:31:17 AM What surprises me about the fall in Abbotts polls is that no one seems to consider that ma.....
» 13/11/2012 7:50:45 AM Robert, yes you are right, the Brit Met Office did deny the Daily Mail report. Tracking th.....
» 12/11/2012 4:56:28 PM Interesting Robert, I will go looking tomorrow at BMO and NOAA. Trouble is the BS meter go.....
» 12/11/2012 4:15:10 PM Yuyutsu may have a point. When I arrived at my local station this morning a train had arri.....
» 12/11/2012 3:33:12 PM What is silly about the whole 11/9 thing and the towers as an excuse to invade is that the.....
» 12/11/2012 3:19:33 PM Rhosty said; Well, my bet is, the "FOREIGN" cosy cartels, would simply fold back.....
» 12/11/2012 3:00:08 PM Daniel said; and the controversy over the (off-air) Gillard comments has been inflamed by.....
» 12/11/2012 2:43:38 PM Look, I don't *know* that climate change is real or not. However there are a number of thi.....
» 11/11/2012 6:31:43 PM sounds like Keeting was talking about himself......
» 10/11/2012 10:04:06 AM Hmmm, I'll have to ask the boss about that !.....
» 10/11/2012 9:43:49 AM Ha Ha ! Poirot, glad you appreciate it ! psss fellows let them think we are joking ! he h.....
» 10/11/2012 9:11:56 AM It now appears that political campaigning has become the field of feminist misogynist atta.....
» 9/11/2012 11:57:55 AM Yes Belly, I think you let your thoughts get ahead of the keyboard. You are right, our deb.....
» 9/11/2012 10:51:30 AM All OK Yabby, the requirement for ESCAS reminds me of something said on 4 Corners, about P.....
» 9/11/2012 10:42:34 AM Paul1405 said; The Long Bay Branch of the ALP is now the biggest in the State, No it isn'.....
» 9/11/2012 10:12:20 AM Yabby, I had not realised that the shipment would be FOB. I had presumed because of sheep .....
» 9/11/2012 9:39:34 AM Still no problem here, iceweasel browser (Firefox) & Debian 5.0......
» 9/11/2012 7:26:48 AM Belly said amongst a lot more; Bazz/Rechtub,our debt is, gee except it as truth PLEASE! I.....
» 9/11/2012 6:56:48 AM We are probably all too frightened of legal action on OLO to speak of the subject we all k.....
» 8/11/2012 4:40:04 PM Yes, yes & yes !.....
» 8/11/2012 3:00:39 PM Belly, there was not a peep about their elections amongst all the flood of TV & radio blas.....
» 8/11/2012 1:21:35 PM JBower said; Baz I am sure you regard yourself as smarter than me , in fact smarter than e.....
» 8/11/2012 9:13:42 AM I was not aware that the elections for the US House of Reps and Senate were being conducte.....
» 8/11/2012 8:53:22 AM JB, I am probably more aware than yourself of other countries lack of interest in Australi.....
» 8/11/2012 8:39:54 AM SM, do you think that it is possible that 579 is a labour party troll ? He rigidly follows.....
» 8/11/2012 8:05:58 AM If the number of sheep involved is 2 million, what is the total price ? I'll bet Julia Gil.....
» 7/11/2012 1:24:00 PM Rhrosty; Those that believe that peak oil is real and with us now are not necessarily gree.....
» 7/11/2012 12:07:12 PM Understood Yabby, There has to be a solution that they will understand. For example, a ve.....
» 7/11/2012 9:31:11 AM The whole problem arose because if you tell a moslem that he is wrong, especially if you a.....
» 6/11/2012 3:26:08 PM Well Belly, I am disappointed to see you repeating Gillards sexist slime. There is no evid.....
» 5/11/2012 3:28:33 PM Still no problems......
» 5/11/2012 3:14:58 PM Oh dear, here we go again ! Belly comes up with today's plaint. 579 appears and regurgitat.....
» 5/11/2012 9:53:32 AM We have been part of Asia ever since Gondwanaland. What a lot of nonsense ! Why isn't Eur.....
» 4/11/2012 9:29:19 AM Or perhaps he might like to exercise those little grey matter......
» 3/11/2012 7:49:32 AM I would presume that the major part of the private debt would be housing loans, car loans .....
» 2/11/2012 7:24:55 PM Hmmm, yes well I have read that it is $700 billion......
» 2/11/2012 7:11:05 PM Arjay, having been working with RF since I was 15 I have heard every possible thing blamed.....
» 2/11/2012 9:12:11 AM Arrrgggghhhh ! What bl*&^dy liars and hypocrites ! I just heard our illustrious immigratio.....
» 2/11/2012 8:27:32 AM Yes, Belly I did know that CSG & Natural gas are almost the same. The link is to a process.....
» 2/11/2012 8:15:09 AM There seems to be a not very transparent view of what goes on in the money system. I have .....
» 1/11/2012 1:26:24 PM Rechtub, I am not right up with it either, but I think what happens is that the Reserve Ba.....
» 1/11/2012 7:36:05 AM Foyle said; The USA has not tried a sensible alternative. Yes I agree a valid point. They.....
» 31/10/2012 2:28:55 PM rehctub; Interesting post. However as no doubt you are aware many trends occur in the US b.....
» 31/10/2012 2:16:53 PM Belly re shale oil. Not sure anyone knows what the costs would be here. In the US, they st.....
» 31/10/2012 1:51:00 PM Foyle what you pointed out was correct, governments always did and still do issue pixel mo.....
» 31/10/2012 1:41:23 PM A few people here need to check their keyboards, it is putting in extra zeros. $36.5 Trill.....
» 31/10/2012 12:51:06 PM And on top of all that it occurred at high water springs !.....
» 31/10/2012 10:52:19 AM Rehctub; A government committee has reported that the governments response to the GFC had .....
» 31/10/2012 10:35:52 AM There is another major, perhaps primary factor, not mentioned by scribbler. It was reporte.....
» 31/10/2012 10:13:24 AM I have found it hard to put a figure on exactly how much the Federal government owes; Appr.....
» 31/10/2012 7:17:34 AM Fester, many ideas seem promising, but the old ERoEI. Energy Returned on Energy Invested b.....
» 30/10/2012 3:52:17 PM No they are not, they are in Oceana !.....
» 30/10/2012 3:47:07 PM Belly, there is one process for ethanol whose name I have forgotten that uses non food cro.....
» 30/10/2012 12:30:15 PM After all, it is the economy stupid, Quote, unquote. Rhrosty. No it isn't ! It is energy .....
» 30/10/2012 12:24:14 PM Gym-Fish, no one knows just how good a PM Abbott would turn out to be. Likewise, no one kn.....
» 30/10/2012 12:14:25 PM What makes me laugh is that during the Howard years I remember the liberals saying labour.....
» 30/10/2012 11:03:50 AM The only generational thing about it is the generation that includes the PM attended schoo.....
» 30/10/2012 7:46:49 AM Belly, it is hard to find articles I have previously read. This one illustrates the ponzi.....
» 29/10/2012 9:52:42 AM Julia Bishop's article has rung bells for me. I first became interested in this problem in.....
» 29/10/2012 8:30:30 AM errr, displike of moslems is not racism. Religiousism perhaps but not racism......
» 28/10/2012 10:39:24 PM Belly said; Bazz I found you figure extraordinary, Well thems the facts Mam ! as Joe Fri.....
» 28/10/2012 10:28:09 PM This whole exercise will have the effect of putting offside most men. The whole episode f.....
» 28/10/2012 9:54:18 PM Who says its a majority for queer marriage ? The most I see in recent years is the promoti.....
» 28/10/2012 3:09:34 PM I believe that the real future is that all governments are going to be pushed for money to.....
» 28/10/2012 2:50:14 PM Just fell across this discussion rather late. The author's whole premise is based on the p.....
» 28/10/2012 1:24:01 PM Belly said; I maintain we will produce new fuels, we are told price stops us. Not quite B.....
» 28/10/2012 9:50:35 AM Belly, this is not what I am looking for but it makes the other point about the effect of .....
» 27/10/2012 9:48:48 PM Belly; I know it is hard to accept and you have plenty of company, but not Martin Ferguson.....
» 27/10/2012 8:02:51 AM Yes, I agree Belly, I am a one issue poster and there is a good reason for that. Energy i.....
» 26/10/2012 2:53:10 PM Belly, you are an incurable optimist. You said; We are not at peak oil. Sorry, but we are.....
» 26/10/2012 12:23:33 PM The decision has already been made for us. Population growth rates are falling in developi.....
» 26/10/2012 10:35:19 AM Ahhh Steven, you overlooked that in finance there is already certainty. It will fail, and.....
» 25/10/2012 2:49:54 PM Well scribbler, I don't think that Italian courts can set precedents for our courts, but I.....
» 24/10/2012 4:06:19 PM It looks like all wx, siesmic, building inspections etc etc are about to stop in Italy. h.....
» 24/10/2012 3:43:53 PM Poirot, that article about the NZ BOM is not about predictions but the alleged faking of t.....
» 24/10/2012 9:09:55 AM I use Firefox (Iceweasel) ver 3.06 with no problems......
» 24/10/2012 9:04:29 AM Totally absurd ! If I was a meteorologist in Italy's weather service I would resign immead.....
» 23/10/2012 7:32:17 AM Hmmm, I rather prefer this OLO format. I never have any problems with it, I suspect that i.....
» 22/10/2012 2:49:56 PM Yabby; One problem I run into some time back was when Microsoft brought out a new version .....
» 22/10/2012 1:35:48 PM Yabby, Save your IE Favourites and with Firefox you can go to Bookmarks/Organisebookmarks.....
» 22/10/2012 8:54:25 AM Belly said; In areas of high long term unemployed we should make full time jobs without c.....
» 22/10/2012 8:42:43 AM I use both the Windows Firefox and the Linux Firefox (Iceweasel) and have no trouble with.....
» 21/10/2012 9:48:31 PM Actually NSB Islam is the last religion to be invented. Judaism, Christianity and Zoroastr.....
» 21/10/2012 3:21:04 PM I am afraid, Suzeyonline that the trade argument is a fading away argument. Tourism and In.....
» 20/10/2012 3:16:50 PM Banjo, you have no hope in getting people to understand your point. To many it is simply i.....
» 20/10/2012 3:02:02 PM contd At the bottom of the article there are links to part 2 and part 3. Part two deals wi.....
» 20/10/2012 2:32:32 PM For those of you who think I am talking through my hat about the "End of Growth".....
» 19/10/2012 7:25:25 PM Well Belly, don't tell me you believe conspiracy theories on the suppression of the method.....
» 19/10/2012 4:36:25 PM Poirot, I went looking into it and found a statement made by Alan Jones on the ACMA matte.....
» 19/10/2012 12:33:18 PM 579, this says it in less words than I can use. Keynesians believe government stimulus sp.....
» 19/10/2012 7:33:08 AM NSB, ahh yes you did say suspect. >I suspect that she is the butt of jokes, I have not.....
» 19/10/2012 7:25:11 AM Poirot, I missed this coming up, what is ACMA's argument about ? I read the link you gave......
» 18/10/2012 4:43:24 PM I m pretty sure that there has been a reduction in GDP this year. However we are affected .....
» 18/10/2012 12:26:23 PM Well 579, the GDP that is most important to the majority of Australians is the non mining .....
» 18/10/2012 11:55:32 AM Because he has made such a thing about his innocence and being eager to have his day in co.....
» 18/10/2012 9:46:24 AM Anyway Arjay, it won't matter anyway what happens to the money system. I don't think gold .....
» 18/10/2012 9:05:38 AM 579, the shutdown of those power stations will probably be permanent but it is sensible to.....
» 18/10/2012 7:34:06 AM Well now we know why the Thompson case took so long to finalise. The statute of limitation.....
» 17/10/2012 5:08:45 PM Yes they did Trevor, fixed the programming error......
» 17/10/2012 5:05:40 PM Noisy Bird mentioned jokes about Julia Gillard. I have not heard any yet. I thought that .....
» 17/10/2012 3:55:30 PM Found a news item today. Michael Smith has lodged a formal crime complaint against Julia G.....
» 17/10/2012 9:17:24 AM I recently have had two very positive experiences with sales people. They knew their job, .....
» 17/10/2012 9:11:41 AM Belly said; That, its inventor, let the cat out of the bag, he is a sexist grub. Ahh, who.....
» 16/10/2012 2:02:29 PM Pericles & others; I am not sure that Arjay is totally wrong on this. “Derivatives are fi.....
» 16/10/2012 1:19:36 PM What will be interesting will be to see if the government or the labour party pay his lega.....
» 16/10/2012 1:09:02 PM Graham Richardson said; "Whatever it Takes".....
» 15/10/2012 11:49:59 PM This very large derivative bomb I have read about several times. There does seem to be som.....
» 15/10/2012 11:24:57 PM The big bang theory has run into some trouble. Doing the maths backwards towards the singu.....
» 15/10/2012 11:08:07 PM I seem to recolect that the FWA organisation was going to turn the evidence over to a leg.....
» 15/10/2012 12:26:22 PM UOG said; If you own stocks or bonds or any investment through a broker, you don’t really.....
» 15/10/2012 12:18:21 PM I also have thought along these lines. The proposition here is to buy gold because currenc.....
» 15/10/2012 11:42:32 AM It can be argued that Julia Gillard did not lie, but it is a pretty weak argument. She cou.....
» 15/10/2012 10:49:11 AM All this discussion is largely redundant. What we have ahead is how to wind back our welfa.....
» 15/10/2012 9:50:14 AM Actually it is not the way women dress but the lack of self control that moslem men feel t.....
» 15/10/2012 9:04:51 AM Hmmm, I have come late to this discussion but the whole campaign, and surely no one can ac.....
» 14/10/2012 5:37:02 PM Of course he would hang on as long as possible, but whether he was pressured or not if he .....
» 14/10/2012 1:58:59 PM 579, here is an extract from the first link; So, from the time that someone is charged wi.....
» 14/10/2012 11:04:20 AM 579 said; I do not know why the text's were released before a decision, and why just those.....
» 14/10/2012 7:53:00 AM I am amazed that you cannot see this; 1. PM suggests Slipper resign. 2. Slipper resigns......
» 13/10/2012 4:31:32 PM I am disappointed, no females came on here to abuse me for saying "that woman" !.....
» 13/10/2012 4:26:05 PM I can't see what Bonmot & Belly are on about. If a motion to remove the speaker had not be.....
» 13/10/2012 2:28:05 PM So what you are saying Bonmot, is that the judge could find Slipper in contempt of court f.....
» 13/10/2012 1:50:01 PM Belly, you have STILL missed the point. It would be Slipper resigning ! That has nothing .....
» 13/10/2012 7:48:15 AM Bonmot & Belly, can't you see sub-judicy does not come into it ! It was already public kn.....
» 12/10/2012 12:51:03 PM Bonmot, It still would not matter if Slipper got up and resigned the contents of his text.....
» 12/10/2012 9:22:17 AM 579; Texts, emails, voice calls etc etc are all the same. If they are conveyed by telecomm.....
» 12/10/2012 9:06:07 AM This talk about how dreadful it was in the 50s for women is just a lot of nonsense. Have .....
» 12/10/2012 8:17:13 AM No Bonmot, they could simply asked/told Slipper to resign without stating why publically. .....
» 11/10/2012 4:41:39 PM Banjo; The Speaker and the GG are in similar elevated position. They both have to be above.....
» 11/10/2012 4:08:20 PM 579; You comment on the overseas picking up on Julia's rant. They simply do not have the c.....
» 11/10/2012 9:39:52 AM 579, are you on the circulation list for "Today's issues position" sent out to a.....
» 11/10/2012 9:01:36 AM Diamond Pete said; Can anyone point to any criminal offence that Peter Slipper has been co.....
» 11/10/2012 8:48:58 AM SPQR said; PS: Can you envisage this lot giving up power peacefully if they are voted out?.....
» 11/10/2012 8:08:59 AM Diamond Pete, Just listen to yourself ! What you are suggesting is worse than anything Jo.....
» 10/10/2012 4:41:59 PM Pest, it appears you do not watch parliament very often. Quite understandable, but if you .....
» 8/10/2012 6:03:34 PM Brett H said; No one person or company has the legal right to intrude on your privacy, co.....
» 8/10/2012 10:42:30 AM Houellebecq said; It's all very irrational. No, it is all very rational, if they can get.....
» 8/10/2012 6:59:41 AM Not sure what you are on about Belly. It is quite simple really. There is a campaign by te.....
» 7/10/2012 5:31:08 PM The stupid remark of Alan Jones is no longer what it is about. As Harvey Norman said, it i.....
» 5/10/2012 11:08:05 PM Philip S, you misunderstood what I wrote. The point I was making is that both groups had t.....
» 5/10/2012 4:34:00 PM Part of Individual's comment; Perhaps Mr Bowen is just a victim of his departments I thin.....
» 4/10/2012 9:26:50 AM Wobbles, what a conceited, condescending waffle ! Really, grow up and realise that you may.....
» 2/10/2012 3:12:52 PM 579; As you found Gail Tverberg's article of interest, you may be interested in this foll.....
» 2/10/2012 8:54:59 AM What seems to have been overlooked is that the Prime Minister has refused to take a call f.....
» 1/10/2012 6:38:37 PM How come we have this problem ? We have never had a problem like this with other migrant g.....
» 1/10/2012 5:45:50 PM There is an historic connection to male circumcision. In the couple of thousand BC years t.....
» 1/10/2012 5:26:36 PM What annoys me most is the hypocrisy of the moslems. Just read some time the invective and.....
» 29/09/2012 4:18:52 PM Hmmm, 579, I put a post up here but it seems to have disappeared. Have a look at this art.....
» 28/09/2012 4:34:59 PM Continued There is another problem, the financial system cannot finance interest and debt.....
» 28/09/2012 4:32:19 PM 579, the basic principle is that growth is energy. Most financial people think that growth.....
» 28/09/2012 8:49:00 AM Yuyutsu, Ludwig is right, but to elaborate, the reason that we will have to stop increasin.....
» 25/09/2012 1:36:18 PM Curmudgeon, George Monbiot fell for the duff data put out from Harvard Kennady School by (.....
» 25/09/2012 1:14:09 PM Arjay, you have forgotten the almost $250 Billion in outstanding government bonds. I have .....
» 24/09/2012 4:29:09 PM Gord, Hasbeen called me a greeny !.....
» 24/09/2012 4:25:49 PM Diamond, what you say all seems quite reasonable but-_-_- The effect of the fundamentalist.....
» 24/09/2012 4:05:22 PM Actually if the future turns out as I expect it is not a gloomy proposition. To live in a .....
» 24/09/2012 3:29:41 PM You made some reasonable points there Pericles. I think you are mistaken with the belief .....
» 24/09/2012 1:02:30 PM the idea of "peak oil" has now officially collapsed Now there is an interesting.....
» 24/09/2012 11:56:40 AM I started to read the article with the thought that Peter was being realistic. However in .....
» 24/09/2012 11:10:22 AM In one or two years, it will really hit the fan. Australia will join such countries as Spa.....
» 24/09/2012 9:43:18 AM Some people are of the opinion that Indonesia can refuse those "rescued" entry. .....
» 24/09/2012 8:40:04 AM csteele, you got it wrong on Afghanistan. What Alquada was doing there was not freedom of .....
» 23/09/2012 9:39:42 AM Belly, that offer of a head bounty by a Minister of the Pakistan government is the worse .....
» 22/09/2012 4:47:41 PM I have previously read about the Caliphate. There is an international organisation of isla.....
» 21/09/2012 8:21:20 AM Wobbly said; "The cartoons published by moslem media are far worse than the cartoons .....
» 20/09/2012 5:17:06 PM OUG, well it is correct, it is holding paper. Paper for pulping is worth very little. The .....
» 20/09/2012 3:56:13 PM Those on this thread will find the following url of interest. http://tinyurl.com/c3m5obo .....
» 20/09/2012 11:30:00 AM On Tuesday night I attended a meeting organised by the Sustainable Population Australia or.....
» 20/09/2012 8:55:25 AM The cartoons published by moslem media are far worse than the cartoons published in the we.....
» 19/09/2012 9:13:04 AM But Belly, if we send 800 to Malaysia we have to accept 4000 back here ! Those 4000 will a.....
» 18/09/2012 3:15:45 PM FYI; The reward for killing Salmon Rushti has just been increased to $3 Million......
» 18/09/2012 9:23:31 AM Is Sharia law promoted by both Sunni & Shia sects ? I know that their dispute is over the .....
» 18/09/2012 8:53:04 AM 579, no point you complaining about the QLD & NSW sackings; You do not have the money to .....
» 17/09/2012 2:45:46 PM Islam as a general rule does not advocate democracy. This is because they do not make a di.....
» 17/09/2012 10:19:51 AM Disposable income is probably a good measure of gain in the economy. Government, bankers, .....
» 17/09/2012 9:34:42 AM A Reminder. I brought this to your attention previously but it is worth repeating. Eygpt .....
» 17/09/2012 8:32:01 AM Kactuz; I read the link you gave, interesting. http://www.voiceofdharma.org/books/siii/ch7.....
» 16/09/2012 2:25:09 PM Well scribbler, I offered my suggestion of the cause of the riots as I have seen behaviour.....
» 16/09/2012 9:45:56 AM The moslems display all the characteristics of people with a behaviour problem. They over .....
» 15/09/2012 6:14:21 PM We just do not need this ! It was a deliberate finger up at us. They knew such a behaviour.....
» 15/09/2012 10:41:02 AM No Wobbles, it is now known that we would not have gone into collapse like the US & Europe.....
» 15/09/2012 10:01:11 AM Sir Ivor, The relationship between levels of co2 and temperature seem to be at the crux of.....
» 14/09/2012 12:51:15 PM sonofgloin said; we right now have a record govt debt of nearly 200 billion Is that $200b.....
» 14/09/2012 12:11:56 PM This is how I see it. I am no scientist, but I have read fairly widely on it and have trie.....
» 13/09/2012 6:12:32 PM The Office of Financial Management shows the government offering bonds for bids each week......
» 13/09/2012 5:33:44 PM You are right Anthony there is no justice in it. Except for the Greeks, they just did not .....
» 13/09/2012 10:08:10 AM There are different categories of debt, which is why it is hard to get a single figure. On.....
» 13/09/2012 9:30:46 AM The whole problem of cutting back on the number of public servants could be solved easily......
» 13/09/2012 9:16:45 AM Belly, from my reading there are only two ways out of the problem. We can let the countrie.....
» 12/09/2012 5:32:53 PM What has happened is that they have outworn our generosity. It does get to the point when .....
» 12/09/2012 4:33:00 PM Sorry, I did not make it clear. People in Lakemba have had to move to another part of Sydn.....
» 12/09/2012 3:37:40 PM All very well Lexi, but there is a choice to be made. Some Australians have already had to.....
» 11/09/2012 1:42:36 PM All the posts in this thread are from the mirage of business as usual. Well, it is not goi.....
» 11/09/2012 1:28:27 PM The so called Malaysian solution is from the mathematical madhouse. We send 800 and get ba.....
» 11/09/2012 1:06:53 PM This discussion is getting into dangerous waters. You need to be careful here as you are m.....
» 11/09/2012 8:39:00 AM Ahhh, but then what is inappropriate ? Some behaviour I have seen condemned means that man.....
» 10/09/2012 2:34:17 PM Those arriving by boat from Indonesia or Sri Lanka are illegal. The government says so. Th.....
» 7/09/2012 2:01:29 PM Yes Lexi, there will be cutbacks galore if the coalition wins the election. Similar to Vic.....
» 6/09/2012 9:07:30 AM Well Anthony you have finally revealed yourself when you said;. Opinions or conclusions a.....
» 5/09/2012 6:52:53 PM Oh Gord Anthony will this make you happy; Actually Belly, I don't think a conspiracy exis.....
» 5/09/2012 4:47:33 PM Actually Belly, I don't think a conspiracy exists on either side. I think that there is a .....
» 31/08/2012 3:18:46 PM Anthony said; That's not to say that fossil fuel use isn't a critical factor. OK, then wh.....
» 31/08/2012 2:26:08 PM OK, then why are we worrying about co2, oil, coal etc ?.....
» 31/08/2012 1:58:00 PM Yebiga said; expansion of the welfare net. Really ? Sorry you don't have the money ! We w.....
» 31/08/2012 10:43:35 AM Errr Anthony, are you saying that the amount of fossil fuels burnt does not matter ? Ummm.....
» 30/08/2012 6:22:49 PM Simple 579, he had read the BHP chairman's statement as well as the CEO's. Keep up the go.....
» 30/08/2012 6:17:41 PM Belly said I said; Bazz chants his theme the sky is falling we are out of fossil fuels, no.....
» 30/08/2012 10:01:19 AM Yes Anthony, I do say that. If the whole discussion is based on a projected rise in temper.....
» 30/08/2012 9:26:30 AM Has the IPCC rerun its temperature projections since the real amounts of available fossil .....
» 28/08/2012 3:05:56 PM Keep going 579, you are doing a good job there !.....
» 28/08/2012 2:14:39 PM Yes algae is hopefully a future source of liquid fuel. There has been a lot of optimism ab.....
» 27/08/2012 4:19:57 PM Graham Y; Food price rises were quite severe and were hit not just by grain price rises bu.....
» 27/08/2012 4:04:51 PM My goodness, didn't the Romans start something when they expelled the Jews from the middle.....
» 27/08/2012 2:52:14 PM Michael in Adelaide has it right ! He did however fail to explain to some who thought it s.....
» 25/08/2012 2:54:22 PM Lexi, thou protest too much; The Australian correction was because they referred to the se.....
» 25/08/2012 9:12:57 AM It seems 579 et al can't help themselves. They do not realise their commentary is helping .....
» 23/08/2012 9:26:33 AM The arguments about who appointed whom do not really matter. There is a bad smell coming .....
» 22/08/2012 4:08:56 PM 579, it now appears that Julia Gillard knowingly made a false statement of the purpose of.....
» 22/08/2012 2:57:23 PM Look 579, there is an odour about the place, and a number of people connected with the gov.....
» 21/08/2012 11:14:21 AM It has reached the stage of not only integrity being necessary but the appearance of inte.....
» 20/08/2012 4:16:37 PM Ultimately a line will have to be drawn in the sand. Let the Indonesions answer any sos ca.....
» 20/08/2012 9:04:11 AM I was surprised Michael that you seem to have adopted a business as usual stance on this .....
» 16/08/2012 11:34:00 AM Now we are giving asylum to pirates ! I don't think that it has been realised by the numsk.....
» 15/08/2012 11:14:44 AM Pericles, here is a reference to the derivatives problem. The source is a site that I have.....
» 15/08/2012 8:44:10 AM Turning the boats back will be the biggest deterrent. When they turn up back at the hotel,.....
» 14/08/2012 4:38:06 PM No Pericles, I am always very skeptical of any conspiracy theories but this time Arjay has.....
» 14/08/2012 9:34:58 AM 579 said; No idea what Bazz is on about. When the discussion gets a bit technical, just s.....
» 14/08/2012 9:03:28 AM There is confusion between shale gas and coal seam gas. Fracking is used for shale gas but.....
» 13/08/2012 5:55:09 PM The author missed the point. Most international land investors invest to make money in the.....
» 13/08/2012 4:52:17 PM Despite the knocking the article has received there really is a problem. Someone mentioned.....
» 13/08/2012 4:27:38 PM Arjay has hit on some important points. It has already been suggested that someone in the .....
» 13/08/2012 4:17:30 PM Leave it to those we elected ? You got to be kidding. They don't know which way is up ! W.....
» 13/08/2012 12:02:15 PM Without actually knowing I presume that NBN will take fibre to the basement of unit blocks.....
» 11/08/2012 4:30:08 PM 579; I think the medical usage of the NBN is hyped up. Think how it will be used; Patient.....
» 11/08/2012 11:43:56 AM SM, I have never heard a lifetime for fibre glass cable. I cannot speak from personal hand.....
» 8/08/2012 1:12:21 PM That write up from Lexi's link is wrong, at least in 1997 when I went to Florence. David w.....
» 7/08/2012 12:04:31 PM Ah yes transfer all depts around the state. I agree a good idea. Even the NBN will make it.....
» 7/08/2012 10:10:52 AM Absolutely amazing ! There was a doco on SBS the other night about the universe and one c.....
» 6/08/2012 3:48:34 PM davidf, at least we have the option of going back to the people to have an election immedi.....
» 6/08/2012 3:42:26 PM Oh Hasbeen said; Not only could we not afford a disability insurance scheme, [what a Misno.....
» 6/08/2012 3:20:02 PM Well Voterland, it would just be desirable to keep our coal & gas but if we do not we will.....
» 6/08/2012 2:39:38 PM Saltpetre, interesting suggestion on inland solar thermal. I suspect that the amount of en.....
» 6/08/2012 12:55:29 PM Rhosty, Yes, BMW did burn the hydrogen in IC engines. Unfortunately it is there that the m.....
» 6/08/2012 12:28:19 PM The why davidf is it that the US government has such difficulty with legislation such as t.....
» 6/08/2012 12:11:49 PM Clem said; Japan has no energy in its soil yet its people took it to No. 2 economy. Nonse.....
» 6/08/2012 11:09:47 AM There seems to be an idea that to tear something down will fix it all. As far as a republi.....
» 4/08/2012 4:25:04 PM Pericles, it is all a matter of mathematics. The picture I describe is just starting to be.....
» 3/08/2012 11:49:57 AM I have just received my electricity bill. It has gone from two different rates to three di.....
» 3/08/2012 11:31:50 AM I feel sorry for Pericles as he/she simply does not understand the future. The days of lar.....
» 2/08/2012 4:28:36 PM Lexi, I just read your exchange with SM. I then went and read your references. The $6500 .....
» 1/08/2012 3:36:08 PM Well an interesting thread. A few comments; Baygon: The problem at the nuclear sites in Ja.....
» 1/08/2012 1:03:57 PM I will be surprised if there is sudden change in birthrates. As I see it, it requires two .....
» 1/08/2012 11:18:22 AM Bonmot, I have seen reference to BEST but do not know what it is. Can you enlighten me ? .....
» 31/07/2012 5:56:52 PM Towing the boats back will be effective. If they scuttle the boats, Indonesia will still h.....
» 31/07/2012 5:46:10 PM Don't worry, they will die out......
» 31/07/2012 4:31:18 PM About the only hope we have is that as oil gets dearer, sea freight will push import cost.....
» 31/07/2012 3:54:04 PM I don't know, I don't remember seeing the publication named. It may be there somewhere. Th.....
» 31/07/2012 2:32:54 PM A new paper is going for peer review and publication. It is the result of the heat island .....
» 31/07/2012 2:09:39 PM The world population is still increasing, but from that gapmind.org site it appears that t.....
» 30/07/2012 6:29:39 PM Sorry it is gapminder.org.....
» 30/07/2012 6:28:20 PM That link the csteel gave to TED video led me to a website; gapminder.com. There is a free.....
» 30/07/2012 3:31:45 PM The postion is made worse when the farmers are pushed to the wall, they can be further scr.....
» 29/07/2012 4:14:27 PM Lexi, I think you avoided a trap by not answering. A bit like the PM avoided answering the.....
» 29/07/2012 9:33:37 AM Belly, Thanks for the link. I had a problem with the site, it kept reloading. However I h.....
» 28/07/2012 6:26:55 PM Belly said; Graphs exist forecasting end of oil, using only 20% of todays use, and show p.....
» 28/07/2012 2:01:51 PM Banjo; If by magic the world population stabilised at its present level because of contrac.....
» 28/07/2012 11:58:22 AM Well Banjo, we may not have enough suitable land to increase production to say nothing of .....
» 28/07/2012 11:03:19 AM Yes, of course Individual, if water became restricted population must fall to match. Howev.....
» 28/07/2012 10:10:53 AM I agree Ludwig, there is too little notice taken of agricultural risks. I think that is be.....
» 27/07/2012 5:37:48 PM Here we are Belly, this not the article I remembered but it is saying much the same thing......
» 27/07/2012 4:43:57 PM Belly, if you don't believe me, will you believe Julia's government ? http://www.crudeoil.....
» 27/07/2012 3:22:45 PM Hey ! No he is right. I have just read it. Did not find the $1Million fine but did find $6.....
» 27/07/2012 10:39:45 AM Belly said; I have looked again at my efforts to get annual growth rate average . And base.....
» 27/07/2012 10:05:23 AM I think what is being missed here is that everything done in the past by both sides was m.....
» 26/07/2012 11:01:20 PM Well Lexi, we could start with the moslems and then who next comes to attention. The rest .....
» 26/07/2012 10:01:52 PM It is none of those I told you, it is energy to produce food......
» 26/07/2012 6:04:22 PM Lexi, I think this sums it up. We are allowing some people in, but if there are problem gr.....
» 26/07/2012 5:51:11 PM Banjo, Previous human experience was that famine was caused by wx such as droughts. These .....
» 26/07/2012 4:44:14 PM Hey Lexi; The "uniform state santioned dross" is precisely what occurred during .....
» 26/07/2012 4:39:04 PM There is a graph of population and oil production. The graph for oil starts in the late 18.....
» 26/07/2012 2:36:14 PM Poirot; no you are not well informed on those inquiries. The parliamentary and the Univers.....
» 26/07/2012 2:25:24 PM Wobbles said; To have news items distorted or avoided to meet I will give you an example .....
» 26/07/2012 2:13:50 PM Don't let anyone forget that we also depend on the younger to support the aged in their do.....
» 26/07/2012 1:28:58 PM Belly, you got it wrong, SM didn't specify some could have freedom of speach and others no.....
» 25/07/2012 4:20:07 PM Lexi, that is an easy way to try and dodge the issue. True we do have enough problems wit.....
» 25/07/2012 2:19:34 PM On here sometime back I mentioned an incident. I had a man come to do some work on a doors.....
» 25/07/2012 2:05:53 PM So Hasbeen, you think we haven't enough politicians ?.....
» 25/07/2012 9:28:35 AM Ahh Voter, your suggestion is certainly nirvana for NSW. However it can only be done if we.....
» 24/07/2012 4:56:00 PM Wobbles said; Nobody ever mentions Saudi Arabia anymore - a repressive dictatorship and f.....
» 24/07/2012 9:37:39 AM csteele, your quote just goes to show how useless it is to try and find a "legal".....
» 23/07/2012 7:05:16 PM Anthony, the size of specialist police squads gives an indication. How many of our police .....
» 23/07/2012 4:45:07 PM As we go down the zero growth slope you will see more and more of controversies like this......
» 23/07/2012 4:27:51 PM Plant 3.1, Unfortunately no one bothered to point out to you that the url you gave is to .....
» 23/07/2012 3:27:00 PM The Romans left us with a problem when in the early first century they drove the Jews out .....
» 23/07/2012 3:10:04 PM Cohenite; When you calculated the area for solar farm did you multiply it by more than two.....
» 23/07/2012 2:17:09 PM Ahhh yes Anthony like yesterdays police raid. Hmmm.....
» 23/07/2012 1:09:27 PM Poirot. you missed the point, New York wasn't bombing California, Florida wasn't bombing T.....
» 23/07/2012 10:11:06 AM The extremist moslem behaviour you are seeing is a result of their multigenerational pract.....
» 23/07/2012 9:37:23 AM Parramatta itself is not so bad. Largely Indians and Christian Lebanese. The closer to Au.....
» 23/07/2012 9:23:31 AM Poirot, to you as you seem to be the main protagonist, it all comes down to the fact that .....
» 20/07/2012 4:08:13 PM Rechub, is the problem grain fed cattle ? I don't see that we will be able to continue the.....
» 19/07/2012 10:38:16 AM csteele, before you come back with sarcastic responses I suggest you do a little checking......
» 18/07/2012 6:00:14 PM One of the AGW reports was that the number of Hurricanes in the US had increased. Thw wx b.....
» 18/07/2012 1:05:46 PM Hasbeen said; apply the lesson from the Y2K fiasco, The Y2K fiasco was real. It really w.....
» 18/07/2012 10:10:29 AM Csteel, I had seen a report on this just recently and a comment by the author was that it .....
» 16/07/2012 10:33:01 PM Well Arjay, I think you need to take a Bex and have a nice lie down......
» 16/07/2012 10:03:20 AM Ahhh yes Banjo agree totally. Dates like 12/26/2012 annoy intensely. Worse 10/9/2011 is me.....
» 16/07/2012 9:38:29 AM I have been saying for sometime that the Indonesians cannot refuse entry of turned around .....
» 15/07/2012 4:24:04 PM Arjay, I read that link you gave and all it does is enable the executive branch to do what.....
» 15/07/2012 12:04:51 PM Anthony, csteel et al, I cannot find the original paper by Alklett & Hooke but here is a l.....
» 15/07/2012 9:32:04 AM No Anthony, if coal fired reasonably efficient power stations are the source, as far as I .....
» 15/07/2012 8:58:33 AM Csteel said; data set being used has since been invalidated by real world figures, Incorr.....
» 14/07/2012 2:28:20 PM Hasbeen, Wikipeadia has, down in the references, about number 85, there are quite a few on.....
» 14/07/2012 9:09:57 AM You both seem to think that the only valid science is that presented by those scientists w.....
» 13/07/2012 5:56:09 PM You missed the point csteele. BTW it is either one p & 2 l or the other way about. It was.....
» 13/07/2012 3:05:34 PM Poirot, the same sort of things that were said about scientists complying with their fund.....
» 13/07/2012 2:35:06 PM Belly said; Made too many products and did not get the benefits of mass production. Well .....
» 13/07/2012 2:17:37 PM Poirot said; frauds and charlatans out for monetary gain or in cahoots with various organi.....
» 13/07/2012 10:19:11 AM Of course you can question particular aspects of science ! It is ridiculous to suggest tha.....
» 13/07/2012 10:00:05 AM Deni said; maintain the Governor Generals power to sack a duly elected government We nee.....
» 12/07/2012 4:24:03 PM I can see the manner in which CO2 increases temperature but I have been suspicious of the .....
» 12/07/2012 3:42:12 PM Read all the posts here with interest. Robert Gobleibson commenting on Daryl Leas demise s.....
» 9/07/2012 12:03:24 PM I have no doubt that having a second language is a good thing. If I may relate an experien.....
» 8/07/2012 5:07:04 PM Not really Banjo, I did hear it once suggested and it does make sense. That is one of the .....
» 8/07/2012 3:25:23 PM Oh I see Individual. It was a bit obscure. People have been pointing out that they must ha.....
» 8/07/2012 2:05:55 PM Very poor thinking on your part Lexi. Returning them to Indonesia is returning them to a c.....
» 8/07/2012 11:17:30 AM On Insiders this morning David Marr emphatically repeated several times that Indonesia wo.....
» 7/07/2012 4:46:54 PM Ahhhh, now I know why Lexi is so keen to knock Tony Abbott as PM ! It is left handed reaso.....
» 6/07/2012 2:53:53 PM For those of you who might be interested in the interaction between the economy and energy.....
» 6/07/2012 8:52:11 AM Thanks for the link Luciferase. A reasonable explanation. What did surprise me was the del.....
» 5/07/2012 11:23:23 PM Nobody has answered my question; Why does the temperature rise before the CO2 increases ?.....
» 5/07/2012 11:18:42 PM Lexi, Nauru has undertaken to sign up to the treaty. I find it hard to believe that someon.....
» 5/07/2012 11:08:21 PM Ahhh yes Cohenite it might well be just what we need. Many are also chasing the magic alga.....
» 5/07/2012 3:41:43 PM Lexi, you are far more naive than I had previously thought. You have been totally hoodwink.....
» 5/07/2012 3:10:31 PM Oh by the way, there has been a flood of articles quoting someone at the Harvard Business .....
» 5/07/2012 2:59:49 PM Unfortunately Grim, the government is flat out encouraging other countries to burn our res.....
» 5/07/2012 2:06:02 PM Julia Gillard is at present answering questions on a Herald Sun blog site. Here is a quest.....
» 5/07/2012 9:28:47 AM Everyone on here are not considering that EVERYTHING has changed ! We are now in a time o.....
» 5/07/2012 9:06:21 AM Also we are being lied to in the most blatant way. The govt is telling us that the Indones.....
» 4/07/2012 4:15:30 PM Well Hasbeen, I would not buy a Hybrid as most of the smaller European diesels get better .....
» 4/07/2012 4:03:53 PM I suspect that only a very small percentage, perhaps 5% are genuine refugees. The rest are.....
» 3/07/2012 4:39:36 PM Lexi, I did not suggest getting rid of the Commonwealth government. It would take over all.....
» 3/07/2012 2:46:49 PM Hmmm Lexi, I have for a long time thought that maybe it would be better to get rid of the .....
» 3/07/2012 2:02:33 PM Divergence; My main problem with AGW is that it takes no accurate account of the amount of.....
» 3/07/2012 12:36:38 PM Whoa Belly, I never suggested that we could not change anything......
» 3/07/2012 11:55:24 AM Rehctub, you mention raising the pump. Are you talking about oil or gas ? I did not think .....
» 3/07/2012 11:31:57 AM Hmmm, well I will look up the reports again and send the links. As far as I have been able.....
» 3/07/2012 11:15:14 AM I have never seen such a confused thread here on OLO previously ! The whole "Carbon T.....
» 3/07/2012 9:32:54 AM Sorry Shadow Minister, that is not so. There have been a number of studies on this very po.....
» 3/07/2012 9:24:19 AM Oh Dear, this idea is probably the most impractical that I have seen so far. Do you really.....
» 3/07/2012 9:06:40 AM Preferential voting is there to protect us from having an elected member that the majority.....
» 2/07/2012 5:58:47 PM There was a doco on TV about better place a few days ago. Quite a good system. There could.....
» 2/07/2012 4:32:33 PM Luciferase, the "Smart Grid" as is now being promoted is under fast development......
» 2/07/2012 3:09:38 PM Anthony , interesting. I had an order in for the Nissan Leaf but they came up with a price.....
» 2/07/2012 12:45:49 PM Well Anthony I can see your frustration is in place. However I am frustrated because the w.....
» 2/07/2012 11:59:54 AM Anthony, your point is well made but what happens after next year ? Does this compensation.....
» 2/07/2012 10:49:26 AM Hmmm I see Anthony, symbolism, hmmm. Well until the IPCC reruns its computer models using .....
» 2/07/2012 10:32:36 AM I do not know how closely related Coal Seam Gas is to Shale Seam Gas and whether similar d.....
» 2/07/2012 10:22:21 AM Hey ! Whats wrong with you people ? Are you not aware that Tony Abbott DID win the last el.....
» 2/07/2012 10:17:42 AM Ho Hum ! If it is going to have near zero effect, why are we bothering ?.....
» 28/06/2012 2:59:41 PM aaarrrggghhh, should have said unlikely from the west, but that is hindsight......
» 28/06/2012 2:53:37 PM Anthonyve, the whole Japanese nuclear debacle could have been avoided if they had built th.....
» 28/06/2012 10:14:14 AM Anthonyve said; the notion that oil availability will create a feedback mechanism Yes, I .....
» 28/06/2012 8:41:12 AM Yes Yabby, a lot of people will starve unless they get to work growing their own food. B.....
» 27/06/2012 11:35:14 PM This write up was attached to the Utube page. He goes somewhat further into the effects of.....
» 27/06/2012 11:10:55 PM Except Banjo, everything changed in 2008. Banjo said; To them your two seperate areas of g.....
» 27/06/2012 2:10:29 PM No Anthonyve it is very correct. A year ago approx I asked him about it again and he said.....
» 27/06/2012 1:18:03 PM 579; to get 100% voting rights she would have to buy all shares. The left handed journali.....
» 27/06/2012 1:05:53 PM Many of you here have a quite different opinion to myself about the reasons for the Great .....
» 26/06/2012 8:23:04 AM I have not read the whole article, I just HATE those light blue text on white background w.....
» 25/06/2012 6:17:54 PM Luciferase, If there is a fixed amount of energy available, or worse a declining amount of.....
» 25/06/2012 4:57:31 PM In an era of zero growth any increase in population must mean that the available resources.....
» 25/06/2012 3:45:36 PM Luciferase & David, Perhaps I was not clear in my question. I expected an explanation of h.....
» 25/06/2012 2:35:53 PM Samuel said; So if the current austerity policies have failed, and stimulus is an equally.....
» 24/06/2012 4:18:43 PM Belly, almost all super funds are built to incorporate a significant growth into their str.....
» 24/06/2012 3:59:58 PM Luciferace & David Corbett. You write as though business as usual will be the order of the.....
» 23/06/2012 12:55:20 PM The CO2 tax is not aimed for best result if the object is to enable alternative energy gen.....
» 22/06/2012 4:03:18 PM Scribbler, The unfortunate part is if they are from the Middle East or Afghanistan they m.....
» 22/06/2012 9:01:54 AM Hello All, There is an article on the Energy Bulletin that addresses this problem of peop.....
» 22/06/2012 8:39:12 AM Peter Mac. There was one additional point that you may have forgotten. I also saw that BB.....
» 21/06/2012 3:29:05 PM What we are about to see coming is a fundamental change in capitalism. Up till now it work.....
» 21/06/2012 10:52:34 AM Pericles, I wonder about the IMF providing more money. Australia contributed to that fund,.....
» 21/06/2012 10:32:14 AM As I said elsewhere, much of what is being planned by politicians will have to be abandone.....
» 21/06/2012 10:00:36 AM Notice how every time you turn around some government minister or other is saying, we can'.....
» 21/06/2012 9:50:29 AM Yes Belly I agree, I also suspect that they cannot rescue themselves. If the US was not in.....
» 20/06/2012 4:06:37 PM Ha Ha Lexi, are you familiar with the "Turing Test" Lexi, your reply was to some.....
» 20/06/2012 1:56:36 PM All the arguing to and fro about carbon dioxide and whether there should be a tax or an et.....
» 19/06/2012 6:04:37 PM Pericles, can't you see that it is crueler to send them just enough food to get them to t.....
» 19/06/2012 4:20:00 PM Sqeers, I am listening to the program you recommended while I am typing this. My opinion .....
» 19/06/2012 3:20:09 PM We are all really wasting our time as ultimately we have no control. Neither do the politi.....
» 19/06/2012 3:15:45 PM Here we are, James Kunstler can say it better than I can; http://kunstler.com/blog/2012/0.....
» 19/06/2012 1:23:56 PM Lexi as I said elsewhere, the GDP you are sprouting about includes turnover in the mining .....
» 19/06/2012 1:04:11 PM Whats wrong with the woman, has she gone stark raving mad ! Is she just another Kevin Rudd.....
» 19/06/2012 11:02:23 AM Ludwig & Divergence are spot on. There is no hope that many parts of the world will not be.....
» 18/06/2012 3:23:37 PM The UN's thoughts and ideas on food and population and all its pontifications in Rio plus .....
» 18/06/2012 11:49:42 AM The governments decision to allow export of natural gas will at some time in the future co.....
» 18/06/2012 11:30:35 AM The accident at Chernobyl was predicted at the Atomic Energy conference in Vienna in 1956,.....
» 18/06/2012 10:43:15 AM I have no idea where this area of energy production should go in the future. We do have a .....
» 18/06/2012 9:56:55 AM Wobbles said; Howard gave us a dud railway. Well any major railway is a very important inf.....
» 18/06/2012 9:00:47 AM Paul 1305, There is a system in place. It is set at a reasonable level. There is a limit .....
» 16/06/2012 12:52:22 PM So, let me get this straight; If there were zero Americans in Iraq the Sunnis would stop b.....
» 15/06/2012 3:10:37 PM Ahhh yes I remember that box Loudmouth. Four hundred years ! How much fossil fuels will be.....
» 15/06/2012 10:48:21 AM Anthony said; Public Debt as a percentage of GDP Well all that would be loverly Anthony i.....
» 15/06/2012 9:32:50 AM Lucifer & SM, you are both going on about something that will be redundant anyway. The pro.....
» 15/06/2012 8:43:46 AM Oh I see son of SonofGloin, there are a handful of Americans still there as "advisor.....
» 14/06/2012 6:39:46 PM errr Arjay, I notice that the bombings are still going on in Iraq. The Iraqis said the bom.....
» 14/06/2012 10:17:40 AM Scribbler; Due to various shortages of diesel fuel in mostly Asia the refineries are produ.....
» 14/06/2012 9:45:46 AM Many years back my wife's cousin was a clerk in the Main Roads Dept in the section install.....
» 14/06/2012 9:21:40 AM I don't think much of the idea. They used to go to Ashmore Reef but changed to Christmas I.....
» 13/06/2012 6:02:07 PM Ahhhh Lexi, has the Melbourne disease as my family calls it. Every time we go there for a .....
» 13/06/2012 5:51:19 PM Anthony, I think you missed the point of the question. It is not a question about the firs.....
» 13/06/2012 9:24:13 AM There is one question I have never seen answered satisfactorally. From my reading, it has .....
» 12/06/2012 6:01:47 PM There was a significant number on boats during the early TPV years, but I think it is ines.....
» 12/06/2012 12:36:28 PM Interesting Lexi, Does put a different light on the TPV as a stand alone restriction. If .....
» 12/06/2012 11:13:15 AM Belly, I just don't understand you. >those boats are not! full of Indonesians! Who sai.....
» 11/06/2012 5:15:19 PM Belly said; Indonesia has made it clear, once free of their waters, they do not want them .....
» 11/06/2012 2:50:26 PM Boing boing and all you keep doing is repeating the same things over and over again. Boi.....
» 11/06/2012 1:53:38 PM No Belly, Indonesia can be neither offended or upset that a boat returns, they should not .....
» 11/06/2012 9:33:24 AM Have just scanned through the posts up to date. It seems the posters STILL do not understa.....
» 10/06/2012 2:59:15 PM Yabby said; My problem with your pet theory is that you only focus on energy and seem to i.....
» 10/06/2012 1:45:50 PM Whoops, forgot to comment on this; send back the keys, to get rid of the pesky mortgage. .....
» 10/06/2012 1:40:31 PM Yabby said; When the oil price dropped back to 30$, it did not create a booming economy, .....
» 10/06/2012 12:14:25 PM Yabby, yes the housing boom bust came on gradually during 2007 and got progressively worse.....
» 10/06/2012 9:17:54 AM Thanks Yabby for the info. Is that 1.2 trillion our GDP ? To the $18 billion you have to a.....
» 9/06/2012 4:35:42 PM Yabby & Anthony, isn't the high cost of energy imports which adds to the current account u.....
» 9/06/2012 4:24:36 PM Yabby & Anthony, isn't the high cost of energy imports which adds to the current account u.....
» 9/06/2012 1:50:52 PM Have none of you detected the trend that governments everywhere are cutting back while pre.....
» 8/06/2012 3:42:26 PM I have only read one recent article that explored the possibilities. To sum it up, it migh.....
» 8/06/2012 9:44:53 AM Unfortunately I have not seen a breakdown of where this 4.5% growth occurred. 4% may have .....
» 7/06/2012 9:45:19 PM 579, Long term are you really serious ? Flying food anywhere will be the height of foolish.....
» 7/06/2012 10:26:31 AM A major problem in the Ord was the Magpie Geese. They grew fat and in huge numbers on the .....
» 28/05/2012 2:09:46 PM Ahh well all, welcome to the post peak oil world !.....
» 28/05/2012 1:18:00 PM Wow, you have all really got worked up about this AGW etc. Here is a thought for you all......
» 28/05/2012 11:45:12 AM Here is a link to the tide mark at The Isle of the DEad at Pt Arthur in Tasmania. The mar.....
» 27/05/2012 3:02:43 PM Now Boysley is not listening; Population is set by energy, whether it be the size of your .....
» 27/05/2012 8:13:30 AM Belly said; Bazz, mate, Bad habit coming in and not reading the other posts. Perhaps you .....
» 26/05/2012 4:46:57 PM Quite true, Yabby. It does go round and around. The oil producing states are spending more.....
» 26/05/2012 1:26:29 PM No FP you lied to me when you said; That's easy, SM has posted that the reason for the Nor.....
» 26/05/2012 11:34:14 AM The big problem is that the politicians of all parties, and I include the greens, do not u.....
» 26/05/2012 7:54:13 AM Sitting outside this scrap, I can only say that FP really is out of touch. There was someo.....
» 25/05/2012 6:47:35 PM What is 579 raving about ? There is no justification for the GG to intervene. There is a .....
» 25/05/2012 6:30:02 PM There just seems to be a tendency by the politically correct feminists to desex women. I a.....
» 25/05/2012 4:58:02 PM Graham, I don't think F2 understands what SM was saying. In any case there is no point in .....
» 25/05/2012 9:06:32 AM No Rechub, the trend to tablets will have no effect on the NBN as it is a wholesale networ.....
» 24/05/2012 3:17:45 PM Yabby said; Abbott is shin kicker, not the sort of leader that Australia needs. You are u.....
» 22/05/2012 5:27:03 PM 579, No, what I have been told is that you can reprogram a sim card but there is more to .....
» 22/05/2012 4:35:46 PM My understanding is that if another mobile phone is used to spoof a target phone, the char.....
» 22/05/2012 8:38:26 AM ybgirp, it is not as simple as saying he is presumed innocent. It appears that only applie.....
» 22/05/2012 7:40:28 AM FP, this is not new, I read about it ages ago. As most of the people in FWA are ex union p.....
» 21/05/2012 3:17:06 PM Rhian said; because it’s already happening. Surprise, surprise and so is cheap energy dep.....
» 21/05/2012 2:25:38 PM Another author writing on population that does not understand that population is set by th.....
» 21/05/2012 2:01:38 PM The author writes as though it will all go on loverly. Nowhere in his article does he ment.....
» 20/05/2012 8:47:31 AM Pest, I just read yesterday that the number of shale gas drilling rigs in operation has fa.....
» 17/05/2012 5:46:06 PM Ahh yes, Anthony: Wave actually, Well that is the problem the range of waves is very wide .....
» 17/05/2012 4:48:22 PM Anthonyve mentions the solar trough and salt storage but it does not solve what happens ne.....
» 17/05/2012 1:29:14 PM The problem is storage and its cost. Even if solar and wind can be made economical the sto.....
» 17/05/2012 11:24:47 AM Yes Anthony, what Rehcub has described is the US system and I think that has failed to kee.....
» 17/05/2012 10:47:43 AM There is a problem with shale gas wells. The depletion from the first year is high, typica.....
» 16/05/2012 4:13:11 PM Hasbeen said; Besides there is plenty of oil under the southern end of the barrier reef of.....
» 16/05/2012 4:01:44 PM The one subject we have not mentioned is hot rocks. There is a lot of heat down there, so .....
» 16/05/2012 12:26:59 PM No matter what attitude is taken to peak oil, there is a major problem coming down the roa.....
» 16/05/2012 8:30:19 AM We are on the horns of a dilemma ! We will need the coal to produce the infrastructure for.....
» 14/05/2012 4:15:52 PM Where has Belly been ? Not a peep from him. Not hiding his head in shame is he ?.....
» 14/05/2012 3:51:29 PM The right of innocence is real but not in the case of FWA legislation. Not sure if FWA leg.....
» 14/05/2012 9:55:25 AM The trends of peak oil settle out to two different streams. The first, geology gives a cer.....
» 10/05/2012 7:31:48 PM Graham 3; Thats the way to do it ! Presumably the last calculation was divide by 10 ! A .....
» 10/05/2012 5:51:01 PM Well Graham 3 I would suggest; 3. Blind stupidity and incompetence. I would say from eve.....
» 10/05/2012 5:26:02 PM Dreamon, stop trying to divert the conversation. You have not explained how they got to In.....
» 10/05/2012 11:28:14 AM Peter Lang said; A further clarification: we do know precisely how much energy comes from.....
» 9/05/2012 4:51:23 PM Sillyfilly said; Total greenhouse emissions are calculated by summing the emissions of ea.....
» 9/05/2012 4:13:10 PM The more I learn about this the sillier it gets. (pun intended). If the tax on a company i.....
» 8/05/2012 6:37:15 PM It now seems to be clear that the tax is just a guess, probably done by the treasurer; I w.....
» 8/05/2012 3:07:02 PM Sillyfilly; The link led to a 432 page document. Here is the first paragraph on measuremen.....
» 8/05/2012 2:38:08 PM Yabby, Things have over the last 50 years or more progressed beyond just sticking a pipe i.....
» 8/05/2012 2:01:48 PM Dreamon said; As for the destruction of id documentation, that is often a necessity in or.....
» 8/05/2012 1:22:36 PM SillyFilly, I followed your link but it did not lead to other than a mass of legislation .....
» 7/05/2012 5:29:01 PM Something Peter Lang wrote triggered this thought. If a company receives an emission bill .....
» 7/05/2012 3:24:06 PM Jo Coghlan said; >As the only Anglo-Celtic country in the Asian region, Errr, Austral.....
» 7/05/2012 2:37:10 PM The water problem in China tells you why China will never let Tibet go. China is presently.....
» 7/05/2012 2:26:02 PM I don't think it is all that important that we learn the language of a country on the othe.....
» 7/05/2012 2:08:12 PM Getting back to the thread; Now that there is a change of government in France, their new .....
» 7/05/2012 1:52:40 PM This whole growth discussion is redundant. You do not get a choice on whether to have grow.....
» 7/05/2012 1:41:05 PM Who cares about how complex it is. Just think of the money we can make trading carbon cred.....
» 7/05/2012 1:16:03 PM Kourosh Ziabari Get a life ! How about if I download the Koran and then later delete it,.....
» 7/05/2012 1:08:30 PM So what do you suggest ? Separate the kids from their parents ? No ? Just let the parents .....
» 7/05/2012 11:45:25 AM In Australia the bottom line is the oil majors are closing refineries. That is it. Not far.....
» 6/05/2012 4:17:28 PM Not much anyone can do. Just tell the people that there is not enough water and suggest th.....
» 5/05/2012 10:37:18 PM This has been brewing for sometime. I first read about it approx 6 years ago. It could sta.....
» 5/05/2012 5:00:09 PM Someone, I have forgotten where, posted the clauses involved in the guilty unless proven i.....
» 5/05/2012 10:10:46 AM Is the whole concept of one nation rising and the other falling itself questionable ? Sure.....
» 5/05/2012 9:17:08 AM For the benefit of those who think biofuels such as ethanol are the answer to our fuel pro.....
» 3/05/2012 4:47:53 PM The Jews may have introduced the practise way back when and it became a religious practise.....
» 3/05/2012 4:29:26 PM The problem with your suggestion is that the seams are too narrow to justify open cut or u.....
» 3/05/2012 11:42:15 AM Yabby, there are thousands of wells to be drilled in Queensland & NSW over the next very f.....
» 3/05/2012 8:22:06 AM Popnperish, yes it is hard to cover everything that is happening. All I can see is that th.....
» 3/05/2012 8:02:15 AM Yabby, the demand for gas would not increase overnight, it would wind up slowly as more ve.....
» 2/05/2012 9:00:15 AM Popnperish, actually crude oil plus all liquids flatlined onto the bumpy plateau in July 2.....
» 2/05/2012 8:34:52 AM Hasbeen is correct cng is a viable option and can be used as a transition fuel. It will re.....
» 1/05/2012 10:21:38 AM Rhrosty; The only electric car that I am aware of that has a range of 300km is the $100k +.....
» 1/05/2012 9:27:47 AM Hear this message. You cannot afford to give aid. YOU DO NOT HAVE THE MONEY !.....
» 1/05/2012 8:50:02 AM The situation that the world finds itself in is really simple. We now use 5 to 6 times th.....
» 30/04/2012 4:57:17 PM Ahhh, Lexi, you do have a sense of humour after all ! Belly, no I don't hate Julia, certa.....
» 30/04/2012 4:45:24 PM Lexi, No ! Slipper IS guilty and I agree the government is acting constitutionally. The L.....
» 30/04/2012 3:40:01 PM Well I am pleased to see that I am not all on my own. Roses1, the problem is not with the .....
» 30/04/2012 8:52:38 AM There is another factor which I saw discussed on TV yesterday and it is the demographic na.....
» 30/04/2012 8:38:54 AM Actually Baygon, in the case of the employer being complained against the laws introduced .....
» 30/04/2012 8:34:20 AM My problem is that I just cannot see why so many people seem to hate Tony Abbott. What has.....
» 27/04/2012 2:52:49 PM FWA is an independent of govt; body. ? It is ? !.....
» 26/04/2012 3:31:14 PM There is also an Australian Debt Clock; http://www.debtclock.com.au/ The Germans have be.....
» 24/04/2012 9:54:08 AM Belly said; This link rebuts Shadow Minister. 579 said; Belly's video shows Abbott as a li.....
» 23/04/2012 8:27:21 PM Saltpetre said; And, what exactly has our geographical position got to do with it? > We.....
» 23/04/2012 8:10:56 PM I am amazed at how vicious the anti Abbott people are becoming. They are saying he is this.....
» 20/04/2012 4:14:21 PM ybgirp, social irresponsibility is only part of the problem. The real basis for the collap.....
» 20/04/2012 11:20:27 AM Well SM, how do we get out of the present situation ? We have a large debt which requires .....
» 18/04/2012 12:03:17 PM I said; The police say these incidents are between two bikey gangs. The moslems do not see.....
» 17/04/2012 5:30:59 PM The police say these incidents are between two bikey gangs. The moslems do not seem to be.....
» 17/04/2012 1:58:12 PM Hasbeen, I think you might find this link will help you understand the points I was tryin.....
» 17/04/2012 8:49:07 AM Yes, Hasbeen, nuclear powered ships are of cause a viable way to go. I just wonder if they.....
» 16/04/2012 5:46:49 PM No, Belly we are not going to talk about drugs. The reason is if you were able to remove t.....
» 16/04/2012 3:39:15 PM Well Botsley no one will manage a decine in population. It will not matter anyway. The wo.....
» 16/04/2012 10:00:11 AM Not particually interested in what the greens are up to, but with Bob gone I think the rea.....
» 16/04/2012 9:00:02 AM Kaep; What ? Boylsey; Ahh yes I read an interesting article about the physcology of peopl.....
» 15/04/2012 8:57:11 PM But that is the point Lexi, we are trying the same things over and over again. None of the.....
» 15/04/2012 4:26:03 PM Anyway Cheryl, with Australia declining at near 20% a year soon the cost of continued prod.....
» 15/04/2012 4:17:49 PM Thanks Cheryl. That figure would be the current import content. Maybe my figure was associ.....
» 15/04/2012 3:59:45 PM Belly & Lexi, I don't think you can use the normal point of view that you cannot judge al.....
» 15/04/2012 12:31:11 PM Well Cherly we do import all our petrol except I suspect in WA where the BP refinery is st.....
» 14/04/2012 11:20:08 PM The airlines are in no doubt about their problem with fuel. They like to talk about reduci.....
» 14/04/2012 10:59:18 PM Just in case anyone still thinks this thread is a lot of waffle; Australian oil productio.....
» 14/04/2012 10:26:57 PM Lexi, the Notorious bikie gang is from what I have heard largely Lebanese run, although I .....
» 14/04/2012 4:57:37 PM Belly; Yes the Royals in past times did practise cousin marriage but I think it was only f.....
» 14/04/2012 4:40:19 PM Well StG I can assure there is nothing hilarious about raising a retarded child ! If you w.....
» 14/04/2012 4:31:02 PM There is an interesting historical context to circumcision and the ban on pig meats. In pr.....
» 13/04/2012 8:29:30 PM Sorry Individual, I can't see the point you are making. Maybe it wasn't to me......
» 13/04/2012 5:58:21 PM Alan Joyce just said on TV that if Qantas cannot get an alternative fuel it has no future......
» 13/04/2012 4:52:18 PM The problem no one faces up to is the energy density of hydrocarbons. No other energy sour.....
» 13/04/2012 4:21:26 PM There is a tradition of cousin marriage that has caused those communities that practise it.....
» 12/04/2012 11:41:15 PM No one would seriously change at Clyde if they were going to Chatswood. You would simply g.....
» 12/04/2012 10:53:59 PM I am amazed that so many are so determined to poo poo the depletion without even looking i.....
» 12/04/2012 3:59:03 PM Something I read recently. > The Muslims are not happy! They're not happy in Gaza. The.....
» 12/04/2012 2:12:38 PM Lexi said; Just because they follow a particular religion - does that make them unAustrali.....
» 12/04/2012 9:22:46 AM Back in the old convict days those that committed crime were sent to either Van Diemens La.....
» 12/04/2012 9:02:37 AM Lexi, you are way off track. The areas involved are good quality housing, much having been.....
» 11/04/2012 9:18:41 AM Davidf; The problem of the gun crime is not poverty but riches. Most of them seem to be ab.....
» 10/04/2012 7:43:41 PM Never the less the Carlingford line is active and used. There is only about 1 1/2 km betwe.....
» 10/04/2012 7:54:43 AM Frankly Rectub, I wonder if we have left ourselves enough space to avoid a major collapse.....
» 9/04/2012 10:54:14 PM Rehctub, we have a major infrastructure problem ahead of us to get ready for a restricted .....
» 9/04/2012 1:22:32 PM Look Belly, there is no way any of these other alternate fuels can replace oil & coal. The.....
» 9/04/2012 11:45:03 AM If anyone finds what I said to be away with the fairies then read this url. http://www.bl.....
» 9/04/2012 11:03:22 AM Paul 1405 Yes I did misunderstand what you wrote. I do not know anything about the confer.....
» 9/04/2012 9:56:42 AM You are wrong Belly, the future supply of oil is at the heart of all considerations of all.....
» 9/04/2012 9:14:26 AM Then Flo, why did they refuse to cooperate with the police of two states ? Clearly, they a.....
» 8/04/2012 5:35:24 PM Well Belly, I guess you are one of those cornocopians who believe there is no limit to wha.....
» 8/04/2012 1:55:26 PM 579, I am no expert in this field but putting together the comments made on this subject.....
» 8/04/2012 9:49:44 AM Lexi said speaking of Sen Brandis; And currently he appears to be behaving like a thug. &g.....
» 8/04/2012 9:40:26 AM The Federal government is trying to force the NSW government to undertake two projects th.....
» 7/04/2012 3:03:18 PM Now you are being silly Lexi. Of course Brandis is going to try and bring down the governm.....
» 7/04/2012 10:29:47 AM Poirot, those photos are indeed shocking. I think about the only solution will be the end .....
» 7/04/2012 10:15:59 AM Don't talk silly Flo. Abbot knows he cannot call for double disolution as it stands now. A.....
» 7/04/2012 9:09:08 AM Producer said; This means that some interests are over represented, others are underrepre.....
» 6/04/2012 1:11:13 PM Dozer said; Labor has lost an election, but the last thing it wants to talk about is why. .....
» 6/04/2012 6:27:06 AM Now, Craig Thompson may well be innocent, he might have repaid the money he spent on the c.....
» 5/04/2012 3:43:24 PM The result shows that the discontent with the QLD government was very widespread. Even if .....
» 5/04/2012 1:03:17 PM Of course everyone is making a kangaroo judgment. What else could be expected after such a.....
» 5/04/2012 11:09:12 AM The only one to raise the communist bogey was Arjay. Posted by Arjay, Tuesday, 3 April 201.....
» 5/04/2012 10:47:02 AM Paul said; I assure you the claims that Greens are communists is totally untrue. > Wh.....
» 4/04/2012 10:48:29 AM Agreed Hasbeen ! To call people who come to Centrelink for something they are entitled to .....
» 4/04/2012 9:15:40 AM Pelican said; I assumed given you posted the clip that you had listened to it, multi-late.....
» 4/04/2012 8:58:04 AM Paul said; why don't you give your rank and file membership a say, like The Greens do, or .....
» 3/04/2012 10:38:43 PM Pelican said; What is wrong with multi-lateral organisations in some aspects of global go.....
» 3/04/2012 4:32:15 PM Careful Belly, for a couple of minutes I thought you were talking to me !.....
» 3/04/2012 11:36:46 AM Yes, Hasbeen, I guess one compensation we have is that they are so incompetent that they w.....
» 2/04/2012 11:40:21 PM What a shambles ! You would think that they would have a chairman who knew how to run a me.....
» 2/04/2012 5:05:24 PM Wayne Swan will bring in a balanced budget purely for political reasons. However either La.....
» 2/04/2012 11:43:38 AM Think of the environment that communities will have to exist with in the not so far off ti.....
» 2/04/2012 10:49:15 AM The point that has not been made is that in each electorate we vote for an individual in e.....
» 27/03/2012 2:18:31 PM Lexi, Preferential voting means that whether the Lib & Nats were amalgamated or stood sep.....
» 27/03/2012 6:22:03 AM Lexi, you omitted to say that generally the Libs & Nats did not stand against each other, .....
» 26/03/2012 12:24:09 PM Well, I have just read about half the comments on here. Pretty much as expected from all t.....
» 23/03/2012 1:21:11 PM Well 579, I believe that maybe the grant to Holden is cheaper than the dole that would hav.....
» 22/03/2012 4:52:32 PM Definately Spindoc, we will not allow existing energy sources to be abandoned to suit any .....
» 22/03/2012 11:58:11 AM Think so Belly ? Read this; http://www.energybulletin.net/stories/2012-03-21/peak-oil-cris.....
» 22/03/2012 9:36:54 AM Actually, if the Stop Coal Export was successful they would be doing us a favour. We are .....
» 13/03/2012 8:41:04 AM Yabby, you might find this article interesting. http://tinyurl.com/7tobzj6.....
» 13/03/2012 8:29:37 AM Yabby, yes I read what he wrote a few days back. In the last two or three weeks there has.....
» 12/03/2012 10:47:16 PM Gas is even cheaper now at $2.27. The problem they have is they can produce but nobody can.....
» 12/03/2012 9:18:10 PM Arjay, Hydrogen has been given away as a carrier for vehicles. (It is not a fuel but a c.....
» 12/03/2012 4:08:41 PM Yabby, Unfortunately it is not just recycling that is the answer, after all you never get .....
» 12/03/2012 3:48:22 PM Dreamon said; other locally sourced materials such as copper and seed beads, Did you see.....
» 12/03/2012 9:13:39 AM Yabby said; Why do you assume that the West has to be poor for China to do well? It is si.....
» 10/03/2012 11:39:53 PM Anthonyve, I am not a financial wizard, but then neither are the wizards that have got the.....
» 10/03/2012 2:49:26 PM Yabby has understood the problem but many, including some on here are of the belief that a.....
» 9/03/2012 1:36:26 PM Pest said; What he said about coal seam gas is plain nonsense, totally ignoring the menac.....
» 9/03/2012 11:34:14 AM Anthoneyve has a point that I had forgotten. The days of the shopping malls seems to be en.....
» 9/03/2012 10:23:35 AM I find that I agree most with wobbles. However most people are looking for a return to bus.....
» 9/03/2012 10:09:46 AM Belly, I think maybe Tony Abbott and the opposition look to be so far right is because the.....
» 29/02/2012 10:34:06 AM Vanna, a lot of people do not have a Tax File number. Enough so that it could be used to c.....
» 28/02/2012 10:35:58 PM Vanna, India uses specially designed machines for computerised voting at voting booths. Th.....
» 28/02/2012 10:10:45 AM In these days of hackers I don't think internet voting would be very sensible change. Any .....
» 27/02/2012 10:32:55 PM I think Prialprang misunderstood what I wrote. The public service is there to provide tech.....
» 27/02/2012 11:36:30 AM The labour party is so closely associated (controlled by) the unions that they are unable .....
» 27/02/2012 9:04:53 AM The Westminster system is not perfect but it is better than whatever system is in second p.....
» 26/02/2012 3:07:21 PM Lexi, isn't McAuley one of those economists that believe that growth will respond to finan.....
» 25/02/2012 11:06:46 PM I think the labour supporters are worrying unnecessarily as after it all blows over they w.....
» 25/02/2012 12:16:27 PM There you go Lexi, more of the same. Show me your pink batts. I am still waiting for Bell.....
» 25/02/2012 9:30:13 AM Lexi said; Abbott is not an option for any thinking person. This what I meant when I said.....
» 24/02/2012 10:02:12 AM Belly, on another thread I asked for an explanation of labour left labour right, the facti.....
» 24/02/2012 9:51:18 AM Davidf said; In his vision for an overpopulated Australia Rudd has shown himself unaware .....
» 23/02/2012 4:50:26 PM Belly, I need some clarification. Are the faceless men the senior officials of trade union.....
» 23/02/2012 1:58:26 PM I cannot agree with Lexi on electing the PM. The way the Westminster system does it means .....
» 23/02/2012 8:05:37 AM Belly, I think you have inadvertently shown a major part of Labour's problem. It is just t.....
» 19/02/2012 3:24:33 PM FYI: The price we are paying for oil has now reached $129.84 a barrel. It will be interest.....
» 19/02/2012 8:23:15 AM No Arjay, I would not bet against you, as they say truth is stranger than fiction. The sto.....
» 18/02/2012 1:37:03 PM 579 et al; Following our recent discussion on cost of car usage I have just come across th.....
» 18/02/2012 1:15:54 PM I know this sounds like one of Arjay's conspiracy theories but the news today of the seizu.....
» 17/02/2012 9:32:23 PM Well 50 it quite possibly is permanent ! As for the pollies, they will not explain it, jus.....
» 17/02/2012 5:32:16 PM Yes Rhian, the current economy in the US was caused by the rapid increase in fuel prices i.....
» 17/02/2012 1:54:20 PM For those that have been following this thread, the link below is to an article by Richard.....
» 16/02/2012 2:30:27 PM 579; I agree, watch what happens in the UK, they pay over $2 a litre and it has no effect .....
» 16/02/2012 9:53:09 AM Hasbeen said; As with the stone age not finishing because of a lack of stones, the oil ag.....
» 15/02/2012 10:53:10 PM Savas; I read a couple of months ago the book The End of Growth by Richard Heinberg. He d.....
» 15/02/2012 2:34:17 PM Sam; Well the optimists fall between your two scenarios. However there is a fourth group m.....
» 14/02/2012 10:41:30 PM Cont 579 People got quite excited about LNG powered vehicles for a while until it was rea.....
» 14/02/2012 10:35:07 PM 579; Below is the answer I got to the CNG question. It appears that the problem I mentione.....
» 14/02/2012 3:12:26 PM Ahhhh 579, maybe you have a point there, I will have to ask. My son's father-in-law was ma.....
» 14/02/2012 8:25:46 AM 579, There is a gas which is left in the tank that needs to be purged. I was told the name.....
» 13/02/2012 5:48:09 PM Yes 579 I heard about that, I just wonder if they still use the system. In the US you can .....
» 13/02/2012 3:42:51 PM Hasbeen, Well thats the catch, it is cheap, but the enormous investment needed to get a t.....
» 13/02/2012 2:19:10 PM I think I detect the idea here, that I have seen elsewhere, that Australia is either in As.....
» 13/02/2012 1:59:46 PM Atman commented on "immense" gas finds. The shale gas finds in the US are not th.....
» 13/02/2012 8:22:56 AM If they default all public servants would be unemployed unless they agree to keep working .....
» 8/02/2012 9:41:03 AM Hmmm, even if they are rescued by our naval ships, I think the Navy would be required to r.....
» 7/02/2012 9:24:29 PM Cont SPQR Your earlier comment; I can't see it.The hue & cry will be we have to take them .....
» 7/02/2012 5:10:32 PM SPQR, The points you raise probably require answers more researched than I can give, Howev.....
» 7/02/2012 2:44:38 PM Again I ask; Please explain to me how the Indonesians can refuse entry to an Indonesian v.....
» 7/02/2012 12:17:26 PM Divergence, An interesting exercise is to plot population and oil consumption against tim.....
» 7/02/2012 7:59:47 AM SPQR, there is actually not much that can be done for Arab populations until they ban cous.....
» 6/02/2012 7:43:21 PM Banjo, I have seen reports that some 80% of their population is under 25. I think it impli.....
» 6/02/2012 7:37:08 PM 579 said; FWA is in the process of finding out wether there is a case to be tried. You are.....
» 6/02/2012 3:23:50 PM The question that the author seems to have avoided is this; How can Indonesia refuse entr.....
» 6/02/2012 3:07:38 PM I came late to this discussion and I have just read all the comments. Everyone except SPQR.....
» 6/02/2012 2:17:10 PM Don't put much faith in an employment pick up in the US. Recent information shows that tho.....
» 6/02/2012 1:56:42 PM I previously asked this question; What I don't understand is why the Fair Work Commission.....
» 5/02/2012 2:12:44 PM 579, What downturn ? I just saw Wayne Swann on the TV telling us how great things are and .....
» 4/02/2012 5:42:41 PM Here is an example of how grim the situation is becoming. A few months back we took a curt.....
» 3/02/2012 12:53:02 PM The whole attitude by many about Tony Abbott seems to me to be manufactured. Oh he would.....
» 3/02/2012 12:42:54 PM 579; There was a report about Toyota the other day. I cannot vouch for its accuracy but it.....
» 2/02/2012 9:48:09 PM What I don't understand is why the Fair Work Commission is handling the matter at all. The.....
» 2/02/2012 9:29:34 PM What we are seeing here is what happened in the US from about 2007 as the price of oil ros.....
» 1/02/2012 11:45:30 AM Does anyone see the dichotomy between the Aboriginal Embassy being allowed to stay in plac.....
» 30/01/2012 10:02:59 PM Fred, a second airport for Sydney would be a wste of money. By the time it is finished it .....
» 30/01/2012 10:58:21 AM There has been a significant amount of uninformed comment. First don't confuse this proble.....
» 30/01/2012 9:49:14 AM I am skeptical that a high speed line between say Sydney & Melbourne could be built for fi.....
» 30/01/2012 9:22:28 AM Please explain to me how the Indonesians can refuse entry to an Indonesian vessel with Ind.....
» 28/01/2012 3:17:45 PM Oh Jayb, I forgot to comment on your Qld space station. Havn't you noticed how all these N.....
» 28/01/2012 3:08:43 PM Whew JayB, I like a lot of your ideas but they might need more money than will be availabl.....
» 28/01/2012 8:44:45 AM This is one of the most important threads we have discussed here. A couple of points. Nega.....
» 23/01/2012 3:37:11 PM Will it never end ? The latest is the report from BITRE 117. Australian Government Oil Sup.....
» 22/01/2012 11:55:21 AM Bommot etc, I am not particularly interested in AGW for a couple of reasons. The first is.....
» 20/01/2012 9:51:21 AM Bonmot, your comment is illogical. You said; Yes he did: "We peasants will be paying .....
» 20/01/2012 8:04:37 AM Rache & Belly, Hasbeen never suggested a causative link between the two. His suggestion w.....
» 19/01/2012 7:19:38 AM Flo said; they havespent over four years screaming from the roof tops that disaster is co.....
» 16/01/2012 2:07:54 PM 579, too late to worry about an early grave......
» 16/01/2012 2:05:37 PM Huh ! Well, 579, sorry, I thought you had some knowledge of the subject. Hope I did not un.....
» 16/01/2012 1:52:50 PM 579 said; download speed 1 gb / second Was that a reply to me ? What does that mean ? Is.....
» 16/01/2012 1:40:10 PM Here is just one paper I found on our debt problem. There are many others for you to find......
» 16/01/2012 9:55:36 AM Yes, 579 that is a worry isn't it ! Still if you think it is business as usual then you mi.....
» 16/01/2012 8:55:03 AM No one has yet explained how the NBN will speed up my service. Cat got your tongue ? 579,.....
» 16/01/2012 8:34:15 AM Flo said; Also it is a fact that four years later, following the GFC, the numbers are sti.....
» 15/01/2012 1:35:36 PM I have just had an example of what my last post said. I just downloaded a 9 Mbyte file fro.....
» 15/01/2012 12:59:15 PM 579 said; Broadband will open the vast interior up, to something more use-full than growi.....
» 14/01/2012 1:29:00 PM No Shadow Minister it will not become obsolete. It can be upgraded by just hanging better .....
» 11/01/2012 7:02:36 AM Wobbles; You seem to think that Moore's Law is open ended. Processor speeds are nudging th.....
» 9/01/2012 3:24:18 PM Pepper is right, the problem with the internet is the servers. I get 10 Mbit on adsl2 to &.....
» 9/01/2012 8:14:29 AM The NBN is a Rolls Royce project. Certainly it will probably be the ultimate solution and .....
» 5/01/2012 1:00:07 PM 579 said; If you automate you downsize jobs. Isn't that why we have growth. No it is not.....
» 4/01/2012 10:21:32 PM Yes, they probably will do nothing, unless they are totally mad. They even told the Ameri.....
» 4/01/2012 10:13:04 PM I tried to find the article but to no avail. However believe it or not or only in America .....
» 4/01/2012 10:01:29 PM Yabby & Rehcub, I read an article recently about a situation that has developed in the US......
» 4/01/2012 12:58:41 PM Well, now that Iran has virtually ordered the US to not bring an aircraft carrier into the.....
» 3/01/2012 6:01:05 PM Belly, it is not going to matter much who wins the next election. Neither of them have a c.....
» 3/01/2012 3:20:48 PM Yes Yabby, I agree, the whole situation is, world wide, very dodgey. The whole system has .....
» 3/01/2012 2:08:12 PM Something not being discussed here is the real state of the banks. The banks have been ask.....
» 3/01/2012 1:45:24 PM We are all in for a big shake up in coming years. With decreasing tax revenues and falling.....
» 3/01/2012 1:14:31 PM Andreas Berg; What a load of rubbish !.....
» 1/01/2012 9:49:16 AM Iran Blinks; Obama has signed into law the restrictions on Iran. Iran has asked the EU com.....
» 30/12/2011 3:07:08 PM Steven, I had a look at the chart for the strait and outside the designated channels part .....
» 30/12/2011 1:51:12 PM Steven, I agree, it is most likely bluff, but it is a very dangerous bluff. The repercuss.....
» 29/12/2011 12:46:15 PM Well of course the makings were not there, but they did find where part of the assemblies .....
» 28/12/2011 9:38:21 PM Michael DW; Are you saying that Iraq DID NOT have a nuclear weapons program ? Well I heard.....
» 28/12/2011 9:29:49 PM Yes Steven, I think you would have to be correct, it would only be in effect for a couple .....
» 28/12/2011 3:05:36 PM Faced with mass starvation in many parts of the world, including Australia, how long befor.....
» 28/12/2011 2:45:07 PM Halduell; Had it occurred to you that Iran might have let the IAEA inspect all sorts of p.....
» 28/12/2011 9:50:27 AM Oh well, it won't be long and you won't even hear about the boats. Moves are being made to.....
» 28/12/2011 8:10:32 AM Obviously a narrow strait like this would be easy to blockade. However I would draw attent.....
» 28/12/2011 7:49:47 AM Obviously a narrow strait like this would be easy to blockade. However I would draw attent.....
» 22/12/2011 12:18:52 PM A few days ago I suggested that the boat may have been overloaded and this is why it capsi.....
» 20/12/2011 3:18:14 PM Marilyn, Reports say the boat capsized. This suggests overloading, not weather. Remember .....
» 20/12/2011 11:54:16 AM Belly, this is it ! If she cannot get her legislation passed she MUST go to the GG ! No if.....
» 20/12/2011 7:19:20 AM Belly, why would be the govt's legislation be rejected in the Reps ? They got everything e.....
» 19/12/2011 3:17:14 PM If the navy intercepted the boats Australia would either have to return them to Indonesia .....
» 19/12/2011 8:47:48 AM Most of the comment here is illogical. First, the government could pass its Malaysia legis.....
» 12/12/2011 7:48:37 AM Lexi; Those arriving by boat do need to have a visa. If they were refugees and were arrivi.....
» 4/12/2011 8:18:23 AM 579; Your logic seems to have gone out the window. I was agreeing with you that the Malays.....
» 3/12/2011 5:44:42 PM 579; Of course Malaysia would have worked. The greens thought it would work too well. Luc.....
» 3/12/2011 1:10:52 PM My understanding is that the Liberal amendment would allow off shore processing anywhere t.....
» 2/12/2011 10:41:56 PM One of the problems might be that some countries do not have very securely designed passp.....
» 2/12/2011 3:49:42 PM It is not an immigration policy we want it is an emigration policy that is needed. The Mur.....
» 2/12/2011 3:19:49 PM Rather than buy gold & silver, buy copper. It has real value, it can be used to make thing.....
» 1/12/2011 10:50:49 PM Pepper, you figures may be a bit old. It is rising at about $2billion a week, so it does .....
» 1/12/2011 1:37:03 PM Just checked a couple of figures, I said; but has now got up to $237 billion last I saw a .....
» 1/12/2011 1:12:47 PM Lexi; Everything you quoted is correct. However don't confuse surplus and deficit with deb.....
» 1/12/2011 12:56:58 PM Yuyutsu, I seriously doubt such a water system could be built for less than several $100s .....
» 1/12/2011 12:37:55 PM 579 said; Au economy is in excess of 1 trillion $, Your 250 million $ is some what meak, b.....
» 1/12/2011 11:38:39 AM Contd; It was also done with two ships from Sri Lanka to Canada......
» 1/12/2011 11:37:08 AM It might be interesting to examine the trend in the size of the boats. The last two that a.....
» 1/12/2011 10:51:30 AM Lexi, The treasurers problem is that he promised a surplus for that 2002-2003 year when ev.....
» 30/11/2011 4:56:09 PM Not at all. We are not more smart than anybody else. We fixed our political and economic p.....
» 30/11/2011 4:28:15 PM Well I don't know if it is that silly, after all Swann has done just that to fake his res.....
» 30/11/2011 12:47:13 PM Irrelevant Piorot, we have to cut back on food production, Julia says so......
» 30/11/2011 12:31:05 PM NSB, Why can't they fix their own problems ? Everybody else has to fix their own problems......
» 30/11/2011 10:49:34 AM Hey Belly said; It must be awful the impacts haveing been felt up to 4 years before implem.....
» 30/11/2011 10:43:55 AM NSB; the rules have changed ! We are now in the zero growth era and we do not have enough .....
» 29/11/2011 10:30:00 PM Whoops, sorry about that Saul, I must have been asleep that time ! Seriously, it is inter.....
» 29/11/2011 1:14:49 PM Pelican, we cannot afford to discriminate between those who may be genuine and those who a.....
» 29/11/2011 10:52:01 AM Yes, well interesting but absolutely no mention of a major cause of the problem we are all.....
» 29/11/2011 10:22:57 AM The author seems to me to describe what a significant number of people are experiencing bu.....
» 29/11/2011 9:42:16 AM Here we are arguing about how to let immigrants, legal & illegal into the country at the s.....
» 28/11/2011 3:23:21 PM Here is something relevant to this discussion; Aussie manufacturing is getting hammered i.....
» 26/11/2011 9:37:55 PM Arjay; My electrity rate in November 2008 was 12.7 cents per kw hour for 1st 1841 Kwh 18......
» 26/11/2011 1:32:17 PM Rechub & 579 Five of the last six recessions have immediately followed spikes in oil price.....
» 26/11/2011 1:16:03 PM Don't know 579; just a report on Sky. Stands to reason though, it could be a just in case .....
» 26/11/2011 9:28:27 AM What is the matter with you lot ? Can't you see that it is all about Craig Thompson ? Ther.....
» 25/11/2011 11:02:45 PM Rehub, hasbeen et al, This link will tell you why businesses are having trouble with their.....
» 25/11/2011 6:04:10 PM Well Belly, it certainly is not sharp on the top. It has been near flat but bumpy on the t.....
» 25/11/2011 12:39:41 PM Belly, the real question becomes; "Can we transition to natural gas faster than oil .....
» 25/11/2011 11:32:42 AM A few times I have made remarks about the relationship between energy and GDP. An article .....
» 23/11/2011 1:39:42 PM I am afraid I have to agree with Hasbeen. We have held our "Standard of Living" .....
» 21/11/2011 10:59:27 PM Rawmustard & Gimme facts; There was one really import fact that I missed. My son's father-.....
» 21/11/2011 6:16:45 PM The facts here they are; You said; Battery power has a problem with disposal of used batte.....
» 21/11/2011 3:56:45 PM No Yabby, you have to remember even if you are getting a small energy gain it is not enoug.....
» 21/11/2011 12:29:28 PM Yabby said; Energy is energy. Well it isn't necessarily so ! Almost all biofuels such as .....
» 20/11/2011 4:05:31 PM The problem Belly is that these appointees were not even members of parliament. It was jus.....
» 20/11/2011 3:44:38 PM Ahhh so 579, you agree that the labour government should be left in place and not dismiss.....
» 20/11/2011 2:41:05 PM Well Lexi, I was not criticising another government. I was commenting on a putsch. Hitler.....
» 20/11/2011 1:07:21 PM Just to show how much that saying; "The price of freedom is perpetual vigilance".....
» 19/11/2011 9:48:15 PM Never mind Belly, there are many people like you who have yet to have realised the implica.....
» 19/11/2011 12:14:31 PM Pelican said; Would we get away with not exporting our resources without international res.....
» 18/11/2011 10:20:35 PM Belly said; Bazz I am unsure Capitalism can run on zero growth. China and India grow from .....
» 18/11/2011 2:52:16 PM World energy production has reached a bumpy plateau. That means growth has reached a bumpy.....
» 18/11/2011 2:22:41 PM Shadow and Pelican, I we banned export of coal we would have enough to last hundreds of y.....
» 17/11/2011 8:28:39 AM China has said it will burn all our coal. So why don't we stop export of coal and we burn.....
» 16/11/2011 10:06:50 PM Graham, the poster said it was the English flag which is not the Union Jack. It may well h.....
» 16/11/2011 9:50:35 PM Belly, I never said that it let the reporters off the hook. What I said was that the phone.....
» 16/11/2011 5:44:16 PM Over the last couple of thousand years the Arabs were the major slave traders. Remember it.....
» 16/11/2011 9:36:22 AM The comment by Squeers & others about the lady in the UK being arrested for flying the &qu.....
» 16/11/2011 8:23:53 AM In this mobile phone hacking case, actually it is not hacking as they used a facility prov.....
» 15/11/2011 2:45:28 PM The Greeks did not just run up unrepayable debt they, with the conivance of Goldman Sachs,.....
» 15/11/2011 2:17:14 PM Consider the following; Peak crude oil 2006 (IEA) Peak crude oil plus all liquids 2008 (IE.....
» 15/11/2011 1:06:07 PM I am surprised that there is even discussion about whether multiculturalism has failed. I.....
» 14/11/2011 6:58:28 PM Aaahhh Haaa a Dinosaur driver !.....
» 14/11/2011 5:46:31 PM There is all that heat down there in the granite. Surely a Manhattan style project would e.....
» 14/11/2011 3:47:26 PM We are mixing up US & world figures. Also check if Yergin is referring to Tons as some sta.....
» 14/11/2011 2:54:55 PM Yabby, I knew the figure you quoted must be wrong. I doubt if Yergin would get it that wro.....
» 14/11/2011 1:37:01 PM Belly as you can see it was Yabby that was wrong not Hubbard......
» 14/11/2011 1:34:23 PM Yabby; Your figures are way out. I have not seen what Hubbard predicted for 1970 but as y.....
» 13/11/2011 9:21:13 PM Now here is a very interesting point. As some of you are aware the prediction of oil deple.....
» 11/11/2011 9:49:37 PM Ah yes Lexi, I keep getting it mixed up Uppsala & Upsalla. I just had to go and look at Pr.....
» 11/11/2011 2:56:44 PM OK Lexi, well there is plenty of information available. I have read most of the papers ava.....
» 10/11/2011 10:12:05 PM Ahh yes Lexi, you might well be a politician with that belief. You have indeed touched the.....
» 10/11/2011 5:17:48 PM Sorry Lexi, we are talking about different subjects. CO2 & global warming has nothing to d.....
» 10/11/2011 4:37:32 PM No Lexi, it is not simple ! In an era of the end of growth we will not have the GDP to hav.....
» 10/11/2011 1:05:53 PM Belly said; But no, be aware, this is the start of something brand new. It may take freedo.....
» 10/11/2011 10:09:30 AM Just in case you think I was just waffling on on my own about growth perhaps you might fin.....
» 10/11/2011 8:28:50 AM Ahh well it will all matter for nought what we all waffle on about here. I think it was Be.....
» 9/11/2011 5:01:14 PM My recollection is that they patrolled the area between Australian and Indonesian territo.....
» 9/11/2011 2:37:29 PM Lexi said seriously I think; BTW: where was the leader of the Opposition when it came time.....
» 9/11/2011 10:36:05 AM Luciferase said; more humane than turning boats back out to sea, They did not turn back o.....
» 8/11/2011 1:35:12 PM Re Iran refusing their citizens reentry, why not just put them on a plane with a ticket t.....
» 8/11/2011 8:31:53 AM Pelican; They have no problem with travel documents as they could not have flown to Malays.....
» 7/11/2011 3:02:21 PM I just read about Senators Bob Brown & Xfernon are proposing a private members bill that w.....
» 7/11/2011 12:28:47 PM The problem with fertiliser is that the poorest people are having difficulty affording th.....
» 7/11/2011 10:18:54 AM Like almost all governments, banks etc you overlook the real cause of the failure of the b.....
» 7/11/2011 9:57:52 AM I am afraid that the tourism business is in for a long drought. All governments, except Ch.....
» 6/11/2011 10:45:55 PM Ohhh Dear, sigh......
» 3/11/2011 4:56:45 PM No Trashcan man, they towed them back to Indonesian waters. From what I remember about it .....
» 3/11/2011 3:06:52 PM Belly, you have it wrong. The coalition's policy was ANY UNHCR approved country. It gave t.....
» 3/11/2011 2:38:24 PM I heard that Greens senator lady speaking on TV last night about how to get the boat peopl.....
» 3/11/2011 1:34:51 PM Rehcub, you have posed the most difficult question possible. Because any career undertaken.....
» 3/11/2011 9:37:09 AM WAIT A MINUTE ! Didn't the opposition amendment provide that the boat people could be sen.....
» 1/11/2011 9:11:49 PM Hasbeen, Fading is a common problem with UHF signals. It is just that you need to have a .....
» 1/11/2011 12:36:07 PM Hasbeen, about the only solution I can suggest at this distance is to get a new TV mast at.....
» 1/11/2011 8:00:10 AM Hasbeen, when you fitted the amplifier did the signal improve ? If it was on analogue the .....
» 31/10/2011 4:26:55 PM Blue Cross, We are in a new world now. Our GDP is being eaten by the cost of energy. So e.....
» 31/10/2011 9:52:03 AM Dick Smith commented on the radio this morning and made a lot of sense. With an open skyes.....
» 29/10/2011 3:20:31 PM If I had been that lib minister, I would have said; "When conditions change I change .....
» 29/10/2011 2:40:34 PM There will not be as much death by starvation as many here imagine. In times of food short.....
» 29/10/2011 2:00:00 PM If you were starting from scratch on a plain my ideal would be as follows. Imagine a CBD .....
» 17/10/2011 2:22:18 PM Sqeers; Natural gas will stretch our our energy depletion. However, the production that i.....
» 17/10/2011 9:07:06 AM Here was a surprise. I heard on one of the Sunday political programs I can't remember whic.....
» 17/10/2011 7:34:42 AM Sqeers, Loudmouth, Peter & Belly are all engaged in arguing where society will head in the.....
» 16/10/2011 5:24:10 PM Rechub said: Meanwhile, the union officials jobs ar saf as houses,because thier wages are.....
» 16/10/2011 2:00:09 PM I remember when tarrifs started to be wound back and imports were increasing having the t.....
» 15/10/2011 9:17:55 PM Well Jay, your two acres of scrubby land might not have much advantage to you but if you h.....
» 15/10/2011 2:25:10 PM Belly, here is a link to an article that puts it quite well. It had a foot long url so her.....
» 15/10/2011 12:08:11 PM Well, Belly, it is not just oil, it is in fact almost everything. Your thought that coal h.....
» 15/10/2011 10:10:40 AM Well Belly, you don't get it, Should I lie ? Hi ! Wars will be very difficult to wage on .....
» 14/10/2011 10:42:33 PM Loudmouth suggested Utopia ! That is one thing it not be. The transition will not be welco.....
» 14/10/2011 5:33:10 PM My goodness, none of you get it ! It is not going to be like either side of this argument .....
» 13/10/2011 8:04:40 PM Some years ago the two fibres going north both crossed the river on the same bridge at Tel.....
» 11/10/2011 7:31:18 AM Ahhh, yes Hasbeen, Isn't it marvelous what you can do with cheap energy and low wages. Pit.....
» 10/10/2011 10:37:20 AM Hasbeen, There is all that heat down there under the ground in granite with enough to las.....
» 10/10/2011 8:51:28 AM There is no doubt that Steve Jobs and Apple have made their mark. Some of the reports have.....
» 8/10/2011 3:05:27 PM You are right Yabby, it will not happen overnight but it will happen. As far as Yergin is .....
» 8/10/2011 11:00:01 AM Someone asked why we should plan for local manufacture. First there are a lot of people wh.....
» 4/10/2011 3:00:35 PM Trashcan man; I think you will find this interesting. http://tinyurl.com/5us9z58 There s.....
» 4/10/2011 1:58:18 PM Trashcan, I think when it comes to the election the liberals will change their policy on A.....
» 4/10/2011 12:02:36 PM Belly, we are not talking about animals that will be off to the abattoirs after a period .....
» 4/10/2011 11:44:25 AM Lexi said: Remember what Tony Abbott did to Malcolm Turnbull? Well then what do you think.....
» 4/10/2011 10:54:59 AM Lexi You mean as "whatever it takes" as Julia did to gain the lodge ? Well is wh.....
» 4/10/2011 10:43:38 AM Anti, why take the risk ? Have you ever noticed the 80 year old mother taking her handicap.....
» 4/10/2011 10:06:17 AM I do not believe that Julia Gillard lied about the CO2 tax. She meant it, but unfortunatel.....
» 3/10/2011 10:15:08 PM The point Belly is that some of these forced marriages are to cousins. Do you think the gi.....
» 3/10/2011 2:46:13 PM Trashcan man, you can't be serious ! Where have you been the last three years ? Pink Bats,.....
» 3/10/2011 2:26:09 PM I have not read all the comments here because the whole discussion is redundant. Globalisa.....
» 3/10/2011 2:01:32 PM Oh yes I forgot, you should also ban discussion on immigration. Commentators on immigratio.....
» 3/10/2011 1:59:56 PM I think runner got close to the problem. Graham, I think you will have to ban any discuss.....
» 3/10/2011 1:15:32 PM Ohhhh, is the ALP now being run by the "Faceless Women" ?.....
» 3/10/2011 12:57:47 PM Related to the forced marriage problem is the marriage between cousins. Farmers have known.....
» 3/10/2011 12:38:09 PM Without going to all the trouble of researching the source, I think you will find that the.....
» 3/10/2011 12:17:20 PM I came late to this one. I can see from the first couple of pages that the left wing femin.....
» 1/10/2011 10:09:48 AM Thinker2 said: In Bolt's case, he clearly vilified not only a race, Well actually he did .....
» 30/09/2011 4:53:54 PM Still no one has offered an opinion on whether the act has unlimited application. Parliame.....
» 30/09/2011 4:48:32 PM Belly said: Bazz that is feeble and will not wash. What comment does that refer to Belly .....
» 30/09/2011 11:29:47 AM Jay of Melbourne, You may not be aware of very recent information. A lock of hair obtained.....
» 30/09/2011 10:52:23 AM A question, does the legislation have a defined limit to aboriginality ? Is 1 16th, 1 64th.....
» 30/09/2011 10:42:42 AM Antiseptic said: I'm still puzzled by why the minority Aboriginal ancestry is more importa.....
» 30/09/2011 8:16:17 AM All this is what happens when you make discriminatory laws. Here is a thought. The aborigi.....
» 29/09/2011 3:03:12 PM I am surprised at the vilification of Andrew Bolt going on here. You should be careful, us.....
» 29/09/2011 8:31:21 AM Indeed Rawmustard, the Chinese Premier on a visit to Australia said; "We will burn al.....
» 29/09/2011 8:09:50 AM Rehctub said; I think we must not confuse carbon capture with alternative energy as they a.....
» 28/09/2011 8:19:28 AM Rechtub, I don't think anyone believes it is any more than tokenism. Unfortunately some pe.....
» 28/09/2011 7:54:59 AM One of the problems seems to be the cost addition onto electricity. I gather one of the pr.....
» 27/09/2011 9:37:28 AM Banjo, From my knowledge of other treaties I think you will find that the ratified UNHCR t.....
» 26/09/2011 2:00:53 PM Lexi, Your point depends on two things; Is Christmas Island a designated "Port of En.....
» 25/09/2011 9:45:10 AM The whole argument of free trade is irrelevant. I have just heard on Insiders Wayne Swan t.....
» 23/09/2011 1:58:28 PM Bonmot, I am just going by the few items I read about people who work in the field either .....
» 23/09/2011 8:28:16 AM Arjay, please take a Bex and have a nice lie down. B*H* UOG, could you please stop writing.....
» 23/09/2011 7:55:44 AM Peter Hume said; The opposite happened. Living standards of the workers rose to the highe.....
» 22/09/2011 4:02:59 PM Yes Lexi, it is interesting to see the difficulties that the US govt has in getting anythi.....
» 22/09/2011 2:05:34 PM Yabby, well yes Yergin made his reputation on his first book "The Prize" and hi.....
» 22/09/2011 10:15:48 AM This not the article I mentioned, but it is similar; http://www.energybulletin.net/storie.....
» 22/09/2011 9:39:14 AM The collapse of the Soviet Union is usually blamed on mismanagement and the financial drai.....
» 21/09/2011 2:22:01 PM Yes indeed Vanna. We can expect in the next 2 to 4 years that unemployment will rise sign.....
» 20/09/2011 12:40:26 AM Snake said: We are in for a number of years with a lower standard of living Generally. Co.....
» 20/09/2011 12:04:51 AM Lexi, perhaps you are not aware that there are UNHCR registered people in Indonesia. Many .....
» 19/09/2011 11:53:33 PM Vanna & Yabbie, interesting discussion. Way back when before computers in control systems .....
» 19/09/2011 6:02:42 PM Sorry if I offended you Belly, but I can't see how you can do other than acknowledge your.....
» 19/09/2011 5:57:26 PM Surely you know Lexi about the people approved by the UNHCR as refugees who are brought to.....
» 19/09/2011 5:47:39 PM All very sad. Those that still believe that infinite growth is possible in a finite world .....
» 19/09/2011 4:40:04 PM Lexi pay attention: I am talking about the some thousands of asylum seekers who are brough.....
» 19/09/2011 1:48:18 PM Sorry Bonmot I understand your point, I worded my question incorrectly. By how much will .....
» 19/09/2011 1:33:47 PM Saltpetre, I have been thinking about how to answer your request for how we should proceed.....
» 19/09/2011 1:15:57 PM My understanding of the history is that around 63 the Romans drove the Israelis out of the.....
» 19/09/2011 1:07:04 PM Lexi, I am surprised at you. The government is doing exactly what you suggest except they .....
» 19/09/2011 12:59:28 PM Belly, your bias is showing. I think this is something else we must disagree upon. If the .....
» 19/09/2011 10:49:49 AM I heard on a broadcast this morning that the CO2 tax legislation has been written in such .....
» 19/09/2011 9:18:12 AM When the OECD's International Energy Authority says that oil production stopped increasing.....
» 19/09/2011 8:47:45 AM Why is it that people are unable to accept that some problems are not solvable ?.....
» 19/09/2011 8:35:01 AM It can get much worse than just organising ships. Piracy happens regularly in Asian waters.....
» 19/09/2011 8:16:18 AM Many Happy returns Belly, Must meet up with you some time on 40. 7105 on Friday afternoon.....
» 18/09/2011 2:21:52 PM Well I understand Belly, many, if not most have difficulty in accepting what is unacceptab.....
» 18/09/2011 2:00:56 PM I don't think anyone takes into account the normal business growth of any business over ti.....
» 18/09/2011 8:37:34 AM Yabby said; To go and invest mega billions in ports and railways in places like Africa, on.....
» 17/09/2011 2:44:13 PM Yes Yabbie, we do not need to do a wheat/oil swap today, but tomorrow ? We need to have co.....
» 17/09/2011 2:39:51 PM Vanna & Yabbie, Thanks for the comments. Well 1% seems a very small proportion, but never .....
» 17/09/2011 1:23:20 PM This discussion is quite irrelevant, free trade and its stablemate globalisation are alre.....
» 17/09/2011 11:50:48 AM Belly said: We know the GFC is far from over, at best some sweep it under the rug, but no .....
» 16/09/2011 8:28:07 AM Belly & Rehctub, It is true Belly that we are not in as big a mess as many other countrie.....
» 15/09/2011 5:58:42 PM Pericles said: There's probably a reason for that, you know. True enough, but some of the.....
» 15/09/2011 3:55:04 PM You might remember my comments about China's growth. Well here is an article on the Energy.....
» 14/09/2011 3:52:31 PM Well, yes Pericles I am a Cassandra, I acknowledge that. Someone has to be blowing the whi.....
» 14/09/2011 10:57:13 AM SM, well yes we all know that. The carbon dioxide tax will become a side issue very quickl.....
» 14/09/2011 8:22:56 AM As you are all aware I am rather more pessimistic about our future while the politicians a.....
» 13/09/2011 3:44:04 PM Lexi said; The flavour of the month in terrorism in Muslim. I wonder why ?.....
» 13/09/2011 8:42:23 AM Lexi, you say don't heap the blame on only one. Which religious adherents are appearing i.....
» 13/09/2011 8:21:50 AM Yes Belly, what you describe is an example of where govt also has gone. This what I have b.....
» 12/09/2011 10:16:51 AM Ammonite commented on distrust of other cultures; How many members of Al Quiader are Chri.....
» 12/09/2011 10:09:11 AM Lexi, everything the government does is missaimed. Else why would the local Tafe have clos.....
» 12/09/2011 9:46:54 AM The question I have is; Where the b@#$dy hell were the auditors ? Don't unions have to g.....
» 12/09/2011 9:40:44 AM I agree Steven, The cost of Iraq & Afghanistan is not all that significant compared to t.....
» 12/09/2011 9:25:08 AM SM, a further question, I wonder if through faulty navigation how many have sailed past Ch.....
» 11/09/2011 4:23:54 PM That is all very worthwhile Lexi, but their project management skills leave much to be des.....
» 11/09/2011 2:49:20 PM Here is another idea for those "clever" politicians; Change those horse breeding.....
» 11/09/2011 2:42:03 PM Belly & Rehcub, Read Lexi's last post and you will see what I meant. This the attitude of.....
» 10/09/2011 3:34:22 PM Belly, I think you have misinterpreted that article whose link you provided. I don't thin.....
» 10/09/2011 1:40:40 PM Belly & Rehctub; You are both right in parts of your posts. Belly said; Before the GFC we,.....
» 9/09/2011 5:46:06 PM Question: Saw an item on the BBC a few minutes ago. Three US people had been unemployed fo.....
» 9/09/2011 2:00:03 PM Lexi, you need to do better than that. Two years to an election; do you expect a policy st.....
» 9/09/2011 12:56:57 PM The GFC is still around and I don't believe will ever see pre 2006 times again. The housin.....
» 9/09/2011 11:50:29 AM It is a bit like what Yabby says, but the rulers of those countries hold most of the wealt.....
» 9/09/2011 10:47:54 AM Ahhh Ha, I see Dan and Arjay are both cyclists. >I'm only pointing out that these cycle.....
» 8/09/2011 1:02:03 PM Jay, The quote you showed from Dr Fitzgerald; "Australia is something of a freak in .....
» 8/09/2011 11:16:44 AM Crackup, I don't think the politicians will take much notice of us. However something like.....
» 7/09/2011 3:45:55 PM Belly said: nightly shootings are only a cultural thing, Oh yes I forgot, we cannot run r.....
» 7/09/2011 10:52:39 AM Shoot up report: Two events in the last two days. A home invasion by three men and a shot .....
» 6/09/2011 2:11:40 PM Q&A again: There you all go again, govt this, opposition that, what none of you noticed th.....
» 6/09/2011 1:58:08 PM I did some work for Nestle at one time which took me into many restruants clubs etc. Where.....
» 6/09/2011 7:53:06 AM I don't think PM Gillard was lying when she said "No Carbon Tax--". I think she .....
» 6/09/2011 7:36:28 AM Today's shooting report: Last night four men forced entry into a home unit at Arncliffe. S.....
» 5/09/2011 5:28:43 PM Another shooting last night. Mohammad, known to police was shot after an argument with thr.....
» 5/09/2011 10:57:06 AM Every point made here points up the necessity of stopping the boats getting anywhere near .....
» 5/09/2011 10:22:43 AM Re an election, the independants have said they would continue to support the government .....
» 3/09/2011 4:55:05 PM What amuses me here to a large extent, but sometimes, if I let it annoys me, is the abuse.....
» 2/09/2011 3:15:46 PM Yes Yabbie, instead of reviewing the UNHCR treaty we should withdraw from it. It is restri.....
» 2/09/2011 7:50:53 AM Sung Wu said; who does run the country ? The High Court of Australia, or the Parliament ? .....
» 1/09/2011 2:05:04 PM A major part of the problem is the closeness of Christmas Island to Indonesia. Belly has s.....
» 1/09/2011 1:39:11 PM One of the factors that has never been considered by governments is that employment has to.....
» 1/09/2011 9:10:54 AM It seems that no one is listening. I recently read an article about how hard it is for peo.....
» 1/09/2011 9:03:48 AM Belly said; But far too many this morning woke up loathing Sara Hansen Young and my party......
» 1/09/2011 8:55:40 AM The ABC broadcast and other mutterings are a signal that the move is on to remove Julia Gi.....
» 1/09/2011 8:19:09 AM The legal situation of Nauru will have to be reviewed before it can be used again. The sit.....
» 29/08/2011 11:26:35 PM Belly said; trust me not one truck, not a single one was stopped from going. How do you k.....
» 29/08/2011 11:13:06 PM Perhaps what you are seeing is the early signs of the end of aviation. As oil price rises .....
» 29/08/2011 4:54:17 PM What I think Cameron was saying, without actually saying it, was that when our spending on.....
» 29/08/2011 3:26:34 PM Interesting; I have flown Qantas to Europe many times, to the US four times economy and I.....
» 29/08/2011 9:38:46 AM Pelican, Well I was not there so I cannot state from my own knowledge. There is a problem .....
» 29/08/2011 8:59:32 AM Re Jones & Bolt, beware of shooting the messenger. Bolt in particular seems to try hard t.....
» 28/08/2011 3:51:27 PM Ahh yes Belly & NSB, we are indeed hoisted by our own petards. The way that government of .....
» 25/08/2011 8:02:32 PM >They like us before them will jump every hurdle climb under every fence > Yes, inde.....
» 25/08/2011 4:13:55 PM I will say it again; Manufacturing will return to Australia. It will not be a matter of in.....
» 25/08/2011 3:46:45 PM Oh, I think it is a bit of a fashion to attack the "Shock Jocks". It is all part.....
» 24/08/2011 9:58:51 AM Oh Dear, everyone including those on here think that we are in for more business as usual .....
» 16/08/2011 10:20:25 AM ARjay said; It is mostly created by private central banks in their computers as debt A qu.....
» 15/08/2011 3:41:06 PM I have been reading this discussion between Arjay and P