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» 17/05/2016 3:47:25 PM This strikes me as very much a "first-world" issue, designed to make work for pe.....
» 18/01/2016 5:32:32 PM Hokey numbers. Gotta love 'em. "Official Government data for June 2014 indicates tha.....
» 14/01/2016 1:36:01 PM It's all good emotional stuff, this banking business, ain't it. It is vitally important n.....
» 14/01/2016 1:09:24 PM I wonder, Mr Sellick. "Worldwide, academic theology is alive and well with centres i.....
» 13/12/2015 2:45:32 PM I somehow doubt it. >>Allen Jones publicity certainly would have increased the numb.....
» 3/12/2015 5:46:15 PM Interesting concept, Jayb. >>What happened previously has nothing to do with ".....
» 3/12/2015 7:39:46 AM I am fairly certain that more than a handful of government number-crunchers are doing exac.....
» 3/12/2015 7:20:46 AM Fact is, all religions have had a long history of killing off anything they find antitheti.....
» 2/12/2015 11:12:15 AM We had a financial transaction tax - two, in fact - in Australia for the twenty years betw.....
» 25/11/2015 9:31:09 AM Classic, Arjay. >>China and Russia are winning the peace through real production an.....
» 24/11/2015 11:50:31 AM A wise friend said to me about a year ago "The first Party to change their leader wil.....
» 24/11/2015 11:38:52 AM The taxi business in Sydney has been an unthinking monopoly for far too long. Their unbel.....
» 24/11/2015 11:19:50 AM An intriguing juxtaposition of thoughts, Loudmouth. >>On the other hand, Pericles, .....
» 23/11/2015 10:42:49 PM Oh, please! >>The price for having the Muslim Brothers join is to allow them to int.....
» 19/11/2015 1:14:47 PM Thanks Is Mise, for a classic example of the "I can't fault your logic, but I will wr.....
» 19/11/2015 11:07:22 AM Here's a chuckle from Armchair Critic: >>I'm not sure if Democracy and Islam are ev.....
» 19/11/2015 10:39:15 AM Posts on this forum are becoming increasingly bizarre. This one from imacentristmoderate .....
» 17/11/2015 6:25:01 PM At last, I thought. Peter Sellick has written an article with which I am in - almost - ful.....
» 16/11/2015 3:07:15 PM An odd reaction, imacentristmoderate. >>Pericles, oh dear, Maoism was right for onc.....
» 16/11/2015 2:39:13 PM Why such defensiveness, Jardine K Jardine? >>Pericles Your paternalistic sexist big.....
» 13/11/2015 5:45:09 PM This question has a very simple answer. >>But why was there a one-child policy in t.....
» 13/11/2015 5:30:13 PM It is difficult to comment constructively on an article such as this, when you disagree so.....
» 13/11/2015 11:43:52 AM Think of it as a selfless act of kindness towards a fellow-citizen, who needs help to unde.....
» 11/11/2015 3:56:18 PM You really should stop posting on financial topics, Arjay. You have proven time and again .....
» 11/11/2015 11:23:44 AM The force behind property prices is, as always, contained in the laws of supply and demand.....
» 11/11/2015 10:46:55 AM Rhosty, you have some strange notions about our super: >>Our super fund is already .....
» 28/10/2015 12:54:53 PM If you want some credibility, Crackcup, you should take care to get the basic facts right......
» 12/10/2015 11:28:38 AM Yuyutsu, have you ever visited an overseas country? >>Even before landing, weary tr.....
» 12/10/2015 11:17:10 AM Classic conspiracy-nut stuff, Bazz. >>Now that I have looked at more closely it see.....
» 29/09/2015 2:23:05 PM Out of interest, NathanJ, where does your cash come from? >>At present, I shop at t.....
» 29/09/2015 1:47:17 PM The lack of brainpower exercised in the creation of this article borders on the surreal. T.....
» 9/09/2015 5:14:10 PM That's rather rude, Mr Sellick. >>You need some imagination to understand this. It .....
» 6/09/2015 7:46:48 PM Good question, Loudmouth. >>Why do I keep getting those infernal ads in the side-ba.....
» 3/09/2015 3:03:41 PM Real life lesson no.1. If you attempt to deny the economic reality of supply and demand, .....
» 3/09/2015 2:44:16 PM The piece was published under the OLO heading of Humour and Satire, phanto. >>Peric.....
» 3/09/2015 10:02:05 AM Well, I for one read this as satire, phanto. >>It is not satire. Satire at least ma.....
» 27/08/2015 10:23:54 AM Don't hold your breath, NathanJ >>I'm now waiting for the time when I get told I ha.....
» 24/08/2015 7:55:21 PM Thanks for this Wm Trevor, I was unaware of that research. I have always had that nagging.....
» 23/08/2015 11:38:02 AM [contd] >>Though you claim to be trying to understand my theistic view<< I d.....
» 23/08/2015 11:37:50 AM That argument is a fraction disingenuous, Dan S de Merengue. >>For example, the tax.....
» 19/08/2015 11:58:03 PM "The first party to change its leader will win the next election" [Not my words.....
» 18/08/2015 6:10:33 PM Agreed, Dan S de Merengue. >>My point is that people arrive at such anomalies becau.....
» 18/08/2015 3:28:15 PM Oh Arjay, you have learned nothing while you have been away, have you. >>World debt.....
» 17/08/2015 2:38:56 PM And all generalizations are false, Dan S de Merengue. >>The majority of religious f.....
» 13/08/2015 7:46:46 PM That would seem to be a reasonable summary of the situation, Dan S de Merengue: >>D.....
» 13/08/2015 5:44:39 AM And this government too, runner... >>Quotas produced our last Government. Enough sa.....
» 13/08/2015 5:36:11 AM I disagree, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, Atheism v theism is exactly what is at p.....
» 5/08/2015 12:09:22 PM An interesting slant on the issue of atheism, Dan S de Merengue. >>I said at the be.....
» 4/08/2015 5:12:10 PM All very interesting, Dan S de Merengue. >>There are serious challenges and difficu.....
» 31/07/2015 3:36:48 PM Apologies, Dan S de Merengue, if I was being obscure >>Pericles, I never said your .....
» 29/07/2015 8:32:38 PM Fair enough, Dan S de Merengue. >>You keep saying I'm rejecting scientific discover.....
» 29/07/2015 2:35:43 PM I'm not so sure that's where the issue lies, Dan S de Merengue. >>You seem to think.....
» 27/07/2015 10:22:25 AM My goodness NathanJ, you do lead a very sheltered life indeed. >>I recently saw a h.....
» 27/07/2015 10:09:41 AM Not for the first time, Dan S de Merengue, I find your mode of discussion difficult to fol.....
» 24/07/2015 12:22:45 PM I don't find that odd at all, Dan S de Merengue. >>But this is what Isaac Newton ac.....
» 21/07/2015 12:33:45 PM Thanks for getting back to me on this Dan S de Merengue. >>There's much in the hist.....
» 20/07/2015 4:53:55 PM That's hardly logical, Hasbeen. >>Useful idiots will be the first target of the MMs.....
» 20/07/2015 4:42:46 PM Thank you Yuyutsu for answering on behalf of Dan S de Merengue. I wonder how different his.....
» 20/07/2015 12:44:34 PM Let's look at that more closely, Dan S de Merengue. >>For someone who says you're n.....
» 17/07/2015 7:30:07 PM Not sure I did, Dan S de Merengue. >>I'm wondering about what you meant when talkin.....
» 16/07/2015 3:58:30 PM A sad sermon of bitter disappointment from Mr Pilger. If ONLY those radical Sysriza folk .....
» 16/07/2015 11:28:01 AM I thought I had already clarified this, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, You ask me f.....
» 15/07/2015 5:26:13 PM It looks as though Yuyutsu understands what is happening here, Dan S de Merengue. >>.....
» 14/07/2015 3:38:11 PM It is always interesting to try to follow your thought processes, Dan S de Merengue. >.....
» 11/07/2015 1:18:16 PM I totally accept that, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, The point I was making with B.....
» 10/07/2015 4:20:37 PM How true, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I'll give you a tip. Science isn't about c.....
» 9/07/2015 2:06:45 PM Did I hear my name being called? >>It is interesting that those such as yourselves,.....
» 8/07/2015 11:58:49 AM All generalizations are false. Working from home suits some people better than others. If.....
» 4/07/2015 1:49:37 PM A question, onthebeach. >>Cobber the hound, "Religious fundamentalist are righ.....
» 4/07/2015 1:47:34 PM Glass houses, runner. Glass houses. People in them should refrain from casting stones, re.....
» 3/07/2015 11:35:41 AM That is actually quite surprising. >>No wonder the leftists can't bring themselves .....
» 1/07/2015 12:30:55 PM An exceptionally perceptive article, which describes perfectly the utter futility of tryin.....
» 1/07/2015 12:03:29 PM There's a certain amount of irony inherent in Mr O'Reilly's argument. "The Fourteent.....
» 27/06/2015 6:57:05 PM Just a thought. Would the posters here classify Zaky Mallah and his comments as "lef.....
» 26/06/2015 4:53:25 PM What is really scary for me, is that the very instant that the concept of free speech on o.....
» 23/06/2015 5:01:22 PM Nice try, runner. >>Nice try at economics Aidan however can you name one surplus th.....
» 22/06/2015 11:39:58 AM Another bout of lazy populist grandstanding, without the slightest notion of what the obje.....
» 22/06/2015 10:48:51 AM Just wondering. When can we expect our politicians to stop looking backwards, and instea.....
» 14/06/2015 9:50:17 AM One interesting angle on all this is the battle presently being waged between the "US.....
» 13/06/2015 11:23:15 PM Why, thank you indeed for the contribution, Yuyutsu. >>I obviously cannot speak for.....
» 13/06/2015 7:56:37 PM Language is such a trial, isn't it. "His [David Tacey's] statement: "The spirit.....
» 12/06/2015 11:42:35 AM Australia has a love affair with monopolies, for some strange reason. Think Macquarie and .....
» 11/06/2015 11:57:40 AM Having been out of touch for a few weeks, I was unable to contribute to the thread in a ti.....
» 11/06/2015 11:23:17 AM An interesting thread, one that has probably now reached the appropriate stage of repetiti.....
» 16/05/2015 1:22:48 AM Not helpful, Dan S de Merengue. >>For Christians today, evidence too is important. .....
» 16/05/2015 1:14:45 AM No, Yuyutsu, I said impossible and I meant impossible. >>Did you mean "undesir.....
» 15/05/2015 8:36:47 AM Thank you for summing up your position so neatly, Yuyutsu. >>I think that most of u.....
» 14/05/2015 6:24:41 PM Yuyutsu, you are a walking contradiction, which makes discussion pointless. Here you opine.....
» 14/05/2015 6:03:43 PM Actually neither, Dan S de Merengue. >>Are you asking what is the evidence for ther.....
» 13/05/2015 3:37:20 PM Not invariably, Dan S de Merengue. >>Yet, as I said in an earlier post, the same [c.....
» 13/05/2015 1:50:27 PM I agree with the first part of this, Yuyutsu >>...for religion is not possible with.....
» 12/05/2015 7:16:18 PM That's just silly, let's-pretend stuff, Yuyutsu. >>For me YOU SEEM to worship exist.....
» 12/05/2015 12:48:47 AM Wrong question, Yuyutsu. >>But if all one wants is a "normal life", then .....
» 12/05/2015 12:36:30 AM There's a fairly important step missing here, Dan S de Merengue. >>You ask about th.....
» 11/05/2015 12:26:01 AM Tell me, Yuyutsu, do you have an App that churns out this rubbish for you? >>...for.....
» 10/05/2015 7:54:59 PM I'll accept that, Yuyutsu. >>I am not anti-deist!<< But only in the sense th.....
» 9/05/2015 2:26:41 PM Examination of religious belief requires constant acts of interpretation, which is why peo.....
» 8/05/2015 8:38:34 PM It is clearly pointless trying to squeeze sense (in the normal, conventional usage of the .....
» 8/05/2015 12:18:03 PM That is only a response to half the question, Yuyutsu. >>All religious belief-syste.....
» 5/05/2015 8:02:50 PM As I see it, Dan S de Merengue, your religious faith is due in no small measure to your fa.....
» 1/05/2015 2:45:06 PM What an extraordinary article. Mr Hunter blames the usual suspects - "Thatcherism, R.....
» 1/05/2015 2:11:27 PM I notice that this is the same scribbler who brought us such gems as "Bouncing back&q.....
» 20/04/2015 8:27:53 AM Whatever you do, don't bother to use facts Philip S. >>Lets not forget the fresh wa.....
» 19/04/2015 5:06:56 PM Nup. Doesn't work that way, Yuyutsu. >>There is but one religion and its instructor.....
» 19/04/2015 10:04:49 AM For me, that's the nub of the issue, Dan S de Merengue. >>I see this article as dis.....
» 14/04/2015 5:31:35 PM You are correct, Dan S Merengue, my comments on the seriousness of your belief were somewh.....
» 14/04/2015 4:52:43 PM Rhian, I think you have made the mistake of taking this article seriously. It's pure sati.....
» 10/04/2015 9:15:32 AM That's a bit of a stretch, Arjay. >>Armchair critic was referring to the debt money.....
» 8/04/2015 10:35:03 AM If you are going to contribute to the discussion, Armchair Critic, rather than simply whin.....
» 8/04/2015 10:01:31 AM I appreciate the offer, Dan S de Merengue. >>Dear Pericles, I'd be happy to try and.....
» 7/04/2015 6:25:56 PM It is an interesting question, o sung wu, and one that, as you are already finding, gets v.....
» 7/04/2015 5:40:47 PM Oh please, not that old dog whistle, ConservativeHippie. >>... one of the goals of .....
» 5/04/2015 7:14:04 PM Very true, Dan S de Merengue. >>You barely even know me<< For all I know, yo.....
» 3/04/2015 6:14:31 PM Still at it I see, Dan S de Merengue. >>The idea that people evolved from non-peopl.....
» 1/04/2015 7:14:02 AM Is there a difference, Banjo Paterson? >>I perceive it not as a “definition” of rel.....
» 28/03/2015 7:23:19 PM Some interesting - and totally predictable - chat about Clarkson. All very fine of course,.....
» 17/03/2015 12:22:35 PM Thanks for the reference Arjay. Proving only, of course, that you were, as always, inventi.....
» 17/03/2015 12:11:28 PM Gee, how articles like this one depress me. Pointless meanderings, with about as much usef.....
» 16/03/2015 10:35:06 AM Yet more nonsense, Arjay. >>Our banks are 40% owned by HSBC, Citibank and JP Morgan.....
» 13/03/2015 7:36:57 AM Gun-nuts invariably wail "look at Switzerland" when gun control is mentioned. .....
» 11/03/2015 10:16:52 AM It really is time that you admitted to yourself that you haven't the first clue about fina.....
» 4/03/2015 3:32:59 PM The very idea that drones are somehow "immoral" weapons is, frankly, laughable. .....
» 4/03/2015 3:02:23 PM And yet another carefully researched and well reasoned objective post by Arjay. They jest.....
» 3/03/2015 2:29:12 PM Bye. >>Since it isn't the case and since you and your fellows are obviously vastly .....
» 3/03/2015 12:17:24 PM A valuable contribution to the discussion, Craig Minns, thank you. >>Snick, I'll ju.....
» 2/03/2015 10:28:45 PM It's not difficult to see why, sonofgloin. >>As I mentioned previously, I have no d.....
» 2/03/2015 5:31:46 PM Examples, sonofgloin? >>Some of the tax waivers or credits that the corporations le.....
» 2/03/2015 11:08:24 AM Mercy is one of those words that you can adapt to many situations. When it is used religio.....
» 2/03/2015 7:35:16 AM And you clearly missed my response, sonofgloin. >>The corporate tax rate is the sam.....
» 1/03/2015 1:15:18 PM But that's where your theory and reality diverge, sonofgloin. >>The opening thread .....
» 26/02/2015 5:24:03 PM That's quite amusing, Hasbeen. >>...of course you aren't going anywhere with Pericl.....
» 26/02/2015 12:31:58 PM It's a pleasure, sonofgloin. >>Thanks or your input P<< I only hope you foun.....
» 26/02/2015 8:48:55 AM Having seen a handful of ballet productions over the years, it has always seemed to me tha.....
» 26/02/2015 7:02:35 AM No need, sonofgloin. >>Pericles,supply some facts to back the position you take.<.....
» 25/02/2015 10:52:46 AM Definition, sonofgloin? >>...why are non corporate businesses taxed at three times .....
» 24/02/2015 2:09:02 PM Depends what you mean by correlation, sonogloin. >>Pericles, if you believe there i.....
» 24/02/2015 12:14:47 PM Opinions are opinions, sonofgloin. >>Defensive Pericles....it is an opinion forum.&.....
» 23/02/2015 9:45:01 PM An interesting angle, NathanJ. Although the wording of the Greens grumble is somewhat obs.....
» 23/02/2015 9:14:34 PM You can be as defensive as you like, sonofgloin, the fact remains that there is absolutely.....
» 23/02/2015 8:59:23 AM Here's a scenario for you, sonofgloin. It might help you understand the relationship betwe.....
» 20/02/2015 2:15:27 PM Yep. Just another of Putin's useful idiots, ain'tya, Arjay. >>The War mongering of .....
» 18/02/2015 2:15:29 PM That's quite a change of tune since your last article, Mr Murphy. Only four months ago yo.....
» 17/02/2015 6:57:56 PM I really don't think so, onthebeach. >>Finally, the Labour leadership confirms what.....
» 17/02/2015 3:55:44 PM It is not possible to have a sensible conversation with anyone who believes, or even prete.....
» 16/02/2015 12:06:20 AM Thanks for the gratuitous insults, Craig Minns. >>Pericles, I'm not interested in s.....
» 13/02/2015 5:59:00 PM Blimey Craig Minns, surely you can't be serious? >>Pericles, if I have misunderstoo.....
» 13/02/2015 11:33:38 AM That's ok Craig Minns. >>If I grasp your point, you think that a religious person h.....
» 13/02/2015 7:27:55 AM Arjay, you really must stop leading with your chin, you know. Statements like this are act.....
» 12/02/2015 10:49:49 PM Arjay, there are no "bail-in laws". Each situation is evaluated and treated on i.....
» 12/02/2015 10:40:30 PM Don't be silly, George. >>What is the justification for, e.g. my existence in the 2.....
» 12/02/2015 2:56:57 PM An interesting summary, George. I read with interest your view that >>[Christiani.....
» 12/02/2015 8:45:46 AM Say what you will, Arjay. The fact remains that you don't have the vaguest understanding o.....
» 11/02/2015 3:59:19 PM I know already that it is pointless to ask you questions, Arjay, 'cos you say this stuff w.....
» 11/02/2015 3:34:20 PM Not really, o sung wu. >>When in debt the experts say, that debt MUST be retired. C.....
» 9/02/2015 4:17:53 PM That's not logical, diver dan. >>To my mind, interest falls under the heading ".....
» 6/02/2015 10:26:21 AM An interesting [no pun intended] example, diver dan. If you had read further, you would h.....
» 6/02/2015 8:56:19 AM A staggeringly under-informed article. One has to wonder at the writer's motives; the only.....
» 5/02/2015 8:50:43 AM What a load of unadulterated tosh. All those words, not a lick of sense. >>I strugg.....
» 4/02/2015 1:35:42 PM I'm with Foxy on this one. I believe the death penalty is an inappropriate punishment for.....
» 2/02/2015 7:46:59 AM While I personally believe that a referendum on this topic would be a waste of public mone.....
» 28/01/2015 9:05:46 AM Arjay, I have mentioned this before: don't write about economic or assorted financial topi.....
» 27/01/2015 11:17:05 AM What? >>This in turn free up humans to be more creative with their lives and get in.....
» 27/01/2015 11:05:51 AM Scene: one of the smaller breakfast rooms in the east wing of Buckingham Palace. HRH (for.....
» 27/01/2015 8:00:46 AM It is quite puzzling to me that nobody felt it appropriate to take the lad aside and whisp.....
» 23/01/2015 5:39:42 PM I suspect that mathematics is not your strong point either, Jayb (along with accuracy of r.....
» 23/01/2015 7:47:21 AM No sign of that YouTube evidence forthcoming, I notice. >>I've got some video of th.....
» 22/01/2015 5:34:08 PM I have been around long enough to have heard - in the fifties and sixties - how computers .....
» 22/01/2015 5:27:51 PM Absolutely, Jayb. >>We were independent & took mostly B & C class roads & stayed in.....
» 22/01/2015 1:17:55 PM You don't give up Jayb, even when faced with the obvious fact that you are the mother of i.....
» 22/01/2015 10:35:27 AM That's just pathetic, Jayb, even by your own standards. >>So you're an Arab then. T.....
» 21/01/2015 11:33:39 PM Don't be so naive, o sung wu. >>And what is meant by 'verballing'<< http://.....
» 21/01/2015 3:04:43 PM Where on earth did you dig that one from, o sung wu? >>G'day there PERICLES... It w.....
» 21/01/2015 8:20:47 AM Sounds like he was plain unlucky, Hasbeen. >>My son could not walk home from the ra.....
» 20/01/2015 1:08:20 PM You just make this stuff up, don't you, runner. >>Maybe you would like 10% like Fra.....
» 20/01/2015 9:57:15 AM Yep, I think that pretty much sums up the fear and loathing part, rehctub. >>This i.....
» 20/01/2015 7:15:23 AM More than a few echoes from history here. >>Ban Islam from our country<< [G.....
» 18/01/2015 8:09:55 AM This is all a bit of a shock-jock outburst, don't you think rehctub? You would find quit.....
» 17/01/2015 7:27:12 PM Dickybird, for someone who confesses that they don't understand debits and credits, you su.....
» 16/01/2015 3:16:02 PM Oh, Dickybird. Could this be the tender fledgling sprout of some common sense? >>Fi.....
» 15/01/2015 10:54:52 AM One more time, Dickybird. Neither debits nor credits can be made from "thin air".....
» 14/01/2015 10:58:34 AM Who would know indeed. >>Fine Pericles, I've defended Christ's teachings here, so I.....
» 14/01/2015 9:50:17 AM Hmmmm. As I suspected, Dickybird. >>When I was learning double entry book keeping i.....
» 14/01/2015 9:27:20 AM Don't get your chasuble in a twist, Luciferase. >>I'll not be labelled out of the w.....
» 13/01/2015 4:11:12 PM This article is unfortunately highly typical of one particular style of "Christian&qu.....
» 13/01/2015 3:02:12 PM It might be a good idea, Dickybird, to do a little more research of the "Finance 101&.....
» 12/01/2015 8:14:12 AM This is where your argument gets difficult to maintain, Dickybird. >>Thank you Peri.....
» 12/01/2015 7:57:38 AM No he's not, Arjay. >>Well John Howard our ex PM is facing real criminal charges.&l.....
» 9/01/2015 1:26:22 PM Dickybird, that is simply tosh. >>Gold has always bought the same amount of basic s.....
» 9/01/2015 10:35:15 AM An interesting slant on the topic: "Grattan estimates that older Australians (aged 6.....
» 9/01/2015 6:27:53 AM Arjay, one of the questions you regularly fail to answer, is the simple "why should g.....
» 8/01/2015 8:27:22 AM You are fixated on gold, aren't you Arjay? >>Note also the Netherlands repatriated .....
» 8/01/2015 5:50:11 AM An interesting thought-bubble, Arjay. >>The IMF do not have enough gold to back the.....
» 7/01/2015 1:10:30 PM Then there's this, from the article: "Wood was used for heating and cooking, charcoa.....
» 7/01/2015 12:53:54 PM Courtesy of Loudmouth, we discover... >>Slaughtering all new-born babies ? Didn't e.....
» 30/11/2014 5:00:16 PM Nah, Aidan... >>next week will you be claiming the Apollo moon landings were faked?.....
» 25/11/2014 4:32:57 PM Oh dear. It is a common sight at this time of year - a Christian bemoaning the fact that C.....
» 25/11/2014 4:16:47 PM This looks very much like a re-run of DaS Energy's skirmish on www.thescienceforum.com/ A.....
» 25/11/2014 3:51:41 PM Unfortunately, this is typical output from someone who has never actually held a real job,.....
» 25/11/2014 9:24:32 AM Ahem... >>Is this a typo or a phenomenal over exaggeration - "2.65 billion Chr.....
» 24/11/2014 1:21:29 PM I think you just jumped the shark, DaS Energy. >>Volkswagen after hearing of DaS En.....
» 23/11/2014 2:02:26 PM I doubt you understood more than one word in fifty of that debate, Arjay. >>Michael.....
» 23/11/2014 8:38:46 AM Arjay, you are quick to ask ridiculous questions... >>OK you two bimbos try and exp.....
» 21/11/2014 9:39:08 AM Interesting distinction, Philip S. >>But welfare for lifers,and people who do not w.....
» 21/11/2014 7:11:37 AM I have obviously confused you, Arjay. >>Pericles you are trying to confuse people. .....
» 20/11/2014 5:03:10 PM Here are a couple of thoughts for you, Arjay. >>As I said previously, we have infla.....
» 19/11/2014 10:25:16 AM Finally, a piece by Mr Pilger that I can agree with - anti-US polemic excluded, of course......
» 18/11/2014 4:44:53 PM Once again, Arjay, you show yourself up by cut'n'pasting stuff that you don't actually und.....
» 17/11/2014 7:27:55 PM Arjay, the answer is very simple. If you don't want to use a bank to look after your cash,.....
» 16/11/2014 4:37:57 PM Thank you George. I do not take Peter's articles here seriously. They seem to be generated.....
» 14/11/2014 3:45:15 PM It is certainly a work of some significant genius that a situation as complex as the prese.....
» 14/11/2014 1:47:06 PM What a silly question, Mr Sellick. "Is Christianity 'true'?" Of course it is t.....
» 12/11/2014 2:46:30 PM I suspect that our (Australian) position on this is going to have very little positive inf.....
» 12/11/2014 7:55:16 AM It has been a fascinating reflection of the dysfunctional nature of our political system, .....
» 11/11/2014 10:04:39 AM More avoidance, Arjay. >>It never does make any sense to you Pericles because you i.....
» 11/11/2014 10:01:51 AM Then don't, McCackie. >>It is not worth getting married any more<< That will.....
» 10/11/2014 10:50:48 PM That doesn't make any sense at all, Arjay. >>It would be better to have mutual ban.....
» 10/11/2014 3:59:11 PM You do talk nonsense sometimes, Nathan J. >>You have to meet the Paid Parental Leav.....
» 10/11/2014 12:53:04 PM This is pure advertorial. "When I run workshops on raising boys, I..." And it .....
» 10/11/2014 10:20:14 AM All good questions, Aidan. I'll ask Arjay a supplementary. >>...bailing out banks .....
» 6/11/2014 11:15:06 PM Yep, didn't think you could explain yourself Arjay. As usual. >>Rickards is talking.....
» 6/11/2014 10:57:59 PM One slight amendment, if I may Mr Compton. "No longer is anything sacred or certain .....
» 6/11/2014 6:51:40 AM Yet more nonsense, Arjay. You are making a bit of a habit of this, you know. >>Chin.....
» 6/11/2014 6:31:05 AM Arjay, I am well aware of your 9/11 fixation. >>Pericles, who was Larry's business .....
» 5/11/2014 2:16:32 PM Not really, Arjay >>Do the lack of comments reflect the ignorance of OLO readers?&l.....
» 4/11/2014 9:55:46 PM NathanJ, we've been over this before. >>Tony Abbott's scheme for paid parental leav.....
» 4/11/2014 9:47:02 PM Oh please, Arjay, not that old story. >>James Rickards was asked by the CIA to rese.....
» 4/11/2014 11:00:42 AM Ahem, jodalie. >>Female circumcision should be regarded as a crime punishable by la.....
» 4/11/2014 10:52:55 AM Not the whole story. >>...the husband (or man) in a family, should be able to get T.....
» 4/11/2014 10:39:00 AM It is a little sad to see one of the more intelligent online forums slowly degenerate into.....
» 3/11/2014 12:55:35 PM At least get some of your facts right, david f. >>Delicious items of food and drink.....
» 3/11/2014 12:26:04 PM Well yes, Arjay. Not that it "doesn't count", exactly, but that it is debt of an.....
» 1/11/2014 5:48:12 PM As I said, Arjay, please stop pretending that you understand any of this. >>Total A.....
» 31/10/2014 3:32:08 PM I have absolutely no problem with the parts of this article that are factual (i.e. except .....
» 30/10/2014 6:08:54 PM There is always room for you to do your own evaluation, Rhian. >>But he doesn’t des.....
» 30/10/2014 5:36:57 PM Thanks Poirot, but no thanks. >>Lol!...Pericles, he's all yours.<< There isn.....
» 30/10/2014 8:49:56 AM What interesting names you give your cats, onthebeach. >>Our own 'toms', San Marzan.....
» 30/10/2014 8:40:50 AM Good, logical thinking, Mr Morris. Unfortunately, religion has very little to do with log.....
» 30/10/2014 8:29:49 AM I suspect that the chances of getting any sensible or coherent contribution from Yuyutsu h.....
» 29/10/2014 9:29:03 AM I was relying upon other reports for this information david f. >>Dear Pericles, I s.....
» 29/10/2014 9:21:59 AM We seem to be in some kind of strange accord here, Yuyutsu. >>I agree. It tells not.....
» 29/10/2014 9:01:12 AM (I'm actually quite chuffed that I was able to provide post number 42 on this thread.).....
» 29/10/2014 8:58:01 AM It is certainly a most interesting situation. On the one hand, we have the defence of fre.....
» 29/10/2014 6:49:51 AM That's simply nonsense, NathanJ. >>...our 'living' environment (like water, soil, f.....
» 29/10/2014 6:26:44 AM It was a serious question, Yuyutsu, and I was hoping that you might treat it as such. On .....
» 28/10/2014 11:50:51 PM I'm not sure why, Yuyutsu. >>Dear Pericles, A distinction must be made between the .....
» 28/10/2014 2:20:38 PM Just because it is a "mystery" today, Sells, doesn't mean that you can provide a.....
» 27/10/2014 11:33:22 AM I'm afraid you lost me at "no way", Mr Sellick. "...there is no way we can.....
» 24/10/2014 8:36:59 AM Classic Pilger. >>Across the political and media elite in Australia, a silence has .....
» 24/10/2014 8:23:23 AM Looks as though we are in complete agreement then, George. >>This is exactly what I.....
» 24/10/2014 8:02:57 AM That was the confusing part, George. >>Sorry, I did not want to point it at you if .....
» 23/10/2014 3:15:52 PM Not quite sure why you pointed this at me, George. >>Pericles, >"Does life .....
» 23/10/2014 2:58:57 PM I must be having a particularly bad day, because I couldn't for the life of me work out th.....
» 22/10/2014 10:39:15 AM So many questions, NathanJ. >>How can we change humans minds that living elements o.....
» 21/10/2014 3:59:37 PM You are wildly off-topic, Roses1. >>Firstly solar thermal with molten salt storage .....
» 20/10/2014 9:51:56 AM Some excellent points, Mr Russell. But as you will be well aware, logic stands little ch.....
» 20/10/2014 9:36:15 AM Yet another complaint about big business from our resident Big Brother paranoid. It has c.....
» 16/10/2014 5:07:20 PM Whatever happened to "Christian Charity", Mr Sellick? "There is a trade he.....
» 15/10/2014 10:35:12 AM Stylish as ever, onthebeach. >>Speaking for myself, I wore [Karandonis] moccasin st.....
» 15/10/2014 8:22:57 AM Ah, you beat me to it Poirot. And so much more elegantly put........
» 15/10/2014 8:21:08 AM This just keeps getting better and better. >>This thread reminded me to dig through.....
» 14/10/2014 11:53:10 PM Why am I so suspicious of people who claim that for some supposedly unique reason, they ne.....
» 13/10/2014 5:56:45 AM Classic. >> I enjoy formal occasions and could not imagine a year where we didn't a.....
» 10/10/2014 8:53:48 AM Please, Agronomist, try not to confuse Arjay with facts. >>Steele claims the follow.....
» 8/10/2014 4:13:44 PM I'm not sure you fully understand what is going on here, Philip S. >>Linux safe Gue.....
» 8/10/2014 10:44:24 AM You cannot see that you are contradicting yourself, Banjo, within a single sentence. >.....
» 8/10/2014 7:44:36 AM Nothing special about Windows 10. Microsoft have been able to do this for decades. And you.....
» 8/10/2014 6:42:25 AM Banjo, if you are unable to admit that you are wrong on factual issues, it is hardly surpr.....
» 7/10/2014 11:47:39 PM You are quite correct, Extropian1. >>It seems that you have little familiarity with.....
» 6/10/2014 5:30:35 PM I just hope that those who oppose the building of dams on the basis that some inaccessible.....
» 6/10/2014 5:18:46 PM Let me see if I understand this. FGM is illegal in Australia, am I correct? So, anyone f.....
» 6/10/2014 4:45:09 PM That's a bizarre statement, Extropian. >>Religion will always have the upper hand w.....
» 6/10/2014 4:07:38 PM An odd question, Jonathan J. Ariel. >>You don’t believe that by competing in the he.....
» 3/10/2014 1:55:14 AM That's a nicely contrived situation, grateful. But believe it or not, the choice to not pu.....
» 2/10/2014 2:48:45 PM Oh dear, Extropian1. >>Pericles, I'm somewhat surprised. I would be prepared to re-.....
» 2/10/2014 2:01:38 PM That's a red herring, Jardine K. Jardine. >>The ethical way to pay out the proceeds.....
» 2/10/2014 9:28:30 AM Mr Ariel has allowed his - perfectly justified - distaste for the horde of leeches who reg.....
» 30/09/2014 7:26:17 AM Easily done, Extropian1. >>Pink-eyed Uxigrabes don't exist? Prove it!<< Goog.....
» 29/09/2014 10:48:57 AM May I just correct a potential misapprehension, grateful. When you said earlier: >>.....
» 29/09/2014 10:22:03 AM For some people, Arjay, I'm sure he does. >>Dr Paul Craig Roberts ( ex -assistant s.....
» 26/09/2014 2:55:29 PM [OT: but he started it] Are you still on about that, Arjay? >>I think ISIS is jus.....
» 25/09/2014 3:37:37 PM I'll go along with that too, SteeleRedux. Saw Archie and Ruby at the Three Weeds, must ha.....
» 25/09/2014 1:33:43 PM Don't bother, Ludwig. >>Oh yes… poor old Pericles is waiting for me to respond.<.....
» 25/09/2014 1:26:03 PM The term "grumpy old man" springs to mind when reading this prolonged moan about.....
» 25/09/2014 1:14:43 PM A neat piece of doublethink, grateful. >>Pericles, here you have describe a process.....
» 24/09/2014 12:49:54 PM So you are still wittering on, Ludwig. More fool you, really, as you seem insistent upon.....
» 23/09/2014 3:13:45 PM I assume that you have your tongue firmly in your cheek, ConservativeHippie. >>Peri.....
» 23/09/2014 8:39:21 AM Surely the answer is embedded in your question, grateful. >>But have you thought be.....
» 21/09/2014 7:37:26 PM Not different at all, Bazz. >>Pericles, this is different. Previously they would ha.....
» 21/09/2014 7:17:31 PM There is a big difference, Nathan J, between belief and reality. >>I believe peace .....
» 21/09/2014 1:16:20 PM That's just reality raising its ugly head again, Bazz. >>That such an important pro.....
» 21/09/2014 12:56:09 PM Oh no, please no... "Wenn ich Bill of Rights höre, entsichere ich meinen Browning!&q.....
» 19/09/2014 5:34:56 PM Neatly put, Foxy. I sometimes wonder what sort of fear-ridden, fretful lives some people .....
» 19/09/2014 5:32:58 PM Me neither, Is Mise. >>"What will you be doing for the International Day of Pe.....
» 19/09/2014 4:32:35 PM There's a gaping hole in the middle of this little piece, where such rational concepts as .....
» 18/09/2014 7:59:01 AM It probably would have done. Mr King.. >>I can guarantee readers that a story that .....
» 15/09/2014 11:07:00 PM Colour me puzzled. >>The most the radical left could muster in an attempt to shut d.....
» 14/09/2014 11:16:53 AM Good point, Poirot. >>It appears, he's quite excited at any attention he can muster.....
» 14/09/2014 12:24:30 AM You can put it whichever way you choose, Ludwig. >>I put it to you that you cannot .....
» 13/09/2014 7:26:44 PM You are probably unaware of the existence of these companies or their advertisements, Jard.....
» 13/09/2014 3:51:25 PM Really, Ludwig? >>Me: very morally sound. You Pericles; rather dodgily moral at bes.....
» 13/09/2014 10:31:55 AM I find it somewhat concerning, Ludwig, that you can write... >>How did Harris touch.....
» 13/09/2014 10:24:01 AM That's hilarious, individual. It's definitely the funniest post this year >>This is.....
» 13/09/2014 1:47:09 AM One more thing. >>I wonder Pericles if you want to go there, given your demonstrati.....
» 13/09/2014 1:46:22 AM I sometimes wonder whether you remember what you have written here, Ludwig. >>One h.....
» 12/09/2014 1:04:09 PM You are still manufacturing controversy where there is none, Ludwig. >>Did they? Or.....
» 12/09/2014 12:31:49 PM So, let's have a closer look at the main points here. The argument uses the example of &q.....
» 11/09/2014 7:19:22 PM I was simply paraphrasing, individual. >>"what today's youth needs is a kick u.....
» 11/09/2014 4:24:10 PM If, Ludwig. >>If the ‘victim’ was a willing participant, then there WAS no victim!&.....
» 11/09/2014 4:09:31 PM I'd be more than happy to do exactly that, individual. >>You just don't get it so i.....
» 11/09/2014 12:54:45 PM No need, Ludwig. >>Pericles, I’m still not getting it. Do you want to debate this s.....
» 10/09/2014 11:37:08 AM Your talent for self-deception is seemingly boundless, Ludwig. >>Yeah yeah, yada ya.....
» 10/09/2014 9:32:10 AM You still don't get it, do you Ludwig. It is not about my being "trounced"- an.....
» 10/09/2014 8:56:52 AM Talking of admissions, Ludwig... >>...most people (except Ludwig) have a deep revul.....
» 9/09/2014 11:44:22 PM Talking of diversions, Constance... >>Pericles, So you are saying more that 84% of .....
» 9/09/2014 9:58:43 AM Oops. That was of course, post-Accord Northern Ireland. No poets, anywhere......
» 9/09/2014 9:56:30 AM An interesting request, Is Mise. >>Pericles, Care to comment on the success, or lac.....
» 8/09/2014 11:59:16 PM There's a reason for that, Constance. >>Just face it a lot of atheists are never go.....
» 8/09/2014 7:27:08 PM Not so, individual. >>what to do with them when you've got them and what happens to.....
» 8/09/2014 12:14:29 PM That sounds very Grumpy Old Man, individual. >>...people like you wouldn't want the.....
» 8/09/2014 11:35:19 AM Oh, but I think I do, Is Mise. >>Pericles, You don't get it do you? As the Christia.....
» 8/09/2014 8:23:50 AM This is getting very confusing, Is Mise. >>Trinitarianism may be but a political st.....
» 7/09/2014 6:55:09 PM That's your opinion, Is Mise, which is of course your absolute right to express. >>.....
» 6/09/2014 8:04:32 AM Nup. Just reality, runner. >>such blind ignorance Pericles. Or is it more deceit?&l.....
» 5/09/2014 6:54:38 PM I'd suggest they are very similar, Is Mise. >>Not at all similar, Cyclops, the divi.....
» 5/09/2014 6:29:30 PM Finding someone who agrees with you should be a worrying event, Ludwig, rather than reassu.....
» 5/09/2014 1:48:22 PM You can count me in, Ludwig. >>...if there is actually anyone here who is genuinely.....
» 5/09/2014 9:55:04 AM Silly me. >>Here we have OLO’s number 1 rule breaker, with many posts completely fa.....
» 5/09/2014 8:36:24 AM That's a very patronizing assertion, Rhosty. >>Your MUST DO list is just too big fo.....
» 5/09/2014 8:07:24 AM I see your humanitarian streak shining through again, Ludwig. >>Perhaps in the long.....
» 5/09/2014 12:57:40 AM My point. Exactly. >>Yes, Pericles, the religious divisions in Ireland are much mor.....
» 4/09/2014 6:18:35 PM Actually, that could explain your bilious one-eyed stance, Is Mise, more than somewhat. &.....
» 4/09/2014 12:53:20 PM Ever been to Ireland, Is Mise? >>No Protestants in the occupied part of Ireland was.....
» 4/09/2014 9:57:18 AM Of course you are, Constance. >>Tell me if I’m wrong, you are inferring that it is .....
» 4/09/2014 9:31:12 AM Interesting, that someone has gone to the trouble of trying to pass themselves off as Ludw.....
» 3/09/2014 12:24:53 PM All very good questions, AdrianD. Ludwig's "moral high ground" was asserted pre.....
» 3/09/2014 12:09:42 PM Maybe for you, runner. >>Pericles you must be blind to the fact that a religous war.....
» 3/09/2014 9:12:50 AM That's pretty rich, individual, when the thread is flooded with the usual suspects knee-je.....
» 2/09/2014 11:49:07 PM It is difficult to work out whether you are deliberately avoiding the point, Constance, or.....
» 2/09/2014 3:11:57 PM You clearly don't even read your own posts, individual. >>Pericles, What internet s.....
» 2/09/2014 1:29:51 PM Hey, individual, no need to start lashing about just because that internet snippet had mad.....
» 2/09/2014 1:00:39 PM Instead of asking us, Daffy Duck... >>I would suggest that those who doubt that the.....
» 2/09/2014 10:16:56 AM When the entire thrust of a piece on "unemployment" is contained in historic eco.....
» 2/09/2014 9:55:47 AM I think you may be reading too much into it, phanto. >>If we have heard all this be.....
» 2/09/2014 9:03:02 AM The first time I heard this piece of xenophobic garbage, it was attributed to Julia Gillar.....
» 1/09/2014 4:59:36 PM I would agree, Cossomby. Up to a point. >>If we removed all art works, music, books.....
» 1/09/2014 9:41:10 AM That's a really profound contribution, Constance. >>There goes Pericles again, gras.....
» 31/08/2014 9:49:37 AM Let me see if I understand you correctly, Ludwig. >>I am sure that the spread of vi.....
» 31/08/2014 8:57:49 AM I love the irony, ConservativeHippie. >>A government along the lines of the Nationa.....
» 30/08/2014 10:59:56 AM Perhaps you ought to try again, Ludwig. >>...no matter how clearly and repeatedly I.....
» 28/08/2014 11:31:59 PM It may dawn upon you one day, Ludwig - not today, perhaps not tomorrow, but some day - tha.....
» 28/08/2014 10:08:25 AM I think that was exactly my point, rehctub. >>a TT happens every single time money .....
» 27/08/2014 4:29:42 PM Thanks for the introduction to Touché Turtle, WmTrevor. A new acquaintance for me, I have .....
» 27/08/2014 4:08:00 PM I'm not convinced, rehctub... >>...by far the best method of restricting the cash e.....
» 27/08/2014 1:25:40 PM It is an interesting conundrum indeed, Paul1405. And it poses a dilemma for us all - what .....
» 27/08/2014 1:11:26 PM I'm right here, Arjay, thanks for asking. >>Where's Pericles who knows all?<<.....
» 27/08/2014 12:42:30 PM I can give you my answer, Ludwig. Not that you are listening, of course. >>Is this .....
» 26/08/2014 5:01:18 PM I'm not sure it has anything to do with scripts, Mr Nance. Anyone who is in a position th.....
» 26/08/2014 3:52:51 PM I despair of you, Ludwig. >>If Mrs A pays Mrs B, then she doesn’t have that money a.....
» 26/08/2014 3:27:48 PM I would consider that to be irrelevant to this discussion, Foyle. >>Most of the mos.....
» 26/08/2014 10:41:28 AM I agree, Taswegian. >>...a small nuclear power station in modules of say 45MW is mo.....
» 26/08/2014 10:32:57 AM An interesting and challenging concept: that it is quite possible that the government is n.....
» 22/08/2014 10:48:06 PM No-one is going to agree with that either, Ludwig. >>Like I said Is Mise - misdemea.....
» 22/08/2014 3:07:05 PM It is fiendishly difficult to take you at face value, Ludwig. >>...if we could just.....
» 21/08/2014 10:59:44 AM I see you are still maintaining a stubborn reticence on the key questions put to you, Ludw.....
» 20/08/2014 3:23:13 PM Not only, Jay 1 2 3, but also... >>When Ludwig loses the debate, he abuses those he.....
» 20/08/2014 10:39:06 AM Certainly, Is Mise. >>Was Clive right when he said that the Chinese shoot their own.....
» 19/08/2014 7:19:04 PM Clive Palmer’s contribution to Monday’s Q&A has sent the politariat into a spin. A conga-l.....
» 19/08/2014 6:52:29 PM It's early days onthebeach. >>It will be interesting to know how that works out for.....
» 19/08/2014 1:59:06 PM There are already a few options Suseonline. >>Just wondering SPQR and Pericles, if.....
» 19/08/2014 11:16:00 AM Agreed, SPQR. >>I suspect that in the not too distant future the whole idea of TV c.....
» 19/08/2014 11:07:36 AM Ok, Ludwig, since you insist. >>Six months imprisonment for simply squeezing a girl.....
» 19/08/2014 9:05:27 AM Put it this way, Ludwig. If you have changed your mind on the nature and severity of Rolf.....
» 19/08/2014 12:27:48 AM Your memory is letting you down again, Ludwig. >>I should have made it patently cle.....
» 14/08/2014 11:25:46 PM You are incorrigible, Ludwig. Your denial of reality would make Joseph Goebbels blush. &g.....
» 14/08/2014 4:16:57 PM Fear not, Mr King. According to some experts on this Forum, South Australia's slow GSP gr.....
» 12/08/2014 1:25:07 PM After all this time, Arjay, you still don't get it. >>Just a small turnover tax of .....
» 11/08/2014 12:05:59 PM The internet has a long memory, Ludwig. In this case, it doesn't need to be particularly l.....
» 9/08/2014 11:55:56 PM Oh dear, Ludwig. Oh dear. >>I consider people like this, who are simply incapable o.....
» 8/08/2014 5:13:13 PM Drivel. One can only wonder at the motivation to actually spend time on such half-baked no.....
» 8/08/2014 10:39:06 AM It is also worth noting that the present scandal involves heavy rorting of the 457 visa sy.....
» 8/08/2014 10:27:11 AM It is certainly interesting to watch the posturing of our politicians on the "world s.....
» 8/08/2014 10:12:08 AM Same old same old, JP/Graham Preston. >>You are correct in pointing out that there .....
» 8/08/2014 8:39:32 AM It is fascinating that the instant response from the class warriors here is "it was t.....
» 7/08/2014 3:02:41 PM BLACK KNIGHT: None shall pass. ARTHUR: What? BLACK KNIGHT: None shall pass. ARTHUR: I h.....
» 6/08/2014 4:01:50 PM That's a howler, Ludwig. >>Their intolerance of what really are quite gentle and re.....
» 5/08/2014 1:19:30 PM But that was just speechifying, Everard. "Some 150 years ago, Abraham Lincoln said m.....
» 4/08/2014 10:18:00 PM Absolutely right, Ludwig. >>Don’t ALL general threads, or at least the majority, st.....
» 4/08/2014 5:14:21 PM I'm not sure of the grammar here, runner. >>Oh Pericles I can tell you after 30 yea.....
» 4/08/2014 3:28:43 PM I was wondering if she was going to make an appearance at some point in this discussion, r.....
» 4/08/2014 12:44:01 PM Interesting point, Ludwig. >>And again I express my amazement at the incredible dif.....
» 4/08/2014 12:27:59 PM Correct, runner. >>Oh dear Andee at least get your facts right. It was actually Pau.....
» 3/08/2014 1:57:35 PM You will never learn, will you Ludwig. >>Isn’t it fascinating how all of this stuff.....
» 2/08/2014 10:49:26 AM You still don't get it, do you Ludwig. >>So, what about count 2? Six months prison .....
» 1/08/2014 9:46:51 AM That's your problem Ludwig, right there... >>I don’t see my position so much as def.....
» 31/07/2014 1:58:23 PM Exactly my point. >>The fact is many Australians have a desire to have a high speed.....
» 31/07/2014 12:23:41 PM Ah, the dreamers. Where would we be without them. The fundamental contradiction inherent .....
» 31/07/2014 12:22:17 AM You can believe whatever you wish, Ludwig. >>Apparently there is nothing there that.....
» 30/07/2014 10:00:00 AM You are still missing the key point, Arjay. >>$596 trillion is still 8 times the GD.....
» 30/07/2014 9:41:18 AM One can only ask, why should they feel this way, Ludwig. >>Some of those to whom I .....
» 29/07/2014 11:03:12 PM You keep missing the point, Arjay. >>This represents $285,000 for every person on t.....
» 29/07/2014 10:46:23 PM We all have our opinions on this, Ludwig. >>Pericles, if ever you feel like contrib.....
» 29/07/2014 2:56:41 PM Sure, if you like. >>In other words it is gambling. They bet against their own stoc.....
» 29/07/2014 2:35:51 PM Hey Ludwig, I give you a chance to defend yourself, and what do I get? >>Go suck an.....
» 29/07/2014 2:30:27 PM I'm with you there, Bazz >>I feel pretty sure Putin was not aware for quite some ti.....
» 29/07/2014 12:25:53 PM Friendly advice, Ludwig. When at the bottom of deep hole, stop digging. Your credibility.....
» 29/07/2014 12:12:57 PM Disappointed, George? >>Pericles, Sorry to disappoint you, but on this I agree almo.....
» 28/07/2014 3:10:28 PM You are lacking some credibility on this, Ludwig. >>What a silly post, from one who.....
» 28/07/2014 2:47:22 PM I'll try, Arjay. Although history tells me that it will be a waste of time. >>Tell .....
» 28/07/2014 2:12:50 PM Last time I looked, buying a house was a choice made by individuals, for their own reasons.....
» 28/07/2014 1:40:09 PM Oh, right. We are talking about this guy, are we not? "Russia has responded angrily .....
» 28/07/2014 8:37:14 AM Still driving the fact-free highway I see, Arjay. >>Your invective and ad hominem s.....
» 27/07/2014 6:15:46 PM Fortunately that is unlikely to be a problem, Jay123. >>Imagine what it would be li.....
» 27/07/2014 5:58:19 PM Arjay, it's good to see that your enthusiasm for all things anti-American continues unabat.....
» 26/07/2014 3:42:57 PM So be it, Ludwig. >>If you leave this thread at this point, I will take it I am cut.....
» 26/07/2014 10:49:09 AM No, Ludwig. >>So…. maybe you can see my point – that not all GDP is equal<< .....
» 25/07/2014 4:12:57 PM We are still working with facts here, right Ludwig? >>Using similar reasoning then;.....
» 25/07/2014 12:59:20 PM You're welcome, Ludwig. >>You are willing to continue this conversation and to put .....
» 25/07/2014 11:08:29 AM Some more detail, Ludwig, in case you want to suggest that I am avoiding your questions. .....
» 25/07/2014 7:04:56 AM I need to remind you, Ludwig, of your earlier protestation: >>You know full well th.....
» 24/07/2014 1:24:30 PM Ok, let's try again >>Those bad little imports get subtracted from exports, but the.....
» 23/07/2014 8:14:29 AM For heaven's sake Ludwig. I am getting the strong view that you are arguing for the sake o.....
» 22/07/2014 2:52:43 PM Pericles: >>You will undoubtedly fail to understand the answer, in the same way that.....
» 21/07/2014 9:20:10 PM But why, Ludwig? >>So Pericles, we need you to tell us how this aspect of GDP works.....
» 12/07/2014 12:55:03 AM Ok, I give up. Stay ignorant......
» 11/07/2014 6:48:26 PM Personally, I find the people who had to sit in Southwark Crown Court for six weeks, who h.....
» 11/07/2014 6:38:16 PM I can understand some people being nervous about population increase. But it's usually bec.....
» 11/07/2014 12:59:42 PM Be assured, Ms Garrett, it isn't just your hobby-horse that goes missing from the "ne.....
» 10/07/2014 11:18:39 PM At least you appear to have stopped associating GDP with all sorts of irrelevancies, Ludwi.....
» 9/07/2014 4:07:03 PM And Ludwig, for someone who insists that they "rooly, rooly do" understand GDP, .....
» 9/07/2014 4:06:17 PM I'm not sure we are making much progress on this, Ludwig. You seem unable to place the sim.....
» 9/07/2014 3:23:15 PM I'm guessing Mr Elliott is a consultant. Hundreds of words, lots of concerns raised, a few.....
» 8/07/2014 11:10:00 PM You really cannot see it, can you Ludwig. Every time you tap on your keyboard, you demonst.....
» 8/07/2014 5:49:12 PM Yep, saw that, Ludwig. >>Pericles, you might want to look at the article by Allison.....
» 8/07/2014 9:34:22 AM Have a look at the basic business model, and you will find some clues as to why child care.....
» 8/07/2014 9:16:25 AM Ok, maybe that was a little too dismissive Ludwig. But it was late. >>Can you just .....
» 7/07/2014 11:20:04 PM Let's save us some time on this, Ludwig. >>Can you just tell me exactly, succinctly.....
» 7/07/2014 7:39:36 PM Errrr... what, runner? >>Your abilty to twist and distort is amazing Pericles<&l.....
» 7/07/2014 4:28:01 PM This is fascinating. A classic example of trolling. After all, no-one in real life could.....
» 7/07/2014 2:46:12 PM (OT) You are kidding, runner. >>As no fan of the Catholic church I see no evidence .....
» 7/07/2014 11:38:10 AM But I am, Ludwig. >>If you are not willing to talk about sustainability in relation.....
» 7/07/2014 10:52:18 AM An interesting case for the defence of a serial sex offender, who exploited his fame and &.....
» 6/07/2014 6:42:26 PM I don't think you are wrong at all, FENZINK. >>Am I wrong in thinking that jobs are.....
» 6/07/2014 6:15:31 PM If this is the best you can do as a critique of Adam Smith, you really need to try a lot h.....
» 6/07/2014 5:56:47 PM Nice try, Ludwig. >>You and I are on the beach, having a chat about GDP and sustain.....
» 6/07/2014 8:13:15 AM Correction, Ludwig. >>I said that I was willing to look at the stuff you want me to.....
» 4/07/2014 11:57:43 PM You must be looking at the big print edition, one under god. >>...the hard test of .....
» 4/07/2014 10:35:28 PM Enough is enough, Ludwig. >>My points are directly relevant to this discussion wher.....
» 4/07/2014 4:43:45 PM My thoughts exactly, Rhrosty. >>You can't defend yourself against the local bully, .....
» 4/07/2014 12:25:06 PM That's a very valid observation, Ludwig. >>What’s the point in trying to educate me.....
» 4/07/2014 12:12:20 PM I think you have this absolutely right, Ludwig. >>I think Rolf has been caught up i.....
» 4/07/2014 11:57:17 AM Let me see if I have this right. People who use Facebook do so under the terms and condit.....
» 3/07/2014 4:58:38 PM That Carney was sacked was purely a marketing decision. The future of the professional ga.....
» 3/07/2014 4:14:00 PM Amazing. A simple, sordid tale of a pathetic dirty old man, having exploited his cheesy a.....
» 3/07/2014 3:29:50 PM That was not a personal observation, Ludwig. >>That’s not nice, Pericles<< I.....
» 1/07/2014 2:24:18 PM Not really, boxgum. >>Pericles, by my reading of you in your words, you are represe.....
» 1/07/2014 11:39:34 AM Nice try to wriggle out of it, runner. Not very convincing though. >>No Pericles ju.....
» 1/07/2014 11:19:50 AM You are becoming - metaphorically speaking, of course - like dog dirt on the shoe, Ludwig......
» 1/07/2014 10:52:30 AM That's a very revealing remark, runner. >>r u talking about porn Pericles. That see.....
» 30/06/2014 3:49:38 PM On the other hand, Mr Sellick, perhaps not. >>Perhaps Christian art is a way into a.....
» 27/06/2014 9:52:02 AM You say that you do, Ludwig. >>Hey, I do indeed understand the REALITY of GDP.<&.....
» 27/06/2014 9:28:11 AM Any set of rules is going to be exploited, one under god. That's because we are human bein.....
» 26/06/2014 10:33:36 AM And this is just willful obstinacy: >>Hey, you have admitted that all this sort of .....
» 26/06/2014 10:24:45 AM So, let's clarify a couple of things, Ludwig. >>But you do really see the connectio.....
» 25/06/2014 2:11:35 PM I was being polite, Ludwig. >>Come on Pericles, you’ve got to get your head around .....
» 25/06/2014 10:51:22 AM I'd take an educated guess... >>...the cost of supporting an asylum seeker in the c.....
» 25/06/2014 10:45:35 AM That's just vanity, Ludwig. >>Yes we have. Me and every other sensible and logical-.....
» 24/06/2014 9:55:35 AM You really still don't get it Ludwig, do you. >>So then, we have established that t.....
» 23/06/2014 7:32:46 PM That's one of your best, Dan S de Merengue: >>If he was standing in my presence, th.....
» 22/06/2014 10:52:54 PM Oh, Ludwig. It is really very, very simple. >>Ok, so you are completely playing dow.....
» 22/06/2014 11:21:44 AM Lecturing me on consistency is a tad cheeky, Ludwig. >>I consider this predictive a.....
» 21/06/2014 6:06:49 PM I disagree, Ludwig. >>I’m trying to broaden the discussion, in my great quest to un.....
» 20/06/2014 9:07:43 AM That's just a little cheeky, Dan S de Merengue. 1. You propose that there is no mathemati.....
» 20/06/2014 12:08:41 AM Hardly, Ludwig. >>I hope you can see what I mean.<< You keep changing the pl.....
» 19/06/2014 11:46:27 PM But that's the point, Dan S de Merengue, is it not? >>The maths used here for popul.....
» 19/06/2014 9:33:35 AM You are clutching at straws, Ludwig. >>So are you now saying GDP and productivity a.....
» 18/06/2014 4:19:18 PM Well, yes and no, snake. >>As I have pointed out Gold is a store of value.<< .....
» 18/06/2014 9:59:52 AM Well, duh. <<I can see no reason why at least a modest growth in GDP could not be m.....
» 17/06/2014 5:53:53 PM I think you may have ever-so-slightly missed the point I was making, Dan S de Merengue. &.....
» 17/06/2014 1:16:58 PM Round and round we go again, Ludwig. >>A bit of revision of GDP: It includes econom.....
» 17/06/2014 12:33:10 PM But it does, Dan S de Merengue >>Pericles, The problem of population growth is a re.....
» 16/06/2014 11:48:47 PM Blimey Ludwig, you do have a knack of picking the example that proves exactly the opposite.....
» 16/06/2014 11:37:30 PM I am sure that you are absolutely right, imajulianutter. >>There is no racism in my.....
» 16/06/2014 10:51:35 AM It's actually quite simple, Ludwig. >>First observation: You ignored my challenge t.....
» 16/06/2014 10:29:42 AM The US Union Jack is the part of their national flag with the stars in it. The stars repre.....
» 16/06/2014 10:17:25 AM And your assumption, Dan S de Merengue, is that you apply a single multiplication factor t.....
» 15/06/2014 12:58:06 PM The underlying problem of your assessment, Ludwig, is that you cannot see the bigger pictu.....
» 15/06/2014 10:16:46 AM Dan S de Merengue, you use the word "evidence" here quite loosely, I feel. >.....
» 14/06/2014 3:12:36 PM There is a reason for this, Foyle. >>How many wage plugs in Australia know that any.....
» 14/06/2014 3:03:15 PM But... >>It is rare in my culture to suspect others motives or to sssign to them th.....
» 14/06/2014 2:50:37 PM Same old, same old, Ludwig. >>Bottom line – what GDP has been telling us for many y.....
» 14/06/2014 1:08:34 PM There's still a contradiction here, imajulianutter. >>It is my belief the land we a.....
» 13/06/2014 7:49:48 AM But Ludwig, as convincing as your opinion may be to you, it is still only your opinion. &.....
» 13/06/2014 7:17:12 AM That's very confusing, imajulianutter. >>My money is on a tendency to think our lan.....
» 12/06/2014 4:55:44 PM Love yer work, Shadow Minister. I hope you are man enough to admit that the Labor Party i.....
» 12/06/2014 4:47:06 PM Bazz, you are right that the banks' policy poses a problem, but wrong to suggest that this.....
» 12/06/2014 4:33:08 PM More wrong information, Arjay. >>HSBC in Great Britain wants reasons from depositor.....
» 12/06/2014 4:15:26 PM That's an interesting perspective, imajulianutter. >>[Writers festival] forums are .....
» 12/06/2014 2:33:09 PM Gee, Ludwig, you have just taken the concept of verballing to an entirely new level. >.....
» 11/06/2014 10:01:52 PM Neat sidestep, Ludwig. But utterly unconvincing. Just for the record, can we agree that a.....
» 11/06/2014 9:44:43 AM An interesting article, deserving discussion. Not sure where to start, though, it contains.....
» 10/06/2014 10:32:09 PM I am starting to think that you are arguing simply to save face, Ludwig. >>You know.....
» 10/06/2014 8:48:18 AM Then I suggest you stick with it, Ludwig. >>I did do something that I am very good .....
» 10/06/2014 8:29:47 AM I can agree with that, Killarney. >>I'd say it's BOTH our problem AND the governmen.....
» 9/06/2014 2:23:37 PM You cannot be serious, Ludwig. >>So I can only assume that… at long last… after put.....
» 6/06/2014 5:43:11 PM As so often happens, proponents of a Declaration of Human Rights overlook the simplest rea.....
» 6/06/2014 10:52:19 AM Oh, by the way Ludwig, in case you hadn't already worked it out, when I said... >>….....
» 6/06/2014 10:48:09 AM You really are searching desperately for a defence, aren't you, Ludwig. It seems as though.....
» 5/06/2014 11:21:49 PM It's ok Nhoj. >>Yet again more personal abuse from Ludwig towards Pericles<< .....
» 5/06/2014 5:03:50 PM Of course you did, Bronte. >>I paid taxes every day I worked<< We all did. .....
» 5/06/2014 11:03:34 AM You do persist in grabbing the wrong end of the stick, Ludwig. And, not content with tha.....
» 5/06/2014 9:40:57 AM This is the most troubling aspect of the article for me... "What policies should gov.....
» 4/06/2014 12:02:11 PM Oh, I nearly forgot, Ludwig. You asked: >>What’s the point in talking about per-ca.....
» 4/06/2014 11:58:05 AM I sometimes wonder whether you actually read stuff before jumping on your high horse and c.....
» 4/06/2014 8:37:07 AM Here we go again. "Black is white" Ludwig strikes again. >>But it is not .....
» 3/06/2014 6:18:59 PM Neatly summarized, Rhian. >>A declining community wanting better amenities than its.....
» 3/06/2014 5:53:21 PM But they are not my measurements, Divergence. >>Nature doesn't do per capita, Peri.....
» 3/06/2014 1:17:52 PM An interesting angle on the issue. I am not convinced that my personal ecological footpri.....
» 30/05/2014 5:04:21 PM Perhaps this offering from one under god will help you understand, Ludwig. >>20 per.....
» 30/05/2014 11:02:46 AM Only in your imagination, Ludwig. >>If our GDP declined by 10% while population gro.....
» 29/05/2014 9:52:36 AM This is right up there with your best efforts, Ludwig, congratulations. >>Haaa haha.....
» 28/05/2014 1:19:07 PM Not sure about that, Ludwig. >>Pericles, there is an amazing contrast between your .....
» 27/05/2014 2:56:43 PM My goodness, Ludwig. With all the pressure, you seem to be losing your grip on the English.....
» 27/05/2014 9:56:51 AM Not the most felicitous of similes, Suseonline. Not in Sydney, at least... >>That w.....
» 27/05/2014 9:49:44 AM All very good questions, Saltpetre. >>So, I am assuming that overall GDP is compile.....
» 27/05/2014 9:36:13 AM Interesting that you chose not to answer the question, Ludwig. Most illuminating, in fact......
» 26/05/2014 11:27:51 AM I can imagine how you feel, o sung wu. My own car is now 25 years old, and when I see the.....
» 26/05/2014 11:10:59 AM Not a particularly useful contribution, Ludwig. >>Haaahahahaaa!<< It appears.....
» 26/05/2014 8:04:19 AM Let's try this once more, shall we Ludwig. >>But guess what. It is taken as a prime.....
» 25/05/2014 6:53:53 PM You really should do some homework on this Ludwig. I have given you plenty of references t.....
» 23/05/2014 11:19:20 PM Not really, Ludwig. >>Run….. RUN…. That tiger’s gunna catch you. Coz I can run fast.....
» 23/05/2014 10:33:28 PM Now then, Ludwig. This is not the time to start verballing. >>I am amazed at the en.....
» 23/05/2014 5:40:15 PM Absolutely, WmTrevor. >>But, as you know Pericles, it was the Greeks who realised P.....
» 23/05/2014 3:39:09 PM Oh, about that freeway. >>And what is a finished good? If a new freeway takes three.....
» 23/05/2014 3:17:23 PM Thanks for the chuckle, Ludwig. >>Ahh Pericles, by all indications I have a much be.....
» 23/05/2014 12:58:00 PM Not convinced, Producer. >>Tax on winnings is practiced in other jurisdictions; we .....
» 23/05/2014 12:33:25 PM It looks very much as if Family First are doing the Victorian Liberals an enormous favour .....
» 23/05/2014 8:38:49 AM Not exactly, Ludwig. >>You feel sad for me because I don’t get a regular dose of HT.....
» 23/05/2014 8:31:33 AM No problem, Ludwig. >>I think most people who have given this subject a bit of thou.....
» 22/05/2014 7:59:52 PM The problem that all gamblers have is that they are innumerate. They cannot see that the.....
» 22/05/2014 7:52:13 PM I call it as I see it, Ludwig. Sorry if that doesn't meet with your approval. >>My .....
» 22/05/2014 3:55:19 PM A brave bid for mixed metaphor of the year, Saltpetre. >>Ah, Pericles, methinks the.....
» 22/05/2014 12:24:52 PM Actually, yes, Ludwig. >>So, do you really think that we are substantially better o.....
» 21/05/2014 3:21:04 PM Suddenly, I feel very sad for you, Ludwig. >>I’d rather be a single, free, non-HTis.....
» 21/05/2014 3:11:52 PM Your what, Ludwig? >>What about my ‘proof in the pudding’ comments?<< Your n.....
» 21/05/2014 2:23:13 PM It's unfortunate - for wendy4senate, at least - that the internet is so efficient in expos.....
» 20/05/2014 11:01:43 PM Yeah, right. >>Please, just sit back for a moment…. and ponder just how deeply flaw.....
» 20/05/2014 3:29:16 PM Jeez, I must have the patience of a saint. >>You’ve got to admit that my interpreta.....
» 20/05/2014 2:05:48 PM So as far as you are concerned Ludwig, words mean anything you choose them to mean. >&.....
» 20/05/2014 8:06:36 AM Not at all, Ludwig. >>Added to…. Included in… Same difference!!<< Here are t.....
» 19/05/2014 3:20:10 PM Nope. Wrong. >>It isn't added. It is included.>> freaking same same<< .....
» 19/05/2014 8:01:50 AM You still don't get it, do you Ludwig. >>The economic activity that results from th.....
» 17/05/2014 7:08:29 PM I suspect you are right to be, snake. >>I am very pessimistic about the world finan.....
» 16/05/2014 2:26:29 PM All the talk of double dissolution is beginning to show the Abbott budget less as an actua.....
» 15/05/2014 6:56:48 PM You want the answer to life the universe and everything in 350 words, Dick? >>And a.....
» 15/05/2014 2:46:07 PM Interesting observation Foxy. >>The Commission of Audit Report released recently pa.....
» 15/05/2014 2:17:04 PM What is nit-picking to you, Dick, to others is simply being accurate. >>It's a deta.....
» 15/05/2014 11:05:11 AM If you insist, Ludwig. Anything for a quiet life. >>My point economic activity is n.....
» 15/05/2014 10:34:56 AM Amazing. There are people who still believe that politicians are honest, and that they do.....
» 15/05/2014 10:10:59 AM Well, y'know Killarney, the world changes. >>It's attitudes like this that really d.....
» 15/05/2014 9:49:35 AM Sorry, Dick. It's here, in black and white, and complete with your signature. >>I s.....
» 14/05/2014 11:26:47 PM What? >>A country that forces people to keep working after the age of 65, when they.....
» 14/05/2014 11:21:01 PM I think you missed the point, Ludwig. >>Apparently when you said << Nuff said.....
» 14/05/2014 3:26:49 PM Reinventing history again, I see Ludwig. >>I put to you a very discrete point in my.....
» 14/05/2014 3:07:20 PM Pure invention, Dick. Or imagination, one or the other. But patently not factual. >>.....
» 13/05/2014 10:57:58 PM That explains everything, Ludwig. >>I’m a huge Andy Williams fan.<< 'Nuff sa.....
» 13/05/2014 10:52:43 PM Nice and vague, Dick. >>Deregulation commenced late 70's or early 80's<< Wha.....
» 13/05/2014 7:19:12 PM Oh, really, Dick Dastardly? >>Prior to self regulation, we had tight regulation, an.....
» 13/05/2014 11:18:52 AM Only in the strange, convoluted logic of your own mind, Ludwig. >>Sorry Squirmicles.....
» 13/05/2014 12:55:06 AM There's no point in trying to pretend you know what you are talking about, Ludwig. You los.....
» 12/05/2014 2:37:41 PM Absolutely, Paul1405. >>Pericles, you could say that about strawberry production if.....
» 12/05/2014 11:58:39 AM But apart from that... >>Pericles, As I said per above - countries like Africa have.....
» 12/05/2014 11:32:21 AM Actually, the song "Turn, Turn, Turn" was written in the 1950s by Pete Seeger, p.....
» 12/05/2014 11:11:55 AM That's an interesting angle that hadn't occurred to me before, Paul1405. >>When I d.....
» 12/05/2014 11:04:11 AM Still squirming I see, Ludwig. >>Where have I stated that the definition of GDP onl.....
» 12/05/2014 10:49:24 AM An important topic, exactly the sort of issue on which we should spend time airing our vie.....
» 12/05/2014 10:43:36 AM Perhaps there is a short cut here. "There is a strong tendency for financial adviser.....
» 11/05/2014 10:38:34 PM The only possible conclusion, Ludwig, is that you haven't the faintest idea what you are s.....
» 11/05/2014 5:47:01 PM There's something that we can agree on, Divergence. >>This just means that even GDP.....
» 11/05/2014 9:09:54 AM You might as well admit it, Ludwig, Saltpetre has it in a nutshell... >>The input h.....
» 11/05/2014 1:19:33 AM I think you're missing the point, Yuyutsu. >>So some women want to be mothers, othe.....
» 10/05/2014 6:38:28 PM More obfuscation, Ludwig. Playing silly games like this doesn't change matters one iota: .....
» 10/05/2014 12:51:47 AM Round and round we go, Ludwig. >>So why then does economic activity that is spurred.....
» 9/05/2014 5:58:20 PM Nice attempt at a twist, Yuyutsu. >>Show me anyone who has elected to "go out .....
» 9/05/2014 11:29:49 AM On the contrary. They are quite straightforward, unambiguous words, Ludwig. >>You’r.....
» 9/05/2014 11:07:25 AM More than anything else, the most aggravating aspect of this article to me is the unremitt.....
» 9/05/2014 9:20:54 AM Oh dear. >>Organic food should be compulsory<< Yet another someone who think.....
» 8/05/2014 11:14:34 PM Facts are only facts Ludwig. Nothing more, nothing less. Measuring "good" GDP an.....
» 8/05/2014 10:50:29 PM That's confusing matters even more, Saltpetre. I was merely suggesting that the opening q.....
» 7/05/2014 10:51:10 AM To bring this back on-topic, just for a moment, the question raised is "Is it better .....
» 7/05/2014 10:30:23 AM I thought we had cleared this one up, Ludwig, ages ago. >>Nhoj, please take a good .....
» 7/05/2014 8:11:42 AM Nice piece, Ms Pringle. A neat exposé on the cant and hypocrisy that passes for political.....
» 6/05/2014 6:51:23 PM Relax, people. This is one of those spoof articles, consisting principally of of made-up .....
» 5/05/2014 7:48:37 AM That's stretching it just a little, onthebeach. >>It has never been and should not .....
» 4/05/2014 10:51:57 PM I think they may just be targetting you, BAYGON. >>Until today I was sent this link.....
» 3/05/2014 2:45:51 PM Oh Arjay. Are you still beating on this tired old drum? >>The Wonderful Wizard of O.....
» 3/05/2014 2:16:25 PM Not only the UK, it would appear, Killarney. >>In the UK almost one in 60 people ar.....
» 28/04/2014 4:59:33 PM Pretty much all my driving is in city traffic. Cyclists are everywhere, and the majority.....
» 28/04/2014 4:16:11 PM Classic, Arjay. >>How big a shelter would central bankers build with unlimited mone.....
» 27/04/2014 6:46:10 PM Even for you, this is a bit of a stretch, Arjay. >>Our elites have miles of undergr.....
» 26/04/2014 3:54:34 PM If only that were so, david f >>The representatives of the small parties can only h.....
» 25/04/2014 8:03:54 PM You are missing the point, davidf. >>Compromise is necessary for the workings of de.....
» 25/04/2014 7:57:23 PM Who sez, rehctub? >>Pericles, not even close, as most aged pensioners have worked a.....
» 25/04/2014 8:21:10 AM What puzzles me is why there is such a concept of "retirement age" in the first .....
» 23/04/2014 7:41:19 AM It is impossible for anyone to discuss this sensibly, George, if you can pick and choose y.....
» 23/04/2014 7:21:54 AM I'm not convinced you can describe compromise as an acceptable aspect of democracy, Dan S .....
» 22/04/2014 11:04:10 PM It's possibly because it is past my bedtime, George. But I have read and re-read this a d.....
» 22/04/2014 10:39:00 PM Ummmm.... actually, that should have read actually........
» 22/04/2014 10:37:16 PM Actualy, I don't, Divergence. >>Why do you criticise the minor parties and not the .....
» 22/04/2014 1:07:11 PM I don't disagree with the principle, Dan S de Merengue. Just the outcome. >>If you’.....
» 22/04/2014 12:56:13 PM It seems that it is a prerequisite for modern Christians to misunderstand, and hence misre.....
» 21/04/2014 12:27:56 PM Are you sure about your baseline numbers, rehctub? >>I work on a sale of $15 for ea.....
» 21/04/2014 11:58:24 AM Altogether a near-perfect analysis of how completely dysfunctional our Senate has become, .....
» 21/04/2014 11:39:52 AM Such totally muddled thinking is standard fare for Christians these days. But this piece s.....
» 15/04/2014 9:52:22 PM Yep......
» 15/04/2014 6:51:43 PM An interesting bit of public lobbying, from "a Christian, pro-life, pro-family Austra.....
» 15/04/2014 12:34:05 PM I can't see the problem here. >>With several businesses choosing not to trade over .....
» 15/04/2014 12:19:10 PM Incidentally, Divergence... >>So far as the Traveston dam is concerned, Pharyngula,.....
» 15/04/2014 12:13:42 PM That's an awful lot of exclamation marks, Ludwig, just to have a "play the man, not t.....
» 14/04/2014 1:02:04 PM Ok, Divergence, I'll bite. >>Pharyngula, one of the main biology blogs, got up a pe.....
» 14/04/2014 10:28:37 AM Not at all, Ludwig. >>So what are you saying? – that everyone who opposes new dams .....
» 13/04/2014 2:46:52 PM Not so sure about that, Divergence. >>The Greens would never be able to block more .....
» 12/04/2014 6:17:19 PM Fair point, Bronte. >>It would be pleasant - and a refreshing change - if some of t.....
» 11/04/2014 5:15:35 PM And this is very tricky territory, by the way, Divergence. >>Yes, a rich coastal ci.....
» 11/04/2014 4:53:05 PM Thanks for that reference, Divergence. One of the sentences that Ludwig should take to he.....
» 11/04/2014 5:11:39 AM You seem determined to avoid seeing what is plainly obvious, Ludwig. >>the correlat.....
» 10/04/2014 7:00:31 PM Hey, go easy with the insults there, Ludwig. >>Wow Pericles, you’re an old greenie!.....
» 10/04/2014 6:43:30 PM I sense that you are still a little confused, Ludwig. >>GDP has nothing to do with .....
» 9/04/2014 11:23:04 AM As a regular user of the gardens (not a "visitor", since they are within walking.....
» 9/04/2014 11:08:31 AM True enough, Ludwig. >>I thought we might be getting near agreement, but alas, it a.....
» 8/04/2014 11:07:34 PM That's the question, Ludwig. >>So, what is it that we actually don’t agree on?<&.....
» 8/04/2014 1:25:47 PM Oh please, Ludwig. >>We have agreement that negative things such as bushfires do in.....
» 7/04/2014 11:27:52 PM Not exactly, Ludwig. >>Well, I guess we’ve reached a total impasse on this particul.....
» 7/04/2014 5:10:11 PM There are two questions here, I believe. >>What are our responsibilities as human b.....
» 7/04/2014 1:26:56 PM Careful, Ms Francis. If you complain too loudly, they will stop your invitation, and you .....
» 7/04/2014 10:13:10 AM I have no axe to grind on the marijuana issue (as in, tried it a couple of times, not impr.....
» 6/04/2014 11:28:26 PM That doesn't mean that it is wrong, Ludwig. >>But I’ve got to say that your argumen.....
» 6/04/2014 7:54:29 AM Let's look more closely at this, Ludwig. >>It really is very simple: Bushfires etc .....
» 5/04/2014 4:13:18 PM I note that your "manifesto" regurgitates that old furphy, Ludwig... "Bush.....
» 4/04/2014 9:50:04 AM That would look great on a T-shirt, Ludwig. >>Relative intangibility does NOT equat.....
» 2/04/2014 9:22:08 PM Flabbergasted you may be, Ludwig. But you're still relying upon emotion and fairy-dust, ra.....
» 2/04/2014 3:15:40 PM As ever, more heat than light is generated by this forage around random statistics on &quo.....
» 2/04/2014 2:42:25 PM Ok, I give in, Ludwig. If nothing I have said makes any sense to you, there is little poin.....
» 1/04/2014 12:34:44 PM Sounds awful, Ludwig. >>If they lived in a wonderful place like I do, with a good b.....
» 1/04/2014 9:30:17 AM Incidentally, Ludwig... >> I’ve got no issue with all those poor sad misguided half.....
» 1/04/2014 9:27:13 AM That's not difficult Ludwig. >>Could you please clarify your position re: addressin.....
» 31/03/2014 1:02:10 PM There you go again. It's called verballing, Ludwig, a technique that originated with ".....
» 30/03/2014 4:47:43 PM Ducking and weaving again Ludwig. >>You know perfectly well what I’m complaining ab.....
» 29/03/2014 6:57:33 AM You are overlooking the fact that the teacher is marking the methodology, not the result. .....
» 29/03/2014 12:27:54 AM Ludwig, just standing there, waving your arms around and expostulating doesn't cut it. &g.....
» 28/03/2014 1:40:34 PM It is a pity that your article was couched in such balanced and inoffensive terms, Mr Leig.....
» 27/03/2014 11:48:57 PM Weak, Ludwig. C- at best. >>Regarding water, you conveniently didn’t mention the pl.....
» 27/03/2014 3:40:37 PM Absolutely agree. >>A Bill of Rights will not affect the way politicians behave. It.....
» 27/03/2014 11:28:34 AM So it would appear that you have no problem at all with the statement that I made about Sy.....
» 26/03/2014 10:51:30 PM OK, Ludwig, I'll bite. >>Tell me you are willing to respond. Then I’ll address each.....
» 26/03/2014 3:48:33 PM Don't be such a doom-monger, Ludwig. >>...we have massive problems with basic resou.....
» 26/03/2014 8:48:46 AM George, you know what happens to people when they mention the name of that Scottish play.......
» 25/03/2014 8:57:05 AM A Pilger article with an inbuilt Godwin. >>It was influenced by the same eugenics .....
» 25/03/2014 8:53:39 AM A pretty accurate summary of the disease, Mr Sellick. Although I cannot (of course) agree .....
» 24/03/2014 4:05:47 PM Have I touched a nerve, Jayb? >>You accuse me & anyone that disagrees with your vie.....
» 24/03/2014 12:37:54 PM Thanks for underlining my point, Jayb. Your responses so far have been pitch-perfect. >.....
» 24/03/2014 9:23:53 AM As I see it, the most revealing line in the entire article is this one: "If it taxed.....
» 24/03/2014 9:07:27 AM Welcome to Little Australia. The land of self-righteousness and blind introversion. Let's.....
» 22/03/2014 5:17:33 PM Good question, 579. >>Why is Arjay missing.<< He went off the radar, last se.....
» 20/03/2014 3:25:52 PM I'm afraid you might be on a hiding to nothing here, Ms Singh. Simply by writing such an a.....
» 19/03/2014 4:13:41 PM I think it is reasonable at this stage to take this issue out of the party-political arena.....
» 18/03/2014 10:47:50 PM Hey, I tried. “We'll be saying a big hello to all intelligent lifeforms everywhere and to.....
» 18/03/2014 3:18:17 PM Being a non-academic, I can only address these issues through the lens of a commercial ent.....
» 18/03/2014 2:27:05 PM Look, if we are going to have a conversation about GDP, it would probably be a good idea t.....
» 18/03/2014 7:03:27 AM It is really very, very simple, Ludwig. >>As JF Aus points out, increasing illness .....
» 18/03/2014 6:54:10 AM There can be no doubt that we assess evidence in an entirely different manner, Dan S de Me.....
» 17/03/2014 10:30:49 AM I think you are still missing the point, Ludwig. I shall try to explain myself better. &g.....
» 17/03/2014 10:15:32 AM That's exactly what fascinates me, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, We all believe we.....
» 16/03/2014 8:58:17 AM More like Canute than Zorg, I think, Shockadelic. >>Pericles, you sound like Zorg (.....
» 16/03/2014 8:36:06 AM I can "list evidence" if you would like me to, Dan S de Merengue, but I'm not su.....
» 15/03/2014 7:28:49 AM Actually, Dan S de Merengue, I am far more interested in your views. >>I don't know.....
» 14/03/2014 5:23:55 PM I think you may be misinterpreting the situation, Ludwig, just a little. >>GDP is m.....
» 14/03/2014 8:45:45 AM Even after all this time, Dan S de Merengue, it is still difficult to pin you down on the .....
» 13/03/2014 5:08:33 PM I'm sorry if you felt offended, Dan S de Merengue, but you misheard me... >>And fur.....
» 13/03/2014 3:40:23 PM You are joking, of course, Ludwig. >>Oow, sorry to embarrass you Pericles, old mate.....
» 12/03/2014 1:50:38 PM People, please. As often is the case, if you really want to find out what is happening, s.....
» 12/03/2014 1:31:13 PM Oh, Ludwig, Ludwig. What an embarrassing rant. >>‘Real’ GDP!! What an extraordinary.....
» 12/03/2014 10:50:50 AM Wel, ye-e-e-e-e-s, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I understand that people only eve.....
» 12/03/2014 8:45:03 AM There speaks someone who has never started a business in Australia, clem gorman. >>.....
» 12/03/2014 8:14:26 AM Yes indeed, Rhosty, there is always a downside to being a realist. >>People just li.....
» 12/03/2014 6:12:19 AM Interesting delineation, Dan S de Merengue. >>So for these, do we pay homage to evo.....
» 11/03/2014 4:43:03 PM One tiny problem, Rhosty. >>My preferred system is the world's fastest, whisper qui.....
» 11/03/2014 11:34:21 AM Different measurement, George. >>Poor Pericles, for other humans this sharing is mu.....
» 11/03/2014 10:00:13 AM We are simply witnessing another round of the Murdoch bid to close down the ABC, to make m.....
» 11/03/2014 9:41:00 AM Understood. For some reason I thought there was subtle plug for creationism hidden in your.....
» 11/03/2014 9:27:45 AM Just the teensiest bit of special pleading here, methinks. Many of these are good suggest.....
» 10/03/2014 5:45:48 PM Wow. Turns out I was wrong. >>I seem to recall a warning notice that read "For.....
» 10/03/2014 10:09:51 AM No need to apologize, Dan S de Merengue. It's always good to see you here. >>Sorry .....
» 7/03/2014 5:28:12 PM You're talking to the wall, Mr Hamilton. >>'Bleeding hearts' see it as something th.....
» 7/03/2014 3:47:58 PM Hold on a moment, sonofgloin. What's this I see? >>If you can’t trade what you mak.....
» 6/03/2014 2:07:05 PM There is still one question I haven't seen you address yet, JMCC. Is it more or less expe.....
» 6/03/2014 1:37:35 PM Thank you, one under god, for the biggest chuckle I have had in a long while. >>The.....
» 6/03/2014 10:05:04 AM Now, don't go getting your knickers in a twist, JMCC. >>I will not comment on your .....
» 5/03/2014 12:26:04 PM You're welcome, sonofgloin. >>Thanks for your input Pericles. Thanks for your astut.....
» 4/03/2014 9:57:54 PM The toughest thing is to put the past into its proper context. >>We are simply not .....
» 4/03/2014 4:48:14 PM I thought the word "Coverup" meant that something was being, well, covered up. I.....
» 4/03/2014 10:31:37 AM 'Allo? Someone mention my stage name? >>Goodonya! Aussieboy. I wonder if your summa.....
» 3/03/2014 5:25:46 PM But surely, that is exactly as it should be rehctub? >>...when one can pay more for.....
» 3/03/2014 5:11:41 PM Oh, to have been a fly on the wall as the luvvies wrestled with what we might loosely call.....
» 3/03/2014 3:04:23 PM How about I rephrase this a little for you, rehctub. Instead of: >>the consumers q.....
» 3/03/2014 10:26:48 AM You are so right, Paul1405 >>One thing that the QANTAS issue personifies and Alan J.....
» 26/02/2014 1:30:02 PM I think you have proved one thing, Mr Ewins, for sure and certain. And that is, that And.....
» 26/02/2014 8:49:28 AM Oh please, tomw, don't get him started. >>I don't see how this is of much relevance.....
» 26/02/2014 8:44:21 AM Speculating on the future is fun, of course. It is a useful vehicle through which we can p.....
» 25/02/2014 2:31:34 PM It is not in the interests of this government to give you an answer to this question. They.....
» 25/02/2014 9:03:34 AM I frequently look at my smart phone - a Samsung Galaxy S4, since you ask - and wonder how .....
» 24/02/2014 1:56:45 PM It's not often that I am proven so right, so quickly, Tristan. >>But it would be so.....
» 24/02/2014 9:00:57 AM The saddest aspect of this - entirely unexceptionable - article, is that Mr Ewins actually.....
» 22/02/2014 6:36:06 PM How would they find out, George? >>I think most historians would not accept that th.....
» 22/02/2014 6:29:04 PM Faulty analogy, George. That is observation, not experience. >>"Whereas both y.....
» 21/02/2014 11:42:44 AM That's not at all where I was coming from, George. >>This might be true if by “jour.....
» 21/02/2014 11:30:55 AM Fair enough, George. >>...Einstein and others after him “portray gravitation (and t.....
» 20/02/2014 5:58:39 PM This is the part that makes no sense, Shockadelic >>But other people (the thousands.....
» 20/02/2014 5:43:44 PM Nonsense, Trav. >>Pericles, your analogy fails because it still smuggles in the ass.....
» 20/02/2014 5:15:51 PM I am as always in deep awe, George, at the way you manage to portray religion, as if it we.....
» 20/02/2014 9:50:22 AM Here we go again. Yet another round of fear-and-loathing. Based on what? "One examp.....
» 19/02/2014 9:25:23 PM You clearly missed the reference, SteeleRedux. >>...I had taken you at your word th.....
» 19/02/2014 9:15:38 PM Doesn't make much difference, Shockadelic. One industry, or all industry. >>Pericle.....
» 19/02/2014 12:42:47 PM Well, yes I have, Shockadelic. >>Have you heard anyone arguing we should make ".....
» 19/02/2014 12:18:57 PM Not sure that flexibility is necessarily the most desirable characteristic in this instanc.....
» 18/02/2014 8:58:34 PM Just to put the lid on this religious bias thing once and for all, here is the same scheme.....
» 18/02/2014 8:53:01 PM Possibly, Wm Trevor, but not necessarily. >>It could be a 'religious' thing for par.....
» 18/02/2014 6:19:09 PM I thought we had put that one to bed, SteeleRedux. >>“If the AWU was concerned with.....
» 18/02/2014 5:58:41 PM Well yes, I realized that SteeleRedux. >>With respect the matter I am referring to .....
» 18/02/2014 3:10:47 PM Relax, SteeleRedux. It's not a religion thing. Unless you deem sport to be a religious ac.....
» 18/02/2014 3:03:47 PM Well that's ok then, SteeleRedux. >>You will get no anti-globalisation rant from me.....
» 18/02/2014 9:30:27 AM Perhaps, Shockadelic. >>Because political policy today has nothing to do with pract.....
» 18/02/2014 9:13:20 AM Indeed, George. >>The Bible is about what God said, did, etc, no arguments for His .....
» 17/02/2014 1:54:26 PM There seems to be a bit of ducking and weaving going on here, George. Not that it really .....
» 17/02/2014 1:27:10 PM Well that's comforting at least, Yuyutsu. >>Once God is out, all daemons are in.<.....
» 17/02/2014 9:35:11 AM Oh dear. >>So, what can be done about neknomination? Some will argue that governmen.....
» 17/02/2014 9:19:39 AM Trav, I suspect you may be thinking yourself into a corner. >>Pericles, if we’re is.....
» 17/02/2014 9:02:37 AM Oddly, if I understand your last post correctly, I think we may actually be in agreement, .....
» 16/02/2014 1:51:18 PM I don't agree, Matthew S. >>It seems most have misunderstood the author's point.<.....
» 16/02/2014 1:35:01 PM I suspect you might be using Occam's Razor to split hairs, George. >>This is more e.....
» 14/02/2014 3:49:37 PM Well, yes, George. Sort of. >>You probably meant one of self-referential statements.....
» 14/02/2014 10:55:30 AM I'm not sure I understand why you would need to ask the question, Trav. >>A questio.....
» 12/02/2014 1:14:10 PM Don't agree, Trav. >>If you are making a claim then you need to show some support .....
» 12/02/2014 11:28:50 AM No need to be quite so petulant, Chris Lewis. >>oh yeah, I am somehow being selecti.....
» 12/02/2014 10:09:45 AM Neatly selective, Chris Lewis. >>Interestingly, 75% of debate on the Economist stat.....
» 11/02/2014 8:22:21 AM Exactly, Trav. >>...burden of proof simply means you're obliged to provide support .....
» 10/02/2014 9:57:15 PM >>This is my last post on general discussion. Absolute waste of time. Bye.<< .....
» 10/02/2014 9:54:52 PM I disagree, Trav >>If you say “There is no evidence for God” then you have a burden.....
» 10/02/2014 12:48:02 PM While there are undoubtedly some sad stories out there, articles like this don't help the .....
» 10/02/2014 9:44:35 AM NSW already employs unmarked police cars with plain clothes cops. The trick is to learn w.....
» 10/02/2014 9:34:53 AM A noble gesture, Hasbeen. But entirely pointless. >>I am hoping to get through to T.....
» 9/02/2014 3:31:09 PM Yes, grateful >>In the case of Mein Kampf, we are justified to infer its contents f.....
» 7/02/2014 5:07:44 PM Access, Tombee. And of course technology. >>But in 1964 was the music of 1914 still.....
» 7/02/2014 4:44:28 PM An interesting, if unoriginal, concept frankbr >>...we might have institutions like.....
» 6/02/2014 1:34:27 PM On the contrary, Mr Ewins, I am one hundred percent sure that the business can be made pro.....
» 6/02/2014 1:08:59 PM The question for me is who on earth considers such a pointless event to have any usefulnes.....
» 5/02/2014 2:27:08 PM Doesn't change the numbers much, Mr Ewins. >>Pericles argues that SPC-Ardmona canno.....
» 5/02/2014 10:28:25 AM I don't have a problem with the idea that SPC-Ardmona be run as a cooperative. I do belie.....
» 4/02/2014 1:13:55 PM I'm not sure that is the case, Bazz. >>I believe that the current growth decline is.....
» 4/02/2014 1:02:17 PM An interesting distinction, Dan S de Merengue. >>I don't really know what you mean .....
» 3/02/2014 6:33:44 PM That's more of a symptom than a definition, Bazz. >>To me globalisation means manuf.....
» 3/02/2014 10:13:30 AM Are we all talking about the same thing, I wonder. >>Globalisation is already endin.....
» 3/02/2014 10:02:28 AM A piece so insubstantial that it says nothing, means nothing. The trivialization of articl.....
» 3/02/2014 9:52:52 AM Thanks for entirely avoiding the point I was making, grateful. >>You support his ap.....
» 2/02/2014 2:53:29 PM I suspect you may be getting a little over-excited, grateful. >>Hi atheists, In my .....
» 31/01/2014 12:04:23 PM Very instructive, Wm Trevor. >>...ever since, infinity has been getting even bigger.....
» 30/01/2014 12:42:07 PM It's not so much a "realising a need" thing, Foyle, more of a straightforward ev.....
» 29/01/2014 12:03:15 AM Blimey, individual, you certainly are doing it tough. >>consult your health practit.....
» 28/01/2014 9:32:44 AM What can I say, individual... >>Don't make it more complicated than it already is. .....
» 27/01/2014 6:26:36 PM It doesn't work that way, Shadow Minister. >> 9% attrition rate (or higher for 2012.....
» 27/01/2014 3:54:47 PM It is just natural curiosity to wonder "why". But that doesn't mean there is an.....
» 27/01/2014 3:39:39 PM I didn't know that, Ludwig. >>Yes Is Mise, [motorists should tip off other drivers].....
» 27/01/2014 3:33:56 PM That is quite nonsensical, Shadow Minister. >>Either way the 5% was chosen simply t.....
» 27/01/2014 8:00:17 AM I think we're making progress here, Shadow Minister. >>Your figure of 300 000 polic.....
» 26/01/2014 5:06:10 PM You are still missing the entire point, Shadow Minister. The only question is whether you .....
» 26/01/2014 8:53:01 AM That's voodoo maths, Shadow Minister. >>Pericles, You can't be selective in your ma.....
» 26/01/2014 8:38:53 AM Curses! >>Sometimes I suspect that, for a laugh, Pericles takes on a paranoid perso.....
» 24/01/2014 3:01:55 PM Shadow Minister. >>If you had bothered to read my first post, I have never claimed .....
» 24/01/2014 11:42:02 AM Just to be clear, Shadow Minister. >>... means testing of this rebate has lead to a.....
» 24/01/2014 10:22:39 AM An interesting claim. >>"Argument", "excellent", "puberty&.....
» 23/01/2014 10:38:40 AM The terminology is clearly important here, Dan S de Merengue. As is context. >>Peri.....
» 22/01/2014 10:32:43 PM In think it might be time for me to be charitable, Dan S de Merengue. >>Genesis is .....
» 22/01/2014 12:50:48 PM That's a tad contradictory, ponde. >>If a House is heritage listed it is the owners.....
» 22/01/2014 10:56:16 AM Maybe it has nothing to do with religion, ponde. >>St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney it i.....
» 22/01/2014 10:36:59 AM Of course I do, Dan S de Merengue. >>Do you stand by your words?<< But, as y.....
» 22/01/2014 6:43:43 AM Oh, please, Dan S de Merengue. >>In just your last few posts aimed at me, you've ca.....
» 21/01/2014 11:53:54 AM For a short while this morning, my list of topics had the following as consecutive headlin.....
» 21/01/2014 11:49:57 AM I think we understood that, NathanJ. >>My main point was in reference to political .....
» 21/01/2014 8:22:38 AM An elegant retreat, Dan S de Merengue. >>Good day to you, Sir.<< As ever, I.....
» 20/01/2014 7:07:27 PM Yep, that's the elephant in the room that no-one really wants to address, Hasbeen. >&g.....
» 20/01/2014 6:46:12 PM That's just being grumpy, Dan S de Merengue. >>I have an issue with denigration and.....
» 20/01/2014 11:35:06 AM Spot on, pelican. >>I don't buy the costs to the community aspect. If judged on tha.....
» 20/01/2014 11:10:34 AM I'm with you on this, rache. >>So why should I have to pay to subsidise what is ess.....
» 20/01/2014 10:52:39 AM As one of the legion of ex-smokers, I feel very sorry for those who for whatever reason ar.....
» 20/01/2014 10:19:20 AM You can count me in the demographic that fails to understand why the Greens exist at all, .....
» 20/01/2014 10:02:57 AM Playing semantic games won't get fundamentalists off the hook, Dan S de Merengue. >>.....
» 17/01/2014 8:34:25 AM I hereby formally invoke Godwin's Law. >>I do not like to say this but it seems to .....
» 16/01/2014 3:03:31 PM I was aware of that, Tristan Ewins. >>The comment about "a huge drop in privat.....
» 15/01/2014 3:39:02 PM If you're interested, Pelican... >>Your post reminds me of Bitcoin which in effect.....
» 15/01/2014 3:17:10 PM Whoa there Tristan Ewins. We're going backwards... >>Firstly to begin with we can r.....
» 15/01/2014 3:01:00 PM Not necessarily the best plan any longer, Tristan Ewins. >>Were it up to me I would.....
» 15/01/2014 11:53:52 AM You still seem to be struggling with the topic a little, Tristan Ewins. >>It's true.....
» 15/01/2014 10:34:04 AM All good questions, NathanJ. >>What would occur however, if we were to move towards.....
» 15/01/2014 10:01:36 AM Such a fuss over an anachronistic ritual. I have a problem with the basic underlying con.....
» 14/01/2014 5:41:00 PM Thanks for that Tristan Ewins... >>So as far as I'm aware the means tests still app.....
» 14/01/2014 2:30:29 PM Leaving aside for a moment the $6 surcharge, Mr Ewins, which has its good points and its b.....
» 14/01/2014 1:03:50 PM Consider it the anger of betrayal, David G, if it will help. >>Periclueless, you ar.....
» 14/01/2014 7:36:50 AM How true, Peng. >>If Christianity were really abandoned, trashed, discredited, forg.....
» 14/01/2014 7:30:40 AM You are showing a distinctly Pilger-like devotion to reality, Killarney. >>Because.....
» 13/01/2014 6:34:15 PM Thanks for making sure you included the qualification, spindoc. >>“16. Motive Quest.....
» 13/01/2014 2:04:02 PM At the risk of trying to appear sane, what crime are these people committing? If a war we.....
» 13/01/2014 1:56:31 PM Forgive my ingrained cynicism, but this look s to me like a classic Daily Mail beat-up. T.....
» 13/01/2014 1:30:44 PM Well and good, Trav. But at the end you fell into the same bad habit that you observed in .....
» 13/01/2014 10:24:04 AM You are only right in theory, Gods Messenger. >>If you do your homework you will fi.....
» 13/01/2014 10:11:26 AM I think I may have become a little confused in the frenzy of "abstract thinking".....
» 13/01/2014 9:49:17 AM It's all beginning to sound like a final desperate cry for attention. His ever-growing li.....
» 12/01/2014 9:40:23 AM Ummmm, so who is that exactly, God's Messenger? >>One person in Australia can make .....
» 11/01/2014 6:41:40 AM Thanks for the insight into your literary accomplishments, Gods Messenger. Some friendly .....
» 10/01/2014 3:18:55 PM m.....
» 10/01/2014 3:18:22 PM Gotta love the blatancy of the Pilger process. >>Scientific studies report that up .....
» 10/01/2014 12:05:23 PM Oh, pooh-sticks Daffy Duck >>I get "attacked" by Pericles for quite right.....
» 9/01/2014 10:25:41 AM It seems to be a bit of theme of yours, runner... >>...actually Jon J it shows that.....
» 8/01/2014 10:17:19 PM Simple, Arjay. >>Why are the Royals so silent?<< De minimis non curat rex. .....
» 8/01/2014 10:48:27 AM Q.E.D. >>Attacking the beliefs themselves puts you in the same category as the reli.....
» 8/01/2014 10:13:24 AM While the facts are in themselves indisputable, I find much of the triumphalism in this ar.....
» 7/01/2014 4:20:17 PM At the risk of adding to the silliness. Bazz... >>Re the seriousness of adultery i.....
» 7/01/2014 9:12:21 AM Ok, I give in. Obviously, the subject matter (Australia as a neutral country) was after a.....
» 7/01/2014 7:16:32 AM Check your facts, Arjay. >>A woman leaves a note describing almost exactly how she .....
» 6/01/2014 3:40:13 PM It is fascinating how even a simple topic on a political matter - neutrality - gets hijack.....
» 6/01/2014 9:46:12 AM There's another great year of conspiracy-theory immersion in prospect for you Arjay, if yo.....
» 6/01/2014 9:09:54 AM Well, this has been fun. Again. For some reason, every so often Christians decide they n.....
» 30/12/2013 10:45:12 AM Fascinating, rehctub. Your underlying premise appears to be that nobody should be allowed.....
» 24/12/2013 2:43:28 PM That is certainly the theory, Rhian. >>But we can compete on products where competi.....
» 24/12/2013 2:29:24 PM When I think of my father, I overwhelmingly think of all the joys he missed out on by dyin.....
» 23/12/2013 5:05:12 PM C'mon everyone, lighten up. Every government rewards their cronies and stooges with mega-b.....
» 19/12/2013 4:02:01 PM Not so, Nick Pendergrast. >>Pericles – it seems your use of the term “fundamentalis.....
» 19/12/2013 6:22:41 AM There is nothing to be gained, I have discovered over the years, from arguing with fundmen.....
» 17/12/2013 10:22:08 AM It is indeed somewhat chilling to see such a badly written oeuvre from someone in receipt .....
» 16/12/2013 5:22:43 PM Intrepid forum-miners will discover that I predicted this, many moons ago. "Ben Rose.....
» 16/12/2013 12:35:10 PM Very clever, veritas. >>It looks as though Online Opinion, or at least the Forum, i.....
» 13/12/2013 10:44:53 PM Are you perhaps a manager at Qantas, individual? A middle manager, with an office and a PA.....
» 13/12/2013 10:37:18 PM I hardly call the identification of two egregious and glaring holes in your pamphlet ".....
» 13/12/2013 12:50:09 PM It's still a very poor business practice, Bazz. >>Pericles, I also experienced that.....
» 13/12/2013 8:26:58 AM That's hardly a convincing defence, Geoff Davies. >>It's a shame some of you people.....
» 13/12/2013 8:09:52 AM That's a bit simplistic, individual. >>Qantas service is as good as any airline's. .....
» 12/12/2013 10:48:38 PM Not quite, Geoff Davies. >>Grim, thanks for clarifying the role of housing in infla.....
» 12/12/2013 5:48:02 AM I must be missing something here, Beaucoupbob. >>Imagine the simplicity! If I have.....
» 12/12/2013 5:00:41 AM I took advantage of your offer, Mr Davies, and downloaded your "book" for free. .....
» 11/12/2013 9:19:14 AM Sadly, Beaucoupbob, it won't work the way you think it will. >>Consider a $10,000 d.....
» 11/12/2013 8:57:38 AM Whenever I see articles like this - and they are unfortunately plentiful - I know from the.....
» 8/12/2013 7:40:14 AM A little OT, but is it just me who can't access the article linked in the OP? Either a) s.....
» 6/12/2013 4:40:40 PM Misrepresenting my position only shows up the poverty of your argument, Yuyutsu: >>.....
» 6/12/2013 11:53:49 AM Great song, Jay of Melbourne. Hadn't seen these guys before, thanks. But I think the poin.....
» 6/12/2013 11:34:28 AM In any series of negotiations, it is critical to keep as many issues as possible "on .....
» 6/12/2013 8:15:18 AM It's not just close, Joe. >>I've heard of some dumb ideas but this one comes close .....
» 5/12/2013 11:03:08 AM I think you may have just illustrated my point, Suseonline. >>...in Rolf Harris' s .....
» 5/12/2013 8:49:08 AM You're not making sense again, Paul1405. >>But the evidence has never prevented Con.....
» 5/12/2013 8:35:22 AM Still doesn't make sense, Yuyutsu. >>What I meant was that since the majority disad.....
» 4/12/2013 2:23:20 PM I'm afraid I have to call cobblers on that one, chrisgaff1000. >>Suseonline i might.....
» 4/12/2013 2:04:09 PM Your convoluted thought processes are fascinating to follow, Yuyutsu. But sometimes they t.....
» 4/12/2013 10:58:24 AM I disagree. I think Australia is still very much the Lucky Country that Donald Horne so pe.....
» 4/12/2013 10:48:21 AM Ok, obviously no-one is going to respond intelligently to the relatively simple questions .....
» 4/12/2013 9:31:55 AM It is surprising to me that this proposition gets an airing at all. Despite Yuyutsu's pro.....
» 4/12/2013 9:11:05 AM The system is heavily weighted at the moment in favour of one party. Lawyers. Our adve.....
» 3/12/2013 9:48:53 PM That is nonsense, and you know it. >>...bottom line the average household owns less.....
» 3/12/2013 6:20:11 PM That's straight out of "Through the Looking Glass" Saltpetre. >>...are EU.....
» 3/12/2013 12:44:35 PM As Lt Colonel Kilgore almost said... "You smell that? Do you smell that? Rentseekers.....
» 3/12/2013 10:09:59 AM So they tell us, sonofgloin. >>...growers have real concerns that a 100% foreign ow.....
» 3/12/2013 9:43:55 AM It's no secret that I find the arguments in those documents weak and unconvincing, Foyle. .....
» 2/12/2013 4:56:00 PM Seeing that you phrased your request so very politely, sonofgloin, I will happily respond .....
» 2/12/2013 4:13:28 PM Foyle, I think you might want to re-examine the article you linked us to. >>A good .....
» 1/12/2013 11:30:10 AM As usual, discussion has degenerated into a totally unedifying mudfight between political .....
» 29/11/2013 10:02:54 AM Why are there no sources cited for the key point in this article? "Unbiased observe.....
» 27/11/2013 10:12:52 AM Having thought about it for a few days, my opinion is that the Governor General oversteppe.....
» 27/11/2013 9:52:59 AM Ignoring for a moment the sniping of the women-haters, Warwick Marsh, (what are they afrai.....
» 26/11/2013 2:30:54 PM I appreciate the offer, Martin Warwick... >>I admit its flaws but it is more than w.....
» 26/11/2013 8:48:42 AM I don't share your optimism that a survey conducted by an advertising industry has any val.....
» 25/11/2013 4:58:53 PM Wow, thanks spindoc. Your little rant validated my post perfectly. It's not often that m.....
» 25/11/2013 12:33:48 PM Standing ovation. Neatly summed up, Ms Colley. "The times have changed but while yo.....
» 25/11/2013 12:11:19 PM Just to clarify, the reference I made to SIFs earlier on was to Single Issue Fanatics - th.....
» 25/11/2013 11:05:08 AM "[Becoming] confident and competent internet users" is a human right? What a lo.....
» 25/11/2013 10:44:34 AM Food for thought, Mr Sellick. I'm not sure I necessarily agree with some of your conclusio.....
» 23/11/2013 4:42:36 PM I'm puzzled by the economics behind these statistics. If property prices are going up, it.....
» 19/11/2013 6:33:35 PM Interesting scenario, chrisgaff1000 >>A state where the full force of the law comes.....
» 19/11/2013 12:47:15 PM I understand that you might be somewhat aggrieved at the tone of their observations, Dan S.....
» 17/11/2013 6:10:55 PM Are we talking about the same thing, Dan S de Merengue? >>Broadly, the issue divide.....
» 15/11/2013 3:00:49 PM Think about it a little less emotionally, Mr Tatz, and a tad more pragmatically. "Th.....
» 15/11/2013 2:53:22 PM What, Dan S de Merengue. On everything? >>Pericles, The debate was never about numb.....
» 13/11/2013 12:04:43 PM That's not necessarily the worst way, WmTrevor. >>Not all migrants were so fortunat.....
» 13/11/2013 7:44:58 AM Dammit, I must have missed out, KarlX. >>But if Pericles does decide to return to m.....
» 12/11/2013 10:11:46 PM Scary statistic, Dan S de Merengue. >>Polls in the US show that creation is a popu.....
» 12/11/2013 5:07:30 PM In my view, Clive Palmer is the perfect ambassador for modern Australia. Self-centred. Ji.....
» 12/11/2013 10:05:03 AM I'd be interested to know where you get your "facts" from, individual. >>.....
» 11/11/2013 3:52:22 PM Have another think about it, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, You ask, 'In what way i.....
» 11/11/2013 12:50:47 PM I am constantly in awe of the folk on this forum who have mastered the art of meaningless .....
» 11/11/2013 10:57:59 AM I think you may have answered your own question, Dan S de Merengue. >>Creationism a.....
» 11/11/2013 10:34:30 AM Well you see, Divergence, that's exactly where our logic... diverges. >>If Pericles.....
» 10/11/2013 1:32:54 PM You should know by now, Rhosty, that correlation does not imply causation. >>And al.....
» 8/11/2013 10:24:27 PM Thanks for your incisive interjections, popnperish and SPQR. >>Divergence backs up .....
» 8/11/2013 9:00:13 AM Fear not, Mr Collits. By choosing to focus on the United States for evidence of diminishi.....
» 8/11/2013 8:33:10 AM That's an assertion, Divergence, not evidence. >>Conditions are better for a lot of.....
» 7/11/2013 1:52:41 PM Predictable, Ludwig. >>Can’t you just appreciate Everald’s good intentions in putti.....
» 6/11/2013 12:56:48 PM Yet another dog-in-the-manger, I'm-all-right-Jack review of how the world is going to hell.....
» 5/11/2013 6:29:00 PM Articles like this one puzzle me greatly. To begin with, comparing the transport systems .....
» 5/11/2013 5:35:10 AM Maybe so, Dan S de Merengue. >>...its meaning would have been perfectly clear and o.....
» 4/11/2013 4:30:01 PM To you, Dan S de Merengue, maybe. >>But the Bible speaks plainly, even to modern re.....
» 4/11/2013 8:58:40 AM Good to see you back in action, Dan S de Merengue. Are you back from Cameroon? Just wante.....
» 2/11/2013 12:23:29 AM That's simply perverse, Ludwig. >>So, good on the ACT for doing what they’ve done.&.....
» 1/11/2013 3:38:21 PM Talking of Diana conspiracy theories, Foxy, here's a really good one. http://www.dianamys.....
» 1/11/2013 3:10:36 PM According to an article in yesterday's Crikey, Ludwig, that is in fact the more difficult .....
» 30/10/2013 9:59:54 PM Good to see you're having fun, Ludwig. Here's one that is right on topic... http://www.y.....
» 30/10/2013 2:48:59 PM Seriously, why should anyone be concerned when a politician breaks (what is laughably term.....
» 30/10/2013 2:38:50 PM I have to disagree, Poirot. >>Once again a timely reminder of the pointless proposi.....
» 30/10/2013 9:08:04 AM Nothing wrong with that, Ludwig. >>However, I’m sure it will make you chuckle to kn.....
» 30/10/2013 8:37:33 AM Ludwig, with respect... >>In short; we certainly can’t conclude that this catastrop.....
» 29/10/2013 9:41:33 AM Interesting observation, Yuyutsu. >>You are old, they are young: what else is there.....
» 28/10/2013 4:45:29 PM Ludwig, why don't you come out with the rest of it, while you are on the subject. You don.....
» 28/10/2013 4:35:51 PM I guess it had to happen eventually, Mr Sellick. >>The conversation was about why I.....
» 28/10/2013 9:01:50 AM Leaving aside the possibility/probability/likelihood/unlikelihood that the fires have been.....
» 27/10/2013 12:12:35 PM I have nothing particular to say about Adelaide itself, except that it is not the sort of .....
» 25/10/2013 10:47:12 AM Just a quick word of advice, Is Mise. >>I refer of course to the Bible as the writi.....
» 24/10/2013 5:24:14 PM Stop the Press! Hold the Front Page! >>(he must have been lying earlier in the yea.....
» 24/10/2013 8:41:09 AM For myself, Belly, this is nothing to do with Labor, Liberal or any other political angle......
» 24/10/2013 6:53:39 AM Is this the Bob Carr we are talking about? http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/politic.....
» 23/10/2013 4:20:21 PM Ahem. That should read "industry". Rats......
» 23/10/2013 4:17:44 PM That makes government ownership an even worse deal for policyholders, Grim. >>...no.....
» 23/10/2013 4:02:47 PM If we armed Australian civilians "for self-protection", I'm pretty sure we'd all.....
» 23/10/2013 5:53:32 AM Nothing new then, Arjay. >>Pericles in my view backs the oppressors on this planet,.....
» 22/10/2013 11:36:28 PM I most certainly have, Vickie. >>About my motives Perciles – it seems you have made.....
» 22/10/2013 6:46:51 PM Vickie, unlike you I don't have an agenda here. Except that I dislike the blatant misuse o.....
» 22/10/2013 12:05:40 PM Bazz, "bail-in" is simply the opposite of "bail-out". If you believe.....
» 22/10/2013 6:41:19 AM That's exactly my point, Saltpetre >>Pericles, Would they not, or some at least, co.....
» 21/10/2013 9:19:51 PM That's exactly why I provided the full document, Vickie. So people can make up their own m.....
» 21/10/2013 5:32:34 PM Hmmmmm, that might make it really difficult, Hasbeen. >>Today almost everyones pay .....
» 21/10/2013 5:24:57 PM Once again you are tap-dancing, Vickie. >>I don't mention the IRA Pericles because .....
» 21/10/2013 12:56:14 PM Oh, Vickie. >>It is noted in the 2011 Australian Government AIC report 'Money laund.....
» 21/10/2013 9:33:44 AM That is certainly worth bearing in mind, Philip S. >>Also the fact is as soon as yo.....
» 21/10/2013 9:13:33 AM Sadly, that is a very fair summary of Vickie's position, grateful. >>You are so ser.....
» 20/10/2013 5:42:20 PM Perhaps, Saltpetre. >>"There is no morality inherent in the ownership of land&.....
» 18/10/2013 7:05:10 PM I did not mean to offend, Suseonline. >>Ok Pericles, if myself and the other many t.....
» 18/10/2013 12:28:37 AM Actually, that's quite funny, Suseonline. >>If it is sold, I will immediately get o.....
» 15/10/2013 4:53:08 PM You miss the point with unfailing consistency, Vickie. >>Perciles - we are talking .....
» 15/10/2013 9:18:14 AM Goodbye, Houellebecq. I, for one, will sorely miss your delightful smugness. It is an ins.....
» 15/10/2013 9:03:24 AM Ho hum. Another Pilger sloganfest. Well, the poor chap is getting old, after all. As are .....
» 15/10/2013 8:44:31 AM Fascinating argument, Vickie. >>If it wasn't accepted 300AD why should it be now?&l.....
» 14/10/2013 9:26:00 AM The most puzzling aspect of Labor's insistence on ignoring its membership in this leadersh.....
» 14/10/2013 9:12:49 AM All this ultra-partisan mud-slinging (your lot's more corrupt than my lot, so there nyah n.....
» 13/10/2013 5:15:35 PM That's just the ultimate in lazy thinking, individual. >>The best form of Governmen.....
» 11/10/2013 4:31:44 PM I'm not sure where you pulled this from, Luciferase, although I do have a suspicion. >.....
» 11/10/2013 9:21:20 AM It is that assumption of yours that confirms my decision to leave this particular sandpit,.....
» 11/10/2013 9:13:18 AM All I can say is that if any employee of mine put in an expense claim on grounds as flimsy.....
» 11/10/2013 9:02:27 AM It is becoming increasingly difficult to discern what the Labor Party stands for any longe.....
» 11/10/2013 8:02:45 AM I'm sorry too, Vickie, that I haven't been able to make even the slightest dent in your pr.....
» 10/10/2013 6:04:57 PM I give up, Ludwig. The difference seems so obvious to me, but is invisible to you. Simply.....
» 10/10/2013 5:57:27 PM But that is exactly what you have been unable to show, Vickie. >>The idea that 'sha.....
» 10/10/2013 3:04:59 PM That's just perverse, Ludwig. >>But if the fellow who ran over the li’’tle ol’ lady.....
» 10/10/2013 2:58:55 PM Wouldn't dream of it, Vickie. >>I wouldn't discount Ali's comments Pericles<<.....
» 9/10/2013 4:43:07 PM That would explain it, Vickie. >>Happy to give you that source Pericles: The well k.....
» 9/10/2013 8:52:08 AM That's a bit confusing, Ludwig. >>It is not just violation of the law, or the moral.....
» 8/10/2013 10:07:38 PM Vickie, perhaps you might do me the favour of identifying the source of this statement of .....
» 8/10/2013 6:27:23 PM You may well have convinced yourself of this, Philip S, but you'd be wrong. >>Peric.....
» 8/10/2013 6:01:49 PM I'm not sure I actually agreed that, Vickie... >>Perciles - we agree on something.......
» 8/10/2013 5:45:30 PM I'm beginning to suspect that you deliberately misunderstand, Ludwig, simply in order to h.....
» 8/10/2013 12:35:23 PM Apologies for the misattribution, SPQR. >>Woohooo Pericles I think Philips actually.....
» 8/10/2013 12:29:28 PM Which economic dreamland did you get this from, Luciferase? >>The resources in the.....
» 8/10/2013 11:49:42 AM Well, quite, SPQR. >>Just check budget paper and ministerial briefings etc<< .....
» 8/10/2013 11:33:56 AM The last few posts show quite clearly that religious beliefs provide absolutely no consist.....
» 7/10/2013 5:29:41 PM Very touchy today, aren't we Philip S. >>THAT can be converted to "the truth -.....
» 7/10/2013 1:57:46 PM Surely - even in the eyes of the diehard Fortress Australian - there should be a big diffe.....
» 7/10/2013 1:40:03 PM Well of course you do, Ludwig. It's your own personal moral imperative. >>Pericles .....
» 7/10/2013 9:16:00 AM Vickie, with the greatest respect, you should broaden your horizons a little. >>Je.....
» 7/10/2013 8:28:36 AM That's as may be, Yuyutsu. >>The panel is open!<< But the question you pose .....
» 6/10/2013 5:18:18 PM That's a bit of a stretch, Saltpetre. >>My take on this article is not that it is a.....
» 5/10/2013 3:23:23 PM Maybe I'm missing something here - it certainly wouldn't be the first time - but could som.....
» 4/10/2013 9:10:42 PM You need to check your history a little, one under god. >>GHANDI too..WOULD RESIST......
» 4/10/2013 1:45:19 PM Glad we cleared that up, Vickie. >>In support of my quote from the Herald Sun earli.....
» 4/10/2013 8:51:19 AM Good point, WmTrevor. >>Given that Bristols is a rhyming slang term... does that ma.....
» 3/10/2013 3:57:56 PM Not entirely incorrect, Yuyutsu, but not particularly correct either. >>It is my un.....
» 3/10/2013 12:08:53 PM No need to go to the trouble of inventing a new country, Yuyutsu. >>As for the dole.....
» 2/10/2013 4:20:27 PM Observations like this still annoy me. >>It could try quantitative easing, and quit.....
» 2/10/2013 11:46:39 AM My grandma had sayings like that too, WmTrevor. >>Well that's nice isn't it, as my .....
» 30/09/2013 5:17:51 PM As Hanns Johst memorably (nearly) said, when I hear the words Human Rights, I release the .....
» 30/09/2013 10:30:55 AM These TEPCO guys have balls, that's for sure. "The operator of the Fukushima nuclear.....
» 30/09/2013 10:20:22 AM There's no need to go through all that, JayB. >>I tried to cancel a Credit Card wit.....
» 30/09/2013 10:03:02 AM Nope, Hasbeen. >>Are you by chance a banker Pericles? You sound like on.<< J.....
» 30/09/2013 7:26:20 AM Thanks for the additional information, Jonathan J. Ariel. Your Fair Trading case looks a .....
» 28/09/2013 7:11:50 PM Not really, Fester. >>The agreement specified a card number and expiry date<<.....
» 28/09/2013 6:55:10 PM Hi Jonathan J. Ariel Curiouser and curiouser >>As he was referred to me by Sydney .....
» 28/09/2013 3:03:33 PM This is becoming a little surreal, Fester. >>Surely I could still make purchases wi.....
» 28/09/2013 11:40:31 AM Still confused, I see, Fester. >>When I get sent a new card, the account number is .....
» 28/09/2013 8:26:45 AM My apologies, I am obviously being too obscure, Fester. >>why should someone be abl.....
» 28/09/2013 6:50:09 AM I see your confusion, Fester. >>Just to clarify, the recurring payment authority I .....
» 27/09/2013 6:12:54 PM That's very strange, indeed, Fester. I can only assume, not knowing the details, that you.....
» 27/09/2013 1:41:42 PM Perhaps I am missing something here, Jonathan J. Ariel, but your major concern seems to be.....
» 26/09/2013 7:59:36 AM Well, that's cleared the air a little. Thank you SPQR. >>A few questions for you: W.....
» 25/09/2013 2:26:55 PM You appear to have great difficulty understanding the simplest concepts, Vickie. How on ea.....
» 24/09/2013 10:55:03 PM I have tried to explain it using terms you might understand, Vickie, but I clearly have fa.....
» 24/09/2013 5:00:41 PM Once again, Vickie, you are confusing the rules with the implementation. >>No I wou.....
» 24/09/2013 9:52:02 AM You are surely kidding, Suseonline? >>But don't worry, soon this thread will be ove.....
» 24/09/2013 7:22:31 AM You still seem to confuse principles with implementation, Vickie. >>...a sharia adv.....
» 23/09/2013 6:51:53 PM Great, Vickie, that looks like one more thing we can agree upon. >>Shortfall of eth.....
» 23/09/2013 5:17:12 PM By the way, SPQR, we are talking about sharia law here, not the ongoing battles between Sh.....
» 23/09/2013 4:36:47 PM This seems to be going around in circles a little,so maybe I can summarize a little. We a.....
» 22/09/2013 6:27:29 PM At least we now are completely clear, Vickie, that this discussion is not about sharia fin.....
» 22/09/2013 11:59:31 AM Post-rationalization, of the weakest kind, Vickie. >>The Cisse example was just an .....
» 21/09/2013 5:59:44 PM Interesting new twist, Vickie. >>...at the time of writing the article, Cisse had n.....
» 21/09/2013 2:01:22 PM The simple fact is that increasing the rate of GST would be the most obvious and painless .....
» 21/09/2013 1:42:29 PM A nice piece of obfuscation, SPQR. You haven't lost the knack, that's for sure. The whole.....
» 20/09/2013 6:28:28 PM Pretty much everyone knew, Belly. >>Who knew before Howes interview Carr was to go&.....
» 20/09/2013 12:20:52 PM No you are not, Vickie. >>I'm talking about the ethics of sharia law that openly di.....
» 20/09/2013 10:50:30 AM Red herring, Edward Carson. Even if by chance you might be being facetious... >>Wha.....
» 20/09/2013 10:45:24 AM Gee, Vickie. We are so lucky to have a banking system that is free of the charges that you.....
» 19/09/2013 5:45:53 PM That Bob Carr. He's a caution, isn't he. This says it all. "Carr secured election t.....
» 19/09/2013 3:10:02 PM Mr Lillington is looking at a very narrow subset of the issues, which enables him to mount.....
» 17/09/2013 10:36:56 PM So, the Cabinet was chosen for its talent, eh. Two words. Barnaby Joyce. We're doomed......
» 16/09/2013 5:47:57 PM To which, askari, the obvious response is: "A large amount of time is devoted to wea.....
» 16/09/2013 7:20:39 AM That's the one, WmTrevor. >>... is economics a system (like weather) subject to the.....
» 15/09/2013 6:45:36 PM Right on. Those crazy economists, eh. It's like saying if the weather forecasters can't h.....
» 14/09/2013 7:26:13 AM Good thinking, Hasbeen. >>Anyone who achieves that level should be worthy of contin.....
» 13/09/2013 12:50:24 PM Poor comparison, omarb. >>Those that believe that the one of the largest U.S think .....
» 12/09/2013 6:36:17 PM This is starting to get quite interesting. >>...it absolutely clear that the blue p.....
» 12/09/2013 3:52:18 PM Phooey, omarb. >>The brookings institute has clearly described the process (in the .....
» 12/09/2013 11:13:09 AM It isn't knowledge you are tapping into here, Jayb, just opinions. >>I'm gonna keep.....
» 12/09/2013 10:01:26 AM Given recent developments, is this going ahead Arjay? "This Thursday from 6:00- 8:00.....
» 12/09/2013 9:59:11 AM No he didn't, one under god. >>john Kerry admits WTC7 brought down by controlled de.....
» 12/09/2013 9:50:57 AM Such arrogance. "The filiation of the ideal and the real results in theological lang.....
» 12/09/2013 6:47:13 AM I don't buy it, omarb. >>Those that have had difficulty in understanding what the a.....
» 11/09/2013 1:58:53 PM It occurs to me that before we settle upon a voting procedure, we should first determine t.....
» 11/09/2013 1:46:36 PM Just the tiniest of flies in this ointment of yours, Ludwig. The man himself has stated: .....
» 11/09/2013 10:51:04 AM It isn't that often that I agree with Ms Pringle. On this occasion, I do so most heartily......
» 11/09/2013 10:29:37 AM That's cute. >>Under one god, Would you desist in publishing this weirded commentar.....
» 11/09/2013 10:25:28 AM Neatly put, Grim. >>I am reminded of Orwell's 1984; superpowers at perpetual war ag.....
» 10/09/2013 10:53:16 PM Here you go Arjay "My thoughts on the carbon tax is that there still needs to be a c.....
» 10/09/2013 11:51:49 AM I think this is a case of "times change", WmTrevor. >>The system seems to.....
» 10/09/2013 9:27:50 AM Maybe it's just me. But what exactly is the author saying here? "Let us ask a few qu.....
» 10/09/2013 6:43:32 AM If Ms Lambie, with less than seven percent of the primary vote, can be elected to the Sena.....
» 9/09/2013 12:59:30 PM I'm not sure how to break this to you, Arjay, but your posts are becoming very predictable.....
» 7/09/2013 5:21:49 PM Hang on a moment, Alan Austin You cannot simultaneously take issue with my observation on.....
» 6/09/2013 6:00:23 PM Absolutely agree, Alan Austin. >>Depends where we look, Pericles.<< You chos.....
» 6/09/2013 3:03:31 PM On the contrary, onthebeach. >>You are disappointed that CUB management didn't take.....
» 6/09/2013 2:57:00 PM Dang it WmTrevor, you're so right. >>It couldn't have been pardon for Sorry, place .....
» 6/09/2013 11:02:38 AM How convenient. "So trying to divide their work into the charitable and the religiou.....
» 6/09/2013 9:18:18 AM There is a fundamental fallacy attached to this article, courtesy of its subheading: &quo.....
» 6/09/2013 8:53:19 AM An appropriately nonsensical response, onthebeach. >>Pericles, I am saying that CUB.....
» 5/09/2013 1:44:14 PM It would appear that we are only discussing motivation here, onthebeach. >>In this .....
» 5/09/2013 1:38:36 AM That's some imagination you have there, onthebeach. >>Carlton United Breweries and .....
» 4/09/2013 10:34:10 AM Fair point. >>...our polys should not 'turn a blind eye' to cultural practices that.....
» 4/09/2013 10:09:51 AM Respect, chrisgaff1000......
» 3/09/2013 11:36:28 PM More bluster, sonofgloin. >>As if the brewery had any other option Pericles, to sta.....
» 3/09/2013 6:03:07 PM Surely, you have this entirely back-to-front, sonofgloin. >>...the point is he will.....
» 3/09/2013 4:32:09 PM That's very charitable of you, one under god. >>i only just noticed the thread..how.....
» 3/09/2013 10:36:06 AM Please feel free to join a Forum that only includes people who share your views, chrisgaff.....
» 2/09/2013 7:29:36 PM Only if you screw your eyes up and squint really, really hard, BAYGON... >>Some hav.....
» 2/09/2013 10:15:27 AM Missing from the sniggering triumphalism of the anti-US brigade is any coherent suggestion.....
» 13/07/2013 12:03:23 AM That was a sly little dig, George, and quite unnecessary. >>...a mostly atheist, ev.....
» 9/07/2013 1:26:10 AM I guess my immediate thoughts would be, oneundergod, if God put these bacteria in the Anta.....
» 2/07/2013 4:38:47 PM I may be missing something here. It wouldn't be the first time, after all. But Matt Large .....
» 2/07/2013 2:03:14 PM The question that remains, of course, is what action can we take to mitigate the inevitabl.....
» 2/07/2013 2:03:04 PM I'm in complete agreement with you on this, Antiseptic. >>The problem we face in Au.....
» 1/07/2013 6:15:32 PM Hilarious. >>No point casting pearls before swine, old dear<< It's been grea.....
» 1/07/2013 5:26:26 PM In all seriousness, that won't work, spindoc. >>Arjay, if it worries you buy an App.....
» 1/07/2013 4:26:51 PM That's such a shame, Antiseptic. >>Frankly, I'm disappointed. I thought you had mor.....
» 1/07/2013 10:31:13 AM We are still missing a crucial part of your argument, Antiseptic. >>This is an iden.....
» 30/06/2013 1:21:31 PM If it helps, Arjay and Philip S, here's a reminder of the challenge these people face. ht.....
» 30/06/2013 1:10:23 PM It surprises me a little that it has taken you so long to "uncover" this one Arj.....
» 29/06/2013 10:13:40 PM It is very obvious, Antiseptic, that you are unable to join in the main discussion here, a.....
» 29/06/2013 3:24:10 PM Hmmmm. It seems that our little discussion has finally tipped you over the edge, Antisepti.....
» 28/06/2013 12:25:33 PM My goodness, Antiseptic. You must be an absolute hoot at dinner parties once the discussio.....
» 27/06/2013 9:54:33 AM All very entertaining, Antiseptic. But irrelevant. >>For example, you say that &quo.....
» 26/06/2013 4:26:15 PM Thanks for your contribution to the discussion, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, perhaps you.....
» 25/06/2013 2:31:50 PM Not exactly, Poirot. >>I get that you're saying that it's all a "process".....
» 25/06/2013 1:14:57 PM It is for moments of illumination such as this, that we need a "lawyer and human righ.....
» 25/06/2013 8:56:56 AM There is a process at work here, and it (roughly) goes like this. We buy stuff. We look f.....
» 21/06/2013 10:22:26 AM But basically it's wasted breath, Jennifer. >>Good to see someone bringing up some .....
» 18/06/2013 4:03:24 PM Oh dear. How sad. Another consultant-in-the-making, repeating what other consultants have.....
» 12/06/2013 11:07:46 AM Highly illuminating examples, sonofgloin. >>Billiton bought BHP at a 49 cent midpoi.....
» 12/06/2013 10:49:38 AM You're probably right, Banjo Paterson. >>And to cap it all off, I have the impressi.....
» 11/06/2013 8:05:33 PM That sums it up pretty nicely, Yuyutsu. >>Not at all. It WAS important to me to ans.....
» 11/06/2013 1:27:01 PM Not in my universe it doesn't, Yuyutsu. >>The above explains why in order to know G.....
» 11/06/2013 9:32:58 AM Surely you are getting tired of grinding that same old organ, Arjay, with the same old mon.....
» 10/06/2013 6:21:26 PM For clarity's sake, Yuyutsu (although I suspect clarity is not your objective here...) &g.....
» 10/06/2013 5:58:10 PM That's just chickening out, sonofgloin... >>P, if you have to ask “who” I am eludin.....
» 9/06/2013 6:54:29 PM Bilderberg-paranoia is in a class of its own. It seems to be the paramount focus of the n.....
» 8/06/2013 11:33:31 AM I think you may have missed the point a little, Arjay. >>SM, no other western media.....
» 8/06/2013 8:06:10 AM Ahem. I think Ansett came into the equation somewhere along the line, praxidice. >>.....
» 7/06/2013 3:14:49 PM This smacks of special pleading along the lines of the "don't club the poor baby seal.....
» 3/06/2013 6:07:22 PM Yep, as I thought. Still no links. What a surprise......
» 3/06/2013 3:32:40 PM Just as I thought, SPQR. Not one single link to sites "which spout nothing but: 'asy.....
» 3/06/2013 7:12:22 AM Staggering, really. Still you don't get it, Philip S. >>While you are at it provide.....
» 2/06/2013 11:30:00 PM Surely you jest, SPQR. >>There are scores & scores & scores of “asylum” scammer sym.....
» 2/06/2013 3:45:55 PM Thanks for jumping in, SPQR. Trying to get a point across to Philip S is like talking to a.....
» 2/06/2013 11:13:23 AM And still you are in denial, Philip S. >>Pericles - So what you are telling people .....
» 1/06/2013 11:41:10 PM Amazing, Philip S. >>IT also has to be noted you are still unable to dispute the fa.....
» 1/06/2013 3:45:41 PM It is a struggle, getting one simple concept into your skull, Philip S. But I guess someon.....
» 1/06/2013 12:40:55 AM Stop blustering Philip S. You know exactly what I mean. >>The conclusion is the Gov.....
» 31/05/2013 4:27:36 PM "The only conclusion", Philip S? Bull. >>The only conclusion I drew fro.....
» 31/05/2013 1:39:29 PM Sarcasm, Philip S? >>Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit.<< Don't think for on.....
» 31/05/2013 10:53:47 AM I somehow doubt that, Philip S. >>I am pleasantly surprised none of the usual do go.....
» 31/05/2013 10:43:16 AM I am a little surprised that you still don't get it, Jardine K Jardine, and more than a li.....
» 30/05/2013 5:44:32 PM Nice to see you back on the boards, Dan S de Merengue. I hope life is treating you well in.....
» 30/05/2013 9:28:17 AM This is I think at the heart of your confusion: >>And legal tender laws make one pa.....
» 30/05/2013 9:27:45 AM It is a bit of a one-sided discussion though, isn't it Jardine K Jardine. >>So in a.....
» 29/05/2013 9:52:01 AM And I'm not at all sure about the "of course" here, Jardine K Jardine. >>.....
» 29/05/2013 9:40:14 AM You leave more questions than answers, Jardine K. Jardine. We need a common understanding.....
» 28/05/2013 2:13:43 PM Interesting question, Rainier. >>@ Pericles, You obviously enjoy writing criticism,.....
» 28/05/2013 12:46:59 PM Only a couple of problems with that suggestion, Arjay. >>...if we pressured the RBA.....
» 28/05/2013 12:08:05 PM Perhaps a little more clarity is needed in your questions, Jardine K. Jardine. >>I'.....
» 27/05/2013 5:36:32 PM Just another piece of deeply cynical tele-fiction. A bit of Hollywood dross, put together.....
» 27/05/2013 9:41:34 AM That's an interesting thought, individual. Can you back it up with some simple calculation.....
» 27/05/2013 9:13:56 AM Way to go, Jardine K Jardine. Let's twist again. >>Either you deny that there is an.....
» 25/05/2013 6:56:27 PM Oops, crossed addressee: that was for you, Jardine K. Jardine.....
» 25/05/2013 6:54:36 PM Nice try, individual. >>No-one agrees with your theory that cream puffs, and dildos.....
» 24/05/2013 5:43:12 PM Intriguing concept, individual. >>Pericles, The depreciating of assets & subsequent.....
» 24/05/2013 4:10:13 PM Nope, sorry, Jardine K Jardine. Won't wash. >>You're projecting onto me your own pr.....
» 24/05/2013 7:33:11 AM Wow, individual, that's a new one. >>Yes I know this is how it goes but it's not a .....
» 24/05/2013 12:43:52 AM That's just silly, Jardine K Jardine. >>There’s no point discussing it any further .....
» 23/05/2013 5:34:59 PM I am sure you are making some very important points here, Jardine K. Jardine. Unfortunatel.....
» 23/05/2013 4:53:22 PM We seem to be talking at cross purposes here, individual. >>Either way you're obtai.....
» 22/05/2013 10:06:54 AM That's an interesting distinction, individual. >>Pericles, You make it sound like t.....
» 22/05/2013 9:07:24 AM An interesting new front is opened with this very personal message to MPs. You can almost.....
» 21/05/2013 8:05:45 PM This doesn't actually support your argument, Jardine K. Jardine. >>Pericles is only.....
» 21/05/2013 7:50:56 PM That's tragic, Arjay. >>BTW Pericles that sight http://barnabyisright.com/ is not e.....
» 21/05/2013 11:43:52 AM That's like what, individual? >>Pericles, That is like saying "don't do as we .....
» 21/05/2013 11:19:59 AM That's a little sad, Ludwig. >>Aaaaaaaaaah haaaaaaaaaaaa hahahahahaaaaaaaaaaaaaaeee.....
» 21/05/2013 11:06:58 AM That is a problem that that is only peripherally associated with banknotes, WmTrevor. >.....
» 21/05/2013 10:45:32 AM You only selected one of the alternatives, Jardine K. Jardine. And even that does not tell.....
» 20/05/2013 1:52:34 PM That is an odd request, Ludwig. >>So Pericles, now that you have the answers to you.....
» 20/05/2013 1:27:24 PM I think you will find that the Currency Act is the relevant legislation, Jardine K. Jardin.....
» 19/05/2013 7:18:00 PM One solution, I humbly suggest, would be to question your sources more rigorously, and not.....
» 19/05/2013 3:45:27 PM I think you may be missing a vital point here, Jardine K. Jardine. >>However the qu.....
» 19/05/2013 11:41:52 AM Very... schoolyard, Ludwig. >>Heeeheheheee! Very entertaining!<< Unfortunate.....
» 18/05/2013 1:17:41 PM More empty bluster, Ludwig? >>You and Pericles make a good pair with your extremist.....
» 18/05/2013 12:58:01 PM There's nothing stopping you doing exactly that, Arjay. >>JKJ,why cannot you as an .....
» 17/05/2013 10:29:54 PM There you go again, Ludwig, claiming it is "OBVIOUS", yet declining to provide a.....
» 15/05/2013 12:18:16 PM What a cast list. "Former US president Bill Clinton, former UK prime minister Tony B.....
» 15/05/2013 8:49:23 AM Thanks Arjay. >>Well Pericles address the reality of imputs interms of loans from p.....
» 14/05/2013 7:11:01 PM As usual, Ludwig, you have the whole thing arse-about-face. >>For example; what bus.....
» 14/05/2013 6:33:15 PM I can certainly understand that, imajulianutter. >>Pericles I've never seen truth a.....
» 14/05/2013 2:04:44 PM You are full of it, aren't you Arjay. >>Currently in OZ we have 3% growth + 3% infl.....
» 13/05/2013 5:55:34 PM That's odd, imajulianutter. You reminded me that I had previously observed that: 'Reason.....
» 13/05/2013 4:22:25 PM That's not much help, Foyle. >>A few weeks back New Economic Perspectives posted th.....
» 13/05/2013 11:22:40 AM Yup. There's the problem. Right there. >>Well Pericles if it is not obvious to you .....
» 13/05/2013 10:17:18 AM This can hardly qualify as elucidation, imajulianutter. >>It as not religion but as.....
» 11/05/2013 3:34:58 PM Don't be so churlish, David G. >>These two gentlemen, should they disappear from OL.....
» 11/05/2013 1:24:15 PM So you say, Ludwig. >>For goodness sake, governments do indeed, and very strongly s.....
» 9/05/2013 5:31:05 PM I totally agree, Divergence. >>You are being disingenuous, Pericles. The government.....
» 9/05/2013 5:14:38 PM That's a very strange question, Divergence. >>Pericles, It seems pretty obvious tha.....
» 9/05/2013 11:01:28 AM Is it my imagination, Ludwig, or are you starting to feel a little... shall we say, trappe.....
» 9/05/2013 10:35:16 AM Oh dear, Mr Selleck. "...the European Enlightenment. This movement, its arrogance ob.....
» 9/05/2013 10:17:20 AM Just lashing out, Bazz? >>You cannot be that dopey, so I just presume you are troll.....
» 8/05/2013 5:44:19 PM This still misses the mark, Bazz. >>Don't be so difficult Pericles. Whatever decrea.....
» 8/05/2013 10:22:46 AM But wait, there's more. On the subject of >>All you can do is play with words and .....
» 8/05/2013 10:13:46 AM Try not to misinterpret me, Divergence. >>Pericles, Your rosy picture of uniformly .....
» 7/05/2013 6:02:29 PM I rather like the summary of the "sport", provided today by Crikey's Canberra co.....
» 7/05/2013 5:38:14 PM This is getting more than a little bizarre, Bazz. >>Pericles, Ummm, there are figur.....
» 7/05/2013 1:33:04 PM They are indeed an interesting bunch, Cheryl. >>The real issue is the underlying po.....
» 7/05/2013 11:20:29 AM Apologies, Bazz, I was obviously not being clear. >>Pericles, I am not sure of the .....
» 6/05/2013 11:17:02 PM Fascinating, the labels some people use. >>It was Utilitarian thinking that energis.....
» 6/05/2013 8:25:30 PM That is exactly my point, Bazz. >>I have not seen a breakdown on the oil for food, .....
» 6/05/2013 5:33:39 PM Your logic escapes me once again, Ludwig. What inferential process allows you to conclude.....
» 6/05/2013 5:13:46 PM Some interesting numbers there, Bazz. So interesting, I'm not even going to bother to chec.....
» 6/05/2013 11:04:16 AM So, still no examples, Ludwig? >>It can hardly be more obvious that to push more an.....
» 6/05/2013 10:30:17 AM Petty, Constance. >>Pericles, But you never did respond to that post, did you? Were.....
» 5/05/2013 8:54:37 AM Crackcup, I think you'll find there's an easier explanation. >>Obviously, all or mo.....
» 5/05/2013 8:36:04 AM That is precisely where we disagree, Ludwig. >>The essential difference here is tha.....
» 4/05/2013 6:31:15 PM Nearly there, Ludwig. On this one sub-topic, at least. >>When big businesses stop g.....
» 4/05/2013 4:53:14 PM Oh dear, Constance. Have I said something to upset you? >>Gobbledygook. Your admira.....
» 3/05/2013 5:21:30 PM Your other reference is equally self-serving, Martin Ibn Warriq. "Russell Kirk wrote.....
» 3/05/2013 5:08:22 PM That's a tad presumptuous, Martin Ibn Warriq. >>I think you'll find secularists lik.....
» 3/05/2013 1:27:25 PM It is difficult to argue with the statistics. Studies have consistently shown that the &qu.....
» 3/05/2013 9:56:44 AM What we can blame the press for, however, is their abject failure to provide education on .....
» 3/05/2013 9:19:06 AM And I think we may be making just a modicum of progress, Ludwig. I am noticing some stray .....
» 3/05/2013 9:02:14 AM As I have mentioned before on numerous occasions, Ludwig, your view of business is fundame.....
» 1/05/2013 5:09:28 PM It has been a unique experience, watching a government lurch from one stuff-up to the next.....
» 1/05/2013 3:42:41 PM And while we are sniping, Ludwig, what about this little gem? >>Peri, open ye eyes .....
» 1/05/2013 3:15:26 PM What's this, Ludwig? Paranoia...? >>And what about this assertion that I am on a go.....
» 1/05/2013 2:55:35 PM Not exactly, Constance. >>Hitler did say, "The bigger the lie…the more people .....
» 30/04/2013 3:04:19 PM Yep. If it weren't for these blow-ins, we'd be a peaceful, upright nation. Right, brother.....
» 30/04/2013 2:42:51 PM You have provided an interesting example of what I call "no-context" example, Di.....
» 30/04/2013 10:21:14 AM Yet another pointless academic piece about "our identity". We are, and always h.....
» 30/04/2013 10:00:07 AM A familiar tactic of yours, Ludwig... >>Please allow me to step past your copious q.....
» 29/04/2013 2:57:01 PM Just saying so, Ludwig, don't make it so. >>Pericles, that’s a load of old cods!<.....
» 28/04/2013 11:46:06 PM Don't get in such a lather, pet. >>Pericles, False contradictions aren't arguments .....
» 28/04/2013 7:42:05 PM Exactly, Suseonline. >>Arjay, I would imagine that if Obama had committed any 'crim.....
» 28/04/2013 7:33:06 PM And there was I, thinking that it couldn't possibly get any more ridiculous, Jay of Melbou.....
» 27/04/2013 2:10:15 PM You forget the essentially symbiotic relationship involved, Ludwig. >>In fact, it i.....
» 27/04/2013 1:53:47 PM Yea, verily, sonofgloin. >>Nah…you oracles who discount Arjay are simple souls, spo.....
» 27/04/2013 11:20:29 AM Even funnier, Jay of Melbourne. You're clearly on a roll here. >>"Gay" ma.....
» 26/04/2013 9:10:38 AM Oh no, not that again. >>Congressman Walter Jones started impeachment proceedings a.....
» 26/04/2013 8:52:28 AM Actually, Shadow Minister... >>But, I guess that you are so desperate for even the .....
» 26/04/2013 8:45:12 AM That's hilarious, Jay of Melbourne. >>Time magazine had Adolf Hitler as it's person.....
» 26/04/2013 8:18:19 AM Wow. That's a fairly aggressive stance. Gay marriage is an illustration of how democracy c.....
» 24/04/2013 11:03:38 AM So, Arjay, the 9/11 conspiracy brigade is finally reduced to putting out their own "d.....
» 24/04/2013 10:18:01 AM Speak for yourself, Eeyore. >>The human race, since its inception, has done little .....
» 24/04/2013 9:29:15 AM There is, of course, another way of looking at this. >>That enlightenment has come .....
» 23/04/2013 6:20:42 PM I completely disagree, o sung wu. >>But now, it's all rather too late, isn't it ? H.....
» 23/04/2013 2:35:30 PM Is it my imagination, Arjay, or are your standards slipping? Admittedly, very little coul.....
» 23/04/2013 2:05:22 PM After-dinner mints? Oh, puh-leeze. There's nothing more off-putting than a failed analogy .....
» 23/04/2013 11:06:16 AM Not entirely true, Ms McAuliffe. >>Unlike smokers who can blow toxic smoke into the.....
» 23/04/2013 10:36:23 AM That actually makes it even more interesting, Graham. >>There have been a few posts.....
» 23/04/2013 10:12:32 AM Yes, yes, it is all very emotional, isn't it. Cuddly Rolf in the spotlight, and everyone m.....
» 22/04/2013 11:59:43 AM I wondered about that as well, Timaahy. >>And are you reaaaaally the 'editor of Con.....
» 18/04/2013 3:20:34 PM That's precisely the reason I put the word "proof" in inverted commas, Dan S de .....
» 16/04/2013 11:09:20 AM Thank you, individual. Here it is, in all its self-righteous glory. The driving force be.....
» 16/04/2013 10:58:09 AM You say that, Dan S de Merengue. >>Paul *was* a contemporary of Jesus, as were Matt.....
» 15/04/2013 11:35:51 AM Ok folks, let's not throw out the baby with the bathwater. Leaving aside the obvious ideo.....
» 15/04/2013 11:22:54 AM This is indeed old ground we are covering, Ludwig. >>I want to see us head towards .....
» 15/04/2013 11:06:10 AM That is definitely something you should ponder, Mr Sellick. >>I envy other blogs th.....
» 14/04/2013 3:41:30 PM Very true, Dan S de Merengue. >>Your cosmological pronouncements are not based on o.....
» 12/04/2013 11:46:59 AM The key problem is, of course, that there are no politicians who even remotely understand .....
» 12/04/2013 11:03:56 AM I guess that's a start, Ludwig. One of the more blatant misrepresentations that continues.....
» 11/04/2013 6:12:54 PM I must be looking at the wrong list, Divergence. >>Pericles, Just take a look at th.....
» 11/04/2013 12:23:58 PM You should know by now, Ludwig, that your feeble attempts at insult don't affect me one li.....
» 11/04/2013 12:06:14 PM There seems to be something of a disconnect here, Mr Sellick. First you assert that: &qu.....
» 10/04/2013 4:28:00 PM In your dreams, Ludwig. >>You get trounced but you keep coming back for another thu.....
» 10/04/2013 12:58:16 PM An admirable try, Mr King. But frankly, there's no point in having a discussion with these.....
» 9/04/2013 5:33:23 PM I prefer to believe the ABS, Divergence. http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/Lookup/b.....
» 9/04/2013 1:28:51 PM That's exactly what I was getting at, rehctub. >>Pericles, you say how would assets.....
» 9/04/2013 1:15:27 PM Anyone in NSW could have told Ms Gillard this. >>Carr is coasting. Some in his depa.....
» 9/04/2013 1:05:40 PM Some interesting and useful ideas, together with some totally unnecessary stuff about jury.....
» 9/04/2013 9:30:03 AM Be careful what you wish for, rehctub. >>Luciferase, our super should have been cha.....
» 9/04/2013 8:52:23 AM There is a key distinction here, Ludwig, that you appear to be missing entirely. >>.....
» 8/04/2013 2:19:50 PM It's all about me-me-me, Luciferase. How could it be any other way. If you are going to l.....
» 8/04/2013 2:03:25 PM A somewhat self-defeating analogy, runner. >>I am amazed how quite the secularist a.....
» 8/04/2013 1:50:23 PM Absolutely, Ludwig. >>Interesting Pericles. So what you are really saying is that c.....
» 8/04/2013 9:15:07 AM I guess that's the part that I find most difficult to accept, Dan S de Merengue. >>.....
» 5/04/2013 5:00:26 PM That's just emotional rhetoric, Banjo. >>...we cannot aford the infastructure for b.....
» 5/04/2013 3:38:22 PM The problem is one of definition, spindoc. It is not possible to have a sensible discussi.....
» 4/04/2013 5:34:41 PM That can only be a good thing, Dan S de Merengue. >>Sorry for the delay if you were.....
» 4/04/2013 12:43:21 PM That figures, spindoc. I should have picked it earlier. >>Pericles, This concept is.....
» 4/04/2013 8:36:56 AM You are obviously upset about this episode, william.s, but that doesn't excuse sloppy hand.....
» 3/04/2013 3:07:58 PM I believe they do, Lexi. >>Do people have the right to die?<< To consider an.....
» 3/04/2013 2:53:39 PM It may be my advanced years, spindoc, or my upbringing, or the fact that I have never work.....
» 3/04/2013 2:37:50 PM Dear me, no. "Kim Kardashian's baby-bump fat 'crisis' is symptomatic of deep problem.....
» 1/04/2013 5:26:23 PM Bazz, I think you may be missing the point a little here. >>This looks like where t.....
» 27/03/2013 12:17:36 PM Sorry, that is not the case william.s >>The Australian Federal court found criminal.....
» 27/03/2013 9:24:24 AM Where does a democratically elected government fit with your views of history, Tim A? >.....
» 27/03/2013 9:11:34 AM And one last comment from me, Willem. >>... why can't we move on and aspire to a le.....
» 26/03/2013 5:02:35 PM Please, Foyle, there is absolutely no need to introduce either facts or common sense into .....
» 26/03/2013 4:51:42 PM That'd probably ensure you get really good service, WmTrevor. >>...you might consid.....
» 26/03/2013 4:32:38 PM Talk about alarm bells! "The first alarm bell should have rung. Northern Ireland end.....
» 26/03/2013 3:56:08 PM Far be it from me to suggest that Mr Holden should not be allowed to wallow in self-indulg.....
» 26/03/2013 2:18:48 PM IQ doesn't come into it, o sung wu. In this example at least, you managed to out-bluff yo.....
» 26/03/2013 2:04:11 PM Not that old furphy again, Geoff of Perth >>...the big 4 banks all took significant.....
» 26/03/2013 1:32:15 PM How so, Willem? >>Pericles, surely, desperate people in Somalia, Congo, Iraq, Mexic.....
» 26/03/2013 10:22:12 AM Lucky you indeed, Mr Holden. "I will inform my grandchildren that they must find a w.....
» 25/03/2013 5:09:18 PM Only one of many outstanding questions, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, On revisitin.....
» 22/03/2013 10:42:02 AM Ah, to be young and angry. Doesn't it make you nostalgic? As always, though, the target i.....
» 22/03/2013 9:42:31 AM Nup. That's just plain inconsistent, Yuyutsu. >>...I have no interest in any later .....
» 22/03/2013 9:14:08 AM That's just fatuous, DKit. >>Let he who is without sin cast the first stone...<&.....
» 21/03/2013 2:11:57 PM I think it is about time we declared a moratorium on using etymology as evidence. This one.....
» 21/03/2013 10:24:10 AM Yes, but... >>Pericles, That the Creation Answers Book is brief and compact is one .....
» 21/03/2013 10:03:49 AM I'm not sure that you are on solid ground with this argument, mhaze. >>This view th.....
» 21/03/2013 9:43:12 AM An interesting scenario. But it is not entirely clear what role the Australian Government.....
» 21/03/2013 9:20:31 AM So true, KarlX. >>Perhaps it's just that no one is in the market for what you have .....
» 20/03/2013 4:18:59 PM That's what worries me about your views, Yuyutsu. >>What attaches us to the world i.....
» 20/03/2013 3:47:47 PM Have I, Dan S de Merengue? >>Pericles, You've started to tell me what it is I know .....
» 20/03/2013 10:31:52 AM Don't be silly, WmTrevor. >>As we are told in John 12:14 (KJV), "And Jesus, wh.....
» 20/03/2013 10:09:41 AM Wow. >>The world doesn't impress me and I'm constantly trying to understand its app.....
» 20/03/2013 9:52:27 AM Doncha just love the way folk can grab a story, understand less than one tenth of it, then.....
» 20/03/2013 9:34:45 AM Just as everybody was told Benedict's Hitler Youth story, everybody is now being made awar.....
» 20/03/2013 8:55:30 AM That is quite illuminating, Dan S de Merengue. >>... it is standard Christian belie.....
» 19/03/2013 5:23:59 PM Oh dear, Mr Sellick. You appear to have fallen into a logical wishing-well, and instead of.....
» 19/03/2013 3:44:30 PM Your expertise cut'n'paste is failing you, Robert LePage. >>Pericles, says... that .....
» 19/03/2013 3:32:05 PM That wasn't what I asked, Dan S de Merengue. >>Why would I or anyone else believe t.....
» 19/03/2013 12:36:57 PM There's nothing wrong with a little cut'n'paste now and then, Dan S de Merengue. >>.....
» 19/03/2013 11:57:35 AM It seems to be important for some people to be constantly reassured that life is dreadful,.....
» 18/03/2013 12:30:23 PM Maybe you have, in your own mind, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I've answered your.....
» 16/03/2013 6:32:30 PM Well, you say that Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I said I was willing to discuss t.....
» 15/03/2013 5:07:34 PM We can argue "more tax" against "fewer concessions" until the cows com.....
» 15/03/2013 8:20:32 AM You mean, you thought it was you, George? "...habemus Papam: Eminentissimum ac Rever.....
» 15/03/2013 8:13:37 AM I am sure that Mr Ewins is basically a very nice person, is well-meaning and cares for his.....
» 13/03/2013 2:40:04 PM That's what Google is for RawMustard >>I tried to to work it out, but gave up - WTF.....
» 13/03/2013 1:32:02 PM We disagree on most things, Arjay, so this will not come as news to you. I think you are l.....
» 13/03/2013 1:11:32 PM It really is pointless for anyone who doesn't understand the game to comment on this, as t.....
» 13/03/2013 12:55:24 PM When Miranda Devine actually nails an issue in this fashion, it is time to acknowledge the.....
» 13/03/2013 12:44:22 PM What's with this sudden spate of mini-hagiographies of Cardinal Pell? Does the Catholic co.....
» 13/03/2013 12:13:11 PM I think it would be a perfect reflection on the state of the Catholic church, were the con.....
» 12/03/2013 8:46:53 AM Incidentally, on the topic of tradeable value... >>I first mentioned BITCOIN 2 yrs .....
» 12/03/2013 8:05:23 AM I know this will not get an answer, but I'll ask it anyway Arjay. >>Do your own hom.....
» 11/03/2013 4:28:34 PM Thing is, polls only allow you to count the bodies afterwards, they give no information on.....
» 11/03/2013 3:33:27 PM That's very thoughtful of you, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I can understand you .....
» 11/03/2013 10:03:57 AM Maybe, WmTrevor >>Surely it is possible to invent a philosophical position in an ar.....
» 11/03/2013 8:22:34 AM Are you truly sure about this, WmTrevor? >>...consistent with my assumed role of b.....
» 10/03/2013 5:18:46 PM Your logic is discontinuous, Dan S de Merengue. >>...it is this different rate of c.....
» 8/03/2013 7:57:51 AM I couldn't think of a better word, Dan S de Merengue. But it's hardly "name calling&q.....
» 7/03/2013 5:09:12 PM It occurs to me, observing the direction that this conversation has taken, that it represe.....
» 4/03/2013 5:58:59 PM I sense a reluctance to pursue the discussion, Dan S de Merengue. But "genuine openne.....
» 4/03/2013 11:45:43 AM Ummm... that's why I provided the links to the ABS web site, individual. >>The ques.....
» 4/03/2013 10:51:04 AM Really, Dan S de Merengue? >>Pericles, You've misread me. I never said the craters .....
» 3/03/2013 2:07:43 PM Cheap shot, Dan S de Merengue. And off target. >>Pericles, You have genuine interes.....
» 2/03/2013 2:51:23 PM Not a particularly good example, when you think about it. "One of them posed the que.....
» 2/03/2013 2:38:38 PM Not so, Dan S de Merengue. >>I've already given an answer to that specific question.....
» 28/02/2013 5:40:31 PM Not entirely sure what your motivation is, Mr Opinion, but you are being pretty cavalier w.....
» 28/02/2013 11:20:28 AM What fascinates me is the continuing presumption in some parts of our society that a bill .....
» 28/02/2013 11:02:57 AM Entirely a figment of your imagination, Dan S de Merengue. >>The emotion in your co.....
» 26/02/2013 4:17:20 PM Such arrogance, Mr Sellick. >>..."the buffered self"... is a construction.....
» 26/02/2013 2:03:06 PM The rest of your arguments are just as flimsy, Dan S de Merengue. >>Yet more recent.....
» 26/02/2013 10:41:28 AM That is still requires some serious tap-dancing, Dan S de Merengue. >>For example, .....
» 25/02/2013 9:38:02 AM My response seems to have become lost in the ether, Dan S de Merengue, but I'll give it an.....
» 22/02/2013 2:59:01 PM Not "main", Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, As I read it, your main query .....
» 20/02/2013 2:10:40 PM Not sure I'm following the logic here. Here's a couple of quick extracts from Mr Elliott'.....
» 15/02/2013 4:54:18 PM That's interesting, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I've tried to engage and answer .....
» 15/02/2013 12:44:30 PM That was exactly the point I was making, Constance. >>Pericles, Yes, humans regardl.....
» 15/02/2013 8:46:00 AM This line from the article crystallizes the problem. >>...a Petrine Ministry... can.....
» 13/02/2013 3:58:11 PM Interesting angle, runner. >>maybe the three who knived Rudd might have some sugges.....
» 13/02/2013 3:04:54 PM There is indeed much to dislike in this piece of flummery. "... there could be no gr.....
» 13/02/2013 12:50:40 PM While I agree wholeheartedly with the bulk of your post, Geoff of Perth, you might like to.....
» 13/02/2013 10:52:39 AM Don't get me wrong on this, Saltpetre, there is much wrong with the banking system. One .....
» 13/02/2013 10:15:12 AM Another view http://www.theonion.com/articles/resigning-pope-no-longer-has-strength-to-le.....
» 13/02/2013 10:04:22 AM Oh, the irony. "... I immediately braced myself for the inevitable orgy of public ou.....
» 12/02/2013 8:38:10 AM It's good to see someone taking it seriously, Saltpetre. >>Govt has a role in stabi.....
» 11/02/2013 4:27:25 PM Neatly put, Jardine K. Jardine. But I suspect we are in pearls-before-swine territory here.....
» 11/02/2013 4:05:17 PM We appear once again to be going round in pointless circles, Dan S de Merengue. You say t.....
» 8/02/2013 12:43:08 PM What fascinating imagery, CHERFUL. >>Capitalism is like prostitution there would be.....
» 8/02/2013 9:06:56 AM I reckon that's only half the story, grim. >>And the problem, indeed the fatal flaw.....
» 8/02/2013 7:09:45 AM Straw man, pelican. >>Pericles One of the most common heard objections to the Green.....
» 7/02/2013 6:14:22 PM I doubt that, RawMustard. >>I'd be interested to hear your take on Agenda 21, Peric.....
» 7/02/2013 9:49:08 AM It is not so much that they are objectionable, pelican. >>I would love to know whic.....
» 7/02/2013 9:28:00 AM One day, perhaps, you might find someone with a skerrick of credibility to support your ri.....
» 6/02/2013 1:08:33 PM We may have been too direct for Dan, WmTrevor. I suspect he is in hibernation again......
» 6/02/2013 1:05:27 PM Well spotted Wm Trevor. I'd missed that. >>Aren't they [previously] one and [now] t.....
» 6/02/2013 11:05:48 AM I don't pretend to understand Mr Sellick's argumentation on this subject, as it is obscure.....
» 6/02/2013 10:39:51 AM Oh dear. >>Just for you Pericles: Lots of GREEN policy here: http://greens.org.au/p.....
» 6/02/2013 10:25:59 AM Ignoring for a moment the media's now-standard sensationalist seeking of subtext, I am sad.....
» 6/02/2013 10:03:33 AM Incidentally, at+m integrated marketing of 150 Cimitiere Street, Launceston, Tasmania, Aus.....
» 6/02/2013 9:16:09 AM That's a very interesting point, Belly. It is quite remarkable, is it not, that the obvio.....
» 6/02/2013 9:05:34 AM There's no need to be embarrassed, spindoc, that you took the article so much to heart. .....
» 6/02/2013 8:52:16 AM Interesting question, Arjay. >>Pericles "....when I was young I took absolutel.....
» 5/02/2013 3:39:03 PM You are kidding, of course, spindoc. >>The topic is challenging and it is one that .....
» 5/02/2013 1:56:46 PM What a suck-up you are to be sure, spindoc. >>You article is brave, thought provoki.....
» 5/02/2013 10:09:18 AM It is one of life's universal myths, that it is the responsibility of the older to impart .....
» 5/02/2013 9:55:04 AM "For the avoidance of doubt", as lawyers are wont to write, I am not against the.....
» 5/02/2013 9:17:48 AM Oh dear. That's about as wrong as it can possibly get. "Oh Lance, what have you done.....
» 5/02/2013 8:57:27 AM Oh dear, at+m integrated marketing of 150 Cimitiere Street, Launceston, Tasmania, Australi.....
» 5/02/2013 7:50:04 AM A strange choice of vehicle with which to state the bleedin' obvious. "Animals are m.....
» 4/02/2013 7:11:55 PM What I cannot understand is where human rights fit into the scenario: "Cancer is not.....
» 4/02/2013 1:23:42 PM While we are discussing objective evidence, Dan S de Merengue. Here is a precis of Answer.....
» 4/02/2013 10:26:37 AM That's pretty weak, Dan S de Merengue. >>Dear Pericles, You've put quotation marks .....
» 3/02/2013 3:36:03 PM I wouldn't go down that path if I were you, Dan S de Merengue. >>I think you're ask.....
» 1/02/2013 6:34:43 PM Sadly not, WmTrevor. >>Is there an equivalent for passive-fatting?<< The clo.....
» 1/02/2013 6:26:43 PM No surprise there, then. "Youth exodus bedevils Adelaide's economy" The only p.....
» 1/02/2013 6:02:38 PM This is a fascinatingly difficult issue. There is no general solution, that we can apply.....
» 1/02/2013 9:22:49 AM Hmmm. I was trying, Dan S de Merengue, probably far too subtly, to draw your attention to.....
» 31/01/2013 5:43:20 PM Thanks you for the invitation, Dan S de Merengue. >>If they're not applying themsel.....
» 30/01/2013 3:59:07 PM Finding myself in agreement with 95% of a Peter Sellick article is an unusual experience f.....
» 30/01/2013 3:44:30 PM It is difficult to discern whether the Prime Minister's announcement of a September 14th G.....
» 30/01/2013 9:53:51 AM But that is not the point, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I would agree that the ac.....
» 30/01/2013 7:20:54 AM I agree, Saltpetre, but probably not in the way you might expect. >>[Christianity i.....
» 29/01/2013 3:16:06 PM I am completely at a loss to know how to respond to this, Dan S de Merengue. >>I do.....
» 28/01/2013 6:12:53 PM There is certainly some validity in that view, David G. >>...humans have already re.....
» 28/01/2013 5:37:32 PM Hi Ludwig, I hope you're ok, what with all the lousy weather that has swept down the east .....
» 28/01/2013 1:35:14 PM Sorry, I wasn't very specific, Dan S de Merengue. >>Any thoughts on what in particu.....
» 27/01/2013 3:14:44 PM That's pretty revealing, citizen. About you, that is. >>From close observation of D.....
» 26/01/2013 6:17:54 PM Ahem, errr... where does the government get its money from, sonofgloin? >>This was .....
» 25/01/2013 2:30:17 PM Yep, it's all pretty meaningless, given there is no context or detail. >>It's amazi.....
» 25/01/2013 1:11:11 PM Well, you know what they say, pepper. >>I get tired and frustrated of people who ha.....
» 25/01/2013 12:58:40 PM That doesn't let you completely off the hook, Ludwig. >><< Conjugality >&g.....
» 25/01/2013 12:52:27 PM Will do, Wm Trevor. >>Having already "been there and done that", Pericles.....
» 25/01/2013 12:40:08 PM Ooo-errr. Three posts, just for li'l ol' me. Can I conclude that I touched a raw nerve som.....
» 25/01/2013 12:03:14 PM It's quite instructive that the author's commentary on the "brave social experiment&q.....
» 24/01/2013 4:37:10 PM Whoa there, Ludwig, let's not rush things. After all, one swallow does not a summer make, .....
» 24/01/2013 10:28:23 AM Heaven forfend, Dan S de Merengue, that I was suggesting such a connection. >>Peric.....
» 24/01/2013 9:51:11 AM Thanks aga. I think. >>Pericles. Your right on this one. "Modern" youngst.....
» 24/01/2013 9:09:51 AM There's just a touch of sleight-of-hand here, Dan S de Merengue. >>For mine, initia.....
» 23/01/2013 11:43:48 PM Seriously, Dan S de Merengue? >>Pericles, On the subject of creationism (since you .....
» 23/01/2013 4:29:59 PM Well, how about that, Jon J "People professing to have no religion have moved past A.....
» 23/01/2013 4:20:36 PM If it is the sort of thing that makes you feel happy, David G, then by all means be my gue.....
» 23/01/2013 12:19:09 PM Oh dear, David G. This is a little embarrassing... >>Such people are usually rich a.....
» 23/01/2013 9:57:39 AM Absolutely, Ludwig. It is an utter disgrace. On the one hand, you could argue that the po.....
» 23/01/2013 9:41:44 AM George, that is quite bizarre. >>First of all, I do not like the word proselytize b.....
» 23/01/2013 9:12:29 AM That is actually a great pity, Mr Palmer. >>By the way, I’ll let Marr off this time.....
» 22/01/2013 3:07:29 PM Spot on, Shadow Minister. >>Pericles, You have finally discovered the coalition's d.....
» 22/01/2013 2:48:59 PM "Fudging", onthebeach? Perish the thought. >>There is no implication of f.....
» 21/01/2013 4:14:42 PM Hmmm. >>Dear Pericles What are you taking? Remind me to avoid it.<< From you.....
» 21/01/2013 4:04:11 PM You have my complete attention, Squeers. >>Where the conservatives get it wrong is .....
» 21/01/2013 3:44:07 PM Talking of scary numbers... >>Government taxes account for 44% of the cost of a med.....
» 21/01/2013 3:15:11 PM Some scary numbers here, for sure. The concept of "overvaluation" needs to be e.....
» 21/01/2013 9:17:54 AM There's probably a reason for this, Dan S de Merengue. >>I'm used to barely ever be.....
» 20/01/2013 10:11:25 PM Sadly, that's where it all fell apart. >>The role of utopian thinkers such as Eisen.....
» 19/01/2013 7:59:26 PM No need for such drastic measures, chrisgaff1000 >>Now you have really got me worri.....
» 19/01/2013 7:46:31 PM Is that so, Dan S de Merengue? >>Pericles, Well known atheist, Philip Adams, was on.....
» 18/01/2013 4:45:56 PM I'd pop outside and have a look at the badge, if I were you, chrisgaff1000 >>I mean.....
» 18/01/2013 12:19:18 PM Whenever I hear or see the words "NSW Planner", an image springs unbidden to my .....
» 18/01/2013 11:59:55 AM Sarcasm is never a very potent debating tactic, David G. >>"So, class, let's g.....
» 18/01/2013 9:02:13 AM They've also paved paradise, Poirot. And this is as true today as ever. >>Well you.....
» 18/01/2013 8:56:43 AM Yep, I think we can safely leave it there, George. >>I can only promise to you that.....
» 18/01/2013 8:35:44 AM Nice dummy-spit, David G >>How dare someone come along and question the status quo!.....
» 17/01/2013 5:21:34 PM It's been too long, Dan S de Merengue. Far too long. I trust you had a great holiday. >.....
» 17/01/2013 12:40:17 PM You do insist on making the same basic error, Arjay, over and over again. >>The wor.....
» 17/01/2013 12:31:07 PM It isn't that I don't "like" it, George. >>OK, so you do not like the adj.....
» 17/01/2013 9:29:30 AM There is one word that you employed here that makes this discussion completely impossible .....
» 16/01/2013 3:37:00 PM Tap-dancing is your forte, Shadow Minister, I have to admire that. >>The booming ec.....
» 16/01/2013 3:20:03 PM That certainly clarifies your position, George. Which means that I can now confidently dis.....
» 16/01/2013 2:47:34 PM Possibly a slip of the pen, chrisgaff1000 >>I happen to own a 1980 classic gold 280.....
» 16/01/2013 11:13:07 AM You miss a key point, Shadow Minister. The Howard/Costello years were notable for the abi.....
» 16/01/2013 10:52:13 AM Perhaps it is the lack of clarity in your own position that causes these aberrations, Geor.....
» 16/01/2013 9:37:40 AM In the rush to defend the quite splendid firework displays we see here in Australia (my pe.....
» 16/01/2013 8:16:25 AM Close, Luciferase. >>You make it sound almost as if Moylan has done a public servic.....
» 15/01/2013 1:53:04 PM Don't misquote me, Luciferase. >>Still going with "the conned are the guilty&q.....
» 15/01/2013 1:30:37 PM I rather enjoy these existential musings. Nothing can ever equal the flower-power sixtie.....
» 15/01/2013 10:15:09 AM You missed one, David. >>Religion is demonstrably intolerant of women, lesbians, ga.....
» 15/01/2013 9:00:21 AM You worry about the silliest things, Arjay. >>Pericles,in 2008 the Gillard Govt bor.....
» 14/01/2013 7:04:51 PM Errr... SPQR, >>All my advice is 100% halal.<< I suspect that any form of ga.....
» 14/01/2013 6:51:34 PM Fair point, M007. >>...evidently we've learned nothing in the past 2,067 years<&.....
» 14/01/2013 6:34:28 PM Mr Jonson competently and confidently expresses one side of the argument for a tax on capi.....
» 14/01/2013 4:11:34 PM Wow, Poirot. >>Here's an interesting analysis...<< 1700 words of constant ha.....
» 14/01/2013 3:28:56 PM Careful, SPQR. >>...here’s a tip: I heard from a camp follower that the Brighton Wo.....
» 14/01/2013 3:18:57 PM Simple. >>Does anyone know the reason as to why so many ordinary people own Mercede.....
» 14/01/2013 2:58:46 PM Another example of total failure of Government policy then, WmTrevor. >>David used .....
» 14/01/2013 1:06:33 PM I think you have, most generously, proved my point, Paul1405. >>You said: In refere.....
» 14/01/2013 11:30:50 AM Take a moment or two to think it through, Luciferase. >>That's right Pericles, blam.....
» 14/01/2013 10:48:00 AM Tha labours of Sisyphus spring to mind, WmTrevor, when it comes to the task of educating A.....
» 14/01/2013 9:05:43 AM Ah, the irony. A completely over-the-top, almost hysterical reaction to a fairly silly st.....
» 13/01/2013 7:28:57 PM For intellectual dishonesty, Ludwig, this is neat. >>Now, how’s this for a doozy of.....
» 13/01/2013 5:54:45 AM In case you had forgotten, Paul1405, this thread is about Senators supporting lawbreakers......
» 12/01/2013 2:56:16 PM Patience, Paul1405, patience. >>can you tell me under what law Jonathon Moylan was .....
» 12/01/2013 1:05:55 AM No problem with that, Divergence. >>...their views on stabilising the population we.....
» 11/01/2013 3:48:32 PM Quite possibly, James O'Neill. >>If one wishes to get an electoral result that actu.....
» 11/01/2013 3:29:35 PM Every so often, a real gem appears. >>The present government inherited a robust and.....
» 11/01/2013 10:24:30 AM Thanks for missing the point so perfectly, Paul1405. >>Oh! The mass indignation, sh.....
» 11/01/2013 9:53:56 AM There's a contradiction in here somewhere, Josephus, but I can't quite put my finger on it.....
» 11/01/2013 9:33:19 AM That pretty well proves it, then. >>Your conspiracy has not been mentioned on CNN w.....
» 11/01/2013 9:26:18 AM That's it then, Wm Trevor. >>To make such a claim takes some balls.<< I'm so.....
» 11/01/2013 9:18:18 AM Dear me, Ludwig, you do seem to be getting those knickers in a twist. >>It would se.....
» 10/01/2013 5:08:36 PM Oh dear, sonofgloin. >>A religion democratically overturns a secular state when th.....
» 10/01/2013 3:56:05 PM Aw shucks. She stopped, just when it was getting interesting. "That is why the Coali.....
» 10/01/2013 3:05:15 PM It is always enjoyable hearing your opinion of my contributions, Ludwig. >>Pericles.....
» 10/01/2013 9:12:37 AM I'm pleased to hear that, david f >>There are non-coercive means of lowering the bi.....
» 9/01/2013 4:42:29 PM What a very sad article this is. "The book is indeed a slim volume" As is the .....
» 9/01/2013 4:24:41 PM Not so. That is pure revisionism, Divergence. >>Kevin Rudd's popularity tanked when.....
» 9/01/2013 1:17:39 PM Well of course it does, david f. That is not in dispute. >>Dear Pericles, What othe.....
» 9/01/2013 12:29:59 PM Ludwig, you amaze me. You make the assertion that you don't want to cut big business out .....
» 9/01/2013 8:10:31 AM That wasn't the point, david f. >>It is not weeping, wailing and donning sackcloth .....
» 7/01/2013 7:20:13 PM So what, david f? >>Dear Pericles, According to the fossil record there have been f.....
» 7/01/2013 2:10:10 PM I don't think so, ybgirp. >>You are confusing this with mutually beneficial barter,.....
» 7/01/2013 12:13:42 PM Altogether very weird. >>The grab for profits has already resulted in the loss of m.....
» 7/01/2013 12:04:42 PM I know it is pointless having any kind of "discussion" with you, Ludwig, as you .....
» 3/01/2013 6:06:41 PM Such a pessimist, Arjay. >>Max Keiser on Russia Today is not optimistic that the Ba.....
» 3/01/2013 2:31:04 PM What a complete mystery life must be to you, Yuyutsu. So many claims, so little time to ch.....
» 2/01/2013 6:05:35 PM It's the standard pollie-speak, pea-and-thimble trick in operation here, Hasbeen. >>.....
» 1/01/2013 12:38:40 PM A rather disturbing example of what happens when you become a vegetarian... "Pythago.....
» 1/01/2013 12:18:48 PM Apologies, those were of course Shockadelic's examples, not Divergence's. Easy mistake to.....
» 1/01/2013 12:16:03 PM Gotta love the examples you select, Divergence. >>Japan has changed dramatically ec.....
» 30/12/2012 8:09:47 PM Not really, Divergence. >>Pericles, You like to accuse us of being motivated by big.....
» 30/12/2012 3:29:01 PM Where is Canute when you need him? Channel Ten is the canary, sent ahead in the mine that.....
» 30/12/2012 2:18:23 PM Thanks for making my point for me, Ludwig. >>Controlled population growth would be .....
» 30/12/2012 9:43:24 AM It says a great deal about the power of the internet forum that the arguments about Austra.....
» 26/12/2012 11:26:53 AM Another pulpit, another bunch of pointless sermons. What puzzles me most is why the relig.....
» 26/12/2012 10:44:36 AM Ah, hello, the man in the shack is back. >>The only sense in which we are equal is .....
» 21/12/2012 1:42:01 PM Hey, it's reassuring to see that the quality of "debate" on climate-related topi.....
» 20/12/2012 7:18:18 PM I don't consider the criticism of this piece to be unwarranted. In fact, I'm not sure whic.....
» 19/12/2012 11:39:42 AM What a daft question. >>Is our destiny to become gods or dodos?<< If we have.....
» 18/12/2012 5:03:56 PM It's a great pity that David Nicholls is so anti-Christmas, as he would make a highly conv.....
» 18/12/2012 10:08:09 AM Arjay, you do your credibility no favours. >>This is the story behind 'The Wonderfu.....
» 18/12/2012 9:37:02 AM Such an old, old song. I'm pretty sure the same complaints were made in eleventh century .....
» 18/12/2012 8:56:20 AM I am forever grateful for the opportunity this forum provides to extend my education. Jo.....
» 18/12/2012 8:37:11 AM Indeed they did, WmTrevor. >>To be totally historically accurate, Pericles, please .....
» 17/12/2012 4:47:19 PM It isn't just proof that is lacking, sonofgloin. >>The term atheist is a logical no.....
» 17/12/2012 9:26:46 AM I think we've seen your theory before on this thread, Josephus. >>Next Dawkins] wil.....
» 17/12/2012 9:17:18 AM Neatly put, Shalmaneser. >>No amount of our decrying it will change anything. Nor s.....
» 14/12/2012 2:28:08 PM I don't think you quite have the hang of this yet, pelican. >>What gets me about th.....
» 14/12/2012 11:12:14 AM I'm sure I've seen this schtick before, Yuyutsu. >>I have no idea, perception doesn.....
» 12/12/2012 2:15:27 PM Incidentally, this is merely disingenuous, Yuyutsu: >>The fact that whoever coined .....
» 12/12/2012 1:40:13 PM That's not much of an answer, Yuyutsu. >>An atheist could, for example, be inspired.....
» 12/12/2012 12:02:06 AM Furthermore, Yuyutsu... >>If you find this theological dissection too technical and.....
» 12/12/2012 12:01:54 AM Curiouser and curiouser, Yuyutsu. >>...nobody needs to invent a deity in order to b.....
» 11/12/2012 6:13:25 PM You are probably right, Belly. >>I doubt I will ever get the answers I looked for h.....
» 11/12/2012 2:03:57 PM A bit of common sense, please. As mac correctly points out... >>...to the Maya, De.....
» 10/12/2012 2:50:37 PM Chainsaw, Shockadelic? >>You take to any proposed reform with a chainsaw, then REFU.....
» 10/12/2012 2:35:44 PM You and I understand that, Poirot. >>Pericles, I think you know that it's a man who.....
» 10/12/2012 10:25:39 AM Such a fuss over a couple of words. "The offender who punched the woman had a dark s.....
» 10/12/2012 10:06:47 AM For me, this is the most interesting part of your approach to religion, Yuyutsu. >>.....
» 9/12/2012 6:23:02 PM Fascinating report, jenniferh00. You can sense the desperation of the Swiss banking commu.....
» 9/12/2012 5:58:43 PM Sad is right, DiamondPete. Fancy living with such fear and loathing every day. Must becom.....
» 9/12/2012 5:54:21 PM That's pretty pathetic, Shockadelic. Even for you......
» 9/12/2012 5:51:46 PM This is getting very silly, Ludwig. If you are unable to see that there are more possibil.....
» 9/12/2012 5:44:45 PM Let's unpack that a little, Yuyutsu. >>Existence is an illusion.<< Whose ill.....
» 7/12/2012 5:09:24 PM But of course, Ludwig. >>Pericles, when you get around to it, could you point out .....
» 7/12/2012 2:11:03 PM You're a veritable bundle of contradictions, Ludwig. >>Yes we can support a LOW pop.....
» 6/12/2012 2:57:25 PM Ah yes, I remember that incident. >>...an international cricket match where certain.....
» 6/12/2012 2:03:41 PM You see, there you go again Ludwig. >>...in Australia with our current congestion p.....
» 6/12/2012 11:12:43 AM You really still don't get it, do you Ludwig. By insisting that the only alternative to y.....
» 5/12/2012 2:28:48 PM Oh. Is that what it was, Shockadelic. >>Ooh, how dare I show a glimpse of humour!&.....
» 5/12/2012 2:22:37 PM This type of question deserves a definition of its own... >>...which is more import.....
» 5/12/2012 1:32:09 PM It is always good to discover new things. This article tells me that Sexpo really isn't a.....
» 4/12/2012 12:35:15 PM Now you are just being silly, Yuyutsu. >>The problem is that society has grabbed fo.....
» 4/12/2012 10:18:37 AM If you don't want to take this discussion seriously, Shockadelic, just say so and we can s.....
» 4/12/2012 9:59:50 AM I think this is where we part company, Yuyutsu. >>Why should religious people (or a.....
» 4/12/2012 9:52:27 AM Some good examples there, drab. >>Interestingly, Finland, Switzerland, Denmark, and.....
» 3/12/2012 3:21:06 PM You're becoming very emotional about this, Yuyutsu, quite unnecessarily. >>Yes, I k.....
» 3/12/2012 6:28:10 AM Doesn't work like that, Shockadelic. >>I'm sure that you're deliberately playing pe.....
» 2/12/2012 4:26:38 PM Not sure whether you are deliberately missing the point, Shockadelic, or whether you have .....
» 2/12/2012 3:55:35 PM Is this really what you think is happening here, Yuyutsu? Or are you just blowing off a li.....
» 30/11/2012 6:27:07 PM Well, thanks Phil from NZ. I think. >>Pericles, you are half right. I recommend an .....
» 30/11/2012 11:25:45 AM Sadly, another example of how utterly corrupt the system has become, and how distant from .....
» 30/11/2012 9:52:20 AM Your propositions continue to arrive in the form of completely circular arguments, Yuyutsu.....
» 30/11/2012 9:31:58 AM I suspect that Yuyutsu may be much closer to the realities of a transaction tax than is ev.....
» 29/11/2012 5:59:52 PM Sadly, that won't work either, Yuyutsu. >>If you practice religion long enough you .....
» 29/11/2012 12:32:48 PM Interesting questions, Banjo. >>What does this change tell us about Labor parliamen.....
» 29/11/2012 9:35:41 AM Riding the old hobby-horse as hard as ever I see, Ludwig. >>It comes down to the ve.....
» 29/11/2012 8:34:52 AM Not the best analogy, Yuyutsu, but an interesting and quite useful one. >>Try, say,.....
» 28/11/2012 1:36:22 PM No need to get your knickers in a twist, Shockadelic. >>The transfer of currency be.....
» 28/11/2012 9:47:31 AM That's exactly what I had in mind, Yuyutsu. >>...your experiment will correlate bet.....
» 27/11/2012 4:06:47 PM It is somewhat chicken-and-egg, I grant you Yuyutsu. >>Dear Pericles, Nice try, but.....
» 27/11/2012 3:32:09 PM There's no task quite so complex, Shockadelic, as making something simple. >>I don'.....
» 26/11/2012 6:47:23 PM But it isn't likely to happen any time soon, is it Yuyutsu. >>Once everything is di.....
» 26/11/2012 11:28:29 AM Don't forget, we've been here before. >>In my view it should be introduce, in a ver.....
» 26/11/2012 10:22:40 AM Leaving aside the anti-business rhetoric for a moment... >>Yes, it is aimed at the .....
» 23/11/2012 5:54:46 PM Up to a point, Lord Copper, err... Poirot. >>I just noted your sentence "A con.....
» 23/11/2012 7:46:22 AM I think that just about wraps it up for the voyage around your belief system Yuyutsu. But.....
» 22/11/2012 12:51:13 PM This does not actually help, you know, Yuyutsu. >>There is nothing but God. God doe.....
» 22/11/2012 9:34:38 AM Yuyutsu, merely for my own satisfaction, could you please reconcile for me these two state.....
» 22/11/2012 8:38:39 AM How intriguing, Arjay. >>Pericles I've been visited by the AFP twice in trying to w.....
» 21/11/2012 3:47:26 PM Not sure I can, Yuyutsu. >>Dear Pericles, Can you help me interpret Belly's words?&.....
» 21/11/2012 3:28:02 PM Some of your rationale is still a little puzzling, Divergence. >>...migrants, unlik.....
» 21/11/2012 8:52:18 AM I'm not sure that is their main concern, Wm Trevor. >>So, to maintain stable popula.....
» 20/11/2012 6:42:44 PM Actually, no, Divergence. >>Pericles, You have been arguing that mass migration is .....
» 20/11/2012 1:06:50 PM Sorry, Ludwig, but it needs to be said. >>Where do you get some of these ideas? You.....
» 19/11/2012 6:32:40 PM I'm not entirely sure that lets you of the hook, Yuyutsu. >>...there is a documente.....
» 19/11/2012 4:07:02 PM All very apocalyptic, concerned citizen for good governance, what with all that militarism.....
» 19/11/2012 3:20:24 PM Here are some actual numbers, rehctub, being the figures for new business registrations, c.....
» 19/11/2012 2:27:42 PM Well, yes, rehctub. >>Pericles, the whole point of this thread is to highlite the f.....
» 19/11/2012 1:00:57 PM True, it is somewhat longer than usual, Ludwig. >>Quite right Pericles, I didn’t re.....
» 19/11/2012 9:51:37 AM You didn't read the article, did you Ludwig. >>Oh how depressing!... What a load of.....
» 19/11/2012 9:45:10 AM What a depressing thread. Having started three modest businesses that have created a smal.....
» 19/11/2012 9:12:26 AM Maybe, Yuyutsu. But then again, maybe not. >>Etymologically however, the word ".....
» 18/11/2012 7:32:01 PM On the topic of paranoia, Arjay, it is not a good idea to let the CIA/Mossad New World Ord.....
» 18/11/2012 7:23:25 PM Here's an article that you will appreciate, Ludwig. http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.ph.....
» 18/11/2012 5:45:31 PM I am aware of that, Ludwig. >>Pericles, I specifically said; through the years of t.....
» 17/11/2012 6:32:31 PM I have addressed this, Ludwig. >>The obvious point inherent in my question is that .....
» 16/11/2012 6:54:17 PM I knew that, Divergence. >>The problems due to population growth are appearing in e.....
» 16/11/2012 6:16:19 PM Alas, my cover is blown. >>He could well be a paid agent of dis-information because.....
» 16/11/2012 2:48:56 PM But there's absolutely nothing new here, James O'Neill. >>The issues he raises plus.....
» 16/11/2012 2:33:20 PM Apologies Ludwig, I almost missed the razor-sharp question at the end of your post. >&.....
» 16/11/2012 8:33:22 AM Ah, but I did look, Arjay >>No Presidents here? Not looking really hard Pericles<.....
» 16/11/2012 7:41:54 AM Perhaps it is our different ideas on what constitutes "evidence" that separates .....
» 15/11/2012 4:16:16 PM This is classic. When I introduce facts - such as the continuing improvement in our per c.....
» 15/11/2012 8:32:22 AM Moot, Ludwig? >>Pericles, our disagreement about the immigration intake being rapid.....
» 14/11/2012 10:40:36 PM You know perfectly well, Arjay, that I have read every single site that you have pointed m.....
» 14/11/2012 3:57:56 PM You're still not getting it right, KarlX. I'd give up on the detective stuff if I were you.....
» 13/11/2012 1:18:48 PM It is clear that we live on entirely different planets, Ludwig. Also, you make a point of .....
» 13/11/2012 10:01:51 AM That is hilarious, KarlX >>But what Pericles has not told everyone is that he lives.....
» 13/11/2012 8:25:19 AM That is completely spooky, James O'Neill. >>Pericles: you manifestly live within yo.....
» 12/11/2012 6:58:29 PM Not here you haven't, Ludwig. >>...yet again I say that I have COPIOUSLY stated the.....
» 12/11/2012 6:22:58 PM Oh I care, James O'Neill. My concern is whether you do. Care, I mean. For the truth, .....
» 12/11/2012 3:32:19 PM I'm with you, Houellebecq. >>I think you should ban kebab shops<< The gummen.....
» 12/11/2012 3:01:57 PM I can't help but see that as a cop-out, James O'Neill. >>350 words is not enough to.....
» 12/11/2012 11:31:07 AM Still carrying on like the proverbial two-bob watch, Ludwig. >>I have pointed out a.....
» 12/11/2012 10:43:23 AM Interesting piece. I look forward to hearing from Mr Nicholls on the subject. It will be f.....
» 12/11/2012 10:08:59 AM Yup. Thanks for the QED, Arjay. It is not a new phenomenon, of course, just a new medium......
» 9/11/2012 3:29:07 PM Really, one under god? >>i see ya really got nuthin..but clever word spin<< .....
» 9/11/2012 3:08:36 PM Good thinking, chaps. If you can't play the ball, play the man. Much more satisfying than.....
» 8/11/2012 4:57:25 PM At some point - hopefully in the very near future, one under god - you really should stop .....
» 8/11/2012 10:27:44 AM More waffle, Divergence. "But saying that we are going to import an excessive number.....
» 7/11/2012 11:33:53 AM These are certainly concerns, Matt Moran. >>2 million at or below the poverty line,.....
» 6/11/2012 7:08:59 PM You certainly may, Matt Moran. >>Pericles can I ask what brought you to Australia? .....
» 6/11/2012 2:31:20 PM That's why the UN figures are averaged over ten years, Divergence. >>Here is a link.....
» 6/11/2012 12:13:32 PM rehctub, there's always an explanation.' >>One minute you post a perfectly normal p.....
» 6/11/2012 11:22:01 AM Blimey. >>Your assertion that current levels of population growth in Australia (pro.....
» 5/11/2012 4:08:26 PM One of the many delights of this Forum is that it regularly brings to my attention snippet.....
» 5/11/2012 12:50:04 PM Apologies, Ludwig. I hadn't noticed. >>Pericles, you ask me questions, but you’ve m.....
» 4/11/2012 5:56:14 PM Surely, that is illegal? >>Pericles – many indeed are unaware of what sort of data .....
» 2/11/2012 4:32:13 PM Sorry, got sidetracked at this line: "While recognising how hi-tech giants like Face.....
» 1/11/2012 11:07:49 AM I thought we had covered this on Arjay's thread, chrisgaff1000 (You know, you two should .....
» 1/11/2012 10:24:20 AM Mr O'Farrell is a politician. Any politician's key objective is not to actually perform, .....
» 1/11/2012 9:50:20 AM Neat sidebar, WmTrevor. Also a very nifty way to avoid activating Godwin's Law... Diver.....
» 1/11/2012 7:31:11 AM Not quite, Arjay. >>Pericles your own ref to the ATO proves my point<< Excep.....
» 31/10/2012 5:01:04 PM It's a little scary, how little people understand about basic taxation issues. Arjay, you.....
» 31/10/2012 3:17:41 PM Fascinating. An article outlining a complaint by one specific listener that a specific r.....
» 31/10/2012 2:51:45 PM You're not helping The Cause either, Shockadelic. >>If you take 100,000 people who .....
» 31/10/2012 12:32:26 PM Japan as a "test case", eh, Divergence? >>A good test case is Japan, whe.....
» 30/10/2012 10:18:07 AM This conversation is becoming particularly tedious. But necessary, of course. The kind o.....
» 29/10/2012 2:37:57 PM I feel a little sorry for those Italian guys who are looking at a jail sentence, merely fo.....
» 29/10/2012 1:58:41 PM It really does appear, Ludwig, that your education and upbringing, coupled with the limite.....
» 29/10/2012 1:18:46 PM Thank you for introducing a few words of sanity via that link, WmTrevor. Although heaven.....
» 29/10/2012 7:27:22 AM Apologies, Matt Moran, I must have missed something. >> If you read my comment I ta.....
» 28/10/2012 5:49:28 PM Golly, this IS fun! Three in a row, telling me variously that i) I have a "great lo.....
» 28/10/2012 8:44:33 AM Neatly put, SPQR. >>...projections of the type made by Tom Murphy in your link, are.....
» 26/10/2012 4:07:52 PM Thanks Cheryl. I was wondering how to respond to KAEP, and you just saved me the trouble. .....
» 26/10/2012 2:16:54 PM Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future. A popular saying, and a very .....
» 25/10/2012 2:46:36 PM Fair enough, bagsyl. >>...my understanding of humanity is at complete variance with.....
» 24/10/2012 2:53:20 PM Not really, Ludwig. >>Oh yeah, Pericles was hangin out for a fuller response<<.....
» 24/10/2012 1:59:10 PM Ummm... really?. >>Well that is what we are fighting for Pericles<< I though.....
» 24/10/2012 8:18:38 AM Of course they should, Yabby. >>Well hang on Pericles, for a start Ludwig agrees wi.....
» 23/10/2012 6:03:43 PM Interesting. My own experience of this started at some indeterminate date in the last fe.....
» 23/10/2012 5:33:03 PM C'mon Yabby, you know better than that. >>The hope that human intelligence might ma.....
» 23/10/2012 2:18:45 PM Now, what's all this about, Ludwig. >>What happened to you on the ‘World food day’ .....
» 23/10/2012 1:48:51 PM As I said, It's not a good look. >>And would you believe it, you have completely ig.....
» 23/10/2012 12:28:44 PM You're starting to sound desperate, Ludwig. >>What happened to you on the ‘World fo.....
» 23/10/2012 11:31:42 AM Do I detect just a smidgeon of personal interpretation here, bagsyl? >>...such a ph.....
» 22/10/2012 2:55:51 PM Bob Carr, Ludwig? It is significant that the only positive statement that you can make ab.....
» 21/10/2012 5:06:10 PM Ok Arjay, so we've established (by default) that you didn't actually mean "at least $.....
» 21/10/2012 11:39:48 AM Oh no, not that old chestnut, rational-debate. >>Let me ask Pericles and David F wh.....
» 19/10/2012 6:32:07 PM Would it not be reasonable though, rational-debate, to assume that your views are strongly.....
» 19/10/2012 4:08:57 PM Oh Ludwig, was I ignoring you? I'm sorry. >>Pericles, I take it by your non-answer .....
» 19/10/2012 8:17:24 AM A good point, Yabby, but still a tad off topic. >>Why don't we spend a share of our.....
» 18/10/2012 12:58:12 PM On that basis, Yabby, why bother to start a single-topic thread in the first place? >&.....
» 18/10/2012 9:39:58 AM Crikey, Ludwig. >>Crikey Pericles, I’ve just been reflecting on how totally wrong y.....
» 18/10/2012 9:02:06 AM Such confusion, Arjay. >>...unless they bring Glass Steagall back the derivative ma.....
» 18/10/2012 7:47:45 AM Ok, Marilyn Shepherd, I'm listening. >>She is not on some rich sinecure<< Th.....
» 17/10/2012 3:48:51 PM I shall treasure this, one under god. >>max said for a few hundred bucks ewe can al.....
» 17/10/2012 10:52:24 AM There you go again, Ludwig! >>The great flaw in Greenpeace’s philosophy is that the.....
» 17/10/2012 10:49:51 AM I think the line that blew my mind was this one: >>She is on a sinecure of about $1.....
» 16/10/2012 2:42:51 PM Thank you Bazz. >>Pericles & others; I am not sure that Arjay is totally wrong on t.....
» 16/10/2012 2:15:55 PM Classic, Ludwig. >>You know that your accusation of me being single-issue on popula.....
» 16/10/2012 10:36:40 AM Ludwig, we know you are a single-issue fanatic on the topic of population control. >&g.....
» 16/10/2012 10:06:44 AM There's a good reason for that, Mr Pendergrast. >>...as @Pericles has pointed out a.....
» 16/10/2012 9:54:47 AM That was a bit of an "ooops", wasn't it Arjay. >>...let's do the maths fo.....
» 15/10/2012 5:55:54 PM Thanks WmTrevor. Those sites make fascinating reading, don't they. >>Pericles, thou.....
» 15/10/2012 2:55:18 PM Why is this complete and utter misconception still doing the rounds? >>There are a.....
» 15/10/2012 2:25:55 PM Way to go, Mr Flynn! How to stretch an analogy to the point where it snaps under the strai.....
» 14/10/2012 11:31:52 PM At last, Arjay, some evidence that you actually do some research. >>Actually in my .....
» 11/10/2012 6:22:33 PM Just a random observation. "Property is run at a net loss when interest payments and.....
» 10/10/2012 11:06:27 AM Maybe it's just me, but this discussion seems to be going nowhere, Mr Pendergrast. >&g.....
» 9/10/2012 5:14:59 PM Is that right, Paul1405. >>Golly fellas, my 3 little pigs story was a gee up by thi.....
» 9/10/2012 5:06:51 PM Not again Arjay, please. >>Google Barnaby is Right and explain how our banks can ha.....
» 9/10/2012 2:03:46 PM I thought we had put that little sidetrack of yours to bed, CatMack. >>The fallacy .....
» 9/10/2012 1:29:40 PM As far as I can tell, the requests to boycott Mr Jones' programme have been made to the ad.....
» 8/10/2012 12:34:40 PM Or indeed, it could be entirely the other way around, Paul1405 >>Many theologians l.....
» 8/10/2012 10:47:31 AM You still haven't a single clue about finance, do you Arjay. >>China let the privat.....
» 8/10/2012 9:47:39 AM I guess that does surprise me, just a little, Mr Pendergrast. >>I think driving and.....
» 5/10/2012 6:31:10 PM Ok, Mr Pendergrast, we can leave the cruelty of keeping pets as our personal playthings ou.....
» 5/10/2012 11:19:26 AM Thanks for providing an impeccable logic trail on this one, Tony Lavis. It would have save.....
» 4/10/2012 1:27:16 PM Way to go, CatMack, to liven up the discussion. >>... it is also 'natural' to kill .....
» 3/10/2012 4:40:21 PM Not really, Philip S >>Your last statement "If she had, would you then have ac.....
» 3/10/2012 11:12:49 AM An intriguing concept, Philip S. >>If it was an ordinary citizen I would agree she .....
» 3/10/2012 9:25:51 AM Interesting theory, Philip S >>Pericles - I could be wrong but I believe what is be.....
» 3/10/2012 8:44:20 AM You are making an art-form out of willful blindness, Arjay. >>Pericles,the USA has .....
» 2/10/2012 7:46:15 PM Admit it, Shadow Minister. You're clutching at straws on this one. >>The settlement.....
» 2/10/2012 7:22:37 PM Forgive me my suspicious mind, Mr Pendergrast, but I doubt this very much indeed. >>.....
» 2/10/2012 9:27:21 AM Context is everything, Shadow Minister. Mr Ashby was suing the Government for not providi.....
» 30/09/2012 7:32:59 PM That just about sums it up, Mr Pendergrast. >>Okay, that’s fine if you consider a l.....
» 27/09/2012 6:15:35 PM Talking of 'addressing the reality', Arjay, you might try to take your own advice occasion.....
» 27/09/2012 6:04:47 PM That must have been be quite a shock for you, Kipp. >>When I found out that "G.....
» 27/09/2012 12:42:29 PM Ah, Mr Pendergrast, forced to resort to the "it's only my opinion, and I have a right.....
» 26/09/2012 5:30:06 PM I can back you up on that Dan D de Merengue. >>David F, You are totally wrong about.....
» 26/09/2012 10:52:34 AM Nice try, Arjay. It's known as getting your retaliation in first. >>Keep trying Per.....
» 26/09/2012 10:11:24 AM With pleasure, Mr Pendergrast. >>Please let me know how I have distorted your side .....
» 25/09/2012 2:12:23 PM If I can take your silence as agreement, Mr Pendergrast, we are at least able to move on f.....
» 25/09/2012 9:39:18 AM That's cheating, Squeers. >>Pericles, the concept of purpose suggests teleology<.....
» 25/09/2012 9:04:09 AM Your record on financial matters doesn't exactly inspire confidence when you make statemen.....
» 24/09/2012 7:05:20 PM Wow, Squeers. >>...your pragmatism is cynicism transcendent<< I really wish .....
» 24/09/2012 2:45:58 PM Apologies Dan S de Merengue, I forgot the other half of your interpretation, which is equa.....
» 24/09/2012 2:23:32 PM I guess it must be a form of therapy. At least, it's the only cogent reason I can come u.....
» 24/09/2012 1:31:21 PM Of course, Dan S de Merengue... >>Pericles, Correct me if I'm wrong...<< Hap.....
» 24/09/2012 11:59:16 AM It would help our discussion along, Mr Prendergast, if you didn't try to distort my side o.....
» 22/09/2012 7:00:57 PM Employing the same reasoning that underpins the truism "hard cases make bad law".....
» 22/09/2012 9:44:58 AM Only a public servant could have written these lines without their tongue firmly lodged in.....
» 21/09/2012 7:33:51 PM Well of course it does, Dan S de Merengue. >>In evolutionary terms, life evolves wi.....
» 21/09/2012 9:03:03 AM It always fascinates me how firmly you are able to grab the wrong end of the stick, Dan S .....
» 18/09/2012 10:05:06 AM The regular appearance of articles such as this - that claim awe as the exclusive province.....
» 16/09/2012 6:38:08 PM You have to hand it to the folk who made that movie, though, don't you. If in fact there i.....
» 16/09/2012 2:03:09 PM That's probably a good point to leave it, Ludwig, as we seem to be going round in the same.....
» 14/09/2012 11:25:30 AM Um... that was actually my point, rehctub. >>Pericles, no need to speak slowly, as .....
» 14/09/2012 10:04:18 AM I asked first, Ludwig. >> Come on, what do you think would happen if we had no envi.....
» 14/09/2012 9:50:59 AM I think that might be your personal best, sonofgloin, in terms of tap-dancing. Let me ref.....
» 13/09/2012 7:17:26 PM Right. I see now where you went wrong, sonofgloin. <<Pericles I took the $20 BILLIO.....
» 13/09/2012 10:40:42 AM Just one moment there, sonofgloin. >>Five years ago every man woman and child in Au.....
» 13/09/2012 10:27:19 AM How do I explain this, rehctub? Perhaps if I speak a little more slowly for you... >&.....
» 12/09/2012 5:37:08 PM Ok, so now we are discussing how inefficient our public servants are, and how they spend o.....
» 12/09/2012 4:20:16 PM As I tried to point out, Ludwig, we are polar opposites in our views on the fundamental va.....
» 12/09/2012 3:34:01 PM What a misanthropic bunch you are, to be sure. Not a single bone of humanity in your bodie.....
» 12/09/2012 11:11:38 AM That's better, Arjay. Stick to real-world issues. >>The banking system is also bein.....
» 12/09/2012 9:48:13 AM The image presented is that every asylum seeker is trousering a hundred grand. But the r.....
» 12/09/2012 8:36:50 AM To give a little more insight into my concerns over government intervention/spending, Ludw.....
» 11/09/2012 11:30:59 AM If you did, drab, then they are practically invisible. >>Pericles, Let's get real -.....
» 11/09/2012 10:57:10 AM Flattery will get you nowhere, Ludwig. >>Your oft-repeated lambasting of the public.....
» 11/09/2012 10:22:24 AM If only, Wm Trevor. If only. >>Good luck with your research<< Research is no.....
» 10/09/2012 6:22:57 PM It is at this point, Arjay, that someone should take you gently aside and impart the age-o.....
» 9/09/2012 7:40:13 PM "Accounting procedures", Arjay? >>Pericles,you think that you can confuse.....
» 8/09/2012 6:41:25 PM Sort of vaguely right, Arjay, as far as it goes. I know many ten-year-olds who can describ.....
» 7/09/2012 4:48:09 PM Ms Bishop, your slip is showing... "Legendary 16th century British author Samuel Joh.....
» 7/09/2012 4:33:23 PM I'm beginning to wonder, Arjay, whether even you understand what you are saying. 'Cos I'm .....
» 7/09/2012 4:04:47 PM What a disappointment. I saw the heading and thought, that's a good idea, let's lighten u.....
» 7/09/2012 3:58:34 PM Maybe not, Ludwig. >>What about all the securely well-off people all over this coun.....
» 7/09/2012 3:58:28 PM And while I am here, Ludwig... >>Why was the increased Greens vote at the last elec.....
» 6/09/2012 3:59:13 PM That makes more sense, KarlX. >>And I might swallow that alibi were it not for the .....
» 6/09/2012 3:35:45 PM Colour me Unconvinced. I am hampered by a fundamental commitment to the laws of supply an.....
» 6/09/2012 10:03:12 AM There is a chicken-and-egg situation here. >>They stay focused on "rates, road.....
» 6/09/2012 9:47:38 AM Voting Green has always seemed to me to be either a luxury vote or a sign of frustration, .....
» 6/09/2012 9:25:10 AM You misrepresent the nature of my enquiring mind, KarlX. >>I don't know much about .....
» 5/09/2012 5:48:30 PM Well... actually, you have, Divergence. >>Pericles, I haven't made any controversia.....
» 5/09/2012 3:42:58 PM Fascinating, the erroneous conclusions that you are able to arrive at, Shadow Minister, wi.....
» 5/09/2012 12:53:41 PM Or on the other hand, Divergence, you might not. >>You might consider the case of t.....
» 5/09/2012 11:30:54 AM Thanks, drab, for introducing me to the works of Dr Salter, who would appear at first glan.....
» 4/09/2012 3:09:17 PM I am aware of Professor Zoellner's opinion. "Ms Plibersek on Wednesday reiterated th.....
» 4/09/2012 9:44:13 AM I would have thought it obvious, Shadow Minister. >>Pericles, I see you just focus .....
» 3/09/2012 3:31:05 PM But of course you have, Shadow Minister. >>I have been the project director of proj.....
» 3/09/2012 12:15:26 PM Sorry, it's a bit OT, but I couldn't let this pass without comment, Jay Of Melbourne. >.....
» 3/09/2012 11:49:50 AM By completely sidestepping my question, Shadow Minister, you confirm my suspicion that you.....
» 3/09/2012 11:26:55 AM Highly unlikely. "Incumbent President Barack Obama, in contrast, is generally depict.....
» 2/09/2012 11:32:33 AM I find the whole idea of a conference of "non-aligned" countries quite fascinati.....
» 2/09/2012 9:35:45 AM Polite and reasonable as always, Shadow Minister. >>Pericles, You have completely m.....
» 1/09/2012 5:40:37 PM I'm certainly no expert on this, but I would imagine that eighteen months is a fairly shor.....
» 31/08/2012 10:15:45 PM That's not quite the full story, one under god. >>THESE DOLLARS DID NOT GO TO HELPI.....
» 30/08/2012 6:35:32 PM Your admiration of China's banking system isn't universal, Arjay. "Chinese Premier W.....
» 29/08/2012 8:05:52 AM Do your homework, Arjay, for goodness' sake. >>This is why the West is consumed by .....
» 27/08/2012 11:23:27 PM I'm sure you would, Geoff of Perth. >>I would love to play a game of poker with you.....
» 27/08/2012 6:56:32 PM Simply asserting the same things over again isn't particularly helpful, Geoff of Perth. &.....
» 27/08/2012 3:58:08 PM That's a new take on an old chestnut, Geoff of Perth. But as irrelevant as all the others......
» 27/08/2012 1:03:18 PM A very thin piece indeed. As VK3AUU points out, it is long on vague opinions about what i.....
» 24/08/2012 10:53:53 PM Arjay, I do wish you would stop pretending you know what a derivative is. >>Anthony.....
» 24/08/2012 6:11:57 PM That is hilarious, Voterland. >>So he invented the Votergram which went to every me.....
» 24/08/2012 5:52:42 PM There's more than a touch of chicken-and-egg here, Sells. >>...we would have no art.....
» 24/08/2012 3:50:18 PM You are right of course, Ludwig. >>So if I were he, I'd appreciate the will of the .....
» 24/08/2012 9:55:16 AM Thanks for reminding me, Ludwig. I had meant to respond, but got distracted. >>...t.....
» 24/08/2012 9:30:17 AM Well, it is slightly off-topic, Ludwig, but I'll bite. >>But governments are not di.....
» 23/08/2012 5:52:16 PM Fair enough. >>If you reckon I can’t see something, it is because I have carefully .....
» 23/08/2012 2:00:39 PM Nope. >>24 years in Perth. Does that count?<< That's just another country to.....
» 23/08/2012 8:00:58 AM That's a very odd question, Ludwig. >>So Pericles, do you consider yourself to be a.....
» 22/08/2012 5:47:02 PM A simple point, Ludwig. >>2005 I believe. What’s the point of the question?<<.....
» 22/08/2012 8:57:14 AM That's illogical, rehctub. >>I have recently engaged a contractor, looks like he wi.....
» 22/08/2012 8:29:40 AM Here's a little clarification for you, Ludwig. >>So then, let me see if I’ve got th.....
» 22/08/2012 7:59:46 AM Not quite, Ludwig. >>I mean, what is he suggesting – that because societies haven’t.....
» 21/08/2012 5:09:45 PM You are making a bit of a meal of this, rehctub. Your description of what you are obliged.....
» 21/08/2012 11:11:55 AM Fair enough, Ludwig. >>What more can I say? I just totally disagree with you.<&l.....
» 20/08/2012 5:13:24 PM So you don't like modern art, Mr Sellick. While that doesn't surprise me in the least, no.....
» 20/08/2012 3:03:44 PM Agreed, it's pretty trivial, Houellebecq. >>Just how much time does it take to tran.....
» 20/08/2012 2:57:55 PM Careful, Hasbeen. >>Even the French will have plans for attacking everyone, althoug.....
» 20/08/2012 11:54:16 AM Arjay, is looks to me that the "leak" was deliberate. I'm reasonably certain th.....
» 19/08/2012 4:07:40 PM What "terrible management regime", Ludwig? >>How can you condone the curr.....
» 18/08/2012 8:22:14 AM Nothing at all, Ludwig. >>So then, what have you got against regional centres?<&.....
» 17/08/2012 5:28:10 PM Not at all, Ludwig. >>But Pericles, they’re outside the city! And they are soooo di.....
» 16/08/2012 7:19:36 PM Oh dear, Ludwig. Do I detect some double standards operating here? >>The people hav.....
» 16/08/2012 12:17:46 PM It may surprise you to learn, Ludwig, that Sydney is surrounded by National Parks. >&.....
» 15/08/2012 4:41:46 PM An object lesson in what happens when governments meddle in the personal lives of its citi.....
» 15/08/2012 9:37:27 AM Pity. You might just learn something. >>We've been through this reality many times .....
» 15/08/2012 9:13:52 AM It is a pity that the discussion has degenerated into the usual pro-gay and anti-gay dialo.....
» 14/08/2012 8:22:34 PM It is sad that you once again refuse to see what is plain, simple and obvious, and instead.....
» 14/08/2012 5:41:23 PM Don't get sucked in, Bazz. You're better than that. >>No Pericles, I am always very.....
» 14/08/2012 5:22:27 PM We may be getting somewhere at last, Arjay. >>No the derivative market is not part .....
» 14/08/2012 4:30:11 PM Bribery only works for a short time, Ludwig. >>We’ve been talking about incentives .....
» 13/08/2012 6:25:03 PM I confess to being totally unmoved by art, as in pictures, paintings, sculptures and so on.....
» 13/08/2012 5:59:23 PM This is turning into one of the more entertaining threads on OLO. Conjecture, speculation,.....
» 13/08/2012 4:03:05 PM An interesting choice of population numbers, Ludwig. >>I reckon there is a balance .....
» 13/08/2012 3:17:22 PM I'm with RJStevens on this. Simply regurgitating a whole load of statistics from various .....
» 13/08/2012 11:57:25 AM I fully support the right of Chick-fil-A to operate their business on any basis that they .....
» 12/08/2012 2:59:05 PM We are drifting a little from the point, I suspect Ludwig. >>The longer term commer.....
» 10/08/2012 7:09:58 PM Just a thought, Arjay. What is the connection, in your mind, between the "$35 trilli.....
» 9/08/2012 5:14:38 PM How extremely depressing, to spend one's life in such an utterly pointless fashion. To be .....
» 9/08/2012 4:20:30 PM Don't be silly, Belly, I am sure your views are respected by all. >>Sonofglion I pr.....
» 9/08/2012 9:14:47 AM There's nothing wrong with a basic them'n'us whinge, of course. It's highly therapeutic,.....
» 9/08/2012 8:54:16 AM Your "for instance" is interesting, Ludwig. Did it have any direct bearing on ec.....
» 8/08/2012 8:40:42 AM Oh dear, yet another "us vs. them" article. The underlying assumption of which i.....
» 6/08/2012 2:18:09 PM As you suggest, Ludwig, it depends upon your point of view. >>Surely as society bec.....
» 6/08/2012 11:06:17 AM That's about it, Ludwig. >>Are you suggesting that it is not a fundamental role of .....
» 4/08/2012 3:43:09 PM Thanks for your sympathy, Bazz, but it is entirely misplaced. >>I feel sorry for Pe.....
» 3/08/2012 7:28:01 PM You can cross this one off your list of things to worry about, Arjay. >>...you have.....
» 3/08/2012 10:44:22 AM You say that as if it is a bad thing, progressive pat. >>It... painted a picture of.....
» 3/08/2012 10:20:46 AM I have to confess up front that I wouldn't live and work outside a major city even if you .....
» 3/08/2012 9:48:17 AM An entirely pointless "question". The fact that it is founded on an article in .....
» 31/07/2012 10:15:07 PM Oh come now, Arjay. Face it, you're not even fooling yourself any more. >>Pericle.....
» 31/07/2012 8:36:12 PM Sadly - but inevitably - you are backing another dud horse, Arjay. >>have you read .....
» 31/07/2012 6:07:53 PM And not only the Olympics have degenerated in this fashion, David G. >>Instead it i.....
» 31/07/2012 5:55:51 PM Absolutely, Curmudgeon. >>Actually part of teh fun of this site is that they print .....
» 31/07/2012 1:44:15 PM Ah, the still small voice of sanity and reason. Thank you, Danielle. >>I agree that.....
» 31/07/2012 1:27:38 PM Anyone who takes any aspect of the modern Olympic Games seriously, suffers from a fundamen.....
» 31/07/2012 12:05:57 PM Please, Shadow Minister, this is serious. >>What they should use is the data from C.....
» 31/07/2012 11:52:34 AM A solid article in the main, with just a few blind alleys. The main thrust - that US manu.....
» 30/07/2012 8:15:30 PM It's all a bit thin, though, isn't it Mr Gruen. >>I AM suggesting that there's some.....
» 29/06/2012 12:20:12 AM This is getting a little silly, Arjay. >>OUR banks strongly support the ETS since t.....
» 27/06/2012 5:11:18 PM It is Wikipedia's explanation, one under god, not mine. >>so lets begin with explai.....
» 27/06/2012 4:53:29 PM That kinda sums it up. "Amending the Marriage Act would be evidence of the social co.....
» 27/06/2012 9:10:00 AM That's a logical inconsistency, Arjay. >>Pericles not everyone one lost.If you have.....
» 26/06/2012 11:29:44 PM It's impressive that you managed to type "CDS" into Google, Arjay, and fantastic.....
» 26/06/2012 1:34:29 PM Are you refusing to listen, Arjay, or simply refusing to hear? >>Ostrich economics .....
» 26/06/2012 9:00:20 AM My advice to you one under god is the same as for Arjay: learn a little more from factual .....
» 26/06/2012 12:14:50 AM These two sentences from Barnaby's page are positively cringeworthy. "$1.76 Trillion.....
» 25/06/2012 9:37:45 AM The extent of Mr Nicholls' self-delusion is becoming more evident each time he posts. >.....
» 24/06/2012 5:36:53 PM Principle, KarlX? Moi? >>Come now you don't really buy the line that Pericles is ca.....
» 23/06/2012 6:38:36 PM Thanks for proving my point so thoroughly, one under god......
» 23/06/2012 6:35:08 PM Your rants just get better and better, don't they Mr Nicholls. >>...you are probabl.....
» 22/06/2012 2:14:34 PM I would, one under god, if I believed for one split nanosecond that you would even half-un.....
» 22/06/2012 1:08:11 PM Beautifully put, Jon J. >>The best way to assure the welfare of future generations .....
» 22/06/2012 12:24:51 PM Don't be so hard on yourself Mr Nicholls. >>I would have to agree that my article h.....
» 22/06/2012 9:51:56 AM Not quite, Mr Nicholls. >>Your pathetic interpretation of the 2012 GAC came out of .....
» 21/06/2012 1:19:42 PM Actually, it was you, Mr Nicholls, who put the idea into my head. >>...one can only.....
» 21/06/2012 10:13:07 AM Still tap-dancing, I see. >>...there is no real message - only words<< If it.....
» 21/06/2012 9:52:48 AM Interesting starting point, Belly. >>Seems certain Greece must default<< I w.....
» 21/06/2012 9:05:32 AM Hello again, Mr Nicholls. Let's see what you've got for me this time. >>You do seem.....
» 20/06/2012 4:22:32 PM In my household, the early warning that I am about to be on the losing end of an argument .....
» 20/06/2012 4:00:16 PM The reason that I tend to write in such a black-and-white manner, Ludwig, is to provide co.....
» 20/06/2012 2:22:39 PM I just lurrve the way you go around wagging your finger at me, Mr Nicholls. It is positive.....
» 20/06/2012 9:30:26 AM I think that a quick trip to the dictionary might be in order, one under god. >>Fed.....
» 20/06/2012 8:53:31 AM George, you spoiled a good punch combination by leaving your jaw horribly exposed. >&g.....
» 19/06/2012 4:38:46 PM Once again, Ludwig, you fall dramatically short on the practicability test. >>The m.....
» 18/06/2012 4:11:50 PM Problem is, Ludwig, apart from any and every other consideration, we're at the wrong point.....
» 18/06/2012 1:28:28 PM That's an interesting comparison, Mr Nicholls. >>But if we consider the 147,000 peo.....
» 18/06/2012 12:56:06 PM In order to be relevant, Local Councils should provide some tangible value to their ratepa.....
» 18/06/2012 11:53:25 AM You have some way to go yet, Mr Nicholls: http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/no-room-at-the-inn-20.....
» 18/06/2012 11:37:21 AM What is "hopeless", Ludwig, is the concept that any form of government intervent.....
» 18/06/2012 8:20:27 AM Well I for one don't "get it", Killarney. >>Either people get it or they .....
» 17/06/2012 10:30:30 AM The answer is yes, Hasbeen. Politicians do believe they are a separate species, worthy of .....
» 17/06/2012 9:55:37 AM I make no apologies for being a realist, Ludwig. >>...why don’t you have any answer.....
» 15/06/2012 5:02:58 PM You would possibly have had more credibility, Ludwig, if you had picked just one example f.....
» 15/06/2012 10:17:56 AM True, Ludwig. >>Let’s strive to make that level a whole lot lower by 2050... Crikey.....
» 14/06/2012 7:33:03 PM It must be a blow, discovering your hero has feet of clay, Arjay. And I never, ever thoug.....
» 14/06/2012 7:27:04 PM Reading articles like this sets my teeth on edge. So many words. So little meaning. &qu.....
» 14/06/2012 11:19:27 AM Apart from the strong whiff of political hypocrisy in Ms Bishop's article (how come hypocr.....
» 13/06/2012 8:47:43 AM I think you are missing the point, Saltpetre. >>I still think the Loyalist vs Repub.....
» 12/06/2012 3:02:57 PM I certainly don't mind it when you contradict me, Dan S de Merengue. But it is considered .....
» 12/06/2012 9:15:07 AM Neatly summarised, Dan S de Merengue. I totally agree. >>And a miraculous event suc.....
» 12/06/2012 8:44:17 AM This is either a simple misunderstanding, Saltpetre, or a form of wilful blindness. >&.....
» 11/06/2012 1:29:58 PM Looks like I'm back on the list again. Phew. But this was a puzzle... >>As a gener.....
» 11/06/2012 9:30:52 AM Not sure about that, WmTrevor. >>New Atheism wants to be the Church of Rome – with .....
» 10/06/2012 7:42:41 PM Oh dear. I thought I was on the list. Never mind. >>Pericles, having to explain som.....
» 10/06/2012 7:00:02 PM To me, the most impressive hero is an ordinary person who, finding themselves in an extrao.....
» 10/06/2012 6:33:51 PM So you keep saying, Mr Nicholls >>Atheism today is more than just acknowledging the.....
» 10/06/2012 9:58:36 AM What an extraordinary concept, Mr Nicholls. >>There is no compunction to watch any .....
» 9/06/2012 11:42:06 AM The line between sarcasm and commentary in your posts is sometimes difficult to discern, J.....
» 9/06/2012 11:05:05 AM Yep, there are always Greg Donnellys, in every generation. Oh dear, Michael Jackson clutc.....
» 8/06/2012 12:45:55 PM Ah, praise the Lord and pass the mustard. Alabama has enacted a Bill that protects them fr.....
» 8/06/2012 11:54:57 AM That is definitely something to look forward to, Jon J. >>...my next contribution: .....
» 7/06/2012 12:27:39 PM Despite the momentary distraction of Mrs Slocombe's pussy, there is another image I just c.....
» 7/06/2012 9:34:50 AM Oh noes! Not another sooper-seekrit, Arjay... >>David Uran has written a book sayin.....
» 6/06/2012 5:12:04 PM Whatever your view of The Guardian may be, Arjay... >>Pericles I don't we can belie.....
» 6/06/2012 8:42:55 AM Hmmmm. Most worthy, Yuyutsu. >>Yes, Pericles: I find it immoral to send electromagn.....
» 6/06/2012 8:25:24 AM An interesting throwaway line, Arjay. >>I think Putin has Russia's well being upper.....
» 5/06/2012 7:42:16 PM A typically sour rant from Mr Pilger, but remarkably on target for a change. There is li.....
» 5/06/2012 7:24:40 PM Until now, my natural good manners have prevented me from posting here. But since we have.....
» 5/06/2012 9:15:34 AM Does this mean you don't have a mobile phone, Yuyutsu? >>That would be an interesti.....
» 5/06/2012 9:02:57 AM Word to the wise, Agronomist. You haven't quite got the hang of this conspiracy stuff yet.....
» 5/06/2012 8:50:59 AM I am aware that you believe this to be the case, rehctub, but that does not make it true. .....
» 4/06/2012 9:56:28 AM Which raises another question, Cynnamon. >>...over 50% of respondents to my survey .....
» 4/06/2012 9:34:47 AM While I recognize that the article is intended to be humourous, it does raise some interes.....
» 4/06/2012 8:49:55 AM This is the first genuinely convincing argument that I have seen in the entire debate. Unf.....
» 3/06/2012 3:13:25 PM Just a thought, Cynnamon. I had a quick look at your question set, and it limits response.....
» 3/06/2012 3:01:08 PM Stop wriggling, Chris C. It is not a good look. >>Pericles, Marriage is a contract .....
» 2/06/2012 1:45:09 PM Perhaps, Arjay. >>Ahmadinejad has never said he would wipe Israel off the map.He sa.....
» 2/06/2012 1:28:02 PM Ignoring population issues for a moment Ludwig, there is an essential contradiction in you.....
» 1/06/2012 11:56:08 AM Change of pace, anyone? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=il4VDf-ugPI Try it. You might jus.....
» 1/06/2012 10:54:35 AM Rhosty, I'm afraid you still have a few gaps in your understanding of the derivative marke.....
» 1/06/2012 10:22:02 AM Ya think, Jay Of Melbourne? >>...so "Racism" is a baseless charge against.....
» 1/06/2012 10:12:18 AM "Word theft", Chris C? >>It is beyond satire that this attempted word the.....
» 31/05/2012 4:12:29 PM You're kidding, surely? http://www.werribeecc.com/historypics/tour.html It could almost .....
» 31/05/2012 4:07:26 PM What short memories we seem to have. >>I was merely pointing out that a skills shor.....
» 30/05/2012 3:17:40 PM I suspect - although I don't know for certain, Yuyutsu - that it might be possible to have.....
» 30/05/2012 2:42:15 PM The entire concept of transfer pricing relies upon the ability to identify where and when .....
» 29/05/2012 4:00:06 PM ...or, in the interests of balance, Julia Gillard's principles......
» 29/05/2012 11:51:25 AM According to their web site, "The SKA could detect organic molecules in space" a.....
» 29/05/2012 9:05:38 AM It is obviously commendable that you are standing firm against the tide of progress, Yuyut.....
» 28/05/2012 6:22:07 PM I don't pretend for a moment to follow your logic, Rhosty. But a couple of soundbites got .....
» 28/05/2012 10:55:29 AM This is a big topic for a short article to cover adequately. In fact, there is only room f.....
» 25/05/2012 3:06:17 PM Such indignation, FP72E. >>Remember, it's designed specifically for sexual titillat.....
» 25/05/2012 11:09:55 AM What Constitutional Crisis? It all seems to be functioning perfectly normally to me. Not .....
» 25/05/2012 10:32:58 AM Somehow I doubt whether either Kate Lundy or runner would be in the target demographic for.....
» 25/05/2012 8:59:43 AM Somehow I don't think you are paying attention, Arjay. >>Double entry book keeping .....
» 24/05/2012 10:08:07 AM It all depends on how you look at it, Rhosty. >>Share trading by computer generated.....
» 24/05/2012 9:43:11 AM Hey, can't a guy take a day off from the Forum to grind his plutocratic capitalist boot-he.....
» 22/05/2012 4:59:50 PM Ok, let's stop bickering and just concentrate on shedding some light on all of this. Let'.....
» 22/05/2012 12:22:30 PM Just as I thought, Rhosty. >>I do know what a derivative is... It is a form of para.....
» 22/05/2012 11:14:34 AM I know, WmTrevor. >>Considerate but wasted advice<< They do say it is a sign.....
» 22/05/2012 9:57:06 AM I suspect that you didn't read the article at all, did you Pseudonym (if that is indeed yo.....
» 22/05/2012 8:40:54 AM As you know, Arjay, I don't "insist" anything. >>Do you still insist that.....
» 21/05/2012 10:16:12 PM I think granny was right, Arjay. Not a single word of your last post makes any sense at a.....
» 21/05/2012 3:28:31 PM Any chance you might have another look at the question, Arjay? Re: "a separate tradi.....
» 21/05/2012 9:52:44 AM Interesting. >>The BRICS nations are now Brazil,Russia, India, China and South Afri.....
» 21/05/2012 8:38:54 AM Appreciate the thought, Poirot. >>Crushing blow, Pericles. However, I trust you'll .....
» 20/05/2012 10:02:32 PM Still missing the point, Mr Nicholls. >>The way you might like to run the AFA and h.....
» 20/05/2012 11:15:12 AM Priorities, Mr Nicholls? >>Your priorities might be submissions to government<&l.....
» 19/05/2012 4:00:39 PM I think it was the shadows made by the trees that fascinated me, Poirot. >>I was so.....
» 19/05/2012 3:45:29 PM Just a thought, FP72E. "Oh no, Is nothing sacred? We now have a GIRL Wiggle" S.....
» 19/05/2012 3:33:31 PM There is no doubt that our political system is fractured, but there is nothing to be gaine.....
» 19/05/2012 2:56:30 PM Intriguing little throwaway line there, Rhosty. >>...given the world is still tryin.....
» 19/05/2012 2:42:38 PM You have a good point, Yabby. >>Some atheist lobby group should be screaming from .....
» 19/05/2012 11:26:27 AM Yep, that's the problem, right there Jon J. >>It's funny how many people calling th.....
» 18/05/2012 3:53:19 PM I'm not sure that has to with left-wingery, Aristocrat. >>It has every lefty cliché.....
» 18/05/2012 3:15:24 PM I'll give it a shot, Jon J. >>Now, do I hear six? Anyone?<< How about this? .....
» 18/05/2012 9:40:07 AM Neatly summarized, WmTrevor. >>I now know also, why the other hand was preoccupied&.....
» 17/05/2012 5:45:25 PM Well, it was great to have you visit again, Philip. Do make sure you drop in again soon - .....
» 17/05/2012 5:19:54 PM Always happy to bring a little mirth into people's lives, DreamOn. I am a little puzzled .....
» 17/05/2012 7:46:44 AM The "level of democracy" is a very accurate description of the problem, phooey .....
» 16/05/2012 3:44:54 PM Oh dear, Arjay, not again. >>We have the absolute scientific proof that explosives .....
» 16/05/2012 3:33:34 PM Elementary mathematics, Arjay. It's called compound interest. >>I see no evidence o.....
» 16/05/2012 12:13:36 PM Some shocking numbers here, Ludwig, for sure. The one that rocked me to my bootstraps was.....
» 16/05/2012 8:18:50 AM A fascinating insight into your views on human sexuality, Dan S de Merengue. >>When.....
» 15/05/2012 5:22:15 PM There's no point in being judgemental on the quality, Hasbeen. That misses the entire poin.....
» 15/05/2012 2:21:54 PM (imajulianutter, I'd be grateful if you could pass this on to whistler, when you have a mo.....
» 15/05/2012 11:02:03 AM Nor was I suggesting that you should, Bernard. >>My article however was not a summa.....
» 14/05/2012 4:43:01 PM You are missing the really important points, whistler, and focussing on irrelevancies. &g.....
» 14/05/2012 4:20:50 PM I realize that you are not talking to me, whistler. But I can't let you get away with simp.....
» 14/05/2012 3:38:39 PM You need to be more careful with statistics, Bernard, that's for sure. However, you need .....
» 14/05/2012 3:06:10 PM Yeah, so what. The entire concept of "social media" is an exercise in devaluati.....
» 14/05/2012 2:09:57 PM Your arguments don't get any sharper with the passing of the years, do they, whistler. &g.....
» 13/05/2012 6:12:56 PM Great imagery, Killarney. >>The problem with women politicians in Australia is that.....
» 13/05/2012 11:52:08 AM Still feisty, I see whistler. But as unconvincing as ever. >>A leader appointed by .....
» 12/05/2012 4:51:02 PM Well, hello again whistler. >>Constitutional reform is all that’s required, a refer.....
» 12/05/2012 11:06:34 AM Not at all, Arjay. >>Pericles,you again miss the point.<< The only point I w.....
» 11/05/2012 4:32:51 PM Wow, jayb. >>One hotel holds 55000 people<< Must be a challenge when they al.....
» 11/05/2012 10:41:42 AM So true, Houellebecq. >> I know heaps of people who have monogamous live-in relatio.....
» 11/05/2012 10:17:35 AM Up to a point, Lord Copper. "Julia Gillard thus broke through the barrier recognised.....
» 11/05/2012 9:57:21 AM I'm with Graham on this. The Budget was, regrettably, exactly the kind of Budget you would.....
» 11/05/2012 9:24:41 AM Some very special people have the instant ability to polarize opinion. Paul Keating was on.....
» 11/05/2012 8:59:05 AM It's actually those damn butterflies again. http://www.uh.edu/engines/epi652.htm It has .....
» 10/05/2012 10:37:49 PM I tips me lid, Houellebecq. A most complete response, perfect in every detail......
» 10/05/2012 10:49:17 AM The point is, Saltpetre, that neither religion nor atheism is an "answer". >.....
» 10/05/2012 8:58:28 AM An article so full of portentous generalizations simply had to have a puritanical Christia.....
» 9/05/2012 5:34:47 PM Not credible, Hasbeen. >>They probably had their secret police find those few who a.....
» 9/05/2012 5:29:25 PM I will take this issue seriously, only when I hear those people who cry "tax avoidanc.....
» 9/05/2012 5:01:44 PM To be honest, I had to Google it, Athene. >>Is anyone not familiar with the Bratz d.....
» 8/05/2012 6:40:16 PM The other possibility, Killarney, which R0bert also alludes to, is that your method of mea.....
» 8/05/2012 2:21:30 PM I think you have made your position on religion crystal clear, Yuyutsu, even if that posit.....
» 8/05/2012 11:06:07 AM We bring it upon ourselves, of course. Given the choice between self-sufficiency, self-rel.....
» 7/05/2012 5:04:51 PM Maybe I was being too obscure, Saltpetre. >>BTW, Belfast is politics<< The B.....
» 7/05/2012 4:33:57 PM That is a fairly... ummm, energetic misreading of my post, Yuyutsu. >>What you are .....
» 7/05/2012 4:07:34 PM Oh dear. Another "what to do about China" article. Written by politicians. This.....
» 7/05/2012 11:33:19 AM Gee, Yuyutsu. >>Religion cannot be unified, not for the reasons you mentioned, but .....
» 7/05/2012 9:48:09 AM That's a very sad farewell note, Saltpetre. >>...the focus should be on the present.....
» 6/05/2012 1:14:00 PM There may be a pattern discernible here. According to the author: "In Europe, there.....
» 5/05/2012 6:26:10 PM I'm a city boy, so help me out here. What's a "farm"?.....
» 5/05/2012 6:18:55 PM I didn't have lending in mind when I had my whinge, Yabby. Just the sheer, unadulterated i.....
» 5/05/2012 9:08:02 AM Before sounding off, it might be useful to ponder exactly what we "want" from ou.....
» 4/05/2012 5:56:17 PM That is intended to be "clear", Athene? >>To be clear: sexuality for wome.....
» 3/05/2012 10:33:47 PM This would seem to be a step in the right direction. http://www.todayonline.com/World/EDC.....
» 3/05/2012 5:44:07 PM h, George, you clearly haven't met Dan S de Merengue. >>I don’t know of a serious C.....
» 3/05/2012 8:56:36 AM OT, I'm afraid, but I couldn't let this note of dane's to pass without comment. >>&.....
» 2/05/2012 2:02:31 PM Thanks for doing the legwork, WmTrevor. >>There seemed to be broad consensus that g.....
» 2/05/2012 9:34:18 AM I'd be disturbed too, Squeers,if I thought that way. >>I don't believe paedophiles .....
» 1/05/2012 11:08:49 AM Returning for a moment to the original topic (yeah, I know, how boring), I'd like to make .....
» 1/05/2012 9:38:12 AM A nicely balanced article. The holes in the Austrian School position are neatly examined,.....
» 1/05/2012 9:01:24 AM Ummm, here's a thought, Ms Bueskens. "Porn hurts women, so say the partners of users.....
» 30/04/2012 8:32:56 PM It's the same problem that we had here in NSW when the dams started to run dry, not so lon.....
» 30/04/2012 1:05:34 PM Interesting angle, Bazz, and spot on. >>Actually Baygon, in the case of the employe.....
» 27/04/2012 9:15:32 AM An interesting observation stevenlmeyer. But is it particularly surprising? I would have t.....
» 24/04/2012 3:43:00 PM So am I, alwaysalearner. So am I. >>I am particularly interested in the alternate w.....
» 24/04/2012 3:25:53 PM That's all a bit unhelpful, crabsy. Needs a bit more work, I feel. >>Human consciou.....
» 24/04/2012 11:46:22 AM This is nothing more than advertorial for Mr Wilson's "Sophia Think Tank", and a.....
» 24/04/2012 11:11:37 AM I've no idea who told you this, Rhosty... >>We are told the true test of genuine in.....
» 24/04/2012 9:06:33 AM This is all a little... desperate, isn't it Mr Christensen? >>Doubtless, numerous u.....
» 23/04/2012 4:01:07 PM I find it a little sad, chrisdbarry, that you cannot grasp such a simple fact. >>Pe.....
» 21/04/2012 6:05:00 PM It's not my classification, Tony Lavis. >>It starts with people like Pericles arbit.....
» 21/04/2012 8:59:01 AM Jeez, chrisdbarry, how many more times do I need to say it? >>If you wish to make a.....
» 20/04/2012 4:02:01 PM Really, woot? >>Atheism has no brands<< You already gave me a couple - gnost.....
» 20/04/2012 11:31:43 AM Ooops... Sorry Graham.....
» 20/04/2012 11:30:33 AM Le mot juste. >>OUG... autodidactic stoner speculation<< Thank you Bugsy......
» 20/04/2012 11:22:40 AM Thank you for explaining your position on theist/atheist and gnostic/agnostic, woot. >.....
» 20/04/2012 9:02:32 AM So, both a botto and a birdo, Ludwig. >>I’m an even madder botto than birdo<<.....
» 20/04/2012 8:58:37 AM Not sure of your point, chrisdbarry. >>Please don't deign to take it upon yourself .....
» 19/04/2012 3:54:02 PM That is precisely what I have been trying to get across to you, woot. >>Maybe you s.....
» 19/04/2012 3:30:10 PM A disturbing analogy, ybgirp. >>...it still seems a shame to defecate in one's livi.....
» 19/04/2012 3:18:03 PM I suspect you may be largely correct in your summation, David Palmer. >>This is the.....
» 19/04/2012 8:57:57 AM You are still looking at it through your population-control-at-all-costs lens, Ludwig. Yo.....
» 18/04/2012 5:04:22 PM I'm still cross. So here's a bit more of the same. Prior to "New Atheism", I wa.....
» 18/04/2012 4:42:15 PM Now I'm completely confused as to who is agreeing with whom. >>Poirot's right, Peri.....
» 18/04/2012 1:45:55 PM Perhaps not, Belly. >>See we are mostly ABC watchers<< You won't find anyone.....
» 18/04/2012 10:29:28 AM Nope, ybgirp. Neither. >>You're either brave or foolish... perhaps both.<< J.....
» 18/04/2012 9:58:25 AM Get real, Ludwig >>And erm…. you’ve completely avoided giving straight answers this.....
» 18/04/2012 9:23:58 AM I must confess that when I read the retiring Senator's speech, my first thought was ".....
» 18/04/2012 8:48:37 AM There you go Squeers. We differ again. No surprise there. >>...I'm critical of the .....
» 17/04/2012 7:05:08 PM Um, what, Fester? >>...how is letting people determine their own population an act .....
» 17/04/2012 5:07:50 PM That's already a contradiction, mralstoner, right there: >>Pericles, you seem to pu.....
» 17/04/2012 4:57:23 PM You certainly don't give that impresssion, popnperish. >>I differ from Juche in tha.....
» 17/04/2012 4:24:40 PM Oh, good grief. Another bloody atheist-on-a-mission. >>...in the interests of build.....
» 17/04/2012 9:09:47 AM What is there to comment on, Arjay? >>Very few will comment because they don't have.....
» 17/04/2012 8:52:54 AM Deadly, Scribe. How's your copperplate?.....
» 17/04/2012 8:48:46 AM You keep asking the same question, Ludwig. >>Pericles, what do you want to see – co.....
» 17/04/2012 8:33:34 AM Sadly, so predictable. A doctor goes to a legal convention, and complains they didn't add.....
» 16/04/2012 3:27:05 PM I am perfectly well aware of what you *want*, popnperish. >>...what we want are eno.....
» 16/04/2012 1:23:04 PM Am I alone in looking forward to the author's follow-up article. What happened to him at .....
» 16/04/2012 1:08:30 PM ¿qué? >>Glad you read my 'South Africa' as 'South Australia' because that is indeed.....
» 16/04/2012 12:47:07 PM I wouldn't put money on that if I were you, Mr Laidlaw. But I suspect you wouldn't anyway......
» 16/04/2012 10:01:20 AM I can certainly understand the concern about overpopulation of Nigeria, and sub-Saharan Af.....
» 16/04/2012 9:43:28 AM Count me out, Paul1405. >>I know, like me, everyone on the Forum will be saddened b.....
» 16/04/2012 8:59:15 AM The problem with starting an article with a false premise, is that the only direction it c.....
» 13/04/2012 9:42:26 AM I'm afraid that you are in for a bitter disappointment, Mr Palmer. If what you say is acc.....
» 13/04/2012 8:41:40 AM Wow, popnperish, this is pure gold. >>Pericles You wonder why economies of scale do.....
» 12/04/2012 5:42:58 PM Boy, how I wish that Tertullian guy was around today. >>Tertullian is most renown[e.....
» 12/04/2012 5:32:04 PM One aspect of this argument puzzles me. When I was looking at setting up a business back .....
» 12/04/2012 1:04:11 PM Yup. Absolutely spot on, runner. >>Poirot 'I'm fascinated by the way you pick-and-c.....
» 12/04/2012 9:39:56 AM You seem a little upset, JP. I'm not sure why, as you seem to have it pretty well sorted.......
» 11/04/2012 6:50:07 PM I thought I had already cleared this up in a previous post, progressive pat. >>That.....
» 11/04/2012 11:31:45 AM I don't think so, JP. >>Pericles – but you miss the point. In an atheistic universe.....
» 11/04/2012 9:23:53 AM It is one of the really fun aspects of this forum - and bar-room arguments, come to that -.....
» 11/04/2012 9:01:04 AM An article so thin, it is transparent. "...because there is no point to their existe.....
» 10/04/2012 7:49:49 PM It is a puzzling line that you are pushing at the moment, Arjay. In the cause of trying to.....
» 10/04/2012 6:12:58 PM Not sure about that, Dan S de Merengue. >>It's the creationists that are the natura.....
» 10/04/2012 1:48:55 PM What would a post from Sells be, without its doublethink moment. >>To understand th.....
» 10/04/2012 1:29:30 PM Another day, another "cause". Surely, if this were a significant problem, there.....
» 10/04/2012 10:24:13 AM It is of course not true that gays are forbidden to marry. A homosexual male can marry a .....
» 10/04/2012 8:52:22 AM Once again, I only managed to watch the first few exchanges on Q&A. The whole programme se.....
» 9/04/2012 10:24:48 PM You are kidding yourself, Arjay, on two fronts. >>Pericles,Miners don't have to bor.....
» 9/04/2012 7:42:08 PM Coming from you, Arjay, that is a very confusing position to adopt. >>If they don't.....
» 9/04/2012 5:21:43 PM Exactly, Arjay. >>Our population of 1976 was half that of the present and we didn't.....
» 7/04/2012 4:14:04 PM Leaving aside for a moment the fairy stories about yellow brick roads and wicked witches, .....
» 7/04/2012 10:05:51 AM They must have been really, really unlucky, woot. >>But I definitely know of others.....
» 6/04/2012 5:45:41 PM Simply staggering, woot. >>...but being a known non-believer? No one would refer bu.....
» 6/04/2012 11:21:31 AM Oh dear, woot. Now it's the "poor me, the victim" schtick. >>It's not abo.....
» 5/04/2012 9:35:30 AM Tiny correction, Arjay. >>Mostly I ignore BS and post nothing<< I know you a.....
» 5/04/2012 9:03:20 AM Thanks for the chuckle, woot. >>*rolls-eyes*<< It was fun reading your post,.....
» 4/04/2012 5:22:58 PM So it will be, at base, a rant against religion and religious institutions, woot. >>.....
» 4/04/2012 9:30:27 AM The similarities are actually quite compelling, WmTrevor. >>But as conventions go a.....
» 4/04/2012 9:01:21 AM My first thought, from looking at the article's subtitle, was "we already did that&qu.....
» 4/04/2012 8:33:38 AM Once again, with exquisite precision, Mr Nicholls has provided us with all the arguments n.....
» 3/04/2012 2:50:24 PM This is getting rather pathetic, Arjay. >>OUG has sourced several reports including.....
» 3/04/2012 11:45:16 AM I'm saddened by all this pompous blathering about atheist "conventions", "g.....
» 2/04/2012 7:04:02 PM I am forever impressed by the ability of some to see every situation is stark black and wh.....
» 2/04/2012 6:46:48 PM The election was conducted according to the rules. The result was therefore entirely fair .....
» 2/04/2012 7:31:28 AM You missed the question, Arjay, in your excitement to cut'n'paste your standard-issue rant.....
» 2/04/2012 7:17:29 AM Why not simply admit that you were wrong, Arjay. Then we can all move on. >>It does.....
» 1/04/2012 9:18:05 AM I wondered when you'd get to that, Arjay. >>This is why some refer to it as the mar.....
» 1/04/2012 9:15:34 AM It's getting more obvious by the minute, Arjay, that you are just having a lend of us. Y.....
» 31/03/2012 3:42:45 PM My chances of selling you that Bridge increase with your every post, Arjay. >>Peric.....
» 31/03/2012 9:16:47 AM This is getting so bizarre, Arjay, that once again I am forced to consider the possibility.....
» 31/03/2012 8:43:23 AM For me, the last dozen or so posts illustrate perfectly why it is dangerous to teach ".....
» 30/03/2012 3:22:50 PM I hope you don't mind, Arjay, but I'm going to refer you back to this thread in future, if.....
» 30/03/2012 12:43:21 PM Just a thought... is this the full Pilger piece? It seems to dribble to a close far earlie.....
» 29/03/2012 5:02:38 PM Oh, Arjay. Please. >>This means that in 2013 if you want medical care and don't hav.....
» 29/03/2012 12:36:12 PM Thanks ybgirp, now I understand. >>...words to the effect that Humanists make the u.....
» 29/03/2012 8:51:14 AM Fair go, folk. So it's not a perfect questionnaire, as surveys go. Yes, it does display .....
» 29/03/2012 8:20:52 AM Oh, and another thing, Arjay. >>Add into the mix a growing public awareness of the .....
» 29/03/2012 8:12:29 AM Way to go Arjay. Anything but answer a straight question, eh. >>Pericles,China migh.....
» 29/03/2012 7:57:00 AM You're on shaky ground here, Yuyutsu. >><<Humanists do no meet for the purpos.....
» 28/03/2012 8:43:47 AM I realize that, Yuyutsu. >>What I try to demonstrate here, is that although humanis.....
» 28/03/2012 7:43:19 AM Yeah yeah, Arjay. >>There are just so many thick heads who refuse to look at the re.....
» 27/03/2012 1:17:04 PM One of the delights of OLO is that it is home to the most sweeping of unsupported, sound-b.....
» 27/03/2012 12:38:58 PM It was a generic "you", Chris Lewis. >>Nice of you to assume i have lost .....
» 27/03/2012 10:10:40 AM I haven't been reading your posts for a while now, one under god, but Loudmouth's observat.....
» 27/03/2012 8:51:18 AM That's an interesting conclusion to draw from the article you posted, Chris Lewis. >&g.....
» 27/03/2012 8:10:17 AM Well put, Squeers, my thoughts precisely. >>...worse, he goes on to breathe life in.....
» 26/03/2012 12:51:01 PM With respect, Chris Lewis... >>Actually there is a role for a Gaming Commission to .....
» 26/03/2012 11:57:51 AM Of course there should be references to religious beliefs in the relevant areas of the sch.....
» 26/03/2012 9:08:42 AM Whooosh! Unless I am much mistaken, WmTrevor, that's the sound of this little gem of your.....
» 26/03/2012 8:58:46 AM That's what they want you to think, Anthonyve. >>I think it's the Swiss who do the .....
» 26/03/2012 8:51:26 AM For me, the most fascinating aspect of Clive Palmer's outbursts is that he is perhaps demo.....
» 26/03/2012 8:28:09 AM It is probably churlish of me to point out, but the suggestion the government has any role.....
» 26/03/2012 8:01:08 AM The hills are alive, with the sound of... ...dogwhistles. Forget the facts. Or, if reall.....
» 23/03/2012 7:17:27 PM A small, but telling, omission Arjay. >>The Citizen's Electoral Council is neither .....
» 23/03/2012 6:51:52 PM All very worthy sentiments, I'm sure. >>Such a Basic Income would provide the found.....
» 21/03/2012 3:15:29 PM Another farrago of half-truths, Arjay. When are you going to learn, that no-one is at all .....
» 21/03/2012 2:31:29 PM Excellent question, Mr Coleridge. "So how do we answer Gherush 92?" My opinion.....
» 21/03/2012 6:54:52 AM Way to go, Arjay, to prove Atman's point for him. >>For some, the eagerness to beco.....
» 20/03/2012 2:29:22 PM Oh, the shame of it... >>Pericles moved the decimal point so to speak<< Just.....
» 20/03/2012 2:15:23 PM Nah. It's just a commercial. "Scientific research will guide most decisions on best .....
» 20/03/2012 10:42:13 AM Interesting perspective Houellebecq. But I think you may have answered the question yourse.....
» 20/03/2012 10:16:43 AM Let's not get too emotive about stealing from the public and giving to a bunch of wastrels.....
» 20/03/2012 9:35:44 AM It's the cabin of a crashed plane. And 23 people. Gotta love this stuff!.....
» 20/03/2012 8:53:10 AM Those amoeba - one minute 54 seconds. Beautifully counter-intuitive........
» 20/03/2012 8:40:51 AM What staggered me about the article (just a little; it was written by an academic after al.....
» 20/03/2012 8:20:10 AM It would be good if we were at some point able to reach the understanding that no other co.....
» 20/03/2012 7:54:43 AM Good article. Informative and concise. One of the more "interesting" facets of .....
» 19/03/2012 9:16:05 AM I think that may actually be the problem, stevenlmeyer. >>...the Republican candida.....
» 19/03/2012 8:39:55 AM A perfect summary of a somewhat untidy thread. Well done, connie2. >>...the supreme.....
» 16/03/2012 5:36:31 PM That's bizarre, Arjay. >>Only the World bankers and Wall St can save the planet und.....
» 16/03/2012 2:39:26 PM Yabby, mate, they're all tone deaf. >>Err what about music loving wombats?<< .....
» 16/03/2012 1:40:15 PM Sounds kinda sorta feasible, Arjay, in a conspiracy-nutty sort of way. >>It could w.....
» 16/03/2012 9:26:20 AM Music. Now there's a lifetime of a topic, Ludwig. >>What does it do for you?<<.....
» 16/03/2012 9:12:42 AM I think that we are both reasonably clear on each other's position, Ludwig. The main point.....
» 16/03/2012 8:27:23 AM Duly chastened by Crackcup's accusation of racism, I had a fourth look through his opening.....
» 16/03/2012 8:14:47 AM Arjay, where do you keep digging these tidbits from? This is very old news. It has alread.....
» 15/03/2012 6:00:54 PM Sorry, Arjay, wrong again. >>Pericles,the Chinese Govt just like the US Govt pre 19.....
» 15/03/2012 5:35:23 PM Storm, meet teacup. >>It remains a "Day of Infamy" in the history of Aust.....
» 15/03/2012 11:05:21 AM I think we're pretty much on topic, Ludwig. >>...firstly, there can be no doubt tha.....
» 15/03/2012 10:41:12 AM You're still being just a tad inconsistent though, aren't you, Dan S de Merengue. >>.....
» 14/03/2012 3:33:50 PM Belly, the logic behind the government's decision not to intervene in the dispute between .....
» 14/03/2012 2:36:29 PM I know I have asked you this on many previous occasions, Ludwig, but it is always worth as.....
» 14/03/2012 8:48:02 AM Incidentally, Arjay, I have been meaning for a while to ask you: you do know that the bank.....
» 14/03/2012 8:31:25 AM Well, there you go again Arjay, contradicting yourself. This time, in consecutive sentence.....
» 14/03/2012 8:05:43 AM You seem a little cagey about your own position on this, Dan S de Merengue. >>...th.....
» 12/03/2012 3:49:12 PM I suspect you may be contradicting yourself, Anthonyve. Let's accept for the moment your .....
» 12/03/2012 2:38:40 PM I know, I know, I'm a cynic when it comes to these government-sponsored "reports".....
» 12/03/2012 9:26:05 AM And I know I've mentioned this before, Arjay, but it's probably worth another go: don't tr.....
» 12/03/2012 9:18:31 AM Arjay, there are as many views on "understanding China" as there are commentator.....
» 12/03/2012 9:02:45 AM I apologize in advance that I have nothing to add to the discussion on crucifixes at work,.....
» 12/03/2012 8:41:38 AM Sorry, Dan S de Merengue. That's just not good enough. >>For your question, perhaps.....
» 11/03/2012 8:30:59 AM Sorry, Dan S de Merengue, I must have missed it. >>Pericles, To be frank, I thought.....
» 9/03/2012 1:06:45 PM Dan S de Merengue, you're a tease. You can't just drop in here after nearly a week, and s.....
» 9/03/2012 8:43:10 AM Well you see, Chin Jin, here's the problem. "If one sincerely wants to prompt China .....
» 8/03/2012 5:07:29 PM You're like a stuck record, Arjay. >>If I were Bob Carr with the knowledge I have n.....
» 8/03/2012 9:40:11 AM Not all expressions of nationalism "[reek] of the same controlled narrative of the Ge.....
» 8/03/2012 8:52:15 AM Does the word "dissembling" mean anything to you, Alan Austin? >>And she .....
» 7/03/2012 4:27:12 PM I must have misunderstood you, Anthonyve. >>Pericles, And your point is? Obviously,.....
» 7/03/2012 3:12:19 PM My idea is basically that the agreement is made individually by the candidate, with his/he.....
» 7/03/2012 2:49:02 PM Only sort-of, Anthonyve >>Mining is a special case because land owners do not, at l.....
» 7/03/2012 2:23:49 PM That's simple, Yabby. >>What on earth are they doing buying such products, if they .....
» 7/03/2012 9:51:24 AM Oh, really? "Gillard had not been untruthful at any stage." When asked about t.....
» 7/03/2012 9:28:53 AM Cause and effect, anyone? An awful lot of "effects" are described here, in exha.....
» 7/03/2012 9:08:23 AM A lot of meat in this subject, glad you raised it. It is a discussion that isn't going to .....
» 7/03/2012 8:32:21 AM Interesting thoughts, thanks all. Lexi, I also doubt very much that Haarde will be found .....
» 6/03/2012 1:51:27 PM I'm always banging on about how our politicians should be held responsible for the decisio.....
» 6/03/2012 9:40:17 AM This article isn't actually about Carr, it is about Abbot. Nevertheless, I suspect the ap.....
» 6/03/2012 7:52:02 AM That's a really high horse you are on, StG. >>Pericles, So, donate nothing. Make a .....
» 5/03/2012 2:52:57 PM I will use the same line when I set up my charity, StG. >>Isn't some money getting .....
» 5/03/2012 2:06:07 PM Quite, snake. >> I was just amused at the forthright way he got stuck into the Euro.....
» 5/03/2012 9:45:42 AM I must have missed it - where exactly does Ellwood-Clayton "join the dots" betwe.....
» 4/03/2012 4:00:17 PM Farage of UKIP, snake? >>Nigel Farage who is the British representative in the Euro.....
» 3/03/2012 7:47:32 PM As someone who lived in NSW throughout the reign of Bob Carr, I can confirm that the man h.....
» 3/03/2012 7:38:39 PM Small correction, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, As an atheist I don't know why you.....
» 3/03/2012 8:55:47 AM Thanks for the article, snake. Some light can be shed on their impact by looking at the h.....
» 2/03/2012 7:39:48 PM C'mon Arjay, you can do better than that. >>A Japanese journalist has revealled tha.....
» 2/03/2012 4:17:44 PM There's one fundamental mathematical problem that you might care to re-visit, snake. >.....
» 2/03/2012 3:54:08 PM All good points, Saltpetre. >>...its being drawn from a work of fiction should not .....
» 2/03/2012 3:22:42 PM Hmmm. I'm not sure how that excuses the lack of toe-related-injury awareness, Dan S de Mer.....
» 2/03/2012 9:52:46 AM First I need to declare that one of the many reasons I came to Australia was to get away f.....
» 2/03/2012 9:12:02 AM Good to have you back, Mr Selleck. It's been a while. But I see that nothing has changed......
» 1/03/2012 5:38:52 PM Good of you to think of me, snake, I appreciate that. >>I thought of you when I wat.....
» 1/03/2012 8:37:26 AM What on earth did they think would happen? "In short, toughness on the part of Weste.....
» 1/03/2012 8:16:55 AM Exactly, snake. >>Of course the University of Texas Will sell their gold and conver.....
» 1/03/2012 8:07:37 AM Oh, really, Dan S de Merengue? >>Here’s the quote: “I would not dream of suggesting.....
» 29/02/2012 3:16:48 PM No, I think we are still well on topic, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I hesitate t.....
» 29/02/2012 10:35:21 AM With respect, snake, time and space aren't the real reason, are they? >>I wish I co.....
» 29/02/2012 8:23:06 AM One at a time, please. It might help here if you let me know who you believe is a "D.....
» 28/02/2012 3:24:47 PM Not quite, The Blue Cross. >>we already have the Guntoters and the 4WDs, the Sex P.....
» 28/02/2012 2:59:23 PM What's this, Dan S de Merengue, another red herring? >>“Darwinists argue that the b.....
» 28/02/2012 9:34:02 AM The most significant takeaway for me from this rather sad episode in Australian political .....
» 28/02/2012 9:11:03 AM Oh Arjay. When will you learn to do your homework, instead of just copy/pasting from hyste.....
» 28/02/2012 8:59:56 AM Ok, snake, let me ask you a simple question. >>The United States has a deficit of a.....
» 28/02/2012 8:24:01 AM I think you may have missed the point, Tony Lavis. >>A simple example is the adjace.....
» 28/02/2012 8:11:04 AM There's a theme developing here: >>...Two incompetent Labour politicians are unable.....
» 27/02/2012 3:51:21 PM Well, um, yes, Dr. Macnab. "The point of all these operational names is that they ar.....
» 27/02/2012 3:37:29 PM It may reassure you to know, runner, that all my lesbian friends agree completely with you.....
» 27/02/2012 3:21:48 PM Like your thinking, prialprang. Mind you, with our luck, politically speaking, we'd proba.....
» 27/02/2012 1:15:41 PM I'm not sure you are being entirely consistent in your arguments, snake. >>One of t.....
» 27/02/2012 12:23:58 PM Just a thought. Can Ms Gillard form a stable government between here and the next schedul.....
» 27/02/2012 8:51:46 AM I don't think so, Mr Woldring. "Could [the choice of Minister being limited to the M.....
» 26/02/2012 2:15:34 PM Yes, but, Jay Of Melbourne... >>Small point Chris, the IRA are Communists, have bee.....
» 24/02/2012 5:12:01 PM So, if I understand you correctly crabsy... >> It has constructed a formidable medi.....
» 24/02/2012 3:16:13 PM I suspect there are atheists who are homophobe too, y'know. So the whole purpose of these .....
» 24/02/2012 11:25:14 AM What on earth did I do to upset you this time, Arjay? >>Surprise surprise,Stevenlme.....
» 24/02/2012 10:48:10 AM Donation? What donation? >>We need a new political party of Libertarians that don't.....
» 24/02/2012 9:08:54 AM Thank you, Poirot. Says it all, really......
» 24/02/2012 9:03:41 AM Objectively, I suppose there is nothing wrong with writing 750 words of fulsome self-congr.....
» 23/02/2012 10:01:19 PM A fascinating theory, Ralph Bennett. >>Pericles, it's good to test this assumption......
» 23/02/2012 9:56:58 AM Which one is that, Senior Victorian? >>the solution to an incompetent and dysfuncti.....
» 23/02/2012 8:51:24 AM Fair Work Australia is without doubt the largest single contributor to the breakdown of ma.....
» 23/02/2012 8:29:24 AM Denmark, Ralph Bennett? >>you can have full employment if you don't grow the econom.....
» 22/02/2012 2:06:46 PM This is a poorly argued position. One has to wonder what the author's personal agenda migh.....
» 22/02/2012 10:54:04 AM I guess it depends on how you look at it. 'Twas ever thus with statistics, regardless of w.....
» 22/02/2012 8:51:47 AM Förbannar dig, stevenlmeyer! Våra planer har upptäckts. Tack och lov, vi har fortfarande.....
» 21/02/2012 4:26:12 PM But he does it so clumsily, Poirot... >>de Botton is asking us in the secular word .....
» 21/02/2012 4:01:37 PM Nice try, Atman. >>The new Atheism is being shown up for what it is.. just a recons.....
» 21/02/2012 8:55:01 AM There are two aspects to this. Is it "right" for a government to allow private.....
» 21/02/2012 8:30:49 AM Sorry about that 579. >>Pericles is talking in riddles. He is that far out no one w.....
» 21/02/2012 8:25:37 AM Think of it this way, Arjay. There ain't no such thing as a free lunch. >>As far as.....
» 21/02/2012 8:04:33 AM Yes indeed. "It sounds naff at first glance" And second. And third, fourth, .....
» 20/02/2012 4:55:50 PM I'd be delighted, 579... >>...pericles Can you explain what is wrong with the econo.....
» 20/02/2012 1:16:26 PM Can't argue with that, Arjay. >>Pericles,Labor haven't a clue what the needs of the.....
» 20/02/2012 12:52:49 PM I find it difficult to take this article at all seriously. It seems nothing more than a se.....
» 20/02/2012 10:08:34 AM I'm inclined to agree with SPQR. It is Julia Gillard who should resign, as an acceptance t.....
» 20/02/2012 9:50:25 AM You seem to be fixated on "hard cash", Arjay. But I'm not sure you understand th.....
» 20/02/2012 9:10:19 AM Always happy to help, Dan S de Merengue, you know that. >>But many thanks for even .....
» 19/02/2012 1:09:38 PM You don't need to, Dan S de Merengue. >>Your answer gives the punch line in Latin. .....
» 17/02/2012 6:50:48 PM Depends which way you look at it, csteele. >>I would argue that 6.25% bond returns .....
» 17/02/2012 3:41:32 PM Hi Dan S de Merengue, nice to have you back. >>If a man loves two sisters can he ma.....
» 17/02/2012 12:16:35 PM Sorry, won't happen. >>Better to get politicians to even the odds so that there is .....
» 17/02/2012 10:30:57 AM Well, guess what, Saltpetre. >>What I AM saying is that it is NOT correct to conten.....
» 17/02/2012 9:59:18 AM I feel that you might be on shaky ground here briar rose/Jennifer. >>Reist says in .....
» 16/02/2012 3:03:35 PM That's not at all disappointing, csteele. >>I'm going to disappoint you I'm afraid......
» 16/02/2012 2:29:58 PM Ooooh, snarky, Saltpetre. >>Pericles, When did a smack suddenly become a "beat.....
» 16/02/2012 9:23:55 AM If I recall correctly, Paul1405... >>...someone is just around the corner waiting t.....
» 16/02/2012 9:13:29 AM [contd] It is also relevant that the policies are not actually "risk" products .....
» 16/02/2012 9:13:00 AM It's good to discuss the issues with someone who knows whereof they speak, csteele. Refres.....
» 16/02/2012 8:16:04 AM Well of course it is, snake. >>Pericles.... Post hoc ergo propter hoc, actually is .....
» 15/02/2012 4:54:15 PM Can't let that one pass without comment csteele. >>...the system gets a percentage .....
» 15/02/2012 1:12:22 PM I think I may have asked you this before, Poirot. >>Go straight to your room, Belly.....
» 15/02/2012 12:56:54 PM It is not a "latin quotation", snake. >>In spite of your latin quotation.....
» 15/02/2012 8:35:01 AM That's classic, snake. >>For those that don't agree, you only have to look at the t.....
» 14/02/2012 10:53:19 PM I find all this talk about "rigging" and "unrigging" very odd. >&g.....
» 14/02/2012 3:58:41 PM That's from the Deloitte report, isn't it Shadow Minister. >>Pericles, The biggest .....
» 14/02/2012 1:24:15 PM Loth as I am to disagree with a Swiss "Asset Manager" Yabby, he does come across.....
» 14/02/2012 12:51:03 PM I think you are missing the point, Shadow Minister. >>The first thing to confirm is.....
» 14/02/2012 10:51:49 AM The various "sticks and carrots" associated with getting people into Private Hea.....
» 14/02/2012 10:13:08 AM I'm not sure the words "water down" appear in the Fox lexicon, Arjay. >>L.....
» 14/02/2012 9:59:36 AM That wasn't the part I was questioning, individual, as you would be aware. >>You'll.....
» 13/02/2012 1:46:00 PM Good question. "So what if Greece defaults" Personally, I don't believe that .....
» 13/02/2012 10:38:59 AM I think you may have missed the point, Arjay. >>Good post about Bitcoin Pericles.I .....
» 13/02/2012 9:22:57 AM Not quite, Arjay. >>Fox TV has now axed Judge Andrew Napolitano's program 'Freedom .....
» 13/02/2012 8:39:28 AM It is normally considered rude to answer a question with another question, individual, but.....
» 12/02/2012 6:17:45 PM Interesting you should mention Bitcoins, Arjay. >>...use a system like Bitcoin tha.....
» 12/02/2012 5:40:10 PM That's bizarre, individual. >>In Malaysia a man & a woman can not marry if one is n.....
» 10/02/2012 5:52:32 PM You should know better by now, progressive pat. Altering what another poster says in ord.....
» 10/02/2012 5:38:55 PM Hmmmm. I might have been wrong about Scooby-doo, Arjay. >>Pericles,The BMIC could a.....
» 10/02/2012 5:17:39 PM That's the part that worries me a little too, Poirot. >>We seek acceptance and appr.....
» 10/02/2012 11:07:57 AM So sorry to hear that, Houellebecq. >>I even scored that night, but have no desire .....
» 10/02/2012 9:14:40 AM Sheeesh, Arjay. Even when I agree with you, you jump down my throat. Dickens observed the.....
» 10/02/2012 8:47:43 AM C'mon, Arjay. Occasionally - just occasionally - 'fess up and accept that your sources are.....
» 10/02/2012 8:21:40 AM Why am I reminded of that famous movie exchange in "A Few Good Men"? Col. Jesse.....
» 10/02/2012 7:56:53 AM I have no personal animosity to the concept of complementary and alternative medicine, in .....
» 9/02/2012 2:12:50 PM I have to hand it to you, Arjay, you know how to pick winners. Leaving aside for a moment.....
» 9/02/2012 11:22:59 AM It was not I who singled out the Finnish system, Otokonoko. >>I'd be careful before.....
» 8/02/2012 3:43:25 PM You're welcome, WmTrevor. On contemplating the manifold evils conducted in the name of re.....
» 8/02/2012 3:27:09 PM Gotta love you creationist guys. Such a sense of humour! >>Can the universe also th.....
» 8/02/2012 12:39:04 PM Exactly, Arjay. >>Why Pericles during the Industrial Revolution was there so much p.....
» 8/02/2012 12:20:46 PM You silly billy, WmTrevor. >>Jesus must be spinning in his grave...<< He doe.....
» 7/02/2012 5:52:42 PM Well yes, and no, Poirot. >>Dickens drew attention to the inequities existing at a .....
» 7/02/2012 5:18:20 PM Nice thought, Suseonline. >>Maybe if we sacked all the current politicians around A.....
» 7/02/2012 4:34:09 PM Interesting analogy, plerdsus. >>If Rudd does a Napoleon, Abbott will do a Duke of .....
» 7/02/2012 9:45:46 AM Ho hum. Here we go again. Look, I have been disappointed with Ms Gillard's stint as Prime.....
» 7/02/2012 9:25:50 AM That's an interesting defence, runner. >>Does the scouts get sued when their maste.....
» 6/02/2012 2:53:10 PM Sadly, the author has no perception whatsoever of the practical implications of his pipedr.....
» 6/02/2012 1:09:51 PM It is a sad indictment on what the Church has become, that a blatant manipulation of corpo.....
» 6/02/2012 8:36:34 AM My concern is the influence of the media on the actions of governments, an influence that .....
» 4/02/2012 3:57:51 PM A pretty neat analysis csteele, particularly the Ahmadinejad/Bush scenario. However, I th.....
» 3/02/2012 1:06:04 PM I am also somewhat uncomfortable with the arguments put forward, but for different reasons.....
» 3/02/2012 8:31:45 AM Not having learned the word in your youth is almost credible, Yuyutsu. >>I never le.....
» 3/02/2012 8:18:42 AM Good insight, csteele. >>But [Ali Khamenei] appears to be far more measured than mo.....
» 2/02/2012 4:20:14 PM I don't think so, Grim, he doesn't get off the hook that easily. >>To summarise, I .....
» 2/02/2012 3:37:57 PM An odd piece, one that seems a tad inconsistent in its argument. "I am a woman whose.....
» 2/02/2012 9:42:08 AM Fair point csteele. >>What on earth do you think 400 arrests in Oakland was about?......
» 2/02/2012 9:06:31 AM I often wonder how you manage to get it so wrong, so often, Arjay. >>Currently I'm .....
» 1/02/2012 3:00:31 PM I'm not discussing politics today. I'm having a day off.. But I wish I hadn't read this: .....
» 1/02/2012 8:25:14 AM All good points, Lexi, concerning the harm we voluntarily inflict upon ourselves. But it d.....
» 1/02/2012 8:02:31 AM I couldn't help noticing that there is an election under way in the United States, Arjay, .....
» 31/01/2012 4:59:43 PM Of course, Rhian, of course! Silly me... >>...check out the postmodern essay genera.....
» 31/01/2012 1:07:24 PM It is just a step too far, in my view. I used to smoke. I gave up a number of times, las.....
» 31/01/2012 12:52:54 PM The fashionable word is "scourge", I believe. Gambling is a "scourge".....
» 31/01/2012 10:06:34 AM It was a bit of a puzzle for me, working out what on earth this article had to do with the.....
» 31/01/2012 9:17:10 AM So much nonsense, and in such a short post Arjay. >>...who is to determines the def.....
» 31/01/2012 8:38:21 AM Just taking a sideways-on view of this thread for a moment, how do the good folk who suppo.....
» 30/01/2012 4:00:53 PM As do I, Antiseptic. >>I feel ever more justified for saying "a pox on both yo.....
» 30/01/2012 12:49:20 PM Possibly, Macedonian advocacy. >>It is time for new leaders to emerge in Australian.....
» 30/01/2012 9:20:43 AM I confess to being disappointed with the Gillard government too, but I think Mr Bagaric is.....
» 29/01/2012 10:53:04 AM That's far more likely, Arjay. >>Russia has had these power hungry psychopathic lea.....
» 27/01/2012 4:01:00 PM I suspected it would be something along those lines, Arjay. >>See 'Four Horsemen of.....
» 27/01/2012 2:09:11 PM You might need to do a little more research Arjay, if you want to be credible. >>Pe.....
» 27/01/2012 9:16:46 AM Self-congratulation is a dangerous activity. Even accepting the flattery of other countrie.....
» 27/01/2012 8:28:59 AM It's an interesting balancing act, that's for sure, even if you ignore the wilder conspira.....
» 26/01/2012 5:56:54 PM Sure, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, a further question if I may. What do you do when your.....
» 26/01/2012 2:17:53 PM Impressive piece of casuistry, Antiseptic. Sits well with your faulty understanding of log.....
» 26/01/2012 9:05:34 AM Amen, Arjay. >>The only things Labor worry about is their super,being paid and winn.....
» 26/01/2012 8:57:49 AM You are a fascinating study, Antiseptic. You know perfectly well - or you should, at leas.....
» 26/01/2012 12:42:32 AM Baloney, Antiseptic. >>The premises are implicit in the response, which makes it ci.....
» 25/01/2012 4:40:37 PM I guess that on the evidence so far, I had no right to expect you to understand such a com.....
» 25/01/2012 4:10:09 PM Oh, come on Antiseptic. Surely you cannot be serious? >>Oh dear, Pericles, that's c.....
» 25/01/2012 3:48:17 PM Sorry, Antiseptic, was I ignoring you. I know how you hate that. >>I see that Peric.....
» 25/01/2012 3:45:16 PM The entire point as far as I am concerned, R0bert, is the mammoth fuss being made over the.....
» 25/01/2012 11:07:01 AM There is no "genuine debate" happening here, R0bert. >>I most definitely .....
» 24/01/2012 3:39:32 PM How does that song go? "All lies and jests, still a man hears what he wants to hear,.....
» 24/01/2012 2:49:52 PM That's pretty pathetic, Antiseptic. >>Is that where you learnt to enjoy being hit b.....
» 24/01/2012 1:52:09 PM You forget quickly, don't you Antiseptic. >>What exactly does your brother have to .....
» 24/01/2012 1:48:16 PM You have always come across as a straight-shooter Belly, no need to worry on that score. .....
» 24/01/2012 8:24:15 AM Wrong way round as usual, Antiseptic. >>Sounds to me as though you have some unreso.....
» 24/01/2012 7:53:28 AM You appear upset, Peter Hume. >>Obviously anything I could say would only receive m.....
» 23/01/2012 9:42:11 PM Oh please, Antiseptic, you're rather scraping the barrel here, and beginning to look a lit.....
» 23/01/2012 9:21:57 PM Thank you david f. I'm not sure that merely being combative and stubborn necessarily tra.....
» 23/01/2012 2:22:54 PM Yep, von Mises is pretty hard going sometimes, Sir Vivor. "Modern cryptodespotism, w.....
» 23/01/2012 10:19:22 AM And while I'm here, Dan S de Merengue, you are quite right, I may have misunderstood. Alth.....
» 23/01/2012 10:10:36 AM Possibly not, Dan S de Merengue. >>But if I start to repeat myself, we must have do.....
» 23/01/2012 9:35:54 AM I see you're struggling to keep up here, Peter Hume, so I'll try to keep it short. Shorter.....
» 23/01/2012 9:02:19 AM I'm certainly not going to apologize for disagreeing with you, Antiseptic. >>Pericl.....
» 23/01/2012 8:33:25 AM Only one teensy little problem with your conclusion, hillbilly. >>So the planet mus.....
» 22/01/2012 6:01:31 PM And while I'm here, Peter Hume... >>The flaw in your reasoning is to think of freed.....
» 22/01/2012 5:12:04 PM I suspect that I may not be the first to tell you, Peter Hume, but you often come across o.....
» 21/01/2012 12:12:06 PM Hadn't seen that one, Sir Vivor. That's hilarious. >>"Ron Paul has said that h.....
» 21/01/2012 8:39:06 AM All becomes clearer, Antiseptic. >>I'd say that our experience is fast becoming the.....
» 21/01/2012 8:30:48 AM One puzzling aspect of your position, Peter Hume, is why you are actively supporting the c.....
» 19/01/2012 5:52:38 PM I must confess, that until recently, I had considered Ron Paul to be a loudmouth nutter, w.....
» 17/01/2012 7:02:30 PM You surprise me, Dan S de Merengue. >>I have a good friend from high school who bel.....
» 16/01/2012 6:24:35 PM Then you should not have used quotation marks, Antiseptic. >>I was simply paraphras.....
» 16/01/2012 6:08:32 PM Ok, let me rephrase that, Dan S de Merengue. >>That you would respond to virtually .....
» 16/01/2012 10:20:50 AM For someone who has had "4-years hospitality work experience in Melbourne", the .....
» 16/01/2012 10:02:30 AM Oh dear. I see that you have now resorted to freshly minting quotes for me, Antiseptic. &.....
» 16/01/2012 9:41:07 AM No, it hasn't "now emerged", Arjay. >>Evidence has now emerged that the S.....
» 16/01/2012 9:18:55 AM Misinterpret, Saltpetre? >>Pericles, Methinks you misinterpret me. All must believe.....
» 15/01/2012 11:23:43 PM That was a year ago, Dan S de Merengue. >>“No-one who reads your posts could accuse.....
» 15/01/2012 5:31:31 PM This is typical of the many errors made by the religious, Saltpetre. >>A world with.....
» 15/01/2012 11:11:07 AM Not so, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I think you’re getting there somewhat, but y.....
» 13/01/2012 9:29:57 AM Talking of which, Arjay...' >>It is happening right now and you continue to deny th.....
» 13/01/2012 7:47:24 AM Ah, but that wasn't the question, was it Arjay. >>Pericles you cannot escape the re.....
» 13/01/2012 7:42:22 AM I'm certain that it would be, csteele. >>His reply was to say the unofficial respon.....
» 12/01/2012 6:40:59 PM I think you may have answered your own question, Arjay. >>Pericles the World GDP is.....
» 12/01/2012 6:11:11 PM I think you're whistling in the wind, csteele. >>I would indeed expect compensation.....
» 12/01/2012 5:23:34 PM That's more than a little cheeky, Dan S de Merengue. >>And stories do come first. F.....
» 12/01/2012 8:34:22 AM This is all very reminiscent of the suddenly-fashionable mumblings of Nostradamus, back in.....
» 12/01/2012 8:23:48 AM Really, Arjay? >>There is lot's of US $ floating around in the derivative market.&l.....
» 12/01/2012 7:48:50 AM Not entirely sure it is, csteele. >>The compensation issue is a red herring...<&.....
» 11/01/2012 2:58:56 PM I still find your approach a little hard to swallow, csteele. >>If I rammed the car.....
» 11/01/2012 8:06:10 AM Good luck with that, Jieh-Yung. "I would like to call on all political parties to be.....
» 11/01/2012 7:43:55 AM Interesting set of examples, csteele. >>If you rammed a get-away car... armed Israe.....
» 11/01/2012 7:32:13 AM It's good to be consistent, Antiseptic. >>Fortunately I'm scrupulously ethical and .....
» 11/01/2012 7:26:44 AM Ok, I'm with you so far. >>Pericles,for any trade to occur US $ must first be bough.....
» 10/01/2012 6:08:03 PM Why, thank you, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, I'll be kind and assume your lack of abilit.....
» 10/01/2012 5:41:32 PM Neat sidestep, Arjay. >>Pericles misses the point again.The ordinary people do not .....
» 10/01/2012 3:04:00 PM Woah there, wobbles! >>It's also not held up as a "Rite of Passage" and s.....
» 10/01/2012 2:55:40 PM Quick question, Arjay. The US imports over eight million barrels a day. http://38.96.246.....
» 10/01/2012 1:31:54 PM What an odd bunch we are, to be sure. The newspapers are filled for weeks with the antics.....
» 10/01/2012 10:24:06 AM I didn't quite read it that way, Antiseptic. >>First, I have never expressed a wish.....
» 10/01/2012 9:55:01 AM The US is in decline, there's no doubt about that, economically and politically. It is how.....
» 10/01/2012 7:54:41 AM Antiseptic, here's some salt for that chip on your shoulder. >>In Pericles view it .....
» 9/01/2012 4:56:12 PM You still don't seem to get it, Antiseptic. >>If I suspect my wife is having an aff.....
» 9/01/2012 1:52:19 PM You're a puzzle, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, a false dichotomy is no argument<< .....
» 9/01/2012 12:35:18 PM Well you see, Jay Of Melbourne, that's a really big problem. >>Pericles, Bush Jr is.....
» 9/01/2012 8:15:48 AM I quite agree, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, it's your view that because he had received .....
» 9/01/2012 7:59:02 AM Don't be silly, Jon J. >>Anyone who postulates that God intervened once in one bush.....
» 8/01/2012 7:15:46 PM Awwwwww, the poor dear. "Each blow to the face came from a hand launched from behind.....
» 8/01/2012 10:35:57 AM There's a piece missing, Luciferase. >>On the question of "Do you believe God .....
» 6/01/2012 6:05:01 PM They all sound the same to me, Grim. They are certainly all true statements as far as I am.....
» 6/01/2012 5:47:16 PM Nup. Does not compute, Luciferase. >>To claim to be existentialist since birth to t.....
» 6/01/2012 8:17:57 AM Oh, I listen, Dan S de Merengue. >>Yet, Pericles, I don't think you are ready or o.....
» 5/01/2012 9:14:16 PM I hate to disagree with such an agreeable person, Lexi, but I feel I must. >>This c.....
» 5/01/2012 4:48:41 PM I'm not sure why you have resorted to insult, Luciferase. >>The existential atheist.....
» 5/01/2012 3:05:10 PM I see the situation as irretrievable. The political system has become so sclerotic and in.....
» 5/01/2012 2:38:47 PM Thanks Daffy Duck, I was wondering when we would get to "what would Jesus do?" .....
» 5/01/2012 12:37:06 PM This is becoming somewhat surreal, Luciferase. >>Does something of our being surviv.....
» 5/01/2012 7:23:48 AM I hate to have to say this, Luciferase, but you are sounding more like a Christian agent p.....
» 4/01/2012 1:18:00 PM Touché, Grim. >>I was of course referring to the 'room' you, Luciferase, AJ Philips.....
» 4/01/2012 11:08:21 AM There is clearly a how-to guide going around the Christian community, one that describes h.....
» 4/01/2012 10:38:54 AM In my view the award says everything that needs to be said about the values that pertain i.....
» 4/01/2012 10:27:17 AM The hair-splitting over terminology is becoming excruciating, Luciferase. >>A man m.....
» 4/01/2012 10:05:34 AM Really, Grim? >>It's quite fascinating that you can put a few atheists into a room .....
» 3/01/2012 5:48:03 PM I think my favourite line in the article is this one: "Sure, some massacres took pla.....
» 3/01/2012 12:04:22 PM I may be missing something here, Grim. >>I think there is a (fine) distinction betw.....
» 3/01/2012 11:54:14 AM I see the question differently, Luciferase. >>Let's say we are ancient Greeks and I.....
» 3/01/2012 8:34:20 AM You seem to have adopted the same fallacy that religionists enjoy deploying every time the.....
» 1/01/2012 12:47:18 PM That's some reading list, one under god. If I may make a suggestion for a New Year's reso.....
» 1/01/2012 12:27:04 PM I'm glad that we agree on that at least, nicco. >>yes, Pericles, she is suggesting .....
» 31/12/2011 8:00:19 AM Well, um, yes, nicco. >>...it is simply impertinent for Pericles to snidely imply t.....
» 30/12/2011 2:21:15 PM Wilfully misinterpreting an assertion twice does not make it right, if it was wrong the fi.....
» 30/12/2011 11:45:49 AM You are still ignoring the massive elephant in the closed room of your argument, Dan S de .....
» 29/12/2011 3:32:27 PM Not convinced, Yabby. >>Unwinding the East would be far more difficult... For a sta.....
» 29/12/2011 2:32:05 PM What an odd... >>What an odd inverse-ad.hom. posting from Pericles, who presumably .....
» 29/12/2011 11:53:33 AM It's the old story. To a hammer, everything looks like a nail. This article is principall.....
» 29/12/2011 11:32:03 AM The point is, Yabby, that it wouldn't end there. >>Democracy in action would win an.....
» 29/12/2011 11:12:53 AM Welcome back, Arjay. I trust you had a safe and enjoyable Christmas, one free of the fear .....
» 29/12/2011 10:45:15 AM I have no idea how old Ms Goldie might be, nor have I any inclination to ask. But this a.....
» 28/12/2011 10:42:38 PM I'd be interested to see that, Yabby, if you happen to have it handy. >>OTOH the la.....
» 28/12/2011 4:19:27 PM It's sad what dreams of money can do. Self-delusion is the first symptom. "But worse.....
» 24/12/2011 8:14:24 AM Another attempt to bring Christmas back as a religious festival. It will be tough going, o.....
» 22/12/2011 8:47:27 AM You haven't lost the knack, have you Dan S de Merengue. Obfuscation is your trade, and you.....
» 22/12/2011 8:18:54 AM Point of clarification please Lindy. >>[Euthanasia is] a lot more complicated than .....
» 21/12/2011 8:32:10 AM That makes it even more puzzling, one under god. >>pers quote..""were the.....
» 21/12/2011 8:08:51 AM I think we both know the reason for that, Squeers. >>Reviewing the article again it.....
» 20/12/2011 10:46:18 PM I apologise if I have touched a nerve, Peter Hume. This is clearly a topic close to your h.....
» 20/12/2011 4:22:34 PM I'm not sure, but I think you are agreeing with my diagnosis, one under god. If you give .....
» 20/12/2011 8:25:56 AM Be reasonable, Curmudgeon. >>Bendle needs to stop reading far-left agit-prop and ge.....
» 20/12/2011 8:14:38 AM You've been reading 'way too many chick-lit novellas, Peter Hume. >>What would he g.....
» 19/12/2011 5:49:53 PM Keep working on it, one under god. Enlightenment will no doubt arrive at some point. Your.....
» 19/12/2011 5:04:08 PM That might indeed present a challenge when presenting the evidence, Wm Trevor. >>Wh.....
» 19/12/2011 4:11:38 PM Who was it who said that 97.73% of statistics are made up on the spot? >>... free t.....
» 19/12/2011 3:46:51 PM All of which are very fair points, Peter Hume. >>"... the absence of even the .....
» 19/12/2011 8:47:45 AM An interesting article. I recall reading the piece in Mx on my way home, as, I am sure, .....
» 19/12/2011 8:15:31 AM Oooooh, you are awful, Wm Trevor! >>Were his evidence felt by a magistrate to be of.....
» 18/12/2011 3:39:11 PM For those unacquainted with the power of Hitchens' writings, here is a selection that was .....
» 16/12/2011 8:11:41 AM If only I had known this yesterday, Lexi. >>However a man who walks down the street.....
» 16/12/2011 8:05:04 AM Nice try, Dan S de Merengue. But it still won't work. >>So I invite you to give us .....
» 16/12/2011 7:29:26 AM I'm not sure how that makes the Church's actions ok, Saltpetre. >>This thread has b.....
» 15/12/2011 4:18:41 PM I'm not sure whether that should be flagged as off topic, G R. But it is an interesting ad.....
» 15/12/2011 2:46:06 PM It's a bit late to yell "unfair", Mishka Gora. >>I made my view of burnin.....
» 15/12/2011 11:02:02 AM Interesting defence-in-the-form-of-attack, Mishka Gora. >>The Church didn’t burn pe.....
» 15/12/2011 10:07:34 AM This discussion has taken an interesting turn. >>I get a bit tired of all the discu.....
» 14/12/2011 3:10:36 PM I know I am only a sample of one, Lexi. But I have certainly found over the years that be.....
» 14/12/2011 3:03:27 PM You do make it tough for people to disagree with you sometimes, Arjay. "http://www.y.....
» 14/12/2011 9:04:26 AM Only someone with the rosiest possible glasses stuck firmly in front of their eyes could p.....
» 14/12/2011 8:13:15 AM Contemplating God in mathematical terms can be confusing, Mr Holden. So it is not surprisi.....
» 13/12/2011 11:16:04 AM Classic bank-bashing stuff, one under god. And totally meaningless, whichever way you look.....
» 12/12/2011 3:40:38 PM Only in the most abstract sense, Yuyutsu. >>You, the conscious, are unchanging.<.....
» 12/12/2011 12:30:22 PM Nup. I still beg to differ. Hasbeen, it sounds as though you are looking for a thesis, ra.....
» 12/12/2011 11:53:52 AM Yes indeed, one under god. How tricky is that... >>its clever how you ignore posts .....
» 12/12/2011 9:44:48 AM Given the wealth of comprehensive, 24-hour news coverage available to the "target&quo.....
» 11/12/2011 4:50:31 PM Just goes to show, doesn't it, Poirot. >>You play the ball, and not the man.... I'm.....
» 11/12/2011 2:30:36 PM If I was Israel, I'd certainly want the world to know that I have an arsenal of nuclear we.....
» 11/12/2011 2:13:55 PM Sorry, one under god. What point are you trying to make? Instead of just cut'n'pasting f.....
» 11/12/2011 1:59:18 PM Not the most convincing effort at self-exculpation, Poirot. >>I'm somewhat confused.....
» 11/12/2011 12:59:18 PM Sorry, Dan S de Merengue, that is not a fact, just another creationist argument that fails.....
» 11/12/2011 10:23:12 AM I disagree, KenH. >>But not all opinions are equal. Those based entirely on ideolog.....
» 9/12/2011 4:13:45 PM To an extent, Yuyutsu. >>...consciousness itself is not dependent on what you are c.....
» 9/12/2011 3:34:32 PM As expected, many are playing the man, not the ball. Hardly surprising, given the fact t.....
» 9/12/2011 2:10:20 PM With the greatest respect, Yuyutsu (and we all know what that means), you have it ass-back.....
» 9/12/2011 8:03:41 AM Entirely relevant I'd suggest, Yuyutsu. >>BTW, how is this related to the topic?<.....
» 9/12/2011 7:46:11 AM Unfortunately, the loony-tunes idiot who wrote this is his own worst enemy, when it comes .....
» 8/12/2011 8:00:12 AM One tiny flaw, one under god. >>When the government... takes public money and gifts.....
» 8/12/2011 6:19:22 AM That could well be true, Arjay. >>It seems now that Baer wants to make some money j.....
» 7/12/2011 9:36:05 PM Oh. >...or just to baffle the peons with bull<< If you don't even understand wh.....
» 7/12/2011 9:29:49 PM I haven't forgotten, Arjay. >>Don't forget Robert Baer.<< You mean this Robe.....
» 7/12/2011 7:55:42 AM Not so, Arjay. >>They drugged her Pericles.<< On the contrary, the court (no.....
» 7/12/2011 7:43:51 AM True, I do get them tangled up Martin Ibn Warriq. >>You've mistaken the ontological.....
» 6/12/2011 2:41:09 PM "Alludes". That's a good word, Arjay. >>Pericle alludes that Susan Lindau.....
» 6/12/2011 2:21:12 PM Sorry one under god, I was trying to keep it really, really simple for you. Obviously, I.....
» 6/12/2011 8:49:16 AM You're still muddling things up, one under god. >>pers quote...""as soon .....
» 6/12/2011 8:15:14 AM It is of constant fascination to me, Arjay, the way in which you manage to convey two comp.....
» 5/12/2011 10:01:42 PM It is still the subject of considerable debate, Martin Ibn Warriq, as you are undoubtedly .....
» 5/12/2011 6:04:31 PM I think you may be getting closer to understanding, one under god. >>pericules...it.....
» 5/12/2011 6:59:28 AM In other words, they are not proof at all, Martin Ibn Warriq. Exactly as I said. >>.....
» 5/12/2011 6:33:03 AM Thank you, one under god, for providing such an excellent description of how ordinary peop.....
» 4/12/2011 3:21:54 PM Sorry, Martin Ibn Warriq, I can't let that one through to the 'keeper. >>It needs n.....
» 1/12/2011 3:54:34 PM Oh, that old chestnut, Martin Ibn Warriq. >>About ultimate convictions: God or no-G.....
» 1/12/2011 12:44:44 PM Let us remind ourselves for a moment of the essential nature of a budget surplus. It happ.....
» 1/12/2011 10:32:04 AM I think you will find that the intelligent design movement has learnt from this setback, S.....
» 1/12/2011 9:52:52 AM Why, thank you, my dear. >>However, going by your comments, you are not capable of .....
» 1/12/2011 8:50:33 AM Not necessarily, Dan S de Merengue. >>Evidence of design necessarily implies a desi.....
» 1/12/2011 8:22:51 AM I absolutely agree, Graham. It is surely the most unnecessary, transparent and mendacious.....
» 1/12/2011 8:01:05 AM I don't find the switch from the general to the particular in this article at all convinci.....
» 30/11/2011 3:41:14 PM Well, there you go, Dan S de Merengue. We differ again. What a surprise. >>You also.....
» 30/11/2011 7:59:43 AM No-one is suggesting otherwise, Arjay. >>Scott does not lie...<< After all, .....
» 29/11/2011 2:36:04 PM You are perfectly right, Saltpetre, to take me to task for my overenthusiastic phrasing. .....
» 28/11/2011 10:32:04 AM Just a cotton-pickin' minute. "So, what is driving the discontent in Australia?".....
» 28/11/2011 10:01:33 AM I missed one. Dan S de Merengue said: >>Pericles, who challenges that Dawkins wou.....
» 28/11/2011 9:36:05 AM Apologies Dan S de Merengue, I hadn't noticed these questions of yours. >>Pericles,.....
» 27/11/2011 10:21:21 PM I'd be interested to hear more, Arjay, about this idea of yours: >>The creation of .....
» 27/11/2011 4:17:55 PM If you change the story, Arjay, then of course the end result will be different. >>.....
» 27/11/2011 1:22:59 PM Another classic example, Arjay, of your tendency to ready, fire, aim. >>Pericles do.....
» 25/11/2011 10:44:36 AM An interesting case study, Arjay. But are you sure you have your facts properly sorted? &.....
» 25/11/2011 8:31:34 AM We've become accustomed to news-as-entertainment, now we are getting politics-as-entertain.....
» 25/11/2011 8:11:50 AM I refuse to believe that you are beyond reason, Arjay, so I'm here to help. >>Error.....
» 25/11/2011 7:45:43 AM I think you may be confusing symptoms with intent, Fester. >>The only government in.....
» 24/11/2011 7:25:26 AM So if there isn't a problem, The Acolyte Rizla, what is everybody getting so upset about? .....
» 23/11/2011 3:18:09 PM Just as I thought. Fester states "What we have in Australia is policy to increase th.....
» 23/11/2011 9:49:15 AM Tut tut, Arjay. >>This Darwinian anker, is all about power for the few.He only both.....
» 23/11/2011 9:37:34 AM I don't buy it, Fester. >>What we have in Australia is policy to increase the popul.....
» 23/11/2011 9:26:28 AM Silly me. I thought "Grumpy Old Men" was merely a conceit around which to build.....
» 23/11/2011 8:59:34 AM So, the class war is alive and well in the halls of academe, it would seem. "Austral.....
» 22/11/2011 6:07:07 PM Classic, one under god. >>Money has been privatised by stealth By: Ness http://www......
» 22/11/2011 2:38:49 PM What a good idea, pelican. >>Why not just come up with an agreed (suitable and rele.....
» 22/11/2011 2:04:22 PM Not entirely sure where Tottenham comes into the picture. The author seems to want to gat.....
» 22/11/2011 1:29:32 PM Throwaway lines like this are the way history becomes distorted over time, Poirot, as peop.....
» 22/11/2011 12:13:04 PM Then why mention it at all, Arjay? >>Pericles,my comment about Singh was not influe.....
» 22/11/2011 5:45:07 AM Settling down nicely into its usual pattern, I see. >>The author is not telling us .....
» 21/11/2011 3:20:47 PM Incidentally, Arjay, I meant to ask you... In your opening post, you state: >>The .....
» 21/11/2011 12:51:53 PM Such drama, Ms Barry. But to what end? As a senior professor at Penn State, you are obvio.....
» 21/11/2011 12:11:01 PM Here we go again. The level of discussion on this topic never seems to change. Anyone who.....
» 21/11/2011 11:06:09 AM Ok, so I didn't give the full transcript. Nor, for that matter, did you. >>You lie .....
» 21/11/2011 8:18:01 AM Not quite, Arjay. >>Pericles you are telling lies once again.This is why I don't bo.....
» 20/11/2011 2:48:02 PM This defines your comprehension problem in a nutshell, Arjay. >>Prof Chis Busby has.....
» 20/11/2011 7:52:47 AM I can think of a reason, Arjay. >>You won't see this analysis in the popular media......
» 18/11/2011 2:13:53 PM Just a touch of intellectual arrogance creeping in here, Yuyutsu, in the form of condescen.....
» 18/11/2011 9:08:14 AM Do you have a transcript? >>Just out of interest, Pericles. If you're up to it, cou.....
» 18/11/2011 8:44:02 AM As I recall, Yuyutsu, we were discussing a definition of God...? >>Not only does yo.....
» 18/11/2011 8:06:07 AM You are sounding very defensive about something, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, you.....
» 17/11/2011 2:20:11 PM It is ok to have an opinion of your own, RawMustard. >>...the American Federal rese.....
» 17/11/2011 7:48:47 AM It is a constant surprise to me that so few people (as represented on this forum, at least.....
» 15/11/2011 6:37:12 PM On the whole, that's probably a good thing, crabsy. >>I have not been aiming to win.....
» 15/11/2011 2:34:33 PM An interesting angle, Yuyutsu. >>Religion a kitten? Either you have no idea what re.....
» 14/11/2011 12:06:53 PM You are doing a far better job of destroying religion than I ever could, Yuyutsu. >>.....
» 13/11/2011 5:38:36 PM A somewhat unfortunate example, I feel. "Marabel Morgan’s The Total Woman, selling m.....
» 13/11/2011 4:58:46 PM Which ones might they be, Formersnag? >>Pericles, i see you are still avoiding answ.....
» 13/11/2011 1:58:45 PM Or not, Squeers. >>The question of how and why consciousness evolved is what intere.....
» 13/11/2011 10:30:40 AM Not exactly, Dan S de Merengue. >>This is not my generalisation, it's a summary of .....
» 11/11/2011 2:26:36 PM We've had this conversation before, crabsy. >>You both seem to be as hooked on lite.....
» 11/11/2011 8:36:04 AM Thank you AJ Philips. That's the post I would have written if my eyes hadn't been full of.....
» 11/11/2011 8:03:54 AM Why am I surprised? Any venture that i) taps into the most basic fears of the community, .....
» 10/11/2011 4:57:52 PM What a delightful post, Aime. >>...you seem to be one of the multitude of zombies w.....
» 10/11/2011 4:36:00 PM I think I get it, Yuyutsu. >>I never deny that tables and chairs do exist. What I a.....
» 10/11/2011 1:17:03 PM The "original sin" aspects of this rolling disaster deserve to be further highli.....
» 10/11/2011 12:38:32 PM Articles like these are what people do when they don't have to work for a living. Oh, and .....
» 10/11/2011 8:23:51 AM Doesn't surprise me much, one under god. >>bah..per ridicules..im over it<< .....
» 9/11/2011 4:08:44 PM So close, one under god. I really thought for a brief moment that you had got it. >>.....
» 9/11/2011 3:57:31 PM So, now we have the claim that our very existence is an illusion. >>There is nothin.....
» 8/11/2011 12:45:39 PM That's unfair, runner. >>Look at the messed up lives of the High Priests who preach.....
» 8/11/2011 12:35:07 PM I'm sure that we would all prefer that we wake up one morning and find that it has all bee.....
» 8/11/2011 12:01:23 PM "Democracy" can only be stretched so far. >>The Greeks should have the ri.....
» 8/11/2011 8:59:50 AM That is funny, one under god. >>anyhow im sick of explaining things<< I rath.....
» 7/11/2011 1:16:53 PM I think you are making progress, one under god. At least you didn't succumb to the temptat.....
» 7/11/2011 11:48:42 AM I am perfectly happy to hold different views to yours, mralstoner. But I would appreciate.....
» 7/11/2011 8:41:46 AM You spend far too much time looking for conspiracies, one under god, and far too little ti.....
» 7/11/2011 8:10:18 AM Arjay, your slip is showing. >>Unfortunately ,putting your money with a credit unio.....
» 7/11/2011 7:55:01 AM I disagree, mralstoner. >>So that's the challenge for the next generation of atheis.....
» 6/11/2011 8:19:13 AM As I have tried to explain many times, one under god, this is a fundamental misunderstandi.....
» 6/11/2011 8:07:23 AM Your ability to grasp the wrong end of the stick and wave it about as if it can change rea.....
» 5/11/2011 6:13:18 PM Wrong again, one under god. >>so how much WE the tax payers getting? only debt..at.....
» 5/11/2011 6:08:17 PM I think I now understand why you are having so much difficulty with this concept, one unde.....
» 5/11/2011 6:39:07 AM It is crystal clear from your last two posts, one under god, that you have not bothered to.....
» 4/11/2011 2:27:24 PM Wow. Where did that come from, Formersnag? >>Squeers & Pericles, still waiting pa.....
» 4/11/2011 11:38:35 AM Are you certain that's the right way round, Dan S de Merengue? >>As I understand it.....
» 4/11/2011 10:24:19 AM Looks like the referendum is off the table, at least. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-eur.....
» 4/11/2011 9:26:56 AM One of the problems with articles like this, is that they are really easy to write. Take a.....
» 4/11/2011 8:55:07 AM What an interesting jumble of thoughts, Mr Holden. The premise seems to be that free will.....
» 4/11/2011 8:06:56 AM Ok, one under god. It looks as though we are getting closer, although there are still some.....
» 4/11/2011 7:31:17 AM Not exactly, Arjay. >>This makes them supreme rulers since they loan this money to .....
» 3/11/2011 9:07:36 AM You're right, Arjay. >>More adhominem from Pericles.Is that the best you can muster.....
» 3/11/2011 8:07:55 AM Not quite sure why you are quoting my link back to me, one under god. The idea is that you.....
» 3/11/2011 7:43:42 AM It's good to occasionally sight a ray of idealism in such a cynical world, Saltpetre. But .....
» 2/11/2011 4:21:15 PM The dangers of career guidance, "The Graduate" style: ............. Benjamin: .....
» 2/11/2011 3:21:46 PM Well, there's a surprise. On many occasions, on this very Forum, I have been forced to sa.....
» 2/11/2011 10:28:05 AM You might need to explain yourself more clearly, one under god. >>the bond traders......
» 2/11/2011 9:58:33 AM If you say so Saltpetre. >>Is this not in fact the crux of the matter?<< But.....
» 2/11/2011 8:14:42 AM A neat summary of why the Human Rights industry is such a waste of time and space. I sug.....
» 1/11/2011 12:05:34 PM Neat attempt at a back 2½ somersault pike (degree of difficulty 3.0) Saltpetre. Not many c.....
» 1/11/2011 8:50:29 AM I think I know the answer, Suseonline. >>I agree with the first part of your statem.....
» 1/11/2011 8:42:32 AM Stop whingeing Hasbeen, and move to the city. You know you want to, deep down......
» 1/11/2011 8:38:53 AM More detail please one under god. >>as the bbc pointed out last night the bankers a.....
» 1/11/2011 8:31:23 AM At least I provided a link, colinsett. >>The Economist article of last week was a r.....
» 1/11/2011 8:09:23 AM This is the sort of "logic" that annoys me. "If Dawkins did not agree, eit.....
» 31/10/2011 5:57:20 PM Not sure what made you think that, Dan S de Merengue. >>I don't think you really ca.....
» 31/10/2011 9:09:01 AM Problem is, predictions using history alone are almost guaranteed to be faulty. Mostly bec.....
» 31/10/2011 8:43:46 AM Eventually, all these political battles become personalized. Passengers stranded in remo.....
» 31/10/2011 8:22:28 AM Wrong (yet) again, Arjay. >>Govts over borrowed.What a load of rubbish! These scamm.....
» 31/10/2011 7:55:38 AM Thanks Dan S de Merengue, for articulating so perfectly the circular nature of the theist .....
» 28/10/2011 3:09:30 PM Agreed, Yabby. >>Thats not over by a long shot, its just kicked the can down the ro.....
» 28/10/2011 2:51:32 PM Nothing at all, Tristan Ewins >>Pericles - what specifically is "undemocratic&.....
» 28/10/2011 1:18:31 PM You just made that up, didn't you Philo? >>A human unit is a married term completin.....
» 28/10/2011 10:26:35 AM Oh, hello Arjay. >>You tried to tell me last year that derivatives had value backin.....
» 28/10/2011 10:00:55 AM This is where you leak credibility, Tristan Ewins. >>When the police moved in viole.....
» 28/10/2011 9:37:35 AM I wonder whether the answer isn't far more straightforward than the article suggests. &qu.....
» 28/10/2011 8:57:35 AM True. But I don't believe that's the key point being made here Chris Lewis. >>Howev.....
» 27/10/2011 4:47:06 PM I assume we're all done with Bank of America? Good. Now you have concerns about the resul.....
» 27/10/2011 11:20:26 AM Oh dear. Was it something I said, I wonder? Take a deep breath, one under god, and try a.....
» 27/10/2011 11:10:04 AM Ah, nostalgia. Don't let them tell you that nostalgia's not what it used to be. This art.....
» 26/10/2011 3:05:20 PM Now we're getting silly, King Hazza... >>The problem with the rights of an adult Pe.....
» 26/10/2011 1:30:09 PM Fair enough, one under god, the audit wasn't the "full" audit. But it was a neat.....
» 26/10/2011 9:06:49 AM You are being a little narrow in your definitions, Philo. >>The "marriage act&.....
» 26/10/2011 7:54:45 AM "Cheap shots", one under god? Hardly. It's called keeping you honest. And askin.....
» 25/10/2011 2:12:23 PM One reason, from my own experience of NSW strata rules, could be that the legislation itse.....
» 25/10/2011 1:52:36 PM Why is it that you guys (yes, you Arjay and one under god) never actually care enough to l.....
» 25/10/2011 8:52:10 AM Your Wikipedia extract is out of date, just in case you hadn't noticed. "In 2010, Fo.....
» 25/10/2011 8:21:13 AM Ummm... isn't that what is under discussion here, Philo? >>Perciles, Please identif.....
» 25/10/2011 7:44:11 AM The key word here Yabby is "earn". >>Next why is it ok for a baseball pla.....
» 24/10/2011 1:44:19 PM Leaving aside the actual number for a moment, there are some side benefits to be had in yo.....
» 24/10/2011 1:13:01 PM Does...not...compute... Philo, I'm not sure what sort of logic you employ in your daily .....
» 24/10/2011 12:14:18 PM Talking of double standards... "...if I were an Indonesian I would be shouting from .....
» 24/10/2011 11:53:56 AM Arjay, you really need to do your homework more thoroughly. >>This is the third big.....
» 24/10/2011 8:55:00 AM Sadly, the arguments in this article are as inchoate as the "occupy" phenomenon .....
» 24/10/2011 8:22:50 AM You should stop this soon, Philo, you are starting to confuse yourself. >>What defi.....
» 21/10/2011 2:10:16 PM Problem is, Trav... >>...he doesn't give the best evidence and arguments for God a .....
» 21/10/2011 10:20:55 AM It's very sweet of you to be so defensive on the author's behalf, Martin Ibn Warriq. I'm s.....
» 20/10/2011 5:35:34 PM Out of interest, Martin Ibn Warriq... >>Madeleine in your capacity for independent .....
» 19/10/2011 4:29:45 PM Thank you for reminding me of my opening lines, Sam Jandwich. I stand by both of them. T.....
» 19/10/2011 12:04:44 PM That's a bit patronising, Sam Jandwich. >>...but really, there's no reason why your.....
» 19/10/2011 8:55:20 AM I wondered the same, The Blue Cross. >>What does this mean? "Envitable"&l.....
» 19/10/2011 8:43:33 AM You must be thinking of someone else entirely, diver dan. >>Pericles:...You express.....
» 19/10/2011 8:14:40 AM If judged as a schoolgirl's essay, I'd probably mark it quite well for her use of language.....
» 18/10/2011 4:01:59 PM There are so many myths about the Thatcher years, the most prominent of which is that she .....
» 18/10/2011 3:34:09 PM I'm not personally involved in the property market as a business. But it always puzzles me.....
» 18/10/2011 3:14:52 PM The article demonstrates, beyond all reasonable doubt, that the European Court of Human Ri.....
» 17/10/2011 3:11:58 PM Sorry, diver dan, don't understand a word you wrote. >>Pericles:... The misnomer “u.....
» 17/10/2011 11:53:05 AM How very exciting. I think. Web 2.0 sounds very... exciting. Certainly, Mr Gruen is excite.....
» 17/10/2011 8:31:06 AM The "analysis" of this phenomenon will take a while, methinks. In fact, I ventur.....
» 16/10/2011 10:05:03 PM The two comments so far cover a broad spectrum of "reasons why". Arjay believes.....
» 14/10/2011 5:02:05 PM This could be a very interesting thread, or it could fizzle out very quickly under the wei.....
» 14/10/2011 4:01:36 PM The question is not so much the spilt milk, Yabby... >>But you would also have to c.....
» 14/10/2011 1:10:49 PM Yes, this time Belly. >>Pericles not this time<< If you have ever watched a .....
» 14/10/2011 9:19:09 AM Nice try, Rusty Catheter. >>What if an individual were to pretend to possess inform.....
» 14/10/2011 9:06:28 AM Errr... yes, Jay of Melbourne. >>It's impossible to talk about this subject without.....
» 14/10/2011 8:52:06 AM There are a number of inescapable truths in this article. Unfortunately, the really import.....
» 14/10/2011 8:12:45 AM An interesting contribution. But I found the "so my opinion is" bit at the end r.....
» 12/10/2011 8:15:05 AM Neatly put, Grim. >>...comparing politicians to executives or CEOs is quite wrong. .....
» 11/10/2011 5:10:56 PM Well you see, Phil Matimein, that's very much part of the problem. >>My final point.....
» 11/10/2011 4:09:32 PM You might need to get out more, Rhian. >>But I have seldom met a politician of any .....
» 11/10/2011 3:54:21 PM Gotta love your posts, Arjay. >>The vast majority of porn is revolting and demeanin.....
» 11/10/2011 3:00:48 PM Didn't say that, Arjay. >>Time and time again Pericles you fail to confront the evi.....
» 11/10/2011 2:26:00 PM Personally, I think it is a big mistake to argue this from the viewpoint of Human Rights, .....
» 11/10/2011 2:14:53 PM Nice quote, Trav. But it doesn't stand up to a great deal of scrutiny. >>"No c.....
» 11/10/2011 2:08:57 PM As always, the dimension that is totally ignored in all this is performance. Until and un.....
» 10/10/2011 1:13:52 PM That's true, TrashcanMan, he definitely has. >>Formersnag, Methinks you've missed t.....
» 10/10/2011 11:38:03 AM I'm not sure you meant this, Dr West. "There are fulsome tributes on the cover from .....
» 10/10/2011 7:46:12 AM Rest easy, Arjay. If you look more closely, you will find that the changes in the law we.....
» 9/10/2011 2:57:56 PM Ummmm... Formersnag, hello? I think you may have provided, with that one post, substantia.....
» 7/10/2011 1:18:33 PM Nothing to do with the Bundestag, stevenlmeyer. >>BTW why do you find it necessary .....
» 7/10/2011 1:03:21 PM Articles such as this fascinate me. Sometimes I think that Graham slots one in every now.....
» 7/10/2011 8:25:23 AM Go, you crickets. >>Well, Pericles nailed it (if you'll pardon the pun):"The m.....
» 7/10/2011 8:16:40 AM I'd say they were definitely towards the unreasonable end of the spectrum, stevenlmeyer. .....
» 7/10/2011 7:34:29 AM Incidentally... >>The other day I witnessed a gang attack in Strathmore, 30 youths .....
» 7/10/2011 7:31:50 AM You guys are a hoot. >>The elites are "full spectrum", they have a finger.....
» 6/10/2011 2:17:57 PM Calm down, Custard. And when the red mists have cleared, explain this to me if you will. .....
» 6/10/2011 2:10:22 PM Let me guess. The petition asks us to... "Sign if you want our elected politicians .....
» 6/10/2011 1:49:41 PM I suggest that you might be feigning a little too much outrage on this, stevenlmeyer. And,.....
» 6/10/2011 1:21:26 PM You're grabbing at the wrong straw, progressive pat. >>I can't understand why the n.....
» 6/10/2011 10:33:56 AM That's just silly, progressive pat. >>Christian morals on display: Hospitals, unive.....
» 5/10/2011 12:19:07 PM A bizarre piece, for sure. >>How much more do the masses need to be witness to befo.....
» 5/10/2011 8:18:11 AM So true, Houellebecq, so very true. >>Yep, go Pericles. Chicks love a mindless self.....
» 5/10/2011 8:02:47 AM Don't be so hard on yourself Belly. >>I admit, the thread failed, Politicians are s.....
» 5/10/2011 7:38:52 AM This is clearly a reversion to old-style Soviet propaganda. After all, peak oil productio.....
» 4/10/2011 11:44:46 AM I had a quick look at the business model, and it is a work of pure genius. http://www.lib.....
» 4/10/2011 8:12:39 AM What we are seeing here is the standard approach of the monopolist. Our politicians occup.....
» 3/10/2011 4:29:13 PM Ok, I've thought about it, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, would you care to have a think a.....
» 3/10/2011 9:38:51 AM Interesting question, Antiseptic. >>...would you, as a man, make a decision to give.....
» 2/10/2011 10:47:55 PM Oh dear, John Reid. >>Pericles says: "But what I do know is that the preponder.....
» 1/10/2011 9:36:02 AM First things first, Arjay. >>Start at freefall collapses.I'll explain the anomalies.....
» 30/09/2011 2:35:58 PM Nice try at widening the target, Banjo. >>It also raises the question as to where w.....
» 30/09/2011 2:18:26 PM Not exactly, rache. >>So in other words, unless you can be 100% certain that you ar.....
» 30/09/2011 9:30:05 AM Another puzzling aspect of the accusations of racism in Bolt's utterances is that he wasn'.....
» 30/09/2011 9:11:35 AM Pretty conclusive, huh. >>Many months before 911 they were doing extensive elevator.....
» 29/09/2011 5:27:41 PM There's little to be gained from continuing a discussion with Arjay on the realities of 9/.....
» 29/09/2011 4:48:02 PM Ouch! >>To paraphrase Kipling; If Man can meet with Prophet and Politician and trea.....
» 29/09/2011 4:35:22 PM What a sad and frivolous article. It seems to suggest that replacing marriage "vows&.....
» 29/09/2011 10:07:21 AM Surely if the issue is, as Lexi points out, that Bolt incorporated "errors of fact, d.....
» 29/09/2011 9:12:43 AM A useful insight, Poirot. This could indeed be a valuable and salutary model, that we can .....
» 28/09/2011 4:11:34 PM Their choice, sarnian. >>And of course the total destruction of the environment in .....
» 28/09/2011 4:06:09 PM It most certainly is a worry, Graham. At a personal level, I dislike Andrew Bolt's style .....
» 28/09/2011 3:07:45 PM That doesn't convince, Poirot >>Nice to see it's so easy to lift people out of abje.....
» 28/09/2011 8:42:25 AM Neatly put. It will be interesting to see whether the protectionists find anything in th.....
» 27/09/2011 4:18:00 PM As with any bureaucracy, the UN has become a caricature of itself. As Atman points out, th.....
» 27/09/2011 12:01:50 PM Let's not go overboard on this. These people are kind, well-meaning and concerned citize.....
» 24/09/2011 7:04:14 PM Here's the proof: The barman says "Sorry, we don't serve neutrinos in this bar".....
» 24/09/2011 2:51:13 PM Fair points, Mr Lewis. Although I personally wouldn't categorize them as "immense b.....
» 23/09/2011 5:11:48 PM You still seem to view this in apocalyptic terms, Mr Lewis. >>However, i do not bel.....
» 23/09/2011 3:17:26 PM More misty-eyed hankering for a time that never existed, by an academic who chooses to sub.....
» 23/09/2011 1:55:11 PM There's no point in getting snotty about it Mr Lewis. >>I do not look forward to li.....
» 23/09/2011 9:20:41 AM Yet another whinge piece about China. If the author cares to check his History of the Twe.....
» 22/09/2011 8:40:14 AM One day it might occur to us that the "system" we presently operate is guarantee.....
» 15/09/2011 5:43:53 PM Here's a thought, Jay of Melbourne. >>"You Only Believe the Official 9/11 Stor.....
» 15/09/2011 5:19:04 PM Interesting article, Bazz. But in stark contrast to your strong statements using words li.....
» 15/09/2011 11:48:56 AM Just a wild-ass guess, merv09. >>Corporate tax should be about 55-60%<< You'.....
» 14/09/2011 2:58:02 PM But surely that would exacerbate the problem, Houellebecq. >>I am happy with a slid.....
» 14/09/2011 2:32:32 PM Thanks for the contribution, Ho Hum. >>My the usual intolerant barbarians are predi.....
» 14/09/2011 11:56:45 AM What a bunch of Cassandras and Moaning Minnies there are on parade here. I just hope that.....
» 14/09/2011 11:42:46 AM The most illuminating aspect of US religiosity to me, is that a considerable majority of t.....
» 14/09/2011 11:21:15 AM You still don't accept the parallels, Yabby, despite the fact that you quite obviously see.....
» 14/09/2011 9:25:18 AM One step forward, two steps back. Sigh. >>There is a huge difference between people.....
» 14/09/2011 9:21:48 AM Not relevant, Yabby. >>I was not aware that Sinn Fein had a holy book, which they b.....
» 14/09/2011 8:54:31 AM One has to wonder whether organizations such as that which Ms Cridland represents are part.....
» 13/09/2011 5:48:04 PM That's odd, Bazz >>Lexi said; The flavour of the month in terrorism in Muslim. I wo.....
» 13/09/2011 5:12:31 PM That's an interesting approach, Yabby. >>But to understand it at its core, you have.....
» 13/09/2011 9:51:20 AM I am so relieved that at the end of this year I can at last turn my back on this argument......
» 13/09/2011 9:29:40 AM Of course we, as individuals, should be intolerant of cults. By their very nature, they ar.....
» 13/09/2011 9:09:17 AM The caricature at least appears to be relatively kind, from the reports I have heard... pe.....
» 12/09/2011 10:01:12 AM A tough topic to fit into a page, Ms Anderson, but good on you for trying. First up, thou.....
» 12/09/2011 9:32:16 AM The average US citizen or business does not comprehend irony. Once you can grasp that, al.....
» 9/09/2011 12:42:34 PM Interesting viewpoint pelican. >>Status might be achieved through wealth, power or .....
» 9/09/2011 12:05:47 PM Me too, TRUTHNOW78. >>I find this hard to believe because atheists always say they .....
» 9/09/2011 11:17:03 AM Maybe it's me, and I'm missing something really obvious here. But... what exactly are the.....
» 7/09/2011 11:42:57 AM Quite simple, woot. >>Well, why couldn't it have been super magical super leprechau.....
» 7/09/2011 10:23:03 AM "For the avoidance of doubt", as lawyers are wont to say, can I ask whether it i.....
» 7/09/2011 10:10:43 AM Thank you for providing the base data, R0bert. It would have helped if the reference had b.....
» 6/09/2011 2:27:34 PM Gee, it sure is tough up there. Who'd be a polar bear, eh. Far better to be a baby seal. .....
» 6/09/2011 2:15:31 PM I rather liked this observation, from the book's launch in Shepparton: "The findings.....
» 6/09/2011 1:25:15 PM Don't be silly, Antiseptic, of course not. >>Ms McKay must have some basis for her .....
» 6/09/2011 1:16:38 PM It is possibly that a chicken-and-egg process might work here. If the Local Authority act.....
» 6/09/2011 1:00:32 PM That's a bit harsh, Loudmouth. >>But he pleaded guilty. Twist and turn all you like.....
» 6/09/2011 11:26:32 AM Look, I realize that is horribly crass of a mere male to ask for evidence, references, or .....
» 5/09/2011 7:31:18 PM It might help to provide some illumination of these - quite staggering - statistics, upon .....
» 5/09/2011 10:40:32 AM I guess that could conceivably count as a retraction Paul1405, albeit a pretty weak one. .....
» 5/09/2011 10:19:42 AM C'mon people, be reasonable. This article comes into the category of a "measurable w.....
» 5/09/2011 9:05:24 AM It must be the fear and loathing that causes people like you to invent stuff like this, Pa.....
» 4/09/2011 6:30:34 PM You prefer your version of Robert Baer's recorded words, Arjay. >>There he says tha.....
» 3/09/2011 9:50:12 AM Wrong yet again, Arjay. >>UOG they've removed the link of the Robert Baer/Ray Hadle.....
» 2/09/2011 4:19:43 PM That makes far more sense, Jack Tower. >>The point he is making is that the Greens .....
» 2/09/2011 10:28:11 AM You're great at bandying that word around, aren't you Arjay. >>Pericles is lying ag.....
» 2/09/2011 9:17:54 AM Some interesting elements to this piece of introspection and self-analysis. The first tha.....
» 1/09/2011 10:42:14 AM It is interesting to speculate how differently this may have turned out in a non-adversari.....
» 1/09/2011 9:46:51 AM I notice you're still clutching at straws, Arjay. >>Nick Kaldis the deputy Commissi.....
» 31/08/2011 2:22:43 PM There are a number of angles to this question, as I see it. Innovation itself is a produc.....
» 31/08/2011 1:53:44 PM This "news" arrived courtesy of a Wikileak. Apparently a cable from the US ambas.....
» 31/08/2011 1:44:03 PM I congratulate you on your zeal, Mr Wilson. It is an angle that is noticeably absent from .....
» 31/08/2011 11:44:09 AM It's a deal, Arjay. >>Yabby and Pericles,It is time for both of you to explain the .....
» 30/08/2011 3:52:56 PM Twitter is indeed the perfect medium for people whose most complex thought processes can b.....
» 30/08/2011 2:19:40 PM That's rich, Shadow Minister. Even for you. >>Pericles, It is the first time I have.....
» 30/08/2011 1:29:07 PM That's actually one of Arjay's more amusing sidetracks, thanks for pointing it out Yabby. .....
» 30/08/2011 12:10:30 PM Back atcha, Shadow Minister. >>Pericles, I am surprised at you. Normally you engage.....
» 29/08/2011 10:55:09 AM What an extraordinary argument, Mr Elliott. "The latest of these assaults is the for.....
» 29/08/2011 10:08:59 AM This was such a blatant piece of propaganda masquerading as "news", I wonder whe.....
» 29/08/2011 9:43:24 AM What still fascinates me about your approach to the 9/11 conspiracy theories, Arjay, is th.....
» 28/08/2011 11:45:13 AM That isn't going to get us anywhere either, Poirot. >> just because you decide to d.....
» 28/08/2011 9:16:51 AM I was trying to be quite specific, Squeers. >>“You” seem intent on ignoring the neg.....
» 27/08/2011 10:45:21 PM As I suspected, Poirot, you are unable to answer the question honestly, so you duck for co.....
» 27/08/2011 8:26:26 PM So, let me see if I have got this straight, Poirot and Squeers. Given the straightforward.....
» 26/08/2011 10:37:30 PM Thanks again, Poirot, it's obviously my day for compliments. >>Really, mate, I find.....
» 26/08/2011 2:49:48 PM The way I see it, it is *all* about choice, Poirot. >>How is freedom of choice for .....
» 26/08/2011 12:56:17 PM It's encouraging to see that it is possible to put together an article on the UK riots tha.....
» 26/08/2011 10:11:55 AM I'm with you, Kenny. >>...it start's to become clear the author hasn't thought thro.....
» 26/08/2011 9:46:54 AM Here's some more on the same topic Poirot. http://www.economist.com/node/21526329 The pr.....
» 26/08/2011 9:41:27 AM Thank you, Poirot. >>It would be remiss of me, Pericles, if I didn't doff my hat in.....
» 26/08/2011 9:23:04 AM That could explain a lot, leckos. >>Maybe I didn't express it clearly enough<<.....
» 25/08/2011 7:03:36 PM That's not quite what I had in mind, Neutral. >>Are you familiar with George Soros'.....
» 25/08/2011 4:41:31 PM That's it, Poirot? http://www.oxfam.org.hk/en/one_541.aspx "The Ministry of Agricul.....
» 25/08/2011 3:40:47 PM Actually it was neither, Michi. >>I read this story a long time ago. I do not know .....
» 25/08/2011 10:48:00 AM They are not my numbers, Poirot. >>I hope you include in your rationale of Chinese .....
» 25/08/2011 10:16:59 AM I shouldn't get too worked up about the Rassmussen Polls if I were you, Arjay. They aren't.....
» 25/08/2011 9:45:28 AM I'm genuinely sorry to hear that, Squeers. >>Pericles, sorry for delays; my time is.....
» 25/08/2011 9:23:40 AM Every market economy needs a market. If we are to be impoverished by a major competitors s.....
» 25/08/2011 8:58:02 AM Just what we needed. Yet another commentator seeing the GFC through the prism of their ow.....
» 24/08/2011 9:49:49 AM I suspect that when we finally have the luxury of time to reflect on these shenanigans, on.....
» 24/08/2011 9:06:31 AM There seems to be an "all-or-nothing" assumption built into your assessment, Squ.....
» 23/08/2011 4:55:36 PM I live in NSW, webd. >>I don't know where Pericles lives, but the NSW State Governm.....
» 23/08/2011 4:16:16 PM I don't have daughters. But I understand from people that do, that girls like dressing up......
» 23/08/2011 4:04:48 PM Ok, I'll bite. "The issue we have is with the enforced imposition of high density ho.....
» 23/08/2011 3:22:29 PM Guilty as charged, Squeers. >>Not only does he resort to ridicule of those he desig.....
» 23/08/2011 2:25:14 PM Oh dear. If this is typical of the output of an "independent public policy think tan.....
» 23/08/2011 1:02:02 PM Innuendo, Arjay? >>You are also rude along with yabby and Pericles with your consta.....
» 22/08/2011 5:56:51 PM Irrelevant, Poirot. >>Btw, GM crops have to be purchased each year - so much for se.....
» 22/08/2011 5:27:23 PM One element that was noticeably absent from the article was any suggestion as to how to do.....
» 22/08/2011 1:44:51 PM What an odd question, Poirot. >>Pericles, Why is it that it's always a choice betwe.....
» 22/08/2011 11:38:32 AM What an interesting thread. I don't actually believe that the weight of the responses so .....
» 21/08/2011 7:02:08 PM There is actually a reason for this, vanna. >>Unfortunately the mentality in Austra.....
» 19/08/2011 5:07:38 PM Ummmm... what, vanna? >>Perciles, My understanding of economics, is that $1 receive.....
» 19/08/2011 1:52:30 PM I guess that if you repeat something long enough, however wrong, you must eventually come .....
» 19/08/2011 10:53:21 AM Another article that relies on an absence of fact. "We don't know whether Orica or .....
» 19/08/2011 10:46:38 AM There is no mystery about insurance. Just a lot of misunderstanding. >>Insurers are.....
» 19/08/2011 10:09:36 AM It is of course very clever of Mr Gupta to use Online Opinion to advertise his "recen.....
» 15/08/2011 7:35:17 AM Interesting use of words, thinker 2. >>It was reported in today's news that New Yor.....
» 14/08/2011 3:05:55 PM An excellent question, kman. >>So what’s the point in debating a leftist loser?<.....
» 13/08/2011 7:32:24 PM That's an intriguing claim, Arjay. >>These institutions have assets far bigger than.....
» 13/08/2011 10:26:55 AM That's funny, Arjay. >>OUG Pericles won't debate real monetary policy.He sees count.....
» 13/08/2011 1:35:13 AM At least I know what I'm talking about, kman. >>And by the way Pericles, you descri.....
» 12/08/2011 3:18:42 PM I'm sure you can, King Hazza. >>Believe me when I say I can identify that mindset&l.....
» 12/08/2011 8:46:42 AM Just as I suspected, kman. All the product of your fevered imagination. >>Not only.....
» 11/08/2011 3:30:48 PM Happen here? Not a chance. Our youth is collectively one of the most positively advantag.....
» 11/08/2011 3:21:13 PM Actually, pelican, you're right. Nothing to do with racism. >>I reacted to Pericles.....
» 11/08/2011 2:28:26 PM Facts, eh, kman? >>Aside from the point that what I wrote were facts as can be asce.....
» 11/08/2011 11:42:17 AM There appears to be little point in publishing thoughtful, carefully expressed articles on.....
» 11/08/2011 11:26:37 AM Neatly summarized, Houellebecq, thank you. >>As to the riots... all with a barrow t.....
» 10/08/2011 1:25:16 PM Sorry, King Hazza, "barely factor"? That's just plain wrong. >>"Isla.....
» 10/08/2011 1:15:39 PM Thanks Joe. >>I'll say it for you: "Blather on."<< My favourite sn.....
» 10/08/2011 1:00:54 PM I have to say that I was pretty unimpressed with the whole process. It's an anachronism. .....
» 10/08/2011 8:50:17 AM You would be losing all your credibility right now, Arjay, if you had any left. You made .....
» 9/08/2011 10:41:24 PM Nice try Arjay. >>Pericles I fell for nothing.<< But you and I know the trut.....
» 9/08/2011 11:05:42 AM Ok everybody. An open invitation from Is Mise to parade your preconceptions and prejudices.....
» 9/08/2011 10:52:06 AM A convenient set of double standards at work here. The author clearly believes that the a.....
» 9/08/2011 7:54:52 AM Thanks for bringing this to our attention, Arjay. >>Japan also in this era was one .....
» 8/08/2011 6:44:09 PM Maybe so, Arjay. >>Jay I've heard of predictions that gold could go to $5000 and oz.....
» 8/08/2011 6:10:31 PM Some important points, Sam Jandwich. >>...they will probably say something to the e.....
» 5/08/2011 11:12:19 AM C'mon Arjay. This is satire. Not even particularly funny satire, at that. Which is prob.....
» 5/08/2011 11:04:44 AM You put a lot of faith in that one sentence, CompeterN, given the masses of contradictory .....
» 5/08/2011 10:16:55 AM An interesting observation, George. >>I have learned on this OLO that many atheists.....
» 4/08/2011 10:16:30 PM Nice try, CompeterN. >>...he demolishes your argument in just two sentences: “I'm n.....
» 4/08/2011 2:34:09 PM That is very, very sad. Coorangreeny: >>my own 23 yo twins... have both decided to .....
» 4/08/2011 11:23:09 AM Errrm.. have you actually read the document, CompeterN? >>And as for the killer bei.....
» 4/08/2011 7:55:55 AM Maybe so, wallumi. >>Pericles, scorn is a commonly accepted form to use in response.....
» 3/08/2011 5:52:32 PM One of most cogent articles on our relationship with China that I have seen from an Austra.....
» 3/08/2011 4:11:17 PM Not in the slightest, wallumi. Not in the slightest. >>Pericles you suppose Mr Salt.....
» 3/08/2011 11:51:47 AM Wounded vanity. Always a problem. "So I sent him a message. He did not respond".....
» 2/08/2011 10:09:06 AM It is appallingly bad taste to use other people's pain and anguish to push one's own singl.....
» 29/07/2011 12:14:28 PM On the contrary, Jon J >>Now explain how you can experience something that doesn't .....
» 28/07/2011 10:29:14 PM This is not about class wars, morganzola. Much as you would like it to be, to justify your.....
» 28/07/2011 3:47:06 PM There is one point of departure though, Atman. >> It appears he mistakenly takes Br.....
» 28/07/2011 3:14:06 PM I honestly wouldn't go there if I were you, morganzola. >>Isn't anybody besides suz.....
» 28/07/2011 2:50:43 PM Never greatly in favour of accuracy, are you Col? Remember all that blather of yours about.....
» 28/07/2011 11:01:30 AM Nice post, bagsyl. >>Certainly there will and should be debates as social values th.....
» 28/07/2011 10:55:46 AM Ay, there's the rub. >>...provided the Greens do not allow themselves to get sucked.....
» 28/07/2011 10:31:29 AM I presume you have a recommendation for this position, Mr Sellick? >>We have plenty.....
» 27/07/2011 5:41:17 PM Boredom? Really, Is Mise? >>Pericles, "What are you hiding from?" Boredom.....
» 27/07/2011 3:39:40 PM Sadly, the source is rather suspect. The report come from the Institute for American Valu.....
» 27/07/2011 3:13:23 PM That's just a little oversimplified, morganzola. >>To correct the more obvious spin.....
» 27/07/2011 2:33:49 PM A "large part", Is Mise? >>A large part of his opus is plagiarized from U.....
» 27/07/2011 11:32:08 AM Not convinced. "The story of Easter Island is like a microcosm of what we can see el.....
» 27/07/2011 10:27:03 AM Chalk and cheese, GlenC. >>Would you also say that if people feel inclined to descr.....
» 27/07/2011 9:41:13 AM I've changed my mind. I earlier recommended that Lexi should avoid reading the "mani.....
» 27/07/2011 8:38:12 AM Oh dear. Another one. >>A good case can be made for this decline being deliberately.....
» 27/07/2011 8:19:26 AM That's a keeper, Col. >>You dare criticize me...<< Says it all, really......
» 26/07/2011 7:22:51 PM What a nonsensical, petty, whining little article this is. If people feel inclined to wri.....
» 26/07/2011 3:19:26 PM Love puns. Thank you stevenlmeyer and morganzola. Special mention to Lexi - that was a stu.....
» 26/07/2011 1:53:40 PM If you find that scary, Lexi, then I recommend that you stay away from the full "mani.....
» 26/07/2011 1:19:18 PM Possibly. "Although I hold no brief for Murdoch it seems to me that jealousy underli.....
» 26/07/2011 12:54:45 PM As I have said on so many occasions to you, Arjay: follow the money. What is happening he.....
» 26/07/2011 8:47:19 AM I need no such assurance, crabsy. >>Pericles: Once again it seems I have to assure .....
» 25/07/2011 3:45:19 PM It appears that you are still working on squeezing Christianity into a form in which you f.....
» 25/07/2011 11:19:03 AM Whatever your politics may dictate to you, Shadow Minister, it is extremely poor form to u.....
» 25/07/2011 10:46:31 AM For anyone with patience, the link below connects with a fairly long article - with some i.....
» 25/07/2011 10:19:00 AM Of one thing I am reasonably sure. There won't be any violent street demonstrations campa.....
» 25/07/2011 9:37:39 AM Nice attempt at a pre-emptive strike, morganzola, to label any criticism as lies, and thos.....
» 24/07/2011 12:22:07 PM To me, this isn't about Tony Abbott, particularly. It is about our political system in ge.....
» 23/07/2011 8:21:40 PM I thought the Greens were the topic du jour, morganzola. Indeed, for the whole month of Ju.....
» 23/07/2011 3:15:54 PM It might help if you used simple sentences, morganzola. >>You've ignored those elem.....
» 22/07/2011 6:22:16 PM Just a note, AJ Philips, there's no point trying to correct Col Rouge. >>Col, Wins.....
» 22/07/2011 2:10:23 PM Careful, bonmot. >>Arjay, can you deal with this please?<< Given the DhrTres.....
» 22/07/2011 1:58:18 PM You clearly hold yourself to different standards that those you expect of me, morganzola. .....
» 21/07/2011 1:00:23 PM The violence is metaphorical, morganzola. >>You know very well that a major elemen.....
» 21/07/2011 12:47:08 PM I'm not entirely sure I understand you, morganzola. (Nothing new there, then...) >>.....
» 21/07/2011 11:21:33 AM True, rstuart. >>At this rate it seems like they could be here, enjoying their own .....
» 21/07/2011 10:58:16 AM It is merely a distraction, I think, to ascribe the antipathy towards Ms Gillard to her ge.....
» 21/07/2011 10:30:16 AM Ointment: meet fly. Every argument has one, and this is it. "Youth voters are broadl.....
» 21/07/2011 7:29:44 AM The fundamental problem I have with the Greens is their inconsistency. On the one hand, t.....
» 20/07/2011 5:35:28 PM There's no point in a discussion that is conducted through the exchange of meaningless slo.....
» 20/07/2011 3:17:00 PM Again, morganzola, we find the enormous gulf between idealism and practicality. >>I.....
» 20/07/2011 2:48:04 PM I find this type of article incredibly difficult to read. There is so much "committee.....
» 20/07/2011 1:49:16 PM Surely, there is some missing information here that could be illuminating. "The 'wag.....
» 19/07/2011 1:38:33 PM I don't necessarily ascribe to the paranoia theory, lockhartlofty. >>This story and.....
» 19/07/2011 1:22:07 PM Silly me. I thought it was satire. Yet there are all these people taking it seriously. &.....
» 19/07/2011 11:53:08 AM That might be a problem, Arjay. >>All the debt that the Fed Res has created from no.....
» 18/07/2011 5:24:06 PM I still recommend that you invest in some education on the nature and workings of the fina.....
» 18/07/2011 9:11:13 AM New terminology, Arjay. What does it mean? >>This is ficticious debt<< If it.....
» 18/07/2011 8:55:19 AM Antiseptic, you might be interested in this story, not from News Limited, which tends to s.....
» 15/07/2011 8:55:17 AM Thank goodness I was too stupid to realize that the Harry Potter books were just another s.....
» 13/07/2011 3:56:48 PM I used to employ that argument when I was seven, Ammonite. >>You claim that the Gre.....
» 13/07/2011 9:00:39 AM It is such a familiar story to some, isn't it Col. >>Australia today is Australia t.....
» 13/07/2011 8:44:19 AM You miss the point, Ammonite. >>Just denigrate the Greens for working towards a coo.....
» 12/07/2011 5:45:01 PM If that is your idea of "chock-a-block full of policies" morganzola, then you an.....
» 12/07/2011 2:55:30 PM Disingenuous, morganzola? Moi? >>There's a whole bunch of [Green policies] there, w.....
» 12/07/2011 11:05:43 AM Spoilsport, Ammonite. >>...whenever a person attaches the word nazi to another, suc.....
» 12/07/2011 9:57:23 AM I'm still having problems with the concept of politicians having any sort of moral compass.....
» 11/07/2011 9:59:59 PM I may have missed something along the way, but is there in existence somewhere a Greens po.....
» 11/07/2011 5:14:41 PM Obviously, the school system failed me badly, because I could make head nor tail of this a.....
» 11/07/2011 12:57:42 PM It's encouraging that you reject the hypothesis, Antiseptic. >>Dear me, Pericles, n.....
» 11/07/2011 12:33:21 PM I think you have spelled them out quite neatly, Ammonite. >>Please elaborate on the.....
» 11/07/2011 11:31:14 AM Very politely expressed, Graham. >>This probably insulates them from some of the co.....
» 11/07/2011 9:13:19 AM Not at all, Antiseptic. >>This is assuming that there is one house per person/famil.....
» 10/07/2011 6:00:10 PM Wrong conclusion, Fester. >>By your logic, "affordable" applies to all th.....
» 9/07/2011 5:20:44 PM Interesting definition, Antiseptic. >>Pericles, I call it speculation because it ha.....
» 9/07/2011 4:33:36 PM I think you may have to check on the definition of "ad hominem", Arjay. It might.....
» 9/07/2011 10:47:52 AM It might be instructive if you were to define "speculator" for us, Antiseptic an.....
» 8/07/2011 3:16:24 PM Good question. >>Would it have made any practical difference if she'd been found th.....
» 8/07/2011 3:00:24 PM That's a bit of a shame, Lexi. >>I'm referring to relgion as a universal social ins.....
» 8/07/2011 10:34:37 AM Sadly, I have had to place the "CAGW debate" on my list of taboo topics, for exa.....
» 8/07/2011 10:09:22 AM A quite brilliant insight, Squeers, I really like it. >>Ideally, religion is the gl.....
» 8/07/2011 9:23:06 AM Your response puzzles me a little, individual. >>This economist is talking nonsense.....
» 8/07/2011 9:01:51 AM Ave atque vale, News of the Screws. We shall mourn your demise in the same way that we mo.....
» 7/07/2011 2:34:36 PM Compassionate as always, Lexi. But unrealistic in this instance. >>We should care a.....
» 7/07/2011 2:05:48 PM I suspect you may not have actually read the article before taking up your metaphorical pe.....
» 7/07/2011 1:41:12 PM That's truly hilarious, Arjay. >>Pericles,when I read rubbish I ignore it<< .....
» 7/07/2011 9:06:50 AM Some cover-up, Arjay. >>Another nuclear plant has gone into meltdown at Fort Calhou.....
» 6/07/2011 10:53:06 AM It's our fault, actually. We - along with the US and Europe - are demonstrating exactly h.....
» 5/07/2011 4:18:48 PM I'm not sure that we do, Arjay. >>For once we agree Pericles.England was invaded by.....
» 5/07/2011 8:41:06 AM On the subject of debt, Arjay, have you noticed what China has been up to? >>Remem.....
» 4/07/2011 4:24:50 PM This is a topic that deserves a sensible airing, rather than simply generating knee-jerk r.....
» 4/07/2011 2:01:02 PM Wow. Times must be tough in the legal profession if they are reduced to drumming up busine.....
» 4/07/2011 1:30:42 PM Yep, John. I feel pretty much the same way about 1066 and William the Conqueror, coming o.....
» 4/07/2011 12:50:04 PM That's patently true, R0bert. >>Microsoft claim that they will never cold call abou.....
» 4/07/2011 12:35:20 PM Ummmm... really, PEST? >>Please the note the hi level of hydro power in germany twi.....
» 4/07/2011 12:24:51 PM Interesting example, Arjay. >>Greece should do what Iceland has done.Refuse the bai.....
» 4/07/2011 8:49:08 AM This is typical of European politics. The experience of the Euro should be taken as the p.....
» 4/07/2011 8:35:49 AM And, Arjay...? >>Susan has been there along with Webster Tarpley and Wayne Madsen w.....
» 3/07/2011 11:17:28 PM No, seriously Arjay. >>You won't argue the facts,just attack the messenger.<<.....
» 3/07/2011 10:03:53 AM Shame on you, Arjay. A sad individual, who clearly has some emotional and mental issues, .....
» 1/07/2011 2:31:43 PM That's something of an admission, rstuart. >>I don't think putting more effort into.....
» 1/07/2011 8:28:34 AM Pure delusion, Sardine. >>And that would be when I arrived here.<< What make.....
» 30/06/2011 8:19:41 PM This is Alice in Wonderland stuff. I don't know how many times I need to say this, but gi.....
» 30/06/2011 5:00:10 PM Blimey, I never thought it would be this difficult to get one simple point across. I unde.....
» 30/06/2011 9:36:00 AM We've been down this road before. http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s2364687.htm And I'm s.....
» 30/06/2011 9:19:42 AM Just the facts, Sardine. Just the facts. >>...what evidence can you provide for you.....
» 29/06/2011 5:07:11 PM I'm with Herbert Stencil on this. >>In essence, the users should pay for services t.....
» 29/06/2011 4:46:44 PM You might need to be a little more careful when selecting your sources, gypsy. >>I .....
» 29/06/2011 11:13:35 AM Yep. "Federation was a really bad idea" Discuss......
» 29/06/2011 9:55:45 AM I'm beginning to understand the Arjay theory of life on earth. Where Marxist ideology ne.....
» 29/06/2011 8:55:59 AM I'm not sure why you folk are deliberately misunderstanding my point here. (Well, actuall.....
» 28/06/2011 2:08:07 PM Are you suggesting that it is coincidence, Divergence? >>You haven't refuted anythi.....
» 28/06/2011 1:53:22 PM You continue to amuse with your dramatics, Arjay. Loved this: >>They also want to .....
» 28/06/2011 10:45:02 AM Curate's egg. Pilger is spot on when describing the stultifying system that operates in t.....
» 27/06/2011 6:56:35 PM That was indeed the report from which I quoted, Jane Grey. >>There is no associatio.....
» 27/06/2011 2:07:31 PM I wasn't going to bother, gypsy, but these little irrelevancies seem to have a life of the.....
» 27/06/2011 9:01:19 AM Are you sure about that rstuart? >>Malthus was right. Look up the Wikipedia article.....
» 26/06/2011 6:41:37 PM Not sure how this crept in, sonofgloin... >>...Einfeld, a fine man with issues...&l.....
» 26/06/2011 10:43:44 AM Ummm... isn't this the right place for those opinion thingies, VK3AUU? >>Pericles, .....
» 24/06/2011 6:40:49 PM You've been on those conspiracy sites again, haven't you, Geoff of Perth. >>Global .....
» 24/06/2011 4:50:12 PM I notice that you carefully avoided the question, Geoff of Perth. "Where would the m.....
» 24/06/2011 2:32:35 PM A question, vanna. >>...the knowledge based society is just a pipedream. Unfortunat.....
» 24/06/2011 2:27:19 PM OK, I'll bite. >>When Portugal goes down, its inevitable, the $650 Trillion of CDS .....
» 24/06/2011 2:09:22 PM Sounds like you agree with me on practically everything, rstuart. No shame in that. Let's.....
» 24/06/2011 11:02:53 AM Predictable. >>Geet Wilder has been found not guilty on all charges.<< As so.....
» 24/06/2011 10:13:25 AM My point, Emma*? >>If you can't identify either errors of fact or errors in logic i.....
» 23/06/2011 10:34:57 PM Ok, let's have a look. >>...what she said clearly it isn't mere polemic. It consist.....
» 23/06/2011 6:26:24 PM Oh well, I tried. But I'd just like to point out to the shrill-brigade that takes excepti.....
» 23/06/2011 2:17:11 PM I know that it is a silly question, but I'll ask it anyway. When the government moves to .....
» 23/06/2011 2:09:01 PM Silly me. "And for those men whose visit to the family doctor is so rare it almost w.....
» 23/06/2011 1:30:30 PM Patronizing? Moi? >>Never mind Pericles the Patronizing - if he was my father I'd m.....
» 23/06/2011 9:50:40 AM Ah yes. The book. Thanks for introducing it, iDreamofjeanie. >>Great writing Fiona......
» 23/06/2011 8:45:44 AM I'm confused. On one side there are the strident folk who tell me that the world is rapid.....
» 22/06/2011 10:08:44 AM Neatly summarized, Hasbeen. >>Brian you are looking straight through the problem, b.....
» 22/06/2011 9:40:50 AM Sounds to me like a procedural issue. I am not a lawyer, but I have always understood tha.....
» 21/06/2011 3:19:08 PM I am fairly certain that if the author were my daughter, I'd be immensely proud of her ent.....
» 21/06/2011 2:47:34 PM Thank you for taking my contribution seriously, Col. >>nope... try reading... my co.....
» 21/06/2011 2:17:48 PM Awwww... shame. Oh well, it was fun while it lasted. A quick wave to Col... >>Hou.....
» 20/06/2011 2:49:04 PM Really, Houellebecq? >>... I was hosting a child's birthday party<< Not by a.....
» 20/06/2011 11:18:19 AM Be honest, one of the key aspects of Forum life is how much you learn about human nature, .....
» 20/06/2011 10:41:21 AM Yabby, c'est très drôle, ça. >>What does a meat pie cost in Paris?<< You mea.....
» 17/06/2011 5:43:09 PM Having worked for a Japanese company in the past, I have an abiding admiration for their b.....
» 17/06/2011 10:52:31 AM Yes, there is pain associated with the GFC, oug. No doubt about it. >>and the peopl.....
» 16/06/2011 5:26:12 PM Irrelevant, Philo. >>Please give from Jesus teaching authority for potential evil a.....
» 16/06/2011 2:43:02 PM Ummm... really, Arjay? >>The really big worry for us in the next few months is the .....
» 16/06/2011 2:32:21 PM There is a difference though, Trav, between translation and interpretation. >>The p.....
» 15/06/2011 3:52:07 PM That's very charitable, Lexi. >>He's probably trawling for ideas on this subject<.....
» 15/06/2011 3:43:42 PM Why, so you did, Ms Powerless >>I did ask one direct question, 'Do you think it's O.....
» 15/06/2011 9:48:33 AM It occurs to me that you have a recipe for an entirely unhappy life, Arjay. Constantly in.....
» 14/06/2011 3:01:27 PM Is it only me, or are others getting mildly annoyed by Mr Hutton's habit of cross-posting .....
» 14/06/2011 1:32:59 PM Who, me, Arjay? >>Pericles you are again trying to obfuscate.<< I asked a st.....
» 14/06/2011 12:38:57 PM Neat summary, Cheryl. >>...one senses that the anti-pops need, for psychological re.....
» 13/06/2011 10:09:10 PM Her departure was indeed accomplished somewhat ungraciously, Col, that much is true. >.....
» 13/06/2011 10:00:05 PM That's just a list, sonofgloin. >>"The controllers of the Federal Reserve are .....
» 13/06/2011 4:50:12 PM Well of course I didn't, Ms Powerless. >>Meanwhile, you never denied that 'you hate.....
» 13/06/2011 4:36:30 PM Your turn, Arjay. >>Just prove that Vladmir Putin and Ron Paul have not made these .....
» 13/06/2011 4:34:04 PM Time to name names, sonofgloin. >>The exact same conglomeration of shylocks have OW.....
» 13/06/2011 4:25:32 PM Bazz, do you have any information on the other side of the equation? >>The Australi.....
» 12/06/2011 7:32:58 PM It isn't "another report", Arjay. It is the same one, using the same words. >.....
» 11/06/2011 4:46:39 PM Yes indeed, Col. >>Like dearest Margaret Thatcher said a few years back "The b.....
» 11/06/2011 3:53:33 PM Bless you, Arjay. Just when I think that the world has become staid and boring, full of pe.....
» 11/06/2011 3:36:18 PM I suspect we may be going round in circles here, one under god. >>im presuming..*yo.....
» 10/06/2011 4:49:42 PM I suspect that you are right, King Hazza. >>A court would either have to ban this t.....
» 10/06/2011 4:16:25 PM Do we? Really? >>Pericles, Good points. We agree on much.<< The point where .....
» 10/06/2011 3:35:11 PM It all seems very... worthy, doesn't it, to stand on a soap-box and preach at us about lim.....
» 10/06/2011 8:50:14 AM That's all very well, Arjay. >>Over 30,000 scientists did sign a petition saying th.....
» 10/06/2011 8:38:57 AM Good point, Stezza. >>...if becoming a republic does not significantly change anyth.....
» 10/06/2011 8:25:46 AM Ok, one under god. >>pericules all i needed from you is the name of the first 'life.....
» 9/06/2011 6:07:11 PM I apologize, I must have missed the question, one under god. >>i was hoping for a d.....
» 9/06/2011 12:53:00 PM As a recent immigrant (early eighties) and an Australian citizen for over twenty years, it.....
» 9/06/2011 9:27:59 AM I'm having some difficulty untangling this one, King Hazza. >>then there are cases .....
» 9/06/2011 8:59:22 AM Thanks for the morning chuckle, Col. >>As for “loved” – trust me, my super-exotic, .....
» 9/06/2011 8:46:30 AM I think that your careful selection of a single definition for the word "faith" .....
» 8/06/2011 2:22:02 PM And this is a bit of a sidestep, don't you think, Saltpetre. >>...God is not respon.....
» 8/06/2011 2:03:45 PM Interesting logical progressions, Saltpetre. Too many to discuss each one, unfortunately. .....
» 8/06/2011 10:46:44 AM I find your posts difficult to follow, one under god, and I suspect I'm not entirely alone.....
» 7/06/2011 10:21:55 PM That's simply an indication of how confused you are, Shockadelic >>we have atheists.....
» 7/06/2011 10:08:35 PM That should make interesting reading, Trav. >>...my next post will be regarding the.....
» 7/06/2011 12:54:21 PM I'm sorry I can't measure up to your high standard of debate, Ms Powerless. >>I sup.....
» 7/06/2011 12:45:31 PM Eh? >>Pericles why on earth would you want to have a rerun of a bloke who has prove.....
» 7/06/2011 12:31:56 PM The problem with a stock exchange valuation is that it anticipates a financial return. Thi.....
» 7/06/2011 9:04:57 AM I too am inclined to think that Julia is highly vulnerable right now. And given that she s.....
» 7/06/2011 8:46:25 AM My bad, Saltpetre, I didn't read the context sufficiently thoroughly. >>Pericles, I.....
» 6/06/2011 4:16:20 PM How sweet of you to ask, Ms Powerless. >>pericles, does your idea of free speech in.....
» 6/06/2011 2:49:36 PM Fair comment. >>Pericles, You should have posted on another topic, "Chaplains .....
» 6/06/2011 2:40:08 PM No idea what you are on about, Philo. >>Pericles, Are you talking about a person’s .....
» 6/06/2011 11:53:29 AM It's not about you, Saltpetre. Unless of course you are in fact Smollett's ghost, operatin.....
» 6/06/2011 9:50:21 AM It is not I who takes these things out of context, Philo. >>Pericles, The topic is .....
» 6/06/2011 9:40:59 AM Philo, I am perfectly well aware that this is what Christians believe, and that it is an i.....
» 6/06/2011 9:16:56 AM I have a problem with this. Saltpetre reports Fred Smollett's words (I haven't checked th.....
» 5/06/2011 4:13:21 PM That hair, just in case anyone was wondering... http://www.thejakartaglobe.com/media/imag.....
» 5/06/2011 4:10:36 PM Oh, really, King Hazza? >>I absolutely oppose any law that makes religious defamati.....
» 5/06/2011 3:38:30 PM I'm beginning to doubt you, just a little, Trav >>Pericles, I haven’t forgotten abo.....
» 5/06/2011 3:28:58 PM That summarizes the problem quite neatly, Philo. >>david f, I agree; Any teacher wh.....
» 5/06/2011 3:14:40 PM Sorry if it wasn't clear from the context, diver dan. >>Pericles: Expand on the abo.....
» 4/06/2011 6:20:03 PM Ummm... like, what, Hasbeen? >>Pericles, reading your posts it is quite obvious tha.....
» 4/06/2011 10:46:43 AM That doesn't surprise me at all, Bazz. >>His speech leaves nothing for me to say.&l.....
» 3/06/2011 2:13:19 PM What's this? >>Hollywood Execs admit on tape to suppressing right wing opinions and.....
» 3/06/2011 2:07:32 PM I'm afraid I switched off when I saw the word "outcomes". Democracy doesn't del.....
» 3/06/2011 1:47:11 PM Think of the amount of money we pay these people. If a company executive on the same pay .....
» 3/06/2011 9:27:16 AM At some point, Australia will have to become part of the rest of the world. Right now, we .....
» 2/06/2011 9:02:08 AM It's OK Trav, >>Pericles, I haven’t forgotten about your post, btw<< I'm not.....
» 31/05/2011 5:01:16 PM The other worrying part of all this is that the kids who get to see the "counsellor&q.....
» 31/05/2011 2:00:46 PM Delighted to see you back on the beat, Col Rouge. Sentence commuted? Thought so. Agree w.....
» 30/05/2011 10:52:36 PM You are just a mass of assumptions, aren't you Trav. >>Do you honestly believe you .....
» 30/05/2011 10:56:11 AM Thank you, Trav. >>Pericles, I applaud your honesty here for admitting that you hav.....
» 30/05/2011 10:12:04 AM I partly agree with you, stevenlmeyer, that there is evidence of overreaction, but I'm not.....
» 29/05/2011 6:16:35 PM These are categorically not opposites, Squeers, so you can't employ "rather than".....
» 28/05/2011 6:07:23 PM I'd probably rephrase this a little, Trav, although I know what you mean. >>Surely,.....
» 28/05/2011 5:28:23 PM A masterclass in "avoid answering the question, at all costs", Dan S de Merengue.....
» 27/05/2011 9:00:37 AM Don't fret, Otokonoko, you're amongst friends. >>If any readers disagree with what .....
» 26/05/2011 3:06:28 PM A change of pace, at last, thank you Trav. >>What would convince you of God’s exist.....
» 26/05/2011 2:20:41 PM Good call, Cheryl. >>Any tips for The Melbourne Cup?<< I suspect it'd be jus.....
» 26/05/2011 9:40:16 AM This is where your world differs from (almost) everyone else's, Arjay. >>You have t.....
» 26/05/2011 8:59:20 AM Your answer, Dan S de Merengue, to everything that cannot be explained by science is ".....
» 26/05/2011 8:29:31 AM Not sure what you mean, Saltpetre. >>Pericles, You seem to be in the same camp as A.....
» 25/05/2011 4:49:12 PM Valid question, oug. >>HOW MANY POPES have started wars<< The most obvious i.....
» 25/05/2011 1:50:05 PM But surely, Trav, you must realize that the "claims" you have identified are far.....
» 25/05/2011 1:31:36 PM Oh, Arjay. You're so gullible. >>China has given an ultimatium to the USA to leave .....
» 25/05/2011 9:34:01 AM Just a suggestion, Mr Sellick. Listen to your daughters. They are trying very hard to exp.....
» 25/05/2011 9:18:40 AM They did... what? "From 1967 to 1974 Greece was under the boot of Army colonels afte.....
» 24/05/2011 5:48:18 PM You misunderstood my question, Dan S de Merengue. My apologies for being so obscure. The .....
» 24/05/2011 9:02:34 AM I'm really warming to this idea. >>Much of my motivation for joining this discussio.....
» 24/05/2011 8:39:45 AM Nice body-swerve there, Trav. Are you available for the State of Origin, by any chance? &.....
» 23/05/2011 10:52:12 PM Trav, any writer who insists that there is no religious angle to the conflict in Northern .....
» 23/05/2011 10:30:32 PM A thoroughly worthy ideal, Dan S de Merengue. >>Much of my motivation for joining t.....
» 23/05/2011 5:14:54 PM Oh, I certainly understand that part of it, AJ Philips... >>...guilt can very much .....
» 23/05/2011 2:39:02 PM I'm not sure that helps us a great deal, Trav. >>If those billions of people were s.....
» 23/05/2011 2:08:26 PM Sounds a lot like special pleading to me. "The Bible in the local language became th.....
» 23/05/2011 10:40:23 AM Deadline, mjpb? >>...I'm putting this in to fend off that wretched 21 day deadline .....
» 23/05/2011 10:32:47 AM Can someone explain what is it about sex that can invoke/create/generate guilt? I've rack.....
» 23/05/2011 10:18:12 AM I wouldn't be too concerned if I were you, Grim. The way I see it, the main reason we hav.....
» 23/05/2011 9:53:59 AM Trav, with the greatest respect, an alternative, ununsupportable, untestable theory does n.....
» 22/05/2011 5:57:20 PM Me too, Belly. >>Others are Tea Potting, good grief I would run a mile rather than .....
» 22/05/2011 5:46:57 PM I absolutely agree with your definition of "cause", Trav. It never occurred to m.....
» 21/05/2011 6:20:33 PM Simplified, Grim,yes. Oversimplfied... not so sure. >>With respect, Pericles, to im.....
» 21/05/2011 5:45:57 PM Gee, Saltpetre, I wish Boaz was still around to hear this. >>If any care to study t.....
» 20/05/2011 3:06:48 PM The issue here is "sharia law". And the "never-ever" defences so far.....
» 20/05/2011 2:21:27 PM One of the delights of OLO - the gift that keeps on giving - is the insight it provides on.....
» 19/05/2011 1:00:28 PM Lots of heat. Not much light. It is my understanding - and it certainly is the case in th.....
» 18/05/2011 3:44:06 PM Sorry, pelican, but you cannot convince me that this is anything more than an opportunity .....
» 18/05/2011 2:04:48 PM Sandpiper, you'll be pleased. I took up your challenge. >>All the Bible stories hav.....
» 18/05/2011 10:47:48 AM This issue is now a mainstream groupthink project, beautifully orchestrated and led by the.....
» 18/05/2011 6:24:56 AM Just a thought. Google "Recognition of Aboriginal Customary Laws". We already .....
» 17/05/2011 11:35:37 AM Interesting statistics, Nickosjt. But just between you and me, if I was a school principa.....
» 17/05/2011 11:02:31 AM C'mon BPT. >>Yes, Pericles, Julia is the atheist messiah who prays in public and be.....
» 17/05/2011 9:47:55 AM This is the end of the line for me, Fester. >>So what makes using a thing purely fo.....
» 17/05/2011 9:39:02 AM >>No man is an atheist when faced in situations of dispair<< OMG!! Ooops. &.....
» 17/05/2011 9:11:17 AM I think you may be wise to de-emphasise this, Arjay. The more you look for Satoshi Nakamot.....
» 17/05/2011 8:34:40 AM It is always a good discipline to leave a discussion when your fellow-disputant comes up w.....
» 17/05/2011 8:27:46 AM Is it just my imagination, or are we seeing a concerted effort to promulgate these phony-w.....
» 16/05/2011 11:21:22 PM That's a bit bizarre, Fester. I suggested that "using animals for a clear working pu.....
» 16/05/2011 9:17:40 AM I meant to mention that too, Ammonite, but ran out of space. You addressed Saltpetre as f.....
» 16/05/2011 9:11:46 AM Well, Squeers, you can't really blame Saltpetre... >>Oh dear, Pericles, we are undo.....
» 15/05/2011 5:38:25 PM You have obviously been laughing so hard that you forgot to listen, jayb. >>...what.....
» 15/05/2011 5:04:05 PM Well of course they do, weareunique. >>Sound strategies put into action during disa.....
» 15/05/2011 3:39:10 PM Surely not, Fester. >>Pericles, my objection to slavery is that, by definition, it .....
» 15/05/2011 2:54:47 PM "Running a surplus" is an easy phrase to drop into the conversation - it sounds .....
» 15/05/2011 2:34:23 PM I'm curious. Having read the documentation carefully, I still don't know how it works, or.....
» 14/05/2011 6:22:13 PM Interesting angle, Saltpetre. >>...there is also the hope that one may be able to g.....
» 13/05/2011 7:15:03 PM Ummm... thanks for sharing, Saltpetre. >>Many today say no, there's no God, we don'.....
» 13/05/2011 3:36:09 PM What a terrifying article. Bordering on the scandalous. It is virtually content-free. The.....
» 13/05/2011 1:19:45 PM Interesting article, stevenlmeyer, thank you. Did you read it? "'Some of the boost .....
» 13/05/2011 10:15:25 AM You're right, stevenlmeyer, we have had this discussion before. >>Yes, Australia do.....
» 13/05/2011 9:35:01 AM They've got that one covered too, Ammonite. >>To me that means there aren't any TRU.....
» 13/05/2011 9:29:52 AM We can agree on this at least, Fester. >>Most slaves were kept for their utility, n.....
» 12/05/2011 9:53:26 AM I can accept that, Fester. >>I was interested on your view of utility and entertain.....
» 12/05/2011 9:18:22 AM You seem to be getting into a lather about nothing, Shockadelic. >>Pericles... You'.....
» 12/05/2011 8:50:35 AM Just trying to understand your position a little better, Dan S de Merengue. >>Peric.....
» 11/05/2011 1:34:47 PM Uh-oh. Here's a worry. >>James O'Neil we truthers seem to be growing expodentially......
» 11/05/2011 1:07:44 PM There's no point in trying to change the topic, Fester. >>I take it that means tha.....
» 10/05/2011 9:14:07 AM I think we're getting closer, Fester. >>Slavery was ended on the basis that human b.....
» 10/05/2011 8:54:44 AM That's a bit thin, Dan S de Merengue. Even for you. >>No one has ever seem a reptil.....
» 10/05/2011 8:49:23 AM For what it's worth, I agree Graham. >>Matt Ridley's article is one that I sought o.....
» 9/05/2011 6:25:04 PM That's a whole lotta wrigglin' there, Shockadelic. >>Yet we teach our children &quo.....
» 9/05/2011 2:51:15 PM Appreciate the response, TRUTHNOW78. But it doesn't make particularly impressive reading. .....
» 9/05/2011 10:40:39 AM Welcome, Dan S de Merengue. Rebecca6 was beginning to run out of puff, what with all tho.....
» 9/05/2011 9:08:16 AM Words fail me. And that doesn't happen often. "In 2009, at its Eighth Session, the P.....
» 9/05/2011 6:26:16 AM I'm glad you ask, Fester. >>So what reasoning will these people of the future use t.....
» 8/05/2011 6:39:43 PM Not sure why, Fester. >>I am somewhat perplexed as to how having a pet is barbaric......
» 7/05/2011 9:44:45 AM Good question, Arjay. >>Pericles,we will never agree so why bother posting?<<.....
» 7/05/2011 9:15:29 AM Sorry one under god, was I ignoring you. >>ok unrebuttted points a clear win welcom.....
» 6/05/2011 1:52:57 PM It is polite, TRUTHNOW78, to provide some form of reference - such an a URL, or a quote fr.....
» 6/05/2011 12:44:24 PM I'm genuinely interested in your response, mjpb. What makes you resist the notion that th.....
» 6/05/2011 9:15:35 AM Your thought processes are always tough to follow, Arjay. But these are odder than most. .....
» 5/05/2011 8:36:57 AM Why not solve the problem by addressing the root cause, JLK2707? >>I think that it .....
» 4/05/2011 11:21:44 AM Not so, one under god. >>pericules..i usually respect your mind but mate..please ge.....
» 4/05/2011 9:45:29 AM C'mon one under god, that's silly. Even for you. >>arjay wrote quote<.."&qu.....
» 3/05/2011 10:42:28 PM Oh please Arjay. Keep it nice, will you? >>The name Al Qaeda is an Arab slang word .....
» 3/05/2011 10:34:15 PM Sorry, that was a little OT. For what it's worth, I agree with Yabby that it was indeed t.....
» 3/05/2011 10:25:04 PM "aka English", Is Mise? >>In 1170AD the Normans (aka English) invaded Ire.....
» 3/05/2011 12:31:27 PM Just to complete the picture, one under god, the flag you linked to is the White Ensign. I.....
» 1/05/2011 5:06:04 PM No-one is assuming anything, LEGO. >>To start of with, I am an atheist, so that is .....
» 1/05/2011 2:13:24 PM Very cute, Dan S de Merengue. >>What does this lump of rock tell us according to Pe.....
» 30/04/2011 10:56:34 AM Which lump of rock might that be, Dan S de Merengue? >>Pericles, I'm curious. What .....
» 29/04/2011 4:04:31 PM I think I see where we drifted apart on this, one under god. >>if i had the shillin.....
» 29/04/2011 3:41:32 PM Good question, Jewely. >>Thing is what are we going to call a transsexual lesbian w.....
» 29/04/2011 3:08:28 PM I'm glad someone picked up on it WmTrevor. >>Pericles I'm not surprised that touri.....
» 29/04/2011 2:42:13 PM One aspect of your conspiracy fantasies, Arjay, that seems to go perpetually unremarked, i.....
» 29/04/2011 2:23:21 PM >>...the Pies don't play until Sunday arvo<< Pies and Doggies. Should be a bi.....
» 29/04/2011 2:04:20 PM Don't be so paranoid, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, Sorry, I didn't realise you we.....
» 29/04/2011 12:08:52 PM You might have got away with it if you had really cared, Curmudgeon. >>I have sugge.....
» 29/04/2011 8:42:27 AM It's your own fault, Dan S Merengue, for a) coming into the discussion so late - what took.....
» 29/04/2011 8:27:28 AM Yeah yeah, LEGO, I've heard it all before. >>...if Christians are being hostile to .....
» 28/04/2011 4:23:06 PM Good question, Jewely. >>As for the wedding... if OLO was going to send a collectiv.....
» 28/04/2011 10:29:45 AM You need to be more specific, mjpb.. >>There is a uniqueness about the JudeoChristi.....
» 28/04/2011 9:40:42 AM At the risk of taking a triviality seriously, the OP has the wrong end of the stick entire.....
» 28/04/2011 9:24:43 AM Keep drinking the Kool-Aid, LEGO. >>Islam is the only religion which I know in whic.....
» 25/04/2011 2:33:10 PM It's not just an internal class war, Mr Windy. >>At least in countries like Austral.....
» 22/04/2011 8:27:35 PM Nice one Squeers. >>Even if we are, as Cheryl says, at the threshold of amazing dis.....
» 22/04/2011 7:09:12 PM By a strange quirk of fate, in my intray this morning was an email that was promoting a fi.....
» 22/04/2011 6:45:21 PM It is actually quite simple rehctub. >>What is wrong with a system that rewards wor.....
» 22/04/2011 6:35:09 PM I know that it sounds good, popnperish. Slogans always do. >>I support the concept .....
» 22/04/2011 6:25:23 PM You have a very good point there, Philo. >>All the claims against Christ posted her.....
» 21/04/2011 6:07:13 PM You're better than that, Yabby >>Indeed Pericles, even rats conditioned to their ca.....
» 21/04/2011 2:30:11 PM Way to go, Ruth1 >>I wonder where people like Cheryl and Pericles live their lives......
» 21/04/2011 2:06:34 PM Oh yeah, the great "if only" game. I love it. I like to play it with real ficti.....
» 21/04/2011 1:57:24 PM We've been through all this on the "West's history not complete without reference to .....
» 21/04/2011 10:30:57 AM Well, thank you for the additional digging, WmTrevor, you found the up-to-date information.....
» 21/04/2011 8:33:32 AM Nice posts, Danielle. Hadn't come across the "Nutty 9-11 Physics" site before. .....
» 20/04/2011 2:59:03 PM The only problem I have with the proposition is the word "mandatory". Shopkeepe.....
» 20/04/2011 2:47:31 PM I love numbers. Don't you, one under god? I especially love this one: "2009 Circula.....
» 20/04/2011 1:22:01 PM You are still clutching at straws, I notice Arjay. >>The Herald Sun also on this da.....
» 20/04/2011 11:48:01 AM Priceless, Mr Windy.. >>The only thing that Malthus was wrong about was the timing......
» 20/04/2011 9:59:00 AM Thanks for the introduction to a thinking American - I'd never heard of the guy before thi.....
» 20/04/2011 9:10:10 AM The inevitable contribution from Australia's resident multi-millionaire doomsayer. Should .....
» 19/04/2011 11:17:53 PM Sarcasm, Peter Hume? Evasion? Dishonesty? Are you sure? >>Pericles More evasion. H.....
» 19/04/2011 6:24:01 PM So have I got this straight? He was deported because he has committed crimes in Australia.....
» 19/04/2011 5:43:34 PM I'm afraid that I agree. Alan Hart has as much credibility as a week-old bagel. In fact,.....
» 19/04/2011 5:14:51 PM I'd love to know where you get your numbers from, Arjay. >>Over $180 billion pa is .....
» 19/04/2011 4:49:17 PM Now I'm confused, Peter Hume. You wrote this: >>Let’s cut to the chase. Do you den.....
» 19/04/2011 1:00:13 PM Ummm, hold on, Peter Hume. Haven't you forgotten something? >>If you can’t give any.....
» 19/04/2011 12:37:58 PM I've been following this story for a couple of months now, and all its associated drama. .....
» 18/04/2011 10:17:29 PM I think you may be taking the whole "argument" thing too literally, PaulL. Losin.....
» 18/04/2011 2:44:00 PM I think you may be wandering further away from the point, one under god. But no matter. Y.....
» 18/04/2011 2:24:12 PM Are you a lawyer too, by any chance, James O'Neill? >>It is not Dr Pert's fault th.....
» 18/04/2011 9:59:08 AM I feel I must be missing something here Ludwig. You ask: >>...whether they have a .....
» 18/04/2011 9:27:43 AM At the risk of getting caught in the crossfire, I couldn't help but notice a slight flaw i.....
» 18/04/2011 9:03:06 AM This discussion reminds me of the aphorism "all generalizations are false. Including .....
» 18/04/2011 8:46:07 AM I've noticed this before about lawyers. They can always find justification for flying in t.....
» 17/04/2011 5:50:35 PM The oldies are the goodies. Her Side of the Story: He was in an odd mood Sunday night. W.....
» 17/04/2011 5:15:09 PM That's absolutely right, one under god. >>hyper-inflation..is local..*[so far] like.....
» 17/04/2011 4:37:44 PM You keep dodging the important questions Dan S de Merengue. I'm starting to wonder why. .....
» 16/04/2011 7:24:57 PM It is a great pity that Boaz isn't around any longer. >>Do you think it would be re.....
» 16/04/2011 7:09:56 PM Arjay, when are you going to accept that you don't understand a word that you write? >.....
» 16/04/2011 5:32:27 PM Before you ride off into the sunset on your high horse, one under god, have another attemp.....
» 16/04/2011 2:12:32 PM And just a gentle word of advice, one under god. I strongly suggest that you get your edu.....
» 16/04/2011 2:06:53 PM Understanding the essential simplicity is important, one under god, before you are able to.....
» 15/04/2011 4:28:00 PM Lot of heat, not much light. Until it can be shown that a given set of inputs will consis.....
» 15/04/2011 4:05:55 PM Before your posts once again descended into incoherence, one under god, I think I understo.....
» 15/04/2011 1:33:37 PM Personally, I wouldn't call the influence of the sun on our planet "negligible",.....
» 14/04/2011 3:44:04 PM Very droll, Houellebecq In case anyone missed the joke, those song lyrics (Pearl Jam's He.....
» 14/04/2011 3:28:10 PM On what basis do you expect "cupra/nickle" to behave any differently from gold, .....
» 14/04/2011 1:52:41 PM Back on topic for a moment. I haven't noticed the appearance yet of the Utah Gold Dollar......
» 14/04/2011 1:21:24 PM Yep, you're right, it's a judgment call, Houellebecq. >>What's to say manipulating .....
» 14/04/2011 9:59:55 AM I couldn't possibly use my real name. Julia would kick me out of The Lodge......
» 14/04/2011 9:56:22 AM That's not all by a long way, one under god. >>the truth is bankers took over the w.....
» 14/04/2011 9:38:28 AM A valuable addition to the debate on "welfare". Which is code for "how mu.....
» 14/04/2011 8:31:37 AM Yep. >>Simply 'background radiation'. That's all?<< Taken for granted......
» 14/04/2011 8:27:28 AM I wonder if there is any correlation, statistically speaking, between those who advocate b.....
» 13/04/2011 11:52:17 AM I'm sure you are, Dan S de Merengue. >>I'm happy for you to tell me why this isn't .....
» 13/04/2011 11:30:34 AM I was relating my own experience, Arthur N, not advocating government policy. >>So .....
» 13/04/2011 9:30:17 AM I'm with you Jewely. None of my three kids has ever experienced physical punishment from .....
» 13/04/2011 9:14:48 AM No, that's not what I said, one under god. >>oh..so high intrest is justifyable bec.....
» 12/04/2011 8:38:38 PM That's the point at which Berg and I part company, Dan S de Merengue. >>The very mo.....
» 12/04/2011 3:33:05 PM I suppose I asked for it, one under god, when I suggested "If you ever find the need .....
» 12/04/2011 9:35:40 AM Isn't that a bit of a contradiction, Arjay? >>Today however is different when debat.....
» 12/04/2011 9:17:06 AM It's just one of those aspects of human nature that will never be explained, stevenlmeyer,.....
» 12/04/2011 8:35:00 AM Interesting question, Poirot. >>Care to inform the ladies on OLO what it is that we.....
» 12/04/2011 8:29:00 AM How will you ever learn anything, if you never question anything, Arjay? >>China ha.....
» 11/04/2011 1:59:56 PM You jest of course, Arjay. >>Pericles you seem to have comprehension problem<<.....
» 11/04/2011 10:11:03 AM Sorry Arjay, I must have missed something. >>If you paid attention Pericles I said .....
» 10/04/2011 10:47:00 PM The minute that you show the slightest evidence of understanding a single sentence that yo.....
» 10/04/2011 3:42:51 PM One more time, spindoc. >>When you say “She finds herself in a position, unique in .....
» 10/04/2011 3:18:28 PM But the question has to be asked Arjay, so what? >>The Rothschilds are pushing for .....
» 10/04/2011 2:50:46 PM Think it through, one under god, just one more time. >>tally sticks arnt money they.....
» 9/04/2011 5:18:19 PM Oh, the poor moo-cows. But obviously, they have a different view of life in the Northern .....
» 9/04/2011 5:05:28 PM This sort of petty points-scoring and triumphalism trivializes the issues, in my view spin.....
» 9/04/2011 4:45:26 PM It is good that you have at least checked Wikipedia, one under god, to understand the back.....
» 9/04/2011 4:08:51 PM Which brings us right back to that as-yet-unanswered question, doesn't it Dan S de Merengu.....
» 9/04/2011 1:50:50 AM It just seemed to me that I had already answered. >>Pericles, Thanks for your respo.....
» 8/04/2011 6:03:33 PM I thought we had moved on from there Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, When Chris Berg.....
» 8/04/2011 2:35:40 PM I'll try, one under god. >>jesus wept if only you could explain it better<< .....
» 8/04/2011 1:52:03 PM Just one more observation, if I may. I was pondering the range of meaning between "i.....
» 8/04/2011 11:38:30 AM Paul Simon sang it. "All lies and jest Still, a man hears what he wants to hear And .....
» 7/04/2011 11:09:36 PM It is difficult to follow you sometimes, one under god. And this is one of those times. Y.....
» 7/04/2011 10:18:47 PM That's somewhat simplistic, Dan S de Merengue. >>There are many common and basic el.....
» 7/04/2011 3:14:19 PM And Arjay, you really should know better by now. >>Remember the Alan Grayson Ben Be.....
» 7/04/2011 2:46:56 PM Your ability to complicate really simple concepts is becoming legendary, one under god. &.....
» 7/04/2011 10:33:42 AM Please, Professor Allison, the last thing we need right now are facts. We need a whole lo.....
» 7/04/2011 9:45:17 AM Arjay, is this in fact satire...? >>King Henry 1st invented the tally stick,a debt .....
» 7/04/2011 9:10:26 AM I think you may have missed the key point of the Constitution, one under god. >>per.....
» 6/04/2011 5:40:58 PM Exactly, Philo. >>Male pheremones are largely excreated underarms which is attracti.....
» 6/04/2011 11:26:58 AM To your questions, mjpb. >>Do you disagree with the first premise that I used being.....
» 6/04/2011 11:16:51 AM No need to apologize, mjpb. >>Pericles, Sorry about the delay. Real life has a habi.....
» 6/04/2011 10:43:40 AM Not so, one under god. >>look at the constitution only coin is lawfully constituted.....
» 6/04/2011 10:07:31 AM You're way off track there Philo. >>Pericles, I note the atricle in the URL posted .....
» 5/04/2011 7:24:23 PM Very fanciful, Arjay. >>I think we will see many states succeed [sic] from the Unio.....
» 5/04/2011 11:06:06 AM That's an interesting throwaway line, Philo. >>Homosexual men are equally aroused b.....
» 5/04/2011 10:20:32 AM Small correction, Nils. >>Dan, you mention Rodney Stark. He is the best historian I.....
» 4/04/2011 6:22:45 PM You might like to explain this with a little more clarity, Arjay. >>Utah may as wel.....
» 4/04/2011 3:39:48 PM Interesting theory, Arjay. >>That's why I'm suggesting using copper and a mixture o.....
» 4/04/2011 10:07:31 AM You're in smoke-and-mirror territory here, Arjay. According to what I have read, the Bill.....
» 4/04/2011 9:35:38 AM Interesting points, Dan S de Merengue. >>Galileo was who he was. Maybe if he was b.....
» 2/04/2011 4:55:01 PM That's all just political point-scoring and opposition grandstanding, Bazz. It's what they.....
» 2/04/2011 2:16:46 PM Look, if you don't know, Bazz, it is perfectly ok to say so. >>Defaulting on paying.....
» 2/04/2011 2:03:16 PM Neatly put, Dan S de Merengue. >>The causal relationship between faith and motiatio.....
» 1/04/2011 10:43:38 PM I think you are getting the idea, Dan S Merengue. >>Yet another much lesser role co.....
» 1/04/2011 4:57:40 PM It was, in the context of the game, the difference between winning and losing, Dan S de Me.....
» 1/04/2011 2:45:53 PM I just notice something else, Bazz. >>Pimco, so I read is the world's largest trade.....
» 1/04/2011 2:17:25 PM If, then, else. >>However if the supply of oil starts decreasing then the supply of.....
» 1/04/2011 1:48:35 PM When demand outstrips supply, prices will rise. Economics 101. Think of the many forces.....
» 1/04/2011 1:08:10 PM No, that seems to be a comprehensive list, George. >>Maybe you would like to sugges.....
» 31/03/2011 10:54:53 AM Coincidence, George? >>Some people will see here at least a correlations, others ju.....
» 31/03/2011 8:41:00 AM Apologies, Dan S de Merengue, I didn't mean to offend you by putting Berg's words into you.....
» 30/03/2011 3:10:29 PM Not quite, Dan S de Merengue. >>At it's heart, our scientific pioneers had the conf.....
» 30/03/2011 10:28:44 AM Interesting interpretation, Mark Duffett. >>It rather puts the lie to your thesis t.....
» 30/03/2011 9:48:31 AM I have often thought along these lines too, Mr Holden. The path that both the doctor/doct.....
» 29/03/2011 3:01:47 PM There's another, rather unflattering pic in today's Australian, of Bob going the pucker-up.....
» 29/03/2011 2:43:48 PM Yes, sort of. If you screw up your eyes and squint a bit, then you would probably have to .....
» 29/03/2011 12:16:42 PM Agreed, Peter Hume. >>Pericles Marriage is by definition an act of faith, namely, u.....
» 29/03/2011 10:05:31 AM This article doesn't sufficiently separate the religious and the non-religious position of.....
» 29/03/2011 9:00:50 AM You're right of course, spindoc. >>Pericles, how dare you suggest that the democrat.....
» 29/03/2011 8:01:39 AM Apart from the fact that I begrudge her the money (but that is true to a greater or lesser.....
» 28/03/2011 10:51:50 AM Tim Minchin's final Sydney show was live on ABC2 last evening, so it is possible that at l.....
» 28/03/2011 10:09:54 AM Asleep at the wheel? You mean, he actually knew there was a wheel? Bob Carr was undoubt.....
» 25/03/2011 1:55:26 PM I suspect that Barry O'Farrell has a lot more urgent stuff to worry about, starting Monday.....
» 25/03/2011 10:09:00 AM I think there's a little more to it than "change the channel". When I saw that .....
» 25/03/2011 9:58:29 AM If my reaction upset you, Aime, I apologise. It is just that when I see all-encompassing.....
» 25/03/2011 9:35:38 AM Yep, there's the trains. And the power utilities, and the airport problem and the housing.....
» 25/03/2011 8:55:02 AM Are you sure, Martin S? >>Dear Pericles, No one wishes eternal damnation on anyone&.....
» 24/03/2011 10:59:21 PM You're a puzzle, Amicus. Quite an enigma. What has made you so excited all of a sudden? .....
» 24/03/2011 3:30:09 PM Ummmm... so which side are you on, Amicus? >>How much should we care pericles about.....
» 24/03/2011 2:55:27 PM Sarcasm is always a fairly easy tool to wield in these situations. The contributions that .....
» 24/03/2011 2:38:45 PM I too have no insight into Deveny's mind, stevenlmeyer. >>I cannot read Deveny’s mi.....
» 24/03/2011 10:23:58 AM Sorry, Aime, which part of this contribution of yours did I misunderstand>? >>Pu.....
» 24/03/2011 9:53:38 AM I think you may have missed the thrust of my questions, Peter Hume. Just to remind you: .....
» 24/03/2011 9:35:04 AM Maybe it's just me, but I find this speaks volumes for the condition of our political proc.....
» 24/03/2011 8:44:16 AM It's easy to dismiss articles like this as traditional bleeding-heart liberal whimper, but.....
» 23/03/2011 10:04:13 AM My goodness, we are being judgmental today, Peter Hume. >>No it’s you who are eliti.....
» 23/03/2011 9:40:52 AM Given the "there's this, but then again, there's that" approach of the article, .....
» 23/03/2011 9:02:26 AM I guess your little homily deserves a response, stevenlmeyer. >>...how interesting .....
» 23/03/2011 8:33:46 AM Not really, Arjay. >>Pericles,Keith Snow made the point that the US sent CIA as a f.....
» 23/03/2011 5:18:54 AM Not quite, SPQR. >>Even an old poetiphobe (Judged from your comments to Foxy some t.....
» 22/03/2011 1:44:25 PM Uh oh, SPQR, you've got William Wordsworth spinning in his grave again. >>If I were.....
» 22/03/2011 12:46:45 PM I was also prepared to give him the benefit of the doubt, thinker 2. >>I don't thin.....
» 22/03/2011 10:31:03 AM Sad, isn't it Bazz. >>It was recently ruled that the people of England are the abor.....
» 22/03/2011 10:11:00 AM I read the piece, Arjay, thanks for asking. >>These reactors were in the wrong plac.....
» 22/03/2011 9:58:10 AM Oh dear. Yet another piece of under-researched, overblown journalism, whose only objective.....
» 22/03/2011 9:13:39 AM Ah, the "God is love" defence, Martin S. >>God loves everyone - dictators.....
» 22/03/2011 8:32:01 AM I must have missed something, Arjay. What is the conspiracy here? Are the CIA intending t.....
» 22/03/2011 8:24:29 AM Thanks for the insight Graham. On the evidence, then, electoral fraud under the present ru.....
» 22/03/2011 8:00:57 AM Gee, I'm going to have to work hard on this one, Peter Hume. >>Pericles There’s no .....
» 21/03/2011 9:12:45 PM That's funny. "Barry O'Farrell recognises this, and has offered a contract with the .....
» 21/03/2011 3:07:16 PM Wow, Is Mise, you take no prisoners, do you. >> I'd expect those who advocate high.....
» 21/03/2011 2:50:45 PM What, all of them, Aime? >>Put simply, Islamists don't live and let live. The sligh.....
» 21/03/2011 2:43:14 PM Fair enough, Rhian. >>If I was to attempt electoral fraud using multiple votes, I’d.....
» 21/03/2011 12:40:03 PM I'm with Lexi on this, stevenlmeyer. >>It seems to me that you're again on a anti-I.....
» 21/03/2011 12:22:08 PM An interesting thought, Herbert Stencil. >>...motivated individuals could rock up t.....
» 21/03/2011 10:23:05 AM Not convinced, Philo. >>The fact is Lexie the Greens have been deceitful in their s.....
» 21/03/2011 10:14:59 AM That's rather uncharitable of you, Peter Hume. >>...why anyone engaged in *producti.....
» 21/03/2011 9:50:14 AM I must be missing some subtleties here. The present system has little to do with horses. .....
» 19/03/2011 10:31:00 PM That's rather unfair of you, Is Mise. >>the Greens are opposed to financial donatio.....
» 18/03/2011 12:48:26 PM I'm not sure you can call it hypocrisy, Is Mise. And I'm not a Green. >>Greens' sup.....
» 18/03/2011 12:30:14 PM Thanks, Houellebecq, that was rather nicely put. >>It's a Messiah complex, or some .....
» 18/03/2011 8:21:39 AM My apologies, then, to Jennifer Sinclair for picking on the title. >Pericles I am resp.....
» 17/03/2011 6:59:37 PM You're still not listening, Arjay, are you. >>Is not the Military budget balanced o.....
» 17/03/2011 1:50:58 PM Any article that uses the words "wicked" and "horrid" as some of its k.....
» 17/03/2011 12:59:28 PM Mr Eslake demonstrates once again the gulf between economics and politics. Ne'er the twain.....
» 17/03/2011 10:28:45 AM Who mentioned immigration, Divergence? >>You will see that it is quite possible to .....
» 17/03/2011 10:03:38 AM One of the more intriguing aspects of this discussion is the prevalent assumption that the.....
» 17/03/2011 9:50:15 AM It's all the fault of Twitter. >>We have experts telling us it's dire and experts t.....
» 17/03/2011 8:34:23 AM OK, Arjay, one more time, from the top. $2.3 trillion was not lost. Let's read again, t.....
» 17/03/2011 8:06:23 AM Clearly, you approve, Is Mise. >>The Greens, to their credit, have opposed politica.....
» 16/03/2011 4:39:52 PM It is important, I know, to keep things simple for you, divergence, otherwise you tend to .....
» 16/03/2011 1:23:49 PM Just a thought, Lexi. >>The rapid speed of new trends in youth culture, for example.....
» 16/03/2011 1:11:06 PM If elections are to be funded from our taxes, there should be concomitant public accountab.....
» 16/03/2011 10:36:36 AM I notice that this is your second shot at this, politicskid21. The last one on the topic o.....
» 16/03/2011 10:11:30 AM Spin, Mr Green? >>The situation in Japan illustrates the point - it has become incr.....
» 16/03/2011 9:46:45 AM Since you never get tired of reporting the same old rubbish, Arjay, I won't get tired of p.....
» 16/03/2011 9:26:50 AM Totally agree, Dan S de Merengue. >>The media (ideally, of course) is supposed to b.....
» 15/03/2011 10:47:05 PM But I'm sure that you can see the point of my question, pelican. >>Pericles It beca.....
» 15/03/2011 3:50:50 PM Poor assumption, pelican. >>Pericles I accept your disinterest in the wilderness, m.....
» 15/03/2011 3:32:11 PM Wishful thinking, I suspect, Quick response. >>Given the full television coverage o.....
» 15/03/2011 1:10:44 PM I sometimes wish I could raise some interest in these "hellup, hellup, the wilderness.....
» 15/03/2011 12:43:18 PM Puzzling, isn't it suzeonline. >>Having taken care of aged soldiers that were invol.....
» 14/03/2011 1:03:10 PM If the Pilgeresque overblown rhetoric were to be removed, we would be left with a sane and.....
» 14/03/2011 9:41:18 AM Nonsense, Peter Hume. >>It was that bloody global warming again<< That's an .....
» 14/03/2011 9:35:14 AM I'm not entirely sure you are keeping this in perspective, thinker 2. >>Nuclear pow.....
» 14/03/2011 9:12:27 AM I completely agree, David Palmer. >>I don't think we should get too carried away wi.....
» 11/03/2011 1:50:52 PM I was fortunate enough to be a constituent during Ted Mack's time as Mayor of North Sydney.....
» 11/03/2011 10:34:47 AM I suspect that Mr Marsh may have finally lost the last vestige of a sense of perspective. .....
» 11/03/2011 8:28:36 AM The role of the conservative commentator is not to report. They can safely leave that oner.....
» 11/03/2011 7:59:53 AM Way to solve the unemployment problem, rehctub. >>Now, there should be conditions s.....
» 11/03/2011 7:47:47 AM Interesting point, Dan S de Merengue, one that hadn't occurred to me. >>I'm guessin.....
» 10/03/2011 5:12:51 PM Duly noted, Grim. >>getting to the moon... the Harbour Bridge? The Sydney Opera Hou.....
» 10/03/2011 8:33:39 AM Where's the connection? "A young woman, subjected to abuse of power and inappropriat.....
» 10/03/2011 8:26:10 AM That should of course have been 1990 and 1992, not 1980 and 1982. Apologies, the decades .....
» 10/03/2011 8:22:55 AM Clearly, time applies vaseline to the lens of history, thinker 2. >>...a Multi Func.....
» 10/03/2011 7:25:14 AM I managed to get as far as "Following the success of the Tunisian and Egyptian revolu.....
» 9/03/2011 1:57:02 PM Why, thank you, Hasbeen. >>Pericles, there are some stupid people in this world, & .....
» 9/03/2011 1:28:14 PM If I'm reading this correctly, mjpb... >>They [supreme beings?] [would] need to jus.....
» 9/03/2011 8:53:40 AM Fair point, oug. >>'paying more' hasnt given me better electricty or better gas or .....
» 9/03/2011 8:40:18 AM Ummm... Madison, Wisconsin? A city with a population somewhere between that of Hobart and.....
» 9/03/2011 8:17:35 AM I assume that you are equally willing to bear the extra cost to those services, Hasbeen, t.....
» 9/03/2011 7:51:30 AM Gotta hand it to you Arjay. Always on the lookout for a government conspiracy. >>Co.....
» 9/03/2011 7:36:58 AM Such breathless indignation. Such bravely staccato prose - Hemingwayesque, even. "Th.....
» 8/03/2011 2:46:12 PM OK runner. I'll bite. >>David G totally perverts the scriptures in order to back hi.....
» 8/03/2011 11:24:24 AM I appreciate that you have now given it some thought, mjpb. The "flimsy" part w.....
» 8/03/2011 10:37:44 AM Nothing here to kill, thinker2. >>Arjay , this may well be one of the most importan.....
» 7/03/2011 2:31:46 PM Yep, thought that would be a tough one, mjpb. No cause, no first cause, no God. Simple w.....
» 7/03/2011 2:10:51 PM You are perfectly correct, leckos. >>Hello Pericles, if you haven't noticed this we.....
» 7/03/2011 1:25:00 PM Ummmm, point of order, Raycom >>Clownfish, you are on the ball (to use a cricketing.....
» 7/03/2011 8:36:41 AM Stop the Press! Politician abandons election promise! If only this were a newsworthy eve.....
» 7/03/2011 8:24:34 AM Well, Arjay, I can only assume that you are referring to an entirely different NORAD. >.....
» 7/03/2011 8:05:59 AM I agree, R0bert. >>Global warming may well be a very serious risk, understanding th.....
» 6/03/2011 5:35:48 PM The problem with your theories, Arjay, is that you insist on only seeing what you want to .....
» 5/03/2011 10:47:16 PM Say what, mjbp? >>Pericles he has a point. Of course I’m biased by the mind reading.....
» 4/03/2011 11:35:12 PM On the contrary, Arjay, I have read every scrap of evidence you have presented. >>W.....
» 4/03/2011 3:33:01 PM It's a little off-topic, individual. But let's take a closer look. >>Pericles, What.....
» 4/03/2011 12:20:54 PM Arjay, you are pushing it uphill, you know. >>There is no way that Bin laden and hi.....
» 4/03/2011 12:02:56 PM I think the author may be confused about what a "holiday" is. >>There's n.....
» 3/03/2011 4:43:42 PM Oh dear. What some people will do to get some attention. >>We face a financial cris.....
» 3/03/2011 4:16:59 PM Guilty as charged, individual. >>Pericles, You obviously are unaware of remote area.....
» 3/03/2011 4:06:41 PM Well... yes, actually, Philo. >>Pericles, According to this view then it should be .....
» 3/03/2011 12:40:03 PM There's a fair amount of discussion on the topic, Philo, if you care to look. >>Ple.....
» 2/03/2011 11:56:55 AM There's your problem, individual, right there... >>I'm using Telstra wireless broad.....
» 1/03/2011 9:11:07 PM That's quite a laundry list of what you require nanny to do for you, sonofgloin. But what.....
» 1/03/2011 9:03:18 PM That was my point, Arjay. >>Libya has a lot of wealth but owned by a few<< A.....
» 1/03/2011 11:43:32 AM The costs aren't fungible, sonofgloin. >>It costs $60 [or $160, whatever] million t.....
» 1/03/2011 9:52:36 AM Sometimes, concentrating too hard on "what is America doing" takes the eye off t.....
» 28/02/2011 12:32:35 PM There are a few already set up, BAYGON. http://www.scamwatch.gov.au/content/index.phtml/i.....
» 26/02/2011 12:53:04 PM Well of course it does, Cronos. >>It rather strikes me Atheism is the truly arrogan.....
» 25/02/2011 10:22:09 AM Relatively cogent Pilger, for a change. Not the nonsense about "...worldwide economi.....
» 25/02/2011 10:02:33 AM Interesting. >>Canadian multiculturalists are pushing polygamy<< I had a loo.....
» 25/02/2011 9:43:39 AM Not very convincing, Dan S de Merengue. >>Calling me names such as 'dishonest' is a.....
» 25/02/2011 7:55:55 AM All good questions, Cronus. >>Is good and evil an expression of mass opinion? Or do.....
» 25/02/2011 7:39:59 AM Not sure about that, Dan S de Merengue. >>I have and will seek to express, explain,.....
» 24/02/2011 3:35:28 PM That's why I could never join the Navy. >>There's no sitting down with a bear or tw.....
» 24/02/2011 3:24:09 PM C'mon, Yabby. That's just silly. >>Ah Pericles, just like losing weight. Eat less, .....
» 24/02/2011 3:09:20 PM Yep, that's sorta the problem with Imams, I guess. >>Lexi, when we hear Imams decla.....
» 24/02/2011 9:17:58 AM How sad it must be to be old. Not in years, necessarily, but in attitude. This article h.....
» 24/02/2011 7:34:16 AM I didn't say it was easy, Yabby. >>If quitting smoking was as easy as you claim, th.....
» 23/02/2011 12:38:00 PM There is a difference, Yabby. >>Ah Pericles, you mean as simple as losing those ext.....
» 23/02/2011 12:06:35 PM Don't be so unfair to yourself Arjay. >>Pericles,I have to give you laugh sometimes.....
» 23/02/2011 10:51:40 AM As I suspected, stevenlmeyer, you are using the word "multiculturalism" in a som.....
» 23/02/2011 7:22:08 AM Good question, jjplug. >>What is a wemon?<< Apparently, it is a 'lessor bein.....
» 23/02/2011 7:13:18 AM I'm right with you, 95% of the way suzeonline. But this, I cannot accept. >>I don't.....
» 23/02/2011 6:59:32 AM I'm confused, Arjay. You haven't mentioned the international cabal of banksters, nor the .....
» 22/02/2011 9:57:54 PM Curiouser and curiouser, King Hazza. I suspect we have wandered far from the point, but I.....
» 22/02/2011 4:32:16 PM I'm not trying to impugn your motives, stevenlmeyer. But I do wonder where you are coming .....
» 22/02/2011 12:55:01 PM They are not the only ones intent upon bending us to their ideological will, VK3AUU. >.....
» 22/02/2011 12:17:31 PM We seem to have become bogged down in mathematical trivia, King Hazza. >>"Even.....
» 22/02/2011 9:22:30 AM I too was amused to see Dan S de Merengue surface here, A J Philips. >>Disgruntled .....
» 22/02/2011 8:08:21 AM As an employer, I have to agree with Peter D. >>Nobody on this earth has any moral .....
» 21/02/2011 10:31:34 PM Your arithmetic needs some attention, King Hazza. >>a direct-democracy would requir.....
» 21/02/2011 4:30:39 PM Which ones are "outlandish", King Hazza? >>...you would require people to.....
» 21/02/2011 2:54:41 PM I just dropped in to see if there was any more "meat" on this rather over-chewed.....
» 21/02/2011 2:42:23 PM I'm giving you fair warning, Houellebecq. I plan to use this offering of yours without at.....
» 21/02/2011 2:37:47 PM Fair suck of the sav, Shadow Minister. >>Within minutes of me posting, you retort w.....
» 21/02/2011 2:24:50 PM Your generalizations are as sweeping - and as inaccurate, grateful - as the most fundie of.....
» 21/02/2011 2:01:17 PM That doesn't surprise me at all, King Hazza. >>No problem with any of these with me.....
» 21/02/2011 12:29:43 PM Most, I'm afraid R0bert. >>...how many of those commuters really need to be physica.....
» 21/02/2011 9:59:45 AM It didn't just "look like" you changed your stance, Boaz. >>Yes Pericles......
» 21/02/2011 9:00:07 AM I think you may be under the impression that Switzerland, with its ultra-democratic refere.....
» 21/02/2011 8:11:59 AM To a non-smoker it may seem a simple issue. Smoking is bad for your health, taxpayer dolla.....
» 18/02/2011 1:56:31 PM Oh dear, Boaz. Oh dear indeed. >>The sense which makes sense of the Gospels.. is no.....
» 18/02/2011 8:02:41 AM As always, Boaz, your concept of "common sense" and mine are as chalk and cheese.....
» 18/02/2011 7:44:36 AM Certainly not, Boaz. >>So.. Pericles.. we disagree often.. most of the time... so.......
» 18/02/2011 7:15:18 AM Intriguing position, grateful. >>If you assume that “humans evolved from another sp.....
» 17/02/2011 4:30:59 PM I've no idea what you are talking about, Boaz. >>Dear Pericles 'which' ones do I be.....
» 17/02/2011 4:04:21 PM "Unfogging", Boaz? >>Periscope.. you're welcome. But faith in Christ has .....
» 17/02/2011 3:36:34 PM Interesting dissertation, Ho Hum. >>It is also more or less common knowledge that w.....
» 17/02/2011 3:14:41 PM Oh. That's all right then, PhilipM. >>Accuracy of the story is irrelevant for purp.....
» 17/02/2011 12:49:26 PM There's no point trying to change the subject, crabsy. >>Pericles and Pelican: I ag.....
» 17/02/2011 10:13:34 AM My point of departure, as always, is where Mr Sellick moves away from the "supreme be.....
» 17/02/2011 8:46:26 AM Not in the wettest of your dreams, Boaz. >>Good golly miss molly.. Pericles is on m.....
» 16/02/2011 4:06:23 PM Sadly, I may be reaching the same conclusion Joe. >>Actually, I am coming to believ.....
» 16/02/2011 1:02:14 PM There is a whole lot of smoke being blown here, in the name of what each of us considers t.....
» 16/02/2011 11:01:36 AM But we still have to ask, Boaz, which bits? >>...we derive our information about Go.....
» 15/02/2011 10:29:27 PM You must be thinking of someone else, Divergence. >>Pericles likes to pretend that .....
» 15/02/2011 12:46:50 PM Boaz, now you are concerned that: >>the issue is not so much about how a non believ.....
» 15/02/2011 12:15:32 PM Well of course you would think that, popnperish. >>So, as for the analogy with peak.....
» 14/02/2011 1:32:27 PM Are you sure about that, Boaz? >>GLENN BECK (Fox News) "This is the beginning .....
» 14/02/2011 12:45:58 PM OK Boaz, we seem to be narrowing it down quite nicely. >>But this is not about 'hat.....
» 14/02/2011 12:05:19 PM Ahem... errr, Clownfish? >>the homeopath simply gives the patient a dose of the act.....
» 14/02/2011 10:38:19 AM So true, Boaz. So true. >>Dear Sus and Pericles.. no problemo... If I give it.. I a.....
» 14/02/2011 10:28:12 AM Use of the "Easter Island story" to headline this article is on a par with the r.....
» 14/02/2011 10:05:49 AM Pretty cogent argument, Mr Leyonhjelm. Unfortunately you are up against two formidable ob.....
» 14/02/2011 8:31:35 AM That's the real problem. Right there. >>There must be literally hundreds of lobby g.....
» 14/02/2011 8:14:25 AM There's still not much mileage in taking a logical approach to a Boaz piece, pelican, but .....
» 14/02/2011 7:46:18 AM Appreciate your concern, suzeonline. >>Read it and let me know what you think.<&.....
» 13/02/2011 3:05:58 PM Short-term memory loss, Boaz? >>J Parker...where did I say women who dress sluttily.....
» 13/02/2011 2:26:07 PM Nice one, spindoc. How about... "If you have NPD, there's no need to call us, you'r.....
» 12/02/2011 4:54:48 PM Apologies, Clownfish, I mistakenly assumed that you posted your study in order to prove a .....
» 12/02/2011 7:48:20 AM I appreciate your concern, suzeonline... >>Pericles, if you have high cholesterol.......
» 11/02/2011 6:10:57 PM Ok, so it is "pick a study" time. I quite liked yours, Clownfish. Permit me to .....
» 11/02/2011 2:31:10 PM That certainly is a problem, King Hazza, I can wholeheartedly agree. >>The problem .....
» 11/02/2011 2:22:16 PM That's exactly what the drug companies say, Shadow Minister. >>For someone with hig.....
» 11/02/2011 10:07:04 AM I am in total admiration of the manner in which the pharmaceutical industry has brainwashe.....
» 11/02/2011 9:13:03 AM I have to admire your stickability, Dan S de Merengue. Continuing to fight on in the face .....
» 11/02/2011 8:23:01 AM Not quite, King Hazza. >>So a country is forbidden, forever, for trying to do the r.....
» 11/02/2011 8:08:44 AM Odd, that. >>...when you get your say into my lounge, you always help break up the .....
» 11/02/2011 7:58:15 AM I think we may have touched upon this before, Boaz, but I'd be interested in your views, i.....
» 11/02/2011 7:43:30 AM What happened to the "switch" part, Boaz? >>Perilous bit hook line and si.....
» 10/02/2011 2:03:10 PM Arjay, you didn't actually read what I wrote, did you? >>Of 10,000 respondants, 77%.....
» 10/02/2011 1:52:36 PM I would have thought that was obvious, King Hazza. >>My question is why single the .....
» 10/02/2011 1:30:52 PM I had this sense of déjà vu reading Boaz' contribution to the debate. >>Funnell, an.....
» 9/02/2011 3:42:13 PM Ah, King Hazza, the "we are all guilty" defence. >>I still have no basis .....
» 9/02/2011 2:59:38 PM Doesn't surprise me. >>Oddly enough lots of Italian people seem to like, even admir.....
» 9/02/2011 9:23:12 AM Arjay, just a suggestion >>Google Geraldo Rivera 911.He is on Fox News saying Truth.....
» 9/02/2011 8:51:24 AM I think that I agree with one under god. >>there will allways be enough others of e.....
» 9/02/2011 8:42:27 AM An “oronym", diver dan? >>“There’s a bathroom on the right” “There’s a bad moo.....
» 9/02/2011 8:17:16 AM Your rose-tinted glasses do you great credit, King Hazza. >>Pericles you could go a.....
» 8/02/2011 9:12:18 AM Ummmm.... >>Prosecutors in Switzerland want Bush charged with breaking Geneva conve.....
» 7/02/2011 9:20:28 AM It's not all "mateship", you know. "But why is Assange this way? The Guard.....
» 6/02/2011 5:59:54 PM It seems to me that quite often the protestations that we see of "argumentum ad homin.....
» 6/02/2011 2:21:18 PM That was so delightfully patronizing, Boaz. >>Dear PerryMason..... you can't see wh.....
» 4/02/2011 10:48:51 PM Errr.... hang on a moment there, Boaz. >>But the 100 youths beating the hell out of.....
» 4/02/2011 5:49:01 PM I've tended to ignore your more recent cut'n'paste diatribes against the Globalist monopol.....
» 4/02/2011 5:20:36 PM I reckon that if you owned a bike, Boaz, it would have one forward and twenty reverse gear.....
» 4/02/2011 1:14:30 PM That's pretty cheeky, even for you, Boaz. >>...yes.. I know you are technically cor.....
» 4/02/2011 12:56:28 PM Sadly, Belly, there is a contradiction in what you are asking for. >>I wanted you t.....
» 4/02/2011 8:23:48 AM Once again, Boaz highlights for us all the dangers inherent in the we/they, us/them proble.....
» 4/02/2011 8:11:41 AM The simple answer - sorry, my own simple answer - to the question "why is God", .....
» 4/02/2011 7:58:19 AM That wasn't quite the direction I was taking with this, Lexi. >>Pericles: Cultures,.....
» 4/02/2011 7:30:15 AM Say what you like, Boaz, it doesn't change a thing. >>My conclusion.. *CLASSIC BERN.....
» 3/02/2011 3:02:55 PM I have been trying to work out why I'm having such a problem with Belly's question. Especi.....
» 3/02/2011 2:32:37 PM It is always interesting to get Australians to talk about "being Australian". .....
» 3/02/2011 2:01:03 PM Flo, you are on the right track. The difference between a transaction tax and a value-ad.....
» 3/02/2011 7:55:20 AM The problem is not the concept, rehctub, but in the huge vested interest in the status quo.....
» 2/02/2011 3:55:21 PM This made me laugh, Deep-Blue. >>Bring back vinyl albums<< Then I looked aga.....
» 2/02/2011 2:54:19 PM That's all very well, King Hazza. >>Hence why I, like some of us others, try to avo.....
» 2/02/2011 11:12:29 AM You get so het up about these things Boaz, that you forget where you are. You live in Aus.....
» 1/02/2011 9:31:35 PM I'm thinking of setting up a Boaz translation service. I'll start with this one, 'cos it's.....
» 1/02/2011 4:02:58 PM Which part of "this is a piece of Australian legislation, in the form of an Act of Pa.....
» 1/02/2011 3:25:49 PM It is indeed a good point, bonmot. >>Nurse raises a very good point – how do scient.....
» 1/02/2011 2:23:19 PM That's a valid question, Dan S Merengue. >>Was Hubble wrong about the big bang?<.....
» 1/02/2011 10:08:58 AM You've just spoiled another Boaz story, pelican. >>Nothing to do with the UN at all.....
» 1/02/2011 9:49:49 AM What a very confused piece. It doesn't quite know whether it is bitter at the neglect pur.....
» 31/01/2011 4:05:26 PM Careful, Boaz. Your slip is showing. >>Reason alone must inform us that such develo.....
» 31/01/2011 3:47:23 PM At least one of us is doing so, Boaz. >>Dear Pericles :) oh my... but glad you are .....
» 31/01/2011 12:30:40 PM So... that's a "yes", then, Boaz? >>Dear Pericles "Vast Left wing Co.....
» 30/01/2011 7:21:34 PM Which fantasy is that, Boaz? >>Dear Pericles.. you are a master of devising wild fa.....
» 30/01/2011 9:25:26 AM Just one more word on "Fortrose-gate", Boaz. >>Dear Pericles.. I will not.....
» 29/01/2011 1:50:54 PM Actually, Boaz, I didn't really expect you to. >>Dear Pericles.. I will not and nee.....
» 29/01/2011 10:07:48 AM I certainly am, Boaz. >>Pericles.. surely you can't be serious.<< Beck menti.....
» 28/01/2011 5:40:25 PM That might be overstating the case a little, Dan S de Merengue. >>Rusty, I think by.....
» 28/01/2011 5:00:30 PM Poor defence, Boaz. >>Dear dear Pericles :) *MEDIA MATTERS* ? u jest...surely? Geor.....
» 27/01/2011 8:54:09 PM That's rich, Boaz. >>this has little to do with Beck (though he does mention Bernay.....
» 27/01/2011 2:54:31 PM Philo, you would be wrong. >>I would have thought that a held position on any subje.....
» 27/01/2011 12:48:21 PM Apologies, Boaz - that should of course have been "forebears". But I just found.....
» 27/01/2011 12:35:11 PM Could you run that past me again, Boaz? >>TODAY... I saw an interview on CNN with R.....
» 27/01/2011 10:46:25 AM Thanks for putting this into some perspective, wobbles. >>The Future Fund was estab.....
» 27/01/2011 9:43:56 AM But let me not stray too far off topic. The problem I find with the Austrian School is th.....
» 27/01/2011 8:48:43 AM It may be worse than I thought, Boaz. If you can find sinister meaning in a straightforwa.....
» 27/01/2011 7:24:24 AM Another hobby-horse, Boaz? >>These doco's cover so much ground, at such a depth tha.....
» 26/01/2011 2:01:36 PM We agree, Dan S de Merengue. Some form of milestone. >>Any assumption makes your pa.....
» 25/01/2011 2:01:16 PM There is no real destination though, is there Dan S de Merengue? >>Pericles, I don'.....
» 25/01/2011 1:35:33 PM There's no real difference, Boaz. >>I know you'd like to find a way of conflating t.....
» 25/01/2011 10:51:54 AM Always pleased to help, Boaz. >>PERICLES.. *dumb look*.. sorry I just don't get wha.....
» 25/01/2011 10:28:49 AM Just a thought. I can understand the government using taxpayers' money to rebuild governm.....
» 25/01/2011 10:18:03 AM That would not be my conclusion, Fester. >>Are you suggesting that population growt.....
» 25/01/2011 5:59:40 AM Oh, *those* common elements, Dan S de Merengue. >>Both are explanations of what hap.....
» 24/01/2011 7:20:23 PM Not at all. >>But your: "True to form, you never check your facts." is in.....
» 24/01/2011 7:00:40 PM Not me, sonofgloin. Wrong target entirely. >>Pericles discrediting Christianity wit.....
» 24/01/2011 4:48:44 PM You seem to delight in perpetuating misunderstanding, Dan S de Merengue, and diverting the.....
» 24/01/2011 12:59:38 PM Which part did you disagree with, Boaz? >>Pericles and Lexi... The rest of the para.....
» 24/01/2011 12:37:08 PM I am sure Herr Professor Planck would forgive your misspelling of his family name, Dan S d.....
» 24/01/2011 9:00:55 AM Ummm - where did you get this from, Boaz? >>Firstly... no one in Government seems t.....
» 24/01/2011 8:36:50 AM You're too nice to him, Lexi. >>You are merely expressing your opinion. To which yo.....
» 24/01/2011 8:07:26 AM That doesn't take us very far, does it Fester? >>Well, aside from there being no ap.....
» 24/01/2011 7:36:50 AM As a concept, opening borders to all-comers is an idea that is ahead of its time. But the .....
» 21/01/2011 1:04:01 PM You always leave little breadcrumbs around, Boaz, for a little fact-ferret like me to foll.....
» 21/01/2011 12:06:25 PM I can read you like a book, Boaz. Pericles: "You're just looking for another opportu.....
» 21/01/2011 10:43:32 AM Sorry, Boaz, but I really can't take this topic seriously. You're just looking for another.....
» 21/01/2011 10:13:51 AM It's good to have you back, Boaz. It is unfortunate, though, that you still haven't foun.....
» 21/01/2011 9:27:22 AM I'm sure you do, Dan S de Merengue. >>Pericles, I think the two examples I gave, bi.....
» 20/01/2011 5:23:58 PM Fair enough, Fester, you have made the point about Queensland's infrastructure costs. I ha.....
» 20/01/2011 1:44:53 PM I think I just saved myself some much-needed brain-cells, by invoking Pericles Rule #4. &.....
» 20/01/2011 1:35:50 PM I guess that's a "no", Fester. >>I would have thought it obvious that the.....
» 20/01/2011 7:54:37 AM Are you sure, Fester? >>In addition, the current high rate of immigration is causin.....
» 20/01/2011 7:27:47 AM Always happy to help, Dan S de Merengue. >>Am I being precious (whatever that mean.....
» 19/01/2011 8:30:39 PM Interesting. But it all seems to hinge on one premise: >>In his evidence [Senator .....
» 19/01/2011 5:01:15 PM Apologies, that was a response to Fester.....
» 19/01/2011 5:00:30 PM Of course there isn't, individual. >>Pericles There is nothing to stop you presenti.....
» 19/01/2011 9:49:42 AM Shintaro displays A wicked sense of humour That was a classic!.....
» 19/01/2011 7:22:32 AM You may be treading on somewhat thin ice here, Dan S de Merengue. >>It seems everyo.....
» 18/01/2011 9:41:10 PM That's just classic, Fester. You make an accusation: >>But aren't you and Cheryl c.....
» 18/01/2011 5:29:02 PM I obviously cannot speak for Cheryl, Fester. >>But aren't you and Cheryl claiming t.....
» 18/01/2011 5:20:49 PM No we don't, individual. >>We desperately need some form of service through which o.....
» 18/01/2011 4:20:39 PM More than likely, Ozandy. >>"[perhaps] the reason your 1 exception city is gro.....
» 18/01/2011 1:00:58 PM There's no need, Austin Powerless. >>Call me what you like, I don't care<< Y.....
» 18/01/2011 12:55:33 PM It all sounded a little too - convenient, to me. So I had a look at the source document h.....
» 18/01/2011 10:19:33 AM Not at all, individual. >>Pericles, yoy're just arguing for the sake of it. You obv.....
» 18/01/2011 9:44:01 AM I'm not sure I follow you, eyejaw. >>...we can reasonably assume that even if the s.....
» 17/01/2011 12:46:27 PM Ok, stevenlmeyer, I'll bite. >>You do not need to be an admirer of the US or its mi.....
» 17/01/2011 12:42:24 PM What an absolute farrago of half-digested gobbets this is, from its title to its final ful.....
» 17/01/2011 8:42:26 AM It is of constant fascination to me that when discussing Western military capability, the .....
» 17/01/2011 7:41:55 AM That's a bit of a squeeze, Yabby. >>That is just one example, Pericles. The Philipp.....
» 16/01/2011 6:08:52 PM Not at all, maaate >>So Pericles, are you saying that these low pop growth "so.....
» 16/01/2011 3:47:25 PM That's so cute, Fester. >>Pericles and Cheryl, those fervent pop growth cargo culti.....
» 16/01/2011 12:05:51 AM Quite simple, maaate. >>If we look at countries like Norway, Denmark and Finland, w.....
» 14/01/2011 9:40:20 PM That is simply hilarious, individual. >>Pericles, I did not think it possible for s.....
» 14/01/2011 6:20:37 PM The "scientific system" is not broken. It may be subject to corruption here and.....
» 14/01/2011 12:03:11 PM Please don't think you have to apologize for your views, individual, however mistaken they.....
» 14/01/2011 7:58:40 AM To the majority of people, individual, National Service means "joining the Army".....
» 13/01/2011 5:28:48 PM It looks very much as though we are in total agreement, Olduvai. >>Pericles, look u.....
» 13/01/2011 1:36:11 PM Hey, that's a great idea, lukkihans. >>I wish to call on the Federal Government to .....
» 13/01/2011 12:56:42 PM So it would appear that all my concerns about the impact of an aging population are nonsen.....
» 13/01/2011 9:53:51 AM Are you sure, Divergence? >>There is no evidence from any of them that large-scale .....
» 13/01/2011 9:34:47 AM (Shouldn't that be "we have", not "we've", Shintaro?) I am sure that .....
» 13/01/2011 7:52:55 AM Wow. That's a truly amazing example, The Blue Cross. >>Her classes frequently fail .....
» 13/01/2011 7:37:08 AM You must be thinking of some other guy, Divergence. >>...you have been claiming tha.....
» 12/01/2011 4:52:29 PM Fair question, Divergence. >>Pericles, How do you explain the top 10 countries of t.....
» 12/01/2011 12:56:13 PM Not sure I fully follow your reasoning, The Blue Cross. >>Those principals that Per.....
» 12/01/2011 9:55:01 AM You misunderstand me, Hasbeen. >>Pericles, would you please justify your desire to .....
» 12/01/2011 9:19:27 AM As a summary of the arguments around the proposed changes to the school system, I found th.....
» 12/01/2011 8:06:30 AM That's exactly what I mean, Bazz. >>Anyone who thinks growth can continue indefinat.....
» 11/01/2011 4:54:57 PM Not necessarily, Bazz. >>To get back to the subject all the above problems get wors.....
» 11/01/2011 3:02:47 PM Hi Cheryl. Looks like you're having a tough time trying to bring some balance into this di.....
» 2/01/2011 1:43:44 PM Pay the boat's ransom Families are abandoned In a far far queue.....
» 2/01/2011 9:44:34 AM With tropical storms Come vengeful rushing waters Rover slowly sinks.....
» 1/01/2011 10:16:15 PM My goodness, how do wriggle and squirm AndrewFinden. >>I won't waste anymore time p.....
» 1/01/2011 4:09:07 PM That's not a "response", boxgum. >>I have a couple of outstanding respons.....
» 1/01/2011 3:47:52 PM You have a very odd understanding of "ad hominem", AndrewFinden. >>@Peric.....
» 30/12/2010 7:36:51 PM Pretty much all of them, Rose. >>...which of 'my reasons' don't you feel would come.....
» 30/12/2010 7:10:48 PM I don't have any deep-seated objections to CIR in principal. But I do believe that we woul.....
» 30/12/2010 6:37:57 PM Rose, that link described a survey of college students. I was more interested in a male pa.....
» 30/12/2010 2:41:02 PM I'm trying to imagine an article like this, written by a bloke. And finding myself unable.....
» 30/12/2010 11:31:43 AM Not necessarily an assumption, AndrewFinden. >>No, I do not agree that it was writt.....
» 29/12/2010 5:02:43 PM Thank you again for your considered opinions, Dan S de Merengue. Predictably, I disagree .....
» 29/12/2010 2:17:41 PM Depends how you look at it, AndrewFinden. >>In any case, comparing his site to the .....
» 28/12/2010 11:49:14 AM It's just the translation, suzeonline. >>What I really want to know is what the She.....
» 28/12/2010 11:04:37 AM It doesn't work like that, Dan S de Merengue. >>Who were you saying that you agree .....
» 27/12/2010 6:02:10 PM Yes, I totally agree that it is unnecessarily divisive, Dan S de Merengue. >>The ju.....
» 27/12/2010 10:23:25 AM No, not that one, AndrewFinden. >>Well, he's a member of the most prominent ancient.....
» 26/12/2010 10:34:44 PM That's understandable, crabsy. >>Again and again people come up with a statement to.....
» 26/12/2010 8:14:39 PM I've read that somewhat flimsy apologia too, AndrewFinden. "Occasionally people ask .....
» 25/12/2010 2:36:50 PM Then don't do it, crabsy. >>I don't approve of frivolous destruction of our linguis.....
» 25/12/2010 10:01:12 AM And to you, Philip Tang. >>Hi Pericles, A happy Christmas to you.<< Thanks f.....
» 24/12/2010 4:34:06 PM Ah, welcome Philip Tang. >>Don’t waste your time with a bigoted ignoramus who keeps.....
» 24/12/2010 4:23:37 PM What a load of self-indulgent tosh. "The real mystery of the miracle lies in the sto.....
» 23/12/2010 12:23:48 PM I think you've nailed it, Ibbit. >>We have great scientists, great inventors - blac.....
» 23/12/2010 12:08:58 PM I have been following the "did he, didn't he?" discussion with great interest. M.....
» 23/12/2010 7:32:02 AM Not sure about that, Yabby. >>*But... our Julia, "folksy"?* I think so, .....
» 22/12/2010 11:53:32 AM Fair point, Yabby. >>The folksy style does in fact go down well with the public, de.....
» 22/12/2010 9:14:11 AM It had to be said, and I'm glad that it has been. "And every time our Prime Minister.....
» 22/12/2010 8:08:12 AM And your point is, Proxy? >>I guess that's what happens when "reason" mee.....
» 21/12/2010 2:31:50 PM Whoa there, boxgum. >>There is a binding effect for good in all religions; it is Go.....
» 21/12/2010 9:04:07 AM Come on people, get with the programme. "Committee of Rural and Regional Australians.....
» 21/12/2010 7:37:53 AM Has anyone else noticed all those angels dancing on the head of a pin? crabsy tells us th.....
» 20/12/2010 11:14:45 PM That must be where I went wrong, Dan S de Merengue. >>...creationists are not as yo.....
» 20/12/2010 6:14:09 PM I find your attempts to justify your flights of fancy endlessly educational, Boaz. Once .....
» 20/12/2010 5:22:03 PM That's odd, Dan S de Merengue. >>For the details of your point 5 definition don’t f.....
» 20/12/2010 5:12:55 PM That doesn't clarify much, boxgum. >>The encounter is an event with a person, somet.....
» 20/12/2010 3:57:50 PM Be careful what you wish for, Boaz. >>I suspect it would not matter if the Lord cam.....
» 20/12/2010 3:42:36 PM Good question, Dan S de Merengue. I've often wondered myself. >>What is a Christian.....
» 20/12/2010 12:47:55 PM Here's a thought, Bernie Masters. >>I need a nice catchy slogan such as 'Apostrophe.....
» 19/12/2010 3:56:13 PM Fair enough, crabsy. >>I am appalled at many of the things Jensen says, and at the .....
» 19/12/2010 11:42:52 AM It isn't me you need to convince, crabsy, it is yourself. >>I feel that I belong wi.....
» 19/12/2010 11:21:59 AM I was understanding it as an English noun, boxgum. >>Pericles I must take you up on.....
» 18/12/2010 6:29:02 PM You raise an interesting point, talisman. >> She tells us that she changed the name.....
» 17/12/2010 4:58:59 PM This article is fraudulent. It is just a flimsy excuse for an unseemly display of intolera.....
» 17/12/2010 11:52:43 AM I get the strong impression you are describing yourself, Mr Johnson. "We extend and .....
» 17/12/2010 11:44:59 AM You are so gullible, Hasbeen. >>To start with I was left in no doubt that "the.....
» 17/12/2010 6:55:43 AM But they need to be relevant, Boaz >>my background reading for the opinion I am off.....
» 17/12/2010 12:05:49 AM Interesting, Boaz. >>The *point* about the woman and the haj... is that she "a.....
» 16/12/2010 7:19:34 AM What has that to do with anything at all, Boaz? >>You seem to have missed the point.....
» 16/12/2010 6:09:34 AM How the world turns, eh. >>It is simply not rational to accuse someone like AGiR of.....
» 15/12/2010 5:00:01 PM Once again, Boaz, you are absolutely, precisely and categorically... wrong. >>THAT .....
» 15/12/2010 1:37:31 PM It is obviously a struggle for you, Stephen. >>Being what many call “an unbeliever”.....
» 15/12/2010 12:38:57 PM This is becoming repetitive, Boaz. 10/10 for persistence, fair enough. But overall 0/10, .....
» 15/12/2010 8:25:31 AM An interesting insight. For me, the key takeaway from the article cited in the OP was thi.....
» 15/12/2010 7:39:41 AM An interesting declaration, Boaz. >>That is why I would like "Islam" bann.....
» 14/12/2010 11:21:38 AM Maybe not a good reason, TBC. But a reason nonetheless. >>Pericles, "It is als.....
» 13/12/2010 6:40:08 PM No way, Boaz. >>Please take a moment to read the following:<< If you are una.....
» 13/12/2010 2:11:25 PM What a shame. >>I hope this book helps in the further destruction of Religion in Au.....
» 13/12/2010 1:52:48 PM Money doesn't "go" anywhere. >>The big question is where has all that mon.....
» 13/12/2010 12:53:06 PM May I please ask a couple of naive questions? If it is true that Australian farmers only .....
» 13/12/2010 8:57:14 AM Graham, having put your foot down firmly elsewhere about wandering off topic, how about a .....
» 13/12/2010 8:48:30 AM Good defence, Will T. >>For facts and figures I was using ABC online as a source<.....
» 13/12/2010 8:30:10 AM Fortunately, I had already put down my coffee cup before I read this gem from Boaz. >&.....
» 13/12/2010 7:54:58 AM Do you genuinely not see the problem with a reply such as this, whistler? It damages your .....
» 13/12/2010 7:48:35 AM Thanks for this, Boaz. >>Dear Pericles, an exaustive exposition of Christology is w.....
» 12/12/2010 3:08:56 PM Teensy little reality check, Mr Turner. In your position as "Media Officer at the Un.....
» 12/12/2010 10:03:44 AM The problem with your "not exactly false" theory, RawMustard, is the quality and.....
» 10/12/2010 12:52:03 PM Thank you for once again leaping to my defence, Dan S de Merengue. >>Are you accusi.....
» 10/12/2010 12:28:24 PM I am deeply grateful to you, whistler, for the comprehensive re-statement of my position o.....
» 10/12/2010 11:59:14 AM Thanks for the observation, talisman. >>ALGORE, I think you've misconstrued Pericle.....
» 10/12/2010 10:44:03 AM I am also fascinated by your position on the authority of Paul to speak on behalf of God, .....
» 10/12/2010 10:09:45 AM I completely understand the way you see it, Boaz, most certainly I do. >>I suppose .....
» 10/12/2010 9:54:11 AM That is indeed the populist mantra, RawMustard. >>I thought it was because it gave .....
» 10/12/2010 6:27:39 AM Easier said than done, wobbles. >>It can easily be revalued by mutual assent to wha.....
» 9/12/2010 5:48:48 PM Stop the presses! Australian Banks borrow money from the US at advantageous rates! ".....
» 9/12/2010 3:24:45 PM Yes, the Boaz slippery slope to hell. How many times have we heard that one. >>Acce.....
» 9/12/2010 1:17:37 PM My problem with that, wobbles, is a practical one. >>While this was during the era .....
» 9/12/2010 9:20:18 AM I just adore the way you leap to conclusions, Boaz, clearing tall buildings of fact and lo.....
» 9/12/2010 8:24:44 AM You certainly pick and choose your examples, Boaz. Just as you pick and choose your script.....
» 9/12/2010 8:08:21 AM Sorry, Boaz. That will not work. >>Buying gold is just a protection against inflati.....
» 9/12/2010 7:50:45 AM Perhaps, Yabby. >>Pericles, your Atlassian sounds like an interesting company. Perh.....
» 9/12/2010 7:24:08 AM Not at all, CHERFUL. >>Are you being deliberately obtuse? Or did you just not read .....
» 8/12/2010 3:42:58 PM Gee, Boaz, I thought you'd be hopping from foot to foot with excitement at Obama's capitul.....
» 8/12/2010 3:30:12 PM Interesting example, Jewely. It isn't clear from your post whether you approve or disappr.....
» 8/12/2010 3:19:26 PM Absolutely, Yabby. >>Pericles, this story warmed my entrepreneurial heart. A couple.....
» 8/12/2010 9:10:40 AM Boaz, the current demonization of Fabianism is simply a fad, and will die out soon. >&.....
» 8/12/2010 8:29:13 AM But Boaz, that is exactly the intention that they made clear to the council. >>I ca.....
» 8/12/2010 8:03:04 AM Interesting question, Yabby, but I don't think that interest rates themselves are particul.....
» 8/12/2010 7:42:20 AM That is simply illogical, CHERFUL. >>The fact that we have never ending debates on .....
» 7/12/2010 12:47:28 PM To a hammer, everything looks like a nail, eh Boaz? >>So, we have a continuous link.....
» 7/12/2010 12:06:29 PM What we seem to be talking about here, CHERFUL, is the boundary between socially acceptabl.....
» 7/12/2010 11:51:14 AM I think that may be a generalization too far, JanF. >>Face hiding is generally an e.....
» 7/12/2010 10:47:34 AM I thought we had already sorted that one out, Boaz. >>Let's not get 'anally' sidetr.....
» 6/12/2010 3:23:48 PM Boaz, you obviously have this "thing" about anal sex. The thought of it, even .....
» 6/12/2010 1:26:03 PM This is so typical. >>China has some 250 nuclear power stations planned.<< I.....
» 6/12/2010 8:22:07 AM Incidentally, Dan S de Merengue, it was never about spelling. >>Language is wonderf.....
» 6/12/2010 7:57:21 AM It is fascinating to observe the contortions evident here, as the attempts to justify the .....
» 5/12/2010 7:17:38 AM One more for your list, Shadow Minister. >>A century ago, interracial marriage was .....
» 5/12/2010 7:09:08 AM That is precisely my point, CHERFUL. >>Although I don’t think there is actually any.....
» 4/12/2010 7:51:33 AM Language is a wonderfully malleable concept, is it not. CHERFUL has found a new applicatio.....
» 4/12/2010 7:32:33 AM This is, of course, what often happens when you try to make a federal case out of an isola.....
» 3/12/2010 1:16:21 PM I suggest that this "discussion" may have run its course, Philip. Simply repeat.....
» 3/12/2010 8:33:52 AM Well done Dan S de Merengue. You have managed to fill an entire post with an explanation .....
» 3/12/2010 7:39:17 AM To help us along in our understanding of so much conflicting data, Ozandy, could you pleas.....
» 3/12/2010 7:24:12 AM Exactly, 579 >>Some of AU's best icons in that<< Here is the video from the .....
» 2/12/2010 6:25:47 PM It's a step forward that you recognize the inevitable, Dan S de Merengue. >>I stand.....
» 2/12/2010 4:03:46 PM I've just had a look at the video that was created as part of Australia's bid to host the .....
» 2/12/2010 2:47:00 PM I hadn't noticed, Dan S de Merengue... >>Go back, read it again, and then get your .....
» 2/12/2010 1:58:32 PM Bush, Rumsfeld and Rice were all known to surreptitiously ingest Dihydrogen monoxide short.....
» 2/12/2010 1:54:21 PM That's a pretty major shift in your logic, whistler. >>hi Pericles, the application.....
» 2/12/2010 1:22:25 PM Fascinating case, thanks Boaz for bringing it to our attention. As has been mentioned, th.....
» 2/12/2010 7:29:44 AM I prefer the Urban Dictionary's contribution: "Expodential - The spiraling cost of c.....
» 1/12/2010 12:27:15 PM There's a rather interesting piece in today's ALR from Michael Costa, giving his view of t.....
» 1/12/2010 8:36:03 AM We are fated to continue to disagree, whistler. >>the application of the doctrine o.....
» 1/12/2010 7:55:21 AM The more I see of the leak list, the more like a gossip column it becomes. So far, this i.....
» 30/11/2010 4:47:45 PM Fair question, Ludwig. >>Well…. why on Earth are (or were) you criticising them the.....
» 30/11/2010 4:18:41 PM Look, I know this is your hobby-horse, whistler. But you really shouldn't let yourself be .....
» 30/11/2010 3:45:51 PM Absolutely right, Amicus. >>pericles, calm down .. It's just an opinion, other peop.....
» 30/11/2010 12:10:00 PM I'm finding this whole saga absolutely fascinating, with most of the interesting stuff &qu.....
» 30/11/2010 11:57:06 AM That's a worry, Antiseptic. >>all the mainstream news services seem to be very slow.....
» 30/11/2010 11:52:14 AM That is also consistent with my point, Boaz. >>Pericles.. your analysis would possi.....
» 30/11/2010 11:38:37 AM That's a lot of arm-waving, Ludwig. >><< One of the problems, of course, is t.....
» 30/11/2010 10:27:22 AM Always ready with the carefully-selected sound-bite, aren't you Boaz. >>"What .....
» 30/11/2010 9:51:35 AM You have to be kidding, Boaz. A two hour lecture on "The Outworking of the New Sexua.....
» 30/11/2010 9:33:52 AM There will be no "end" to the Greens. They will at some point in the future si.....
» 30/11/2010 8:56:02 AM You're not with the CIA by any chance, Amicus? >>We should apply the precautionary .....
» 29/11/2010 5:05:18 PM You might like to re-read your own reference material, whistler. >>Every judicial d.....
» 29/11/2010 9:04:20 AM All this ducking and weaving about what the Bible says or does not say is an object lesson.....
» 29/11/2010 8:34:55 AM Still in your own fantasy world I notice, Arjay. >>I defy any of you to disprove th.....
» 29/11/2010 8:08:53 AM Once again you are taking sound-bites out of their original context, Boaz. Ottmar Edenhof.....
» 29/11/2010 7:46:38 AM I wouldn't be too sure of that, whistler. >>hi Pericles, the doctrine of original i.....
» 28/11/2010 10:36:54 PM That's all somewhat insubstantial, George Jetson. >>It better represents the many g.....
» 28/11/2010 1:28:50 PM Brevity is all very well, whistler. But this is getting beyond brief, and well into crypti.....
» 27/11/2010 11:54:31 PM Actually, that isn't the case, whistler. >>the first two statements are a nonsense .....
» 27/11/2010 9:45:44 PM Whistler, which of these statements is inaccurate, and why. "Men and women in Austra.....
» 26/11/2010 4:09:07 PM Agreed, Boaz. >>the Crimean was was as much about maintaining a delicate power bala.....
» 26/11/2010 3:07:25 PM I was just a little stunned by this throwaway line. >>The objections to intervening.....
» 26/11/2010 12:57:08 PM But whistler. Surely, it is the other way around? >> If you support gender aparthei.....
» 26/11/2010 12:25:01 PM I do so admire your one-eyed view of history, Boaz. The virtue of looking through the nar.....
» 26/11/2010 8:19:13 AM But there's more to it than that, whistler. >>hi Pericles, i'm encouraged you menti.....
» 25/11/2010 10:41:33 PM Hoax, Arjay? Absolutely not. >>Pericles is convinced that this is a hoax.<< .....
» 25/11/2010 2:11:54 PM C'mon Philo. Don't be such a curmudgeon. >>Are you incapable of posting concise ide.....
» 25/11/2010 1:58:38 PM I'm not sure where you get the idea that I am against equality, whistler. I have spent mos.....
» 25/11/2010 10:26:11 AM The question remains, has this ad been banned, or not? Interestingly, the CAGW web site c.....
» 25/11/2010 9:23:44 AM Apart from being another opportunity for your own idiosyncratic version of Christian boost.....
» 25/11/2010 7:50:33 AM Fortunately, Arjay, I do not need "saving". >>Pericles,trying to twist my.....
» 25/11/2010 7:37:32 AM This is a form of censorship that is absolutely self-defeating. If, of course, it is act.....
» 25/11/2010 7:14:17 AM hi whistler. >>hi Pericles, the CWA is gender apartheid?<< The CWA is a legi.....
» 24/11/2010 3:05:59 PM The evidence certainly is piling up, Arjay. Here comes All- on his trust steed, ready to d.....
» 24/11/2010 2:26:04 PM Well, call me preposterous, whistler. >>It's preposterous to suggest the two Westmi.....
» 24/11/2010 12:45:31 PM This article is a thoroughgoing load of tosh, from start to finish. Regrettably, it is en.....
» 24/11/2010 9:13:59 AM I suspect that the billboard has already overachieved against its original projections, an.....
» 24/11/2010 8:38:30 AM I've asked a couple of times, whistler, but have yet to receive a response. You insist tha.....
» 24/11/2010 8:15:41 AM That's a very quick u-turn, Arjay. >>We know Geraldo is a mouth piece for the 911 c.....
» 24/11/2010 8:07:15 AM I still don't buy it, Boaz. >>a monologue from Chris Christie, a man some see as Pr.....
» 23/11/2010 3:46:24 PM Stop being so... rational, keith. >> Leave marriage to the churches. Marriage becom.....
» 23/11/2010 2:06:55 PM [contd.] >>Neither is there a preponderance of women in power right at this moment .....
» 23/11/2010 2:06:37 PM It still doesn't hang together as an argument, whistler. >>the citizens of Australi.....
» 23/11/2010 12:44:42 PM That's a very narrow view, Boaz. >>When sex crazed deviates insist on the 'moral' a.....
» 23/11/2010 12:12:47 PM Boaz, it is a dry well you are pumping here. >>Remember Quintus Fabius Maximus. &qu.....
» 23/11/2010 10:34:59 AM Is it my imagination, or is this self-contradictory. "If a custom becomes near univ.....
» 23/11/2010 10:09:51 AM What makes it so, Boaz? >>But truly...the vid is worth looking at<< Not goin.....
» 23/11/2010 9:44:08 AM Good question, Arjay. >>The truth which you and Pericles denied like Geraldo is com.....
» 23/11/2010 5:27:00 AM It's all about context, really. (By the way, did I mention that I don't watch YouTube, Bo.....
» 22/11/2010 4:44:36 PM No, Boaz, not really. >> you know as well as I do that ultimately secular ethics bo.....
» 22/11/2010 4:34:03 PM That's a very odd argument, whistler. In fact, it is a non-argument. >>...the polit.....
» 22/11/2010 2:35:34 PM As you know, Boaz, I'm no lawyer. But even to my untrained mind you are treading a rather .....
» 22/11/2010 2:20:35 PM Hmmmm. That MindBodySpirit malarkey didn't do much for your temper, did it Boaz? >>.....
» 22/11/2010 10:55:49 AM All red/green seat trivia aside, whistler, I still believe that the issue that you have ra.....
» 22/11/2010 9:31:18 AM As an ex-smoker, I find myself strongly aligned with Constance on the topic of smoking. Th.....
» 22/11/2010 9:10:12 AM I'd hazard a guess that you're not planning to grow old in Queensland, Antiseptic... >.....
» 22/11/2010 9:04:30 AM Just a thought, sonofgloin. Re your quote from the Tele: "Reserve Bank figures show.....
» 22/11/2010 8:08:30 AM You still appear confused, Arjay. >>Pericles,why are there no definite identificati.....
» 21/11/2010 4:59:51 PM I can't believe you haven't got it yet, Arjay. >>Well Pericles & 579 whose missile .....
» 21/11/2010 10:03:13 AM Thanks for yet another great laugh, Arjay. Jon Stewart put this one to bed. http://latim.....
» 19/11/2010 6:07:22 PM Uh oh. There goes the neighbourhood......
» 19/11/2010 6:05:52 PM Now you are just being perverse for the sake of it, sonofgloin. >>Pericles perhaps .....
» 19/11/2010 4:23:16 PM Indeed, Yabby. I nearly lost a valuable keyboard when I read this... >>Whereas in t.....
» 19/11/2010 12:48:50 PM D'you know, whistler, I'd really like to believe that. >>hi Pericles, change your t.....
» 19/11/2010 10:05:10 AM I'm genuinely sorry to hear that, whistler. >> Pericles, small questions? i've answ.....
» 19/11/2010 9:49:04 AM Errrr.... what "result" might that be, Boaz? >>Isn't it wonderful when we.....
» 19/11/2010 9:22:49 AM It all depends, I suppose, on how your prejudices line up, Boaz. >>That my dear Per.....
» 18/11/2010 1:58:36 PM Thanks, whistler, that's quite a lucid contribution. Just a few small questions, though. .....
» 18/11/2010 1:12:26 PM I suppose we should be thankful for small mercies, sonofgloin. >>You stick with the.....
» 18/11/2010 10:15:02 AM A fashionable sort of a rant, Mr Bagaric. It is bank-bashing season, after all. >>.....
» 18/11/2010 9:24:47 AM On those figures, Boaz, you simply don't have a business. >>If they have 7c in the .....
» 18/11/2010 8:40:14 AM If this was supposed to explain anything, sonofgloin, it most assuredly didn't. >>G.....
» 18/11/2010 8:20:51 AM That's the joy of keeping tabs on your fevered imagination, Boaz. Every so often you come .....
» 18/11/2010 7:37:27 AM Good to see that you started the thread, whistler. It might give the rest of us a chance .....
» 18/11/2010 7:19:46 AM That's a rather one-eyed view, sonofgloin. >> My considered opinion is that if we b.....
» 17/11/2010 8:39:25 PM You failed to highlight one simple statistic, sonofgloin. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li.....
» 17/11/2010 4:29:33 PM I can see desperation creeping in, Boaz. >>One important point too..Soros was educa.....
» 17/11/2010 3:58:53 PM Silly me. >>This nation was born of immigrants that usurped the previous occupants&.....
» 17/11/2010 3:49:22 PM I obviously cannot do that, Shadow Minister. >>Please feel free to point out where .....
» 17/11/2010 12:46:55 PM I have a problem with this. As I tend to do, whenever the content of the message depends .....
» 17/11/2010 12:28:03 PM Interesting twist on the situation, merv09. >>Shadow Minister seems to think that o.....
» 17/11/2010 10:37:05 AM You could be right, of course Boaz. >>The difference between the current mess with .....
» 17/11/2010 8:22:39 AM Ok, Boaz, let's chase that rabbit down a hole for a while. >>If they truly believed.....
» 16/11/2010 3:27:29 PM I guess that's why this Forum's title contains the word "Opinion", George Jetson.....
» 16/11/2010 12:09:40 PM Here's a couple more reasons, Boaz, why you might like to re-think this. >>The only.....
» 15/11/2010 10:44:14 AM I really doubt that, Boaz. >>Pericles.. come on... here is your opportunity to make.....
» 15/11/2010 8:41:04 AM I can certainly relate to the concept, Boaz. Buying groups are nothing new in businesses.....
» 15/11/2010 8:21:13 AM Sorry, this is a bit OT But whistler, I couldn't let this pass without comment. >>.....
» 15/11/2010 7:59:11 AM I guess, if you stand on your head and squint sideways through industrial strength dark gl.....
» 15/11/2010 5:26:21 AM If you can't see that you are being led by the nose into a world of half-truths, innuendo .....
» 14/11/2010 5:44:40 PM In your dreams, Boaz. >>You have signalled a change in direction toward declaring M.....
» 14/11/2010 5:14:17 PM Nah, Boaz. >>In Arjay's case his main premise is based on speculation and arguments.....
» 14/11/2010 4:41:04 PM Poor choice of words on my part, CJ. >>The Coniston Massacre wasn't a "random .....
» 12/11/2010 10:31:04 PM I must say I found you far more agreeable in your plain vanilla whack-a-mozzie costume, Bo.....
» 12/11/2010 5:04:21 PM There are two basic attitudes that one can take to this kind of incident. Or two extremes,.....
» 12/11/2010 1:35:56 PM Absolutely, Paul1405. >>Pericles, precisely what is the will of the majority? There.....
» 12/11/2010 8:35:18 AM Cat got your tongue, Boaz? I know how important it is that you people have graven images .....
» 12/11/2010 7:57:25 AM I think it depends on your definition of "better", Ludwig. >>This hung pa.....
» 11/11/2010 11:30:06 AM And now that it is all out in the open, Boaz, can you provide references to this statement.....
» 11/11/2010 10:30:50 AM It is somewhat interesting when an atheist like Soros compares his actions with that of a .....
» 10/11/2010 9:53:24 PM What a funny little possum you are, Boaz, to be sure. >>The 'facts' I gave you were.....
» 9/11/2010 7:26:26 AM Facts, Boaz? >>It's allll in the facts<< You continue to regurgitate EDL quo.....
» 8/11/2010 4:27:04 PM The thing is, tomw, we're not actually any good at any of these either. >>Australia.....
» 8/11/2010 7:42:02 AM Well, not exactly, Arjay. >>Penn was implying that Obama needed another event like .....
» 7/11/2010 3:20:20 PM You missed a key part of the conversation, Arjay. In answer to the question "Do you .....
» 6/11/2010 5:57:59 PM In today's SMH, Mike Carlton suggests the Government should set up in competition with the.....
» 6/11/2010 5:09:59 PM A puzzling response, RawMustard. >>I'm sorry Pericles, but I've heard that song bef.....
» 6/11/2010 2:49:29 PM Let me add a little colour to my observation that the EDL is " just another bunch of .....
» 6/11/2010 2:48:29 PM We're 'way past the credibility limit on this, and heading rapidly into suspension of disb.....
» 6/11/2010 12:43:49 PM I don't believe I said that at all, pelican. >>While Pericles claims deception has .....
» 6/11/2010 6:55:31 AM That's pathetic. >>There seems no limits to the depths of human depravity in the na.....
» 5/11/2010 5:48:03 PM It's not quite like that I'm afraid, RawMustard. >>...what your failing to tell peo.....
» 5/11/2010 10:33:47 AM I'm starting to wonder whether we actually have an operational government at the moment. .....
» 5/11/2010 9:48:25 AM This article could so easily be satire. The author is clearly living in a sheltered works.....
» 5/11/2010 9:29:00 AM You're taking it all far too seriously, thinker2. Advertising has never been about ".....
» 5/11/2010 7:54:08 AM What a gem. It reads almost exactly like one of those faux-Trotskyite polemics from the s.....
» 4/11/2010 4:18:11 PM Non-issue, Boaz. >>Pericles old son...please tell me something. Do you really.. and.....
» 4/11/2010 4:02:36 PM Apologies for my tardy arrival, Forrest Gumpp. >>I must confess disappointment in P.....
» 3/11/2010 10:26:02 AM I can tell that you are puzzled, Boaz. >>Soccer hooligans have been around as long .....
» 3/11/2010 8:13:58 AM I'm not so sure, Shadow Minister. >>I see that Telstra has ramped up the capabiliti.....
» 3/11/2010 5:24:49 AM Y'know Boaz, sometimes I think you are channelling Arjay, with all these "left-wing c.....
» 2/11/2010 5:15:00 PM All things considered, Boaz, that is rather an elegant apology. >>Seriously...you d.....
» 2/11/2010 8:34:14 AM Boaz, I strongly recommend that you review your new policy of endorsing every overseas rig.....
» 2/11/2010 7:48:30 AM Sells' version of Christianity as periodically displayed on OLO has always been somewhat m.....
» 1/11/2010 9:02:45 AM Oh, the humanity! >>They also would not allocate any parking... Sounds like ALABAMA.....
» 1/11/2010 7:58:31 AM Not this one, vanna. >>In terms of software, Microsoft started in a gargage with tw.....
» 1/11/2010 5:19:10 AM Not really, Boaz. Be honest. >>Others have viewed the material including a 'frame b.....
» 31/10/2010 11:15:08 AM Comedy is often best served with a classic one-liner, Boaz. >>If the facts suggest .....
» 29/10/2010 1:08:26 PM Just a quick afterthought, Boaz. I believe you mentioned that the EDL and the Tea Party a.....
» 29/10/2010 12:24:57 PM Coupla points, Mr Töns. The first, of course, is that economic reality being what it is, .....
» 29/10/2010 7:42:29 AM I think you may be aware, you are digging a hole for yourself here, Boaz. >>well........
» 28/10/2010 3:45:43 PM Evidence, Chris Lewis? >>While I am keen on the importance of innovation, I would l.....
» 28/10/2010 2:07:49 PM That's where you may be wrong, Hasbeen. >>I'm sure he would never have wished this .....
» 28/10/2010 1:11:19 PM Sadly, vanna, these type of talkfests are part of the problem, not part of the solution. .....
» 28/10/2010 12:41:11 PM That's a little unfair, Yabby. >>If somebody does not believe in their own idea eno.....
» 28/10/2010 12:13:28 PM I think we may be talking at cross purposes here, Chris Lewis. >>pericles, what abo.....
» 28/10/2010 6:32:33 AM Sarcasm is not your strongest point, Boaz. >>Pericles.. poor gullible me... 'believ.....
» 27/10/2010 4:16:37 PM You only see what you want to see, don't you Boaz. >>TRUTH. 1/ Policeman bitten by .....
» 27/10/2010 3:44:32 PM That's a little unfair, Shadow Minister. >>The reason that the NBN company has to b.....
» 27/10/2010 3:12:36 PM That's the wrong question, Chris Lewis. >>However, i am keen to ask you what privat.....
» 27/10/2010 12:22:03 PM The heck with new industries, Yabby... >>*A better idea would of course be to impos.....
» 27/10/2010 9:18:38 AM I must confess to be a complete ignoramus on the structure and operation of the NBN. &quo.....
» 27/10/2010 8:20:35 AM We are being rather complacent, aren't we. There really isn't much in the locker after t.....
» 26/10/2010 10:56:03 PM That's tasteless, Boaz. Even for you. >>We both know that people who have "don.....
» 26/10/2010 2:34:10 PM It seemed a highly relevant observation to me, Boaz. >>I note that you have nothing.....
» 26/10/2010 10:52:09 AM Not exactly, Boaz. >>Of course you connect their rise with the closing down of the.....
» 26/10/2010 9:16:11 AM Prefer, Boaz? >>I prefer this myself "A new commandment I give to you, that yo.....
» 26/10/2010 8:22:04 AM You can always be relied upon for a good chuckle, Boaz. So thanks for keeping up the good .....
» 25/10/2010 1:10:42 PM So lets have a look at "exactly what they are", shall we Boaz? >>You then.....
» 25/10/2010 10:56:15 AM Your argument is based on a misreading, mac. >>Pericles, Yes, but in that case, Cae.....
» 25/10/2010 10:19:00 AM That's one way of looking at it, McReal. >>"A new way to maintain faith in a c.....
» 25/10/2010 9:05:02 AM That seems to be a little inconsistent, Boaz. >>Not a 3rd party....He Himself [impl.....
» 25/10/2010 8:34:28 AM One of your problems, Boaz, is that you are so very easily led. >>That vid was not .....
» 22/10/2010 7:29:06 PM That's also true, mac. >>Pericles, (The Roman conquest of Britain was in 43 AD)<.....
» 22/10/2010 4:29:29 PM It makes you wonder, doesn't it. >>Yes of course it goes without saying that ".....
» 22/10/2010 3:02:29 PM Don't sweat the small stuff, Antiseptic. What really puzzles me is why you get apoplectic.....
» 22/10/2010 12:33:19 PM Now I'm confused. Isn't "multiculturalism" - you know, that thing that gets Pie.....
» 22/10/2010 9:52:39 AM I am fully aware of the length, breadth, depth and quality of your exegetical contortions,.....
» 22/10/2010 8:46:10 AM An interesting concept, The Blue Cross. But I don't think it will fly. >>The 'old p.....
» 22/10/2010 7:55:56 AM Boaz, you are an absolute hoot. >>The posture I provided was quite deliberate in se.....
» 21/10/2010 4:52:22 PM I thought that Hockey had already backflipped on this. Crikey reported it this afternoon .....
» 21/10/2010 3:30:23 PM I am sure that Mr Bowman's company does a great deal of good, in the area of creating exhi.....
» 21/10/2010 12:34:05 PM Don't get carried away, KSW. >>Pericles, prince of Tyre, Given your reputation, I m.....
» 21/10/2010 8:56:39 AM In case you hadn't noticed, Mr White, we Australians become over-excited by the most unimp.....
» 21/10/2010 8:08:42 AM There seem to be two kinds of religious people, Boaz. Those who demonstrate their faith b.....
» 21/10/2010 7:27:11 AM Don't forget, Beelzebub, that the French are already into their fifth attempt at a Republi.....
» 20/10/2010 3:38:41 PM Such hysteria, Boaz, over a few little strikes. >>GREECE and FRANCE are the furthes.....
» 20/10/2010 2:36:53 PM Errr... sorry, Boaz, could you run that past me again? >>It would be possible to dr.....
» 20/10/2010 12:31:28 PM Classic, Beelzebub. >>Next year I can vote and im going to vote for the President a.....
» 20/10/2010 7:57:10 AM Let's leave the "how to extract value for the community" problem on the table fo.....
» 19/10/2010 5:02:27 PM I'm intrigued by your proposed "solution" stevenlmeyer. We have absolutely no d.....
» 19/10/2010 4:46:15 PM I just love it when you go off on a rant about a topic of which you know nothing, Boaz. .....
» 19/10/2010 8:41:01 AM nairbe makes a good point. Over the past fifty years or so we have venerated the universi.....
» 19/10/2010 8:18:48 AM It is easy to understand the glee with which Chancellor Merkel's (translated) remarks have.....
» 18/10/2010 5:11:52 PM I have noticed you write this on a number of occasions, Arjay. >>human rights abuse.....
» 18/10/2010 10:50:11 AM Interesting observation, Arjay. >>Pericles last yr you told us what a shining light.....
» 18/10/2010 8:27:39 AM Thanks Yabby, much appreciated, but as far as I'm concerned the tone and content of All-'s.....
» 17/10/2010 4:06:35 PM I guess that's one way to avoid answering the questions, Beelzebub - simply change the sub.....
» 17/10/2010 3:56:14 PM Ah. >>I assume that Pericles has heard of the Kato files of the Seventeenth century.....
» 15/10/2010 6:30:51 PM Incidentally, Beelzebub, the alternative scenario that I asked you to consider was not, fo.....
» 15/10/2010 6:14:42 PM Beelzebub, if you refer to Wikipedia, it helps to do so accurately. "Political scien.....
» 15/10/2010 3:57:06 PM Interesting theory, Hasbeen. >>If you want to see the result of excess diversity, y.....
» 15/10/2010 2:31:43 PM You misconstrue, pelican. >>Talking about 'people condescending to work reflects yo.....
» 15/10/2010 1:53:20 PM Not sure there is a significant difference, Beelzebub. >>Corporate globalization is.....
» 15/10/2010 12:50:19 PM It's all right Boaz, you don't need to make excuses. >>Just in case Pericles is dro.....
» 15/10/2010 10:43:20 AM I suspect the corruption part of this will fizzle out. The tender process for government .....
» 15/10/2010 10:16:20 AM That's interesting, All- >>I assume that Pericles has heard of the Kato files of th.....
» 15/10/2010 9:59:02 AM What a highly intriguing analogy you have chosen, stevenlmeyer. >>Specifically, too.....
» 15/10/2010 8:46:20 AM Ah yes, Arjay, I feel those scars every time I read yet another of your scintillating, but.....
» 15/10/2010 8:30:46 AM I am forever intrigued that we can each read the exact same words, but arrive at diametric.....
» 15/10/2010 7:50:03 AM You live and learn on OLO. The Tristar case. Fascinating. An object lesson for anyone thi.....
» 14/10/2010 3:19:59 PM I get it now, thanks Beelzebub. >>Leave this one to us unqualified yobbos to amuse .....
» 14/10/2010 7:45:32 AM Arjay, I think you have found your soulmate. >>Pathological Liars and Pan-physiolog.....
» 14/10/2010 7:41:15 AM Look more closely, Beelzebub. >>Which is why VW's were the most common car in Beiji.....
» 13/10/2010 2:12:07 PM My goodness, Boaz, we did get out of bed the wrong side today, didn't we. Such... bile. .....
» 13/10/2010 1:49:31 PM No wonder you had to approach your new fixation from an oblique angle, Boaz. If you'd simp.....
» 13/10/2010 1:08:08 PM You can plead all you want, Beelzebub. >>'ll have to plead the Forum's limit on the.....
» 13/10/2010 12:17:23 PM It occurs to me that these are exactly the kind of "human rights" issues that si.....
» 13/10/2010 10:43:45 AM Errr... I hate to bring this up, Cornflower. >>Research involving the main target g.....
» 13/10/2010 9:29:52 AM I'm with Houellebecq on this one. Demonization is, I suspect, largely in the eye of the .....
» 13/10/2010 8:44:35 AM I love articles like this. One long giggle. There's something uniquely American - perhaps.....
» 13/10/2010 7:52:09 AM Sorry, I can't help myself sometimes. When I said you contradict yourself, Beelzebub, I m.....
» 13/10/2010 5:40:16 AM No amount of verbal tap-dancing can conceal the fact that you haven't actually answered a .....
» 12/10/2010 5:57:23 PM Your description of "economic efficiency" is quite simply 'way off target, Beelz.....
» 12/10/2010 3:50:22 PM Thanks Chris C, I stand corrected. >>There was never any promise to roll back payro.....
» 12/10/2010 9:26:38 AM I suspect we've travelled this road many times before, Boaz. >>Fortunately, that si.....
» 11/10/2010 5:22:30 PM You're going to have to help me out here, Boaz >>But to any clear thinker the obvio.....
» 11/10/2010 4:45:53 PM Oh no. Not the frogs. Anything but the frogs. Oh, the humanity........
» 11/10/2010 4:43:00 PM Really, Passy, you don't provide particularly convincing examples, do you. >>Bolivi.....
» 11/10/2010 4:22:57 PM It is difficult to see this as anything but special pleading, helped along by a few female.....
» 11/10/2010 4:02:35 PM Here's a wild guess. China's ambassadors will protest grumpily for a few days. Their gove.....
» 11/10/2010 2:37:54 PM I must confess, I rarely read much of oug's stream-of-consciousness posts. And I, too, m.....
» 11/10/2010 10:17:16 AM An interesting topic. As I see it, the "cultural void of a dustbowl they call a coun.....
» 11/10/2010 9:17:27 AM I kinda like Plutarch's analysis, myself. http://classics.mit.edu/Plutarch/fabius_p.html .....
» 11/10/2010 8:38:50 AM Oh how quickly you prove me right, Boaz! Delightful. >>You know as well as I do, .....
» 11/10/2010 8:08:45 AM You give yourself far too much credit, Boaz. >>Re Pericles, he is a walking contrad.....
» 11/10/2010 5:44:51 AM A problem here might be the sheer breadth of some of the generalizations being made. Loud.....
» 10/10/2010 3:35:16 PM Nowhere did I suggest, Arjay, that Israel had nothing to do with Stuxnet. >>Face re.....
» 10/10/2010 12:58:10 PM Uh oh. Boaz is shocked. >>Pericles (to my shock, wonder and amazement) has attempte.....
» 10/10/2010 12:40:11 PM I always wondered what you did in your spare time, Boaz. >>If we all started out as.....
» 10/10/2010 12:11:00 PM Now it becomes clearer. >>I am a social researcher so perhaps that explains why i a.....
» 9/10/2010 6:50:16 AM Sorry, grateful, that angle doesn't work on me, I'm afraid. >>Your derision in the .....
» 8/10/2010 5:44:47 PM This is a serious topic, and ought not be trivialised by people who pretend that legalizat.....
» 8/10/2010 3:45:21 PM Does anyone keep tabs on how much we actually spend, as a nation, on the practice of multi.....
» 8/10/2010 3:33:28 PM Don't hold your breath. >>The question is when will Australia dig its head out of t.....
» 8/10/2010 3:26:13 PM Maybe not, grateful. >>Pericles, Regarding your remarks about previous posts concer.....
» 8/10/2010 3:06:32 PM That's good to know StG >>I did small bore shooting when I was at school.<< .....
» 8/10/2010 2:53:35 PM Please, please don't keep introducing facts into the discussion. Apart from anything else.....
» 8/10/2010 8:06:18 AM We have already passed the point of no return, rehctub. >>So, where do the answers .....
» 8/10/2010 7:47:06 AM I suspect it may be you who is in denial, grateful. >>Given the absense of a denial.....
» 7/10/2010 6:45:24 PM Speak for yourself, Arjay. >>Yes Pericles.The Corporate media do have us etherised......
» 7/10/2010 6:21:54 PM This is just meaningless nonsense, grateful, and you know it. >>Stevenlmeyer (or an.....
» 7/10/2010 12:17:54 PM You are only kidding yourself, grateful. >>Pericles, No apologies are warranted.<.....
» 7/10/2010 9:32:53 AM And not even the hint of an apology, grateful? For shame......
» 7/10/2010 8:11:28 AM Not sure how Prufrock joined the discussion, but I'll work with it for a while. I active.....
» 6/10/2010 3:54:48 PM So *that's* where they disappeared to. I always wondered. >>P.S. Pericles, StG the .....
» 6/10/2010 10:26:17 AM There are still people who want us to believe that Marxism is cool? Fascinating. As far a.....
» 6/10/2010 7:49:46 AM Ok, oug, you asked for it. >>pericules...come-on..you got/some..great-ideas just si.....
» 5/10/2010 9:43:47 AM "Well, derrr" Arjay. >>The real worry for them is that hackers have a new.....
» 5/10/2010 8:24:51 AM Intriguing thought, Rusty Catheter. >>Such early testing would add a likely 10 year.....
» 5/10/2010 8:13:37 AM I wouldn't be at all surprised, Arjay. >>The sophistocation of this virus according.....
» 5/10/2010 7:29:14 AM It would appear that you don't, Cornflower. >>So, do you have a source, or not? It .....
» 4/10/2010 10:07:10 AM Don't be so defensive, Cornflower. >>It is disingenuous of you to insist there is n.....
» 4/10/2010 8:20:18 AM No more did I, Cornflower. >>BTW, I did not, as you claim, say that euthanasia itse.....
» 4/10/2010 8:02:08 AM We'll have to agree to disagree here, isabelberners. >>Ms Cunneen seemed to suggest.....
» 4/10/2010 7:40:20 AM Thanks for drawing my attention to it, Arjay. >>You didn't look to hard ,they are a.....
» 3/10/2010 7:45:42 PM grateful, I do think that before you resume posting here, you should offer an apology to s.....
» 3/10/2010 7:30:35 PM Now I'm confused, Cornflower. Your first reference to Michael O'Neill's speech went as fo.....
» 2/10/2010 3:08:34 PM Doesn't convince anyone, Mr "Colour-me-Gullible" Arjay. Most of your list has a.....
» 2/10/2010 2:20:15 PM No offence taken, Nicnoto, let me reassure you. >>Obviously I have offended you<.....
» 1/10/2010 5:50:11 PM What a truly weird concept, Nicnoto. >>Now don't tell me that that human existence .....
» 1/10/2010 5:12:38 PM Wow. At first, I thought you were joining in the fun, Formersnag. >>Yes, that's ri.....
» 1/10/2010 1:25:36 PM That's not all, stevenlmeyer. >>If someone could explain to me what the term ".....
» 1/10/2010 9:10:48 AM What we have here a perfect example of the calm, balanced and rational approach that is th.....
» 30/09/2010 11:44:46 PM That was one of "three viewpoints", Arjay. >>Ahamdinejad "Some eleme.....
» 30/09/2010 9:08:21 AM He quite explicitly did not, Arjay. >>Pres Ahmadinejad of Iran recently addressed t.....
» 30/09/2010 8:40:39 AM I'll put NSW Government incompetence up against Qld Government incompetence any day of the.....
» 29/09/2010 4:13:22 PM An interesting perspective, MAREELORRAINE. >>I believe it might have been misplaced.....
» 29/09/2010 11:32:42 AM A multilayered issue, this one. First up, what is it about technology that people refuse .....
» 29/09/2010 11:06:25 AM That's a very categorical assertion, Ms Pringle. "A woman is at just as great a risk.....
» 29/09/2010 10:13:07 AM Most interesting. Forget the book's title. It was probably just the publisher's marketin.....
» 29/09/2010 8:40:22 AM He's a clever lad, that Ahmadinejad. The Wall Street Journal skewered the Arjays of this .....
» 29/09/2010 8:14:17 AM That makes a lot of sense, Mr Crabbe. >>The issue of the relationship between my po.....
» 28/09/2010 10:54:02 AM Agreed, Mr Crabbe. >>Enough! To clog this thread with more of this argument would b.....
» 27/09/2010 10:42:28 PM You share my old Latin master's skill at hair-splitting, Mr Crabbe. That's some achievemen.....
» 27/09/2010 5:46:03 PM At least I am giving your sophistry muscles a good workout, Mr Crabbe. >>Inasmuch a.....
» 27/09/2010 4:28:26 PM The problem is, Philo, we disagree on your very first premise. >>The human mind is .....
» 27/09/2010 1:57:04 PM Harsh, pelican? Possibly. >>Pericles I think you are being unjustly harsh.<< .....
» 27/09/2010 11:12:49 AM Are the Commonwealth Games relevant? Only in the sense that any international sporting co.....
» 27/09/2010 10:13:43 AM What a confused, and confusing, piece this is Mr Crabbe. >>I am about to tell you w.....
» 27/09/2010 9:07:54 AM That doesn't solve the "if I'm talking to one, I'm talking to all three" positio.....
» 27/09/2010 8:58:02 AM I am still having difficulty understanding how to move this discussion forward, Where_is_r.....
» 27/09/2010 8:39:02 AM You see, Arjay. This is what happens. >>President Ahmadinejad of Iran at his recent.....
» 24/09/2010 10:00:06 AM But how will you pick and choose, King Hazza? >>I for one would seriously doubt we .....
» 23/09/2010 6:36:39 PM It would take a great deal more than that to offend me, Where_is_reason. >>As for .....
» 23/09/2010 5:30:29 PM What a scary idea. Just think of the number of laws that will need to be created each yea.....
» 23/09/2010 5:18:40 PM Nope Still not quite there, Philo. >>That you prefer not to have an incarnation of .....
» 23/09/2010 1:23:29 PM You're kidding yourself, Where_is_reason. >>I have indeed answered some issues rela.....
» 23/09/2010 1:02:01 PM I absolutely agree, 100% vanna. >>The ultimate aim should be to develop more export.....
» 23/09/2010 11:22:21 AM Must... control... fist... of... death. Sorry. People talking about their desire to ensla.....
» 23/09/2010 11:07:37 AM You miss the point, Philo. Deliberately, I suspect. >>What I have said is we live l.....
» 23/09/2010 9:56:02 AM I'm pretty sure they still do this, vanna. >>If they want to purchase something wit.....
» 23/09/2010 9:03:03 AM I'm still not certain what you expect from this thread, Where_is_reason. It seems to be go.....
» 23/09/2010 8:33:58 AM That's nothing more than fancy footwork, Philo. >> The primary image one has of a h.....
» 23/09/2010 8:15:56 AM Thought so. Me: "Do you actually understand why the RBA is contemplating an increase.....
» 22/09/2010 5:20:51 PM This could have been a whimsical piece of fluff about becoming disoriented in shopping mal.....
» 22/09/2010 2:30:22 PM Time is running out for an apology, grateful. It is a particularly bad look, when you acc.....
» 22/09/2010 2:20:28 PM Mr Pilger makes some excellent points. Much of today's sport is no longer worth watching......
» 22/09/2010 9:16:47 AM You are right on the money, merv09. >>To start, the mined resources are non-renewa.....
» 22/09/2010 8:51:22 AM Why didn't you say so before, Where_is_reason? >>...the issue is not about defining.....
» 21/09/2010 10:13:41 PM So, tell me Arjay. >>As a result our RBA today announced that it would increase rat.....
» 21/09/2010 5:32:56 PM Some careful use of statistics, I notice. "While Australia’s agriculture exports inc.....
» 21/09/2010 4:58:24 PM A whole lot of barking, thinker 2, but not a lot of care in tree selection. Let's start w.....
» 21/09/2010 4:09:07 PM grateful, what's the story? >>My sister, 32-year-old Marwa el-Sherbini...<< .....
» 21/09/2010 9:59:17 AM Still trying to make sense of it all I see, Arjay. >>Banks produce nothing of tangi.....
» 21/09/2010 8:59:40 AM Hey, don't drag me into this, stevenlmeyer. >>Pericles won’t be equating Calvinopho.....
» 20/09/2010 10:35:58 AM That's stretching the concept of "natural" a bit, Where_is_reason. >>If g.....
» 20/09/2010 10:04:57 AM I'm sure that you have some answers that you prepared earlier, grateful. But in the spiri.....
» 20/09/2010 9:37:43 AM I keep trying, Arjay, in the hope that one day you will realize that you need to think for.....
» 20/09/2010 9:24:33 AM I think you answered your own question, Constance. >>Now, what is your problem with.....
» 20/09/2010 9:03:19 AM Sometimes it was the other way around, Constance. >>...towns with religious names (.....
» 20/09/2010 8:30:15 AM This is an odd article. It is either riddled with bitter sarcasm, or written entirely tong.....
» 18/09/2010 6:27:09 PM Thanks for the feedback, Constance. >>Yes, you sure are wishy washy and confusing t.....
» 18/09/2010 10:29:06 AM If I had been a member of Hitler Youth, I'd want to play it down too. But this is all abo.....
» 17/09/2010 4:28:58 PM Hello, KatieO First of all let me wish you well with your IT business. It's a jungle out .....
» 17/09/2010 1:21:18 PM Sorry, got distracted from the topic for a moment. Cardinal Newman, eh. On the way to bec.....
» 17/09/2010 11:23:00 AM I think the part that made me laugh out loud was where he is reported to have said: ".....
» 17/09/2010 9:01:18 AM Oh dear, I'm sorry Constance. I'm obviously not paying you enough attention. >> And.....
» 16/09/2010 5:12:54 PM That's genuinely funny, Arjay. >>Pericles Are you that afraid that you have now ass.....
» 16/09/2010 9:01:47 AM You need to get out more, Constance. >>Yes, the weasles in England. Apparently Lond.....
» 15/09/2010 9:57:46 AM Thanks for the link stevenlmeyer. It is a pity that it has taken so long for someone (int.....
» 15/09/2010 9:15:46 AM Thanks for introducing me to the secretofoz site, Arjay. It's a cracker. The kicker is th.....
» 14/09/2010 2:32:34 PM No, I meant what I said, mac. >>I think you mean 'raises the question',I hope I hav.....
» 14/09/2010 10:29:50 AM Relevant to consider? Sure. >>It is in fact relevant to consider the original sourc.....
» 14/09/2010 9:16:27 AM You call it points-scoring, bigmal... >>In your rush to score points you obviously .....
» 14/09/2010 8:49:38 AM It still sounds as though you are looking for some kind of conflict, stevenlmeyer. >&g.....
» 13/09/2010 5:28:07 PM Ya think, ink blot? >>Pericles You have misread each of the points I made<< .....
» 13/09/2010 3:18:33 PM Unfair on the animal, but. >>Does he have any pets? If not, then get him a pup or a.....
» 13/09/2010 3:04:59 PM I can only assume, stevenlmeyer, that you are so accustomed to disagreeing with me, that y.....
» 13/09/2010 2:53:39 PM "Metric of merit"? You're kidding, bigmal. >>Despite the smart arsed reto.....
» 13/09/2010 2:37:48 PM I recently discovered that this is one subject upon which Sells and I agree, ink blot. &g.....
» 13/09/2010 11:49:26 AM Oh dear. What a farrago of misunderstandings, Mr Turner. "Australia only needs forei.....
» 13/09/2010 11:02:55 AM This one isn't going to go away any time soon, is it. "Burning a holy book is the cl.....
» 13/09/2010 10:32:30 AM I'm a sucker for anything that might help understand why people are so in the thrall of re.....
» 13/09/2010 9:29:04 AM I knew that reminded me of something. >>The number words in the Koranmc trylogy giv.....
» 13/09/2010 6:32:34 AM Arjay, it may already be too late, but you ought to get a life, you know. >>There i.....
» 10/09/2010 2:07:48 PM No, I hadn't heard that, Constance. >>For the sake of this new same sex marriage le.....
» 9/09/2010 9:35:40 AM Not me, guv. >>Pericles: Why is the best figure of over 1 million dead so inconceiv.....
» 9/09/2010 9:14:38 AM That's the problem, Boaz. Right there. >>One last question "Do Christians and .....
» 9/09/2010 8:59:27 AM That's not a "corollary", Boaz. >>The corollary of your conclusion is tha.....
» 8/09/2010 4:56:21 PM That looks suspiciously like bait-and-switch, Sells. >> It is crucial that we under.....
» 8/09/2010 4:22:33 PM I'm with you Crackcup. The reactionaries will say "it can't be done". But it s.....
» 8/09/2010 11:32:26 AM Guilty as charged. It was a cheap shot, Foyle. >>No argument against what Pilger wr.....
» 8/09/2010 10:49:15 AM Now you are simply carping for the sake of it, Boaz. >>Even the HARSHest critics co.....
» 8/09/2010 10:10:33 AM You are most welcome, Eclipse Now. >>Thanks for your input and time. In an otherwis.....
» 8/09/2010 9:57:07 AM False Reality: John Pilger is an incisive, insightful and fearless journalist, whose every.....
» 8/09/2010 9:41:41 AM Hooray. At last, a proposition that can provide genuine reform, instead of the timid cosme.....
» 8/09/2010 8:59:18 AM A nicely balanced piece, Sells. I was tempted to say "for a change", but that wo.....
» 7/09/2010 5:44:57 PM I guess that's another difference between us, Eclipse Now. >>I don't think you've d.....
» 7/09/2010 5:01:31 PM Amicus, you're still in the grip of a visceral, emotional response to something that is fo.....
» 7/09/2010 10:28:36 AM Exactly, Eclipse Now. >>But the serious point here is that the areas of major insta.....
» 7/09/2010 9:52:19 AM As I said, MAREELORRAIN, you are perfectly entitled to your opinion. However, others are.....
» 7/09/2010 9:12:26 AM Incidentally Eclipse Now, I'm not sure I quite follow your logic here: >>Consolidat.....
» 7/09/2010 9:06:43 AM Einstein is entitled to his opinion too, Eclipse Now. >>Pericles said... Einstein s.....
» 7/09/2010 8:45:19 AM I'm a fan too, Yabby. >>Meantime I found a great breakfast cereal made by a housewi.....
» 6/09/2010 4:18:32 PM Isn't it a really good thing, MAREELORRAINE, that you are able to exercise the freedom to .....
» 6/09/2010 10:43:50 AM Unfortunately, there is not a skerrick of evidence that the Australian people, led by the .....
» 6/09/2010 10:31:53 AM And you prefer idealism, Eclipse Now. >>You obviously love the status quo. Dirty de.....
» 6/09/2010 9:54:21 AM Once again, your highly selective mind chooses to hear precisely what it wants to hear, Bo.....
» 6/09/2010 8:49:00 AM Interesting thought, Boaz. >>Look.. It's Kellie Trantor, "negotiating" wi.....
» 6/09/2010 8:33:57 AM Yep, the classic response from the devoted religionist. >>...you're belief has no s.....
» 3/09/2010 10:20:27 AM The blatant post-poll pork-barrelling that we are presently witnessing is appalling. The .....
» 3/09/2010 9:49:46 AM All very useful questions, MindlessCruelty. You assume that in order to recognize danger,.....
» 3/09/2010 9:29:31 AM Critique of your manifesto does not require deep thought, future of australia. >>Pe.....
» 3/09/2010 8:47:26 AM There's an interesting assumption built into your scenario, Horus. >>And with their.....
» 2/09/2010 5:05:38 PM And that's another thing, future of australia. >>I am looking for genuine debate in.....
» 2/09/2010 9:00:35 AM Looks like a classic feel-good gravy-train to me, EclipseNow. >>What could be wrong.....
» 2/09/2010 8:36:38 AM It's called "compromise", Ludwig. From the tenor of your post, I would deduce t.....
» 1/09/2010 4:33:46 PM Are you sure you mean this, future of australia? >>...all my ideas are outlined on .....
» 1/09/2010 3:21:37 PM I hope, for your sake and that of your about-to-expand family, Mr Holmes, that you never h.....
» 1/09/2010 11:43:44 AM Well I'm not. >>If you are suggesting this has to happen overnight it is a fantasy .....
» 1/09/2010 9:32:54 AM You're still not listening, grateful. >>If the majority of Australians were to forg.....
» 1/09/2010 9:06:44 AM Boaz, you spend far too much time scouring the web for images that titillate your paranoid.....
» 31/08/2010 4:04:35 PM Not the most convincing source, Eclipse Now. >>...based on the countless "Big .....
» 31/08/2010 3:25:46 PM Oh Boaz, you do try so hard, don't you. Even if it means gilding the lily every so often......
» 31/08/2010 2:23:39 PM Desperate stuff, intempore. >>I’ll attempt to break it down some more. Try to keep .....
» 31/08/2010 1:50:57 PM Thanks for the daily chuckle, Houellebecq. >>Besides, they love whinging too much t.....
» 31/08/2010 1:45:50 PM You're avoiding the issue, Eclipse Now. >>Basically what is it with you and Horus b.....
» 31/08/2010 11:22:02 AM There are more than a few flies of reality crawling around in your ointment of peaceful co.....
» 30/08/2010 10:39:17 PM You're imagining things now, Hasbeen. >>Incidentally, wasn't it Pericles who didn't.....
» 30/08/2010 5:33:38 PM Arjay has a "false flag" infatuation, Shadow Minister. >>What next? did t.....
» 30/08/2010 1:57:54 PM That's pure delusion, grateful. >>Pericles, I see you are still struggling with the.....
» 30/08/2010 1:36:36 PM Not a good look, Hasbeen. >>Does anyone else find it ridiculous that our PC brigade.....
» 30/08/2010 11:42:14 AM "The lady doth protest too much, methinks." Hamlet Act 3, scene 2. >>Peri.....
» 30/08/2010 9:45:54 AM Sorry, Boaz. But you cannot rewrite history. Especially when the evidence remains on the i.....
» 30/08/2010 9:17:30 AM This kind of stuff fascinates me. Occasionally. A thousand words, each comprehensible a.....
» 29/08/2010 10:40:57 PM So, was he right, bushbred? >>Certainly Henry Kissinger foresaw the current problem.....
» 29/08/2010 7:01:44 PM Stop being precious, grateful. >>And Pericles and Cornflower... If i have a view ab.....
» 29/08/2010 6:33:29 PM Easy, Arjay. >>If it all BS why bother trying to scare us and why not have a thorou.....
» 29/08/2010 6:12:51 PM What a very odd assumption, Boaz. >>And dear Pericles, totally oblivious of the sta.....
» 28/08/2010 4:45:03 PM Now that's hilarious, Arjay. >>Alan Hart the renouned British journalist has now co.....
» 28/08/2010 2:54:01 PM Oh no, please not again, Arjay. >>The scientific evidence is over whelming.There ar.....
» 28/08/2010 2:45:37 PM I've always admired your rigid application of logic, Peter Hume. >>But if printing .....
» 28/08/2010 12:44:16 PM Nope. It doesn't work like that, nairbe. >>The primary question asked must bring th.....
» 28/08/2010 12:15:37 PM Your attitude is in some danger of becoming outdated, Horus. >>Us being wealthy sho.....
» 28/08/2010 9:47:26 AM Bad luck guys. "We would like to inform you that the shortlist with 20 projects for .....
» 27/08/2010 4:56:21 PM Yes, Boaz, we all know how you feel about Muslims. >>Of course..there is no reason .....
» 27/08/2010 1:31:15 PM Ah yes. Mr Fielding. >>Now we have Mister Zero Percent aka Steve Fielding, saying h.....
» 27/08/2010 1:10:18 PM A confused article, with a confusing proposal. "The stock-in-trade reasons that are .....
» 27/08/2010 9:18:25 AM Not sure of your thought process here, MindlessCruelty >>...the deregulation of ban.....
» 27/08/2010 8:57:25 AM Oh Boaz. It's sad that you have to scrape the barrel so hard, to find something to whack m.....
» 27/08/2010 8:43:19 AM I doubt that, Arjay. >>Could he just be a tool of the neo-cons?<< If you loo.....
» 26/08/2010 5:39:21 PM So that's a "yes", is it runner?.....
» 26/08/2010 5:34:03 PM Arjay, I thought we had sorted this out. >>Paul keating betrayed all Australians wh.....
» 26/08/2010 3:28:45 PM That logical path will lead you into all sorts of places you might not want to go, waswass.....
» 26/08/2010 3:15:14 PM I must be getting very world-weary and cynical in my old age. But that's the second time i.....
» 26/08/2010 1:59:40 PM Errr.... runner? >>Good story Richie. Hopefully the young man turned his sin and re.....
» 26/08/2010 12:05:21 PM Very interesting. I wonder how many Australian journalists could put together a comparabl.....
» 26/08/2010 11:15:38 AM (OT) Thanks for the advice, Hasbeen. >>Pericles, if you can still balance twin carb.....
» 26/08/2010 10:59:35 AM There could not be a better argument against the concept of a Bill of Rights than this. .....
» 26/08/2010 10:17:50 AM I stand corrected on the issue of criminal use, Danielle. But I still believe that the se.....
» 26/08/2010 9:24:25 AM Yeah, right. >>...the Iraq war, the Patriot Act and the rest would not have happene.....
» 25/08/2010 5:42:02 PM Oh, come now, nairbe. >>They may well have had much to be angry about but to elect .....
» 25/08/2010 5:34:56 PM Ok, examinator, let's dig a little deeper. >>The history of Microsoft is that it wa.....
» 25/08/2010 4:46:41 PM Hardly, Boaz. >>Pericles tends to latch onto any shred of dangling comment<< .....
» 25/08/2010 2:30:05 PM I just love the way myths are perpetuated. Here's one DreamOn prepared earlier... >&.....
» 25/08/2010 2:00:37 PM How extraordinary, Boaz, that you continue your almost perfect record, of grasping the wro.....
» 25/08/2010 1:41:25 PM Hmmm. I'm obviously having a bad day, as far as communication is concerned. Federalist op.....
» 25/08/2010 9:07:04 AM If this is your justification, GilbertHolmes, no wonder your argument is being drowned in .....
» 25/08/2010 8:36:16 AM Now here's a thought. By the end of Saturday night, I seem to recall that the total numbe.....
» 24/08/2010 5:11:18 PM This is the point at which I find I cannot no longer join the dots... >>Australia's.....
» 24/08/2010 4:54:27 PM Don't be such a tease, bigmal. >>But then if one does ones home work its not hard t.....
» 24/08/2010 1:14:26 PM I'm not too sure you will find them, Mr Hennessy. "Old China hands like me will be l.....
» 24/08/2010 11:42:39 AM It's all very tenuous, isn't it. The logic leaps that the article requires - often from o.....
» 24/08/2010 9:48:44 AM Your ability to warp and distort the words of others, Boaz, and then to build a federal ca.....
» 24/08/2010 9:23:59 AM Danielle, it is obvious that your heart is in the right place, but please don't contribute.....
» 23/08/2010 2:55:26 PM No doubt you do, GilbertHolmes. >>I would say that the first step in bringing about.....
» 23/08/2010 2:25:05 PM I honestly would have thought we had learned by now. Standing in the way of progress - ho.....
» 23/08/2010 11:39:40 AM Am I missing something here? Fifteen hundred words to determine that there is a differenc.....
» 23/08/2010 9:45:00 AM One of the more fascinating features of OLO is the way that it exposes the thought process.....
» 23/08/2010 9:10:18 AM It's even simpler than that, chuckew. >> In fact I am at a complete loss to underst.....
» 23/08/2010 8:58:43 AM Gotta love your optimism, Ludwig. Puts Pollyanna in the shade. >>Rather than the .....
» 23/08/2010 8:47:48 AM Maybe it is just because it is a Monday morning, but I am having a great deal of trouble p.....
» 23/08/2010 8:26:06 AM Maybe I'm just getting too old, or too cynical (or both), but my first thought when I read.....
» 23/08/2010 8:21:50 AM That's an aggressive stance, grateful. >>If a woman wants to cover partially or com.....
» 22/08/2010 10:01:27 AM I don't see any reason why not, MindlessCruelty. >>in the burqa style that has the .....
» 22/08/2010 8:09:15 AM You can protest as much as you like, Boaz, but we both know the reality of what you write,.....
» 21/08/2010 9:40:36 PM I thought it might be, sonofgloin. >>...the kWh is incorrect, I have called Integra.....
» 21/08/2010 2:43:21 AM I'd get them to check it again, if I were you sonofgloin. I've just paid mine, last week,.....
» 20/08/2010 3:26:55 PM They'd never do it, Hasbeen. >>Why not build offices for bureaucrats in ALL the reg.....
» 20/08/2010 3:00:41 PM Are you sure, sonofgloin? >>By control of our own destiny I was referring to our de.....
» 20/08/2010 10:09:19 AM That's exactly what is so thoroughly objectionable, Boaz. >>Pericles.. I am connect.....
» 20/08/2010 9:30:28 AM The most obvious defence against the imposition of a Bill of Rights is that in a reasonabl.....
» 19/08/2010 6:40:02 PM Even after all this time, Boaz, you still cannot get it right. >>THAT is the Swedis.....
» 19/08/2010 1:18:04 PM A thoroughly predictable set of impassioned, but thought-free, responses to a straightforw.....
» 19/08/2010 9:38:24 AM Sad to see that you have decided to get back on your favourite whack-a-mozzie hobbyhorse, .....
» 19/08/2010 9:11:21 AM There's nothing wrong with a bit of idealism, GilbertHolmes. >>Personally I am in f.....
» 19/08/2010 8:53:23 AM You are welcome, Arjay. The next part should now be fairly straightforward, now that you .....
» 18/08/2010 2:42:50 PM Are you serious, Arjay? >>OK Pericles since you seem to be so well versed,tell us h.....
» 18/08/2010 11:31:42 AM I suspected this day might come, if I lived long enough. There is, finally, a topic upon .....
» 18/08/2010 11:26:46 AM I love the way you make it sound as though there is a tap that we simply turn one way or t.....
» 17/08/2010 10:33:56 PM Sorry, Arjay. I've tried to explain it all in simple terms, but it is clear that you eithe.....
» 17/08/2010 10:27:56 PM I think you may be looking through the wrong end of the telescope, pelican. >>If we.....
» 17/08/2010 4:14:04 PM I'm afraid this still doesn't make any sense, Arjay. >>All the Aust govt need do is.....
» 17/08/2010 3:25:50 PM I'm not sure this argument is convincing, suzeonline. >>Anyone who does an informal.....
» 17/08/2010 2:56:23 PM Now, don't get too carried away, Boaz. >>That IS my point Pericles. "No more s.....
» 17/08/2010 11:16:47 AM I'm afraid this thread lost me at... >>we look toward moving to having a single glo.....
» 17/08/2010 11:04:16 AM That's quite an imagination you have there, snake. >> the burqua... is a symbol of .....
» 17/08/2010 10:06:01 AM Today's lesson, Arjay. >>My question to you also: Who does this inflationary money .....
» 17/08/2010 9:50:32 AM What a shame, Hasbeen. >>unfortunately a bug ate my computer, just recently, so I n.....
» 17/08/2010 9:26:16 AM I think that you small-Australia people are still missing the point. Before you begin a j.....
» 16/08/2010 5:48:27 PM Really, examinator? >>It has been a long held view that production as it is current.....
» 16/08/2010 5:40:21 PM I do wish you'd include references, Hasbeen. >>an Anglo Saxon's application for a j.....
» 16/08/2010 1:38:47 PM I wish you guys would get your story straight. Sing from the same hymn-sheet, as it were......
» 16/08/2010 10:17:52 AM Incidentally, Stern, for all your blind adulation, Margaret Thatcher's politics were a del.....
» 16/08/2010 9:36:48 AM Motive, Stern? >>Pericles.. I am not sure what your motive is but I have answered y.....
» 15/08/2010 11:58:39 PM Wow. "[Deleted or obsenity]. Posted by Foxy, Sunday, 15 August 2010 6:52:40 PM".....
» 15/08/2010 5:06:33 PM That's just more bunkum, Arjay. >>Our Govt used to create a lot of cash in the form.....
» 15/08/2010 1:45:57 PM Are you sure, Stern? >>Pericles… no porkies… my commuting costs dropped by 70% foll.....
» 15/08/2010 11:09:03 AM That's odd, Arjay. >>Money only represents human productivity and potential.<<.....
» 14/08/2010 7:38:27 PM Typical >>What you think computes does not concern me<< Caught out in a blat.....
» 14/08/2010 2:59:07 PM Sorry, my mistake, Arjay. I thought that when you said... >>make the Reserve Bank.....
» 14/08/2010 9:50:06 AM I've decided that your posts on economics are so completely riddled with nonsense, Arjay, .....
» 13/08/2010 3:21:39 PM Nope. Does not compute, Stern. >>the bus travel was barred by the monopoly operat.....
» 13/08/2010 2:13:21 PM I love that epithet, "chattering classes". It is a sure sign of a complete abs.....
» 13/08/2010 1:33:33 PM Errrr, I think you may have missed the point, Boaz. Again. >>you are equating the i.....
» 13/08/2010 10:25:12 AM At first glance, this would seem to be a statement of the bleedin' obvious. "It is e.....
» 13/08/2010 9:32:17 AM Thanks for the clarification, Stern. >>Pericles I was wrong, I will correct myself….....
» 13/08/2010 8:41:41 AM Seems very simple to me. Tell the people to stop having sex. Apparently, that causes babi.....
» 12/08/2010 11:06:59 PM Beautifully put, Foxy. I tips me lid......
» 12/08/2010 7:35:45 PM Sorry Boaz, I must be reading the wrong newspaper. >>Yet from that 2% we have had m.....
» 12/08/2010 3:47:15 PM What an oddball thought, Boaz. >>But if you put your thinking cap on.. who would 'c.....
» 12/08/2010 3:26:31 PM Permit me a modicum of doubt on this assertion of yours, Stern. >>Pericles... train.....
» 12/08/2010 3:00:21 PM But is it the right question, stevenlmeyer? >>What about fuel from fungi?<< .....
» 12/08/2010 11:49:33 AM You'd make a great Imam yourself, Boaz. >>how many video's does a person need of Im.....
» 12/08/2010 11:28:38 AM That's hardly a cogent defence, Proxy. >>my intention is to "conflate the two .....
» 12/08/2010 9:13:15 AM It's good to see that you have made some effort, Arjay. >>Derivatives are contracts.....
» 12/08/2010 8:51:58 AM Is that the only choice, Arjay? >>So choose Pericles,nuclear annhilation or truth a.....
» 12/08/2010 8:42:15 AM I think you may be mis-attributing here, Dan S de Merengue. >>And it’s definitely a.....
» 11/08/2010 5:59:06 PM You were lucky, Stern. >>My commuting costs fell to 30% of what they were previous .....
» 11/08/2010 2:11:47 PM I believe that Mises may be your own personal God, Peter Hume. It is either "believe.....
» 11/08/2010 1:08:53 PM There seems to be something of a disconnect here. The entire article could have been writ.....
» 11/08/2010 10:11:19 AM The standard advice in situations like this, Arjay, is "when you find yourself in a h.....
» 11/08/2010 9:50:27 AM Of course they are, Arjay. >>Only the little secrets will be revealed by the likes .....
» 11/08/2010 9:25:26 AM With your last reference - for which thanks, Proxy - you have managed to bring the argumen.....
» 11/08/2010 9:05:53 AM I think the context is important here. If he had been standing on a street corner, harang.....
» 10/08/2010 6:22:08 PM If this - quite rivetting - thread demonstrates anything, it is that the old notions of ma.....
» 10/08/2010 4:07:03 PM And to think, Arjay, how I so very nearly missed this contribution of yours entirely. Such.....
» 10/08/2010 3:15:29 PM Is that right, Proxy? >>Nobody is suggesting that only Muslims beat their wives<.....
» 10/08/2010 2:38:37 PM Many thanks for these, Boaz >>The Cantle Report... read it and weep Pericles.<&l.....
» 10/08/2010 6:08:24 AM The thing is, Proxy, that I can spot the difference between a voluntary system of adjudica.....
» 9/08/2010 9:50:27 PM Circumventing, Arjay. Not at all. >>Pericles,you are circumventing the real issues.....
» 9/08/2010 6:34:27 PM It was just another example, Arjay, of your total disregard for facts. >>Pericles,w.....
» 9/08/2010 1:20:49 PM You were close, Yuyutsu. >>Well, that's good news, Arjay, I was under the, apparent.....
» 9/08/2010 10:14:02 AM I think you missed one, Boaz. 11/ Have you stopped beating your wife? GREENS DECLINED TO.....
» 9/08/2010 9:15:41 AM That's very funny, Boaz. >>you think that by changing vocabulary you can change rea.....
» 9/08/2010 8:50:30 AM I'd like to say that you are at you most annoying, Boaz, when you put on your opera-cloak .....
» 9/08/2010 6:25:04 AM Yep, that old furphy, Proxy. I suspected that was where you were coming from. >>Sha.....
» 8/08/2010 5:57:59 PM A perfectly understandable cop-out, Proxy. >>Pericles, However I respond to you, yo.....
» 8/08/2010 11:45:54 AM Far from it, Proxy. Far from it. >>Foxy, I'm not making assumptions, I'm stating fa.....
» 7/08/2010 10:51:36 AM Hi Kettle. >>I wouldn't have expected anything else from you Pericles. Twist the st.....
» 6/08/2010 10:34:21 PM On what grounds, Arjay? >>let's put the weapons inspectors in both Israel and Iran......
» 6/08/2010 10:30:38 PM The Guardian is a perfectly acceptable source, Proxy. >>Pericles, Is the Guardian s.....
» 6/08/2010 4:03:18 PM I doubt very much whether the rorts are at all political. The departments that implement .....
» 6/08/2010 3:36:27 PM Heck, I should know better by now. But hey, I'll bite. Let's start with some facts. >.....
» 6/08/2010 12:19:47 PM Incidentally Boaz, I notice you didn't even have the courtesy to answer the question, whil.....
» 6/08/2010 12:14:08 PM The really sad thing, Boaz, is that I believe you are serious. >>All I'm saying, is.....
» 6/08/2010 11:45:07 AM It's all OK, Arjay, don't panic. >>Philip Giraldi and Ray McGovern are ex-CIA agent.....
» 6/08/2010 9:16:26 AM What, all of it, Boaz? >>To understand the relationship between Israel and America......
» 5/08/2010 6:03:23 PM Thanks for the heads-up on this, by the way Arjay. >>They love me on the Ron Paul s.....
» 5/08/2010 1:20:24 PM No surprise there, Arjay. >>Yabby and Pericles.They love me on the Ron Paul site an.....
» 4/08/2010 2:26:33 PM Of course Stern = Col. The proof - if proof were needed - is that he couldn't resist the .....
» 4/08/2010 8:40:58 AM I know that it is your obsession, Arjay, but you really should not allow it to corrupt you.....
» 4/08/2010 6:25:27 AM Ok, Arjay. >>Just another lie Pericles is the average weekly wage/salary of $1200.I.....
» 3/08/2010 10:14:51 PM We may be getting somewhere. Slowly. >>Pericles,while wages have increased with inf.....
» 3/08/2010 10:15:33 AM I believe that you are absolutely right, Boaz. >> I suppose deep at heart most of w.....
» 3/08/2010 9:50:47 AM I don't really think that "facts" are at issue here, Arjay. >>How about .....
» 2/08/2010 8:47:53 AM Interesting case, Boaz. Thanks for the link. >>For some insights on this, and how s.....
» 31/07/2010 7:24:00 AM Oh dear, Richie 10 >>Cheer up the sun is still in the sky even if it is above the c.....
» 30/07/2010 11:58:26 AM Most of the 1500 words were suitably bland. But this confused me. "Your family home .....
» 30/07/2010 11:31:42 AM Sells, you continue to reassure me in my atheism. Thank you. "It was always predicta.....
» 30/07/2010 9:29:02 AM That is far too sensible a suggestion for anyone to take seriously, Ludwig. >>So, w.....
» 30/07/2010 9:09:44 AM I've no idea which State you live in, we are unique, but it cannot be NSW. >>...whe.....
» 29/07/2010 2:20:39 PM I've had a look at the Wikileaks material - sampled it, really, using their handy index an.....
» 29/07/2010 12:50:18 PM This is all very worthy and all. But certainly in NSW, governments have consistently shir.....
» 29/07/2010 11:35:58 AM Fair enough Phil Matimein. >>What I noticed Pericles was that whole towns had unemp.....
» 29/07/2010 9:00:44 AM 1981-1993 were, as I recall Phil Matimein, the period of significant growth of the UK econ.....
» 28/07/2010 1:57:01 PM Extending the metaphor just a little, this article is a bit of a dog's breakfast. The the.....
» 28/07/2010 9:57:10 AM If we're being pedantic, sonofgloin... >>I do not want to be pedantic but the unive.....
» 28/07/2010 9:14:24 AM Perhaps you should get out more, Phil Matimein. >>I don't know too many people who .....
» 28/07/2010 8:56:02 AM It's nothing to feel embarrassed about, Boaz. >>In my case.. I have had an 'experie.....
» 27/07/2010 5:49:34 PM I've tried very hard to get this sentence out of my head - honest I have - but it keeps co.....
» 27/07/2010 5:37:54 PM An interesting judgment, sonofgloin. >>I was just astounded to hear the rubbish bei.....
» 27/07/2010 11:34:43 AM Luv yer work, Forrest Gumpp. Your problem is, of course, that you are looking for facts, .....
» 27/07/2010 9:39:42 AM My chuckle was not about pollution, Arjay, but your blinkered and simplistic "solutio.....
» 27/07/2010 9:11:45 AM Not sure that this gets you off the hook, individual: >>The gist of my statement wa.....
» 27/07/2010 8:26:15 AM Oh dear, Arjay. I despair of you. >>The following traitors;George Bush,Dick Cheney,.....
» 26/07/2010 1:34:25 PM Thanks for another good chuckle, Boaz. You never fail to come through. Your "scary/a.....
» 26/07/2010 11:39:52 AM Where's Col Rouge when you need him? Confession: I am no Thatcher groupie. But I could no.....
» 26/07/2010 8:58:37 AM I just love the logic behind this. >>'Then one grey day the big bad white man came .....
» 26/07/2010 8:44:30 AM But surely, Philo... >>That the Roman Church maintains old Roman world gender tradi.....
» 26/07/2010 8:24:42 AM I had to chuckle at this one, Arjay. >>Much of this pollution can be reduced by man.....
» 23/07/2010 5:38:36 PM No kidding, Boaz? That's not how it came across at all. >>[voting in such an ".....
» 23/07/2010 9:55:25 AM I think that it is only fair to point out, Boaz, that your post is completely at odds with.....
» 23/07/2010 9:39:45 AM You continue to scale new heights in your attempts to paint Christianity as somehow differ.....
» 23/07/2010 6:29:41 AM While Dan's in research mode, he might like to give us an example or two of the "reli.....
» 22/07/2010 5:02:59 PM Suitably chastened, Cornflower. "Peace, peace, and give experience tongue. They do a.....
» 22/07/2010 3:17:02 PM Thanks for the name check, Houellebecq. >>Pelican and Pericles are ok too but in a .....
» 22/07/2010 1:22:26 PM The same old song. >>But that reality does not give Beijing license to throw its we.....
» 22/07/2010 12:01:03 PM I reckon it went like this. "I'm not really a cab driver, I'm actually a Senior Recr.....
» 22/07/2010 9:13:49 AM Grow up, Arjay. It's not all about you. >>The evidence to most logical intelligent .....
» 22/07/2010 8:53:58 AM Just as I predicted, Boaz. >>The verses in Corinthians and Timothy.. should be bala.....
» 21/07/2010 6:15:36 PM It's quite sad that you don't get it, Arjay. Because your stubborn adherence to the mythol.....
» 21/07/2010 3:11:25 PM There's absolutely no point, Arjay, in giving me a half-baked lecture on chemical compound.....
» 21/07/2010 2:22:31 PM How very sweet of you to have missed me, Boaz. >>No old son.. I don't see a contrad.....
» 21/07/2010 1:39:43 PM This is exactly what I meant, Arjay, when I pointed out that "so many assumptions are.....
» 21/07/2010 10:37:16 AM I am, as you know, something of a conoisseur of the contradictions that abound in your pos.....
» 21/07/2010 9:28:06 AM The question about the position of women in the church holds only a passing interest for m.....
» 21/07/2010 9:10:31 AM More voodoo economics Arjay. >>With hyper-inflation Pericles,the last place you wou.....
» 21/07/2010 8:22:37 AM That's not the way I read it, King Hazza. >>This topic has NOTHING to do with compu.....
» 21/07/2010 6:27:59 AM We have tried, Arjay. >>Lot's of generalisations from the likes of examinator but h.....
» 20/07/2010 10:01:40 AM I do not consider, George, that the absence of 1.4 million Australians from the Electoral .....
» 20/07/2010 9:23:04 AM It might actually be worth expanding on this a little, Boaz. >>How can low interest.....
» 20/07/2010 8:53:53 AM One day, Arjay, when you have grown a little older and a little wiser, you will look back .....
» 19/07/2010 5:05:19 PM I read the article. I looked through the web site. I remain convinced that this is a jok.....
» 19/07/2010 2:35:20 PM Could be an urban myth, pelican. >>Wasn't it a Maccas hamburger that someone left o.....
» 19/07/2010 1:55:46 PM Still pushing the ol' barrow I see, Boaz. Your proposed justification for the State sanct.....
» 19/07/2010 12:13:06 AM Oh dear, Arjay. >>Obama does the bidding of Wall St and the US Federal Reserve.They.....
» 24/06/2010 9:51:43 AM Boaz, you can be very exasperating at times. Your "research" is the internet eq.....
» 24/06/2010 9:12:50 AM I'm glad that my contributions are so appreciated. >>Pericles.. you are turning int.....
» 24/06/2010 8:27:56 AM That is certainly one aspect of it, david f. >>Without knowing all the statments ma.....
» 23/06/2010 11:21:36 AM There's no need for the gratuitous "told-you-so" sneer, Loxton. >>it's go.....
» 23/06/2010 11:10:45 AM You are rambling, Boaz. In this your most recent incarnation, it appears that you are usi.....
» 23/06/2010 10:41:20 AM well... yes, david f >>Humans thought in religious ways while they were fighting of.....
» 22/06/2010 1:28:23 PM Let's be realistic here. It is not "pessimism" to point out that, in the cosmic.....
» 22/06/2010 9:06:09 AM If that's the case Boaz - and I do take leave to doubt it - then you are not doing a very .....
» 21/06/2010 6:46:45 PM Now now, Boaz, don't get so agitated, it's not at all convincing. >>you are raving .....
» 21/06/2010 6:03:28 PM I actually don't have the time to read all 1,550,000 papers on the topic that you kindly p.....
» 21/06/2010 12:06:39 PM There's probably a good reason for this, qanda. >>Most so called 'sceptics' don't d.....
» 21/06/2010 11:29:51 AM This is quite a revelation to me Ludwig. >>Today was a lovely day. But the forecast.....
» 21/06/2010 9:57:16 AM But seriously, Boaz, it is probably about time you stopped pretending to be some kind of e.....
» 21/06/2010 9:39:09 AM I'll ignore for the moment the arrogance and condescension dripping from your post, Boaz, .....
» 21/06/2010 9:13:20 AM There's certainly a lot of froth and bubble here, isn't there. But very little that advan.....
» 19/06/2010 11:10:32 AM You have a very odd perception of my response to your ramblings, Boaz. >>...that wa.....
» 18/06/2010 2:38:23 PM It's always ugly, lancing a boil. It's even uglier, of course, when everybody leaps in t.....
» 18/06/2010 1:51:51 PM Another aspect, that of course the BNP does not highlight, just in case it interferes with.....
» 18/06/2010 1:35:34 PM I'm beginning to worry about you Boaz. Your political trajectory has taken a distinct lurc.....
» 17/06/2010 9:46:51 AM Sorry Arjay, but your post makes absolutely no sense, from any direction and at any level......
» 16/06/2010 1:43:07 PM I am, as always, deeply indebted to you Boaz, for introducing me to such a fascinating bun.....
» 16/06/2010 9:57:10 AM Interesting example of Boaz revisionism. >>So..for example when I point to a porti.....
» 16/06/2010 9:17:13 AM Boaz, what happened to my polite request? "Yes, I've downloaded [AGENDA 21]. Which p.....
» 16/06/2010 9:11:04 AM Don't get too carried away Arjay. >>It is also interesting to note that both Syria .....
» 16/06/2010 8:38:16 AM A very long bow indeed, Boaz. >>hmmm..and denial of access to information about fai.....
» 15/06/2010 3:54:21 PM Earth calling Boaz... >>BUT WAIT...I thought under a 'Theocracy' we were supposed t.....
» 15/06/2010 10:41:04 AM I'm with Phil Matimein on this. There are almost as many traps for the unwary in delegati.....
» 15/06/2010 8:45:09 AM Now Boaz, respect the question please. benq asked, most sincerely... >>Don't forge.....
» 11/06/2010 4:38:11 PM I'm not sure it works that way, Boaz. >>"If the richest countries in the world.....
» 11/06/2010 4:08:08 PM Yes, I've downloaded it. >>AGENDA 21 ? has anyone taken the trouble to LOOK this up.....
» 11/06/2010 2:06:29 PM Thanks Graham, a very useful addition to the discussion. I expect we will soon be overrun.....
» 11/06/2010 2:03:33 PM I have a question for you, one under god. Where is the money now, that has been stolen fr.....
» 11/06/2010 1:54:27 PM There is a consistent theme emerging, which is that "the poppy fields should be destr.....
» 11/06/2010 10:35:11 AM The most cogent discussion of this that I have read recently has been Sheri Berman's artic.....
» 10/06/2010 8:53:44 AM The bit missing from your post, Formersnag, was giving us all marks out of ten for our eff.....
» 9/06/2010 2:07:21 PM I call it as I see it, davrosz. >>That's some gloomy sentiments. Really what you ar.....
» 9/06/2010 9:28:39 AM Not as much as you might think, pelican. >>Pericles Are you talking about internati.....
» 9/06/2010 8:57:20 AM "True democracy" sits in the same out-basket as "a fair society", or e.....
» 9/06/2010 8:26:31 AM C'mon. This is an advertisement, isn't it? Very subtle, but very clever. I bet Roddick's .....
» 8/06/2010 2:34:40 PM No, no, Severin dear heart, a thousand times no... >>Question: Can one be gay and b.....
» 8/06/2010 10:35:14 AM You have a rather odd understanding of what happens when you put yourself forward for publ.....
» 8/06/2010 9:31:55 AM Sadly, Jon J, I doubt it is information that would help you. >>If you have any way .....
» 8/06/2010 8:52:44 AM Gotta love yer logic Proxy. >>CJ Morgan, When authoritative surveys determine that .....
» 7/06/2010 5:08:19 PM I can actually believe that you would, Boaz. >>If I ever stood for election, it wou.....
» 7/06/2010 4:27:44 PM Given the amount of airplay this topic gets on this forum, I'm a little surprised at the q.....
» 7/06/2010 10:35:00 AM Profuse apologies: Ms Tankard Reist, of course, not Tankard Rice........
» 7/06/2010 10:33:11 AM I'm glad it wasn't just me, Severin. >>MTR does herself a disservice by switching t.....
» 6/06/2010 4:58:52 PM This is at the heart of the issue, in my view. >>Ok, bugger off then... We'll sit o.....
» 5/06/2010 10:50:05 AM You obviously - once again - only read the bits that you want to see. >>Now, what d.....
» 4/06/2010 6:38:48 PM Semantics, Antiseptic. >>He was warning of a danger, not threatening a consequence......
» 4/06/2010 6:25:56 PM That's fine, Arjay. What you say is perfectly true, as a philosophical observation. >&.....
» 4/06/2010 1:49:11 PM I just love it when you take my name in vain, Antiseptic. >>Besides, who do I harm .....
» 4/06/2010 1:00:55 PM Hmmmm. I think I've touched a nerve somewhere along the line. >>For 'atheist' above.....
» 4/06/2010 11:23:30 AM Just so long as you don't hold your breath, Antiseptic. >>I'm still waiting for Per.....
» 4/06/2010 9:55:41 AM It gets better, of course. >>...and see if it is possible to gently draw you to loo.....
» 4/06/2010 9:54:58 AM I am fascinated by your change in tactic, Boaz. It says more about you than you could poss.....
» 3/06/2010 6:37:11 PM My goodness, Boaz, you really do think that we have a short memory. Or perhaps you would .....
» 3/06/2010 5:30:43 PM Not convinced, Dan S de Merengue. But you wouldn't expect me to be, would you. >>So.....
» 3/06/2010 4:05:49 PM Interesting piece in Crikey by Noel Turnbull at RMIT, on the topic of "how others see.....
» 3/06/2010 9:53:35 AM I guess it is a pointless exercise, to yet again point out to you the excruciating double .....
» 3/06/2010 9:05:27 AM Just as I suspected, Antiseptic. Ya got nuthin'. >>"Akermanis was confronted .....
» 3/06/2010 8:52:52 AM That's a highly likely scenario, Boaz, in my view. "The world is changing" is o.....
» 2/06/2010 6:12:03 PM Sadly, suzeonline, it isn't going to be that simple. >>Maybe the people who brokere.....
» 2/06/2010 5:44:44 PM I'll trade you, Antiseptic. I'll answer your question, if you'll answer mine. >>Ar.....
» 2/06/2010 1:45:40 PM It is quite instructive that you have been unable to select even one example, Antiseptic, .....
» 2/06/2010 9:27:55 AM You ask very good questions sometimes, Arjay. >>Pericles,If the IMF, Federal Reserv.....
» 2/06/2010 8:53:02 AM G'day kettle. Pot calling. >>One of the reaons your criticism of me is like water o.....
» 2/06/2010 8:40:52 AM As you say, Antiseptic, I'm finding the going here a little tough. But I'm still trying t.....
» 2/06/2010 8:26:36 AM There is a little unwelcome turd of inconsistency in the swimming-pool of your argument, P.....
» 1/06/2010 5:28:51 PM More priceless waffle, Boaz. >>Dear Pericles yes...I remember Barking..and I rememb.....
» 1/06/2010 11:59:24 AM There is never going to be a "one size fits all" agreement on this, because ever.....
» 1/06/2010 11:50:18 AM Don't display your ignorance quite so blatantly, Boaz. Remember Barking? >>Firstl.....
» 1/06/2010 11:12:01 AM So you finally accept that it is homophobia, Antiseptic, as you quote - seemingly approvin.....
» 1/06/2010 10:28:57 AM Extremely sad. First the confession: I was very, very nearly persuaded to vote for Rudd, .....
» 1/06/2010 9:55:29 AM Put it down to a total lack of imagination on your part, Proxy. >>I find it an endl.....
» 1/06/2010 9:30:43 AM That's what I love about those stories. They're so dramatic. >>Standing there among.....
» 1/06/2010 8:57:48 AM Arjay, it doesn't work like that. >>instead of borrowing from China,much of this mo.....
» 1/06/2010 7:15:45 AM So, a seven-second snippet from a programme called - what was it? Oh yes, "Hypothetic.....
» 31/05/2010 7:54:45 PM Boaz, for the gazillionth time, I have absolutely no interest in discussing comparative re.....
» 31/05/2010 4:53:18 PM For sheer, blind cheek, Boaz, this one rates right up there with your best. That's pretty .....
» 31/05/2010 1:40:59 PM Careful, runner. >>The practice is barbaric but not nearly as much as abortion. At .....
» 31/05/2010 1:28:04 PM I read this somewhere over the weekend. "Akermanis has it round the wrong way. It is.....
» 31/05/2010 12:57:15 PM The "controversy" here is entirely manufactured, with Dan S de Merengue its Head.....
» 31/05/2010 9:19:07 AM Well, I have tried. For the past few years I have attempted to point out to the fearmonge.....
» 31/05/2010 8:49:27 AM Small correction of fact, stevenlmeyer. >>This sort of language can lead a pop star.....
» 29/05/2010 5:29:04 PM Is it my imagination, but has the whack-a-mozzie rhetoric wound up a notch or two since he.....
» 28/05/2010 9:06:26 AM You say this, but you don't really believe it, do you [insert current pseudonym here]? &g.....
» 28/05/2010 8:47:55 AM You are such a hoot, [insert current pseudonym here]. >>"They may take our lan.....
» 27/05/2010 5:53:46 PM You still don't get it, Arjay. >>Pericles go to the http://ae911truth.org/ and pick.....
» 27/05/2010 11:23:41 AM You still don't get it, Arjay. >>Pericles,Define the points or parameters you wish .....
» 27/05/2010 10:58:38 AM That would be after footy training, I guess, woulfe. >>Now you're getting me nervou.....
» 26/05/2010 1:43:04 PM That was never in doubt for a moment, benq, right from the start. >>...it's obvious.....
» 26/05/2010 8:46:11 AM Boaz, I think you may be imagining things. Again. But I may be mistaken in my reading, s.....
» 26/05/2010 8:43:12 AM "Dredged", Boaz? >>PROXY.....have a look at those links Pericles dredged .....
» 25/05/2010 7:44:12 PM But how you forget, Boaz. So quickly, you forget already. >>You and dear foxy are b.....
» 25/05/2010 6:02:30 PM Dancing hard, I see stevenlmeyer. >>Please explain why a belief system or ideology .....
» 25/05/2010 3:50:15 PM Pure sophistry, stevenlmeyer. >>I hate and fear ALL totalitarian belief systems Tha.....
» 25/05/2010 1:26:34 PM C'mon Arjay. Start getting real. >>F. What do you think Pericles?<< I think .....
» 25/05/2010 12:53:06 PM Severin, I'm not too sure about this. >>maybe if I'm a very good girl all year, I'l.....
» 25/05/2010 10:26:14 AM You seem to be missing an important aspect of this deal, Arjay. >>Pericles,define t.....
» 25/05/2010 9:46:49 AM And please, Antiseptic, try to stay on-topic >>So next time I feel like a wee I sho.....
» 25/05/2010 9:41:05 AM I see we have shifted focus a little, Antiseptic. >>we seem to be making some progr.....
» 25/05/2010 8:54:22 AM Always amusing, Dan S de Merengue. But this is classic, in its way. >>With over 200.....
» 25/05/2010 6:28:08 AM Don't change the subject, Arjay >>OK.Pericles start debunking the the science of fr.....
» 24/05/2010 7:48:16 PM I am in awe of your ability to ignore anything that you don't want to hear, Boaz. >>.....
» 24/05/2010 7:29:12 PM I'm sure we've had this conversation before, Arjay. >>So place your bets.I spoke to.....
» 24/05/2010 4:49:35 PM That was... a little odd, Boaz, to say the least. But it did remind me of something... no.....
» 24/05/2010 1:19:42 PM Sorry Phil. It's not you, it's me. But when I saw the headline... "Goldie Hawn co.....
» 24/05/2010 12:45:35 PM Moving along even faster. What fun. We seem to have boiled it down to "does the fact.....
» 24/05/2010 11:23:39 AM I am sorry that conspiracy theorists cause you distress, davidf. My own view is that they.....
» 24/05/2010 10:08:56 AM I'm always delighted to set you straight on these matters, Boaz. It is a bit unfortunate f.....
» 23/05/2010 1:29:34 PM Let's dig a little deeper, shall we Boaz? >>Aah...Pericles..I see it now. Err..that.....
» 23/05/2010 12:39:14 PM Well, this discussion has moved along at a good clip. Akermanis says "it's ok to be .....
» 21/05/2010 8:34:19 PM I call it as I see it, stevenlmeyer. >>Your refusal to acknowledge that Muslims are.....
» 21/05/2010 3:44:08 PM I'm not sure you can have it both ways, Boaz and stevenlmeyer, however much you would like.....
» 21/05/2010 2:23:29 PM What is really interesting is the way we can envisage the future only in terms of what we .....
» 21/05/2010 1:16:22 PM I am seriously in awe of your sophisticated debating techniques, Dan S de Merengue. One .....
» 21/05/2010 11:46:38 AM Thanks CJ. >>if the cardholder conducts an EFTPOS transaction and selects "Cre.....
» 21/05/2010 10:01:14 AM I may need a little education on this one Polly Flinders. Forgive my ignorance. I'm one o.....
» 21/05/2010 9:53:23 AM Just putting things into perspective for you, Boaz. >>I see Pericles in his balance.....
» 21/05/2010 9:31:56 AM We've had this discussions so many times before, Boaz. And therefore I know ahead of time .....
» 21/05/2010 9:12:13 AM I am not a Labour supporter, and I have been distinctly unimpressed by Mr Campbell's perfo.....
» 21/05/2010 9:04:35 AM Still stirring the pot, I see, Boaz. But it's as important as ever that you pay attention.....
» 20/05/2010 3:43:13 PM Hadn't realized you had been quite so busy, Boaz. >>Let me pose a question to you.......
» 20/05/2010 3:03:45 PM Up to the old tricks, I see ALGOREisRICH. Didn't take long, did it? >>[Angela Mason.....
» 20/05/2010 2:21:00 PM Thought it might be about race, ALGOREisRICH. Not at all about "the whole UK electi.....
» 20/05/2010 12:14:31 PM It's a bit unfair to bag the author too much. After all, she is clearly very young, and ha.....
» 20/05/2010 11:26:22 AM Let it also be whispered, Melinda, you are also "conforming to the script" with .....
» 20/05/2010 9:42:57 AM Sorry to hear that Parser. >>"Error 403 - Forbidden You tried to access a docu.....
» 20/05/2010 9:19:02 AM I haven't quite figured out why you have asked this question, ALGOREisRICH, but for the mo.....
» 20/05/2010 8:22:45 AM Which insult was that, rpg? >>Just a quick question for Loxton - how does your insu.....
» 19/05/2010 4:40:35 PM Hmmm. Very persuasive, daggett. No wonder I didn't go near it back then when you posted it.....
» 19/05/2010 3:46:30 PM Oh, and many many thanks to Proxy, for his - somewhat predictable - regurgitation of the f.....
» 19/05/2010 3:33:26 PM There's a problem with latching onto random soundbites without actually giving any thought.....
» 19/05/2010 2:39:55 PM Fascinating proposition, Mr Holden. But forgive me for pointing out that it is one that .....
» 19/05/2010 9:37:34 AM Possibly not. >>Perhaps examinator is right and that for many; this forum is just a.....
» 19/05/2010 9:24:14 AM I wouldn't get too worried, Proxy >>Intelligence sources confirm that at least thre.....
» 19/05/2010 8:45:32 AM Y'see? >>As the disease called humankind departs the rest of nature will gradually .....
» 18/05/2010 6:46:40 PM I'm rather inclined to the david f view on this, Arjay. >>Pericles,the invitation t.....
» 18/05/2010 6:33:57 PM daggett, you are flogging the proverbial dead horse. >>guess it's instructive that .....
» 18/05/2010 6:16:32 PM Urgent fact-checking required, Philo. >>Whereas the name Jesus is not used in weste.....
» 18/05/2010 2:20:02 PM One thing's for sure, you're forever entertaining, daggett. I just had to look it up, and.....
» 18/05/2010 10:56:22 AM I think you may need to brush up on your definition of "forbidden", Proxy. >.....
» 18/05/2010 10:10:38 AM Your cut 'n' paste approach to life sometimes becomes immensely tedious, daggett. >>.....
» 18/05/2010 9:27:45 AM This is a timely and cogent piece, describing both the social and fiscal flaws in the Euro.....
» 17/05/2010 6:00:59 PM I think you'll find the entire "arrival" was staged, traveloz, she seemed to me .....
» 17/05/2010 5:54:49 PM I would be interested to know more about the circumstances, R0bert. The part that jumped .....
» 17/05/2010 5:45:41 PM You are really working hard on this one, aren't you Proxy >>Do you not think it is .....
» 17/05/2010 4:40:57 PM Ah, but would you have stopped her, Foxy? >>if she had been my daughter would I hav.....
» 17/05/2010 1:59:09 PM Proxy, don't you know that 9/11 was a CIA/Mossad joint venture, and nothing whatsoever to .....
» 17/05/2010 1:29:33 PM Arjay, some days you are pure delight. >>The ex President of Italy Cossiga wants a .....
» 17/05/2010 12:57:31 PM Indeed. >>Another "Whack a mozzi" post from Proxy<< Sadly, they ar.....
» 17/05/2010 12:50:52 PM I'm not sure that is the case, Hasbeen. >>Waste & incompetence by a company costs n.....
» 16/05/2010 11:03:24 PM That's two neat sidesteps, Peter Hume. Much more and it could be described as dancing. &g.....
» 15/05/2010 6:46:08 PM Sophistry, daggett? That's a crack-up. >>I will have to attend to Pericles' sophist.....
» 15/05/2010 4:11:55 PM A nice pretend-huff, Peter Hume, so that you can avoid addressing the point, as usual. &g.....
» 14/05/2010 4:26:16 PM You might need to o