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» 13/06/2016 9:09:38 PM In answer to the question Is heritage going too far? I cannot comment much on the Qld situ.....
» 12/05/2016 9:27:37 PM Oh Big Nana and Old Man you had it easy! When I were a lad we lived in a brown paper bag .....
» 29/07/2015 8:30:56 PM "I find the level of negative comments on here somewhat concerning." You're obv.....
» 23/07/2015 12:31:07 AM This forum is full of private school apologists. The question that needs to be asked is if.....
» 11/02/2015 8:21:32 PM These funding cutbacks to disability advocacy groups have to be seen in the context of the.....
» 30/10/2014 6:50:30 PM There are large future risks in retaining stocks linked to fossil fuels, particularly coal.....
» 2/10/2014 3:15:51 PM I agree with article for the following reasons: - the government's RET review was fundamen.....
» 8/05/2014 9:01:24 PM "Most of the built form we know as our cities of today was built before complex town .....
» 19/03/2014 9:55:16 PM Bolt can give offence so why can't he stand being at the receiving end? I am truly sorry h.....
» 20/10/2013 1:45:50 PM Pilger's observation re the generally poor quality of Hollywood movies is correct, with re.....
» 15/08/2013 12:01:14 PM First, please post a link to Blainey's article as I would like to read it for myself. The.....
» 15/08/2013 8:34:58 AM The recent Guardian article "How prevalent is online abuse" has some UK figures .....
» 7/08/2013 12:38:43 PM A thoughtful article. Democracy should be able to evolve and improve in Australia. MPs sho.....
» 16/07/2013 2:55:19 PM Sorry, forgot link in last post to Bureau of Meteorology - see below http://www.bom.gov.a.....
» 16/07/2013 2:52:54 PM Yes, maybe we should listen to the weather people. 2012 was the 9th warmest year on record.....
» 12/06/2013 2:08:41 PM It's become clear that live animal export and animal welfare don't mix. If you go back to .....
» 14/05/2013 9:07:37 AM The formation of electable (partially democratic) local government in the City of Sydney a.....
» 3/05/2013 12:21:47 PM The most expensive school to run in NSW is the Glenfield Special schools - a public school.....
» 22/03/2013 6:19:40 PM The new "compact" SMH is a work in progress: hopefully it will change (for the b.....
» 23/01/2013 9:25:41 AM Well said, yuyutsu. "Conscription is immoral, it is unjust, it is a violation of huma.....
» 12/12/2012 9:38:08 PM imajulianutta said "Now Ranald Amusden did a motor driven west east traverse against .....
» 4/12/2012 6:18:30 PM This Qld legislation was written up in an SMH opinion piece as follows: "In an extrao.....
» 4/12/2012 10:14:32 AM Can people please stop bagging Rachel Carson and repeating chemical industry propaganda an.....
» 19/11/2012 8:44:11 PM Shockadelic, neither communist China nor Soviet Russia count as secular societies - and ce.....
» 19/11/2012 4:17:49 PM It might be nice to just try - really try - having a truly secular society. This would mea.....
» 12/02/2012 10:14:37 AM Bolt was just plain wrong. There is no issue of "rights of expression." To infor.....
» 12/02/2012 7:23:11 AM The reasons for the downgrade of Australia's ranking put in the article do not seem adequa.....
» 25/12/2011 10:45:11 AM Adelaide is not the only Australian city suffering internal out-migration exceeding intern.....
» 23/12/2011 9:59:45 PM I went to WomAdelaide in 2010, the first time I had visited Adelaide since the 1980s. I ha.....
» 18/08/2011 10:38:47 PM So whatever happened to the helicopter parents everyone was complaining about so recently?.....
» 4/05/2011 8:42:12 AM In NSW the primary school curriculum includes "comparative religion" (though I'm.....
» 25/04/2011 9:38:57 AM Yes Leslie, I want Australia to have more public holidays, like Singapore: lets all have d.....
» 13/04/2011 8:11:13 PM Another thing about Singapore is that there is no support for disabled children in the edu.....
» 30/03/2011 7:21:26 PM NSW Labor has had an influence on Federal Labor - hence the outcome of the last Federal el.....
» 13/03/2011 8:55:46 PM Kevin Rudd had negotiated an ETS with the Coalition under Malcolm Turnbull: then the coali.....
» 10/03/2011 9:52:05 PM There is no need to define atmospheric carbon pollution - you can look up a dictionary. On.....
» 10/03/2011 5:17:17 PM I wholeheartedly agree with this article: the current system of disability "support&q.....
» 9/03/2011 10:59:25 PM The case has upheld an important legal point: that victim's compensation should be reserve.....
» 7/03/2011 7:41:32 AM Meanwhile, Abbott's proposed carbon reduction policy is not market-based and will cost the.....
» 4/03/2011 10:17:07 PM I disagree completely with this article, with regard to its whinging about Oakeshott and W.....
» 1/03/2011 10:15:36 PM I heard a discussion about this on ABC Radio today and they said the new disability suppor.....
» 26/02/2011 5:31:58 PM If multiculturalism means that within the laws and rules of our society (for example ackno.....
» 25/02/2011 6:24:21 AM Individual, By implying that those who don't work in trades or private enterprise are not .....
» 24/02/2011 8:39:54 PM Graduates in Australia won't revolt, as 1) we live in a democracy, not an autocratic dict.....
» 22/02/2011 4:30:05 PM The delayed delivery of the Waratah trains reflects badly on the NSW government who agreed.....
» 22/02/2011 4:16:56 PM Vanna You said "In fact, the teacher will most likely ask for a payrise for doing th.....
» 20/02/2011 2:23:44 PM How about governments (both state and federal) just dump the current inequitable funding a.....
» 15/02/2011 10:19:25 PM What is the reason for all the verballing against teachers on here? Is it because teacher.....
» 8/02/2011 9:24:07 PM Vanna, A friend who is a teacher at a public boy's high school in Sydney, often praises h.....
» 7/02/2011 8:43:53 PM Vanna I was referring to children with mental disabilities such as autism (sorry I should .....
» 7/02/2011 3:47:55 PM I think ChrisC addressed most of what longweekend58 had to say, however I'll have a go any.....
» 4/02/2011 9:26:25 PM I think the article pays way too much attention to what Janet Albrechtson (a well known Jo.....
» 25/11/2010 9:23:48 PM The article was about visual arts and music in schools, not Arts degrees at universities (.....
» 18/09/2010 9:44:48 PM Otokonoko, NAME the public school that has all these facilities, including the rowing shed.....
» 13/09/2010 11:42:33 PM A history lesson: Richard Bourke, Governor of the NSW Colony 1831-1836, apart from introdu.....
» 10/08/2010 11:00:45 PM Interesting article - however on the matter of young people just falling into de facto rel.....
» 10/08/2010 10:37:28 PM Getting back to the article...It states "comprehensive state high schools have become.....
» 7/08/2010 3:33:24 PM Hmm, a whole pile of posts, links to Wikipedia a slew of Bible references (thanks AlGore) .....
» 7/06/2010 3:14:30 PM We wanted change, we were promised change: instead we got Howard-lite. I didn't support th.....
» 1/06/2010 11:21:47 PM This is the wrong question. We should be asking instead why is there a blockade of Gaza, w.....
» 1/06/2010 9:47:51 PM "PS What is the status of those Australian's who undertook to deliberately, knowingly.....
» 29/05/2010 5:19:22 PM You are not allowed to wear high-heeled shoes on construction sites or into Railcorp work .....
» 23/05/2010 12:05:10 AM Some people still don't seem to get it: the Pill PREVENTS abortions. If you prevent pregna.....
» 20/05/2010 9:42:46 PM The Pill didn't "promise" anything, it simply made choice possible - it certainl.....
» 19/05/2010 10:43:19 PM Planning has already started to take into account the risks of sea level rise. With the NS.....
» 2/03/2010 11:22:12 PM A good article, lost on many. Sometimes I think that this phoenomenon should have been nam.....
» 1/03/2010 11:10:57 PM Yes Australian history didn't start with Federation - it started 50,000 or so years ago wi.....
» 25/02/2010 11:08:37 PM Not sure how this topic attracted such a bunch of reactionaries. Aboriginal people requir.....
» 25/02/2010 10:42:01 PM Australia's Irish, Scottish and Chinese heritage is just as relevant to our history as the.....
» 25/02/2010 9:27:32 PM It is unconscionable for a church to be closing Kingsdene while lashing out on luxury faci.....
» 25/02/2010 9:24:08 PM It is unconscionable for a church to be closing Kingsdene while lashing out on luxury faci.....
» 12/02/2010 6:21:37 PM Vanna,I agree the differences in educational acheivement at the end of high school between.....
» 30/01/2010 3:42:39 PM The Myschools website mostly informs people of the blindingly obvious: that schools in hig.....
» 14/01/2010 11:03:24 PM Thanks all, this has been an interesting discussion. I would agree that OLO has always bee.....
» 13/01/2010 7:53:30 PM I don't agree with Internet censorship in the name of protecting children. Sensible parent.....
» 12/01/2010 11:42:15 PM I've been too busy getting on with my real life and I haven't been posting on OLO much lat.....
» 6/01/2010 9:52:14 PM According to Bishop Brian Frumpley, the editor, of "Christianity Today" a survey.....
» 7/11/2009 11:15:14 PM GrahamY, you said "I do have a classical liberal philosophical point of view, and par.....
» 13/07/2009 7:57:33 AM vanna complains that Danielle pays close attention to appearance when she says "This .....
» 12/07/2009 11:57:31 AM Vanna asks "So, how does an academic feminist classify someone as being a man or a wo.....
» 10/07/2009 4:24:00 PM Interesting post on the documentary here, the comments help to flesh out the dispute: http.....
» 22/06/2009 10:54:30 PM Started to read this, but didn't get much further than "However, in recent years coun.....
» 20/05/2009 9:57:54 PM Hasbeen, you're fast turning into the biggest troll in this forum (no small achievement I .....
» 2/05/2009 11:19:58 PM Too right Sancho. All those self-hating pro-eggplanters make me sick. Pretty soon they'll .....
» 9/04/2009 11:25:51 PM Having skimmed both Dawkins and Hitchens, I can say as an agnostic that I'm not much impre.....
» 6/04/2009 12:27:24 AM Thanks Glorfindel, I hadn't come across the Wesleyan Quadrilateral before and it seems a u.....
» 4/04/2009 8:07:43 PM I'm inclined to agree with you Waterboy, but I guess my view is that Liberalism, per se, w.....
» 1/04/2009 7:53:53 AM AdamD, you're absolutely correct, Hitler was definitely not a true Scotsman. Still no com.....
» 30/03/2009 5:48:51 PM Several posters have asked what the "point" of Sells' article is. Granted, its a.....
» 25/03/2009 9:37:25 PM Maybe its just me, but I find this whole saga a bit Shakespearian. You know the drill, her.....
» 20/01/2009 10:21:50 PM Stripped of its freight of rhetoric and emotion, this article boils down to "If there.....
» 10/01/2009 5:07:02 PM Meredith you say "So you lied to prove your point? You can't defend it.. especially w.....
» 10/01/2009 10:07:09 AM Meredith, Bren Carlill's point is that the media is biased against Israel. He says that fo.....
» 9/01/2009 9:47:00 AM Numbers, numbers, numbers. "5.4 million people have been killed in Congo ... 100,000 .....
» 1/01/2009 10:54:28 PM Gibo, your estimation of my age suggests you have no gift of prophecy. My wife had a good .....
» 31/12/2008 5:21:42 PM Gibo says "Christians all through history have done battle with demon powers, actuall.....
» 29/12/2008 7:39:19 PM I'm not sure why anyone needs to give up their name. My wife kept her own name and I kept .....
» 27/12/2008 3:07:37 PM Some years ago I took an evening walk from a bush campsite to a beach with a good friend (.....
» 17/12/2008 8:13:43 PM Well, gol darnitt I'd says summat but they dun took the words out of me mouf......
» 15/12/2008 8:26:05 PM Belly, as a parent I believe its always my fault. For good or ill, my child is my responsi.....
» 13/12/2008 8:33:53 PM Gibo, I note you've quoted (apparently with approval) the "Witchcraft" section o.....
» 7/12/2008 10:18:12 AM Pelican addresses "those of you arguing that it is healthy for young children to watc.....
» 6/12/2008 7:12:16 PM Romany, the article isn't confusing, so much as selective with its facts. One piece of har.....
» 26/11/2008 8:14:51 PM Yes, that's right. Blame the demise of the Religion Report on postmodernists, cultural the.....
» 24/11/2008 6:43:43 PM Seems that my point has been proved. Polycarp has obviously suffered some kind of brain ex.....
» 23/11/2008 5:02:48 PM Polycarp you have now made Nazi analogies twice on this thread. I therefore invoke Godwin'.....
» 22/11/2008 5:30:18 PM Polycarp I'm afraid you've crammed so many logical fallacies into your post its hard to kn.....
» 22/11/2008 11:22:58 AM Hmm, Polycarp says: "PROTEST TIME. The Myer foundation is supporting/funding an Is.....
» 20/11/2008 7:51:26 PM I rather enjoyed Brian's tongue-in-cheek article. Australia and the South Pacific have bee.....
» 17/11/2008 9:33:33 PM runner, I still remember the Roman History courses I took at Macquarie University under th.....
» 17/11/2008 6:47:33 PM undidly said: "Sex is naughty and nothing at all to do with families. What? Are you s.....
» 7/11/2008 10:50:16 AM Complaining about the complainers in the Cultural Left because they complain too much? The.....
» 17/10/2008 6:12:24 PM I agree Romany, but sadly current politics is so caught up in spin that there is simply no.....
» 5/10/2008 10:47:38 PM Ah yes Palimpsest, the "anonymous youth worker" (called Greg Andrews actually), .....
» 5/10/2008 3:09:05 PM I'm afraid Palimpsest that you'll have to back up your claims, because: (a) There is no &.....
» 3/10/2008 12:09:03 AM Re the Tumut comparison - there are large eucalyptus plantations in the Tumut area (the mi.....
» 20/09/2008 9:30:17 PM Can't say I think much of the direction this thread has taken. If people can't put argumen.....
» 18/09/2008 10:19:39 AM Are Socialist Alternative seditious? I think a bit of context would be useful here. Social.....
» 14/09/2008 9:20:04 PM HRS says that "when certain female celebrities had babies, the abortion rate in parts.....
» 14/09/2008 11:48:10 AM More good analysis may be found in the Victorian Law Reform Commission report that precede.....
» 12/09/2008 5:48:37 PM Abortion stats are hard to come by, but this document suggests about 70,000 abortions are .....
» 4/09/2008 11:39:45 AM So, no one commenting on this thread has seen fit to engage with the central point of the .....
» 4/08/2008 10:53:20 PM I recently went to see a marvelous exhibition of bark paintings from Arnhem Land at Sydney.....
» 6/06/2008 10:59:54 PM Some thoughts on exploitation (commercial and otherwise). You might want to rate the follo.....
» 6/06/2008 7:58:11 PM Seems to me that Hetty Johnson makes a number of arguments that are worth debating. (1) &.....
» 29/05/2008 12:49:31 AM Vanilla, thanks for your kind words. I am bemused by the notion that all this fuss is abo.....
» 26/05/2008 10:11:50 PM A bit late, but I'll take up Mr Right's challenge. As the parent of an 11-year-old girl, w.....
» 13/04/2008 3:55:52 PM Oh how foolish of me Paul.L. If only I'd realised that Suskind was LEFT-WING. Of course, t.....
» 11/04/2008 10:29:00 PM Imagine that. An entire article on the challenges of the future and not a word on oil, whi.....
» 6/04/2008 11:18:03 PM JamesH, I think you'd be better linking to serious news sites if you want to be taken seri.....
» 4/04/2008 12:51:13 PM JamesH, I presume when you refer to a hoax Palestinian ambulance, you're referring to this.....
» 29/03/2008 8:42:47 AM Ho Hum, it is interesting to note that Gerardus Mercator was charged with heresy by the Ca.....
» 15/03/2008 11:57:29 AM Keiran, I had a search on the NASA website for Antarctic ice-sheet data. I found this: h.....
» 10/03/2008 9:04:53 PM (1) I followed your link Fester, and what did I find? That there is a rental crisis in the.....
» 8/03/2008 4:33:53 PM Rant, Fester? Well, perhaps... If the "supply of housing is now at crisis point".....
» 6/03/2008 9:47:39 PM I'm afraid Fester that we'll have to disagree on this. In case you hadn't noticed, local g.....
» 6/03/2008 3:10:48 PM Couldn't agree more Ho Hum, except that this piece is execrable even by IPA standards. Th.....
» 26/02/2008 7:25:31 PM There are two Alice Springs, one white and one black, that don't have much in common. Inte.....
» 25/02/2008 7:20:13 PM The study finding that “high pornography consumption added significantly to the prediction.....
» 20/02/2008 10:14:08 PM OK, I'll have a go at Tristan Ewins' questions (mainly because they're more interesting th.....
» 18/02/2008 6:59:42 PM willy says "John Spender is obviously an ALP commentator". I'd suggest you refra.....
» 14/02/2008 11:51:33 AM Thanks ALB for the link to http://www.whitc.info/ . Haven't had as good a laugh for ages. .....
» 11/02/2008 10:31:21 PM Faustino, I think you greatly overestimate Windschuttle's credibility on Aboriginal issues.....
» 29/01/2008 9:59:00 PM Jim, I think you make a good point particularly in relation to computer hardware developme.....
» 25/01/2008 12:05:14 AM Oh dear Jim, surely you're joking? You complain of "ideological carryings-on", w.....
» 23/01/2008 10:56:23 PM I presume then, James, that you're conceding that copyright is not the "perfect model.....
» 22/01/2008 8:52:44 PM James Franklin says, "I’d suggest intellectual property as the perfect model of socia.....
» 19/01/2008 8:28:28 PM HRS says, "I'm still waiting for Audrey Apple to take the banner "Boys are made .....
» 22/12/2007 2:22:02 PM I think a lot of the folks on this thread are barking up the wrong tree. Gray isn't a Chri.....
» 17/12/2007 9:20:58 PM Col Rouge, I think you fundamentally mis-state the nature of Libertarianism. If you genuin.....
» 15/12/2007 11:55:09 AM I'm afraid, redneck that your memory is faulty. The only time the Aussie dollar dipped bel.....
» 29/11/2007 2:46:55 PM George and Forrest, have a look at the ABC elections site here http://www.abc.net.au/elect.....
» 28/11/2007 7:39:28 PM Thanks TRTL, you've nicely summed up the issues. HRS, I really have nothing further to ad.....
» 28/11/2007 12:05:57 PM My apologies Dozer, I didn't read your posts properly. That said, I don't believe US stat.....
» 27/11/2007 8:47:20 PM Oh dear, runner. And you call yourself a Christian?.....
» 27/11/2007 6:40:46 PM This thread appears to be going in circles. Dozer, if you look at my earlier posts you wi.....
» 27/11/2007 6:29:14 PM Why the Ruddslide? In a word, Workchoices. Leon disingenuously suggests that Workchoices .....
» 23/11/2007 3:27:51 PM I've just finished reading "Vietnam: Australia's War" by Paul Ham, an excellent .....
» 22/11/2007 10:49:44 PM I saw Philip Ruddock on Lateline. He said he'd been told that 3 Liberal Party members had .....
» 21/11/2007 7:58:39 PM HRS, you ask "what percentage of men in Australia carry out murder each year?" I.....
» 20/11/2007 10:23:46 PM Thanks R0bert for the links, and for your commonsense approach. I'm not sure about http://.....
» 19/11/2007 8:37:11 PM Sam said, you're welcome to judge my posts however you wish, it doesn't offend me. Debate .....
» 18/11/2007 10:49:08 PM HRS said "The survey is no longer available on the web, and it is normal for any type.....
» 17/11/2007 7:15:33 PM HRS, you refer to "a more scientific study conducted in a US college", but I not.....
» 16/11/2007 8:58:32 PM I'm not sure what I'd call China's current system, but it's not socialism. The closest par.....
» 15/11/2007 2:24:57 PM Re stats on sexual assault by age 18, you might want to have a look here: http://www.aifs......
» 14/11/2007 10:48:11 PM This thread is full of prejudice against public schools and public school teachers. There .....
» 10/11/2007 11:35:54 PM Oh dear Plerdsus, I think you're stretching the truth a bit here. As a Commonwealth citize.....
» 9/11/2007 11:14:26 AM Couldn't agree more Tinman. I travelled to the UK in 1996 and on arrival at Gatwick I join.....
» 8/11/2007 12:31:00 PM Like Leslie I have little "choice" about where to send my daughter, though for d.....
» 6/11/2007 8:42:20 PM Redneck, I hate to be a pedant (well, truthfully I actually enjoy it) but my post said I w.....
» 5/11/2007 8:57:39 PM I am afraid, Redneck, that you're miquoting me. I wrote specifically "poor impulse co.....
» 4/11/2007 12:47:02 PM Blimey Redneck, that's a good story. I didn't know whether to laugh or cry. I have a sist.....
» 26/10/2007 4:30:09 PM I have tried, and failed, to read Ayn Rand several times. Every time her turgid prose, ply.....
» 15/10/2007 10:26:10 PM Bushbred and Ludwig, I appreciate your disillusionment with the compulsory preferential sy.....
» 12/10/2007 12:15:33 PM Amen to that BOAZ_David. Or in the immortal words of Mark Twain: "It is better to k.....
» 5/10/2007 3:58:24 PM The nub of the issue is Jeremy's contention that "whenever healthcare is “free” (or n.....
» 1/10/2007 7:12:18 PM Sells, I will try to confine my comments to a few specific areas, your article is far too .....
» 25/09/2007 11:11:02 PM I'm not sure of the utility of a "user pays" system for nursing home care. As I .....
» 20/09/2007 11:12:40 PM Imagine that. An entire article on the WTO and not a single mention of the stalled Doha Ro.....
» 20/09/2007 11:12:24 PM Imagine that. An entire article on the WTO and not a single mention of the stalled Doha Ro.....
» 14/09/2007 5:54:43 PM I have a friend who is currently undergoing a crisis of faith and she has become unsure of.....
» 11/09/2007 10:44:06 PM Ginx said "whilst everyone is entitled to a point of view, I think it unfortunate tha.....
» 9/09/2007 3:14:40 PM Hmm, looks like we don't need the Chaser team to make the NSW police look incompetent, the.....
» 9/09/2007 12:02:46 AM Reading this whole sorry thread has reminded me of why I no longer bother posting on threa.....
» 8/09/2007 1:18:19 PM Bazz, I wasn't aware that Sydney was a "place like Iraq". If you're seriously .....
» 7/09/2007 7:00:53 PM Sorry Communicat, but you and your friends would appear to be in a small minority. The Her.....
» 7/09/2007 11:13:49 AM The police only noticed there was a problem when Chas got out of his car outside the Inter.....
» 5/09/2007 10:41:09 PM This is an important issue, but I'm a little disappointed with some of the misconceptions .....
» 31/08/2007 11:23:01 PM Interesting to note that Bishop (retired) Geoffrey Robinson has just published a book call.....
» 30/08/2007 5:29:19 PM Cardine, as you clearly don't understand what goes on in a library, I will try and explain.....
» 29/08/2007 3:58:05 PM I do some contract work at one of Australia's most prestigious libraries. The cataloguing .....
» 28/08/2007 10:46:16 PM I'm a bit dubious about this whole Terra Nullius thing. The concept seems to have been thr.....
» 15/08/2007 9:01:22 PM Touched a raw nerve there, have I Col? Can't say I've ever used any of those epithets in c.....
» 14/08/2007 9:39:45 PM Thanks Col Rouge (or Col. Blimp?) for your marvelous post. You have thoughtfully reminded .....
» 10/08/2007 11:15:03 PM Yeah, thanks all the same Admiral, but if I want some Liberal Party propaganda I'll just t.....
» 8/08/2007 10:38:30 PM Stickman says "The exodus of ABC staffers into Labor preselection is hardly an advert.....
» 5/08/2007 11:07:14 PM Just saw your post, Ross, which I can't leave unanswered. Spice Girls at No. 1 for 7 weeks.....
» 5/08/2007 10:38:12 PM Ah Ross. Nice to see you haven't lost the fire in the belly. Though it's more like Grumpy .....
» 3/08/2007 11:22:49 PM A few years ago TISM released a song about popular music called Garbage moaning that kids .....
» 29/07/2007 1:43:13 PM Oh dear, Admiral. Perhaps I'm more skeptical than you, but I'm always suspicious of quotes.....
» 28/07/2007 10:19:19 PM So, Admiral von Schneider, Costello is now blaming the states for interest rates? When ra.....
» 28/07/2007 12:32:51 PM So let me get this straight. In 2004 John Howard asked "Who do you trust to keep inte.....
» 23/07/2007 8:35:01 PM Go get 'em runner!! All those deviated preverts are obviously maliciously spreading their .....
» 22/07/2007 7:13:52 PM Paulo says "Peetz worked as a senior advisor to Hawke and Keating ministers Preston w.....
» 21/07/2007 5:23:33 PM A link to the full paper may be found here http://www.business.vic.gov.au/busvicwr/_assets.....
» 14/07/2007 10:03:39 AM Call me naive, but I consider it a possibility that Howard is genuinely concerned about in.....
» 11/07/2007 11:31:10 PM Oliver says "Johnj refers to another crossing 8,000 BP". I'm sorry Oliver, but t.....
» 10/07/2007 9:15:44 PM Have a look at this abstract http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/104/21/8726 Mitochon.....
» 8/07/2007 1:57:48 PM Oliver and Romany, I can't disagree with the criticisms of Hofstede, but I'm not aware of .....
» 7/07/2007 2:08:17 PM Benjamin, I note that your embrace of "Western Christian values" doesn't include.....
» 7/07/2007 1:38:28 PM Romany, my apologies if I was being opaque. Have a look at Hofstede's analysis, a bit of e.....
» 6/07/2007 5:17:34 PM It seems to me that "democracy" is shorthand for a whole range of processes, rig.....
» 26/06/2007 6:14:21 PM Michael Baume criticises "unions attempting to justify their spending of multi-millio.....
» 25/06/2007 9:57:50 PM Dinners says "I personally don't see how .... how sea levels are supposed to rise to .....
» 24/06/2007 11:37:24 AM I note that this thread seems to have generated more heat than light. A pity, as this is a.....
» 22/06/2007 7:20:17 PM Fascinating that the federal govt decided to buy into this one. Julie Bishop's press relea.....
» 21/06/2007 8:47:20 PM All this talk about transplants reminds me of the late Jim Cameron. Jim was in the NSW Par.....
» 19/06/2007 10:47:20 PM Nick, I apologise if my puny brain cannot encompass the majesty of your argument. I can c.....
» 17/06/2007 9:58:54 PM Benjamin, if you're going to set up a strawman argument about relativism, the least you ca.....
» 14/06/2007 6:35:18 PM Regarding the substance of the article, I feel that the has law-and-order approach has bee.....
» 10/06/2007 8:58:49 PM I suspect Benjamin is just having a lend of us. For example he says "I believe the de.....
» 6/06/2007 10:16:32 PM Damn right Runner. Those deviated preverts need to be stopped from spreading their filthy .....
» 4/06/2007 10:18:38 PM I heard Ayaan Hirsi Ali on the radio this morning, an extended interview of nearly an hour.....
» 30/05/2007 12:44:56 AM I am still rather dubious about this whole Rachel Carson/DDT/Malaria thing. I did a bit mo.....
» 28/05/2007 9:34:58 PM Oh dear. I suppose we can be thankful that Jennifer didn't run the "Rachel Carson kil.....
» 25/05/2007 6:41:18 PM I thought we'd heard the last of the lugubrious Kevin Donnelly and his asinine views. But .....
» 25/05/2007 9:59:48 AM Rhian, have a look at this paper http://econrsss.anu.edu.au/~aleigh/pdf/TopIncomesAustrali.....
» 23/05/2007 8:54:24 PM Despite a vast increase in wealth and consumption, according to the 2007 Year Book Austral.....
» 22/05/2007 10:59:40 PM The budget was absolutely woeful. Bribes handed out to all and sundry, but indigenous heal.....
» 22/05/2007 10:44:40 PM Having been to Singapore I can agree that transport works well there. I don't know that to.....
» 18/05/2007 6:03:20 PM Plerdsus asks "What galaxy are you people coming from?" Umm, that'd be the ACILT.....
» 17/05/2007 10:15:13 PM So Runner, you don't object to being treated like a criminal whenever you visit an airport.....
» 17/05/2007 8:45:46 PM My last trip from Alice Springs started with my daughter having a tantrum over having to p.....
» 15/05/2007 9:53:16 PM I moaned about the quality of talkback radio to a friend who had recently spent two years .....
» 10/05/2007 11:03:02 PM Bill Heffernan is probably the stupidest politician in federal parliament (no mean feat). .....
» 8/05/2007 6:49:03 PM The ultimate umpire in these matters is the Australian Broadcasting Authority, toothless t.....
» 7/05/2007 11:52:21 PM For once I can agree with most of the posts on this thread. I came up with a very similar .....
» 6/05/2007 12:50:00 AM Shorbe, I mostly find that it's not the time I spend at 60km/h that slows down my commute .....
» 4/05/2007 5:45:46 PM I recently discovered a transcript of a meeting from Sussex Street that sheds light on the.....
» 4/05/2007 2:14:30 PM A few quibbles with the article. First "Sydney’s freeway and orbital motorway network.....
» 1/05/2007 9:59:19 PM I'm going to go against the trend here, and agree with my old mate BOAZ_David (to an exten.....
» 29/04/2007 12:58:06 AM "My feeling is that the sanctimonious one here might just be the same person who fail.....
» 28/04/2007 4:18:44 PM What a sanctimonious load of claptrap this thread has turned into. For example. "lazy.....
» 24/04/2007 11:48:05 PM Just recently in the course of my work I have been researching the lives of some WWI digge.....
» 18/04/2007 1:18:24 AM Forrest, it is inevitable that this thread won't generate any discussion. After all, there.....
» 17/04/2007 11:54:02 PM Liam, "IMHO, the greenest product is the one you don't buy, ie. reuse repair reconsid.....
» 13/04/2007 7:22:17 PM Ah Keith, as a student of history you obviously need to be reminded of the 22% interest ra.....
» 13/04/2007 11:32:12 AM Liam, not everyone liked Greenpeace's methodology. Have a look here http://www.businesswee.....
» 12/04/2007 12:24:48 PM All too true, but don't expect too much help from vendors. Microsoft are about to make all.....
» 12/04/2007 11:58:56 AM James Massola's article has triggered an interesting response here http://www.lowendmac.co.....
» 12/04/2007 12:02:31 AM I am currently typing this on an 8-year-old laptop, connected wirelessly (802.11G) to my r.....
» 4/04/2007 11:59:54 PM Keith, "Really is Shakespeare dead? Not in my house he isn't." I nearly choked o.....
» 4/04/2007 8:13:05 PM You can never be too rich, or too thin... or have too much bandwidth......
» 3/04/2007 9:27:19 PM It's pretty clear Captain Oats that you're not Captain Oates. Unless of course you've been.....
» 3/04/2007 1:04:08 AM BOAZ_David, I posed my questions seriously. I guess I'll have to turn the sarcasm level do.....
» 1/04/2007 11:13:14 PM BOAZ_David, a few questions: What sort of ENDURING VALUES do you expect state schools to .....
» 31/03/2007 9:44:49 PM Arjay, a few comments: "Luny" is normally spelt loony or occasionally looney (a.....
» 31/03/2007 12:54:27 AM I am a firm supporter of public education. I am also dubious of the mantra of "choice.....
» 23/03/2007 10:17:14 PM I'm afraid this thread seems rather to have gone off the rails. Can anyone find any inform.....
» 23/03/2007 9:37:51 PM The problems raised in the article are general societal problems. Is anyone really arguing.....
» 21/03/2007 9:28:52 PM JamesH, you raise an interesting point re dialysis. According to this article http://www.n.....
» 20/03/2007 10:00:42 PM Don't know why OLO publishes this sort of preposterous nonsense. Check here for a rundown.....
» 5/03/2007 8:47:17 PM It would seem that Richard Mulgan's point is amply proved. "Christian compassion for .....
» 4/03/2007 9:34:05 PM I am reminded of George Orwell's account of Salvation Army run lodging houses in "Dow.....
» 26/02/2007 10:17:16 PM Sydney is not a single property market and different parts are moving in different directi.....
» 26/02/2007 7:38:16 PM aqvarivs, you said the UN Oil for Food Program was "not, I repeat not, about any U.N......
» 24/02/2007 5:32:53 PM aqvarivs, you might do well to remember that the biggest violation of UN sanctions in Iraq.....
» 15/02/2007 12:42:12 PM Is is just me, oe does anyone else think the Australian print media and radio is overburde.....
» 11/02/2007 11:24:28 PM Bigmal, my original question was whether global warming was real (ie is the world getting .....
» 10/02/2007 10:01:45 PM Bigmal, I will ignore for the moment the fact that I actually asked for Australian science.....
» 9/02/2007 11:50:30 PM A numbere of folk have argued that there is no scientific consensus on global warning, or .....
» 9/02/2007 9:07:14 AM Faustino, while the Fraser Institute may be independent, it is hardly a values-free zone. .....
» 8/02/2007 10:47:17 PM Funny really, that an article complaining about hysteria and dogmatism among climate scien.....
» 4/02/2007 12:17:02 AM Crafty, you say, Ted? You complain that the articles I referred to were written in 2003 a.....
» 2/02/2007 12:39:11 PM According to Ted Lapkin "Argentine investigators also found ample evidence to indicat.....
» 31/01/2007 10:32:15 PM Further re the Argentine indictments. In the Washington Times it was claimed that "I.....
» 31/01/2007 10:08:05 PM Ted, TNT or ammonium nitrate? Most articles on the AMIA bombing say it was an ammonium ni.....
» 31/01/2007 9:14:09 PM People usually have more options than they think they have. People get mentally trapped .....
» 28/01/2007 2:07:30 PM Barista is being too modest, he should have posted a link to his own blog piece on the &qu.....
» 27/01/2007 11:37:15 PM Thank you Rainier, for injecting a little humour into this thread (not before time either).....
» 24/01/2007 7:19:29 PM You're on Arjay. If any independent candidate backed by the Merry Mufti scores more than 1.....
» 24/01/2007 6:41:14 PM I followed the link in the article and had a look at the press release on the ACMA website.....
» 22/01/2007 9:27:55 PM mik, I don't know who you're comparing Barrack Obama to, but here are a couple of classic .....
» 20/01/2007 11:02:11 PM Thank you aqvarivs, I followed your link and found it most interesting. Were you referrin.....
» 20/01/2007 12:28:01 AM Thanks to all those kind folk who said nice things about my last post. To all those who w.....
» 18/01/2007 10:11:48 PM A word of apology first. In my last post I misspelt misspelt. Pathetic really. Spendocrat.....
» 17/01/2007 8:13:00 PM EMBARRASSMENT FOR JOHNJ How embarrassing, I mispelt embarrassment. My apologies. Now I .....
» 17/01/2007 7:50:06 PM SHEIKH HILALY IS AN EMBARASSMENT TO AUSTRALIA Sheikh Taj al-Din al-Hilali went on an Egyp.....
» 5/01/2007 11:22:28 PM Sells, I take it you believe in bodily resurrection? Presumably that means at judgement da.....
» 3/01/2007 11:33:55 PM Environmentalists have been expressing concern for decades about our immigration levels, a.....
» 2/01/2007 11:31:30 PM Apologies for not replying earlier (been away on holidays). Firstly thank you Rainier for.....
» 21/12/2006 10:02:11 PM Paul of Melb, I can only agree with you about a lack of constructive suggestions. But what.....
» 20/12/2006 9:06:27 PM SMALL COUP IN CHILE. NOT MANY DEAD In the 1920s Claud Cockburn won an unofficial contest .....
» 19/12/2006 8:14:47 PM sharkfin, had you gone to the CIS website you might have noticed that Kirsten Storry has a.....
» 18/12/2006 7:44:13 PM To market, to market, to buy a fat pig,,,, Over the last 20 years Australian government.....
» 16/12/2006 10:33:36 PM Sells, I can agree with you on the Modernist Programme. Its been a material triumph, but a.....
» 14/12/2006 10:35:42 PM Peter Sellick fires his broadside at so many different targets it is difficult to know whe.....
» 10/12/2006 11:27:30 PM I thought that Peter made an interesting point (possibly unintended) by referring to a &qu.....
» 9/12/2006 10:22:36 PM Richard, my nonsense post served two purposes. Firstly to amuse myself and secondly to see.....
» 8/12/2006 10:02:15 AM Chad, the Protocols of the Elders of Zion have been repeatedly proved to be a hoax. Check .....
» 7/12/2006 8:18:05 PM Thank you Richard, for your lesson in TRUTH and FALSEHOOD. As a moral relativist I am happ.....
» 5/12/2006 8:14:34 PM My apologies dickie if my feeble attempts at humour offended. That said, I don't know the.....
» 4/12/2006 8:30:37 PM dickie, I'm afraid your German is as execrable as Perseus' comments. Scheiser if German fo.....
» 3/12/2006 5:26:03 PM Richard, having concluded your article with the quote from Baron Lawson of Blaby, I can on.....
» 2/12/2006 4:03:12 PM Richard, my apologies for falsely linking you with the Institute for Public Aaffairs. My o.....
» 1/12/2006 11:29:35 AM Perhaps Richard Castles might care to explain why his article is not "fundamentalism&.....
» 31/10/2006 8:43:01 PM For those interested in Steven E. Moore's qualities as a "political statistician".....
» 27/10/2006 2:37:37 PM An excellent article, thank you Tanveer. Australia has a highly individualist culture, whe.....
» 25/10/2006 10:42:05 AM I'd take Alan's article a bit more seriously if it wasn't just recycled American rubbish. .....
» 8/10/2006 9:46:46 PM A worthwhile perspective on the scientific debate on climate change can be found here. htt.....
» 7/10/2006 7:20:34 PM I did a quick check via google and came to the same conclusion ChrisC. According to NASA h.....
» 5/10/2006 10:38:08 AM GrahamY, the Wegman paper is not without its critics, as you will see here http://www.real.....
» 30/09/2006 11:07:09 PM Bushbred, I must take issue with you re Lawrence of Arabia and the British "double cr.....
» 19/09/2006 10:26:43 PM Really Professor Flint, you and Kevin Donnelly are welcome to "Judeo-Christian values.....
» 18/09/2006 7:55:59 PM Keith, you're on the money there. I'd just add high rates of diabetes, renal failure, hear.....
» 14/09/2006 10:21:30 AM YngNLuvnIt, my apologies if you took my jibe personally, it was just meant as a joke. I t.....
» 13/09/2006 11:38:37 PM Mark, you beat me to the punch regarding the furphy of the "Flora and Fauna Act".....
» 12/09/2006 11:47:10 PM YngNLuvnIt suggests that "perhaps we should be exposed to what not having it easy loo.....
» 12/09/2006 11:16:03 PM Another dismal article from Kevin Donnelly, and another thread derailed by the usual supec.....
» 9/09/2006 7:00:14 PM Thanks for the article, Tony. An interesting take on where we might be headed and a remind.....
» 31/08/2006 9:28:56 PM Shorbe, I feel that the ugliness of modern architecture is as nothing compared to the ugli.....
» 24/08/2006 10:39:01 PM Steve Madden, Mal Brough knows plenty of Aboriginal people and may well be part-indigenous.....
» 23/08/2006 9:56:48 PM I'd be prepared to take this Australian History Summit a bit more seriously if the Fed Gov.....
» 19/08/2006 1:36:05 AM This whole article strikes me as somewhat dubious. It seems as though all the rhetoric of .....
» 17/08/2006 11:02:12 PM Snout, I have to agree with you 100% on Talking Heads. I saw them play "Heaven" .....
» 15/08/2006 10:37:25 AM Critical examination of the agendas of NGOs is legitimate. But my view is that NGO Watch i.....
» 6/08/2006 12:04:23 AM 2bob, I had a look at your links and must say I can't disagree. I can't disagree 'cos most.....
» 4/08/2006 5:29:42 PM I'm with you Scout, this is the funniest post I've read for ages, far superior in quality .....
» 2/08/2006 11:40:43 PM 2bob, I'm more than happy to argue the toss. logic's first post said "Or ......... pe.....
» 1/08/2006 11:53:13 PM My side, logic? Funnily enough, I don't have a side. I am simply an ordinary Australian tr.....
» 1/08/2006 7:29:11 PM logic, I'd suggest you need to try a little harder (or possibly use a little logic). You s.....
» 29/07/2006 10:52:46 PM BOAZ_David, I'm pleased to hear that you're not looking "for an ideal 'Christian Stat.....
» 28/07/2006 11:31:02 PM Kenny, I think you are right in pointing out the influence of dangerous Christian theology.....
» 26/07/2006 8:32:07 PM I tried to go into the Human Rights Watch website http://www.hrw.org , but it seems to hav.....
» 21/07/2006 1:33:29 PM Bigmal, between 1949 and 1984 British subjects were naturalised only if they elected to ta.....
» 20/07/2006 10:08:14 PM 2Bob, perhaps you might point out which Australians of dual nationality have been "wi.....
» 20/07/2006 11:59:46 AM Ted, haven't you paused to wonder about the implications of your "history lesson".....
» 19/07/2006 7:48:32 PM Thanks 2Bob and Pericles for reminding me of the nobility and humanity of the punters in t.....
» 18/07/2006 9:46:34 PM I've been to see it and I think it is a fine film. Not just me, it won the special jury pr.....
» 15/07/2006 12:15:09 AM Citizen, I find it interesting that you mention libraries. As I work in the public library.....
» 13/07/2006 11:05:24 PM Citizen, I don't know where you've been applying for jobs, but having been involved in rec.....
» 8/07/2006 7:42:06 PM BOAZ_David, I note you believe that "large beurocratic [sic] Churches (Anglicans_RC_U.....
» 8/07/2006 11:34:02 AM Interesting that the fastest growing churches, at least here in Sydney, are the pentecosta.....
» 7/07/2006 1:52:38 PM Banjo, I work in the public library area. All the library services I have worked in are op.....
» 7/07/2006 11:12:31 AM Hasbeen, I prefer evidence rather than anecdotes on road safety. So you might look here ht.....
» 6/07/2006 7:34:44 PM Leo, if you want your posts taken seriously you need to avoid using loaded cliche-ridden s.....
» 6/07/2006 3:45:39 PM Some years ago as a tourist in Ireland my wife and I climbed the tower of a ruined abbey. .....
» 6/07/2006 2:45:59 PM I'd have thought a simpler way to get around the problem would be fixed term governments. .....
» 5/07/2006 9:46:15 PM Dee, I was very tempted to ignore Leo's idiotic ramblings. They are so obviously deluded t.....
» 4/07/2006 3:57:45 PM BOAZ_David, I really think you need to regain your sense of perspective regarding sport. W.....
» 2/07/2006 6:48:37 PM Leo, I think you need to add less acid to your Kool-Aid (or possibly more). BOAZ_David, y.....
» 30/06/2006 10:54:34 PM Horus, perhaps I should have prefaced my remarks by denouncing the autocratic/theocratic r.....
» 30/06/2006 2:18:58 PM Looking at the responses on this thread, it is not hard to work out why the Feds are havin.....
» 29/06/2006 8:52:10 PM Things are bad enough in Iran without fabricating stories to suit your neocon mates. There.....
» 29/06/2006 6:58:31 PM Thanks for nothing Citizen, your post should be deleted. How dare you link to an over-18 s.....
» 29/06/2006 4:40:11 PM Plerdsus, I don't want to rain on your parade, but this 2005 poll http://www.roymorgan.com.....
» 28/06/2006 8:37:01 PM rossco, the irony of Cooper's incompetent answer to Quentin Dempster's question on the sep.....
» 26/06/2006 10:30:39 PM Redneck, I must take issue with your evaluation of Windschuttle as the man who "expos.....
» 25/06/2006 12:19:49 PM Horus, do you count Albrechtsen, Brunton and Skala as "Rainier-clone windbags"? .....
» 24/06/2006 11:50:27 PM Ashley, you have a point, but this article is the usual propaganda line peddled by the Aus.....
» 24/06/2006 2:34:34 PM I think this is a great move. So now on the ABC board we've got Steven Skala representing .....
» 20/06/2006 9:32:17 PM KAEP, I'm a little puzzled. Why on earth should governing the internal processes of politi.....
» 19/06/2006 11:40:43 PM Col, I think it will be a long time before petrol gets to $10/litre. But, if/when it does .....
» 16/06/2006 8:17:10 PM This thread reminded of an occasion when I was stuck on a bus in a traffic jam on Bexley R.....
» 16/06/2006 7:37:18 PM It is easy enough to find racism if you look for it. An Iranian friend is barred from the .....
» 15/06/2006 10:02:21 PM Pride and Pragmatism It's funny really. I thought that the golden thread of English justi.....
» 13/06/2006 8:05:20 PM EnerGee, as you used neither "dying race" nor "stone-age culture" I do.....
» 12/06/2006 10:46:04 PM Keith, I can't find anything much on remote vs non-remote health. There's a bit in the Aus.....
» 11/06/2006 9:48:33 PM Thanks EnerGee, for a post of some substance, but go easy on the sarcasm. The full Greg An.....
» 11/06/2006 12:52:55 PM Firstly, thanks Keith for your kind words. Thanks Leigh for reminding us that you're not t.....
» 10/06/2006 9:58:36 AM I find the poorly informed (as always?) prejudice in some of the comments above astonishin.....
» 10/06/2006 12:18:15 AM While agreeing that Donna's article was a little long on emotion, I am rather disappointed.....
» 7/06/2006 10:58:24 PM "Who cares" was just a cheap shot, but I couldn't resist the opportunity to use .....
» 6/06/2006 9:29:22 PM Who cares?.....
» 6/06/2006 8:11:52 PM Yes Brock, "Australia has also given the corrupt Marxist Government vast territories .....
» 4/06/2006 2:09:19 PM Yes All-Seeing one. Much better to spend our holidays at a resort in Bali, knowing that th.....
» 2/06/2006 10:41:27 PM Who are the real heroes? Just read a post on the rescue of Lincoln Hall, which I would re.....
» 2/06/2006 8:30:36 PM It seems to me that simply condemning climbers as narcissistic egomaniacs avoids confronti.....
» 27/05/2006 4:33:14 PM Funny that with all this talk about culture no-one has mentioned art. The indigenous arts .....
» 26/05/2006 3:31:27 PM ANSTO commissioned a report which it handed to federal Science Minister Julie Bishop. The .....
» 25/05/2006 9:10:12 PM It seems that this debate conflates two separate issues; global warming and declining prod.....
» 25/05/2006 8:16:55 PM Numbat, as you have repeated the reference to Muslims as pagans I feel compelled to nitpic.....
» 25/05/2006 3:13:47 PM Re solar panels. The beauty of solar panels is that you can install a small array on your .....
» 23/05/2006 6:41:00 PM Too true Hasbeen, what a waste of OUR taxes. But why stop with public transport? What abou.....
» 22/05/2006 11:34:33 PM Realist, I presume the analogy of the CEO as the driver of a car is a joke? And "the .....
» 22/05/2006 8:47:44 PM Kevin would have more chance of having his arguments taken seriously if he didn't freight .....
» 14/05/2006 10:37:09 PM I am a little dubious about all this apocalyptic doomsaying. No question that we have some.....
» 12/05/2006 6:42:14 PM A straw poll among my friends suggests that a price of $2.50 to $3.00 per litre for fuel w.....
» 12/05/2006 4:14:15 PM Thanks Dobbadan for that enlightening post. I'll make sure I take my umbrella in case of r.....
» 11/05/2006 12:43:25 PM This article is an absolute nonsense. Here in Sydney this type of thinking has lead to cit.....
» 10/05/2006 9:47:12 PM Funny, I thought the federal government was opposed to social engineering?.....
» 10/05/2006 8:09:44 PM AG, before I posted I just did a web search on Jaworowski. I was interested in his credent.....
» 9/05/2006 11:20:45 PM Re Zbigniew Jaworowski, he's also a global warming sceptic. But before rushing to quote hi.....
» 9/05/2006 10:52:34 PM Much of the content of this article is almost identical to (though somewhat better argued .....
» 4/05/2006 11:51:26 PM I find the notion of needing a gun to protect yourself from a armed thugs an interesting o.....
» 4/05/2006 11:54:58 AM Shorbe, can't argue with any of that. Re Yugoslavia, I think that the disaster there had a.....
» 4/05/2006 12:03:20 AM PBTI, since you ask, there have been women state premiers in Australia in the past (Carmen.....
» 3/05/2006 11:10:32 PM Perseus, I don't know how you define a meltdown if you don't think that the Chernobyl reac.....
» 3/05/2006 9:02:07 PM BOAZ_David, everyone should be encouraged to find their own level. I am now working part-t.....
» 2/05/2006 11:01:55 PM Shorbe, I agree wholeheartedly with your desire for devolution of power, but it is not hap.....
» 1/05/2006 10:01:41 PM Mickijo, in a pluralist society everyone is entitled to their own views, no matter how stu.....
» 1/05/2006 9:10:04 PM Shorbe, I agree that the US is not run on free market principles, a quick check of the US/.....
» 30/04/2006 1:08:45 PM Sage, do you mean Japan when you talk about a "once insignificant nation, devasted by.....
» 30/04/2006 2:00:46 AM mickijo, could you provide a link to the article? I'd be interested in reading it. Re raci.....
» 30/04/2006 1:19:24 AM Meredith, how exactly does recycling domestic stories from the Daily Terrorgraph count as .....
» 30/04/2006 12:15:13 AM Sage, I'd be interested to see some analysis of long-term cash flows between the first and.....
» 28/04/2006 9:01:45 PM Sajo, I'm with you. Childcare standards can't be set by "market forces": that wo.....
» 28/04/2006 8:37:53 PM Sage, I wouldn't get too carried away quoting David Osterfeld, he sees Adam Smith's invisi.....
» 27/04/2006 11:23:19 PM Dee, I don't know where you got the figures in your first post from, but they don't really.....
» 26/04/2006 6:03:35 PM Sadly Shorbe, while agreeing that our rights should be "self-evident", the pract.....
» 24/04/2006 11:05:45 PM I am amazed by the lameness of the posts on this thread. Four uses of "politically co.....
» 24/04/2006 8:00:11 PM Realist, I think you're expecting a little much from teachers. Having done some prac teach.....
» 21/04/2006 11:04:31 PM My younger brother has a PhD in laser physics. After several years post-doctoral research .....
» 17/04/2006 12:13:31 PM Sorry PTBI, you can't have it both ways. If Indonesian law applies to Schapelle Corby, the.....
» 13/04/2006 11:45:41 PM Glen, I'm glad your mind is open, we should all strive for that. I didn't mean to suggest .....
» 13/04/2006 11:16:02 PM Some posters suggest that voters are dumb because they don't care that they have been lied.....
» 13/04/2006 10:48:46 PM This thread reminds me of a Monty Python sketch. You know the one, where four Yorkshiremen.....
» 11/04/2006 11:25:09 PM While admiring some of Seidler's architecture, and appreciating his single-minded adherenc.....
» 9/04/2006 10:57:35 PM According to Kevin D. "Tolerance and respect for others, the rule of law, separation .....
» 4/04/2006 8:28:49 PM Rob88, I beg to differ with your view regarding the Carlton & United Brewery site in Chipp.....
» 31/03/2006 5:12:59 PM My wife, who is a Baha'i, spent 3 years teaching Baha'i SRE (Special Religious Education) .....
» 18/03/2006 11:20:06 PM Ludwig, having re-read the article, I don't believe I have missed the point. I disagree wi.....
» 18/03/2006 8:45:59 PM So, according to Nick Ferrett, God's in his heaven and all's right in the world. His argum.....
» 18/12/2005 3:13:27 PM It is obviously a long time since Peter read Puberty Blues, if he thinks it is a celebrati.....

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