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» 17/11/2023 2:37:59 PM I do not support calls for a cease-fire, a humanitarian pause or any other form of words w.....
» 16/08/2022 7:40:06 PM I am repelled by the killing of al-Zawahiri by the USA for a number of reasons. First, he .....
» 2/05/2022 7:30:56 PM Thank you, ttbn, for an accurate pointer to how we should all vote. If the number of Green.....
» 2/05/2022 7:12:32 PM Hello Bronwyn, so much for your post. I have been watching Australia slide down the Corrup.....
» 28/11/2021 7:15:18 PM LEGO, I am appalled by each of your comments on this topic. Please refrain from similar co.....
» 25/11/2021 2:14:59 PM Hi Baz, Here is the link https://thenewdaily.com.au/finance/finance-news/2021/11/25/carbon.....
» 25/11/2021 10:17:16 AM To get a balanced comment on renewables and their ability to supply Australia's energy nee.....
» 22/06/2021 1:41:38 PM My comments are not 'smart-arse' comments, ttbn, but reflections by someone who was a clas.....
» 22/06/2021 1:25:31 PM If English was a phonetic language, through and through,teachers would be leading the call.....
» 22/06/2021 10:13:59 AM Alan Tudge is not powerless, ttbn, he holds the funding purse. It is always interesting t.....
» 19/11/2020 10:07:12 AM This is an excellent piece of good news. With indigenous women leading the way the status .....
» 12/11/2020 1:19:41 PM Having found the publication and the names of the sponsoring body, the writer of the forew.....
» 12/11/2020 10:21:48 AM Hi Don, I am intrigued by the quote you included and the inferences you drew from it. Plea.....
» 20/05/2020 9:01:46 AM An interesting article about the weather. As we read the article, and the comments, pleas.....
» 22/01/2020 2:42:25 PM Dear LEGO, Your problem can be answered in one word: Milankovitch!.....
» 22/01/2020 11:52:38 AM Hi Individual, I prefer the look of a paddock of wind turbines to a coal-fires steam-drive.....
» 21/01/2020 9:32:34 PM The El Nino/ La Nina has produced drought in Australia. This has been caused by and made w.....
» 21/01/2020 9:21:18 PM At the time the Iranian General was killed he was NOT a citizen of the USA, he was NOT sub.....
» 20/01/2020 10:04:55 AM A large number of members belonging to that mongrel bastard of agglomeration, the Liberal .....
» 20/01/2020 9:18:14 AM The evidence is pretty clear to me. 1. The atmosphere contains traces of Carbon Dioxide: 0.....
» 21/05/2019 11:20:29 AM When it comes to looking at better ways to handle human excrement than flushing it all out.....
» 21/05/2019 11:10:01 AM Similar thinking should be applied to our capture of wind power. I see the tall, horizonta.....
» 21/05/2019 10:52:18 AM This is an interesting article about Australia's energy policies and the misinformation fr.....
» 10/05/2019 10:01:39 AM It is always OK for any person to say, "I won't do that because of my religious belie.....
» 5/02/2019 5:36:44 PM Thanks, Alan B. I was, as you pointed out, fixed on blast furnaces and had not considered .....
» 5/02/2019 2:19:34 PM Alan B, baled plastic used to replace coal in steel-making? I had always thought that the .....
» 5/02/2019 9:10:27 AM I wonder how many of us have stopped to think and ask "Why is it up to me to look aft.....
» 31/10/2018 7:11:25 PM I cannot believe that in 2019 Australia is still considering the nuclear power option. Nuc.....
» 18/10/2018 7:06:20 PM It is interesting to see how quickly the discussion can be diverted. The thread does not t.....
» 14/09/2018 6:32:39 PM Thank you, Alan B, for your very eloquent comments. The thousands, no tens of thousands, t.....
» 31/08/2018 6:01:43 PM Well done, MrCentury. It will be interesting to see the response......
» 30/08/2018 6:47:30 AM Luciferase, your last paragraph makes my point precisely. Many of those making policy have.....
» 29/08/2018 5:44:13 PM Hasbeen, we have been down this path at least once before. It is to your credit that you h.....
» 29/08/2018 10:18:13 AM "Why do teacher unions oppose diagnostic testing?" Possibly because they fear m.....
» 28/08/2018 5:26:47 PM Look at this list of words and wonder you could teach a language learner how to say them w.....
» 28/08/2018 5:24:11 PM From the executive summary of the report, "The attention of the Inquiry Committee was.....
» 28/08/2018 5:12:13 PM With the exception of BigNana and Daffy Duck, it is very clear that the rest of the commen.....
» 24/08/2018 12:08:07 PM I agree with comments that public utilities should never have been privatised, and that th.....
» 24/08/2018 11:59:16 AM What an interesting collection of responses! I see the rot in the Liberal Party starting w.....
» 21/08/2018 9:17:42 PM The hard right of the LNP have done Turnbull no favours, no favours at all, since he becam.....
» 21/08/2018 5:28:31 PM What a great idea, Newfie! An annual saving of $328 plus per year on each account. This is.....
» 17/07/2018 2:25:10 PM Why pick a game like soccer where there is frequently more happening in the stands or in t.....
» 6/04/2018 5:15:28 PM Hi Alan, I feel you have spoken/ written hastily and that, were you to rethink this fascin.....
» 9/02/2018 6:20:21 PM Hi SD and thanks for a good example of the logical fallacy "reductio ad absurdum".....
» 8/02/2018 10:30:04 AM When the technology is developed to allow photo-voltaic cells to be shaped into car panels.....
» 8/06/2017 3:02:15 PM Edward, you are approaching my reply from the wrong end of the money scale. If parents wer.....
» 8/06/2017 12:22:57 PM I have read some really interesting comments and some incredibly inaccurate ones. Parkes.....
» 22/05/2017 1:12:29 PM I wonder what would happen if all the countries and organisations surrounding Israel state.....
» 22/05/2017 1:01:15 PM .... and by the way, I agree with Senator Leyonhelm's fairly dismal assessment of our form.....
» 22/05/2017 12:58:07 PM Well done, Alan B. One of the more devastating putdowns I've read in a long time. I imag.....
» 22/05/2017 12:51:24 PM Brendan, you are arguing for a fallacy. Household budgets must have a slight surplus or br.....
» 6/03/2017 10:45:25 AM Hi David, thank you for your thoughts. Prohibition (of alcohol) didn't work in the USA, in.....
» 6/03/2017 10:37:20 AM I think schools should be funded on the basis of need with the goal of having equality of .....
» 3/03/2017 8:50:57 PM Hi Hasbeen, Your work as an ancillary or volunteer is doubtless appreciated by the school......
» 1/03/2017 10:36:06 PM Hasbeen, Have you been in a school recently and seen what schools do? It seems not. Do us .....
» 23/12/2016 12:17:13 PM Let's not rewrite history. When Tony Abbott became so on the nose that even the LNP party .....
» 20/12/2016 5:10:22 PM Oh dear, so many correspondents pushing the same lines. There seem to be too many to addre.....
» 16/12/2016 10:27:48 PM ttbn, While it may have appear to have been a long time since Senators represented their s.....
» 16/12/2016 11:33:36 AM I disagree completely with many of the ideas described in this article. The author seems .....
» 7/12/2016 4:04:31 PM Peter, I would make your title "3 Nations". One of these nations is the State Sc.....
» 30/06/2016 1:49:46 PM I must take exception to mention of the "school hall debacle", which I know is o.....
» 16/06/2016 11:46:48 AM Jennifer, having re-read and then read your article another time, I notice that there some.....
» 16/06/2016 11:21:01 AM Bob Fernley-Jones, I am familiar with Wedener's case. As I understand it, the idea he pro.....
» 4/12/2015 10:12:52 PM Leo, you exemplify "a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, yet signifying n.....
» 4/12/2015 6:18:30 PM Hi Leo, You have been hung out to dry. Really, you should stop posting before you get muc.....
» 1/12/2015 2:32:09 PM I have finally had enough. Let us look at Gillard's 'lie'. Yes, she did say "There w.....
» 21/11/2015 8:04:51 AM "In a word,it's bullsh!t." A perfect self-description, JKJ. Note my ad hominem.....
» 20/11/2015 9:35:06 AM An interesting article which is almost a classic example of the Fear-Uncertainty-Doubt mod.....
» 23/06/2015 2:27:41 PM Hi Yuyutsu, just a touch paranoid aren't you? I think you have been reading too much Tea P.....
» 22/06/2015 2:35:47 PM My question is similar to the one I have asked before: "Which religious freedoms are.....
» 18/06/2015 9:17:09 AM I do not want to get side-tracked by discussions of Canadian legal experiences, smoking mu.....
» 16/06/2015 5:59:21 PM Having ploughed my way through 14 or 15 pages of turgid prose, I am still looking for an a.....
» 10/06/2015 10:56:17 AM I can see being aired some of the misleading statements which seem to confound sane and re.....
» 10/06/2015 10:47:18 AM As a happily married heterosexual, I am pleased to announce my support for the principle o.....
» 26/03/2015 3:02:08 PM I am intrigued by the way that this discussion has been limited to Australia when the trou.....
» 26/03/2015 9:56:30 AM Whether we accept anthropogenic global warming or not, this a problem that the world will .....
» 17/01/2015 12:07:24 PM The article 'Mild Colonial Boy' refers to can be obtained through Google Scholar. Search u.....
» 18/06/2014 8:44:02 PM It is indeed interesting to read that one speaker is reproved for "hating" Abbot.....
» 24/05/2014 7:33:13 PM Latest news from the ClimateNewsNetwork Greenland Ice may melt even faster http://climat.....
» 23/05/2014 9:55:10 PM Another news release from the ClimateNewsNetwork. The global insurance industry looking a.....
» 23/05/2014 10:55:31 AM Hello to you all, This link might be fruitful. I would be interested to see what those who.....
» 1/05/2014 9:01:27 PM Hi Hasbeen, Deliberate and intentional fraud is extremely rare in the scientific community.....
» 1/05/2014 5:37:41 PM Nutter, Post the link so that everyone can read it and assess its accuracy and verifiablil.....
» 1/05/2014 12:20:00 PM Hi Rhosty, I'm not sure I can agree with you when you say that the Government is getting i.....
» 1/05/2014 12:07:26 PM I couldn’t respond any earlier as I had exceeded my article limit. Nutter, I am not a cli.....
» 30/04/2014 9:23:27 PM Hi Cohenite, Thank you for the two references you included: you have added to my education.....
» 30/04/2014 5:36:29 PM It was, I suppose, asking too much for a reasoned discussion to continue. The point I made.....
» 30/04/2014 11:54:33 AM What an appropriate question and what a time to post on "Online Opinion" the lat.....
» 30/04/2014 11:26:44 AM Hi Curmudgeon, Thank you for your comments which, I feel, reflect the primitive state of t.....
» 11/04/2014 9:29:05 PM I do not know enough of the economics of PPPs to be able to say whether Karl's proposal is.....
» 7/04/2014 11:03:49 PM Hi on the beach, thanks for the abstract. Has this been replicated somewhere else or is th.....
» 7/04/2014 9:06:11 PM Hi Bazz, I look forward to someone somewhere doing some research to determine at what leve.....
» 7/04/2014 4:44:02 PM I know it is a side-issue here but ... Could someone please tell 'under one god' that use .....
» 7/04/2014 4:24:03 PM Hi haldwell, I agree completely with your point. The cost of keeping cannabis as an illega.....
» 4/04/2014 6:27:54 PM Hi Brendan, If you are going to refer to chromosome content, then you need to keep in mind.....
» 4/04/2014 4:31:20 PM I agree, JFAus, that we ought to be talking more about food security both on land and in t.....
» 3/04/2014 9:14:57 PM James H Rush is an advisor for the Heartlands Foundation and Anthony Cohen is the secretar.....
» 3/04/2014 10:49:32 AM 2 points: I forgot to include the word "troll" in my post. You will exactly wher.....
» 2/04/2014 12:21:50 PM So sad but so predictable. As soon as anything remotely related to climate change or globa.....
» 21/02/2014 12:24:26 PM Leslie, It is possibly because Andrew Bartlett is waiting for a reasoned conversation to .....
» 19/02/2014 3:14:37 PM Before we wander too far from the thread, it is worthwhile realising that the canon [conte.....
» 11/02/2014 4:27:04 PM There are two separate issues here: one is a safe-for-thousands-of-years repository for hi.....
» 9/02/2014 6:45:24 PM I noticed how quickly the discussion was moved away from its focus on the children in Immi.....
» 25/01/2014 6:11:22 PM Cohenite, I will not argue with you if you cannot tell the difference between fully refere.....
» 25/01/2014 5:22:49 PM "Brian, great article. Now please point me to one peer reviewed article that proves A.....
» 24/01/2014 8:50:54 PM Hello everyone, Here is the link to the article In Independent Australia to the article .....
» 24/01/2014 8:38:48 PM Some years ago, my wife and I relocated to Queensland following our grandchildren (and the.....
» 24/01/2014 9:50:41 AM Could all who have posted on this blog, please, go to either Independent Australia or De S.....
» 22/01/2014 9:53:05 PM Hi Adam and Farquhar, My apologies for not replying earlier: I was very involved in other .....
» 21/01/2014 5:15:08 PM Hi Ian, Loved your piece - would like to see more. You didn't mention un-repaired accident.....
» 21/01/2014 5:03:05 PM Nutter, What connection does your incorrect rant have with the topic of the diminishing qu.....
» 21/01/2014 3:42:29 PM As I read the comments above, I feel incredibly sad that the writers apparently gained not.....
» 4/01/2014 1:12:11 PM In the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, Sun Protection Factor sun screens were unknown. I used to s.....
» 4/01/2014 10:36:18 AM nutter You have successfully confused day to day weather with decade to decade, or century.....
» 3/01/2014 11:50:27 AM nutter My apologies for not getting back to you: I had reached my limit for the day 1. Go.....
» 2/01/2014 1:49:20 PM imajulianutter Peer-reviewed and not already discredited? Who are the authors and what ac.....
» 2/01/2014 10:50:33 AM To all those who decry the idea of global warming, please produce some peer-reviewed scien.....
» 1/01/2014 8:08:31 PM This is an article about three things: climate change, the hole in the ozone layer and ski.....
» 1/01/2014 8:04:41 PM I cannot believe the level both of ignorance about published facts and the willingness of .....
» 30/12/2013 11:02:45 AM Thank you, Noel, for a timely and informative article. I agree with you that we could be t.....
» 12/12/2013 8:29:32 AM Spencer's 2002 article can be retrieved from Google Scholar, free, using the search term &.....
» 11/12/2013 10:39:47 PM Here are two more articles by Ken Spencer 1999: Predicting Word Spelling Difficulty in 7 .....
» 11/12/2013 10:15:24 PM Here are some useful articles about spelling. O’Sullivan, Olivia 2000 Reading/ Literacy Vo.....
» 10/12/2013 8:32:34 PM As a specialist teacher of science from the late 1960s through to today, I ran across a nu.....
» 10/12/2013 8:31:35 PM Such a short article to contain so many misconceptions. First, the Gonski plan referred t.....
» 2/12/2013 8:49:40 PM Thank you, James, for this article and thanks to all the commentators for the polite and c.....
» 26/11/2013 12:36:23 PM Alan has been very kind to the previous Lib/Nat Prime Minister and Treasurer, Messrs Howar.....
» 31/10/2013 3:25:42 PM I would like to know the names of the researchers, the name of the articles and the journa.....
» 25/10/2013 12:45:47 PM I appreciate Alannah’s earnestness and sincerity: it must be difficult for anyone to stand.....
» 6/09/2013 6:18:04 PM Thank you, Marilyn and Alan for some sensible, reflective, appropriate comments. The BER w.....
» 5/06/2012 7:55:32 PM I am a mainstream christian and I know that Jim Wallace and the "Australian Christian.....
» 16/05/2012 10:24:49 AM You have made a number of comments in your article which are misleading to say the least. .....
» 23/04/2012 4:30:41 PM A thoughtful, trying-to-be-helpful article. There is much food for thought in this piece. .....

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