Tag Archives: politics
Marinus van Reymerswaele [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Welcome to my new blog

Welcome welcome welcome! It’s good to be blogging again and on this new website. For those of you who know me you may know that I have blogged in the past at The Moonbat (and if you really know me you will be aware of http://polswatch.wordpress.com). I kept The Moonbat going for about a year and […]

Tasmanian PUP Senator Jacqui Lambie.

Jackie Lambie is the whole package: politicians are human too

Originally published in the Guardian, 23 July, 2014 Tasmanian PUP Senator Jacqui Lambie. Photograph: Mike Bowers/Guardian Australia When asked about her dating life on the Hobart radio show Heart 107.3, Tasmanian senator Jackie Lambie explained that she had two criteria for dating a man: “they must have heaps of cash and they’ve got to have a package […]

By Schavda (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Trial by media has to stop

“He killed his partner Rachel in front of her three children and today Mark Stephen Pringle walks free after just five years behind bars. Now, Rachel’s grieving family are terrified he could come after them.” This was the headline story of A Current Affair (ACA) last night. In the segment ACA presented the story of […]