The 12 year stench

There’s been a lot of indignation at the international response to the Jackson Jive act on Red Faces on the second reunion show of Hey Hey It’s Saturday. So many Australians have been outraged that we should be told that an act on national TV in classic “black-face” make-up is...

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  • October 11, 2009

It’s been a long time since I’ve brought some knowledge to you and a lot has happened in that time. When I was last writing, I was quite depressed at the cynicism of the Howard government and the inability of so many people to be able to see through the...

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  • September 11, 2009

AN academic hired by the NRL to educate rugby league players about women has sin-binned the Liberal Party over comments by Workplace Relations Minister Joe Hockey. Mr Hockey said yesterday that his Labor counterpart Julia Gillard was popular because she had a high-media profile – “I’m not as pretty as...

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  • May 24, 2007