Island Living Down Under, During SARS-CoV-2 and Collapse
Living on either of two particular islands can come with benefits, but also with benefits
Dec 8, 2022 17 min read comments
Island Living Down Under, During SARS-CoV-2 and Collapse
When I first visited in 2005 there were roughly 40 million sheep in New Zealand; that's now down to 27 million, meaning about five sheep for every person (image via Tumblr)
Forget “Front of the Queue”, Scott Morrison is Enabling a Front for Q
Although Morrison hasn't made a Big Lie like former US president Donald Trump, his incessant Little Lies may very well be leading Australia in precisely the same direction
May 18, 2022 137 min read comments
Forget “Front of the Queue”, Scott Morrison is Enabling a Front for Q
For once Scott Morrison actually holds a hose, but do Australians really want to drink the Qool-Aid?
This Christmas, COVID-19 Was the Gift that Kept on Giving
Meanwhile, not only will New Year's Eve be wildly celebrated by the flippant tonight, but it's also a special somebody's birthday. That's right, COVID-19 is two years old today, and quite possibly about to enter its terrible-twos.
Dec 31, 2021 55 min read comments
Reasons for Curtailing Our – and Our Childrens' – Screentime [part 2/2]
But if we "can't" cut back on our screentime now, then at the very least we ought to be using those screens to prepare for the time when they'll be overwhelmingly taken away from us
Nov 10, 2021 16 min read comments
By Limiting Online Gaming China's Government Has Become as Heavy-Handed as My Parents Were [part 1/2]
Meanwhile, dare we be hopeful that children raised on screens will have the temerity to work the greens?
Oct 29, 2021 7 min read comments
The $25m Aboriginal Flag Extortion Racket
Either the Australian government ceases and desists with the acquisition of the Aboriginal flag, or it acquiesces to the chicanery of the WAM Sham (or would that be WAM Scam?) grifters
Sep 29, 2021 120 min read comments
Rank Hypocrisy of Courts and Police Exemplifies Systemic Racism Towards Indigenous Australians
Both the NSW courts and NSW police are caught red-handed discriminating against Indigenous Australians
May 14, 2021 12 min read comments
Australia's New Billion-dollar Seqirus Vaccine Plant Will Be No Match for Avian Leakage
In the meantime, industrialised chickens – and their viruses – have come home to roost in Victoria, setting the stage for a pandemic immeasurably worse than COVID-19
Nov 22, 2020 20 min read comments
Book Review | The End of October
Based on extensive scientific research, a fictional reminder that COVID-19 is but a mild pandemic – and merely a taste what's to come
Oct 31, 2020 11 min read comments
Make Hay While the Pandemic Rages
In other words, treat COVID-19 like a dry-run for the upcoming “big one”
Aug 3, 2020 9 min read comments
Make Hay While the Pandemic Rages
If one has no choice but to be surrounded during COVID-19 by those whose lives revolve around bread and circuses, then one should at least be like Brisbane Lions small forward Allen Christensen and learn how to handle pandemics like a boss, particularly in preparation for... the Monoculture Flu