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Graphical Manipulations #166: 2016! The Year Of The Monkey! And Will The Oz Voters Be Taken For One?


We made the move. We sold the joint.  Invested in a place being built.  We planned the move.  Foresaw the traps, and legworked to smooth out the crap.  It went so sweet, the move and stuff.  And then along came … Continue reading

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Graphical Manipulations #147: A Bronnie And Action, A Rat Or Three. The Rest Of The Rhyme, Is Not To Be!


It’s starting to become an embarrassment, that a Leftie like me, under all that rage at the incompetence of Rabbott’s Team Australia, began to experience the faint stirrings of feeling sorry for this pathetic bunch of losers, commonly referred to … Continue reading

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Graphical Manipulations #146: Tweets, Choppergate, Rats And Stuff!


What a rip rorting old time we’ve had of it, eh? As a Twitter fan I have never seen that little app light up so much with furious indignation and chopper memes! And so often. If rage could be mutated … Continue reading

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Graphical Manipulations #145: TPP’s, Compassion, Polls, Climate, Costs And The Usual Menagerie!


In an attempt to calm the anger, and to assuage the angst Deknarf sought refuge in a bit of Zennish literature in the search for calmness and karma. Though largely unsuccessful, note to self “get off Twitter for a day … Continue reading

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Graphical Manipulations #144: Rats, Cows, Pigs! It’s A Right Menagerie! And A Missed Rabbott Missive!!


There’s a black bile rising in the throat! The eyes glaze over as a red rage threatens to burst a blood vessel or two and the anger mounts towards an explosion of vitriol and violence! And it’s only the first … Continue reading

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Graphical Manipulations #143: A Bit Of This. A Bit of That. Toads, Flags, And That Bloody Rat!


And we all thought, that with the Federal Parliament on six weeks holiday it would all quieten down and all the silliness would fade to the level of a bit of tinnitus!  Surprise!  Surprise!  There was no demise!  Idiocy, stupidity … Continue reading

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Graphical Manipulations #142: AGW, Border Forces, Toads, Rats, Sheep And Fancy Dress!


As a microbiologist I’m a keen receiver of regular updates on things microbiological by way of ProMED emails (supported by the International Society for Infectious Disease and individual subscription). One of the more reliable (that is, not partially digested through … Continue reading

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