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Graphical Manipulations #66: Whither Next, Seals, Diplomacy, Frootloops, Budgets, Handouts And Wishful Thoughts!


As we assume the crash positions for our upcoming FESTIVE SEASON BASH and the country effectively closes down (except for the Boxing Day Sales) and becomes comatose with self-indulgence and alcoholic excessiveness the mind turns to the spirit of Christmas … Continue reading

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Food For Thought #19: Democracy, Democracy! Wherefore Art Thou Democracy?


It was Thomas Jefferson who said: ‘The price of freedom is eternal vigilance’.  Given what we see happening elsewhere and in Australia these days it might be better rephrased as: ‘The price of real democracy is eternal vigilance’.  And vigilance … Continue reading

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