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Random Note — China, climate and net zero.

Climate and the pursuit of net zero emissions without first harnessing nuclear to achieve the same result is the pretext for the deliberate, repeat, deliberate, managed decline of the economies of the west. 

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Random Note — Renewables

Renewables simply can’t deliver what they promise. It’s  as simple as that The only guarantee about renewables is that they can only ever be 100% reliably, unreliable. They can only ever be a boutique add on to a base load of coal, gas or nuclear. Do we really have to go there, only to find out we shouldn’t have gone there? 

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Random Note — Cultural Marxism

When we understand that the basic thrust of Marxism is the total destruction of everything that has gone before, Frank Furedi’s column makes so much sense. The short story is, they are coming for the classics. What he describes with example after example, is nothing...

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Mental Floss — Bookmaking

Apart from the names, can anyone tell me or identify the difference between a bookmaker and an insurance company. Both are betting on an outcome of something happening or not happening and frame their odds accordingly. A horse in a race for example has its odds framed...

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Random Note — The Biden, Harris, Clinton three step.

Hillary Clinton was making noises again earlier this week about how she’s not finished with politics. What was she really saying? Let me have a go at deconstructing her kite flying. Keeping in mind Biden’s flailing performance and failing mental acuity and his...

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Random Note — White Privilege

Listening to a podcast last week and again I was subjected to the mindless, clueless, rehearsed talking points and the associated fawning apology for “white privilege”. I say cluelessly because it is quite clear that the white privilege incantation is the end product...

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Random Note — Bill Leak

Random Note — Bill Leak

An extract from Chris Mitchell’s column in today’s Australian, October 11, 2021 about the new biography on cartoonist Bill Leak. I specifically like the Barry Humphries line in the introduction about comedians these days as, “unfunny comedians who merely ‘identify’ as...

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Random Note — 2020 US Election

Just remember:- “…The same media and talking heads who told and reassured everyone,  (without evidence, to use their language, and at the same time dismissing our of hand a mountain of available evidence by way of 500+ affidavits signed under penalty of perjury and...

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Random Note — The Dominic Perrottet pile on

The quality of much that passes for journalism in 2021 is as described by American talk legend, Rush Limbaugh who coined the phrase “the drive by media”, always cruising and hooning up and down Main Street like some 50’s louts, thugs and lairs, looking to pick a fight

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