It is sickening,to see the extent to which the MSM will protect & promote the most stupid,ignorant and dangerous PM we have as a nation ever have to endure.What does that tell you about the MSM’s credibility.You’ll find more credibility in any Phantom Comic book.


By Barry Tucker                    29 August, 2014

The News media should be all over Tony Abbott’s latest expenses rort. The implications of this moral failure are more serious than sending warplanes to Iraq.

The affair was mentioned in newspapers, on TV and radio (I can confirm hearing it on the ABC RN Breakfast show). However, it was merely mentioned and then dropped as an issue.

Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull told ABC’s RN he could not recall Abbott telling his party room colleagues that he staged a visit to the Peter MacCallum cancer clinic in order to claim expenses for attending a fund raiser in Melbourne the previous day. Mr Turnbull told RN: “He did not say that to the party room.”

However, long-time Canberra political journalist Michelle Grattan, in an article in TheConversation today, has confirmed that Abbott had told his party room meeting…

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Said the Abbott to the experts…

Talk about a wingnut   :lol:  Talk about a wingnut 😆

As you may have guessed from the title, this is another poem in the “Said the Abbott…” series, and as always, I have tried to cut through the superfluous, to get to the truly flawed thought processes of out illustrious PM and his despicable LNP.   😯

It did turn out to be a bit of an epic   (surely not   😉   )  but I hope, dear readers that you’ll persevere to the bitter end    😀

Said the Abbott to the experts…


Said the Abbott to the experts

All your claims are overblown

Cos we have our own, fine experts

Who are Liberal, and home grown

They tell me what I need to know

Without all of the bunkum

And if you think qualifications matters

Well they haven’t stopped lord Monkton


For education, Pyne’s…

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Australia is a wonderful country and we are blessed to live here.  We have challenges that need addressing but the heartening thing is that we also have the means and the time to do that.

What I do not understand is why our government is telling us we have a crisis and making people feel afraid.

They say we have a budget emergency and that the primary goal of this government is to reach a surplus.  What difference will a surplus make to your life?  It’s a number on a fiscal statement.

They say our debt is increasing faster than anyone else’s.  There is some truth in this in percentage terms (the only time they use percentages you will note) but it is because we are starting from such a low debt.  As I have said before, if I spend $10 this week and $20 next week, my expenditure has…

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Like climbing mountains, maths is a marvellous thing.  It is objective rather than a matter of opinion.  It can’t be argued with.  A fact is a fact.

But like many other powerful tools, maths can be used for evil in the hands of the unscrupulous.

Take our present government – please.

On a Liberal Party page called “The Prime Minister – securing Australia’s economic future” our fearless leader makes certain claims.

“When the Coalitions (sic) last left office, Australia had a $20 billion surplus and $50 billion in the bank but over six years, Labor squandered this and ran up five record deficits and a further $123 billion in projected deficits and gross debt headed towards $667 billion.”

Firstly, how many Coalitions do we have?  There is the one with various forms of the National/Country party – are there other agreements I should know about?

Now, how about…

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The Jackson File.The Lying Pig.

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ralph-blewitt It is perhaps not surprising that the Royal Commission into union corruption is to begin the day before the budget is brought down.  In a fortuitous coincidence, Ralph Blewitt happens to be in town, so they are going to begin with the AWU “slush fund”.  That should have Larry Pickering and Michael Smith and their band of rabid followers all agog again…or should I say still.  Agog enough to not notice they are getting screwed by the Budget?  We shall see.

In November 2012 Ralph Blewitt turned up in Australia “courtesy of a man writing a book on the AWU in the late 1980s and early ’90s.”

He told 7.30 that he had provided Victoria Police with a dossier of files “which show documents that certainly connect Julia Gillard to having a hand in the establishment of the AWU Workplace Reform Association in WA, and other matters”.  Mr Blewitt declined…

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Truth hurts.

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Corman says “Trust us”… WTF?

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These people are totally shameless, with obvious sociopathic tendencies, as they break pretty much every promise made prior to the election, and then say… “Trust us.”

Now I could rehash the 3+ years of lies and deceit that finally paid off, with the perpetrators of said lies and deceit, the LNP, being rewarded for their dishonesty by gaining government.

Or I could wax lyrical (Surely not   😯   😀   ) about the litany of lies, that was Abbott’s election platform, but the clear pattern displayed by Abbott shows nothing more than a pathological liar, a political thug and a bully, fronting a party of  liars, thugs, bullies and incompetents.

I could also vent my spleen over the illegitimacy of a government that spent years decrying the Gillard gov as illegitimate, because of their (The LNP’s) misrepresentation of “The Carbon Tax” and…

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The facts according to reality.

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I’m growing increasingly and unbearably exhausted by the track one reckless and irresponsible man is taking our country.

The man: Tony Abbott.

A man I would consider to be one of the most destructive and deceptive politicians in our history.

I’ll make my case and you can make your own judgment.

Tony Abbott is dangerous and completely captured by corporate interests.

He’s a populist politician with no policy interest or conviction. A “weathervane” that does and says whatever he thinks he needs to to acquire and keep power.

It’s not just me saying this. Ask those who have seen him up close.

John Hewson, Malcolm Fraser, Paul Keating. The list goes on. Their views are on the record.

I’ve spoken to people who went to university with him. The stories are true. He’s a complete and utter disgrace.

I’m not sure if he knows…

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