Wednesday, December 26, 2007
MERRY CHRISTMAS! ON CHRISTMAS DAY IN AUSTRALIA
Australia is up to 18 hours ahead of the USA in time zones so for American readers this greeting will probably seem a little early -- depending on when they read it. The time here in Australia as I post this is just after 8:30 on Christmas morning
Posted by JR at 3:34 AM
Friday, November 2, 2007
Labor party making it up as they go along
Toon above features muffled versions of Peter Garrett and Julia Gillard, nominally party spokespersons on the environment and labor relations -- both of whom have at times been put back in their box by Rudd for saying unpopular things -- showing that even party spokespersons don't know what the party policy is. See here
Posted by JR at 5:37 AM
Friday, September 14, 2007
Australians to be paid to lose weight?
Many Australians who have recently been through what now passes for an Australian education will probably be unaware that the quote in the above cartoon is from a much-loved Australian poem by A.B. Paterson, called "The Man from Snowy River".
Will money get results? Background story here
Posted by JR at 4:40 AM