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Daily prompt: Farce, thy name is politics

DAILY PROMPT Farce I shouldn’t talk about politics. You know nothing about ours, and while I know slightly more about yours (the UK and America: you are more important than we are so we hear more of your news than … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Hello to the budget

DAILY PROMPT Temporary As of today, Australians will be running around like chooks with their heads cut off, thigh-deep in media analysis of last night’s federal budget: What the Budget Means for You. But it will be a temporary madness, … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: A refusal to be careful what I say about American politics

DAILY PROMPT Careful I should be careful what I say, here. I am an alien. An outsider, with no right to comment on American politics. But what happens in America doesn’t stay in America. We – the rest of the … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: I don’t want to be leader, but…

Daily Prompt The Fun Platform If you were the new leader of your country and had the chance to transform something that’s currently an annoyance (or worse) into a very fun activity, what would it be? How would you go … Continue reading

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Keeping the bastards honest? I wish…

Today we are enduring – suffering – being battered by – a federal election. It’s tempting to write To Hell With The Lot of You in red ink across both papers, and if I thought the pollies themselves might see … Continue reading

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