Tag Archives: The Australian

All things pass…

… Both love and mankind are grass… When I was a child and something shitty happened (which I then complained about), my father would often point out that ‘it’s only temporary!’ At the time I hated it, in part because no-one wants to admit that great truths can also sometimes be a bit glib. However, […]

Of secondary boycotts, free speech and… revenue

As many of  our readers are aware, the rather spiffy advertisements that–until recently–ran here (as well as on Larvatus Prodeo, Club Troppo and Jennifer Marohasy, to cover the political spectrum) were brokered by Online Opinion’s Graham Young. Graham–who both Legal Eagle and I consider a personal friend–is an internet ‘old hand’ who negotiated high quality […]