Long time, no posts…

Just in time for election ranting! Honestly though, I’ve had a bit of a break from blogging for the last 6 months. While I’ve had a lot to say, much of it wasn’t appropriate for public consumption. Suffice to say work is one giant clusterfuck. Anyway…Now on to my election commentary! Turnbull’s election announcement? This…

This has me laughing like a maniac

So David Leyonhjelm from the Australian Liberal Democrats went off on a giant rant fest about childless people being forced to financially support those who make the choice to procreate. And as politically incorrect as it might be to admit, I don’t actually disagree with much of what he says. It was a brilliant speech! Some…

The blame game…

Obviously at this point we don’t know who is responsible for the attacks in Paris, but there’s already a lot of blame going around that it was (Muslim) Syrian refugees (see: Twitter). I am not trying to apportion blame to anyone here, just musing out loud. I know that these refugees were by and large…

WTF is wrong with people?

Yes, a rhetorical question. I’m at home marking exams, with the tv on, watching the live coverage of the latest terrorist attacks in Paris. Seriously, what the actual fuck is wrong with people? Religion. I don’t know whether to just rage at the hopelessness of humanity, or whether to just kill myself so that I…

Really?

So, I was happy that Malcolm Turnbull won the party room ballot to kick Tony Abbott out of the PM’s job. Fantastic – it was kind of hard to find anyone worse than Abbott. But now come the disappointments… Turnbull today has named his new cabinet. Unsurprisingly, the ministries of importance to me are education,…

The Trump-man

There’s no denying what Trump said about Megyn Kelly was inappropriate, but the hypocrisy of the Republicans is once again glaringly evident. “You could see there was blood coming out of her eyes…blood coming out of her…wherever.” Trump’s comments, while offensive, aren’t even in the same ballpark as Republicans trying to control women’s lives by…