Todayâ€™s guest in the End of Spring Series 2020 is the wonderful Andrew P Street â€” author, columnist, journalist, voice-person, and renown mink-canceller.
We talk about many things including the relative merits of two opposing rat-based scenarios, a “translucently pale man”, sex parties in Brussels, the wrong kind of war crimes, Australia’s relationship with China, COVID-19, the nature of democracy, cancel culture, Pete Evans, some inevitable racism, why we need someone to blame, and why compliance is violence. No, apparently it is.
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CONVERSATION TOPICS: David King, Phillip Merrick, and Tim Holland.
THREE TRIGGER WORDS: Christopher Neal, John Lindsay, Joop de Wit, Rami, Wyld, and two people who choose to remain anonymous.
ONE TRIGGER WORD: Andrew Groom, Benno Rice, Crispin Harris, Edward Thompson, Frank Filippone, John Twyman, Jon Eaves, Jonathan Ferguson, Karl Sinclair, Mark Newton, Matthew Moyle-Croft, Michael Cowley, Mick Fong, Paul Williams, Peter Blakeley, Peter Sandilands, Scott Reeves, Wade Bowmer, and four people who choose to remain anonymous.
FOOT SOLDIERS FOR MEDIA FREEDOM who gave a SLIGHTLY LESS BASIC TIP: Andrew Kennedy, Bob Ogden, Chris Lawrence, Coralie Naumann, David Heath, deejbah, dfk, Drew Mayo, Emma Cooper, Garth Kidd, Katie McLaughlin, Karloscar Hall, Leanne Oâ€™Donnell, Mathew McBride, Matthew Hall, Michael Harris, Michael Keating, Michael Rowe, Paris Lord, Peter McCrudden, Ric Hayman, Rohan Pearce, Smurfingbeer, Stacey Ryan, Stu Annels, Susan Rankin, Syl Mobile, Tim Bell, and seven people who choose to remain anonymous.
MEDIA FREEDOM CITIZENS who contributed a BASIC TIP: Anthony Agius, Daniel Oâ€™Connor, Errol Cavit, Greg Randolph, Jason Anderson, Kate Carruthers, Lucas James, Peter Viertel, Raena Jackson Armitage, and five people who choose to remain anonymous.
And another 11 people chose to have no reward, even though some of them were the most generous of all.
Australian wine will be featured at a White House holiday reception this week. Pity vino lovers in China who, due to Beijing’s coercive tariffs on Aussie vintners, will miss out. #AussieAussieAussieOiOiOi!
Yellow Tail (stylised [ yellow tail ]) is an Australian brand of wine produced by Casella Family Brands. Yellow Tail as well as Casella Family Brands as a whole are both based in Yenda, New South Wales.
Incident postmortems focused on growth – without the blame game
When images of bloodied feet swept across the internet earlier this month, author John Birmingham took notice.
Poll watcher in Michigan testifying that black lives matter people wore rhinestones. This was a problem for her. [And many other tweets.]
Poll watcher in Michigan testifying that black lives matter people wore rhinestones. This was a problem for her. [Archived version of the twitter thread at #28.]
Meanwhile... over at Fox News, @seanhannity says the quiet part out loud.
32. Trump Has Discussed With Advisers Pardons for His 3 Eldest Children and Giuliani - The New York TimesRudolph W. Giuliani, who is promoting baseless claims of widespread election fraud, talked about a pardon with President Trump as recently as last week.
Pauline Hanson has savaged Qantas’s plan to refuse passengers who don’t get a COVID vaccination, saying she had “no intention” of getting one and claiming without evidence that “I probably don’t need it anyway”.
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