It’s a marathon episode for serious political tragics! I’m joined by Snarky Platypus to discuss the ABC TV documentary series Nemesis about the three recent Liberal Party prime ministers of Australia. But we also find time to discuss other matters.Continue reading “The 9pm Nine Years of Nemesis and Chocolate Cake with Snarky Platypus”
You may well have thought that a certain once-potent political party, the Australian Democrats, imploded around the turn of the 21st century, and you’d be right. But they’re back, with a podcast titled Keep the Bastards Honest. This week I became their first non-party guest.Continue reading “The 9pm Extra: Keep the Bastards Honest episode 5, “The Murder on Thursday Law with Stilgherrian””
It’s Day 42 of Stilgherrian’s coronavirus isolation. People are getting restless, and Australia’s COVID-19 tracing app has been downloaded by a couple million loyal citizens. There’s quite a bit about that.Continue reading “The 9pm His Plague Diary 7”
In this episode, Nicholas Fryer joins me to explore politics at the end of 2018.
We talk about potholes in the sky, nurses, some disturbing animal action, Pete Evans, Hawaiian monk seals, morality, colonoscopy, and much more.Continue reading “The 9pm Arch Window of the Prostate Exam”
Papua New Guinea suddenly remembers itâ€™s not a colony any more and acts like a real nation. Nicholas Fryer makes some modest proposals. And there’s terror in the streets of Baltimore.
In this episode, there’s talk of hedgehogs and weasels, refugees and terrorism, and more.Continue reading “The 9pm Victory over the Adult Hedgehog Onesie Bomber”
A ship holding people prisoner is not a prison ship. Senator Bill Heffernan goes on record with a self-description. And thereâ€™s some lifestyle advice from QUT.
In this podcast, there’s talk of any number of things which should cause worry.Continue reading “The 9pm Orgy of Confusion”