Politics

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Three reasons the Liberal Party is heading for the slaughter

Try as I might I can’t imagine any possible, even unlikely, scenario where the Coalition government in Canberra manages to get returned in the widely expected May 2019 general election. To …

Culture

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Wolyn

If you are after a truly harrowing movie experience (perhaps as an antidote to the over-cheery Christmas spirit) of the kind that’s just not produced by Hollywood, I can recommend …

But is it any good?

History

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Wolyn

If you are after a truly harrowing movie experience (perhaps as an antidote to the over-cheery Christmas spirit) of the kind that’s just not produced by Hollywood, I can recommend …

The Genesis Event

Low CO2 killed the megafauna star

Books

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20 best books I’ve read in 2017

I read. Too much. In fact, my New Year’s resolution for 2018 is to read less, and instead fill that time with some more profitable pursuits, like making some profits …

The best books in 2016

The Joy of Sex* (and Books)

WTF

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What’s your star sign? The Bull(s**t)

Those f***ing close-minded straight men and [shuffles the deck, pulls out a card] their disbelief in astrology: Over the past two to three years, astrology has shifted from being a …

Love

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Fifty Shades of Red

Normally socialism buggers you through high taxes, over-regulation and social control. A growing wave of sex-positive feminists are working to usher in what they describe as a “pleasure revolution” in which …