Twitter Updates

  • A beautiful set of numbers tell only part of the economic story – http://twurl.nl/eutcxf – Tim Colebatch dissects the GDP figures. #
  • You can’t hide when you seek – http://twurl.nl/i71r7v – Gordon Farrer looks at the “tech tapeworm in the intestines of the internet”. #
  • Nearly missed this article by Martin Flanagan – http://twurl.nl/fumvl0 – on Noel Pearson, Aboriginal leadership & his rating of former PMs. #
  • @Nana_Mex I follow Newt… (hanging head in shame) in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • The Genius of George Orwell – http://twurl.nl/1ycsji – 60 years after 1984 was published, Jeremy Paxman on one of the greatest writers. #
  • @Nana_Mex He doesn’t say a great deal, but plugs his media appearances and articles. in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • Cautious at Heart – http://twurl.nl/d81dyp – David Brook offers a conservative’s view of why Sonia Sotomayor deserves confirmation. #
  • On the Cusp of Historic Majority, Senate Democrats Miss ‘Pillars’ – http://twurl.nl/h76zym – Robert Byrd & Ted Kennedy are missed. #
  • Cynical Rudd/Non-news || Gordon Ramsay branded a “low life” by Aust PM – http://tinyurl.com/lr3sf4 – RT @yahoonewsfeed via @geehall1 #
  • Channel 9 news led with this rubbish tonight – shameless in-house promotion – http://tinyurl.com/lr3sf4 – and tweeters treat it seriously. #
  • No.2 item on Ch9 news was magazine publication of photos of Rudd’s wife at gym – some issues of privacy but essentially another non-story. #
  • And Tracy Grimshaw presides over an appalling tabloid program which thrives on voyeurism, exploitation & soft targets. Hypocrites. #
  • @Nana_Mex No, he is a performer building an audience through these antics. Why get sucked into this nonsense? It’s inconsequential. in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • Defining Pandemic – http://twurl.nl/tmkf3i #
  • At least the Chinese know what to do with “unhealthy information”… – http://twurl.nl/3tbe0m #
  • @Nana_Mex But Newt is at least a person of consequence, someone who matters, even if we don’t agree with him. in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • @john_larkin Next you’ll be trying to tell me she’s a journalist of substance… in reply to john_larkin #
  • Yes, @tristankent – the faux outrage of a TV network trying to prop up a faux-current affairs program is obvious. Remember Frontline? #
  • @Nana_Mex He matters because he has influence in the GOP, as does Cheney. We SHOULD keep an eye on him, but no need with Ramsey. in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • @RicRaftis I use CyberPalace, 531 North Rd, Ormond – Richard. He may be able to help. 9578 0588 in reply to RicRaftis #
  • @Nana_Mex I agree with you!!!! But I won’t waste my time talking about Gordon fucking Ramsey! in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • @tristankent He’s cashing in on popular media just as Howard did with cricket/Anzac, etc. Next he’ll be hugging a tearful Tracy, on-camera.. in reply to tristankent #
  • @Nana_Mex There’s nothing wrong with my blood pressure! Stop picking on me! in reply to Nana_Mex #
  • Just completed the online Registered Teachers Survey for the Victorian Institute of Teaching – http://twurl.nl/n0tx7t I was randomly chosen. #
  • The Importance of Being Obama – http://twurl.nl/wae3hm – Eugene Robinson on the power of personal history as an instrument of foreign policy #
  • On Lateline, Tony Jones just said that a Google search on “Mark Arbib kingmaker” produced 179 results. I got 210 – http://twurl.nl/fe61iq #
  • A Google search for “Mark Arbib” – http://twurl.nl/geh08e – produces 73,400 results, incl. outdated Wikipedia entry: http://twurl.nl/i2dkwg #
  • RT @Colvinius: Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow the infrastructure packages will be rolled out, until the last syllable of recorded time. #
  • Senator Bob Brown’s legal costs appeal site has exceeded its bandwidth limit… http://www.on-trial.info/ #