My Latest Twitter Updates

  • Attorney-General Robert McClelland with Rob Mitchell, ALP candidate for McEwen, in Wandong. http://twitpic.com/29lsqy #
  • Hidden Valley in McEwen from Great Dividing Range http://twitpic.com/29ltdn #
  • Campaign rooms of Cameron Caine, Liberal candidate for McEwen, in Wallan http://twitpic.com/29m8ln #
  • ALP OUT – side of hill protest outside Beveridge, in McEwen electorate. Land tax protest. http://twitpic.com/29mimq #
  • @sunnyhall Yes, indeed! A very interesting excursion it was too. in reply to sunnyhall #
  • @sunnyhall Wandong and Wallan… perilously close. in reply to sunnyhall #
  • What's this about Latham? Is he appearing somewhere tonight? #
  • @sunnyhall It didn't show in this photo but there's "ALP OUT" cut into the hill outside Beveridge. http://twitpic.com/29mimq in reply to sunnyhall #
  • @belinda_1310 Oh… I watched that drivel once, not sure I can face it a second time, even for Latham. in reply to belinda_1310 #
  • @ben_hr His piece in the Fin Review today is quite sharp. Whatever you might say about him, he's an astute observer. in reply to ben_hr #
  • @ben_hr Yes, that 21-page introduction to The Latham Diaries should be required reading in every Australian Politics course. in reply to ben_hr #
  • Aust Electoral Commission says 14,030,528 people enrolled to vote in Aug 21 election: http://auspol.info/bCWW2F – up 385,455 since 2007. #
  • AEC also says 85,996 additional enrolments were received between the Sat election announcement and close of rolls two days later. #
  • You can check enrolment numbers in each electorate plus age groups and gender here: http://auspol.info/dC3nmz #
  • @anthonybaxter The govt tried to change this but it was blocked in the Senate by the coalition and Fielding. Greens & Xenophon supported. in reply to anthonybaxter #
  • Latham's column in the Fin Review today lists 5 ploys being used by Gillard, adopted says Latham, from Bob Carr's election manual. #
  • Latham: Ploy No 1 – The Time-Buyer: putting off difficult decisions, eg. Citizens' Assembly idea. #
  • Latham: Ploy No 2 – The Diversion: shifting the agenda, eg. sustainable population instead of asylum seekers. #
  • Latham: Ploy No 3 – The Illusion: of taking action, eg. East Timor processing centre. #
  • Latham: Ploy No 4: The Sacrificial Lamb: to allow you to 'move forward', eg. Kevin Rudd. #
  • Latham: Ploy No 5 – The Micro-Announcement: nugget-sized policies, eg. old cars rebate, school uniforms rebate. #
  • Latham says the Oakes leak raised at the National Press Club was from Rudd. #PMLive #
  • Latham: When you hear the pitter-patter on the roof at night you know it's rain… when you heard Oakes you knew it was Rudd. #PMLive #
  • Latham says Rudd has options for work… understands Rudd was humiliated and hurt but says he's a coward, is "unmanly" to act this way. #
  • What would I do if I met Latham and wasn't judged manly enough? #ILiveInTheSuburbsToo #
  • Hewson & Latham are two of most prominent political commentators in the Aust media – both led their parties to crushing defeats. #
  • Latham word association…Gillard-red; Swan-duck; Oakes-fat; Abbott-Costello; people who ask you about politics – well-meaning but stop. #
  • Ch 10, first with old news… RT @Sandra_Sully: Mark Latham names Labor's serial leaker. We're clearing it with our lawyers…stay tuned!! #
  • Agendas and bias on the media trail: http://auspol.info/bsuqhs – Jonathan Holmes on the decline of The Australian. #
  • Another profile of Lindsay on #Lateline… it may be a "powerful symbol" but there are other seats to harp on about… #
  • @nicodonnell And she's a "marketing executive"… the triple whammy! in reply to nicodonnell #
  • @smurray38 A curtain-raiser to the Gillard-Swan contest the following week? in reply to smurray38 #
  • The Morgan Poll released earlier today has 2PP ALP 53-47 (down 2.5) with primaries ALP 42 (down 2) LNP 42 (up 3.5) http://auspol.info/bJxvjo #
  • The politics-media death spiral: http://auspol.info/9eilOl – @timdunlop – joined at the nose, staring obsessively! #
  • Weather report via SMS from Athens airport: mid-30s. Friend wants to know if the election is in the bag… an ambiguous question. #
  • Richard Posner says the Washington Post's series on the National Security State isn't great journalism: http://auspol.info/dogiPo #
  • ABC newsreader on 774 just referred to the "Prime Minister Julia Leak"… #

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