My Latest Twitter Updates

  • Pyne and Mirabella sent out for an hour. That's secured the majority for later on. #qt #
  • The Forgotten Families demand a parliamentary sitting next week… #qt #
  • A Battler's Buffer… #qt #
  • @crazyjane13 It's excruciating and embarrassing to listen to. #
  • Statement by Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens is here: http://auspol.info/lfG8tA – interest rates unchanged again this month. #
  • Stevens: "At today's meeting, the Board judged that the current mildly restrictive stance of monetary policy remained appropriate." #
  • The GP SuperClinic for Port Macquarie! #qt #
  • As it happens… #qt #
  • Just imagine what it would be like if every minister could be as effective as Roxon. Detail, clarity, little jargon, a bit of biffo. #qt #
  • @TheTooHugeWorld That's true but most of them can't manage it even then. #
  • That's one of life's little pleasures: to be able to jump in your car and go places. #qt #
  • Page 553 of The Practice, under the new paradigm… #qt #
  • That look is even better than the Death Stare. #qt #
  • It's all going to go up in smoke on Sunday… #qt #
  • "He can wait five more sleeps for an answer." #qt #
  • "Those full details will be available on Sunday." #qt #
  • RT @NeilMcMahon: Horrific damage in Melbourne's CBD. #melbquake http://bit.ly/ljuF6u #
  • "The the PM immediately explain why she is so determined to deceive the people…" #qt #
  • A series of questions, not a motion? #qt #
  • The Speaker has had a growing concern but let's proceed. #qt #
  • Hillary Clinton's 'Tech Camp', teaching activists how to protect themselves as they use social media to organise: http://auspol.info/jYjyUI #
  • "Missing Milly Dowler's voicemail was hacked by News of the World" http://auspol.info/mrdDmw – a compelling piece everyone should read. #
  • Vice-President Joe Biden joins Twitter: @VP http://auspol.info/lrB64b #
  • @NeilMcMahon With only one tweet so far, we can't be sure it won't end up like this account: http://auspol.info/jbqiDc #
  • Another evening car trip listening to LNL – tonight the city/country divide. Nourishment. #
  • But switch on the TV and it's McTonyWindsorHappyDay… #SenatorJoyce #Lateline #
  • July 6, and for some reason I know that Nancy Reagan turns 90 today… #
  • And 40 years ago today, Gough Whitlam was in China, days ahead of Nixon's announcement of his 1972 visit: http://auspol.info/jMDD44 #
  • As Switzer notes, Malcolm Fraser said of Whitlam at that time: "This man is a disgrace to Australia." #
  • Spooner must be delighted that 40 years on he can draw another cartoon of McMahon: http://auspol.info/jMDD44 – a fisherman playing a trout. #
  • Question time has become rather questionable itself: http://auspol.info/k0egxq – Tony Wright on this week's abuse of the parliament. #
  • Amazon buys Book Depository, Reader's Feast closes: local bookshops more nervous. http://auspol.info/l1IlHf #
  • The Society of Modest Members is back in business: http://auspol.info/mnzN3U #
  • Make or break on carbon: http://auspol.info/lzg3R2 #
  • The politics of the carbon tax issue is testament to an inadequate & dysfunctional political system: Shaun Carney http://auspol.info/kkGT3d #
  • @kirkbroadhurst It does seem gratuitous in this case. #
  • Another word on the Oxford comma: http://auspol.info/kYrKDV #
  • RT @wombat1974: isn't that what happens after the boat race? You hit the pubs hard and end up in an Oxford Coma #
  • Gags and leaks – Peter van Onselen says "there are tensions brewing to the surface in the Liberal Party." http://auspol.info/kxi0b8 #
  • Otto von Hapsburg, eldest son of the last emperor of Austria-Hungary, dies at 98: http://auspol.info/ldoiKd – a storied family indeed. #
  • @johnalchin He outlived all 7 of his younger brothers and sisters. http://auspol.info/m0QHX5 #

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