Twitter Updates

  • Sam Neill rejects New Zealand knighthood – – Hadn't realised PM Key has brought back imperial honours – archaic nonsense. #
  • Infiltrating the party womb – – labored humour… #
  • Watching donated pennie makes sense for Labor – – Michelle Grattan on political donations and buying access. #
  • Sense of history lost as a legend is revived – – Kerry-Anne Walsh on Hawke, Rudd, Keating, Howard and Turnbull. #
  • Rudd gets to the point, eventually – – measuring the PM by the centimetres of his column… #
  • RT @danupoyner: Have just become aware of the existence of Max Weber and his famous lecture 'Politics as a Vocation'. #
  • Max Weber: "Politics is a strong and slow boring of hard boards" – why practitioners should be respected, not reviled? @danupoyner #
  • Gay Protests as Australia Affirms Gay Marriage Ban – – New York Times reports on protests at the ALP National Conference. #
  • How to Lick a Slug – – Nicholas Kristof on playing indoors 'cause that's where all the electrical outlets are. #
  • But this wasn't our instant response… RT @SkyNewsAust: BREAKING NEWS: The Kyle & Jackie-O Show has been suspended until further notice. #
  • More lies and obfuscation… RT @SkyNewsAust: Austereo management say Kyle Sandilands is unable to perform his duties on-air at this time. #
  • School Is Out but Education Doesn't Stop for the Obama Daughters – #
  • @lyndons Derryn Hinch was taken off air by 3AW in Oct 1980 for threatening to defy the election blackout. Recording here: in reply to lyndons #
  • @DHughesy I notice Austereo couldn't spell "principles" correctly. How appropriate. in reply to DHughesy #
  • They can't spell "principles"! RT @DHughesy: Bring back the kyle& jackie o show, their listeners deserve them #
  • With Twitter's Arrival, NFL Loses Control of Image Game – – and as usual the quality of the repartee is dazzling… #
  • The Flourishing Life of the Obit Desk – – obituaries have taken on a new life… #
  • A Political Odyssey – – extracts from new book by Dan Balz & Haynes Johnson on the 2008 US Presidential election. #

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