NSW Election 2015: Small Parties, Smaller Minds

There lies an inherent danger in voting for minority parties in the state election next year. The largest problem is that for many of the small parties in next year's election, their needs would be better served as a lobby group; in fact, the Australian Cyclists Party IS a lobby group, one that is seeking … Continue reading NSW Election 2015: Small Parties, Smaller Minds

Vaccinate Your Goddamned Kids

Today, there is a five-year-old boy in the ICU of a major hospital. He has been on life support for the last week and his doctors say that now, all they can do is wait for his immune system to respond. He has chicken pox and is going to die. His parents do not believe … Continue reading Vaccinate Your Goddamned Kids

Someone Needs To “Coward Punch” Some Sense Into The NSW Government

Yesterday Barry O'Farrell, the endless fount of wisdom that he is, announced new laws designed to curb this "recent spate of alcohol-fuelled violence", including restricted trading, lock-outs, and mandatory minimum sentencing. While everyone seems to be reacting to the new alcohol laws, I have this to say, BOO-FREAKING-HOO. If you're still out and needing to … Continue reading Someone Needs To “Coward Punch” Some Sense Into The NSW Government