2016.02.16 Political Pageant Queen
I even accept for the sake of argument that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged. - Justice Antonin Scalia
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"I even accept for the sake of argument that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged." - Justice Antonin Scalia
"There are those who contend that it does not benefit African-Americans to get them into the University of Texas, where they do not do well, as opposed to having them go to a less-advanced school, a slower-track school where they do well," he said. "One of the briefs pointed out that most of the black scientists in this country don't come from schools like the University of Texas. They come from lesser schools where they do not feel that they're being pushed ahead in classes that are too fast for them." - Scalia in Fisher v. University of Texas
AGL donations http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/feb/04/agl-pulls-out-of-coal-seam-gas-across-australia-leaving-farmers-ecstatic http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/feb/12/agl-pleads-guilty-to-11-counts-of-not-declaring-political-donations
Crowdfunding survivors of church child abuse to travel to watch Pell give evidence http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2016/feb/16/child-sex-abuse-survivors-crowdfund-to-fly-to-rome-for-george-pells-evidence https://www.gofundme.com/sendballarattorome
R.I.P. (aka Coming to an End)
- Andrew Robb
- Mal Brough
- That Robert Wanker
- Ian Macfarlane
- Freedom Boy - "Tim Wilson is a political pageant queen and a media whore."
Antonin Scalia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antonin_Scalia http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-scalia-ranch-20160214-story.html http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2013/06/justice-kagan-and-justice-scalia-are-hunting-buddies-really/277401/ http://edition.cnn.com/2016/02/14/opinions/david-axelrod-surprise-request-from-justice-scalia/ https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/texas-tv-station-scalia-died-of-a-heart-attack/2016/02/14/938e2170-d332-11e5-9823-02b905009f99_story.html
Dave Mirra http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb/04/bmx-star-dave-mirra-dead-of-apparent-self-inflicted-gunshot http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb/10/concussion-questions-haunt-bmx-riders-after-dave-mirras-death https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concussion_%282015_film%29
"In the mix of this discussion is a handful of powerful lobbyists such as the Property Council of Australia (former employee: Scott Morrison) and the Housing Industry Association, who are warning that house prices and rents will rise if there is an end to negative gearing." http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/16/ending-negative-gearing-wont-matter-the-economic-risk-is-already-baked-in
Drug "street values" and their repetition in "news"
"The milestone will see Australia draw level with the population of Shanghai, which houses 24 million people in a thousandth of the space."
Alan "I'm a festering c***" Jones and his calls for another stolen generation
Vlad cleaning house at the Russian anti-doping agency? http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/feb/15/former-russian-anti-doping-chief-nikita-kamayev-dies-report http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-35575774
Tim Cahill and Shenhua https://twitter.com/Tim_Cahill/status/699522789695479808
Gunners 2 - Leicester 1 http://www.premierleague.com/en-gb/matchday/league-table.html
Another Flare up in the A league http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-16/ffa-ban-policy-approved-by-western-sydney-wanderers-and-sydney-/7170734
Eva Cassidy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rd8VktT8xY