What’s with the flag waving this year? In previous years, I don’t recall people flying Australian flags from their cars. The last two days, I have seen several on the roads. This kind of patriotism makes me nervous. It is dangerous, and opens the door to bigotry and intolerance.
My first major disappointment in the new Labor government. This argument shouldn’t be about whether homosexual marriage is right or wrong, it’s about whether citizens of the ACT have the right to govern themselves. As a territory, we already do not have the full set of rights the states have. If we do not have… Continue reading ACT Citizens Disenfranchised
I unexpectedly got tagged by Currawong. I don’t think there’s much point in these memes, but I’m happy to give it a try. Here’s the rules: Each player starts with eight random facts/habits about themselves. People who are tagged need to write a post on their own blog (about their eight things) and post these… Continue reading 8 Random Facts About Me
I’m doing a masters degree at the Australian National University. I hate group assignments. 80% of the group doesn’t contribute. There is an over-eager team leader, who annoys everyone, and the subject matter isn’t brilliant. It’s a pain.
I can’t say I understand the whole LOLCATS thing, but these LOLPOLS are brilliant.