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Wednesday, 14th November 2018

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Larry Pickering

Larry Pickering

Four-time Walkley Award winning political commentator and Churchill Fellow, has returned to the fray over concern that the integrity of news dissemination is continually being threatened by a partisan media.

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RUDD EVOKES OLD MEMORIES... old memories of Rudd

It’s all flooding back now and I recall why replacing him with Gillard seemed such a good idea at the time. To put it as diplomatically as possible; Rudd is the same old obnoxious wanker!


MALCOLM IN THE MIDDLE... of a Green campaign?

Malcolm Fraser was the Malcolm Turnbull of the old Libs but even Turnbull must have smacked his forehead after reading ex-PM Malcolm Fraser was campaigning for the Greens.


WIN, LOSE OR DRAW, BILL WILL KILL KEV

The mass exodus from Labor’s front and back benches indicates the extent of the white-hot hatred for their Kevin, but it’s any port in a storm for Labor. Kev cannot not save the ship but fewer seats will be lost at sea.



KEV BACK IN HIS ELEMENT

The mastermind of our broken borders, one K. Rudd, is not the most diplomatic of diplomats, yet on Thursday he will take Julia’s VIP jet to Indonesia in an attempt fix a problem that is, to him, no more than an electoral liability.


THERE'S A MUSLIM IN THE MINISTRY

Okay, so what! Not all Muslims are terrorists but all terrorists are... oops I’d better not be politically incorrect. Anyway there are enough of them (Muslims I mean, not terrorists) here now to warrant Parliamentary representation. No big deal.



RUDD UNAWARE OF A NEST OF WHITE ANTS

The Fairfax pro-Julia juggernaut has already started to leak the more nefarious of Kevin Rudd’s personality weaknesses. And there are plenty yet to be disclosed.


IMMIGRATION INTAKE IN TATTERS... thanks to our Kev

One had an expensive watch (it may have been a copy) another was speaking fluent English. None seemed underfed and two were definitely overfed. Persecuted refugees? I couldn’t see how that could be true. These blokes were Iranian.


RUDD HAS MORE THAN ABBOTT TO WORRY ABOUT

Only the Labor Party, it seems, would consider replacing a hopeless leader like Rudd with a hopeless leader like Julia and, in desperation, then replace a hopeless leader like Julia with the original hopeless leader, Rudd. Crumbs!



A VILE PIECE OF TRASH CALLED SUMMERS

I received a call from the Brisbane Courier mail, “Larry Pickering? Anne Summers says people like you are responsible for Jill Meagher’s rape and murder, do you have a reply to that?” They couldn’t print my reply.


A VERY SHORT HONEYMOON FOR KEV

I was wrong when I said that even the union factions wouldn’t be stupid enough to install Kev again! But they were stupid enough, and we watched it all unfold. The AWU’s Bill Shorten, (Big Bill Ludwig’s apprentice) held enough faction votes in his hot little hand to ensure Rudd got the nod.



IT MIGHT AS WELL RAIN UNTIL SEPTEMBER

If you want to know what’s happening in Canberra, get to know the Comcar drivers. In my time in the fishbowl I found they were the best source of intel, both juicy and substantial.

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