The Pickering Post
Wednesday, 19th September 2018

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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.


In reference to guns, what is a squib?

Trader (DD).................. A round when fired that does not have enough force to exit the barrel and gets stuck.


What legal term means, “under penalty”?

What did William Young invent in 1800?

What was the usual vocation of the aeronautical Wright brothers?


An elongated, fast-swimming cephalopod mollusc with eight arms and two long tentacles, typically able to change colour.

Things the Nips put in sushi.

Dangerous ordinance

....a malfunctioning cartridge ...

It's a fizzer, where the primer doesn't ignite the charge and the projectile says in the barrel.

dimeasaurus rex

A stuck bullet