The Pickering Post
Friday, 20th April 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.


What Aussie male swimmer has won the most Olympic gold?

My apologies... Ian Thorpe won five Olympic gold medals, the most won by any Australian. I'm chucking that reference book out the window. JennyF again! The quinella this time!


There are three cardinal sins in Judaism … Idolatry, Adultery, what is the third?

What class subject did Elvis Presley fail in at school?

What is the only essential vitamin not found in a normal white potato?


There you go Jenny .................

And Julia Gillard reckons that I am a misogynist nut job.....

What's right is right..

I was about to E-mail young Jackson and ask him to discretely check you stash for some of that high grade hydroponic stuff>>>

Both have 4 individual gold...but Thorpie has the relay gold on top...

YES WE DID>>>>>>>>>>>>>YES WE DID<<<<<<<<<<<<<

Ian Thorpe

3 Silver
1 Bonze

Larry your wrong>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

Ian Thorpe is the most decorated Australian Olympian of all time, in terms of gold and total medals. His three gold and two silver at the 2000 Summer Olympics are the largest in a single Olympics by an Australian.[8]
Dawn Fraser and Murray Rose jointly held the previous records for gold medals, and Fraser the record of eight medals in total, prior to Thorpe.[88]

I was on the SIAC pooldeck when the Thorpedo won his first Olympic Gold Medal .. I was there less than an hour later when he won his second Gold. He was very humble and very professional in contrast with the current crop of miscreants.

Bugger ....Got me again Jenny.
I had things to do!! shucks

Ian Thorpe

What a fine display it was too.Dam good on him! ;))