Monthly Archives: January 2011

Podium people

I’ve taken part in, and eavesdropped on, several wonderful discussions recently about whether Aussie PM Julia Gillard is a nasty person because she didn’t show much emotion about the Queensland floods in front of the cameras, and whether Queensland premier … Continue reading

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Conspiracy or cock-up? You decide…

Happy New Year! Here’s to the next 12 months – I hope they bring us all health, happiness and hilarity. Speaking of hilarity, I’m still shaking my head in bemusement at the latest twist in the Hanover Finance/Mark and Amanda … Continue reading

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