Darn!

Anyone who says nature abhors a vacumn has never read the Adelaide Sunday Mail. 112 pages of nothing, plus multiple vacumny inserts. I bought a copy yesterday for the second time in my life. I had breakfast at McDonalds, and glanced through the Sunday Mail while munching my hotcakes. I was interested in their poll …

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What is Wrong With Catherine Deveny?

Catherine Deveny, comedy writer, stand-up comedian and perpetual sad sack. I have never encountered a column writer who has such an immense talent for finding something offensive or hurtful in ordinary day to day life and human interaction. But she manages to slip beneath even her former underwhelming efforts in her column variously titled private schools muck up, watch …

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UN Official – Be Like Cuba, For Children’s Sake

Jose Juan Ortiz, UNICEF’s representative in Cuba, clearly knows what side his bread is buttered on. In ceremonies in Cuba yesterday to celebrate Universal Children’s Day, Mr Ortiz said: Cuba is among the countries that have best implemented the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Countries in the world should learn from Cuba on the protection …

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