Tag Archives: Sinclair Davidson

Rafe’s rounded up posts …

…Poor Old Rafe at Catallaxy Files has a superb roundup of links to read this week. At Catallaxy, there are many more superb columns from the likes of Economics Professors,  Sinclair Davidson and Judith Sloan, so go over there and … Continue reading

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winners and big loser …

Punters pick Abbott as the debate winner, big winner actually: A fortnight ago both Sportsbet and Centrebet had the ALP at $4 for a win, and the Coalition at $1.24 or $1.25. Last Saturday, before the debate: Centrebet: ALP $5.75, … Continue reading

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budget scandal … crash and burn

Every time Labor open their mouths about budget spending, it gets worse. From a ‘guaranteed 2013 budget surplus’, which is what the former Gillard/Swan government had promised since 2010, the Rudd/Bowen replacements have only made things worse, much worse. rovingjay.com: … Continue reading

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the great big voter con …

The answer: Yes, some voters are. Christopher Carr Are voters really that stupid? Will scams like the ‘PNG Solution’ persuade voters that Labor can be trusted with another term? It is deeply unsettling to think a certain segment of the … Continue reading

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on media sycophants …

An Irish politician lets rip, via Catallaxy: Irish MP Clare Daly on Barack Obama syc·o·phant (s k-f nt, s k-) n. A servile self-seeker who attempts to win favor by flattering influential people. [Latin s cophanta, informer, slanderer, from Greek … Continue reading

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magic money … miracles and illusions

The great financial con continues, mirrors, top-hats and bunnies everywhere. Yes, those bunnies, the true believers about Comrade Gillard’s fiscal utterances. Economist Professor Davidson has them pegged: Fiscal illusion and the Medicare levy Only mean-spirited people would begrudge paying more … Continue reading

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Wong, wrong … Swan, goosed

I just heard Finance Minister Penny Wong being interviewed on ‘her’ ABC by Labor shill Fran Kelly. The balderdash and spin was off the Richter scale, yet Kelly just let Wong get away with it as usual. The biggest baldfaced … Continue reading

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Left, delusional … left delusional, “dangerous, dim-witted”

Simply devastating, “unbroken record of failure is impressive.” Henry Ergas dismantles Wayne Swan Simply magnificent. Deconstructing Swan’s arguments is as challenging as picking a dead man’s wallet. Shop-worn tropes go round and round, like unclaimed bags on an airport carousel: … Continue reading

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appeasing the unions …

Economics Professor, Sinclair Davidson is on a roll today, he finds the Labor Government are involved in xenophobic misuse of the Australian Tax Office in an attempt to appease their Union base. Davidson: Temporary visa holders to be audited by … Continue reading

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graphs to looming fiscal nightmare … “not a pretty picture”

Labor spin-masters are trying to play down Australia’s worsening economic future. The financial wizzes at Catallaxy Files have produced this counter that puts it into perspective. Look at them all, and weep. Ten years of a mining boom, pi**** up … Continue reading

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