It’s come to this: Iraq is falling apart in a sectarian insurgency launched by the same nut-job Sunni fundamentalists trying to overthrow Assad’s Syrian regime … Read more
I got back to Central station just after six on Friday evening. The intercity was comfortably populated going out of Newcastle station, nearly full leaving … Read more
After a few late nights and cases of cider, my old mate Dave, the Central Coast police detective, and I, were well on the way … Read more
Saturday, May 3 was an average sort of Saturday on the Central Coast.
About 6:20am, police and emergency services were called to a house fire … Read more
I have to make clear, right at the start, that former Australian Water Holdings chairman (and sometime Labor Council Secretary, NSW treasurer, transport minister and … Read more
Yes, as through this world I’ve wandered
I’ve seen lots of funny men;
Some will rob you with a six-gun,
And some with a fountain … Read more
There had always been something a little weird about the pilot.
Whenever the subject of Captain Abbott came up, many people mentioned the male anorexia … Read more
I was down at Possum Point, which is not far from Batemans Bay, taking a few days off with Joadja and Jesse Dingo when the … Read more
Last week the Afghan government released 65 suspected Taliban militants from prison. The US military, due to pull out of that benighted country by the … Read more
I watched a great doco on ABC TV the other night. Titled “88”, it was about the March for Justice, Freedom and Hope on Australia … Read more