From Oz to Colombia

“There will be no Coke Tax under my government”

Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos has proposed a carbon tax to be paid by companies who pollute the environment:

“There are companies that deserve to pay taxes, because they are polluting too much,” Santos said in a meeting with leaders of the Green Party in Bogota on Tuesday, World Environment Day.

This can’t possibly fail.  (Tim Blair)


The queer & twisted world of Bobby Brown:

“Dear Earthians:”

We live in a world in which right wing commentary totally overruns progressive commentary…  “

 I wonder why the relatively few conservative commentators are overrunning the “progressive” commentary of so many in the media, especially in the ABC and Fairfax. (Brown fumes)