Archive for September, 2010
Keeping up the Sunday tradition of giving offence
Learning about Tony Blair’s book Sir Roger’s mind is flooded with lines from Macbeth: “It is an accustom’d action with him, to seem thus washing his hands”
Posted: 5 September, 2010 in History, Iraq, politics and government, Religion, US Politics, values.
Tags: A Journey, all the perfumes of arabia, Blair, Caesar, Iraq, jerk, Macbeth, political values, politics, Religion, shakespeare, Tony Blair, values
Stephen Hawking’s new book says “It is not necessary to invoke God to light the blue touch paper and set the universe going.” This has enraged vested interests.
Posted: 4 September, 2010 in History, Maths, Religion, Science.
Tags: big bang, Brief History of Time, creation, genesis, gravity, Hawking, Higgs Boson, journalism, Lord Sacks, Lucasian, M-theory, mathematics, Mlodinow, multiple universes, Newton, origin, Religion, religious values, Science, The Grand Design, universe
How the iPad caused Hitler’s downfall … Even the mighty are frustrated …
Posted: 4 September, 2010 in comedy/humour, fun, History, Internet, Media, values, Video.
Tags: Apple, Apple iPad, comedy, comparison, Computing, downfall, ebook, Hitler, HP, humor, humour, Internet, iPad, iPad issues, iPhone, iPod, kindle, multitasking, spoof, tablet, technology
Watching the bible-bashing Liberal MP David Clarke ranting on Stateline why was one reminded of right-wing shill Alan Jones and flatulent royalist David Flint
Posted: 4 September, 2010 in Art, Australian Politics, Australian Values, Culture, Life, politics and government, Religion, Sex, values, Video.
Tags: abomination, adoption, Alan Jones, Art, art exhibition, Australian political values, Australian Politics, Australian religious values, Australian Values, bible, body, breasts, Cardinal Pell, charity, Christian Democrats, christianity, Connie Fierravanti-Wells, David Clarke, David Flint, demon, demons, Eric Abetz, Festival of Light, Fred Nile, gatecrash, generosity, George Pell, Helen Coonan, homosexual, homosexuality, human body, Joseph Campbell, Kevin Andrews, lesbian, Liberal, Life, life force, liverpool council, loathing, marriage, masochism, mortification, Nick Minchin, NSW, NSW Parliament, nude bathing, nudity, Opus Dei, politics, pornography, Psalm 2, psalms, Religion, religious values, road rage, same sex, Sex, Stateline, Ted Haggard, temper tantrum, theocracy, Tony Abbott, un-christian, values, zealot