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Living under Dan

It can’t get any worse

26 November 2022

9:00 AM

26 November 2022

9:00 AM

I’m not sure why we do it – but we spend a large slab of each year living in Victoria. That’s right, living under Dan, the Teflon man.

Of course, there have been times when we had no choice. We were caught in Danistan in 2021 and couldn’t leave. Let’s not forget that Dan enforced over 260 days of lockdowns – lockdowns when you couldn’t travel more than 5 kilometres from your house; when there was a curfew from 9pm to 6am; when many shops, cafes and restaurants were forcibly closed; and when playgrounds were out of bounds for a time.


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