The Flat White Team

Brainfart at Tiffany’s

11 January 2020 4:06 pm

Because the extraction of gold, diamonds, platinum and other precious metals and jewels — and their working — has nothing…

When Kylie Jenner is more practical than the entire parliamentary Greens, we’re in trouble

9 January 2020 3:18 pm

You’d think the last thing the Greens would want to do at the moment is produce more hot air, but…

The Greens: cashing in on death and destruction

7 January 2020 6:03 pm

It’s an ill wind and all that — and the Greens are certainly making hay while the bush burns. Only…

Jezza or Greta: can you spot the difference?

16 December 2019 2:36 pm

Here’s Greta Thunberg telling porkies about not being able to get a seat on a train: And here’s Jeremy Corbyn…

Unadulterated crap

3 December 2019 2:20 pm

The team at The Conversation — motto: academic rigour, journalistic flair — clearly believe that their shit doesn’t stink. So…

I love a man, er, Green in uniform

27 November 2019 2:30 pm

It’s going to take a long, long time to ever forget Greens Party leader Richard Di Natale’s 2016 spread in…

How woke is your tote?

12 November 2019 7:23 pm

As F. Scott Fitzgerald said, “Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me.” For starters, they…

Stop those tears! Can’t you see the oceans are already rising?

1 November 2019 3:07 pm

Another day, another useful and informative bulletin from Extinction Rebellion. It appears that the silly hippies aren’t just scaring innocent…

It’s all happening with Extinction Rebellion

24 October 2019 10:30 am

The SpecOz, natch, is on the Extinction Rebellion mailing list — so we couldn’t help but notice this highlight from…

What confidential talking points?

14 October 2019 4:21 pm

As everyone and their dog knows, the Prime Minister’s media office mistakenly sent today’s official confidential Coalition talking points to,…

When political foes are fairer than ‘progressive’ media, our democracy has problems

26 September 2019 5:00 am

You cannot hope to bribe or twist (thank God!) the British journalist. But, seeing what the man will do unbribed,…

Sorry Greta, but some feral children just love fossil fuels

24 September 2019 6:00 pm

People, people, people! How could we? We’ve been so distracted by Greta Thunberg that we’ve forgotten our history – or,…

Are the Greens endangering children with climate rally rabbles?

16 September 2019 3:03 pm

The cat is out of the bag. Yes, so the Children’s Crusade, the kiddies climate rally or whatever you want…

Just who is protesting in Hong Kong?

3 September 2019 5:34 pm

Just who’s protesting in Hong Kong? It’s only radicals, apparently. That’s what the Nine Network’s left-wing tabloids, claim, anyway: So…

Wally World logic, deciphered

29 August 2019 6:07 pm

The latest on Brexit from Dr Waleed Aly, the noted Monash University political scientist and public intellectual: British Prime Minister…

It’s the arts

12 August 2019 1:37 pm

It’s the arts. From The Age: Next month, Melburnians will have the chance to experience one of the city’s most…

A great crime, Their ABC-style

23 July 2019 10:53 am

No. An old-age pension couple who can no longer afford electricity didn’t burn coal in an attempt to stay warm.…

Their ABC: tax cuts cause crime

10 July 2019 5:56 pm

Over the past few years, it’s been clear that despite all the public noise peace terms of a kind have…

ANZ, Maria Folau and the joke of the year

25 June 2019 4:16 pm

Want to hear the joke of the year? A bank — bank, mind you — is giving public lectures in…