Recently I made a seemingly innocent comment on Facebook that Flakes are my favorite chocolate. Outrage followed. How dare I as a Christian eat chocolate that is Halal certified? So let’s talk about that. First up: What is Halal?… Read More ›
Today is Clean Up Australia Day. Made me think about what else we could do, apart from picking up rubbish – although that is awesome, to indeed truly Clean Up Australia. Some of the things on my list are tongue… Read More ›
Today is my eldest daughter’s birthday. Happy Birthday Lakeisha. As I reflected on the last 19 years and her future it made me reflect on the financial advice I would give her. Some of my blogs are very public. Some… Read More ›
So there is outrage today after a Billboard in Melbourne advertising an Australia Day event featured two Muslim women. Cue Gasps. I wonder if the people outraged are the same people with ‘Love it or Leave it’ bumper stickers on… Read More ›
Let’s Talk Complete and Unrealistic Media Freak Out: The Apparent Horror Of An Interest Rate Increase.
Well the media are waxing eloquent about the horror of the banks lifting interest rates just before Christmas. (I do smile as to why the media think that the manifestation of capitalism should be impacted by the celebration of the birth… Read More ›
Currently watching the News reports of the protestors post the US Presidential Election. Two things that the Clinton side of politics rallied with great passion against Trump was that he was bigoted and/or intolerant and that he was foolish for… Read More ›
Woohoo: The Sharks Won the NRL Grand Final After 50 Years. Here Are My Suggestions For Media Headlines.
Woohoo the Sharks won the NRL Grand Final (14-12) for the first time in their 50 year history. (pic taken of fan car whilst stopped at the lights at Kogarah earlier today.) As I watched the game I started… Read More ›