Yesterday 24/01/2022 the Queensland Integrity Commissioner resigned. Today the head of the Queensland Anti Corruption Watch Dog resigned. Nothing to see here….please move along….Nobody wants to see State promoted integrity enforces quitting because they can’t enforce integrity. I mean that… Read More ›
Peter Pilt on the News
Peter Pilt’s concern about the Djokovic deportation ruling – And it has nothing to do with vaccinations.
So tennis World No.1 Novak Djokovic, has just failed in his court attempt to over turn the Federal Government’s second cancellation of his visa. He will now be deported. I have oscillated between being against him being allowed in Australia… Read More ›
Where Are All The Police? Cafe Border Force.
Over the Christmas/New Year break, I had two and a half weeks off. During that time, I drove extensively around the Sunshine Coast, spent a week in Brisbane, where I drove in and out of the Brisbane CBD multiple times,… Read More ›
Halloween – Trick or Treat or Something More Sinister or am I Just a Halloween Grinch?
I have been asked a lot this year what I think of Halloween. Possibly more than any other year, which I think goes to show that, each year it’s getting bigger and bigger. I noticed a new trend this year… Read More ›
Just Calling Out Hypocrisy In Our Leaders and Media
Just before I start this blog, I will state that I am not an anti vaxer…I am however anti-lemming. I am also anti media and political hypocrisy and will call it out when I see it. Last week, the Queensland… Read More ›
Morning News Wrap for 31st August 2021
Each morning of the week (except Sundays), I summarise the news and post it to Facebook under the heading of the Morning News Wrap. Its the news mixed with a little commentary, seasoned with some attitude and simmered in a… Read More ›
Let’s Be Careful How We React To Others During Lockdown.
One of the hugely negative consequences of the current pandemic (apart from the obvious issues of people dying, being sick and people and businesses struggling financially), is that we are now very much a divided nation. State against State Region… Read More ›
Week In Review Morning News Wrap. From Around the Globe to Your Frontal Lobe. 28th January 2019
The Morning News Wrap has morphed into a weekly Week in Review. Same style, Same amount of attitude and sarcasm. Maybe slightly more stories. Eerie orange dust cloud sweeps across the town of Birdsville. The Greens Council of Orange are… Read More ›
The Biggest News Stories of 2018
For the last 8 years I have been writing a Morning News Wrap: summarizing the news of the day. This has now stopped as of just before Christmas, but here are the top 26News Stories of 2018….Do you agree with… Read More ›
Peter Pilt’s List Of The Top News Stories of 2017
I write a summary of the news each morning called the Morning News Wrap. As 2017 draws to a close, here are my suggestions for the Top News Stories of 2017. In no particular order. 1) Donald Trump and Twitter…. Read More ›