Politics: The King of Idiots and his Golden Standard

Corey BernardiSo are you a single parent or a step parent, well then according to Mr Abbotts former good buddy Cory Bernardi your family is inferior to his “Gold Standard Traditional Family”. We should all be focusing on and praising traditional families, none of this adoption or step parent nonsense; also IVF is bad and right up there with human cloning (I think he is a bit confused on what each of these is ) and adoptive parents fail the ‘Gold Standard’ test so they join the rest of the great unwashed as inferior.

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Politics: Dreaming of past glories

politicsYes it is 2014 and yes I am commenting on politics already , this article below highlights one of the many things that worry me about the Abbot Government. They are running on the fumes of the past, making the assumption that they can repeat the successes of previous LNP govt’s without actually making any effort to look at what will need to be done or even if it can be done. During the election all we heard was “Stop the Boats” and “Scrap the Carbon/Mining Tax” with little or no real policy and now that they are in government it seems that they are running with a ‘She’ll be right mate attitude’ , a hodge podge of broken promises and contradictory policy. But hey at least they can keep blaming Labor, I mean the Newman Government is still doing it, so guess Abbott and Co. will do it for at least the next 3 years.