Happening things

Monthly Archives: February 2011

Happening things

February 13, 2011

Normally I’m in favour of anything that upsets Tony Abbott’s apple cart, but the whole ‘Shit happens’ media beat-up was pretty unfair.  Seemed like a good time to post my old ‘Shit happens’ cartoon.  This one’s for you Tone…

I love a sunburnt country

February 4, 2011

It really gets on my goat that people keep quoting Dorothy Mackellar’s My Country as proof that there is no such thing as climate change.  A poem written more than 100 years ago by a homesick 19 year old versus an ever-increasing body of refereed scientific thought…hmm, hard to know which way to jump really.

Nothing against Ms Mackellar herself, whose … more »