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Thus Spake Mungo#113 God and Tony Abbott

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  1. Mungo as usual your “satirical bent” has substance behind the appearance of mere verbiage. Our society is at risk from the substantial collection of “god botherers”who are in decision making positions within government -obviously not an usual situation in any mix of parliamentarians of either persuasion. But the current mix is fiercely wedded to doctrines that may may do harm to our society; the most obvious is Climate Change – the sheer determination to ignore science will do us all harm,especially our grandchildren Their beliefs in “god and his wisdom” are in reality a return to the toxic Howard years and the dark ages. Many sections of our society will suffer -the massive apathy which seems to infect mainstream society will not know what is happening until it affects them personally. Then they will not be relaxed. It is a very sad state of affairs Gordon Gecko is alive and well and we are indeed open for business -god help us all as we see everything “privatized and sold off. Economic efficiency is the mantra but is it effective?
    Terry Morrison

  2. Education Gonski, Abbott Outski, Turnbull Inski!

    as usual, I feel you are correct: I think the Devil has taken Tony, & God will want to correct this: hopefully very soon! Perhaps Tony will be consumed by the fires of Coal Seam Gas, or the message that might have saved him was delayed in the copper wires of his version of the internet….
    I personally think the boats will sink Tony. How long will the Indonesians take having people illegally transported on Orange boats to their shore? What happens if some started in Siri Lanka? I can envisage the International Court investigating the illegal dumping of boat people in Indonesia, as well as the human rights issues?

    Bring it on!
    regards Doug


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