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The Weak in Politics

The Weak In Politics

The Weak In Politics

Friday 27 January, 2017
Heard down the NSW corridors of power “The turnover of premiers is just as high during the Coalition government as it waswhen Labor were in government” “Yes but the Coalition has managed it without the aid of power broking from Eddie and Joe” Trump – the critical first days Critics are astounded that Trump has […]
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Heard down the NSW corridors of power

“The turnover of premiers is just as high during the Coalition government as it waswhen Labor were in government”

“Yes but the Coalition has managed it without the aid of power broking from Eddie and Joe”

Trump – the critical first days

Critics are astounded that Trump has been President for a week and there are still some women, Muslims and Mexicans whom he hasn’t got round to offending yet.

Trump cabinet confirmation news

Upon hearing of James Mattis’ confirmation as Defense Secretary public safety officials posted ‘Beware of the Mad Dog’ signs outside his office.

Brexit latest

Following Theresa’s landmark Brexit speech Nigel Farage is reported as saying that if she believes it promises such an unbelievably fantastic future for Britain why the hell wasn’t she on the hustings with him during the Brexit referendum campaign?

Mumblings from the White House

Trump looks like becoming the first President ever to establish a family dynasty in the White House during the first week of his Presidency.

The Melania factor

In the early assessments of the Trump Presidency the Melania factor has been overlooked.  Her elevation to First Lady has prevented Bill from becoming First Guy and creating a situation at the White House where more than one person sleeps with a President at a time.

Trump media policy

Experts believe that once Trump realises that communicating to the public through one hundred and forty characters at a time is not a satisfactory alternative to the media he’ll switch to Wikileaks.

Moscow perspective

Putin’s view of the Trump inauguration was compared to the Trump view of a contestant who had just been crowned Miss Universe at a pageant.

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