This Week In Double-Speak (#1)

or Double-Speak, And Why We Will Love Paying More Tax And/Or Otherwise Subsidising The Wealth-Rorters Politics, and rorting an economy – It’s a game of semantics, and the bastards are so brazen and cock-sure now, that they barely try to hide it. Double-speak is more rife than ever, and is being used like a hammer to overtly pound propaganda and disinformation into the heads of the dumbed-down, confused, sedated, and easily-distracted masses.  Insulting enough; but so much worse due to the pathetic quality of the language used, and worse again because the brainless media and consumers thereof simply gobble it all up, … Continue reading This Week In Double-Speak (#1)

$ervices Rendered – Re-Post

NOTE: Another post that I’m dredging up from February.  Re-posting this, just because it disappeared for a while, and today it was commented on by someone who tried to insult me by using bad words… (see below the post). So, the Australian Taxation Office has handed ~$880 Million to News Corp… What. The. Fuck? It is portrayed in the mainstream media as a “long-running court battle”.  Well, I call bullshit. “The money represents years of claims for exchange rate losses run up by News following a 1989 restructure of the empire.” What the fuck?  That’s just international business, right?  Exchange … Continue reading $ervices Rendered – Re-Post