Thursday, April 24, 2014
It's so hard to write about.
So this was my attempt to conjoin other people's losses with my own experience of someone terrific, SSM Frank Tattersall, who lost his life serving his country . . .
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Only one issue is galvanising Australia at the moment - Bob Carr.
While it's understandable that people are fascinated by his diaries, perusing these for insights may not necessarily be the best way to prepare for the future.
A Collins off Cockburn Sound - Defence Photo
That's why I attempted to link him to the new submarine in the Canberra Times. Degree of difficulty : 2. Degree of fun : 9.
Sorry . . .
Saturday, April 12, 2014
The Collins program spends 40 percent of the Navy's maintenance budget on a weapon used by just 6 percent of the personnel.
As I suggested in the Canberra Times, it looks as if here we go again . . .
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
But when you look at the result of the latest WA election, it seems we want more spiritually, too.
There's nothing like a trip to Sweden to make you thing there should be something more to life than just raking it in, as this Canberra Times column suggests . . .