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A Rose by Any Other Name

A scraping of chairs as blunt pencils came to rest Smiles of satisfaction from chair borne robots who had met the test Mid the comfortable, constant hum of cool air, their mission was complete  Page upon page of political correctness as ordered by Gods elite  Soon it would be official and nicknames for soldiers strictly […]

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Only in Australia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ

Strange but Truth ๐Ÿ˜Œ๐Ÿ˜Œ Our 1901 Constitution does not mention having any political parties running the government. Nor does it mention a Prime Minister, how one should be appointed, or the limitations that should govern what a PM may or may not do.In other words, the political parties have hijacked our government system and installed […]

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Australian Past ~ Scubby D. Dingo ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ

Ten years ago, Australia had five car manufacturers, Ford, GMH, Toyota, Nissan and Mitsubishi. Now we have none. All gone overseas and the reason given? Costs were too high. Funny that the cars we are now importing (Malaysia etc.) are no cheaper. I remember back in 1968 living in Brisbane when the three major cities […]

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The photograph on this post shows Australian soldiers on the Western Front suffering from trench foot during the winter of 1916, being carried by Australian ambulance men to transport, which was to convey them to hospital.

Many soldiers were evacuated from the front line suffering with trench foot. Prolonged exposure to damp, unsanitary, and cold conditions caused boils and sores, which could lead to fungal infections, gangrene, and even amputation. Keeping oneโ€™s feet dry and regularly changing oneโ€™s socks were two ways to help stop the spread of trench foot. Many […]

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Pink Robin – Australia

There are many things in the natural world around us that can really help to enhance our appreciation of the world where we live. Often, you donโ€™t have to do more than look out your back window to begin appreciating it. Just watching squirrels run through a tree can show you how amazing our planet […]