[LINK] NOIE Update - 5 October 2001
Mon, 08 Oct 2001 09:29:26 +1000
And I have to add, as a subscriber to the Gummint Media Release email
service, that I am considerably pinged off by the anti-Labour inclusions in
these bulletins. I subscribed to the service for IP news, not crap like :
>TITLE: MINISTER FOR FAMILY COMMUNITY SERVICES - SWAN 'THE SERIAL
>MISLEADER' STRIKES AGAIN
>Family and Community Services Portfolio
>SNIPPET: The Minister for Family and Community Services, Senator Amanda
>Vanstone, today expressed her surprise of how desperate the Labor Party
>had become. "Last financial year, the Government provided over $25 billion
>to assist older Australians. "In th
this isn't news, it's opinion, and I think a blatant misuse of the
apparatus. It wasn't always like this.
At 10:13 AM 6/10/2001 +1000, DaZZa wrote:
>Have you ever actually _read_ any of the crap NOIE puts out?
>As part of my Masters degree last semester, we did a research project
>evaluating one of NOIE's papers.
>I put together a report that was longer than the NOIE original - and it
>can't have been too far wrong in its criticisms, because I got 90% for it.
>Given the obvious failings of Senator Dick, the Minister for
>Miscommuniction I shouldn't say I'm surprised, but the fact that we, as
>taxpayers, are actually _paying_ people to provide such codswallop boggles