[LINK] Of hung parliaments and pathology [WAS: ALP Net censorship policy hidden, but alive and far-reaching]

David Boxall david.boxall at hunterlink.net.au
Fri Aug 20 11:25:04 AEST 2010

On 18/08/2010 4:43 PM, rene wrote:
> ...
> It might well be high time that both major parties got a wake up call by
> means of two hung houses of Parliament!
> ...
Pondering the phrase: a hung Parliament. I get an image of that 
marvellous entrance to Parliament House. High above, corpses hang, 
gently swinging and rotating in breezes from the air-conditioning.

That would more correctly be a hanged Parliament. Which perhaps it 
should be.

An acquaintance characterised our choice as one between psychopaths and 
sociopaths. I don't know how fair that is, but it's admirably succinct.

This election, more than any before, I feel in danger of overdosing on 

David Boxall                    |  Dogs look up to us
                                |  And cats look down on us
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                                                    --Winston Churchill

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