[LINK] funniest headline

Tom Koltai tomk at unwired.com.au
Sat Aug 21 10:25:28 AEST 2010

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> [mailto:link-bounces at mailman1.anu.edu.au] On Behalf Of Fred Pilcher
> Sent: Saturday, 21 August 2010 9:51 AM
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> Subject: Re: [LINK] funniest headline
> On 21/08/10 09:33, Tom Koltai wrote:
> > Ditto the Pirate Party AU or Coalition of Alien UFO watchers
> Strange comparisons, Tom.
> I have some sympathethy with the Pirates but I've been unable to find 
> any information about the UFO watchers. I assume they're 
> another bunch 
> of tinfoil hatters if they're not just a product of your imagination.
> What comparison either of them might have with a party founded on 
> principles of basic human rights and keeping religion out of 
> politics is 
> beyond me. If you consider them comparable I'd be interested 
> to know how.
> You might like to start here:

Sorry Fred, the Alien UFO Watchers are a figment of imagination.
It was a flippant response to what I thought was whimsical evocation of
voting preferences on your part.

Unfortunately many Parties these days have very focused manifesto's with
unfortunately "reality bites" missing entirely from their planned

Possibly, advancing years are causing a level of senility to creep in
and dogma my cynicism. 


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