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Cuchulainn
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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

August 31st, 2018, 10:26 am

I doubt if the psychopath Brendan Smyth went to the confessional. Sean (Cardinal) Brady  (as papal notulist when Brendan Boland was interviewed in 1975) did nothing. For Smyth it was business as usual right up to 1990s' AFAIK.


https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-northe ... ndan-smyth

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For record, Sean Brady was centre stage last Sunday in the Phoenix Part, Dublino with il Papa and he received communion. No good deed goes unpunished.
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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

September 12th, 2018, 10:38 am

Thank you for showing us that Australia also has ultra right-wing nut cases elected to office. The US isn’t alone...
 
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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

November 9th, 2018, 1:54 am

Triggering best Johnny Carson memory ever: Tomahawk

Punchline: I didn't even know you were Jewish!
 
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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

August 10th, 2020, 8:02 pm

Adam Goddes does the haka (and not as entertainment as the commentators seem to claim, turkeys).
You can only take so much racial abuse I suppose.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=32PZWtjbtq0

There was a program on BBC2 about Adam Goddes. It felt like 50s apartheid for me.

Imagine this happening on BBC's Match of the Day.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2g1ow2j_E0

Denial is not a river in Egypt.
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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

August 10th, 2020, 11:24 pm

He's Australian, I've checked that his mother is Indigenous Australian from the Stolen Generation. He's doing the Aboriginal war dance (!= haka, afaik). Why such a fuss?
 
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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

August 11th, 2020, 10:18 am

He's Australian, I've checked that his mother is Indigenous Australian from the Stolen Generation. He's doing the Aboriginal war dance (!= haka, afaik). Why such a fuss?
Because you are taking it on face value and incomplete information.
It is not 'what' but 'why'.
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262537412640768743.999999999999250072597198185688879353856337336990862707537410378210647910118607313

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Re: Can we start a thread on Australia?

September 11th, 2020, 8:02 am

Rio Tinto CEO to Step Down Amid Fallout Over Destruction of Ancient Rock Shelters

https://www.wsj.com/articles/rio-tinto- ... 1599782719
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