Timeless Truths

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Apr 222015

In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame,  two is a law firm and three or more is a government.
John Adams

If you don’t read  the newspaper you are  uninformed, if you do read the newspaper you are  misinformed.
Mark Twain

I  contend that for  a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying  to lift himself up by the  handle.
Winston Churchill

A government which  robs  Peter to pay Paul can always  depend on the support of  Paul.
George Bernard Shaw

Foreign aid might  be defined as a  transfer of money from poor people in rich countries to rich  people in poor countries.
Douglas Casey,  Classmate of Bill Clinton at Georgetown  University

Giving  money and  power to  government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage  boys.
P.J. O’Rourke,  Civil Libertarian

Government is the  great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody  else.
Frederic Bastiat,  French economist(1801-1850)

I  don’t make jokes. I just watch the  government and report the  facts.
Will  Rogers

In general, the art of government  consists of taking as much money as  possible from one part of the citizens to give to the other.
Voltaire   (1764)

Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn’t mean politics won’t take an interest in you!
Pericles (430  B.C.)

No man’s life,   liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is in  session.
Mark Twain   (1866)

Talk is cheap…except when government does  it.

The government is like a  baby’s alimentary canal, with a happy appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other.
Ronald  Reagan

The  only  difference  between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the  taxidermist leaves  the  skin.
Mark Twain

What this country needs are more unemployed  politicians.
Edward Langley,  Artist (1928-1995)

A  government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you  have.
Thomas Jefferson

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.

If you think  health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it’s  free!
P.J.  O’Rourke

Apr 162015

Viv Forbes calls out the Temperature Alarmists:

The Bogus Temperature Scare

Above: The Climate Scam billionaire and the crazy train driver.

There are people who want us to:

close all coal mines and abandon reliable power stations while littering the landscape with unreliable wind turbines and solar panels; abandon grasslands and grazing animals to scrub and ferals; stop coastal fishing and development; live without cars in high rise dormitories; create their brave new world where electricity will be rationed, expensive and intermittent; and hand control of national development, resources and tax revenue to a vast unelected global government. Their real aim is to end national sovereignty and individual property rights.
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Barnaby Joyce, Halal Idiot

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Apr 162015

We’ve always thought Barnaby Joyce was a bit of a loose canon; now we know when it comes to Halal Certification, he’s a complete idiot. From The Pickering Post.


(We wonder which individual in the picture has greater intelligence?)

According to popular wisdom, there is no way that Sharia law should, could or would be allowed in Australia. In fact, Barnaby Joyce wrote an article in The Australian on 21 May 2011 stating just that. It was titled ‘No place for Sharia law here’. Good on him.

Unfortunately, the good news ends there. In the past.

That’s because the same Barnaby Joyce has just claimed that unless Australians stop campaigning against halal certification, which gives the big Sharia law tick of approval to the food we eat, our steaks will triple in price.
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Halal Fees and Terrorists

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Apr 162015

From The Pickering Post:


One of many ignorant shock jocks opining on claims that halal certification fees go to terrorist groups: “Of course there’s no proof of that”, said Hadley somebugger. But the Arab Bank (a prolific advertiser on Sydney’s 2GB radio station) was found liable in Linde v. Arab Bank, PLC in September last year for funding 24 separate terrorist attacks. Well done Mr Hadley!

And you might like to note the following, it is the 2013 Annual report signed off by the President of the Islamic Council of WA, (Dr) Rateb Jneid:
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