The Resistible Rise of Benito Dutton

The onward march of Benito Dutton … The old show back on the road … Perils ahead … The Alexandra Club’s membership crisis … Bruce Lehrmann sets himself on fire – Pyromania … Free speech hypocrites

High hopes

Last Chance Saloon under new management … Politicians unceremoniously shunted off the judicial patch … Intervening years of dithering about indefinite detention … Synchronistic surprises … Gaza and context … Gideon Levy talks about follies on multiple fronts

Prattfall

Cardboard’s international strategic advisor … Global possibilities … A short history of Prattism … Next up for Advance Australia … Straw man threat to free speech … Can we ever get too much of Gentleman Bruce?

Campaign scraps

Leftover skerricks from the campaign … Clive Palmer’s generosity … LawAsia … L’il Kris Kenny … Preening has a Price … Demographic division … Clapping the NZ PM … Granny’s lifestyle

Democracy at work

The secret army of “pro-democracy” zealots under the command of puppet-master Mikey Pezzullo … Scott Briggs, a Cromwellian figure … Marr’s Makarrata¬†… Otto Abetz scouting for a soft seat in Van Diemen’s Land … Timor Leste – bugged, bothered and bewildered – in memory of Fishnets, Winston and Woodside

Kindergarten of the air

Baby talk on Q & A … Lord Moloch tapped on the shoulder … Shareholders nervous response to Uday doing more office work … The Molochs get Wolffed … The Fun Review’s bloated helpings of stodge … No more Jesus jokes in NSW … Cutting through with the Voice