- Yet another tax hike on cigarettes justified by heath concerns where the revenue is pointedly not earmarked for health expenditure. Ho-hum.
- The asylum seeker policy race to the bottom just gets more and more repellent.
- Oh Eddie Obeid, it’s all just such a witchhunt, isn’t it? That nasty, nasty ICAC.
What news story/commentary/analysis has grabbed your attention lately?
As usual for media circus threads, please share your bouquets and brickbats for particular items in the mass media, or highlight cogent analysis or pointed twitterstorms etc in new media. Discuss any current sociopolitical issue (the theme of each edition is merely for discussion-starter purposes – all current news items are on topic!).