MORE MEDIA HYPOCRISY

Australian footballer Israel Folau, a devout Christian, quoting Corinthians, warned on social media that “drunks, homosexuals, adulterers, liars and fornicators will end up in hell unless they repent. Jesus Christ loves you and is giving you time to turn away from your sin and come to him.” A number of questions arise.

EMOTION VERSUS REASON

Bloody hell! Surely Colin Craig and Jordan Williams are not going to go another entertaining 15 rounds. They’d both be smart to call it a draw and walk away as I’m sure the key witness Rachel McGregor would certainly wish. Neither are wealthy and have already incurred huge legal bills from the month long first trial.

TRUMP

Why so much surprise over the Mueller report dismissing the ludicrous collusion assertion? That’s not me being wise after the event. A few months after the election I wrote of this absurdity in NBR, saying the collusion claim was first made before the election. To make it one must know it and thus should be able to produce the evidence instantly. As it eventuated, it took a costly, extensive and pointless two year investigation to show what was obvious from the outset.

MORE MEDIA CONTRIVED NEWS

“LYDIA KO BODY SHAMED” led the Stuff web-site on Sunday, in the process making it clear they had no news to report. So too the Herald, adding the adjective “Disgusting”. Both accounts were age-old newsroom beat-up fabrications. Here’s what happened.

FURTHER NEWS ON THE BAWLING BABY PROBLEM

Sam has reported his wife rejected my helpful suggestion I out-lined last week to solve his howling baby problem, namely cooking and eating it. Wearing her lawyer’s hat she rather stiffly complained that murder is illegal.