Clearly the Government will pursue fracking, despite what the masses …

Comment on Minister’s blinkered view of US fracking sites by Surprised!.

Clearly the Government will pursue fracking, despite what the masses say.
If they hadn’t why would they have gone on the jolly?

The US has a better water supply than us, so again I ask, what’s plan B for when we pollute our water supply?

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Big drops in grog crime, break-ins on way down: police
Statistics are wonderful things. I’m unsure why everyone is so sceptical about them.
There’s was a story about a certain car manufacturer in Australia that doubled their sales in a year !
They sold their second vehicle at the end of the first year.


No power for eight hours on hot, humid day
This fiasco has become quite concerning. This is the same government that financially penalises the IT provider, for not swapping a computer keyboard on time, yet has the audacity to allow an essential service to regularly fail, with no thought of compensation to the customer.
Unstable and erratic power supply is becoming a major and costly concern for all.
Interestingly in SA, they send a cheque by way of an attempt to recompense for loss of food and a form of apology.
The NTG are far too arrogant for that and it is very disappointing, but we continue to accept and support incompetence.
For how much longer?


Election 2020 salvos fired with Alice the first battleground
Perhaps we could all vote for the independents instead of the major parties, that would send a clear message.


Old visitors centre trashed
@ Liberal: Yes you are correct, it starts with the parents but there should be a mechanism in place to deal with the delinquent children.
But, because we elected a piss weak government and continued apathy, we condone the government’s impotence.
The continual assaults and vandalism gets worse and the government erroneously or stupidly thinks that an art centre will appease the masses.
Real change, it appears will only begin when the public take protection of their person and property into their own hands.
If the pollies allowed the police to uphold the law and the judicial system was allowed to deal with this in a proper manner, perhaps we may have a chance.
But alas I’ll just put up with increasing taxes and rates to pay for the damage.


Billionaire may invest in giant Tennant solar farm
@3 Psuedo Guru: I’m with you on this. Unless someone can redefine Ohms Law, it’s pie in the sky.
I like the sentiment but let’s generate locally and use locally.


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