Poison comment of the month: February

Scott BridgesFeb 20, 2009 26

Anybody who has been unlucky enough to spend time wading through the comment threads at Bolt or Blair's blogs know that their commenters (supporters and opponents) can say some p

Blair: you never laid a hand on me

Feb 19, 2009 17

Tim Blair's confidence regarding future disputes with Pure Poison is apparently based on his

Help us condemn lefties too

Feb 19, 2009 49

Some of you may have noticed that, although the four writers behind Pure Poison are clearly lefties from left-wing sites apparently dedicated left-wingedly to attacking conservat

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Being an opinion-maker means never having to say you’re sorry

Feb 19, 2009 30

For pundits with an agenda to push, one of the best things about blogging has to be the fact that new posts appear at the top and old content just fades into the archives. Get something

Global warming is a load of crap. Or not

Scott BridgesFeb 19, 2009 9

Andrew Bolt is a strident critic of the AGW theory (I don't need to provide any links for that, do I?), so what is it with

You’re wrong, Kevin. Just because

Scott BridgesFeb 19, 2009 11

There are many, many theories about how best to educate children and they overlap, contradict and borrow from each other. The "silver bullet" of education is probably so elusive because

The writing class

Scott BridgesFeb 18, 2009 8

Last month Andrew Bolt made an oblique reference to Australia's "writing

Bolt: Ross Gittins hates compassion and pity and decency

Feb 18, 2009 24

Andrew Bolt has a fantastically unfair go at Age columnist Ross Gittins this morning, following Gittins'

Bolt blinded to 50% of stats

Scott BridgesFeb 18, 2009 4

Any primary school student (even the ones that go to those eeeeevil government "schools" that indoctrinate instead of teach) will tell you that "predict" means "have an educated and inf


Feb 18, 2009 2

A common cry of tim's winged monkeys when anyone criticises his work is that the critic fail