Here is the report card:
|Succeeded in registering & restricting civilian gun ownership.||Failed to register or restrict civilian ownership of guns.|
|Solved ethnic violence in Czechoslovakia by subdividing it.||Failed to solve ethnic violence in Yugoslavia by subdividing it.|
|Helped out Franco by providing an air force||Helped out KLA by providing an air force.|
|Was an incredibly charismatic speaker.||Was caught out frequently telling lies.|
|Managed to eliminate or suppress political opposition.||Overt political opposition still active.|
|Did not manage to avoid active military service.||Successfully avoided active military service.|
|Wrote a book.||Wrote presidential directives.|
|Persecuted drug users & homosexuals.||Has a brother who imported drugs.|
|Had a buddy called Benito who got the trains running on time.||Has a buddy called Tony who reminds one of a chihuahua.|
|Enemies cast doubts on masculinity.||Enemies do not question randiness.|
|Enemies slander he gained power by lighting Reichstag fire.||Enemies slander he gained power by accepting foreign bribes.|
|Got the German economy humming & stopped hyperinflation.||The USA economy was humming. (Fed. stopped inflation)|
|Started SS & strengthened German Army||Weakened FBI & CIA & US Military.|
|Turned Germany into a police state.||Still trying to turn USA into police state.|
|Started WWII in the sixth year of office.||Failed to start WWIII after 7.5 years in office.|
GST & TELSTRA SALE.
300 Australians demonstrated against the GST on Sunday. Of course since his lies about the GST have been uncovered, no one trusts Prime Minister Johnny at all, trouble is, they don't trust Opposition Leader Kim either.
Independent Senator Harradine won the cause of Independents huge prestige when he refused the GST. I do not think we should begrudge Taswegians the slightly larger share of Telstra funds that Harradine won. After slowing the GST he deserved some reward.
It is becoming apparent that the Indonesian Government or army has been playing a shell game with military aid to Timor pro-integration hoodlums.
Haven't those people learned? The media in a developed society far outranks the military. As Indonesia becomes developed, what was previously hidden will be exposed. Do those people think that they will not be given up when the economic screws are applied? One has only to look at Pinochet. Even Gaddafi was not immune to economic pressure.
And the Australian Media is heavily involved in
Some of their mates got murdered. Even the Australian Federal
has finally recognized this.