- NSW GOVERNMENT, TRAINS
The Luddite counter-revolution is in full swing, the Federal Government is moving to give themselves another pay rise, and the Australian people are going to be blasted out of internet data transfers by the KP-MS axis. (That's Kerry Packer Bill Gates, the respective richest men in Australia & the USA.) If Allan Fells had his way, SPIN suspects that this granting of oligopoly bandwidth would fail.
Back in the 60's & 70's till Rupert migrated, Kerry got regularly blasted by Rupert. But now, with the KP-MS axis in full swing, it looks like the NEWS operation has been hopelessly f****d by offspring Lachlan, & is losing out big time. The digital data bands have been hijacked by the KP-MS axis.
Still, Australians can hope. At the moment it looks like two losers trying to be winners together. Perhaps Rupert has a covered card somewhere.
And personally, SPIN believes that little Johnnie
overestimated the power of TV editors. Trouble is, we the people
are totally disillusioned with our politicians, but are disorganized
we don't know where to turn.
The approach of the third millennium brings
There is an undercurrent of apprehension in the air, and SPIN believes
that the public media is somehow being "managed" in the "greater
of the people.
This page published 26 December 1999.