A Tumbler of Armagnac

Ask me anything   Politics, international relations, writing, law, music, fatherhood, catblogging & whimsical nonsense, served with no ice, in the tiny hamlet of Bell on the banks of Merri Creek, Victoria, Australia

twitter.com/armagny:

    emma-soup:

    At least now we don’t have to worry about gay boat people using fast Internet to learn at a well funded school.

    (via lewillma)

    — 1 month ago with 9635 notes
    Koyunbaba - mind map by a classical guitarist conquering a challenging and unorthodox piece. #music 

http://heikematthiesen.wordpress.com/2012/12/16/koyunbaba/koyunbaba-mindmap/

    Koyunbaba - mind map by a classical guitarist conquering a challenging and unorthodox piece. #music

    http://heikematthiesen.wordpress.com/2012/12/16/koyunbaba/koyunbaba-mindmap/

    — 2 months ago
    #music  #koyunbaba  #guitar  #classical guitar  #heike Matthiessen  #art 

    Tara Moss I had no idea. So brave and that was so awesome. Now followed up by a little wriggler from the IPA cheer squad banging on about political correctness. #qanda

    — 2 months ago with 2 notes
    #auspol  #tara moss  #qanda 
    "He could be the Bogan Berlusconi of Australia"
    Richard Flanagan, on Clive Palmer.
    — 2 months ago with 6 notes
    #auspol  #qanda  #abc 

    Writers are smarter and better. Exhibit 1 #QANDA with Keneally, Moss and Flanagan.

    — 2 months ago with 2 notes
    #abc  #qanda  #writers  #politics  #auspol  #australia 
    When the Abbott front bench travel, these silver spoons are carefully removed from their rectal passages to avoid issues with security scanners. They are carefully washed, polished, and readied for their masters’ return.

This is an important aspect of your democracy.

    When the Abbott front bench travel, these silver spoons are carefully removed from their rectal passages to avoid issues with security scanners. They are carefully washed, polished, and readied for their masters’ return.

    This is an important aspect of your democracy.

    — 2 months ago with 10 notes
    #Abbott  #pyne  #hockey  #liberal party  #auspol  #tories  #australia  #canberra 

    sandandglass:

    Tony Abbott, Australia’s Prime Minister and self-appointed minister of women’s affairs, winks at a radio DJ after Gloria, a 67-year-old pensioner, tells him that she has to work as a telephone sex worker to make enough money to pay for her medical expenses. 

    Technology eh? Abbott wink GIF.

    (via wheresmypineapple)

    — 2 months ago with 18807 notes
    #auspol 
    Yes, repost it people, send this one viral pleeese!

    Yes, repost it people, send this one viral pleeese!

    — 3 months ago with 24 notes
    #auspol  #budget  #got  #abbott  #hockey  #australia  #politics  #lols 

    Something magic, crafted by humans, to counteract the budget pain…

    — 3 months ago
    #Music  #classical music  #lute  #guitar  #karamazov  #auspol 

    skibreaux:

    A series of reactions to the Abbott government budget this evening

    (via fourhundred-luxe)

    — 3 months ago with 100 notes
    #auspol 
    Was that as good for you as it was for me, Joe Joe?

*puff*

Fucked ‘em, didn’t we?

    Was that as good for you as it was for me, Joe Joe?

    *puff*

    Fucked ‘em, didn’t we?

    — 3 months ago with 3 notes
    #auspol  #budget