One story. Two interpretations.

It always amazes me how two people can see the same event, but have completely different interpretations. This brings me to today's observation: coverage of the Liberal Party leadership. According to The Age, speculation over the leadership is "at fever pitch". However, according to The Australian,* "public momentum for a leadership challenge to Tony ­Abbott is losing …

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Let’s ignore question time

Our politics is overly focused on process stories. For instance, I was watching the 7.30 Report (I think) on Monday night, and Melissa Clarke turned a story about the federal budget into one of political tactics and other filler. I'm not picking on Melissa here, she's a young and I have no doubt very promising …