Another hot week. The poor schoolkids must be getting depressed now, with school about to go back… I’m trying to think back over the past few days, and I’m coming up blank. Must have been an exciting and memorable week!
This week was the thirteenth anniversary of the Canberra Firestorm. I was in the middle of the fires.
Gee, what a surprise Putin was responsible for the assassination of Alexander Litvinenko. I’m shocked, I tell you. Shocked! And now we have Fiji making military alliances with Putin, and Russian military arriving in the South Pacific. These are things we should be concerned about, but it’s so much easier to work ourselves into a frenzy over tennis, cricket and reality TV…