Monthly Archives: November 2016

Muhammad and Today’s Child Brides — Quadrant Online

The most famous commentaries (tafsir) on the Qur’an agree. Ibn Kathir states: “The same is for the young, who have not reached the years of menstruation. Their iddah is three months.”  Tafsir al-Jalalayn notes that for “those who have not … Continue reading

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Year of delivery, PM proclaims – Yahoo7

As parliament prepares to rise for the long summer break, Malcolm Turnbull insists it’s been a year of delivery for his government. Source: Year of delivery, PM proclaims – Yahoo7 Just what has he delivered?

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I got no apologies : Mother and father both caught drink driving on same day – Yahoo7

‘I got no apologies’: Mother and father both caught drink driving on same day Source: I got no apologies : Mother and father both caught drink driving on same day – Yahoo7 Lock them both up, and find a decent … Continue reading

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The Ninth First Climate Refugees | Watts Up With That?

Since 1940 the sea level off of northern Washington has dropped about 15 cm. (6 inches). At that rate, how long will it take to rise one foot?Could be a day or two … Source: The Ninth First Climate Refugees … Continue reading

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Tim Minchin has a Trump moment. No outrage? | Herald Sun

Tim Minchin first vilified George Pell, on false claims and evidence now falling apart. To top it off, he now tells Waleed Aly how he would physically and sexually assault a politician. Source: Tim Minchin has a Trump moment. No … Continue reading

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A precautionary note for global media quoting Australian outlets as Journals of Record – Michael Smith News

Source: A precautionary note for global media quoting Australian outlets as Journals of Record – Michael Smith News

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Greens given geography lesson as Swiss reject Fukushima induced nuclear panic. | Tallbloke’s Talkshop

The proposal to force older nuclear power plants to close in Switzerland has been rejected in a referendum. The five reactors that provide over one-third of electricity can continue to operate acco… Source: Greens given geography lesson as Swiss reject … Continue reading

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