• Please remember that Politics, Off Topic and Global Warming boards are for fairly serious discussion. I would like to see language used in those boards reflect that level of serious discussion. Sand Pit, Members. Improvements—go your hardest.


Discuss politics and current affairs here. Hot topic: The scourge of negative gearing, Friends of the NBN and wrecking lives. The economy and Poll tracking— all the polls. Special Feature 1: Peter Costello and our current deficits. Special Feature 2: Dr Turnbull and the wrong NBN prescription Special Feature 3: The Denigration of science, technology and education. .