GST has proven an insidious and lazy tax

Crikey readers weigh in on the issues of the day.

Preventative health

Peter Grigg writes: Re. “Dear preventative health wowsers: stop taking the piss” (November 19). Bernard Keane is copping some stick from the preventative health gargoyles. Maybe they have some points but I sure as hell don’t want them homogenising life as we know it. Margaret Beavis GP has it all wrong in Friday’s comments, when she decries the fact that alcohol is cheaper than bottled water. She has it arse about, it’s just criminal that bottled water is more expensive than alcohol.

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2 thoughts on “GST has proven an insidious and lazy tax

  1. mattsui

    Dear Keith – no, I wasn’t really looking for a rsponse, just taking a cheap shot.
    Thanks, anyway. Your response is infromative.
    Matt D.

  2. Mark Duffett

    The church ‘anti-science’, Brett Gaskin? On the contrary, more recent developments notwithstanding, a case can be made that without Christianity, science as we know it would not exist:

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