Jan 22, 2013

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits: Gough light years ahead of Kochie

David Koch has caused a stir by telling mums they need to be "discreet" when breastfeeding publicly. How old fashioned.

Richard Farmer

Crikey political commentator

The day Gough left the table. It is one of my enduring memories of Gough Whitlam — the night back in the ’70s he left the table at my wife’s restaurant during his birthday celebrations because the president of the Canberra breastfed babies association began feeding one of her progeny. The then Prime Minister bolted into the front garden along with Margaret and a goodly number of his guests. I am pleased to remember that Graham Freudenberg, the long time housemate of me and my wife and acting that night as a waiter, remained at his post inside quite unflustered.

Behind the times. And Australians pride ourselves on being early adapters when it comes to new technology. Yet not, it would seem, our judges. Most courts have not yet grasped that new fangled thing called television while in Britain their Supreme Court is about to enter the social media age.

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One thought on “Richard Farmer’s chunky bits: Gough light years ahead of Kochie

  1. klewso

    What does Viagara “convert white fat cells” too? “Bullets”?

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