Is there already disillusionment with the Coalition? Bernard Keane on the entitlements revelations. Across the Pacific, why the American government is still closed -- and how the Big Bang explains it. Stilgherrian on internet use -- we're still tethered to a cable. Plus Barrie Cassidy's easier Sunday. And Col Allan's triumphant return to New York.
As tabloid terror Col Allan slung his knapsack over his shoulder and slumped into a business-class seat on a flight back to New York, the News Corporation fixer glanced at his Australian checklist …
- Get rid of the CEO? Check.
- Get rid of the government? Check.
- Boost newspaper circulation and build a sustainable business model online? Hmm …
Still, hard to call the secondment anything but a success.
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