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Clive turns to Wikipedia. Queensland MP Clive Palmer might not be a person who should be doling out business advice right now -- administrators of his failed Queensland Nickel are selling some of his key assets to make up losses, and his aviation company has also gone into liquidation. That hasn't stopped him, though; on Tuesday Palmer emailed senators to give them his two cents on economic policy. The email, sent by a staffer, reads: