I had to check my pulse to see if I was OK -- or, perhaps, dead. I was flummoxed, unhappy and in need of reassurance. I had, I'd just discovered, agreed with Judith Sloan.
The good prof isn't happy with how the government has compromised on Australian Building and Construction Commission bill. In fact, she's a very long way from happy. "An appalling mishmash of inconsistent and unworkable provisions that completely undermines any benefits that could flow from the restoration of the ABCC," was one of Sloan's descriptions. She even, quelle horreur, quoted Penny Wong approvingly.