George Christensen's surgery

We're wondering how News Corp might have covered Queensland MP George Christensen's trip to Malaysia for stomach surgery if it applied the same filter it normally does to any hint of hypocrisy on the part of a politician from the left. Christensen has every right to make whatever personal decisions about his health he believes are appropriate. But we suspect the coverage would have gone something like this ...

Elitist MP spurns Aussie doctors

An anti-Muslim federal politician who earns nearly $200,000 a year has turned his back on Aussie medicos to have a key operation performed in a Muslim country -- despite saying he backs local jobs.