Along for the ride It's become increasingly clear, particularly during the past few weeks, that the aim of Scott Morrison's government is nothing more than getting through the day's news cycle. How grateful Morrison must be that so much of the press are keen to help with that ambition.
Yesterday's cabinet reshuffle may not produce any kind of cohesive thinking on issues that affect women, it may have promoted people utterly unsuited to their portfolios, and returned people to cabinet who were out for good reason, but it did provide a lot women with new titles. Guess which part The Australian and The Daily Telegraph found most significant.
Antic's antics While the Morrison government was quaking itself into shards over the weekend, South Australian Senator Alex Antic was focusing on what really matters: imaginary moves from the woke left to cancel Magnum ice creams.