Wealthy retirees are evidently feeling empowered to demand that the economic interests of the rest of Australia be further put aside to serve them.
Neoliberals are furious the Reserve Bank wants to stimulate the economy rather than enacting a purge that will inflict pain on workers and households.
The RBA has taken the remarkable step of flagging that it will cut interest rates out of concern for unemployment, the government's high tax burden and persistent low household income growth.
Crikey readers discuss the plight of community papers, the Reserve Bank and disappearing tax returns.
What does the RBA's rate cut mean for Hockey? And other business tidbits of the day.
The RBA is now focused on stimulating the economy as the mining investments boom fades over the next two years. Crikey cuts through the commentary for the real clues.
If we ever needed confirmation of just how strong the outlook for the Australian economy is, we had it last night.
With global banking prices purposely massaged by both central and privately owned banks, we shouldn't be surprised corruption sometimes sneaks in. But why don't we question manipulation of the Australian cash rate?