Hiring a lieutenant general sends a troubling message to Australians: When the going gets tough, the tough take over.
Woof. I am watching world news on television and in some tin country somewhere in the world there is a lieutenant general who will speak to business groups that will work with him on the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Those poor bastards are really in trouble, whoever they are. It must be one of those landlocked Latin American banana republics, right in the southern cone, Australaguay or something like that.
Wait a second. I connected to the radio of their national announcer, El ABC, and the leader of the unions is on, telling Sister Francisca Kelly that they welcome the measure, even though they have been excluded from any role in the deployment of the Workplace. It must be a right-wing Peronist union team well tucked into the armpit of the junta …