[csaa-forum] paid to be pointless

Philip Bagust Philip.Bagust at unisa.edu.au
Wed Dec 1 14:29:45 CST 2004


Bolt is a 'battler', like Janet Albrechtson, a regular Joe from the trenches,
fighting back against the hordes of lazy chardonnay socialists corrupting the
education sector.

Or am I missing something ;)


-----Original Message-----
From: nike bourke [mailto:n.bourke at qut.edu.au] 
Sent: Wednesday, 1 December 2004 3:15 PM
To: CSAA discussion list
Subject: Re: [csaa-forum] paid to be pointless

So, what purpose does Bolt serve, other than to unncecessarily inflame 
community emotions about research projects that he deliberately 
misrepresents either in terms of content or purpose?


At 10:49 AM 1/12/2004 +1100, you wrote:
>Hi - CSAA people might be interested t read Andrew Bolt's attack on the 
>recent round of ARCs which appeared in the herald-Sun. The usual 
>anally-retentive anti-intellectual gutter journo crap, but it mentions a 
>few cultstuds projects (including mine on Oz hip hop) by name. The 
>Australian Academy of the Humanities has prepared a response.
>Go to http://www.heraldsun.news.com.au/
>find 'Opinion' on the left, and click on Andrew Bolt; scroll down to "Paid 
>to be pointless".
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