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NSW Blues player Jarryd Hayne (centre) celebrates defeating Queensland in Game one of the 2014 State of Origin rugby league series at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.

TV ratings show a not-so deep side of us

WE’RE a nation of fast-food TV junkies, bingeing on sport and reality.

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bleckfella - Gin Gin
bleckfella

So, isn't this what is expected of us form our useless governments - they're the ones who set the pace. Live in la la land don't look at what is going on around you, you may get agitated. Smile, be happy. To live in the REAL world would mean for 'we...

Bill Hoffman

OPINION: We're dooming ourselves to the end game

IN 1958 a seventy thousand pound spend on a bridge at Bli Bli opened up the North Shore and points north to development.

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Atapro - Sunshine Coast
Atapro

Bill, As much as I agree with your summation I fear that it is already too late to do anything about it. We are already doomed to the end game, as you put it. The Coast is a two trick pony, Tourism and Building/Property. I can only see that it...

Caroline Hutchinson

A small group of protesters oppose a proposed mosque in Currumbin. Photo: Tony Moore / Brisbanetimes

OPINION: Mosque opponents should think again

IS IT just me or does everyone value freedom above all else?

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killerjools - Sippy Downs
killerjools

Caroline, this is not about "our" tolerance. It isn't about race, and it isn't even really about religion. Why should it be? As you point out we have had mosques in this country for 100 years. I think we've more than proved our share of tolerance...

Damian Bathersby

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