THE “HOW TO” STICKY: USEFUL HTML + ADDING MEDIA TO COMMENTS AT THE PUB.

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This post will stay at the top of the page. It contains instructions on basic HTML, and how to post vids etc.on the blog. It will get added to as time goes on. Enjoy.

Handy HTML to use at The Pub


Some emoticons:

: ) = SMILE

; ) = WINK

: lol: = LAUGH OUT LOUD

: grin: = GRIN

: razz: = RASPBERRY (though not a very good one)

: ( = FROWN / SAD

: oops: = BLUSH / OOPS

HOWEVER – make sure you omit the first space in the HTML command, or it won’t work!

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The Pied Piper of the Sky.

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I’ve been thinking about the whole Graham Richardson thing and how it relates to us on the Left.

Especially in light of his latest article for The Australian:

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/opinion/columnists/pm-should-go-for-partys-sake/story-fnfenwor-1226583039910
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If the Government Shoe Fits, Then Citizens Should Wear It.

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We all know the story about Alice, who follows the Rabbit down a hole and finds herself falling into a world unlike the real one. Especially after she drinks a potion and has her perspective distorted. Well, a similar effect is trying to be created here and by Conservative Free Market Capitalist politicians the world over, as they attempt to get the citizens to drink their Kool Aid and submit to their concept of ‘Small Government Good, Big Government Bad’.

But the reality is that it’s as bad a fit for this, or any other nation, as the small rooms were for Alice.

Let’s just take a look at why we shouldn’t follow the Rabbott down this particular hole.
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