txt the editor
ON MANY THINGS
■ Every driver on TBD except for me is a speeding wanka!
■ So Scott Morrison wants to put a big bullseye target on every single Aussie’s head by moving the embassy to Jerusalem. He want wants to big note himself by throwing all Aussies in harm’s way, all for what? A few bloody political votes. I would suggest if any
things gonna make him lose the next election, this will sink his government like the Titanic. Sean van Boven, Darwin City
■ I just read that 23,457 people got married last year. I don’t want cold face lying & denial are one of the same thing. The Virginian
■ Fair dinkum. The Gunner
Govt shld not b in charge of a kiddies’ piggy bank. Subsidising Chinese airline flights was/ is always doomed to fail from start.Reality: if anything is a commercial ‘goer’ it’ll find commercial funding. Only duds - done for political grandstanding - need public ‘kickstart’ subsidies poured in (to an inevitable from start, black hole of - embarrassing losses.)
■ On CBD : The massage joints have found a way to save on the rent money, the shops are their accommodation aren’t they?
■ Has Darwin City Council and NT government considered carbon trading as an income and aid to reducing heat? Huge green spaces of suitable trees would also attract people and animal life. JT Anula
■ Global warming is going to stop people from moving north to hotter climates. Why would they? Federal and Territory governments need to heavily subsidise solar power or introduce an affordable payback scheme so the average person can live here with some comfort.
■ Donghai hopefully will turn the corner. Big opportunity.