On the CNN International newsbar today…
Australia unveils nation-building budget
So the biggest deficit since World War II, $58 billion, a turnaround from a $20 billion surplus just two years ago, a bill our grandkids’ kids will probably still be paying for, and the likely prospect this deficit will only increase is somehow seen as ‘nation-building’ by CNN. Admittedly, KRudd and the Duck are boosting some infrastructure, but cripes CNN, that’s one hell of an angle you’ve chosen there.
Still, we’ve come to expect this from them, haven’t we?
(PS I’ll put a pic up when I get home from work if ya’ll interested.)