Possible future Head of State
I continue to get response from serious minded supporters of an Australian Republic since my little joke about how the only way Chairman Peter could revive support for the movement following the most recent Royal tour would be to propose a model with everybody’s favourite race winning mare Winx as head of state.
Graphs and surveys notwithstanding, even if some politician in need of a distraction puts a plebiscite back on the agenda, it will fail.
I know there’s a push for a Yes or No vote and then we wait to see what kind of model is foisted on us.
The hope on the part of the Republicans is that enough people will fall for that to take it a step further but I seriously doubt even the most apathetic Australian will go for such an obvious con job.
Back when Malcolm Turnbull and…
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