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For a mob whose political faith calls upon them to worship central planning, leftists are remarkably maladroit when it comes to their own various plans and strategies. You know, it’s sometimes almost as though our leftist betters have no idea at all about human nature or how anything works. Labor’s roof insulation plan, introduced during the brief Kevin Rudd hilarity, remains a helpful illustration of leftist incompetence. Readers may recall the basic structure of the insulation scheme, which was simply to install insulation in Australian households at subsidised cost. Nothing too complicated there; installing insulation is literally a matter of…

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