In November 2019 Liberal Democrat MP, David Limbrick, formally requested that the Minister for Roads rename Victoria’s ‘Mordialloc Freeway’ to the ‘Mordialloc TISM Freeway’. It looks like it won’t happen. But the response letter is hilarious.
Nuclear weapons can wipe out an entire city in the blink of an eye, but what about all the good they can do? That was the pitch from this 1965 comic strip that extolled the virtues of nuclear bombs to build everything from highways to a “second Panama canal.”