I find the footage of the former head of the AFP and co-goon Michael Phelan in Bali trying to make it all better for Scott Rush repellant. But still some good could come of it. There is much to remember Keelty by, not least his oversight of the pinching of terrorist mastermind Mohammed Haneef.
There is also this–
Our environmental scanning tells us that even with some of the cloning of human beings – not necessarily in Australia but in those countries that are going to allow it – you could have potentially a cloned part-person, part-robot,” he said.
“You could (also) have technology acting at the direction of a human being, but the human being being distanced considerably from the actual crime scene.”
Mr Keelty said scams had sprung up in online virtual worlds such as Second Life, where people can spend real money via credit cards to buy products such as virtual real estate and gifts.
“Policing that is going to be quite difficult,” he said.
And yet, when future generations look back on his opus, I hope the image which endures is that of this former grand ringmaster in his mock-Batik outfit with its misguided ingratiation, painting in fine detail the pinnacle of his own past incompetence and acquiescence, demanding the world acknowledge his belated good intentions.