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After all everyone already knows the result and the early rash of potty posters augur badly for a sane and rational debate.
There are other coincidental developments which augur badly for the future of land rights in the Northern Territory, most notably the appointment of Shane Stone -- the recently departed Chief Minister and sworn enemy of Northern Land Council chair Galarrwuy Yunupingu -- as influential Federal President of the Liberal Party.
They augur badly for Egypt and the entire Arab world.