Nick Cater writes in The Australian:
If you have a wacky cause to promote in the national capital, Shane Rattenbury could be your man.
Rattenbury, a Greens representative in the ACT’s Legislative Assembly, jumped on Facebook on Saturday to support #BuyNothingDay, the latest way to signal one’s virtue, and one which is every bit as daft as it sounds.
“Canberrans have a problem with stuff,” Rattenbury pronounced. “Reducing the impact of our consumption needs to be …