3. So how did it come to pass that Rudd won, yet Labor's FTTH plan died and got replaced by the Liberal Party's FTTN?
The Labor party lost and Rudd has subsequently quit as a Member of Parliament
You just have to take Miyamoto's words to heart - a delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is bad forever.
I'll counter with Daikatana and Duke Nukem Forever
"'Tis true, 'tis pity, and pity 'tis 'tis true." -- Poloniouius, in Willie the Shake's _Hamlet, Prince of Darkness_