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Outback Leftie Honoured To Meet A Homosexual

CLANCY OVERELL | Editor | CONTACT Being the only bloke in town who cares about carbon emissions and the plight of refugees can be a lonely existence for an Outback small-business owner like Dale Hinze. As the last man standing from a rural dynasty of Labor voters that dates back to the

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Boutique Store Owner Coming On A Little Bit Too Strong

EFFIE BATEMAN | BRISBANE| CONTACT A woman was left feeling incredibly uncomfortable today after venturing into a boutique clothing/knick knack store. Hayley Gordon, says she was in the middle of looking at some ceramic frogs when she felt the intense, hot stare of the elderly lady behind the counter. As

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Club pick under pressure

SPORT: Elements within the AFL fear that businessman Mark Korda will face internal pressure and a campaign to undermine his position and authority just days after being announced as the Collingwood Football Club’s new president. It has been revealed that Mr Korda, a long-serving Collingwood board member, secured the

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May the faith be with us

What role should religion play in the governance of Australia? And is it healthy for our nation to have a Prime Minister who is not only so openly committed and devoted to a charismatic church of happy-clapping Pentecostals with some very strange ideas but who clearly sees

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Rinehart Calls For Less Wine Bars And More Mine Bars

Aspiring comedian and self-confessed Mother of the year Gina Rinehart has called upon Australia to stop building wine bars and start building mine bars. ”The inner city types need to start embracing more mines and less wines,” said Lord Rinehart. ”I worked too damn hard to inherit my

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How Uhlmann always sees things right

Did anyone else hear a funny little “tinkling” sound in the background when Chris Uhlmann was reporting on a new federal voting intentions poll on last night’s Channel 9 6pm news? I could be wrong but I thought it might have been Chris pissing himself with excitement that

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Ad agency defends its work

ADVERTISING: A major advertising agency has defended its work on the Morrison Government’s now-abandoned videos aimed at teaching young people about the importance of consent in personal and sexual relationships. Ivor Teeshert, principal of the Balmain-based creative agency Mennett-Woke said widespread criticism of the videos was misplaced. “The single

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PM plays himself

CANBERRA: Shooting of a biopic with Prime Minister Scott Morrison playing himself has started in the nation’s capital and at other locations around the nation. The new movie, based on a screenplay developed over many drafts by a writers’ table comprising a number of Peter van Onselens, has

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Has brilliant ad exterminated The Bug?

END OF A PUBLISHING ERA? A directors’ meeting this afternoon will decide whether The Bug, Australia’s oldest and least profitable satire publication, will close its doors for good. A motion to close down immediately was framed by the magazine’s shattered team of writers after they viewed a new Morrison

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