Labor promised to be defined this year by their ideas. So where are they?
“Some months ago there was an ugly confrontation between Philip Ruddock and the PM. It ended in acrimony, with a prime ministerial “get fucked” adding colour.”
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(c) 400 days.
Matthew McConaughey and Cate Blanchett.
Three. (Bonus points: Jay Weatherill, South Australia; Daniel Andrews, Victoria; Annastacia Palaszczuk, Queensland).
Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
“👍 ✔ 😔 ”
The foreign minister describes Australia’s relationship with Indonesia using only emojis in an interview with BuzzFeed. Just imagine if a politician conducted an interview using only honest answers.
“Our highest honour should be a matehood and you should honour people by officially calling them ‘mate’ and the official greeting should be ‘g’day mate’.”
The former tennis great cum middling politician shares his view on the question of knighthoods and being an idiot.
“We discussed it with Tanveer Ahmed and it was decided he would no longer be writing for us.”
The editor of The Australian confirms psychiatrist Tanveer Ahmed lifted sections of a column he wrote blaming feminism for inaction on domestic violence. We may never know if Tanveer can write, but the man he’s plagiarising certainly can’t.
“Whatever the legalities, and this was essentially a matter for an American court dealing with American law, he was up to no good on his own admission.”
The prime minister confirms he would not apologise to David Hicks for his years of wrongful imprisonment. His respect for “the legalities” ebbs further each day.
“Everybody has been tainted by this cruel, horrible practice.”
The chief executive of Racing NSW responds to reports live animals were used to bait greyhounds in race training. Tainted might be a touch euphemistic.
“Congratulations to #Afghanistan for their win over #Bangladesh in the Cricket World Cup #CWC15 #AFGvsBAN.”
The embassy claims another victory prematurely, after just 10 overs of the World Cup match on Wednesday. Bangladesh won by 105 runs in Canberra.