Archive for posts tagged with 'politics'

The Hateful Eighteen-C

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The Hateful Eighteen-C: Malcolm Turnbull gets the Tarantino treatment

Insiders video editor Huw Parkinson has given the debate surrounding section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act the…

Adele

Brisbane Extra

More superstars could be on their way to the Gabba

After frequent “moaning” in the lead-up to Adele’s concert, Brisbane City Council has decided…

Walled Off Hotel

International

Banksy opens the most unique hotel in the world

Notorious street artist Banksy is opening a hotel in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, and you can stay there — if you…

Myriad

Things to do

Brisbane goes back to the future at Myriad Festival

Brisbane’s new festival of technology and culture will put the eyes of the world on the River City. Designed by…

Pauline Hanson

Health & Fitness

Pauline Hanson slammed by health experts for vaccination comments

Pauline Hanson is under fire again, as health experts slam her “dangerous”, “ignorant”…

Graham Quirk

Your Say

Should Brisbane do more to embrace street art?

A photo of Lord Mayor Graham Quirk cracking down on street art at a skate park has sparked debate about the…

Emo Trump

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Donald Trump’s tweets have been turned into an emo song

Oh, good, somebody found a way to make Donald Trump’s Twitter account even MORE obnoxious. Even the most…

Sean Spicer

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Sean Spicer’s Alternative ABCs

Learn the alphabet with Trump’s embattled press secretary Sean Spicer. It's fair to say that Sean Spicer has had…

Australia Post managing director Ahmed Fahour

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Should the boss of Australia Post make 10 times more than the PM?

A Senate committee has revealed the staggering salaries being paid to Australia Post employees, after the company…

Trump Turnbull

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SNL nails that Trump/Turnbull phone call

The latest episode of Saturday Night Live featured an extremely accurate reenactment of President Donald Trump’s…

Donald Trump

Brisbane Extra

‘Fake news’ is the word of the year

‘Fake news’ has topped ‘halal snack pack’ to be named Macquarie Dictionary’s Word of the…

Trump Bane

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Who said it better: Donald Trump or Bane?

If you watched President Donald Trump’s inaugural address on the weekend, you might have noticed that it sounded…

Daylight saving

Your Say

Does Queensland need another referendum on daylight saving?

A petition calling on the Queensland government to call another referendum on daylight saving has attracted more than…

Facebook

Brisbane Extra

Facebook rolls out tools to fight ‘fake news’

It might be safe to read your news feed again soon. Facebook has begun rolling out new tools to combat the spread…

Executive Building

Brisbane Extra

Say goodbye to the Queensland Executive Building

Queenslanders will have one last chance to bid farewell to the building that has been the state’s epicentre of…

Barry

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Watch an unknown Aussie actor shine as Barack Obama in Barry

Devon Terrell — a 24-year-old actor from Perth that we can safely say you have never heard of before now — is the…

Hamilton Pence

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Alexander Hamilton’s latest duel is with Donald Trump

Broadway phenomenon Hamilton has become embroiled in an unlikely political controversy. Vice President-elect Mike…

America

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Brisbane’s best American food

With all the hubbub about the Presidential election, it’s easy to lose sight of what really makes America great…