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LEAKED: Script from Mel Gibson’s embattled movie about the Oxford Dictionary

3 hours 19 min ago
Secret documents reveal the plot of Mel Gibson's film about the Oxford Dictionary. The post LEAKED: Script from Mel Gibson’s embattled movie about the Oxford Dictionary appeared first on Crikey.

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Why the obsession over the AFL’s stance on marriage equality, when other sports have already said Yes?

5 hours 11 min ago
Just about every sporting code in Australia has endorsed the Yes vote for marriage equality, so why is the AFL copping all the flak? The post Why the obsession over the AFL’s stance on marriage equality, when other sports have already said...

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Tips and rumours

5 hours 21 min ago
Nick Whitlam at Wombat Hollow ... whatever happened to that women's advisory board? ... surge in health employment ... The post Tips and rumours appeared first on Crikey.

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Our Watch winners … anchorman meltdown … NYT expands Down Under …

5 hours 32 min ago
The New York Times will soon have a restaurant critic based Down Under. And other media tidbits of the day. The post Our Watch winners … anchorman meltdown … NYT expands Down Under … appeared first on Crikey.

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Glen Le Lievre

5 hours 41 min ago
The post Glen Le Lievre appeared first on Crikey.

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Crikey owes Dick Smith an apology

5 hours 49 min ago
It's time to set the record straight on Dick Smith. The post Crikey owes Dick Smith an apology appeared first on Crikey.

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Look to other civil rights improvements when considering ‘slippery slope’ arguements

5 hours 50 min ago
Crikey readers on coal fired power stations, the separate but equal argument and that No voting kids entertainer. The post Look to other civil rights improvements when considering ‘slippery slope’ arguements appeared first on Crikey.

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Senator (soon to be Mr) Malcolm Roberts perfectly represents One Nation

6 hours 8 min ago
The debacle of Malcolm Roberts' appearance before the High Court yesterday summed up the political cancer that is One Nation. The post Senator (soon to be Mr) Malcolm Roberts perfectly represents One Nation appeared first on Crikey.

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Glenn Dyer’s TV Rating

6 hours 17 min ago
The Bachelorette is to The Bachelor as the Mathildas are to the Socceroos; the greatly superior female counterpart. The post Glenn Dyer’s TV Rating appeared first on Crikey.

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Meet the Rohingya of western Sydney, remote witnesses to Myanmar’s horrific pogrom

6 hours 24 min ago
Since violence against their friends and family in Myanmar erupted in late August, Lakemba's Rohingya community has convulsed as loved ones disappear. The post Meet the Rohingya of western Sydney, remote witnesses to Myanmar’s horrific pogrom...

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Gay Nationals candidate pilloried for his sexuality at preselection meeting

6 hours 27 min ago
The creaking Nationals are in damage control after a homophobic slur dominates preselections. The post Gay Nationals candidate pilloried for his sexuality at preselection meeting appeared first on Crikey.

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Clickbait is as easy as ABC

6 hours 42 min ago
The ABC is revealing its values to be eerily similar to any commercial media fighting the eternal battle for ratings. The post Clickbait is as easy as ABC appeared first on Crikey.

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Mamamia said goodbye to clickbait two years ago. You won’t believe what happened next.

7 hours 3 min ago
Two years since Mamamia announced it was saying goodbye to clickbait, we look at some its clickbait, all posted just this week. The post Mamamia said goodbye to clickbait two years ago. You won’t believe what happened next. appeared first on...

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Banks bail out of wealth management

7 hours 53 min ago
The era of big banks being all things to all people is coming to an end as the majors offload their wealth management and insurance arms. The post Banks bail out of wealth management appeared first on Crikey.

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Crikey Worm: Tony Abbott headbutted as respectful debate rolls on

10 hours 42 min ago
Tony Abbott cops a blow, Malcolm Roberts goes to court, and interest likely to remain low.  The post Crikey Worm: Tony Abbott headbutted as respectful debate rolls on appeared first on Crikey.

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How much debt is too much for Kerry Stokes?

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:49
Interestingly, Kerry Stokes is not putting his hand in his own pocket to support yesterday's Coates Hire deal, write Glenn Dyer and Stephen Mayne. The post How much debt is too much for Kerry Stokes? appeared first on Crikey.

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The terrible history of Roger Corbett’s ‘separate but equal’ philosophy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:35
Corbett's justification for denying equal marriage rights to LGBTI people, you see, is an old, old sociological theory, one you don’t hear expounded these days outside a One Nation rally. The post The terrible history of Roger Corbett’s...

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You can’t ask that … Oz goes Chinese … Sadness at the massage parlour

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:19
Awards for the ABC, translators at the Oz, and more. The post You can’t ask that … Oz goes Chinese … Sadness at the massage parlour appeared first on Crikey.

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Tips and rumours

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:08
No bliss in Esso ... Press Council chair ad ... Women in media The post Tips and rumours appeared first on Crikey.

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Has the Rebel Wilson case squeezed gossip mags out of a business model?

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:04
Rebel Wilson's defamation payout has commentators predicting the end of gossip, but paparazzi who supply their pictures reckon the mags will be fine. The post Has the Rebel Wilson case squeezed gossip mags out of a business model? appeared first on...

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