The Prime Minister of PNG has asked our government to cancel the Paladin contract on Manus Island…but only so local businesses can capitalise on the refugees seeking asylum.
The maligned reconfiguration of penalty rates was supposed to create more jobs and more hours for workers. A new study finds that not to be the case.
The average age of plastic surgeries is dropping in mainland China, as the majority of those undertaking the procedures are under 30. Experts believe a concept called “Snapchat dysmorphia” is to blame.
When we were growing up, we were told many things about the food we were eating. At is turns out, most of those were lies. Thanks, Mum.
Last night, the Morrison government passed the first stage of their tax-cut package. This is how much will you’ll get, and how soon.
Our days of avoiding detection by the system are numbered, as the US military is developing a laser that can identify us by the thrum of our hearts. Great.
Scott Morrison’s three-stage tax package is set to pass thanks to the vote of Jacqui Lambie. But with her vote also crucial in deciding whether Peter Dutton will repeal the Medevac Act, one has to wonder how we got here.
After the Dalai Lama made misogynist comments in an interview, the internet has cancelled him entirely. With Buddhism now destroyed, I ponder what our next stop will be?
Alabama will not pursue manslaughter charges against a victim of a shooting who lost a foetus because of it, but considering the laws still on the books, sanity has not prevailed.
Julie Bishop and Christopher Pyne believing they’re ok to work for companies they gave taxpayer funds to is indicative of something we should not ignore.
While we’ve killed everything else on Planet Earth, the cockroach is fast becoming resistant to our means to poison it. Run away!
NBN Co has announced that they’re considering charging us more for video streaming. They’ve also kept negotiations confidential, which, as a taxpayer-funded network, they certainly cannot do.
While researchers are not entirely sure what ‘Oumuamua is, they’ve absolutely ruled out that aliens were behind the wheel. Sort of.
Today, our politicians gleefully accepted a rise in their salary. However, the number of days they actually sat in parliament is the second fewest since 1901.
Ivanka Trump muscling in on the G20 annoyed the internet so much, they decided to flay Daddy’s little diplomat through the medium of Photoshop.
Israel Folau asking his supporters to prejudice people with love illuminates a flaw in his logic, and a flaw in the source material.
According to Fairfax, George Pell’s scheme to address sex abuse claims spent far more money on itself that it ever did victims of the church.
Alan Kurdi, the toddler that highlighted the inhumanity of the migrant crisis, is set to be the subject of a film. His family are not happy.
While we’re busy politicising charity, some pioneering fellows in America are making money off it. Makes sense.
NASA has decided that Earth is beyond saving, so we’re off to Titan, Saturn’s freakiest moon. Methane storms, electric sand, rolling gas streams. At least it isn’t humid.
According to the findings of a new study, stress alters your brain on the most fundamental level. So, lay off, everyone.
According to the musings of one Bloomberg journalist, the humble avocado is now as valuable as Bitcoin. Hass moves everything around me!