Barnaby Joyce failing to return himself to power is not the end, it merely represents the latest in a string of infinite comebacks…but don’t call it that.
After sustained backlash, Bridget McKenzie has quit, not over the questionable distribution of taxpayer funds, but for her failure to declare her membership of the Wangaratta Clay Target Club.
Current Affairs Wrap: Coronavirus elevated by WHO, Trump’s Nixon moment and a grating figure honoured (twice!)
Well, it’s been an odd week. The coronavirus became a global problem, Donald Trump’s impeachment went the full Nixon and the internet honoured a grating figure in jest.
Shuttling the Australians stuck in Wuhan to Christmas Island was already a bad plan, but now they have to pay for the privilege.
Today, Scott Morrison will outline his plan to combat national disasters, but it’s fair to say that few will be listening.
Awarding Bettina Arndt the Order of Australia is a move beyond logic, empathy, and seemingly, without accreditation.