The modern-day take on the Gladiator places him as a slave fighting alongside brothers to escape. The reality is entirely different. They were well funded, popular and rather egocentric.
As Gladys Berejiklian faces the ICAC, Greens MP David Shoebridge has a simple solution: make pork-barrelling a crime.
We know that necessity is the mother of invention. But what happens when that invention gets a taste for matricide?
While some are still debating on whether climate change exists, I blame celebrities and the media for this gap in our understanding.
With stores already packed and a leader keen to downplay the danger, the people of NSW need to be smart. For them, and the rest of us.