Budget impersonations, schoolyard hijinks and tasteful semi-nudes. It’s been a fairly normal week in the rolling seas of #AusPol. Let us wheel out the participation ribbons.
The full moon has crested over the Trump administration, Alan Joyce will press charges against pie tit and Linkin Park has torn down their legacy. And yes, you should call in sick.
Sunday. The shortest day of the week – and what a week it was – with pettiness ruling, as Sean Spicer got nasty, and Peter Dutton outdid him, before McDonald’s cooked them both.
TBS’ own Alexandra Tselios weighs into the Qantas debate as she compares Alan Joyce’s management of Telstra to the debacle that was Sol Trujillo at Telstra.
A writer takes the “free market” view as Qantas announces it will cut 5000 jobs as part of measures to cut costs by two billion dollars.
Ross Stitt summarises Alan Joyce’s announcements of two billion dollars in cost reductions for Qantas and wonders how the Abbott government will respond.