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.
The amnesiac 1%, a Senator almost reaching professional puberty and parliament replaced by cyborgs; it was a standard week in #Auspol. But who won?
Well, good morning to you. What happened while you were asleep? Well the Trump-Trudeau handshake ushered in a new era of journalism, Meryl Streep practiced for her next role and Jacqui Lambie was eviscerated by a TBS alum. Huzzah!
Morning! What happened while you were asleep? Well, Brandis made things awkies passing judgment, but the Pope forgave, and there is no forgiveness for combat juggling.
Morning! What happened while you were asleep? Well, the US election got clearer, sort of, Jacqui Lambie vowed to save SSM with Pauline, and book lovers stepped closer to seclusion.
Michael Burrill’s Current Affairs wrap this week covers Australia’s increased profile in Syria, the Australia Border Force fiasco and a potential cover-up from Manus Island.
Michael Burrill’s Current Affairs Wrap features the climate change debate, the Dyson Heydon problem and the reasoning behind Jacqui Lambie’s bill.
In this week’s current affairs wrap, the returning Michael Burrill questions Ray Martin’s credentials to scope Q&A, and the blurring line between Abbott and Shorten. As I return from a fortnight in which I undertook a deep and independent review of my life (it was found to be deeply inadequate, as usual), the fallout…
Daunting problems faced by Joe’s budget…presented by FridayMash.com
Michael Burrill’s #CurrentAffairsWrap sees our PM talking-but-not-walking from #libspill, Gillian Triggs’ report on minors in detention and more ignorant bliss from Senator Jacqui Lambie.
Michael Burrill updates TBS on the world’s news, from Ferguson to Israel, PUP and our larrikin Libs in this week’s Current Affairs Wrap.
With the departure (surprise surprise) of Jacqui Lambie from the Palmer United Party, we wonder what merry little war will play out next in Aussie Federal politics…
Michael Burrill wraps this week’s current affairs, with favourites Scott Morrison, Jacqui Lambie, Ricky Muir and Alan Jones each making appearances… #cantquitetell #newsorcomedy
From the Foreign Fighters Bill, to Bill Shorten and Tony Abbott in “agreeance,” with a bit of Jacquie Lambie-ism thrown in for not-so-good measure, so was the week in Current Affairs…
When the best that PUP Senator Jacqui Lambie can come up with about Sharia Law is…”Well, I think, umm, when it comes to, ummm, sharia law, ummm, you know, to me, it’s… obviously involves terrorism” we might have a problem Houston…
PUP Senator Jacqui Lambie was hung out to dry for her comments about her ideal man – PB wonders about those who commented on her comments even as he comments… #howveryCatinHatwasThat?