This morning, breakfast television ran a piece that worried about the financial safety of Australians. Last week, they openly bashed “dole bludgers”. The pattern is obvious and subject to repeat.
In the wake of Christchurch, we’re wondering how our media enabled such anti-Muslim sentiment. The solution is simple – make journalism a far more diverse conversation.
With anti-Sunrise protestors gatecrashing another broadcast, the solution is obvious, even if it might be lost from those on the desk.
Thanks to David Koch and the Sunrise team, Mike Welsh has been inspired to create a new moniker for himself and a new style of humour – the G Dad Joke or GDJ.
After seeing the social media furore in response to Anna Musson’s comments on tattoos, Alan van der Weegen wonders “what’s the fuss about?”