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Thu 25 Feb 2021

Eddie B: I think I offended a mum with strippers

Premium Content Eddie B: I think I offended a mum with strippers

Who doesn’t like a dance troupe of scantily clad gents doing their best impression of Channing Tatum? Evidently, not everyone, writes Edwina Bartholomew.

O’Brien: ‘Net zero emissions will cost Aussie livelihoods’

Premium Content O’Brien: ‘Net zero emissions will cost Aussie livelihoods’

His comments came amid reports he was among at least five government MPs moving to back a plan to make it easier for the government to invest cash into coal-fired power...

Backflip after volleyball trousers boycott

Backflip after volleyball trousers boycott

Beach volleyball officials have been forced into an embarrassing retreat after an angry backlash towards plans to introduce sand trousers.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Macca’s item selling for crazy price

Macca’s item selling for crazy price

A McDonald’s product has just been discontinued in Australian stores. Now sellers on eBay are asking an outrageous price for the rare item.

‘Crap': Australia’s new favourite app

‘Crap': Australia’s new favourite app

The app saw such a sudden surge in popularity Apple thought the developers were trying to cheat the system.

Tue 23 Feb 2021

‘Fake snow’ conspiracy spreads online

‘Fake snow’ conspiracy spreads online

An unusual new conspiracy theory has spread online in recent days after Texans suffered through a severe winter snow storm.

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