On our latest ep we look at Alan Jones blaming the Sydney stabbing rampage on a lack of Doris Day movies and fruit paintings (?!?!) as well as the Aussies inconvenienced by the Hong Kong protests.
We also look at the Australian press freedom inquiry and then discuss the state of satire in Australia in our first ever interview with Greta Lee Jackson on the first anniversary of the axing of the late night show Tonightly with Tom Ballard. Listen & watch below!
Finally a new episode is out! And it’s all about the influence of Australia on Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to be British PM. Spent over a month researching and writing this one (mostly due to other work) but made sure to avoid all the usual wacky Boris clips you’ve seen a thousand times before. A lot of work went into it and I’m really proud of it. Watch and listen below:
Also our Soundcloud account is chockas so listen below on Libsyn or on your favourite podcast app:
Our big election night episode up on your apps and on soundcloud!
Our Election Night Wrap Up episode: Wha happened!?! How Labor lost the unlosable election! ScoMo does a Nixon! Julie Bishop goes rogue! Chris Bowen takes stock! Penny Wong needs a drink! Tony Abbott big man carry lectern! Kerry Anne Kennerly prepares for the apocalypse! And Clive Palmer takes credit!
And a very new first for NEWS FIGHTERS our Youtube version is an EXTENDED EDITION with extra bonus material not in the audio version! ENJOY!
In the jam-packed very last episode of News Fighters before the election, we wrap up last weekend’s Liberal campaign launch in Melbourne (which was also Josh Frydenberg’s leadership campaign launch). And just because ScoMo got a sweeping biography film at the Liberal launch does’t mean the Labor leader doesn’t deserve one, so we present “Bill Shorten: Human of the People”. Also: ScoMo finally forced to declare who he thinks is going to hell.
Here’s the Bill Shorten campaign bio film:
And here’s the podcast episode (including the film):