JOSH THOMAS JOINS BOB KATTER IN CAMPAIGN AGAINST GUN CONTROL

JOSH THOMAS JOINS BOB KATTER IN CAMPAIGN AGAINST GUN CONTROL

  27 October, 2014. 11:57 Clancy Overell | Editor-at-Large | Clancy@betootaadvocate.com CHARTERS TOWERS’ Catholic church in Far-North Queensland has played host to a surprise press conference this morning where an Australian comedy icon and a conservative Federal politician have announced an alliance. Federal MP Bob Katter and ‘Please Like Me’ star Josh Thomas have today announced […]

Why men are destroying women’s sport

Why men are destroying women’s sport

INGRID DOULTON | Professor of Women’s Issues | i.doulton@sydney.edu.au MEN’S SPORT IS in crisis after our “big three” national teams were humiliated over the weekend. The answer to the problems don’t lie in the coaching or support staff, nor the governing bodies behind them. The problem stems from the players themselves. Misogyny is destroying men’s sport […]

PREMIER NEWMAN ORDERS G20 COPS TO SHOOT ON SIGHT

PREMIER NEWMAN ORDERS G20 COPS TO SHOOT ON SIGHT

24 October, 2014. 11:01 am Clancy Overell | Editor-at-Large | Clancy@betootaadvocate.com #G20 #ADF #AFP #BRISBANE NEWMAN ORDERS G20 COPS TO SHOOT ON SIGHT. ACTIVISTS and protesters planning to make a scene at this years G20 Summit in Brisbane have been issued a warning today by Premier Campbell Newman: “If you want to carry on, expect to […]

Jeremy Clarkson allegedly arrested in Northern Territory

Jeremy Clarkson allegedly arrested in Northern Territory

24 October, 2014. 14:00 ERROL PARKER | Editor-at-large | errol@betootaadvocate.com #BREAKING #TOPGEAR #TRAVELNT #NTPOLICE TWITTER HAS BEEN set alight by rumours that Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been arrested north of Alice Springs for dangerous driving. Northern Territory police released a statement saying that a high profile arrest took place this morning with news […]

Josh Thomas linked to “anti-gay” ABC show

Josh Thomas linked to “anti-gay” ABC show

ERROL PARKER | Editor-at-Large | errol@betootaadvocate.com #BREAKING #NITV #ABC #SBS #BBAU FRESH FROM his overnight Twitter battle with Liberal MP Wyatt Roy, Josh Thomas has been accused of “not reading the fine print” after signing on to host an allegedly “anti-gay” reality TV show. The television creation is set to be the first show of […]

AUSTRALIAN RAPPER 360 HINTS TO A CAREER IN POLITICS

AUSTRALIAN RAPPER 360 HINTS TO A CAREER IN POLITICS

  Clancy Overell | Editor-at-Large | Clancy@betootaadvocate.com 23 October, 2014. 13:10 AUSTRALIA’S most prominent rap artist, Matt ‘360’ Colwell has been trending nation-wide since his appearance on ABC’s Q&A this week. While attracting criticism for his comments about the Australian flag and it’s symbolism as a beacon for young racists, his commentary on the issue and […]

Banksy arrest hoax was publicity stunt

Banksy arrest hoax was publicity stunt

21 October, 2014. 14:21 ERROL PARKER | Editor-at-Large | e.parker@tba.com.au The widely-reported arrest the London-based artist last week was a publicity stunt, which aimed to outline the shortcomings of the modern news cycle. While Banksy has remained characteristically silent on the incident, sources close to the artist say that the hoax arrest is to be […]

Prime Minister Abbott finds solution to Burqa-ban

Prime Minister Abbott finds solution to Burqa-ban

Oct 21, 2014 16:00 Clancy Overell, Journalist TODAY it can be announced that ban on face-covering garments such as burkas and niqabs introduced in the Australian parliament has been lifted after just two weeks, following the intervention of Prime Minister Tony Abbott. Current Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Julie Bishop as well as the President […]

Man caught googling “Allah-Las” arrested

Man caught googling “Allah-Las” arrested

20 October, 2014. 14:29 GREG KNAPMANN | National Security Reporter | g.knapmann@tba.com.au AN ADELAIDE MAN is in police custody after using the internet to download information regarding US band “Allah-Las”. South Australia Police says the early morning raid was the culmination of over a years work. “It was a bipartisan operation between SA Police and […]