Archive for posts tagged with 'controversy'

Controversial Courtney Love is coming Down Under

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Controversial Courtney Love is coming Down Under

Controversial rocker and the late Kurt Cobain’s partner Courtney Love has announced a solo tour of Australia. The Hole…

Qatar’s controversy

Brisbane's Voice

Qatar’s controversy

When Qatar was awarded (or purchased) the 2022 World Cup an engineer friend of mine in The Emirates told me players woul…

World embraces e-cigarettes except Australia – why?

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World embraces e-cigarettes except Australia – why?

The e-cigarette has been pushed centre stage to coincide with World No Tobacco Day, with international doctors and polic…

The major issue in sport

Brisbane's Voice

The major issue in sport

There is much said about drugs being rife in sport but that is not the major issue… Australia's cricket captain,…

Ryan Tandy: A tragedy on many counts

Brisbane Extra

Ryan Tandy: A tragedy on many counts

Rugby League did nothing wrong by Ryan Tandy, writes Greg Cary. The NRL receives - and deserves- a great deal of…

Journalists flip tables over Syria on live TV

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Journalists flip tables over Syria on live TV

Tensions were high in the news studio when two journalists had clashing opinions over the ongoing civil war in…

Brisbane’s traffic light obsession

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s traffic light obsession

Brisbane appears to be obsessed with the need for traffic lights, writes bmag’s intrepid reporter, Max Moola.…

Suspected hack on Splendour ticket sales

Brisbane Extra

Suspected hack on Splendour ticket sales

Angry Splendour in the Grass fans have started an online petition for all ticket sales to be cancelled after some…

Will Campbell Newman Sell Queensland Assets

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What people think about Campbell Newman’s push for asset sales

The Queensland government has announced a proposal to offload up to $32 billion worth of assets in order to tackle…

Andrew, the game is not soft

Brisbane's Voice

Andrew, the game is not soft

Cronullas’ Andrew Fifita believes rugby league is soft, writes Greg Cary. Andrew (along with Sonny Bill…

Photoshop Has Gone Too Far / CollegeHumor

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Photoshop Has Gone Too Far / CollegeHumor

After all the stories on controversial Photoshop edits, College Humour decided to release this video… What's…

Don Talbot finds the wrong scapegoat

Brisbane's Voice

Don Talbot finds the wrong scapegoat

Grant Hackett’s problems have provoked a lot of talk, much of which has done little to advance understanding of…