The fumbled reception of Kaepernick's comments

The fumbled reception of Kaepernick's comments

TBS Sportsdesk

NFL player Colin Kaepernick decided to protest America by sitting down during the national anthem, but what did the world of social media make of it?

Father's Day: A cultural gift in the best possible taste

Father's Day: A cultural gift in the best possible taste

TBS Muse

With Father's Day fast approaching, we've polled our writers to share their greatest memories of coffee with their dads and an offer from Vittoria Coffee in the best possible taste.

Current Affairs Wrap: Italy's quake, France's burkini ban and a year of free pizza

Current Affairs Wrap: Italy's quake, France's burkini ban and a year of free pizza

Rob Idol

Hello all and welcome to this week’s Current Affairs Wrap. Tragedy has struck in central Italy, more controversy on the coast of France, Plebiscite madness at home and some feels from the US for a change.

The meaning of Grand Theft Auto V

The meaning of Grand Theft Auto V

TBS Muse

The latest incarnation of Grand Theft Auto has courted controversy with its unchecked violence. But who is evil? The game, or us?

Book review: Into the Black: The Inside Story of Metallica

Book review: Into the Black: The Inside Story of Metallica

Timothy Cootes

Metallica announcing a new album reveals old fissures remain – of the band, and the audience – and part two of their biography serves as a perfect microcosm of this.

Know who you're Googling: Edward II

Know who you're Googling: Edward II

Loretta Barnard

Edward II is so much more than the weedy bloke in Braveheart, as his real story is beset by treachery, rumour and the search for power.

The week in Media: 26th August 2016

The week in Media: 26th August 2016

Denise Shrivell

Each week, we will look at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at how publishers should focus on what social media doesn't do, and the ad industry's existential crisis.

The blurst of Reddit: The finite wisdom of the Reddit-verse

The blurst of Reddit: The finite wisdom of the Reddit-verse

Kate Turner

Oh, Reddit. You're like the Judge Judy of my cynical heart. Sentence me with your jagged rulings. This week I trudge through what can be learned from that e-courtroom.

Brazil’s Olympian efforts at Rio 2016

Brazil’s Olympian efforts at Rio 2016

Trisha de Borchgrave

Just before the athletic spotlight is shut off for another four years, let us highlight at the lasting effects of the games on Rio. For better or worse.

While you were asleep: Nation fails Census, NK gets Netflix, WA scrap fireworks

While you were asleep: Nation fails Census, NK gets Netflix, WA scrap fireworks

TBS Likes...

Friday! Yiew! What happened while you were asleep? Well, we are yet to complete the Census (yes, still), North Korea received Manbang and WA banned Aus Day fireworks.

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The TBS Ten with… Andrew Mercado

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TBS spoke with frank realist, John Waters fanboy and silver screen sage at The Back Door Cinema, Andrew Mercado, about the importance of finding your true passion.

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The week in Media: 26th August 2016

Denise Shrivell

Each week, we will look at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week we look at how publishers should focus on what social media doesn’t do, and the ad industry’s existential crisis.

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