Trent Steel

I’m sorry – I can’t fight with you until you make me equal

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I recently discovered that the Australian Defence Force is pushing for Indigenous Australians to fight for the country overseas. Which I'm happy to do, provided you fight for us ... Read the full article
Trent Steel

Trent Steel is a blue-collar schmo who traded the city in for the bush. Alongside his inability to write a gripping bio, he's keen on fishing and whatever footy team is presently losing the most.

Estimates

While you were asleep: Estimates kicks off, Taiwan legalises SSM, ABC’s football own-goal

Well bugger me with a fish fork, it’s Thursday. Huzzah. The world kept dying while you were recharging, which featured an argument at the estimates, Taiwan saying yes to gay marriage and an unholy clusterboink on ABC2.

Trump

Current Affairs Wrap: FBI probes Trump and Russia, Assange walks free, rock and roll in mourning

Trump’s not happy, the music world was punched in the black hole sun and there was some good news for Julian Assange.

While you were asleep: Impeachment put forward, Chelsea Manning freed, ant becomes dinosaur

The first steps of impeachment were walked by a soul singer, the first steps of Manning’s freedom by Converse and a red ant became a black sheep. Go back to sleep, trust me.

Trump

While you were asleep: Trump comes clean, Australia’s mortal wounding, Avril’s Beatle cover

This morning…is not my type of morning. Donald Trump gave us the reasons he abused our trust, we fell apart over a Bunnings sausage and Avril Lavigne became the sixth Beatle from beyond the grave. Kill me.

Last night: Who got the best of the budget’s loving?

What a night. Our heads were swimming with the romance of possibilities, and some of us did some things we didn’t want to do. So, who got the most out of the budget?

Affairs

Current Affairs Wrap: When Mally met Trumpie, Eminem’s existential crisis and Fairfax strikes

It was a very special week in Current Affairs Land, as domestic and international issues melded into one clusterboink that we’d all rather forget. That, plus Eminem!

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