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The media and Donald Trump: Bad for our mental health?

The media and Donald Trump: Bad for our mental health?

It’s not just the government shutdown, or the wall, or Venezuela. Donald Trump is the issue, but we’re not getting the full story.

Current Affairs Wrap: Trump’s latest affair, Facebook faces dock, ball tampering fallout

Yet more details of Donald Trump’s affair, Facebook’s murky morals and the next step for Cricket Australia highlights the week that was. Hoo-boy.

Naked online: cyberthreats facing users of adult websites and applications

Pornography has always been part of human culture, and this continues in the digital age.     When technologies started changing the way people entertained themselves visually (first through photography, then through cinema, television and video and, after that, the internet) adult content was always there, hiding in the shadows of mainstream art and entertainment

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Current Affairs Wrap: Donald’s new, new low, McLaughlan faces allegations, let there be memes

The more things change, the more they stay the same. In the week just gone, Donald crashed through the floor, an actor faced sexual harassment allegations and memes swept in to save us from ourselves.

Current Affairs Wrap: Trump’s taxing move, Melbourne CBD attack, Australia’s biggest meth bust

The last work week of the year would unfortunately not go quietly, as Donald Trump eviscerated the taxation system, complicated violent sped through the Melbourne CBD and history was made at the end of a cuff.

The mainstream media has no business bitching about conspiracy theories

Conspiracy theories exist largely because of mainstream media’s lies. So when that same media admonishes the theorists, it’s a case of the pot calling the kettle suspect.

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