Peter Dutton warns US recession is inevitable

Opposition leader Peter Dutton has stated that the US will enter a recession, and “this prime minister knows what is coming”. The big call comes as treasurer Jim Chalmers prepares to transfer his first budget next month, which he says will be a “bread and butter” effort to curb inflation. The opposition is warning him … Read more

Jack Charles’ obituary criticized in New York Times

The New York Times received a fierce social media reaction after tweeting an obituary of beloved Native actor Jack Charles — which began highlighting his “heroin addiction” and “predilection for burglary.” Furious fans of Charles’s work call the New York Times “shameful” for his approach to the obituary, which also described Charles as a member … Read more

Funeral Queen: Woman’s Uncomfortably Dull Handshake Goes Viral

Another particularly awkward moment at the Queen’s funeral has caused serious uproar on social media, with thousands of gamblers collectively cringing over a disapproved handshake upon arrival at Westminster Abbey. Alessandra Viggiano Marra, wife of Argentina’s ambassador to the UK, was hanged in perhaps the most public place imaginable. Television footage showed the doorman shaking … Read more

King Charles: The truth about his ‘outbursts’

Like most of the world, in the week since Queen Elizabeth passed away, I’ve seen the circus unfold with the kind of curiosity usually reserved for, well, a real circus. I was in London when the news came out, and the sentiment was strange: shock mixed with a little uncertainty, some tears, and then everyone … Read more

Holiday: Study estimates your brutal Friday sickness could cost the economy nearly $500 million

Researchers have warned that your decision to take Friday off after Thursday’s holiday could hurt the economy by nearly $500 million. The decision to place the day of mourning on Thursday presents employees with a tempting opportunity to celebrate a four-day weekend. A nationally representative survey by Finder.com found that 1.7 million Australian workers (13 … Read more

Dead queen: Prince Andrew pays tribute

Prince Andrew has paid tribute to his “mummy”, the Queen, in what could well be his last statement as royal. “Dear Mama, Mother, Your Majesty, three in one,” he wrote. “Your Majesty, it was an honor and a privilege to serve you. Mother – of the nation, your dedication and personal service to our nation … Read more

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry ‘uninvited’ to VIP reception at Buckingham Palace

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are reportedly “uninvited” to a state reception hosted by King Charles on Sunday. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are said to have received an invitation to the grand event at Buckingham Palace earlier this week. The gathering, where foreign VIPs will meet on the eve of Her Majesty’s funeral, … Read more

Anthony Albanese is on his way to London for Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese is on his way to the United Kingdom to attend Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral. Most important points: Prime Minister Anthony Albanian has left Sydney to attend the Queen’s funeral on Monday Gai and Robbie Waterhouse are also on the plane with the Prime Minister Mr Albanian plans to attend an event … Read more

Charles III proclaimed King of Australia

King Charles III has been officially proclaimed the reigning monarch of Australia by Governor General David Hurley. “Due to the death of our pleasant and glorious Queen Elizabeth II, the crown has come to Prince Charles Philip Arthur George alone and rightly,” stated General Hurley. “May King Charles III have long and happy years upon … Read more

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida defends state funeral for Shinzo Abe due to dip

The Japanese prime minister has accepted criticism for not adequately explaining why he wants a state funeral for slain former leader Shinzo Abe, but defended the move despite his support having fallen to its all-time low. Most important points: Japanese Prime Minister Is Criticized For Giving Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe A State Funeral Mr … Read more