had a day out while you had a day off. The European stayer stopped the nation and halted the late charge of and
to win the Melbourne Cup. Favourites
and disappointed punters but there was a silver lining: Magic Circle’s owner
didn’t accept the trophy wearing nothing but a hot pink G-string. That truly would have been the lace that stopped a nation. Irish horse
was euthanised after breaking down during the race.
Labor MP quickly put a “former” in front of his title after ABC journalist
made allegations of him having touched her inappropriately. “First, women should be able to go about their professional lives and socialise without being subject to this sort of behaviour. And I want it to stop,” she said.
In the US, there was more appalling behaviour — that needs to stop — when ex-marine
let off a smoke bomb inside Borderline Bar and Grill, north of LA, then shot up the place, killing 12. We can count ourselves lucky Somalian-born Werribee man
did not have a gun. He stabbed a man to death and injured two other men after his Holden Rodeo exploded in the CBD at 4.10pm on Friday. The lone terrorist was tackled by bystanders and police, who shot him dead as he lunged at them with a knife. Changing the vibe but staying patriotic, world champion surfer and shark flirt began a campaign titled Unleash a Cure to help fight motor neurone disease. Donate $20 to fightmnd .com and you may end up surfing with Mick, sans great white. Read Fanning’s message to son
in our tribute story on p24.
FOX Sports released a trial described as “the Netflix of sports”, an ondemand streaming service offering a range of sports including cricket, AFL, NRL, Wimbledon, NFL and NBA. I can see you drooling on your remote control. That means you can flick from to
to Ben Watching For Hours And It’s Time To Go Outside.
Spice Girls announced a reunion tour and the puns started flying thick and fast after declined to rejoin the band, (probably) texting “Zig-a-zag nah”. Mullumbimby rapper
is no longer signed to her label so maybe she fills the void
leaves. Azalea has always been a Wannabe.