Talk about racism in the Wild West. Kalgoorlie hosts an annual Variety Club style charity bash called the Undies 500. This year a team thought it would be funny to dress up as Aboriginal people and call their car the Foul C—s” (an alleged pun on Falcons). St John Ambulance who was to benefit, commendably won’t take a cent raised through such bigotry.

Is the NSW Parliament’s Inquiry into Electoral and Party funding planning to call the principals of Betfair, including Kevin Rudd’s chief of staff, David Epstein?

Is it true that several older students at one of Melbourne University’s most prestigious residential colleges were threatened with assault charges after forcibly holding down, and shaving the head of, a first year student as part of the orientation festivities? I heard that the residential college in question will ban o-week in future years.

Peter Fray

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