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STATE OF THE PLANET: Whales get fully beached in Tasmania, bro

STUFF WE LIKE: At home with Eric Clapton’s gran

What’s new on the Crikey blogs:

ANDREW BARTLETT: Kevin Rudd uses eloquent words to discuss multiculturalism

FIRST BLOG ON THE MOON: 80 wombats die after beaching themselves to protest whale cull

PLANE TALKING: Two tickets from London for every passenger?

CROAKEY: The binge-drinking ad campaign debate continues

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