This week’s much coveted Wankley goes to News.com.au for allowing racist Muslim bashing comments on their “news” website.

Who are these neanderthals who awake from dreams of a “White Australia” at 2:45am to post their vile views? Surely they couldn’t (gasp!) be foreigners?!

Put a fork in them, the election is almost done.

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News.com.au “welcome your comments” which are moderated and possibly edited before publication. This comment wasn’t published by their oh so sensitive moderator: 

News.com.au’s moderator must have learned from News Limited’s master of such racist rabble rousing.

Expect more from your journalism.

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