Topic archives: George Christensen

Tips and rumours

May 1, 2018 3

Dasher's new gig? Bluenotes' conspicuous silence. Plus, ASIC's Twitter stuff-up.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: Christensen’s gun stunt ‘the most disgusting thing I’ve seen in Canberra’

February 22, 2018 13

Senator Derryn Hinch discusses George Christensen, Barnaby Joyce and other enduring errors.

The Christensen conundrum: how many times can one man shoot himself in the foot?

February 19, 2018 27

We lost count after he likened Greenpeace to a terrorist organisation.

Crikey Worm: 65% of Australians say Joyce should resign

February 19, 2018

Good morning, early birds. Barnaby Joyce has been condemned by Australians in the latest Newspoll. Plus, George Christensen is in the gun over a controversial social media post. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

October 10, 2017 3

RET backflips ... standing up to the green-fascist ABC ... who will Mark and Lyle's third musketeer be? ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

July 20, 2017 7

Fifield yuks it up ... IPA claims Eureka Stockade ... what does Christensen make of the new Doctor? ...

George Christensen and the dark art of going ‘faux-rogue’ to woo voters

June 21, 2017 8

The bluster of a floor-crossing is little more than theatrics, and George Christensen's recent effort is no exception.

In Christensen’s Soviet Union, coal-fired power burns you!

June 15, 2017 9

The only way back for coal-fired power is via government ownership -- and Soviet-style command economics.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

May 30, 2017 2

Fairfax a brilliant investment, according to Fairfax ... George Christensen takes his time on penalty rates ... ScoMo happy to find popular cuts...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

May 15, 2017

Cory Bernardi's crusading ways ... the business links fuelling the AFL's China move ... George Christensen hates free speech again ...

How the Oz would report George Christensen’s medical tourism if he were left-wing

May 3, 2017 10

So, a true blue, fair dinkum Aussie pollie, shaped by Western civilisation and Judeo-Christian principles, has run off to a Muslim country for weight-loss surgery? And yet the dogs of (culture) war are nowhere heard.

It’s complicated: George Christensen’s on-again-off-again relationship with freedom of speech

April 27, 2017 7

Free speech is amazing, unless it's a greenie protest, then it's terrorism.

Six tips for backbenchers who want to get noticed

April 10, 2017 2

Tired of toiling away while those ministers get all the attention? Here is a guide for backbenchers, by backbenchers.

A busy day for the NSW town of Young

March 6, 2017

Ms Tips hears there was a prang between two cars in the centre of town that day as well.

George Christensen’s private correspondence, revealed

February 24, 2017 3

Satirist Ben Pobjie discovers what letters George Christensen has been writing.

Turnbull needs to channel his inner Menzies to save the Liberals

February 13, 2017 12

As John Howard said, elections are won and lost in the centre, writes political commentator and communications adviser Paula Matthewson.

For a bunch of ‘patriots’, Hanson and Co sure do love ripping off foreign ideas

February 7, 2017 5

Perhaps it's inevitable that right-wing nationalist politicians here in Australia should be attracted to authoritarian leaders overseas, writes senior researcher at The Australia Institute Philip Dorling.

Who is Australia’s biggest Putin fan?

February 6, 2017 4

Hint: not Cory Bernardi, but the other one.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 6, 2017 5

George Christensen defends Russia ... Channel Nine annoys regional viewers ... Foxtel asks workers to man the phones for free ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 1, 2017 3

Pub tax too high ... Daily Mail v Herald Sun ... vultures circle Baird's seat ...