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Tips and Murmurs

Tips and Murmurs: Long live Nickelback ... Questions for Twiggy ... COVID-19 fakes

Rumours of Brett Sutton's demise are greatly exaggerated, the one topic Andrew Forrest won't weigh in on and is the government bringing back the Australian Youth Affairs Coalition?

Queensland Leader of the Opposition Deb Frecklington (Image: AAP/Dan Peled)

Tips and Murmurs: LNP's cross borders ... ScoMo on mute ... Swanny's appeal

U-turn with a screech for the Queensland LNP, no zoom-zoom for Scott Morrison, and who's smiling now as Quadrant says 'cheese'.

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Tips and Murmurs: A use for Clive ... Melbourne fights back ... the joy of unity

Western Australian politicians use Clive Palmer as their go-to hate figure, Melbourne copes as best it can and is Quaden Bayles going to sue News Corp?

Pauline Hanson (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Tips and Murmurs: Hanson's poster ... NeoCons on the move ... Facebook targets the wrong guy

The Conservative Political Action Committee returns to our shores, aged care marketing vs the reality and Pauline Hanson passes around the hat.

Melissa Price (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

Tips and Murmurs: Price is wrong ... virus scapegoating ... Wakelin fright

Melissa Price refuses to present in the presence of media, Queensland sees a grotesque media storm with COVID-19 scapegoats, and South Australia waste fight turns radioactive.

Basil Zempilas (Image: Seven West Media)

Tips and Murmurs: Good news for Karens ... Basil wears egg ... Trump plays on

Perth Mayor hopeful Basil Zempilas got more than he bargained for when he pushed a cohost for endorsement, and stop the press: Trump goes golfing... a lot. Plus other tips from the Crikey bunker.

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Tips and Murmurs: Albo-nomics ... Palmer on the border ... Foster the people

Albo goes for the throat (his own), Clive Palmer's misguided political play in Western Australia and UNSW responds to the Gigi Foster fallout.

Minister for Women Marise Payne

Tips and Murmurs: Women on the backline ... at home with Barnababies ... Sunday Age snooze-fest

Where in the world is the minister for women, and other Tips and Murmurs from the Crikey bunker.

Liberal backbencher Craig Kelly (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Tips and Murmurs: Kelly sets science straight ... Ita upsets ... Kerry's special treatment

Ita Buttrose's remarks about young people couldn't have come at a worse time, while Craig Kelly cites a peer-reviewed climate study... kind of.

Energy Minister Angus Taylor (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Tips and Murmurs: Angus Taylor watch ... IPA calls for police state ... Why you can't watch the Murdoch doco

Even more shrouds of secrecy envelop our beleaguered energy minister and the IPA is free and easy with its hypocrisy.