As always, the nominees for our prestigious end-of-year awards are an exquisite mix of arsehats and heroes.
After a big week in news, here are the stories you may have missed in all the mayhem.
Banging on about Pauline Hanson getting words wrong and Fraser Anning being a bogan doesn't just miss the point, it feeds the flame.
Good morning, early birds. Labor has promised tax cuts for lower-income Australians in its budget reply, and Fraser Anning is censured on the Senate's first day of sitting. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Good morning, early birds. UK Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to resign if party members support her Brexit deal, and Bill Shorten calls for the Coalition to sign a parliamentary racism "code of conduct". It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
The dog-whistling and normalising of racist speech must stop, now. And there's a tried and true method for achieving that.
"It's ok to be white" and the "final solution" speech: how current sound bites don't always line up with past actions.
Good morning, early birds. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern confirms that her office received the "manifesto" of the Christchurch mosque shooter, and the Greens push to have MP Fraser Anning expelled from parliament following his response to the tragedy. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.