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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Interview me live, says Palmer ... noose not related to suicide, says Marriage Alliance ... Lyle Shelton goes Godwin ...

You know who wanted the rich to pay tax? Hitler!

You know who wanted the rich to pay tax? Hitler!

Publication of the Panama Papers has brought the defenders of tax avoidance to some you-beaut Godwinning.

Quiggin: How a newspaper became a troll

Quiggin: How a newspaper became a troll

The Australian has reacted to this whole Julia Posetti defamation saga like an angry blogger, with ridiculous slurs, contradictions and a touch of Godwin's Law. Problem is, it's our national newspaper, laments John Quiggin.

Obama is not a ‘Nazi’ and abortion is not a ‘holocaust’

Obama is not a ‘Nazi’ and abortion is not a ‘holocaust’

US politicians often refer to their opponents as "Nazis" or horrible events as "a holocaust" but these just trivialise one of history's most disturbing atrocities, writes Rabbi Marvin Hier.

Yes, he went there: Glenn Beck compares White House attacks on Fox with the Holocaust

Yes, he went there: Glenn Beck compares White House attacks on Fox with the Holocaust

Proving that any stupid argument will inevitably descend into Hitler comparisons, Fox News' Glenn Beck has likened the Obama White House's treatment of Fox News to the Nazi persecution of Jews.

Kyle and the meeja

Kyle and the meeja

Crikey readers continue to weigh in on Steve Fielding's spelling issues and whether Godwin's Law will bring down vile Kyle Sandilands.

Will Godwin’s Law finally bring down Kyle Sandilands?

Will Godwin’s Law finally bring down Kyle Sandilands?

Sorry Kyle, it’s Godwin’s Law. The minute you invoke the Nazis, your salad days as a shock jock are over.

You’re just like the Nazis! The political insult that won’t die

You’re just like the Nazis! The political insult that won’t die

Playing the Nazi card has become the standard political cheap shot. Politicians don't have another significant political ideology or event against which to compare their morality, writes Brendan O'Neill.

Ketchup and no Dijon: US turns Europhobic

Ketchup and no Dijon: US turns Europhobic

Europeans are on average healthier, happier and more financially secure than Americans. So, why are the Yanks so terrified of turning Euro? asks Michael Freedman.

Birther leader doesn’t exactly help the movement

Birther leader doesn’t exactly help the movement

Birther leader Dr. Orly Taitz is interviewed by MSNBC about Barack Obama's supposed 'fake' birth certificate. When she compares the media with Nazis, things get really messy.