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10 Tweets About Thanksgiving Even Non-Americans Will Appreciate

'Are racist people like "ugh, my open minded uncle is going to be at Thanksgiving this year."' → Read More

Medical Aid Denied To Manus Refugees As Thousands Protest

MSF (Doctors without Borders) are pleading with authorities to medically assess the Manus Island refugees. → Read More

Australia's Front Pages The Morning After We Said 'YES'

Gotta love those rainbows. → Read More

30 Of The Best Tweets About Cats Just Because They're Claw-Some

"Cats, it must be said, are the perfect pet for people with a real depth to their own self-loathing." → Read More

Right-Wing Hate Group Targets Sam Dastyari In Melbourne

"Go back to Iran". → Read More

Doubts Raised Over Jacqui Lambie's Citizenship Status

The Tasmanian senator has revealed her father was born in Scotland. → Read More

Halloween In Australia: Howl We Got Into The Spooky Spirit

"My lazy Halloween outfit is a spooky unsolicited text message." → Read More

16 Funny And Appropriately Dark Tweets About Halloween

"For Halloween I'm going as sexy we're all going to die" → Read More

28 Of The Best Tweets About Dogs Because 2017 Has Been Ruff

"I bet dogs at parties get tired of being singled out by socially awkward humans." → Read More

On The Brink Of Extinct: Borneo And The Tragedy Of Deforestation

The once expansive and ancient forests of Borneo have been brought to the brink. → Read More

The Best Signs From Australia's Marriage Equality Rallies

The 'Vote Yes' sign game is strong. → Read More

Backpacker Victims Of Violent Salt Creek Attack Share Harrowing Story

The two young women who were viciously assaulted on a deserted South Australian beach in 2016 have spoken out. → Read More

Twitter Has No Time For Men Who Don't Like Sophie Monk's 'Potty Mouth'

Get in the bin. → Read More

More Than 500 Border Collies Attempt Cutest Ever World Record Attempt

So. Many. Very. Good. Dogs. → Read More

12 Sanity-Restoring Tweets In Response To That 'Vote No' Skywriting

Twitter hit back at the sky-writing with a few words of its own. → Read More

'You Are Worse Than I Am': Transcript Released Of Trump-Turnbull Call

Explosive transcript from infamous phone call between President Trump and Malcolm Turnbull. → Read More

Andrew Denton Diagnosed With Advanced Heart Disease

The Australian TV identity and presenter will need to undergo multiple bypass surgery. → Read More

Police Call Off Search For Australian Woman Missing In Canada

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have called off the search for Melbourne woman Sophie Dowsley, who went missing while hiking in British Columbia two weeks ago. Dowsley, 34, and her partner Gregory Tiffin, 44, were last seen on July 8 at the Harrison Hot Springs, east of Vancouver, where they were believed to have gone hiking near a notoriously dangerous waterfall. The alarm was subsequently… → Read More

Foxtel Crashes On Night Of Long-Awaited Game Of Thrones Premiere

An 'unprecedented demand' for the show crashed the service in Australia. → Read More

Bernard Tomic Joins Australia's Body Count Of First-Round Drop-Outs

His first-round defeat in just an hour drew a chorus of social media criticism. → Read More