News Fighters

By Sanspants Radio

News Fighters is a comedic look at the week in Australian news, media and political hypocrisy, hosted by ex-Tonightly and Chaser editor Dylan Behan. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  1. 1.
    Melbourne Earthquake & Canadian Election: Nothing Happened!
    35:08
  2. 2.
    AUKUS Submarines and Parachuting Labor Candidates (also guest Craig Reucassel)
    33:35
  3. 3.
    Pub and haircut day is coming! (with guest Deputy Lord Mayor of Sydney, Jess Scully)
    36:06
  4. 4.
    ICYMI: Delta Defeats Australia (A Bonus Compilation Episode)
    1:02:21
  5. 5.
    It’s Pyne Time Time: Christopher Pyne attempts to fix podcasts (and guest Mark Humphries)
    30:41
  6. 6.
    Afghanistan falls and Delta prevails
    21:15
  7. 7.
    Goodbye Covid Zero (also Dom Knight from The Chaser)
    28:37
  8. 8.
    NSW’s Delta Farce Continues (& Tokyo Sporting Event update with Stefan)
    27:58
  1. 9.
    How NSW stuffed everything up with the Delta Outbreak
    28:46
  2. 10.
    Putin will take your calls! (& guest Andrew Levins)
    25:28
  3. 11.
    ICYMI: Australia's Vaccine Sh*tshow
    22:49
  4. 12.
    Sydney's Delta Blow
    22:09
  5. 13.
    Australia's Lockdown Winter Blunderland
    27:28
  6. 14.
    Sydney’s lockdown background & Greg Jericho on the Aussie economic recovery
    32:41
  7. 15.
    Our National Buffoon's European Vacation
    36:07
  8. 16.
    Expelled China Correspondent Michael Smith on the Australia/China Relationship
    25:03
  9. 17.
    NSW Labor Implodes & Melbourne Lockdown #4
    16:28
  10. 18.
    Australia's Vaccine Hesitancy. And Southeast Asia goes into lockdown (with guest Rishi Budhrani)
    31:53
  11. 19.
    The 2021 Budget Spendathon Spectacular
    22:18
  12. 20.
    Happy Beef Week! (Also: India Flight Ban, Tasmania Election & Bec Melrose on Biden's first 100 days)
    30:27
  13. 21.
    Scott Morrison's Hydrogen Dream. Also: Dr Monica Barratt on Psychedelics and Mental Health.
    33:52
  14. 22.
    Canada’s Covid Catastrophe (with guest Jonathan Goldsbie)
    34:11
  15. 23.
    The History of Australia’s Vaccine Debacle
    21:19
  16. 24.
    ICYMI: A Year of COVID-19: What Australia got right and wrong! Also Guest: Tom Ballard
    30:04
  17. 25.
    Scott Morrison’s Minor Ministerial Reshuffle. Also: Bec Melrose on the Suez blockage!
    28:13
  18. 26.
    It's Raining Patriarchy!
    27:58
  19. 27.
    What the WA election means for Australian politics.
    28:12
  20. 28.
    Why does China hate Australia?
    27:37
  21. 29.
    The Future of Work in Australia
    31:52
  22. 30.
    The vaccines are here! (Also: Wyatt Nixon-Lloyd previews the W.A. State Election)
    26:50
  23. 31.
    A Year of COVID-19: What Australia got right and wrong! Also: Bec Melrose.
    30:26
  24. 32.
    January 26 Culture Wars Roundup. Also: Dan Ilic from A Rational Fear!
    26:59
  25. 33.
    Biden inauguration recap & guest Tom Walker
    22:49
  26. 34.
    Trump’s Legacy with Chas Licciardello. Also: Michael McCormack's bad week.
    29:06
  27. 35.
    Brisbane lockdown and the Victoria lockout. Also special guest: Tom Ballard.
    26:55
  28. 36.
    2020: The Year in Wacky Clips
    18:54
  29. 37.
    EPISODE 50: A "Best Of" Clips Show!
    27:11
  30. 38.
    Why Joe Biden didn’t win over Trump voters.
    14:35
  31. 39.
    The "Cushion the Blow" Budget
    15:52
  32. 40.
    The aged care and stranded Aussies blame games
    13:21
  33. 41.
    I can’t believe it’s not paid pandemic leave!
    13:59
  34. 42.
    The Whack-a-Mole strategy & mini-budget roundup
    15:59
  35. 43.
    Melbourne’s lockdown blame game & the battle for bushfire ravaged Eden-Monaro
    14:32
  36. 44.
    Does Donald Trump want a civil war?
    14:22
  37. 45.
    Back to life, back to stupidity!
    13:53
  38. 46.
    Behind The Wacky Clips & a new pilot episode!
    15:17
  39. 47.
    Bon Voyage Plague Ship & Return of the Malc
    12:40
  40. 48.
    Australia’s hypocritical, half-arsed and xenophobic pandemic response
    20:40
  41. 49.
    Hello Socialism, Goodbye Civil Liberties!
    14:51
  42. 50.
    Keep calm and go to work but also stay at home!
    12:44

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