Tony Abbott video linking D-day with 'open for business' message ridiculed

The prime minister waded into controversy on Sunday over a press release and video address which awkwardly attempted to link the 70th anniversary of the D-day landings with the oft-heard key government message that “Australia is open for business”.

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Wayne Swan accuses Coalition of using its budget to wage class war

Wayne Swan accuses Coalition of using its budget to wage class war | World news | NewsWire
Wayne Swan: angered by the government's 'undeclared class and generational war, so central to both the budget and the Commission of Audit's report'. Photograph: AAP

Wayne Swan has accused the Abbott government of using its budget to wage a “class war”, an argument the Coalition previously mounted about the previous Labor administration.

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How To Not Suck At Picking A Father’s Day Gift

How To Not Suck At Picking A Father’s Day Gift

(D O’Quinn)

Two weeks go to go until Father’s Day. Odds are you haven’t gotten pops a gift, but what to buy? Let’s be honest. Your dad probably doesn’t need another tie or paperweight. And he probably doesn’t want new tools or personal hygiene products.

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