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Finish this sentence: the thing I most look forward to every weekend is…
While you’re thinking about that, take a wander through some of the best Punch posts from this week.
Luke McIlveen on cops, cars, guns and justice
Tory Maguire questioned why it’s just the likeable that should be paid for their stories.
Malcolm Farr comes to an erudite conclusion on the Peter Slipper saga.
Ms T Shepherd on the wacky world of modern day funerals.
Julie Lee taught us how to make the BEST Anzac biscuit.
Ant Sharwood fished around LA to find Matt Newtown a job.
Dan called b*llshit on political gaffes that aren’t worth mouthing off about.
Lucy looked for a reason behind our love for booze.
And Helen Parker led us gently through the changes in public attitude towards Anzac Day.
Here’s some other stuff, not written by us, that is also very good.
- Jemima Kahn on the noisy and deadly American drones
- Paul Sheehan on why Anthony Mundine’s comments on cops missed the mark
- And Adam Ferrier on Kony 2012.“The biggest social media experiement to end in failure”.
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