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Is there still a place in Australia for some informative news and meth-based humour?

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Date: 31 Aug 2018

Ricky Bobby was the prince. Quick witted, well spoken, outspoken, charmingly irreverent – Graham Kennedy reincarnate.

But as he waited for his turn to ridicule society, society moved on.

In the post-Trump world where reality and satire have blurred, is there still a place for social critique in Australia?

Is there still a place where families can sit in front of the telly for some informative news and meth-based humour?

Is there still a place for Ricky Bobby?

 

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