The Suppository of Wisdom

19
Jun

Notre Drama

This week, Sol and Nicola take a look at the oil tankers blown up in the Gulf of Oman. Why is the US blaming Iran? Are there weapons of mass destruction? Also discussed, the unnecessarily complicated situation surrounding the restoration of the Notre Dame, the massive Hong Kong protests, and the outcry over a union boss’s comments. 

11
Jun

How Good is 1984??

This week, Sol and Nicola ask themselves “How good is 1984?” After the recent raids on news organisations this week, are we seeing the beginning of an Orwellian state? Also discussed, why Uber drivers aren’t considered 'employees' and why fantastic, great move, well done Angus Taylor is in the news again

4
Jun

“A Dirty Filthy Disgusting Word”

This week on the podcast, Sol and Nicola take a break from Australian politics and swing towards the US as Trump has dominated headlines this past week. They also take a look at the topic of the economy and interest rate cuts. How does it all work and why does it affect you?

27
May

Theresa May(be not)

This week, Sol and Nicola finally discuss the elephant in the room of international news these days, Brexit. They also talk about how regional NSW is running out of water, how Sol's old area in Sydney got a train, and how Donald Trump doesn't like sumo wrestling.

21
May

Scomo Gets a Go(mo)

This week on the podcast, Sol and Nicola look into the recent election results. Why was everyone shocked? How did this happen? On the topics of politics, we give you a look into the amazing achievements of the late Bob Hawke and his work as our 23rd prime minister. We also look at some exciting news NASA have released... so tune in to find out what that's about and our thoughts of the news for this week! 

14
May

Who the Bloody Hell Are You?

In the words of Dr Steven Strange, “We’re in the endgame now.” The final week of the election campaign is upon us (thank god) and in this pre-election special, Nicola and Sol take you through the reason why the senate ballot paper is so long – micro parties! They also discuss what’s going on with the Moon and how voting actually works.

 

Audio from: ABC, Discovery, Fraser Anning on Facebook

7
May

“Fantastic. Great Move.”

In this week's episode, Sol and Nicola engage in some self-congratulation while discussing the election campaign. They also talk about North Korea and it's complex geopolitical history, as well as what the heck franking credits are.

 

Audio from: ABC, 7

29
Apr

“Four Thousand Million Dollars”

Join Sol and Nicola as they discuss political lobbyists, Clive Palmer and more!  They also recount the recent ANZAC day and talk about a story of mateship and compassion, and how we can continue the legacy for years to come.

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Audio clips from: ABC, 9 News

22
Apr

Mueller, Morrison, and Money

“Isn’t the economy a section on an aeroplane?” Join Sol and Nicola as they chat about the recently released report into Donald Trump and Russia, the terrible Notre Dame fire, and why watergate is in the news again after nearly 50 years. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @supofwisdom. Email your questions and comments to [email protected]

15
Apr