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A man hungry for attention on LinkedIn has posted 200 words of self-congratulatory rubbish which nobody cares about. At the Australian Mortgage Brokers Industry Association event last night, David Broadhurst won the 'Best Client Experience' award. It was among the 57...
Body shaming has become all too common in recent years, and body positivity advocates say the horse racing industry is partly to blame. "Horse owners need to start using jockeys with varying body types," says Jean Hall. "Most jockeys weigh...
Humble hero Ash Barty is causing headaches for satire writers around the country. The world number 1 tennis player was again flawless on the court last night, winning the WTA final 6-4 6-3. "She won $6.4 million last night and yet...
Woolworths has announced a planned increase to its human resources department following revelations that almost 6000 of the company's staff have been underpaid. "Obviously our 350-person HR department here at Woolworths HQ has dropped the ball," says Woolies CEO Mike...
The nation which invented Rugby in 1823 has finally shown that it may actually know how to play the game at this year's World Cup in Japan. On Saturday, the English Rugby team is making an unlikely appearance in the...
Gym chain Fitness First has announced its trialing toilet bowls next to treadmills in a bid to appeal to growing numbers of poo joggers. "Not all poo joggers want to train outside," says Fitness First CEO Tim Casey. "So we're...
Climate activist Greta Thunberg has been photographed allegedly disposing of a plastic bottle in a paper recycling bin, in her home town of Stockholm, Sweden. The above photo was shared with DBT by an Australian man who claims to have...
Australia's supermarket giants are once again turning their back on the environment, instead releasing plastic toys for children. "The environment is important," says Woolworths spokesperson Lyle Marsh. "But we believe the more pressing concern is a shortage of things for...
Single-use plastic bags were banned by Australian supermarkets last year, but now Coles has decided to bring them back, as collectables. “The miniature single-use bag is a new edition to our ‘Little Shop 2’ collectable range,” says Coles spokesperson James...
For the last three years Phoebe Lenton's life has revolved around amassing as many Instagram likes on her posts as possible. "Likes equals attention and, as an influencer, attention equals money," she says. The self-described Influencer and brand ambassador has 18,123...

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