This week in trend settings, guardians of the galaxy 2 dropped, North Korea threatens Australia, one nation’s campaign in Macalister collapses in two days, Anzac Facebook controversy with Yassmin Abdel-Magied, and science finds caterpillars that eat plastic and grow lamb foetuses in bags.
This week we just had too much to talk about, the Fate of the Furious movies crazy money making formula, Facebook wants to read your thoughts, Turkey’s Erdogan on the path to dictatorship. Ali saw an advance screening for Jordan Peele’s Get Out, and the 457 Visa is no more.
This week we look at the Pepsi ad controversy and new Syrian war crimes. For lighter news we take on Rick and Morty, Netflix’ 13 Reasons Why and the best April Fools jokes on the internet.
This week we love Dr Strange, except Chris, but he never likes anything, NoDAPL is a long confusing story, we try to make sense of it. Apple unrevolutionises the laptop again with the MacBook Pro, the Australian government keeps beating on asylum seekers, just how much political mileage can they get in this race to the bottom? And black mirror is a tv show, and a damn good one at that.
This week, on Trend Settings, is Leonardo DiCaprio actually Captain Planet in whiteface? Would you kill baby Hitler’s house? Red dead redemption 2 is only a year away, how cool! Instagram wants you to report depressed people. Trailers came out for Guardians of the Galaxy and Starwars, everyone flip out! The new Harry Potter movies are gonna be a pentology, sounds evil. The Gable Tostee verdict, not guilty
This week we colonize mars with Elon Musk, Snapchat changes the game with Spectacles, unfortunately we talk about Trump and China has made the biggest radio telescope ever!