The all new Trend Settings format is here! Well, we have sections now. Entertainment, Real news, Weird news and Ali rants. This week we talk Disney taking over Fox, the paradise papers, random weird news and why the NBN sucks.
Disney To Buy Fox – Are You Not Entertained!
Disney is making a bid for the movie and tv part of 21st century fox. This would make Disney and even bigger juggernaut. Aside from the prospects of the Xmen and Fantastic Four finally joining the Marvel Universe, we discuss whether this giant movie making company will make things worse or better.
The Paradise Papers – This Weeks Real Real
The biggest trove of documents ever, 1.4 TB of text, was leaked, mostly from the law firm Appleby’s, which specialises in helping ultra rich individuals and companies evade tax by using offshore tax havens. We discuss why the heck so many are British protectorates such as Jersey, The British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands and Bermuda. No one is safe from Apple to the queen.
Giant Bear Tongues and Where To Get Sperm – Weird Of The World
Weird news wrap up, we’ve got the sun bear in Myanmar with a giant tongue that needed surgery. The woman who attacked her husband on a plane, Japans KFC bath bomb. There was a woman who found a sperm donor through Facebook, and a German man with a big snake in his pants.
NBN and Telstra At Odds – Ah The Technology
The NBN is due to refund up to 42000 people. Also IMO they should be put in jail