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Old 07 May 2018, 03:26 PM
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Judge Q&A, the show Americans should have

Since your country is run by a gung-ho idiot supported by similarly dangerous people, I think a show like this could at least get the ball rolling on extinguishing SHS’ makeup supply.

Also, putting it out there because they ask to fact-check every episode and not all topics covered are Australian (and, well, we occasionally give John Oliver fantastic material).
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Old 10 May 2018, 01:03 AM
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Might check it out. You had me at John Oliver.
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Old 10 May 2018, 04:58 PM
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Might check it out. You had me at John Oliver.
[hijack] I have never seen anyone so excited over koala chlamydia....[/hijack]
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Old 13 May 2018, 03:32 AM
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[hijack] I have never seen anyone so excited over koala chlamydia....[/hijack]
Further hijack - I thought it was all a joke until a visitor to Australia who was there at the time the announcement was made actually took a picture of the sign when they toured the ward at the Australia Zoo! Its really there.

Well played Mr. Crowe.
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Old 14 May 2018, 02:11 AM
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I was a bit mad at John Oliver, because at first, I thought he was serious about it being the last episode. Then I found out that his show has been renewed into 2020. Still a bit mad, but at least he’s given me something to ponder until his show comes back: What the heck are those koalas up to?
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Mostly not having babies. (Chlamydia makes them infertile). Baby Koalas are very cute, so no koala babies is a bad thing.
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Old 15 May 2018, 12:17 AM
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Well, according to John Oliver, koalas are nowhere near as cute as you might think.

I'm wondering if koalas are like pandas. When it comes to pandas, with everything I hear, I'm like, "Are you sure God doesn't want this animal to go extinct?" Because pandas seem to suck at all aspects of, well, living. From what I've heard, zoos and sanctuaries have to give them panda porn just to get them to, well, produce little pandas. The most basic act that most humans and animals can and will do under nearly any circumstances and pandas have to be coached on all this. But people think they are the most adorable animals ever and thus, they make good mascots for fundraising, which is probably why they've stayed around.

I wonder if something similar is at work with koalas where, while they are popular with the public and make good mascots for fundraising, they really, really suck at life. But I admit I don't know a lot about koalas except they are marsupials who live in Australia and eat eucalyptus leaves.

Anyway, I'll just fishslap myself and leave, if it's all right with you.
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