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Author of bestseller One Hundred Years of Dirt (MUP) Country kid from QLD. Formerly: social affairs reporter, The Australian rickjamesmorton@gmail.com

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did i trutta
did I trutta
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a 45 minute speech is quite long as it turns out
A 45-minute speech is quite long as it turns out!
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anniversary of one of my favourite assignments i was told to catch the xpt from melbourne to sydney with a pho
Anniversary of one of my favourite assignments; I was told to catch the XPT from Melbourne to Sydney with a photographer and just write about it.
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ive never seen top gun
I’ve never seen Top Gun
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thankfully the cats movie will never actually arrive in cinemas it will simply stand at the threshold of an op
Thankfully the Cats movie will never actually arrive in cinemas. It will simply stand at the threshold of an open door, not quite going out and not quite staying in, until it dies.
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went to the pub and s friend told me i look like a member of the les mis cast and i opted for jean valjean dur
Went to the pub and @shauncrowe’s friend told me I look like a member of the Les Mis cast and I opted for Jean Valjean during the time, and I must stress only during the time, he was mayor and not being chased.
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i also cannot afford to pay my restaurant workers which might account for why i have chosen not to open a rest
I also cannot afford to pay my restaurant workers, which might account for why I have chosen not to open a restaurant.
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chill canberra australian capital territory
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always good to catch up with my mate rabe9
Always good to catch up with my mate @Rabe9
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so this might be a naive question but i want to do more public speaking i ve got three paid keynote speeches c
So this might be a naive question, but I want to do more public speaking. I've got three (paid) keynote speeches coming up in the next few months for big conferences. They came to me. Should I get speaker representation and, if so, how?

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lol i found this while distracted on tumblr when i was meant to be writing
lol I found this while distracted on Tumblr when I was meant to be writing
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it s tough out there
It's tough out there.
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wipes tear from eye
[wipes tear from eye]
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remember when scott morrison called the royal commission into aged care and i asked him about cuts to the aged
Remember when Scott Morrison called the Royal Commission into aged care and I asked him about cuts to the aged care funding instrument and he denied it? Well have I got a story for you.
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as trump defends nazis it emerges his sydney casino bid in the 1980s was killed off because of his mafia links
As Trump defends Nazis, it emerges his Sydney casino bid in the 1980s was killed off because of his mafia links.
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malcolm roberts can t work out email figured out climate change
Malcolm Roberts: can't work out email, figured out climate change.
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today s new yorker cartoon is something else
Today's New Yorker cartoon is something else.
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scott morrison flat out denied to me in presser that the aged care funding instrument has had changes now an i
Scott Morrison flat out denied to me in presser that the Aged Care Funding Instrument has had changes (now an indexation freeze) worth almost $2bn in his time as Treasurer. At presser today he said “that’s what the Labor Party says. They’re allowed to put questions, not lies.”
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journalism is not cheap we are doing one story right now that is costing us 1000 on top of usual salary and ti
Journalism is not cheap. We are doing one story right now that is costing us $1000 on top of usual salary and time. Just one story. Beyond that, investigative journalism is incredibly expensive. If you don’t pay for your news, then we will all get the celebrity tweets we deserve.
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