Sometimes I question the quality of the news here in Australia. I don’t know what it is about the choice of stories reported, but they always seem a bit less serious or less grave in subject matter. I’m used to hearing about shootings, murders, drugs–you know, all the exciting rated R types of crime. I don’t think twice about them. You could even say I expect them.
Is it so wrong? Have I become numb to the horrors of this world and the evil in it? Or is it just the way of life in California? Like, what do they report in Idaho or Tennessee? I don’t have a clue. But I’ll tell you one thing’s for sure–no matter what the story is in Sydney, I still manage to find the headlines here entertaining.
Here’s what made headlines today on Channel 9.