/ 07 April 2021

Apropos of Nothing

The Chinese Government has entered La La Land with its production of a Hollywood-inspired movie titled The Wings of Songs that attempts to show the masses that all is well in Xinjiang province. Spoiler alert: there’s not a forced labour factory, ‘reeducation’ camp, or evidence of ethnic cleansing of the Uyghur Muslim minority in sight… #SquizShortcut

If you’re a Lord of the Rings fan with an affinity for Peter Jackson’s stylings, a Soviet-era production that’s mysteriously made its way onto YouTube may not cut your mustard. A generous review said it was “as absurd and monstrous as it is divine and magnificent”. Let’s just say they got it half right…

Sure, The Wiggles are one of Australia’s most successful kids entertainment franchises. They are also the recipe for an HR nightmare given all the intra-skivvy relationships going on…

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