Squiz Shortcuts - The backstory to the big news stories

Interested in the news but sometimes find there's a whole lot of assumed knowledge? We hear you. Squiz Shortcuts is a weekly explainer on news topics, historical events, big personalities, and complex situations.

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Friday Lites - Three things we liked this week

How to hold a lightsaber, a great pair of winter socks, and an afternoon sugar hit…

Want to learn how to brandish a lightsaber? Thought so… Michelle C Smith is your woman. And this is how she taught famous futurist/singer Grimes.

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S'Quiz Yourself

Get your quiz on...

Reckon you know which popular artist rock legend Jimmy Barnes beat for the #1 spot on the ARIA charts this week? Have a crack at the Squiz Quiz.

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Squiz The Day

30 June 2022

6.30pm (AEST) – Basketball World Cup Qualifiers – Australia v China – Melbourne

International Asteroid Day

Social Media Day

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