Turnbull's Twitter tripwire

Malcolm Turnbull isn’t a stranger to invectives, virtual or otherwise, but his ill-advised interaction with small business owner Julia Keady on the NBN highlights the sad state of broadband availability.

Malcolm Turnbull isn’t a stranger to invectives flung his way, virtual or otherwise, but his ill-advised interaction with small business owner Julia Keady on the NBN has morphed into something spectacularly unsavoury.


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There are no winners here in this debate and while the communications minister may feel aggrieved that his well-meaning inquiry has been unfairly vilified, his critics were never going to be charitable.

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