20 June 2023

PODCAST: The Hoot on Katy Gallagher, the War Memorial and Canberra's hottest foods

| Genevieve Jacobs
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Senator Katy Gallagher has been drawn deeper into the Bruce Lehrmann saga. Image: Region.

Just how long will the Bruce Lehrmann mess go on and who else will be caught in its wake?

This week’s podcast is here and on The Hoot, Ross Solly and Genevieve Jacobs discuss the spiralling dramas that this week embroiled the ACT’s long-standing Labor senator, Katy Gallagher.

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READ ALSO Gallagher rejects allegations she misled the Senate, turns spotlight back onto Coalition

The War Memorial is also in the firing line after the failure of Ben Roberts-Smith’s defamation action. The AWM displays his medals and uniform, along with the story of how one of our most decorated soldiers won his medals.

But should the display remain or be removed? And are there larger questions at play about who and what the AWM chooses to recognise?

READ ALSO War Memorial ‘carefully considering’ amending Ben Roberts-Smith exhibits after calls to remove display

In good news, we have the list of Canberra’s hottest foods right now (and we’re not referring to their temperature). All sorts of tasty morsels from our finest dining establishments are tickling taste buds, but what’s missing?

What favourite food would you nominate for the list? (and don’t just say Kinglseys chips, please. We know, OK?)

READ ALSO What’s hot and what’s not? Hot sauce, steak tartare, and that’s just for starters …

The Hoot appears every week on Riotact and wherever you get your podcasts, including Apple and Spotify. Have a listen, tell us what you think and rate us.

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Poor old Katy. Karma’s a beach.

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