What our editor’s skimming today

Each day we bring you links to some of the interesting news stories and opinions racing around the www that have caught our attention at the Shipping News.  If you come across something you think should also be highlighted, let us know.

Alan Jones, in case you missed it, is retiring. Others might use a different adjective! (You get it!) Here’s an audio podcast of his contribution to Australian life in case you were busy listening to the ABC and missed Alan – The Guardian
And we think Ruby Princess was bad. Read this – gCaptain
So many stories to spin out of this one. For us, it’s that Australia Post has come from nowhere into the Top 10! – The New Daily
This is an interesting, and well informed story from Michelle Grattan. It’s what happens when two smart people meet and discover that, despite their differences, they respect each other’s intelligence and understand each other’s motivations.  Grattan on Friday – The Conversation
The dreaded second wave? – Sydney Morning Herald
It doesn’t matter how you try to interpret it, things are changing for good in Hong Kong – NY Times
And we’re with the WACA – it’s a shocking decision. Yet another reason to secede! – WA Today
And finally, introducing Sammy J, the Brilliant Sammy J, dolefully farewelling lockdown – ABC iview

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