There is an i in Team No Fibs: co-publisher @geeksrulz tells his #NoFibs story #MediaMargo






This is the second in a new No Fibs series edited by Margo under her collaborative thesis. The first piece was by Michael Burge … and the next one will be by Tim Dunlop. The Fifth Estate might be new kid on the block, but it already packs a mighty punch above its weight. Everyone on social media […]






Storify: Melbourne #MarchInMarch Street Party Protest @geeksrulz






[View the story “Melbourne #MarchInMarch Street Party Protest” on Storify]   Read More from the March In March Archive 






How the media stuffed up twice on $10 billion black hole yarn






Supreme confusion reigns among our esteemed media on the story, the players, their roles and the status of information released by the Government today. The Government claims that earlier performed departmental costings and modelling of the Coalition’s policies showed that they are likely to produce a $10 Billion black hole. Below is a quick summary […]






When blocking a troll escalates risk of troll-harm: A @geeksrulz investigation






by Tony Yegles (The Geek) 5 July 2013 In which my investigation into who is behind Twitter DIRTBOT accounts @LaborDirt and @ALPdirt and websites Labordirt.com and Twittertrolls.com reveals a series of inadvertent coincidences, happenstances and riddles wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma. What do you do when you come across obnoxious online behaviour of the troll-abuser-defamer […]






@geeksrulz compares IPA 100 point list and Labor policies and achievements






Interesting comparison in the ideas debate of policies, ideology and outcomes. The highlighted items on the IPA list are the ones the Coalition has committed to implementing. Please also check out Margo’s My people’s petition for Abbott to reveal his other IPA policies.   And to finish, some mining billionaire poetry: Read More: My people’s petition […]






Mal Brough style politics is back






A record breaking news and information about #menugate collated from Twitter











The Geek’s week in Twitter Pics






Storify by The Geek Sat, May 18 2013 Talking Pictures My week on twitter 13 May to 19 May 2013. Some pics from me, some pics retweeted by me and some pics sent to me. @Caroleina2 Here :) pic.twitter.com/yfQbe58F4n Created by @Vic_Rollison @KayRollison http://theaimn.com/2013/04/27/so-far-so-bad/ No Fibs [email protected] · Sat, May 18 2013 17:22:29 ReplyRetweetFavorite Twice #NDIS related […]






The MSM’s NDIS: Make the frame, change the frame, WTFs the frame?






By Tony ‘The Geek’ Yegles May 4 2013 I was fascinated by the media’s framing of the NDIS debate this week. Within 48 hours it moved from reporting a naked tax grab by the Prime Minister, to a worthy initiative when Mr Abbott put the national interest ahead of his political interest. Update below May 15 […]






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