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This incredible podcast presents the events and the issues of the week in a detailed but in a condensed manner, by the sincere writer, blogger and wannabe journalist/broadcaster, Hamish Hallett.

A Spoonful of News Hamish Hallett

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This incredible podcast presents the events and the issues of the week in a detailed but in a condensed manner, by the sincere writer, blogger and wannabe journalist/broadcaster, Hamish Hallett.

    59: Refunding The Public For Breaking COVID Rules, Filibuster, Psychedelics & Aya Yousef

    59: Refunding The Public For Breaking COVID Rules, Filibuster, Psychedelics & Aya Yousef

    Should the public be refunded for breaking COVID rules as more evidence comes out of parties being held at 10 Downing Street?


     


    What is the filibuster, and why is it important to the United States?


     


    Canada legalises psychedelics, but will other countries follow.


     


    Aya Yousef is caught in a frenzy over a video of her dancing in Egypt.


     


    Hamish


    Email: hamishhallett@gmail.com,


    Instagram: @mish2497


    Twitter: @HamishHallett


    The Spoonful Café: https://discord.gg/bZXUNabp


    Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/hamish-hallett/portfolio    


    Track: The Perpetual Ticking of Time — Artificial.Music [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/vSoQgxDwxYM Free Download / Stream: http://alplus.io/PerpetualTickingOfTime


    The Common Sense Network: https://www.tcsnetwork.co.uk/

    • 44 min
    58: Edward Colston Verdict, Molly-Mae Backlash, Kazakhstan Unrest & Novak Djokovic

    58: Edward Colston Verdict, Molly-Mae Backlash, Kazakhstan Unrest & Novak Djokovic

    The “Colston Four” are not guilty of their actions regarding the Edward Colston statue.


    Molly-Mae receives backlash over comments made on The Diary of a CEO podcast hosted by Steven Bartlett.


    There is unrest in Kazakhstan with anti-government protests.


    Novak Djokovic is involved in a vaccine saga with Australia as he may not be able to compete in the country’s major tennis tournament.


    Hamish


    Email: hamishhallett@gmail.com,


    Instagram: @mish2497


    Twitter: @HamishHallett


    The Spoonful Café: https://discord.gg/bZXUNabp


    Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/hamish-hallett/portfolio    


    Track: The Perpetual Ticking of Time — Artificial.Music [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/vSoQgxDwxYM Free Download / Stream: http://alplus.io/PerpetualTickingOfTime


    The Common Sense Network: https://www.tcsnetwork.co.uk/

    • 50 min
    57: Clowns At No.10, Julian Assange, Uyghur Tribunal Verdict & New Zealand Smoking Ban

    57: Clowns At No.10, Julian Assange, Uyghur Tribunal Verdict & New Zealand Smoking Ban

    There are clowns at No.10 Downing Street after more information is revealed about Christmas parties during last year’s lockdown.


     


    The United States wins its appeal over Julian Assange, meaning he can be extradited to the United States.


     


    The Uyghur tribunal makes their verdict and declares that China is committing genocide.


     


    New Zealand passes fascinating law to curb smoking habits for the young.


    Hamish


    Email: hamishhallett@gmail.com,


    Instagram: @mish2497


    Twitter: @HamishHallett


    The Spoonful Café: https://discord.gg/bZXUNabp


    Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/hamish-hallett/portfolio    


    Track: The Perpetual Ticking of Time — Artificial.Music [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/vSoQgxDwxYM Free Download / Stream: http://alplus.io/PerpetualTickingOfTime


    The Common Sense Network: https://www.tcsnetwork.co.uk/


     

    • 38 min
    56: Omicron, Urban Outrage, Peng Shuai & Barbados

    56: Omicron, Urban Outrage, Peng Shuai & Barbados

    Omicron is the latest Covid variant as governments prepare for a rise in cases.


     


    PETA’s satirical campaign Urban Outrage divide’s opinion.


     


    Peng Shuai’s disappearance creates alarm bells for the tennis world.


     


    Barbados becomes the newest republic.


     


    Hamish


    Email: hamishhallett@gmail.com,


    Instagram: @mish2497


    Twitter: @HamishHallett


    The Spoonful Café: https://discord.gg/bZXUNabp


    Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/hamish-hallett/portfolio    


    Track: The Perpetual Ticking of Time — Artificial.Music [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/vSoQgxDwxYM Free Download / Stream: http://alplus.io/PerpetualTickingOfTime


    The Common Sense Network: https://www.tcsnetwork.co.uk/

    • 36 min
    55: Boris Johnson Losing The plot? Wisconsin Xmas Market Attack, JK Rowling & Iqaluit Water Crisis

    55: Boris Johnson Losing The plot? Wisconsin Xmas Market Attack, JK Rowling & Iqaluit Water Crisis

    Is Boris Johnson losing the plot over a nightmare of a fortnight?


     


    Wisconsin Christmas market attack raises concerns over the safety of Christmas markets.


     


    JK Rowling’s address is leaked, questioning if activism is going too far.


     


    Iqaluit water crisis showcases first nations miseries in Canada.


    Hamish


    Email: hamishhallett@gmail.com,


    Instagram: @mish2497


    Twitter: @HamishHallett


    The Spoonful Café: https://discord.gg/bZXUNabp


    Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/hamish-hallett/portfolio    


    Track: The Perpetual Ticking of Time — Artificial.Music [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/vSoQgxDwxYM Free Download / Stream: http://alplus.io/PerpetualTickingOfTime


    The Common Sense Network: https://www.tcsnetwork.co.uk/

    • 48 min
    54: Racism In Cricket, Locking Up The Unvaccinated, Amazon-Visa & Mate Crime

    54: Racism In Cricket, Locking Up The Unvaccinated, Amazon-Visa & Mate Crime

    Azeem Rafiq’s revelations puts cricket in a racism storm.


     


    Austria locks up the unvaccinated, but will other countries follow?


     


    Amazon and Visa are in a feud over the retailer’s decision to stop accepting Visa credit cards issued in the UK.


     


    Exploring mate crime and why we need to talk about it.


     


    In other news, Kyle Rittenhouse is acquitted of all charges while the UK’ terrorism level goes to severe after the Liverpool attack. Meanwhile, Narendra Modi repels farm laws, and there is a Make Amazon Pay campaign on 26th November.     


    Hamish


    Email: hamishhallett@gmail.com,


    Instagram: @mish2497


    Twitter: @HamishHallett


    The Spoonful Café: https://discord.gg/bZXUNabp


     Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/hamish-hallett/portfolio    


     


    Track: The Perpetual Ticking of Time — Artificial.Music [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/vSoQgxDwxYM Free Download / Stream: http://alplus.io/PerpetualTickingOfTime


     


    The Common Sense Network: https://www.tcsnetwork.co.uk/

    • 41 min

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