2UE Video Editorial: John Stanley & Garry Linnell are puzzled over the Liberals running scared in upcoming by elections and not running candidates. Is it a gutless move by the government? Have Your Say!
Sydney Attacks: Safety concerns are being raised over the lack of lighting in public areas following several attacks across Sydney. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the warnings issued to women walking at night.
By Elections: John Stanley & Garry Linnell with Premier Mike Baird, who has publicly urged the Nationals not to consider contesting the Hunter by-elections in October following the latest corruption scandal.
2UE Video Editorial: Everybody needs good neighbours, but we don't always get to know them? John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal how as times change, many of us are no longer aware of who is living next door.
2UE Video Editorial: A photo showing an Australian child holding the head of a decapitated soldier is "beyond belief". John & Garry on the warnings that the west is likely to be fighting radical Islam for 100 years.
Outrage: Former army chief Peter Leahy says a photo showing an Australian child holding the head of a decapitated soldier is "beyond belief" and is calling on Islamic community leaders to address the issue.
2UE Video Editorial: Parramatta Council wants to charge $4,000 for spray painted ads around its CBD. John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal the ridiculousness of the idea, and why drivers won't see the road ads.
Spin Cycle: Our toll roads are operated by Transurban, who it has been revealed have taken $1 billion from Australia's driver, but paid only $3 million in tax. John & Garry with Sue Cato on the spin, lifters and leaners.
2UE Video Editorial: The murky areas of surrogacy have been highlighted by the story of abandoned baby Gammy. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the path ahead as more turn to surrogacy and gender selection.
Games Gold: The Commonwealth Games have come to a close. Are they still relevant? We were warned not to expect a gold rush, but John & Garry ask Sports Minister Peter Dutton if we got our money's worth.
What would you do? John & Garry reveal just how precious life is on this tiny planet. Astrophysicist Dr Paul Francis says we'd have only a few hours notice of an asteroid big enough to destroy a city like Sydney.
2UE Video Editorial: Tony Abbott is struggling in the polls, and despite his handling of the MH17 crisis, he still hasn't been taken to our hearts. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on what he needs to do, and with a hostile Senate.
Beyond Death: Ever had a near death experience? It seems those who have been through the experience all experience the same thing. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on near-death experiences that are surprisingly vivid.
Internet Secrecy: Teenagers are adept at hiding their internet activities from parents. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on how to keep your children safe in the digital space with sexts, texts and selfies author Susan McLean.
Poll Slide: Why hasn't Prime Minister Tony Abbott gained stronger leadership polling from his response to MH17? John Stanley & Garry Linnell with Graham Richardson on the poll slide and the biography of Joe Hockey.
2UE Video Editorial: A young victim on MH17 was usually a confident flyer, but had a premonition the plane would crash. John & Garry ask, do you believe humans can have accurate premonitions of future unfolding events?
Real Estate Scam: A recent real estate scam saw a Canberra property sold by fraudsters while the owner was living overseas. Could it happen in Sydney? John Stanley & Garry Linnell with a warning for all home owners.
2UE Video Editorial: The Commonwealth Games are underway, & despite the knockers, there are significant benefits for our sports community. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on why we should support the games.
Mortgage Wars: Australians are being warned against diving in to fixed rate home loans as the banks compete in a price war, slashing five-year rates. John & Garry with Paul Clitheroe and his advice on your mortgage.
Flight MH17: Former Chief Economic Advisor to Putin, Andrei Illarionov says Putin ordered Russian forces, not rebels, to shoot down MH17. He makes extraordinary claims on the crisis with John Stanley & Garry Linnell.
2UE Video Editorial: Jacqui Lambie proves the PUP party will not be boring, nor are they guilty of pollie speak. John Stanley & Garry Linnell discuss whether a male MP would get the same questioning, and is it refreshing.
Accused: John & Garry discuss why a Sydney court's heard it'll take some time to complete the case against accused killers Roger Rogerson & Glen McNamara due to delays in the post mortem on their alleged victim.
No Script: Jacqui Lambie says she is just an everyday person, despite the title of Senator ahead of her name. John Stanley & Garry Linnell ask if she is an over-sharer, & she lets them know she simply won't be scripted.
The Whisper: Who should be made a Dame or a Knight? How should it work? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the whipers from Canberra that the line up for the title is long, but the handouts will be limited for the titles.
2UE Video Editorial: Changes have been flagged for childcare payments with a single means-tested subsidy. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on our age of entitlement, and why we payout subsidies for couples to have children.
Light Rail: What's under George street , one of the oldest streets in Sydney. John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal how digging up the street for light rail may uncover some of the city's biggest secrets throughout our history.
Childcare Changes: A single means-tested childcare payment could replace the suite of subsidies already in place, as part of sweeping reforms to the sector. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on changes to a complicated system.
Unanimous UN Vote: Australia has applauded the unanimous backing of its resolution at the United Nations Security Council calling for full and unrestricted access to the Malaysia Airlines crash site in Ukraine.
2UE Video Editorial: The West has been horrified at the vision of flight MH17 and the souls aboard strewn through fields in the Ukraine. John Stanley & Garry Linnell discuss the lack of dignity being afforded.
Flight HM17: Prime Minister Tony Abbott has spoken to Russian President Vladimir Puti overnight. He has renewed calls for the bodies of victims of Flight MH 17 to be handed over to independent investigators immediately.
Latest Polls: The scrapping of the carbon tax has failed to give the Coalition a bounce in the polls. Labor's primary vote has jumped 3 points and it leads 54-46 after preferences. Bill Shorten remains preferred PM.
MH 17: John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal who they strongly believe is responsible for the tragedy of flight MH17. What will the ramifications be? 295 people are dead, and one man the world will now hold responsible.
2UE Video Editorial: What is more frustrating, sitting in Sydney traffic attempting to get somewhere, or trying to get service from a call centre? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on frustrations getting decent service.
Tolls: Western Sydney will continue to pay a staggering amount in tolls to get across the city, and for decades to come. John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal the inequity of funding roads that serve some suburbs across our city.
Smokers: Plain packaging laws are credited for a big decline in smoking rates. According to the National Drugs Strategy Household Survey the daily smoking rate has fallen from 15.1% in 2010 to 12.8% last year.
Renaming Sydney Suburbs: Many Sydney suburbs have fascinating reasons for their names. John & Garry discuss the proposal for Sydney suburbs to revert to Aboriginal names. What would your suburb be called?
2UE Video Editorial: Critics are slamming comments from the head of the national curriculum review, backing corporal punishment. John & Garry discuss his views on the cane & school punishment with Michael Carr-Gregg.
Palmer Bullying? Independent senator Nick Xenophon has accused Clive Palmer of bullying and is demanding he apologise. John Stanley & Garry Linnell discuss his erratic behavior. Is he a Jekyll & Hyde personality?
Wise Words: Have we become too focused on our youth, at the expense of our elderly? Do respect their wisdom and grace? John & Garry with 108 year old Alfred Date, Australia's oldest man, and 4th oldest in the world.
Increase Immigration: Rupert Murdoch says Australia has an unprecedented opportunity to prosper from its fortunate geography in Asia-Pacific. John & Garry discuss his call to throw-open our doors to immigration.
2UE Video Editorial: How do you solve a problem like Clive Palmer? John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveals we are living with an awkward situation and can expect more grand standing. Can the PM work with Palmer Party?
Family Feud Returns: A family favourite on our small screens returns to Channel Ten, Family Feud is back. John Stanley & Garry Linnell with new host Grant Denyer and a few survey says questions for him to answer.
World Cup: Celebrations for German soccer fans around the world this morning with their side taking out the Fifa World Cup with a heart stopping win over Aregntina. John Stanley & Garry Linnell with one excited fan.
Thorpie: Why did it take Ian Thorpe so long to reveal he's gay? John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal the swimming legend feared the Australian public's reaction, and that was part of the reason for hiding the fact he's gay.
2UE Video Editorial: John Stanley & Garry Linnell ask if organisers were looking for publicity when booking a Muslim Speaker to talk about 'honour killings'. They have a few topic subjects for the Festival of Dangerous Ideas.
HR Disaster: Myer bragged it had snared Andrew Flanagan, a former managing director of a global fast fashion juggernaut company. But as John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal, his CV may not have been all it seemed.
Dangerous Ideas: Organisers say they weren't advocating violence, when they booked a Muslim Speaker to talk about 'honour killings' at the Sydney Opera House. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the Festival of Dangerous Ideas.
Hypnosis: Big response to our segment with hypnotherapist Kylie Ryan, who helped Garry kick his caffeine addiction and made him speak like a space alien. Hear the chat and tell us what you think of hypnotherapy.
2UE Video Editorial: Bail laws and time travel. Would the Attorney General take a trip back in time to undo the changes he made to bail laws? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on what they would do with time travel.
Global Condemnation: Egypt will be pressured to free Australian journalist Peter Greste after being handed a 7 year sentence for speaking with the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood. John & Garry on the decision.
2UE Video Editorial: Police are urging older drivers to stay alert on our roads, with new figures showing fatalities among the age group are on the rise. Drivers aged 60-79 killed in crashes is 33 up from 29 last year.
Misleading Advertising: A court ruled Coles bread not "freshly baked", as claimed in ads. John Stanley & Garry Linnell with consumer advocate Christopher Zinn on clever wording consumers should look out for.
2UE Video Editorial: From mobile phone bans at petrol stations to liquid restrictions on planes, the science behind these and many other rules doesn't stack up. John Stanley & Garry Linnell bust a few modern day myths.
War in Iraq: The insurgency in Iraq has seen some people return to the country to fight. Should their passports be cancelled? John Stanley & Garry Linnell with Bob Carr who fought for such a move as Foreign Minister.
NSW Win: The New South Wales team has confidently won the State of Origin series in Game II as the score line reads 6 to 4 over Queensland. The win heralded by Premier Mike Baird with John & Garry on 2UE.
2UE Video Editorial: A marathon night of sport, with NSW making for a spectacular win in Origin. What did you think of the game? John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal the sleeping giant of our future in Australian sport.
US Royals Envy: From the era of Camelot with the Kennedys, to the era of the Bush and Clinton dynasties. John Stanley & Garry Linnell speak with 2UE Drive announcer Justin Smith who suggest the US has 'royals envy'?
Polls: Treasurer Joe Hockey is standing by PM Abbott as the latest Newspoll shows a further drop in approval ratings. Polls have fallen another 3 points to 30% while Liberals trail Labor 53-47 two party preferred.
Bail Laws: It's claimed controversial changes to the Bail Act, which have seen an accused wife-killer freed, are a State Government cost-saving measure. John Stanley & Garry Linnell ask if it places the community at risk?
2UE Video Editorial: The World Cup is underway in Brazil. Who do you support? John Stanley & Garry Linnell discuss the outpouring of support for the Socceroos. Is it the only team that Aussies should be supporting?
Taking Up Arms: Western Sydney postcodes make up five of the top 10 postcodes for licensed handgun owners. So why is the West taking up arms? John Stanley and Garry Linnell discuss why we need gun control.
War in Middle East: Australia has begun evacuating officials from Iraq as Islamic Militants continue their push towards the capital Baghdad, and post horrific photographs of the massacre of Iraqi troops on twitter and online.
2UE Video Editorial: The World Cup is underway in Brazil, but back home 2UE listeners were in a spin over whether the game is called football or soccer. John Stanley & Garry Linnell argue themselves, soccer or football?
War in Iraq: Tony Abbott has discussed military ties and democracy with the President of the United States. We may return into Iraq with the US with Obama saying he can always rely on Australia to help in difficult situations.
Video Editorial: 900 jobs to go & whispers of thousands more to come, but the boss of Australia Post is earning $4.8 million? John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal the staggering pay packet, & the future of Australia Post.
Power & Polls: Premier Mike Baird tells John Stanley & Garry Linnell he's prepared to 'stake his career' on selling the state's poles and wires, to ensure we're provided with vital infrastructure over the coming years.
Slush Fund? John Stanley & Garry Linnell look at the proceedings and whether former PM Julia Gillard will need to front the inquiry along with Opposition Leader Bill Shorten to answer issues raised over recent days.
Top Paid Postie: Does the man in charge of Australia Post deserve his annual $4.8 million pay packet? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the cuts announced to staff, and they compare the pay rates of the PM & other posties.
2UE Video Editorial: The Beatles toured Sydney 50 years ago, and many reflect on an incredible band, but not all. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the cult of The Beatles, and why Garry just never got their music?
Beatles 50th: The Beatles toured Australia 50 years ago this week to screaming fans and at the height of their popularity. John Stnaley & Garry Linnell reflect on the times with Malcom Cooke assistant manager of the tour.
Praise for PM Tony Abbott: Former Labor leader Kim Beazley has heaped praise on Prime Minister Tony Abbott as his term as Australia's key representative in the US is extended. Michael Pachi reports from New York.
Electricity Sell Off Support: Former Labor Treasurer Michael Costa has thrown his support behind the Premier's plan to sell off part of the state's electricity network, and is urging the opposition to do the same.
Video Editorial: Quite a debate on incoming Senators that will hold the balance of power. John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the pivotal positions in the Senate for 6 years. Should we expect our MPs to understand politics?
Working Smarter: As most of us head back to work following a long weekend and shortened working week, John Stanley & Garry Linnell look at a trial in Sweden. A 6 hour working day 9am to 3pm. Could it work here?
Sell Off: Infrastructure groups say privatising the state's electricity network is our one chance to catch up with the rest of the country. The State Government is meeting to consider whether to sell off our poles and wires.
2UE Video Editorial: John Stanley & Garry Linnell turn fashion gurus and critique our latest uniforms on offer for the Commonwealth Games. Are you impressed with outfits? Do they represent a modern country?
Haunted Sydney: What are Sydney's most haunted places? John Stanley & Garry Linnell seek out someone who knows, Grant Osborn, author of Something Is Out There & producer of the Foxtel TV series Haunting Australia.
In The Balance: MPs are finding out just how difficult things will be having to negotiate to with maverick Clive Palmer. John Stanley & Garry Linnell with Senator Nick Xenophon on the complications that are ahead.
Commonwealth Games: John Stanley & Garry Linnell turn fashion gurus and critique our latest uniforms on offer for the Commonwealth Games. The team is set for Glasgow, but what do you think of the uniforms they will wear.
2UE Video Editorial: Are parents now being more badly behaved at kids sports than ever? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on John Hopoate being investigated for allegedly abusing a referee at an under-10s Manly game.
Road Congestion: No surprises that Sydney has the most congested roads in Australia, and their busiest day of the week is Wednesday. John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveals the roads that are the worst, and in need of attention.
The Whisper: Has the iconic Doyles at Circular Quay been given a notice to vacate the premises? Kerry Stokes & Lachlan Murdoch dining at lunch together? A couple of the whispers with John Stanley & Garry Linnell.
Puppet Master? The war of words over leadership rumblings reveals a new puppet master of politics. Is PM Abbott in political peril with the upcoming Senate? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on who is really in control politically.
Liberal Infighting: Efforts to sell the budget are failing to deliver a boost in support for the Abbott government in the latest opinion poll. It comes as a war of words erupts & rumblings of leadership instability grow momentum.
Favourite Book: An elderly woman has been reunited with her favourite childhood book, 66 years after she believed it was lost. John Stanley & Garry Linnell with Betty Fowkes on finding her book online in New York.
Rescue Efforts: Should bush walkers rescued from the Blue Mountains have to pay for their own rescue? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the costs of rescues mounting, and an increasing amount of bushwalkers unprepared.
Drug Tests: Should the unemployed be drug tested to receive unemployment benefits? John Stanley & Garry Linnell on the idea being put forward by some MPs as a way to show the unemployed are job ready and not bludging?
The Whisper: will the Badgery's Creek airport announcement be fast-tracked? Tinned pineapple is now in short supply, but what of the story, Mosman may be the home of a drive-through restaurant and new theme park?
Our regular spinner Sue Cato calls in to 2UE with her top spins of the week: The perils of Twitter and celebrities using the F-bomb. John Stanley & Garry Linnell reveal what you've been spun in the news haedlines this week.
Should penalty rates be scrapped on a Sunday? Are they hurting businesses and exacerbating youth unemployment? John & Garry discuss reform of the penalty rate system. Are they too high and inflexible?
What's Kevin Rudd up to? John Stanley & Garry Linnell have managed to keep a straight face revealing the report Kevin is on a one-man peace mission to Russia to speak with President Putin over the Crimea.