The Buzz : Everything You Need To Know Today Aug 2nd

Merge 104.8  |  02 August 2021

Gerard Butler is the latest actor to a sue a film company over lost earnings. The lawsuit alleges that he is owed at least $10million for the movie Olympus Has Fallen, which he should have received in backend compensation. He claims that box office receipts failed to mention that $8million had gone to its own executives.


Sky News Australia has been banned from uploading content to YouTube for one week after the channel allegedly breached rules on spreading so-called ‘Covid misinformation’. The videos that were taken down included ‘debates around whether masks were effective and whether lockdowns were justified when considering their adverse health outcomes. YouTube said it had ‘clear and established Covid-19 medical misinformation policies’.


Getting paid to eat food sounds like an ideal job! A website in the UK is looking for Breakfast Testers who’ll be paid £250 to help them find the best breakfast in England. Applicants that are successful will have to judge the food as overall taste, value for money, quality of produce, breakfast item ratio and how appetising the overall appearance is. To take part all you need to fill in a short questionnaire explaining why you should be picked for the role.

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